KVPY Syllabus and Subjects
As such, no particular syllabus is prescribed for the written test. However the course content is only what the student has learnt till Class 12. The main objective of this test is to test the understanding and analytical ability of the student rather than his/her factual knowledge.
 Physics
 Mathematics
 Chemistry
Instructions
The following instructions should be kept in mind.

The duration of test is 3 hours (9.30 a. m. To 12.30 p. m.).

The exam is multiple choice questions based for 100 marks. The paper has two parts, Part I consisting of four sections (each containing 20 questions) and four sections in Part II (each containing 10 questions). You are given choice to answer any THREE of the four sections in Part I, and any TWO of the four sections in Part II.

The composition of the question paper is given in the table below:
Subject Part I
Part II
Mathematics 20 questions1 mark each
10 questions2 marks each
Physics 20 questions1 mark each
10 questions2 marks each
Chemistry 20 questions1 mark each
10 questions2 marks each
Biology 20 questions1 mark each
10 questions2 marks each

The answer paper is an OMR sheet. All the answers are to be marked in the given sheet itself.

One correct answer among the four given choices is to be marked.

There is negative marking for wrong answers. Unanswered questions will not be evaluated and will not be penalized as a wrong answer.

In Part I each correct answer gets 1 mark and for each incorrect answer 0.25 marks will be deducted. In Part II 2 marks will be given for each correct answer and 0.5 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
Discussions & Questions
 KVPY Class 9 syllabus?
 asked by pr...@ on
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KVPY is conducted for Class XI and XII students and the syllabus is the corresponding syllabus for the classes. answered by Examrace on
 I wanted to know about class 10th syllabus and application form date.
 asked by ri...@ on
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Please refer the following link for eligibility of KVPY examination  http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPYInformation/KVPYEligibility.html. All the updates will be made live as and when available on the Examrace website itself. answered by Examrace on
 Is writing biology optional for students of 11th in KVPY?
 asked by ku...@ on
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Please check out the following link at teh website  http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPYInformation/KVPYExamPattern.html answered by Examrace on
 How can we find tan 90 cot 90?
 asked by am...@ on
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We can solve this as tan 90 = sin 90/cos 90 and cot 90 = cos 90/sin 90, when we multiply the two we get sin 90/cos 90 x cos 90/sin 90 = 1 answered by Examrace on
 In which standerd I can give this exam? & I want some more detail about this exam and sylabus. Are there any conditions to apply for this exam? Which are the possible dates of exam?
 asked by sa...@ on
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Please check out the eligibility for KVPY at the following link  http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPYInformation/KVPYEligibility.html answered by Examrace on
 What is the exact syllabus for the KVPY exam being conducted in 2015? And I have not opted for mathematics in class 11. Till which class do we need to pursue. Maths in order to give this exam?
 asked by si...@ on
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Please check out the KVPY past papers and you will get an idea about the syllabus of KVPY  http://www.examrace.com/KVPY/KVPYPreviousYearsPapers/ answered by Examrace on
 What is the Syallabus for KVPY exam conducted on 1st november,2015
 asked by ra...@ on
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You need to cover the syllabus for class 11th and 12th, there is no prescribed syllabus for KVPY. answered by Examrace on