Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamNational Level

About JNVST 2022

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) conducts Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) for class 6 and 9 admissions, every year. The JNVST Class 6th and 9 registrations have been commenced. Students can apply for JNVST exam until November 30, 2021, for Class 6, and November 15, 2021, for Class 9 in online mode only.

About JNVST 2022 Class 6 Exam

  • The exam of JNVST 6th admission will be held on April 30, 2022.
  • JNVST 2022 exam will be conducted in one phase only for all 661 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas. 
  • Students studying in the 5th class can apply for Navodaya class 6 admission 2022 if they fulfill other eligibility norms. 
  • JNV Selection Test for class 6 admission 2022 will be held in pen and paper mode from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm.
  • Students in class 6th are tested in the Mental ability test, Arithmetic, and Language test.
  • Navodaya result 2022 will be declared on the official website navodaya.gov.in.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be granted admission to the Navodaya Vidyalaya.

About JNVST Class 9 Exam 2022

  • 8th class students are eligible for class 9 admission if they were born between May 1, 2006, and April 30, 2010. 
  • 9th class JNVST 2022 exam will be conducted on April 9, 2022, in offline mode.
  • Class 9 JNVST test 2022 comprises questions from English, Hindi, Maths, and Science.
  • Admit card will be made available online in March 2022, tentatively.
  • JNVST Class 9 result 2022 will tentatively be declared in May 2022.


JNVST 2022 Exam Pattern

JNVST Class 6 Exam Pattern

JNVST Exam Pattern for Class 6 consists of information about the question paper such as sections covered, distribution of marks, total marks, weightage per section and so on.

  • As per the JNVST 2022 exam pattern, there will be four sections for the class 6 exam.
  • There will be no negative marking.
  • The exam will be held in pen and paper mode.
  • The JNVST 2022 test duration is 2 hours or 160 minutes.
  • All the questions in the JNVST 2022 exam will be of multiple-choice questions.
  • The questions will be asked from Mental Ability Test, Arithmetic test and Language Test

JNVST 2022 for Class VI Exam Pattern

Topics in class 6 JNVST

Number of questions


Mental Ability Test






Language Test






JNVST Class 9 Exam Pattern

  • As per the JNVST exam pattern for class 9, the exam will be held for 2 and a half hours.
  • Divyang category students or students with special needs will be allowed 30 minutes extra to take the test.
  • OMR sheets will be provided for answering the 1 mark multiple-choice questions.
  • The medium of JNVST 2022 exam will be English/Hindi.
  • The difficulty level of the paper will be of the 8th standard syllabus.

JNVST Class 9 Exam Pattern 2022





















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JNVST 2022 Syllabus

JNVST Class 6 Syllabus

Mental ability test-

Mental ability test: Unit 01

Odd-main out

Mental ability test: Unit 02

Figure matching

Mental ability test: Unit 03

Pattern completion

Mental ability test: Unit 04

Figure series completion

Mental ability test: Unit 05


Mental ability test: Unit 06

Geometrical figure completion (triangle, square, circle)

Mental ability test: Unit 07

Mirror imaging

Mental ability test: Unit 08

Punched hold pattern-folding/unfolding

Mental ability test: Unit 09

Space visualization

Mental ability test: Unit 10

Embedded figure

Arithmetic test-

Arithmetic test: Unit 01

Number and numeric system

Arithmetic test: Unit 02

Four fundamental operations on whole number

Arithmetic test: Unit 03

Fractional number and four fundamental operations on them

Arithmetic test: Unit 04

Factors and multiples including their properties

Arithmetic test: Unit 05

LCM and HCF of numbers

Arithmetic test: Unit 06

Decimals and fundamental operations on them

Arithmetic test: Unit 07

Conversion of fractions to decimals and vice-versa

Arithmetic test: Unit 08

Measurement of length, mass, capacity, time, money etc

Arithmetic test: Unit 09

Distance, time, and speed

Arithmetic test: Unit 10

Approximation of expressions

Arithmetic test: Unit 11

Simplification of numerical expressions

Arithmetic test: Unit 12

Percentage and its applications

Arithmetic test: Unit 13

Profit and loss

Arithmetic test: Unit 14

Simple interest

Arithmetic test: Unit 15

Perimeter, area, and volume

Language test-

Language test: Unit 01

Reading comprehension

JNVST Class 9 Syllabus


English: Unit 01

Comprehension (unseen passage)

English: Unit 02

Word and sentence

English: Unit 03

Structure spelling

English: Unit 04

Rearranging jumbled words

English: Unit 05


English: Unit 06

Use of degrees of comparison

English: Unit 07

Modal auxiliaries

English: Unit 08

Use of prepositions

English: Unit 09

Tense forms

English: Unit 10

Reported speech

General science-

General science: Unit 01


General science: Unit 02

Material I

General science: Unit 03

Material II

General science: Unit 04

Living/ non living

General science: Unit 05


General science: Unit 06


General science: Unit 07


General science: Unit 08

Chemical effects of electric current

General science: Unit 09

Natural phenomena

General science: Unit 10

Solar system


Mathematics: Unit 01

Rational numbers

Mathematics: Unit 02

Squares and square roots

Mathematics: Unit 03

Cubes and cube roots

Mathematics: Unit 04

Exponents and powers

Mathematics: Unit 05

Direct and inverse proportions

Mathematics: Unit 06

Comparing quantities (percentage, profit and loss, discount. simple and compound interest)

Mathematics: Unit 07

Algebraic expressions and identities including factorization

Mathematics: Unit 08

Linear equations in one variable

Mathematics: Unit 09

Understanding quadrilaterals (parallelogram, rhombus, rectangle, square, kite)

Mathematics: Unit 10


Mathematics: Unit 11

Data Handling (Bar graph, pie chart, organizing data, probability)
Application Start Date :

13th September 2021

Application End Date :

15th November 2021

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