KVPY Cut Off 2022-23: Get KVPY SA/SX/SB Cutoff Score - Embibe
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  • Last Modified 16-08-2022
  • Written By Varsha
  • Last Modified 16-08-2022

KVPY Cut-off Score 2022-23: Check KVPY Result

KVPY Cut-off Score 2022: The KVPY examination was held on January 9, 2022. Earlier, KVPY 2021-22 exam was scheduled to be conducted on November 7, 2021. The exam was postponed after Madras HC stayed the aptitude test due to regional language concerns. Once the exam is conducted, the KVPY Cut-off score will release for ST/SC, General and PWD candidates.

The officials also release a provisional merit list along with the cut-off scores. We will update the cut-off list for the KVPY exam 2021-22 as soon as the official authorities declare it. Here, you can check the last year’s KVPY cut-off list and get an idea of the minimum marks to qualify for KVPY and the expected cut-off marks for KVPY (SA, SX, SB) 2021-22.

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Latest Update: 
The exam conducting board has postponed the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana, KVPY Exam 2021-22. Following the Madras High Court’s order to postpone the exam due to concerns over regional languages, the Department of Science and Technology of the Government of India has issued an official announcement- to conduct the KVPY Exam on January 9, 2022.

Official Website Says – The Honourable High Court of Madras, Madurai bench stayed the KVPY Aptitude Test scheduled on November 07, 2021. We regret to inform you that the KVPY Aptitude Test will not be held on November 07, 2021. Further updates will be available on the website, kvpy.iisc.ernet.in.

According to the revised dates, KVPY 2021-22 Exam will now get conducted on January 9, 2022. The exam was set to take offline on November 7, 2021. The exam regulating organisation, the Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru, also distributed the admit card for the KVPY Exam 2021 on October 8, 2021.

KVPY Exam 2022 – Overview

SpecificsDetails
Exam NameKishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Examination
Abbreviated AsKVPY
Conducting BodyIndian Institute of Science (IISc), Bengaluru
Frequency of ConductOnce a Year
Exam LevelIntermediate
LanguagesEnglish, Hindi
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExamOnline
Exam Duration3 Hours

KVPY Cut-off Date 2022

EventsDates
The KVPY 2021-22 ExamJanuary 2022
Declaration of KVPY Result 2021-22February 2022 (Tentative)
Release of KVPY SA Cutoff 2021-22December 2021
Release of KVPY SX Cutoff 2021-22December 2021
Release of KVPY SB Cutoff 2021-22December 2021

About KVPY Cut-off

The KVPY Cut-off 2021 for SA, SX, and SB streams will be released tentatively in January 2022 by IISc. The KVPY cut-off 2021 is the minimum score required to pass the written exam. The results will be published in the form of a merit list, with students whose scores are equal to or higher than the cutoff appearing on the KVPY merit list. For your reference, we have included past year cutoffs below. The KVPY cut-off will differ depending on the category and stream of KVPY 2021. The KVPY Scholarship 2021 will be awarded to students who meet the KVPY cutoff 2021.

KVPY Cut Off Deciding Factors 2022

The KVPY SA, SX and SB Cut-off are released considering various factors. The list of factors that are considered while releasing the KVPY 2021 Cutoff for SA, SX, and SB streams are as follows:

  1. The total number of candidates who appeared for the examination
  2. The difficulty level of examination
  3. Previous year cutoff score
  4. Total number of scholarships available
  5. Maximum and minimum KVPY marks scored by candidates

Highlights Of KVPY Cut-Off 2021

Note the following points:

  1. KVPY Cut-off is the basis for the final shortlisting of candidates for the fellowship.
  2. The KVPY Cut-off is calculated on the basis of performance in the KVPY Aptitude Test 2021.
  3. The cut-off marks of KVPY 2021 are based on a number of factors including maximum marks secured by an aspirant, minimum marks secured by an aspirant, number of candidates who appeared, etc.
  4. KVPY 2021 Cut-off for each of the streams will be announced out of the maximum of 100 marks.

Advantages of Referring to KVPY Previous Year Cut-off

The benefits of referring to KVPY Previous Year Cut-off and some of the cut-off determining factors are listed below:

  1. Students can use the predicted KVPY Cut-off to help them target their score.
  2. To determine their chances of selection, they should compare their scores to those listed in the SA, SX, and SB KVPY cut-offs for 2022.
  3. They strengthen the weak areas and prepare for the following round if they discover any probability of selection.

KVPY Previous Year Cut-Off (2020-21)

The official KVPY cut-off 2020-21 as released by IISc, is as under:

Cutoff Marks for General Merit:

  • Stream – SA: 52.00 % and above
  • Stream – SX: 52.00 % and above
  • Stream – SB: 47.00 % and above

Cut Off Marks for All India Rank List under Empowerment Initiative for SC/ST Students in the KVPY Fellowship Program:

  • Stream – SA: 40.00 % and above
  • Stream – SX: 40.00 % and above
  • Stream – SB: 35.00 % and above

Cutoff Marks for All India Rank List under Empowerment Initiative for PWD students in the KVPY Fellowship Program:

  • Stream – SA: 40.00 % and above
  • Stream – SX: 40.00 % and above
  • Stream – SB: 35.00 % and above

KVPY Previous Year (Cut-off 2020-21) Dates

Let’s look at the KVPY Cut-off release date:

EventsDates
Release of KVPY Answer Key 20215th February 2021
Declaration of KVPY Result 2021April 2021
Release of KVPY SA Cutoff 202116th March 2021
Release of KVPY SX Cutoff 202116th March 2021
Release of KVPY SB Cutoff 202116th March 2021

Previous Year KVPY Cut-Off Score

Candidates can also go through the previous year’s KVPY Cut-off Score to get an idea about this year’s KVPY Cutoffs:

KVPY Cut-Off List 2019

The KVPY 2019 Cut-off for SA, SX, and SB streams are tabulated below:

StreamGeneral/OBCSC/STPwD
SA44/10032/10032/100
SB49/10033/10033/100
SX59/10043/10043/100

KVPY Cut-Off List 2018

The KVPY 2018 Cut-off for SA, SX, and SB streams are tabulated below:

StreamGeneral/OBCSC/STPwD
SA45/10032/10032/100
SB43/10030/10030/100
SX53/10040/10040/100

KVPY Cut-Off List 2017

The KVPY 2017 Cut-off for SA, SX, and SB streams are tabulated below:

StreamGeneralSC/ST Cut-OffPwD Cut-Off
SA45/10035/10035/100
SB43/10033/10033/100
SX53/10043/10043/100

KVPY Cut Off List 2016

The KVPY 2016 Cut-off for SA, SX, and SB streams are tabulated below:

StreamGeneral Cut OffSC/ST Cut-OffPWD Cut-Off
SA55%45%45%
SB50%34%34%
SX55%43%43%

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The frequently asked questions with solutions to KVPY 2022 Cut-off are as follows:

Q1. When KVPY Cut-off 2022 will be released?

A. KVPY 2022 Cut-off will be released shortly after the exams are conducted successfully and the results are declared.

Q2. What are the minimum marks to qualify in KVPY?

A. KVPY 2021 Cut-off will be the minimum mark to qualify for the KVPY examination.

Q3. What is the cut-off for KVPY 2022?

A. Candidates can check the official KVPY Cut-off list mentioned in this article above.

Q4. How many students get a KVPY scholarship every year?

A. Every year, the KVPY Scholarship numbers vary. In the academic year 2019-20, the students were offered a total of 2421 scholarships.

We hope that this detailed article on KVPY Cut-off Score helps you. If you have any issues concerning the KVPY Cut-off Score or any aspect of the exam in general, drop your query in the comments section below. We will get back to you at the earliest.

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