• Admission in Navodaya Vidyalayas are made at the level of class VI-through a test conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on all India basis. However ,provision is also made for lateral entry of students in class IX & XI.


  • The medium of the test is in 21 Indian Languages .It is non –verbal and objective in nature and is so designed that talented children from rural areas are able to compete without suffering from any disadvantage.


  • All the children who have studied and passed Class V from any Govt.School/ Govt. recognized School of that district and are between 9 and 13 years of age are eligible to appear in entrance test for Class-VI The child should have studied in Class –III ,IV and class V in the same district.