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KVPY Syllabus

kVPY SyllabusCheck KVPY Syllabus from this page!! Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana has announced KVPY study material for SA, SX, and SB stream. Candidates who are going to appear in the KVPY exam, they can get the KVPY exam pattern from here. Candidates may download the KVPY Syllabus 2017 through online mode in the PDF format by proceeding the below mention guidelines.

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About Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana
KVPY Syllabus For SA Stream
KVPY Syllabus For SX Stream 
KVPY Syllabus For SB Stream 
KVPY Online Test Pattern
Important Note

The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is a nationwide program in basic science sponsored by science and technology department, government of India. The main scope of KYPY fellowship is to attract the extraordinarily candidates all over the country and motivating them to pursue the courses related to research career. Stay tuned to www.recruitmentinboxx.com for kvpy.org.in syllabus and for more news and updates on Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana Fellowship/Scholarship.

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KVPY Syllabus

Conducting organization:

Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna is conducting by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India. Only Indian citizens are eligible for the KVPY fellowships/scholarships. Students who wish to pursue their education in India in the following undergraduate courses in basic sciences subjects like B.Sc. /B.S. /B.Stat/B.Math. /Int. M.Sc. /M.S.  In following fields are eligible for the KVPY programme:

  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Cell Biology
  • Ecology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Botany, Zoology
  • Physiology
  • Biotechnology
  • Neurosciences
  • Bioinformatics
  • Marine Biology
  • Geology
  • Human Biology
  • Genetics
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Applied Physics
  • Geophysics
  • Materials Science
  • Environmental Science

There is no pre arranged syllabus for aptitude tests. Candidates are tested as per the syllabus of the class X/XII/First year of B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./M.S Math as applicable. The core purpose of the test is to check the understanding and logical capability of the applicant.

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Syllabus of KVPY Stream SA:

KVPY SA Steam syllabus covers all the topics & chapters of Class X & XI. The syllabus of Stream A is given here

Physics Chemistry  Biology Mathematics
  • Magnetic Effects of Current
  • Sources of  Energy
  • Reflection
  • Refraction
  • Electromagnetic Induction Applications in Daily Life
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work
  • Energy and Power
  • Physical World Measurement
  • Gravitation Thermodynamics
  • Chemical Reactions, Metals and Non-Metals
  • Periodic Classification of Elements
  • Carbon Compounds Acids, Bases and Salts
  • Basic Concepts of Chemistry
  • Thermodynamics
  • sStates of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  • Classification of Elements
  • Periodicity in Properties
  • Environmental Chemistry.


  • Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants
  • Heridity and Evolution, Reproduction
  • Life Processes
  • Our environment
  • Plant Physiology
  • Diversity of Living Organisms
  • Cell: Structure and Function
  • Human Physiology.


  • Real Number
  • Polynomials
  • Geometry
  • Introduction to Trigonometry
  • Statistics
  • Quadratic Equations,
  • Probability,
  • Surface Areas & Volumes,
  • Coordinate Geometry,
  • Mathematical Reasoning,
  • Statistics and Probability,
  • Trigonometric Functions

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Stream SX Syllabus:

Stream SX syllabus included the Class X, XI & XII chapters & topics. The syllabus is mentioned here:

Physics Chemistry  Biology Mathematics
  • Reflection of Light
  • Electromagnetic Induction, Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy and Power
  • Sources of Energy
  • Physical World and Measurement,
  • Gravitation, Thermodynamics, Electrostatics,
  • Refraction,
  • Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current, Magnetic Effects of Current
  • Surface Chemistry
  • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids, Metals and Non-Metals,
  • Carbon compounds,
  • Basic Concepts of Chemistry,
  • Thermodynamics,
  • Classification of Elements & Periodicity in Properties,
  • Chemical Reactions,
  • Environmental Chemistry,
  • Solid State,
  • Electrochemistry,
  • Chemical Kinetics,
  • Isolation of Elements,
  • Periodic Classification of Elements.


  • Biology: Cell: Structure and Function
  • Genetics and Evolution,
  • Life processes,
  • Plant Physiology,
  • Diversity of Living Organisms,
  • Reproduction,
  • Human Physiology,
  • Biology and Human Welfare,
  • Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants,
  • Ecology and Environment.
  • Coordinate Geometry,
  • Mathematical Reasoning,
  • Real Number,
  • Polynomials,
  • Introduction to Trigonometry,
  • Surface Areas & Volumes,
  • Statistics,
  • Quadratic Equations,
  • Probability,
  • Statistics and Probability,
  • Trigonometric Functions,
  • Geometry,
  • Linear Programming,
  • Vectors and 3-D Geometry,
  • Calculus,
  • Relations and Functions

Stream SB Syllabus:

In Stream SB, the KVPY exam covers all the syllabus of Class 10th/12th/1st year of UG course. The topics & chapters of Stream SB syllabus is here:

  • Physics: 

Electromagnetic Induction, Physical World and Measurement, Sources of Energy, Refraction, Applications in Daily Life, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Magnetic Effects of Current, Work, Energy and Power, Gravitation, Thermodynamics, Reflection,  Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current, Waves & Optics, Electricity & Magnetism, Electrostatics, Thermal Physics .

  • Chemistry: 

Thermodynamics, Chemical Reactions, Basic Concepts of Chemistry, Periodic Classification of Elements, Carbon compounds, Acids, Bases and Salts, States of Matter: Gases and Liquids, Classification of Elements & Periodicity in Properties, Metals and Non-Metals, Environmental Chemistry, Solid State, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Isolation of Elements, Surface Chemistry, Chemical Bonding, Chemistry of Noble Gases, Structure & Bonding, Alkenes, Cycloalkenes, Dienes and Alkynes .

  • Biology: 

Life Processes, Human Physiology, Control and Coordination in Animals and Plants, Genetics and Evolution, Our Environment, Ecology and Environment, Plant Physiology, Reproduction, Diversity of Living Organisms, Cell: Structure and Function, Biology and Human Welfare, Biotechnology, Genetics.

  • Mathematics: 

Statistics, Surface Areas & Volumes, Vectors and 3-D Geometry, Calculus, Real Number, Polynomials, Geometry, Introduction to Trigonometry, Quadratic Equations, Probability, Coordinate Geometry, Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics and Probability, Trigonometric Functions, Linear Programming, Relations and Functions., Analytical Geometry in Two Dimensions, Vector Algebra, Evaluation of Integrals.

KVPY Exam Pattern:

SR. No Subject name Part I (1 mark each) Part II (2 marks each)
1 Mathematics 20 questions 10 questions
2 Physics 20 questions 10 questions
3 Chemistry 20 questions 10 questions
4 Biology 20 questions 10 questions

Candidates can mark the answers in the given OMR sheet (answer paper).

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Important Points:

  • There must be four choices of each question, and candidates need to opt one, the right one.
  • If you opt a wrong answer, then you will receive a negative marking.
  • Unanswered questions will not be evaluated and will not be penalized as a wrong answer.
  • In Part I every correct answer contains 1 mark and for each incorrect answer 0.25 marks will be deducted.
  • In Part II, correct answer gives you the reward of 2 marks but 0.5 marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

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  1. How to make it sure that our name is registered?

  2. I just wanted to ask that whether we have to attempt the entire paper or any 3 sections. How is it helpful by the way

    • Hii Aditya,
      KVPY stream has two sections containing four subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Bio.
      Section A: answer 3 out of 4 subjects
      Section B: 2 out of the 4 subjects

  3. I am 1st year MBBS student.What is the syllabus for SP(Medicine)

  4. My daughter is studying in XII standard. Her subjects are Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Computer science. She is very much interested in Physics to study at IIS, Bangalore. What is the procedure. How to appear the kvpy exam in SA stream

    • Hii M.Manjula,
      You need to fill up the KVPY Application form first for appearing in the examination. You can subscribe our free email service for getting regular updates directly in to the mail box.

  5. my subjects are math phy ,chem and IT how will appear the exam

  6. Sourabh Satpute

    Respected sir,
    Now I m studying in std12 with PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY and BIOLOGY,and my younger brother is studying​ in std11 with PHYSICS, CHEMISTRY,MATHS and BIOLOGY,so can I appear for SX KVPY exam and my brother for SA KVPY exam…how can we fill the form and how to appear for exam???????

  7. I am studying 11th class and my combination is Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry & Statistics.Will I appear this exam this year?

  8. May you tell me the syllabus for SA stream as I have opted science stream


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