KVS Admission Process for Class 1 to XII

The official guideline for KV admission 2023-24 is yet to release. This article is based on KV admission official guidelines describing information about the process of admission into class I to class XII.

Eligibility Criteria for Class 1 to XI

Please go through the prescribed criteria for admission into class 1 to XI:

In order to get admission into class 1, candidates should be at least 6 years old as on 31st March of the academic year in which admissions are to be done. Candidates who are born on 1st April should also be considered for admission. Age criteria for class 1 to X have been prescribed below:

Class I 6 years 8 years
Class II 6 Years 8 Years
Class III 7 Years 9 Years
Class IV 8 Years 10 Years
Class V 9 Years 11 Years
Class VI 10 Years 12 Years
Class VII 11 Years 13 Years
Class VIII 12 Years 14 Years
Class IX 13 Years 15 Years
Class X 14 Years 16 Years

Differently Abled children may get 2 years of relaxation in age and only the Principal is authorized to do the same.

There is no age limit for class XI- candidates should have passed class X examination.

Similarly, there is no lower & upper age limit for class XII.

Class 1 Admission

The online registration for class 1 is going to be commenced soon. Candidates can collect the required information from the official website- https://kvsonlineadmission.kvs.gov.in/ or through the Android mobile app.

Out of the total available seats in fresh admission category, 25% seats are reserved for Right to Education, 27% for OBC-NCL, 15% for SC and 7.5% for ST category students.

Upon admission of students under RTE Act followed by Differently Abled, the student belonging to Cat-1 will be taken up. The students admitted under Cat-1 will also include SC/ST/OBC-NCL. In the same way, after the admission of Cat-1, admission of Cat-2 will be taken up which will include SC/ST/OBC-NCL(up to Cat-3 in case of Project/IHLSchool)

The reservation policy will be applicable to the approved class strength of 40 students per section.

  • OBC 27%: 11 seats
  • ST 7.5%: 03 seats
  • SC 15%: 06 seats
  • RTE 25%: 10 seats

30% horizontal reservation is applicable to the differently-abled students.

Upon completion of registration, the following sequence will be followed by Kendriya Vidyalaya in terms of conducting the lottery.

(a)RTE Lottery

(b)All DA Lotteries

(c)CAT I







(j)CAT V

(k)CAT VI (If applicable)

Single Girl Child

The following sequence will be adopted for offering admission to class I:

  • First Lot: 10 seats out of total 40 seats in Class I per section needs to be filled according to the RTE Provisions (25% of seats) and the same will be filled by draw of lots from all students’ applications including SC/ST/EWS/BPL/OBC (NCL)/Differently abled taken together who are the citizen of Neighborhood.
  • Second Lot: Lottery for Differently Abled (DA) category candidates of OBC-NCL/ SC/ST/Unreserved shall be organized according to Priority Category.
  • Third Lot: Rest seats after deduction of seats under RTE and DA will be filled according to the existing Priority Category of Cat-1and Cat-2 (Cat-1 to Cat-3 in case of Project/IHLKV) only up to the notified strength or till all the registered students from Cat-1 and Cat-2 (Cat-1 to Cat-3 in case of Project/IHLKV) is filled.
  • Fourth Lot: -The total number of SC/ST/OBC-NCL is going to be counted from the admitted summary of RTE, DA, Cat-1, and Cat-2(Cat-1 to Cat-3 in case of Project/IHLKV)admissions done till the third phase. Further, the shortfall in the seats reserved for SC/ST/OBC-NCL, if exist, shall be covered by admitting SC/ST/OBC-NCL students according to the order of priorities of admission, irrespective of approved strength.
  • Fifth Lot: Upon completion of these processes, in case the approved strength is not filled and seats are vacant, students from Priority Cat-3 (Cat-4 in Project/IHLKV) onwards will be taken up for admission according to the existing priority list for unreserved seats only. The unfilled leftover reserved seats of SC/ RTE/ST/OBC (NCL) needs to be kept vacant.
  • How to fill vacant reserved seats if an adequate number of students registered online is not available: In order to fill reserved quota seats for OBC/SC/ST/RTE, a particular advertisement needs to be released in the month of August.

Seats reserved under the RTE category won’t be de-reserved under any circumstances.

The admission test will not be held for class 1.

Admission to class 1 will be done online and for the rest of the classes, it will be in offline mode.

Admission Process for Class II to VII

There will be no admission test for admission into class II to class VIII and it will be granted based on the Priority Category system. If the number of applications is more than the no. of seats, then the lottery system would be followed in each category including the single girl child quota (Class VI Onwards).

Admission Process for Class IX

An admission test will be conducted for admission into class IX and a merit list will be prepared accordingly.

  • The test will be conducted in the subjects of English, Hindi, Maths, Science, and Social Science.
  • There will be only one paper of 3-hour duration. The total marks of the question paper will be 100 out of which 20 marks are allotted to each subject including English, Hindi, Maths, Science, and Social Science.
  • Candidates who have scored 33% marks in aggregate are qualified. 25% of marks need to be achieved in the case of SC/ST/Divyang category (PH) category.

Admission Process for Class XI

For KV Students

Admissions into various streams including Science, Commerce, Humanities will be based on aggregate marks achieved by candidates in class X.

  • For Science stream: Students should have at least 60% marks in aggregate.
  • For Commerce stream: Students should have at least 55% marks in aggregate.
  • For Humanities stream: All passed candidates of class X.

Non-KV candidates are given admissions if the seats vacant after admission of KV/ neighboring KVs students.

Fresh Admission to Class X and Class XII

Fresh admissions for Non-KV students will be offered to class X and XII based on the availability of vacancies. The Deputy Commissioner of the concerned region can consider such admissions of if the average strength of the class is below 40 subject to meet the following conditions:

  • The child is in the CBSE-affiliated school
  • Students must have obtained at least 55% marks in class 9 for admission into class X.
  • Candidates must have obtained at least 55% marks in class XI for admission to class XII.

Students of N.I.O.S / State Boards / ICSE for Admission In Class Xi In Kendriya Vidyalayas

They are eligible for admission if vacancies exist.

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  1. Mukesh kumar

    Dear sir,
    I want admission of my child in class 1st what is the process.
    Actually I m from OBC and not in any gov job but I want admission of my child in kV , is it possible or not.
    If possible than how plz guide.

    1. Team Edudwar

      Yes you need to apply in online once the application form releases for the academic year 2023-24.

  2. Vijayalakshmi

    My Grand daughter born 05Dec2017 is she eligible for 1st Standard for 2023 – 2024? currently she is studying UKG (2022 – 2023)

    1. Team Edudwar

      Not eligible for class 1 in 2023-24 session.

  3. Vinod Seth

    Admission schedule for 2023

    1. Team Edudwar

      It is yet to release.

      1. subhash Singh Bisht

        3rd class ka admission date kya h

  4. Amruta Bhopatkar

    My daughter in grade 8 please addmission process

    1. Team Edudwar

      Your daughter’s admission would be based on Priority Category System and you need to apply in offline mode after the release of its official notification (if vacancy available).

  5. Keshav pandit

    Please 9th ka admission kab se hai 2023-24 ka batane ka last kare

    1. Team Edudwar

      Admission notification for the academic year 2023-24 is yet to release.

  6. ashutosh kumar pandey

    sir 11th class ka admission kab se start hai plz btane ka kast kre.

  7. Madhubala

    Mahoday humne apne bacche ka registration kara rakha hai ki first admission ke liye uska admission kab hoga ya pahli list kab aaegi aap bataen first mein ghaziabad mein admission karana hai please please aap bataen kab hoga admission first mein mere bacche ka,

    1. Team Edudwar

      Merit list 18 april ko aana tha jo avi postponed hain next notice tak. Uske baad koi nayi notification nahi aayi hain date ko lekar. Jald hi aane ki possibility hain.

  8. Yogesh Mishra

    महोदय, मै अपने बच्चों का दाखिला 2nd और 3rd में कराना चाहता हूँ जिनकी उम्र क्रमशः 6और 8 वर्ष है। कृपया दाखिला दिलाने का तरीका बताने का कष्ट करें।

  9. sunil luxary

    Dear sir/madam
    I want to admission for my son in 5th class,how can I process the admission

    1. Maviya

      I want to admission in this school

  10. Taranpreet Kaur

    Mai apni beti Di 6th clasy Ch admission karwana chindi ha please meri help karo

    1. Utpal kalita

      I want to admission for my daughter in class 1. Please help me.

  11. Neelam vohra

    I am admission to my son in 3rd class so plz process to talk me i am handicapped person so plz tell me asap when i slot confirm to new admisson myson

    1. Neelam vohra

      Plz send me online form

  12. Miliso Chikro

    I want to register for my son could not able, please sent me online link.

  13. Ankit Singh

    Sir, I want admission to my son in class 3rd. What is the process for this.

    1. Team Edudwar

      For class 3, you need to apply in offline mode from 8th April 2022 if vacancy available. Admissions would be based upon priority category system.

      1. Ramakrishna

        3 class admission please

  14. Sharada Naik

    I want to admissions my child 5 th std in kvs please give the details I tried the online but registration not done why?

    1. Team Edudwar

      For class 5 you have to register in offline mode (if vacancy available). Offline registration will start on 8th April 2022.

      1. Taranpreet Kaur

        Mai apni beti Di 6th clasy Ch admission karwana chindi ha please meri help karo

  15. suchita dhage

    Dear Sir/Madam
    I Want to Admission for my son Class 5th please helpme how can I procees

    1. Team Edudwar

      Apply in offline mode for class 5 if vacancy available from 8th April 2022.

  16. Yasotha ramesh

    Please to reconsider the age limit for kids in 1standard admission

    1. Team Edudwar

      The minimum age for class 1 is 6 years

  17. P NAVEEN

    Dear Sir/Madam,

    I Naveen from Hyderabad, I need two seats to my sister daughters 6th
    standard and 9th is there any opening and how to apply in online application i need in this year please kindly inform me

    1. Team Edudwar

      You need to apply offline (if vacancy available) from 8th April 2022 onwards.

  18. S. Deenadayalan

    My grand son aged 5 years and his date of birth is 5.8.2016. Can he get the 1st std admisson in this acadamic year

    1. Team Edudwar

      No, the minimum age is 6 years.


    I need process to admission in class 5th of mys son in KV pls guide how can i apply on line application

    1. Team Edudwar

      Not online you need to apply in offline mode if vacancy available from 8th April 2022.

  20. Murugan

    I want my son 5th admission

    1. Team Edudwar

      Well, apply from 8th April 2022 onwards in offline mode if vacancy exist.

  21. Astitva sodwal

    Sir I have to do my child’s admission first class please reply me..

    1. Team Edudwar

      If your child is at least 6 years old then apply online at official website of KV Sanghthan. The last date is 11th April 2022, 7PM

  22. Saritabagal

    Sir i want to admit wy ward in 4th standard. What is the process for admission

    1. Team Edudwar

      Mode of application- offline (if vacancy available)
      Selection process- based on priority category system

  23. Neena Verma

    I want my daughter’s addmission in class VII in single girl child category at Allahabad.Please guide

    1. Team Edudwar

      For class7
      Application mode- offline (if vacancy available)
      Admission process- based on priority category system
      No entrance test

    2. Lucky Mishra

      Mera admission krva do

    3. pramod tiwari

      कक्षा 6 में प्रवेश कब औऱ कैसे लें

  24. heena

    Dear sir/mam
    i want my neice in class 1st admision 2022-2023 plese help me how can i proceses

    1. Team Edudwar

      You need to register online for class 1. The registration process is starting from 28th Feb 2022.

    2. Lipi Bag

      Hello sir, I want my daughter’s admission for class 6.Please I request you please contact me

  25. Patil

    I need admission for 2nd standard in Mp category how can I apply plz give me detais

    1. Team Edudwar

      You can apply in offline mode subject to the availability of vacancy. Admission would be based on Priority Category System.

  26. Varsha.K.Patil

    I want the admission for class 3rd for my son

    1. Team Edudwar

      Yet to start for the session 2022-23. You can apply only if vacancy available.

    2. Jyoti kumari

      I want to for 1 class admission

      1. Team Edudwar

        The online registration process for class 1 will commence on 28th February 2022.

        1. Hayat batool

          Sir plz 5 class admission plz

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