Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2023-24: Notification, KV Class 1 Registration, Age Criteria, Admission Process (Class 1, Class 2-12), Documents

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Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2023-24 notification is likely to release in the first week of February 2023 at the official website of Kendriya Vidyalya Sanghthan. There are 1248 KV schools in India that offer admissions into class 1-class 12. For class 1, parents are required to register their ward in online mode, while for other classes offline registrations would be allowed subject to the availability of vacancies. The Principals of the concerned schools will make the registration form available free of cost for all classes except class 1.

Admission to class 1 will be based on online draw of lots. There will be no admission test for class II to VIII and admissions would be based upon Priority Category system. However, if the number of applications is more than the seats available then lottery system will get followed in each category including single girl child quota (From Class VI Onwards). Check here all details about Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2023 including the registration and admission procedure.

KVS 2023 Update: In this section we’ll provide you all latest updates regarding KV admission 2023.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2023 Notification

The online and offline registrations for Kendriya vidylaya admission 2023 will be according to the schedule released by Kendriya Vidyalya Sanghthan.

Admission Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2023
Also Popular as KV Admission 2023 or KVS Admission 2023
Academic Year 2023-2024
Mode of registration For class 1: Online

For other classes: Offline

Registration Fee Free of Cost
Class 1 Admission Process Online draw of lots
Class 2 to 8 Admission Process No admission test, based on Priority Category system (Lottery system from class VI is number of applications are more than the seats)
Class 9 Admission Process Through an admission test in Hindi, Maths, English, Social Science and Science
Class 10 admission process (For Non-KV students) If vacancies exist (admissions will be confirmed by the Deputy Commissioner of the Region concerned)
Class 11 admission process Based on aggregate marks scored in class X

Science Stream: At least 60% Marks in aggregate of all subjects

Commerce: At least 55% Marks in aggregate of all subjects

Humanities Stream: All students of KV if passed class X exam

Admissions to Non-KV students will be granted once the admissions of KVs/neighboring KVs students is over

Class 12 Admission If vacancies exist (admissions will be confirmed by the Deputy Commissioner of the Region concerned)
KVS Admission 2023 Helpline Number +91-11-26858570
KV Sanghthan Address Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan 18, Institutional Area Shaheed Jeet Singh Marg, New Delhi 110 016(India)
Official Website

KVS Admission 2023-24 Schedule

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sanghthan is the concerned authority who will release KVS admission 2023-24 schedule. We are sharing below a tentative schedule of Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2023 and we’ll update the same after the release of its respective notification.

Events Tentative Dates
Advertisement for admission 1st week of February 2023
Availability of online registration form for class I 4th week of February 2023
Last date to submit the registration form for class 1 3rd week of March 2023
(a)Declaration of provisional select and waitlist of registered candidates

(b)Admission of eligible candidates of the selected list in the following order:


(ii)From Service Priority Category (I and II) only

(iii)Shortfall of Reservation Quota after admission in (i) and (ii) above

1st List- 4th week of March 2023

2nd List- 1st week of April 2023 (if seats vacant)

3rd list- 2nd week of April 2023 (if seats vacant)

Declaration of the provisional select list of candidates as per priority service category for unreserved seats, if any (keeping the leftover reserved seats blocked). 1st week to 3rd week of May 2023
Extended date for Second Notification for offline registrations for admissions to be made under RTE Provisions, SC/ST, and OBC(NCL) if sufficient applications not received in online mode. Notification- 2nd week of May 2023

Registration- 2nd week to 3rd week of May 2023

List to be displayed and admission- 3rd week to 4th week of May 2023

Registration for Class-II onwards (except Class XI)- in offline mode subject to availability of vacancies in a particular class. 1st to 3rd week of April 2023
Declaration of the list of class II onwards 3rd week of April 2023
Admission for class II onwards 3rd week of April 2023
For KV students: Registration for admission in class XI. Within 10 days after the declaration of class X results
KV students: Display of admission list & admissions for Class-XI. Within 20 days after
declaration of class X
Non-KV students: Registration, display of admission list & admissions in class XI (Subject to availability of vacancies After the admissions of KV students in class XI
Last date of admission for all classes including XI 30 days from the date of
publication of class-X
results by CBSE

*Second and third list will only be generated only if seats remain vacant after admission through the first list.

KV Admission 2023 Eligibility Criteria

Last year, the minimum age criterion for class 1 was revised from 5 years to 6 years. Check age criteria for all classes below for Kendriya vidyalaya admission 2023.

Classes Minimum age as on 31st March 2023 Maximum age as on 31st March 2023
Class I Age Criteria 6 years 8 years
Class II Age Criteria 6 years 8 years
Class III Age Criteria 7 years 9 years
Class IV Age Criteria 8 years 10 years
Class V Age Criteria 9 years 11 years
Class VI Age Criteria 10 years 12 years
Class VII Age Criteria 11 years 13 years
Class VIII Age Criteria 12 years 14 years
Class IX Age Criteria 13 years 15 years
Class X Age Criteria 14 years 16 years

Note: Students who are born on 1st April 2023 should also be considered. 

Relaxation in the upper age limit by 2 years in case of Differently abled children

The authority has not prescribed any age limit for KV class 11 admission 2023 however candidates should have passed the class 10 exam in 2023. This case will be also applicable for class 12 however there should not be any break after class 11.

Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2023-24 Important Links

कक्षा 1 पंजीकरण प्रक्रिया हिंदी में यहाँ पढ़ें
Class 1 registration process in English Read here
Registration Process Explained Here
Admission Schedule Explained Here
KV admission under MP Quota Explained Here
Who are Given Priorities in KVS Admission? Explained Here
Official Notification for session 2023-2024 Last year brochure
Class 1 Merit List Check here
KVS admission process Explained Here
KVS Helpdesk Check Now

Kendriya Vidyalaya Class 1 Registration 2023

There is a provision of online registration for Kendriya vidyalaya class 1 admission 2023. You need to follow the steps as shared below to register online for KV class I admission:

Note: Parents are advised not to submit multiple applications against the same child in the same school. In such cases, KV Sanghthan will only consider the last application for admission.

Step 1: You need to visit the official website of KV class I admission or you may also download Kendriya vidyalaya mobile app to apply for class 1.

Kendriya vidyalaya class 1

Step 2: Please keep the following materials ready before you start applying for class 1 in online mode:

  • A valid Indian mobile number;
  • A valid email ID;
  • Scanned copy of your child’s birth certificate(in JPEG or PDF format with size up to 256KB).
  • Photograph of the child (JPEG format with size up to 256KB)
  • Relevant government certificate if you are applying under EWS category
  • Transfer related details of parent/grandparent whose service credentials will be used to fill the application

Step 3: Registration or Sign UP for the first time user

KV new registration

Enter first name, middle name, and last name of your child.

KV registration enter name

Is the child differently-abled? YES/NO- Select the appropriate option.

Enter date of birth of your child.

Whether child or grandchild of KVS employee?

Enter your mobile number and email address.

kv registration choose option

Verify your mobile using OTP and complete the registration process.

Step 4: Now login to your account to fill up KV 2023 class 1 application form.

kv class 1 login

Step 5: Fill you KVS class 1 online application form 2023.

kv class 1 application

As shown above, there are 5 major sections of KV class 1 application form:

  1. Basic Information
  2. Parents Details
  3. Choice of Schools
  4. Upload Documents
  5. Declaration and Submit

KV Admission 2023 Application Form (Class II onwards)

  • Kendriya Vidyalaya application form to class II onwards will only be released in case there is any vacancy for admission. The registration process may commence from April 2023.
  • Parents can obtain the application form through offline mode, from the office of the Principal.
  • Into the application form, basic personal, academic, address, and other details of the candidates will be asked.
  • After providing the details into the application form, it can be submitted along with the copies of the important documents to the concerned Vidyalaya.
  • Registration for class XI will begin immediately after the declaration of results of class X.

Important Documents for Kendriya Vidyalaya Admission 2023-24

Attested copies of the following documents should be enclosed along with the KV Admission 2023-24 registration form:

  • Birth certificate issued by the authority competent to register births, for class I
  • Transfer certificate issued by the school last attended, for class II onwards
  • Proof of relationship of either of the child’s parents with the Hon’ble Member of Parliament or PSU employees or KVS employee, if applicable
  • Category certificate for candidates of SC/ ST/ EWS/ OBC-NCL/ BPL categories issued by the competent authority
  • Disability certificate, from the civil surgeon/ rehabilitation centre or any other competent authority
  • Certificate of retirement for uniformed Defence employees
  • Proof of Residence
  • A service certificate showing the number of transfers during the preceding 7 years duly signed and stamped by the head of the office bearing the name, designation

How to Check KVS 2023 Application Form Status?

  • Students have to visit the official website of KVS and click the respective link for “Check application status”.
  • A following window is appeared:

kv class 1 check application status

  • Students have to enter information like login code, date of birth of child, mobile number, captcha code and click the login button.
  • Your application status would be appeared on your screen.

Kendriya Vidyalaya 2023 Selection Process

The detailed Kendriya Vidyalaya admission procedure for the session 2023-24 is mentioned below:

Class 1 Admission Process

The selection of the successfully registered candidates will be done on the basis of the draw of lots. Candidates from a nearby neighborhood might be given priority for admission.

Method of admission in class 2 to 8:

Candidates will be shortlisted for admissions into these classes based on Priority Category System. If applications are more than the number of seats, the lottery system will be followed in each category.

Class 9 Admission Process

Admission to class IX will be given on the basis of candidates’ performance in an entrance test. The exam will be conducted over a duration of 3 hour. Candidates need to secure 33% marks in the entrance exam to be eligible for admissions (25% for SC/ST/Divyang category (PH). Check out the pattern of entrance exam below:

Topics Maximum marks Duration
Hindi 20 marks 3 hours
English 20 marks
Mathematics 20 marks
Social Science 20 marks
Science 20 marks
Total 100 marks

Class 11 Admission Process

Admission will be granted to the candidates on the basis of their marks in board exam as per the following rule:

  • For the science stream, a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate of all subjects is required.
  • For the commerce stream, a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of all subjects is required.
  • For the humanities stream, only a pass in class X is required.

Admission to class XI (For NIOS / STATE BOARDS / ICSE Board Students)

Students of NIOS/State boards/ICSE boards are eligible for admission subject to the availability of vacancies.

Kendriya Vidyalaya class 10 and 12 Admission Process

For Non-KV students, fresh admissions to class X & XII will be entertained only if the vacancies exist. The Deputy Commissioner of the Region concerned will confirm your admissions to class X and XII, in case the average strength in class X/XII is less than 40. Further, it should follow the conditions provided below:

  • The students should be in the same course of studies i.e. in a CBSE-affiliated school.
  • In order to get admitted to class 10, the students should have obtained not less than 55% marks in aggregate in class 9.
  • Students must have 55% marks in class 11 for admission to class 12.

Admission of Children Studying Abroad Seats

A KV student, who went to abroad along with his/her parents on their deputation to a foreign country, will be offered admission to corresponding class when they return to India. The admission will be confirmed by the Principal of Kendriya Vidyalaya, where admission is being sought, however those admissions will be above the class strength.

Kendriya Vidyalaya 2023 Result

We have shared below the procedure to check KV admission 2023 result for class 1 to class 11:

KV Class 1 Lottery Result 2023

Kendriya Vidyalaya class 1 admission is based on online draw of lots. Here is the procedure to check KV class 1 lottery result 2023:

Step 1: You need to visit the official website of Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2023 (class 1)–

Step 2: Click the class 1 lottery result and you’ll be asked to login:

Step 3: Enter login code, date of birth of your child, and mobile number and login to your account. The lottery result of your child will be displayed on screen.

KVS Result 2023 for class 2-11

We’d like to remind you that there will be no admission test for class 2- class 8- admissions would be based on priority category system. You’ll need to take an entrance test for KV class 9 admission 2023.

How to Check result?: You need to visit the individual Kendiya Vidyalaya website to check your result.

Frequently Asked Questions

Question 1: Is there any registration fee for KV admission 2023?

Answer: The application form can be obtained from the Principal’s office totally free of cost. The application form for class 1 will release most probably from 4th week of February 2023,  whereas, for class 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, the application form will release in offline mode.

Question 2: How to apply for class 2 admission in Kendriya Vidyalaya?

Answer: Please note class 2 application form will be available in offline mode, subject to the availability of vacancies. For classes 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 12 also, the application form will be available in offline mode (if vacancies exist).

Question 3: Can outside KV students apply for admission to class XI?

Answer: Candidates who are already studying in the concerned Kendriya Vidyalaya will be given priority. If seats remain vacant in class XI even after admitting the children of KV/ neighboring KVs then the admissions to non-KV children may be granted.

Question 4: Is there any relaxation to the prescribed age limit?

Answer: An exception to the prescribed age limit is given as follows:

  • For differently-abled candidates, the upper age limit will be relaxed by 2 years.
  • There is no age restriction for admission to class XI, given that the candidate has cleared the class 10th exam in the year 2023 only.
  • Similarly, there is no age limit for admission to class XII provided there has been no break in the continuous study of the student after passing class XI.

Question 5: What are the criteria for reservation in KV admissions?

Answer: 15% seats are reserved for Scheduled Caste, 27% seats for Other
Backward Classes (OBC-NCL), and 7.5% seats for Scheduled Tribes. 3% seats of total available seats for fresh admission will be horizontally reserved for Differently Abled-children.

Question 6: Will there an entrance test for class 9 admission?

Answer: For admission to class 9 in Kendriya Vidyalaya for the session 2022-2023, your ward has to appear for an entrance test in subjects including Hindi, English, Maths, Social Science and Science.

Question 7: Will there be an entrance test for class 1 in Kendriya Vidyalaya?

Answer: No, there will be no admission test for class 1 in Kendriya Vidyalaya.

Question 8: To whom i need to contact for Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2022 related queries?

Answer: If you have any concerns relating Kendriya Vidyalaya admission 2022, then you should contact the Principal of the concerned KVs where admission is sought.

Question 9: How many Kendriya Vidyalayas i can apply for using single application form?

Answer: You can apply for 3 Kendriya Vidyalaya using single application form.

Question 10: If my name does not have any middle name or last name then when should i fill in Kendriya Vidyalaya application form?

Answer: Please leave the middle name or last name field blank.

Question 11: Is service certificate essential for each category?

Answer: If you apply for any other category rather than “Children from any other category” then you have to submit service certificate during admission process in the concerned school.

Question 12: How many kendriya vidyalaya are in India?

Answer: There are 1248 kendriya vidyalaya in India.

This was all about Kendriya vidyalaya admission 2023. If you have more queries then write to us through the comment box below.

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  1. Arjita Mondal

    Admission of class 11 science is going now….

  2. Kantharaja N

    Dear sir / madam,
    Please tell me 7th and 9th std addmission aplication when?
    My children’s Varun k 6th pass 95% and Dhruv K 8th pass 91%. So please inform me when admission and how to admission kendriya vidyalaya Yelahanka school.
    Thank you

  3. Himanshu

    Please admission

  4. Akash kumar Bag

    Akash kumar Bag

    1. Team Edudwar

      How may we help you Akash?

  5. Swati kumari

    Admission open

  6. Swati kumari

    Admission in anusuchit jati please admission

    1. Team Edudwar

      In which class? Please confirm the same

  7. Rajiv Gupta

    Why no one responded to the call made to the above given Help line number?

    1. Team Edudwar

      Please keep trying as the phone number is correct

  8. Sanidhya mohanty

    Need a sheat for std 04 or std 03 for my single daughter

    1. Team Edudwar

      For seat related concerns please contact the school

  9. Savita

    Mene apne 3 bachho ka admission form submitted kiya h kase pata chalega ki Inka admission ho gya h ek bachha 4, dusra 5,or tesra bachha 9, m karwaya h 9th wale bachhe ka test bhi hua h please reply me

    1. Team Edudwar

      Kindly contact the respective school

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