New Delhi: Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) on Monday (April 25, 2022) issued revised admission guidelines for the academic year 2022-2023 and scrapped the discretionary quota of MPs in recommending admission of students in Kendriya Vidyalayas.
The new guidelines also said that children orphaned due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be considered for admission under the PM Cares for Children scheme over and above the number of classes.
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan said that admission of such students would be done on the basis of the list given by the District Magistrate of the concerned district, on the basis of 10 children per KV and maximum two children per class.
These children will be exempted from payment of fees (tuition fee, computer fund and VVN) from class I to XII.
The following categories of children shall also be admitted over and above the number of classes, except where the provision itself says otherwise.
Each Directorate of Education of the Armed Forces i.e. Army, Air Force, Navy and Coast Guard can recommend a maximum of 06 names for admission of wards of their Defense personnel in an academic year in Kendriya Vidyalayas located in Defense Sector except for Class X and XII. Huh.
Children of serving KVS employees. Children of serving employees of KVS (Kendriya Vidyalayas, Regional Offices, ZIETs, and KVS (HQ)) will be considered for admission at any time of the year, irrespective of the number of classes/year of transfer/recruitment. However, The child will have to pass the entrance test for class IX. No admission will be given to the children of retired persons.
Children of Central Government employees who die.
Children of recipients of Param Vir Chakra, Maha Vir Chakra, Vir Chakra, Ashok Chakra, Kirti Chakra and Shaurya Chakra, Sena Medal (Army), Naval Medal (Navy), Vayu Sena Medal (Air Force).
Children of recipients of President’s Police Medal for Gallantry and Police Medal for Gallantry.
Meritorious sports children securing 1st, 2nd and 3rd position in SGFI/CBSE/National/State level games organized by Govt.
Recipient of President’s Award in Scouts and Guides.
Single girls are subject to a maximum of two per class in Class I and two per class in Class VI and onwards, since Class I and Class VI onwards. This also includes twin girls.
Children who are recipients of the National Bravery Award or the Balshree Award instituted by the National Bal Bhavan.
Children who have shown special talent in fine arts and have got recognition at national or state level.
Employees of the Ministry of External Affairs will be given 60 admissions in Kendriya Vidyalayas and 15 in Kendriya Vidyalayas hostels located anywhere in India every year.
15 children of the employees of Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) will be admitted on the orders issued by KVS Headquarters. Out of these, maximum 5 seats will be given in Delhi and rest outside Delhi.
50 admissions in Kendriya Vidyalayas for the children of Group-B and C employees of Central Police Organizations, i.e. CRPF, BSF, ITBP, SSB, CISF, NDRF and Assam Rifles under the Ministry of Home Affairs.
Wards of Kashmir Migrants.
Concession will also be given for admission to students participating in sports and sports meets/scouting and guiding/NCC/adventure activities at various levels. The certificate required for this purpose can be of any previous year.
first published:April 26, 2022, 7:02 a.m.