KVPY Result 2020-21 (OUT) Check Result For SA, SB & SX Stream Answer Key

KVPY Result 2020-21 is now available to download on the official website whose direct link is given on this page. Candidates who appeared for the aptitude test and were eagerly waiting for their result can expect their result in Feb 2021. The result will be available on the official website of KVPY. Candidates can also check the result from the link provided below on the page once it is available.

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Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is a fellowship program started by the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India to encourage and identify talented students of the country to pursue their career in Science and research. Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), Bangalore, is the responsible authority that manages and carries out all the activities of KVPY fellowship program.


KVPY 2020 aptitude test was scheduled to be held on 31st January 2021 whereas interview dates will be announced later. Every year a huge number of students from various parts of India participate in it.

For each and every detail of KVPY 2020 Result, readers can go through the given article.

KVPY Final Result 2020-21

Name of the fellowship Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY)
Article category Result
Administered by Indian Institute of Sciences (IISc), Bangalore
Funded by Department of Science and Technology, Govt. of India
Year 2020
Streams SA, SB, SX
Interview date TBA
Date of declaration of result Available Now
Answer Key AvailabilityAvailable Now
Official website http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in

KVPY Result 2020 Important dates

Activities Dates
Commencement of aptitude test 31st January 2021
Tentative Anwer Key5th Feb 2021
Last date to submit queries or comment on answer key15th Feb 2021
Result for Aptitude test 22nd April
Conduct of interview TBA
Date of declaration of final result Available

KVPY 2020 Answer Key

Authority has released the answer key for both the streams such as SA and SB/SX. The answer key released was tentative and if any applicant wanted to submit any query or comment regarding any answer key can do the same by 15th Feb 2021 and applicant need to send their queries at applications.kvpy@iisc.ac.in.

StreamAnswer keyQuestion Paper
SAClick hereClick here
SB/SXClick hereClick here

How to access KVPY 2021 Result?

KVPY Result for 2021 will be hosted on the official website, candidates can access it from there.

To help the candidates in accessing their result, we have shared the step-by-step process below-

  • Step I- Visit official portal

The very first step is to visit the official website of KVPY (mentioned above).

  • Step II- Open the Result link

They will see “The result of KVPY Fellowship award 2020” option flashing on the homepage of the portal. They have to hit the “Click here” link given in front of the option.  

  • Step III- Select the relevant option

 The result links will appear. Candidates have to click on their respective stream under the category they belong to.

  • Step IV- Check the result

Result pdf will be displayed on the screen. They can search their names in the list.

  • Step V- Save the result

Lastly, if candidates wish they can save the result PDF for future reference. They can click on download option and save the PDF in their devices.

newfaviconCheck KVPY 2020 Aptitude Test Results here

KVYP Aptitude test Merit list is available below

General/OBC category

SC/ST Category

PWD Category

Click on the given links to check category-wise final KVPY 2020 result for all the candidates. Candidates can click on the link given against the respective category.

KVPY Result 2020-21 Particulars mentioned on result

As we have mentioned above that result has been published as merit list PDF, it only indicates the names of the candidates who have been recommended for the award of this fellowship program. The result will not indicate the marks of the candidates. Marks obtained by the candidates in aptitude and interview will be published separately.

Candidates will find following particulars in the result PDF-

  • Stream
  • Category
  • Serial No.
  • Application number of the candidates
  • Roll number of the candidates
  • All India Rank of the candidates
  • Names of the candidates in the order of their merit

How to obtain KYPY 2020-21 marks?

IISc will release the merit list of the selected candidates for interview. KVPY interview and test marks will be available on official website. Candidates have to check their marks on the official portal of KVPY once it will be made available there.

As per the official notice, marks of the candidates who have attended the interview, can check their final results soon. IISc will upload marks of both selected and not selected candidates on KVPY portal. Candidates can obtain their marks from official website by logging in with their application number and date of birth.

Candidates who are looking for their marks can check their marks online by following the given procedure-

  1. Visit KVPY official website i.e. http://kvpy.iisc.ernet.in.
  2. On the homepage click on “Result” menu.
  3. Hit the “Click here to check your marks” link.
  4. A login page will open in a new tab.
  5. Enter the Application No. and date of birth in provided fields. Click on “submit” button.
  6. Marks of the candidates in aptitude test and interview will appear.
  7. Check the marks.
  8. Download and retain it for future references.

KVPSY Cut Off Marks 2021

Along with the publication of the merit list of candidates recommended for the award of KVPY Fellowship 2020 Conducting authority will also publish the category-wise cut off marks for all the streams.

Cut-off marks are the minimum marks that a candidate must secure to qualify an exam. Only those candidates have been selected for this fellowship who have scored above the cut-off marks. Cut-off marks varies stream to stream and category to category of the candidates. The cut-off for this final result has been prepared considering the marks of the candidates in the written exam (75%) as well as in the interview (25%).

In this section, candidates can check the KYPY 2020 cut-off marks for all the streams and category of the candidates. The final cut-off marks are as follows-

Category of the candidates Stream- SA  cut-off marks Stream- SX  cut-off marks   Stream- SB cut-off marks
General candidates 54.00 % and above 52.00 % and above 49.00 % and above
SC/ST candidates 40.00 % and above 40.00 % and above 35.00 % and above
OBC candidates 54.00 % and above 52.00 % and above 49.00 % and above
PWD candidates 40.00 % and above 40.00 % and above 35.00 % and above

 So, these were the official and final cut-off marks for KVPY 2020 fellowship award.

Candidates can also have a look at the cut-off marks for the KVPY Aptitude test of last year which was held on 3rd November 2019-

Category Stream- SA  cut-off marks out of 100 Stream- SX  cut-off marks out of 100    Stream- SB cut-off marks out of 100
General candidates 44 59 49
SC/ST candidates 32 43 43
OBC candidates 44 59 49
PWD candidates 32 43 43

KVPY Final Result 2021- Re-Evaluation

KVPY result is prepared after a proper evaluation of the answer sheets. The answer scripts under a thorough checking and cross-checking process to prepare an accurate result. Therefore, there is no provision for re-evaluation or re-checking.

As final result has been declared and merit list of candidates have been released candidates cannot apply for re-evaluation. No request or objection in this regard are not supposed to entertained.

In case, if there will be any new rule or notice related to re-evaluation of KVPY 2020 result, we will update the same here on this page.

KVPY 2020-21 Fellowship Award

The following amount will be awarded to the finally selected candidates under the purview of this PYKY fellowship program-

Basic Science Monthly fellowship award Annual Contingency
SA/SX/SB– During 1st – 3rd years of – B.Sc./ B.Stat./B.S./ Integrated M.Sc./ B.Math./M.S. Rs.5000/- Rs.20000/-
SA/SX/SB– During  M. Sc. / 4th to 5th  years of Integrated M.Sc./ M.Math./M.S. M.Stat. Rs.7000/- Rs.28000/-

Activation of KVPY Fellowship Award 2021

Mere name in the merit list will not imply that candidate will surely be awarded the fellowship. KVPY Fellowship award will be effective only after the verification of the required documents of the selected candidates. Only those candidates will be finally awarded the fellowship whose documents will be up to the mark and who satisfy the required criteria.

For SA Stream candidates- Fellowship will be effective for those who will join an undergraduate course in Basic Sciences (B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./Int. M.S.) in various branches.

For SX/SB candidates- Fellowship for these candidates will be available for those who pursue an undergraduate course in Basic Sciences (B.Sc./B.S./B.Stat./B.Math./Int. M.Sc./Int. M.S.) in different branches.

After admission to the course, candidates must intimate KVPY office by email (fellowship.kvpy@iisc.ac.in) about their admission by the scheduled date so that office can forward the required forms and KVPY fellowship can be activated.

KVPY Fellowship Award 2020-21

Applications forms for 2020 were available from 6th September 2020. The aptitude examination for this fellowship program is scheduled to be conducted on 31st January 2021. The aptitude test will be conducted in both Hindi and English Language.

Depending on the performance of the candidates in aptitude test, candidates will be shortlisted for interview. These shortlisted candidates have to download the admit card in order to appear for interview.

In order to appear for the interview, provisionally selected candidates have to carry following documents with them-

  • Interview call Letter (to be downloaded online)
  • Attested copy of Marks card
  • Medial certificate issued from a competent authority (in case of physically and visually challenged students)
  • Caste certificate issued from a competent authority (in case of SC/ST candidates)
  • Study certificate
  • A self-appraisal form
  • Teacher recommendation form

Candidates without any of the aforementioned documents will not be allowed to attend the interview. After the conduct of interview, final merit list of the candidates will be released.   

Contact information

The Convener,
Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) 
Indian Institute of Science 
Bangalore – 560 012 
Phone No.- 080- 22932975 / 76, 23601008, 22933536
Email- fellowship.kvpy@iisc.ac.in  
Fax No.- 080- 2360 1215 

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