Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir, Nalanda (JNV)

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  • GradesVI - XII
  • CurriculumCBSE
  • TypeGovernment School
  • Gender - BoardingCoed - Boarding School
Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
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School is upto Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) and affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Boarding School, with classes from VI to XII. It is an English, Hindi Medium school.

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Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir, is a Senior Secondary School (XI-XII), affiliated to Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The School is a Coed Boarding School, with classes from VI to XII. It is an English, Hindi Medium school. The school is located in Dangi Tola area of Rajgir. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya was established in 1987. It is a Government School and is part of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNVs) and is managed by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS).

Basic facts about Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya:
Year Established
1987
School Type
Government School
Management
Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS)
Gender
Coed
Boarding
Boarding School
Grades
Class VI - Class XII
Student / Teacher Ratio
25:1:1
Admission Period

Curriculum

  • Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

School Level

Middle School (VI-VIII) - Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Dangi Tola is a Coed Boarding School, which services the educational need of hundreds of students from VI through XII. The classes in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya for every academic year starts from April-March.

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir, Nalanda was established in 1987 in accordance with NPE, 1986. It is situated in a 20-acre plot in sylvan and serene surroundings with beautiful landscapes in Rajgir Town of District- Nalanda, Bihar State.

Navodaya Vidyalayas are Co-educational Residential Schools and are affiliated to CBSE and offer free education to talented children from Class VI to XII. Find List of Top Best Navodaya Vidyalayas in India.

The National Policy on Education-1986 envisaged setting up of residential schools, to be called Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas that would bring out the best of rural talent. Navodaya Vidyalayas are run by the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS), an autonomous organisation under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Department of School Education & Literacy, Govt. of India. The Chairman of the Samiti is the Hon’ble Minister of Human Resource Development. As per the policy of the Government, one Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is to be established in each district.

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Address & Contact Information

School Address

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir District - Nalanda State - Bihar - 803116

School Chairman & Principal

  • Principal: Dr. B. K. Sinha

School Contact Person

Phone Number

06112 - 255260-255261

Email Address

jnvnalanda1@gmail.com

School Website

http://jnvnalanda.bih.nic.in/

Admission Details

Academic Year

April-March

Admission Period

The School has students enrolled from VI to XII. Find below the admission schedule, procedure, Contact Details, documents required and instructions for parents for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir Admission.

In this section, we will answer the common questions like What is the admission process like and what are the key dates? Is their any admission test? Will School also hold an interview or an interaction? What is the age criterion for admission to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir for the upcoming academic year?

Entry to Navodaya Vidyalaya is made in Class VI with lateral entry in Classes IX & XI based on availability of seats.

Click here for Admission Notifications and List of Selected students.Registration can be done free of cost through the admission portalof NVS linked through www.navodaya.gov.in and www.nvsadmissionclasssix.in

JNVST: Entrance on the basis of merit

Navodaya Vidyalayas draw their students strength from talented children, selected on the basis of a merit test, called the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST), designed, developed and conducted initially by NCERT and now by CBSE. The test is held annually on an All India basis and at block and district levels. The test is objective, class neutral and is so designed as to ensure that rural children are not at a disadvantage while attempting it.

Eligibility Conditions and Admission Test Class VI

  • Only candidates from the district where the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has been opened are eligible to apply for admission. However, in the district where the JNV is opened and is bifurcated at a later date, the old boundaries of the district are considered for the purpose of eligibility for admission in the JNVs. This applies to cases where new Vidyalaya has not yet been started in the newly bifurcated district .
  • The last date to submit online application is 15th September 2019.
  • Candidates appearing for the selection test must be studying in Class-V for the entire academic session in a Government/Government-Aided, other recognized school or ‘B’ Certificate Competency Course of National Institute of Open Schooling, in the same district where he/she seeks admission.
  • A candidate seeking admission must be within the age group of 9 to 13 years. This is applicable to candidates of all categories, including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes(SCs) and Scheduled Tribes (STs).
  • A candidate claiming admission from rural quota must have studied and passed Classes- III, IV and V from a Govt./Govt. Aided/ recognised school spending one full academic session each year in a school located in a rural area.
  • A candidate who has studied in a school located in an urban area even for a single day of a session in any of the Classes-III, IV or V, will be considered as an Urban area candidate. Urban areas are those, which are so notified in the 2001 Census or through a subsequent Government Notification. All other areas will be considered as rural.
Composition of the Admission test - JNVST

The medium of the Test (JNVST) will be in any language out of 21 languages as notified.

SubjectTimeWeightage
Mental Ability60 Minutes50 %
Arithmetic30 Minutes25 %
Language30 Minutes25 %

JNV Selection Test for admission to Class-VI in JNVs for the academic session 2020-21 will be held in two phases as given below:

  • i. On Saturday, the 11th January, 2020 at 11.30 A.M.in the State of Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh (except Dibang Valley & Tawang Districts), Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh (except Chamba, Kinnaur, Mandi, Sirmour, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti and Shimla Districts), Jharkhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Orissa, Punjab, Rajasthan, Tripura, Telangana, Uttar Pradesh, & West Bengal (except Darjeeling), Union Territories of Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Chandigarh, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Delhi, Lakshadweep and Pudducherry.
  • ii. On Saturday, the 11th April, 2020 at 11.30 A.M.in the States of Jammu and Kashmir, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Uttrakhand and in the Districts of Dibang Valley and Tawang of Arunachal Pradesh, in the Districts of Chamba, Kinnaur, Mandi, Sirmour, Kullu, Lahaul & Spiti and Shimla of Himachal Pradesh, in the District of Darjeeling of West Bengal.

Eligibility Conditions and Admission Test Class IX

  • Only those candidates who have studied in Class-VIII in one of the Govt./Govt. recognized schools of the district where the JNV is functioning can seek admission in Class-IX.
  • A candidate seeking admission must be between the age group 13-16 years on 1st May of the year of admission for which the Selection Test is conducted. This is applicable to all categories of candidates including those who belong to the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
  • The medium of Language for the Examination is English/Hindi.
Composition of the Admission test - JNVST

Admission Test consists of questions of Class-VIII standard in the following subjects.

Sl. No.SubjectTotal Marks
1.English15
2.Hindi15
3.Maths35
4.Science35
Total Marks 100

The test is conducted in objective/descriptive of type 3 hours duration without any break.

Eligibility Conditions and Admission Test Class XI

  • Students seeking admission in Class–XI should be within the age limit of 14-18 years as on 1st July, of the year of admission.
  • The candidate must have passed Class–X from a recognized school (affiliated to CBSE or any other State Education Board) of the district where the JNV is located during the academic session of the year of admission.
  • The merit list will be prepared as per marks obtained by the applicant in the Class–X Board Exam and the admission will be given as per eligibility of candidate and the seats available in the JNV concerned.
  • The candidates must have reasonable competency in English and Hindi.

Reservation of Seats in JNVs

Admission in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas is primarily for children from the rural areas, with provision of at least 75% seats for rural children. Seats are reserved for children from SC and ST communities in proportion to their population in the district but not less than the national average. 1/3 of the seats are filled by girl students. 3% of the seats are for disabled children.

Fees Details

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Fees: Fee Structure & Details

Refer below for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir fee structure and current fees.

Each Navodaya Vidyalaya is a co-educational residential institution providing free boarding and lodging, free school uniforms, text books, stationery, and to and fro rail and bus fare to students.

However, a nominal fee @ Rs. 200/- per month is charged from students of Classes IX to XII as Vidyalaya Vikas Nidhi. The students belonging to SC/ST categories, girls, disabled students and children of the families Below Poverty Line (BPL) are exempted from payment of this fee.

Infrastructure & Facilities

The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya campus is spread over 20 Acres acres of land in Dangi Tola area of Rajgir, Bihar. The School is a K-12 Boarding School. The School's infrastructure includes but is not limited to:

Sports Facilities(9/41)

  • Aerobics
  • Archery
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Boxing
  • Covered Play Area
  • Cricket
  • Equestrian
  • Fencing
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnasium
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Judo
  • Kabaddi
  • Karate
  • Kho Kho
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Netball
  • Play Area
  • Rugby
  • Shooting
  • Skating
  • Soccer
  • Splash Pool
  • Sand Pit
  • Sailing
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Rowing
  • Table Tennis
  • Taekwando
  • Tennis
  • Throwball
  • Volleyball
  • Yoga

Education Facilities(1/6)

  • Library
  • Digital Library
  • Career Counseling
  • Counseling
  • Student Exchange Programs
  • Test Center

Classroom Facilities(0/3)

  • AC Classrooms
  • AV Classrooms
  • Lockers

Visual and Performing Arts Facilities(1/4)

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Dramatics
  • Music

Laboratories Facilities(3/6)

  • Laboratories
  • Language Labs
  • Maths Labs
  • Atal Tinkering Lab (ATL)
  • Computer Labs
  • Robotics Labs

Transport Facilities(0/2)

  • Transport Facility
  • AC Buses

Boarding Facilities(1/2)

  • Hostel
  • AC Hostels

Accessibility Facilities(0/4)

  • Accessible Parking
  • Ramped or Level Entrances
  • Accessible Washrooms
  • Braille and Large Print Room Numbers

Digital Facilities(2/4)

  • AV Facilities
  • Interactive Boards
  • School App
  • Wi-Fi

Food and Catering Facilities(2/3)

  • Canteen
  • Meal Served
  • Kitchen & Dining Hall

Safety and Security Facilities(1/11)

  • CCTV
  • Fire Alarm
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Security Guards
  • Boundary Wall
  • Fenced Boundary Wall
  • Speedometer In Bus
  • GPS In Bus
  • CCTV In Bus
  • Fire Extinguisher In Bus
  • School Bus Tracking App

Medical Facility Facilities(1/7)

  • Medical Facility
  • Medical Room or Clinic
  • Resident Doctor
  • Medical Staff
  • Isolation Room
  • ICU
  • Dedicated Ambulance

Other Infra Facilities(1/6)

  • Kids Play Area
  • Activity Center
  • Toy Room
  • Amphitheatre
  • Auditorium
  • Day Care

Students stay in houses called Aravalli, Nilgiri, Shivalik and Udayagiri.

The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Rajgir Nalanda have school buildings, boys & Girls hostels, dining and kitchen facility, residences for faculty and staff with ample open spaces for playing and recreation.

Multi Gym facility is provided to Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas to develop fitness, physical and neuro-muscular skills and to promote the spirit of co-operation and sportsmanship. It has been implemented in 515 JNVs.

Extra-Curricular Activities

While striving hard towards excellence in academics, the co-curricular activities, extracurricular activity, and sports and games are also given similar importance.

The various extracurricular activities include:

  • NCC - Vidyalaya provides NCC training for boys only. 
  • Scouts and Guides - a unit of Scouts and Guides is functioning 
    Pace-setting activities are undertaken to enable the nearby schools to emulate the work done in Vidyalaya.
  • Nature clubs - National Green Corps (NGC)

Games & Sports, Scouts & Guides, NCC, NSS, Exhibitions & Art in Education activities are organised in a systematic way in Navodaya Vidyalayas all over the country. The inter house competitions, organisational responsibilities, games, sports & art in education activities help students to groom themselves into competent & self confident individuals.

Sports /Games Meets are organized at three different levels in each region, namely Cluster Meet, Regional Meet and National Meet.

NCC

Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti has been organizing NCC activities in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas with the motto “Unity and Discipline” with the support of NCC Directorate.NCC is being introduced in JNVs in a phased manner. As on date, Samiti has total cadet strength of 18744 in 264 JNVs. As a part of NCC training, NCC Cadets of JNVs attended several NCC camps and enriched themselves.

Seema Darshan

An initiative by the Ministry of Human Resource Development to provide an opportunity for the children to experience the border environment and to foster patriotism and nationalism among the students.

Youth Parliament

NVS has introduced a scheme of National Youth Parliament competition in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas throughout the country and to hold an annual competition of ’Youth Parliament’ among the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas.

School Clubs and Societies

The School has organisations/Clubs/Societies that organize various activities to develop the skills and extract the best out of every child. These scholastic and co scholastic clubs are a great way to explore the interest of any student or even develop new ones. The Clubs are:

  • Computer Club
  • Debate
  • Literary
  • Mathematics Club
  • Nature
  • NCC
  • NSS
  • Quiz
  • Science Club
  • Scouts and Guides
  • Social Service
  • Sports

Academic Programs

School Timings and Vacations

What are the school timings?

The school works in Shift 1 (Morning).

Language of Instruction
  • English
  • Hindi
What is the typical school vacation schedule?
The School holidays are from
HolidaysMay-June
School Senior Secondary Streams
  • Science with Mathematics
  • Science without Mathematics
School Level & Classes

Which grades will you have in the new session?

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is a Middle School (VI-VIII) to Senior Secondary School (XI-XII) for both boys and girls and has following grades/levels
Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
XIXII
Secondary School (IX-X)
IXX
Middle School (VI-VIII)
VIVIIVIII

Academics Programme and Curriculum Structure

The Academic session at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya starts from April-March. The School provides education to students from VI to XII.

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is a Coed English, Hindi medium Boarding School which offers the National curriculum CBSE, from VI to XII.

The medium of instruction will be mother-tongue/regional language upto VII or VIII Class. Thereafter the common medium would be Hindi/English in all Navodaya Vidyalayas.

All Navodaya Vidyalayas follow the Three Language Formula i.e. Regional language, English and Hindi.

Affiliations

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is authorised to offer the following

CBSE Board India
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

National Level Curriculum under the Union Government of India, Board of Education for public and private schools conducts. CBSE is the largest educational board in the country and is duly recognized by the Department of Education.

  • Secondary School Examination
  • Senior Secondary certificate examination

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is recognised by and affiliated to the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) board and follows curriculum prescribed by it. The school is affiliated to CBSE since with CBSE affiliation number 340011.

The Schools offers following CBSE boards

  • All India Senior School Certificate Examination (AISSCE) (12th)
  • All India Secondary School Examination (AISSE) (10th)

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Curriculum offered in Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya by Class

In this section, we will answer What board of education does Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya intend to follow over the years?

Level - Class/Grade
Curriculum
Senior Secondary School (XI-XII)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSCE curriculum in class XI & XII. Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSCE All India Senior School Certificate Examination) at the end of the Class 12th.
  • At the Senior Secondary level, school offers Science with Mathematics, Science without Mathematics streams.
Secondary School (IX-X)
  • School is Affiliated to CBSE and offers CBSE AISSE (SSE) curriculum in Secondary classes (class IX & X). Followed by CBSE Board Exam (AISSE All India Secondary School Examination) at the end of the Class 10th.
Middle School (VI-VIII)
  • School follows CBSE Curriculum in Middle School.

School offers Science, Hotel Management, Catering Technology stream in Class XII

Class 10th - Secondary School Examination

The CBSE students have to study 5 subject and 1 vocational subject in class 10th. CBSE has made it compulsory for class 10 students to appear for a vocational subject as an additional course. final marksheet for Class X will have separate assessment for the Scholastic Area, co-Scholastic Activities and Discipline (Attendance, Sincerity, Values). Know more about the Class 10th subjects, assessment pattern, Prescribed books and paper format

Students can select any language or subject from list of additional subjects as 6th Subject. Know about list of subjects available in Class X, Syllabus, course structure, Exam paper Format and Prescribed books. Also know about the list of subjects available as 6th subject and their syllabus and course structure.

School Rating & Reviews

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Manish KumarCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on February 10, 2019 5:01 PM
Very good school and well maintained...i miss this so much
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Baby KumariCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on January 31, 2019 11:10 AM
Best school in Rajgir
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Aryan KumarCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on January 11, 2019 3:04 PM
Good education facility
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Mukeshkumar NarayanCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on September 1, 2018 3:14 AM
Good Jawahar Novodya Vidyalya CBSE affiliated school providing better education with well equipped modern educational facilities.
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Akhileshwar SinghCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on June 17, 2018 8:41 AM
I spent 17years as a post graduate teacher there and become nostalgic. There I was house master of Aravali senior for so many years.My creativity in sphere of Hindi poetry blossomed there in surroundings of historical and natural milieu.I got published two collection of poems.For one of my poems on Bihar I was awarded also.How can I forget Rajgir!
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Vikram JnvCurrent student of the schoolwrote a review on May 30, 2018 5:08 PM
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is affiliated to which board?

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir is affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).

What is the process of getting admission into Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir?

The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya has students enrolled from VI to XII. Refer to Admission Section for information on admission process, schedule and key dates.

Is this school a co-educational school?

Yes The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is Coed school.

What is the curriculum offered at Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir?

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Rajgir offers the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) at various levels of education.

Is this school good? What is the rating of this school?

The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is rated 3.8 out of 5 based on 16 reviews on SchoolMyKids.com, largest school reviews and rating platform.

Does Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya offer Hostel facility to students?

Yes, The schools offers boarding/hostel facilities to students. The School is Boarding School .