District : Chickmagalur                 

State : Karnataka

Jawaharlal Navodaya Vidyalaya  - Balehonnur -

About the School



In accordance with the National Policy on Education ( 1986 ) Government of India started Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas ( JNVs )  Presently the JNVs are spread in 27 states and 7 Union territories.    These are co-educational residential schools fully financed by the Government of India through an autonomous organisation, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti (NVS) Admissions in JNVs are made through the Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Selection Test (JNVST) at claas VI.  The medium of instruction in JVs is the mother-tongue or regional language upto class VIII and English there after for Maths Science and Social Science (Also in Hindi choice)  Students of the JNVs appear for X and XII class examinations of the Central Board of Secondary Education.  While education is free in the schools including boarding, lodging, uniforms and textbooks, a normal fee of Rs.200/- per month will be collected from the children parents from IX to XII class.  However, children belonging to SC/ST Girls and BPL certificate holders are exempted from payment of fees.



i. To provide good quality modern education including a strong component of culture, inculcation of values, awareness of the environment, adventure activities and physical education to the talented children predominantly from rural areas

ii. To ensure that students attain a reasonable level of competency in three languages (Kannada, Hindi & English)

iii. To promote national integration through migration of students from Hindi to non-hindi speaking states and vice versa

iv. To serve in each district as focal point for improvement of quality of school education in general through sharing of experiences and facilities.



01. How to get an Application Form

Applications for admission may be made on the prescribed application form obtainable free of charge upto November of the year preceding the year of seeking admission, from the following.

i. District Education Officer (DEO)/DDPI

ii.Block Education Officer (BEO)

iii. Head Master of any Govt./Govt. aided/Recognised/where he/she is studying.

iv. Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Balehonnur, Seegodu.

        If you can't get the prescribed Application Form, you may copy the format of Application Form on plain paper (preferably 21cm x 30cm) from our web site or the news paper advertisement and apply on it.

4. How to submit an application form

        An Application Form, duly filled must reach the Block Education Officer, signed by the Head of the recognised school/ where the child is studying in class-V on or before November of the year preceding the year of seeking admission.  Candidates are advised to get the acknowledgement from the BEO at the time of submission of Application Form.

5. Issue of Admit Cards

        Admit Cards, duly prepared sby the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya will be issued to the candidates through the office of the Block Education Officer.  Candidates who do not receive their Admit Cards one week before the JNVST should immediately contact Principal, JNV/BEO/DDPI for the same

6. Result of the Selection Test.

        The result of the February JNVST is expected to be announced around April/May of the year of admission.  The result will be displayed in the offices of the concerned.

i. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Notice Board

ii. District Education Officer

iii. District Magistrate, and

iv. Deputy Director, Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, Hyderbad region.

The selected candidates will also be informed through registered post by the Principal, Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Balehonnur.  The results will also be displayed on website of Samiti at the address http:/www.navodaya.nic.in

7. Selection and admission

a. Selection in the test will not vest any right on the candidates to secure admission into the JNV.  At the time of seeking actual admission, each selected candidate will have to produce all relevant certificates as prescribed by the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti.  Untill admission, the selection is provisional (Eighty students will be admitted in VI class every year.

b. In case of any dispute the decision of the Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti shall be final and binding on the candidate.

Application Form
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