KVPY Answer Key 2017

Sept. 28, 2017 Plabita

KVPY Answer Key 2017KVPY Answer Key 2017 - The answer key of KVPY 2017 is expected to be released in the second week of November. IISc Bangalore will publish KVPY answer key few days after the completion of the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana aptitude test. KVPY answer key will contain correct responses to all the questions asked in the entrance exam for SA (class XI), SX (class XII) and SB (1st year of undergraduate program). Along with KVPY answer key 2017, the question paper will also be published online. With the help of KVPY 2017 answer key candidates can crosscheck their answers and calculate the probable score. The aptitude test of KVPY is scheduled to be held in the online mode on November 5. The links to download KVPY answer key 2017 will be provided here as soon as it is made available. Candidates can download previous year’s answer key and question papers of KVPY here. Go through the article given below to know more about KVPY answer key 2017.


KVPY Answer Key 2017 Dates

Candidates can check dates of events pertaining to answer key of KVPY 2017 from the table given below:

S.No. KVPY 2017 Answer Key Events Dates
1. KVPY aptitude test November 5, 2017
2. KVPY official answer key Second week of November 2017
3. Declaration of KVPY result for aptitude test First week of December 2017


How to download KVPY Answer Key 2017?

Candidates have to follow the steps given below to download the answer key of KVPY 2017:

Steps to download KVPY answer key 2017

1. Click on the link ‘Download KVPY answer key 2017’ link to be provided as soon as KVPY answer key 2017 gets released.
2. Candidates must click on the link provided adjacent to the stream name they have appeared for.
3. Download KVPY 2017 answer key, match the responses and calculate the probable score.

How to calculate score using KVPY Answer Key 2017?

To calculate the correct estimated score, candidates must know about the exam pattern of KVPY 2017. The marking scheme for SA and SB/SX differs. Before cross-checking the answers, go through the marking scheme given below:


KVPY Answer Key 2017- Marking Scheme

The question paper under stream SA paper will have 80 questions with total 100 marks. KVPY 2017 aptitude test for SB/SX paper consists of 120 questions. As per KVPY exam pattern 2017, the total marks allotted for the paper is 120. Candidates can attempt any three of the four subjects in part 1, whereas, in part 2, they can answer any two of the four subjects. Candidates must allot the marks as per the marking scheme of KVPY 2017 aptitude test given in the table below:

KVPY Marking Scheme 2017- Stream SA, SB/SX

Particulars Part I Part II
Each Correct answer +1 +2
Every Incorrect answer - 0.25% - 0.50%


KVPY Answer key 2017- Important Points

  • Release mode- The answer key of KVPY 2017 will be released online for streams SA, SB/SX.
  • KVPY question papers- Along with KVPY answer key, the question papers will also be uploaded online.
  • KVPY 2017 answer key format- Both KVPY answer key 2017 and question papers will be available in PDF format.
  • Correct options in KVPY answer key- The answer key of KVPY 2017 will contain correct options for the questions asked in the aptitude test.
  • Calculate probable KVPY 2017 score- Candidates must download answer key to know about the score that they might obtain in the KVPY aptitude test.
  • Analyse performance in KVPY aptitude test- After getting the probable score calculated by using KVPY answer key, candidates will get a rough idea if they will qualify for the interview round.


KVPY Answer Key 2016

Candidates can download the question papers and answer key of KVPY of previous years from below:

Streams KVPY question papers KVPY Answer Key
SA Click here Click here
SB/SX Click here Click here


KVPY Result 2017

IISc Bangalore will announce the result of KVPY 2017 aptitude test tentatively in the third week of December 2017. KVPY result will display the list of students under stream SA, SB/SX who have been selected for the interview round to be held in the 3rd week of January. The final result is likely to be declared in the month of March which will be based on the scores obtained by candidates in both the aptitude test and interview.


About KVPY 2017- The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is a national level fellowship programme in Basic Sciences conducted by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. Candidates of class XI, XII or first year of an undergraduate program in science are eligible to apply for the fellowship under SA, SX and SB stream respectively. KVPY 2017 application form was available online from July 16 to August 23. KVPY 2017 aptitude test will be held on November 5 in the online mode. After the completion of the aptitude test, candidates securing the cutoff marks defined by IISC Bangalore will be shortlisted for interview. The fellowship/ scholarship will be awarded based on candidate’s collective score in the aptitude test and interview.

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