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Admission in Class XI in Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV)

Admission in Class XI

Fresh admissions would be made after accommodating all the eligible students of the same KV in the entitled stream and thereafter other KVs.

Fresh admission for remaining vacancies would be made in order of merit in the sequence of categories of priority on the basis of the board results of class X.

There would be no fresh admission in class XI over and above the class strength. Admissions in different streams for children seeking admission from KVs & non-KVs would be made on fulfilment of the following requirements:

The cut off Grade and CGPA for admissions in Science, Commerce & Humanities streams would be as under:

i . Science Stream

(i) Science with Mathematics
(a) A Minimum of C1 GRADE in Maths
(b) A Minimum of Cl GRADE in Science
(c) Average Grade point in Maths & Science taken together must be 6.5
(d) A Minimum of 6.0 C&PA

(ii) Science without Moths
Science without mathematics may be allowed if the student has secured C1 GRADE in Science with at least 6.0 CGPA

ii. Commerce Stream.

(a) A minimum of 5.4 C&PA
(b) Mathematics can be offered with Commerce if the student has obtained a minimum of C1 GRADE in Mathematics.

iii. Humanities Stream

All students of Kendriya Vidyalayas if they are declared successful by the CBSE would be given admission. However, Humanities with mathematics can be offered if at least C1 GRADE is obtained in Mathematics.


Computer Science / Bio-Technology, wherever available as an elective subject is to be offered to students of Science Stream and admission would be granted as per combined merit list. Multimedia & Web-Designing Technology (wherever available) as elective subject may be offered to students of all the streams (Commerce, Humanities & Science)

Following concessions will be allowed for admission to Science and Commerce streams.

a) Students belonging to SC/ST would be given upgradation by one grade in two subjects wherever required. CGPA may be enhanced by 0.4 for the purpose of admission to class XI Science/Commerce Stream.

b) The following concession will be granted to students for admission who participated in Games & Sports meet/Scouting & Guiding/NCC/Adventure activities at various levels. The certificate needed for this purpose can be of any preceding years.

Maximum concession under Sports / Games / NCC / Scout / Guide/Adventure will not exceed 0.8. Points in CGPA In case of eligibility for more than one concession under different categories as mentioned at (a) and (b) above, only one concession having maximum advantage to the candidate will be allowed.

(c) Admission of non eligible children of Embassy Officers in all Kendriya Vidyalayas abroad in class XI will be decided by the Commissioner, KVS on case to case basis

(d) Principal may admit children to class XI only up to the permitted class strength.

(e) A student who was earlier not found eligible for admission to a particular stream may be allowed fresh admission to a particular stream in class XI in the next academic session , if he/she improves his/her performance within one year from the same Board.

In case of two or more candidates obtaining equal C&PA (overall indicative percentage of marks) the inter-se-merit of such candidate may be determined as follows.
For Science based Course.

1. Candidates obtaining higher CGPA (indicative percentage of marks) in one compulsory language (Better of English/Hindi) Mathematics and Science.

For Commerce based courses with Mathematics.
2. Candidates obtaining higher CGPA (indicative percentage of marks) in one compulsory language (Better of English/Hindi) Mathematics and Science /Social Science

For Commerce based courses without Mathematics.
3. Candidates obtaining higher CGPA (indicative percentage of marks) in one compulsory language (Better of English/Hindi) Mathematics and Science &Social Science

For Humanities based Course
4. Candidates obtaining higher C&PA ( indicative percentage of marks) in one compulsory language (Better of English/Hindi) Social Science & 2nd language.

Admission in Class XI on Marks Basis

It is informed that students of State Boards /ICSE/NIOS where marks are awarded, be considered for admission in Class XI if vacancies exist. The marks awarded in various subjects be considered against the corresponding Grade awarded by CBSE as per criteria given below:-

I. Marks of different subjects are to be converted into grades and grade points as per CBSE norms as given below:

a) Conversion of marks into Grades:

Marks range to Grade

91-100 converted to A1

81-90 converted to A2

71-80 converted to B1

61-70 converted to B2

51-60 converted to C1

41-50 converted to C2

33-40 converted to D

21-32 converted to E1

0-20 converted to E2

b) If required conversion may be done where maximum marks are not out of 100.

c) CGPA to be calculated by adding up the grade points of 5 subjects including one language and dividing it by 5.

II. After conversion, provisions given in Admission Guidelines 2010 -11 for Class XI are to be followed.

The contents of this letter be brought to the notice of all Principals of Kendriya Vidyalayas functioning in your Region.