Kendriya Vidyalayas are highly affordable and co-curricular oriented schools in India. Moreover, they are managed by Central Government of India. Hundreds of KV schools are available across the country. They are unique in admissions and other activities. These schools follow CBSE syllabus and books published by NCERT.
Age criteria of KVs is same for all Kendriya Vidyalaya Schools. According to the KVS guidelines, a child must be 5 years old as on 31st March in the academic year in which admission is sought for Class I. It should be noted that a child born on 1st April also be considered for admission.
Following is the table which helps you to know the minimum and maximum age limits for admission in Kendriya Vidyalayas in various classes:
Kendriya Vidyalayas give priority for single girl children in admissions process. The parents need to provide certificate from registered medical practitioner at the time of application submission / admission. See more details here: