OAVS Admission 2023-24 Application Form, Exam Date, Eligibility Criteria

OAVS (Odisha Adarsha Vidyalaya) is a great initiative taken by the Odisha Government to provide English medium education to the students of rural areas. The education cost is also quite minimal. There would be a Vidyalaya in each block of the state of Odisha. OAVS was formed in the year 2016-17 and a total number of 250 Vidyalayas are established in different blocks of Odisha state. Odisha Adarsha Vidyalaya is an English medium school that offers direct admission to eligible students in class 6th in its 250 schools. Check OAVS Admission 2023 Details

However, for Lateral Entry in class 7th, 8th, and 9th in the category wise vacant seats in each Vidyalayas of the Odisha state in the academic session 2023-24. The admission is done on the premises of the OAV Entrance Test. The qualified and eligible candidates will be provided admission in classes VI to XII in Odisha CBSE-affiliated schools.

OAVS Admission 2023 Important Dates

Events Dates
Admission advertisement of OAVS 2023 January 2023
Last date to submit the forms to the Principal along with the documents February 2023
Entrance test date March 2023
Evaluation of answer papers March 2023
Approval of the collector March 2023
Result declaration March 2023
Selection list display March 2023
First date of admission April 2023
Second date of admission April 2023
Class 6th opening April 2023

Eligibility Requirements

  • Those who have successfully cleared class 5th examination or currently studying in class 5th can seek admission to OAVS for class 6th.
  • Additionally, such students must be from the recognized school or institute of the Odisha State Government.
  • Those who are studying outside of the Odisha state, need to submit the residential proof/ domicile certificate.
  • A 50% reservation for female students will be provided in any of the OAVS schools.
  • The schools set reservations for students based on their disabilities (such as autism, hearing issues, locomotor disability, etc.)
  • The reserved quota for students belonging to the employees of OAVS will also be there.
  • A 5% of reservation for the employees belonging to the State PSU and the State Government of the specific block will be provided.
  • The age of the children must be 9 years to 13 years.

OAVS Admission 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates have to download the application form from the official site of the OAVS i.e. www.oav.edu.in
  • Keep all the required documents ready before filling the application form for OAVS 2023.
  • Attach the recent colored passport size photograph too.
  • Submit the application form before the last date and pay the application fee if required in the same.

Documents Needed

  • Birth certificate of the child
  • Aadhaar card details of students and parents
  • Resident certificate/ Domicile Certificate
  • Income certificate
  • School certificate

Exam Pattern

  • The entrance exam contains a total no. of 52 questions in a paper.
  • There will be all Multiple choice type questions in the paper.
  • Questions will be asked from the subjects Science, English, Social Sciences, and Mathematics of Class 5th standard.
  • Exam Duration is 2 hr (!20 minutes).
  • There will be no negative marking for incorrect answers.
Subjects No. of questions Total Marks
English 13 13
Science 13 13
Mathematics 13 13
Social Science 13 13
Total 52 52

Exam Pattern for Lateral Entry in Class 7th, 8th, and 9th:

  • The question paper will contain a total no. of 100 questions.
  • There will be all multiple choice type questions in the OAVS paper.
  • Questions will be asked from Science, English, Odia, Mathematics, and Social Sciences of the standards of Class 6th to Class 8th.
  • Exam Duration is 3 hr (150 minutes).
  • There will be no negative marking for incorrect answers.

OAVS Admission 2023 Answer Key

The official authority of Odisha Adarsha Vidyalayas (OAVS) will announce the Answer Key in an online mode via the official website of the same. Through the Answer Key, participants can evaluate the correct responses to the questions asked in the exam. Participants can use the answer key by checking their answers to the responses released by the concerned authority. Thus before the declaration of the result, one can have the estimated score on the paper.

OAVS Admission 2023 Result

After the submission of the application form as well as documents, the child will appear for the entrance examination on the stipulated date and time. The exam conducting authority will inform the students/ ward’s parents about all the details of the exam in advance. The cut-off list will also be prepared and released by the exam conducting authority.
After the release of the first admission list, the authorities of OAVAS will release the second list. Those who are not selected in the first list due to any reason might be able to view their names in the second list. Students from the waiting list will also be eligible to seek admission in Odisha Adarsha Vidyalayas.

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