Keeping the institute flag high 455 students of Resonance got selected in KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojna) Stage-1, a central government fellowship launched in 1999 to attract talented students to pursue pure science courses and research career in science.
The Founder and Managing Director of Resonance – RK Verma Sir told that out of 455 qualified students, 184 are Regular Classroom students and 271 are of Distance Learning Program. He also added that out of all the qualified students 274 are of SX Category (Class 12 Science Students), 176 from SA Category (Class 11 Science Maths students) and 5 students from SB category (Class 11 Science Biology students). The 184 Regular Classroom students consist of 97 students from Kota Study Centre, which is a proud achievement for the region; 32 students from Karnataka Base Study Centre; 15 from Udaipur Study Centre; 7 from Surat Study Centre; 5 each from Mumbai and Jodhpur; 4 from Ahmedabad Study Centre; 3 each from Jaipur and Agra Study Centre; 2 each from Nagpur, Nasik and Rajkot Study Center and 1 each from Bhopal, Chandrapur, Bhubaneswar, Gwalior, Indore, Raipur and Vadodara Study Centre. Verma Sir also said that our institute has always served as a major incubator to develop and showcase these talents in form of qualifications at the IIT-JEE, NEET, Olympiad, KVPY and other national competitive examinations.
Students of resonance have been excelling in some of the most challenging examinations in the country that require deep conceptual understanding. Here KVPY exam is meant for the students of Class XIth and XIIth. Minimum 80% is required for General Category in 10th Boards and 70% for SC, ST and OBC to be eligible for this exam.
The objective of the program(KVPY) is to identify students with talent and aptitude for research; help them realize their academic potential; encourage them to take up research careers in Science, and ensure the growth of the best scientific minds for research and development in the country. This is a remarkable program as students who qualify for KVPY scholarship program shall be receiving scholarship till their post-graduation for pursuing basic Science courses and research career in Science. Students must also secure 60 % for General Category in XIIth Boards and 50 % for SC, ST and Physically Disabled students. Students will be vouchsafed a scholarship of Rs. 5,000 every month in the three-year tenure of B.Sc. and Rs. 7,000 every month during the two years of M.Sc. Apart from the aforementioned scholarship, students are entitled for a grant of Rs. 20,000 every year during their graduation and Rs. 28,000 every year during their post-graduation.
Resonance wishes all the Qualified students good luck for the KVPY Stage 2.