New Delhi: A record 450 students from Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), the national leader in test preparatory services, have qualified for the Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) Fellowship Award 2019-20. Out of the 450 students, an impressive 385 are from the Classroom programme only.
Students who have qualified for the KVPY Fellowship Award 2019-20 are from the following programs offered by AESL:
Classroom Program – 385
Distance Learning Program – 47
Aakash Live – 10
Aakash I Tutor – 8
KVPY aptitude test helps to identify students with exceptional research skills and encourages them to take up a career in scientific research.
Congratulating Aakashians, Mr Aakash Chaudhry, Director and CEO, Aakash Educational Services Limited (AESL), said, “We at AESL believe in imparting quality test preparatory services to students. We are delighted that 450 students from Aakash have qualified for the KVPY Fellowship Award 2019-20, which is considered among the toughest Olympiad exams in India. Congratulations to all the students for performing well in the examination. We are pleased that the hard work put in by our students and faculty has paid off.”
Students studying in Class XI to 1st year of any undergraduate program in basic sciences with an aptitude for scientific research are eligible for KVPY. Special groups and committees are set up at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) to screen the applications and conduct an aptitude test at various centres in the country. Based on the performance in the aptitude test, short-listed students are called for an interview which is the final stage of the selection procedure.
The objective of the program 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.
Aakash Institute aims to help students in their quest to achieve academic success in both school and competitive pursuits. It has a centralized in-house process for curriculum and content development and faculty training and monitoring, led by its National Academic Team. Over the years, students from Aakash have shown proven selection track record in various Medical & Engineering entrance exams and competitive exams such as NTSE, KVPY, and various other Olympiads.