# Some Advice Needed For KVPY

I will be giving KVPY 2015 and need some advice regarding books and study material. Hope you all answer soon. Thanks in advance. (I am now in 11th)

Note by Usama Khidir
5 years, 9 months ago

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I am a KVPY fellow but I gave my exam in 11th. For KVPY SX the syllabus matches with JEE Advanced but the difficulty level is approx. that of JEE Mains. So if you prepare well for jee advanced KVPY should be a cake walk.

- 5 years, 9 months ago

what is interview like? Can you give me some details ,pattern and types of questions asked in interview. Thanks in advance!!!!!!!!!!.

- 5 years, 9 months ago

I was asked on nature of light , biomolecules , probability ( very basic ) , co ordination compounds. I dont think you should give too much importance to interview. The rank list is more or less decided by the exam marks. Dont even prepare your resume too much , they just took my resume kept it aside and asked whatever they wanted to ask. And they are bound to ask you about what are your future plans etc. , dont even mention IIT stick with pure sciences.

- 5 years, 9 months ago

Well in the previous years question papers I found the Maths section a bit challenging so names of a few books would be of real help. Thanks for the advice

- 5 years, 9 months ago

The maths section is challenging (relatively). JEE Maths should be sufficient.

- 5 years, 9 months ago

If you are a maths student then don't leave bio behind. It affects the result. Also study a bit of 12th physics.

- 5 years, 8 months ago

Trust me, it's the coolest exam ever! Just trust your basic concepts and keep your mind ready for 'out of the box' thinking.

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- 5 years, 9 months ago

Actually I did but didn't get any significant results so I was hoping that Brilliant would help answer my queries. Thank you for the advice though.

- 5 years, 9 months ago