What is Dakshana scholar?

What is Dakshana scholar?

Dakshana Scholars are a rare breed of gifted students from Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas and government schools across India. They are selected for intensive coaching after Class 10 & Class 12 based on their academic record and results from Dakshana’s proprietary testing.

How many Dakshana are there in India?

Our programs are conducted at 7 campuses across India – JNV Bengaluru Urban (Karnataka), JNV Bundi (Rajasthan), JNV Kottayam (Kerala), JNV Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), JNV Pune (Maharashtra), JNV Rangareddy (Telangana), JNV Silvassa (Dadra & Nagar Haveli).

What is Dakshana exam?

To help bright and impoverished students predominantly from rural India to prepare for IIT and medical entrance exams, Dakshana Foundation, an Irvine, California and Pune based organisation, conducts a selection test and provides free residential coaching to eligible students.

How many seats are there in dakshana?

The current capacity of the batch here is 265 who prepare for the JEE over a two-year period. As part of the public-private partnership with Dakshana, the government of India has constructed hostels, dining facilities, laboratories and library for these scholars.

Who are eligible for dakshana foundation?

Eligibility Criteria: Family Income: Total annual income of the family must be below INR 2 lakh. Student MUST have appeared for Class 12 Science in 2019 in a JNV/State Govt. School / Corporation School/ or a school being run and managed by the state government.

How many students are selected in dakshana Foundation every year?

A: Currently 600 students are being invited every year to the Dakshana Valley Campus. Q: How many Dakshana Scholars succeed in JEE/NEET?

How many students are selected for dakshana?

Over 6000 scholars took the Navodaya Dakshana Selection Test on December 08, 2019.

Are phones allowed in dakshana foundation?

Selected students must stay in school till JEE Advanced/NEET exam. No mobile phones are allowed to be held by the selected students during the two-year Dakshana program.

Who is the father of navodaya?

The Budget for Education, Boarding and activities at JNVs are provided by Ministry of Education, Government of India and it’s free of cost for the students during the 7 years of stay….

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya
Established 1986
Founder Government of India
School board CBSE
Chairman Dharmendra Pradhan

Is dakshana good for JEE?

96% of scholars who appeared for the JEE Mains crack it in the first attempt. Dakshana bags 2 ranks in the top 500 AIR! Dakshana Foundation is pleased to announce that its 10th batch of Dakshana Scholars came through with flying colours and did exceedingly well in the JEE Mains 2018.

What is the Dakshana alumni network?

Formally launched in June 2011, Dakshana Alumni Network (DAAN) consists of all scholars who were awarded Dakshana Foundation’s coaching and are now either studying at a college or are employed in a career.

What is the mission of the Dakshana Foundation?

Dakshana’s mission is to deliver world-class education opportunities for exceptionally gifted children from impoverished poor backgrounds in India. Dakshana is a Sanskrit word meaning to give or receive a gift. The Dakshana Foundation is a young philanthropic foundation focused on alleviating poverty.

What is the Dakshana model?

The Dakshana model for impoverished, but gifted students to get admitted to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and Government Medical Colleges. Dakshana’s mission is to deliver world-class education opportunities for exceptionally gifted children from impoverished poor backgrounds in India.

How to download the admit card of Dakshana University?

You are also required to login to scholarship.dakshana.org and check for updates and download the admit card. We request you NOT to make any calls & emails in this regard.