The term JNV stands for Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya. These are the schools for students who are very talented and generally belong to the rural areas in India. The Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya is controlled by Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti which is located in New Delhi. These schools come under the Government of India, Department of School education and literacy, and Ministry of Education. Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas are co-educational and affiliated with the Central Board of Secondary Education. It starts from the sixth class till the 12th standard. Their motto is Prajnanam Brahma which is a Sanskrit phrase. Do you know who is the chairman of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya? It is Dharmendra Pradhan. You must have seen their school dress, it is navy blue and white. The campus size of JNV is 5-20 acres and its campus type is residential. They are excellent schools in which you need to clear the eligibility criteria to take admission. There are 636 Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas all over India except in the state of Tamil Nadu and there are 265,574 students who are studying in them. Any student wishing to take admission in JNV needs to give the JNVST entrance test. You need to prepare a lot for the entrance exam to get admission to these top-ranked CBSE schools of India.