Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan (BVB) Vidyashram, Jaipur is a coeducational, day cum residential school offering education from pre-primary to higher secondary. Promoted in 1985 by the Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan Educational Trust, BVB Vidyashram Jaipur is affiliated with the Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE), New Delhi.
Says a school spokesperson, “During the seven decades of its existence, the Bhavan has come to be recognized as a symbol of India’s glorious past and as a comprehensive national institution with an international outlook, touching all facets of life and enriching all spheres of activity.”
Sprawling over 71,400 square meters, the school boasts 72 classrooms and student strength of 3200. It follows a teacher student ratio of 1:25.
The sprawling school campus hosts a spacious, duplex library with an exhaustive collection of books, CDs, periodicals and journals on literature, social science, business studies, science and technology as well as spiritualism and personality development. The library also serves as a resource centre for the faculty and provides computing and internet facility to both teachers and students.
The school offers well equipped labs for physics, chemistry, biology, language, computer science, home science, fashion studies, mathematics and psychology. A fully air conditioned auditorium is housed in the school premises with a seating capacity of 1000.
The school also offers facilities for sports and games such as swimming, table tennis, lawn tennis, hockey, volleyball, basketball, cricket, skating, squash, indoor basketball, indoor skating rink, indoor squash court, and badminton. Experienced coaches impart professional training in these sports and students are also trained in athletics, kho-kho and gymnastics.
The school follows the CBSE curriculum and offers classes from pre-primary to class XII.
Extracurricular: The school organizes various competitions at inter house, inter school, district, state and national levels, the school also conducts yearly summer and winter camps for students and staff. Regular literary and scientific events are organized on the school campus by the school management and external organizations.
The school’s sports activities are backed by excellent sports infrastructure and coaching from experienced trainers.
The school is also actively involved in community service activities such as frequent student visits to hospitals, under privileged schools, SOS villages and generous contribution to Helpage India, Leprosy Development Foundation other organizations.
The application form should be submitted at school reception along with Rs. 500/- for the form and Rs. 500/- towards registration fee.
Documents required for admission
Copy of birth certificate from the municipality council.
A copy of marks sheet of the qualifying (previous) class.
Transfer certificate issued by the previous school countersigned by local DEO/CBSE office from class two and above (for interstate transfers).
Admission Procedure and interview
Admission is granted on the basis of performance in the entrance test/interaction on the dates given by the school office. Names of the qualified students are displayed on the school notice board and the school website.
Fees: The detailed fee structure is available on request.
Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan’s Vidyashram, Jaipur has been accredited by the British Council for two consecutive years (2008-2009, 2009-2010) for Outstanding Development of the International Dimension in the Curriculum.
The school has also won the Mother Teresa Award, instituted by Indian Development Foundation, Mumbai, for resource mobilization and humanitarian services in north India.