Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, Minicoy, Lakshadweep is a co-educational institution established in 1988 functions under Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti, which is an autonomous organization under the auspices of the Dept of School Education & Literacy. JNV is under Hyderbad region. It is a residential school providing free education to the rurally talented children hailing from various islands Lakshadweep with classes from VI toXII, affiliated to the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) with affiliation No:324001.The School is located in Minicoy, a beautiful coral island which is about 400 kms away from Cochin,Kerala.The school is housed in a small but beautiful 3.50 acre campus dotted with coconut trees in the heart of the island. The campus consists of a massive Academic Block, separate dormitories for boys and girls with sufficient capacity, a well-designed Dining Hall-cum-Kitchen, and Staff Quarters. All teaching staff including the Principal is comfortably accommodated inside the campus to ensure better monitoring of school activities.