Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2012
Aug. 13, 2012
Oct. 31, 2011
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name NUVILEX, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001157075    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2012    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? No    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 20,286,725
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   517,820,851  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012