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NTSE

National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) conducts National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) for students studying in Class X is meant to identify the nurture talent. The examination is conducted every year at two levels: Stage I (State Level) and Stage II (National Level).
 
Scholarships:-
 
a) Scholarship of Rs 1250/- per month for Class XI and XII
b) Scholarship of Rs 2000/- per month for Undergraduate and Post graduates.
c) Amount if Scholarship for PhD in fixed in accordance with UGC norms.
 
Selection - Stage I, Selection will be done by State/UTs and those who qualify Stage I will be eligible to appear for stage II examination, conducted by NCERT.
 
Qualifying Marks - Qualifying marks for candidates from General category is 40% in each paper and for candidates from SC, ST and PH is 32% in each paper.
 
NTSE 2018 Eligibility: - All students of class X studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear for stage I examination, conducted by the States/UTs, which the schools are located. There will be no domicile restriction.
 
Students registered under Open Distance Learning (ODL) will also eligible for scholarship, provided the student is below the age of 18 years (as on 1st July of the particular year), the student is not employed and s/he is appearing in class X examination for the first time.

NTSE Registration / Application Form

NTSE 2018 Application Form / Registration:-
 
 
You may contact the State / UT Liaison Officer for procuring application form.
 
The completed application form should be signed by the Principal of the school much before the last date of submission. The candidate as well as the Principal of the school must adhere to the last date for submission of the Application Form. Different states may have different last dates for submission. Please confirm from the Liaison Officer of your state, the address at which the completed forms are to be submitted. The address and contact number of the Liaison Officer of the State/UTs are available in the NCERT website www.ncert.nic.in. All queries related to application form should be directed to the State Liaison Officers (LOs). No application should be sent to NCERT.
 
Fees: State and Union Territories may notify the fee required which will be paid for Stage I examination. Therefore before submitting the application form, you may find out the fees charged for Stage I Examination and also the mode of payment from the respective State Liaison Officers (LOs). However, NCERT does not charge any fee for Stage II Examination.
 
 
 

 

NTSE Exam Dates

NTSE 2018 Date:-

 
Stage I (State) 
 
Last date for submission of application form - To be notified by the respective state and it may vary from state to state
 
Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands - 04th November 2017, Saturday
 
Examination in all other states and union territories - 05th November 2017, Sunday
 
Stage II (National)
 
Examination in all States and Union Territories - 13th May 2018, Sunday.
 


NTSE Syllabus

NTSE Exam 2018 Syllabus:-

There is no definite syllabus for NTSE 2018 Examination. Candidates can refer the text books of class 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10. There are two tests in the exam:

Mental Ability Test:-

This section has questions from finding the patterns (numeric, visual and verbal), direction and orientation, sequences & series, geometry, odd one out, Venn diagram and puzzles.

Scholastic Ability Test:-

Mathematics
Science
Social Science

Paper Pattern

NTSE 2018 Pattern:-

Stage I & II: Examination at the State / UT level will comprise of three papers i.e.

Paper - Test - No of Questions - No of Marks - Duration -
 
Paper I - Mental Ability Test (MAT) - 50 Qs - 50 Marks - 45 Minutes
Paper II - Language Test (LT) English / Hindi - 50 Qs - 50 Marks - 45 Minutes
Paper III - Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) - 100 Qs - 100 Marks - 90 Minutes
 
At stage II (National Level) - There will be negative marking in each paper. For each wrong answer 1/3 marks will be deducted. No marks will be deducted for unattempted questions.

NTSE Preparation

National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is a scheme that provides scholarship to the talented students of India to brighten up their future and achieve their goals. Below are some tips which would help you in your preparation:

For any test preparation, first important thing is to understand your strength and weakness towards any particular subject. It will help you to create plan on how to strengthen the weak points.
Ask for help from your teacher or friends if you do not understand any specific topic.
Revising your topics is most important. Set your timetable accordingly.

NTSE Preparation Tips           NTSE Coaching Institutes  

NTSE Sample Papers

NTSE Notification

NSTE 2018 Notification:-

 

Stage I (State) 

Last date for submission of application form - To be notified by the respective state and it may vary from state to state
 
Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands - 04th November 2017, Saturday
 
Examination in all other states and union territories - 05th November 2017, Sunday
 
Stage II (National)
 
Examination in all States and Union Territories - 13th May 2018, Sunday.
 
 
 
 

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