Official Notification for NTSE Released!

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For all those who are aiming to take the prestigious NTSE this year and grab lucrative scholarships, there is one good news!

The official notification for the exam dates has now been released. Buddies, it’s time to brace yourselves up and take on the world.

Without any further delay, read below the NTSE Exam dates for stage 1 and stage 2, as announced officially:

StageAreaTentative Dates

Stage – 1 (State)

Last date for submission of application formTo be notified by the respective state and it may vary from state to state
Exam in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands3rd November 2018
Exam in all other states and union territories except West Bengal4th November 2018
West Bengal18th November 2018
Stage – 2 (National)Exam in all states and union territories12th May 2019


Important details of NTSE 2018

The exam mode is offline (for both stage 1 and 2)

Stage 1 of NTSE is state level whereas stage 2 is the national level exam

The students of class 10th are eligible to apply for the exam

The maximum age limit is 18 years for both regular and open school students

Scholarship Amount

For 11th and 12th ClassRs 1250
For UG LevelRs 2000
For PG levelRs 2000
For PhDAs per UGC norms

NTSE 2018 Examination Pattern

There are three tests which need to be cracked for NTSE. The pattern of all the three tests is given below:

MAT (Mental Ability Test)- 100 objective type questions of one mark each in a given time span of 120 minutes

SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test)- 100 questions carrying 100 marks are asked in Scholastic Aptitude Test.

Negative Marking: There is no negative marking in Stage 1 and Stage 2 examination.

NTSE 2018 Syllabus

The stage 1 exam consists of class 9th and 10th syllabus. And for stage 2, the NCERT class 10th syllabus is preferred. However, there is no any exact prescribed syllabus provided by the authority.

NTSE 2018 Admit Card

The candidates need to fill in the application form before the last date. After which, the admit card will be sent by the NTSE authority to the postal address provided by the candidates. The candidates may collect the roll numbers from the chief superintendent from the allotted examination centre.

NTSE Result 2018

The candidates will get an official notification about NTSE results after the successful conduct of NTSE exam. The result will be updated or released on the official portal or link provided by the authority on the official website.

Now when all the details are available at your disposal, you are left with no excuse to excuse your NTSE preparation. Go, get started and ace NTSE 2018!

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