NTSE 2015
Urvashi Dalal, 10 Nov 2014, #NTSE

NTSE 2015 - The National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is a national level examination cum scholarship program conducted by National Council of Educational Research and Training to recognize and nurture talented students across India.

Latest: NTSE 2018 is conducted by NCERT. Check details here. 


Scholarships will be awarded to 1,000 students under the following criteria:


Rs 1250 per month for Class 11th and 12th level

  • Rs 2000 per month for UG and PG level
  • Amount for Phd to be fixed in accordance with UGC norms

Students studying in class X are eligible for NTSE 2015 examination and selection procedure for a scholarship award, depending on the merit.


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Exam Name: National Talent Search Examination


Commonly known as: NTSE


Exam Type: State Level and National Level


Exam Category: Senior Secondary


Conducting organization: National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT)


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NTSE 2015 Application Form - National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) announces NTSE 2015 Application Form for NTSE 2015 exam. Process for NTSE 2015 Application will continue till August 31, 2014.


NTSE 2015 Eligibility Criteria - As per the NTSE Eligibility, students from different states of the country studying in X standard are eligible for appearing in the examination. Whether a student is from a government or a private school, he/she is eligible to apply for NTSE 2015.


NTSE 2015 Important Dates - The Important Dates for NTSE 2015 are listed below:



Tentative Dates



Submission of application form

Aug 1 to Aug 31, 2014


Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Nov 1, 2014


Examination in all other States/UT

Nov 2, 2014



Examination in all States and UT

May 10, 2015

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NTSE 2015 Selection Process - The NTSE Selection comprises two stages to identify talent:

  1. NTSE Level I: This stage is conducted by the State/UT usually in November. Any student of class X can register themselves for this stage of the selection process.
  2. NTSE Level II: Those students who qualify Stage I appear for this stage of the examination. This is conducted at the National level and students from across the country that has cleared Stage-I compete at this level.

NTSE 2015 Exam Pattern - The Stage-I of the test is divided into two parts- Part I and Part II. The part I of the test is Mental Ability test (MAT). The second part of this test is Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), in which students have to attempt 50 questions related to Language.


The Stage-II of the test is divided into two parts- Part I and Part II. Part-I is same as the MAT of Stage-I, but part-II of SAT consists of 100 questions related to Maths, Science and Social studies. The SAT section is designed to judge reading abilities, interpretation, evaluation and general awareness about the subjects.


NTSE 2015 Admit Card - The Admit Card for NTSE 2015 will be released before the Stage I of the exam is held in Nov 2014. The NTSE 2015 Admit Card will be released tentatively in Oct 2014.


NTSE 2015 Result - The Result of NTSE 2015 will be declared after Stage II of the exam is conducted in May 2015. The NTSE Result is expected to be announced in June-July 2015.


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i will score 177 marks in ntse stage 1 in punjab . will i be elligible for stage 2

Komal Dayanand Gardi 21st Nov, 2019
Hello Tanish,  Good morning.
Scoring 170+ marks In NTSE is really good thing.  Final results of NTSE stage 1 is not released yet,  But you can predict your chance of selection based on expected cut off marks.  As per these,  The expected cut off for general category is 130-140+ .
So as per this marks,  You will definitely got selected for next stage of NTSE.
So be prepared for stage 2.
Good luck for your next exam.
I hope it will help you more.

I have scored 162 for NTSE Kerala will I be eligible for Stage II?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019

Hello Akshay,

You have not mentioned your category nevertheless the cut off is as follows for each category not NTSE Kerala stage 1 (2019)

General category - 143

OBC - 119

SC- 101.

As you have scored above cut off marks you have good chances of being eligible for stage 2.


Hai i am going to get 157 marks in Stage-I in Andhra pradesh from General Category , what are my chances to stage-II ...Harshaditya

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


According to our experts the cutoff for NTSE stage 2 for andhra pradesh students for general category will be around 164. You have 157, so it seems you have low chances for getting qualified for satge2 . For more information visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-andhra-pradesh-cutoff

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ntse stage 1 ke liye 200 marks me pass marks kitna chahiye

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


For obc in Jharkhand, according to our experts the cutoff will be in range of 130-145. So, you need this marks to clear stage -I. For more information visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-jharkhand-cutoff

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what is the pass marks of 2019 class 10 stage 1 in jharkhand from obc

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


To clear NTSE for obc obc Jharkhand,  according to our experts, you need the marks around 130-145 for qualifying the stage I. For more detail visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-jharkhand-cutoff

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