NTSE Assam 2020 - The renowned coaching institutes have already released unofficial answer keys of NTSE Assam 2020 for stage 1 exam. The directorate conducted stage 1 NTSE Assam 2020 exam on November 3, 2019. NTSE Assam admit card 2020 for stage 1 was released on madhyamik.assam.gov.in. Applicants have to enter application number and Name to download the NTSE Assam admit card 2020. The last date to submit Assam NTSE application forms was October 10, 2019. Students have to pay a fee of Rs.250/- (Rs. 200/- for SC/ST) in online mode to complete the NTSE Assam 2020 application process. Eligible students will be shortlisted based on their performance in Stage 1 & Stage 2 NTSE Exam. Approx 205 students will be shortlisted in NTSE Assam result 2020 and these students will be called to appear for the stage 2 exam, to be held on May 10, 2020. Read the article below to know the eligibility, dates, application process and latest updates of NTSE Assam 2020.


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NTSE Assam 2020 - Highlights

NTSE exam 2020 is conducted in two stages. Stage I exam is conducted by several States/UTs while stage II is conducted on the National level by NCERT. Candidates must go through the overview of NTSE Assam 2020:

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NTSE Assam Overview

Name of the Examination

National Talent Search Examination


NTSE Assam

Level of the Examination


Conducted By

Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam

Eligibility Criteria

General category 40%

Reserved Category 32%

Mode of Examination

Offline mode

Official Websitemadhyamik.assam.gov.in

Medium of Examination

Assamese or English

NTSE Assam 2020 Dates

Go through the NTSE exam dates to not miss any important event of the exam:

NTSE Assam Exam Dates



Application Begins

September 1, 2019

Application form concludes

October 10, 2019

Release of Admit Card Online

October 24, 2019

NTSE stage I Assam exam

November 3, 2019

Result for NTSE Assam stage I

Second week of March 2020

NTSE stage II Admit card

April 2020

NTSE stage II exam

May 10, 2020

NTSE stage II result


August 2020

NTSE Assam Question Papers

Students must refer to the NTSE Assam Question Papers to know the exam pattern of the exam. Solving these papers also helps them to know the questions frequently asked, marking scheme and difficulty level. Students must check the official website of SCERT in order to download the links of question papers and later print them for their convenience to practice regularly.

NTSE Assam 2020 Answer key

Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam usually does not publish the answer keys on their official website. However, students can refer to the answer keys given by various coaching institutes in order to check their probable score. NTSE Answer Key 2020 contains the correct answers which will help the students to predict their scores.

NTSE Assam 2020 Result

Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam will release the NTSE Assam result in the second week of March 2020. The result will be published online in the form of a merit list which will include the name of students who qualify in the first round. NTSE 2020 result consists of the details like candidate’s name, roll number, marks obtained in MAT, SAT and the total score. Students must note that only those candidates will be allowed to appear for NTSE stage II exam who qualify the stage I exam.

NTSE Assam 2020 Cutoff

The exam authority will release the NTSE cutoff after the declaration of the results. Cut Off marks depend on several factors such as highest marks obtained by a candidate, difficulty level of the question paper etc. Students must go through the previous year cut off of NTSE Assam to know the questions frequently asked and marking scheme of NTSE Assam 2020. Refer to the table below to know the previous year cut off of Assam.

Previous Year's NTSE Assam Cut Off


Overall Cut off Marks







NTSE Assam Scholarship

The scholarship amount of NTSE is tabulated below:

Education level

Scholarship Amount

Classes 11-12

Rs. 1,250/ month


Rs. 2,000/month


Rs. 2,000/month


As per UGC norms.

To check other scholarships available in India, check National Scholarship Portal

NTSE Assam 2020 Reservation Criteria

Some candidates get reservation according to the norms of NCERT. Refer the table below to know the reservation criteria of NTSE Assam 2020

NTSE Assam Reservation


Reservation Criteria

Scheduled Caste


Scheduled Tribe


Physically Handicapped



26.5% of 1000

NTSE Assam 2020 Exam Centres

The stage 1 exam will be held at 81 exam centres across Assam. The number of exam centres may be increased or decreased.

NTSE Assam Stage 1 Exam Centres

Sl. No.DistrictName of CentreAddress of the Centre
1BarpetaAl-Amin KDM High MadrassaShariatpur, Via - Langla, District - Barpeta
2Bajali Higher Secondary SchoolPathsala, District - Barpeta
3Gopinath Bordoloi Memo. High SchoolBarpeta Road, District - Barpeta
4Govt. Higher Secondary School, BarpetaBarpeta Town, District - Barpeta
5Langla Higher Secondary SchoolLangla, District - Barpeta
6Nagaon Siksha Mandir High SchoolNagaon, District - Barpeta
7Sarukhetri High SchoolBoniakuchi, Via- Sarthebari, District - Barpeta
8Vidyamandir High SchoolSarupeta, Via - Bhabanipur, District - Barpeta
9BaksaMushalpur Higher Secondary SchoolMushalpur, District - Baksa
10Tamulpur Higher Secondary SchoolTamulpur, District - Baksa
11BongaigaonBoitamari Higher Secondary SchoolBoitamari, District - Bongaigaon
12Lengtisinga Higher Secondary SchoolLengtisinga, District - Bongaigaon
13North Bongaigaon High SchoolPolice Resurve, Bongigaon Town, Dist - Bongaigaon
14CacharGovt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, SilcharSilchar, District - Cachar
15ChirangBorobazar Higher Secondary SchoolBorobazar, District - Chirang
16Dhaligaon High SchoolDhaligaon, District - Chirang
17DarrangGovt. Higher Secondary School, MangaldoiMangaldoi, District - Darrang
18Sipajhar Higher Secondary SchoolSipajhar, District - Darrang
19DhemajiDhemaji Higher Secondary SchoolDhemaji Town, District - Dhemaji
20Gogamukh Higher Secondary SchoolGogamukh, District - Dhemaji
21Silapathar Residential Higher Secondary SchoolSilapathar, District - Dhemaji
22DhubriAgamoni Higher Secondary SchoolAgamoni, District - Dhubri, Pin-783335
23Govt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, DhubriDhubri Town, District - Dhubri
24Rokhakhata H.S. SchoolBilashipara, District - Dhubri
25DibrugarhGovt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, DibrugarhDibrugarh Town, District - Dibrugarh
26Naharkatia Higher Secondary SchoolNaharkatia, District - Dibrugarh
27Dima HasaoGovt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, HaflongHaflong, District - Dima Hasao
28Maibang Higher Secondary SchoolMaibang, District - Dima Hasao
29GoalparaDudhnoi High SchoolDudhnoi, District -Goalpara
30Lakhipur Higher Secondary SchoolLakhipur, District -Goalpara
31Prithi Ram Govt. H.S. & M.P. School, GoalparaGoalpara Town, District - Goalpara
32GolaghatBokakhat Higher Secondary SchoolBokakhat, District - Golaghat
33Dergaon Higher Secondary SchoolDergaon, District - Golaghat
34Govt. Bezbaruah Higher Secondary School, GolaghatGolaghat Town, District - Golaghat
35HailakandiGovt. Victoria Memorial HS School, HailakandiHailakandi Town, District - Hailakandi
36JorhatGovt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, JorhatJorhat Town, District - Jorhat
37Malow Ali Higher Secondary SchoolDhekorgorah, District - Jorhat
38Majuli Auniati Hemchandra H.S. SchoolKamalabari Chariali, Majuli, District - Jorhat
39Mohiran Saikia Higher Secondary SchoolTitabor, District - Jorhat
40Kamrup MBonda Anchalik High SchoolBonda, Via - Narangi, Guwahati
41Gopal Boro Govt. Higher Secondary SchoolGaneshguri, Dispur, Guwahati
42Rajdhar Bora Higher Secondary SchoolAzara, Guwahati
43Sonapur Higher Secondary SchoolSonapur, District - Kamrup M
44T.C. Govt. Girls' H.S. & M.P. SchoolUzanbazar, Guwahati
45Kamrup RGanesh Das High SchoolSoalkuchi, District - Kamrup R
46Hajo SBS Kr. High SchoolHajo, District - Kamrup R
47Biahata Chariali High SchoolBiahata Chariali, District - Kamrup R
48Palashbari R.B. H.S. & M.P. SchoolPalashbari, District - Kamrup R
49Patidarrang Vidyapith High SchoolMuktapur, District - Kamrup R
50Rangia Higher Secondary SchoolRangia, District - Kamrup R
51Karbi AnglongGovt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, DiphuDiphu, District - Karbi Anglong
52KarimganjGovt. Higher Secondary School, KarimganjKarimganj Town, District - Karimganj
53KokrajharGossaingaon Higher Secondary SchoolGossaingaon, District - Kokrajhar
54Govt. H.S. & M.P. School, KokrajharKokrajhar Town, District - Kokrajhar
55LakhimpurDhakuakhana Higher Secondary SchoolDhakuakhana, District - Lakhimpur
56Govt. Higher Secondary School, Norh LakhimpurNorth Lakhimpur, District - Lakhimpur
57Laluk Higher Secondary SchoolLaluk, District - Lakhimpur
58Narayanpur Higher Secondary SchoolNarayanpur, District - Lakhimpur
59MorigaonJagiroad Higher Secondary SchoolJagiroad, District - Morigaon
60Mayong Higher Secondary SchoolMayong, District - Morigaon
61Morigaon Higher Secondary SchoolMorigaon, District - Morigaon
62NagaonDhing K.B. Higher Secondary SchoolDhing, District - Nagaon
63Govt. Boys' H.S. School, NagaonNagaon, District - Nagaon
64Kowaritol High SchoolKowaritol, District - Nagaon
65Nilbagan Model Higher Secondary SchoolNilbagan, District - Nagaon
66Raha Higher Secondary SchoolRaha, District - Nagaon
67NalbariChamata Higher Secondary SchoolChamata, District - Nalbari
68Govt. Gardan Higher School, NalbariNalbari Town, District - Nalbari
69Raghunath Choudhury H.S. SchoolMukalmua, District - Nalbari
70Tihu Girls' High SchoolTihu, District - Nalbari
71SivasagarAuniati Hemchandra Dev H.S. SchoolAmguri, District - Sivasagar
72Govt. H.S. & M.P. School, SivasagarSivasagar, District - Sivasagar
73Moran Higher Secondary SchoolMoranhat, District - Sivasagar
74SonitpurBalipara Higher Secondary SchoolBalipara, District - Sonitpur
75Chariali Girls' Higher Secondary SchoolBiswanath Chariali, District - Sonitpur
76Govt. Boys' Higher Secondary School, TezpurTezpur, District - Sonitpur
77TinsukiaSadiya Govt. Higher Secondary School, SadiyaSadiya, District -Tinsukia
78Senairam Higher Secondary SchoolTinsukia Town, District - Tinsukia
79UdalguriKalaigaon Higher Secondary SchoolKalaigaon, District - Udalguri
80Orang Higher Secondary SchoolOrang, District - Udalguri
81Udalguri Higher Secondary SchoolUdalguri, District - Udalguri

Liaison Officer Address:

Examination & Training (ET) Branch

Directorate of Secondary Education Assam

Kahilipara, Guwahati – 781019.

Website – www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in

Mail id- nmmssscholarship@gmail.com

Ph. No. 94357-76767 (for exam & scholarship inquiry only)

NTSE Assam 2020 Eligibility criteria

Assam NTSE exam bears some eligibility criteria for the students to appear in the stage I exam. Students must go through the required criteria before applying for the NTSE Assam 2020. NTSE eligibility criteria are mentioned below.

  • Students studying in Class X in Govt./Local Body/Govt. Aided school /private school are eligible to appear in the NTSE stage I exam.

  • Applicants must have scored 40% in Class 9th exam in order to appear in the exam. The scores must be at least 32% for SC/ST/PH candidates.

  • Candidates enrolled under open schooling are also eligible to apply for NTSE Assam 2020 exam.

  • It must be noted that no candidate will be eligible for the NTSE exam who is employed in a job with salary, remuneration or stipend.

NTSE Assam 2020 Application form

The NTSE application forms are available from September 1, 2019, at madhyamik.assam.gov.in. Students must fill the Assam NTSE 2020 application form until October 10, 2019. Applicants have to pay the exam fee through Debit/Credit card or online SBI. Follow the given steps to apply for NTSE Assam 2020 below.

How to apply for NTSE Assam 2020?

Step 1: Students must visit the official website to fill the NTSE application form for Assam stage 1 exam.

Step 2: Documents required for the application process of NTSE Assam 2020 are as follows:

a) Candidate’s photograph’s scanned copy

b) Candidate’s signature’s scanned copy

c) scanned copy of candidate’s caste certificate(for reserved category candidate)

d) Scanned copy of candidate’s disability certificate (if any).

Step 3: Download and print the declaration by the Gazetted Officer and get it filled up by the head of the institution/ Gazetted Officer. Scan and keep it ready while online form submission.

Step 4: Fill the NTSE Assam application form carefully and upload scanned photograph and signature (size of photograph and signature should not exceed 35kb and 30kb. The photograph and signature should be either in ‘.jpeg’, or ‘.jpg’ format.

Step 5: Applicants must remember the password given to them. It is essential for further login. Call the helpline no. for any related query: 09769199421 (Monday to Saturday: 10 AM to 6 PM).

Step 6: After submitting the online application form, candidates must take SBI bank E-challan printout which is in two parts. Log in with the given password and take a printout of the online submission form after successful payment.

Download NTSE Stage 1 Assam 2020 Notification Here

NTSE Assam 2020 Application fee

Students should pay the exam fee through Debit/Credit card, online SBI on the main website, madhyamik.assam.gov.in to complete the application process.

NTSE Assam Fee


Amount payable

General category

Rs. 250/-

SC/ST category

Rs. 200/-

NTSE Assam 2020 Admit card

Students can now download the admit card for NTSE Assam 2020 on the official website of Board of Secondary Education, Assam. NTSE 2020 admit card bears the details such as the candidate's name, information about the test centre, roll number, exam schedule, etc. Candidates must remember that they will not be allowed to appear for the exam if they fail to bring their NTSE Assam 2020 admit card with them.

Steps to Download NTSE Assam Admit Card

  • Go to the official website madhyamik.assam.gov.in
  • Click on the e-admit card of National Talent Search (NTS) Exam 2019-20
  • Enter the application number and name in the given blanks.
  • Click on "Download" to download the NTSE Assam admit card 2020.

Click Here to Download NTSE Assam admit card 2020 for Stage 1 Exam.

NTSE Assam 2020 Exam pattern

Candidates must go through NTSE exam pattern given below in order to know the marking scheme and difficulty level of Assam NTSE exam.

NTSE Assam Exam pattern


Exam pattern


Qualifying scores


Mental Ability Test (MAT)

100 questions

120 minutes

General category: 40%

SC, ST, and

PH: 32%

No negative marking

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

100 questions

120 minutes

General category: 40%

SC, ST, and

PH: 32%

No negative marking

NTSE Assam 2020 Syllabus

There is no specified NTSE syllabus but students must note that the questions asked in this exam is very similar to class 9th and 10th syllabus. Refer to the table below to know the important topics of NTSE exam:

NTSE Assam Syllabus



Important Topics

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

Verbal Reasoning test

Alphabet Test, Analogy, Analytical Reasoning, Arithmetic Reasoning Test, Clocks, Puzzle test, Series completion Test, etc.

Non-verbal Reasoning

Analogy, Analytical Reasoning, Transparent paper folding, Water images, etc.

Scholastic Ability Test



Algebra, Arithmetic progression, basic geometry, statistics, surface area, etc.


Carbon and its compounds, physical and chemical changes, source of energy, etc.

Social Sciences

Introduction of ancient Indian History, Buddhism, Medieval architecture and culture, The Mauryas, Mughal Empire, Vedic period, etc.

Diversity and livelihood, Economic presence of the government, UN and other International Agencies, Union government, etc.

The atmosphere, industries, internal structure of earth and rocks, solar system, natural vegetation, etc.

NTSE Assam 2020 Preparation tips

  • While preparing for the exam students must make notes and revise them on a regular basis. Revising the notes of important topics regularly will help the students to go through the main point anytime. This is one of the best NTSE preparation tips.

  • Students should understand the basics of the curriculum. Clearing the basics will help them to gain practical knowledge which will lead to a better understanding.

  • NTSE previous year question papers should be solved while doing the preparation. Solving these papers will help the students to get acquainted with the difficulty level and marking scheme of NTSE Assam 2020.

  • Candidates must refer the best books for NTSE preparation as these books will help them to know the important topics asked in NTSE exam stage I.

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how to apply stage 2 ntse karnataka and when

Shubham Dhane 28th Mar, 2020


You don't need to separately for NTSE stage 2 those candidates who have cleared the stage on can directly appear to write stage 2. Please click the below link for more information about NTSE application form



i cannot find my ntse result please sent me my result

Deepshikha Student Expert 28th Mar, 2020
SCERTs have declared the result of NTSE 2020 stage 1 Chandigarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Goa, Sikkim, West Bengal. Tamil Nadu, Kerela, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, and other states. The result is declared in form of the pdfs. The pdfs contain roll numbers of selected candidates.
For detailed information you can follow the link given below:
Hope this helps.
Good luck.

i cannot find my result please sent me my result

Deepshikha Student Expert 28th Mar, 2020
SCERTs have declared the result of NTSE 2020 stage 1 Chandigarh, Jammu and Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Goa, Sikkim, West Bengal. Tamil Nadu, Kerela, Maharashtra, Rajasthan, and other states. The result is declared in form of the pdfs. The pdfs contain roll numbers of selected candidates
For detailed information follow the link below:
Hope this helps.
Good luck.

I am not getting the result of Ntse on website mentioned on your page

Megha 27th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant !

You can go check the result of NTSE from their official site , by the following link :


However NTSE release results state wise , if you can help me with your state then I will give you that specific link.

Also , we will check our site also , and will update you soon

Thank you !


sir plz provide us ntse stage 2 last five years question papers eith answers in hindi

Manisha Gupta Expert 26th Mar, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

I would suggest you to go through with the given below link to download the previous year papers of NTSE.


Good Luck!

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