NTSE Chandigarh 2020
Dinesh Goyal, 28 Oct 2019, #NTSE

NTSE Chandigarh 2020 - SCERT has released the Chandigarh NTSE Stage 1 answer key 2020 on November 15, 2019 for MAT and SAT exam. The admit cards for NTSE Chandigarh 2020 were made available from October 21 to 25, 2019 in offline mode which could be collected by a concerned person of a school. NTSE Chandigarh Stage 1 application form was also released in offline mode and students could apply before September 5, 2019. Only students studying in class 10 could apply for NTSE Chandigarh 2020 exam by filling the application form in offline mode. NTSE Chandigarh Stage 1 exam 2020 was held on November 3, 2019. It is an offline examination to select candidates for stage 2 exam which is conducted at the National level by NCERT. The result for the same will be made available online in January 2020. Selected candidates will go for NTSE final exam and after that finally selected candidates will be eligible for NTSE Scholarship. Read further to get more details about NTSE Chandigarh 2020, Application form, Admit card, Result, cut-off etc.

Latest: NTSE Chandigarh answer key released for MAT and SAT exam.

Chandigarh NTSE 2020 - Important dates

Candidates can check the NTSE Important dates in the table below along with all important events:



NTSE Chandigarh Application form

August 2, 2019

Last date to Apply

September 5, 2019

NTSE stage 1 Admit card

October 21 to 25, 2019

NTSE Chandigarh 2020 Exam

November 3, 2019

Answer Key DateNovember 15, 2019

Result of NTSE Chandigarh

January 2020

NTSE Stage 2 exam

Second Week of May 2020

Stage 2 Final Result

August 2020

NTSE Chandigarh Answer Key

  • SCERT has released the answer key of NTSE Chandigarh 2020 in online mode.

  • Most of the renowned institutes have also released the answer key of NTSE stage 1 exam on the same day of the exam.

  • Candidates can download the NTSE Answer Key and use it.

  • The answer key is useful to calculate the estimated score before the releasing of the result.

NTSE Chandigarh Result

SCERT, Chandigarh will release the result of NTSE stage 1 exam in online mode. The result will be available in the first week of February 2020 in the form of merit list. Candidates can access their result through the link given above. NTSE result will contain the details of the selected candidates for stage 2 exam. Final selected candidates will be eligible to get a scholarship after the declaration of NTSE stage 2 result.

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NTSE Chandigarh Cutoff

  • SCERT Chandigarh declares stage 1 cutoff along with the result.

  • Candidates who secure the cutoff marks will be eligible to go for the next stage and can find their name in the merit list.

  • NTSE cutoff marks are the least marks need to score to crack the exam.

NTSE Scholarship

NCERT provides the scholarship amount to candidates who clear the stage 2 exam. The scholarship is provided up to Ph.D level as per NCERT norms. Candidates of all categories will receive the same scholarship amount. NTSE scholarship amounts at different levels are given below:

  • Rs.1250/- at Higher Secondary level.

  • Rs.2000/- at Graduate and Post Graduate level.

  • For Ph.D degree, the scholarship is provided as per UGC norms.

NTSE Chandigarh Eligibility criteria 2020

  • Candidates passed class 9th and appearing in 10th class during the year 2019-20 are eligible to apply for NTSE 2020 exam.

  • Candidate must have scored 61% or above in class 9 examination during the year 2018-19 to fulfil NTSE eligibility criteria.

  • SCERT Chandigarh provides the 5% relaxation in marks for students belonging to SC and PH Category.

  • Students registered under Open distance learning can also apply for this exam. The candidates should be below the age of 18 years, should not be employed and appearing in NTSE examination for the first time.

NTSE Chandigarh Application form 2020

SCERT Chandigarh releases the application form for stage 1 exam in online and offline mode. But forms are submitted in offline mode to the Director of SCERT. NTSE Application form will be made available in the month of August 2019. Candidates can follow these steps to fill the Application form:

  1. Download the form or get it from the respective school authority.

  2. Fill all the details correctly and carefully.

  3. Paste recent passport size photograph of candidates.

  4. Attach required documents such as caste certificate for the candidate belonging to Scheduled Caste /OBC Category and medical certificate for candidate belonging to a physically challenged group.

  5. Submit this Application form to the respective school authority along with application fee.

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NTSE Chandigarh 2020 - Application Fee

SCERT Chandigarh determines the application fee for the stage 1 exam. Candidates will have to pay the application fee while filling the form.

NTSE Chandigarh Admit card 2020

  • Separate admit cards are released for stage 1 and stage 2 exam.

  • The admit cards for the NTSE stage 1 exam has been made available in offline mode.

  • The representative of the school could collect admit cards from SCERT Chandigarh.

  • Candidates can get their NTSE admit card from the respective school authority before the exam.

  • This admits card is mandatory to carry on exam day else candidate will not able to write Chandigarh NTSE 2020 exam.

How to prepare for Chandigarh NTSE exam 2020?

  • First of all, analyze NTSE Syllabus to know about the topics and sub-topics to be studied for the exam.

  • Go through NTSE exam pattern and make a strategy and study time table to crack the NTSE Chandigarh 2020 exam.

  • Read NCERT Books to grasp the concepts and then move to other reference books to get more information.

  • Practise is everything. So solve NTSE Question Papers to practise with types of questions asked in the exam. In such a way, candidates will come to know about their shortcomings and can improve them.

  • Read NTSE Topper interview to know about their strategies to crack NTSE exam.

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When will ntse 2021 syllabus be available? Does the syllabus change every year?

Sourandhi Saha Student Expert 8th Dec, 2019
NTSE syllabus doesn't change every year. This is so that the syllabus of NTSE is entirely based on NCERT. NTSE exam has 2 stages.
Go through the given links for more details-

When will the result of NTSE 2020 be released (TN) ?

niharika cherry 7th Dec, 2019

Hello Aspirant, the result of NTSE(National Talent search examination) result will be released in Tamil Nadu  in the fourth week of January 2020, you can visit https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-tamil-nadu-result for more information.

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When will the official answer keys of ntse 2020 stage 1 uttar pradesh will be released? It is already 1 month from exam. If official answer keys are out please give me the link.

Harshita Gupta 6th Dec, 2019

All the states have released NTSE stage 1 answer keys of MAT and SAT examination. The answer keys are available for examination held on 2,3 and 17 November 2019.

The results may be declared in January/February/ March and stage 2 examination will be held in May 2020.

  • The qualifying scores for general category is:
SAT- 40%

  • For SC/ST/PH:

Check the link below to get the answer keys:


Hope this helps!

when will be the result s of Karnataka state announced

PRAKHAR SINGH 7th Dec, 2019


Karnataka SSLC Result 2020 will be available by the month of April expectedly. Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) release the SSLC Results on its official website- kseeb.kar.nic.in or karresults.nic.in . To check Karnataka SSLC Exam Result 2020 students need to enter their registration number in the space provided. To know about the important dates, steps to check the result and statistics etc follow the content given below.

Karnataka SSLC Result 2020

Karnataka Board conducted the SSLC exams in the month of March. More than 5 lakhs students have appeared for SSLC exams annually. Last year Karnataka SSLC Result was announced on April 30, at 12:45 pm. Karnataka SSLC Result 2020 is expected to be released at the same time period. Now, before you check out the detailed information first have a look at the table of important dates given below.

Karnataka SSLC Result 2020 Important Dates
Exam Dates Mar – Apr 2020
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Anyone who gave NTSE exam from Maharashtra this year? How many marks you got? What will be expected cut off by your opinion?

Halry Bhalodia 5th Dec, 2019

Though i have not given the exame but the expected cutoff for NTSE maharastra stage 1 is observed to be :

  1. General        167-175
  2. OBC              156-165
  3. SC                 140-150
  4. ST                  126-135

You can also refer previous years cutoff for the same

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