NTSE Delhi 2020
Maniprabha.singh, 21 Aug 2019, #NTSE

NTSE Delhi 2020 – Students studying in Class 10 can now apply for NTSE Delhi Exam. Directorate of Education, Delhi has released the Delhi NTSE Application form online on edudel.nic.in. The last date to submit the NTSE Delhi 2020 forms is September 5, 2019. There is no application fee required for NTSE Exam. Students have to download the forms and submit the filled NTSE Delhi application form cum admit card should be submitted to Head of the Schools. The NTSE Delhi Stage I 2020 will be held in offline mode on November 17, 2019.

NTSE 2020 is a two-stage scholarship exam. Stage 1 is a state-level exam while Stage 2 is a national level examination, to be held on May 10, 2020. Candidates who qualify the NTSE Stage 1 exam will be called to appear in the Stage 2 exam. To know more about NTSE Delhi exam, read the complete article below

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NTSE Delhi 2020 Exam Highlights

Name of Exam

National Talent Search Examination




State- Level

Conducting Body

Directorate of Education, Govt. Of NCT of Delhi

Official website


State Liaison Officer

Ms. Usha Chaturvedi

Contact Details

Science Branch, Directorate of Education,

Science and TV Branch,

Old Gargi College Building,

Behind LSR College,

Amar Colony, Lajpat Nagar – IV,

New Delhi-110024

Mode of exam

Pen and paper

Medium of exam

Hindi and English


NTSE Delhi 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates should be aware of all NTSE exam dates to keep track of important events such as application form submission, the release of admit card, result declaration-


NTSE Delhi Date

NTSE Delhi 2020 application form released

August 20, 2019

Last date to submit the NTSE Delhi form

September 5, 2019

Release of Admit Card

November 1, 2019

NTSE Delhi 2020 Exam Date

November 17, 2019

Declaration of result

4th week of February 2020

Release of Stage 2 Admit CardApril 2020

NTSE Stage 2 Exam Date

May 10, 2020

NTSE Stage II Result Date

September 2020

NTSE Delhi 2020 Eligibility Criteria

All aspirants must read the NTSE eligibility criteria of the Stage 1 exam with utmost care. Not satisfying any of the given eligibility terms may lead to the cancellation of NTSE forms without any prior intimation.

  • Candidates enrolled in class 10th in the current academic year 2019-20 are eligible for NTSE Delhi 2020.

  • Candidates must have passed the 9th class from a Govt., Govt. Aided and Unaided recognized Pvt. schools including KVS, JNV, NDMC, etc.

  • Students must have secured 60% marks in class IX (55% marks for SC/ST Categories) in the session 2018-19.

  • There is no minimum income limit required.

NTSE Delhi 2020 Application Form

The Directorate of Education, Delhi has released the NTSE Delhi application form on August 20, 2019 on the official website edudel.nic.in. Candidates have to fill their basic and academic details in the NTSE application form. Below are the steps to submit the NTSE Delhi application forms offline-

  • Visit the official website of Directorate of Education, Delhi, www.edudel.nic.in to download the application form.

  • Fill the details in the application form and paste photograph

  • Get the NTSE Delhi application form signed by the Head/Principal of the Institute.

  • Now, submit the completely filled application form at their respective schools.

Also, apply for other Pre-Matric & Post-Matric Scholarships through National Scholarship Portal

NTSE Delhi 2020 Exam Pattern

  • The question paper contains two sections, Mental Ability Test (MAT) & Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).

  • There will be a total of 200 MCQs

  • Each question carries 1 mark.

  • SAT paper contains questions from Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, History, Geography, Civics & Economics.

  • There will be no negative deduction for an incorrect response.

Refer the below table for NTSE Exam Pattern


Test Type

Maximum Marks

Number of Questions

Duration (in Minutes)


MAT (Mental Ability Test)





SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test)




NTSE Delhi 2020 Syllabus

There is no prescribed syllabus for NTSE Delhi Exam. However, as per the NCERT norm, students should prepare their Class 9th & 10th syllabus for NTSE Preparation. The question will be asked form Mathematics, Science & Social Studies. NTSE Syllabus for Stage 1 & stage 2 remains the same but there will be an enhancement in the difficulty level.

NTSE Delhi Admit Card 2020

The Directorate of Education will upload the NTSE Delhi admit card 2020 online on its main website. Students will be able to download the NTSE Hall ticket from the third week of October 2019. Candidates should bring the stage 1 admit card while appearing in the test, else they won’t be able to appear in Delhi NTSE 2020 Exam. The admit card will contain the candidates and examination details such as exam venue, date & time.

Delhi NTSE Question Papers

The exam conducting authority will release the previous year’s Delhi NTSE Question Papers for student’s help. Candidates can treat these papers as NTSE Sample papers and solve them to know the pattern and important topics of the exam. Solving the NTSE question papers in the stipulated time will help learn time management too. This practice increases your chances to score well in the examination.

NTSE Delhi 2020 Answer key

The Directorate of Education, Delhi will release the official NTSE Delhi answer key a few weeks after the exam date. Before the official release, NTSE 2020 answer key will also be published by a few coaching institutes in the online mode on the day of the exam. Candidates can find the correct answers to each question asked in the NTSE 2020 question paper. Students can also use the NTSE Delhi Answer key to calculate an estimate of their scores for in the exam.

NTSE Delhi 2020 Result

DoE, Delhi will declare the Delhi NTSE result in the month of February 2020. The result will be uploaded on the official website in the form of a pdf file. The result has been released in the online mode on the official website in the form of a merit list of shortlisted candidates. The NTSE result contains MAT, SAT and overall scores of selected candidates. Selected candidates will be eligible to appear for Stage 2 exam, to be conducted by NCERT on May 10, 2020. The exam pattern and syllabus for Stage II will be decided by the NCERT. Besides, NCERT is also responsible for declaring the NTSE Stage 2 result.

NTSE Delhi 2020 Cutoff

Along with the result, NTSE Delhi cutoff will also be issued online. Candidates have to attain the given cut off marks to qualify the NTSE exam. Only candidates who achieve the NTSE cutoff score are listed in the final result file.

Previous year’s NTSE Delhi cutoff (Category wise)

Refer the given table to check the previous year’s NTSE cutoff













The exam conducting body also releases the qualifying marks of NTSE in percentage which will vary for different states. Check the qualifying marks mentioned below:

NTSE Delhi Qualifying Marks


Cut Off Percentage





NTSE 2020 Scholarships Amount

A total of 2000 NTSE scholarships will be distributed to candidates who qualify both the stages of the exam. Below is the monthly compensation that a student would receive-

Education level

Scholarship Amount

Classes 11th to 12th

Rs. 1,250 per month


Rs. 2,000 per month


Rs. 2,000 per month


As per UGC norms.

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how to apply ntse form for class 10

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019


If you are in class 10 at present in 2019-20 session, than you have lost the chance. The application form was available in month of august or september. The exam will be in month of november.

Please go through this article on this link for more detail


Hope it helps


from where can i get the form of ntse in Gaya,Bihar

_Abhishek_Vatsya Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019


NTSE BIHAR APPLICATION form released on September 6th in online mode.And last date for application form submission was 30th September 2019 for stage 1 EXAMINATION.You can't fill application form now..

For more details regarding NTSE BIHAR 2020 EXAMINATION visit below link;




Manisha Gupta Expert 16th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

The application forms of NTSE 2020 has been released by Jharkhand, J&K, Punjab and most other states. You can check the state wise application link to go through with the given below link.


Good Luck!


what is the expected cut off of Punjab

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 12th Oct, 2019

hello aspirant,

cutoff marks changes every year and it depends on different fact, like number of participants, question difficulty level, seat matrix etc. please follow the below link to know about previous years cutoff,



which are the syllabus for ntse exam.

Manisha Gupta Expert 11th Oct, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

NTSE has two parts that are SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) and MAT (Mental Ability Test). The MAT section will test students on their thinking ability, Reasoning etc. while the SAT is further divided into three sub-sections namely Science, Maths and Social Science.

To check the complete syllabus you can go through with the given below link.


Good Luck!

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