NTSE Exam Pattern 2020– Students preparing for NTSE stage 1 and stage 2 exam must be aware of NTSE 2020 paper pattern to devise a strategy for preparation. They must know that the NTSE exam pattern is same for stage 1 and stage 2 exam. However, the difficulty level of question papers varies as stage 1 is a bit easier than the stage 2 exam. So the preparation of stage 1 helps to prepare for stage 2 exam. NTSE exam pattern 2020 contains the details such as marks allocated to each section, exam mode, duration of the exam and more. National Talent Search Exam is a scholarship test, to be held in pen and paper mode. The question paper will contain 2 sections - MAT and SAT, each of 100 marks. The test duration of each paper is 120 minutes.Candidates are advised to go through the article below thoroughly and make the best use of time and information available to perform well in the scholarship test. NTSE 2020 exam pattern helps students to create a strategy for qualifying NTSE Stage 1 2020. Similarly, the NTSE Stage 2 Exam Pattern will make candidates aware of the final round of the selection process for the scholarships.
Latest: NTSE Answer Key 2020 is available to download for stage 1 exam.
NTSE 2020 examination is conducted in two stages. Stage 1 is conducted at the State/UT level by the concerned State/UT authorities. The question paper consists of two papers: MAT and SAT. The NTSE exam pattern 2020 states that the Stage 1 examination can be attempted in either Hindi or English language. Every correct answer will fetch 1 mark while there is no negative marking for wrong attempts. Check the NTSE 2020 exam pattern of both stages below
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Part 1 – Mental Ability Test (MAT)
Part 2 – Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
Number of questions
SAT – Maths, Science and Social Science
NCERT apply a certain marking scheme to shortlist the eligible candidates.
Candidates have to mark a maximum number of correct answers to get good marks in NTSE Examination. Only candidates who obtain the minimum cut off marks will be able to receive the scholarship amount.
Only candidates qualifying in both the papers separately will be considered for merit. Selection of the awardees will be made on the basis of total marks scored in MAT and SAT sections
NCERT doesn't specify NTSE syllabus for stage 1 and 2 exams. However, it is suggested to follow Class 9th & 10th syllabus of the state board or CBSE to prepare for NTSE. The syllabus consists of important topics from which questions will be asked in the examinations.
Blood Relations, Distance and Direction, Coding-Decoding, Ranking and Arrangements, Venn Diagrams, Word Problems, etc
Reproduction, Carbon & Compounds, Motion, Measurements, Force, Source of Energy, Work & Energy, Meta & Non-Metals, Acid, Base & Salt
French Revolutions, World War I and II, Indian Freedom Struggle, Natural Vegetation, Indus Valley Civilization, Climate, Solar System, Maps & Globe, Judiciary, Indian Constitution, Indian Government,
Number Systems, Quadratic Equations, Arithmetic Progressions, Square Roots, Percentage, surface Areas, Simple & Compound Interest, Triangle, Linear Equations, etc.
To qualify the exam with good marks, one must be aware of how to prepare for the NTSE exam. Below, we have provided some easy tips and tricks-
Students should follow the below books to get good marks in NTSE
PH candidates are provided with an extra 30 minutes to attempt NTSE exam.
No, there is no difference in stage 1 and stage 2 exam pattern. But, the difficulty level of questions is increased at stage 2 exam.
knowing exam pattern, makes students enable to decide the priority and weigtage of each section/topic, which helps students to prepare accordingly.
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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
for more information.
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Karnataka SSLC Result 2020
will be available by the month of April expectedly. Karnataka Secondary Education Examination Board (KSEEB) release the
on its official website-
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 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.
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