NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020
Saumya.Srivastava, 05 Oct 2019, #NTSE

NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020 - SCERT, Goa provides the Goa NTSE question papers for helping the students in the exam preparation. The NTSE Goa question papers 2020 have been released after the commencement of the NTSE stage I exam. The exam conducting body also uploads the NTSE Goa question papers on their official website. Students are advised to solve the previous years Goa NTSE question papers as it will help them to know the marking scheme and important topics. Some renowned coaching institutes will also release the NTSE Goa question papers 2020 after the conduction of the exam. Students can download the previous years Goa practice papers for both the stages of the NTSE exam from this article. Read this article to download the NTSE Goa question papers and know the qualifying marks and cutoff of NTSE 2020.
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How to download NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020?

Students can follow the steps provided below to download the NTSE Goa question papers.

  • Visit the official website of the exam conducting body, education.goa.gov.in.

  • Now towards the end of the page, there will be an option ‘Notification.’

  • Click on ‘Notification’ and find the link ‘NTSE Goa question papers.’

  • Download the NTSE question papers and take a print of the same. Solve the question papers.

NTSE Goa Question Papers - Download link

Students can download the previous years’ NTSE Goa question papers from the table provided below.

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NTSE Goa Question Paper 2018

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Goa NTSE Question Paper 2017

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NTSE Question Paper for Goa 2011

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NTSE Stage 2 Question Papers 2020

Students who have qualified the NTSE stage I exam must go through the qualifying marks NTSE Stage II exam. They must solve the previous years' question papers to score high in NTSE Goa 2020 exam.

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NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020 - Benefits

There are many advantages to solving the NTSE Goa question papers. Students can go through the benefits of the previous years' question papers in this section.

  • Solving the previous years' papers will help the students to know the marking scheme and the important topics of the exam. This will help in a planned study routine.

  • Students are advised to solve the NTSE Goa question papers as it will teach them the time management skill and make them more efficient.

  • It will also help them to know the structure of the question paper and the type of questions asked in the exam. Besides, using the NTSE Goa answer key after solving the question paper will let them recheck their answers and improve the mistakes.

  • If the students will solve the NTSE Goa question papers sincerely, they will get to know that on which section they are taking more time. This will help in a planned attempt on the exam day which will result in better marks in NTSE Goa result.

  • Students will get to know about their weak areas after solving the NTSE Goa question papers. This will let them work on the same and score high in the exam.

NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020 - Qualifying Marks

Students are advised to go through the qualifying marks of NTSE. The qualifying marks must be scored in order to get selected in the exam.

NTSE Goa Qualifying Marks


Cutoff marks





NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020 - Marking Scheme

It will be very beneficial for the students if they go through the marking scheme of stage I exam.


Exam pattern


Marks in MAT

100 questions (each question carries 1 mark each)

No negative marking

No marks will be deducted for unanswered questions

Marks in SAT

100 questions (each question carries 1 mark each)

Total Marks

Marks obtained in MAT + Marks obtained in SAT

NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020 - Important Topics

Students can go through the important topics from which most of the questions are asked in the exam. This will let them know the weightage of each topic and pay emphasis on the same.



Important Topics

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

Verbal Reasoning test

Mathematical Operations, Clocks, Arithmetic Reasoning Test, Blood Relations, Tests, Classification, Series completion Test, Puzzle test, etc.

Non-verbal Reasoning

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

Scholastic Ability Test


Statistics, surface area and volume, Arithmetic progression, basic geometry, Algebra, roots, etc.


source of energy, food production and management, Physical and chemical changes, Fibres and plastics, Carbon and its compounds, etc.

Social Sciences

Mughal Empire, Vedic period, Introduction of ancient Indian History, Jainism, Buddhism, etc.

The economic presence of the government, Union government, Diversity and livelihood, etc.

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

NTSE Stage II Result

Students who will qualify the stage I exam will be called for the NTSE stage II exam which will be held on May 10, 2020. The final NTSE result will be declared in the month of August 2020. Students can check the same using their credentials. It must be remembered that the final stage II NTSE cutoff will be released on the day of the declaration of the results. Finally, the qualifiers of both the stages of NTSE will be awarded the scholarships.

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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NTSE Goa Question Papers 2020

Question: How many questions are asked in the NTSE Goa stage 1 exam?


The question paper is divided into two sections namely SAT and MAT. Both the sections contain 100 questions respectively which carries 1 marks each.

Question: Is the NTSE stage II question paper tougher than the stage I question paper?


Yes. The difficulty level increases in the stage II question paper. Students are advised to thoroughly prepare for NTSE stage II exam.

Question: What are the qualifying marks for the NTSE exam?


The qualifying marks for the NTSE exam is 40% for the general category student and 32% for SC/ST students.

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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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Thank you.


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.

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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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