NTSE Haryana 2020
Updated on Jan 21, 2020 - 4:15 p.m. IST by Saumya.Srivastava

NTSE Haryana 2020- SCERT Haryana has released the result of NTSE 2020 Haryana exam on January 21, 2020. The result of NTSE Haryana 2020 is declared in the form of merit list of selected students. These students will go for stage 2 exam to be held on May 10, 2020. The question papers and answer key of NTSE Haryana stage 1 exam were released in online mode. Students can download them and calculate their probable scores for the exam held on November 3, 2019. NTSE Haryana admit card 2020 for Stage 1 was released on October 25, 2019. Students had to enter their reference no. or name and date of birth to download online Haryana NTSE admit card. Students must have qualified class 9 with a minimum of 55% marks were eligible to appear for NTSE Haryana 2020. Eligible aspirants could fill the NTSE Haryana application form till September 25, 2019 in the online mode. NTSE stage 1 is organized to shortlist deserving students for the National level stage II exam. After stage 2 exam, selected students are awarded scholarships by NCERT. Read this article to know the complete information about NTSE 2020, eligibility criteria, application forms, exam pattern and other related information.
Latest: NTSE Haryana Result 2020 has been released along with NTSE Haryana Cutoff 2020. Check merit list now.

NTSE Haryana 2020 - Highlights

Exam Specification

Exam Overview

Name of Exam

National Talent Search Examination, Haryana

Conducting Body

State Council of Educational Research and Training, Haryana

Examination Level

State Level

Mode of Examination


Duration of NTSE Exam

4 hours (2 hours per paper)

State/UT Liaison Officer & Address

Sh. Sunil Vashishta

Lecturer Commerce, S.C.E.R.T., Sohna

Road, Opp. Panchayat Bhawan, Gurugram

-122001 (Haryana)

NTSE Official Website


NTSE Haryana 2020 - Important Dates

We have provided a list of NTSE important dates below for the convenience of the students. It is suggested that they should keep an eye on the official website of the exam conducting body to stay acquainted with the latest updates of NTSE Haryana 2020. Refer to the table below for the important dates of NTSE.

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Haryana NTSE Dates


NTSE Haryana Dates

NTSE Haryana Application procedure begins

August 14, 2019

Application closes

September 25, 2019

Download NTSE Haryana Admit CardOctober 25, 2019

NTSE Haryana Stage I exam 2020

November 3, 2019

NTSE Haryana 2020 Result & Stage 1 cutoff

January 21, 2020

NTSE Stage 2 Admit Card Date

April 2020

NTSE Stage 2 exam

May 10, 2020

Stage 2 results

Second week of August 2020

NTSE Haryana Result 2020

SCERT Haryana has released the NTSE Haryana 2020 result on January 21, 2020 in the form of a merit list. Candidates can check their results online. NTSE result 2020 includes details such as student's name, roll number, name of the school, section-wise marks, overall score, rank etc. Last year a total of 198 students cleared NTSE stage 1, 2019 Haryana exam. It must be noted that only the students who qualify the state level exam will be allowed to sit in the stage 2 exam. The final NTSE stage 2 result will be announced in September 2020.

NTSE Haryana Cutoff 2020

SCERT Haryana has released NTSE Haryana cutoff along with the result. The cutoff marks are the minimum qualifying marks for the exam. Candidates who obtain these NTSE Haryana 2020 cutoff marks are able to appear for the Stage 2 National level NTSE exam. Check out the table below to know the detailed NTSE cutoff.

NTSE Haryana 2020 Cutoff

CategoryMaximum Marks out of 192

Total Score of MAT and SAT Cutoff


NTSE Scholarship 2020

NTSE is a programme whose sole purpose is to award the scholarship to deserving students. Under this programme, around 2000 scholarships are distributed to the selected candidates in NTSE stage 2. NTSE scholarship 2020 category-wise amount 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.

NTSE Haryana 2020 - Reservation Criteria

Haryana NTSE reservation criteria are tabulated below:


Reservation Criteria

Scheduled Caste


Scheduled Tribe


Physically Handicapped



26.5% of 1000

NTSE Haryana Question Papers

Students are advised to prepare for NTSE Haryana 2020 exam using sample papers. These sample papers are the solved previous year NTSE question papers which will help in knowing the exam pattern and types of questions asked. Apart from this, students can refer to NTSE Haryana question papers. This will help them to know the important topics and help them plan the time management. It must be noted that the exam is conducted in a definite pattern every year. Refer to the NTSE sample papers provided below for the better exam preparation.

NTSE Haryana Answer key 2020

  • NTSE Haryana answer key has been released on the official website of SCERT.
  • Many coaching institutes have also provided the NTSE answer key.
  • NTSE Haryana 2020 answer key carries the correct answers to all the questions asked in the exam.
  • Students can use this NTSE answer key to compare their answers with the correct ones and calculate their probable score.

NTSE Haryana 2020 Eligibility Criteria

SCERT Haryana puts forth several eligibility criteria for the candidates in order to appear in the exam. Read the clauses of NTSE eligibility criteria 2020 below:

  • The students appearing for NTSE Haryana 2020 must have cleared class 9 with at least 55% marks. It should be noted that eligibility criteria differ for the reserved category students.

  • The candidate will be awarded the scholarship if he/she takes up studies on a whole-time basis.

  • Getting a scholarship from any other source will lead to the cancellation of the NTS scholarship for that period/year.

  • Candidates who have undertaken any job with salary, stipend or remuneration are not eligible for the scholarship.

  • The Indian students studying abroad in Class X shall be permitted to appear directly for the stage II exam on certain conditions and norms by NCERT.

NTSE Haryana 2020 Application Form

NTSE Haryana Stage 1 application form has been released online on August 14, 2019. Students can fill the NTSE 2020 application form till September 25, 2019. It is available in the online mode on the official website of SCERT, Haryana and in the offline mode in the schools. Follow the below-given steps to apply for Haryana NTSE.

  • Visit the official website to download Haryana NTSE 2020 application form

  • Click on the link given in the ‘News and Events’ section. A pdf file will open. Click on the same and download the application form. Print it and keep it safe.

  • Hall ticket form/Admit card will be attached in the application form.

  • Fill in the requisite details and students must make sure that the form is signed by them, their parents, and the school principal on both the forms. Keep the admit card form attached to the application form.

  • Photocopies of caste or any other special reservation certificate must be attached in case the applicant belongs to reserved categories.

  • Applications for NTSE Haryana 2020 must be submitted to the State’s liaison officer. Applicants can also submit the same in their schools. The school authority will further transfer it to the liaison officer.

NTSE Haryana 2020 - Application Fee

Application fee details of NTSE Haryana are mentioned below along with the late fee amount.


Without Late Fee

With Late Fee


Rs. 200/-

Rs. 250/-


Rs. 140/-

Rs. 180/-

NTSE Haryana 2020 Admit Card

NTSE admit card could be downloaded online from October 25, 2019. The NTSE Haryana 2020 admit card include the details such as the candidate's name, roll number, exam schedule, information about the test centre, etc. Students should note that carrying NTSE Haryana admit card is mandatory while sitting for the exam. No candidate is allowed to enter the exam hall without the same in any condition. The admit card for stage 2 will be available in the month of April 2020.

Click Here to download NTSE Haryana 2020 admit card for stage 1.

NTSE Haryana 2020 Exam Pattern

  • The question paper is differentiated into two sections namely Mental Ability Test (MAT), and Scholastic Ability Test (SAT).
  • Each of the two sections contains 100 questions each.
  • No negative marking is done for NTSE Haryana 2020.
  • Each question carries one mark. Go through the table below for the complete information about the NTSE exam pattern.

NTSE Haryana Exam Pattern


No. of questions


Qualifying scores

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

100 questions

120 minutes

  • General- 40%

  • SC, ST, and PH- 32%

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

100 questions

120 minutes

NTSE Haryana 2020 Syllabus

There’s no specific NTSE 2020 Syllabus. However, as per the previous exam trend, questions are asked from the Haryana Board 9th and 10th syllabus. Check out the table mentioned below to know the important topics for NTSE Haryana 2020

Haryana NTSE Syllabus



Important Topics

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

Verbal Reasoning test

Alphabet Test, Analogy, Analytical Reasoning, Arithmetic Reasoning Test, Blood Relations, Classification, Mathematical Operations, Clocks, Puzzle test, Series completion Test, Tests, Verification of truth of the statements, etc.

Non-verbal Reasoning

Analogy, Analytical Reasoning, folding paper cutting, Mirror images, Problems on cubes and dice, Transparent paper folding, Water images, etc.

Scholastic Ability Test


Algebra, Arithmetic progression, basic geometry, coordinated geometry, simple and compound interest, roots, statistics, surface area and volume, etc.


Carbon and its compounds, fibers and plastics, food production and management, light, magnetism and electricity, periodic classification of elements, physical and chemical changes, source of energy, etc.

Social Sciences

Introduction of ancient Indian History, Jainism, 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.

Atmosphere, industries, internal structure of earth and rocks, maps and globes, motion of the earth, solar system, natural vegetation, etc.

Haryana board 10th Links

HBSE 10th Result 2020HBSE 10th Date Sheet 2020
Haryana board 10th syllabusHBSE 10th 2020
HBSE 10th Question Papers 2020

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NTSE Haryana 2020

Question: How many students selected in NTSE Haryana exam?


A total of 197 students selected in stage 1 exam of NTSE Haryana who will appear for the stage 2 exam.

Question: What are the maximum marks of NTSE Haryana 2020 exam?


200 are the maximum marks for the exam, but some questions have been cancelled and now the maximum marks are 192. 

Question: What are the minimum marks to qualify NTSE Haryana exam?


156 are the minimum marks for general category students to get selected for stage 2 exam. 

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When the ntse stage 1 results will declare (Andhra Pradesh)?

Ruchika Chauhan Expert 22nd Jan, 2020


NTSE AP result will be declared in the third week of February 2020 by The Directorate of Government Examinations. Result will be available in the form of a merit list which comprises basic details and marks details of shortlisted students.

Check the details-


Good Luck!


what percentage I should got to clear NTSE first level .my category is OBC

Khushi 20th Jan, 2020


NTSE cut off 2020 stage 1 is the important factor that decides which students to be selected for stage 2 exam


Click on this link to find about cutoffs of this year.

Hope this helps!


When is the fixed date(mentioned that fourth week of January) to announce the NTSE result for Tamil Nadu 2019-2020 stage1?

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 22nd Jan, 2020
Result date of NTSE state one tamilnadu is 4th week of January there is not any fixed date announced officially this is a probable date for having accurate date firstly you need to wait till the probable date then after you will have to be updated on the official website of NTSE result.
For more detail you can go in the below link:
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when will NTSE 2019-20 result UTTAR PRADESH will come?

Arya 17th Jan, 2020

Hi Khushboo,

The result of the NTSE Uttarakhand 2020 Stage-! results are expected to be declared, along with the cutoff for Stage-2, by the UPCERT in the last week of February, 2020. You can check the result here:

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what is the syllabus for class 8 NTSE

Manisha Gupta Expert 17th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

You can check NTSE syllabus to go through with the given below link.


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