NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 - Application Form Released!, Exam dates, Syllabus, Result
NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 - KSEEB has released the application form for Karnataka NTSE on November 11, 2021. The application form can be filled till December 10, 2021, through school login. Students appearing in Class 10 exams are eligible to apply for the NTSE Karnataka 2021-22. The selected students from the NTSE stage 1 exam will be called for the stage 2 examination.
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The NTSE Karnataka 2022 stage 1 exam will be held on January 16, 2022. The NTSE 2022 stage 2 will be conducted at the national level by NCERT. The NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 exam will be conducted in pen and paper mode. Read the complete article to know the Karnataka NTSE application process, important dates, syllabus, admit card, result, and all other details.
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NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 - Overview
Name of the examination
National Talent Search Examination
Level of the exam
Department of State Educational Research and Training (DSERT), Karnataka
State/UT Liaison Officer &
Dr. M.V. Krishnamurthy
Senior Assistant Director of DSERT,
No.4, 100 feet Ring Road,
Banashankari, 3 rd Stage,
Mode of examination
Pen and paper
For class 10 students
Medium of examination
NTSE Karnataka is a stage 1 exam. Qualifying candidates will appear for NTSE stage 2 conducted by NCERT.
NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 Important Dates
Students can go through the NTSE exam date 2021-22 in the following table to stay updated with the upcoming events.
NTSE Karnataka dates 2021-22
November 11, 2021
Application last date
December 10, 2021
Release of admit card
NTSE Karnataka stage 1 exam
January 16, 2022
Answer key releasing date
Declaration of NTSE stage 1 result
Release of stage 2 admit card
NTSE stage 2 exam 2022 date
Declaration of stage 2 result
NTSE 2021-22 Karnataka Application Fees
Students have to pay application fees to successfully submit NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 application form. Students of EWS, General, and OBC category of government aided local body schools will have to pay Rs. 75 for application form submission. Whereas, EWS, General, and OBC category of unaided schools will have to pay Rs. 200 for their application form.
Students of SC/ST category of government aided local body schools will have to pay Rs. 20 and students of unaided schools will have to pay Rs. 50 for their application form.
NTSE 2021-22 Karnataka Eligibility Criteria
How to apply for NTSE Karnataka 2021-22?
The applications of Karnataka NTSE 2022 will be starting soon. After filling the application form, students must get the form signed by the head of the institution. Refer to the given steps to submit the NTSE 2021-22 application form.
First of all, students will need to contact the respective school authority.
They will have to submit the required documents and passport-size photographs to the school authority.
Reserved category students have to submit an attested copy of their caste/ category certificate to fill the application form of NTSE Karnataka 2021-22.
They will have to submit the application fee to submit the NTSE Karnataka application form successfully.
NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 Exam Pattern
Karnataka NTSE 2022 exam consists of two papers namely the Mental Ability Test (MAT), and Scholastic Ability Test (SAT). NTSE exam pattern 2021-22 includes the details of test mode, duration, a number of questions asked, negative marking, and more. For detailed information on Karnataka NTSE exam pattern 2022, check the following table.
NTSE Karnataka Exam Pattern
Details of pattern
Mode of exam
Pen and Paper
Type of questions
Language of NTSE exam
No negative marking
Paper Pattern section-wise
Mental Ability Test (MAT)
100 questions for 1 mark each.
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
100 questions for 1 mark each.
NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 Syllabus
NCERT does not prescribe any syllabus for NTSE 2021-22 exams. However, as per the previous years' exam analysis, Mental Ability Test evaluates the candidate’s logical reasoning and problem-solving skills.
Scholastic Ability Test is for testing textual knowledge gained in Mathematics, and Science, and Social Science by the candidate in their school. Refer to the table for important topics of the NTSE 2021-22 syllabus.
NTSE 2021-22 Karnataka Syllabus
NTSE MAT Syllabus
Missing Character, Alphabet Test, Blood Relations, Averages, Speed, Distance & Time, Arithmetic Reasoning, Coding-Decoding. Direction Sense Test. Time & Work
Clock, Data Sufficiency, Equation, Ratio, Proportion & Variation, Calendar, Logical Venn Diagram, Syllogism, Counting number of Figure, Input-Output, Statement, Assumption & Conclusion
Data Interpretation, Analogy & Classification, Number System, Figure Series, Paper Folding, Unfolding, Cutting & Dot Situation, Mirror & Water Images, Figure Matrix
Analogy, Percentages, Alligations or Mixtures, Profit, Loss & Discount, Simple and Compound Interest, Cubes and Dice, Fundamental Principle of Counting; Data Inequality
NTSE SAT Syllabus
Physics- Current Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Current, Gravitation, Motion, Light, Reflection & Refraction Sources of Energy, Laws of Motion, Work & Energy, Fluid, Waves & Sound.
Chemistry - Chemical Reactions & Equations, Acids, Base & Salts, Metals & Non-Metals, Atoms & Molecules and Mole Concept, Carbon & It's Compound, Periodic properties
Biology - Nutrition, Excretion, Cell & Tissue, Transportation, Control & Coordination, Food Resources, Natural Resources, Respiration, Reproduction in Plants and Animals, Heredity and Evolution, Diseases
Number System, Real Numbers, Polynomials, Factor & Remainder Theorem, Surds, Indices & Exponents, Triangles, Quadrilaterals, Area of Parallelograms and Triangles, Heron’s Formula, Linear Equations in Two Variables, Quadratic Equations, Arithmetic Progression, Trigonometry, Circles, Areas related to Circles, Surface Area and Volume, Probability, Statistics, Co-ordinate geometry
History - The French Revolution, Russian Revolution, Nazism and the Rise of Hitler, Society and Colonialism, The Making of the Global World, Age of Industrialization, Print Culture and the Modern World, Novels, Society and History, Resources and Development;, Natural Vegetation, Water Resource, Pastoralists in the Modern World, Clothing, Work, Life and Leisure, The Story of Cricket
Geography & Political Science - India, Size and Location, Physical Features of India, Drainage, Political Science, Democracy, Resources and Development, Natural Vegetation, Water Resources, Climate, Mineral and Energy Resources; Agriculture, Population, Manufacturing Industries
Economics - Story of Village Palampur, People as Resource, Development, Sectors of the Indian Economy, Poverty, Money and Credit, Consumer Rights, Globalization and the Indian Economy, Food Security
DSERT, Karnataka will release the question papers of NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 stage 1 exam.
NTSE Karnataka sample papers and previous year's NTSE question papers make students familiar with the exam pattern and time duration.
Solving the NTSE question papers will provide the details of frequently asked sections.
Practising with previous year Karnataka NTSE question papers allows the students to know the type of questions to expect, gauge the difficulty levels as well as understand time management for the actual exam.
How to Prepare for NTSE Karnataka 2021-22?
While NTSE is a scholarship exam, preparing for it along with the class 10 studies may be a bit daunting. Candidates must, therefore, plan their studies such that they come out in flying colors in all exams. To do so, it is important to have knowledge of the exam pattern, syllabus, and study from them.
Refer to the best NTSE Preparation books - Consult with experts and teachers before selecting a book of NTSE preparation. Not all books are right for all students, it is a must to first check the content of the books. Students should refer to books that contain all concepts in a simplified manner.
Solve Sample papers & Previous Year Question Papers - The second important step is to practice with previous year papers and NTSE sample papers to get a grip on the subject and understand how to attempt the exam.
Revise the syllabus - The more you revise the concepts, the better will be your concepts. Also, revision helps in retaining the details for a longer period.
NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 Admit Card
Students will be able to collect the NTSE admit card 2021-22 from the respective schools in December 2021, tentatively.
NTSE admit card is a necessary document that students should bring while appearing in the examination.
The admit card includes the details of exam time, venue, and date.
NTSE Karnataka 2022 Answer Key
The answer key of Karnataka NTSE 2022 will be released on the official website.
The answer keys will contain the correct answers to the questions asked in the exam.
Students will be able to recheck their answers using the NTSE 2022 answer key and calculate an estimate of their scores for the exam.
DSERT, Karnataka will declare the result of NTSE Karnataka 2022 in February 2022, tentatively.
Karnataka NTSE results include the details of overall scores and section-wise scores obtained by the students along with their name and school details.
NTSE 2022 result will be made available on the official website in the form of a merit list.
Selected students will be able to appear in the NTSE stage 2 exam.
NCERT will announce the NTSE Stage 2 result 2022 to release the list of finally selected candidates.
Last year, the stage 1 result was released on March 9, 2021.
Karnataka NTSE 2022 cutoff will be released along with the result in online mode. Cut off marks are the minimum marks that one should attain to get shortlisted for the next level. NTSE Karnataka cut off will be released separately for general, SC, ST, and PH category applicants. The students who will achieve the NTSE cutoff marks will be eligible to appear for the stage 2 exam.
NTSE 2022 Scholarship Details
Students must qualify for the NTSE Karnataka and the national level NTSE stage 2 exam to receive the NTSE scholarship 2022. The details of the scholarships for NTSE qualifying candidates can be checked in the table below.
NTSE Scholarship 2022 Details
Classes 11th to 12th
Rs. 1,250 per month
Rs. 2,000 per month
Rs. 2,000 per month
As per UGC norms
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 - Application Form Released!, Exam dates, Syllabus, Result
Question: What is the stage 2 exam date?
Stage 2 exam will tentatively be held in June 2022.
Question: Should I apply for stage 2 as well?
NTSE has only a one-time registration. Stage 1 qualifiers need not apply for stage 2.
Question: How to get the stage 2 admit card?
NCERT will release the stage 2 admit card on ncert.nic.in which can be accessed by students.
Question: When will the NTSE stage I result 2022 be released?
NTSE stage 1 result is expected to be released in March 2022.
Question: What are the minimum qualifying marks for stage 2?
The stage 2 qualifying marks are the same as the stage 1.
Question: What is the minimum qualifying marks for stage 2?
The stage 2 qualifying marks is same as the stage 1.
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NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 registration
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Registration for NTSE Karnataka had started on 11 November 2021 and opened till 10th December 2021. And the admit card had been released in December 2021. Now the NTSE Karnataka stage 1 exam is going to happen on 16th January 2022(Tentative). NTSE Karnataka is a stage 1 exam. Qualifying candidates will appear for NTSE stage 2 conducted by NCERT.
Eligibility for NTSE 2021-22 is that only candidates from Karnataka are eligible and the students of unreserved category must have 55% in their 9th standard and SC/ST category students must have secured 45% marks in their class 9th.
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NTSE Karnataka 2021-22 exam registration site
The KSEEB examination board has released the application form for Karnataka NTSE on November 11, 2021. The application form can be filled till December 10, 2021, through school login. Students appearing in Class 10 exams are eligible to apply for the NTSE Karnataka 2021-2022. The site for examination which you are concerned about is mentioned below https://sslc.karnataka.gov.in/new-page/NTSE-NMMS/en
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Ntse karnataka 202122 question paper
Every year KSEEB releases the NTSE stage 1 question paper of karnataka when the exams are commenced.
The answer key also gets posted along with that.All the interested students can download it from the official website of the KSEEB.
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NTSE Karnataka question paper and answer key
Karnataka NTSE Stage 1 exam will be conducted on January 16, 2022.
National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) conducts NTSE 2021 exam in 2 stages.
Stage 1 of the NTSE will be held at the state level exam whereas the stage 2 exam will be conducted at the national level.
Now if your query is concerned regarding previous year question paper and their solutions for NTSE Examination Karnataka, then you can get by clicking on the link given below-
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What are the documents required while submitting the application form?
Your question is not complete so right now I am unable to completely answer you query.
Minimum documents are required for any exam or application form are:
- 10th and 12th marksheets
- caste certificate ( only for reservation category candidates.)
- ID proof ( like Aadhar card, PAN card or so on.)
- passport size photograph.
- graduation marksheet ( if you are graduate)
I hope you would find this helpful.