NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020
Updated on Nov 17, 2019 - 6:20 p.m. IST by Dinesh Goyal

NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020 - KSEEB has released the official NTSE Karnataka 2020 revised answer key on the official website: kseeb.kar.nic.in. The Karnataka NTSE answer key 2020 is released along with the question papers. NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020 comprises of correct answers to the questions asked in the exam. Students can calculate their probable scores by using the Stage 1 NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020. Students who found any discrepancy in the answer key could raise the objections until November 23, 2019. NTSE stage 1 exam was conducted on November 17, 2019. Allen has released the unofficial answer key of NTSE Karnataka 2020 (Stage 1) on the same day of the exam. Go through the entire article to know more about NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020.
Latest: NTSE Answer key 2020 for stage I exam of Karnataka has been released.

NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020- Dates

The following table illustrates all the events and dates related to the NTSE Karnataka 2020. Students should refer the same to keep track of NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020.

Karnataka NTSE Answer Key Dates



NTSE Karnataka 2020 Stage 1 Exam

November 17, 2019

Unofficial Karnataka NTSE Answer Key

November 17, 2019

NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020 (Official)

November 21, 2019

Last Date to Challenge Answer Key

November 23, 2019

Revised Answer KeyDecember 5, 2019

Stage 1 Result

Second week of January 2020

Stage 2 Exam

May 10, 2020

Stage 2 Answer key

May 2020

Stage 2 Final Result

August 2020

How to Download NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020?

Students can download NTSE Karnataka answer key in online mode through the official website for NTSE 2020 exam. Alternatively, students can also download the answer key of NTSE Karnataka in this article using given steps:

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  • Go through the following table and click on the relevant link of answer key.

  • It will lead to a pdf file that comprises the NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020.

  • Now, students can download this answer key in pdf file by clicking on the download link.

Official NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020 for Stage 1

Exam Year

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NTSE 2020

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NTSE 2019

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How to raise Objection in NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020?

  • First of all, a student will have to click here to download Objection format.
  • Download it and take a printout of it.
  • Then fill it and attach the proof for objection or explanation. (Note: fill separate sheets for each question.)
  • Now send it as an email to ksqaacntsenmms@gmail.com or post to the following address:
    Executive Director
    KSEEB, KSQAAC 1st Floor,
    6th cross, Malleshwaram,
    Bangalore - 560 003
  • Also mention the student's postal address, contact number and E-mail.

Unofficial NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020 for Stage 1 by Allen

Students can find previous year answer keys in the following table by some renowned coaching institutes. The table will be updated on November 3 with the link of the NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020.


MAT Answer Key

SAT Answer Key

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How to use NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020?

  • After downloading the NTSE answer key, students should match their answers with the answers mentioned in the Karnataka NTSE answer key.

  • Add 1 mark for each correct answer in MAT and SAT section.

  • There is no negative marking in the NTSE exam, so students should calculate the marks of correct answers only.

  • Add MAT marks and SAT marks to find total marks and these will be probable marks of a student.

NTSE Karnataka - Marks Calculation Method

  1. Marks in MAT and SAT= Total number of correct answers x 1.

  2. Total Marks = Marks secured in MAT + Marks secured in SAT.

NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020 - Important Points

  • It comprises correct answers to all the questions. In case of any wrong answer in Karnataka NTSE answer key students can challenge the answer key before a specified date.

  • Using the official Karnataka NTSE answer key 2020, students can predict their Karnataka NTSE result before the official announcement.

  • Final NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020 will be released in the last week of November 2019.

NTSE Karnataka Question Papers 2020

  • The official question papers of NTSE Karnataka 2020 has been released by the Board along with answer key.
  • Students can download the same from the official website.
  • These question papers are helpful for the NTSE aspirants preparing for upcoming exams as they provide the complete idea of paper difficulty level, exam pattern, marking scheme and more.

Previous Year’s NTSE Karnataka Cutoff

After calculating probable scores using the NTSE stage 1 Karnataka answer key, students should compare their marks with NTSE Cut Off marks. It will assist them to know the chances of selection for stage 2 exam. Karnataka NTSE Cutoff marks are provided in the following table for the last year exam:


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NTSE Karnataka Result 2020

Karnataka Board has declared the stage 1 result on January 14, 2020 in the form of district-wise merit lists. Students will be able to check their name, roll number, scores in the result. Besides, they can also check whether they have qualified for NTSE stage 1 exam or not. Along with the result, the board will also release cutoff marks in online mode. After the NTSE Karnataka Result 2020, around 371 students will go for stage 2 exam which is held by NCERT. Finally selected students are provided with scholarship amount.

NTSE Stage 2 Answer Key 2020

  • After clearing the stage 1 exam, students go for stage 2 exam. NTSE 2020 admit card for stage 2 will be released in the month of April 2020.

  • On May 10 i.e. exam day, some renowned coaching Institutes provide stage 2 answer keys along with question paper and analysis.

  • After a few days for the stage 2 exam, NCERT will publish stage 2 answer key on the official website. Students can estimate their chances of selection for the scholarship.

  • The final NTSE 2020 result will be declared in the month of September 2020.

Stage 2 Question Paper and Answer Key


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Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - NTSE Karnataka Answer Key 2020

Question: Is there any negative marking in NTSE Karnataka Stage 1?


No, there is no negative marking.

Question: Can I rely on the unofficial Karnataka NTSE answer key 2020?


Yes. Unofficial answer keys are created by a few renowned institutes. Experts solve the papers to provide the correct answer key.

Question: Can I challenge the official NTSE Karnataka answer key 2020?


Yes, students can raise an objection against the official answer keys with valid proof. Details for sending the objection will be released along with the answer key.

Question: When official NTSE Karnataka 2020 answer key will be released?


The official answer key will be released in the last week of November 2019.

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hi , myis Karnataka ntse stage-1 cut off marks published ? --padmanabha

Sujatha Venkat 21st Feb, 2020

Hello  Aspirant,

NTSE karnataka results are out. You can visit the below link and check for your roll number in the merit list. In that list all the selected students roll numbers will be given :


Hope this is useful

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I want to knoe that what is the date and time of the result of ntse up 2020 stage 1

Sujatha Venkat 21st Feb, 2020

Hello  Aspirant,

NTSE results are out. You can visit the list below and download the merit list. In which you can find selected students roll numbers.


Hope this is useful


I have got 167 marks in ntse stage 1 2019-2020 in Rajasthan. I had filled General category in ntse form but later on I had filled OBC category in ntse OMR sheet and also attached OBC certificate with it, I actually belongs to OBC category, whether I will be selected inOBC category or not

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 21st Feb, 2020


see if the invigilator in the exam center has accepted your documents you have attached and signed in your omr sheet than you will be selected based on your obc category. now coming to the results the rajasthan ntse it is still not published. however this year for obc category, cutoff is expected will be around 151, follow the below link to know more details,


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when Rajasthan will release its result of ntse 2019-2020 stage 1

Shubham Dhane 21st Feb, 2020


The NTSE results has been declared in few states and will be soon declared in rajasthan. There isn't any specific date scheduled for the results to be declared but Rajasthan board will declare the results in the month of February. Please click the  below link to know more



when will the result of kerala announce???

Ina 20th Feb, 2020

Hello Aiswarya,

NTSE Kerala Result 2020 - The SCERT will declare the result of NTSE Kerala 2020 in the month of February 2020. Students will be able to check NTSE Kerala result 2020 from the official website.

For further information refer the following link:


Hope it helped.Thank you.

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