NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21- Application Form Released - Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Cut off
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Application Form - MSCE has released NTSE Maharashtra registration form 2020 on October 8, 2020. NTSE Maharashtra 2020 application form is available online on nts.mscescholarshipexam.in. Students studying in 10th Class will be eligible to fill NTSE Maharashtra 2020 form through respective schools. NTSE Maharashtra application form 2020 last date has been extended again until November 4, 2020, which was earlier October 30, 2020. After that, they can also apply until November 4, 2020, by paying the late fee charges. Students will have to pay Rs. 150 to schools for the fees of NTSE form 2020-21.
Latest: NTSE Maharashtra application 2020-21 deadline has been extended until November 4, 2020. Click here to download the official notification.
Click here to download NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 advertisement.
After the forms, MSCE will release NTSE Maharashtra admit card 2020-21 in December 2021 through respective schools. Maharashtra State Council of Examinations (MSCE) will conduct NTSE Exam on December 13, 2020. After that, NTSE Maharashtra 2020 answer key will be published in the third week of December 2020. Students can calculate their probable scores using NTSE Maharashtra 2021 stage 1 answer key.
Result and Stage 2 exam: NTSE Maharashtra 2021 result will be released in the last week of February 2021, in which 774 students will be selected. These students will appear for NTSE stage 2 exam on June 13, 2021. Read the article for further details on NTSE Maharashtra 2020 application form dates, fees, answer key, result, and more.
Also, check the date of Mahresult nic in 2021 SSC.
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Exam Dates
Students can go through the following table to know about NTSE Maharashtra application form 2020 date, exam date and all other related dates:
NTSE Maharashtra Dates 2020-21
NTSE Maharashtra registration start date
October 8, 2020
NTSE Maharashtra 2020 application last date without late fees
November 4, 2020
NTSE Maharashtra admit card 2020
First week of December 2020
NTSE Maharashtra 2020 exam date
December 13, 2020
Answer key releasing date
Third week of December 2020
NTSE Maharashtra Result 2021
Last week of February 2021
NTSE Maharashtra stage 2 admit card
NTSE stage 2 Maharashtra exam date
June 13, 2021
NTSE stage 2 Maharashtra result date
- Students studying in class 10 from Maharashtra are eligible to apply for Maharashtra NTSE 2020.
- They must be appearing for class 10 board exams for the first time.
- Students must have passed the class 9th exams with a minimum of 60% marks (55% for SC/ST candidates)
- Open school students can also apply for NTSE Maharashtra stage 1. But, their age should be less than 18 years and they should not be employed.
- Students can only receive only one scholarship amount at a time.
Also, read National Scholarship Portal for checking other available scholarships.
NTSE Maharashtra Application Form 2020-21
Students who fulfil the eligibility criteria are eligible to fill NTSE Maharashtra registration form 2020-21. Maharashtra State Council of Examinations (MSCE) releases the NTSE Maharashtra application form 2020-21 through respective schools. Click here to download the last year’s instructions to apply for NTSE Maharashtra exam.
NTSE Maharashtra 2020 Application Form Dates and Fees
Registration without late fees
October 8 to 30, 2020
Late application date and fees
October 26 to 30, 2020
|Application with late fees of Rs.||October 31 to November 4, 2020||Rs. 400|
Steps to Fill NTSE Maharashtra 2020 Registration Form
Students will have to enter the following details while filling Maharashtra NTSE application form 2020-21:
School UDISE Code
School Address Details
Principal / HM Mobile Number
School Email ID
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Application Fee
Candidates have to pay the exam fee through SBI (State Bank of Indian) Challan only. The details on NTSE Maharashtra registration fees 2020-21 are given below.
NTSE Maharashtra Application fee details
Payment of fee
Amount to be paid
Payment of application fee on time
Application with late fee
Rs. 275 and 400
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Exam Overview
Name of the examination
National Talent Search Examination Stage 1 Maharashtra
NTSE Stage 1 Maharashtra
Maharashtra State Council of Examinations ( MSCE)
State/UT Liaison Officer &
Mr.DattatrayaJagtap, Chairman & Nodal Officer (NTSE)
Maharashtra State Council of Examinations 17-Dr. Ambedkar Road, Pune-411001 (Maharashtra)
Mode of examination
Pen and paper.
Medium of Exam
Marathi and English
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Syllabus Exam Pattern
There are two sections in the NTSE Exam namely Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) of 100 marks each.
As per NTSE exam pattern, each section needs to be answered within a duration of 120 minutes and to qualify, a student needs to secure 40% (32% for SC/ST/PH) in both the papers separately.
There is no negative marking in NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21, and each question is worth 1 mark.
The duration of each paper is 120 minutes
NTSE Maharashtra Exam Pattern
Mental Ability Test (MAT)
100 questions worth 1 mark each.
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
100 questions worth 1 mark each.
NTSE Maharashtra 2020 Syllabus
NTSE Maharashtra Admit Card 2020-21
MSCE, Pune will release NTSE Maharashtra 2002 admit card through respective schools in the first week of December 2020. Students can collect their NTSE admit card Maharashtra 2020-21 from the concerned authority of their school.
Last year’s admit card details
NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 Question Papers
Applicants should prepare with sample papers for the exam. Students can download the sample papers for NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 from the official website MSCE. Practising with NTSE Maharashtra question papers will help students to get familiar with the new exam pattern, marking scheme, time duration etc, of the exam. This also makes students ready for the D-day.
NTSE Maharashtra Reserveation Criteria
- SC - 15%
- ST - 7.5%
- OBC - 27%
- EWS - 10%
Class 10 Maharashtra Board Articles
Students who appeared for Maharashtra NTSE 2021 can check the official answer key by visiting the link given above.
The Maharashtra NTSE answer key contains all correct answers to the questions asked in the exam.
Candidates should use the answer key to calculate an estimate of their scores for NTSE Maharashtra 2021.
- The result of NTSE Maharashtra 2021 will be released in the last week of January 2021.
- It will be published in the form of a merit list which contains MAT, SAT and overall scores of each candidate.
- Students can check their NTSE Maharashtra results 2021 at the official website of MSCE, Pune.
- Along with the result, the Council will also release the cutoff for the state.
- Shortlisted candidates will sit for the NTSE stage 2 exam.
- The NTSE stage 2 result will be announced in the month of September.
Students appearing for the exam can check the NTSE cutoff marks to prepare well for the test. NTSE Maharashtra 2021 cutoff is the least qualifying score to qualify for NTSE Stage II Exam. The cutoff scores for MAT, SAT, and overall scores of the previous year are available below along with the qualifying cutoff for NTSE Maharashtra 2020.
NTSE Maharashtra Cutoff 2020
Other Backward Class (OBC)
Scheduled Caste (SC)
Scheduled Tribes (ST)
NTSE Qualifying Marks
Under the NTSE programme, 2000 scholarships are distributed each year by the national conducting body, NCERT. Students selected through NTSE Maharashtra 22020 will sit for NTSE stage 2 and compete for the NTSE scholarships.
NTSE Scholarship amount
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 Maharashtra 2020-21- Application Form Released - Exam Date, Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Cut off
Question: When will NTSE Maharashtra registration form 2020-21 be released?
NTSE registration form for Maharashtra state was released on October 8, 2020. Students can apply until November 4, 2020.
Question: Can I apply for NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 individually?
No, you can not apply for Maharashtra NTSE 2020-21 individually. The form to be submitted through schools only.
Question: What are the minimum marks to qualify NTSE Maharashtra 2020-21 exam?
The minimum qualifying marks are 40%(General/OBC) and 32%(SC/ST) in each section along with cutoff marks.
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sir I M giving NTSE this year but I have only 11 days. What shall I do?
NTSE is a very prestigious exam and clearing it will boost up your confidence and will also give you monetary benefits till the time you do your studies. If you are not satisfied with your preparation you are suggested to follow some points:
- Practice past year papers, at least 3 papers will be sufficient. It can boost your memory and gives confident.
- Give special attention to MAT portion. if you can solve that paper excellently you will get selected even if your SAT goes average.
- For SAT I'll suggest to revise formulas in maths and science for several times in next few days and make a table for study plan if any topic you feel needs revision. If you thoroughly read text books SAT will be easy.
- Mentally prepare yourself for the challenge. Know that you can do it. That's mostly necessary in last few days.
All the best.
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