NTSE Maharashtra Cutoff 2019
Kumud Sahni, 22 Nov 2018, #NTSE

NTSE Maharashtra Cutoff 2019 – SCERT, Maharashtra will release the NTSE Maharashtra cut off for stage 1 along with the result in the third week of March 2019. The NTSE 2019 cut off for stage 1 is the minimum score that the candidates need to secure in order to qualify for the second stage of NTSE. The NTSE Maharashtra cut off 2019 will be published online, category-wise. If a candidate is unable to meet the cut off of NTSE Maharashtra, their name will not appear in the NTSE Maharashtra merit list and he/she can not sit for NTSE Stage 2 exam. 

A student can also check the official NTSE Maharashtra Answer key along with the one released by renowned coaching institutes to calculate a probable score and match it with the previous year cutoff to have an idea whether they qualify for stage two or not. The links for the same is given below in this article. Read the complete article to know more about NTSE cutoff 2019 of Maharashtra.

Download NTSE Answer key 2019

NTSE Maharashtra Cutoff 2019 – Dates

The important dates related to NTSE Madhya Pradesh 2019 cut off are listed below. These dates must be marked on the calendar so as not to skip on any important event of NTSE 2019.

Important Dates related to NTSE Maharashtra



NTSE stage 1 examination

November 4, 2018 (Done)

Announcement of NTSE Maharashtra Stage 1 result

Third week of March, 2019

Release of NTSE Maharashtra cut off

Third week of March, 2019

NTSE stage 2 exam date

May 12, 2019

Declaration of NTSE stage 2 result

August 2019

NTSE final cut off

August 2019

NTSE Maharashtra Answer Key (Official)

NTSE Maharashtra Answer Key
Download here

NTSE Maharashtra Stage 1  2019 Answer Key - Institutes wise 

The table below contains links to download answer keys as released by coaching centres in the form of pdf. The official answer key of NTSE Maharashtra will be released in the last week of November 2018. 

Coaching Institutes




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Cutoff of NTSE 2019 will be released at two levels -

  • State Level – SCERT, Maharashtra will declare the NTSE Maharashtra cutoff of Stage 1 in March 2019.

  • National Level – NCERT will declare the final NTSE cut off 2019 in August 2019. 

A candidate needs to qualify in both the cutoffs to avail the NTSE scholarship.

NTSE Qualifying Cutoff


Cutoff/ Marks


40% (80 marks out of 200 marks)


32% (64 marks out of 200 marks)

NTSE 2019 Maharashtra Cut Off 

The cutoff of NTSE Maharashtra will be announced in the third week of March 2019. Candidates can check the category-wise cutoff of last three years below. The cut off for this year would be uploaded when the result is declared.

Category-wise NTSE Maharashtra Cut off of Previous Years


NTSE Cut off 2018-19 (Not released) Marks

NTSE Cut off 2017-18 Marks

NTSE Cut off 2016-17 Marks

NTSE Cut off 2015-16 Marks





















Factors that determine NTSE Maharashtra Cutoff 2019

The cutoff of NTSE Maharashtra 2019 depends on a number of factors, some of them are mentioned below:

  • Total applications received

  • The difficulty level of the exam

  • The number of candidates appearing in the exam

  • Total available seats

  • The category under which admission is sought 

NTSE Result 2019

SERT, Maharashtra declares the result in the third week of March 2019 along with the cutoff. The result contains details about candidates roll no., school address, gender, category, MAT score, SAT score, overall marks etc. It could easily be downloaded by entering 13-digit seat no. or 11-digit UDISC code.

NTSE Scholarship Amount

A candidate who qualifies both Stage 1 and Stage 2 exam for NTSE is eligible for the NTSE Scholarship. Scholarship holder can avail the scholarship for a maximum period of 12 months in an academic year. Payment for the scholarship is made only after document verification and approval from school authorities.

Details of Scholarship Amount of NTSE



Higher Secondary

Rs. 1250 per month

Graduate/ Post Graduate

Rs. 2000 per month

P.hD. Degree (Four years)

As per UGC norms

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