NTSE Tripura 2020
Updated on Aug 17, 2019 - 9:38 a.m. IST by Palak.budhiraja

NTSE Tripura 2020- SCERT, Tripura has released the Tripura NTSE Stage 1 application form. Students can download the NTSE Tripura forms and submit the filled forms to the concerned school authority. Tripura NTSE Stage 1 exam will be held on November 3, 2019. Aspirants can apply for NTSE exam in offline mode only. NTSE Tripura exam 2020 includes Mental Ability Test and the Scholastic Aptitude Test. SCERT will recommend a list of students for the final stage of NTSE as per the State quota on the basis of their performance in Tripura NTSE stage 1.

NTSE exam will be conducted in two stages. Stage 1 exam is conducted at the state level by SCERT and stage 2 is conducted at National Level by NCERT. NTSE 2020 Notification for stage 1 exam has been released by NCERT on ncert.nic.in. Read further to know the eligibility, application & preparation of NTSE 2020.

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NTSE Tripura 2020- Exam Overview

Know the important details related to NTSE Tripura Exam in the table below:

Name of the examination

National Talent Search Examination, Tripura

Abbreviation used

NTSE Tripura

Level of the exam


Date of exam

November 3, 2019

Conducted by

State Council of Educational Research and Training, Tripura

Eligibility Criteria

Only for class 10 students

Mode of examination

Pen and paper

Mode of Application

Online & Offline

Frequency of Exam


State/UT Liaison Officer &


NTSE Tripura 2020 State Liaison officer

Name- Smt. Kuheli Debbarma

Designation- Deputy Director

Address- State Council of Educational Research and Training, Abhoy Nagar,

Agartala, Tripura(West)-799005.

Phone: 0381-2354867, 0381-2354209

Official website


NTSE Tripura 2020- Important Dates

Students can find important dates related to NTSE Tripura Exam in the table below. These NTSE dates must be noted carefully so as not to skip any important event.



Application Start Date

August 5, 2019

Last date of Application Submission

August 31, 2019

Release of Hall Ticket

October 14 to 16, 2019

NTSE Stage 1 Exam

November 3, 2019

NTSE Stage 1 Result

February 2020

NTSE Stage II Admit Card Release

April 2020

NTSE Stage 2, 2020

May 10, 2020

NTSE Tripura 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Students who are pursuing class 10 students from government, local body, private aided, and private unaided schools in Tripura are eligible for NTSE Tripura 2020 exam. Mentioned below is the NTSE Eligibility criteria to apply for the exam.

  • One must score a minimum of 55% marks in class 9 to be eligible for the NTSE exam.

  • Students must have Indian Nationality and domicile of Tripura.

  • One pursuing class 10 in Tripura Schools in the current academic year of 2019-20.

  • Students who appeared in Class 10 examinations in the year 2019 cannot apply.

  • ODL or Open Distance Learning class 10 students are eligible under the condition that their age is not above 18 years.

  • NMMS Scholarship holders can also appear for NTSE Tripura.

NTSE Tripura Application Form 2020

SCERT Tripura has released the NTSE Tripura Application form on the official website on August 5. Also students can submit it offline through their respective schools. The NTSE Application Form can be filled and submitted till August 31, 2019. The forms must be submitted after filling it completely and getting it attested from school. NTSE Tripura application forms must be submitted to their respective schools. School Authority will further send the same to Director, SCERT, P.O Abhoynagar, Agartala Pin- 799005.

How to fill the NTSE Tripura Application form 2020?

Students can obtain the NTSE Tripura Application form from the respective school or download it from the official website by following the steps given below:

  • Click the above link or visit the official website of SCERT, Tripura i.e . scertonline.tripura.gov.in

  • Download the application form, fill the required information such as Name, School Details, Address, Contact information and more.

  • Attach the necessary documents including the photograph, Income certificate, caste certificate and get the form attested by the head of the institution/ school.

  • Submit the form to the head of the institution or state liaison officer (address mentioned above).

To apply for Pre-Matric scholarship, check National Scholarship Portal 2019

Documents Required for NTSE Registration

  • Photographs - Two latest passport sized photographs need to be attached. The Photographs must be verified by the school Principal/ Gazetted officer.

  • Certificates

For SC, ST category - The applicants need to attach the attested copy of their caste/ category certificates.

For OBC Category - One must check the category to which they belong in the central OBC list by National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC).

For Physically Disabled - Candidates applying under physical disability (BLV, DH, LD, AID, MD) must attach a copy of their disability certificates issued by recognized medical institutes.

NTSE Tripura 2020 Exam Centres

  1. Umakanta Academy & Umakanta Academy Eng. Med West District
  2. Khowai Govt. H/S School, Khowai Tripura for Schools, Khowai District
  3. Bishramganj H/S School, Shepahijala Tripura for Schools, Shepahijala District
  4. Bhagini Nibedidita Girls H.S. School, Udaipur, Gomati Tripura for Schools, Gomati District
  5. Santirbazar H/S School, Santirbazar. South Tripura for Schools, South District
  6. R. K. Institution, Kailashahar, Unokoti Tripura for Schools, Unokoti District
  7. B.B.I Institution Dharmanagar, North Tripura for Schools, North District
  8. Chandraipara H.S School, Ambassa, Dhalai- for schools, Dhalai District

NTSE Tripura Admit Card 2020

Students can collect their admit card in the last week of October 2019. NTSE Admit card contains the candidates details and exam details including the exam date, time and venue. NTSE Tripura Admit card must be collected from the state liaison’s officer 21 days before the exam Students must bring their NTSE Admit card for exam otherwise they won’t be allowed to enter the exam hall.

NTSE Tripura 2020 Exam Pattern

Students must be well aware of the NTSE 2020 Exam pattern before preparing for the exam. The exam for Tripura NTSE 2020 will have Mental Ability Test, and Scholastic Ability Test only. There will be a total of 200 questions and each question will be for 1 mark. For complete details on the exam pattern of NTSE Tripura 2020, see the following table.


Number of questions & their Weightage

Type of Questions

Time Duration

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

100 questions for 1 mark each

Multiple choice, Objective type.

100 minutes

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

100 questions for 1 mark each.

  • Science-40

  • Mathematics- 20

  • Social Science - 40

Multiple choice, Objective type.

100 minutes

NTSE Tripura Syllabus 2020

NCERT or SCERT doesn’t prescribe the NTSE syllabus, so students are suggested to refer to class 9th and CBSE Class 10 Syllabus. For the preparation NTSE stage 1 exam SAT exam candidates must follow the syllabus of class 9 and 10 as recommended by the state board. For MAT or Mental Ability Test one must practice logical reasoning, analytical, and problem-solving questions. NTSE Syllabus for stage 2 will be similar to NCERT. So one must refer to NCERT syllabus for preparation of stage 2

NTSE Tripura 2020 Answer Key

SCERT, Tripura releases the official NTSE Tripura answer key 2020 in the second week of November 2019. The answer key consist of the correct answers for questions asked in MAT, and SAT. Also, the answer key of NTSE Tripura 2020 is released by coaching institutes such as Resonance, FIIT-JEE, Akash and more within a week of the exam date.

NTSE Tripura Result 2020

The result of NTSE Tripura 2020 will be announced in online mode by SCERT, Tripura. The stage 1 result will be available in the form of a PDF file. The list consists of the name, scores and school details of selected students. Only the aspirants who qualify stage 1 exam can appear for stage 2 exam scheduled to be conducted on May 10, 2020. NCERT will declare the NTSE 2020 Result for Stage 2 on its official website.

NTSE Tripura 2020 Cutoff

The cut off marks of NTSE Tripura will be released by SCERT, Tripura by the last week of February 2020. NTSE Tripura cut off 2020 consists of minimum qualifying marks for all the categories. Students who secure marks equal to or more than the cut off marks as per their category will be qualified for the final stage of NTSE 2020.



Reserved category (SC/ST/OBC/PH)

Mental Ability Test

40 marks out of 100

32 marks out of 100

Scholastic Ability Test

40 marks out of 100

32 marks out of 100


80 marks out of 200

64 out of 200

NTSE 2020 Scholarship

NCERT gives a total of 2,000 merit-based scholarships under the NTSE programme. Students who qualify stage 1 will participate in the final stage of the talent search exam. Students will find NTSE scholarship details in the table below.


Reservation percentage

Scheduled caste


Scheduled tribes


Physically handicapped





State Council of Educational Research and Training, SCERT, Tripura

Address- State Council of Educational Research and Training, Abhoy Nagar,

Agartala, Tripura(West)-799005.

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Questions related to NTSE

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when will ntse result for wb be announced?

Akram Khan 18th Feb, 2020


Ntse stage 1 exam was held in the Month of November 2019. The result for ntse stage 1 exam is declared by respective scert. Many states have declared their result. So it is expected that soon the result for wb ntse will be declared most probably in Second week of March 2020. You can check the official website scholarships.wbsed.gov.in for result.

Hope this helps.

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Sir I have got 152 marks in Punjab Ntse. I belong to general category. But my name is not there in selected students list.

Sujatha Venkat 18th Feb, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

Sorry to hear that you are not selected. In this selection procedure they take the top students only. I mean there will be many people who might have scored more than the cut off,at that time there will be a limit to the selection procedure so they take according to that count only. In that the top students will be shortlisted. You might have qualified but not selected because of more competition and more students above you. Hope this is useful


when will Delhi ntse result be announced

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 17th Feb, 2020


NTSE Delhi results will get declared in the month of February, so it may be anytime soon.The result will be in the form of pdf format mentioning the roll number, name, category of the candidate along with total marks including that of MAT score and SAT score.

Stay updated at edudel.nic.in

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When will be ntse stage 1 result will be declared in Punjab? Result of Haryana and Karnatka is already been declared.

Shubhangi sinha 17th Feb, 2020

Hello shristi,

SCERTs have declared the result of NTSE 2020 stage 1 Punjab, Odisha Telangana, and other states. Students can check the NTSE 2020 result stage 1 in the form of merit list. NTSE stage 1 result 2020 pdf contains roll numbers of selected students and their marks. The exam authority has also released the cut off marks with NTSE result 2020.

Students who qualify in NTSE Stage 1 will be eligible to appear for the stage 2 exam. NCERT will conduct the stage 2 exam on May 10, 2020. SCERTs also send the NTSE exam result 2020 to the respective schools. NTSE exam 2020 stage 1 exam was conducted on November 2, 3 & 17, 2019. NTSE 2020 result for stage 2 will be announced by NCERT on ncert.nic.in in August 2020.

You can check the state wise results in the link given below -


Good luck,

Hope it helps :)


What is the cut off of NTSE STAGE 1 PUNJAB in marks?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 17th Feb, 2020


The expected cut off is as follows for NTSE stage 1 Punjab is as follows for each category

  • General: 130-140
  • SC: 110-120
  • ST: 85-95

The official cut off is yet to be announced.However, cut off is subjected to change it may increase or decrease slightly based on various factors like number of candidates appeared, difficulty of exam etc.

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