NTSE Uttar Pradesh Exam 2019
Sachin Malik, 23 Oct 2018, #NTSE

NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 - State Council for Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Uttar Pradesh, will conduct National Talent Search Examination Uttar Pradesh 2019 on November 4, 2018. NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will be conducted for class 10 students from recognized schools in Uttar Pradesh.  The NTSE 2019 admit card will be handed over to students by the school authority. Candidates are advised to collect the same from their respective school after October 22, 2018. The offline application process is over. The last date to apply was September 26, 2018. Students who qualify NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will be eligible to participate in the second stage of the exam. National Council of Educational Research and Training will conduct NTSE stage 2, 2019 on May 12, 2019. To know more about the NTSE Uttar Pradesh exam pattern, application process, important dates and more, read the complete article below.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 Exam Overview

Name of the examination

National Talent Search Examination

Abbreviation used

NTSE Uttar Pradesh

Official Website


Level of the exam


Date of exam

November 4, 2018

Conducted by

State Council for Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Uttar Pradesh

State/UT Liaison Officer &



Sh. Anandkar Pandey

Director, Bureau of Psychology

SCERT, 2 Lowther Road

Allahabad-211001 (UP)


Ph. 0532-2256511


Eligibility Criteria

For class 10 students.

Mode of examination

Pen and paper

Medium of Exam


Exam Frequency


Mode of Application



New Changes in NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019

Reservation -OBC or Other Backward Classes have been included in the reservation categories with a reservation percentage of 27% out of the 1000 scholarships. This will be in accordance with the central norms regarding to the income limit of 8 lakhs notified by the Government of India.

Duration of Exam - NTSE stage 1 exams will be conducted for a duration of 4 hours, where, MAT and SAT will be conducted in separate sessions of 120 minutes each.

Examination Pattern - Language test has been removed from NTSE 2019 stage 1 exam. Only Mental Ability Test, and Scholastic Ability Test will be conducted in the examination.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 Important Dates and Events



Application begins:

Last week of August, 2018

Application concludes:

September 26, 2018

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Exam 2018

November 4, 2018

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Results

Last week of January, 2018

NTSE 2019, Stage 2

May 12, 2019


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 states the following conditions to be met to apply for the exam-

  • The applicant must be a students of class 10 of the academic year 2018-19.

  • Only students from government recognized schools can apply.

  • Students who appeared for class 10 boards in 2018 cannot apply.

  • Open or distance learning students can apply for the exam given that they are not above 18 years in age, and are not employed.

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Application Form 2019

Application forms for Uttar Pradesh NTSE 2019 were available at the district wise exam centres decided by SCERT. Students could submit the completely filled NTSE Uttar Pradesh application form for NTSE Uttar Pradesh by Setember 26, 2018. Admit card/ hall ticket form were also be attached within the application form. List of exam centres for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will be available here as soon SCERT, Uttar Pradesh releases it.


How to Apply for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019?

Step 1 - Collect the application form at the specified exam centre in the respective district.

Step 2 - Fill the required details and paste passport size photographs wherever it is asked.

Step 3 - Applicants from reserved categories (ST, SC, OBC, PH) were required to attach a copy of their reservation/ disability certificate attested by a gazetted officer. Those who fail to attach their reservation/ disability certificates will have to take exam under ‘general’ category.

Step 4- Exam fee payment

Students were required to attach a bank pay slip of Rs. 50/- for general category, and Rs. 30/- for reserved categories with the application form. The bank pay slip should be payable to Secretary Examination Regulatory Authority, U.P. Allahabad.

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Application form Submission 

Properly filled application forms with all the required documents attested and attached should have been submitted at the exam centre of the district candidate studies in.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Admit Card 2019

The admit card/ hall ticket of NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will be available with the state’s liaison officer for NTSE 2019. Applicants can collect their admit card/ hall ticket from their school officials after October 22, 2018.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Preparation 2019

 Those preparing for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 must go through the exam pattern, syllabus, and sample papers for the exam to successfully qualify the exam. Preparing with these materials will give students a thorough understanding of what to expect in the exam paper. Following sections cover the exam pattern, syllabus, and sample papers of NTSE Uttar Pradesh to help candidates with their preparation.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Syllabus 2019

 There is no prescribed syllabus for NTSE stage 1 examination. Information on the two tests, MAT and SAT, is made available in a PDF file by NCERT. PDF contains the following information on the tests.However, students can follow syllabus prescribed by leading coaching institutes for the coaching. Find NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 syllabus by FIIT-JEE in the following table.

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Syllabus by FIIT-JEE

Mental Ability Test

Series -

  • Inserting the Missing Character

  • Blood Relations

  • Alphabet Test

  • Averages

  • Speed, Distance & Time

  • Arithmetic Reasoning

  • Coding Decoding

  • Direction Sense Test

  • Time & Work.


Number, Ranking & Time Sequence Test -

  • Clock

  • Data Sufficiency

  • Equation, Ratio, Proportion & Variation

  • Calendar

  • Logical Venn Diagram

  • Syllogism

  • Counting number of Figures

  • Input Output

  • Statement , Assumption & Conclusion


Puzzles -

  • Data Interpretation

  • Basics of Number System

  • Figure Series, Analogy & Classification

  • Paper Folding, Unfolding, Cutting & Dot Situation

  • Mirror & Water Images

  • Figure Matrix.


Classification -

  • Analogy

  • Percentages

  • Profit, Loss & Discount

  • Alligations or Mixtures

  • Simple and Compound Interest

  • Cubes and Dice

  • Fundamental Principal of Counting; Data Inequality.





Scholastic Ability Test

Physics -

  • Current Electricity

  • Motion

  • Magnetic Effects of Current

  • Sources of Energy

  • Laws of motion

  • Light, Reflection & Refraction

  • Work, Energy & Power Eye

  • Gravitation

  • Fluid

  • Waves and Sound.


Chemistry -

  • Chemical Reactions & Equations

  • Acids, Base & Salts

  • Is Matter Around Us Pure?

  • Metals & Non Metals

  • Alkaline Earth Metals

  • Atoms & Molecules and Mole Concept.

  • Carbon & Its Compound; Structure of Atom

  • Matter in our surroundings

  • Periodic properties



Biology -

  • Nutrition

  • Respiration

  • Transportation

  • Excretion

  • Cell

  • Improvement in Food Resources

  • Tissue

  • Control & Coordination

  • DLO

  • Natural Resources

  • Reproduction in Plants and Animals

  • Heredity and Evolution

  • Environment

  • Diseases


Mathematics -

  • 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

  • Application of Trigonometry

  • Circles

  • Areas related to Circles

  • Surface Area and Volume

  • Probability

  • Statistics

  • Co-ordinate geometry


Social Sciences -


History -

  • The French Revolution

  • Russian Revolution

  • Nazism and the Rise of Hitler

  • Forest

  • 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: A Social History

  • Work, Life and Leisure

  • The Story of Cricket 

Geography -

  • India, Size and Location

  • Physical Features of India

  • Drainage.

  • Political Science

  • Democracy in the Contemporary World

  • What is Democracy

  • Why 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 as a Challenge facing India

  • Money and Credit

  • Consumer Rights

  • Globalization and the Indian Economy

  • Food Security

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Mental Ability Test Details

The Mental Ability Test for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 is designed to test logical reasoning, problem-solving skills of each candidate. The test will contain questions on verbal reasoning and non-verbal reasoning.

  • Verbal reasoning test may contain questions on analytic reasoning, arithmetic reasoning, blood relations, coding-decoding, direct sense test, fill in the blanks, word sequencing, questions on direction, word problems, clock problems, series completion test, truth verification etc.

  • Non-verbal reasoning test may have questions on analogy, analytic reasoning, dot fixing situation, classification, embedded figures, folding/ cutting paper, complete the figures, mirror images and more. 

NTSE Uttar Pradesh Scholastic Ability Test Details

The Scholastic Ability Test or SAT is aimed at testing factual knowledge gained by the participants in Mathematics, Science, and Social Science in their school education. To study for SAT, students should study using their class 10 syllabus for the three subjects.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Exam Pattern 2019

For 2019, NTSE Uttar Pradesh exam will have Mental Ability Test and Scholastic Ability Test. Both tests consist of 100 questions each, and each question is for 1 mark. MAT and SAT will be conducted in two separate sessions for 120 minutes each. For more details on the exam pattern of NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019, have a look at the table below.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Exam Pattern


Type of Questions

Number of questions

Exam Duration

Mental Ability Test (MAT)

Multiple choice, Objective type.


120 minutes

Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)

Multiple choice, Objective type.

100 questions worth 1 mark each.


  • Science-40

  • Mathematics- 20

  • Social Science - 40

120 minutes


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Question and Sample Papers

Sample papers and previous years’ question paper of Ntes such as FIIT-JEE, Allen, Resonance etc, will be out within a week of the exam date. TSE Uttar Pradesh are key preparation materials to qualify the exam. Students who consistently practice with these two study material will develop a familiarity with the exam pattern, the time duration, and the types of questions asked in the exam.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Answer Key 2019

The answer key of NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will be released by SCERT, Uttar Pradesh and leading coaching institutes in the following weeks after the exam concludes. SCERT will release the official NTSE Uttar Pradesh answer key 2019 by the last week of November 2018. Answer key by coaching institutes such as FIIT-JEE, Allen, Resonance etc, will be out within a week of the exam date.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Cutoff 2019

The cut off marks of general, SC, ST, PH, and OBC candidates will be released by SCERT, Uttar Pradesh along with the results. between January to February 2019.
Students can refer to the cut off marks as per their category and check whether they have successfully qualified NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 or not.


NTSE Uttar Pradesh Result 2019

Students can expect the results for NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 to be declared by the last week of January 2019. SCERT, Uttar Pradesh will release a merit list of students qualified in NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019. The result PDF will contain MAT, SAT, and merit scores of each participant. These selected students will participate in NTSE stage 2, 2019 on May 12, 2019.


NTSE Scholarships 2019 

Under NTSE programme, 1000 scholarships are distributed each year by the national conducting body NCERT. Students selected through Stage 1 of NTSE Uttar Pradesh 2019 will compete for the 1000 scholarship at stage 2 of NTSE 2019.


NTSE Scholarship amount

Education level

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.

NTSE Scholarship Reservation Criteria


Reservation percentage

Scheduled caste


Scheduled tribes


Physically handicapped


Other Backward Classes (OBC)


SCERT, Uttar Pradesh
JBTC Campus Nishatganj 
Lucknow: 226007 
Uttar Pradesh, India.
Website- examregulatoryauthorityup.in

More like NTSE

Questions related to NTSE

I hAve got 129 marks will I select for stage 2 of maharashtra ntse ?

20 Hours ago

Hello TejasWell Tejas 129 marks is not that good, But the cutoff's are still not out so you can keep your finger crossed and work hard for the pape...

I have got 133 marks, will I be able to clear for second stage????

Hello,With a score of 133, it seems a bit difficult that you qualify for the stage 2 of NTSE. However, since the exam pattern has been changed this...

If anyone will appear in the first stage of N T S E Cutoff, what will happen after that ?

Hello Kailash,If you happen to score more than the cut off marks of your state then you will said to have been qualified for the NTSE stage 2. NTSE...

What is the expected cut off in haryana of ntse

1 Day ago

Hello HimanshuNTSE Haryana cutoff will be declared by SCERT Haryana along with the reslult and the result is expected to be released in the last we...

I got 165 in ntse in haryana .shall i clear the exam

Hi Himanshu,With the score of 165, it seems you'll be able to qualify stage 1 of NTSE 2019. But getting selected for the stage 2 entire depends on ...

National Talent Search Examination (NTSE)

Download the Careers360 App on your Android phone

Regular exam updates, QnA, Predictors, College Applications & E-books now on your Mobile

Careers360 App
150M+ Students
24,000+ Colleges
500+ Exams
1500+ E-books