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
NTSE Uttar Pradesh
Level of the exam
Date of exam
November 4, 2018
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
For class 10 students.
Mode of examination
Pen and paper
Medium of Exam
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
Last week of August, 2018
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
Number, Ranking & Time Sequence Test -
Scholastic Ability Test
Social Sciences -
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
Mental Ability Test (MAT)
Multiple choice, Objective type.
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
Multiple choice, Objective type.
100 questions worth 1 mark each.
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.
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.
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
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
Other Backward Classes (OBC)
SCERT, Uttar Pradesh
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