NTSE West Bengal Question Papers
Maniprabha.singh, 02 Aug 2019, #NTSE

NTSE West Bengal Question Papers 2020- SCERT has released the previous year's West Bengal NTSE question papers on the official website. NTSE West Bengal 2020 Question Papers will be released after the declaration of result. However, a few prominent institutes will issue the NTSE WB question papers and answer key on the exam day. Students can check their expected scores by using the same. Students preparing for NTSE West Bengal 2020 should solve the last year papers to know the marking scheme, the time allotted, types of questions in the NTSE exam and more. Solving these NTSE West Bengal Question Papers helps in preparing for the exam in a better manner.

NTSE West Bengal 2020 is scheduled to be held on November 17, 2019. Only students who will qualify stage 1 will be allowed to appear for stage 2. The link to download the official WB NTSE question papers is provided below. Students can download and practice the previous year's NTSE West Bengal papers as many times as possible to study for NTSE 2020.

JEE Main College Predictor

Know you Admission Chances for NIT and Other B.Tech College based in JEE Main Score

Predict Now

Latest- NTSE West Bengal 2020 Registration Stated- Apply Now

How to Download NTSE West Bengal Question Papers?-

  • Click on the question paper links given below in the table
  • A new window will pop-up
  • Enter the login credentials and submit details
  • The previous year West Bengal NTSE question paper will get downloaded
  • Save the question paper and take a printout
  • Take printouts of the same and practice them

Previous years’ NTSE West Bengal Question Papers 2019, 2018

NTSE West Bengal Question Papers 2018-19 with Answer Key

Question Paper
Answer Key


NTSE West Bengal Question Papers- Points to remember

  1. Candidates must take a printout of the NTSE West Bengal question papers before they sit to answer them. This makes it easy to work on them.

  2. Start with one question paper at a time.

  3. The West Bengal NTSE question papers should be answered within the stipulated time. This way students learn time management and can make out which questions to answer first.

  4. Once the question paper is done, check your answers.

  5. Analyse the performance and then revise, rectify the mistakes.

Also, check Top schools in West Bengal

NTSE West Bengal 2020 Marking Scheme

  • NTSE West Bengal question papers comprise of two sections- MAT and SAT.
  • Each section has 100 MCQs of 100 marks. Hence, the question papers will be of total 200 marks.
  • Every right answer is awarded 1 mark.
  • There is no negative marking for incorrect answers.

NTSE Exam Pattern 2020

Exam Pattern



No. of Questions



Time allotted (in mins)



Type of Questions

Logical and Analytical Reasoning

Science (40 questions),

Social Science (40 questions),

Mathematics (20 questions)

NTSE West Bengal- Important Sections & Topics

There will be two sections in NTSE West Bengal Question Papers, MAT & SAT. However, the previous year's papers also have a Language section which was removed in 2019.

MAT (Mental Ability Test)- As per the NTSE 2020 Syllabus, MAT section consists of questions from analogies, classification, coding-decoding, pattern analysis, problem-solving, series, hidden figures etc. This section aims to test a candidate's ability to think, the ability to view and analyze, the ability to evaluate and reasoning skills.

SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test)- The objective of this section is to test the candidate’s general awareness, reading abilities and interpretation skills relating to different subjects.

NTSE West Bengal 2020- Important Points to Remember

  • SCERT West Bengal publishes the WB NTSE answer key 7-10 days after the conduct of the exam. The answer key and NTSE West Bengal question papers will be published on the official website. Students can download it to compare their answers with those listed in the answer key. This way students can calculate their expected scores.
  • The exam conducting authority will release the NTSE West Bengal result in the second week of January 2020 in pdf file. The result list will contain the names and roll numbers of those students who qualified for the NTSE Stage II.
  • Along with the result, the Council will also release the NTSE West Bengal cut off. Candidates can calculate their probable score using answer key and compare it with the last year’s cutoff score to know if they have chances for qualifying NTSE stage 1.

More like NTSE

Questions related to NTSE

Showing 1594 out of 1594 Questions

i will score 177 marks in ntse stage 1 in punjab . will i be elligible for stage 2

Komal Dayanand Gardi 21st Nov, 2019
Hello Tanish,  Good morning.
Scoring 170+ marks In NTSE is really good thing.  Final results of NTSE stage 1 is not released yet,  But you can predict your chance of selection based on expected cut off marks.  As per these,  The expected cut off for general category is 130-140+ .
So as per this marks,  You will definitely got selected for next stage of NTSE.
So be prepared for stage 2.
Good luck for your next exam.
I hope it will help you more.

I have scored 162 for NTSE Kerala will I be eligible for Stage II?

Sharon Rose Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019

Hello Akshay,

You have not mentioned your category nevertheless the cut off is as follows for each category not NTSE Kerala stage 1 (2019)

General category - 143

OBC - 119

SC- 101.

As you have scored above cut off marks you have good chances of being eligible for stage 2.


Hai i am going to get 157 marks in Stage-I in Andhra pradesh from General Category , what are my chances to stage-II ...Harshaditya

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


According to our experts the cutoff for NTSE stage 2 for andhra pradesh students for general category will be around 164. You have 157, so it seems you have low chances for getting qualified for satge2 . For more information visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-andhra-pradesh-cutoff

Hope it helps

1 View

ntse stage 1 ke liye 200 marks me pass marks kitna chahiye

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


For obc in Jharkhand, according to our experts the cutoff will be in range of 130-145. So, you need this marks to clear stage -I. For more information visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-jharkhand-cutoff

Hope it answered your querry


what is the pass marks of 2019 class 10 stage 1 in jharkhand from obc

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 20th Nov, 2019


To clear NTSE for obc obc Jharkhand,  according to our experts, you need the marks around 130-145 for qualifying the stage I. For more detail visit this link https://school.careers360.com/articles/ntse-jharkhand-cutoff

Hope it helps you

The question have been saved in answer later, you can access it from your profile anytime. Access now

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