National Talent Search Examination, popularly known as NTSE, is conducted for identifying talented students who want to pursue higher education in Science and Social Studies streams. The NTSE scheme aims to award talented students pursuing education in Science and Social Studies stream with scholarships to help continue their education.
The National Talent Search Examination Stage I (NTSE) is scheduled to take place on 30th January 2022, and it offers the opportunity for school students to pursue scholarships up to higher application is available from 22nd October 2021 on the SCERT (State Council of Educational Research and Training) website: www.scertkerala.gov.
National Talent Search Examination Stage I Exam 2021-22
NTSE Applications should be submitted by Class X students in the state level examination. State Level NTSE Scholarships are awarded to those who pass a national level examination, including successful candidates.
Eligibility for students
Government, Government Aided, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Navodaya Vidyalaya, CBSE, ICSE and 10th class students of other recognized schools can apply. Students who have registered through Open Distance Learning (ODL) and are under the age of 18, and are appearing for the first time in Class X, can also apply. Students must have obtained at least 55% marks in non-linguistic subjects (50% for SC / ST category) in the last written examination in Class IX.
Applicants should have a photo, Aadhar card, Medical Board Certificate proving the membership, Caste Proof Certificate (SC / ST), OBC. Those who are eligible for reservation in the category are required to apply online in the prescribed format as per the norms of the Central Government (obtained from the Tehsildar’s Office), Non-Creamier Certificate and those eligible for ES reservation and the Certificate proving it (obtained from the Tehsildar’s Office).
Fee and other details will be provided at the time of notification. For more information, contact 0471 2346113 or drop an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
NTSE 2022 Exam Pattern
NCERT prescribed the exam pattern of NTSE for both stages. Students appearing for stage 1 NTSE Kerala 2022 should know about the question paper’s overview given by exam pattern.
- It makes students familiar with the marking scheme, number of questions, duration etc.
- NTSE exam is divided into two sections: MAT and SAT. Objective type questions will be asked in both sections.
- There will be no language test in the stage 1 Kerala NTSE exam.
NTSE Kerala Result 2022
SCERT, Kerala, will release the result of the stage 1 NTSE Kerala 2022 exam in February-March 2022. The result will be made available on the official website in the form of a merit list. The merit list consists of the details of selected students for the stage 2 exam.
NCERT will hold the final exam, and after the NTSE stage 2 result, around 220 selected students will be able to avail scholarship up to PhD level. The scholarship rates are determined by NCERT, which are the same for all category students. However, the scholarship amount varies at different levels of study, which are given below:
- Rs. 1250 per month for classes 11 and 12.
- Rs. 2000 per month at UG and PG levels.
- For PhD pursuing candidates, the scholarship is provided as per UGC norms.
Check the Official Notification released by SCERT Kerala (in Native Language), Click Here