Tuesday, 3 November 2020

National Talent Search Examination 2020 - Eligibility Criteria and Application Form

National Talent Search Examination 2020: Directorate of Secondary Education Assam has released a official notification of the  State Level (Stage-I) of National Talent Search (NTS) Examination for the year 2019-20 sponsored by National Council of Educational Research & Training (NCERT), New Delhi.Applications are Invited from Intended and Eligible  Students of Class-X.Eligibility Criteria,Last date,Application form will Provided below,Read full Article to all details.
Application Process Online
Last Date 25-11-2020

National Talent Search Examination 2020 Details

Name of the Examination: National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) 

Awarded by: National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT)

No. Of Scholarship for Assam: 202

Class: 10th 

National Talent Search Examination 2020 Scholarship Value

The values of scholarship for National Talent Search (NTS) Examination are as given below
  • Scholarship of Rs.1250/- per month for Class XI to XII. 
  • Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- per month for Undergraduates and Post-graduates. 
  • The scholarship amount for Ph.D. is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.

Reservation Under National Talent Search Examination (NTSE),Assam

  • Assam State quota is 202 
  • 15% Scholarship will be reserved for students belonging SC category.
  • 7.5% Scholarship will be reserved for students belonging ST category.
  • 27% Scholarship will be reserved for the candidates belonging to OBC category (Non-Creamy Layer)  10% Scholarship will be reserved for the candidates belonging to Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) from the year 2019-2020, who are not covered under the scheme of reservation for SCs, STs and OBCs. Those candidates have to produce income and assets certificate issued by the competent authority.
  • 4% will be reserved for Physically Challenged Group of Students. 
  • 27% will be reserved for students belonging OBC category (Non-Creamy Layer).

Eligibility Criteria for  National Talent Search Examination 2020

  • Students of Class-X studying in Government, Local Body, Govt. Aided, Private Schools are eligible to appear in the examination.
  • Students registered under Open and Distance Learning (ODL) are also eligible for scholarship provided the students are below the age of 18 years (as on 1st July of that particular year) the students is not employed and they are appearing in class X for the first time. 

NTSE,Assam Selection Process

There will be two stages of Selection process for the Award of this scholarship
  • Stage-I (State Level), selection will be done by State /UTs and those who qualify Stage-I will be eligible to appear in the Stage-II (National Level) examination, conducted by NCERT. 
  • State level qualifying marks for candidates from General category is 40% in each paper and for candidates from SC, ST, PH is 32% in each paper.

National Talent Search Examination Fees

  • Rs. 250/- for General & OBC Category. 
  • Rs. 225/- for SC/ST Category. 
  • Rs. 220/- for Differently Abled students.

National Talent Search Examination Medium

The tests will be available in the following languages: Asamiya, Bangla, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu. The candidate has to mention his option regarding the language in which he/she want to take the test in the application form. Accordingly, the question booklet in that language shall be made available to the candidate at the centre. After exercising this option, no request for the change of medium will be entertained. 

National Talent Search Examination Centers


National Talent Search Examination Admit Card

E-admit Card for the candidates will be available online. The candidate may download his/her admit card by putting his/her application number or name on or after 01/12/2020. If any candidate fails to submit required information or deposit required fee, their application will be rejected and no admit card will issued against them.

How to Apply for National Talent Search Examination

Interested and Eligible Candidates Must submit their Application on Online Mode.Here is the Basic step-by-step guide for the apply online for NTSE Scholarship:
  • Scroll Down and Go to Important Link Section.
  • Click On Online Application Form.
  • Then,Official Application portal will Open.
  • Enter your required Personal and Educational Details as well as Upload all required documents.
  • At The end , Submit your Application and take a print out of Acknowledgement recipt.

Important Dates for NTSE:

Application process will be started from  25-10-2020
Last Date for Submission  Applications form 25-11-2020
Date of Examination 13-12-2020
E-admit card will be issued from 01-12-2020

Important Links for NTSE:

Download Advertisement detail Click Here
Online Application Form Click Here
Official website Click Here