National Talent Search Examination National Council of Educational Research and Training Sri Aurobindo Marg, New Delhi – 110016
The National Talent Search Examination for students studying in Class X is meant to identify and nurture talent. The examination is conducted every year at two levels:- Stage-I (State Level) and Stage-II (National Level).
Scholarships: About One thousand scholarships are awarded for difference stages of education as follows:
(a) Scholarship of Rs.1250/- per month for Class-XI to XII. (b) Scholarship of Rs.2000/- per month for Undergraduates and Post-graduates. (c) Amount of Scholarship for Ph.D. be fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.
Reservation: 15% for students belonging to the SC category, 7.5% for students belonging to the ST category and 3% for Physically Challenged Group of Students.
Selection: Stage-I, selection will be done by States/UTs and those who qualify Stage- I, will be eligible to appear for Stage-II examination, conducted by NCERT.
Qualifying Marks: Qualifying marks for candidates from General category is 40% in each paper and for candidates from SC, ST, PH is 35% in each paper.
Language Test Qualifying in nature and marks obtained for Language Test will not be counted for final merit.
Important Dates: Dates for submission of application form and conduct of examination, are given
Stage Area Tentative Dates
Last Date for Submission of To be notified by the respective Stage-I Application Form State and it may vary from State to (State) State
Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, 7"November 2015 (Saturday) Nagaland and Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Examination in All other States and 8" November, 2015 (Sunday) Union Territories Stage-II Examination in All States and Union 8" May 2016 (Sunday) (National) | Territories
Eligibility: All students of Class X studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear for the Stage -I examination, conducted by the States/UTs, in which the schools are located. There will be no domicile restriction.
Students registered under Open Distance Learning (ODL) will also be eligible for scholarship, provided the student is below the age of 18 years (as on 1* July of the particular year), the student is not employed and S/he is appearing in class X examination for the first time.
Examination: The pattern of written examination will be as follows:
• Stage I examination at the State/UT level will comprise of two parts, namely (a) Mental Ability Test (MAT) (b) Language Test (LT) and (c) Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).
ఇంటర్మీడియట్ నుంచి ఉన్నత చదువుల వరకూ విద్యార్థులకు ఉపకార వేతనం పొందడానికి నిర్వహించే నేషనల్ టాలెంట్ సెర్చ్ ఎగ్జామినేషన్ (ఎన్టీఎస్ఈ) 2015 ను నేషనల్ కౌన్సిల్ ఆఫ్ ఎడ్యుకేషనల్ రిసెర్చ్ అండ్ ట్రెయినింగ్ (ఎన్సీఈఆర్టీ) నిర్వహిస్తుంది. ప్రథమస్థాయి పరీక్ష రాష్ట్రప్రభుత్వం (డైరెక్టర్ ఆఫ్ గవర్నమెంట్ ఎగ్జామినేషన్స్) ఆధ్వర్యంలో ఆదివారం (08.11.2015) జరిగింది. రాతపరీక్ష ప్రశ్నపత్రంతో పాటు వాటికి నిపుణులు రూపొందించిన 'కీ'లను అందిస్తున్నాం. ఈ 'కీ'లు అభ్యర్థుల అవగాహన కోసం మాత్రమే. ఎన్సీఈఆర్టీ విడుదల చేసే జవాబులను మాత్రమే అంతిమంగా పరిగణించాలి.