National Level Science Talent Search Examination – India’s Most Popular Assessment exam. NSTSE is a diagnostic test which actually helps students improve. Unlike regular tests which try only to find out how much a child knows (or has memorized), NSTSE measures how well a student has understood concepts and gives detailed feedback on the same, to help them improve.
Latest Update: Answer Key of NSTSE exam held on 05 Feb 2017 has been revised. Check the link below.
Schedule for NSTSE 2017 – National Level Science Talent Search Examination is given below.
|Last date for receipt of applications||26 Oct 2016|
|Availability of Hall ticket||26 Jan 2017|
|NSTSE First Level Exam||24 Jan & 05 Feb 2017|
|Declaration of Result||10 Mar 2017|
NSTSE Post Exam
Thus NSTSE helps each student to know whether he/she has actually understood a concept early on so that immediate action can be taken. Often students have conceptual gaps which increase as they progress and when they reach the higher classes, they develop a “phobia” for the subject.
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Admit card for National Level Science Talent Search Examination is now available for download. Candidates may please note that, facility to download admit card of NSTSE Exam held on 24 Jan 2017 has now been over. Now students can download admit card for 05 Feb 2017 NSTSE examination through the direct link provided below.
Application / Registration
This exam is for the students participating through their respective school only. The venue for this exam will be their respective school. Students are requested to register through their respective school only. For further details please contact the teacher-in-charge at your school
- Application process is over…!!!
Registration through School
Please send a single consolidated Demand Draft for the exam fee of all the students appearing for the NSTSE from your school. D.D. should be drawn in favour of UNIFIED COUNCIL payable at HYDERABAD. Frame the list of students in the FORMAT (preferably typed and send it to our address along with the D.D by Courier Service/Register post / Speed Post.
For further details and complete school information brochure please send a E-mail.
Rs. 120 (Rupees One Hundred and Twenty Only
Model Question Papers: Rs. 40 (Rupees Forty Only)
Students desirous of referring to previous years’ Question Papers should add Rs. 40 for a set of Question Papers ( This set is a combination of previous NSTSE Question Papers and Model Question Papers)
Students Performance Report: Rs. 15 (Rupees Fifteen Only)
Note: Student’s Performance Report (SPR) is unique & a useful tool for students to know their academic strengths and weaknesses. SPR provides real feedback on real learning. We request you to encourage every student to opt for SPR.
Students studying Classes
- 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
- 11(PCM) and 11(PCB)
- 12(PCM) and 12(PCM)
There is no exam for 11, 12 PCMB group.There is no open center facility for Class -1 Students. Class -1 Students are requested to apply through respective schools only.
NSTSE follows CBSE syllabus, Question Papers are also suitable for Students of ICSE/ISC and Various State Board/Matriculation Syllabi.
There will be a different Question Paper for each class.
All the questions are objective-type with no negative marking for wrong answers.
||No. Of Questions
Examination Patter for various Classes: Duration of the examination for all classes 90 minutes.
Division of marks in the Question Paper :
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|For Classes III :|
|For Classes IV & V :|
|For Classes VI to X :|
|For Classes XI & XII (PCM)|
|For Classes XI & XII (PCB)|
NSTSE will be beased on the CBSE syllabus. 85% of the Syllabus considered for setting the NSTSE Question Paper.
NSTSE Question Papers are also suitable for Students of ICSE/ISC and Various State Board/Matriculation Syllabi.