Maharashtra NTSE 2016 – 2017
National Talent Search Scheme started in the year 1963. The purpose of the scheme is to identify talented students and nurture them. This year NCERT will conduct the National Talent Search Examination for students studying in Class X. Candidates can check the complete information of Maharashtra NTSE 2017 for class X application process, eligibility criteria and other information through this page below.
Schedule for the Maharashtra NTSE 2016- 2017 is given below.
|Last date for submission of online Application form|
|School to Education officers in Maharashtra||As per schedule given
by Education Officers
|Last date for submission of online Application with late fee||30 Sep 2016|
|Examination in Mizoram, Meghalaya, Nagaland and Andaman & Nicobar Islands||05 Nov 2016|
|Examination in All other states and Union Territories in Maharashtra||06 Nov 2016|
|Examination in All states and Union Territories||14 May 2017|
Maharashtra NTSE Answer key – Final
NTSE 2016-17 stage I Final answer key is prepared by the exam conducting body. Official answer key of SAT and MAT have been updated for Maharashtra NTSE 2016 – 2017. NTSE 1st level exam for class 10th was held on 06 Nov 2016. Candidates can check the official answer key below.
To check official Final answer keys in pdf Format, Click here.
Filling up of online forms shall be done by school only. Printouts of application forms with signature of students & parents on it shall be submitted on E.O / E.I. These documents will be submitted along with 2 copies of ‘S’ form & single challan of SBI for each school. This should be done only by school. In any case the guardians should not be referred to contact E.O / E.I or higher authority filled up Application form shall be received only through schools. Candidates make sure your eligibility before applying online for Maharashtra NTSE.
For Application Form Correction – Click Here
Last date to apply regarding notice
Printouts of filled up forms alongwith examination fee (Rs. 120/- per student, affiliation fee Rs. 200/- per institute per academic year) paid by single challan are to submit to Education Officer (secondary) / Education Inspector (in case of Mumbai) / Examination Centre according to time table by dt 31/08/2016. Fee & affiliation fee is to be paid by SBI Challan in favour of Maharashtra State Council of Examination, Pune.
Incomplete / wrongly filled / without signature application forms are liable to be rejected & no correspondence will be entertained in connection with it.
Students of Class 10th studying in recognised schools are eligible to appear for the Stage I examination, conducted by the State / 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 1st July of the particular year), the student is not employed and s/he is appearing in class X examination for the first time.
15% scholarship will be reserved for students belonging to the SC category, 7.5% scholarships for students belonging to the ST category. There will be also 3% reservation for Physically Challenged students in each caste category.
The pattern of written examination will be as follows.-
Stage I & II : Examination at the State / UT level will comprise three parts, namely
- Mental Ability Test (MAT),
- Language Test (LT) and
- Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT).
Detailed scheme of marks will be as follows:
|Political Science||05 marks|
Stage II examination at the National level in due course NCERT will intimate about this.
There will be two stage selection process for award of scholarship. For Stage I, selection will be done by State/UTs through a written examination. Students, 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 and PH is 32% in each paper.
Language Test : Qualifying in nature and marks obtained for Language Test will not be counted for final merit.
For more detail of Maharashtra NTSE 2016-2017 – Download Official Notification.
Maharashtra NTSE 2015 – 2016
Maharashtra NTSE Question Paper & Answer Key
NTSE Question Paper for exam held in Maharashtra is given below. Corrected Final Answer Keys of NTSE exam is also given just after the question paper.
Corrected Final Answer Keys
NCERT has published the Corrected Final Answer keys of Maharashtra NTSE 2016 exam which was held on 08 Nov 2015. Candidates can check the corrected final answer keys which is provided below.
Maharashtra NTSE Result
Schools Result are made available to E.O / E.I and to be collected by schools. The Maharashtra NTSE First Stage Result 2016 has been announced the exam authorities. The candidates can check the result by using the direct link provided below.
- Maharashtra NTSE First Stage Result 2016 – Click here to check NTSE Result by entering Seat No. and School Code.
Maharashtra NTSE Cut Off
Maharashtra NTSE Cut Off & Statistics of examination is given below.
- Click Here to check detailed Statistical Information.