Changes in NTSE 2013 – 2014: Introduction of language test in NTSE 1st stage also. Negative marking in NTSE second stage.
Information about NTSE
The Scholarship in Basic Sciences is provided up to PhD level while in professional courses like engineering, medical, law and mgmt scholarship is provided up to post graduation.
Total Scholarship: 1000
Scholarship amount: Rs 500/month.
Reservation: 15% for SC, 7.5% to ST and 3% to PH
State quota is there in the first round while no state quota in the final award of the scholarship . It means for Example around 500 students would be selected for first stage from Maharashtra, but in second stage there is no fix number as selection would be based on merit and not based on states.
Eligibility: Student of 10th class (this year) in current academic session.
No domicile certificate required.
There is Quota of the various states.
Indian Students Studying Abroad in class X can appear directly for Stage II NTS Examination under conditions prescribed in the NTS brochure which is available on the NCERT website. Candidates may fill up the Application Form, available on the NCERT website and send to the undersigned along with a photocopy of the mark sheet of previous examination as per guidelines by NCERT.