The notification regarding Tripura NTSE 2019 examination will be released by the officials on the official website as per the schedule. The first level examination is primarily conducted by the state board and the second level test to be conducted by the NCERT. For Tripura NTSE 2019, the candidates studying in class 10th may apply. The detailed information regarding Tripura NTSE 2019 is mentioned below, candidates can check for the same.

Latest: NCERT has released the Examination dates of both Stage-I (State Level) and Stage-II (National Level). Scroll down to check the same.

Tripura NTSE 2019-20 for Class X

The students who qualify stage I of NTSE will be eligible to appear in National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) stage II conducted by NCERT, New Delhi. The important dates regarding Tripura NTSE 2019-20 are mentioned below, candidates can check for the same.

Events Dates 
Last date for receipt of filled application form along with fee To be announced!!
Date for Stage I Exam 03 Nov 2019
Date for Stage II Exam 10 May 2020


The notification related to Exam dates for Tripura NTSE 2019-2020 is released by NCERT on the official website or a direct link to check the same is provided below. States and UTs will also release the notification regarding the Application Form and for other events and link for the same will also be provided here as per the announcement by the States and UTs.

  • Click here to check the notice regarding Exam dates for 2019-2020 session is released by NCERT.

Application Form

Application forms can be downloaded from the official website of SCERT, Tripura. Students can also download the application form from the link which will be mentioned below on or before the last date. Application Form will only be accepted in offline mode. Candidates have to fill the application form and submit it to the authorised centre. Click on the link given below to download the application form.

Eligibility to appear at the examination

  • Students of class X studying in recognized school are eligible to appear for the respective class X stage I examination conducted by the states/UT in which the school are located.
  • The state may impose any other eligibility condition for appearing in the screening examination like any qualifying percentage of marks in the previous annual examination etc. 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.

Exam Pattern

Stage I & II: Examination at the State/UT level will comprise two papers i.e

 Papers  Test  No of questions  marks  Duration
Paper-I  Mental Ability Test (MAT) 100 100 120 minutes
Paper-II Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 100 100 120 minutes

At Stage II There will be a negative marking.

Mock Test

Candidates are advised to take the mock test for the preparation of NTSE examination. It helps in getting the idea of Exam pattern and also help in management of time for answering the question in the test. You can access the below link to start the mock test and study calmly.

NTSE Mock Test

Admit Card

Admit Card for Tripura NTSE 2019-20 will be issued on the official website as per the schedule. Candidates can download the admit card from the official website or from the direct link which will be provided below by entering Application number and Date of birth. The admit card is the essential document to be carried at the time of examination. It contains specifics such as candidate’s name, roll number, exam centre details.

Answer Key

The Answer Key for Tripura NTSE 2019 will be published by the Directorate of Government Examination, Tripura on the official website as per the schedule. The answer key will be released as a pdf file and contains the answer and solutions to all the questions asked in the exam. The candidates will be able to estimate their score through the answer key of NTSE.


The result of Tripura NTSE 2019 will be declared online as per the schedule. The State/Union Territory will prepare a merit list of the candidates ensuring the minimum qualifying marks in both the tests separately. These marks are 40 percent in the case of General and OBC category candidates and 32 per cent in the case of SC/ST/physically challenged candidates. This examination is used only to recommend the candidates for second level NTS examination conducted by the NCERT. The marks of the State level Examination are not added to the National Level Examination for award of scholarship. No correspondence will be entertained by the NCERT with regard to first level examination conducted by the State/UT.

Tripura NTSE 2019-20 Cut Off

Cut Off of Tripura NTSE 2019-20 will be available on the official website. Candidates can check the Tripura NTSE 2019 Cut Off from here as per official announcement.

Previous Year Question Papers and Answer Key

Tripura NTSE 2019 previous year question papers and answer key are useful for candidates who will appear for the exam. Candidates can prepare for the Tripura NTSE 2019 by solving the previous year question papers. Previous Year question papers help students for preparing for the examination to know the important things like exam pattern, frequently asked questions, and others.

Tripura NTSE 2019 Previous year question papers and answer key will be updated soon.

Selection Process

The identification of talent comprises two-stage selection process. While the individual State/UT conducts the first stage selection, the second stage selection at the national level is carried out by the NCERT. State level examination may have two parts: Part-I Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Part-II Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) for nominating the required number of candidates for the second level test to be conducted by the NCERT. The final award shall be declared on the basis of combined scores of MAT and SAT. Only the selected candidates shall be informed by registered letter and through NCERT website Marks obtained by the candidates in written examination will be revealed to all the candidates individually through NCERT website.

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