Chandigarh NMMS 2018 – 2019: Ministry of Human Resource and Development, Government of India has launched a centrally sponsored National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Scheme. Scholarship of Rs. 12000/- per annum per student is awarded to selected students every year for study in classes from IX to XII in State Government, Government aided and local body schools. There is a quota of scholarships for different states/UTs. Students whose parental income from all sources is not more than Rs. 1,50,000/- are eligible to avail the scholarships. There is reservation as per State Government norms. The selection of student’s award of the scholarships is made through an examination conducted by the State Governments. Scholarships are disbursed by the State Bank of India directly into the bank accounts of students on the quarterly basis. Candidates can get all the details regarding the Chandigarh NMMS 2018 – 2019 from this page.

Latest: Answer Key of Chandigarh NMMS 2018 – 2019 has been released. Scroll down to check.

Chandigarh NMMS 2018 – 2019

The Exam NMMS Chandigarh was held on the month of November 2018. On the basis of Entrance Examination, the scholarship got awarded to 85 students of UT Chandigarh who are appearing in class VIII Examination. Candidates who had already downloaded their admit card can also check their Question paper, Answer key, Solutions, Results and Cut off from below.

UT Chandigarh NMMS schedule is given below.

Events Date
Last date of submission of application form 20 Sep 2018
Date of download of Admit card Released
Date of examination 04 Nov 2018

Answer key

Chandigarh NMMS 2018 – 2019 Official Answer key of the exam held on November 04, 2018, has been published by the board. Candidates can check the answer key from the official website or by clicking below.

Answer Key: Click here to check Answer Key for NMMS 2018.

Note: Objections (if any) can be submitted in writing to the Director, State Council of Educational Research and Training on the address sector 32 UT Chandigarh up to November 15, 2018.

Admit Card

Admission Cards has been collected in the month of October 2018 from State Council of Educational Research and Training, Sector 32 C, UT Chandigarh by a representative of the Head of the concerned School as per last year.

Admit Card Process is over now.

Chandigarh NMMS Application Form

Candidates downloaded their Application Form from the official website. The interested candidates were  advised to ensure their eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The direct link to download the Application form is also given below.

Note: Make sure that the Admission Card is not detached from the application form while depositing the application form.

Application process is over now. 

Eligibility to appear in the examination

55%marks or equivalent Grade for General Category students and 50% marks or equivalent Grade for Scheduled Caste / Scheduled Tribe*/ Physically Challenged group of children in class VII.

Exam pattern

The pattern of written examination will be as follows: The examination will comprise of two parts, namely-

  • Mental Ability Test (MAT)
  • Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
Test Type Marks No. of Items Duration Remarks
MAT 100 100 90
SAT 100 100 90 Number of Questions
Science: 40
Social Science: 40
Mathematics: 20


The result of the Chandigarh NMMS 2018 examination will be announced by State Institute of Education after the conduction of Examination in the month of November 2018. Candidates can check their result from the official website after the successful conduction of examination.


There is 4% reservation for physically challenged group student and The division of seats will be done according to reservation policy of UT Chandigarh.

Chandigarh NMMS Answer key 2016 – 2017

Chandigarh NMMS 2017 – 2018 Official Answer key of the exam held on November 05, 2017 has been published by the board. Candidates can check the official answer key from the direct link provided below.

Answer Key: Click Here to check the Chandigarh NMMS 2017 Answer Key.

Chandigarh NMMS Answer key 2016 – 2017

Official NMMS 2016-17 stage I answer key has been published. NMMS 1st level exam for class 10th was held on 06 Nov 2016. Candidates can check the official answer key here, through the direct link provided below.

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