Meghalaya National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2017-18: It is hereby notified that National Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination for class VIII was conducted on 04 Nov 2017.

Latest: The result for Meghalaya National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2017-18 has been announced. Interested candidates can check it from the link provided below.

Meghalaya NMMS 2017 – 2018 for Class VIII

Name & address of the agency for conducting NTS Examination: DERT, Shillong

Name of the State/UT: Meghalaya

Meghalaya NMMS schedule is given below.

Events Date
Last date of submission of application form 27 Sep 2017
Date of examination 04 Nov 2017


The result of Meghalaya NMMS 2017 – 2018 for Class VIII has been announced. Interested candidates can check from the link mentioned below. The selected candidates are requested to open an individual/joint account in any nationalized bank which has core banking facility & submit the completely filled-in claim bill duly certified by the principal of the school.

Result: Click Here to check result of Meghalaya NMMS 2017 – 2018.

Application Form

Interested candidates can download the application form from the official website or through the direct link given below. You may take the help from your teacher/parent for filling up the application form.

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Application fee, if any (write NIL if there is no fee): NIL

Read Instruction carefully before filling up the Application Form.

  • Use only Blue or Black Ball Point pen. WRITE IN CAPITAL LETTERS. Do not mark or write outside the boxes.
  • Leave one box blank between two words. Limit your name and/or address within the space provided for it. Please see example asClick Here given below
  • Cross(x) only one of the appropriate boxes in items nos. 4, 5, 6, 7, 10, 11 and 21
  • Please write code number in items nos 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16 as given overleaf.
  • It is the responsibility of the candidate and the principal of the school to deposit the filled in form with the state concerned Officer before the last date. No request for condoning delay in submission will be entertained whether it is due to the fault of the Candidate or the Headmaster/Principal of his/her institution.
  • Incomplete or defensive applications are liable to be rejected.

Eligibility to appear at the examination

  • Candidates should be currently reading in Class VIII in Govt/Govt. Aided/local body schools.
  • Candidates should have scored at least 55% (50% for SC/ST) marks in Class VII Promotion Examination.
  • Candidates studying in Kendriya Vidyalayas, Jawahar Navodayas and residential schools run by Central and State Government are not entitled for scholarship under NMMS Scheme.
  • Parental annual income from all sources should not exceed l,50,000/- (Rupees one lakhs fifty thousand) only.

Document to be submitted along with application forms

  • Two passport size
  • Xerox copy of Progress Report/Report Card of the last promotion examination
  • Xerox copy of SC/ST Certificate for SC/ST candidates
  • Disability Status Certificate from the Component Authority for NTS/NMMS (if any)
  • Income certificate from the competent authority

Admit Card

Make Sure that the Admit card is not detached from the application from. Admit card will be sent to the chief superintendent of the examination centre after allotting the Roll Numbers. Candidate can collect the Admit card from the Centre Superintendent of the examination centre at least one week before the examination.

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Reach the examination centre atleast half an hour before the commencement of the examination; and occupy the seat that bears your Roll Number.

DO NOT take mobile phones, calculator, Mathematical or Physical table or any other kind of ready reckoned to the examination hall.

The examination will be conducted in three sessions on the same day.

Exam Pattern

The examination will be conducted in three sessions on the same day.

  • Mental Ability Test (MAT)
  • Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and
Type of Test No. of Questions Time Limit
Mental Ability Test (MAT) 90 90 Minutes
Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 90 90 Minutes

The applicants are requested to refer/consult State Liaison Officer for the composition of the test.

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