Uttarakhand National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2018-19: Uttarakhand NMMS is a Talent search examination i.e. conducted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development department for class VIII Students. The main objective of this exam is to find the meritorious candidates from the economically weaker sections and provide them financial support to abolish the droop out by the student after class due to economical problem. Under this programme MHRD will provide Rs.6000/- per annum (Rs.500/- per month) are awarded to selected students of class IX every year and their continuation/renewal in classes X to XII for study in State Government, Government-aided and Local body schools under the scheme.

Latest: Official Answer key for NMMS MAT & SAT has been released. scroll down to check the same.

Uttarakhand NMMS 2018 – 2019

State Council of Educational Research & Training, Uttarakhand shall be conducting the National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination for the class VIII. Uttarakhand NMMS 2018 – 2019 application form, answer key, admit card, exam date, result date and other information regarding NMMS are mentioned below.

Schedule for Uttarakhand NMMS 2018-19 is given below.

Events Date
Availability of application form 21 Aug 2018
Last date for submission of application form 04 Sep 2018
Date of examination 04 Nov 2018

Answer Key

Official Answer Key for Uttarakhand NMMS 2018-2019 is available now. Candidates who have appeared in the NMMS Exam can now download the answer key from the given link for Uttarakhand NMMS 2018 Answer Key from here.

Answer key

  • Click here to download the NMMS MAT (Mental Ability Test) Official Answer key.
  • Click here to download the NMMS SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) Official Answer key.

Eligibility to appear in the examination

  • Must have scored 55% and above marks in Class VII examination and has been promoted to class VIII (50% marks for reserved category).
  • Students must be studied in the class VIII in the present year, Government and Local body school only.
  • Parental annual income from all sources should not exceed 1,50,000/- only.

Application Form

Application form of NMMS examination 2018-19 was available to download from the official website of SCERT, (UK), Dehradun when available. Candidate can also download the application form from the link that will be provided below.

Application process over…!!

Admit Card

Make sure that the admit card is not detached from the application form. It will be returned to you after the allotment of roll number. It is hereby advised, that Candidate should collect the admit card from the concerning Block Education office at least one week before the examination.

Exam pattern

The pattern of written examination will be as follows:

  • Paper I: Part I is confined to Mental Ability Test (MAT) consisting of 50 compulsory questions and Part II is Language Ability Test Hindi or English (SAT) consisting of 50 compulsory questions
  • Paper II : Is confined to Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) consisting of 100 compulsory questions from eight subjects (History, Geography, Civics, Economics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics)

Each Question carries 1 mark. There is no negative marking.


Uttarakhand NMMS result 2018-19 will be declared after successful completion of the exam. Candidates will be able to check the result after the examination from the official website of S.C.E.R.T., Uttarakhand or the direct link that will be provided below.

Selection Procedure

Important notes

Uttarakhand NMMS 2017 – 2018

Uttarakhand NMMS 2017-18 exam was held on 05 Nov 2017 and now the Revised Answer Key for the same has been published. Candidates can check the Answer key from the link provided below.

Answer Key for 2017-18

Official Website: www.schooleducation.uk.gov.in

For more details on Uttarakhand NMMS 2018 – 2019, download Notification.

States NMMS Exam