Kerala National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2018 will be held on November 18, 2018, by SCERT Kerala. The scholarship will be awarded to 100,000 meritorious students, whose family income is less than 1.5 lakh per annum. To get the scholarship, candidates need to first apply and then qualify the written examination. However, only the 8th class qualifiers may apply for it. Check more details on Kerala NMMS 2018 from below.

Latest: The last date of online application for Kerala NMMS Examination 2018 has extended.

Kerala NMMS 2018

Desirous candidates willing to apply for Kerala NMMS 2018 refer the schedule for dates concerning the same.

Events Important Date (Revised)
Starting date of online registration 17 Sep 2018
Last date of online registration 07 Oct 2018, 05 PM
Last date of document verification by the HM/ Principal 14 Oct 2018, 05 PM
Issue of online hall ticket 01 Nov 2018
Kerala NMMS 2018 examination will be held on 18 Nov 2018

Application Process for NMMS 2018

Applications can be submitted online from the official website of Kerala SCERT( In the application form, the candidates have to submit their personal, educational, and other details. The application process for Kerala NMMS 2018 has started and a direct link has been provided below to fill the same.

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Eligibility Criteria of NMMS 2018

The candidates will have to meet the eligibility criteria, in order to get the scholarship. The norms of eligibility are as below:

  • Candidates are in class 8, in government, local body and government-aided schools.
  • For candidates belonging to SC/ST category, relaxation of 5% is granted.

Admit Card of NMMS 2018

The admit card of NMMS Kerala 2018 will be released after the successful registration by candidates for NMMS Kerala 2018. Candidates by submitting the Application ID and Date of Birth will be able to download their admit card. The admit card is an important document, which the candidates must carry to the exam hall. It is advised that the candidates secure their admit card even after the examination, as it might be required during further stages of admission.

Exam Pattern of NMMS 2018

Answer Key of NMMS 2018

The State Council of Educational Research and Training (SCERT), Kerala will release the answer key to the examination on its official website as mentioned in the link below. The candidates may use the answer key to estimate their score in the exam and assess their performance. Answer key will be released once the examination has been conducted for the same.

Scholarship Amount under NMMS

Previous year Answer Key

Click here to download NMMS 2017 Answer key.

Official Website:

For more information on NMMS Kerala 2018, Download Information Notification

States NMMS Exam