Kerala National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2018 will be held sometime during November first week 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.

Kerala NMMS 2018

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

Events Important Date
Starting date of online registration 2nd week of Aug 2018
Last date of online registration Last week of Aug 2018
Last date of receipt of printed application 2nd week of Sep 2018
Issue of online hall ticket Last week of Oct 2018
Kerala NMMS 2018 examination will be held on 1st week of Nov 2018

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.

Application Process for NMMS 2018

Applications will be submitted online from the official website of Kerala SCERT( In the application form, the candidates will have to submit their personal, educational, and other details. The application process for Kerala NMMS 2018 as for now has not started yet.

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

The below displayed is last year’s pattern of the examination.

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

As per the official notice by MHRD, the qualifiers of NMMS 2017 were granted the amount of Rs. 60000 per year, which was near to Rs. 500 per month. However, it should be noted that Kerala SCERT has not yet released any said official details for NMMS 2018 yet.

Previous year Answer Key

Click here to download NMMS 2017 Answer key.

Official Website:

For more information on NMMS Kerala 2018, download last year’s official notice.

Insofar, Official details for has NMMS Kerala 2018 not been announced yet. Information on this page is based on last year information brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as SCERT Kerala will release the NMMS Kerala 2018 detailsinformation will be updated here.

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