Daman & Diu National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) 2018- 2019 : NTSE for Students studying in Class X is meant to identify the nurture talent. The examination is conducted every year at two levels: Stage-I (State Level) and Stage-ll (National Level). Stage – I exam will be conducted on November 04, 2018. Candidates can check the complete information of Daman & Diu NTSE 2018- 2019 application process, eligibility criteria and other information on this page below.

Latest: The date of stage 2 Daman & Diu NTSE 2018-19 exam has been postponed, scroll down to check the same.

Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 for Class X

Stage – I exam for Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 for Class X will be conducted as per the schedule.

Events Date
Last date of submission of Application Form 07 Sep 2018
Date of NTSE examination 04 Nov 2018
Date of Exam (2nd level) 12 May 2019 16 Jun 2019


All students of Class X studying in recognised schools are eligible to appear for the Stage-l
examination, conducted by the States/UTs, in which the schools are located. There will be no domicile restriction.

Application Form

The application forms can be downloaded directly from the official NCERT website and also from the direct link that is provided below. Candidates are advised must ensure their eligibility and other conditions before filling the downloaded Application form.

Apply Online: Click Here to download Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 Application Form.

Application fee –

  • General Students – Rs 75
  • SC/ST Students – Rs 55

Admit Card

Admit Card will be sent to chief superintendent of the examination center after allotting the Roll Numbers. Candidates can collect the Admit Card from the Center Superintendent of the examination center at least one week before the examination.

Exam pattern

Stage I & II: Examination at the State/UT level will comprise three papers i.e

 Papers  Test  No of questions  marks  Duration
Paper-I  Mental Ability Test (MAT) 100 100 120 minutes
Paper-II Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 100 100 120 minutes

Qualifying Marks – Qualifying marks for candidates from General category 40% in each paper and for candidates from SC, ST and PH is 32% in each paper

Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 Answer key

Answer key for Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 will be available on the official website of exam conducting body. Answer keys will be in PDF form and contain the correct answer of all the questions asked in the exam. Candidates can check answer keys from here after the official announcement.

Selection Procedure

Stage-I selection will be done by States/UTs and those who qualify Stage-I, will be eligible to appear for Stage-II examination, conducted by NCERT.

Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 Result

Daman & Diu NTSE 2018 – 2019 Result will be declared on the official website of exam conducting body. The examination will be held in the 1st week of November 2018. The link to check the result will also be available here for the ease of candidates.


About one thousand scholarships are awarded for different stages of education as follows:

  • Scholarship of Rs.1250- per month for Class-XI to XII
  • Scholarship of Rs.2000/- per month for Undergraduates and Post-graduates.
  • Amount of Scholarship for Ph.D. is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.

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