Daman & Diu National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination 2020 – 21: Daman & Diu National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination for the class VIII will be held on Nov 2020. To participate in the Daman & Diu NMMS candidates have to fill the downloaded application form from the link which will be provided below. Candidates can check the complete information of Daman & Diu NMMS 2020-2021 for class VIII application process, eligibility criteria other information through this page below.
Daman & Diu NMMS 2020-21
Daman and Diu will conduct the exam for class VIII on the scheduled date and all the important dates are provided below. Candidates can check for the same from the table given below:
The schedule for Daman & Diu NMMS 2020-2021 is given below.
|Last date for submission of application form||Oct 2020|
|Date of examination||Nov 2020|
The application forms will be downloaded directly from the official NCERT website (ncert.nic.in) and candidates will also able to download the same from the direct link that will be provided below as per official announcement. Candidates are advised must ensure their eligibility and other conditions before filling the downloaded Application form.
Note – Make sure that the admit card will not be detached from the application form.
- General Students – Rs 75
- SC/ST Students – Rs 55
The student should studying in class VIII and must have secured 55% marks (for general category) or 50% marks (for reserve category i.e. SC/ST/PH). The annual income of the parents of the student appearing in the examination should not exceed Rs. 1,50,000/-( Rs one lac fifty thousand only) from all sources.
The pattern of written examination will be as follows. The examination will comprise of two parts, namely
- Mental Ability Test (MAT), it will consist of questions testing verbal and non-verbal meta-cognitive abilities like reasoning and critical thinking. The questions in the test may be of analogy, classification, numerical series, pattern perception, hidden figure, etc.
- Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT), This consists of 8 subject – Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, History, Geography, Civics and Economics.
|Test Type||Marks||No. of Items||Duration (in minutes)|
Each question carries 1 mark.
All questions in the booklets are objective type.
Admit card will be sent to the chief superintendent of the examination center after allotting the roll numbers. The candidate can collect the admit card from the center superintendent of the examination center at least one week before the examination.
The answer key will be available after the completion of the exam. Candidates can refer to this article for getting more information. Daman Diu NMMS 2020-21 answer key and Question paper will be published by the officials. NMMS exam for class VIII that will conduct tentatively in November 2020. Candidates can check the official answer key from the official website of Daman -Diu NMMS or through the direct links that will be provided here.
Daman & Diu NMMS result 2020-2021 will be declared after the examination. Candidates can check the result after the examination will be conducted on the official website of NCERT or link will be provided to check result below.
Cut off will release after the declaration of the result. Candidates are advised to check here for knowing the cutoff. A direct link will be available here. Those candidates who will qualify the Daman and Diu Exam will able to get the benefit from the scheme. The students must pass both the tests i.e. MAT and SAT with at least 40 % marks in aggregate taken together for these two tests. For the SC/ST students, this cut off will be 32% marks. We will be providing the cut off here on our page for the ease of the candidate.
Previous Year Question Papers and Answer Key
Daman & Diu National-Means-cum-Merit Scholarship (NMMS) Examination Answer Key can be checked here after the exam. This is the opportunity for the candidates to get an idea of their rough scores of the examination. The question paper with answer key will be available here for getting reference purpose of the examination. once the examination gets over, the candidate curiously waits for the release of the question papers and their answer keys. So that they could get their estimated score of the examination. The procedure to download and utilize the answer keys will be provided here.
The selection procedure is as according to last year details. For selecting the students, the following conditions may apply:
- The students must pass both the tests i.e. MAT and SAT with at least 40% marks in each. For the reserved category, this cut off will be 32% marks.
- At the time of selection for the award of scholarship, the candidate must have scored at least 55% marks or equivalent grade in Class VIII examination. There will be 50% relaxation for SC/ST.
Last Year Notification for References: Click here to download the information brochure for Daman & Diu NMMS 2019 – 20.
Official Website: daman.nic.in
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