State Council of Educational Research & Training Bihar, Mahendru, Patna
has released the official notification of Stage-1, NTSE (National Talent Search Examination)
2019-20. The examination will be conducted in two stages. Stage-1 will be conducted at State level and Stage-2 examination will be conducted at national level.
A total of 691 students will be selected to write the final stage of NTSE 2020 through the stage 1 exam.
: Students currently studying in Class 10 are eligible to write the stage-1 exam, organized by the state.
The exam details are mentioned below:
|Registration starts from
|Registration ends on
|Stage-1 Exam Date
|Provision Answer Key Available on
|Stage-2 Exam Date
: For NTSE Stage-1, the exam fees is to be paid is Rs 150 (Genral Category) & Rs 75 (SC & ST Category).
NTSE Exam Pattern:
The exam pattern of written exam will be as follows:
Stage-1 & 2: exam at the State/UT level will comprise of two papers i.e.
||No. of Questions
||No. of Marks
||Duration (In Minutes)
||Mental Ability Test(MAT)
||Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)
Qualifying marks for candidates from SC/ST/PH category is 32% in each paper. And for others (General/OBC & EWS) categories it is 40% in each paper.
To prepare for the exam, you can practice last years question paper. Download Now!!
Stage-1: The detailed text & video solutions of which are available here
Stage-2: The detailed text & video solutions of which are available here
(a) Scholarship of Rs.1250/- per month for Class-XI to XII.
(b) Scholarship of Rs.2000/- per month for UG and Post-graduates.
(c) Amount of Scholarship for Ph.D. is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.
NTSE Support Program
to facilitate the aspirants of 2019 with guidance of our experts via content that is provided online to the students who get enrolled in it.
In the series of success Resonance has produced outstanding results yet again in Bihar NTSE Stage 1.
Total of 12 students of Resonance got selected for the second stage of NTSE.
This year, the cut off of the examination has been less in comparison to last year. For General Category - 145, for the (OBC) - 134, for SC - 118 and for ST is - 133.
Not only in Bihar but Resonance has excelled in NTSE Stage-1 (2018-19) Examination in other states too. Resonance produced 3 state toppers (Rajasthan, Odisha and Karnataka).
Total 491 students from Resonance have qualified for NTSE Stage-II nationally.