As many of State Education Boards had already announced the exam dates for NTSE stage-1 for session 2019-20. Now State Examination Board, Gujarat has also released the official notification for NTSE stage 1 on their website.
The examination will be conducted in two stages. Stage-1 will be conducted at State level and Stage-2 will be conducted at national level.
NTSE Stage-1, 2019-20 will be conducted on November 3, 2019 for class 10 students in the state.
- All students currently studying in class 10th from any recognized school under Gujarat State Education Board.
- Students must have minimum 60% (for General & 55% for Rest categories) in class 9th.
- The minimum age decided by the State Board to appear in this exam is restricted to 18 years only (as on 1st July 2019).
The exam details are mentioned below:
NTSE Exam Pattern:
The exam pattern of written exam will be as follows:
- Start date for submitting Application Form: 13th August 2019
- Last date for submitting Application Form: 14th September 2019
- NTSE Stage-1 Exam Date: 03rd November 2019
- NTSE Stage-2 Exam Date: 10th May 2020
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)
MAT : 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon
SAT : 01:30 PM to 03:30 PM
Qualifying Marks: 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.
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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.
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