Thursday , September 3 2015

Number of Scholarship doubled to 2000 from existing 1000 under NTS Scheme

National Talent Search Exam 2016The Union Minister of Human Resource Development Smt. Smriti Irani announced that the number of scholarships under National Talent Search Scheme will be doubled to 2000 from existing 1000 while speaking on the occasion of 55th Foundation Day celebration of the NCERT in New Delhi on 1st September 2015.

While expressing concern about quality in school education, the Union Minister asked the Director, NCERT to undertake the National Achievement Survey for Classes III, V, VIII and X, annually. She also desired that a road-map be prepared and submitted to Ministry of Human Resource Development within a week’s time. 

The Minister dwelt on the initiatives of Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan and reiterated the Government’s intention to set up Model Science Labs in a Government School in every district of the country. 

The Minister appreciated the books developed by NCERT in Hindi, English, Urdu and Sanskrit for the students and suggested that the NCERT could support the states to translate these books in regional languages. On this occasion, Smt. Irani released Tactile Map Book on Braille for Upper Primary students and appreciated the effort of NCERT for this work. 

The Minister stated that the NCERT was holding a panel discussion on “Innovations for Promoting Quality in School Education” later in the day and suggested the panel to offer recommendation specially to help students who are slow learners. She also directed NCERT to make available online all the new research work in teachers education. 

Dr. S.C. Khuntia, Secretary, Department of School Education and Literacy appreciated the yeoman service being rendered by NCERT in maintaining high standards of quality education. 

Speaking on the occasion, Director, NCERT mentioned the achievements made by the Council in the field of school education during the last five decades, and also highlighted various recent initiatives of the Ministry of HRD in school education.

source: pib.nic.in

NTSE 2016 Stage 1 (RAJASTHAN) Application Form Now Available

NTSE 2016 Stage 1 (Rajasthan) Application Form

Notification of the NTSE 2016 Stage 1 (Rajasthan) has been released by the Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan, Ajmer. According to the guideline of the NCERT Delhi, the exam will be conducted on 8th Nov 2015 (Sunday) from 9.00 AM to 01.00 PM on specified examination centers.

Other Important Dates:

Application Form Dates
Exam Fee Online Application Form Submission Last Date Offline Application Form Submission Last Date (with Exam Fee, E-Mitra Chalan)
Fee without Delay 15-Sep-15 24-Sep-15
Fee with Delay 22-Sep-15
Exam Fee
Category Of Student Fee without Delay Fee with Delay
General 100/- 120/-
SC/SC/BPL/Physical Handicap 70/- 90/-

Eligibility: All the students of X studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear in NTSE Stage 1. No domicile required.

Students registered under Open School Learning are also eligible for scholarship,  provided the student is below the age of 18 years as on 1st July also student is not employed.

Exam Pattern:

Stage 1: Will comprise of two Parts : (A) Mental Ability – MAT,  (B) Language Test ,  (C) Scholastic Aptitude Test – SAT

Stage 2: Paper 1 MAT (50 questions) , Paper 2 Language test (English/Hindi)(50 questions), Paper 3 SAT (100 questions)

Download Application Form: Rajasthan NTSE 2016 Stage 1 Application Form

Download Official Notification: Rajasthan NTSE 2016 Notification

 you can also download application form from here: www.bserexam.net

For More Information kindly visit: www.rajeduboard.nic.in

Haryana NTSE 2016 Stage I Official Notification

Haryana NTSE 2016 Phase I notification has been announced by State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Haryana. Important dates are as follows:

Availability of Applications:  28th Aug 2015

Last date of submission: 1st Oct 2015

Dates of receiving admit cards: 2nd -4th Nov-2015

Exam Date: 8th Nov 2015 (Sunday)

Download Official Notification: Click Here
Note: Application form and other details will be available on State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Haryana website here: www.scertharyana.in.

Daman & Diu NTSE 2016 Stage I Application Form Now Available

Daman & Diu NTSE 2016 Stage I have been announced to be held on 8th November, 2015 (Sunday) at Government High School (E/M), Nani Daman.

Last Date of Application Submission: 31/08/2015

Download Application form of  Daman & Diu NTSE 2016 Stage I from here: Click Here

The Exam fee for NTS/NMMS EXAM is Rs. 75/- for General/Physically challenged and Rs. 55/- for SC/ST students. The application forms can be downloaded directly from the NCERT website www.ncert.nic.in and also www.daman.nic.in.

The completed application forms in all respect should through concern school along with the prescribed fee to this office on or before 31St August 2015. The forms received after the last date shall not be accepted/entertained at any cost. Students belongs to SC/ST, OBC are requested to submit their caste certificate (Attested Copy) along with application form.

Chhattisgarh NTSE 2016 Important Dates and Application Form

State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Chhattisgarh shall be conducting NTSE 2016 First Level in November, 2015. NTSE Stage I qualified students will be eligible to appear for Stage II which is to be conducted by NCERT, New Delhi.

Information concerning Chhattisgarh NTSE 2016 important dates and application form which are as follows:

Exam Date: 08/11/2015

Last Date of Application Submission: 25/08/2015

Download application form: Click Here.

For detailed official notification please visit SCERT, Chhattisgarh website here: www.scert.cg.gov.in.

Chandigarh NTSE 2016 Stage I Application Form & Important Dates

State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), UT Chandigarh has announced the NTSE 2016 Stage I notification regarding important dates and application form which are as follows:

Exam Date: 08/11/2015

Last Date of Application Submission: 31/08/2015

Admit Card: 12/10/2015 to 02/11/2015

Download application form: Click Here.

For detailed official notification please visit State Council of Educational Research & training (SCERT), UT Chandigarh website here: www.siechd.nic.in.

Bihar NTSE 2016 Stage I Notification: Important dates & Application form

State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Bihar has announced the NTSE 2016 Stage I notification regarding important dates and application form which are as follows:

Exam Date: 08/11/2015

Last Date of Application Submission: 31/08/2015

For detailed official notification please Click Here .

Eligibility: All the students of X studying in recognized schools are eligible to appear in NTSE Stage 1. No domicile required.

Students registered under Open School Learning are also eligible for scholarship, provided the student is below the age of 18 years as on 1st July also student is not employed.

Student can download application form from the official website of SCERT Bihar: www.educationbihar.gov.in.

NTSE 2016 Stage I (Jammu & Kashmir) Application Forms are Available

NTSE State Board of School Education (JKBOSE) shall be conducting NTSE 2016 First Level in November, 2015. NTSE Stage I qualified students will be eligible to appear for Stage II which is to be conducted by NCERT, New Delhi.

Information concerning important dates and application form which are as follows:

Exam Date: 08/11/2015 (Sunday)

Last Date of Application Submission: 31/08/2015

Download application form here: Click Here.

For detailed official notification please visit:  jkbose.co.in.

H.P. Talent Search Examination 2016 (HPTSE/NTSE-I) Application Form

State Council of Educational Research & Training (SCERT), Solan (Himachal Pradesh) has announced the H.P Talent Search Examination (HPTSE) 2016 or NTSE 2016 Stage I notification regarding important dates and application form which are as follows:

Exam Date for Stage I: 08/11/2015

Exam Date for Stage II: 08/05/2016

Last Date of Application Submission: 31/08/2015

Exam Fee: Rs. 40/- for General Category, Rs. 30 for SC/ST/PCG (payable through IPO/DD in favour of Principal, SCERT Solan)

Download application Form  Here: Click Here.

For detailed official notification & other important info. please visit SCERT HP

Jharkhand NTSE 2016 Stage I Official Notification

Dear Students,

Jharkhand Academic Council, Ranchi has released an important notification regarding NTSE 2016 Stage I application form, exam date for the students of class Xth.

Jharkhand  NTSE 2016 Stage I Exam Date is 8th November 2015

The students who qualify the NTSE stage 1 exam will be eligible to appear in NTSE Stage II to be conducted by NCERT, New Delhi.

Exam Fee: 

  1. For General Category: 100/-
  2. For SC/ST: 50/-

Eligibility to Appear in Exam:

Student of Class X Studying in recognized schools are eligible for the respective NTSE Stage I Exam 2016 conducted by State Boards/UT

Application Forms are available on the official website of Jharkhand Academic Council (www.jac.nic.in)

Download Jharkhand NTSE 2016 Application Form: Click Here