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Official Notification for Odisha State level NTSE Stage-1 exam 2018-19 | Check Exam Dates, Syllabus, Eligibility & Exam Pattern

NTSE is a National level Talent Hunt and Scholarship exam conducted by State Boards and NCERT, Delhi. NTSE stands for National Talent Search Exam. This is an “Offline mode only” exam. After clearing both the NTSE stages, 1000 students are said to be eligible for NTSE Scholarships.

The NTSE exam will be conducted in the following two stages –
1. NTSE stage-1 will be a state level exam
2. NTSE stage-2 will be a national level exam for students selected through NTSE Stage-1

“Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT, Odisha has released official notification for State-level NTSE stage-1.”
As per the released notification, a total of 129 students will be selected through the NTSE stage-1 exam. After the NTSE stage-2 exam, 1000 students will be selected for the Scholarships. These scholarships will be claimable up to Ph.D. as per decided by the NCERT (upon fulfilling the further criteria).
Note: There is NO EXAMINATION FEE introduced by Exam conducting bodies for the NTSE exam 2018-19.


  • All students currently studying in class 10th from any recognized school under Odisha State Education Board.
  • Students must have minimum 60% (for General & 55% for Rest categories) in class 9th.
  • Maximum age decided by the State Board to appear in this exam is restricted to 18 years only (as on 1st July 2018).

Exam Pattern:

The State Level NTSE exam will have two test papers namely – MAT (Mental Ability Test) & SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) of 100 marks with 2 hours of Exam duration for each. There is no particular syllabus for the exam but syllabi of class 9th & 10th is recommended. The qualifying marks for NTSE stage-1 will be minimum 40% for general category students & 32% for the reserved category students.

Important dates:

  • Start date for submitting Application Form: 7th August 2018
  • Last date for submitting Application Form: 25th August 2018
  • Submission of hard copies to the Head of schools: 31st August 2018
  • NTSE Stage-1 Exam Date: 04th November 2018
  • NTSE Stage-2 Exam Date: 12th May 2019

All eligible candidates can apply through Online mode only. Interested Candidates can apply from Here

find more details regarding Odisha State level NTSE stage-1 in the notification here-

For Notification in your Native language (Odia) and other notices/guidelines, please use this link.

Odisa NTSE 2018 Result Declared. Download the List of Selected Candidates

Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT Bhuvneshwar, Odisa has released the result list of Odisa NTSE 2018 Exam. Qualified Candidates are eligible to participate in Final NTSE 2018 Exam (Stage-II) on 13th May 2018. Download the Result List of Odisa NTSE 2018 (Stage-I) Here:

*Important : The Admission letter/Hall Ticket to the recommended candidates will be auto generated, the candidates can download the Admission letter/Hall Ticket from the NCERT website <> in the month of April 2018 for appearing in the National level Talent Search Examination scheduled to be held on 13th May,2018

Odisha NTSE 2016-17 (Stage-I) Result has been declared. Check the list of qualified students

Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT Bhubaneswar, Odisha has announced the list of qualified candidates of Odisha NTSE (Stage-I) for National Talent Search Examination 2017 (Stage-II). Odisha NTSE 2016-17 Exam held on 6th November 2016 (Sunday) & Total of 144 students have been qualified in stage-1 exam, now these selected candidates will be eligible to appear in NTSE 2017 Final exam which will be held on 14th May 2017 (Sunday).

Cut off Mark: UR – 105, SC – 84, ST – 79, PH – 75

Download the Result List of Odisa NTSE 2017 Exam:

Important: Join NTSE Stage II – 2017 Test Series by ALLEN Career Institute

Odisha SCERT has released the notification for NTSE 2017. Download Application Form Here

The Directorate of Teacher Education and SCERT Odisha has released the official notification for the NTSE 2017 examination. According to the notification the Government body has invited application for

State Level National Talent Search Examination, 2016-2017 to select 118 candidates for National Level Talent Search Examination from eligible students studying in Class X in recognized schools located in the state of Odisha. The State Level National Talent Search Examination, 2016-2017 will be held on 06.11.2016 (Sunday) as per the released notification. For more details, interested candidates may download the following attachment:

Odisha NTSE 2016 Stage 1 Result has declared

odisha ntse 2016 result

Odisha NTSE Stage 1 Result declared on January 13, 2016, for the NTSE conducted on November 8, 2015. Last year Odisha NTSE Stage 1 Result was announced on February 25, 2015.

On January 13, 2016, the result of Odisha NTSE Exam 2016 result has declared for the exam which was conducted on November 8, 2015 across the state. Compared to last year this year Odisha NTSE stage 1 result announced about one month before.

According to the list of candidates total 136 students have been qualified for the NTST stage 2 exam which will be conducted on May 8, 2016 by NCERT. As compare to last year this year result shows improvement last year onlny 128 students were qualified.

NTSE Cut off 2015-16 (Odisha)

This year NTSE Odisha result doesn’t contain the marks secured by students, SCERT has declared the NTSE Cut off marks for all the categories.

Candidates Category Category-wise Cut-off Marks
General /UR 105
SC 84
ST 76

Students who have qualified for NTSE Stage 2, need not pay any fees for NTSE Stage 2 registration.

Download Odisha NTSE 2016 (Stage 1) Result : ODISHA-NTS RESULT 2015-16

Official Website for Odisha NTSE :