NTSE releases it 2020 exam date: Check details

NTSE releases it 2020 exam date: Check details

21 August 2019 | Source: Oswaal Books Editorial Board

One of the most sought-after competitive scholarship exams in India, conducted by the NCERT, NTSE has released its online application form for the year 2020.

The NTSE exam will take place in two stages; Stage 1 will commence from November 2, 3 and 17, 2019 whereas stage 2 will be conducted on May 10, 2020. This exam began in the year 1963 with an aim to identify and nurture talented students. Conducted by the National Council of Education Research and Training, the NTSE offers 1000 scholarships for students of class Xth.

States and UTs have released the NTSE application form 2020 from the first week of August 2019. You have to apply for NTSE 2020 Stage 1 only. Those candidates who qualify the cut-off of stage 1 will be allowed to give NTSE stage 2. The steps to fill the application form are provided below:

Get Application Form: Many states release their forms online on their official website while others release the same offline. The application forms can also be collected from the state liaison officer. 

Form-filling: The students should fill the information correctly as asked in the form along with recent passport size photograph.


Form-submission: The last date of submitting the NTSE form will also be given on the official website. Take the printout of the filled-in application & get it signed by the Head of the School/Institution (HOI). Please fill out the form at least 1 week before the last date.