By Team Aakash Byju's

What is NTSE Scholarship?

The NCERT conducts the NTSE scholarship exam for Class 10 students to encourage higher studies in the field of Science and Social Science.

Register at Aakash Byju’s NTSE workshops to clear the national-level talent search examination.

It is a national-level scholarship exam that identifies and nurtures a candidate’s skills, mental abilities and logical reasoning.

NTSE Stage-I exam is conducted by SCERT or equivalent authorities at the state level.

NTSE Stage-II exam is conducted by NCERT at the national level.

The qualifying marks are 40% for general category candidates and 35% for SC, ST and PH.

The top 1000 qualifying students with the highest marks will get financial assistance in the form of monthly scholarships for their higher education.

An amount of Rs.1250/ month is given to students of XI-XII and Rs.2000/month to undergraduate and postgraduate students.