National Talent Search Examination (NTSE 2018) was held on November 5, 2017and the results were announced for NTSE stage 1 on February 3, 2018.
The Department of State Educational Research and Training (SCERT) has the sole authority to the
Karnataka NTSE exam comprises of 3 papers i.e. Mental Ability Test (MAT), Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and Language Comprehension Test (LCT). Only MAT and SAT decides the final score of the candidate while LCT is just to qualify. It does not play any role in the final score of the exam.
The Test is conducted to identify the potential students amongst class 10th in order to reward them with Scholarships and other Financial Assistance in different levels of their higher education.
One can find the state level NTSE selection list and marks lists over the official website of SCERT.
There are 3 papers which come into the category of NTSE stage I. Question paper contains 3 sections which Mental Ability Test (MAT), Language Comprehension Test (LCT) and Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). Correct responses by the candidates will award them 1 mark. There is no provision of negative marking in the 1st stage of NTSE Exam.
Given below is the detailed information about the exam:
|Paper||Number of Questions||Maximum Marks||Time Allotted|
|Scholastic Aptitude Test||100||100||90 Minutes|
|Language Comprehension Test||50||50||45 minutes|
|General Mental Ability Test||50||50||45 minutes|
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The Answer key is released by the officials conducting the exam a few days after the exam is held on its official website.
Download Answer Key For Karnataka NTSE Stage I.
Candidates can also match their OMR result with the answer key as both are uploaded on the official website. Candidates can access the answer key over the official website.
Candidates can download their score cards from the official website of SCERT by filling their roll number. Here are the steps to guide you through the result download process:
Your score card will furnish following details-
The minimum score required by the candidate to qualify the examination is known as cut off. There are several factors that affect the cutoff. Some of the factors are as follows-
The cutoff scores for Karnataka NTSE are given below:
|Category||NTSE Cut off 2018|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.