NTSE/NTSS- Mock Tests

This program contains 7  NTSS mock tests-

Brief Overview of scheme- 

The scholarship under the present scheme awarded to the candidates for pursuing courses in science and social science up to doctoral level and in professional courses like medicine and engineering up to second-degree level subject to the fulfillment of the conditions provided in this brochure. As on date 2000 scholarships are awarded in the country with reservation of 15 percent for SC, 7.5 percent for ST and 27 percent for other backward classes and 4 percent for group of students with benchmark disabilities.


This scheme is a two stage selection process first stage conducted by concerned State/UT while second stage exam conducted at National Level by NCERT.


All students studying in Class X in any type of recognized school including Kendriya Vidyalaya, Navodaya Vidyalaya, and Sainik School etc. will be eligible to appear at the State Level Examination from the State in which the school is located. However, no domicile restriction shall be imposed. The state may impose any other eligibility condition for appearing in the screening examination like any qualifying percentage of marks in the previous annual examination etc. Students registered under Open and Distance Learning (ODL) are also eligible for scholarship provided the students are below the age of 18 years (as on 1st July of that particular year) the students is not employed and they are appearing in class X for the first time.


State level examination may have two parts: Part-I Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Part-II Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) for nominating the required number of candidates for the second level test to be conducted by the NCERT.

Scheme of Exam-

PAPER 1- Mental Ability Test (MAT)- This test contains 100 questions and time limit is 120 minutes.

PAPER 2- Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT)- This test contains 100 questions and time limit is 120 minutes.

Note- There is no negative marking.

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