National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is a national level Scholarship exam organized for class X students every year. It is a 2-tier examination. The result for stage I was announced on February 2, 2018. The aspirants who will qualify NTSE will be applicable for scholarship till Doctorate level of academic studies. Odisha NTSE stage I was conducted on November 5, 2017.
NTSE consists of 3 sections - MAT (Mental Ability Test), SAT (Scholastic Aptitude Test) and LCT (Language Comprehension Test). The distribution of time and mark will be as follows:
|Exam Sections||Total Marks||No. of Items||Duration|
|Mental Ability Test||50||50||45|
|Language Comprehension Test||50||50||45|
|Scholastic Aptitude Test||100||100||90|
For every accurate response, the aspirant is honored +1 while there isn’t any provision for negative marking.
The NTSE response key 2018 will let the aspirants verify the accurate responses with the ones attempted by them. One can visit the official website to find the official response key. One can also challenge the response keys along with the proof. Aspirants can compare their result and get a rough idea about the scores attained. A final set of response key is obtained and published by the authorities. Check Karnataka NTSE 2018 Result
To check the result, all aspirants must log in via Official Link only. They can check their qualifying status in their account for NTSE 2018 stage 1 exam.
All the aspirants who appeared for NTSE Exam 2018 held on November 5, 2017 can follow the below given steps to check the result.
Aspirants required to qualify the at least cutoff marks in the stage – 1 so as to qualify for stage II. It will be organized by NCERT.
Aspirants can check here the cutoff marks for NTSE stage 2 as mentioned in the tables below -
Subject-wise NTSE cutoff 2018 (Paper 1, 2 and 3)
|Test Papers||Maximum Marks||Qualifying Percentage/Marks|
|Paper I MAT||49||40% (19.6)||35% (17.15)|
|Paper II English||50||40% (20.0)||35% (17.5)|
|Paper II Hindi||50||40% (20.0)||35% (17.5)|
|Paper III SAT||96||40% (38.4)||35% (33.6)|
|Total Marks||145||40% (58)||35% (50.75)|
Category wise NTSE cutoff 2018
|Categories||Cut Off 2018||Max Marks of MAT and SAT|