National Level Science Talent Search Examination (NSTSE)
National Level Science Talent Search Examination (NSTSE)

NSTSE 2023 is the National Level Science Talent Search Examination. Unified Council conducts the NSTSE exam to identify talented students and reward them. 

NSTSE 2023

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NSTSE News & Updates

Unified Council will release NSTSE 2023 results on 14 February 2023.

NSTSE Advantages

NSTSE stands for National-level Science Talent Search Examination. It is a scientifically designed, skill-based assessment developed in India for Indian schools, after a detailed study of the syllabi of the Central and various State Boards. 

FEATUREADVANTAGE
Skill-basedProvides feedback on real learning & Relevant – actually tests what is being taught
Provides benchmark for students all over IndiaAllows student to know where she stands
Provides detailed analysis and feedbackPinpoints areas of strengths and weaknesses
Low costAffordable, accessible to all students( through schools or individually)
NSTSE Advantages

NSTSE 2023 – An Overview

Key details of the NSTSE exam for students are as follows.

Name of ExamNSTSE
Full Form of ExamNational Level Science Talent Search Examination
Type of ExamScholarship Exams and Olympiads in India
Organizing BodyUnified Council (Unified Council)
Official Websiteunifiedcouncil.com
Class of students who can appear in this examClass 1 to 12
NSTSE 2023 – An Overview

NSTSE Eligibility 2022-23

Students of classes I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI (PCM), XI (PCB), XII (PCM) and XII (PCB) can participate, provided their schools are registered with the NSTSE. However, individual entries are also accepted in case the school is not tied up with the NSTSE. The registration forms, prospectus, and all other relevant details regarding the event are sent out to the registered schools.

NSTSE Application Form

Individual  Registration

The Unified Council accepts direct registration of the candidates. The candidates must register on the official website (https://www.unifiedcouncil.com/) of the Unified Council. 

Steps to register on the official website:

  • Visit the official website (https://www.unifiedcouncil.com/)  of National Level Science Talent Search Examination (NSTSE).
  • Click on the tab which says Click here for Online Registration of Individual Students for NSTSE, UIMO & UIEO (Academic Year 2021-22).
  • Click on the link to Register.
  • Select the class that you are studying from the list. The names of different olympiad examinations appear on the screen.
  • Select your option and click on Continue.
  • Enter your personal and school details in the space provided and click on Submit.
  • Once the form is filled, online payment can be made using NetBanking/Debit/Credit card.
  • Download the application form preview for future reference.

Registration Through School

The school must send the name list of the students to the address of the Unified Council, along with the Demand Draft by Courier Service/Register post/Speed post. The school must send a single consolidated Demand Draft for the application fee. The DD must be drawn in favour of Unified Council, payable at Hyderabad.

Exam Fee Structure

  • Rs. 354/- (Including GST)

Examination Fee + Student’s Performance Report (SPR) + 2 Previous Question Papers (PQP) – Downloadable Ebook + Success Series – Downloadable Ebook + Online payment service charges.

NSTSE Syllabus 2022-23

NSTSE Question Papers are suitable for students following CBSE / ICSE / ISC and various other State Board syllabi.

NSTSE 2022-23 Exam Pattern

There will be a different question paper for each class. All the questions are objective-type with no negative marking for wrong answers.

Class 1Class 2Classes 3 to 10
No. of Questions405060
Marks405060
Duration1 hour
NSTSE 2022-23 Exam Pattern

Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class I

Mathematics15
General Science25
Total Number of Questions40
Class 1 – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class II

Mathematics20
Science30
Total Number of Questions50
Class 2 – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class III to Class V

Mathematics25
General Science 30
Critical Thinking05
Total Number of Questions60
Class 3 to 5 – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class VI to X

Biology10
Chemistry10
Physics10
Mathematics25
Critical Thinking05
Total Number of Questions60
Class 6-10 – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class XI and Class XII (PCM)

Mathematics25
Chemistry15
Physics15
Critical Thinking05
Total Number of Questions60
Class 11 & 12 (PCM) – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

Class XI and Class XII (PCB)

Biology25
Chemistry15
Physics15
Critical Thinking05
Total Number of Questions60
Class 11 & 12 (PCB) – Division of Marks in the Question Paper

NSTSE 2023 Admit Card

The admit card of NSTSE exam tells you the exam date, time, and center.

Download National Level Science Talent Search Examination admit card 2023 at unifiedcouncil.com. You should have your application form details in order to get the NSTSE to admit card.

NSTSE Result

The result date of the National Level Science Talent Search Examination 2023 is as per the Unified Council.

The result of NSTSE 2023 will be declared in March 2023, tentatively. Students who opted for the Student’s Performance Report (SPR) will be provided with the following information:

  • Answers that a candidate chose for questions in NSTSE 2023.
  • Correct answers to all questions
  • Marks obtained by a student in each subject
  • Subject-wise and overall rank at the national level
  • Average marks of all the students in all subjects
  • Highest marks in the group
  • Analysis of each question
  • Skill analysis of a student

FAQs

Who is eligible for the NSTSE exam?

Students of class 2 to 10, class 11 (PCM,PCB),class 12(PCM,PCB) are eligible to participate in the NSTSE exams.

What is the benefit of the NSTSE exam?

NSTSE Exam Provides a benchmark for students all over India as it Pinpoints areas of strengths and weaknesses.

Is NSTSE free?

No. There is a small fee. The NSTSE Registration fee is Rs. 354 (Including GST)

Is it possible to apply for the NSTSE exam individually?

Individual students can apply for the NSTSE exam on the official website.

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