National Level Science Talent Search Examination or commonly known as NSTSE is a diagnostic assay conducted by the Unified Council, a professionally managed progressive organization that helps students to improve their overall academic performance & learning ability.
The Unified Council has been effectively conducting NSTSE in India, Tanzania, UAE, KSA, Yemen, Oman, Iran, Qatar, Kuwait, Indonesia, and Nepal. Since its establishment in 1998, the Unified Council has been working constantly towards testing and promoting talented young minds infusing a competitive spirit among them and ensuring their bright and enterprising future through tests like NSTSE.
NSTSE measures how well a student has understood the concepts and provides in-depth feedback on an equivalent, to assist him/her improve.
In NSTSE, the emphasis for assessment of scholastic skills is especially on Mathematics and Science.
Students of classes I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI (PCM), XI (PCB), XII (PCM), and XII (PCB) can participate, both School and Individual entries are accepted.
|Last Date for Receipt of Application Forms||31-08-2021 (Tuesday)|
|NSTSE Exam Schedule||22-01-2022(Saturday) & 30-01-2022(Sunday)|
The fee includes 2 Past/Model Question Paper, SPR, Success Series Book, and Postal charges.
The Past/Model Question Papers, Success Series Book will be provided as downloadable e-books
NSTSE 2022 registration process is of two types –
The unified council accepts direct/individual registrations of the students. The aspirants can register on the official website (http://www.unifiedcouncil.com/) of the Unified Council. The application form fee can be paid ONLINE through Netbanking/Debit/Credit Card.
Steps to Register Individually on the official website;
The other way is to register through schools. Students can participate in NSTSE 2021 Online by using the Unified School Registration Number (USRN)
NSTSE Question Papers are suitable for students following CBSE / ICSE / ISC and various other State Board syllabi.
Please refer to the syllabus provided by Unified Council, click here – https://www.unifiedcouncil.com/documents/syllabus/NSTSE-Syllabus.pdf
Each class has a different question paper. All questions are objective-type with no negative marking for wrong answers.
|Class||No. of Questions||Marks||Duration|
|III to XII||60||60|
|Class III to V|
|Class VI to X|
|Class XI and Class XII (PCM)|
|Class XI and Class XII (PCB)|
The Unified Council provides Student’s performance report (SPR) for individual students, which provides all the details as mentioned below –
SPR provides real feedback on real learning. Allows students to know where they stands and diagnose areas of strength and weakness and it helps the students to improve their performance.
SPR will be helpful for each and every student to analyses his/her performance and improve upon it.
Cost of SPR: Rs. 15.
When more than one student gets equal marks, the priority for awarding ranks will be according to the marks acquired in the specified order of sections in the question paper.
In case of a tie in deciding a rank due to the same marks, the time taken for completing the test is considered for deciding the rank. The One who took less time for completing gets the upper rank.
The NSTSE results are also made available on its official website.
All the Rankers (1 to 100) are awarded with Olympiad Coach Online Subscription worth ₹ 1198, a Medal, and a Certificate of Appreciation. Participation certificates are offered to all students who appear for the examination.
State-wise ranks are declared after freezing out the top 100 ranks across the country. The top 3 rankers from each State are awarded with a special award for encouragement and Olympiad Coach Online Subscription worth ₹ 1198, and a Certificate of Appreciation.
City Rank (for every Class) is declared for classes having a minimum of 500 students in a particular city. City-wise topper is declared after the 100 ranks across the country and state toppers.
Top rankers in each class from selected cities* are awarded with Olympiad Coach Online Subscription worth ₹ 1198, and a Certificate of Appreciation.
To Register Online you can also visit: https://www.allenoverseas.com/olympiadregistrations/
Academic support from ALLEN Overseas would be given to participants in the form of soft copy (Science & Maths subject only).