NATIONAL LEVEL SCIENCE TALENT SEARCH EXAMINATION - 2013
The NSTSE shall be a comprehensive, independent examination that
delivers challenging and high quality educational experience through a broad
array of applied learning settings.
The NSTSE question papers are scientifically designed to test concepts
underlying the curriculum in a interesting way.
NSTSE, aimed at providing valuable and detailed
diagnostic reports for specific improvement and further development of school
students. While NSTSE encourages students to reason critically and solve
problems, it also helps to boost confidence and enable students to realize their
Students of classes II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X, XI
(PCM & PCB), XII (PCM & PCB).
There will be a separate question paper for each class. The
medium of the exam will be in English only.
All questions are in objective-type with no negative marking
for wrong answers.
||No. of Questions
Duration of the examination for all classes: 90 minutes
NSTSE will be based on the CBSE syllabus. 85% of the Syllabus considered for
setting the NSTSE Question Paper.
NSTSE question papers are also suitable for students following ICSE/ISC and
various other State Board syllabi.
Students who wish to appear for the NSTSE are required to pay an Examination
Fee of Rs. 100 + Rs.15 towards Student's Performance Report (SPR).
- Students desirous of referring to a set of previous years / Model
Question Papers should add Rs. 40. This set is a combination of previous /
model NSTSE Question Papers.
- Refer How to Apply section for payment procedure.
- Option A - Rs. 150 Option B - Rs. 200
Date : 27th January, 2013 (Sunday)
Time : 10:30 AM to 12:00 Noon