West Bengal State Level National Talent Search Examination 2018
Directorate of School Education (DSE), Kolkata has conducting West Bengal State Level National Talent Search Examination for the students of Class X on November 05th 2017.
Also Check: West Bengal NTSE 2019
West Bengal NTSE Eligibility Criteria
Students of class X of any affiliated and recognized school under W.B.B.S.E./ W.B.B.M.E./I.C.S.E./C.B.S.E in West Bengal securing 50% and above marks (40% and above marks for SC/ST/Physically Disabled Applicants) in the final exam of class IX are eligible to appear at State level NTSE 2018.
Students who have registered under Open Distance Learning (ODL) under NIOS / West Bengal Council of Rabindra Open Schooling and secured 50% and above marks in the Pre-10th level Exam (40% and above marks for SC/ST/Physically Disabled Applicants) will also be eligible to appear for the exam.
Age Criteria: Provided the student is below the age of 18 years (as on 01st July 2017), the student is not employed and he/she will appear at class 10th Level Exam for the first time. In case of Study Centres under ODL mode, the Coordinator or Authorized person shall authenticate the required particulars of the applicants mentioning approval number, code etc. of the Study Centre.
There are two Educational Districts in addition to 23 Revenue Districts in West Bengal. Those are- BARRACKPORE Educational District (comprising of Sub-Division:- BARRAKPORE & BIDHANNAGAR) and SILIGURI Educational District (comprising of SILIGURI Sub-Division only).
Type of School /Institution
Government: A Government school is that which is run by the State Government or Central Government or Public Sector Undertaking or an Autonomous Organization completely financed by the Government
Local Body: A Local Body school is that which does Panchayati Raj and Local Body institution such as Zilla Parishad, Municipal Corporation, Municipal Committee and Notified Area Authority Committee/Cantonment Board run.
Private Aided: A Private Aided school is that which is run by an individual or a private organization and receives the grant from Government or Local Body.
Private Unaided: A Private Unaided School is that which is managed by an individual or a private organization and does not receive any grant from either Govt. or Local Body.
NTSE 2018 Application Form
Filling up Application Form Online:
Step I: Click on the ‘New User Register Here’ link and fill up the personal details along with one Mobile number (a Mobile number and Email ID used once, could not be used the second time for registration) and register. A registration number will be generated which should be noted down along with the password given to log in to the system in future.
Step II: Edit the form and fill in other details and upload scanned copy of your passport size photograph. The image file for photograph should be in .jpeg/jpg format and maximum size limit is 20KB. Save the form. The form may be edited in till it is locked by you.
Once the form is filled in with correct particulars and complete in all respect, the same should be locked. A printout of the filled-in application along with the format for Certificate from the Head of the School/Institution (HOI) should be taken out.
Step III: Applicant has to take out the printed application form and Certificate to the Head of the School/Institution (HOI) where he/she is studying and get the Certificate signed with official seal and upload the signed Certificate to his/her account along with scanned copies of:
(i) Caste Certificate issued by the Competent Authority, if applicable.
(ii)Disability Certificate (40% and above disability must be certified by the Competent Medical Board of the State Govt./Central Govt.), if applicable-duly signed by the concerned School Authority latest by 31st August 2017. The maximum size of the scanned document(s) should be 100KB.
Caste Certificate and Disability Certificate(s) are required only for the SC/ST and Physically Disabled applicants respectively. The application submission is complete only when the Certificate from HOI and other required documents are uploaded, else the candidature of the applicant will be canceled.
Notification for downloading Online Admit Card will be notified on Notice Section. Please visit the scholarship portal for the same and any further information relating the examination.
NTSE Exam Date 2018 | NTSE 2018 Application Deadlines
Date of Online Application from August 01st 2017 to August 31st, 2017
Date of Examination: November 05th 2017