JSTSE/NTSE Special Course
JSTSE (Junior Science Talent Search Examination) is a state level exam where top 150 brains of Delhi of class IX are selected and provided with scholarships for 2 years i.e. class IX, X. The eligibility to appear for this exam is 65% marks in class VIII. There are 200 questions to be attempted in 3½ hours. Paper-I includes 50 questions on Social Studies, Sciences and Current Affairs. Paper-II includes 150 questions on Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and Mental Ability.
The Scholarships provided are Rs. 1000/- for Rank 1 to 100 and Rs. 500/- for Rank 101 to 150. This exam is conducted in January end/beginning of February every year and the last date for completed applications is October end.
NTSE (National Talent Search Examination) is an exam conducted by NCERT, the purpose of which is to identify talented students from all over India and provide them scholarships for further education. The eligibility of this exam is for Class X students who must have scored 65% in class IX. 1000 students are selected from all over India and they are granted scholarships starting from Rs. 500/- per month. This facility is provided upto Ph.D. level and the amount of scholarship also keeps on increasing, depending upon the level of study.
This exam is conducted in two levels : Stage 1 exam is conducted in November every year and Stage 2 exam is conducted in the month of May next year. It is not necessary that those who qualify Stage 1 are eligible for Stage 2 exam. All the states select the top students from the stage 1 qualified list and only those students are eligible to appear for stage 2 exam. The content of the exam is MCQ type of 3 hrs. duration including :
- Mental Ability Test (MAT) covering Verbal & Non Verbal reasoning consisting of 50 questions to be attempted in 45 minutes.
- Scholastic Ability Test (SAT) covering Social Studies, Science, Mathematics consisting of 100 questions to be attempted in 90 minutes & 50 questions in English to be attempted in 45 minutes.
JSTSE/NTSE Special programme
A unique programme meant for specific preparation of higher level competitive exams.
- A programme meant for class IX/X students.
- A programme where specific focus is given on JSTSE/NTSE preparation.
- A programme run between July to November.
- Classes are held for approx 4-5 hrs per week.
- Relevant study material is provided.
- Mock tests on exact pattern are conducted.
- Direct admission is provided if score in previous class > 65%.