As per Unified Council which conducts this exam, NSTSE is a diagnostic test that actually helps students improve. They will give detailed feedback based on their assessment of what and how much have students understood and thus help remove phobia of the subject.

  • Syllabus and subjects: The subject followed is based on CBSE prescribed curriculum of Science.
  • Medium of examination: English
  • Conducting body: Unified Council
  • How to apply: Forms are available in schools and must be filled in the prescribed format and submitted back through schools. It can also be downloaded from the website of Unified Council.
  • Exam date: Usually, 1st week of December every year. For academic year 2012, NSTSE or National level Science Talent Search Examination will be conducted on 4th December 2011.
  • Eligibility: Students of Class-2 to Class-12 in recognized schools are eligible to apply. Usually the schools have to register with Unified Council.