NTSE is by far the most prestigious of all the talent search examinations conducted in India for school students.

Syllabus and subjects:NCERT prescribed syllabus covering Science, Maths, Social science and mental ability. General awareness becomes an important factor during interview stages

Medium of examination:English and Hindi

Conducting body:SIERT

How to apply:Forms are available in schools or can be downloaded from the NCERT websites.

Exam date:Usually, 1st round of the written exam is conducted on 3rd Sunday of November every year.

Eligibility:Students of Class-8 in recognized schools can appear in the exam .