NTSE 2021 Important Dates and Events

Exam Date

Dec 12, 2020

Result Date

Jun 18, 2021

Jun 18, 2021


The NTSE 2021 will be conducted in two stages, stage 1 and stage 2. Candidates should know about the NTSE 2021 events and important dates to plan and prepare well for the exam.

The application form for NTSE 2021 exam was supposed to be released in the month of September. However, due to the ongoing COVID crisis, all the dates were postponed.

NTSE 2021 Exam Schedule

The NCERT has released a new notification for the State and National Level NTSE exam dates and application form availability. The tentative dates concerned with stage 1 and stage 2 of NTSE 2021 are given below. The exact dates will be updated once the NCERT releases the official notification.

Important Events NTSE 2021 Dates
Start of application for availability starts October 2021
Last day to submit application form for NTSE Completed
Admit Card Download for NTSE 2021 for stage 1 Released
NTSE 2021 Date for Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Andaman and Nicobar Islands (stage 1) December 12, 2020
NTSE 2021 Exam Date for all other states and Union Territories Dec 12, 2020
NTSE 2021 Date for West Bengal and Kerala (stage 1) To be announced
NTSE 2021 Result Declaration (stage 1) Jun 18, 2021
NTSE 2021 Admit Card release (stage 2) To be announced
NTSE 2021 Exam Date (stage 2) Postponed
Results for NTSE 2021 date (stage 2) To be Announced

NTSE Application Dates

The NTSE 2021 Application Form will be made available online on the official website. Candidates can download the application form and fill it out offline. Make sure to register for the exam before the deadline.

Important Events Dates
Release of NTSE 2021 Application Form October 2020 (tentative)
Last date of Application Form Submission October 2020 (tentative)

NTSE Exam Dates

The NTSE Exam is an offline mode exam conducted for secondary school level candidates to identify and recognize students with high intellect and skills. There are 2 stages for this exam conducted on various dates. Only those who are qualified in the Stage 1 exam will be eligible to write the Stage 2 exam.

Important Events Dates
NTSE Exam Date for Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Stage 1) November 2020 (tentative)
NTSE Exam Date for all States and UTs except West Bengal and Kerala (Stage1) November 2020 (tentative)
NTSE Exam Date for West Bengal and Kerala (Stage 1) November 2020 (tentative)
NTSE Exam Date for all States and UTs (Stage 2) Will be announced soon

NTSE Result Dates

The Results for the NTSE 2021 are announced by each of their respective states. The table that is given below consists of result release dates for Stage 1 and Stage 2 exams.

Important Events Dates
NTSE Stage 1 Results January-March 2021
NTSE Stage 2 Results To Be Announced

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