National Scholarship Examination - NSE

National Scholarship Examination - NSE

Conducted By : National Institute of Career Education
May 30 2018   Scholarship   Underdraduate, Post Graduate   India
 About National Scholarship Examination - NSE
  • National Scholarship Exam is launched by Pratibha Education society (a government registered body, imparted with ISO Certificate 9001:2008) along with National Institute of Career Education (N.I.C.E).
  • The Scholarship is for school & College students  and aims at providing
    • Excellent learning framework
    • Support the career & personality development of learners throughout the country 
  • Students of Class 5-12 of ICSE/CBSE or SSC boards are eligible to take NSE 2018.
  • Diploma/Degree students ( 1st to 3rd-year students of any stream) of any of the university across India are also eligible for National Scholarship Exam 2018. 
  • NES EXAM 2018 important dates


Online exam Date

25th June 2018 (Monday)

Online admit card Availability

10th June 2018 (Sunday)

Result Declaration Date

20th August 2018 (Monday)


Offline exam Date

8th and 10th July 2018 (Sunday and Tuesday)

Offline admit card Availability  

1st July 2018 (Sunday)

Result Declaration Date

20th August 2018 (Monday)

  • The scholarships will be distributed on 27th August 2018.
 Reward Description

National Scholarship Examination Rewards:

The winners of the National Scholarship Examination will be awarded the following prizes:


1st Rank

2nd Rank

3rd Rank

Class 5

 Rs. 9,999  Rs. 4,999 Rs.1,999  

Class 6

 Rs. 11,111 Rs. 6,500    Rs. 3,000 

Class 7

 Rs. 12,999 Rs. 7,500  Rs. 3,500  

Class 8

Rs. 14,999  Rs.8,999   Rs.4,000 

Class 9

 Rs. 16,500  Rs.9,500   Rs.4,500 

Class 10

 Rs. 18,500 Rs. 11,111   Rs. 5,500 

Class 11

 Rs. 19,999 Rs. 12,000  Rs. 6,000 

Class 12

 Rs. 21,000 Rs. 12,500   Rs. 6,500 

Diploma (Any Stream)

 Rs. 25,000 Rs. 15,000   Rs. 7,500 

Degree (Any Stream)

 Rs. 31,000  Rs. 18,500  Rs.9,000
  • Consolation prizes for Rank 4 to 100 in each class
  • Participation certificates will be issued for all the students
  • Best School Award- The schools would be chosen for this on the basis of number of participation & other criteria and the winner schools would be awarded cash prize of Rs.10000 along with the certificate of Innovative School and the best school trophy.
  • Best Principal Award- The Principal would be selected on the basis of a number of participation & other criteria and the winner would be awarded Winners Trophy & Certificate.
  • Best Teacher Award: The teacher would be selected on the basis of a number of participation & other criteria and the winner would be awarded Winners Trophy & Certificate.

Other Benefits of National Scholarship Exam 2015

  • Performance Reports
    • Performance Analysis Report for all participating students.
    • School Performing Report for every school participated
  • Discounts: For participants having NSE certificate, 10 to 50% discount on admission at private teaching institutes/coaching classes/sports clubs will be offered
  • For Diploma/Degree Holder: They would get career guidance & placement help from the experts.
  • Free Personality Development classes at the branch offices of NICE
 Application Process

National Scholarship Examination Application Process:

  • The students can apply online or offline for NSE 2015.
  • The person must be studying in a schools/ Institutes in order to participate in the National Scholarship Exam 2015.
  • The student can apply individually or through school/ institute for this scholarship exam.

Offline Application Process

  • Application Forms can be procured from N.I.C.E offices, from the coordinators or from the schools. >> Click here to download the offline application form.

Online Application Process

  • Applicants can make online applications for the scholarship examination. Click here to Apply Online for NSE 2015

Examination Fee

  • Examination fees of Rs. 350 per student can be paid through Cash (at NICE Office) or Demand draft in favour of "National Institute of Career Education" payable at Nashik/Pune.
  • Application form submitted after the last date will be accepted with late fine of Rs. 50.

Admit Card for NSE 2015

  • Admit Cards with the relevant information of exam seat number and examination centre will be sent to all the participating students on School/College address or Students can download their admit cards from the website

  • Examination Date and Centre

    •  Students are requested to keep themselves updated as Information will be provided one month before the exam.
    • All rights reserved with the director in case of any change to be made in the centres/ Date of examination
 Selection Process

National Scholarship Examination - NSE Examination Pattern

  • The question paper will be objective type and will consist of MCQs with 4 options for each question.
  • Duration of the Exam – 1 hour & 30 mins
  • The medium of Examination:  English and Regional Languages
  • It would be a total 200 marks (2 marks for each question) exam with no negative marking for the wrong or unanswered questions.


No. of Questions


General Knowledge






Social Science






Selection Criteria for NSE 2015

  • Applicants will be chosen further on the merit of marks attained in the examination
  • In case of getting equal marks in the final examination, merit list will come out evaluating:
    • A student having more marks in Math
    • A student having more marks in GK
    • A student having more marks in Science

National Scholarship Exam Result 2018

  • The result of final National Scholarship Examination 2018 will be declared online
 Contact Details
  • Head Office: 5, Hari Mamta Appt, Panchak, Jail Road, Nasik Road, Nasik – 422 101, Maharashtra (India)
  • Corporate Office: 402, Shivganga Apartment, 4th floor, Near Prabhat Talkies, A.B.C. Chowk, Pune – 411002, Maharashtra (India)
  • Phone: 020 – 60500114 
  • Mobile : 848-485-1001, 9960677033, 
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