National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020 for Grade 5-12 Students

National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020 – National Merit Scholarship Exam (NMSE) is one of the biggest Scholarship Exams for students studying in Grade 5-12. The Main purpose of the exam is to identify and nurture talented students by helping them with the right scholarship.


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National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020 Overview 
OrganisationNMSE
Scholarship NameNational Merit Scholarship Exam NMSE 2020
Applicable ForGrade 5-12
Applicable State/UTAll India
National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020 Important Dates
EventsDates
Last Date to Apply14th August 2020
Date of Exam16th August 2020 (Round 1) & 23rd August 2020 (Round 2)
Eligibility Criteria for National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020
  • All the students currently studying in Grade 5 – 13 can participate in it. The candidate need to select the appropriate grade according to session 2020-21 during Registration of the Exam.
Rewards & Scholarship
  • The scholarship will be awarded to students on the basis of performance in the Exam. A total of 200 Students will be selected for the Scholarship & Prizes.
National Merit Scholarship Exam 2020 Application Process
The Candidate can register themselves on the website www.nmse.in by clicking on Register Now button Or they can request their school for the same.
Steps to Apply
Step 1Visit the official website of NMSE through provided above.
Step 2Next, click on the “Register Now” link in the home page.
Step 3Fill the registration form with the required details.
Step 4Finally click on “Register” button to complete your registration.
Syllabus & Pattern
The Syllabus is based on the school curriculum of the candidate current as well as previous grade. The Exam will comprise 70% of the previous grade [Second Half] & 30% of the current grade syllabus.
Grade 5-10
  • Total of 45 MCQs questions with three sections
  • 15 Questions each from Mathematics, Science and Mental Ability.
  • Total Duration 1 hour [60 Minutes]
Grade 11-12: [Mathematics]
  • Total of 45 MCQs questions with three sections.
  • 15 Questions each from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry.
  • Total Duration 1 hour [60 Minutes]
Grade 11-12: [Biology]
  • Total of 45 MCQs questions with three sections.
  • 15 Questions each from Biology, Physics, Chemistry.
  • Total Duration 1 hour [60 Minutes]
Grade 13: [Dropper]
  • Total of 45 MCQs questions with three sections
  • 15 Questions each from Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry.
  • Total Duration 1 hour [60 Minutes]

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website