NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021-22 – National Talent Search (NTS) Examination

NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021

The Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam has issued official notices regarding National Means Cum-Merit Scholarship Examination (NMMS) for Class VIII and National Talent Search (NTS) Examination for Class X students of Assam. Online applications are invited from the students studying in class X and VIII for the year 2021-22 for this examination sponsored by the Government of India. The students who can appear in this scholarship exam are given complete information below.

Overview of NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021

Organization Directorate of Secondary Education, Assam
 Name of Scholarship Exam National Talent Search (NTS) And National Means Cum-Merit Scholarship Examination(NMMS)
Sponsored by Government of India
Beneficiaries Students
Registration Process Online
Application Status Now Running
Last Date 30-10-2021
Objective To provide scholarship
Scholarship Amount: Rs 1250 Per Month
Benefits Financial assistance
Eligibility Class VIII & Class X
Category State Scholarship
State Assam

Education Qualification for NTS-NMMS Examination

For NMMS Exam: Students should be studying in class VIII.

For NTS Exam: Students should be studying in class X

Eligibility Criteria for NMMS Merit Scholarship Assam 2021

  • The students must study in government, provincialized and local committee run schools under the government of Assam.
  • Aspirants from private schools can appear in this exam to develop their intelligence. But such students will not be considered for Scholarship.

How to apply for NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021

Eligible And Interested Students can Submit their online application through NSP Portal. Students can also apply through online by website www.madhyamik.assam.gov.in of directorate of secondary education by below provided simple steps.

  • Scroll Down, Check the Important Link Section.
  • Click on Online Application Link
  • Click on “Apply Now”
  • Click on new Registration
  • Enter All asked information,
  • Upload All Required documents and  Submit Application fee.
  • Submit Online Application
  • After Submission of the online application form, Take a print out the final Application form for future use

Required Documents to Complete Application

⇒ scan copy of passport photo and signature.
⇒ scan copy of Cast certificates of students.

Details of Scholarship Exam

  • This Examination paper, conducted on Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) and OMR basis, is a good quality.
  • Students will be able to get the last two Year Question Papers through Vidyarthi APP.
  • The written examination will be held in the month of December/January 2021.
  • The question paper will be available only in Assamese and English mediums. OMR will be in only English medium.

The exam schedule will be as follows:

Question Paper No. Subject of Exam Total Number
First Question Paper Mental Ability Test (MAT) 90 marks
Second Question Paper Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) 90 marks

The marks required to pass each question paper are as follows:

  • General: 40%,
  • ST – 32%,
  • SC – 32%,
  • PH – 32%

Application Fee:

Category NMMS NTS
General/OBC Rs 200 Rs 250
 SC and ST Rs 180 Rs 225
PWD/EWS Rs 175 Rs 220

The students applying will be able to pay the exam fee online at the time of submission of form.

Amount of Scholarship

NMMS Scholarship Amount Rs 12,000 per Year ( 4 Years)
NTS Scholarship Amount ⇒ Scholarship of Rs. 1250/- per month for Class XI to XII.
⇒ Scholarship of Rs. 2000/- per month for Undergraduates and Post-graduates.
⇒ The scholarship amount for Ph.D. is fixed in accordance with the UGC norms.


Important Date of NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021

  • Starting Date of Online Application: 11th October 2021
  • Last Date of Online Application: 30th October 2021
  • Date of Issued E-Admit Card: Before 15 Days of the Exam
  • Date of Exam: Announcement to be made soon

Important Link of NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021

Download Official Notification NTS || NMMS
Online Application (VIII) Click Here
Online Application (X) Click Here
Download Declaration Form Click Here
Visit Official Website  Click Here
More Scholarship Click Here

View of NMMS Scholarship Assam Application 2021

NMMS Scholarship Assam 2021-22

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