National Level Science Talent Search Examination

National Level Science Talent Search Examination

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamNational Level

About NSTSE 2022

NSTSE Exam 2022- Unified Council conducts the National Level Science Talent Search Examination or NSTSE for the students of class 2 to 12. NSTSE exam 2022 applications have been started and parents or candidates can apply online on the official website: unifiedcouncil.com. After registration, they will have to pay the requisite fee in online mode. 

More about NSTSE 2022 Exam

  • The exam will be held on January 22 and 30, 2022. 
  • It is a 60-minute long exam to test the analytical thinking ability of students which comprises objective-type questions with no negative marking. 
  • NSTSE 2022 hall ticket for Individual Applicants is released in online mode.
  • NSTSE result 2022 will be released in the last week of February 2022, tentatively.

The topper of NSTSE 2022 (among all classes) will be awarded a cash prize of Rs. 2,00,000. Each of the top 3 students of every class is given a Tablet PC, a Memento and a Medal. Those obtaining ranks 4 to 10 and 11 to 40 of each class, will receive a cash prize of Rs. 3000 and Rs. 1000 each respectively. 

The top 100 rankers are all awarded a Britannica Kids Online Subscription worth Rs. 2500, a Medal and a Certificate of Appreciation. Apart from the above, there will be more awards for state toppers, consolidation prizes. All candidates who appear for the examination will get Participation certificates.

NSTSE 2022 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

22 Jan, 2022

Exam | Mode: Online

30 Jan, 2022

Exam | Mode: Online


NSTSE 2022 Application Process

Mode of Application : Offline and Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | Demand Draft

NSTSE 2022 registration process is of two types. It can be done individually by students for which one has to register online and pay online via net banking, debit card or credit card. The other way is to register through schools. Here, the NSTSE application form 2022 can be collected from the school, filled and submitted there itself. For this, students have to make payment as directed by the school. After this, the school will send the fee for all students appearing from the school via Demand Draft (DD).

Registration Link: Click here to fill NSTSE registration form 2022. 

Here's the step by step process to register for NSTSE exam 2022:

  • Visit the official website- www.unifiedcouncil.com
  • Now, read all the details and choose the option for which a candidate needs to register.
  • Click on the respective link of registration.
  • Now fill the details correctly and submit the details.
  • After registration, pay the requisite fee online.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC PWD Online Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 300
General, ST, OBC, SC PWD Offline Transgender, Female, Male ₹ 150




NSTSE 2022 Eligibility Criteria

  • As per NSTSE eligibility criteria, students studying classes II to X are eligible to apply for the exam.
  • Students of class XI and XII (either PCB or PCM) can appear for NSTSE 2022 exam. However, there is no exam for PCMB group of 10+2.


NSTSE 2022 Syllabus





Critical thinking

General science

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2nd December 2022

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Official Website : http://www.unifiedcouncil.com/what_is_nstse.aspx