10 Precise Tips to Prepare for NTSE 2022 in One Month
National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is a national level scholarship exam conducted by National Council of Education Research and Training (NCERT). NTSE is conducted in two stages where the Stage 1 exam is conducted at the state level by state authorities and the stage 2 exam is conducted at the national level by other states and union territories. The exam is conducted to identify and recognize the intellectual student and help them get a scholarship.
Students who have already applied for NTSE 2022 stage 1 exam now need to start their preparation as well. Though most of the students continue their preparation along with the school, some students completely focus on preparation by starting it a month before the exam. Since there is only one month left for the exam, you should start preparation without wasting time. If you are also looking for NTSE preparation tips in one month, continue reading this blog.
- Understand the syllabus
- NTSE 2022 Syllabus
- Check NTSE 2022 Exam Pattern
- Understand your strengths and weaknesses
- Right study materials
- Join mock tests
- Revise regularly
- Get answers to your doubts
- Solve previous years papers
- Books for NTSE 2022 preparation
1. Understand the syllabus Properly
From making an effective study plan it is quite necessary to understand the syllabus of NTSE, because knowledge of NTSE syllabus and exam pattern helps at each stage. You should check the exam syllabus before making your timetable, study plan & strategy. Understanding the syllabus gives you a broad idea about the exam and its different features like topics, relation with what type of question asked, weightage of question from each section of subjects and many others things.
2. NTSE 2022 Syllabus
NTSE 2022 syllabus will be from 10th curriculum of NCERT. Students can cover most of the syllabus by going through the NCERT books and for topics, they find difficult to understand they can take help of online learning resources of the RANKUP like study materials, topper’s notes, previous year question paper etc.
NTSE question papers basically cover topics from Mathematics, Science, Social Science, English, General Knowledge, and Mental Ability syllabus.
3. Check NTSE 2022 Exam Pattern
Exam pattern helps to understand the trend of NTSE that is transforming from years. NTSE is a state-level exam that is divided into two sections, the Mental Ability Test (MAT) and Scholastic Ability Test (SAT). Conducted in the offline mode, the paper has Objective type multiple-choice questions (MCQs). Every correct answer carries one mark. Students from general category need to score 40% marks to qualify the test while students from reserved categories need to secure only 32% marks.
4. Understand your strengths and weaknesses
Having knowledge of your strengths and weaknesses helps you focus on the right things. If you are aware of your weaknesses, you can look for the solutions. Understanding your own capacity, capability, positive points, negatives points, strengths & weakness helps to prepare in a good way. It helps to deliver the best from the students.
5. Right Study materials
Always prepare from the right study materials that is most suitable & precise for NTSE. It is very necessary to focus on quality notes rather than the quantity of notes. RANKUP provides you the amazing range of study materials which helps you to achieve your ultimate goal that is clearing the NTSE. Rankup study materials are effective because they contains the quality contents which are prepare by the best mentors, teacher & topper’s personal notes. Ours notes contains the broad idea of topics, compared with facts & figures, and conclusion.
6. Join mock tests
Giving many mock tests, practice tests and previous year papers as you can is one of the best ways to not just check your progress but also to check your level among other students. With online practice tests by RANK UP that include mock tests, previous year papers etc., you can get ready for the real-time examination environment that will help you stay confident and give your best.
It will also help you analyze your performance and look for the improvement techniques to score high in the final exam.
7. Revise regularly
Revision is the key to success. As you already have just one month for NTSE 2022 preparation, you cannot think of saving last one week for revision. It is better, you keep revising your syllabus regularly and keep solving sample papers to check how much you know. Revision is an important part of any method of planning. Students can easily forget important facts without revision. It is also advised that the previously studied syllabus be revised before moving to a new section. This will help you to stay current with the important topics and to stop the last-minute problems.
8. Get answers to your doubts
If you are preparing it’s very common that one can get doubts and it is very necessary to clear all the doubts before entering into the examination hall . So, whether you are taking coaching for NTSE or not, make sure you clear your doubts. If you have opted for self-study, you can ask your doubt on RANKUP help desk, here experienced mentors, teachers are always available to clear your doubts.
9. Solve previous years papers
Solving the previous year paper will help you understand the exam pattern and the type of questions asked. Based on this, you can develop your techniques and strategies to attempt maximum questions in the limited time provided to complete the test. This technique is one of the best tools for preparing in smart & productive way. RANKUP provides you the pdf of all the previous year question which helps to enrich your knowledge and also provide the broad idea of the examination.
10. Books for NTSE 2020 preparation
In addition to NCERT books of class IX, X, XI, and XII, you can also refer below-given books. However, this is not important, if you think that you have already covered the syllabus and can perform well in the exam.
- Study Package for NTSE (MAT + SAT) Class X (English) by ARIHANT EXPERTS
- Practice Papers NTSE X (English) by TMH Books
- The Pearson Guide to NTSE Class 10 (English) by Saurabh Priyadarshini and Navi C. Joshi
- NTSE Explorer: MAT + SAT + New English Language Test for class 10th (English) by Sonia Lal