National Standard Examination in Astronomy (NSEA) – Exam Dates, Syllabus, Eligibility, Application Process, and Tips & Tricks to Prepare

National Standard Examination in Astronomy (NSEA) is conducted by Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT). NSEA exam is generally scheduled in November every year at thousands of test centers across the country. NSEA aims at finding aspiring and talented students for the Astronomy Olympiad Program. The dates for NSEA 2019 have been already announced. It is in the fourth week of November this year. Students who have a propensity for Astronomy and are interested in appearing can apply for the same and start preparation with dedication. The results are declared in the last week of December. The complete information is mentioned in the following sections.

NSEA 2019 Exam Dates

Events Important Dates
Registration of Centres August 2019
Enrolment of Candidates 1st week of August to mid September 2019
Last date of payment of the fee by the center in-charge through SBI collect only 3rd week of September 2019
Date of Examination 4th week of November 2019
Exam Timing 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Publication of Result Last week of December 2019
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NSEA Eligibility

The students should ensure that they are fulfilling each criterion to be eligible for NSEA examination. In case the student is found out ineligible at any stage, he or she will be immediately expelled from examination.

The eligibility criteria are as follows-