NSEC 2019-20, Exam dates, study material, Eligibility criteria, and NSEC online class

National Standard Examination in Chemistry (NSEC) is conducted in collaboration with the Indian Association of Physics Teachers (IAPT), Association of Chemistry Teachers (ACT) and the Association of Teachers in Biological Sciences (ATBS). The students who appear in the exam are eligible for Indian National Olympiads that are conducted to shortlist students who will represent India at International Science Olympiad. NSEC is conducted at regional levels and students who want to participate need to fulfill the eligibility criteria as mentioned by the exam conducting authority

The National Standard Examination in Biology (NSEC) is being conducted since the year 2000. Every year approx. 20000-60000 students at over 1200 centers participate in the exam.

NSEC Eligibility

  1. Must be an Indian National only
  1. Age must be between 15-20 years
  1. Aspirants should not have completed or studying in class 12th before 30 November as in the year of examination
  1. A candidate must not have taken or been planning to take admission in any University in the following year of the Olympiad
  1. A candidate must not be appearing in NSE Junior Science in the same year of examination