Himachal Pradesh NMMS Exam 2020 - All About HP NMMS
Himachal Pradesh conducts the National Means Cum Merit Scholarship Scheme (NMMS) exam every year. The Himachal Pradesh NMMS Exam is conducted by Himachal's SCERT. This exam is conducted for economically weaker students. Through this examination, selected students are awarded scholarships every year for studying from class 9th to class 12th. Let the students know that this is the first stage examination of HP NMMS which is conducted at the state level.
Candidates who qualify in this examination will have to take the national level (second stage) examination. After that, the candidates who will be successful in this will be awarded scholarships by the government. For the information related to the application form, admit card, exam pattern, answer key, result, etc. of Himachal Pradesh NMMS 2020-2021, this post can be read in full.
HP NMMS 2020-2021
Under the Himachal Pradesh National Means Cum Merit Scholarship, every student is given Rs 500 per month. The scholarship is given to the selected students for 4 years i.e. from class 9th to class 12th. In the year 2018-19, about 967 students from Himachal Pradesh were given scholarships. This scholarship is awarded by MHRD, New Delhi. Some important dates associated with Himachal Pradesh NMMS 2020-2021 can be seen from the table below.
HP NMMS Application Form Start Date
Will Be Announced
The last date of application
Will Be Declared
The first stage exam date (state level)
Will Be Announced
HP NMMS Exam results
Will Be Declared
The second stage exam date (national level)
Will Be Announced
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Eligibility Criteria
It is compulsory for a student to be 55% in 7th grade.
The student should be a student of class 8th.
SC, ST, and differently-abled students are given a discount of 5%.
The income of the mother-father should not exceed 1.50 lakh.
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Application Form
The application process for Himachal Pradesh NMMS will be started. Candidates can get the application form by visiting the official website of State Council of Education Research and Training, Himachal Pradesh, himachalservices.nic.in, or from the office of District Deputy Director Education Officer or SCERT Solan. After downloading the application form, it will be filled with complete information and the students will have to send it to the address of Principal, State Council of Educational Research and Training, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, PIN - 173211 by the due date.
Let the students know that the application forms will be filled through the school and the HP NMMS Application Form will have to be submitted along with complete information and all necessary documents. If any information is incomplete, the application will be canceled.
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Admit Card
The admit card of the Himachal Pradesh NMMS exam is attached to the application form. Admit card is given after deciding the roll number of the applying students. HP NMMS Admit card is required to be taken along with you at the time of examination. You are not allowed to appear in the exam if you do not have the admit card.
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Exam Pattern
The NMMS examination is conducted through written means.
The written test consists of questions from the Mental Ability Test (MAT) and the Scholarship Aptitude Test (SAT).
In the Scholarship Aptitude Test (SAT), questions are asked from both the Language Comprehensive and Aptitude Test.
A total of 100 - 100 marks questions are asked from both the sections.
The total number of questions in the Mental Ability Test (SAT) is 100.
A total of 100 questions are asked in the Scholarship Aptitude Test (SAT).
Each question consists of 1.
The NMMS exam is conducted through both Hindi and English medium.
Students are given 120 - 120 minutes for both the parts exams.
This exam takes place on the OMR sheet.
Negative marking is not done in this examination.
Students' marks are not deducted if the answer is incorrect.
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Selection Procedure
Students are selected on the basis of written examination.
Students of the general category are required to obtain a minimum of 40 percent marks to pass.
SC, OBC, and differently-abled candidates are required to get a minimum of 32 percent marks for passing.
Scholarships are awarded only to students scoring a minimum of 55 percent marks or more in class 8th.
SC, ST, and PwD candidates are given a 5 percent discount.
SC, ST, and PwD candidates are required to get a minimum of 50 percent marks in the 8th for a scholarship.
HP NMMS 2020-2021 Answer
An answer key is released for the NMMS Himachal Pradesh exam. The answer test is released sometime after the end. Through the answer key, students can estimate their marks before the result is released. The HP NMMS Answer Key released on the official website.
Himachal Pradesh NMMS 2020-2021 Result
The result of the students appearing in the written examination of Himachal Pradesh NMMS 2020-2021 will be declared. The result is released on the official website. The result is released in PDF format. The NMMS result district wise is issued. Apart from the official website, if you wish, you can also check your result through the link given in this page. Results can be seen only through an online medium. The HP NMMS Results are not sent to any student through e-mail or any other means.