Organisation : Dakshana Foundation
Scholarship Name : NDST 2021 Navodaya Dakshana Selection Test
Applicable For : Student studying in class 10th & class 12th at JNV
Exam Date : April 2021
Website : https://dakshana.org/become-a-scholar/
NAVODAYA DAKSHANA SELECTION TEST (NDST) 2021. The NDST 2021 is scheduled to be held on April 2021. The exact date for the test will be declared here soon. We are awaiting for all schools, across the country, to be reopened.
Related / Similar Scholarship : Dakshana JDST 2021
Selection of scholars for the Dakshana Two-year and One-year JEE/NEET Coaching Scholarship Program will be done through the NDST (Navodaya Dakshana Selection Test) 2021 and JDST (Joint Dakshana Selection Test) 2021, respectively.
Due to the pandemic the NDST 2021 is being postponed from December 2020 to April 2021. We are awaiting the reopening of schools in all states of India. The exact date for the test will be declared here soon.
** Considering COVID19, NDST 2021 will be conducted in online mode.
** Aspirants will take the test on their Android mobile phone (Android version 8note and above) which they will bring to the examination centre.
** NDST 2021 will be of 3-hr duration and divided in four parts – Part 1: Logical Reasoning; Part 2: Mathematics/Biology; Part 3: Physics and Part 4: Chemistry.
** The tests are in Multiple Choice Question format (Single Option Correct type) with 25 questions in each part.
** Each right answer is awarded 3 marks and 1 mark is deducted for each wrong answer.
** No calculators are allowed.
Following documents need to be uploaded while filling up the application form.
1. Passport Size colour photograph*
2. School Identity Card
3. Applicant’s Signature*
4. Caste certificate (in case of OBC, SC and ST) *
5. Disability certificate ( in case of Physically disabled) *
6. Income certificate or salary slip ( parents/guardian)
7. Class 10th Mark sheet * (Only for class 12 Applicants)
8. Family photo (Recent family photo showing all members standing in front of your home). This is not mandatory but would be helpful in processing your application
Logical Reasoning :
Verbal : Number Series, Letter Series, Analogies, Cause & Effect, Verbal Classification, Blood Relations, Logical Sequence of Words, Direction Sense Test, Logical Venn Diagram, Data Sufficiency, Coding Decoding, Assertion and Reason, Analysing Arguments, Logical Problems, Course of Action, Matching Definition, Syllogism, Statement and Assumptions
Non-Verbal : Image Series, Construction of Shapes, Classification, Picture Analogies, Rule Detection
Chemistry : Chemical Reactions and Equations, Acids, bases and salts, Metals and Non-Metals, Carbon and it’s Compounds, Periodic classification of Elements
Biology : Life processes, Control and Coordination, Organism Reproduction, Heredity and Evolution
Physics : Light – Reflection and Refraction, Human Eye and Colourful World, Electricity, Magnetic Effects of Electric Current
Real Numbers, Polynomials, Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables, Quadratic Equations, Arithmetic Progressions, Triangles, Coordinate Geometry, Introduction to Trigonometry, Some Applications of Trigonometry, Circles, Constructions, Areas Related to Circles, Surface Areas and Volumes, Statistics, Probability
If you have any queries, please email to scholarship [AT] dakshana.org. All clarifications related to the JDST will be addressed on the above email address ONLY. Kindly do not call or write to any other Dakshana email address.