Level 1

The Online test for NSC will be made available from 1st Sep 2018 to 15th Nov 2018. You can give the test from any location, at any time. All you need to do is


  1. Register at www.nsc2018.com and then login using your username & password.
  2. If you have taken the NSC test in previous years please use the same username/ password to login. In case you have forgotten your password you can reset it using the 'Forgot Password' link
  3. You will need to complete your profile before you can enroll for Level I. There is a nominal fee of Rs 150 to enroll for this level. Click here for payment details.
  4. To practice for the main test you can use the 'Mock Practice Test' link. This will give you a feel of how the actual test will look like.
  5. To give the Actual test you need to press the 'Take Test' button. This will be visible to you after you enroll.
  6. You can give the test only ONCE so make sure you are prepared for it.
  7. The test can also be given on a Tablet or Phone using our Android application. The application can be downloaded from Google Play Store.
  8. The test can be taken at any location at any time between 1st Sep 2018 and midnight of 15th Nov 2018.
  9. Results of Level 1 will be announced on 25th Nov 2018. The results will be available online at nsc2018.com. An SMS will be sent to your registered mobile number.



About the Level 1 Test

  • 40 Questions of MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions) Type.
  • 45 Minutes time to complete the test.
  • Negative Marking of 0.25 for every incorrect answer.
  • Every question is timed according to its difficulty level. You will automatically move to the next question after that time, even if you have not attempted it. You will NOT have an option to go back to any question.
  • There will be two clocks, one for the question time and one for the total test time.
  • You can choose to 'Finish' the test at any time within those 45 mins.
  • In the case of a power outage or a device shutdown, you will be able to resume the test from the last attempted question with the remaining time. Resumption of the test can only be done twice.
  • After you finish the test, your dashboard will display the message "Result Awaited" which means that your test has been submitted successfully.
  • Results will be announced on 25th Nov 2018.

Level 2

Welcome to Level 2 of NSC. Level one is a stepping stone to the world of experiential learning. Level II is where actual fun begins.


Level 2 is about creating a project of your choice and submitting it for the competition. This project can be on any of the topics which have been published on the NSC Site. You can also suggest your own topic, which needs to be approved by the panel. This project can either be a research based project which would be submitted as a presentation/document with videos (if required) OR a working model which again would require a video explaining it. You can also write a document as a report along with the video. We accept only files which are uploaded on the NSC Site, files sent by mail or CD/DVD will not be entertained. You can take support of your school science teachers or your parents.

Step A. Enroll for Level 2
Step B. Select the project from the list
Step C. Create the project
Step D. Submit the project
Step E. Wait for the result and merit list


Step A - Enrolling for Level 2

To enroll for Level 2, you need to pay Rs 250 through any of the modes below. You can pay online or you can choose to pay through the conventional method (Draft or Cheque)

Pay Online, Cash or NEFT or deposit directly in our Bank. Click here for payment details.

This is mandatory for enrollment into Level 2. The last date for enrolling for Level 2 is April 7, 2019.


Step B - Selecting a Project topic

The list of Projects will be published after results of Level I. There will be mix of research based projects as well as models. We encourage you to choose carefully keeping in mind your interest. In case you need help in choosing or need a particular topic explained, please don't hesitate to call our helpline... 7290002250. We would be happy to guide and help you out.

Download Project Topics List.

Step C - Create the Project

The Creation of the project has to be done by you. You can create this project by taking help from your teacher or NSC Team. We encourage you to think out of the box and create something new. Use of renewable/reusable resources is encouraged. We do not want you to spend too much on the project. We have Subject matter experts who would be happy to assist you in your project. Feel free to call us at 7290002250 for any guidance or help.


Step D - Submit the Project

The Project needs to be submitted by the April 7, 2019. You will have to create either a presentation or a video and upload it. To upload the file, you need to log into your account at www.nsc2018.com. You will find the upload option on Dashboard. You can upload multiple files and also write a cover letter or description of the project and why you chose it. This will help the panellist in knowing your line of thinking. Maximum File Size: 250 MB


Step E - Results

Result of Level II along with Merit list will be announced on April 20th 2019. The Winners of Level II will be part of our Summer Science Camp to be held in May/June. The Summer Science Camp is a unique opportunity for the students to experience science in the outdoors.