Junior Science Talent Search Examination (JSTSE)

Junior Science Talent Search Examination (JSTSE) is conducted by Science Branch of Dte. Of Education, Delhi every year usually in the month of January for the students of recognized schools of Delhi. Eligibility: – Any student of recognized school in Delhi studying in Class IX in Govt./Govt. Aided/Public/KV/Navodaya/NDMC and must have secured 65% marks in class VIII. Examination fee: – No examination fee is charged from students for appearing in this exam. Type of Examination: – The examination consists of two papers.

I. General Knowledge

No. of Que. : 50

Marks: 50

Time Allotted: 50 min.

The GK paper includes social science, Basic Sciences & current Affairs – total 50 questions. 31 questions from SST (History 15, Civics 7, Geography 8, Economy 1). 16 questions from Basic sciences (Physics 4, chemistry 8, Biology 4), and 3 questions from current Affairs.

II . General Science and Mathematics

No. of Que. : 150

Marks: 150

Time Allotted: 150 min.

Total- 150 Questions (40 Physics, 40 chemistry, 40 Biology & 30 Mathematics and Mental Ability).


The first round result comes out usually in mid April and are uploaded at the Directorate of Education website (edudel.nic.in). For the second level you have to give an interview held usually in July.