Kerala NMMS Application Form 2023 : National Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship Examination (NMMSE) is conducted by the Kerala Government aiming to provide financial support to students of class 8. NMMS 2023-24 Examination will be conducted on the month of December 2023. Further details has been mentioned in this article, keep reading this article to explore more.
NMMS Kerala Exam 2023-24
The National Means-Cum-Merit Scholarship Scheme is a Central government-sponsored scheme. This is aiming at providing financial assistance to meritorious students belonging to economically weaker sections to arrest their drop out at class 8 and encourage them to continue studies at the secondary stage.
The scholarship amount of Rs. 12000/- per annum is provided so that they could continue their secondary education in Government or Aided schools under Government of Kerala other than special or residential schools.
Kerala NMMS Application Form 2023
This year the examination will be conducted in the month of December 2023. The online registration will be starting from October 20th 2023 and ends of November 3rd 2023. All the students those who meet the eligibility criteria can apply for the examination through the official portal.
Students those who wish to apply for the scholarship examination must meet the eligibility criteria mentioned by the officials, the same has been listed below
- Students whose parental income from all sources is not more than Rs. 3,50,000/- per annum
- The student should be studying as regular student in a government or aided school under Government of Kerala. The students studying in residential schools or other adopted schools under state government are ineligible
- Applicant should have passed in 7th standard during 2022-2023 with 55% marks(For SC/ST, marks should be 50%).
How to Apply for Kerala NMMSE 2023 ?
Students those who meet the eligibility criteria can apply for the examination through the official website – www.nmmse.kerala.gov.in. Students can follow the steps mentioned below to apply for the examination
Step 1. Visit the official website
Step 2.Navigate to the notifications page
Step 3.Click on the Link “NMMS Application Form 2023”
Step 4.Fill the application form with all necessary details
Step 5.Re check the application form and click on submit button
Step 6.The Application form will be displayed on the screen
Step 7.Download and take a print out of the same for future references
NMMSE Kerala Exam Pattern
The State Level Examination consists of the following two tests, (i) Mental Ability Test (MAT) and (ii) Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT). The students must pass NMMSS Examination with an aggregate of Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) and Mental Ability Test (MAT) to be taken together at minimum of 40% (32% for SC/ST students).