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National Standard Examination in Astronomy (NSEA)

NSEA is the first of the five stages of Astronomy Olympiad program. NSEA is jointly conducted by two very prestigious bodies namely IAPT or Indian Association of Physics Teachers and HBCSE or Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education
• Syllabus and subjects: The subject or exam content is focussed on Science and content is more aligned to CBSE prescribed curriculum
• Medium of examination: English
• Conducting body: Jointly conducted by IAPT or Indian Association of Physics Teachers and HBCSE or Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education
• How to apply: Forms are available in schools and must be filled in the prescribed format and submitted back through schools. You can also download the form from the website
• Exam date: Usually, last week of November every year.
• Eligibility: All Indian students of Class-9-12 in recognized schools are eligible to apply
• Website: IAPT and HBCSE