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NINE STUDENTS OF CFAL SELECTED IN NTSE (National Talent Search Examination) 2018-19 (State Level)

Nine students studying at Centre for Advanced Learning (CFAL) Mangalore qualify for the final stage of the prestigious NTS examination.

Demonstrating exemplary scholastic brilliance, nine students from the Centre For Advanced Learning (CFAL), Mangalore have qualified for the finals of the prestigious National Talent Search Examination (NTSE). They will appear in the second stage of NTSE, to be conducted by NCERT in the month of June 2019.

This year, about 1,05,558 students from Karnataka appeared in the exam. which was held in November 2018. However only 395 students  (0.37%) got through the first stage and made it to the final exams.  A total of only  2000 students from across India go on to be NTSE scholars, making the exam harder to crack than NEET or JEE Advanced.

It is noteworthy to mention that most of the students from Dakshina Kannada & Udupi who have cleared the first and final stage of the exams in the last decade have been CFAL students. The exemplary training by CFAL has now made it the most preferred choice for NTSE scholarship aspirants.

About NTSE: National Talent Search Examination (NTSE) is one of the most prestigious national level scholarship programs conducted by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) for Std. 10 students. The exam is held in two stages: Stage 1 (State/UT level) and Stage 2 (National level). The exam was introduced in 1963, with the objective of acknowledging intelligent students and nurturing their talent at a very young age. NTSE scholarship scheme provides financial assistance to meritorious students in the form of monthly scholarship. Students who are awarded the scholarship receive financial assistance up to Ph. D level in Social Sciences, Basic Sciences and Commerce. In addition to providing scholarships, a rewarding performance in NTSE is a valuable addition to the credentials of a child.

NTSE examinations test analytical and logical skills. A good understanding of the subject is needed and rote learning or memorization will not yield results.


CFAL – Learning from the Masters

Centre for advanced learning (CFAL) is a synonym for excellence in Mangalore. CFAL adopts unconventional, interesting methods to make Math & Science fun to learn. Besides, it helps students with exceptional training to qualify in competitive and other scholarship examinations.

CFAL aims to promote a passion for Math and Science learning among students and has the best results in Mangalore in all STEM related examinations including JEE, NTSE, KYPY, Olympiads etc. The outstanding results of our students proves that given the right learning environment, children from the region can outperform their peers from the Tier 1 cities. While rote-learning and learning for the sake of marks characterizes many institutions in the region, passion for the subject is what CFAL aims to attain. The outcome is deep understanding of the subject and excellence in math and science. The vision at CFAL is to inculcate interest in basic sciences and to encourage research and innovation in the field of Math and Science.


Training Centre: Centre for Advanced Learning (CFAL) Location: Bejai-Kapikad Road, Mangalore


Website: Phone: 9845737120, 9740939374 or 9901115108