Advt. No. NEC/MSD/2010/13
To promote merit among students, MERIT SEARCH EXAM, is being conducted since last twelve years, through which
selected students are awarded with Merit Certificates, Educational Kit & Scholarships.
Applications are invited for MERIT SEARCH EXAMINATION 2010. Students of any Govt. or Private School/College studying
between Class (Std.) 5 th to 10+2 may apply. SELECTION on the basis of written test.
THE AWARDS : All Qualified Students get Merit Certificate & Educational Kit (Career Guide Books, Instrument, Stationary &
etc.) while toppers additionally get Scholarship for one year further study.
MINIMUM GROUP A GROUP B GROUP C
M A R K S R E Q U I R E D Std. 5 th 6 th 7 th 8 th & 9 th 10 th & 10+2
1 90% & above Rs. 8,000 Rs. 12,000 Rs. 16,000
2 80% to 89% Rs. 4,000 Rs. 6,000 Rs. 8,000
3 70% to 79% Rs. 2,000 Rs. 3,000 Rs. 4,000
EXAMINATION CENTRES : In different District Towns of Bihar, Jharkhand & Uttar Pradesh
MEDIUM OF EXAMINATION : English / Hindi
DATE OF EXAMINATION : 23rd MAY 2010 QUALIFYING MARKS : 70%
EXAMINATION : There are 4 sections in a composite paper carrying 25 marks each (1) General Knowledge
(2) General Science (3) Mathematics (4) Literature : Hindi/English (Optional). Questions are Objective type,
except literature which are Subjective & Qualifying.
EXAMINATION FEE : Rs. 150/=
PROSPECTUS : Rs. 30/- (Containing details Rules & Regulations of the Exam).
OLD QUESTIONS : May be obtained for last 10 years on payment of Rs. 10/- per year, per class/std.
POSTAL CHARGE : Rs. 20/- To be added with Payment to get Prospectus & / Old Question/s by Post.
PAYMENT : Any payment should be made as Cash (at Office Counter, only) Bank Draft / M. O. drawn in favour of
The Secretary, National Educational Council, Payable at Patna.
ENCLOSURES : 1. Two self Addressed & stamped Rs. 5/- Envelop of 11 x 22cm. 2. One self-addressed postcard (if
submitted through post) 3. One passport size photograph (pasted on application) & 4. Payment
SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORM : Personally/Post
To, THE SECRETARY, NATIONAL EDUCATIONAL COUNCIL, MSD
3 rd Floor, Jagdamba Tower, Sahdeo Mahto Marg (Boring Road) Patna - 800 001.
IMPORTANT RULES :
i. Result is announced after 90 days of Exam. on web-site & all participants are intimated by post.
ii. Provision to get Photocopy of Answer-sheet after Result.
iii. Students getting Scholarship for 2 consecutive years automatically get it in the 3rd year.
iv. Dependents of any Employee/Member of the Council need not to apply.
v. Payment of Scholarship only through Cheque/Bank Draft/M.O.
SUBMISSION OF DULY FILLED-UP APPLICATION : UPTO 31st Jan. 2010
PATNA, RANCHI, LUCKNOW, AURANGABAD, ALLAHABAD, BALIA, BUXAR, BEGUSARAI, BHAGALPUR, BOKARO, CHAPRA,
DARBHANGA, DEOGHAR, DHANBAD, GAYA, GORAKHPUR, JAMSHEDPUR, KAHALGAON, KAIMUR, KHAGARIA, MADHEPURA,
M OT I H A R I , M U Z A F FA R P U R , M U N G E R , N A L A N DA , N AWA DA , P U R N E A , S A M A S T I P U R , S I TA M A R H I , S I WA N , S U PAU L , V A R A N A S I