Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam – Your Ladder to Success

Every year in India, thousands of students appear for JEE and NEET with an aim to become engineer or doctor. With the increasing number of aspirants, the competition is also on a rise. Medical and engineering aspirants are always on a lookout for some additional opportunities for growth. One such opportunity is Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam (ANTHE), which is an annual scholarship examination conducted by Aakash Institute. This examination is the best first step in the journey to fulfil the dream of a successful engineering or medical profession.

Conducted for the students of class 8th, 9th and 10th, the scholarship exam takes place at various centres spread across India. It’s one of those scholarships exams for class 10 which offers students up to 100% scholarship. The scholarship is awarded purely based on the marks obtained by candidates.

Here is all the important information about the Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam.

ANTHE ELIGIBILITY

Eligibility Students studying in Class 8th, 9th and 10th
Examination Fee INR 300 (Including GST)
Examination Date October 28th, 2018 (Sunday)
Examination Timing Offline Mode: 10:30 A.M to 12:30 P.M

CBT: 10:30 AM TO 12:30 PM

From 02:30 PM to 04:30 PM

Last Day to Enroll Without late fee: 20th October

With late fee: 22nd October

Result Declaration Date Class X: 10th November

Class VIII and IX: 13th November

Students can register for Aakash ANTHE’18 at www.aakash.ac.in/anthe/. The roll number and admit card is also available on the website.

ANTHE SCHOLARSHIP & CASH REWARDS

Scholarship Criteria for Class VIII & IX Studying Students

 

Category Rank Tuition Fee Admission Fee Registration Fee Technology & Examination Fee
A 01-50 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver
B 51-150 100% Waiver 100% Waiver Chargeable 100% Waiver
C 151-300 90% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable 100% Waiver
D 301 – 800 85% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable Chargeable

The scholarship details for candidates obtaining rank above 800 is available on the official ANTHE website www.aakash.ac.in/anthe

Scholarship Criteria for Class X Studying Students

Medical Aspirants

Category Rank Tuition Fee Admission Fee Registration Fee Technology & Examination Fee
A 01-50 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver
B 51-250 100% Waiver 100% Waiver Chargeable 100% Waiver
C 251-500 100% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable 100% Waiver
D 501 – 1000 90% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable Chargeable

Engineering Aspirants

Category Rank Tuition Fee Admission Fee Registration Fee Technology & Examination Fee
A 01-50 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver 100% Waiver
B 51-250 100% Waiver 100% Waiver Chargeable 100% Waiver
C 251-500 100% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable 100% Waiver
D 501 – 1000 100% Waiver Chargeable Chargeable Chargeable

The scholarship details for candidates obtaining rank above 1000 is available on the official ANTHE website www.aakash.ac.in/anthe

Cash Scholarship Awards

To motivate candidates, first 150 rank holders in each class will also be eligible for Cash Scholarship Awards. Here are the details for the cash scholarship rewards.

Cash Scholarship Awards for class VIII & IX studying students

Rank No. of Students Classroom Program Classroom/Digital course
1 1 1,00,000/- 50,000/-
2 1 75,000/- 40,000/-
3 1 50,000/- 30,000/-
4 to 10 7 40,000/- 25,000/-
11 to 50 40 30,000/- 15,000/-
51 to 100 50 20,000 10,000
101 to 150 50 10,000 5,000

Cash Scholarship Awards for class X studying students

Medical Aspirants

Rank No. of Students Classroom Course

(Type-C)

Digital course

(Type-D)

1 1 3,00,000/- 1,00,000/-
2 1 2,00,000/- 75,000/-
3 1 1,00,000/- 50,000/-
4 to 10 7 75,000/- 40,000/-
11 to 50 40 50,000/- 30,000/-
51 to 100 50 40,000 20,000
101 to 150 50 30,000 10,000

Engineering Aspirants

Rank No. of Students Classroom Course

(Type-E)

Digital course

(Type-F)

1 1 3,00,000/- 1,00,000/-
2 1 2,00,000/- 75,000/-
3 1 1,00,000/- 50,000/-
4 to 10 7 75,000/- 40,000/-
11 to 50 40 50,000/- 30,000/-
51 to 100 50 40,000/- 20,000/-
101 to 150 50 30,000/- 10,000/-

From the two programs – classroom and digital, a candidate is only be eligible for a scholarship in one category only.

ANTHE SYLLABUS

Syllabus for Class VIII

Physics: Friction, Force and Pressure, Sound, Chemical Effects of Electric Current

Chemistry: Materials: Metals and Non-Metals, Synthetic Fibres and Plastics

Biology: Microorganisms – Friend and Foe, Cell- Structure and Functions, Crop Production and Management, Conservation of Plants and Animals

Mathematics: Linear Equations in One Variable, Rational Numbers, Quadrilaterals, Data Handling, Cubes and Cube Roots, Comparing Quantities, Squares and Square Roots

Mental Ability: Series, Classification, Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning: Number and Alphabet Test, Analogy, Direction Test, Problems Based on Figures, Coding and Decoding

Syllabus for Class IX

Physics: Motion, Gravitation (Excluding Floatation), Force and Laws of Motion

Chemistry: Is Matter Around Us Pure? Matter in our Surroundings

Biology: Tissues, Diversity in Living Organisms (Excluding Kingdom Animalia), The Fundamental Unit of Life

Mathematics: Linear Equations in Two Variables, Number Systems, Triangles, Lines and Angles, Polynomials

Mental Ability: Figure Matrix, General Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, Problems Based on Figures

Syllabus for Class X

Physics:

Class IX – Sound, Work and Energy, Gravitation (Floatation only)

Class X – Light – Reflection and Refraction, Electricity, Human Eye and Colourful World

Chemistry:

Class IX – Atoms and Molecules, Structure of the Atom

Class X – Acids, Bases and Salts, Chemical Reactions and Equation, Metals and Non-Metals

Biology: How do Organisms Reproduce? Respiration, Transportation, Life Processes- Nutrition, Excretion; Control and Coordination,

Mathematics:

Class IX & X – Polynomials, Triangles

Class IX – Number Systems, Quadrilaterals, Mensuration

Class X – Real Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Pair of Linear Equations in Two Variables, Arithmetic Progressions, Introduction to Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry

Mental Ability: Analogy, Classification, Coding-Decoding, Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning: Series, Problems Based on Figures; Data Interpretation, General Logical & Analytical Reasoning

EXAMINATION PATTERN & WEIGHTAGE

Examination Pattern: For Class VIII, IX & X Studying Students

Total No. of Questions: 90

Question type: MCQ

Duration: 2 hrs

Total Marks: 360

No Negative Marking

Weightage Distribution of the Subjects for Class VIII, IX & X Studying Students

Mental Ability: 20

Mathematics: 25

Science:

Physics:15

Chemistry: 15

Biology: 15

CONCLUSION

Registering for scholarship exams for class 10 is the first major step to climb the ladder to success and achieve a fruitful career. By performing well in the ANTHE exam, students can accomplish their goals independently without having to worry about the finances. This exam is a huge motivating factor which pushes students to achieve their ambitions and make it big in life.