Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam – All You Need to Know

Are you studying in class 8, 9 or 10? Are you a medical or an engineering aspirant? Do you wish to enrol yourself in a leadingcoaching institute for preparation?

Well, if the answer to all these questions is yes, you are at the right place. In this article, you can findallthat youneed to knowabout one of India’s most sought-after scholarship exams—ANTHE. Conducted by renowned Aakash Institute, ANTHE stands for Aakash National Talent Hunt Exam.

Since its beginning, lakhs of students have appeared in the exams,and the achievers among them have gained a lot from their success.

Students studying in class VIII, IX, and X can apply for this talent hunt exam and get a chance to win free coaching to prepare for medical and engineering entrance exams in India. Here is all that you require to know about the exam. Take a look!


It is quite straightforward. If you are studying in class VIII, IX, orX, you are eligible to apply for this scholarship exam.


For Class VIII

Physics Chemistry Biology Mathematics Mental Ability
Force and Pressure,



Chemical Effects of Electric Current

Synthetic Fibres and Plastics,

Materials: Metals and Non-Metals

Crop Production and Management,

Microorganisms: Friend and Foe, Conservation of Plants and Animals,

Cell-Structure and Functions

Rational Numbers,

Linear Equations in One Variable, Quadrilaterals, Data Handling, Squares and Square Roots, Cube and Cube Roots, Comparing Quantities

Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning, Number and Alphabets Test, Series, Classification, Analogy, Direction Test, Coding and Decoding, Problems Based on Figures

 For Class IX

Physics Chemistry Biology Mathematics Mental Ability

Force and Laws of Motion,

Gravitation(Excluding Floatation)

Materials in Our Surroundings,

Is Matter Around Us Pure?

The Fundamental Unit of Life,


Diversity in Living Organisms(Excluding Kingdom Animalia)

Number System,


Lines and Angles, Triangles, Linear Equation in Two Variables

General Logical Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning,

Figure Matrix, Problems Based on Figures

 For Class X

Physics Chemistry Biology Mathematics Mental Ability
Class IX: Gravitation (Floatation only),

Work and Energy,



Class X: Light- Reflection and Refraction,

Human Eye and ColourfulWorld, Electricity

Class IX:Atoms and Molecules, Structure of the Atom


Class X:Chemical Reactions and Equations, Acids, Bases and Salts,

Metals and Non-Metals

Class X:Life Processes- Nutrition, Respiration, Transportation, Excretion;

How do Organisms Reproduce?

Class IX & X:




Class IX:

Number Systems, Mensuration, Quadrilaterals


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

Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning – Series, Analogy, Classification, Coding and Decoding, General Logical and Analytical Reasoning, Problems based on Figures,

Data Interpretation

 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern remains the same for all the classes. Read below to know it all:

  • There are total 90 MCQ questions
  • Division of the questions will be:
Physics Chemistry Biology Mathematics


Mental Ability
15 Questions


15 Questions


15 Questions


25 Questions


20 Questions


  • The question paper will be of 360 marks
  • The exam duration will be 2 hours
  • No negative markingeven if the answer is wrong

Scholarship Benefits

Here are some of the benefits that will be felicitated to the students as per the ranks they secure in ANTHE:

  • Students who securea rank from 01-50 will get a 100% waiver on both tuition fee and admission fee. Not just this, their registration fee will also be free
  • Top 150 ranking students will also be awarded attractive cash prizes
  • The scholarship is for both classroom program as well as digital learning programoffered by Aakash Institute

The scholarship will further be given to students as per their ranks. To get detailed information about it, you can visit the website or get the brochure at Aakash Institute.

Important Details

Now that you know a lot about the syllabus, scholarship criteria and the eligibility, it’s time to check the important dates and details:

Examination Fee:Rs. 300/- (Including GST)

Date of Exam: 28th October 2018

Timing: 10:30 am – 12:30 pm (Offline mode)

CBT     : 10:30 am – 12:30pm

:  02:30 am – 04:30 pm

Date of Result Declaration: 5th November 2018 (Class X)

:10th November 2018 (Class VIII & Class IX)

Done reading? Well, then hurry up and apply soon. This is no less than an excellent opportunity that can take you close to your dream while minimizing financial burden. In case you wish to know more, you can always visit the official website and get the info that you need. All the best!