01. INDIRA GANDHI RASHTRIYA URAN AKADEMI For Aviation 3rd week of May www.igrua.gov.in
02. NEST NEST is a compulsory test for admission to the five year Integrated MSc programme in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics, at National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM–DAE CEBS), Mumbai. 1st week of June www.nestexam.in
03. Hotel Management The Institutes affiliated to NCHMCT offer B.Sc. (Hospitality & Hotel Administration) programme jointly with the Indira Gandhi National Open University. The Three-Year (Six Semester) course equips students with all the required skills, knowledge and attitude to efficiently discharge supervisory responsibilities in the Hospitality sector. Last Saturday of April www.nchmjee.nta.nic.in
04. KVPY The Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana (KVPY) is an on-going National Program of Fellowship in Basic Sciences, initiated and funded by the Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, to attract exceptionally highly motivated students for pursuing basic science courses and research career in science. 1st Sunday of November www.kvpy.iisc.ac.in
05. IISER The Government of India has established IISERs at Berhampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Tirupati to integrate and promote interdisciplinary science education and research.    
06. NIFT For Fashion pertaining to Design, Technology and Management. 2nd week of April www.nift.ac.in
07. NID For Design February www.nid.edu
08. UCEED For Design 3rd Sunday of January www.uceed.in
09. NATA For Architecture April and September www.nata.in
10. NDA For Army, Navy and Air Force April and August www.upsc.gov.in
11. Homibhabha Dr. Homi Bhabha Balvaidnyanik Competition is conducted by The Greater Bombay Science Teachers' Association since 1981 to encourage students to take interest in science, to inculcate scientific attitude and to search science talent in students and motivate them towards basic sciences as well as to clear the scientific concepts among them. September www.msta.in
12. NTSE NTSE or National Talent Search Examination conducted by the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT). It is a national level exam, conducted only for 10th standard students .The objective of the exam is to provide scholarships to the exemplary students studying in class 10th. It is a matter of great honour and esteem for students to be known as the nation’s talent. 1st Sunday of November (Stage I), 2nd Sunday of May (Stage II) www.ncert.nic.in/national-talent-examination.php
13. MTSE For VIII, IX and X std October/November www.mtsexam.org
14. IMO The International Mathematical Olympiad is the world championship mathematical competition for high school students. July www.imo-official.org
15. NSO SOF is an Educational Organization popularizing academic competition and assisting development of competitive spirit among school children Nov and December www.sofworld.org