ERDA Talent Search Exam (ETSE)

ERDA conducts the Talent Search Examination to recognize and motivate outstanding Indian students.

The examination covers a range of subjects within the faculties of Science and Technology, Commerce and Management, Humanities, and Social Sciences. It caters to students from the 7th grade to the post-graduate level, spanning both national and regional levels. Recognizing and encouraging excellence, ERDA awards certificates, trophies, and cash rewards to the first, second, and third rank holders in each exam category. Additionally, 10 consolation prizes are granted to meritorious students, and participation certificates are issued to all participants. The specific prizes for each exam category are detailed in the following table.

Category of prizes
Prizes include

First Prize

Certificate, Trophy and Cash Reward of INR 6,000

Second Prize

Certificate, Trophy and Cash Reward of INR 4,000

Third Prize

Certificate, Trophy and Cash Reward of INR 3,000

Consolation Prizes

Certificate and Gift hamper of worth amount INR 500 for 4th to 14th rankers

Rest participants

Participation certificate