The Ministry of Education (MOE), Government of India (GOI) has established National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent autonomous and self-sustained premier examining organization under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 for conducting efficient, transparent and international standards exams in order to assess the competency of candidates for admissions to premier higher educational institutions.
The objectives of NTA, inter-alia, include:
- To conduct efficient, transparent and international standard exams in order to assess the competency of candidates for admission.
- To undertake research on educational, professional and examining system to identify gaps in the knowledge systems and take steps for bridging them.
- To produce and disseminate information and research on education and professional development standards.
The responsibility of NTA is limited to inviting online applications for AISSEE 2022, conduct of the AISSEE 2022, processing and declaration of result and providing the merit list to the SSS.