NEST 2019: NEST (National Entrance Screening Test) is a compulsory test for admission in National Institute of Science Education and Research Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai – Department of atomic energy center for excellence in basic sciences, Mumbai.
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NEST 2019 Important Dates
NEST exam is conducted by NISER on 1st June 2019 in 90 cities in India. In our article below you will get all the details regarding NEST 2019 Application Form, exam dates, syllabus, how to apply for exam etc.. All the important dates related to NEST are mention below.
|Portal opening date||3rd January 2019|
|NEST Application Form start date||7th January 2019|
|NEST 2019 Application Form last date||11th March 2019|
|NEST Exam date||1st June 2019|
|Session 1 (Timing)||09:00 AM to 12:30 PM|
|Session 2 (Timing)||02:30 PM to 06:00 PM|
|The result of NEST 2019 declaration date||17 June 2019|
NEST Eligibility Criteria
For NEST 2019 examination candidates should follow the below mention criteria
- Age limit: To be eligible for exam candidate’s DOB have to be on or after 1st August 1999. For SC/ST/PWD category there is a relaxation of 5 years.
- Education: Candidates must have passed class 12 in 2017, 2018 or in 2019. Candidates must have 60% marks in aggregate. For SC/ST/PWD 55% is required.
- Nest Exam: For the admission, the candidate must get a position in the merit list of NEST.
NEST 2019 Application Form
NEST 2019 Application Form is released on the official website. After completion of the 12th class, students can appear in this exam for admission in 5 years integrated M.Sc. Program in basic sciences-Biology, chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics. The application form of NEST will be available in online mode only. The NEST exam will be also conducted through the online mode.
How to Apply Online: Check Here
NEST 2019 Application Fee
NEST 2019 application form fee can be paid through net banking, credit card, and debit card. Fee for all categories is mention below.
|Male (General / OBC)||Rs. 1200|
|Male (SC/ST)||Rs. 600|
|All female candidates||Rs. 600|
NEST exam will be conducted online (Computer-based test), it will be held in two sessions and the time duration is 3 hours and 30 minutes. Paper will be divided into five sessions that are General Section, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and physics, and the question will be of multiple choice questions (MCQ type) in an examination paper.
Question distribution for each session is mention below
|Section||Subject (Session Name)||Number of Question||Total Marks|
Marking Scheme: In NEST exam negative marking is there for an incorrect answer. Below in table, we mention marking scheme subject wise.
|Session Name||Marks for Correct Answer||Negative Marking||Marks detection for an incorrect answer|
NEST 2019 Exam syllabus
For NEST exam syllabus candidates can download the PDF file of a syllabus, which will be available below. Till then here, we are putting NEST Syllabus for General Section.
- For general section, no prescribed syllabus is there.
- In this section, the question will be from mathematics, chemistry, biology, computer science, astronomy, and the environment.
- All questions will be up to 10th class standard syllabus.
For other section (Mathematics, Biology, chemistry, biology, and physics) syllabus click here.
NEST Previous Year Papers
|Year||Papers and Answer Keys|
|2017||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2016||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2015||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2014||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2013||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2012||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
|2011||Download Paper||Answer Sheet|
NEST 2019 Admit Card
Admit card will be released by examination authority on the official website. It will be not sent by email or post. NEST examination card will contain all the personal details of candidates and details of the examination center. Students must take admit card and one valid identity proof to the exam center. We advise students to reach 30 minutes before the exam to the examination center.
NEST 2019 Result
The result of the NEST examination will be issued on the official website. Students who will secure a position in merit list only they will be eligible for further admission procedure based on their rank.
Check your Result Here: NEST Result 2019
Merit List as well as name of qualifing candidates will be announced via notification on the official website. After it Candidates will be called for further Admission procedure. After completing all, Candidate will get admission.
Guys! All the information regarding NEST 2019 examination is given in the above article. If you have any query then comment us below comment box.
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