How to fill NEST Application Form 2019 (Available)- Step by Step Guide Available Here

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NEST 2019 Application Form has been Released 0n 7th January 2019. The NEST 2019 application form can be completed by candidates through the online mode. The NEST is a national screening test conducted to offer admission to the institutions of NISER, Bhubaneswar, and UM-DAE-CEBS, Mumbai.

Admission will be provided as part of an integrated five-year master’s degree in the basic sciences of physics, chemistry, biology, and mathematics. Thanks to this article, the candidate will be able to know the detailed information on how to complete the NEST 2019 application form.

How to fill NEST Application Form 2019 – Application Released

New NEST 2019 Online Application Form has been Released on 7th January 2019 (6:30 pm). Click Here to Check Application Details. 

 Previous Year NEST Application form filling guide is available y the authority. The process of filling the Online application form will be similar to the last year. Click here to check.

NEST 2019 Application Form

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The NEST 2019 application form will be published by the official authority through the online mode. Candidates can be Registration Started on 7th January 2019. The deadline to complete the application form is 11th March 2019.

Candidates must complete the application form with care since the authority does not provide any possibility of correction. Candidates must also pay the application fee to confirm their registration successfully.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee for the male candidates of General and OBC categories is ₹1,000/.
  • . The application fee for candidates in the SC/ST/PwD categories and for all female candidates is ₹500/
  • . Payments can be made using the credit card/debit card/net–banking through the online payment gateway.

Step 1: Registration:

Keep these handy before starting registration and online application:
i. Class 10th marks sheet/report card/certificate.
ii. Digital copy of passport size photograph in .jpeg or .jpg format (size limit: 80 kb)
iii. Scanned image of your signature in .jpeg or .jpg format (size limit: 80 kb)

  • Once you click ‘Apply Online’ button on you will see an intermediate page asking for ‘New Registration’ and ‘Login’.
  • This Registration form will appear in a new tab when you click ‘Get Registered’.

Step 2:

  • login credentials: username and password, are sent to the e-mail that you provided during registration (in step 1).
  • Click on the link provided in the e-mail or ‘Login’ button in the NEST website (after ‘Apply Online’).

Step 3:

  • Once logged in, information is collected about your personal details and educational qualifications:

In the personal information tab:

Your name, date of birth, Roll no./ Registration no, mobile number and e-mail are pre-filled from registration information. You cannot edit those. (if you find any of this information is wrongly entered by you and would like to change it, write to [email protected] or call 022-61306231 with your user ID, name, e-mail address used for registration, and the details to be modified).

Note: helpdesk will send e-mails to only the e-mail address provided at the time of

All form fields with * marks are compulsory. You cannot submit your form with any of these fields left unfilled.

Exam city preference:

  • Choose your select city/town from the dropdown list for each preference field (preference1 to 5).
  • Our efforts will be to allow you a NEST 2019 test center within your first three preferred cities/towns.
  • However, the address of the test center printed in the hall ticket has to be treated as the final test center allotted.
    Press ‘SAVE AND NEXT’’ to save the data and move to the ‘Education Qualification Details’ tab.

Educational Qualification Details:

  • If you are appearing for Class XII/ 10+2 level exam in 2019, select year of passing as 2019.
  • If ‘Year of Passing’ is 2019, the ‘Percentage of Marks’ field does not have to be filled.

If you are appearing for Class XII/ 10+2 level exam in 2019, select year of passing as 2019. If, ‘Year of Passing’ is 2019, the ‘Percentage of Marks’ field does not have to be filled.

Upload passport Image and Signature:

Upload a passport picture and a scanned image of your signature by clicking ‘click here to upload’ (only .jpeg or jpg extensions are allowed; the size of each file should be less than 80 kb). The photo should have a white background and not be older than six months from the date of application.

Application Fee Payment details:

Fee details:

  • General and OBC male: 1000 INR;
  • Female applicants, SC/ST, and PwD category applicants: 500 INR
  • Application fee payment is collected through SBI payment gateway. You can pay using debit cards/credit cards issued by all major banks or through net banking facility.

Note: SBI payment gateway and your bank may collect transaction charges, which are typically 1-3% (depending on the bank) of the application fee.

On successful transaction, the payment gateway page will revert to NEST 2019 application site.

DO NOT press refresh or back buttons on the payment page. Depending on your network speed, it may take a few minutes for the payment gateway page to show a success message and reverting back to your NEST 2019 application page. It is advisable to keep the transaction id of the payment written down for easy reference.

In case you do not see a transactions success page on payment gateway page, DO NOT attempt multiple payments. Please check the cardholder/account holder’s account summary page from your bank site to verify if money is debited or not. Please refer to the transaction ID and date and time of payment details to helpdesk to resolve issues with payment


Read the declaration and click in the white box next to ‘I agree’, and then ‘Submit’.

Summary page: A summary page will be generated with all the details entered. This completes your application submission.

NEST 2019 Important Dates

Below, we have provided the dates for NEST 2019 application form, admit card, exam date, and the result.

EventsDates (Announced)
Notification related application form7th January 2019
The opening of online application form7th January 2019
The closing of application form11th March 2019
Availability of admit card3rd week of May 2019
Date of examination1st June 2019
Result declaration3rd week of June 2019


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