NEST Eligibility Criteria 2020, Qualification, Age – Check Here Category Wise Eligibility

Latest Applications Open 2020:

      

NEST Counselling 2020NEST 2020 Eligibility Criteria are essential to be fulfilled by the candidates for admission. The (National Entrance Screening Test) or NEST is a compulsory test for admission to the 5-year Integrated M.Sc program in basic sciences – Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics – at National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CBS), Mumbai. Both NISER and CBS are autonomous institutions established by the Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India, in 2007.

All the candidates admitted to 5-year Integrated M.Sc program at NISER and CBS are eligible for INSPIRE, Govt. of India, scholarship of ₹5,000/- per month and ₹20,000/- per year for carrying out summer projects.

Besides, top performers at NISER and CBS, securing overall grades above a certain threshold at the end of the final semester, will be eligible to appear directly for the interview for admission to Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) Training School.

The details of the Integrated M.Sc program, courses, research activities, facilities and faculty profile at NISER and CBS can be found on their respective websites (www.niser.ac.in and www.cbs.ac.in).

NEST Exam Eligibility 2020

The students who want to take the NEST Exam 2020, must take into account the proper and definite exam method to estimate the eligibility of the students.

You need to become anxious hearing the fact that you have to have certain qualifications for appearing in the exam. If you are the one who meets all these requirements of the exam eligibility, then you can hopefully proceed further, and if not then you have to an end to your dream of passing the NEST Test.

If you are not able to come up with the criteria then the application you had registered will be of no use. So, to help you know about the basic criteria, you are required to have the following qualities. It is suggested to pay attention to each of the given points.

Educational Qualification & Age limit

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2020:

    1. Lovely Professional University| Admissions Open for All Courses 2020-21. Apply Now
    2. Chandigarh University, Punjab | Admissions Open for All Courses 2020-21. Apply Now
    3. Manipal University 2020 Admission Open For UG & PG Courses. Apply Now
    4. UPES, Dehradun Enroll Yourself for the Academic Year 2020. Apply Now
    5. Pearl Academy No.1 Fashion School – Admissions Open for 2020 batch. Apply Now

Candidates must qualify all four eligibility criteria listed below:

  • Candidates in the General and OBC category should be born on or after August 01, 2000. The age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ ST/ Physically Disabled (PD) candidates.
  • Class XII qualifying examination should be passed in either 2018 or 2019. Candidates appearing in 2020 are also eligible. (Where only Letter Grade is given by the Board, a certificate from the Board specifying equivalent percentage marks will be required.
  • In the absence of such a certificate the decision of the respective Admission Committees will be final.)
  • At least 60% marks in aggregate (or equivalent grade) in Class XII (or equivalent) examination from any recognized Board in India.
  • For Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates and for Persons with
  • Disability (PD), the minimum requirement is 55%.
  • Candidate should secure a position in the NEST merit list.

The Eligibility to Apply for NEST Entrance Test is mentioned below

  • The first and important factor deciding how eligible a student is for taking an exam is they should not be beyond 25. There is a definite age limit to take this exam. Those students who come under the category of SC/ST/PD, are having a privilege of 5 years of the extension.
  • Anyone applying for the NEST Exam should have passed the Higher Secondary Certificate Examination or there is another criterion for eligibility for the exam the candidates must have the 10+12 degree to get familiar with the exam trend coming under the famous Board.
  • They should have acquired up to 60% marks in the mentioned line. Secures at least 60% in aggregate in the XII standard board examination.
  • Those who are going to apply for the recognized exam stand the greater chance to become eligible for the exam.
  • If any student belongs to SC, and, ST Caste, then the process of proving them eligible will be to pass any qualifying exam having 555 of the marks. Those students who are in the first year of the examination have the greater prospect of being eligible for the NEST 2020 Exam.

Number of Seats

Below, we have provided the number of seats in UM-DAE-CBS and NISER institute as per the previous year 2019:

CategoriesCEBSNISER
General23101
General – EWS060
OBC- NCL1554
ST0415
SC0930
PWD5% of each category5% of each category
Total57200

NEST 2020 Exam Pattern

Latest Applications For Various UG & PG Courses Open 2020:

    1. Lovely Professional University| Admissions Open for All Courses 2020-21. Apply Now
    2. Chandigarh University, Punjab | Admissions Open for All Courses 2020-21. Apply Now
    3. Manipal University 2020 Admission Open For UG & PG Courses. Apply Now
    4. UPES, Dehradun Enroll Yourself for the Academic Year 2020. Apply Now
    5. Pearl Academy No.1 Fashion School – Admissions Open for 2020 batch. Apply Now

The question paper of the exam includes the five parts with a total of 200 marks. The first part is necessary for every student to score 60 marks. The other sections include 2-5, which requires you to choose only two that you must get 70 marks. The questions are set with the focus on putting you to test for a better interpretation of the topic and you will estimate the level of intelligence.

The question includes the MCQs format along with four choices that come for every question. A few of the questions may happen to have many right answers. In part 2-5, those giving the wrong answer will get their marks deducted. But you need to worry as the question includes the complete information regarding the question and mark allotment to each section. You are required to prepare for the test with full focus and not need to lose their confidence.

The designation of the questions Is based on the Multiple-Choice Questions method. The whole curriculum of the NEST exam is based on the pattern of class X1 and X11 that are suggested by the CBSE Board (Central Board of Secondary Education). The students are not required to be sent any kind of credentials to the office of NEST all through the application procedures.

Since it is familiar to you all that the designation of the exam consists of five parts so the aspiring students can take a look at the following mention given: –

Mode Of Paper                   Offline
Duration Of Exam3 Hrs 30 Minutes
Number Of Sections5
SubjectsGeneral, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, And Biology
Section Wise Marketing SchemeSection 1-30 Marks, Section 2 to 5-50 Marks
Negative MarkingFor Specific Questions In Subject Sections

The kind of questions appearing in the NEST Exam is formulated in order to estimate the interpretation skill of the students. So, it is required by the students to go through the question paper of the previous years that are present online to have a solid clue of the exam paper format.

If you have any queries related to NEST 2020 Eligibility Criteria, you can ask your query in the comments section below.

Displaying 12 Comments
Add Your Comment
  1. Subudhimanas kumar says:

    I am a junior clerk in w r.Dept.and plus two science pass in 2002 beach .can I apply now age36 for under entrance

  2. Sayena says:

    Is biology is essential to appear NEST-2019 exam?

  3. Atif says:

    Sir my date of birth is July 1997 .may able to eligibility for nest exam.plzzz tell me

  4. Md Sahadat Khan says:

    Sir, My date of birth is 2 January 1999. My Date of birth is eligible or not?

Leave a comment

XHTML: You can use these html tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>


🔔 LPU 2020 Admission OpenApply Now
+
×
×