NEST 2018: Exam Date, Result, Eligibility, Application Form

NEST 2018: EXAM DATE, RESULT, ELIGIBILITY, APPLICATION FORM

NEST

Everything to Know about NEST Exam 2018:

  • National Entrance Screening Test is the full-form for NEST
  • The National Institute of Science Education and Research, at Bhubaneswar and the Mumbai University Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, conduct this test.
  • The purpose of the NEST Exam is to provide admission to the right talents to the five-year integrated M. Sc in Basic Sciences.
  • This course is offered both at UM-DAE CEBS and NISER.
  • Based on the merit secured by test takers in NISER NEST Test, the number of seats at both institutions as per the NEST Seat matrix 2017 are as follows:

Category

Number of Seats in NISER

Number of Seats in CEBS

General

85

23

SC

26

7

ST

13

3

OBC

46

12

Supernumerary: J & K

2

2

PD (Part of other categories)

5

1

Total

172

47


  • The notification on the official website for the test is expected to be out by the 26th of December 2017. Candidates with higher secondary in science stream become eligible for NEST Test.
  • However, the information is out in newspapers and the tentative date of examination for the year 2018 is June 2nd.
  • Candidates can apply for the NEST Exam 2018 from the 1st of January 2018.
  • For NEST 2018, the last date to apply is 05th of March 2018.
  • If you know what is NEST Exam, you can submit your application to NEST College.
  • As per the notification in newspapers, candidates admitted through this test will get NEST Scholarship 2018 of Rs.60,000. They will get this scholarship either through INSPIRE scholarship of Government of India’s Department of Science & Technology or DISHA Scholarship of Department of Atomic Energy.
  • Students receiving the allowance will get a grant of Rs.20000 per annum for the summer internship.
  • For more details about nest exam, aspiring candidates can visit the official notification page at http://www.nestexam.in/.
  • The organising institutions conduct Nest Entrance Exam in around 90 towns and cities for the year 2018.
  • NEST India is one of the famous entrance tests. Aspiring candidates can apply for nest entrance exam 2018.

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