The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)

The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)


The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST), a compulsory test for admission to the 5-year Integrated MSc Programme in basic sciences will be held on May 28. Applications can be submitted online at on or after January 4, 2016 till midnight on 4th March, 2016.

NEST Eligibility:

Applicant should be from science stream, having any combination of Biology/ Chemistry/ Mathematics/ Physics at class XII. Applicant should have passed class XII examination or equivalent from any recognised Board in India in 2014 or 2015 or should be appearing in 2016. Only those securing at least 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade in class XII examination will be eligible for admission to NISER and CBS.


NEST Admit card:

Admit card for NEST 2016 will be available for downloading from April 15, 2016. Admit cards will not be dispatched to any applicant. Applicants must download their admit cards from NEST website (after login). The download link will be available only till the day of examination. Safe-keeping of one copy of admit card is therefore strongly advised because the successful candidates have to produce the admit card in original during the admission.

Result NEST


The results of NEST 2016 will be announced in NEST website on June 17, 2016.

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The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)