NEST Admission Online Form 2020 - National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) is a compulsory test for students seeking admission to National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai - Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CEBS), Mumbai. Apply Online for NEST 2020 will be conducted to fill in 257 seats. NISER - National Institute of Science Education and Research invites online applications from intending eligible candidates having required qualifications from 07 Jan 2020 to 03 Apr 2020.

We have mentioned all important information such as age limit, application fee, qualification, seat details, selection process etc. However, for verification and more information, the official notification pdf is also attached.

Total Vacancies: 257

Important Dates - NEST 2020

Starting Date to Apply Online07 Jan 2020
Closing Date to Apply Online03 Apr 2020
Download of Admit Card begins 
24 Apr 2020
Exam Date06 Jun 2020 09:00 AM (Hours of examination: 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM & 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM) 
Announcement of results on NEST website
June 16, 2020

Application Fee - NEST 2020

Gen/ OBC₹1,200 
SC/ ST/ Divyangjan categories and for all female candidate
₹600

Pay the Examination Fee through Debit Card, Credit Card, Net Banking (Please use Mastercard/ Visa/ RuPay cards only)

Age Limit - NEST 2020

For Gen/ UR CandidatesCandidates born on or after August 01, 2000.
Relaxation (in Upper age limit)05 years for SC / ST / Divyangjan candidates

Location - NEST 2020

National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai - Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CEBS), Mumbai

Eligibility - NEST 2020

1. Candidates should be from regular science stream in classes XI and XII.
2. Candidates must have passed class XII examination or equivalent.
Candidates must secure at least 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent grade in class XII examination to be eligible for admission to NISER and CEBS.

Number of seats

Category NISERCEBS 
General
101
23
General – EWS
0
06
OBC - NCL
54
15
SC
30
09
ST
15
04
Divyangjan
5% seats in each category
5% seats in each category
Total 
200 
57 

How to Apply - NEST 2020

Eligible applicants can submit online application through the official website of NISER - National Institute of Science Education and Research on or before 03 Apr 2020 through the direct "Apply Online" link given below.


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