NEST 2024 Notification, Application Form, Eligibility, Fee, Exam Date & Pattern 

Notification for the National Entrance Screening Test 2024 was released on March 30, by downloading which an individual can check the details such as exam dates, eligibility, application procedures, and syllabus guidelines for aspiring candidates aiming to join NISER, Bhubaneswar, and UM-DAE CEBS, Mumbai. 

NEST 2024 Notification 

Candidates who want to get admission into 5-year integrated M.Sc. (Master of Science) program in basic sciences is informed that after the release of notification on March 30 for NEST 2024, the application form is released officially on April 03, and now aspirants seeking admission have until May 31 to apply online.

Exam Name National Entrance Screening Test 2024
Conducting Authorities NISER, Bhubaneswar, and UM-DAE CEBS, Mumbai
Course Offered 5-year integrated M.Sc. program in basic sciences
Application Period April 3 to May 31, 2024
Exam Date June 30, 2024
Exam Duration 3 hours 30 minutes
Total Questions 80 (20 per section)
Total Marks 240
Marking Scheme +3 for correct, -1 for incorrect, 0 for unanswered
Exam Sections Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
Exam Mode Computer-Based Test
Exam Medium English and Hindi
Application Fee ₹700/- (Female/SC/ST/Divyangjan), ₹1400/- (Male)
Notification  Click Here 
Apply  Click Here 
Official Website

Each individual who meets the certain eligibility criteria may download the notification brochure for NEST 2024 from the official website, and verify all the details including eligibility and important dates. Individuals who meet the certain eligibility criteria are required to apply for NEST 2023 in the initial stage to avoid the last minute rush.

WhatsApp Channel Join Button

NEST 2024 Application Form

The application form NEST 2024 for candidates seeking admission for five-year MSc program in basic sciences at National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar, and the University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai is available from April 3 to May 31, 2024.

NEST 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria for the National Entrance Screening Test 2024 for MSc integrated program is available below in terms of educational qualification and age limit.

  • Education Qualification: Candidates must have passed the 12th Standard examination or equivalent in 2022, 2023, or will be appearing for it in 2024 with minimum of 60% aggregate marks, for SC/ST/Divyangjan candidates minimum requirement is only 55%.
  • Age Limit: There is no upper or lower age limit for candidates applying for the Integrated M.Sc. program at NISER/CEBS through NEST 2024.

Candidates who are interested in applying for NEST 2024 to get another for 5-year MSc program in basic sciences are highly recommended to check the notification brochure to verify eligibility details.

NEST 2024 Application Fee

To submit an application form for the NEST 2024, female applicants and male candidates belonging to the SC/ST/Divyangjan category are required to pay ₹700/-, while male applicants from the General/OBC category need to pay ₹1400/. One will be able make fee payment by deadline using the on the provided payment gateway 

NEST 2024 Exam Date

The date for National Entrance Screening Test 2024 is announced officially jointly by NISER, Bhubaneswar, and UM-DAE CEBS, Mumbai. It is all set to be administered on June 30, 2024 in two shifts from 09:00 am to 12:30 noon and 02:30 pm to 06:00 pm in two shifts with an exam time duration of 03 hours and 30 minutes across the country at 128 centres.

Candidates who are going to participate in the NEST 2024 will have to report at respective exam centres by 07:30 am and 1:00 pm for first and second shift, respectively, with a photo identity card and a physical copy of hall ticket.

NEST 2024 Exam Pattern 

Exam pattern details for NEST 2024 for five-year MSc integrated program in basic sciences is released officially, candidates may check the details about it from below.

  • Exam Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Duration: 3 Hours 30 Minutes 
  • Question Type: Objective
  • Number of Questions: 80 (20 questions per section)
  • Total Marks: 240 marks
  • Marking Scheme: +3 marks for correct answers, -1 mark for incorrect answers, 0 marks for unanswered questions
  • Sections: Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics
  • Exam Medium: Question paper available in Hindi and English

Candidates are highly recommended to check the notification brochure to get detailed information about the NEST 2024.

To Get Relevant Information, Visit Drntruhs Homepage.

Leave a Comment