National Entrance Screening Test – 2011
NEST 2011 is the conducted for the admission in the 5 year integrated M.Sc program at National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai –Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai. Both of this institutes is running under the Department of Atomic Energy, Govt. Of India. Large number of faculty of Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR), Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) and IIT Bombay will visit the Mumbai based Institute and interact with the students. Every student at their 5th Year of M.Sc have to do the research project. This Project is just like the doctoral‐level research project. Every M.Sc student will get the scholarship given by the Government Of India.
Starting of Online submission of application : 01 January 2011
Requesting Application Form Last date: 21 February 2011
Last date for Submission of Application Form with DD: 07 March 2011
Closing Online applications : 07 March 2011
Date of examination : 29 May 2011
Display of Results on NEST website : 20 June 2011
The Candidate should be passed the 12th Class Exam in 2009 or 2010 with minimum 60% marks.ST/ST/PD candidate require 55% marks. Candidate appearing in 2011 examination of 12th also eligible for NEST 2011 exam.
At National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar - 60 Seats
At University of Mumbai-Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai- 35 Seats
The candidate belong to the Open and OBC are required to pay a fees as the demand draft of Rs.600/-. In favor of NEST-2011 payable at Bhubaneswar. Female and SC/ST/PD candidate are required to pay a fees of Rs.300/- as the demand draft of Rs.600/-. In favor of NEST-2011 payable at Bhubaneswar. The application fees will be send to the Chief Coordinator, NEST-2011.
The candidate are required to fill the application form online on the NEST exam Website by giving the E-mail Id. The candidate should get the application form by posting the requesting letter to the
The Chief Coordinator, NEST-2011
National Institute of Science Education and Research,
Institute of Physics Campus,
Bhubaneswar - 751 005
Question paper pattern :
There are the Five sections in the Question Paper
1. General Aptitude Test(Compulsory )
Candidate may have option for choosing the any three sections. All the sections carry the equal marks. The wrong answer given by the candidate in the question paper will awarded negative marks.
Ahmedabad, Guwahati, Patna East, Allahabad, Hyderabad, Pune, Belgaum, Indore, Raipur, Bengaluru, Jaipur, Ranchi, Bhopal, Jammu, Sambalpur, Bhubaneswar, Kochi, Shimla, Calicut, Kolkata North, Silchar, Chandigarh, Kolkata South, Srinagar, Chennai, Lucknow, Udaipur, Dehradun, Madurai, Varanasi, Delhi East,north,south, Vishakhapatnam,Nagpur, Patna Central,Mumbai.
1. At National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar
M.Sc in Biological, Chemical, Mathematical and Physical sciences.
2. At University of Mumbai-Department of Atomic Energy Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai
M.Sc in mathematics, physics, chemistry and life sciences
For more Information about the NEST exam Visit NEST Examination website.
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