National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)2012-2013 for NISER Bhubaneswar and CBS Mumbai
NEST(National Entrance Screening Test)is held every year in whole country for admission to the 5-year integrated Masters programme. NISER Bhubaneswar and Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences(CBS) Mumbai provide various courses like Integrated M.Sc in the various field of basic science. Moreover students were provided an Inspire scholarship for whole five years. The Inspire scholarship is total of Rs.80000/- provided to student for per year out of which Rs.20000/- is provided for stationary items and conferences fees.
Fess of Per Semester At CBS
For general Category: Rs.1750/-
For Reserved Category: Rs.75/-
NEST 2012 Important Dates
Application For NEST Online submission of starts: 05 January 2012
Last date for receiving: 13 February 2012
Last date for submission of online applications: 13 March 2012
Distribution of admit cards starts: 15 April 2012
NEST 2012 examination Date and Time: 27 May 2012 (Sunday), 2:00 - 5:00 pm
Result displayed of NEST Examination: 18 June 2012
Eligibility for NEST 2012
Candidate should secure at least 60% in 12th class. Reserved candidates should secure at least 50% in 12th class.
Seats for 5-year integrated Masters programme
National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar: 60
University of Mumbai Department of Atomic Energy Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences (CBS), Mumbai : 35
Application Fees for NEST 2012
General category Candidates and OBC male: Rs.600/-
All Female and SC/ST/PD: Rs. 300/-
Payment of Fees should be done by demand draft .The D.D should be drawn in the name of NEST and it should be payable at Mumbai.
For Electronic Payment:
Bank and branch name: Bank of Baroda, Kalina Branch
Account name and number: NEST 06720100017374
Question paper pattern for NEST
There will be five sections out of which first section is compulsory to answer and other four sections are biology, chemistry, mathematics and physics.