NEST 2021 Revised Schedule: National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and Department of Atomic Energy of Mumbai University – Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CEBS), Mumbai has released the revised schedule for NEST 2021. The revised schedule of NEST 2021 for admission to the five-year Integrated MSc Program 2021-26 is available on the exam portal, nestexam.in. Candidates can check it.
NEST 2021 Revised Schedule Released
As per the new schedule, the National Entrance Screening Test, i.e. NEST 2021 will now be conducted on August 14, 2021. At the same time, the admit cards of the candidates to participate in the exam will be issued on August 3. Its result will be announced on September 1, 2021.
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According to the earlier schedule, Nest 2021 was to be held on June 14, 2021. But, the examination was postponed in view of the increase in the cases of COVID across the country. At the same time, the last date to apply was extended to 15 July. Interested and eligible candidates who have not applied yet can apply by visiting the exam portal.
Who can apply?
Candidates who have passed Senior Secondary / Intermediate / Higher Secondary (10+2) examination in the Faculty of Science in the year 2019 or 2020 from a recognized board are eligible to apply for National Entrance Screening Test 2021. Candidates must have secured at least 60% marks.
Apart from this, students appearing in the 12th board examination of the year 2021 are also eligible to apply. At the same time, the candidates should not be born earlier than 1st August 2001. For more information, you can check the information brochure by visiting the official website.
How to apply online?
To apply online, candidates need to login to the examination portal, nestexam.in. Thereafter, one can complete the application process through the Apply Online link available on the homepage.