NEST 2023

National Entrance Screening Test

Current Date
25th May 2024

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New Update About NEST 2023

IIM Lucknow has revised CAT Admit Card 2023 release date. CAT Admit Card will now be released on 7 November 2023 The release date of CAT Admit Card was previously set to be 25 October. Candidates will be able to download their respective CAT Admit Cards until the exam day by using their CAT login ID and password. The CAT 2023 Exam will be held on November 26 at approximately 400 test centres across 150 cities. The exam will be divided into three slots and will last two hours. Candidates will be able to take the test at the centre only if they bring a hard copy of their CAT 2023 Admit Card.

Table of Content

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 CBS), Mumbai. Both NISER and UM-DAE CBS were set up by Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India in 2007. Their mandate is to train scientific manpower for carrying out cutting edge scientific research and for providing input to scientific programmes of Department of Atomic Energy and other applied science institutions in the country. The test is conducted in 45 centers across India. This brochure gives a detailed procedure for applying for the test, syllabus of the test and various deadlines. 

NEST 2023 Highlights

Exam Name

NEST 2023

Full form

National Entrance Screening Test

Conducting Body

National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) & UM–DAE CEBS

Exam Level

National Level

Exam Type

PG Level

Seats offered

NISER – 200

CEBS – 57

Programmes offered

Five-year Integrated M.Sc in Biological, Chemical, Mathematical, Physical, Computer, and Environmental Sciences

Application Mode

Online Mode

Mode of examination

Online (Computer-based)

Official website

NEST 2023 Exam Dates (Tentative)

Notification Release date

February 2023

Online application form starts

February 2023

Last date to apply

July 2023

Admit card date availability

August 2023

NEST Exam date 2023

August 2023

Answer Key releases

August 2023

Result Declaration

September 2023

NEST 2023 Application Form

  • Make sure to register for the exam on the website.
  • Beginning in February 2023, the registration process will be conducted online.
  • The deadline to submit an application for the test is April 2023.
  • Before completing the application form, make sure to read all the information.
  • Ensure that you are requesting all necessary information, and upload scanned images of your photo and signature.
  • Make sure you print the completed application form.

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