National Entrance Screening Test [NEST]

NEST 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 27th May 2018 To 27th May 2018
Result Date : 16th June 2018

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Eligibility Criteria for NEST 2018

The eligibility criteria for NEST 2018 are as follows:

  • Applicant must have cleared their 12th or equivalent exam with the combination of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology subjects.
  • Applicants who have cleared their 12th standard or equivalent exams in the year 2016 or 2017 are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants who cleared their 12th standard or equivalent exams before 2016 cannot apply.
  • Applicants who are about to appear for their qualifying exams for 12th standard or equivalent can also apply.
  • In order to get enrolled in the M.Sc program, the applicants must have secured a minimum of 60% for General category and minimum 55% for SC, ST, and PD category in the 12th standard or equivalent exam.

Age Limit for NEST 2018:

  • Applicants must have born on or after 1 August 1998 (for general and OBC candidates).
  • The SC, ST, and PD (Physically Disabled) applicants are given a relaxation of five years in the above age limit.

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