NEST Question Papers with Solutions 2023: The National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneshwar and the University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy...
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NEST 2023 exam will be conducted on June 24, 2023. Candidates who qualify for the entrance examination must participate in the NEST 2023 counselling rounds. The counselling and admission for NISER, Bhubaneswar and CBS Mumbai will occur at NISER, Bhubaneswar and CBS Bhubaneswar. The counselling of NEST 2023 will consist of two rounds. The second round of NEST counselling will be organised based on the vacant seats left in round one.
To participate in counselling, candidates must fill out the registration form. Candidates seeking admission to the 5-year Integrated MSc. course at NISER and the University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences must apply for it before the last date. To know more about the NEST 2023 counselling, read the complete article.
– NEST 2023 Registration will start on February 27, 2023. The last date to fill out the application form is May 17, 2023.
– The authorities have announced NEST 2023 Exam Dates on the official website. The exam will be conducted on June 24, 2023.
– Candidates can download NEST 2023 Admit Card from June 12, 2023, onwards.
– NEST 2023 Results will be announced on July 10, 2023, on the official website.
The counselling dates of NEST 2023 will be released by NISER Bhubaneswar after the announcement of results. Check the following table for the tentative dates of NEST 2023 counselling.
|NEST 2023 Counselling||Tentative Dates|
|Emails Sent To Qualifying Candidates for First Admission Round||July 2023|
|Last date for submission of Expression of Interest (EOI)||July 2023|
|Upload of Admission Queue||July 2023|
|Reporting for Document Verification||July 2023|
|Reporting for Final Admission Registration||August 2023|
|Classes Begin||August 2023|
Candidates qualifying for the NEST 2023 exam will be able to participate in the counselling session conducted by the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and the University of Mumbai, Department of Atomic Energy-Centre of Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM–DAE CEBS).
The NISER 2023 counselling will be conducted online mode. The authorities will release the merit list for the candidates who have qualified the exam. Candidates who will meet the cut-off will be allowed to participate in the counselling session conducted for the admission and seat allotment process. For counselling, candidates will be asked to upload certain documents as part of the process of document verification. Here is a list of documents required.
Candidates who wish to withdraw the admission should do it before the end of second counselling round. To cancel the admission, the candidates will need to send an email to the concerned authorities with the details mentioned below:
Based on their merit lists, all shortlisted candidates will be assigned seats in their respective courses at NISER and CEBS. It should be noted that the NEST exam does not have joint counselling. The NEST counselling procedure is:
Refer to the table below for seats available at NISER and CEBS:
|Category||Seat Intake at NISER||Seat Intake at CEBS|
|Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) of the General category||NA (to be confirmed at the time of admission process only)||06|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||30||9|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC) – Non-Creamy Layer||54||15|
|Scheduled Tribes (ST)||15||04|
|Divyangjan||5% of seats in each category above||5% of seats in each category|
NISER and CEBS will allot seats based on reservation criteria. Refer to the table below:
|Divyangjan||5 (each category)|
Note: The General – EWS category will have seat reservations at CEBS only. Candidates claiming seats under the reserved category must provide documents issued by the competent authority.
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Here are a few commonly asked questions by NEST participants:
Ans: Through NEST 2023, about 200 seats will be filled at NISER and around 57 seats will be filled at CEBS.
Ans: National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai, Department of Atomic Energy-Centre of Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM–DAE CEBS) are the two participating institutes.
Ans: Yes. However, the counselling will be in online mode where the shortlisted candidates will be required to fill out and submit the online form.
Ans: Candidates should carry the NEST 2023 application form, admit card, scorecard, academic qualification and reserved category documents. Both original and photocopy OF the documents are required. They must also carry four passport-size photographs with the documents.
Ans: There will be two rounds of NEST counselling.
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