NEW DELHI: The result of the National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) will be released on October 13. According to the schedule announced earlier, the NEST 2020 Result was supposed to be declared on October 12, but due to technical glitches, the scorecard generation has been delayed.
The NEST 2020 Scorecards will now be available to download on October 13 after 7 PM.
Candidates who had appeared for the test can visit the official website of the NEST Examination — nestexam.in — to access and download the NEST result 2020.
NEST examination was held on September 29. The online application process for the NEST exam started on January 8 and ended on June 14. The admit cards for the examination were issued on September 2.
Candidate must take note that the final ranking of the candidates will be in accordance with percentile scores calculated from the best three subject scores and the score in the general section. NISER and CEBS would be releasing separate merit lists.
NEST is a compulsory online/computer-based test for candidates seeking admission to the five-year Integrated MSc programme in Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics, at 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 CEBS), Mumbai.
It must be noted that getting a merit rank by satisfying SMAS and MAP criteria does not mean that a candidate is automatically entitled to a seat or to be called for admission/counselling.
The details of the admission/counselling sessions would be updates on the website of the respective institutions sufficiently in advance.