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Organisation : National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) Bhubaneswar
Announcement : Download Admit Card
Entrance Exam : National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) 2017
Download Admit Card :
Download of admit card starts : April 24, 2017, 10:00 am
Date of examination : May 27, 2017 (Saturday), 10:00 am – 1:00 pm [Last Saturday of May]
Related : CBSE NEET 2017 Download Admit Card National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test : www.indianin.in/5407.html
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A list of NEST examination centres is given on page–7. Candidates must choose 2 (two) centres in order of their preference while filling up of application form. It is allowed to select two centres from the same city, such as Delhi–East and Delhi–North.
Every effort will be made to allot the centre of first preference. Please note that ultimately the allotment of an examination centre by the Chief Coordinator has to be regarded as final and request for change of centre will, in general, not be entertained.
The address of the test venue for any centre will be mentioned on the NEST admit card.
Candidates must reach the test venue at least half an hour before the start of the examination. The examination is of 3 hrs duration and will start at 10:00 AM. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the examination hall after 10:30 AM.
The earliest a candidate can leave the examination hall is 11:30 AM, unless it becomes necessary to leave earlier on medical grounds. The earliest one can carry the question paper out is 12:30 PM.
Use of log tables and calculators inside the examination hall is not allowed. Candidates must bring their own pen, pencils (HB), eraser and sharpener. Exchange/sharing of these items with other candidates is strictly prohibited.
Candidates MUST bring their Admit Card and their school photo Identity Card or any other photo ID issued by Government agencies to the examination hall.
Any candidate found adopting unfair means will be expelled from the examination hall without warning. Mobile phone and other similar electronic gadgets are strictly not allowed inside examination hall.
The question paper will consist of 5 (five) sections of objective (MCQ) type questions. Section 1 is the general section and is of 30 marks. There will be no negative marking in the general section. Sections 2 through 5 are of 50 marks each and will contain subject specific questions from Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.
Candidates are permitted to attempt as many subject–sections as they wish. However, only the best three subject–scores along with the score in the general section will be counted for evaluation and merit list preparation.
The questions are designed to test candidates’ subject comprehension and analytic ability. In the subject sections, for certain questions there will be negative marking for incorrect answers.
Some questions may have one or more correct answers for which marks can only be earned by marking all correct answers and no wrong answer. For NEST question papers of last few years, refer to the NEST 2017 website. Language of the question paper will be English only.
The answers to each question are to be marked on an OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) sheet. Details of how to answer on OMR sheet will be given in the front page of the question paper and on the OMR sheet.