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NEST Exam Syllabus 2017 PDF

We inform to aspirants that 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 CEBS), Mumbai. Both NISER and UM-DAE CEBS were set up by Department of Atomic Energy, Government of India in 2007. Here we are providing you NEST Entrance Syllabus. You can start your preparation as per Syllabus and Exam Pattern. To perform well in the examination with a good score, practice the Previous year Model Papers, New Syllabus & Exam Pattern. Candidates may get the whole information regarding NEST Syllabus from the below section of this page.

Summary For National Entrance Screening Test Syllabus 2017

  • Name of Department : National Institute of Science Education & Research  (NISER)
  • Name of The Examination : National Entrance Screening Test 2017
  • Starting date for Submission of Online Application: 02.01.2017
  • Last date for Submission of Online Application: 06.03.2017
  • Selection Process : written test.
  • Date of Written Examination : 27.05.2017.
  • Official Website :

Eligibility Criteria for NEST Admission

  1. Candidates in General and OBC category should be born on or after August 01, 1997. The age limit is relaxed by 5 years for SC/ ST/ Physically Disabled (PD) candidates.
  2. Class XII qualifying examination should be passed in either 2015 or 2016. Candidates appearing in 2017 are also eligible.
  3. At least 60% marks in aggregate (or equivalent grade) in Class XII (or equivalent) examination from any recognized Board in India. For Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) candidates and for Persons with Disability (PD), the minimum requirement is 55%.

NEST 2017 Exam Pattern

Subjects Marks Duration
General Topics 30 03 hours
Biology 50

NEST General Topic Syllabus 2017

The aim is to test candidate’s aptitude for a career in science. Questions are designed to test the candidate’s familiarity with (and not a detailed understanding of) major historical milestones in mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, computer science and environment. General ability, Passage
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NEST Biology Syllabus 2017

  • Cell Biology
  • Genetics and Evolution
  • Ecology
  • Humans and Environment
  • Biotechnology
  • Biology of Animal Systems
  • Biology of Plant Systems

NEST Chemistry Syllabus 2017

Physical Chemistry

  • Measurements in Chemistry
  • Mole Concepts
  • Gaseous and Liquid States
  • Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding
  • Thermodynamics
  • Chemical & Ionic Equilibrium
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Solid state
  • Solutions

Surface Chemistry

  • Adsorption
  • Colloidal state

Inorganic Chemistry

  • Classification of elements and periodicity in properties.
  • Hydrogen
  • s-Block elements
  • p-Block elements
  • d-Block Elements
  • f-Block elements
  • Metals and metallurgy

Organic Chemistry

  • Basic concepts
  • Reactive Intermediates
  • Isomerism
  • Nomenclature
  • Alkanes
  • Alkenes and Alkynes
  • Aromatic compounds
  • Polymers
  • Amino Acids and Proteins
  • Carbohydrates
  • Carboxylic acids
  • Amines
  • Alcohols, Phenols, and Ethers
  • Haloarenes

NEST Syllabus 2017 for Mathematics

  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Analytical geometry
  • Differential calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Vectors

NISER Exam Physics Syllabus 2017

  • General Units and Dimensions
  • Mechanics
  • Sound and Mechanical waves
  • Thermal Physics
  • Electricity and magnetism
  • Optics
  • Modern Physics

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