NEST 2022 Application Deadline Extended Till May 21

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Sreetama Datta
Sreetama Datta Roy
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Updated on May 18, 2022 19:04 IST

The last date to apply for NEST 2022 has been extended from May 18 to May 21. No other dates have been changed so far. Know the details here.

NEST 2022 Application Process Extended Till May 21

NEST 2022 Application Process Extended Till May 21

The NEST 2022 application deadline has been extended till May 21. Originally it was scheduled to end today, May 18, at midnight, but it has been extended for three days and candidates have to submit the NEST application form 2022 by 11.45 pm. No other date has been changed yet by NISER Bhubaneswar. However, no specific reason has been stated behind this extension. Let us take a look at the NEST 2022 important dates and application procedure here.

NEST 2022 Important Dates

The following table brings the NEST 2022 exam dates.



NEST 2022 application form submission last date

May 21, 2022 (11.45 pm)

NEST 2022 admit card release

June 6, 2022

NEST 2022 exam

June 18, 2022

NEST 2022 result

July 5, 2022

How to Apply for NEST 2022

Candidates should follow the steps given below to apply for NEST 2022.

  • Visit the official website of NEST 2022 –

  • Click on the ‘Online Application’ tab.

  • Enter personal and academic details like name, date of birth, gender, mobile number, email address and Class 10 Roll Number.

  • Click on ‘Register’ to complete the registration process.

  • Login credentials and application form link will be sent to candidates’ email id. The credentials will also be sent to their mobile number via SMS.

  • In the application form, enter personal details and educational qualifications, enter exam city preference and upload passport size photograph and signature in JPG format of size not exceeding 80 KB.

  • The application fee is INR 1,200 (General, OBC, General-EWS) and INR 600 (SC, ST, PwD, J&K Supernumerary and all Female candidates), which has to be paid through Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking.

NEST 2022 will be conducted in 116 cities across India in two sessions. NEST or National Entrance Screening Test is conducted jointly by the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and Mumbai University - Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CEBS), Mumbai. It is the entrance exam for Integrated MSc courses in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.

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NEST 2022 Application Process Begins on February 23 at


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Sreetama Datta Roy
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Sreetama has over a decade of editorial experience in the higher education beat. A wanderlust by passion, she is also an avid reader and a music lover. Among friends, she is popular for her sense of humour.


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