NEST-Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test 2015

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  1. Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test (NEST) - 2015

    SEMCI India, B-1, Piccadilly Flats, 57-J

    Clare Road, Byculla, Mumbai-400008

    The 13th Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test (NEST Scholarships) 2015 announced for Degree Students of Science, Engg and Medical Courses.

    Applications are invited from bonafide students of Science, Engineering and Medical Courses enrolled in Indian College and Universities to award at least 20 scholarships worth Rs 25,000/- to Rs 50,000/- based on merit in an online test on 25th January 2015 (Sunday).

    Application Process for NEST - 1 and NEST 2 will begin from 01st July 2014

    SEMCI INDIA conducts a Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test (NEST) on the last Sunday of January every year at our Test Centres in all major cities across India

    The Purpose of conducting a series of such periodical tests is to ignite students’ interest in pursuing accurate knowledge and to prepare them for competitive skills, such as CAT, GATE, GRE, TOEFL and various other tests for admission to higher studies in good institutes as wells.

    Only bona fide students registered in colleges are eligible for this scholarship.
    Eligibility:
    NEST-I: The First and Second Year Degree students of Engineering, BBS, BAMS, BHMS, BUMS, BDS, 12th (Science), BCA and BSC (all), Diploma Engg (only Final Year)

    NEST-II: Third and Fourth Year Degree: Engineering, MBBS, BAMS, BHMS, BUMS, BDS, BCA and BSC (only Computer and IT)

    Not Eligible to Participate: Anyone who top the list in a category cannot apply again in the same category REWARD

    NEST-I: 10 or more scholarships of Rs. 25,000/- each with Rs. 75,000/- to Rank No.1 in this Category*

    NEST-II: 10 or more scholarships of Rs. 35,000/- each with Rs. 10,000/- to Rank No.1 in this Category*

    In a Category/Group of Minimum 1000 plus candidates all over India

    Certificates: Certificate of application are also awarded to all who score 40% and above in the test with All India Ranking (AIR)

    NEST-2014: The scholarships are awarded based on merit in an online test of two hours

    The test comprises of five sections of 200 questions (50 marks for each question)

    i) NEST-I: Physics & Chemistry (Class XI & XII - advanced level) or NEST-II: Technical Aptitude - Choose any One Group* A/B/C - 50 marks

    ii) Mathematics OR Biology (Class XI & XII - advanced level) - 50 questions; 50 marks

    iii) Verbal Aptitude (English Language) - 50 marks

    iv) Simple Logic and General Knowledge: 25 marks

    v) General Knowledge 25 marks

    The syllabus is generally based on the content and level of CET, CAT, GATE, GRE, TOEFL etc.

    Thus, any books that prepare you for these tests will also help you NEST

    **NEST-II candidates will choose any one group from the following:

    A = Com/IT/Elex/Telecom/Elect/Instr

    B = Mech/Prod/Auto

    C = Civil/Cons/Arch

    D = MBBS/BAMS/BHMS/BUMS/BDS

    TEST CENTRES

    In all State Capitals and other major cities of India, such as Agra, Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Aurangabad, Bangalore, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Delhi and NCR, Dhanbad, Durgapur, Ernakulam, (Cochin), Goa, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hubli Hyderabad, Indore, Itanagar, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jammu, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Meerut, Mumbai, & Suburbs, Nagpur, Nashik, Panipat, Patna, Pune, Ranchi, Rohtak, Shimla, Trichy, Trivandrum, Vadodara, Vijaywada, Vishakapatnam etc.

    You can option for maximum 2 choices of cities in order of preference where you would like to take the test

    Except in a situation beyond our control, we will inform you about any such change in advance, at least 15 days before the test
    How To Apply:
    Application Form website to download application form

    Participation Fee: 600/- (Rupees Six Hundred only) till 30th September, 2014

    Send your application completely filled up along with a demand draft of Rs 300/- (Rs three hundred only) in favour of SEMCI India payable at Mumbai to the Director, NEST, C/o SEMCI India, B-1, Piccadilly Flats, 57-J, Clare Road, Byculla, Mumbai-400008.

    Downloaded the Application Form from our website.

    You can add Rs. 300/- (Rupees three hundred only) in you are interested to get unsolved question papers of the last five years

    However, the book is free for those candidates who apply in July and August

    Important Dates:
    Last date of submission of application form: 30th September 2014

    Therefore, there is late fee of Rs. 100/- till 30th September, 2014 and Rs. 200/-till: 31st December, 2014

    Registrations for NEST-I &II - 2015 are open from 1st July 2014

    13th Nationwide Education and Scholarship Test (N.E.S.T)-2015 on 25th January, 2015 (Saturday) from 10.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon

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