NEST 2021 Result (Released): Dates, How to Check?, Cut Off, Merit List
Updated On - September 02 2021 by Ganesh Wankhede
NEST 2021 Result has been declared on 01 September 2021 by NISER and UM-DAE CEBS after the successful conduction of the examination. Candidates need Roll number/Application number to check their result. Along with the scores, the qualifying status of the candidate is also mentioned. Candidates who qualify for the examination with passing marks are admitted to NISER and CEBS. Read the article below to know information about NEST Result 2021.
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How is NEST 2021 Result compiled?
The result of NEST 2021 is based on the percentile score of the candidates. NEST result is declared in two formats. One under the login of the candidates and second in the form of merit list. Result has section wise percentile score of the students and over all percentile too.
NEST 2021 result compilation: Firstly, the raw scores of the appeared candidates is converted into percentile score for the compilation. The percentile score is calculated on the basis of each student's relative performance in search section. 100th percentile is the highest score in each section.
NEST 2021 merit list compilation: Merit rank is considered from general section along with three best scores from the remaining section. this is how merit list is prepared for NEST.
Tie Breaking for NEST 2021 Merit List
During the preparation of merit list and in case of any tie among 2 or more candidates these methods are accepted to break the tie:
If two candidates get same score then the candidate who has scored more in general section will secure the rank.
If still the tie persists then we look for the three best subjects in which the candidate has scored higher marks is compared and the candidate who has better score gets the rank.
If still the tie persists then the provisional rank of the candidate is considered at the time of declaration of the resut. At the time of counselling tie is broken by comparing 12th class marks. Even if the tie stays then the younger candidate will secure the higher rank.
NEST 2021 Cut-off Marks
To secure in the merit list of NEST 2021 and get admission in it the candidate needs to score more than the Minimum Admissible Percentile (MAP) along with 'Section wise' Minimum Admissible Score (SMAS). MAP is the minimum score the candidate have to score to qualify NEST, whereas, SMAS is the section-wise score.
SMAS is calculated by take 20% of the average score of the student in the best 100 scores in that section in NEST 2021.
To get admission in NISER candidates have to pass SMAS in all 4 subjects along with the general section.
Candidates have to pass the SMAS in my 3 subjects along with general section to get admission in CEBS.
NEST 2021 Seats
Candidates can go through the seat matrix for admission in NISER nd CEBS:
NEST Seat Matrix
General – EWS
5% seats in each category
5% seats in each category
Total proposed Intake
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1: What is the benefit of nest exam?
Ques 2: When will NISER declare the results of NEST 2021?
Ques 3: When will the scorecard of NEST 2021 be available?
Ques 4: What is a good score in nest?
Ques 5: How many students are appearing in Nest 2020?