National Entrance Screening Test i.e. NEST notification may release in January 2021. The exam is expecting to be held in June 2021 and the application for the same may be available from January 2021. Candidates who want to know about the NEST 2021 Exam pattern, can go through the below post. We are sharing here the details regarding expected NEST exam pattern on the basis of previous year exam details. Complete info related to the exam pattern of NEST are furnished below based on the analysis of its previous year information brochure.
NEST Exam Pattern 2021 Highlights
Please have a look at the NEST exam paper pattern:
- There will be five sections of objective type questions in the question paper.
- Section 1 is assumed as the general section of 30 marks which will be compulsory for all candidates. There will not be any negative mark in this section.
- Section 2 to 5 will have subject-specific questions from PCMB (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology). Each section will contain 50 questions.
- Candidates are allowed to attempt questions from every section, however, the best three along with general section will be assumed for calculation.
- There will be negative marking system for subject-specific sections.
- The question paper will be in English language only.
How to Answer Questions?
Candidates need to mark their answers on OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) sheet only. They should be extremely careful while answering questions as answers should be marked in the recommended format.