The National Entrance Screening Test or NEST 2016 is for admission to the 5-year Integrated MSc programme in basic sciences at National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar and University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Center for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE CBS), Mumbai.

NISER and CBS are autonomous institutions established by Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Government of India, in 2007. These institutes have the mandate to provide high-quality teaching in basic sciences by a faculty of distinguished scientists embedded in a vibrant research environment and to create a national pool of scientists ready to take up research challenges in the frontiers of basic and applied sciences. The Integrated MSc programme at these institutes follows a semester-based course structure and continuous assessment within a flexible and innovative academic curriculum, exposing the students to research early in their programme.

The result of NEST 2016 was declared on 17 June 2016.

Checking the Result

The results The National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) 2016 exam results are now accessible from the official website. Follow the steps given below to check NEST 2016 results.

1. Log on to the official website

2. CLICK HERE to view Result NEST 2016.

3. Enter and submit Roll number/Application number and date of birth.

4. Check NEST exam 2016 results.

5. Candidates are advised to save the soft copy and take a print out of the same for counselling.


The counselling will be held from 12 July 2016 onwards. For more information, you can comment below.