Applications have been invited for the National Entrance Screening Test (NEST) to be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 25 for admission to the five-year integrated M.Sc. programme in basic sciences — Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics — at the National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER), Bhubaneswar, and the University of Mumbai-Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences (UM-DAE-CBS), Mumbai.

The Integrated Science Education and Research Centre, Visva-Bharati, will admit students for its integrated M.Sc. course from the merit list of NEST. The number of seats at NISER, CBS and ISERC is 60, 35 and 21, respectively. Visit, and visit for details. The results will be published on June 17.