NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 – North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology (NERIST) conducts NERIST Entrance Exam. For admission in engineering courses, this exam is conducted in 3 phases namely NEE 1, NEE 2, and NEE 3. Now to know what are these phases read the article below. To apply for any of these phases, candidates have to apply online and download admit card for the exam and appear in the NERIST Entrance Exam 2019. The Institute offers UG programmes in six engineering disciplines. Besides the UG programmes, several postgraduate degree programmes leading to M.Tech is also offered by the Institute. Read below to know all about NERIT Entrance Exam 2019 like admission process, application form, admit card, eligibility, exam pattern, fee structure etc.


NERIST Entrance Exam 2019

Now the important thing to understand about NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 is that out of the 3 phases of the exam, which phase will lead to what admission. Here is the deal, Technology stream (i.e., Engineering branches) at NERIST consists of three independent modules, viz., Base (Certificate), Diploma, and Degree modules. Thus, candidates have to apply for NEE 1 for Base (Certificate) courses, and Lateral entry or lateral admission into Diploma and Degree modules are permitted through NEE 2 and NEE 3 respectively.

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Dates:

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Dates
Availability of NEE 2019 application form 1st week of Jan 2019
Last date to submit the online application form 4th week of Mar 2019
Download NEE 2019 admit card 1st week of Apr 2019
NEE 2 & 3 date of exam 4th week of Apr 2019
NEE 1 date of exam 4th week of Apr 2019
Declaration of Result 1st week of May 2019
Tentative date of counselling week of Jul 2019

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Courses Offered

below table shows the different courses offered at NERIST and their intakes along with the phase of the exam and qualifying exam needed.

Exam Course Seats
Qualifying exam
NEE I Base (Certificate) 200 Class 10 appeared / passed
NEE II Diploma in Engg and Tech (Technology stream) 80 Class 10+2 (PCM) appeared / passed
NEE II (Vocational) Diploma in Engg and Tech (Vocational) Class-10+2 (Voc) – ITI/NERIST Certificate holder in AE / CE / ECE / EE / ME
NEE III B.Tech Degree (Technology stream) 72 3 years Diploma in the relevant branch of Engg and Tech

Understand The Admission Process Of NERIST Via NEE 2019 Below

The below flowchart will help you to understand the admission process via NEE 1, NEE 2 and NEE 3. You can ask any additional doubt in the comment box below.

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria are different for different phases of the examination. Thus, below we have differentiated the same under 3 heads:

NEE 1 Eligibility:

Age Limit: Maximum Age Limit as on 31st July 2019 is of 19 years for the students of the general category (GE) (born on or after 1st August 1999), 22 years for OBC and female applicants (born on or after 1st August, 1996) and 24 years for ST/SC/PD (born on or after 1 st August, 1994).

Academic Qualification: Applicants must have passed Class X / Matriculation / Secondary examination or an equivalent examination with Science and Mathematics. They should have passed in all the subjects including Science and Mathematics separately.

NEE 2 Eligibility:

Age Limit: Maximum Age Limit as on 31st July 2019 is 23 years for the students of the general category (GE) (born on or after 1st August 1995), 26 years for OBC and female applicants (born on or after 1st August, 1992) and 28 years for ST/SC/PD (born on or after 1st August, 1990).

Academic Qualifications for different schemes/modes of NEE-II:

  • NEE-II (PCM): Applicants must have passed in 10+2 (PCM)/ Higher Secondary (PCM) with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM).
  • NEE-II (Vocational):Applicants must have passed10+2(Vocational) / ITI / NERIST Certificate in any one of the branches / trades, viz., [Agricultural Engineering] Farm Equipment (FE) / Food Processing (FP); [Civil Engineering] Construction Technology i.e. Draftsmanship / Surveyor (CT); [Electronics and Communications Engineering] Electronics Technology or Electronics Maintenance (ET/EM); [Electrical Engineering] Electrical Technology or Electrical Maintenance (ET/EM); [Mechanical Engineering] Mechanical Craftsmanship (MC) / Automobile Technology (AT) and Refrigeration & Air Conditioning (R&AC) are eligible.

Candidates, who are selected for admission to Technology Stream under NEE-II (PCM) / NEE-II(Vocational), shall have the choice of the branch during counselling out of the six branches/disciplines, viz., AE, CE, CSE, EE, ECE and ME on the basis of their merit and reservation category.

NEE 2 Eligibility:

Age Limit: Maximum Age Limit as on 31st July 2019 is 40 years for the students of the general category (GE) (born on or after 1st August 1978), 43 years for OBC and female applicants (born on or after 1st August, 1975) and 45 years for ST/SC/PD (born on or after 1st August, 1973).

Academic Qualifications: Applicants must have passed the 3-year Diploma course from any Government recognized Polytechnic / institution in the respective or allied discipline/ branch as per the Appendix-III given in this Information Brochure with a minimum of 60% marks considering aggregate marks of all the three years’ together/CGPA of 6.0 on a 10 point scale or NERIST Diploma Module with a minimum of CGPA 6.0. Those applicants who do not possess their qualifications as per the disciplines/branches mentioned in Appendix-III are not eligible for the admission.

NERIST 2019 Application Form

Candidates have to apply online to be able to appear NERIST Entrance Exam 2019. The application form will be available as per the schedule via a direct link on this page. To fill the application form candidates can follow the brief steps below:

  1. Click on the direct link on this page that will be available as per the schedule.
  2. Next, register using your email id, mobile number etc.
  3. Next, the online application form will appear on the screen.
  4. Fill and submit the form with the application fee.

NERIST 2019 Application Fee and Mode of Payment:

Mode: Online (via net banking/credit card/debit card)

General and OBC candidates Rs 1000
SC, ST, PH candidates Rs 600

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Pattern

The exam pattern of NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 will be different for NEE 1, NEE 2 and NEE 3. However, the general pattern will be that the questions are of objective type with multiple-choice answers. For every wrong answer to a question, 1/4 of the marks carried by that question is deducted. There is no deduction of marks for un-attempted questions.

Now below are the exam pattern separately mentioned for each phase of the entrance exam:

NEE 1 Exam Pattern

It is conducted in one paper of 150 marks of three hours duration. The NEE 1 question paper will be consisting of three sections.

Section and Subject Marks Questions
A – Physics 35 35 questions of 1-mark each
B – Chemistry 35 35 questions of 1-mark each
C – Mathematics 80
  • 30 questions of 1-mark each
  • 25 questions of 2-marks each

Candidates appearing in NEE 1 (Paper Code 10) are eligible for admission to Base (Certificate) Module of Technology Stream.

NEE 2 Exam pattern

The NEE 2 is conducted with a single question paper of 150 marks of three hours duration. The examination paper consists of either three or four sections with details given below.

NEE 2 (PCM): Candidates, seeking admission in Diploma Module of Technology Stream, with academic qualification of 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics shall have to attempt NEE 2 (PCM). Question paper under this scheme consists of three sections viz. Section A, Section B and Section C.

Section and Subject Marks Questions
A – Physics 45
  • 25 questions of 1-mark each
  • 10 questions of 2-marks each
B – Chemistry 45
  • 25 questions of 1-mark each
  • 10 questions of 2-marks each
C – Mathematics 60
  • 30 questions of 1-mark each
  • 15 questions of 2-marks each

NEE 2 (Vocational): Candidates, seeking admission in Diploma Module of Technology Stream, with academic qualification of 10+2 (Vocational)/ITI/NERIST Certificate in any trade shall have to attempt NEE 2 (Vocational). Question paper under this scheme consists of four sections viz. Section A, Section B, Section C and Section D.

Section and Subject Marks Questions
A – Physics 25 25 questions of 1-mark each
B – Chemistry 25 25 questions of 1-mark each
C – Mathematics 30 30 questions of 1-mark each
D – Vocational Subject 70 30 questions of 1-mark each
20 questions of 2-marks each

NEE 2 (PCB): Candidates, seeking admission to 4 years’ Degree program in Forestry, with academic qualification of 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology shall have to attempt NEE-II (PCB). Question paper under this scheme consists of three sections viz. Section A, Section B and Section C.

Section and Subject Marks Questions
A – Physics 45
  • 25 questions of 1-mark each
  • 10 questions of 2-marks each
B – Chemistry 45
  • 25 questions of 1-mark each
  • 10 questions of 2-marks each
C – Biology 60
  • 30 questions of 1-mark each
  • 15 questions of 2-marks each

NEE 3 Exam Pattern

There will be a single question paper of 150 marks consisting of four sections of three hours’ duration, including one section of the relevant branch subject according to their qualifying examination.

Candidates, seeking admission in Degree Module of Technology Stream, with academic qualification of Diploma in relevant branch/discipline, shall have to attempt NEE 3. Question paper for NEE 3 consists of four sections viz. Section A, Section B, Section C and Section D.

Section and Subject Marks Questions
A – Physics 25 25 questions of 1-mark each
B – Chemistry 25 25 questions of 1-mark each
C – Biology 30 30 questions of 1-mark each
D – Branch Subject 70
  • 30 questions of 1-mark each
  • 20 questions of 2-marks each

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Syllabus

The syllabus for NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 has not been defined by the official authorities, however, they have defined what are the areas from where the questions in the entrance exam will be asked.

NEE 2: Syllabus Of Common Engineering Sciences

NEE 3: Syllabus of the relevant Branch

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Admit Card

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Admit Card will be available in the online mode. It will have important details like information about the exam such as date and time, and candidate details like name and roll number. Login credentials generated at the time of form submissions such as user ID and password are required to download the admit card. No admit card will be posted to the candidates. Thus, make sure you download the admit card as per the schedule without fail.

NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 Result

The result of the entrance exam will be declared on the official website of NERIST. candidates will have to visit the website and check their result. Candidates will then have to appear in the counselling rounds if they find themselves qualified in the NERIST Entrance Exam 2019.

FEE Structure Of NERIST Entrance Exam 2019

The Fee Structure Of NERIST Entrance Exam 2019 is as given in the table below:

However, it is to be noted that the fees are subjected to change as per requirements.

ENGINEERING ENTRANCE EXAMS 2019

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