ITM NEST 2020 Exam Pattern

Abhik Das Updated On: 22 Oct, 2019 17:14 IST

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ITM NEST Exam Pattern 2020

The candidates can take a quick glance at the ITM NEST 2020 exam pattern given below. The 2020 exam pattern of ITM NEST will consist of various details about the ITM NEST question paper like the total number of questions, question-type, time duration etc. For detailed information regarding the marking scheme, number of sections etc. the candidates can resort to the ITM NEST 2020 exam pattern page of CollegeDekho. The candidates are advised to take a quick tour of the page and the sections available below for more information regarding the exam pattern of ITM NEST 2020.

  • ITM NEST Examination will be organised in both online and offline modes.
  • The nature of examination is objective multiple type questions.
  • ITM NEST Question paper consists of 100 Objective type questions for which candidates are provided with 4 choices.
  • The question paper language will be in English.
  • Each part consists of 25 questions.
  • The total duration given to complete the examination is 1 hour 30 minutes.
  • There are two parts in the question paper, namely paper A and paper B where Paper A is common to all the streams and paper B is different for each stream and degree.

Detailed ITM NEST 2020 Exam Pattern


Paper A

Paper B

B.Tech.,BCA, B.Sc. (PCM)

IT, English, GS


M.Tech, MBA, MCA

IT, English, GS

Aptitude & Reasoning


IT, English, GS



IT, English, GS


M.Sc. (Nursing)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Nursing

B.Sc. (Nursing), B.Sc. Post Basic(Nursing), B.Sc. (Optometry),B.Sc. (Biotech.), B.Sc.(Food tech.)

IT, English, GS


B.Sc. (Agriculture)

IT, English, GS

Maths +Biology

M.Sc. (Agriculture)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Agriculture

M.Sc. (Micro,.), M.Sc. (Food Tech.), M.Sc.(Bio Tech.)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Biology

M.Sc.(Petro.), M.Sc. (Chemistry)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Chemistry

M.Sc. (Physics)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Physics

M.Sc. (Applied Maths)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Maths

B.Sc(Fashion/Interior), Diploma (Fashion / Interior)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Design

B.Sc. (Health & Physical Ed.)

IT, English, GS

Aptitude + Sports GK

ITM NEST Marking Scheme 2020

  • Each question carries 2 marks.

  • 1 mark is deducted for each question attempted wrong or left unattempted.

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