NEST Answer Key 2020

Nupur Kaushik Updated On: 27 Dec, 2019 13:05 IST

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NEST 2020 Answer Key

Candidates searching for NEST 2020 answer key will be required to visit the official website of  National Institute of Science Education and Research, Bhubaneswar (NISER) and University of Mumbai – Department of Atomic Energy Centre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai (UM–DAE CEBS). The release date of the NEST answer key has not yet been announced officially. However, it is expected to be published in the second week of June after the NEST 2020 exam is over.

The official website of NISER & UM–DAE CEBS will publish the answer key. The answer key will help candidates in calculating their probable scores as per their performance in the examination.

NEST 2020 answer key will have answers to different sets of papers. The answers will be available question-wise. Candidates must download the answer key and save it for future reference.

NEST 2020 Answer Key Important Dates

Events

Dates

NEST 2020 Exam

Last Week of May 2020

NEST 2020 Answer Key

To be Released

NEST 2020 Result

3rd Week of June 2020

Steps to Download NEST 2020 Answer Key

  • Go to the official website of NEST.

  • On the homepage, click on the link available for accessing ‘Answer Key’.

  • A new page will open with the NEST 2020 answer key.

  • The page will open in a PDF format, and candidates can download this file and save it for future references.

Marking Scheme of NEST 2020 Answer Key

The table given below shows the marking scheme of NEST 2020 answer key.

Sections

Marks

General Aptitude

30

Physics

50

Mathematics

50

Chemistry

50

Biology

50

Total

230

Note:

  • In the General Aptitude section, no marks will be deducted for the wrong answer and unattempted question.

  • There is negative marking for sections like Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and Biology.

  • Total time duration to answer all the sections is 210 minutes.

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