ITM NEST 2023: Notification, Exam Date, Application, Pattern, Syllabus

ITM NEST is an entrance examination organized by ITM University to offer candidates admission into various UG, PG, and Diploma, Ph.D. courses. To get admission, the candidates have to pass the entrance examination. NEST stands for National Entrance and Scholarship Test and the candidates who clear this exam can secure his/her seat in the university. In this article, we will discuss ITM NEST 2023 Notification, Exam Date, Application, Pattern, Syllabus, etc.

ITM NEST 2023 Important Dates

Available Online application fromJanuary
Final date to submit the application formApril
Application fee submit the last dateApril
ITM NEST 2023 Exam DatesMay
Counseling dateJune

ITM NEST 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The following are the eligibility criteria for ITM NEST 2023 examination-

  • For UG courses, the candidates are required to have passed class 12th from a recognized board with at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination
  • For PG courses, the candidates are required to have a graduation degree from a recognized university with at least 50% marks in the qualifying examination
  • For medical-related courses, the candidate is required to have passed class 12th with biology or biotechnology as main subjects

ITM NEST Application form 2023

The following are the application form for the ITM NEST entrance examination-

  • Visit the official website of ITM University and navigate to the admission section followed by clicking on the apply online button
  • Now, you have to get yourself registered with the university using your email ID, password, etc.
  • After registration is complete, you have to log into the website using your login credentials
  • Now, click on the NEST application form and fill the form with correct information
  • After filling out the form is complete, you have to upload the documents mentioned below
  • Now, you have to pay the application fee using a credit/debit card, UPI, Net banking, etc.
  • Make sure you have taken a printout of the application form and payment receipt for future use.

Document Required for Applying ITM NEST

The following are the necessary document that you must upload on the website while filling the application-

  • The passport size Photograph of the candidate should be in JPG/JPEG format and the Image size should be between 10Kb to 200Kb.
  • Signature of the candidate
  • Graduation Degree/ Mark sheet
  • Left-Hand Thumb Impression of the candidate
  • Class 10th Certificate of the candidate
  • Post Card size Photograph of the candidate

ITM NEST Examination Pattern

The following are the examination pattern for ITM NEST examination for various courses.

CoursePaper APaper B
BTechIT, English, GSPCM
MTechIT, English, GSAptitude & Reasoning
MBAIT, English, GSAptitude & Reasoning
BBAIT, English, GSCommerce
BComIT, English, GSCommerce
BPharmIT, English, GSPCMB
MCAIT, English, GSAptitude & Reasoning
MSc(Nursing)IT, English, GSAptitude + Nursing
BSc(Nursing)IT, English, GSPCB
BSc Post Basic (Nursing)IT, English, GSPCB
BSc(Agriculture)IT, English, GSMaths +Biology
MSc(Agriculture)IT, English, GSAptitude + Agriculture
BSc(PCM)IT, English, GSPCM
BSc(Optometry)IT, English, GSPCB
BSc (Biotech)IT, English, GSPCB
BSc (Food Tech)IT, English, GSPCB
MSc (Micro)IT, English, GSAptitude + Biology
MSc (Food Tech)IT, English, GSAptitude + Biology
MSc (Biotech)IT, English, GSAptitude + Biology
MSc (Petro)IT, English, GSAptitude + Chemistry
MSc (Chemistry)IT, English, GSAptitude + Chemistry
MSc (Physics)IT, English, GSAptitude + Physics
MSc (Applied Maths)IT, English, GSAptitude + Maths
BSc (Fashion / Interior)IT, English, GSAptitude + Design
Diploma (Fashion / Interior)IT, English, GSAptitude + Design
BSc (Health & Physical Education)IT, English, GSAptitude + Design 

Subject wise ITM NEST 2023 Syllabus

The following are the syllabus for the ITM NEST Entrance exam-

Information Technology

The Dimension of Information TechnologyGeneral Engineering
Basics of ElectronicsComputer Languages
Engineering PhysicsComputer Organization
Communication SkillsApplication of MS-Windows
Engineering MathematicsComputer Communication Network
Network Security and CryptographyIntroduction to Microprocessor
Distributed DatabasesIntroduction to Web Technology
Digital ElectronicsObject-Oriented Programming (C++)
Operating SystemsBusiness Applications of IT
Concepts of DatabaseSoftware Project Management
Management of Information SystemsApplications of Microprocessor
Principles of ManagementE-Commerce
Computer Graphics and SimulationData Mining and Data Warehousing
Programming Tools and Techniques


Sentence CompletionVerbal Analogies
 Verbal Deduction

General Studies

Indian Heritage & CultureThe Freedom Struggle
Modern Indian HistoryPost-independence Consolidation
Salient Features of Indian SocietyHistory of the World
Role of Women and Women’s OrganizationPopulation and Associated Issues
Poverty and Developmental IssuesUrbanization
Effects of Globalization on Indian SocietySalient Features of World’s Physical Geography
Indian GeographyImportant Geophysical Phenomena


Physical-world and measurementElectro statistics
KinematicsCurrent Electricity
Laws of MotionMagnetic effects of Current and Magnetism
Work, Energy, and PowerElectromagnetic induction and alternating currents
The motion of systems of particles and rigid bodyElectromagnetic waves
Properties of Bulk MatterDual Nature of Matter and Radiation
ThermodynamicsAtoms and Nuclei
The behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theoryElectronic Devices
Oscillations and wave


Some basic concepts of ChemistrySolid-state
Structure of atomSolutions
Classification of Elements and Periodicity in PropertiesElectrochemistry
Chemical Bonding and Molecular structureChemical Kinetics
States of Matter: Gases and liquidsSurface Chemistry
ThermodynamicsGeneral principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements
EquilibriumP Block elements
Redox reactionsD and F block elements
HydrogenCoordination compounds
s-Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Some p-Block elementsAlcohols, Phenols, and Ethers
Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles and techniquesAldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids
HydrocarbonsOrganic compounds containing Nitrogen
Environmental chemistryBiomolecules, Polymers, and Chemistry in everyday life


Diversity in the Living WorldReproduction
Structural Organisation – Plants and AnimalsGenetics and Evolution
Cell Structure and FunctionBiology and Human welfare
Plant PhysiologyBiotechnology and its applications
Human physiologyEcology and environment


Sets and FunctionsRelations and Functions
Coordinate GeometryCalculus
CalculusVectors and Three – Dimensional Geometry
Mathematical ReasoningLinear Programming
Statistics and ProbabilityProbability


Ratio and Proportion
Profit, Loss and DiscountTime and Work Speed and Distance
Mixture and Alligation LCM / HCF
Calendar Probability Intellectual Potential TestAverages
Data InterpretationAges
Coding and DecodingSeries Comp
Deductive Logic Direction sense testBlood relations & Family Tree
Logic Data SufficiencyAnalogy Inductive

ITM NEST 2023 Admit Card

Admit card for ITM NEST is not yet released by the examination conducting authority, we will update the admit card once the admit card is released. The guidelines mentioned on the admit card must be followed otherwise the examination authorities might cancel your examination.

ITM NEST Reference Books

The following are the reference books for the ITM NEST entrance test-

Name of the bookPublisher or author
Modern ABC of Textbook ChemistryDr. S.P.Jauhar
Physical ChemistryP.Bahadur
Aptitude Test Problems in PhysicsS.S Krotov
Concepts of PhysicsH.C. Verma
Genetic EngineeringP.S Verma
GeneticsP.S Verma
Objective BiologyM.P. Tyagi and J.P Goyal
Integral CalculusAmit M. Agarwal
Skills in Mathematics Coordinates Geometry for IIT JEES.K Goyal


The result for ITM NEST 2023 is not yet released, we will update the result once the examination authorities release the examination result.

ITM NEST Counseling

Counseling is an event where the candidates who have cleared the examination are summoned by the university to block the admission seat. The candidates have to visit the venue with the documents mentioned below in both original and Xerox copies and submit their documents to the university.

Documents Required for Counseling

The following are the documents required for the counseling session-

  • Counseling Call Letter
  • Original mark sheet & certificate of class 10th / 12th
  • Age proof certificate
  • School leaving / Transfer Certificate from Institution in which you had studied last.
  • Caste Certificate (in case of candidates of reserved category)
  • Domicile certificate and Migration Certificate
  • Character Certificate from a responsible person / Headmaster of School
  • ITM NEST admit card
  • ITM NEST result card

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