NERIST 2020 Application Form last date is 10th March 2020. NERIST is also known as North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology. NERIST university conducts the entrance exams for the candidates who are interested in the diploma & degree courses in Engineering & technology.

The NERIST conducts the NERIST Entrance Examination (NEE) for the students. Every year students seek to get admission in the various courses. Some of those courses are Base Module (Certificate Course), Degree Module Courses in Technology streams & Diploma Module and also Degree Module course in Forestry. Its a state level Entrance Exam.

Here, from this article, the candidates can get the complete information of the NERIST Entrance Examination 2020 in which includes the NERIST Entrance Examination Application form, Application dates, the procedure to fill the Application form, eligibility criteria etc.

NERIST Entrance Exam 2020

There are four steps in applying for NEE- registration, filling the form, uploading documents and payment of fees. 

  • It is compulsory for students to have passed class 10+2 examinations with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as main subjects.
  • This exam is conducted on three different levels as NEE-I, NEE-II, and NEE-III.
  • The application fee is INR 1000 for General/OBC students and INR 600 for SC/ST/PD students.
  • Payment of application fee through online mode only.

About University:-

North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology was founded with a 1979 proposal by the Government of Arunachal Pradesh to establish a Science and Technology Institute. A report made by a team of professors from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad in 1981–82, was submitted to the North Eastern Council (NEC) which approved it, paving the way to the registering of the society for the institute on 11th January 1983.


Overview of NERIST NEE 2020



Examination Nam

NERIST Entrance Examination

Commonly Known As


Conducting body

NERIST- North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology

Mode of application


Mode of exam

OMR-based (offline)

Mode of counselling


Purpose of exam

Admission to base(NEE-1), degree (NEE-2) and diploma (NEE-2) modules of engineering and technology stream; and to degree module of Forestry stream (through NEE-2 (PCB)).


NEE-1 (base module) : 200 seats; NEE-2 : 80 seats; NEE-2 (PCB) : 30 seats; NEE-3 : 72 seats

Important Dates for NERIST 2020 Application Form

The important dates regarding NERIST 2020 exam application process is tabulated below.

NEE 2020 Dates
Release of online application form 10th Jan 2020
Last date to submit the online application form 10th Mar 2020
Release date of NEE 2020 admit card 5th Apr 2020
NEE-II & III date of exam 18th Apr 2020 (10 am – 1 pm)
NEE I date of exam 19th Apr 2020 (10 a.m – 1 p.m)
Declaration of Result 15th May 2020
Date of counselling 8th July 2020 onwards

Steps to fill the Application Form:

  • Visit the official website
  • Click the register button.
  • Fill in the details.
  • Click on register now
  • The aspirants will receive the username & password via email once the registration is completed.
  • Log in again using the credentials
  • Fill all the mandatory information
  • Upload the scanned photo & signature
  • Pay the application fee as mentioned.
  • Save the confirmation of the payment.
  • Click on submit and save the application confirmation.

NEE 2020 Programs Offered

By qualifying for NERIST NEE 2020, a candidate becomes eligible to pursue a various certificate, degree or degree modules. Check the list of courses, from below.

Exam Course No of Seats
NEE 1 Base (Certificate) 200+20*
NEE-2 Diploma in Engg and Tech (Technology stream) 70+07*
NEE-2 B.Sc Degree in Forestry 30+03*
NEE 3 B.Tech Degree (Technology stream) 72+07*

Note: 80+08* Seats will be occupied by JEE through Counseling of JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority-2020). The existing vacancies after counselling of JoSSA shall be filled up with waitlist of NEE-II. *EWS as per GoI norms & Policy

NERIST Entrance Examination 2020 Eligibility Criteria

To appear for NEE, candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria as mentioned below:

  • Candidates appearing for NEE needs to make sure that they are not more than 23 years as on July 31, 2020 (for the student of General category), 26 years, born on or after August 1, 1995 (for OBC and female applicants), and 28 years for ST/SC/PD (born on or after August 1, 1989).
  • Applicants must have passed 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology as main subjects. Those candidates who are seeking an entry through NEE (Vocational) exam, must have passed 10+2 (Vocational) / ITI / NERIST Certificate in any one of the branches- Agricultural Engineering, Farm Equipment, Food Processing (FP), Civil Engineering] Construction Technology, Electronics and Communications Engineering] Electronics Technology or Electronics Maintenance, Electrical Engineering Electrical Technology or Electrical Maintenance, Mechanical Engineering, Automobile Technology (AT) and Refrigeration & Air Conditioning.