NEE Exam

March 1, 2018
NERIST Entrance Exam

NEE 2018 - North Eastern Regional Institute of Science & Technology conducts NERIST Entrance Examination for Certificate Course, Diploma Module & Degree Module Courses in Technology streams and also Degree Module courses in Forestry. NEE 2018 comprises three different papers known as NEE-I, NEE-II and NEE-III for admission into Base module, Diploma module, Degree module respectively. The application form of NEE 2018 is available online from January 11 to March 12. NEE eligibility criteria differ for each paper. Before applying for the entrance examination candidates must ensure that they are eligible to appear for it. NEE admit card will be issued online to all registered candidates from March 24. NEE I will be conducted on April 22 while NEE-II and III will be held on April 21 in 13 cities across 8 north-eastern states of India. As per NEE exam pattern, all papers will have objective type questions. On the basis of candidates’ performance in NEE 2018, NERIST will fill over 1359 seats. For complete information about NEE 2018 such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, exam pattern and more go through the article given below on this page.
Latest: NEE Application Form 2018 available now


NEE 2018- Exam Overview

Exam name

JEE Main Knockout : Target Jan/April 2019 Start Preparing

NERIST Entrance Examination

Exam category


Exam level


Conducting Body

North Eastern Regional Institute of Science & Technology

Commonly known as


Courses offered

Base module/Diploma module/Degree module

Exam Duration

3 hours

NEE Important Dates 2018

The important dates of NEE 2018 consist dates related to application form, admit card, examination, result etc. The list of NEE important dates are given in the table below:

Important dates of NEE 2018


NEE 2018 events

Important dates


NEE application form available from

January 11, 2018


Last date to submit application form

March 12, 2018


NEE admit card releases on

March 24, 2018


NEE-I exam

April 22,  2018


NEE-II and III exam

April 21, 2018


Result declaration

May 14, 2018


Counselling of NEE 2018

July 11, 2018 (tentative)

NEE Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria of NEE 2018 provide details about the norms that candidates need to meet for appearing in the entrance examination. NEE eligibility criteria differ for NEE-I, NEE-II and NEE-III. Check NEE eligibility criteria 2018 below in the table:

Exam name

Age requirement

Academic qualification


The upper age limit as on July 31, 2018, is 23 years for the
students of the general category (born on

or after August 1, 1999), 26 years for OBC and female applicants
(born on or after August 1, 1996) and 28 years for ST/SC/PD
(born on or after August 1, 1994).


Applicants must have passed Class X/Matriculation/Secondary
examination or an

equivalent examination with Science and Mathematics.


The upper age limit as on July 31, 2018, is 23 years for the
students of the general category (born on

or after August 1, 1995), 26 years for OBC and female applicants
(born on or after August 1, 1992) and 28 years for ST/SC/PD
(born on or after August 1, 1990).

Applicants must have passed 10+2(PCM)/ Higher Secondary (PCM)
with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM).


The upper age limit as on July 31, 2018, is 40 years for the students of
the general category (born on

or after August 1, 1978), 43 years for OBC and female applicants
(born on or after August 1, 1975) and 45 years for ST/SC/PD
(born on or after August 1, 1973).

Applicants must have passed the 3-year Diploma course from
any Government recognized polytechnic/institution in the respective or
allied discipline/branch with a minimum of 60% marks

NEE Application Form 2018

NERIST has released NEE application form 2018 online. The cost of the application form is Rs. 750 (Rs. 400 for SC/ST/PD candidates). The steps involved for NEE 2018 application form is given below:

Step 1) Online registration

Step 2) Activation of account

Step 3) Filling examination, personal and academic details in NEE application form

Step 4) Uploading scanned copies of photograph and signature

Step 5) Payment of NEE application fee

Step 6) Print out of confirmation page

NEE Exam Centres 2018

NERIST entrance examination is to be held in 13 cities of 8 North Eastern states. Candidates have to select two cities as per the preference at the time of filling the application form. While making the choice of the exam cities candidates must be careful as request for change in the allotted NEE exam centre will not be entertained any circumstances. Candidates can check names of NEE exam centres from the table given below:

NEE exam centres 2018






















North Lakhimpur







NEE Admit Card 2018

The admit card of NEE 2018 will be available for download for registered candidates in the fourth week of March. Candidates can download it through their registration number or they can directly login with their user ID and password. Applicants will also receive SMS and email on their registered mobile number and email ID. The name of the exam centre and address will be mentioned on the admit card of NEE. Test takers must carry NEE 2018 admit card along with them to the exam centre on the exam day.

NEE Exam Pattern 2018

The exam pattern of NEE 2018 is set by NERIST. All the papers i.e. NEE-I, NEE-II, NEE-III will be a pen and paper test and it will consist multiple choice questions. NEE exam pattern consists information about the overall structure of the entrance test such as exam mode, subjects, question type, number of questions, marking scheme etc. Candidates can check NEE 2018 exam pattern from the table given below:

Exam pattern of NEE 2018






Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, vocational subject
Degree module in Forestry- Physics, Chemistry, Biology

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Branch subject

No. of questions




Total marks




Marking scheme

Deduction of 1/4th of marks for incorrect response

Deduction of 1/4th of marks for incorrect response

Deduction of 1/4th of marks for incorrect response


3 hours

3 hours

3 hours


NEE Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of NEE 2018 is set by NERIST for NEE-1, NEE-II, NEE-III. It is important for test takers to be acquainted with NEE syllabus and cover all the chapters to score good marks in the examination. Candidates can check the chapters in each subject that they need to study from the examination in the table given below:

Syllabus of NEE 2018






Measurement in Science and Technology, Structure of Atom, Motion, Gravitation, Work, Energy and Power, Heat, Wave motion and sound, Light reflection and refraction, Optical Instruments, Electricity, its heating and chemical effects, Magnetic effects of electric current, Nuclear Fission and Fusion, The Universe

Physical World and Measurement, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Motion of system of particles and Rigid Body, Gravitation, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Oscillations, Waves, Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Magnetic effects of current & magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating currents, Electromagnetic Waves, Optics, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Atomic Nucleus, Solid and Semi-conductor Devices

Units and dimensions, Laws of motion, Rotational motion, Gravitation, Properties of matter, Heat and thermodynamics, Oscillations and waves, Electrostatics, Current electricity, Magnetic effect of current, Magnetism, Electromagnetic induction and alternating current, Ray Optics and Optical Instruments


Matter Around Us, Atomic Structure, Classification of Elements, Chemical Bonding, Chemical reactions and Some basic concepts, Energetics, Metals, Non-Metals, Bio-mass as fuel, Environmental Pollution,

Some Basic concepts of chemistry, Structure of Atoms and Chemical Bonding, States of Matter, Solutions, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical Equilibrium, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, Redox Reactions, Electrochemistry, s-Block Elements, p-Block Elements, d- & f-Block Elements, Co-ordination and Organo-metallic Compounds, Organic Chemistry, Chemistry in Everyday life

Structure of Atom, Chemical Bonding, Periodic Properties of Elements, Gaseous State, Chemical Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Electrochemistry, Organic chemistry, Organic compounds with one functional group


Number System, Polynomials, Rational Expressions, Linear Equations in one & two variables, Quadratic Equations, Lines, Angles and Triangles, Circles, Trigonometry, Mensuration, Statistics and Probability, Coordinate Geometry (2D)

Sets, Relations and functions, Complex Numbers, Theory of quadratic equation, Sequences and series, Permutations and combinations, Mathematical Induction, Mathematical logic, Boolean Algebra, Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry, Circles, Geometry of Three Dimension (3D), Calculus, Differentiation, Application of Derivatives, Definite Integrals, Differential Equations, Elementary Dynamics, Probability,

Trigonometry, Algebra, Coordinate Geometry(2D), Coordinate Geometry (3D), Vector Algebra, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Statistics



Origin and Evolution of life, Cell biology, Physiology of plants and animals, Ecology and Environment, Morphology of plants and animals, Application of biology


Vocational subject


Syllabus of Common

Engineering Sciences and one Trade/Branch appropriate to the academic

qualification of an applicant

Syllabus of Branch subject


NEE Sample Papers 2018

The sample papers of NEE 2018 is set for candidates to practice for the entrance examination. Students preparing for NEE 2018 must solve questions from sample papers to prepare more effectively for the entrance examination. NEE 2018 sample papers will familiarize candidates with the questions they can expect in the examination. It will also help candidates to know about their preparation level and they can accordingly work on their shortcomings. Therefore, aspirants are advised to practice NEE sample papers after they have covered the prescribed syllabus.

NEE Answer Key 2018

The answer key of NEE will consist correct answers to all the questions asked in the entrance examination. With the help of NEE answer key test takers can cross-check their responses and calculate the probable score. NERIST doesn't usually publish the answer key of NEE. In case, NEE answer key is released it will be uploaded here.

NEE Result 2018

The result of NEE 2018 will be declared on May 14, online. NEE result will be published in Pdf file format and it will consist the list of all the qualified candidates. Only those students whose name will be mentioned on NEE 2018 result will be able called for the counselling and seat allotment process.

NEE Cutoff 2018

NEE 2018 cutoff is the minimum marks set by NERIST for qualifying the entrance examination. Based on the cutoff of NEE 2018 students will be shortlisted for admission to the university.

NEE Counselling 2018

NEE 2018 counselling will start in the second week of July. The names of all the shortlisted, as well as waitlisted candidates for admission, will be published online. Candidates have to report to the university in person to participate in NEE counselling. At the time of NEE 2018 counselling candidates have to submit attested copies all the relevant original certificates/documents. The list of documents/certificates for NEE counselling are given below:

NEE counselling 2018- Certificates/Documents

  1. Permanent Residential Certificate (PRC)

  2. Reserved category certificate

  3. Other (Non-PRC) certificate

  4. Government Employee Certificate (GEC)

  5. Anti-ragging undertakings

  6. Family income certificate

  7. Certificate of medical fitness

Contact details

North Eastern Regional Institute Of Science & Technology

NH-15A, Nirjuli, Arunachal Pradesh

Phone number- 0360 225 7401

Official website-