How to prepare for NED University Test in 2024?

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The NED University Test


The NED University is one of the oldest Engineering institutions in Pakistan.  It offers bachelor's degree programs in nine Engineering disciplines along with several master's degree programs and also one Faculty-Development Doctorate Degree program. NED University is also offering a Bachelor in Architecture and Computer Science and Information Technology. Applications on prescribed forms are invited from the candidates domiciled in Sind province for admission in first-year classes to the following bachelor's degree programs of this university for academic session 2024-25.

NED University of Engineering & Technology conducts its entry test twice a year which provides students a chance to improve their test scores and increase their chances of selection.


Why NED test is important for students seeking admission to Universities?


The NED test is important for students in Pakistan because it is a mandatory requirement to get admission to engineering programs at NED University. The test evaluates students' knowledge in subjects such as Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, and English, which are important for engineering studies. Achieving a good score on the NED admission test can greatly impact a student's chances of getting admission to a prestigious engineering institute in Pakistan.



What is the minimum score for qualifying NED Test and does that guarantee admission to the university?


The marks required for admission to a specific program at NED University Karachi can vary from year to year based on factors such as the number of applicants and the overall performance of the applicants. However, it's generally advisable to aim for high marks in the NED admission test to increase your chances of admission to the NED University of Engineering. Typically, a strong performance on the NED test, along with meeting other admission criteria, can improve your chances of securing admission to any engineering program.

In the NED test, the total marks are 100. The passing marks for the NED test are 50%.


What is the validity period of the NED Test?


The validity period of the NED Test is two years the candidate appears for it. 


What is the format of the NED Test?


The test format of the NED test is based on 100 marks. There are a total of 100 multiple-choice questions. The test format of the NED test consists of four parts which are as follows.


Maths: This part consists of a total of 25 multiple-choice questions. These questions are based on the previous knowledge of the subject.


Physics: This part consists of 25 multiple-choice questions. The difficulty level of these questions is based on the knowledge of physics that has already been taught to the candidates.


Chemistry/Computer: This part also consists of 25 multiple-choice questions. Those who have done ICS will get the mcqs related to Computer Science and those who have done FSC pre-engineering will get mcqs related to Chemistry.


English: This part has 25 English-based questions. This consists of English Vocabulary, grammar, and composition-related questions.


Is there any minimum qualification criterion for taking the ECAT?


Candidates with a minimum of 12 years of education are eligible to apply for and appear in the NED test.


How can I register for the NED test?


Registrations for the NED test are accepted online by the NED university. To register, simply visit the NED website and create an account.  You will have to provide your name and other information. Make sure it’s the same name and information shown on your IDs. Fill out all required fields and complete any optional ones you’d like to. Determine the most suitable test center and testing dates for you and select accordingly. Upload a photo that meets the requirements. Submit the fee, upload the fee challan, and print your admission challan.


When should I take the NED Test?


If you are willing to have higher qualifications after 12 years of education then you should take the NED just after you take the final exams for intermediate. The test result will remain valid for almost a year for admissions. Early taking of the NED test enables you to apply to more programs and choose the best one. You can take the test just before the college applications are opened. 



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