JEE Main Exam 2017
JEE Main Exam 2017 exam is the most important exam among the students of India. JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) is a two tier examination (Main & Advanced) regulated by CBSE Board. Candidates can get admissions in B.Tech/B.Arch programmes offered by NITs, IIITs and other engineering institutions through JEE Main exam while IITs offer these courses through JEE Advanced exam. JEE Main exam is also considered as a qualifying exam to appear JEE Advanced exam. Candidates can check here detailed information of JEE Main 2017.
The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has notified following two changes in the JEE pattern for JEE Main Exam 2017:
- There shall be no weightage for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE (Main) examination,
- For the candidates to qualify for the admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFTIs whose admissions are based on the JEE (Advanced)/JEE(Main) ranks, they should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.
The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttrakhand, Nagaland, Odisha & some other institutions have joined JEE (Main) system, however, their admission criteria will be notified by the concerned authorities.
Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State level examination, are also advised to fill in the JEE (Main)–2017 application form online. The Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) of JEE (Main) will also be an eligibility test for the JEE (Advanced), which the candidate has to take if he/she is aspiring for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs.
i) All the Indian citizen candidates should possess AADHAAR card issued by UIDAI. At the time of filling application form of JEE (Main)–2017, the candidates will have to enter their AADHAAR number, name, date of birth & gender which will be validated with the UIDAI’s data.
In case, these particulars do not match, the candidates will not be able to fill the application form for JEE (Main)–2017. Therefore, the candidates are advised to ensure that their AADHAAR card has correct details of their name, date of birth & gender as per school records. If there is some mismatch in these details, the candidates should immediately get it corrected in AADHAAR data or school records, as the case may be.
ii) Applicants not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, are hereby required to make application for Aadhaar enrolment in case he/she is entitled to obtain Aadhaar as per section 3 of Aadhaar Act. Such applicant may visit any Aadhaar enrolment center (list available atuidai.gov.in) to get enrolled for Aadhaar.
iii) In order to facilitiate such applicants who are not having Aadhaar, the CBSE has specially set up facilitation centres in each city of examination for the purpose of Aadhaar enrolment. The applicants can approach such facilitation centres who will not charge any amount from any applicant for Aadhaar enrolment. The list of the facilitation centre is available onwww.jeemain.nic.in.
These applicants who have enrolled for Aadhaar and have not received Aadhaar should enter 14 digit Aadhaar Enrolment ID (with slash) printed on the Aadhaar enrolment slip at the time of filling online application form for JEE(Main) 2017.
iv) In case Aadhaar enrolment facility is not available at the facilitation centres, the applicants should submit a request for Aadhaar enrolment. The facilitation centre will issue a registration number to such applicants. This registration number should be entered by the applicants at the time of filling online application form for JEE(Main) 2017.
v) The above provisions shall be applicable in all states except J&K, Assam & Meghalaya.
vi) The applicants who have passed or appearing in Class XII examination from the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya need to enter the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid Govt. identity number provided they should select the city of examination in these states only.
The online application process will start from 01st December, 2016 onwards. The last date for online submission of application is 16th January, 2017 and fee can be paid upto 17th January 2017.
JEE Main Exam 2017 -Important Dates
The Exam date of offline & online paper and result date for JEE Main 2017 have been released. Check dates here:
|Official notification release||18th November 2016|
|Application form release||1st December 2016|
|Application Form Close||16th January, 2017 (Extended)|
|Image Correction Facility||10th December 2016 (onwards)|
|Last date of fee payment||17th January, 2017 (Extended)|
|Application form correction window||one week in the second half of January, 2017|
|Release of Admit Card||first week of March, 2017|
|JEE Main offline exam (Pen and Paper Based exam)||2nd April 2017|
|JEE Main online exam (Computer Based exam)||8th & 9th April, 2017|
|Display of answer key & OMR sheet||18th – 20th April 2017|
|Result declaration (paper 1)||27th April 2017|
|Declaration of All India Rank for JEE Main (Paper 2)||27th May 2017|
|Counselling schedule||first week of July, 2017|
More information can be obtained from official website – www.jeemain.nic.in.
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