JEE Main 2017 (Joint Entrance Exam Main), organized by the Central Board of Secondary Education, is the first stage exam for admission to Engineering, Architecture and allied courses offered by a majority of private, government and centrally funded colleges including the IITs and NITs. Candidates who qualify the JEE Main 2017 exam are eligible to appear in second stage of the test which is JEE Advanced for admission to engineering program (B.Tech) offered by IITs. You can find here complete information of JEE Main 2017 Application Form, Latest News, Exam Pattern, important Dates etc.
JEE Main 2017 Latest News
JEE Main 2017 admit card is available from 14th March 2017.
JEE Main 2017 Admit Card
Candidates can download their respective admit card from 14th March, 2017. It will be possible to download the admit card from the official website only as there will be no physical dispatch. Soon, the authority releases admit card of candidates officially, we’ll update the direct link over here as well.
Meanwhile, you may go through the process of downloading JEE Main 2017 admit card, please have a look:
- Visit the official website of JEE Main 2017.
- Find the direct link to Download Admit card.
- Click this link and enter few information.
- That’s All! you’ll find your admit card available on the screen.
- Obtain the printout of your admit card for future reference.
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Important Information About JEE Main 2017
The states of Madhya Pradesh, Gujarat, Nagaland and Odisha have joined JEE Main system from the year 2016 and hence candidates from these states looking for admission to undergraduate engineering program need to apply for JEE Main exam 2017. This post will provide you all possible information related to this exam such as its application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, admit card, exam schedule (important dates), syllabus, exam centres, result, counselling etc.
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JEE Main : At a Glance
|Test name||JEE Main (Joint Entrance Exam Main)|
|Conducting Authority||CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education)|
|Examination Type||National level Undergraduate Engineering Test|
|Exam date||2nd April, 2017|
JEE Main 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Aspirants need to verify their eligibility by going through the information related to JEE Main 2017 Eligibility Criteria furnished below:
1.Date of Birth
Interested aspirants whose DOB ( Date of Birth) falls on or after October 01, 1992 can apply for JEE Main for the upcoming year 2017. Candidates belonging to PwD (Persons with Disabilities), SC (Scheduled Caste) and ST (Scheduled Tribe) category will be given relaxation in age by 5 years; such categories of candidates who have born on or after October 01, 1987 are also eligible to apply.
*please keep in mind, your date of birth will be assumed as it is mentioned in Secondary Education Board/University certificate.
2. Educational Qualification
Candidates should have cleared class 12th examination or its equivalent with five subjects either in the year 2015 or 2016. Candidates those are appearing in class 12th or its equivalent exam in the year 2017 can also apply.
****candidates who have appeared in the class 12th or its equivalent exam in the year 2014, didn’t pass, but cleared the exam in 2015 are not permitted to apply.***
Number of Attempts
The number of attempts for appearing in JEE Main is limited to three only.
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JEE Main 2017 Application Form, Guidelines to Apply
JEE Main 2017 application form is available on the official website from 1st December, 2016. Go through the important highlights about IIT JEE application form availability and procedure to apply for JEE Main 2017:
- Kindly ensure that you are eligible as per the guidelines we have illustrated above.
- Get access of the official website i.e. jeemain.nic.in.
- Search the link for “Apply for JEE (Main)-2017” at its home page and click the same.
- Now fill up your application form by providing genuine information.
- Thereafter candidates will be asked to upload their photograph, signature and left thumb impression. All these images should be in JPEG formats.
- Now candidates are required to do the payment of requisite fee though credit card, debit card or e-challan.
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Important Dates- JEE Main 2017 (Exam Schedule)
|Exam Events||Important Dates|
|Admit card can be downloaded from||2nd week of March, 2017|
|Pencil-Paper based Examination (Paper 1 & 2) gets conducted on||2nd April, 2017|
|Computer based exam date||8th and 9th April, 2017|
|Answer Key and OMR sheets will be displayed||18th to 20th April, 2017|
|Challenge against the answer keys will be accepted from||4th week of April, 2017|
|Result of JEE Main 2017 will be released from||27th April, 2017|
|All India Ranks will be declared from||27th May, 2017|
|Rank card will be available from||After release of AIRs|
JEE Main Exam Pattern 2017
- There will be two papers in the exam. Paper 1 will be conducted for candidates looking for admission to B.E/B.Tech program whereas; paper 2 will be organized for admission to B.Arch/B.Planning.
- Paper 1 will be conducted in online as well as offline mode whereas; paper 2 will be conducted only in offline mode.
- Paper 1 will have only objective type questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics whereas, there will be three parts in the paper 2. The part 1 will contain questions from Mathematics, part 2 will have objective type questions on Aptitude skill and part 3 will be a drawing test.
- ¼ marks will be deducted for every incorrect answer.
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Overview of Paper 1
|Subjects Involved||Total number of Questions||Total Marks|
|Total||90 questions||360 marks|
Overview of Paper 2
|Subjects Involved||Total number of Questions||Total Marks|
|Total||82 questions||390 marks|
Candidates should collect complete info regarding JEE Main syllabus for an effective preparation of exam. It will provide you information regarding chapters of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from where questions are going to be asked in the exam.
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JEE Main Exam Centers – 2017
JEE Main 2017 exam will be organized in both online as well as offline mode. The exam will be conducted across 125 cities of the country. Apart from India, the exam will be also conducted at Singapore, Kathmandu, Bahrain, Muscat, Dubai, Riyadh, Sharjah.
FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)
Ans: The allowable number of attempts in JEE Main is fixed to three only.
Ans: No, you are not eligible to apply. Candidates, who have passed class 12th in the year 2015 or 2016 or appearing in the year 2017, are only permitted to apply.
Ans: Yes, we received updates from the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) that a candidate must have 75% marks (65% in case of SC/ST) in class 12th for admission to IITs, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs. If you have less than 75% marks then you won’t be eligible for admission to IITs, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs.
Ans: See, JEE Main is conducted in both online as well as offline mode. Changing exam mode in JEE Main is possible but only from the pen and paper based mode to the computer based mode.
Ans: It is expecting that JEE Main application form for the year 2017 will be available from November/December, 2016.
Ans: Well, as per the updates released by MHRD, your class 12th performance will not be added while preparing the merit list.
Ans: No, one can apply for JEE Main in online mode only.
Ans: No, JEE Main is conducted for regular admission only.
Ans: It means your payment has not been done successfully. In such case you’ll be required to make payment of fee again in online mode or e-challan.
Previous Year Question Papers
Practicing previous year question papers will be extremely valuable for candidates those are preparing for JEE Main exam 2017 and have dream to crack this exam with good marks.
JEE Main Result and Score 2017
JEE Main 2017 result and score will be announced most probably in the month of April, 2017. CBSE will not dispatch individual score card to candidates. Hence we advise candidates to download their score card from the official website of JEE Main 2017.
Counseling & Seat Allotment Process
The counseling procedure for JEE Main will be organized by JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority). The decision has been made in the year 2015 by Joint Admission Board (JAB) and Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) regarding conduction of joint counseling for admission to IITs, NITs, ISM Dhanbad, IIITs and GFTIs by JoSSA.
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