JEE Mains (B.Arch) is conducted by the CBSE for all government colleges and state funded universities. It is usually held in the first week of April.
From 2017, there are two changes in the JEE Exam pattern notified by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India:
There are some important points which might help you with the admission procedure:
Percentile score is the value below which a certain percent of observations fall. For example, the 40th Percentile is the value or score below which 40 Percent of the observations may be found. The Percentile of a Candidate will be calculated as 100 X Number of candidates in the ‘group’ with aggregate marks less than the candidate divided by the total number of the candidates in the ’group’.
JEE (Main) – 2018 shall have two papers:
Candidates may take Paper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.), or Paper-2 (B. Arch./B.Planning.), or both as per the course(s) they are seeking admission to.
Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination available is given in the table below. The requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below.
|SUBJECTS||TYPES OF QUESTIONS||MODE OF EXAM|
Aptitude Test- part 2
Drawing Test- Part 3
questions to test drawing aptitude
|ONLY PEN AND PAPER BASED|
Date of birth– Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1992 are eligible. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PwD candidates who are born on or after October 01, 1987 are eligible.
Year of appearance in JEE Mains– Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016/17 ; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2018 are eligible to appear in JEE(Main)- 2017. Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2014 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2019or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2018.
Number of subjects in the qualifying examination– Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main) – 2018 with Maths and English as compulsory subjects.
The result of JEE Mains paper 2 is out by first week of June. The qualifying candidates then take part in the counselling by applying online and giving their choice for the participating institutions.
The online seat allocation process happens by logging on to http://josaa.nic.in/ . The candidates will be able to make their choices online for branches/programmes and institutes at appropriate time.
Candidates are advised to regularly visit the JEE(Main) website http://jeemain.nic.in for latest information.
The verification of documents would be done at the time of Seat Allocation Process/admission. The purpose would be to verify different records regarding identification, age, qualifying examination, state of eligibility, category and disability (if any) of the candidate. On failing to produce any of the authentic documents, the candidate will not be considered for admission.
SC, ST, OBC and PwD candidates will be required to produce original certificate issued by the competent authority at the time of Seat Allocation Process as well as at the time of admission, failing which they will not be considered for admission.