IIT-JEE Admissions 2020-21

IIT-JEE Admissions 2020-21

JEE Mains 2017: Online application submission date extended

PUBLISH DATE 6th January 2017

The JEE (Mains) 2017 registration date has been extended to January 16, 2017, earlier, the last date for the submission of an application form was January 2, 2017. Candidates can pay their fee until January 17, 2017.

The JEE (Mains) 2017 registration process is going on and the registration date has been extended to January 16, 2017. Earlier, the last date for the submission of an application form was January 2, 2017. Candidates can pay their fee until January 17, 2017.

The 5th Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 2017 is scheduled to be conducted on (Sunday) April 2, 2017. The examination will be held by the Central Board of Secondary Education for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions etc.

Selection procedure:

All those candidates who have successfully cleared the JEE (Mains) will be eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam round. On the basis of these two written exams, students will be allotted colleges.

New changes

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, the Government of India, has notified following two changes in the JEE pattern for 2017:

There shall be no weightage for class 12 marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE (Main) examination

The candidates need to have qualified 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 per cent marks in class 12 examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the class 12 examination conducted by the respective boards. For the SC/ST students, the qualifying marks would be 65 per cent in class 12 examination.