JEE MAIN 2017 NOTIFICATION, IMPORTANT DATES, REGISTRATION, APPLICATION FORM AND FEES, EXAM SCHEDULE, SYLLABUS, ADMIT CARD, RESULTS, SCORECARD, FAQ

JEE MAIN 2017 JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) is the widely popular entrance exam among students conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). Exam is conducted in two tiers namely JEE Main and JEE Advanced. Admissions for Under Graduate Programs to get admission at NITs, IIITs, Central Govt. Institutions, State Govt. Institutions and other institutions are done through JEE Main 2017 and Paper-I of JEE Main 2017 is also an eligibility test for the JEE Advanced which is for admission to the Under Graduate Programs in IITs. JEE Main 2017 Online Applications started from 1st December 2016. In this article, candidates can find all the information related to JEE Main 2017.

JEE Main 2017 Notification:

Last date to fill JEE Main 2017 Application Form is extended to 16th January 2017.

Admit Cards for JEE Main 2017 will be available on website from 14th March 2017

Notification of JEE Main 2017 was released in the month of November 2016.

Online Applications for JEE Main 2017 started from 1st December 2016.

For JEE Main 2017 Aadhaar Card is made mandatory for registration. Candidates can find more details about Aadhaar Card Requirement for JEE Main 2017.

Now, there is facility for removing the discrepancy in uploaded images. Mistakes made while uploading the images can be rectified.

Changes made in JEE Main 2017:

Two following changes in JEE Main 2017 were made by Govt. Of India

1. While calculating the ranks in JEE Main 2017 examination, marks of Class XII is not considered. No Weightage of Class XII marks.

2. To get the admission in IITs/NITs/IIITs or other Centrally funded Institutions based on JEE Main/Advanced 2017, candidate should pass the Class XII examination with at least 75% marks (65% for SC/ST students) or be in top 20 percentile.

3. Aadhaar Card is Mandatory.

Important Dates:

Dates of JEE  MAIN 2017 for Pen and Paper based exam

Paper-I

B.E/B.Tech

Paper-II

B.Arch/B.Planning

02/04/2017 (Sunday)

09:30-12:30 hrs (IST)

  

14:00-17:00 hrs (IST)

Dates of JEE MAIN 2017 for Computer based exam

Only for Paper-I

B.E/B.Tech

08/04/2017 (Saturday)

09/04/2017 (Sunday)

Opening of Application Online submission

01/12/2016

Last date for Online submission of applications

02/01/2017

Extended till 16/01/2017

Date of Availability of Admit Card

14th March 2017

Display of Answer key

18th – 22nd April 2017

Declaration of JEE Main Paper–I Score/All India Rank

 Note:  Top 220000 candidates eligible for appearing in JEE (Advanced)

27/04/2017

Declaration of JEE Main Paper–II Score/All India Rank.

27/05/2017

Availability of Score/Rank Cards

After declaration of All India Rank (AIR) of JEE Main-2017

JEE Main 2017 Eligibility:

 Candidates must check their eligibility before applying for JEE Main 2017.

a) Aadhaar Card is mandatory to register for JEE Main 2017.

b) Age: Date of birth of the candidate should be on or after October 01, 1992 are eligible. For SC/ST/PwD candidates, it is October 01, 1987.

c) Candidates who have passed or appearing their Class XII Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2015/2016/2017.

d) Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in Class XII/qualifying examination.

e) The number of attempts for JEE Main shall be limited to 03 (three).

f) Candidates holding a diploma (3 years) recognized by AICTE or a state board are eligible.

 Candidate can get more information in JEE Main 2017 Eligibility Criteria.

JEE Main 2017 Exam Pattern:

Paper-I: B.E/B.Tech

i) Duration: 3 Hours

ii) Mode of exam: both Pen & Paper based and Computer based

iii) Subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry

iv) No. of Questions: There are 90 questions each question carries 4 marks, a total of 360 marks.

v) Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

vi) Medium/Language of Question paper will be Hindi or English.

Paper-II: B.Arch/B.Planning

i) Duration: 3 Hours

ii) Mode of exam: only Pen & Paper based

iii) Subjects: Mathematics, Aptitude, Drawing

iv) No. of Questions: There are 82 questions, a total of 390 marks.

v) Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

vi) Language of Question paper will be Hindi or English.

Know JEE Main 2017 Exam Pattern in more detail

JEE Main 2017 Exam Schedule:

There are different schedules given for two modes of exam.

B.E/B.Tech:

For Pen & Paper based: 09:30AM, 2nd April 2017, Sunday

For Computer based: 09:30AM and 02:00PM of 8th and 9th April 2017, Saturday and Sunday. 

B.Arch/B.Planning:

For Pen & Paper based: 02:00PM, 2nd April 2017, Sunday

Get complete JEE Main 2017 Exam Schedule here

JEE Main 2017 Registration and Application Form:

1) Application forms are made available from 1st December 2016, till 16th January 2017.

2) Candidates of JEE Main 2017 have to apply online only. There is no printed application form for JEE Main.

3) Visit the website and register by filling the required details. Once registered, candidate will get application number and password.

4) Login using the application number and password.

5) Fill only one application. Filling multiple application results in rejection.

6) After submission, take a printout of the application for reference.

Remove Discrepancy:

In JEE Main 2017, they provided the facility to make the corrections uploaded images and particularly specified fields from 10th December 2016.

For more details of JEE Main 2017 Application form

Application Fee: NON-REFUNDABLE

Papers Appearing

Pen and Paper Based Examination

Computer Based Examination

 (Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.)only)

 

General/OBC

SC/ST/PwD

General/OBC

SC/ST/PwD

For Examination Centre Opted in India

JEE Main Paper-I Or

Paper-II

1000 (Boys)

500 (Girls)

500 (Boys)

500 (Girls)

500(Boys)

250(Girls)

250(Boys)

250 (Girls)

Both JEE Main Paper-I

and Paper-II

1800 (Boys)

900 (Girls)

900 (Boys)

900(Girls)

1300 (Boys)

 650(Girls)

650 (Boys)

650 (Girls)

For Examination Centre Opted in Foreign Country

JEE Main Paper-I Or

Paper-II

2500 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

1250 (Boys)

1250 Girls)

2500 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

1250 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

Both JEE Main Paper-I

and Paper-II

3800 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

1900 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

3800 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

1900 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

The fee may be paid either by credit/debit card or through e-challan generated during the online filling of the application form. To know more details about JEE Main 2017 Application Fee and Payment Options.

JEE Main 2017 Syllabus:

Paper-I which is for Engineering, is comprised of syllabus from the subjects Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.

Paper-II which is for Architecture, is comprised of syllabus from the subjects Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing.

For Complete JEE Main 2017 Syllabus

JEE Main 2017 Admit Card:

The candidates can download their JEE Main 2017 Admit Card tentatively from 14th March 2017 onwards. Provide the required details like roll number/application number, DOB etc to download the hall ticket.

JEE Main 2017 Results & Score Card

1. The score and rank of Paper-I of JEE Main 2017 for all candidates will be declared by 27th April 2017. The rank given will be All India Rank.

2. The score and rank of Paper-II of JEE Main 2017 for all candidates will be declared by 27th May 2017.

3. The candidates are advised to download their score/rank cards.

4. No score/rank card will be dispatched to the candidates

JEE Main 2017 Counselling:

Counselling is in the hands of Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). According to the rank obtained and merit list candidates will be called for the counselling procedure tentatively from 1st week of July 2017 which is divided into various rounds.

JEE Main 2017 General Instructions:

1) Candidate must check the admit card for Name, Paper, Date of Birth, Gender, Test Centre Name, City, State Code of Eligibility and Category. If any discrepancy found immediately contact JEE Main Secretariat for necessary action.

2) All correspondence related to JEE Main–2017 should be addressed to:

The Executive Director, (JAB),

Central Board of Secondary Education,

H-149, Sector - 63, Noida

Distt. Gautam Budh Nagar 201309 (UP).

3) Candidates have to reach the venue at least 2hours before the examination to complete frisking and registration formalities.

4) Candidates claiming the relaxation must carry PwD certificate.

5) Candidate must carry their admit card, identity proof, required certificate with them.

6) No candidate, under any circumstances, will be allowed to enter the Examination Centre after the commencement of the examination.

7) Candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, Calculators, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, and Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, printed or written material, and bits of papers, mobile phone, pager or any other device.

8) Smoking, eating, Tea, coffee, cold drinks or snacks are not allowed in examination hall.

Note: B.Arch/Planning candidates are advised to bring their own geometry box set, pencils, erasers and colour pencils or crayons.

Instructions for Computer based Examination:

1) For practice purpose JEE Main 2017 website provide the mock/sample test in the month of December 2016.

2) Test duration is 3 hours and starts exactly at time mentioned in admit card.

3) Candidates must ensure that the question paper available on the system is as per their choice medium and subject.

4) Ball pens and rough sheets will be supplied in the examination hall.

5) On completion of the test rough sheet must be hand over to the invigilator on duty.

6) Candidates must sign the attendance sheet at appropriate place.

7) Any use of unfair means will be dealt as per rules and regulations of the board.

Instructions for Pen and Paper based Examination:

1) Candidates are asked to break open the Test Booklet before 5min of exam.

2) Test Booklet Code printed on Answer sheet should be same as Test Booklet, if not immediately inform the same to the invigilator on duty.

3) Candidate must fill particulars on Answer sheet with Blue/Black ball point pen only.

4) Use of pencil is strictly prohibited.

5) Test duration is 3 hours and starts exactly at time mentioned in admit card.

6) Candidates must ensure that the question paper is as per their choice medium and subject.

7) The candidate will not do any rough work on the Answer Sheet. All rough work is to be done in the Test Booklet itself.

Note: B.Arch/Planning candidates are advised to bring their own geometry box set, pencils, erasers and colour pencils or crayons.

Preparation Tips:

i) Maintain a time-table for day. Divide the day for each subject as per your convenient.

ii) Collect the required study materials based on the syllabus prescribed.

iii) List out important formulas in a paper for last minute reference.

iv) Refer previous question paper to get familiarize with pattern, weightage and type of questions given in each subject.

v) Try to solve previous paper within exam duration.

Here are some JEE Main previous papers for practice

FAQ:

Q1. Candidate who have recently submitted the request for updation in Aadhaar details (including biometric updation) and unable to apply with the updated Aadhaar Card Details

Ans. Such Candidates have to apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip issued by aadhaar centre after submitting updation request.

Q2. Aadhaar authentication may be failed in the first step of application submission due to following reason:-

a. The candidate has not entered the details exactly same as mentioned on their Aadhaar card.

b. The candidate’s biometric is not updated in Aadhaar.

Ans a. The candidates should verify whether they have entered the details exactly same as mentioned on their Aadhaar card.

b. Such candidates should submit a correction request at Aadhaar centre for biometric updation and apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip issued by aadhaar centre after submitting updation request.

Q3. The date of birth is not fully or incorrectly mentioned in Aadhaar card or only birth year is mentioned.

Ans. Such candidates should submit a correction request at Aadhaar centre and apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip issued by aadhaar centre after submitting updation request.

Q4. The name of the candidate in Aadhaar in not exactly similar or not in same pattern as in school records.

Ans. Such candidates should submit a correction request at Aadhaar centre and apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip issued by aadhaar centre after submitting updation request.

Or

Such candidates should fill the form of JEE Main with old details in Aadhaar card and thereafter submit a correction request at Aadhaar centre. The updated details in Aadhaar may be corrected in JEE Main at later stage by the process which will be notified in due course of time.

Q5. What mistakes can be corrected during month of January 2016 when the corrections will be allowed by the Board?

Ans. The correction in particulars can be done only if the candidates have paid the fee and completed all the steps of online application form of JEE Main 2017. The candidates can modify all the particulars including city of examination, Paper-II to Paper-I and vice versa or select both papers of his/her application form during the facility of correction in January, 2017. The balance fee, if any due to correction in particulars, will have to be paid by the candidates during that period. However change of mode of examination from computer based to pen paper based examination is not allowed.

Q6. The candidates applied for both Paper-I & Paper-II but do not want to appear in Paper-II or Paper-I.

Ans. There is no compulsion for such candidates to appear in both papers, they can appear in the paper of their choice. But there is no refund of fee.

Q7. In case the candidate(s) fails to book the date for online examination after paying the fees or the capacity in the selected city is full, how will they know about the date and session of the examination?

Ans. If a candidate does not make any selection, he/she shall be randomly assigned a slot/date as per the availability of the same in the examination city selected by them. Details of session and slot will be mentioned on their admit card which can be downloaded from the website during March 2017 as per schedule.

Q8. If a candidate has passed in 2015/2016 and has appeared for improvement in 2017, What he will fill in the academic details section.

Ans. Select the year of passing Class XII as 2015/2016 and enter the roll number, name of the board and other details of 2015/2016 in the application form. Select ‘yes’ in the column – appearing for improvement examination. The roll number of improvement examination 2017 may be filled in the month of March at the time of downloading admit cards of JEE Main.

Download JEE Main 2017 Information Brochure