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JEE Main 2018 Registrations close today

Published On 01/01/2018

The registrations for JEE Main 2018 would close today, January 1, 2018. Candidates interested in applying for the examination are advised to fill the online application forms on official website at the earliest.The online application forms for JEE Main 2018 was started from 1st December 2017.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: It is must for the candidates to pass the 12th examination/qualifying examination with 5 subjects to be eligible for JEE Main 2018.
  • Subjects: The qualifying examination must be passed/appearing with five subjects. Candidates must have physics & mathematics as compulsory subjects.
  • No Minimum Marks: There is no minimum marks requirement in 12th examination for writing the JEE Main exam. However, candidates have to secure the passing marks.
  • Passing Year: Those who have appeared and passed the higher secondary examination in 2016 and 2017 are also eligible to apply. Moreover, candidates appearing the final examination of 12th in 2018 can also fill the JEE Main application form.
  • In case if candidate appeared the 12th examination in 2015 but not passed in 2015, passed in 2016 are also not eligible.
  • Diploma Holders: Diploma holders may also apply for JEE Main 2018 but only eligible for admission to IITs. In other words, Diploma holders will be eligible for JEE Main so that they can further apply for JEE Advanced but not eligible for admission on the basis of JEE Main scores.
  • Date of Birth: Candidates those born on or after 1st October 1993 are eligible for writing the JEE Main examination.
  • Relaxation: 5 years relaxation shall be provided in the upper age limit of SC/ST & PWD candidates (i.e. DOB falls on or after 1st October 1988).
  • Date of Birth will be considered as mentioned in secondary education board certificate.
  • Total 3 attempts will be given for clearing the JEE Main. Attempts will be counted from the year 2017 onwards. JEE Advanced can be attempted maximum 2 times in consecutive years.
  • Percentage Marks: To be eligible for admission in IITs, NITs, CFTIs, candidates should have obtained 75% marks in 12th examination or must be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th examination of respective boards. The qualifying marks for SC/ST will be 65%.

Important Instructions for Candidates before they apply online for JEE Main 2018:

1. Aadhaar Card has been made compulsory for the JEE Main 2018 registration. Candidates can check the Aadhaar Card clause and what are the exceptions explained here.

2. Candidates who are writing the JEE Main 2018 with the aim of writing the JEE Advanced 2018 must also read the revised eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced. Please note, while the number of attempts allowed in JEE Main 2018 is three, the limit of attempts for JEE Advanced is capped at 2. Hence, students are advised to check the new eligibility criteria provided in the link above before filling the form.

How to apply:

Eligible candidates need to apply online on the official website.

To apply online click here

Exam Pattern:

  • Paper-1 is conducted for admission to B.E./B.Tech courses.
  • The exam mode for paper 1 will be offline (PBT) as well as online (CBT). Candidates can opt any one of the modes as per their suitability.
  • The paper-1 will consist of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.
  • 30 questions will be asked from each subject with total of 90 questions comprising of 360 marks.
  • Only objective type questions will be asked in Paper-1.
  • For all exam cities, the question paper medium choice will be English & Hindi (except exam centre cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli where choices for question paper will be English, Hindi and Gujarati). The choice for question paper should be exercised while filling up the application form.
  • The time duration will be 3 hours.
  • Candidates will be provided with +4 marks for each correct answer.
  • In case of wrong answer, one mark will be deducted.

Important Dates:

Release of JEE Main 2018 Notification

22nd November 2017

Commencement of Online Application Form

1st December 2017

Facility of Correcting Images

2nd week of December 2017

Closing Date of Online Application Form

1st January 2018

Last Date of Fee Payment

2nd January 2018

Opening of Application Form Correction Window

2nd half of January 2018

Availability of Admit Card

2nd week of March 2018

Examination Date for offline exam(Pen & Paper Based Test)

8th April 2018

Examination Date for online exam (Computer Based Test)

15th & 16th April 2018

Answer Key & OMR Sheet Availability

24th – 27th April 2018

Declaration of Result (Paper 1)/AIR rank & candidates eligible to appear in JEE Advanced

30th April 2018

Declaration of AIR rank (paper 2)

31st May 2018

Availability of Score/Rank Cards on website

After declaration of AIR of JEE Main 2018