*Based on JEE Main 2017
Admission criteria to UG Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs, Other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by participating State Governments, and other Institutions shall include the performance in the class 12/equivalent qualifying Examination and in the Joint Entrance Examination, JEE(Main). The Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) of JEE (Main) will also be an eligibility test for the JEE (Advanced), which the candidate has to take if he/she is aspiring for admission to the UG programs offered by the IITs. The States of Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland, and Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system. Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State Level Examination, are also advised to appear for JEE (Main).
Type of Examination
JEE (Main) – 2015 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.). Candidates may take Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.), or Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.), or both as per the course(s)
|JEE(Main)||Paper 1 (B.E. / B. Tech.)||Paper 2 (B.Arch/ B.Planning)|
|SUBJECTS||Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics|| Mathematics – Part I
Aptitude Test – Part II
Drawing Test – Part III
|TYPE OF QUESTIONS|| Objective type with equal weight age to
Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
|Objective type Objective type Questions to test drawing aptitude|
|MODE OF EXAM||Pen and Paper based or Computer-based||Only Pen and Paper based|
|COURSE||All other undergraduate courses (B.E. /B. Tech.)||B.ARCH/B. PLANNING (At Institutions other than IITs)|
|DURATION||3 Hours||3 Hours|
*The option of date for Computer Based Examination for Paper – 1 should be exercised while filling up the application form.
Score and Result for JEE (Main)
- The score of Paper-I of JEE (Main) shall comprise the actual marks obtained in Paper-I of JEE (Main) along with the status of those who qualify for appearing in JEE (Advanced) provided and subject to other conditions of eligibility being met.
- Separately, on the basis of score in JEE (Main) and normalized score in Class 12th or equivalent qualifying exam (60% & 40% weightage respectively), separate rank lists will be prepared for admission to B.E./B. Tech. and B. Arch/ B. Planning (in institutions other than IITs). JEE (Main) Rank Card indicating All India Rank, State Rank and Category Rank with total marks and marks in each paper will be available on JEE (Main) website after the declaration of result.
- Only the All India Rank (AIR) is used for admissions through Central Seat Allocation Board to NITs/IIITs/CFTIs/SFIs/Others, while other ranks are for information purposes