JEE Main 2018
JEE Main is one of the most popular engineering entrance exams in India,. Conducted by CBSE, JEE Main is an exam organized once in a year for students, who want to take admission into B.Tech, B.E. and B. Arch courses in IIT’s, NIT’s, CFTI’s and other top-notch engineering institutions.
JEE Main exam is organized in both offline (Pen &Paper mode) and online (Computer mode).
CBSE has recently announced the exam date of JEE Main 2018. Although, the announced date is of the offline mode test, while, the dates of the online exam would be announced very soon. JEE Main 2018 (Offline) will be held on April 8, 2018, across different centers in India.
Around 1000000 students from all over India would appear in this prestigious exam, out of which top 224000 students can appear for JEE Advanced 2018.
In this post, we will give you all the relevant information regarding JEE Mains 2018 including eligibility criteria, exam dates, exam pattern, syllabus etc.
Here we are providing you all the important dates related to JEE Main 2018:
Commencement of Online Registration - 1st week of December 2017
Last Date for the submission of Application form –3rd week of January 2018
Last Date for the payment of Application fee via Debit/Credit, e-challan – 3rd week of January 2018
Availability of Admit Card – 2nd week of March 2018
JEE Main 2018 offline Exam – 8th April, 2018
Answer Key and OMR sheets display – 3rd week of April 2018
Acceptance of challenge to Answer Keys – Till last week of April 2018
JEE Main 2018 result – Last week of April 2018
Availability of Rank Card – Last week of May 2018
Here are the eligibility criteria for appearing in JEE Main 2018 entrance exam:
Candidates should be born on and after October, 1st, 1993 to sit in this exam.
5 years of upper age relaxation would be given to the SC/ST and PWD candidates.
Candidates should be pass/qualifying 12th examination to get eligible for JEE Main 2018.
Candidates must have Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as the compulsory subjects in 12th.
There are no minimum marks criteria in 12th examination for the candidates appearing in JEE Main 2018. They just have to secure minimum marks.
Only those students, who have passed their 12th in 2016 and 2017 are eligible to apply for JEE Main 2018. Besides this, candidates, who will appear their 12th exam in 2018 are also eligible to fill the application form.
Candidates will get only 3 attempts to clear JEE Main.
To get eligible for taking admissions into IIT’s, NIT’s and CFTI’s, candidates have to secure 75% marks in 12th examination or should be in the top 20 percentile.
Follow the below mentioned steps to complete the application procedure of JEE Main 2018:
Firstly, candidates have to fill the online application form and register themselves. A password will generate, which will be used for the further process in the future.
Enter your personal and educational details such as Name, Father Name, qualifying examination, address etc.
Now, upload your scanned photograph, signature along with left-hand thumb impression in the given format and size.
Pay your application fee via online mode or through e-challan.
Submit your application form, you will receive Acknowledgement Page with Application Number.
Finally, download the acknowledgment page for future and take out a print out of the submitted application form.
It is essential for the candidate to keep track of all the important date as it helps them to be aware of all the exam’s events. Following is the description of all the important dates:
The registration for JEE Advanced 2018 will be start from April 2018.
Closing date of registration will be tentatively May 2nd Week, 2018.
Paper 1 will be start from 09 AM – 12 Noon and paper 2 will be start from 02 PM- 05 PM on May 20th , 2018
Display of ORS Responses Online will be June 1st Week, 2018
Review Petition of scanned responses will be on June 1st Week 2018.
Online display of answer key will be on June 1st Week, 2018
Reporting of queries against Answer Keys will be June 1st Week, 2018
Declaration of result will be on June 2nd Week, 2018, 10 AM
Architecture Aptitude Test will be on June 2nd Week, 2018.
Declaration of Results of AAT will be June 3rd Week, 2018
Seat Allotment Process will start from June 3rd Week- July 2nd Week 2018
Type of Exam State Level Exam
Here we are providing you the details regarding the exam pattern of JEE Main 2018.
JEE Main 2018 examination comprises of two papers, i.e. Paper 1 and Paper 2.
Those, who want to take admissions into B.Tech would go for Paper 1 and those, who want to take admissions into B. Arch, would write Paper 2. One candidate can opt for either 1 or 2 or both.
JEE Main 2018 carries both multiple choice as well as objective type questions. There is also a drawing test, which is subjective in nature.
Writing language of JEE Main 2018 will be available in Hindi, English, Urdu, Marathi and Gujarati.
Mode of the exam will be in online (Paper based) and offline (Computer based).
Time duration of JEE Main 2018 will be 3 hours each for both the papers.
JEE Main 2018 consists of total 90 questions that carry 360 marks. Each question is of 4 marks. Each correct question will give you 4 marks, while each wrong question will deduct 1/4th marks as negative marking.
Syllabus for JEE Main 2018 for paper 1 comprises of all the important topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of CBSE 11th and 12th standard.
For Paper 2 also, you need to go through the same set of books and topics in detail.