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Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2018

 Requirement of Aadhaar for the Applicants of JEE (Main) 2018

In reference to admission notice for JEE(Main) 2018 published in the news papers regarding provision of Aadhaar at the time of filling online application for JEE(Main) 2018, following is being clarified ;

  1. The use of Aadhaar for the applicants of JEE (Main) 2018 will result in accuracy of the applicants’ details. This will also help in ascertaining identities of the applicants at the examination centres in a convenient and hassle free manner. Aadhaar obviates the need for producing multiple documents to prove one’s identity.
  1. The provisions of the Aadhaar Act and Regulations under the Act have come into effect from 14th September 2016 and notifications to this effect have been published in the Official Gazette. Section 57 of the Aadhaar Act 2016 permits the use of Aadhaar number for establishing the identity of an individual for any purpose pursuant to any law or any contract to this effect.
  1. Accordingly, CBSE has decided to use Aadhaar for the applicants of JEE (Main) 2018, and hereby notifies the following:

3.1 Applicants who are in possession of Aadhaar, shall enter Aadhaar number, name, date of birth & gender in online application for JEE(Main) 2018 for the purpose of his/her identity and authentication thereof.

3.2 Applicants not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, are hereby required to make application for Aadhaar enrolment in case he/she is entitled to obtain Aadhaar as per section 3 of Aadhaar Act. Such applicant may visit any Aadhaar enrolment center (list available at www.uidai.gov.in) to get enrolled for Aadhaar.

  1. The above provisions shall be applicable in all states except J&K, Assam & Meghalaya.
  1. The applicants who have passed or appearing in Class XII examination from the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya need to enter the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid Govt. identity number provided they should select the city of examination in these states only.

ADMISSION NOTICE JEE (MAIN) – 2018

In pursuance of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Notification, the 6 th Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2018 will be conducted on 08/04/2018 (Sunday) by the JEE Apex Board for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions etc.

The States of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttrakhand, Nagaland & 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 fill in the JEE (Main) -2018 application form online.

The 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 undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs/ISM Dhanbad. The candidates are advised to see the JEE (Advanced) website www.jeeadv.ac.in for information related to JEE (Advanced).

The detailed information bulletin containing details of examination, syllabus, eligibility criteria to appear, examination fee, cities of examination, State code of eligibility, age relaxation, eligibility for admission, reservation policies and important dates will be available on JEE (Main) website www.jeemain.nic.in on 20/11/2017. The aspiring candidates are requested to download the information bulletin from above mentioned website only and read the same carefully before applying. The eligibility criteria for JEE (Main) & JEE (Advanced) are different. The candidates are requested to read the information bulletin carefully and ensure their eligibility as per the criteria laid down for JEE (Main) and JEE (Advanced). The process of Aadhaar authentication before submission of online form will be notified in a separate public notice.

The aspiring candidates have to apply online only through JEE (Main) website www.jeemain.nic.in. The online application process will start from 01st December, 2017 onwards. The last date for application is 01 st January, 2018 and fee can be paid upto 02 nd January 2018.

Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2018

Submission of Online Application Form: 01.12.2017 –01.01.2018

DATE OF EXAMINATION

April 8, 2018(Sunday) (Pen & Paper Based Examination) April 15th & 16th (Sunday & Monday) 2018(Computer Based Examination)

Mode of Examination

The Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech.) (described below) of JEE(Main)will be conducted in two separate modes i.e. Offline (Pen and Paper Based Examination) mode and Online (Computer Based Examination) mode. The Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) of JEE (Main) will be conducted only in Pen and Paper based examination mode. A candidate will opt for either Pen and Paper Based or Computer Based examination modes for Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) only.

Type of Examination

JEE (Main) –2018 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) they are seeking admission to. Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination available is given in the table below.

  SUBJECTS TYPE OF QUESTIONS MODE OF EXAM
Paper 1 (B.E./ B. Tech. Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Objective type with equal weightage to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Pen and Paper based OR Computer based
Paper 2 (B.Arch./ B.Planning) Mathematics –Part I Aptitude Test –Part II & Drawing Test –Part III Objective type Objective type Questions to test drawing aptitude Only Pen and Paper based

Requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below.

COURSE PAPERS
All other undergraduate courses (B.E. /B. Tech.) Paper –1
B.ARCH/B. PLANNING(At Institutions other than IITs) Paper –2

Schedule of Examination

  1. Offline examination (Pen and Paper Based Examination) for Paper 1 (B. E./B. Tech.)and Paper 2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.)
Date of Examination Paper Subjects Timings Duration
08.04.2018 Paper 1 (B.E./B. Tech.) Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics 0930-1230 Hours(IST) 3 Hours
08.04.2018 Paper 2 (B. Arch./B. Planning) Mathematics –Part I Aptitude Test –Part II & Drawing Test –Part III 1400-1700 Hours(IST) 3 Hours
  1. Online examination (Computer Based Examination) for Paper 1 (B. E./B. Tech.)Only
Date of Examination Paper Subjects Timings Duration
15/04/2018 (Sunday) 16/04/2018 (Monday) Paper 1 (B. E./B. Tech.) Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics 1st shift 0930-1230 Hours (IST) 2nd shift (**)1400-1700 Hours (IST) 3 Hours

Choice of Medium of Question Papers

1. All Examination Centre Cities English and Hindi Medium
2. Examination Centre Cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli English, Hindi and Gujarati

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NEET Phase II – All that you should know (Information, Syllabus, Exam Pattern and Practice)

As per the last verdict from Supreme Court on 9th May 2016, all admission to undergraduate medical courses will be taken only through NEET. This applies to all states of India and all medical colleges including private and deemed medical colleges. This overrules any state medical entrance exams that have been already taken.

Further for students who have written NEET Phase I but wish to write it again, can do so. If a student wants to appear for NEET Phase II  they will have to give up on their scores of NEET Phase I. Score of NEET Phase II will be considered as final in their case.

Final Date of NEET Phase II is yet undecided. CBSE will decide and declare this date soon. All details will be available on http://aipmt.nic.in/aipmt/Welcome.aspx or alternatively on http://cbseneet.nic.in

Here are few more details about this exam to be conducted.

PATTERN OF NEET EXAM 2016

 (a) Pattern of the Entrance Test:– The Entrance Test shall consist of one paper containing 180 objective type questions (four options with single correct answer) from Physics, Chemistry and Biology (Botany & Zoology) to be answered on the specially designed machine-gradable sheet using Ball Point Pen provided by CBSE at centre only. The duration of test would be 03 hours.

 (b) Marking scheme:- Each question carries 4 marks. For each correct response the candidate will get 4 marks. For each incorrect response one mark will be deducted from the total score. No deduction from the total score will, however, be made if no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet. The candidates are advised not to attempt such item in answer sheet, if they are not sure of the correct response. More than one answer indicated in a question will be deemed as incorrect response and will be negatively marked.

 (c) Language of the Question Papers:-

(i) Candidates can opt for Question Paper either in English or in Hindi.

(ii) Option of medium of Question Paper should be exercised while filling in the application form and the option once exercised by candidates cannot be changed later.

(iii) Candidates opting for English would be provided Test Booklet in English only and the candidates opting for Hindi would be provided Bilingual Test Booklet i.e. in Hindi and in English.

(iv) In case of any ambiguity in translation of any of the questions, its English version shall be treated as final.

 

SYLLABUS

Syllabus will be according to CBSE XI and XII. For details visit page 26 on :

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