JEE Main 2017 Examination is Scheduled to be held on April 2017. Official Notification is out on 18th November 2016 by Central Board of Secondary Education. There are some Important Changes in JEE Main 2017 Examination notified by Govt.
This is 5th JEE main Examination for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs In NITs, IITs and other Center funded technical Institutions.
If you are interested in JEE main, you must know the important changes made this year.
Important Dates for JEE Main 2017 Examination:-
Knowing the dates and schedule of Examination will help you in preparation.
- Application Starts from : 1st December 2016
- Last date of Application : 2nd January 2017
- Last Date of fees payment : 3rd January 2017
- Application Form Correction window : One week in the second Half of Jan 2017
- Admit Card Release : 1st Week of march 2017
- JEE Main Exam ( Pen and Paper Based ) : 2nd April 2017
- JEE Main Exam ( Computer based ) : 8th and 9th April 2017
- Announcement of result : 27th April 2017
Important Changes in JEE Main 2017 Examination
This year CBSE introduced some changes to improve the system of Joint Entrance Examination.
- There shall be no weightage for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE Main Exam.
- For the candidates to qualify for admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFTis whose admissions are ·based on the JEE ranks, they-· should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th Class exam, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12″‘ .class exam conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying mark would be 65% In the 12′” Class exam
This year AADHAAR Number is compulsory at the time of filling of JEE Main Application. candidates will have to enter their AADHAAR number, name, date of birth & gender which will be validated with the UIDAI’s data. In case, these particulars do not match, the candidate will not be able to fill the application form of JEE (Main) – 2017.