In the recent CBSE update they are decided to extend the last date of registration till january 11, 2017 which was earlier fixed as December 31. The CBSE board had already announced the JEE main 2017 examination date which is scheduled to held on April 03 of 2017 and the online test will be held on April 09, 2017.
So all the candidates cam register online by log in to their official website at www.jeemain,nic.in. JEE is the gateway to a majority of engineering colleges in India. The examination is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
“In pursuance of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Notification, the 4th Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2017 will be conducted by the JEE Apex Board for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions etc.” the CBSE said.
“The admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs, other centrally funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by several participating State Governments, and several other Institutions shall include the performance in the Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Main)”, it said.
For admission to NITs, Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) like IIITs etc. and other participating Institutions, the merit/rank list shall be prepared based on 40% weightage to school Boards marks in class 12th or equivalent examination and 60% weightage to JEE(Main).
“The weightage to school Board/Equivalent examination marks shall be considered only after normalization”, the board said.
“The States of Gujarat, 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) -2016 application form online”, it said.
“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”, it added.
The JEE (Main) – 2016 will have two papers, Paper-1 (B.E. / B. Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch./ B. Planning).
The candidates may take Paper-1 B.E. / B. Tech.) or Paper-2 B. Arch./B. Planning) or both depending upon the course(s) they are seeking admission.