JEE Main Examination is conducted by CBSE Board. Interested candidates can register for this exam and get admissions in UG Engineering/Architecture courses in NIT, IIT and some other institutions. Candidates who are qualified in JEE Mains will be eligible to take up JEE Advanced Examination. Aspirants who are looking for the admissions into IITs and NITs can apply for the examination from the direct link provided below. Here are the important dates, application procedure and examination pattern.

JEE Mains 2017:

Joint Entrance Main (JEE Main) is controlled by Central Board of Secondary Education through which candidates get admission to Engineering, Architecture and other allied courses. All the allied courses are offered by private, government and centrally funded colleges.

Candidates who are applying for JEE Main 2017 must have Aadhar Card. The application form will be available on the official website from 1st December 2016. Candidates can attempt JEE Mains for three times only and applications for this can be submitted through online.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates are requested to go through the eligibility criteria and then apply for JEE Mains 2017. Eligibility criteria for JEE Main 2017 Examination are given below:

Education Qualification:

Candidates should have qualified in 10+2 or any other equivalent examination.

Age Limit:

Candidate’s date of birth should be after 1st October 1992 for General category and 1st October 1987 for reservation category.

Application fee:

Papers Offline examination Online examination
Appearing General/OBC (Male) SC/ST/PWD/All Females General/OBC SC/ST/PWD/Females
For examination centres opted in India
Paper I & II 1000 500 500 250
Paper I & II 1800 900 1300 650
For examination centres opted in Foreign countries
Paper I & II 2500 1250 2500 1250
Paper I & II 3800 1900 3800 1900

Name of the Exam: JEE Mains

Exam Level: All India

Date of the Exam: 8th and 9th April 2017

Category: Admission

Important Dates:

Events Dates
Official notification release 18th November 2016
Application form release 1st December 2016 to 2nd January 2017
Last date of fee payment 3rd January 2017
Application form correction window one week in the second half of January 2017
Release of Admit Card first week of March 2017
JEE Main offline exam (Pen and Paper Based exam) 2nd April 2017
JEE Main online exam (Computer Based exam) 8th & 9th April 2017
Result declaration 27th April 2017

 Exam Pattern:

JEE Main exam will be conducted for two papers. See more details about the exam pattern below.

JEE Main examination has two papers.

  1. Paper I for Engineering and Paper II for Architecture.
  2. Paper I include Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics for 360 Marks.
  3. Paper II include Mathematics 30 questions, aptitude test 50 questions and drawing test 2 questions all together for 390 Marks.