JEE Main 2017: Important points for eligibility for Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs
Go through the important points for eligibility for Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs for admissions to IITs and other engineering colleges on the basis of JEE Main 2017 score/
JEE Main Exam 2017 one of the major engineering entrance exam is scheduled to be conducted in offline mode on April 2, 2017 by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). The paper I of JEE Main will be conducted from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM while Paper II will be conducted from 2 PM to 5 PM. It is advised to candidates that Paper I the aspirants will need to reach the exam centre at 7:00 AM for Paper I, while the distribution of test booklet will be at 9:20. As per the schedule, the seal of the test booklet will be opened by 9:25 AM.
For Paper II JEE Main exam will commence at 2 PM. The candidates will need to entry in the exam centre for Paper II will be 1 PM, entry in exam centre 1:30 PM. While the distribution of test booklet will be 1:50 Pm for Paper II. While the seal of the test booklet will be broken/opened will be 1:55 PM. It is important to remember that the candidates cannot enter the examination hall after 2 PM.
While for JEE Main 2017 Online Exam (April 8 and April 9, 2017), the aspirants will need to enter the exam hall at 7 AM for Paper I while the entry in exam hall will be at 9 AM. The test will commence at 9: 30AM after which no candidates will be allowed to enter the examination hall. The Paper I Online Mode will end on 12: 30 PM. The entry time for Paper II will be 1 PM, the entry in exam hall will be 1:30 PM. While the test will be held at 2 PM and test will conclude at 5 PM. The rank list of JEE Main 2017 will be released by the Joint Admission Board (JAB) on April 27 along with the result. It is also important for the candidates to note that they must carry their JEE admit card with them. for the JEE Main exam.
It is expected that lakhs of candidates will be appearing for the engineering entrance exam. Aspirants need to know the important points for eligibility for Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating through Seat Allocation Board which include that the candidate should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12thclass examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST candidates the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12thclass examination. Subject combinations required in the qualifying examination for admission to B.E./B.Tech. & B. Arch./B. Planning Courses in NITs, IIITs, and other CFTIs will be as under:
For B.E/B.Tech aspirants should have cleared 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subject while for B.Arch/Planning aspirants should have cleared 10+2 examination with Mathematics. The policy will also be adopted by other Technical Institutions participating in counselling through JoSAA/CSAB. In case a State opts to admit students in the engineering Colleges affiliated to state Universities, the State may prepare separate rank list based on criteria decided by them.
JEE Main 2017: Avoid these silly mistakes in the exam
Don’t miss out the key points in the question paper:
Many students don’t read the question paper carefully and miss the key points which result in loosing vital marks in the paper. Students should read the entire paper carefully in the first 5-10 minutes. It is advisable to read each and every word of the paper carefully, understand what is being asked and then solve it.
Manage your time well
It is most important factor responsible for fetching marks in papers. Students make mistakes in making proper time management in solving the different section in the paper. Students waste their time in solving the questions which are difficult. Experts suggest that you should give 45 minutes to each section and first try and solve the questions which are easy and more scoring as doing this will fetch you marks and crack the exam.
Don’t fall into tricky traps:
In the paper, examiners give some questions which are tricky and distract the student. The types of questions are to confuse you. If you are not careful you are bound to fall in the trap and loose marks. So try and be very attentive while choosing such questions.
Don’t be nervous:
Many students become nervous when they find the paper to be tough which lead to loosing of motivation. So you should not get nervous, since it is the relative performance that counts. Hence, put your best analytical mind to work, it will take you ahead.
Don’t be too lured by easy questions:
Students become so happy to see the questions they actually can solve that they completely forget to solve the questions which can fetch them more marks. Suppose if you know three questions of Inorganic Chemistry and two of them are for 5 marks each and one of is of 10 marks, you should solve the 10-mark question first.
Apart from these tips there are few more do’s and don’ts for students which will help you in avoiding mistakes.
- Choose sections that have less risk and more gain
- Double check before marking the OMR sheet
- Remain calm and don’t panic
- Don’t start from question you don’t know
- Don’t guess if you have idea about the concept involved in a question
You have put in your best so just relax and wait for your success.
JEE Main 2017: Important notice regarding change in exam centre
The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has released an important notice regarding the Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Entrance Exam (IIT JEE) Main Exam 2017.
- “It is to inform to all the candidates who are appearing in Computer Based (online) JEE (Main) -2017 Examination scheduled to be held on 08th/9th April, 2017 that the following centre address has been rectified with correct address of venue Examination Centre.”
|Roll No. Series||Old Centre Address||Correct Address|
|560005 Viva College of Diploma Engineering and Technology, C – 4, Wagle Industrial Estate, Nr. Mulund (w) Check Naka, Thane West, 400604, Thane, Maharashtra, India||560005 Viva College of Diploma Engineering and Technology, At Bolinj, Near D – Mart, Virar West -401303, Thane, Maharashtra, India|
Note: The revised admit cards will be available from March 21 on its official website, the link for which is jeemain.nic.in
JEE Main 2017: Important instructions for JEE candidates
With just two months to go for the IIT JEE mains examination 2017, students are all geared up to give their best shot. The exam, which will be conducted on April 2, comes under the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) and will consists of 90 questions on physics, chemistry and mathematics.
JEE Main 2017 will conduct the JEE (Main)- Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech offline examination on April 2, 2017, JEE (Main)- Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech. Online examination. The JEE(Main)- Paper-2 (B.Arch./B.Planning) paper will include April 08,09, 2017 while the offline examination will be held on April 02, 2017.
All the candidates who have submitted the online application and paid the examination fee till last date will be allowed to appear in JEE (Main) and their admit cards will be uploaded on the website as per schedule.
Aspirants who are applying for JEE Main 2017 required to note that the candidates 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 Government identity number provided they should select the city of examination in these states only. The candidates must have their own personal and valid email id. They are also advised to have their own mobile number. The candidates are advised to retain the same mobile number and email-id in use which they have furnished in the application form because the important information may be given to the candidates through SMS or e-mail.