JEE Main 2016: Admit Card,Exam Pattern,Result

Thursday, October 29, 2015

JEE Main
JEE Main is an entrance exam conducted by CBSE for admission in to various BE and BTech courses of India's premier institutes such as NITs, IIITs and other Government Funded Technical Institutions including Birla Institute of Technology. Every year around 13 lacs students appear for the exam.While there are 35-40 thousand seats available.So tight your belts to face such a competitive exam.This is also said to be screening test for JEE Advanced which is conducted for admission in to BTech courses of IITs.

How To Apply

There will be only one mode available to apply for the examination and that will be online. You have to first register on the Official Website of JEE Main and then you can fill the online form by logging in to your account. You have to keep your mobile number and an Email ID ready before applying. You should also have your picture in .jpg format and a scanned image of your signature and thumbprint both also in .jpg format (For boys thumb print should be of left thumb while for girls it should be of right thumb).After filling online application you have to pay application fee. You have three mode to pay your application fee i.e. 
  • Internet Banking, 
  • using Debit/Credit Card and 
  • e-challan. 
Fee details are given below.

Application Fees

JEE Main Syllabus

Correction in Application Form

There will be given a 2 week period after filling online application to correct your mistyped details. Here you should keep in mind that you can not change the pattern of exam. So we care full during the selection of mode of examination i.e. Online/Offline.

Admit Card

Admit card of the exam will be available in the month of March 2016. You can download it from JEE Main website.After downloading admit card you should immediately check details on it. If any discrepancies found quickly contact JEE Main authorities and get it corrected.

Exam Pattern

There are two modes of examination:-

  1. Paper Based Examination(Offline)
  2. Computer Based Examination(Online)
Carefully chose the type of your examination because it can make or brake your dreams. If you are not given computer based examination earlier than you should never choose this option.But if you comfortable with online mode than you should definitely go with it.
The exam will be of 90 questions(30 questions each from Physics, chemistry and maths)of 360 marks.All questions are assigned 4 marks.

Syllabus Of The Examination

You can download JEE Main Syllabus below.Download

Date Of Examination

Exam will be conducted in the first and second week of April 2016.(Expectation)


Result of JEE Main will be declared in the end of April or first week of May 2016(Expected as previous years).

Preparation of All India Rank

After declaration of result the All India Rank will be prepared in the end of May or in the first week of June 2016 (This can change because of below given reasons)It is expected that from JEE Main the All India rank will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the entrance test.Previously it was prepared by giving 40% weight age to 10+2 marks and 60% to the entrance test marks.Now it will be get scraped if Ministry of Human Resource Department of central government accepts it.The main reason behind scraping the inclusion of 40% board marks is delayed All India Rank preparation and late admission previous year.HOD minister Mrs.Smriti Irani had made a committee of NIT officials to investigate the matter and submit a report.According to reports it supports the scrapping of inclusion of board marks.While some other professors supports current system by saying that it increased the number of girls admission in previous years.Now Mrs. Smriti Irani has made another committee to solve the problem. made If it will be scrapped than it will benefits those students whose board marks are low but he scores well in the entrance exam.
Update (Date-08 November 2015) :
The HRD ministry has received the recommendations from the Committee of Eminent Person headed by Prof Ashok Mishra that government should abolish the addition of 10+2 board marks from JEE Main 2016 and it also suggested that number of students should be increased from 1,50,000 to 2,00,000 to be eligible for JEE Advanced form this year.
Other major recommendations are made that there is a new testing pattern will be launched from  the year 2017 called as National Testing Service which will take aptitude test of students which will be held online twice or thrice in a year. On the basis of performance in this aptitude test 4,00,000 students will be selected for JEE (a common exam for IIT,NIT,IIIT and CFTIs) conducted by IITs. and on the basis of that 40,000+ students will be selected for the admissions in IITs,NITs,IIITs and CFTIs through a common counselling process.  [/update]

Admission Process

It can start in the end of June or  in the first week of July 2016.But admission schedule can not be said appropriately because if 40% weight age will not be scraped than it may take longer in admission processes.

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