JEE Main 2017, which is followed by JEE Advanced is one of most prominent engineering entrance examination for the candidates seeking admissions into various technical universities in India. Some of the prestigious institute includes IITs, NITs, IIITs and other government funded technical institutes (GFTIs). Each and every candidate appearing for JEE Main tries his/ her level best to gain success in this examination. If you are seeking an opportunity for admission into the prestigious institutes, you need to be acquainted with the information bulletin for JEE Main 2017 for recent notifications. Some important notifications include:
- A candidate must have scored 75% of marks in class 12th examination or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective board. For SC/ST students, the qualifying marks would be 65% in the class 12th examination or equivalent.
- A candidate must have Unique Identification/Aadhaar card generated from the government of India before applying.
- For candidates belonging to general category, the date of birth should fall on/after October 1st, 1992. However, For candidates belonging to reserved categories, the date of birth should fall on/after October 1st, 1987
- Only those candidates who have passed their class 12th or equivalent examination in 2015, 2016, or will pass in 2017 are eligible to apply for JEE Main 2017.
- A candidate can make a maximum of 3 attempts for JEE Main (in three consecutive years).
Medium of question paper
Candidates appearing for JEE Main 2017 can choose their medium either as English or Hindi. However, candidates from Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli have an additional option to choose the medium as Gujarati apart from Hindi and English.
Events and Dates
The schedule for various events according to JEE Main 2017 information bulletin is tabulated below:
|Availability of JEE Main Application Form||December 01, 2016|
|Last Date for JEE Main Application Form||January 02, 2017|
|Last date to submit the fees||January 03, 2017|
|Download of Admit Card for JEE Main||March 2nd Week, 2017|
|Offline JEE Main 2017 Exam||April 02, 2017|
|Computer Based Exam of JEE Main||April 8 & 9, 2017|
|JEE Main Answer Key||18-22 April 2017|
|OMR Response Sheet availability||18-22 April 2017|
|JEE Main Result||27 April 2017|
|Rank List||27 April 2017|
For candidates, who are eligible and wish to apply, need to pay JEE Main exam fee on or before 3rd January 2017. JEE Main entrance exam results will be declared on 27th April 2017.
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