Application form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern for JEE MAIN 2018
About JEE Main
- The term JEE stands for Joint Entrance Examination.
- JEE Main 2018 is a National level engineering entrance examination which is conducted for admission to various engineering colleges in India.
- JEE MAIN 2018 exam is also the eligibility exam for JEE advanced which is the entrance exam to secure admissions in Indian Institute of Technology and National Institute of Technology.
- The Honorable High Court of Delhi alone will have the jurisdiction to settle and decide all matters and disputes related to JEE Main 2018.
Introduction to JEE MAIN 2018
- Candidates have to apply online for JEE MAIN 2018 examination. There is no printed application form available.
- Ensure your eligibility as per the criteria laid down for JEE Main 2018, JEE Advanced, and participating State Institutions.
- All the candidates who have submitted the online application and paid the examination fee will be allowed to appear in JEE Main examination.
- The JEE MAIN 2018 exam fee may be paid either by credit/debit card or through e-challan generated during the online filling of the application form.
- The use of Aadhaar while JEE MAIN 2018 registration will result in the accuracy of the candidate details.
- Candidates have a choice to select medium of JEE MAIN 2018 question paper.
- JEE MAIN 2018 admit cards will be uploaded on the official website as per schedule.
- The candidates must have their own personal and valid email id. They are also advised to have their own mobile number.
JEE MAIN 2018 Examination is divided into two parts:
- JEE MAIN 2018 Paper - 1 will be for (B.E./B.TECH.) courses.
- JEE MAIN 2018 Paper - 2 will be for (B.ARCH./B.PLANNING.) courses.
Candidates may take Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) or Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) or both as per the courses they are seeking admission to.
- The Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech.) of JEE Main 2018 will be conducted in two separate modes i.e. Offline (Pen and Paper Based Examination) and Online (Computer Based Examination).
- The Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) of JEE Main 2018 will be conducted only in Pen and Paper based examination mode.
Overview Of JEE Main 2018 Examination
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Subjects Covered in JEE Main 2018
Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry
Courses Under JEE Main 2018
B.E, B.Tech, B.Arch
Multiple streams in Engineering
What is JEE Advanced?
- JEE Advanced is the second stage of Joint Entrance Exam [JEE].
- If the candidates have scored well in JEE Main 2018 and manage to meet the cutoff criteria then he or she will be automatically eligible to give the JEE Advanced test.
- JEE Advanced helps candidates to seek admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs.
JEE Main Latest NEWS
HRD ministry introducing extra seats for Women through JEE MAIN
- The HRD ministry is considering introducing extra seats from next year along the lines of IITs and NITs are planning to increase seats for women.
States will continue with their own engineering examinations
- The human resource development (HRD) ministry has decided against conducting JEE MAIN a single entrance exam for engineering from next year and states will continue with their own examinations.
Vacant seats in engineering colleges, private colleges in Odisha blame JEE Main
- The Odisha Private Engineering College Association, OPECA has asked the Odisha government to opt out of JEE Main examination from next academic year.
JEE MAIN 2018 Schedule
- The candidates can fill the application form of JEE MAIN 2018 form 1st December 2017.
- The Admit card of JEE MAIN 2018 can be downloaded by the candidates form 10th March 2018.
- The JEE MAIN 2018 examination will be held on 10th April 2018 for both the papers.
- JEE MAIN 2018 Paper 1 will be from IST 09:30 am - 12:30 pm and Paper 2 will be from IST 14:00 pm - 17:00 pm.
- The results of JEE MAIN 2018 will be announced on 27th April 2018.
JEE Main 2018 Eligibility
- Candidates aspiring to write JEE Main 2018 examination must satisfy the eligibility criteria.
- Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1993 are eligible for JEE MAIN 2018.
- Candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 or 2017 and those who are appearing in 2018 are eligible for JEE MAIN 2018.
- The number of attempts for JEE Main shall be limited to 03.
- Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE Main 2018.
JEE Main 2018 Application Form
- Candidates can apply for JEE Main 2018 only in online through the official site of JEE Main 2018.
- Candidates have to upload the scanned original documents along with the JEE Main 2018 Application form.
- The candidates should enter all the required details while filling up the JEE MAIN 2018 online form.
- The last date to submit the JEE MAIN 2018 application form is 16th January 2018.
- The JEE MAIN 2018 application fee payment can be made either online or by depositing in a specified bank.
- Candidates are required to take the printout of JEE MAIN 2018 Acknowledgement Page and keep it for reference.
- If the candidates furnishing the false information in JEE MAIN 2018 then those candidatures will be canceled and their result will not be declared.
JEE Main 2018 Admit Card
- The Admit card of JEE Main 2018 is an important document that all candidates will have to keep safe and produce in the examination center.
- The invigilator will check JEE MAIN 2018 Admit Card of the candidate to satisfy himself/herself about the identity of each candidate.
- The candidates will have to submit their application number, date of birth and security pin to download JEE MAIN 2018 admit card.
- Only registered and eligible candidates will be able to log in and download their admit card of JEE Main 2018.
- The applicant can download the JEE MAIN 2018 admit card on 10th March 2018 from the official website.
- The JEE MAIN 2018 admit card is issued only to those candidates who satisfy the eligibility conditions.
JEE Main 2018 Exam Pattern
- Candidates are advised to have detailed knowledge about JEE MAIN 2018 exam pattern.
- JEE MAIN 2018 Paper 1 will be for 360 marks and it will be having 90 MCQ's.
- JEE MAIN 2018 Paper 2 will be for 390 marks and it will have 80 MCQ's and 2 drawing questions.
- In JEE MAIN 2018 examination correct MCQ's answer fetches 4 marks and wrong answer deduct 1 marks.
- The mode of JEE MAIN 2018 examination can be chosen by the candidate to either take the examination in a pen and paper manner or through computer-based manner.
- The candidates will have a duration of three hours to complete each of the paper.
- The allotment of JEE MAIN 2018 slots/dates will be on first come first served basis.
JEE Main 2018 Syllabus
- The JEE main 2018 syllabus is a very important component of the preparation package as it helps the candidate streamline his/her preparation.
- JEE Main 2018 Paper 1 will contain questions from chemistry, physics and mathematics subjects.
- JEE Main 2018 Paper 2 will comprises of three parts which are mathematics, aptitude test, and drawing test.
- The Syllabus PDF provide comfort for the candidates in the time of preparation for JEE Main 2018 examination.
JEE Main 2018 Counselling
- The JEE MAIN 2018 centralized counseling will be conducted through online mode.
- JEE MAIN 2018 counseling will commence on 25th June 2018.
- Candidates who will qualify JEE Main 2018 Exam only they will be eligible to attend the counseling process for seat allocation.
- The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) is the responsible authority for the counseling and seat allotment of JEE Main 2018.
- JEE Main 2018 Counselling will tentatively commence in the first week of July.
JEE Main 2018 Cut Off
- JEE Main Cut off 2018 is the minimum marks required by a candidate to be eligible for admission to B.Tech/B.E. and B.Arch/B.Plan.
The below representation shows the cut-off for the JEE MAIN 2018.
JEE Main 2018 Cut Off
OBC – NCL
Aadhaar Card: JEE MAIN 2018 New Rules and Norms (As per CBSE Board)
CBSE has decided to use Aadhaar for the candidates of JEE Main 2018 and hereby notifies the following:
- All Candidates who are in possession of Aadhaar should enter Aadhaar number, name, date of birth & gender in the online application for JEE Main 2018 for the purpose of authentication and his/her identity.
- Candidates who are not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, are hereby required to make application for JEE MAIN 2018 Aadhaar enrolment in case he/she is entitled to obtain Aadhaar.
- Such applicant may visit any Aadhaar enrollment center (list available at www.uidai.gov.in) to get enrolled for Aadhaar.
- In order to facilitate such candidates who are not having Aadhaar, the CBSE has specially set up facilitation centers in each city of examination for the purpose of JEE MAIN 2018 Aadhaar enrolment.
- The candidates can approach such JEE MAIN 2018 facilitation centers who will not charge any amount from any applicant for Aadhaar enrolment.
- The list of the JEE MAIN facilitation center is available on www.jeemain.nic.in.
- These candidates who have enrolled for Aadhaar and have not received Aadhaar should enter 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID printed on the Aadhaar enrolment slip at the time of filling online application form for JEE Main 2018.
- In case JEE MAIN Aadhaar enrolment facility is not available at the facilitation centers, the candidates should submit a request for Aadhaar enrolment.
- The JEE MAIN facilitation center will issue a registration number to such candidates.
- This registration number should be entered by the candidates at the time of filling online application form for JEE Main 2018.
Note: The above provisions shall be applicable in all states except J&K, Assam & Meghalaya.
JEE MAIN 2018 Guidelines
- Please check the JEE MAIN 2018 Admit Card carefully for your Name, Paper, Date of Birth, Gender, Test Centre Name, City, State Code of Eligibility and Category. In case of any discrepancy, communicate to JEE Main Secretariat immediately for necessary action.
- Candidates are advised to reach the JEE MAIN exam center venue at least 2½ hours before the examination so as to complete the frisking and registration formalities well before the time. The registration desk will be closed 05 minutes prior to the examination.
- A candidate who does not possess the JEE MAIN 2018 Admit Card issued by the Board shall not be permitted for the examination under any circumstances by the Centre Superintendent.
- The candidates claiming the JEE MAIN 2018 relaxation under PwD category must carry the copy PwD certificate in the prescribed format issued by the Competent Authority.
- After the commencement of the JEE MAIN 2018 examination, no candidate under any circumstances will be allowed to enter the Examination Centre.
- A seat indicating JEE MAIN 2018 roll number will be allocated to each candidate. Candidate should find out and occupy their allotted seat only.
- The candidate should ensure that the JEE MAIN 2018 question paper received is as per his/her choice of medium.
- Candidate will not be allowed to carry any reference book and baggage inside the JEE MAIN 2018 Examination Centre.
- Except the JEE MAIN 2018 Admit Card and identity proof candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, Calculators, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, printed or written material, bits of papers, mobile phone, pager or any other device inside the Examination Room/Hall.
- Smoking and eating, Tea, coffee, cold drinks or snacks are not allowed to be taken into the JEE MAIN 2018 examination rooms during examination hours.
- The Ball Pens will be supplied to the candidates in the JEE MAIN 2018 examination hall so they should not bring any type of Pen/Ball Pens with them.
- The candidates must sign on the JEE MAIN 2018 Attendance Sheet at the appropriate place.
JEE Main 2018 Code Of Conduct For Candidates
- Candidates shall maintain perfect silence and attend to their JEE MAIN 2018 Question Paper only.
- Any conversation or gesture or disturbance in the JEE MAIN 2018 Examination Room/Hall shall be deemed as misbehaviour.
- Candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, Calculators, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, printed or written material, bits of papers, mobile phone, pager or any other device, except the JEE MAIN 2018 Admit Card inside the Examination Room/Hall.
- If a candidate is found using unfair means or impersonating, his/her candidature shall be cancelled and he/she will be liable to be debarred for taking JEE MAIN 2018 examination either permanently or for a specified period according to the nature of the offence.
- If any candidate is in possession of any of the above item, his/her candidature will be treated as unfair means and his/her current JEE MAIN 2018 examination will be cancelled & he/she will also be debarred for future examination(s) & the equipment will be seized.
- The candidate shall not remove any pages from the JEE MAIN 2018 Test-Booklet in case of Pen and Paper Based Examination and if he/she is found to have removed any pages from his/her JEE MAIN 2018 Test Booklet then he/she will be presumed to have used unfair means and shall be liable for criminal action.
Overall JEE MAIN Candidate Statistics:
Qualified students from different states for JEE MAIN Examination: