JEE Main 2017 Exam Dates

The Exam date of offline & online paper and result date for JEE Main 2017 have been released. Check dates here:

Events Dates
Official notification release 18th November 2016
Application form release 1st December 2016
Application Form Close 16th January, 2017 (Extended)
Image Correction Facility 10th December 2016 (onwards)
Last date of fee payment 17th January, 2017 (Extended)
Application form correction window 25th January to 3rd February 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
Display of answer key & OMR sheet 18th – 20th April 2017
Result declaration (paper 1) 27th April 2017
Declaration of All India Rank for JEE Main (Paper 2) 27th May 2017
Counselling schedule first week of July, 2017

The notification for JEE Main 2017 registration has been released on 18th Nov, 2016.

 

JEE Main 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are suggested to check the JEE Main 2017 eligibility criteria before applying:

  • Age Limit: Candidate’s date of birth should fall on or after 01 October, 1992 for general candidates and 01, October 1987 for SC, ST and PwD candidates.
  • Candidates appearing/passed 12th or equivalent exam in 2015 or 2016 with PCM are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates who have passed 12th or equivalent exam in 2014 are not eligible to apply.
  • Number of Subjects in 12th: Aspirants should have minimum five subjects in 12th/qualifying examination.
  • Number of Attempts: Candidate can attempt JEE Main exam three times only.
  • Diploma (3 years) holders are also eligible to apply.

 

JEE Main 2017 Application Form

  • Candidates are required to fill the JEE Main Application Form 2017 only through online process. The application form has been available from 1st December 2016.
  • No other modes will be entertained to fill and submit the application form.
  • The last date to fill the application form will be 16th January, 2017.
  • Candidate can submit only one application form. More than one application form filling will lead to rejection.
  • There is no need to send the printed application form to the CBSE Board.
 

Application Fee:

The application fee payment can be made through two modes online mode (debit/credit card) or offline mode (e-challan of Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/HDFC Bank). Application fee can be paid till 17th January 2017.

The application fee criteria of JEE Main exam is mentioned below:

Papers Pen & Paper Based Test Online mode
Appearing General/OBCs (Boys) SC/ST/PWD/All Girls General/OBCs SC/ST/PWD/Girls
For examination centres opted in India
Paper 1 or 2 1000 500 500 250
Paper 1 and 2 both 1800 900 1300 650
For examination centres opted in foreign country
Paper 1 or 2 2500 1250 2500 1250
Paper 1 and 2 both 3800 1900 3800 1900

JEE Main Application Form Correction:

  • Candidates now have a chance to made correction in the application form.
  • Changes from CBT to PBT will not be entertained during the correction.
  • Correction period (in images) has been announced from 10th December, 2016.
  • Correction in particulars of application form will start from 25th January to 3rd February 2017.
  • Any further corrections in application form after closing the correction period will not be entertained.
  • Only selected and permitted entries may be modified.

JEE Main 2017 Exam Pattern

The JEE Main 2017 exam pattern for paper I and Paper II is given below:

JEE Main Paper I:

  • Courses: It is held for engineering courses (B.Tech/BE).
  • Number of Questions: It is consisted of 90 MCQ (Multiple Choice Questions).
  • Subjects: The paper will be asked from subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • Language: Hindi, English (candidates can select while filling the application form)
  • Mode: It will be commenced via both; online & offline.
  • Duration: 3 hours. (4 hours for the candidates having 40% or more disability)
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks for each correct response.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response or multi-responses.
Subjects Questions Marks
Chemistry 30 120
Physics 30 120
Mathematics 30 120
Total 90 360

JEE Main Paper II:

  • Courses: It is held for Architecture course. (B.Arch).
  • Number of Questions: It is consisted of 82 questions (MCQs) out of which 30 questions from mathematics, 50 questions from aptitude test and 2 questions (descriptive) of drawing test.
  • Subjects: The paper will be asked from subjects as Mathematics, Aptitude, Drawing.
  • Language: Hindi, English (candidates can select while filling the application form)
  • Mode: It will be commenced via offline mode.
  • Duration: 3 hours. (4 hours for the candidates having 40% or more disability)
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks for each correct response (2 questions of drawing will carry 70 marks).
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect or multi-responses.
Subjects Questions Marks
Mathematics 30 120
Aptitude test 50 200
Drawing 2 70
Total 82 390