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JEE Main Exam (Previously known as AIEEE )

Exam Name: Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main)

Exam type: National

Exam category: Under Graduate (UG) Level

Conducting Institute: Joint Apex Board (JAB) of CBSE

A common exam for Undergraduate Engineering admissions in two stages comprising of

  • JEE-Main: Conducted by CBSE for admissions to the NITs, IITs, CFTIs
  • JEE-Advanced: Conducted by IITs

JEE Main is the first stage of the Joint Entrance Examination, to get admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs, Other centrally funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by many participating State Governments, and many other Institutions shall involve the Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Main). The JEE (Main) will also be an eligibility test for the JEE (Advanced), which the candidate has to take if he/she is aspiring for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs. Students can avail the details at a glance for JEE Main below.

Please make a note that the below information is being updated as and when the CBSE issues the information. In the meantime, the below information given is based on JEE Main 2015 to allow the students to have a fair idea of all aspects of the exam

Note the below Engineering Colleges will be accepting JEE Main 2015 score for admission. Please click on the college to apply.

  • ITM School of Engineering and Research, Raipur
  • Bharat Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai

Subject Combinations at 10+2 level

Here, you will find the course-wise listing of subject combinations that candidates should have at the 10+2 level.

B.E or B.Tech candidates should have Physics, Mathematics and one of the following:

  • Biology
  • Bio-technology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science

B. Pharma candidates should have Physics, Chemistry and one of the following:

  • Biology
  • Bio-technology
  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics

B. Arch or B. Planning candidates should have Mathematics, Physics and one of the following:

  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Biology
  • Engineering Drawing

JEE Main Paper Pattern

S. No. Course JEE Main Papers JEE Main Subjects Duration of Exam JEE Main Exam Mode
1 B.E/B.Tech Paper – 1 Physics, Chemistry, Maths 3 hours Offline
Online
2 B. Arch/B. Planning Paper – 2 Part 1 – Mathematics
Part 2 - Aptitude test
Part 3 – Drawing test
3 hours Offline
S. No. Name of NIT Year of Establishment No. of Seats
1 NIT Patna 1886 554
2 NIT Raipur 1956 893
3 NIT Warangal 1959 740
4 NIT Bhopal 1960 937
5 NIT Surathkal 1960 740
6 NIT Durgapur 1960 800
7 NIT Jamshedpur 1960 601
8 NIT Srinagar 1960 632
9 NIT Nagpur 1960 738
10 NIT Allahabad 1961 813
11 NIT Calicut 1961 937
12 NIT Rourkela 1961 580
13 NIT Surat 1961 693
14 NIT Jaipur 1963 710
15 NIT Kurukshetra 1963 832
16 NIT Tiruchirapalli 1964 814
17 NIT Agartala 1965 757
18 NIT Silchar 1967 600
19 NIT Hamirpur 1986 508
20 NIT Jalandhar 1987 786
21 NIT Arunachal Pradesh 2010 90
22 NIT Delhi 2010 90
23 NIT Goa 2010 90
24 NIT Manipur 2010 90
25 NIT Meghalaya 2010 90
26 NIT Mizoram 2010 90
27 NIT Nagaland 2010 90
28 NIT Puducherry 2010 120
29 NIT Sikkim 2010 90
29 NIT Sikkim 2010 90
30 NIT Uttrakhand 2010 120
31 NIT Andhra 2015 480

JEE Main Cutoff (Out of 360 marks)

Category 2013 Cutoff 2014 Cutoff 2015 Cutoff 2016 Cutoff 2017 Cutoff
Common Merit List (CML) 113 115 105 100 80
Other Backward Class (OBC) 70 74 70 70 49
Schedule Caste (SC) 50 53 50 52 27
Schedule Tribes (ST) 45 47 44 48 32