Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Mains with JEE SHIKSHA

If your dreams are full of scientific tools, computers, machines or other engineering tools then it’s time to wake up. Your door to National level entrance for engineering and technological courses, JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) has opened from 01st December, 2016.

JEE is conducted at two levels, first level is JEE Mains and second is JEE Advanced. Qualifying JEE Mains, send the student to second stage which is JEE Advance. JEE Mains is a path to B.Tech courses offered by NIT (National Institute of Technology), government institutes and private institutes. JEE Advance is a route to B.Tech courses offered by IITs.

What’s new in JEE Main 2017?

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has notified following two changes in the JEE pattern for 2017:
1. There shall be no weightage for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE (Main) examination,

2. For the candidates to qualify for the admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFTIs whose admissions are based upon the JEE (Advanced)/JEE(Main) ranks, they should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.

The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttrakhand, Nagaland, Odisha & some other institutions have joined JEE (Main) system, however, their admission criteria will be notified by the concerned authorities. Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State level examination, are also advised to fill in the JEE (Main)–2017 application form online. The Paper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.) of 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.

The online application process started from 01st December, 2016 onwards. The last date for application is 02nd January, 2017 and fee can be paid upto 03rd January 2017.

Syllabus for JEE Main

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JEE Advanced 2017 Poster


  • JEE (Main) 2017: 
    Registration for JEE (Main) 2017 is from 01st Dec, 2016 to 02nd Jan, 2017. This year, JEE(Main) will also be conducted in Dhaka (Bangladesh). For more details, please visit
  • IB Released
    JEE (Advanced) 2017 Information Brochure version 1.0 (English) is available for download.
  • Examination Date is Fixed
    JEE (Advanced) 2017 examination will be held on Sunday, 21 May 2017.
  • Organizing Institute
    IIT Madras is the organizing institute of JEE (Advanced) 2017.