IIT JEE (MAIN) 2017Indian nationals (including PIO/OCI) who wish to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017 must write Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017 which will be held in the month of April
2017. Further information about JEE (Main) 2017 may be obtained from the website www.jeemain.nic.in.
ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR INDIAN NATIONALS (including PIO/OCI)
FOR APPEARING IN JEE (ADVANCED) 2017
All the candidates must fulfil each and every one of the following five criteria to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. Criterion 1 – Performance in JEE (Main) 2017: Candidates should be among the top 2,20,000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017. The percentages of various categories are: 27% for OBC-NCL, 15% for SC, 7.5% for ST and the remaining 50.5% is OPEN for all. Within each of these four categories, 3% horizontal reservation is available for PwD (including Dyslexic) candidates. As shown in the following table, the usual order will be followed while choosing top 2,20,000 candidates in various categories who have scored positive marks in JEE (Main) 2017.
JEE (Advanced) 2017 – Information Brochure
Category-wise distribution of top 2,20,000 candidates (Criterion 1)
ORDER CATEGORY Number of “Top” candidates 1 OPEN 107,767 Total 1,11,100 2 OPEN-PwD 3,333 3 OBC-NCL 57,618 Total 59,400 4 OBC-NCL-PwD 1,782 5 SC 32,010 Total 33,000 6 SC-PwD 990 7 ST 16,005 Total 16,500 8 ST-PwD 495 Criterion 2 – Age limit: Candidates should have been born on or after October 1,
1992. Five years relaxation is given to SC, ST and PwD candidates, i.e., these candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1987.
Criterion 3 – Number of attempts: A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years. Therefore, candidates who appeared
in JEE (Advanced) 2016 for the first time are also eligible. Criterion 4 – Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination: A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination Board results for the academic year 2014-15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
Criterion 5 – Earlier admission at IITs: A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR
14. accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE
(Advanced) 2017. Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat (by not reporting at any reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2016) are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
For eligibility criteria for foreign candidates can be found:
11. REGISTRATION FOR JEE (ADVANCED) 2017
Eligibility: The candidate should satisfy each and every one of the five eligibility criteria [see 10. ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR APPEARING IN JEE (ADVANCED)
2017]. Registration will be cancelled if, at a later date, it is found that the candidate does not meet any of these five eligibility criteria. Registration Portal: Candidates should register for appearing in JEE (Advanced) 2017. Registration is only through the online portal where detailed instructions will be provided. Online registration portal www.jeeadv.ac.in Online registration begins Friday, April 28, 2017 10:00 IST Online registration closes Tuesday, May 2, 2017 17:00 IST Regn. with late fee begins Wednesday, May 3, 2017 10.00 IST Regn. With late fee closes Thursday, May 4, 2017 17.00 IST
15 Registration Procedure: The procedure consists of three basic steps.
Step-1: After login, provide the basic data including the choice of the language of question paper (English or Hindi), the choices of the cities for the examination [See 18. CITIES AND TOWNS WHERE JEE (ADVANCED) 2017 WILL BE HELD]. The candidate will have the option of adding another cell phone number on top of the number/s provided during JEE (Main) registration. Please note that the JEE (Advanced) 2017 result will be sent to one of these numbers by SMS.
Step-2: Upload the scanned copies of all requisite documents [See 14. DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION].
Step-3: Pay registration fee [See 12. REGISTRATION FEE FOR JEE (ADVANCED) 2017]. Registration fee is NEITHER refundable NOR transferable.
12. REGISTRATION FEE FOR JEE (ADVANCED) 2017
Examination Centres in India Female Candidates : INR 1200
SC, ST, PwD Candidates : INR 1200
All Other Candidates : INR 2400
Late Fee : INR 500
Exam Centres Outside India (SAARC Countries)
All Candidates : USD 135
Late Fee : USD 80
Exam Centres Outside India (Non-SAARC Countries)
All Candidates : USD 270 Late Fee : USD 80
S. No. Description Day, Date and Time
1 JEE (Main) 2017 [Offline exam] SUN, 02-04-2017
2 Results of JEE (Main) 2017 THU, 27-04-2017
3 Registration for JEE (Advanced) 2017 FRI, 28-04-2017, 10:00 IST to TUE, 02-05-2017, 17:00 IST
4 Registration with Late Fee WED, 03-05-2017 to THU, 04-05-2017, 17:00 IST
5 Admit card available for downloading WED, 10-05-2017, 10:00 IST to SUN, 21-05-2017, 09:00 IST
6 JEE (Advanced) 2017 Paper - 1 Paper - 2; SUN, 21-05-2017 09:00 - 12:00 IST 14:00 - 17:00 IST
7 (a) Online display of ORS and scanned responses (b) Request from candidates for review of scanned responses WED, 31-05-2017 10:00 IST to SAT, 03-06-2017, 17:00 IST
8 Online display of answer keys SUN, 04-06-2017, 10:00 IST
9 Feedback and comments on answer keys from the candidates SUN, 04-06-2017, 10:00 IST to TUE, 06-06-2017, 17:00 IST
10 Declaration of JEE (Advanced) results SUN, 11-06-2017, 10:00 IST
11 Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) SUN, 11-06-2017, 10:00 IST to MON, 12-06-2017, 17:00 IST
12 Architecture Aptitude Test WED, 14-06-2017 09:00 - 12:00 IST
13 Declaration of AAT results SUN, 18-06-2017
14 Seat Allotment (Tentative) MON, 19-06-2017 to TUE, 18-07-2017
Schedule of Examination
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