JEE Main 2016 is the Joint Entrance Examination (Main). CBSE JEE Main 2016 is the largest All India level Engineering Entrance Exam. Held both as Pen-and-Paper examination, and Computer based test, the JEE Main is organized by the Central Board of Secondary Education. Last year more than 13 lakh students had appeared for the exam and around 1.5 lakh had qualified for JEE Advanced (commonly known as IIT JEE). This year also lakhs of students are expected to fill the JEE Main 2016 Application Form who will then be issued the JEE Main 2016 Admit Card. Get here complete details of JEE Main 2016 including notification, application form, admit card, result.
JEE Main 2016
JEE Main 2016 Notification and Application Form are expected to be released in November. Science students (10+2) who fulfill eligibility conditions can submit the application form of JEE Main 2016 which is expected to be issued online at jeemain.nic.in. In the meantime, candidates can go through general details of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) given here on the basis of last year’s information brochure.
Official website of CBSE JEE Main is jeemain.nic.in.
Latest update – Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced)-2016 on 22nd May 2016.
Should JEE Main and JEE Advanced be merged? Share your opinion!
As per latest news on JEE Main, there are only speculations that indicate either the merging of JEE Main and JEE Advanced, or scrapping of either one to take admission in both NITs and IITs through single exam. However, there is no official word on this, and until that is available, students are advised to study hard for both Joint Entrance Examination (Main and Advanced), and board exams.
JEE Main 2016 Notification
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release a notification indicating exam date of JEE Main-2016, the process of applying for the exam, and eligibility. Last year the notification was released in November and it is expected that the board will follow a similar timeline this year. As soon as the notification of JEE Main 2016 is released, we will update it here.
JEE Main 2016 Application Form
Online submission of application form of JEE Main 2016 will be looked after by CBSE. Before applying one must read the eligibility criteria pertaining to age, educational qualification, exam attempts limit and so on. JEE Main Application Form 2016 is expected to be made available online for a period of around 45 days at jeemain.nic.in. Keep your documents ready to refer to for filling the form.
Application form of JEE Main 2016 is expected to be available in November 2015. As soon as it is released, candidates can apply online at jeemain.nic.in.
Last year the application fee was as follows.
|Paper||Pen and paper based||Computer based|
|General / OBC||SC / ST/ PwD||General / OBC||SC / ST/ PwD|
|Center in India|
|Paper 1 OR Paper 2||1000||500||500||500||500||250||250||250|
|Both Paper 1 AND Paper 2||1800||900||900||900||1300||650||650||650|
|Center in foreign country|
|Paper 1 OR Paper 2||2500||1250||1250||1250||2500||1250||1250||1250|
|Both Paper 1 AND Paper 2||3800||1900||1900||1900||3800||1900||1900||1900|
JEE Main 2016 Admit Card
Availability of admit card of JEE Main 2016 shall be online, as expected from last year’s events. To be able to download JEE Main Admit Card, candidate must have submitted the application form and fee before the last date. Also, as CBSE / board marks obtained in class 12th exam are key for calculation of JEE Main Result, the candidate is also asked to enter board exam roll number, and other details, before downloading the JEE Main Admit Card.
Admit card of JEE Main 2016 is expected to be available in March 2016. Applicants can download the JEE Main 2016 Admit Card from jeemain.nic.in as per official schedule announced by CBSE.
About Joint Entrance Examination (Main)
JEE Main Paper 1 is for BE / B.Tech, Paper 2 is for B.Arch. Both the papers are of 3 hours duration each. Engineering aspirants must attempt Paper 1 and Architecture aspirants can go for Paper 2. last year’s exam pattern is expected to be used this year as well, and it was as follows.
|Part I – Mathematics||30||120|
|Part II – Aptitude Test||50||200|
|Part III – Drawing||2||70|
- Exam Pattern
- JEE Preparation
- JEE Main previous year question papers and answers
- College Wise Cut Offs
JEE Main 2016 Exam Date
CBSE will announce the exam date of Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2016 very soon. Last year the Pen and Paper based examination was held on 4th April, and Computer Based Examination was held on 10th and 11th April. It is expected that this year also the CBSE JEE Main 2016 will be conducted in the month of April.
JEE Main 2016 Important Dates
Mark the important dates of JEE Main 2016 in your calendar so as not to miss any important event. You must strictly submit the application form and fee before last date for filling JEE Main 2016 application form. Before downloading admit card, note the last date to update board roll number in CBSE JEE Main form. Similarly, note the exam dates, date to download JEE Main 2016 Admit Card, display of JEE Main 2016 Answer Key, announcement of score and JEE Main 2016 result.
Important dates of CBSE Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2016 will be announced soon. Last year’s dates are given below for reference.
|Availability of JEE Main application form||Date for JEE Main 2016 application form will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 7 Nov 2014.|
|Last date to apply||Date for last date to submit JEE Main 2016 application form will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 18 Dec 2014.|
|Download JEE Main admit card||Date for JEE Main 2016 admit card will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 1 March 2015.|
|JEE Main 2016 Offline Exam (pen and paper based)||Date for JEE Main 2016 offline exam will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 4 April 2015.|
|JEE Main 2016 Online Exam (computer based)||Date for JEE Main 2016 online exam will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 10 and 11 April 2015.|
|Display of answer keys and OMR||Date for JEE Main 2016 answer key will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 18 April 2015.|
|Declaration of JEE Main 2016 score||Date for JEE Main 2016 score will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 27 April 2015.|
|JEE Main 2016 All India Rank (AIR)||Date for JEE Main 2016 AIR will be announced soon. Last year’s date was 7 July 2015.|
JEE Main 2016 Syllabus
The Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2016 syllabus will be given in detail in the JEE Main 2016 information brochure. It is important that one goes through the syllabus to understand topics for preparation. While the brochure is released, you can concentrate on studying topics covered in class 11 and 12 Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics to prepare for JEE Main.
- Answer Key
- Paper Analysis
- Rank Predictor
- Score, Result, Rank List and OMR Display
- Opening and Closing Rank (Round Wise)
JEE Main Archives
- Expected Cut Offs
- Official Cut Offs for Appearing in JEE Advanced
- CBSE Board cut off for JEE Advanced (official)
- Boards Cut Off for Top 20 Percentile Calculation
- Percentile and Normalization of Class 12 Marks
- Click Here for Complete List of Institutes taking B.Tech. admission based on JEE Main Score.
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