JEE Main 2018 Information Brochure / Bulletin / Prospectus – The CBSE is responsible for conducting JEE Main every year and releases the information brochure/ bulletin/ admission notifications/ prospectus in this regard. It is published online at the official website of JEE Main 2018, jeemain.nic.in in pdf format. The Information brochure is something which not only informs you about the dates and eligibility criteria but is a complete guide about the entrance test. Many students do not go through the complete brochure and make the mistakes. However, here we have given a summary of each of the content in the JEE Main 2018 Information Brochure/ prospectus.
What Are The Important Contents In The JEE Main 2018 Information Brochure?
Some of the important contents which are not to be ignored in the JEE Main information brochure is as follows:
- Important Dates
- Eligibility Criteria
- State of Eligibility
- Application Form, its fees, and process
- Admit Card
- Exam Pattern and its syllabus, List of Exam Centers
- Declaration of Result
- Selection Procedure
- Cut Off
- Counseling Procedure
- Participating Institute
New Changes Added in the JEE Main 2018 Prospectus
Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has introduced some new changes in the pattern of JEE Mains. Here are the highlights:
- 258 exam centers have been added for JEE Main 2018. Out of these, 248 are in India and 10 outside India.
- From this year onwards, the candidates will be able to do Slot Booking for the Computer-based examination only.
- The candidates suffering from Diabetes can now carry eatables like sugar tablets/fruits (like banana/apple/ orange) and transparent water bottle inside the examination hall.
- For calculation of rank obtained in JEE Main 2018, no weightage will be given to class 12th marks.
- For admission to IITs, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, candidates must have obtained at least 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) in higher secondary examination or must be in top 20 percentile in class 12th examination conducted by respective boards.
- Candidates from Meghalaya, J & K and Assam are excluded from providing the Aadharr details.
JEE Main 2018 Important Dates
After the information brochure is released, the students hurry up to see what is the date for exam and rest of the events. Here we have compiled the important dates for JEE Main 2018.
|JEE Main 2018||Important Dates|
|Commencement of online registration||01 Dec 2017|
|Last date to submit application form||01 Jan 2018|
|The window for Application Form Correction starts from||09 Jan 2018 to 22 Jan 2018|
|Download JEE Main 2018 Admit Card by||Second week of Mar 2018|
|JEE Main 2018 exam date for Offline mode||08 Apr 2018|
|JEE Main 2018 exam date for Online Mode||15 Apr 2018 and 16 Apr 2018|
|Download Answer key and recorded responses||24 Apr 2018 to 27 Apr 2018|
|Declaration of the Result of Paper 1 and All India Rank||30 Apr 2018|
|Publication of candidates eligible for JEE Advanced||30 Apr 2018|
|Declaration of the result of Paper 2 and All India Rank||31 May 2018|