JEE (Main)

Conducted by : Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)

JEE (Main) 2016 Overview

  • Exam Type :
    National Level
  • Format : Online/CBT, Offline/PBT
  • Language : English, Hindi, Gujarati

 

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is an all India level engineering entrance exam which is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). JEE Main is required to take admission to engineering courses in the esteemed IITs, NITs, IIITs, deemed universities and other centrally funded technical institutions.

JEE Main is conducted in two parts i.e. Paper I and Paper II. Paper I (B.E./B. Tech.) will be conducted in both Computer based (Online) and Paper-Pen based (Offline) mode while Paper II (B. Arch./B. Planning) will be conducted in Pen-Paper based mode only.

 

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JEE (Main) 2016 Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit:

Candidates born on or after October 01, 1991 are eligible to appear for JEE Main 2016 examination. There will be a relaxation of 5 years for the students belonging to SC, ST and PwD category.

Educational Qualification:

For B.E/ B. Tech:

Candidate should secure minimum 45% marks (40% in case of student belonging to reserved category) in 10+2 with Physics and Mathematics as mandatory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subject.

For B.Arch./ B. Planning:

Applicant must have studied Mathematics as main subject along with 50% marks in total including five subjects from a recognized board.

JEE (Main) 2016 Application Details

Application & Examination fees

Paper(s) Appearing

 Pen and Paper Based Exam

Computer Based Exam (Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) only)

 

(General/OBC)

(SC/ST/PwD)

(General/OBC)

(SC/ST/PwD)

For Examination Centre Opted In India

JEE (Main) Paper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.) OR

JEE (Main) Paper-2 (B. Arch./ B. Planning) only

1000 (Boys)

500 (Girls)

500 (Boys)

500 (Girls)

500 (Boys)

250 (Girls)

250 (Boys)

250 (Girls)

Both JEE (Main) Paper-1

(B.E./B.Tech.) AND JEE (Main) Paper- 2 (B.Arch./ B. Planning)

1800 (Boys)

900 (Girls)

900 (Boys)

900 (Girls)

1300 (Boys)

650 (Girls)

 

650 (Boys)

650 (Girls

For Examination Centre Opted In Foreign Country

JEE(Main)Paper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.) OR

JEE (Main)Paper-2 (B.Arch./B. Planning) only

2500 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

1250 (Boys)

1250 Girls)

2500 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

 

1250 (Boys)

1250 (Girls)

Both JEE (Main) Paper-1

(B.E./B.Tech.) and JEE (Main) Paper- 2 (B.Arch./ B. Planning)

3800 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

 

1900 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

3800 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

 

1900 (Boys)

1900 (Girls)

 

 

Application Procedure

The candidates can apply for JEE Main 2016 at online mode only. Applicant are required to fill up the requisite information, upload scanned photograph, signature and thumb impression while filling up the online form. After submitting the details, an acknowledgment page will be generated. Applicant must take a print out of the page for further references.

(The acknowledgement page should not be sent to JEE Main office)

The application fee can be paid by credit/debit card or by depositing fee in cash in the Syndicate/ Canara/ ICICI/ HDFC bank through e-challan generated during the online filling of application form.

JEE (Main) 2016 Counselling/Interview

Students will be offered admission based on their choices and their all India rank through Seat Allocation Process which will be announced later.

JEE (Main) 2016 Exam Centres

City Code

State

City

Mode of Exam.

Mode of Exam

1

Andaman & Nicobar

Port Blair

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

2

Andhra Pradesh

Guntur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

3

 

Tirupati

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

4

 

Vijayawada

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

5

 

Visakapatnam

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

6

Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

7

Assam

Guwahati

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

8

 

Silchar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

9

Bihar

Gaya

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

10

 

Muzaffarpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

11

 

Patna

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

12

Chandigarh

Chandigarh/Mohali

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

13

Chhatisgarh

Raipur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

14

Dadra Nagar Haveli

Dadra Nagar Haveli

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

15

Daman & Diu

Daman & Diu

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

16

Delhi

Delhi/New Delhi

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

17

Goa

Panaji

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

18

Gujarat

Ahmedabad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

19

 

Anand

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

20

 

Bhavnagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

21

 

Gandhinagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

22

 

Godhra

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

23

 

Jamnagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

24

 

Patan

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

25

 

Rajkot

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

26

 

Surat

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

27

 

Vadodara

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

28

 

Valsad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

29

Haryana

Faridabad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

30

 

Gurgaon

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

31

 

Hisar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

32

 

Karnal

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

33

 

Kurukshetra

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

34

Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

35

 

Shimla

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

36

Jammu & Kashmir

Jammu

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

37

 

Srinagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

38

Jharkhand

Bokaro

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

39

 

Dhanbad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

40

 

Jamshedpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

41

 

Ranchi

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

42

Karnataka

Bengaluru

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

43

 

Hubli

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

44

 

Mangalore

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

45

Kerala

Ernakulam

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

46

 

Kozhikode

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

47

 

Thiruvanthapuram

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

48

Lakshadeep

Kavarrati

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

49

Madhya Pradesh

Balaghat

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

50

 

Barwani

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

51

 

Betul

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

52

 

Bhopal

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

53

 

Chhatarpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

54

 

Chhindwada

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

55

 

Guna

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

56

 

Gwalior

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

57

 

Indore

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

58

 

Jabalpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

59

 

Khandwa

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

60

 

Khargon

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

61

 

Mandsour

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

62

 

Ratlam

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

63

 

Rewa

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

64

 

Sagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

65

 

Satna

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

66

 

Shahdol

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

67

 

Ujjain

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

68

 

Vidisha

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

69

Maharashtra

Amravati

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

70

 

Aurangabad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

71

 

Mumbai

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

72

 

Nagpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

73

 

Nasik

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

74

 

Pune

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

75

 

Thane

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

76

Manipur

Imphal

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

77

Meghalaya

Shillong

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

78

Mizoram

Aizwal

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

79

Nagaland

Dimapur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

80

 

Kohima

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

81

 

Mokokchung

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

82

Odisha

Angul

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

83

 

Balasore

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

84

 

Berhampur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

85

 

Bhawanipatna

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

86

 

Bhubaneswar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

87

 

Cuttack

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

88

 

Jeypore

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

89

 

Rourkela

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

90

 

Sambalpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

91

Puducherry

Puducherry

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

92

Punjab

Amritsar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

93

 

Bathinda

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

94

Rajasthan

Ajmer

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

95

 

Bikaner

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

96

 

Jaipur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

97

 

Jodhpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

98

 

Kota

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

99

 

Udaipur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

100

Sikkim

Gangtok

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

101

Tamilnadu

Chennai

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

102

 

Coimbatore

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

103

 

Madurai

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

104

Telangana

Hyderabad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

105

 

Khammam

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

106

 

Warangal

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

107

Tripura

Agartala

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

108

Uttarakhand

Dehradun

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

109

 

Haldwani

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

110

 

Haridwar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

111

 

Pant nagar

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

112

 

Roorkee

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

113

Uttar Pradesh

Agra

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

114

 

Allahabad

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

115

 

Bareilly

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

116

 

Gorakhpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

117

 

Jhansi

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

118

 

Kanpur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

119

 

Lucknow

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

120

 

Varanasi

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

121

West Bengal

Durgapur

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

122

 

Howrah

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

123

 

Kolkata

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

124

 

Siliguri

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

125

Outside India

Colombo

 

Computer Based

126

 

Kathmandu

 

Computer Based

127

 

Singapore

 

Computer Based

128

 

Bahrain

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

129

 

Dubai

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

130

 

Muscat

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

131

 

Riyadh

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

132

 

Sharjah

Pen & Paper Based

Computer Based

 

 

JEE (Main) 2016 Exam Syllabus

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main 2016) will be conducted by the JEE Apex Board for admission to undergraduate engineering programmes in NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), participating State Government Institutions etc.
 
For admission to NITs, CFTIs like IIITs etc. and other participating Institutions, the merit/rank list shall be prepared based on 40% weightage to school Boards marks in class 12th or equivalent examination and 60% weightage to IIT JEE (Main). The weightage to school Board/Equivalent examination marks shall be considered only after normalization.
 
The IIT JEE (Main) will also be the 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 IITsISM Dhanbad.
 
JEE Mains 2016 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.). Depending upon the course(s) candidates are seeking admission, they may take Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.), or Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.), or both.
 
 
Number of Attempts

The number of attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE (Main) shall be limited to 03 (three).
 
 

JEE (Main) 2016 Contact Details

JEE (Main)

JEE (Main) Unit Central Board of Secondary Education

Plot No. 149, Block - H,
Sector - 63, Noida – 201309
Distt- Gautam Budh Nagar (U.P.)

Email-jeemain@nic.in

Helpline No.:     7042399520, 7042399521, 7042399524, 7042399525, 7042399526, 7042399528, 7042399529

Computer Based Exam Helpline No.:     18002660372 (only during 15th March - 15th April 2016)

Computer Based Exam Email: cbsejeehelpdesk@gmail.com (only during 15th March - 15th April 2016)

 

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Discussions about JEE (Main)

Exam dates / Exam timeline

  • Availability of Application Forms start

    December 01, 2015 (Tuesday)

  • Availability of Application Forms end

    December 31, 2015 (Thursday)

  • Availability of Admit Card

    March 08, 2016 (Tuesday)

  • Paper Based Exam Date (Paper I) (9:30 AM-12:30 PM)

    April 03, 2016 (Sunday)

  • Paper Based Exam Date (Paper II) (2 PM-5 PM)

    April 03, 2016 (Sunday)

  • Computer Based Exam Date (9:30 AM-12:30 PM) start

    April 09, 2016 (Saturday)

  • Computer Based Exam Date (9:30 AM-12:30 PM) end

    April 10, 2016 (Sunday)

  • Computer Based Exam Date (2 PM-5 PM) (If Required) start

    April 09, 2016 (Saturday)

  • Computer Based Exam Date (2 PM-5 PM) (If Required) end

    April 10, 2016 (Sunday)

  • Results

    April 27, 2016 (Wednesday)