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The Indian Institutes of Technology are institutions of national importance established through an Act of Parliament.  These institutes play a leading role in technological manpower development and have research programmes comparable to the best in the world.  The admissions to the Undergraduate Programmes at these institutions for all Indian and Foreign nationals are made through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).

Joint Entrance Exam  is conducted by Indian Institute of Technology for admission to undergraduate programmes at Indian Institute of Technology  Bhubaneswar,  Bombay, Delhi , Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Himachal Pradesh (new IIT) Hyderabad, Indore (new IIT), Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Patna , Punjab , Rajasthan, Roorkee And Institute of Technology BHU, Varanasi ,Indian School of Mines University, Dhanbad.

The admission to the undergraduate programmes at the IITs and ISMU, Dhanbad for the year 2017 will be based on a two-tier test. The first test called the JEE (Main), will be held during the month of April, 2017 (both offline and online). This test will be conducted by CBSE. The second test, called the JEE (Advanced), will be held on MAY 21, 2017 (only offline). Only 2,20,000 of the top rankers in JEE(Main), which includes students from all categories( GE,OBC(NCL), SC and ST ) will be eligible to appear in JEE(Advanced).

The JEE (Advanced)-2017 will have two objective type papers. Each paper will consist of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Duration of each paper will be 3-hours. Question papers will be in both English and Hindi. Admissions to IITs will be based only on category wise All India Rank (AIR) in JEE(Advanced) subject to the condition that such candidates are in the top 20 percentile of successful candidates of their Boards in applicable categories.

Eligibility Criteria:
All the candidates, including foreign nationals, 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.
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 all the subjects in either 2016 or 2017.
Candidates who appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2016
and wish to re-appear in the same in 2017 (either for improvement or because
they failed in one or more subjects), will have to re-appear in all the subjects in
Those who appeared for the first time in their Class XII (or equivalent)
examination in 2015 or earlier are NOT eligible. 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)
Criterion 5 – Earlier admission at IITs/ISM: A candidate should NOT have been
admitted in an IIT/ISM (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the
program) OR accepted the IIT/ISM seat by reporting at a reporting centre in
the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs or ISM was cancelled are also
NOT eligible.
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 reporting at
the reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2016 are also eligible.

Exam Dates and Schedule

Candidates should be among the  top 2,20,000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017.After the declaration of the scores of JEE (Main) - 2017, the top 2,20,000(including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017 candidates are required to register online at http://jeeadv.iitd.ac.in to appear for the JEE (Advanced) – 2017. A fee of Rs.2400/- (Rs.1200/- for SC, ST, PD and all female candidates) has to be deposited between 28th April and 2nd May, 2017 .

The last date to register for JEE (Advanced) - 2017 (along with the required information and applicable fee) is 2nd May, 2017

21st May, 2017
PAPER – 1: 9.00 – 12.00 Hours (IST)
PAPER – 2: 14.00 – 17.00 Hours (IST)

Examination Centres
JEE is conducted in several zones. Details of centres in each zone are available at http://jeeadv.iitd.ac.in   
More on Exam
The online application for both JEE (Main) – 2017 as well as JEE (Advanced) – 2017 will be available from 1st December 2016  to 31st December 2016 .
Any candidate who wants to appear for JEE (Advanced) – 2017 examination must appear for the JEE (Main) – 2017, Paper-1.
Online application form will be available at the website http://www.jeemain-edu.in/


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