Educational institutions such as Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) and IIEST Shibpur use JEE Main scores as the basis for admission into their courses.

Details of JEE Main

There are two papers in the JEE Main; Paper-1 and Paper-2. Candidates have the choice of opting for either or both of the papers. Both papers consist of multiple choice questions. Breakdown of the paper details:

  • Paper-1: This paper is for admission into B.E./B.Tech courses. This is conducted both online and offline.
  • Paper-2: This paper is for admission into B.Arch and B.Planning courses. This is conducted offline.

JEE Main counselling

The JEE Main is conducted by Central Board for Secondary Education (CBSE) and the merit list is also published by the board. The seat allocation process has been given to Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) which was previously known as Central Counselling Board (CCB). The admission process in the previous years was conducted by the CCB however they attend to the seat allocation process by using the merit list provided by CBSE now.

It is one of the most important examinations in the country for students aspiring to be engineers. The course structure and paper format are both unique and thus the preparation for this examination requires immense hard work. The questions asked in the examination are more application based and encourage the student to think in a different dimension unlike many other exams that are easy to crack due to their direct questions.