IIT - JEE - information
IIT - JEE is considered as the top most entrance education that is difficult to crack by the average students. It should be given after one completes the 12th board examination. Many students dream of passing the IIT-JEE examination to get admission to the top most
colleges in India. Around 17 colleges use JEE examination as their admission criterion for their undergraduate programs. Candidates who pass the entrance exam can apply for admissions to BArch, BTech, BDes, dual degree, Integrated MSc and integrated MSc and technology courses.
Candidates can appear for the entrance exam only twice in consecutive years. They should pass the qualifying examination like the 12th grade. They should be below the age of 25 years. Students should have intermediate or two year pre university examination held by the recognized board. 3 to 4 year diploma recognized by the state board of technical education or the AICTE or HSC vocational examination. The candidates of the general category should pass with 60% marks in the qualifying exams. Those who belong to SC and ST and the physically challenged should score at least 55% marks.
The prestigious universities that accept IIT JEE entrance exam passed candidates are:
- IIT, Mumbai
- IIT, New Delhi
- IIT, Guwahati
- IIT, Kanpur
- IIT, Kharagpur
- IIT, Chennai
- IIT, Roorkee
- Institute of Technology-Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi
- India school of Mines, Dhanbad
There is some new IITs destination like the IIT Ropar, IIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Hyderabad, IIT Gandhinagar, IIT Patna, IIT Rajasthan, IIT Mandi, and IIT Indore.
Application procedure and exam
One can apply for the application form online or offline. A candidate should register offline by using the prescribed optical machine readable application form that can be bought from the bank branches by paying Rs. 200 for the processing charges. The form for the general category for male will cost Rs. 1800 and for the SC and ST male candidates Rs. 1000. However for all female candidates the fee will be Rs. 200. One can buy forms at Canara bank, Union Bank of India, State Bank of India, Axis Bank, Indian bank, Punjab National bank for the particular zones.
The IIT-JEE examination day will be on April 8 2012. The result declaration will be held on May 18th 2012. For online filing of choices open to all the qualified candidates is by May 19th to June 10 2012. For the architecture and design aptitude test the last date will be June 3 2012.
Candidates should be aware of all the last dates so that they do not face any inconvenience.
Last Updated on : 16/11/2013