All India Engineering Entrance Examination 2015 (AIEEE 2015)
JEE (Main) 2013 (Pen & Paper Based Exam) Date: 07th April, 2013
JEE (Main) 2013 (Computer Based Exam) Date: During April 8 - 25, 2013
Joint Entrance Examination (Main) - 2013
JEE (Main) Secretariat
Central Board of Secondary Education
Last date for filling Application Form online: 15.12.2012
Last date for receipt of Confirmation Page at JEE (Main) Secretariat: 26.12.2012 (By Registered/Speed post only)
INTRODUCTION AND SCHEME OF EXAMINATION: Admission criteria to Undergraduate Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs, Other centrally funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by several participating State Governments, and several other Institutions shall include the performance in the class 12/other Qualifying Examination and in the Joint Entrance Examination, JEE (Main). The Paper-1 of JEE (Main) will also be an 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 IITs.
JEE (Main) 2013 Important Dates:
TIME SCHEDULE FOR JEE (Main) - 2013
|1||a. Dates of JEE (Main) for Pen and Paper Based examination||PAPER – 1 : 07.04.2013 (0930-1230 hrs (IST))
PAPER – 2 : 07.04.2013 (1400-1700 hrs (IST))
|b. Date of JEE (Main) (Computer Based Examination)||08.04.2013–25.04.2013
|c. Online submission of application on website www.jeemain.nic.in||08.11.2012-15.12.2012
|2||Last date for|
a. Online submission of applications
b. Receipt of complete Confirmation Page, by Registered/Speed Post only at JEE (Main) Unit, PS 1-2, Institutional Area, IP Extension, Patparganj, Delhi – 110092
|3 ||Date of Availability of Admit Card for JEE (Main) on Website||01.03.2013 onwards
|4 ||Centre of Examination ||As indicated on the Admit Card
|5 ||Declaration of JEE (Main) Score and top 150000 candidates eligible for appearing in JEE (Advanced)||07.05.2013
|6 ||Declaration of All India Rank||On or before 07.07.2013
|7 ||Availability of Rank Cards on website ||08.07.2013 onwards
|8 ||Materials to be brought on the day of examination||Admit Card and Ball Point Pen of good quality. For Paper-2 of JEE (Main), the candidates are advised to bring their own clip board, geometry box set, pencils, erasers and colour pencils or crayons.
|9 ||Rough Work (Pen and Paper Based Examination)|
Rough Work (Computer Based Examination)
|All rough work is to be done in the Test Booklet only. The candidate should NOT do any rough work or put stray mark on the Answer Sheet.
Paper for Rough work will be provided at the examination centre
(A) TIME SCHEDULE FOR Pen and Paper based examination
(B) TIME SCHEDULE FOR COMPUTER BASED EXAMINATION
|DATES OF EXAMINATION||07.04.2013||07.04.2013
|a) Entry in the Examination Hall ||0900 HRS. ||1330 HRS.
|b) Distribution of Test Booklet ||0920 HRS.|| 1350 HRS.
|c) Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken/opened to take out the Answer Sheet ||0925 HRS. ||1355 HRS.
|d) Last entry in the Examination Hall ||0930 HRS.|| 1400 HRS.
|e) Test commences ||0930 HRS. ||1400 HRS.
|f) Test concludes ||1230 HRS.|| 1700 HRS.
ABOUT JEE (Main) – 2013
|DATES OF EXAMINATION FOR PAPER-1: 08.04.2013 to 25.04.2013
|Morning Session||Afternoon session
|a) Entry in the Examination Hall||7.30 am ||12.30 pm
|b) Last entry in the Examination Hall|| 8.30 am ||1.30 pm
|c) Test commences ||9.00 am|| 2.00 pm
|d) Test concludes ||12.00 noon ||5.00 pm
Mode of Examination:
The Paper-1 (described below) of JEE (Main) will be conducted in two separate modes i.e. Offline (Pen and Paper Based Examination) mode and Online (Computer Based Examination) mode. The Paper-2 of JEE (Main) will be conducted only in Pen and Paper based examination mode. A candidate will opt for either Pen and Paper Based or Computer Based examination modes for Paper-1 only.
Type of Examination:
JEE (Main) – 2013 shall have two papers, Paper-1 and Paper-2. Candidates may take Paper-1, or Paper-2, or both as per the course(s) they are seeking admission to.
Subject combination for each paper, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination available is given in the table below.
|SUBJECTS||TYPE OF QUESTIONS||MODE OF EXAM
|Paper 1||Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics||Objective type with equal weightage to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics||Pen and Paper based OR Computer based
|Paper 2||Mathematics – Part I|
Aptitude Test – Part II &
Drawing Test – Part III
Questions to test drawing aptitude
|Only Pen and Paper based
Requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below.
Schedule of Examination
|B.ARCH/B. PLANNING(At Institutions other than IITs) ||Paper –2
|All other undergraduate courses ||Paper –1
A. Offline examination (Pen and Paper Based Examination) for Paper 1 and Paper 2
|Date of Examination||Paper||Subjects||Timings||Duration
|07.04.2013||Paper 1||Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics||0930-1230 Hours(IST)||3 Hours
|07.04.2013||Paper 2||Mathematics – Part I Aptitude Test – Part II & Drawing Test – Part III||1400-1700 Hours(IST)||3 Hours
B. Online examination (Computer Based Examination) for Paper 1 Only
|Date of Examination*||Paper||Subjects||Timings||Duration
|During 08.04.2013 and 25.04.2013||Paper 1||Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics||1st shift 0900-1200 Hours (IST) 2nd shift (*) 1400-1700 Hours (IST) *If required||3 Hours
*The exact slots/dates for computer based examination shall be displayed on the website by 1st February 2013. The candidates will be required to make their slot/date selection through online mode during 1st February 2013 – 15th February 2013. A candidate who opts for computer based examination and does not make this selection, for whatever reasons, shall be randomly assigned a slot based on the availability.
Choice of Language of Question Papers:
A candidate can opt for question papers either in English or in Hindi. Those candidates who have opted for centres in the state of Gujarat can also opt for question paper in Gujarati medium. The option of question paper language should be exercised while filling up the Application Form and it cannot be changed at a later stage.
Eligibility for appearing in JEE (Main) – 2013
Date of Birth:
Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1988 are eligible. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PwD candidates who were born on or after October 01, 1983 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate will only be considered.
Year of Passing Qualifying Examination (QE):
Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any other qualifying examination in 2011 or 2012; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any other qualifying examination in 2013 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) - 2013. Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2010 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2014 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main)-2013. Candidates who appeared in class 12th/other Qualifying Examinations in 2010, did not pass in 2010, but passed in 2011 are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2013.
Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/any other Qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main). In the year 2013 however, the candidates who have taken four subjects are also permitted to write JEE 2013 as an exception.
Number of Attempts:
The number of attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE (Main) shall be limited to 03 (three).
CANDIDATES ARE ALSO ADVISED TO NOTE THE ELIGIBILITY FOR APPEARING IN JEE (ADVANCED) – 2013 AS WELL AS ELIGIBILITY FOR ADMISSION TO VARIOUS INSTITUTES. BY BEING ELIGIBLE TO WRITE JEE (Main) AND BY OBTAINING AN ALL INDIA RANK IN JEE (Main), A CANDIDATE DOES NOT AUTOMATICALLY BECOME ELIGIBLE FOR ADMISSION.
Score and Result for JEE (Main) - 2013
I. The score of JEE (Main) – 2013 for all candidates will be declared by 7th May 2013. This score shall comprise of the actual marks obtained in JEE (Main) – 2013 along with the status of those who qualify for appearing in JEE (Advanced) – 2013 provided other conditions of eligibility are met.
II. Separately, on the basis of score in JEE (Main) and normalised score in Class 12th or other qualifying exam (60% & 40% weightage respectively), separate rank lists will be prepared for admission to B.E./B.Tech. and B.Arch/ B.Planning (in institutions other than IITs). This will be declared on or before 07.07.2013. JEE (Main) Rank Card indicating All India Rank, State Rank and Category Rank with total marks and marks in each paper will be available on website from 08.07.2013 onwards.
III. The rank cards will be dispatched to the candidates from 12.07.2013 onwards by ordinary post. The JEE Apex Board or JEE (Main) Secretariat will not be responsible for any consequences that may arise due to the loss of rank card in transit. In case of non-receipt of the rank card within the stipulated period, candidate may apply for duplicate rank card along with the payment of Rs. 50/- (plus postal charges of Rs. 30/- for outstation candidates) through Demand Draft in favour of Secretary, CBSE, payable at Delhi/New Delhi between 01.08.2013 to 31.08.2013. No request for issue of duplicate rank card will be entertained thereafter.
IV. The OMR answer sheets of all the candidates along with the responses captured will be put on JEE (Main) website for verification by the candidates.
V. All participating institutes that do not use the centralised counselling procedures will prepare their own ranking based on the performance in JEE(Main) and other criteria as decided by them.
Reservation of seats:
As per Government of India rules candidates belonging to certain categories are admitted to seats reserved for them based on relaxed criteria. These categories are:
I. Other Backward Classes (OBC) if they belong to Non Creamy Layer (NCL)
II. Scheduled Castes (SC)
III. Scheduled Tribes (ST)
IV. Persons with Disability (PwD)
Benefit of reservation for admission to NITs/IIITs and CFTIs shall be given only to those classes/castes/tribes which are in the respective central list published by the Govt of India. For admission to State Engineering colleges who have opted for admission through JEE (Main)-2013, the reservation rules of that state shall apply.
Counselling and Admission Procedure:
Candidates shall be offered admission based on their choices and All India Ranks of JEE (Main) through a counselling procedure to be announced later. The candidates will be able to make their choices online for branches/programmes and institutes at appropriate time.
Candidates are advised to regularly visit the JEE (Main) website http://jeemain.nic.in for further details
The verification of documents would be done at the time of counselling/admission. The purpose would be to verify different records regarding identification, age, qualifying examination, state of eligibility and category of the candidate. On failing to produce any of the authentic documents, the candidates will not be considered for admission.
SC, ST, OBC and PwD candidates will be required to produce original certificate issued by the competent authority at the time of counselling as well as at the time of admission, failing which they will not be considered for admission.
How to Send the Confirmation Page:
The Confirmation Page is to be printed on A-4 size paper and kept in an A-4 size envelope/proper size envelope.
The completed Confirmation Page must be sent only by registered/speed post to the Executive Director JEE (Main) - 2013 at the address given below.
JEE (Main) Secretariat
Central Board of Secondary Education,
PS-1-2, Institutional Area,
Confirmation page sent by the courier/hand delivered will be rejected without any further correspondence.
Last Date for Receipt of the Confirmation Page:
The computer generated Confirmation Page with photographs pasted, address written, signed by the candidate, signed by the parent and counter signed by the Principal/Gazetted Officer must reach the JEE (Main) Secretariat on or before 26th December 2012.
ADMIT CARD FOR JEE (Main) - 2013:
The Admit Card can be downloaded from JEE (Main) website from 1st March 2013 onwards. PRIOR TO DOWNLOADING THE ADMIT CARD, THOSE CANDIDATES WHO DID NOT PROVIDE THE ROLL NUMBER OF THEIR CLASS 12th/OTHER QUALIFYING EXAMINATIONS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE SO. The candidates are advised to download their admit cards from JEE (Main) website only. The Candidates are also advised to regularly see JEE (Main) website for updates. A call center will also be functional on all working days from 1st February 2013 onwards for general facilitation.
LIST OF QUALIFYING EXAMINATIONS
I. The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized central/ state Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi; etc.
II. Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/ University.
III. Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy.
IV. H.S.C. vocational examination.
V. Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.
VI. A Diploma recognized by AICTE or a state board of technical education of at least 3 year duration.
VII. Any Public School/ Board/ University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
VIII. General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London / Cambridge / Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level. [Only for Admission to IITs]
IX. High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva. [Only for Admission to IITs]
In case the relevant QE is not a public examination, the candidate must have passed at least one public (Board or Pre-University) examination at an earlier level. [Only for Admission to IITs]
JEE (Main) Secretariat
Central Board of Secondary Education,
PS-1-2, Institutional Area, I.P.Extn. Patparganj,