Joint Entrance Examination Advanced Exam 2017(JEE Advanced)
JEE Advanced is an entrance exam regulated by IIT. Those students who have qualified JEE Mains would have to take up JEE Advanced so as to secure a seat in the top IIT institutes in India. Here, you can go through the information required to appear for the JEE Advanced.
The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India has notified following two changes in the JEE pattern for 2017:
1.There shall be no weight age for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE (Main) examination,
2.For the candidates to qualify for the admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFTIs whose admissions are based on the JEE (Advanced)/JEE(Main) ranks, they should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.
The States of Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttrakhand, Nagaland, Odisha & some other institutions have joined JEE (Main) system, however, their admission criteria will be notified by the concerned authorities. Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State level examination, are also advised to fill in the JEE (Main)–2017 application form online. The Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) 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 programs offered by the IITs.
What is JEE Advanced Entrance Exam
- Through JEE (Advanced), IITs offer admission into undergraduate courses leading to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree inEngineering, Sciences, Architecture, or Pharmaceutics.
- Both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are awarded to candidates enrolled in the dual degree programs upon successful completion of the course curriculum.
- In a few of the IITs, students enrolled in the 4-year Bachelor’s program have the option to convert to B.Tech. (Honors) and/or B.Tech. with Minors.