IIT / NIT / IIIT / GFTI Admission - JEE Main / Advanced 2018

Eligibility for JEE Main

Age limit General and OBC: Born on or after October 01, 1993
SC, ST and PwD: Born on or after October 01, 1988
Year of passing XII examination 2016 or 2017 or Appearing in 2018
Number of subjects in Class XII At least five subjects
Number of attempts Three

Language of Question Paper

Examination Centre Medium of Question Paper
All Centres English and Hindi
Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli English, Hindi and Gujarati

Subjects Required

Course Required Criteria based on Class 12th / Equivalent qualifying Examination
B.E./B. TECH Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology / Technical Vocational subject
B. ARCH./B. PLANNING Passed 10+2 examination with Mathematics

Eligibility for JEE Advanced 2018

Performance in JEE Main 2018 : Candidates should be among the top 2,24,000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2018.

Category Top Candidates from JEE Main
Ope 107464
OBC NCL 57456
SC 31920
ST 15960
PWD 11200

Number of Attempts : A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years.

Appearance in Class XII Examination : A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2017 or 2018. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination Board results for the academic year 2015-16 were declared after June 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018.

Earlier admission at IITs : A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018.

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