JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) is the admission test conducted by IITs (Indian Institutes of Technology), the most prestigious Engineering institutions in India. They were established with the sole purpose of providing international standards of excellence in Engineering education. The IITs have created world class educational platforms dynamically sustained through internationally recognized research based on excellent infrastructural facilities. Students who have just appeared in their SSC and HSC examinations are at a very important junction in their life. They have to select a correct path for their future and also a suitable guide in this journey who can keep them on the right track always. It is very important to enjoy this journey as it is a long one and can be completed successfully only by enjoying it. Apart from IIT, Institute of Technology- Banaras Hindu University, Varanasial so consider JEE for their admission process. The admissions to the Undergraduate Programmes for all Indian and Foreign nationals at these institutions are made through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).
A Candidates can attempt JEE only Twice, in consecutive Years. Candidates who have passed (10+2) or equivalent qualifying examination 2007 or will be appearing in 2008 or secure 60% or more (55% or more for sc/st and persons with physical Disability PD). For OBC candidates belonging to Non-creamy layer, 18% of total number of seats are reserved in each of the older IITs (Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee), IT-BHU, Varanasi and ISMU, Dhanbad and 27% of total number of seats are reserved in each of the new IITs (Bhubaneswar, Gandhinagar, Hyderabad, Patna, Punjab and Rajasthan).For candidates belonging to the SC and ST categories, respectively 15% and 7.5% of the total number of seats are reserved in each IIT, IT-BHU, Varanasi and ISMU, Dhanbad. For GE and OBC categories, only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1984, are eligible to appear in JEE-2010. For SC, ST, and PD categories, candidates who were born on or after October 01, 1979, are eligible. The application form is in Optical Machine Readable (OMR) format. That means a special machine reads only the dark bubbles that you make on the OMR sheet. Therefore do not scribble, smudge, cut, tear, or wrinkle the application form. Do not put any stray pencil marks anywhere on the application form. Do not write or place any mark over the barcodes. OMR application (Off-line) form and Information Brochure can be obtained from any of the designated bank branches in each zone listed in the JEE website. Submit only one application form. If you submit more than one, your application for JEE will be rejected. A machine will process the OMR application form by picking up only the dark pencil marks. Therefore darken the bubbles corresponding to the letters or numerals using HB pencil only.
The admit card will bear the name, application number, registration number, photograph, signature, date of birth, address, language of Question Paper, and category of the candidate, along with name and address of the JEE Centre allotted. The admit cards will be sent by Speed Post to the address mentioned in the application form only to all those eligible candidates who have submitted valid application forms, complete in all respects and received at IITs well within the stipulated period. JEE office will not be responsible for any postal delay or irregularity resulting in non-delivery of the admit card. No duplicate admit card will be issued. The candidate should carefully examine the Admit Card received by him/her for all the entries made therein. In case of any discrepancy, the candidate should inform the issuing institute immediately. You must bring the admit card to the examination centre. Only those candidates, who hold valid admit card, will be allowed to write the examination.
Form Availability Date: The forms are available from 10:00 AM (IST) on October 31, 2011 till 5:00 PM (IST) on December 10, 2011
Last date for the reception of Application forms (at IIT’s by hand): last week of December, 2011
Exam Date The tentative date for the exams is around April 8, 2012 .The paper is contains two set of papers i.e.
Paper 1: 09.00 to 12.00 hrs (IST)
Paper 2: 14.00 to 17.00 hrs (IST)
Institutes you may get
The Indian Institute Of Technologies are:
Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai IIT Bombay, Powai Mumbai -400 076
Phone : 022-25722545, 25767063
Fax : 022-25767041
Email: Contact I ,Contact II
Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi
IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi 110 016
Phone : 011-26582222, 26581696
Fax : 011-26582037, 26582277
6. HOW TO APPLY FOR IIT-JEE 2012
Candidates are advised to read the eligibility criteria (Section 3) carefully. A candidate can apply for IIT-JEE 2012 either "Online" or "Offline". The cost of application, including the processing charges of ` 200 in case of Offline mode application, is given in the following table:
Applicant's Category Online Offline
GE/OBC (male) ` 1600 ` 1800
SC/ST/PD (male) ` 800 ` 1000
All Categories (female) Nil ` 200 Candidates opting for US$ 200 Not Dubai city available
Note: The applicants must note that after submission of the Application Form it cannot be withdrawn. Claims for refund of application fee will not be entertained.
6.1 Applying Online
Candidates can apply Online if they have access to a computer, a laser printer and Internet by logging on to IIT-JEE 2012 website. The site has been designed in a 'user friendly' way to help candidates for applying Online in a step-by-step fashion. Online application portal will remain open from 10:00 AM (IST) on October 31, 2011 till 5:00 PM (IST) on December 10, 2011.
Candidates can make payment for Online application only through challan of designated banks. Candidates opting for Dubai as
examination city must apply Online by paying the application fee (US$ 200) through demand drafts drawn in favour of Chairman, JEE, IIT Delhi.