The fifth Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – 2017 will be conducted on April 2, 2017 (Sunday) by the JEE Apex Board for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions etc. Joint Entrance Examination is conducted by CBSE Board and it is a two tier examination. The official notification of JEE Main 2017 is available on the official website from November 10. The online application process will start from December 1, 2016 and the aspirants should note some important point for filling up the application form. And the last date of online application is January 2, 2017 and the fee can be paid by January 3, 2017. For more information candidates should visit the official website.Also Read - NEET 2021: Check Exam Date, Syllabus, Application Form, Exam Pattern and Latest Update Here

The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Nagaland & Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system. 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. (ALSO READ: JEE Main 2017: Check Eligibility Criteria) Also Read - IIT Seat Allotment: First round of IIT seat allotment completed by JoSAA

The 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/ISM Dhanbad. The candidates who want more information related to JEE Advanced 2017 should visit the official website of JEE Advanced. Also Read - JEE Advanced 2017 Seat Allotment begins today: Check expected cut off for individual IITs

All the other information like details of examination, syllabus, eligibility criteria to appear, examination fee, cities of examination, State code of eligibility, age relaxation, eligibility for admission, reservation policies and important dates will be available on JEE (Main) website on December 1, 2016. The aspiring candidates are requested to download the information bulletin from above mentioned website only and read the same carefully before applying. The eligibility criteria for JEE (Main) & JEE (Advanced) are different. The candidates are requested to read the information bulletin carefully and ensure their eligibility as per the criteria laid down for JEE (Main) and JEE (Advanced).

Important documents for application form for JEE Main

  • Valid email ID and contact number.
  • Certificates of the qualifying examination.
  • For payment of application fee- debit/credit card, e-challan.
  • Scanned images of photograph, signature and thumb impression.
  • A password to login for the registration process.

NOTE: All the Indian citizen candidates should possess AADHAAR card issued by UIDAI with their correct details. At the time of filling application form of JEE (Main) – 2017, the candidates will have to enter their AADHAAR number, name, date of birth & gender which will be validated with the UIDAI’s data. (ALSO READ: JEE Main 2017: Steps to fill application form)

JEE Main Application Form: The application procedure will be completed 4 stages. The first stage will be of registration process. Then the online application will start and the applicants will have to enter all the genuine details and submit. In the third stage the applicants will have to upload scanned images of their photograph, signature and thumb impression in a prescribed format. In the last stage to complete the application process the applicants will have to pay the application fee. The fee can be paid through debit/credit card or an e-challan of Canara Bank/ Syndicate Bank/ ICICI Bank/ HDFC Bank. An acknowledgment slip will be generated on successful payment of application fee.