JEE Main 2017 is one of the most toughest and most competitive exam for the engineering aspirants will be held in two modes online and offline. Aspirants who are selected need to clear JEE-Main exam which is conducted for admission to National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs). Aspirants must keep in mind that the JEE Mains exam has two papers, Paper-1 and Paper-2. Candidates will need to opt for either or both of them. Both papers contain multiple choice questions. Paper 1 is for admission to B.E./B.Tech courses and is conducted in both online and offline modes. Paper-2 is for admission in B.Arch and B.Planning courses.Also Read - NEET 2021: Check Exam Date, Syllabus, Application Form, Exam Pattern and Latest Update Here

This year there have been changes such as for the JEE Main 2017 exam, the All India Ranks will be calculated without normalized score of class 12th marks now. Till the academic year 2016-17, JEE Mains All India ranks would be calculated with JEE Main scores and normalized marks of Class XII in a 60:40 ratio. In 2016, 1,30,0000 aspirants had appeared for the exam.  In order to be eligible for JEE Main, aspirant need to fulfill basic criteria which includes date, Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE), number of subjects in the qualifying examination (QE), number of attempts. Also Read - IIT Seat Allotment: First round of IIT seat allotment completed by JoSAA

The Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1992 are eligible to appear for the JEE Main Exam. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates,  the upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PwD candidates who are born on or after October 01, 1987 are eligible. It is also important for the aspirants to note that the date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate will only be considered. It is important to note that candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2015 or 2016. Candidates are required to note that those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination
in 2017 are eligible to appear in JEE Main 2017. Candidates should have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/ qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main) – 2017. The number of attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE (Main) will be limited to 03 (three). ALSO READJEE Main 2017: Percentile calculation of marks of Class 12 qualifying examination explained Also Read - JEE Advanced 2017 Seat Allotment begins today: Check expected cut off for individual IITs

Aspirants must keep in mind that the option of date for Computer Based Examination for Paper – 1 should be exercised while filling up the application form. The allotment of slots/dates will be on first come first served basis. If a candidate does not make any selection, he/she shall be randomly assigned a slot/date as per the availability of the same. The Computer Based Examination for Paper – 1 in Colombo, Kathmandu, Singapore, Bahrain, Dubai, Muscat,
Riyadh and Sharjah will be held on 09th April 2017. In case a candidate, by furnishing the false information, appears in more than one slots/dates of the computer based examination or appears in both the modes of examination i.e. pen & paper based and computer based examination, his candidature will be cancelled and his result will not be declared. ALSO READ: JEE Main 2017: Steps to be followed while registering for JEE Mains