Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is an all India common engineering entrance examination which is conducted for admission in various engineering colleges and courses all over the country. JEE consists of two parts, JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. JEE-Advanced is for admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) while the JEE-Main exam is for admission to Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), National Institutes of Technology(NITs), centrally funded technical institutes (CFTIs) as well as for admission to the dual degree programme. Only the students selected in JEE Mains are eligible for appearing in JEE Advanced.
Note that IIT Bombay has already transferred seat acceptance fee to respective IITs-ISM for candidate of type (1) above and fee of all other candidates to NIT Patna [since they were conducting special round of admission].
Candidates who paid seat acceptance fee but did not join the institute may contact the respective admitting institutes for refund of fee.
All other IITs and ISM: Registrar of the respective Institutes
JEE-Main Exam has two papers, Paper-1 and Paper-2. Candidates may opt for either or both of them. Both papers contain multiple choice questions.
Subject combination, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination are shown in the given table below.
For All undergraduate courses EXCEPT B.ARCH/ B.PLANNING (At Institutions other than IITs)
For B.ARCH/B. PLANNING (At Institutions other than IITs)
Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Mathematics, Aptitude, and Drawing
Objective type with equal weight age to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Objective type / Questions to test drawing aptitude
Either Pen and Paper Based Exam OR Online (Computer Based) Exam
Only Pen and Paper Based Exam