The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will start the online registration process for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) mains 2018 from December 1 onwards. Candidates who wish to appear for the exam can download the information from the official website (jeemain.nic.in).
The exam will be conducted in the pen and paper mode on April 8, 2018 and in the computer-based mode on April 15 and 16, 2018. The entire application process will take place online and candidates will be required to upload their Aadhaar numbers in order to authenticate their identities.
The exam fee ranges from Rs 1,000 for general category boys to 250 for the reserved category. For those appearing for both paper 1 and paper 2, the fee ranges from Rs 1,800 to Rs 650.
Paper 1 is for candidates appearing for admission to BE and B Tech courses. It will contain objective type questions (both online and offline) in physics, chemistry and mathematics. Paper 2 is conducted for students who wish to pursue BArch or BPlan. This paper will solely be conducted in the pen and paper mode and will include objective type questions in mathematics, an aptitude test and a drawing test.
April 8, 2018- pen and paper
Paper 1 (9.30 am to 12.30 pm)
Paper 2 (2 pm to 5 pm)
April 15 and 16, 2018
Paper 1 (9.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm)
The papers will be conducted in English and Hindi mediums, except in Gujarat, Daman&Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli where the paper will also be conducted in Gujarati.