JEE Main 2013 Online Application Form @ www.jeemain-edu.in/
CBSE has announced the details of the first Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2013. The information regarding various aspects of JEE Main like eligibility criteria, paper pattern,syllabus,marking scheme, final merit list etc., has been clearly spelt out by the CBSE, who has been entrusted with the responsibility of conducting JEE Main 2013.
Date of Examinations for JEE (Main) Exam 2013
JEE (Main) Exam 2013 (Offline) – 7th April 2013
JEE (Main) Exam 2013 (Online)– Between 8th April & 30th April 2013 (the exact dates will be announced soon)
Number of attempts in JEE (Main) Exam
You can attempt to clear the JEE (Main) Exam three (3) times in consecutive years.
This would mean that the candidates who passed their +2 exam in 2011 or 2012 or who are appearing for their +2 exams in 2013 are only eligible to appear in JEE (Main)2013.
Candidates who passed their +2 in 2010 or before or who are appearing for their +2 exams in 2014 are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2013.
Scoring and Negative Marking in JEE Main 2013
There will be objective type questions with four options having single correct answer. For each incorrect response, one fourth (1/4) of the total marks allotted to the question would be deducted. No deduction from the total score will be made if no response is indicated for an item in the answer sheet.
Admissions Criteria including Normalization and Weightage for
JEE(Main) Exam 2013
Admission to NITs, and IIITs, will be based on 40 % weightage for performance in Class XII board or other qualifying examinations marks (normalized) and the remainder 60 % weightage would be given to performance in JEE (Main) and a combined All India Rank (AIR) would be decided accordingly. The policy could also be adopted by other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) and participating Institutions.