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JEE to be Held in Two Parts : JEE Main and JEE Advanced

The Council of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) after talks and discussions with stake holders have decided to hold the JEE or the Joint Entrance Examination in two parts. For more information, read ahead.

Feb 28, 2013 20:38 IST
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The Council of Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) after talks and discussions with stake holders have decided to hold the JEE or the Joint Entrance Examination in two parts, which are the JEE Main and the JEE Advanced, for admission to the under graduate programs in engineering, starting the academic year 2013-14.

 Only the top 150,000 candidates (including all categories) based on performance in JEE-Main will be considered, qualified to appear in the JEE-Advanced.

Admissions to IITs will be based only on category-wise All India Rank (AIR) in JEE-Advanced, subject to the condition that such candidates are in the top 20 percentile of successful candidates in class XII examination conducted by their Boards in applicable categories.

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