Eligibility for appearing in JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test – JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2016
JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test Eligibility Conditions has been Published. All Students who are aspiring for Admission to B.E. / B.Tech. Engineering Programs in Premier institutes like National Institute of Technologies NITs, Indian Institute of Information Technologies IIITs and Government Funded Institutes GFIs has to satisfy JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Criteria in order to appear for JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test. Students who are searching for JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Criteria can check Eligibility Criteria for appearing for JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test.
Given below are the JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Norms that Indian Students and Foreign Nationals has to satisfy in order to apply and appear for JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test. In any case if a student did not satisfy any one of the below mentioned criteria will not be eligible to appear for JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test.
JEE Main 2016 Entrance Test Eligibility Criteria :
JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Norms are classified in 5 Different Criteria, they are
- Date of Birth
- Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination
- Number of subjects in the Qualifying Examination
- Number of Attempts
- No. of Attempts and Age limit for the states of Madhya Pradesh and Odisha
JEE Main Eligibility Norms 2016 :-
Admission to NITs, IIITs and other institutions participating though Central Seat Allocation Board will be based on All India Rank along with below criteria and Subject combinations required in the qualifying examination for admission to B. E. / B. Tech. & B. Arch. / B.Planning Courses in NITs, IIITs, and other CFTIs shall be as under
Required Criteria based on Class 12th / Equivalent qualifying Examination
|B.E / B.TECH
||Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory
subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/
Technical Vocational subject. Obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case
of candidate belonging to reserved category) in each of the subjects.
|B.ARCH. / B.PLANNING
||Mathematics subject along with 50% marks in total including five
Date of Birth:-
Only those candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1991 are eligible. However, in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PwD candidates who are born on or after October 01, 1986 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate will only be considered.
Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination :-
Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2014 or 2015; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2016.
Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2013 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2017 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2016.
Candidates who appeared in class 12th/equivalent qualifying Examinations in 2013, did not pass in 2013, but passed in 2014 are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2016.
Number of subjects in the Qualifying Examination :-
Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/ qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main) – 2016. The candidates who have taken four subjects are not permitted to write JEE (Main) 2016 and if such candidates appear in JEE (Main) 2016 by furnishing wrong information, their rank/result will not be declared
Number of Attempts :-
The number of attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE (Main) shall be limited to 03 (three).
Candidates are also advised to note and verify for themselves the eligibility for appearing in JEE Advanced 2016 as well as eligible for admission to various institutes. Being eligible to write JEE Main and by obtaining an All India Rank in JEE Main. A Candidate does not automatically become eligible for Admission.
Candidates seeking admission to the Institutions in the states of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland and Odisha, which were earlier admitting based on their state level examination are also advised to verify their Eligibility as per the Criteria Laid down by these State Governments.
No. of Attempts and Age limit for the states of Madhya Pradesh and Odisha :-
Since the states of Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland and Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system from 2014. The age limit, for admission to institutions in these states which were earlier admitting candidates based on their state level examinations, will be as per their past practice only. The number of attempts in such cases will also remain same as per their past practice. This will however be obviously not applicable for admission to IITs / NITs / IIITs / CFTIs.
Source : JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Criteria