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JEE Advanced Test will be the key criteria to IITs

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From next year, the present IIT-JEE and All India Engineering Entrance Examination will be replaced by the two-tier Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).

Now, candidates will first appear for the JEE (main) screening test, which will filter out the top 1.5 lakh students for the JEE (advanced) test. The final IIT ranking would depend only on the all India rank in JEE (advanced), subject to the successful students meeting the percentile criteria.

The top 20 percentile will vary across boards from year to year. For example, those who got more than 78% in CBSE last year would have made it to its top 20 percentile bracket. For UP boards, students with more than 65% marks would have been eligible.

In Simple Points:
  1. An advance test will be conducted.
  2. Admission to the IITs from 2013 would be based only on rank achieved in the advance test.
  3. However, their candidature would be subject to the condition that selected candidates are in the top 20 percentile of successful candidates of their Boards.
  4. A suitable time gap between the main and the advanced tests will be provided so that the results of mains are available before the advanced.
  5. Only the top 1,50,000 candidates (including all categories) in the mains will be allowed to appear in the advance test.

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  • demitri

    And what about admission to NITs/IIITs.

  • Palashmoon

    soppose in 12 th board exam even those people who wish to become doctor come in that 20% mark so even they will be eligible???? and  then wat about the rest persons
     

  • Palashmoon

    acording to new pattern wat r cut of for sc , st , obc
     

  • Naveed-ahmed

    What about the NIT?

  • shaily

    sir/mam pls tell will this jee exam be held as school circulars or we have to do it privately?

  • pradeep kumar porwal

    KINDLY TELL US WHEN CBSE 20 PERCENTILE LIST WILL BE DECLARE.LIST SHOULD BE DECLARE UPTO 8TH OR 9TH JULY 2012.SO THAT I CAN TAKE  DECESION TO COMPLETE THE COUNCELING OF RPET ON 11TH JULY 2012.OTHERWISE I DON’T HAVE ANY OPTION TO REPEAT IN CBSE & WASTAGE OF 1YEAR