JEE Main-2018 Overview

Accepted For : B.Tech

Exam Mode : Both Online & Offline

Registrations Date

02 Dec, 2017


Exam Date

08 Apr, 2018

111 days to go

Highlights of JEE Main

Conducting Body Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Frequency Yearly
Streams Engineering
Degrees Bachelor of Technology
Level UG
Mode Both Online & Offline

About JEE Main 2018

JEE is the mother of all engineering examinations in India. Lakhs of candidates across the country appear for this exam every year. JEE Main is a popular entrance examination held at the All India level for candidates seeking admission in some of the top engineering institutes in India. JEE Main is conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for admission to B.E./B.Tech & B.Arch courses.

JEE Main is organised in two phases - Paper 1 & Paper 2. Many candidates appear for JEE Main exam every year to get admission into the premier National Institutes of Technology (NITs), the prestigious Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) as well as other Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs). The programmes offered by these institutions are Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)/Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) and Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)/Bachelor of Planning (B.Plan).

The exam is going to be held into two modes in Online (Computer Based Examination) and Offline (Pen and Paper Based Examination) modes. For now, CBSE has revealed the date for the offline exam. The paper-based exam will be conducted on 8th April 2018. The date for the computer-based test is yet to be announced.

Important Exam Dates

02 Dec, 2017 to 07 Jan, 2018
Admit Card
10 Mar, 2018
Exam Date
08 Apr, 2018
Answer Key
15 Apr, 2018
Declaration of Result
22 Apr, 2018

JEE Main 2018 Conducting Body

JEE Main is organised by CBSE in online and offline modes, for Paper 1 and Paper 2 in various examination centres across India and foreign countries. JEE Main is taken by lakhs of students across the country for admission to various undergraduate engineering courses at NITs, IIITs and CFTIs as well as State Governments Institutions in India. To apply for JEE Main 2018, candidates must have completed or appeared for Class 12 examinations.

The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland, and Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system. Therefore, the candidates who wish to admission to the institutions in these states, who were earlier accepting on the basis of their State Level Examination, are also advised to fill up the JEE Main application form online.

JEE Main 2018 Exam Centres

JEE Main 2018 is organised in major cities and towns of India and abroad. While applying for the exam, candidates will have to choose four center cities in case of offline test and one city in case of online exam. JEE Main 2018 will be conducted in the following states in both modes :

States :

Andaman & Nicobar Dadra Nagar Haveli Jammu & Kashmir Manipur
Andhra Pradesh Daman & Diu Jharkhand Meghalaya
Arunachal Pradesh Delhi Karnataka Mizoram
Assam Goa Kerala Nagaland
Bihar Gujarat Lakshadeep Odisha
Chandigarh Haryana Madhya Pradesh Puducherry
Chhatisgarh Himachal Pradesh Maharashtra Punjab
Rajasthan Tamilnadu Tripura Uttar Pradesh
Sikkim Telangana Uttarakhand West Bengal
Rajasthan (India) Out Side India    

Contact Details

JEE (Main) Secretariat,

Central Board of Secondary Education,

H-149, Sector - 63, 

Noida Distt. Gautam Budh Nagar 201309 (UP).

Phone No. : 7042399520, 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526, 7042399529