JEE Main 2018 Exam


01 Dec, 2017

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About JEE Main 2018

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.

Organised in two phases - Paper 1 & Paper 2, many candidates appear for JEE Main exam every year to get admission in 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 ...

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JEE Main 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates planning to appear for JEE Main 2018 must fulfill the eligibility criteria set by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). As part of the JEE Main 2018 eligibility criteria, candidates will have to fulfill eligibility conditions related to the number of subjects in the qualifying examination and number of attempts, age, qualifying exam, qualifying marks, etc.

Eligibility Norms for JEE Main 2018:

Number of Attempts in JEE Main:

  • Candidates get 3 attempts for JEE Main exam.
  • In order to get admission in the states of Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland, Gujarat and Odisha institutions, the number of attempts and age limit ...

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JEE Main 2018 Syllabus

The syllabus for JEE Main is based on class 11th and 12th subjects. Every candidate has his/her own technique to study but the preparation actually begins when one starts going through the syllabus in detail. Here, you can go through the JEE Main 2018 syllabus in detail and find out what all one needs to read and prepare for the exam.

The JEE Main 2018 syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics is available here. The syllabus is determined by CBSE, which is also the conducting body for the exam. Candidates preparing for the upcoming JEE Main should study all ...

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JEE Main 2018 Exam Pattern

JEE Main exam is conducted in two separate papers and modes: Paper 1 is held for B.E./B. Tech. and Paper 2 is taken for B. Arch./B. Planning. Paper 1 is organised in online as well as offline mode whereas Paper 2 is held in offline mode only. JEE Main 2018 exam pattern includes details about, time duration to attempt the paper, mode of paper, medium of the exam, marking scheme, nature of the questions etc.

Also Read: IIT JEE Main 2018 Difficulty Level to be Same as Last Year, says CBSE

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How to Prepare for JEE Main 2018

JEE is the mother of all engineering entrance examinations in India. Lakhs of candidates across the country appear for this exam every year. Since the competition level of the exam is so high, aspirants leave no stone unturned to give their best shot on the exam day. 

When it comes to preparing for JEE Main, NCERT standard books are considered the best choice. Not only they contain the right amount of information but they are also easy to comprehend. This is the reason why you should read your NCERT textbooks before going for more advanced and difficult textbooks.

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Analysis of JEE Main 2018 Computer-Based Exam 

The JEE Main online exam 2018 concluded on 16th April, 2018, and most of the candidates who appeared for the test said the difficulty level of the paper was average. In fact, some students mentioned that they struggled to complete their paper.

One of the students who took the examination on Day 2 said the Mathematics portion was lengthy with a few tricky questions. Another student found the Chemistry section to be tough especially the questions from organic chemistry. Physics, on the other hand, had moderate difficulty level.

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JEE Main 2018 Result

The JEE Main 2018 Result along with Rank (for Paper-I) has been announced on 30th April, 2018. JEE Main result comprises of the actual marks obtained in the examination along with the status of candidates who qualify for appearing in JEE Advanced, subject to other conditions of eligibility criteria being fulfilled. The result can be obtained from the official website of JEE Main 2018.

The result will comprise of candidates' All India Ranks (AIRs) and All India category ranks. JEE Main AIRs are used for admission to NITs/ IIITs/ CFTIs/ SFIs/ others, while other ranks are for information purposes.

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JEE Main 2018 Counselling Process

The process for JEE Main counselling will start from June 2018. The seat allotment process will be based on AIR (All India Ranks) and will be announced after the declaration of results. 

The candidates will be able to make their choices online for branches/programmes and institutes at the appropriate time.The verification of documents would be done at the time of counselling/ admission. The purpose would be to verify a variety of records related to identification, age, qualifying examination, category, state of eligibility of the candidate. If a candidate fails to produce any of the authentic documents, their candidature will ...

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JEE Main Admit Card 2018

JEE Main admit card 2018 has been released in online mode by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). To access the admit card of JEE Main 2018, candidates have to login in by visiting the JEE Main 2018 official website. Candidates have to enter their Application number, Password and a Security pin.

The admit card mentions all the candidate related and exam specific details. Before downloading the JEE Main admit card 2018, candidates are advised to verify all the details mentioned in the admit card. If any candidate finds any discrepancy in the details mentioned on the hall ticket, then the ...

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JEE Main 2018 Rank Predictor

Now that the JEE Main 2018 has concluded, test takers can evaluate their performance in the exam through our JEE Mains 2018 Rank Predictor.

The Central Board of Secondary Education, popularly known as CBSE, conducted the offline JEE Main 2018 on 8th April, 2018. On the other hand, the computer-based JEE Main 2018 was conducted on 15th and 16th April, 2018.

Various candidates from all across the country sat for the entrance exam, and now they must be getting anxious about their JEE Main Result 2018, which is expected to be declared on 30th April, 2018.

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How to Apply for JEE Main 2018

The JEE Main 2018 application forms were available from 1st December, 2017 until 1st January, 2018. As the application window for this year is already closed, candidates may still look at the detailed application process if they're preparing for next year's exam. Candidates can access their application forms for JEE Main through online mode. There is no printed application form for JEE Main. Only one application form is accepted by each candidate. If more than one application form is submitted by the candidate, his/her JEE Main 2018 application form will be cancelled.

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JEE Main 2018 Official Answer Key for Paper 2

The JEE Main 2018 official answer keys for Paper 2 has also been released by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) for all the candidates who appeared for the exam. The answer key for Paper 2 has also been released along with the recorded responses. Candidates also have the option to challenge the JEE Main Official Answer Key 2018 for Paper 2. CBSE had earlier released JEE Main 2018 official answer keys for Paper-I along with the response sheet. The final JEE Main 2018 answer keys for Paper I were released on 1st May, 2018 in online mode. The answer ...

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JEE Main Conducting Body

JEE Main is organised by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in online and offline modes, for Paper 1 and Paper 2 across various examination centres in India and abroad. Controlled and managed by Union Government of India, CBSE is a national level board of education for public and private schools in India. Around 19,316 schools in India and 211 schools abroad are affiliated to the CBSE.

JEE Main 2018 Important Dates

Events Dates
JEE Main Registration start date 1st December, 2017
JEE Main Registration end date 1st January, 2018
JEE Main Fee Payment date 2nd January, 2018
JEE Main exam date (Offline) 8th April, 2018
JEE Main exam date (Online) 15th and 16th April, 2018
JEE Main Result  30th April, 2018


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 got the option 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 :


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) Columbo Kathmandu Bahrain
Singapore Dhaka Sharjah Qatar
Muscat Dubai Riyadh  

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

Important Dates

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JEE Main 2018 Important Events Dates
Registration 01 Dec to 01 Jan, 2018
Admit Card 10 Mar, 2018 (*Tentative)
Exam Date 08 Apr, 2018
Answer Key 24 Apr, 2018
Declaration of Result 30 Apr, 2018

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