National Testing Agency (NTA) has declared the eligibility criteria of JEE Main 2021. Candidates interested ought to check the whole JEE Main 2021 eligibility criteria and only if they fulfil it, must proceed to fill the applying form of the entrance exam otherwise, it’ll be rejected. JEE Main eligibility criteria 2021 contain parameters like age, educational qualification, subjects in 10+2 etc. Those candidates will fulfil.
It is important to note that the eligibility criteria of JEE Main 2021 are for candidates to understand whether they can appear within the national entrance exam or not; it by no means is the eligibility for admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs that JEE Main offers. Since the exam conducting for JEE Main 2021 has changed from CBSE to NTA, it’s important for candidates to understand that the eligibility for the exam for 2021 remains same and there’ll be 2 attempts – one in January other in April.
However, for admission to B.Arch. programmes, candidates ought to have 50%marks in PCM in aggregate and individually. Candidates still will appear in JEE Main exam three times in 3 consecutive years. Candidates will check the whole eligibility criteria of JEE Main 2021 from the full article given below.
JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria:
It is the main exam conducting authority that organizes Joint Entrance Exam (JEE Main). This exam is national level examination conducts to provide admissions in undergraduate engineering courses in IITs, NITs and IIITs. It’s conducted in online (computer-based mode) mode. Before filling the applying form candidates should have satisfied themselves with the eligibility criteria that they’re eligible for the paper that they’re applying for. Here during this article, we have provided the information regarding officially announced JEE Mains 2021 Eligibility.
Nationality: Candidates should be an Indian citizen.
NRIs, PIOs, OCIs & Foreign national candidates can also apply.
The requirement of “Aadhar Card”:
Aadhaar Card is not mandatory to apply for this examination.
Candidates will use Passport number, ration card number, bank account number or the other valid Government identity number.
Age Limit: There’s no age limit prescribed to apply for JEE Main 2021.
Qualifying Exam: Candidates should qualify their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board.
Subjects: Candidates should take a minimum of five subjects in 12th/equivalent examination. Candidates appearing for JEE Main 2021 should have passed class12th with Physics as mandatory subjects together with one amongst the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical vocational subject.
Passing Marks: There’s no prescribed percentage to appear within the examination. Candidates having passing marks may also apply.
Appearing Candidates: If a candidate appears in 12th or equivalent class in 2021 are eligible for JEE Main 2021. NIOS candidates may also apply for this exam.
Diploma Holders: To appear in JEE Advanced, a diploma holder will apply in JEE Main 2021. However, their rank & score in JEE Main won’t be considered for admission in NITs & CFTIs. No board marks are going to be taken into account for calculating JEE Main score from the year 2017 onwards.
For B.Arch (Paper 2): Physics, Chemistry subjects are necessary for 10+2 examination. Candidates ought to have secured 50% aggregate within the qualifying examination.
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Eligibility for Admission in NITs, IIITs and CFTIs:
Minimum Marks: For admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs, candidates ought to secure minimum seventy-fifth marks (65% for SC/ST students) within the qualifying examination or should be in top twenty percentile in class 12th examination conducted by respective boards. Subjects combination needed within the qualifying examination for admission in engineering courses are mentioned below:
Course: Criteria needed for Admission.
BE/B.Tech: Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and arithmetic as mandatory subjects together with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical vocational subject.
B.Arch/B.Planning: Passed 10+2 examination with mathematics.