It’s testing times for engineering seat aspirants as the third Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (Main) will be conducted in pen and paper mode on April 4th, 2015. The exam is the first step to securing a seat in one of the prestigious Indian Institutes of Technology, National Institutes of Technology or other Centrally-funded technical institutions. Candidates’ performance in Class 12/II Pre-University exam as well as JEE (Main) will be considered for admissions (40 per cent and 60 per cent respectively). The JEE (Main) exam will also serve as the eligibility test for JEE (Advanced), which will be held on May 24.
This year, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Nagaland, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Odisha have joined the exam. Candidates will have to enter the hall at 9 a.m. for Paper-1 (B.E/B.Tech) and at 1.30 p.m. for Paper-2 (B.Arch/B.Planning). In computer mode, JEE (Main) will be held on April 10 and 11.
Preparations are complete for the Joint Entrance Examination (Main)-2015 being conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Saturday in Warangal. The JEE is conducted for admissions in undergraduate engineering programmes offered by NITs, IIITs, other centrally funded technical institutions and institutions funded by participating state governments for the students of intermediate/equivalent qualifying courses.
In tri-cities of Warangal-Hanamkonda-Kazipet, a total of 16 centres have been set-up for conducting the test. A total of 12, 143 students are expected to appear. For the Paper-I (B. E/B. Tech) 9,551 students would appear for Paper-II (B.Arch/B.Planning) 2,592 students. The test for Paper-I would be conducted from 9.30 am to 12.30 pm and for the Paper-II examination would be conducted from 2 pm to 5 pm, informed the local incharge Gopu Mathyas Reddy.
A total of 500 invigilators, 20 observers and four flying squads have been deputed to monitor the examination. The exam is conducted for the first time in newly formed Telangana State, at Hyderabad and Khammam. The district police made elaborate security arrangements for the test while the RTC officials have planned to operate additional bus services for the benefit of the students, appearing for the test.
Written by:ChandanaManabadi Results Updated at: 08:26:00