JEE (Main) – 2016 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech.) and Paper-2(B. Arch./ B.Planning). Depending upon on the course (s) candidates are seeking admission, may take Paper-1 B.E./B. Tech.), or Paper-2 B. Arch./ B. Planning), or bothSubject combination for each paper, type of questions in each paper and m
TYPE OF QUESTIONS
MODE OF EXAM
Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech)
Objective type with
equal weightage to
Physics, Chemistry &
Pen and Paper based
Exam OR Computer
Paper 2 (B.Arch./ B.Planning)
Mathematics – Part I
Aptitude Test – Part
II & Drawing Test–
Questions to test
Only Pen and Paper
Requirement of papers for different courses is given in the table below.
All other undergraduate courses (B.E./B. Tech.)
B.ARCH/B. PLANNING (At Institutions other than IITs)
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A Offline examination (Pen and Paper Based Examination) for Paper 1 (B. E. /B. Tech.) and Paper 2 (B.
Date of Examination
Paper 1 (B.E./ B. Tech.)
Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
Paper 2 (B. Arch. / B.Planning.)
Mathematics – Part I
Aptitude Test – Part II &
Drawing Test – Part III
Rank list for admission to B.Arch/B.Planning(in institutions other than IITs)
Resolution by marks obtained in Aptitude Test in Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) in JEE (Main) –2016. Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.
Resolution by marks obtained in Drawing Test in Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) in JEE (Main) –2016. Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.
Resolution by total normalized qualifying exam marks. Candidates obtaining higher normalized marks will be given better rank.
Resolution by finding the ratio of positive marks and negative marks. Candidate having higherabsolute value of the ratio will be given better rank.
If the resolution is not possible after this criterion, candidates will be given the same rank.VI. The answer keys and images of response sheets (OMR sheets) of Pen & Paper Based examinationand Computer based examination will be displayed on the website www.jeemain.nic.in during April 2016.
The candidates, who are not satisfied with the captured response, may challenge byfilling online application form and paying a sum of Rs.1000/- per question The challenge of answerkeys will also be accepted online only through the link available on the website www.jeemain.nic.inup to 5.00 PM on 22/04/2016 on payment of Rs.1000/- per question.
The fee can be paid bycredit/debit card or e-challan. The fee once paid is non-refundable. The JAB’s/CBSE’s decision onthe challenges shall be final and no further communication will be entertained.
All participating institutes that do not use the centralised Seat Allocation Process will prepare their
own ranking based on the performance in JEE (Main)-2016 and other criteria as decided by them.
SYLLABUS FOR J.E.E – B.ARCH (MAINS)
Part – 1: Awareness of persons, Places ,Buildings , Materials, Objects, Texture related to Architecture & Built-Environment. Visualizing three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings. Visualising different sides of three dimensional objects. Analytical reasoning & Mental ability ( Visula, Numerical & verbal)
Part – 2: Three Dimensional – Perception: Understanding & appreciation of scale & proportion of objects, building forms & elements, colour, texture,harmony& contrast. Design & drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes & patterns in pencil.Transformation of forms both 2D & 3D union, subtraction,rotation,development of surfaces & volumes, Generation of Plan, Elevations & 3 D views of objects.Creating two Dimensional & three dimensional compositions using given shapes & forms.
Sketching of scenes & activities from memory of urbanscape like public spaces, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces , landscape . river fronts, jungles, gardens, trees, plants e.t.c& rural life
IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT JEE EXAM 2016 AT A GLANCE
DUE DATES & INSTRUCTIONS
Dates of JEE (Main) for Pen and Paper Based examination 04.04.2016
PAPER – 1 (B.E./B.Tech.) - 0930-1230 hrs (IST)
PAPER – 2 (B.Arch./B.Planning) - 1400-1700 hrs (IST)
Date of JEE (Main) (Computer Based Examination)
Online submission of application on website www.jeemain.nic.in
07.11.2014 – 18.12.2014
Last date for Online submission of applications
Date of Availability of Admit Card for JEE (Main) on Website
Centre of Examination
As indicated on the Admit Card
Display of Answer key and image of response (OMR) sheet
18 – 22 April 2016
Declaration of JEE (Main)Paper–1 Score and top 150000 candidates eligible
for appearing in JEE (Advanced)
Declaration of All India Rank
JEE (Main) Paper – 1 & Paper – 2.
Availability of Score/Rank
Cards on website
After declaration of All India Rank (AIR) of JEE (Main)-2016
Materials to be brought on
the day of examination
Admit Card, document as required under point no. 4 of para
7.1 and Ball Point Pen of good quality. However, the
candidates who have also opted for Paper-2 (B. Arch./B.
Planning.) of JEE (Main), are advised to bring their own clip
board, geometry box set, pencils, erasers and colour pencils or
Rough Work (Pen and Paper Based Exam) Rough Work (Computer
All rough work is to be done in the Test Booklet only. The
candidate should NOT do any rough work or put stray mark on the Answer Sheet.
Paper for Rough work will be provided at the examination
JEE EXAM 2016 INFORMATION (FAQ)
COMPUTER BASED EXAMINATION AND CENTER ALLOCATION
Q1. In case a student fails to book his session for online examination after paying the fees, how
will he know about the date and session of the examination?
Answer 1. If a candidate does not make any selection, he/she shall be randomly assigned a
slot/date as per the availability of the same as per page no.11 of information bulletin. Details of
session and slot will be given on the admit card which can be downloaded from 1st March 2016.
Q.2 There is no provision for students wishing to appear for both the exams at different centers
i.e Paper -1 be Computer based and Paper -2 being Pen and Paper based
Answer 2. Since Paper-2 is only in offline mode, a student who is appearing for both the papers
, paper 1 being online mode and paper 2 being offline mode will only get such centers that have
facility for both the modes of examination. For example: Test centers for this could be PATNA:
PEN & PAPER BASED and COMPUTER BASED. Kindly refer to appendix 2 of information
bulletin. Two different roll no and separate admit cards cannot be issued to a candidate to
appear at different centres for paper 1 and 2 separately.
ELIGIBILITY FOR APPEARING IN JEE(MAIN)-2016
Q.3 – What is the Eligibility for private candidates?
Answer3. As per Page No 12: 2.9.2 - Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE),
only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying
examination in 2013 or 2014; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any
equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) - 2016.
Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2012 or before as well as those
who will appear in such examination in 2016 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main)-
2016. Candidates who appeared in class 12th/equivalent Qualifying Examinations in 2012, did
not pass in 2012, but passed in 2013 are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2016. This
criteria is applicable for both private and regular candidates. Private candidate can fill
‘xxx’ against the school name column.
Q.4- What is Eligibility for Diploma Students in JEE-Main 2016?
Answer 4. Yes, to appear in JEE (Advanced) a diploma holder can apply in JEE Main 2016 but
his rank and score for JEE (Main) will not be declared as diploma holders cannot apply for
admission in NITs and CFTIs through JEE (Main) channel.
Q.5- Name of the boards recognized under Association of Indian Universities.
Answer 5. Kindly visit the website www.aiuweb.org .
Q.6- What are HSC vocational courses?
Answer 6. Different states can have different HSC vocational courses, so students of different
states will have to verify it from their particular state. ONLINE APPLICATION FORMAT
Q.7- If a candidate has passed in 2013 and has appeared for improvement in 2014 and is again
going for improvement in 2016, what he will fill in the academic details section.
Answer 7.In this case, he/she will fill in as under:
Year of Passing 12th / Qualifying Examination : 2013
Roll Number of either year: 2013/2014 (as per candidate’s wish)
Percentage of same year as the roll number provided: 2013/2014
Appearing for Improvement of Class 12th/Qualifying Examination: YES
Further it is clarified in the Information Bulletin at Page No .3 that the marks of Class 12th
/equivalent qualifying examination will be displayed on the website of JEE (Main) during the
second week of June 2016. The candidates will have to verify these marks and confirm on the
website. In case of any discrepancy, the candidate should upload the copy of the mark-sheet
online only latest by 25th June 2016 on JEE (Main) website.
During this period i.e. after the declaration of result of qualifying examination, the candidate
may update their request to consider the total marks of a mark-sheet having better marks out
of the mark-sheet of passing year or improvement year.
Q.8- Which thumb impression should be used while filling JEE-Main 2016 form?
Answer 8. As per Page No 16 of Information Bulletin, left hand thumb for boys and right hand
thumb for girls have to be provided but in case wrong thumb impression is already uploaded,
the candidates are required to apply same thumb impression on the attendance sheet during
examination as provided in the online application.
Q9- In case Photograph is not having name and date, would the form be rejected?
Answer 9. Name of the candidate and date on which the photograph is taken is to be
mentioned on the photograph, but in case uploaded photograph does not have name and date,
the form will not be rejected and no correction is required in such a case.
Q.10- How will an NRI or a foreign student enter his/her mobile number?
Answer 10. Such candidates can enter the mobile number against the field of landline number.
ELIGIBILITY FOR APPEARING IN JEE(MAIN)-2016
Q11. Will a candidate have a choice to change the mode of examination?
Answer 11. Yes, but a candidate can change mode of examination from pen and paper
examination to computer based examination only.
Q.12- What mistakes cannot be corrected during month of January 2016 when the corrections
will be allowed by the Board?
Answer 12- Change in examination center, mode of examination from computer based to pen
and paper based and change in date of computer based examination will not be normally
Q13- While paying the fee, what a candidate can do in case of failed transaction?
Answer 13. If the payment status of online transaction (by credit/debit card) is not
communicated by payment gateway in real time then fee payment is not completed. After
reconciliation if the amount is found debited, the same will be processed at payment gateway
Candidates are required to pay the fees again either through online transaction or by e- challan
and to download the acknowledgement page . Your amount will be refunded back within 7 to
10 days. Use internet explorer 6 or above.
Q14- Whether the Hindi Medium paper will come in both the languages?
Answer 14. Yes, Hindi medium paper will be bilingual in English and Hindi medium.
Q.15- What if a candidate has no thumb?
Answer 16- He/She can upload impression of finger or foot thumb also and same should be
applied on the attendance sheet during examination.
Q.16- Why are there no sample papers for offline exams?
Answer 16- The mock test available on website is for all the candidates who have opted either
for pen and paper based mode or computer based mode. However it is also for practice purpose
and to give candidates look and feel of the Computer Based Examination (CBE).
Questions from the previous years are uploaded on JEE (Main) website.