Examination schedule: 8th April, 2012 Paper 1: 09.00 – 12.00 hrs
(Sunday) Paper 2: 14.00 – 17.00 hrs Paper 1 and Paper 2 each will have separate sections in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics
Both papers will be of objective type, designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates
Syllabus for this examination will be available on the website of all IITs
The candidate will have the option of submitting the application form either on-line or off-line
Important dates regarding application form and brochureOnline Application Process: 31 Oct. – 10 Dec. 2011
Sale of offline applications: 11 Nov. – 05 Dec. 2011
Last date for receipt of completed application forms (Offline or printed copy of Online) at IITs: 15th December, 2011
|Start of Online application process||Monday||October 31, 2011|
|Closing of Online application process||Saturday||December 10, 2011|
|Start of Offline OMR Application Forms sale at Bank Branches||Friday||November 11, 2011|
|Close of Offline OMR Application Forms sale||Monday||December 5, 2011|
|Last date of receipt completed IIT-JEE 2012 Application Form||Thursday||December 15, 2011|
|IIT-JEE 2012 examination day||Sunday||April 8, 2012|
|Declaration of IIT JEE 2012 Results||Friday||May 18, 2012|
|Online filling of CHOICES open to ALL the qualified candidates||Saturday to Sunday||May 19-June 10, 2012|
|Last date for receiving category certificates||Friday||June 1, 2012|
Architecture/Design Aptitude Test
June 3, 2012
|Medical examination and counselling for qualified PD Candidates (the schedule will be announced on the IIT websites)||Monday to Wednesday||June 4-6, 2012|
|Last date for receiving admission form and medical certificate at zonal IITs||Friday||June 8, 2012|
|Web Release of First Course Allotment||Thursday||June 14, 2012|
|Web Release of Second Course Allotment||Monday||June 25, 2012|
|Web Release of Third Course Allotment||Friday||July 6, 2012|
IIT Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Notification
PATTERN OF IITJEE
There will be two question papers, each of three hours duration. Both the question papers would consist of three separate sections on Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics. Questions in these papers will be of objective type, which are to be answered on a specially designed machine-gradable sheet (ORS – Optical Response Sheet) using HB pencils only. Incorrect answers will be awarded negative marks.
Language and Font of Question Papers
Candidates can opt for Question Papers either in English or in Hindi. This option should be exercised while filling the application form. It cannot be changed at any later stage.
Visually impaired candidates, on request, will be provided with question papers with 20% enlarged font.
Use of log tables and any electronic calculating aids are NOT permitted
Aptitude Test for B.Arch. and B.Des.
Candidates called for counselling and desirous of joining the B.Arch. and B.Des. courses will be required to qualify in an Aptitude Test to be conducted at each counselling institute on June 3, 2012 . The test will consist of one paper of three hours duration – from 10:00 to 13:00 hrs. Candidates who fail to qualify in the Aptitude Test will not be eligible for admission to either B.Arch. or B.Des. courses. Question papers for aptitude test for B.Arch and B.Des will be in English only. The candidate should write the test only once.
Eligibility: You must make sure that you satisfy all the eligibility conditions given below for appearing in JEE-2012
Date of birth: Candidate belonging to GE, OBC and DS categories must be born on or after October 01, 1987 and those belonging to SC, ST and PD categories must be born on or after October 01, 1982
Year of passing qualifying examination (QE): To appear in IIT-JEE 2012, a candidate must have either passed the QE for the first time, on or after October 1, 2010 or appearing for the first time in 2012. Those who are going to appear in the QE later than September 30, 2012 are not eligible to appear in IIT-JEE 2012.
The year of passing the QE will be determined based on the examination he/she passed the earliest out of the qualifying examinations listed below. In case the applicant passed more than one QE or attempted successfully same QE more than once, the year of the first successful QE/attempt will be used to determine the eligibility for IIT-JEE 2012.
The qualifying examinations are listed below:
The qualifying examinations are listed below:
- The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized central/ state Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi; etc.
- Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/ University.
- Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy.
- General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London / Cambridge / Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
- High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.
- H.S.C. vocational examination.
- Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.
- A Diploma recognized by AICTE or a state board of technical education of at least 3 year duration.
- Any Public School/Board/University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
Minimum percentage of marks in QE:Candidates belonging to GE and OBC categories must secure at least 60% marks in aggregate in QE. SC, ST and PD candidates must secure at least 55% marks in aggregate in QE.
The percentage of marks awarded by the Board will be treated as final. If the Board does not award the percentage of marks, it will be calculated based on the marks obtained in all subjects listed in the mark sheet. If any Board awards only letter grades without providing an equivalent percentage of marks on the grade sheet, the candidate should obtain a certificate from the Board specifying the equivalent marks, and submit it at the time of counselling / admission. In case such a certificate is not provided the decision taken by the Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) of IIT-JEE 2012 will be final.
Number of JEE Attempts
A candidate can attempt JEE maximum two times in consecutive years irrespective of whether or not he/she passed QE. Those who have attempted JEE in 2010 or earlier are NOT ELIGIBLE to appear in IIT-JEE 2012.
Earlier Admission Taken Through JEE
Candidates who have taken admission (irrespective of whether or not they continued in any of the programmes) or accepted the admission by paying the registration fee at any of the IITs, IT-BHU Varanasi or ISM Dhanbad, are NOT ELIGIBLE to appear in IIT-JEE 2012.
- The offer of admission is subject to verification of original certificates/ documents at the time of admission. If any candidate is found ineligible at a later date even after admission to an Institute, his/her admission will be cancelled.
- If a candidate is expecting the results of the QE in 2012, his/her admission will only be provisional until he/she submits the relevant documents. The admission stands cancelled if the documents are not submitted in original to the concerned institute on or before September 30, 2012.
- If a Board invariably declares the results of the QE after September 30, every year, the candidate is advised not to attempt IIT-JEE 2012.
- The decision of the Joint Admission Board of IIT-JEE 2012 regarding the eligibility of any applicant shall be final.
Reservation of seats:: For SC/ST candidates, respectively 15%, 7.5% seats are reserved in each programme in all the IITs, IT-BHU Varanasi and ISM Dhanbad. Candidates belonging to these categories are qualified on the basis of a relaxed criterion
For OBC candidates belonging to non-creamy layer, 27% seats are reserved in each programme in all the IITs, IT-BHU Varanasi and ISM Dhanbad. Candidates belonging to this category are qualified on the basis of a relaxed criterion
For candidates with physical disability (PD), including leprosy-cured candidates, who are otherwise fit to pursue the course, 3% seats are reserved in each of the categories (viz GE/OBC/SC/ST). Candidates in this category are also qualified under relaxed norms
Two seats in each institute are preferentially allotted to children of defence/paramilitary personnel killed or permanently disabled in action during war or peacetime operations (DS) provided the candidate qualifies without any relaxed criterion
Some SC/ST/PD candidates, who do not qualify in the merit list of JEE-2012, may be offered admission to the preparatory course of one-year duration provided (i) seats reserved for respective category are vacant (ii) candidates satisfy minimum norms (iii) candidates have not registered for the preparatory course earlier in any of these institutes. Candidates successfully completing the preparatory course will be offered direct admission to the first year in the academic year 2012-13
The Information given below is based on IIT-JEE 2012 Exam Notification. Details regarding the application process will be published in leading national dailies and employment news/rozgar samachar on Saturday, 22nd October, 2011
Application procedure: A candidate can submit application either on-line through internet or off-line through prescribed (OMR) application form.
(a)Online: For online submission of applications, visit any of the websites given below and carefully follow the instructions given therein. Candidates can pay the application fee through NEFT or through challan of selected banks. The application fee for online mode is ____for SC/ST/PD/Female candidates and ____ for all other candidates. Online Application process will start on 31st October, 2011
(c) Help-line (only in IIT Madras zone): Those who do not have access to computers and internet can also apply on-line with reduced examination fees by visiting any of the forty approved ‘CMC help-line’ centres distributed all over the IIT Madras zone. For details visit JEE website or contact CMC office tele – 044-22504500
All India list of designated branches of banks for purchase of application material is also given in websites of all IITs.
Institute – website
IIT Bombay – http://www.jee.iitb.ac.in
IIT Bombay – http://www.jee.iitb.ac.in
IIT Delhi – http://jee.iitd.ac.in
IIT Guwahati – http://www.iitg.ac.in/jee
IIT Kanpur – http://www.jee.iitk.ac.in
IIT Kharagpur – http://www.iitkgp.ernet.in/jee
IIT Madras – http://jee.iitm.ac.in
IIT Roorkee – http://www.iitr.ac.in/jee
All India helplines from 8 am to 8 pm – 044-42925020 and 21
IIT Delhi zone (Union Bank of India)
Delhi/New Delhi – Anand Vihar (C-8, Anand Vihar), Connaught Place (14/15F), Dwarka (Bansal Plaza Sec-6), Karol Bagh (Arya Samaj Road), Model Town-2 (B-5), Nehru Place (73/74, Sheetala House), Rajouri Garden (Patel Market), Sarita Vihar (Local shopping complex, F&G Pkt), S.D.A. (Opposite IIT Main gate), Shahdara (Raj Block, G.T. Road), Shalimar Bagh (BQ Commercial Complex); Haryana – Faridabad (56, Neelam Bata Road), Gurgaon (New Railway Road); Jammu and Kashmir – Jammu (Raghunath Bazar), Srinagar (Lal Chowk); Madhya Pradesh – Indore (1/3 Murai Mohalla, Sanyogita Ganj), (453, MG Road), Ujjai (5, Vishala Kshetra, Rishi Nagar), Uttar Pradesh – Alligarh (Pathar Bazar, Railway Road), Gautam Budh Nagar (Brahmaputra Shopping Complex, Sector-29, Noida ), Ghaziabad (15, G.T. Road), Mathura (1872, Tilak Dwar)
IIT Kanpur zone (State Bank of India – Main branch)
Madhya Pradesh – Bhopal (T.T. Nagar), Gwalior (Jiwaji Chowk, Lashkar), Jabalpur (Main branch), Uttarakhand – Almora (The Mall), Haldwani (Nainital road), Nainital (The Mall), Pant Nagar (University Campus), Uttar Pradesh – Agra (M.G. Road), Allahabad (Kutcheri Road, and High court branch), Amethi (Railway station road), Azamgarh (near collectorate), Ballia (near Kutcheri), Banda (Kutcheri compound), Etawah (Shastri nagar), Faizabad (civil lines), Gonda (Malaviya nagar, near Gandhi park), Hardoi (station road), Jhansi (civil lines, near elite crossing), Kanpur (mall road and IIT Kanpur), Lucknow (Moti mahal marg and ashok marg), Raebareli (super market), Sitapur (Eye hospital road), Sultanpur (main branch)
IIT Roorkee zone (Punjab national bank)
Chandigarh – Chandigarh (sector 17-C branch, sector 37-D branch); Haryana – Ambala (Tandura bazar, Ambala city), Hissar (model town); Kurukshetra (railway road, Thanesar), Panipat (G.T. Road), Rohtak (Jhajjar road) and Yamuna nagar (Saharanpur road); Himachal Pradesh – Palampur (main branch) and Shimla (The Mall); Punjab – Amritsar (Lawrence road), Bhatinda (bank street), Jalandhar (Civil lines), Ludhiana (Civil lines), Pathankot (railway road) and Patiala ( The Mall), Uttarakhand – Dehradun (Astley Hall), Hardwar (Ahmedpur), Roorkee (IIT campus), Srinagar Garhwal (Main branch) and Uttarkashi (main branch); Uttar Pradesh – Bareilly (shyam ganj), Bijnor (main branch), Meerut (eastern kutchehri road), Moradabad (civil lines), Muzaffarnagar (Gaushala Nai mandi, south Bhopa road), Saharanpur (Shaheed ganj) and Varanasi (Nichi bagh)
IIT Bombay zone (Canara Bank)
Rajasthan – Ajmer (M.G. Marg), Bhilwara (14-A, PWC road), Bikaner (Phad bazaar), Jaipur (Arvind marg; Malaviya nagar; Mirza Ismail road, Vaishali Nagar) Jodhpur (Jalori gate) Kota (Baran road) Sriganganagar (Shiv circle), Udaipur (Sethjiki Bari)
IIT Guwahati zone (State Bank of India)
Uttar Pradesh – Gorakhpur (Main)
IIT Kharagpur zone (Axis Bank)
Chhattisgarh – Bhilai (Supela chowk), Bilaspur (Rama trade centre), Raipur (Jeevan bima marg
Declaration of IIT JEE 2012 Results -
IIT Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) 2012 Syllabus
JEE 2012 Admit Card
The admit card will bear the name, application number, registration number, photograph, signature, date of birth, address, language of Question Paper, category and subcategory of the candidate, along with name and address of the IIT-JEE 2012 Examination Centre allotted.
The admit cards will be sent by Speed Post to the address mentioned in the Application Form only to all those eligible candidates who have submitted valid Application Forms, complete in all respects and received at IITs within the stipulated period and are found to be eligible as per criteria. JEE office will not be responsible for any postal delay or irregularity resulting in non-delivery of the Admit Card. No duplicate admit card will be issued.
You should carefully examine the Admit Card received by you for all the entries made therein. In case of any discrepancy, you should inform the issuing institute immediately. You must bring the admit card to the examination centre. Only those candidates, who hold valid Admit cards, will be allowed to write the examination.
If the Admit Card is not received by March 15, 2012:
You can obtain your registration number and examination centre from the institute of your zone through phone (IVRS – Interactive Voice Response System) / Website. After obtaining the data, write your name, registration number and the examination centre on two identical halves of an A4-size paper. Affix your photographs (same version of photograph which you have pasted in your Application Form) one on each half and sign on the bottom of the photographs. Then get this attested by the Head of your School / Institution last attended / gazetted officer / notary public. Meet the IIT Representative with this paper on the day of examination (April 8, 2012) one hour before the commencement of the examination at the office of the Presiding Officer of the examination centre. The IIT Representative will retain one half and give the other half back to you. You will be allowed to write the examination provisionally.