About JEE Main

Applying for JEE Main

Applications for JEE (Main) - 2018 have to be filled in ONLINE only; ensure that you fill application form available online at JEE (Main) website ONLY (www.jeemain.nic.in).

  • you will need your Aadhaar Number/ Aadhaar Enrolment ID/ Aadhaar Registration number for Registration. Your name, Date of Birth and Gender will be cross checked with your Aadhaar details.
  • You will also need SCANNED copies of photograph and signature for uploading.
  • Provide a valid mobile number and an e-mail ID. ALL communications from JEE Main will be through them.

NO NEED TO SEND HARD COPY OF THE COMPLETED APPLICATION FORM.

Online submission of application on website www.jeemain.nic.in 01.12.2017 to 01.01.2018

Application Process:

  • Decide about Online/ Offline Exam

    Candidates who wish to appear for Paper-1 AND Paper-2: Note that Paper-2 will be conducted ONLY in Pen and Paper based examination mode. So either the candidate can appear for BOTH Paper 1 and Paper 2 in Pen and Paper mode (Exam date: 08.04.2018) OR the candidate can opt for Paper-1 in Computer based examination mode, and Paper 2 in Pen and Paper examination mode.

  • Fill in details and Register. Password (chosen by you) and computer generated Application number have to be meticulously noted.

  • Important Instruction about PASSWORD: During online form filling, candidate will be required to choose PASSWORD and Security Question and its Answer. Candidate is advised to record/ remember their password for all future logins. The Password must be as per the following Password policy.

    Password must be 8 to 13 characters long.

    Password must have at least one Upper case alphabet, at least one Lower case alphabet, at least one numeric value and at least one special character like: !@#$%^&*-

    For subsequent logins, candidate will be able to login directly with their respective system generated Application Number and the chosen Password.

  • Upload Images:

    ALL Files in JPG/ JPEG format File Size Dimension
    Photograph of Candidate 4KB to 40KB 3.5cm x 4.5cm
    Signature of Candidate 1KB to 30KB 3.5cm x 1.5cm
  • Photograph: The photograph must INDICATE clearly the name of the candidate along with the date of taking the photograph. Clear spectacles are allowed. High Contrast

    B & W or Colour photographs should clearly show the face of the candidate. Retain 6 – 8 copies of the same photograph with you.

  • Make your payment either Online (using a credit/ debit card) OR print an e-challan and pay in cash through Syndicate/ Canara/ ICICI/ HDFC banks.

    The fee* (in Indian Rupees) for JEE (Main)-2018 is as follows:

    Paper(s) Appearing Pen and Paper Based Examination Computer Based Examination (Paper-1 only)
    General/OBC SC/ST/PwD General/OBC SC/ST/PwD
    JEE (Main) Paper-1ORJEE (Main) Paper-2 only 1000 (Boys)
    500 (Girls)
    500 (Boys)
    500 (Girls)
    500 (Boys)
    250 (Girls)
    250 (Boys)
    250 (Girls)
    BOTHJEE (Main) Paper-1andJEE (Main) Paper-2 1800 (Boys)
    900 (Girls)
    900 (Boys)
    900 (Girls)
    1300 (Boys)
    650 (Girls)
    650 (Boys)
    650 (Girls)

    * If the candidate is paying the examination fee using a credit/debit card, they have to pay an additional processing charge as given below:

    Credit Card: 1.20% of the examination fee plus the service tax as applicable; Debit Card: 0.75% + taxes for examination fee up to Rs.2000; SBI Buddy: Rs.20/- (per transaction) + service taxes as applicable

  • Candidates opting for Computer Based Examination of Paper 1, should select the date/slot after payment of Examination Fee.

  • If you are paying Online, you can take a print out of the Acknowledgement Page immediately. If you are paying using an e-challan you can take a print out of the Acknowledge Page in two days time.

  • KEEP A HARD COPY OF YOUR APPLICATION FORM AND YOUR CONFIRMATION PAGE SAFELY.