These days getting an engineering degree is not tough but to get it from the top college of India can be real hard. Getting admission in the best engineering colleges of India is dream of every student who wishes to excel in their career as an engineer. There are various entrance exams that are held all over the country for the admissions in private as well as government colleges. Depending on the rank you achieve in the entrance exam, you will be given seat in the engineering colleges.
Which are the various engineering exams held all over India?
Here is the list of different engineering exams for different colleges in India. The entrance exams include:
- Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test
- Joint Entrance Examination(JEE)
- Kerala Engineering Agricultural Medical
- Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE)
- Odisha Joint Entrance Examination
- Rajasthan Pre-Engineering Test
- Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test
Which entrance exam is required for admission in Indian Institute of Technology and National Institute of technology?
JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) is the main exam, one need to clear to be eligible for getting admission in Indian Institute of Technology and National Institute of technology. JEE is the most important engineering exam for getting admission in various engineering courses. JEE is the toughest engineering entrance exam held across the country every year. The exam has two parts, JEE Mains and JEE Advanced.
What is the difference between JEE Mains and JEE Advanced?
Earlier there were two different exams, IIT-JEE and AIEEE, that were conducted for national engineering institutes but from 2012 , the entire process was changed. From 2012, CBSE changed the process and decided to conduct one exam with two subcategories. JEE Mains is for admission in Indian Institute of Information Technology and National Institute of technology and JEE Advance is for Indian Institutes of Technology and Indian School of Mines (ISM) situated at Dhanbad. If you score a good rank in JEE Mains only then you will be eligible for JEE advanced.
What should you know about JEE Mains 2016?
JEE Mains 2016 will be conducted on April 3, April 9 and April 10, 2016. The online registrations will commence from December 1, 2015. The JEE Mains has two papers, Paper-1 and Paper-2. Paper-1 is for admission in B.E and B.Tech courses. The exam is held in both online and offline mode. Paper-2 is for admission in B.Arch and B.Planning courses and is conducted only in offline mode. Both the papers are based on multiple choice questions. It is entirely on the choice of the student to appear in any of the papers of JEE Mains.
What should you know about JEE Advanced?
Only the candidates who have qualified the JEE Mains exam are eligible to appear in JEE Advanced. The candidates who score well in JEE Advanced can assure their seats in IIT’s or ISM. Moreover, colleges like IISER and RGIPT also take admissions on JEE advanced rankings. Other private colleges and reputed government engineering colleges too consider the scores of these exams for admissions.
What is the JEE Mains latest news?
The important date of application form and exam dates have been announced. One should keep himself abreast of all the exam news to avoid missing any important information. Some important dates are listed below.
Commencement of application: December 1
Last date to apply: December 31
Date of examination (Offline): April 3, 2016
online examination: April 9, 2016 and April 10, 2016
JEE Mainsapplication forms 2016 are available online. Fill and submit the application form before the last date, to qualify to give the exam.