New Delhi : The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on Monday released admit cards for IIT JEE Mains 2018 examination on its official website jeemain.nic.in. The offline examination for the same will be held on April 8, 2018 and the online examination will take place on April 15 and April 16, 2018.
The candidates who have registered for the examination can download the examination admit card from the official website by following simple steps mentioned below:
Step 1: Log on to the official website mentioned above
Step 2: Click on ‘Download admit card’ link
Step 3: In the provided fields enter your application number, password and security pin
Step 4: Click on login
Step 5: Your admit card will be displayed on the screen
Step 6: Download the same and take a printout for future reference
All those candidates who will manage to clear the exam will be able to apply for merit based admissions to Bachelor of Technology (BTech), Bachelor of Engineering (BE) and Bachelor of Architecture (BArch) courses at Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) across India.
JEE Main 2018 exam pattern
Paper-1 of JEE Main 2018 will be held through online or offline mode. A candidate will opt for any of them. It will carry questions from chemistry, physics and mathematics subjects. A total 90 objective type questions will be asked carrying equal weightage for all subjects. Each correct question will carry 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
Paper 2 of JEE Main 2018 will be conducted for admission to undergraduate architecture courses and the test will be offline only. JEE Main Paper 2 consists of three parts which are mathematics, aptitude test and drawing test. It carries a total of 50 questions for aptitude test, 2 questions for drawing test and 30 questions from mathematics. The exam duration is three hours and the marking scheme is same as paper 1.
JEE Main answer keys
The answer keys and images of response sheets (OMR sheets) of the offline exam and answer keys of computer-based examination will be displayed on the website during April 24 – 27, 2018. The candidates, who are not satisfied with the captured response, may challenge by filling the online application form and paying a sum of Rs.1000/- per question The challenge of answer keys will also be accepted online only through the link available on the website till April 27 on payment of Rs.1000/- per question.