JEE Main 2018 Notification expected to be released by November : Central Board of Secondary Education, CBSE board is expected to release the JEE Main 2018 Notification by last week of November. Sources have also hinted about the tentative dates of JEE Main 2018 examination, after the release of the date for JEE Advanced 2018 of May 20, 2018. According to the sources, the JEE Main 2018 examination is likely to be conducted on 1st April and 8th April 2018. However CBSE has not yet confirmed officially about the exact schedule of JEE Main 2018 examination.
JEE Main 2018 is one of the most important competitive examination which is the qualifying examination for JEE Advanced 2018. As per the latest notification published by JEE Advanced official webportal jeeadv.ac.in, a total of top 2,24,000 candidates who clear the JEE Main 2018 would be able to apply for JEE Advanced 2018 Examination. Thus this year there seems to be an increase of around 4,000 applications from JEE Advanced 2017. The increase in the number of applications could be because of the hint of increase of around 1,000 seats in Indian Institutes of Technology, IITs, across the country as announced by MHRD.
Each and Every year, CBSE conducts JEE Main Examination or the Joint Entrance Examination for the candidates to pursue admission in various Engineering courses. While many states also calculate the JEE Main Score for admission to the state engineering colleges. Although it has not been followed by some states in the country. Also, candidates get admission to National Institutes of Technology, NITs, on the basis of merit of JEE Main examination.
According to the sources the JEE Main 2018 Notification for Online Application Process is expected to release in November and Online Application Forms are expected to start from late November or early December. For more updates and details about the same we would advise candidates to remain in touch and keep checking the JEE Main official website jeemain.nic.in.