JEE Main 2017 online exam analysis: Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) conducts JEE Main 2017 online exam on April 8 and 9. According to officials, around 1.89 lakh candidates has opted the computer based mode for appearing in JEE Main 2017. The online exam held at various testing centres across India. Majority of candidates who appeared in JEE Main 2017 online exam said that overall paper was of moderate. The questions from Physics and Chemistry were comparatively easier than Mathematics. Students who appeared in JEE Main for second time has said that overall paper was comparatively easier than the last year.
Amit Kumar who appeared in JEE Main 2017 in online exam on April 8 from Delhi found the exam was moderate in terms of difficulty level. The questions were concept based and syllabus prescribed. He said, “The exam was good and hope to secure good marks. The Physics section was the easiest, followed by Chemistry and Mathematics. I am happy with my performance as Chemistry section was also easier”.
The online question booklet of JEE Main Paper has a total of 90 questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics section. Each section had 30 multiple choice questions. As per the marking scheme, for each correct response candidates will score 4 marks and 1 mark to be deducted for each incorrect answer. The marks of the candidates will be calculated as per the number of correct and incorrect response out of total marks 360.
For calculating the estimated score candidates can use JEE Main 2017 answer key. After appearing for the exam, the candidates will be very curious to know the overall and subject wise good attempt, which can lead to get a good score in the entrance test. The good attempt means marking certain number of answers correctly and obtaining a safe score.
After the completion of the examination, various coaching institutes may release JEE Main online answer key 2017. Coaching institutes prepare the answer key of JEE Main 2017 of online exam based on the memory and feedback collected from candidates. These answers are based on memory and assumptions which may vary from the original questions asked in the exam.
With the help of the answer key candidates can calculate their JEE Main score and know their chances for admission to the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs or for appearing in JEE Advanced. The official answer of JEE Main 2017 will be released by CBSE on April 18, 2017.
Based on JEE Main 2017 paper analysis, the expected JEE Main 2017 cutoff is given in the table below. The candidates will be able to evaluate their performance in exam and know their chances to qualify from the JEE Main 2017 Expected Cutoff. As per the experts, the overall exam was moderate level so cut off likely to be higher side. Last year, the JEE Main cut off score of General category was 100, while for OBC it was 70.
|S.No||Category||JEE Main 2017 Expected Cutoff|
|1.||General||100 (+ or – 10)|
|2.||OBC-NCL||70 (+ or – 5)|
|3.||ST||50 (+ or – 5)|
|4.||SC||50 (+ or – 5)|
The JEE Main was conducted in both offline as well as in online mode. The paper based JEE main 2017 exam was held on April 2 and online exam on April 8 & 9. The JEE main 2017 exam will be the basis for selection of top 220000 candidates for JEE Advanced and for preparing the merit list for admission to NITs, IIITs, and GFITs.JEE Main 2017 All India rank will be basis for admission to nearly 24,000 undergraduate engineering seats in 31 NITs, 20 IIITs and 18 GFITs. Also, based on JEE Main 2017 result, the top 220000 candidates will be qualified for appearing in JEE Advanced scheduled to be held on May 21 for admission to around 11000 B.Tech seats in 23 IITs.
As per the latest notification of Joint Admission Board (JAB), it is being expected that the pattern of JEE Main may have some significant changes from the session 2017. The JAB has suggested to make JEE Main 6 hours exam of 720 marks. Currently, there is just one paper of 360 marks. Now it is... Read more
The HRD ministry is planning to revamp the structure of JEE Main, for the upcoming session. The pen and pencil mode of the examination might soon be abolished and candidates will only be able to attempt it in Computer Based Test (CBT) format. A panel headed by the chairman of JEE Main, Ashok... Read more
“Normalization will depend on two factors—a student’s performance in the JEE-Main and performance of other students from the same school board…..The 40% weight to the school board marks is not the absolute marks secured by a student but the normalized one.” said... Read more
How to prepare for JEE Main 2017? : JEE Main 2017 is not an easy bird to catch. Every year over 12 Lakhs applicants register for the JEE Main which makes it one of the most competitive examination in the country. The key to ace this exam is by preparing adequately. From the article below... Read more
How to prepare for both class XII and JEE Main 2017 simultaneously? : Class XII exam of almost all the boards starts in the month of March leaving very little time for the preparation of JEE Main 2017, which starts in the month of April. Students tend to get worried when they are unable to... Read more