What After JEE Main Result 2017

April 27, 2017 Plabita

What After JEE Main ResultWhat After JEE Main Result 2017 - The much awaited JEE Main 2017 result has been declared by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) on April 27. This year, around 12 lakhs students appeared for JEE Main 2017. The top 2,20,000 candidates will be shortlisted for JEE Advanced whereas, the rest of the qualified candidates will be allocated seats to the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs on the basis of their JEE Main 2017 All India Rank (AIR). Admission to the participating institutes will be done through counselling of JEE Main, which will be conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). Now, as the JEE Main result is out, needless to say, the question that must be in the mind of all the candidates is What Next? Now, keeping in mind the career prospect of all the candidates, lets check the possible options post JEE Main 2017 result.

Prepare for JEE Advanced 2017

On the basis of JEE Main rank, the top 2,20,000 candidates will be shortlisted for JEE Advanced 2017. If you are among these candidates, start preparing for JEE Advanced 2017 scheduled to be held on May 21 through which the 23 IITs will fill around 11,000 B.Tech seats. Apart from the IITs, JEE Advanced scores will also be taken into consideration for admissions to institutes like Indian School of Mines (ISM) Dhanbad, Indian Institutes of Science Education & Research (IISER), Pune, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Kerala.

JEE Advanced 2017 consist of two compulsory papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 will be held in the morning session from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm whereas, Paper 2 to be conducted from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. In both the papers, questions will be asked from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. There is no definite paper pattern defined for JEE Advanced. Last year all the three subjects in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 was divided into three sections.

JEE Main 2017 Counselling

Candidates who could not qualify for JEE Advanced still have the chances for admission into the participating institutes of JEE Main 2017. On the basis of JEE Main rank, 32 NITs, 20 IIITs and 18 GFTIs will grant admission and fill around 24,000 B.Tech seats. Candidates will require participating in the counselling of JEE Main 2017 to be conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) in the month of June. Candidates have to go through the following stages during the counselling of JEE Main 2017:

  • Online registration.
  • Selection of choice.
  • Consolidation of choice.
  • Allotment of seat.
  • Fees payment.
  • Reporting at the reporting centre allotted for each institute.
  • Reporting to the final allotted institute.

Other Institutes accepting JEE Main score

Along with the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs, there are many other states and institutes offering admissions on the basis of JEE Main rank list 2017. The participating states/institutes conduct their own counselling and seat allocation process. The name of the states and some of the institutes is given below in the table:

S.No. States/ Institutions
1 Gujarat
2 Madhya Pradesh
3 Odisha
4 Uttarakhand
5 Maharashtra
6 Haryana
7 Nagaland
8 Indira Gandhi Delhi Technical University for Women, New Delhi
9 Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh
10 Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur
11 Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology, Delhi
12 Netaji Subhash Institute of Technology (under Delhi University).
13 Delhi Technological University, New Delhi.
14 Indian Institute of Space Technology, Thiruvananthapuram
15 Indian Institute of Science, Banglore
16 Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

Counselling through other Engineering Entrance Exam

Apart from JEE Main 2017, there are various other entrance examination held in the country through which engineering aspirant are offered admission to various B.Tech courses. Most of the major entrance examinations have already been conducted and the result will soon be declared by the respective exam conducting body. Candidates who have appeared in the entrance test must get ready for their counselling procedure. The list of top state and university level engineering entrance exams is given below:

S.No. Name of Exam Result Date Counselling Date
1. UPSEE 2017 May 30, 2017 Last week of June 2017
2. WBJEE 2017 June 5, 2017 Last week of June 2017
3. KEAM 2017 My 25, 2017 4th week of June 2017
4. VITEEE 2017 April 23, 2017 Phase 1- May 10 to 12
5. BITSAT 2017 May 16 to 30, 2017 July 1, 2017

Prepare for JEE Main 2018

A candidate can avail a maximum of 3 consecutive attempts to qualify the Joint Entrance examination (JEE) Main. Therefore, candidates who appeared in JEE Main for the first or second time can appear for the entrance exam again in the upcoming year. By now, on the basis of this year’s performance, candidates must already be aware of their shortcomings. Candidates can think of devoting a year and prepare more rigorously for the next year. Candidates must analyse what went wrong this year, work on the weak points, focus and prepare for JEE Main in a more dedicated manner.

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