JEECE 2021 - Exam Date, Application Process, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Result


Jharkhand Engineering Entrance Competitive Examination (JEECE) is a state-level engineering entrance exam conducted by the Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Exam Board (JCECEB). The exam offers admission to engineering programmes offered by various engineering colleges in the state. Candidates need to clear the JEECE for seeking a seat in the engineering courses. It must be noted that this exam is only for admission to B.Tech. courses in Agriculture and Dairy Technology. Admission to other B.Tech Programmes is done through JEE Main score. However, the candidates still need to fill the JEECE application form for admission to Jharkhand colleges. For more details such as important dates, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, etc., related to the JEECE 2021 exam, read the complete article ahead.

JEECE 2021 Latest Update - The JEECE 2021 application process will begin tentatively in April 2021. The exam will be conducted in the third week of May 2020. The exam conducting authority has not released the official notification yet.

JEECE 2020 - Quick Overview

Exam Name

Jharkhand Engineering Entrance Competitive Examination (JEECE 2021)

Exam conducting authority

Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Exam Board

Official website



Exam level


Exam Occurrence

Once in a year

Mode of exam

Online (Computer Based Test)

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Marking Scheme

1 mark will be awarded for a correct answer and 1/4th will be deducted for an incorrect answer

JEECE Exam 2021 Important Dates

Here is the tentative schedule for JEECE 2021 exam as per the 2020 exam dates:

JEECE 2021 Events

Important Dates

Registration process begins

3rd week of April 2021

Registration process ends

2nd week of May 2021

Availability of admit card

2nd week of May 2021

JEECE 2021 exam

3rd week of May 2021

Answer key availability

1st week of June 2021

Result declaration

4th week of June 2021


1st week of July 2021

JEECE Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

JEECE Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

The JEECE 2021 exam will be conducted as a Computer Based Test (CBT) where Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) will be asked from the following subjects:


Number of Questions

Total Marks





2 hours







1 hour




3 hours

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The exam has a provision of negative marking and 1/4th of the marks awarded to the question will be deducted for the wrong response. The medium of question paper will be both English and Hindi languages.

JEECE 2021 Syllabus

JEECE syllabus is released on the official website. The syllabus is similar to the topics in the class 10+2 syllabus. Candidates can download the detailed syllabus from the official website. Here are some topics of the JEECE syllabus.

Physics - Electrostatics, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction & Alternating Current, Magnetic Effect of Current & Magnetism, Electromagnetic Waves, Dual Nature of Matter, Optics, Atom & Nuclei, Communication Systems, Electronic Devices.

Chemistry - Solutions, Solid State, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, Surface Chemistry, Coordination Compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers, "p"-Block Elements, "d" and "f" Block Elements, Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Polymers, Biomolecules, Chemistry in Everyday Life.

Mathematics - Relations and Functions, Calculus, Algebra, Linear Programming, Probability, Vectors, and Three-Dimensional Geometry.

JEECE Exam 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must meet the following eligibility criteria before applying for the exam:


Candidate must be an Indian citizen.


Candidates must have a domicile of Jharkhand state.

Age Limit

The minimum age limit is 17 years and the maximum is 22 years.

Educational Qualification

Candidate should have passed class 12th or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory subjects from a recognised board. Those appearing in the final examination of class 12th are also eligible for the exam.

The minimum marks required in the qualifying exam should be 45% for General category candidates and 40% for reserved category candidates.

JEECE Exam 2021 Application Process

Candidates who are interested in taking admission in B.Tech. programmes in Jharkhand state are required to apply for the JEECE 2021 exam. The application process will tentatively begin in the third week of April 2021. Candidates must submit their applications before the last date. The application process is online and candidates must submit the form only through the official website.

Steps to fill the JEECE 2021 Application Form

  • Visit the JEECE official website.
  • Click on the link to apply for the ‘JEECE 2021’.
  • Complete the registration process and you will receive a registration/ application number.
  • Use the registration number and password to log-in and complete the application process.
  • Provide personal, educational, contact details, exam centre choices, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of photograph, signature, left thumb impression, etc. as per the specifications. Images should be in JPEG format. The file size must be as:
    • 100 KB for Photograph
    • 50 KB for Signature
    • 50 KB for Left-Thumb Impression
  • Make fee payment and submit the form.
  • Once the form is submitted successfully, take a print.

Application Fee

The application fee is to be paid as per the category. Here are the details:

  • For General/ BC-1/BC-2 category - ₹ 900/-
  • For SC/ST/ Female category - ₹ 450/-

The application fee can be paid through credit card/ debit card/ net banking. Candidates must note that the application fee is non-refundable.

Other Details

List of Participating Colleges

  1. Government Engineering College, Dumka
  2. Government Engineering College, Chaibasa
  3. Government Engineering College, Ramgarh
  4. B.A. College of Engineering & Technology, Ghatsila, Jamshedpur
  5. B.I.T., Sindri
  6. C.I.T. Tatisilwai, Tatisilwai, Ranchi
  7. D.A.V. Institute of Engineering & Technology, Medininagar
  8. K.K. College of Engineering & Management, Dhanbad
  9. RamchandraChandravansi Institute of Technology, Bishrampur, Palamau
  10. Nilai Educational Trust's Group of Institutions, Thakurgaon, Burmu, Ranchi
  11. Guru Gobind Singh Educational Society's Technical Campus, Kandra, Chas, Bokaro
  12. Ram Govind Institute of Technology, Koderma
  13. R.T.C. Institute of Technology, Anandi, Ormanjhi, Ranchi
  14. R.V.S. College of Engineering & Technology, Jamshedpur
  15. Maryland Institute of Technology & Management, Dimna Road, Mango, Jamshedpur
  16. University College of Engineering & Technology, V.B.U., Hazaribagh

JEECE 2021 Exam Centers

Candidates are provided with a chance to choose two exam centers and fill their choices in the application form. The centers at which the exam will be conducted are:

  1. Dhanbad
  2. Dumka
  3. Bokaro
  4. Hazaribagh
  5. Jamshedpur
  6. Ranchi

JEECE 2021 Admit Card

The JEECE 2021 admit card will be released in the second week of May 2021 on the official website. Candidates can download the admit card using their login details.

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the link for JEECE 2021 admit card.
  • Enter your login details and submit.
  • The admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Check all the details and download the admit card. Take a print. If you find any discrepancies in the admit card details, report the same to the exam conducting authority.

Admit card is required to make entry to the examination hall. Candidates must carry a photo ID proof along with the admit card to the examination center. Keep the admit card safe till the admission process completes.

JEECE 2021 Answer Key

The board will also release the JEECE answer key on the official website. Candidates can check the same at the official website within 15-20 days of the exam. They can also submit representations against the answer key if they found any answer wrong. For this, they must log-in to their respective profiles and select the answer for submitting objections. Pay the required fee and submit your representation. The updates answer key will be released along with the result.

JEECE 2021 Result

The JEECE result 2021 will be announced by the exam conducting authority in the fourth week of June 2021. Candidates can download the result in the form of a scorecard from their profiles. Here are the steps to be followed:

  • Visit the official website.
  • Click on the JEECE 2021 result link.
  • Enter your roll number and other details.
  • Search the result.
  • The result will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a print.

JEECE 2021 Counselling

After the result declaration, the counselling process is carried out as per the merit list prepared by the board for admission. The JEECE 2021 counselling process will tentatively begin in the first week of July 2021. Candidates are required to pay the counselling fee to participate in the counselling process. Seats are allotted as per the merit ranks. Candidates must report at the allotted college along with their original documents (for document verification) on the date and time mentioned in the allotment letter. Candidates must attend the counselling personally and no other person can be authorised to attend the counselling on the student’s behalf.

Documents for JEECE 2021 Counselling

Candidates must carry the following documents (in original) for the document verification process:

  • JEECE 2021 exam admit card
  • JEECE 2021 counselling allotment letter
  • Class X ad XII mark sheets and certificates
  • Jharkhand domicile
  • Passport size photograph (same as in the application form)
  • Category certificate (if applicable)

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