JEE Main 2018: Admit Card, Dress Code, Barred Items, and More

Published on : 7th April 2018
IIT JEE Main Exam

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main will be conducted tomorrow, i.e. 08 April 2018 (Sunday).

07 April 2018: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main will be conducted on 8 April 2018 (Sunday) for pen and paper mode. The examination will be organised by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). JEE Main exam is conducted for BE, B.Tech, B.Arch, and B.Planning. Apart from NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture), this is the only paper for Architecture course. JEE Main Computer Based Test (online) will be conducted on 15th and 16th April 2018. Here are some important things students should know before the exam:

  • Admit Card

JEE Main 2018 Admit cards are available on the official website. Candidates can download the admit card before the exam. Check your admit card carefully and in case of any discrepancy in the details, inform to CBSE/JEE (Main) Secretariat.

Carrying admit card to the examination venue is mandatory to make the entry in the examination hall. Don’t forget to keep the admit card.

  • Dress Code

As per the CBSE’s official notification, there are no specific guidelines for the JEE Main exam. So, students are advised to keep the dress code simple and comfortable. Please note that the metal detector will frisk you.

  • Reporting Time

As per the official notification, students are required to report at the venue two and a half hours before the exam time. The official announcement reads; “Since the candidates will be frisked by the metal detector so they should report at 7.00 a.m. at examination centre to avoid the rush at the time of frisking.” Question booklets will be distributed 10 minutes before the exam time.

  • Barred items

“Candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, Calculators, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, printed or written material, bits of papers, mobile phone, pager or any other device.” said the exam conducting body. The pen will be provided at the examination hall.

Things which can be carried to the Examination Hall

Candidates can bring Clipboard, geometry box set, pencils, erasers, and colour pencils/crayons to the examination hall. Those who have diabetes can also carry sugar tablets, water bottle, and fruits.

Stay calm and positive. All the Best for JEE Main Exam!

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