Is 75% marks compulsory in 12th exam to appear in JEE Main 2017?

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Ajay asked 7 months ago
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myPat Admin Staff answered 7 months ago

a) There shall be no weightage for the 12th class marks in calculating the ranks in the JEE Main exam.

b) For the candidates to qualify for admission in the IITs/NITs/IIITs and such other CFT is whose admissions are ·based on the JEE ranks, they-· should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th Class exam, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12 .class exam conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST students the qualifying mark would be 65% In the 12′” Class exam. There is no other change in the JEE examination system for 2017.

Source: http://mhrd.gov.in/sites/upload_files/mhrd/files/ChangesJEE2017.pdf

Rashmi answered 7 months ago

Yes, to appear in JEE 2017 exams, it has been made mandatory to score at least 75% in 12th exam as announced by HRD ministry. But 12th exam marks will not be given any weight-age to determine ranking in the same.

Abhinav answered 7 months ago

@Rashmi the 75% criteria is for the students want to take admission in  IITs/NITs/IIITs only.