CBSE announces the schedule for JEE 2016

The schedule for the Joint Entrance Exam 2016 have been announced. Here is all you need to know about them.

CBSE announces the schedule for JEE 2016
By Pick A College updated on 07-Dec-2015            

The dates for the Joint Entrance Examination 2016 have been declared. The Central Board of Secondary Education brought out a notification on saturday 21 November 2015 announcing the dates for both the online and offline entrance exams. Mentioned below are a few salient features of the announcement.


The Schedule

a) The online application process commences from 1st December, 2015, while the last date for submission of the application is 31st December, 2015.

b) The offline exams will be held on 3rd April 2016 while the online entrance exam (only of B.E/ B.Tech) will be held on 9 and 10 April 2016  

c) The offline exams for the two papers- Paper 1 ( B.Tech and B.E) and Paper 2 (B.Arch and B.Planning) have been scheduled for  9:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm respectively; both on 3rd April 2016

d) The online entrance exams have been scheduled for 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm on the 9 April 2016.




a) Only candidates who have cleared their Class 12th or an equivalent examination in the years 2014 or 2015: or those who will be sitting in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent examination in 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE 2016. 

b) Candidates who have cleared their Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2013 or before any candidates appearing in such examination in 2017 or later are not eligible for JEE 2016.

c) The candidates who appeared in class 12th/ equivalent qualifying Examinations in 2013, did not pass in 2013, but cleared it in 2014 are  not eligible to sit for JEE 2016.

 d) The candidates who will be sitting for an improvement examination of class 12th in 2016 have to appear in all the 5 subjects as per the scheme of the concerned board.

 e) Also for the percentile system, the total marks (of the five subjects) obtained in a particular year are required in JEE (Main) and also in JEE (Advanced). The marks from two different year’s (i.e. marks for 3 subjects from year 2015 and marks for other 2 subjects from 2016) mark-sheets will not be considered for percentile calculation.



A candidate may only attempt the exam for JEE thrice


Fee Remittance

The Fee can be remitted through and E Challan (only by a branch of Canara/HDFC/Syndicate/ HDFC Bank); or via Credit/Debit Card.



We will be posting updates regarding the exam regularly; however if you deem it necessary you may find more information regarding the same on the JEE website.

For the syllabus and pattern for JEE (Main) 2016 click here.

For the application fee roster for JEE (Main) 2016 click here.


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Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Engineering Entrance Exam (AEEE 2016)

All you need to know about Amrita Engineering Entrance Exam.

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Engineering Entrance Exam (AEEE 2016)
By Pick A College updated on 24-Dec-2015

     Amrita Entrance Examination- Engineering

(AEEE 2016)

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham has declared the schedule for its engineering entrance test (AEEE 2016). Here is all you need to know about it.


·         Online registrations for the exam are open from Monday  2 November 2015

·         Last date of issue of application forms Saturday 19 March 2016

·         Last date for receipt of application forms Monday 21 March 2016

·         The online test will be conducted on 17th, 18th and 19th April 2016

·         The offline test will be conducted on 23rd April 2016


·         Candidates should be born on or after 1st July 1995

·         Candidates should have cleared the class 12th examination or any other equivalent qualifying exam with an aggregate score in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of not less than 55%

·         Alternatively a candidate should have a three year diploma in Engineering with a minimum score of 60 %.

·         Students appearing for the class 12th  or equivalent qualifying exam may also sit for the entrance tes


·         Payments for the online form may be made through credit card/ debit card/ net banking.

·         Printed OMR forms are available at specific sale outlets (Dhanalaxmi Bank, Federal bank, Post Offices) on payment of INR 1000.

·         Candidates may also order the application forms from the college or directly from the university counter offices in Amrita School of engineering at Coimbatore, Bangaluru or Amritapuri.


·         The AEEE 2016 will be conducted in both offline and online modes

·         There is one question paper with three sections Maths (40 questions) Physics (30 questions) and Chemistry (30 questions)

·         The questions will be objective type, at total of 100 questions worth 300 marks

·         Each question may be answered by four answers, only one of which is the correct answer

·         The question paper will be in English only

·         Each correct answer is worth 3 marks, each incorrect answer incurs negative marks ( -1)

We will be posting regular updates. However if you find it necessary you may refer to the Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham website.





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