How to Fill JEE Main Application Form 2017- A Step by Step guide

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How to Fill JEE Main Application Form 2017:

The online application process has started from 01st December, 2016. The last date for application is 02nd January, 2017 and fee can be paid upto 03rd January 2017.

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 Gurukul India brings you the Step by Step Guide of How to Fill JEE Main Application Form 2017.

 Filling JEE Main 2017 Application Form is a 3 stage process:

  • Fill the Application Form

  • Upload the Scanned Images

  • Pay the Examination Fee

 

Before you begin to fill up the JEE Main 2017 Application Form, read the following instructions carefully:

  • Before you start to fill JEE Main 2017 Application Form, keep ready the scanned copies of photograph, signature and thumb impression.

  • Keep your class 10th and 12th details/certificates ready with you beforehand. This is for students who have passed class 12th in 2015 or 2016.

  • Keep your Debit Card or Credit Card ready beforehand as you start to fill JEE Main 2017 application form.

JEE main 2017 Application Fee Payment by E-challan

  • Candidates paying through e-challan, have to select bank (Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/HDFC) to deposit the application fee.

  • By doing this, the system will automatically generate an e-Challan with specific details of the candidate along with amount to be paid.

  • Take a printout of this e-challan and carry it to the nearest branch of the selected bank for fee payment.

  • After fee payment confirmation from the Bank/CBSE, you will be able to take a printout of the Acknowledgement Page.

  • In case it fails to generate the Acknowledgement Page, immediately contact the concerned bank/branch and ask them to update your transaction.

Important Instructions regarding Photograph

  • You can change/edit the uploaded scanned image of you photograph.

  • The photograph should be either coloured or black & white, but the foreground and background should be clearly in contrast.

  • Photographs clicked by cellphone or selfie photographs will not be considered for JEE Main 2017 Application Form.

  • The photograph’s background must be light or white coloured.

  • The candidates are required to specify their name and date of the image taken at the bottom of the photograph.

  • Candidates’ face in the photograph should not be covered by any cloth, hair or shadow.

  • The photograph should not be taken wearing a cap or hat.

  • Photographs with googles, sun glasses or coloured glasses will not be entertained.

  • Candidates with spectacles should not have any glare in their photograph.

  • All scanned images of signature, photograph and left hand thumb impression must be in jpeg format only.

Specifications of Scanned Photograph to be uploaded:

  • The scanned image of the candidate’s signature should be greater than 4 kb and less than 40 kb in size.

  • Its width is required to be 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm height.

Important: Keep at least 10 copies of the photograph with you as these will be used during counselling and admission process.

Specifications for Scanned Signature

  • Draw a rectangular box of 7×2 cm in size on an A4 white sheet.

  • Put your signature within the box with dark blue or black ink pen.

  • You signature must not be in Capital and is required to be full

  • Signature should not be taken via mobile phone/camera. Poor quality signature will not be considered valid.

  • Signature is required to be scanned with a scanner only. It should be in JPEG format only.

Specifications for Scanned Thumb Impression

  • Draw a rectangular box of 7×2 cm in size on a white A4 sheet.

  • Using an ink pad of black or blue ink, put your Thumb impression (left for boys & right for girls) on it.

  • Scan the Thumb impression using a scanner only. It should be in JPEG format.

To Fill the JEE Main 2017 Application Form go to www.jeemain.nic.in and Click on the button at the bottom titled: “Apply for JEE Main-2017”

JEE Main Application Form

On clicking the same you will be redirected to the JEE Main Application Login Page.

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The Steps for filling the JEE Main Application Form 2017 is as follows:

Stage 1: Filling JEE Main Application Form- For new registration in JEE Main 2017 application click on “Apply for JEE (Main)- 2017” .

After clicking on the same you will be redirected to the Instructions Page, read all of them carefully and then select the bottom checkbox and Click on "Proceed to Apply Online":

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Fill up the following details at this stage:

  • Nationality

  • State of Eligibility

  • Select Identification Type

  • Enter Identification Number

  • Candidate’s Name

  • Date of Birth

  • Gender

  • Security Pin (Security Pin, which you have to enter is reflecting along side the option

Important

  • For the admission year 2017-18, CBSE has made Aadhaar Number mandatory for all Indian candidates, except candidates from the states of Assam, Jammu & Kashmir and Meghalaya.

  • Candidates should have their Aadhaar Card or they need to apply for it.

  • Applicants not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, are required to make application for Aadhaar enrolment in case he/she is entitled to obtain Aadhaar as per section 3 of Aadhaar Act. Such applicant may visit any Aadhaar enrolment facilitation centres set up in JEE Main exam cities.

  • Click here to check the complete list of Aadhaar Facilitation Centres.

  • No amount will be charged by the candidates for Aadhaar enrolment

  • These applicants who have enrolled for Aadhaar and have not received Aadhaar should enter 28 digit Aadhaar Enrolment ID printed on the Aadhaar enrolment slip at the time of filling online application form for JEE Main 2017.

  • In case Aadhaar enrolment facility is not available at the facilitation centres, the applicants should submit a request for Aadhaar enrolment. The facilitation centre will issue a registration number to such applicants. This registration number should be entered by the applicants at the time of filling online application form for JEE(Main) 2017.

  • Provision for J&K, Meghalaya and Assam applicants– The applicants who have passed or appearing in Class XII examination from the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya need to enter the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid Govt. identity number provided they should select the city of examination in these states only.

All other applicants (except from Assam, Meghalaya and Jammu & Kashmir) have to opt for either of the following:

  • Aadhaar Number

  • Aadhaar Enrollment Number

  • Registration Number issued by CBSE Facilitation Centre

Candidates belonging to Assam, Meghalaya and Jammu & Kashmir have to choose and mention details related to any of the following:

  • Passport

  • Ration Card

  • Bank Account

  • Other valid Government Identity

After filling all the required details in this stage, click on “Submit” button.

After submitting the details, the following window will open:

Exam Related Details: 

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In the Applying for block, choose the following:

JEE Main paper-1 (B.E/B.Tech only)

JEE Main paper-2 (B.Arch/B.Planning only)

JEE Main paper-1 & Paper 2 both

In the Mode of examination block, candidates have to choose P&P or CBT mode

In Question Paper Medium, the candidates have to choose the language in which they want to take the test.

Choose form the following languages:

  • English

  • Hindi

  • Marathi

  • Urdu

  • Gujarati

For P&P mode of exam, the applicants have to opt for 4 test centres

For online or computer based exam, the applicants have to choose only one exam centre

Personal Details:

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In the personal details section, the applicants have to enter the following:

Candidates’ Name

Father’s Name

Mother’s Name

State of Eligibility: Refers to the state from where a candidate has passed class 12th

Category

Person with Disability

Date of Birth

Gender

In case of girl candidate, are you only child of your parents?

Nationality

Place of Residence

Academic details:

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Enter the following particulars at this stage:

  • Year of passing class 10th or equivalent

  • School Board of class 12th/qualifying examination

  • Name of the qualifying exam passed/appearing

  • Place of class 12th/qualifying exam schooling

  • Year of passing or appearing class 12th/Qualifying exam

  • Type of institution of class 12th/Qualifying exam

  • Percentage of marks in class 12th/Qualifying exam

  • Roll number of class 12th/Qualifying exam

  • Appeared/Appearing for improvement of class 12th/Qualifying exam in all the 4/5 subjects as per the scheme of the board

  • Mode of preparation

  • Name of the college/school from where passed/appearing

  • Address of the school/college from where passed or appearing

Important

  • Applicants are required to have passed Class 12th/equivalent/qualifying exam in 2015 or 2016 to appear for JEE Main 2017.

  • Students appearing in class 12th exam in 2017 are also eligible for JEE Main 2017.

  • Students who have passed class 12th/equivalent/qualifying exam in the year 2014 or earlier, would not be considered eligible for JEE Main 2017.

Mailing Address Details: 

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Enter the following details:

  • Address

  • Locality

  • City/town/village

  • District

  • State

  • Pin Code

  • email address

  • Mobile number

  • Landline number

Guardian details

JEE Main Guardian details

Enter the following in this stage:

  • Father’s/Guaradian’s qualification

  • Father’s/Guaradian’s Occupation

  • Father’s/Guaradian’s annual income

  • Mother’s qualification

  • Mother’s occupation

  • Mother’s annual income

Choose Password:

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At this stage, the applicants have to choose a password, security question and security answer.

Password specifications

  • The Password must have 8 to 13 characters

  • It should have at least one Upper case, at least one Lower case alphabet and at least one numeric value.

  • Among these special characters - !@#$%^&*-, the password should have at least one special characters

Security Pin:

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This is the last step for application form filling wherein the applicants have to enter the Security Pin (Case Sensitive) reflecting on the application form of JEE Main 2017.

To proceed further, Click on Next button

After you click on Next button, the following page will open:

exam-details

At this stage, you will have option of editing the details you have submitted so far

or

You can click on Final Submit to move ahead.

If you want to edit or make some changes in the online application details you have filled in so far, then Click on Edit Credentials.

If you want to move head, then tick mark “I agree” and click on “Final Submit”.

Another window will appear where click on Yes

This will take you to the page wherein you need to upload scanned images, signature, and thumb impression.

Stage 2: Upload Scanned Images, Signature and Thumb Impression:

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Write down your Application Number of JEE Main 2017 that will appear on the system screen and keep it safe. This number will be required for all further communications.

Click on upload scanned images

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Upload scanned images of the following:

  • Your photograph

  • Your Signature

  • Your Thumb Impression

Specifications of scanned images

  • All the scanned images - photograph, signature and thumb impression are required to be in jpg/jpeg format only.

  • The image of your photograph should be greater than 4 kb and less than 40 kb.

  • The signature image should be more than 1 kb and less than 30 kb.

  • Image of the thumb impression should be greater than 1 kb and less than 30 kb.

  • Dimension of photograph image should be 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (Height) only.

  • Dimension of signature image should be 3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (Height) only.

  • Dimension of thumb impression image should be 3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (Height) only.

Stage 3: Fee Payment-

Pay the Application Fees as per your choice of paper that you are appearing for and the mode that you have chosen.

JEE Main Application Fee Payment

  • If you are paying through Credit Card, additional 1.20% of the examination fee will be charged along with service tax as applicable.

  • If you are paying JEE Main 2017 application/exam fee through Debit Card, then additional  0.75% of the examination fee will be charged along with taxes for exam fee upto Rs. 2000 and 1% + taxes for examination fee more than Rs. 2000.

For application fee payment through e-Challan, the candidates have to download the E-challan generated once you submit the online application form of JEE Main 2017. See the application fee payment procedure through e-challan below:

  • Candidates paying through e-challan, have to select bank (Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/HDFC) to deposit the application fee.

  • By doing this, the system will automatically generate an e-Challan with specific details of the candidate along with amount to be paid.

  • Take a printout of this e-challan and carry it to the nearest branch of the selected bank for fee payment.

  • After fee payment confirmation from the Bank/CBSE, you will be able to take a printout of the Acknowledgement Page.

  • In case it fails to generate the Acknowledgement Page, immediately contact the concerned bank/branch and ask them to update your transaction.

The last step for ensuring the completion of JEE Main 2017 Online Application Form is “declaration”.

Tick mark on the block alongside this declaration - “I hereby declare that all the particulars stated in this application form are true to the best of my knowledge and belief. I have read and understood the JEE procedures for both JEE (Main) and JEE (Advanced) 2017. I shall abide by the terms and conditions thereon.”

After this the JEE Main Application Form 2017 has been completed.

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