The scores of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) 2013, conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), are expected to be declared at 4 pm on Tuesday. The students can check their scores on the website www.jeemain.nic.in.
The scores obtained in JEE (Main) 2013 will determine admission to the National Institutes of Technology (NIT) and the Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIIT) and some deemed universities.
The students who will qualify the JEE Mains (top 1.5 lakh students in all categories across the country) will get an opportunity to appear in the JEE Advanced, slated to take place on June 2.
It may be noted that the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) is being conducting in two parts-JEE Main and JEE Advanced, for the first time.
The 15 IITs which will provide admissions to fresh candidates are: IIT-Bhubaneshwar, IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi, IIT-Gandhinagar, IIT-Guwahati, IIT-Hyderabad, IIT-Indore, IIT-Kanpur, IIT-Kharagpur, IIT-Madras, IIT-Mandi, IIT-Patna, IIT-Rajasthan, IIT-Roorkee and IIT-Ropar.
Candidates can also find out their All India Ranks/Category ranks through IIT-JEE 2013 websites/SMS/IVRS.
Institute of Technology at Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi and Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad along with Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology, Rae Bareli, Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER) at Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Indian Maritime University (TS Chanakya, Navi Mumbai, Mumbai campus, Marine Engineering & Research Institute, Kolkata, National Maritime Academy, Chennai, Marine Engineering and Research Institute, Mumbai and Visakhapatnam) also take in students on the basis of JEE results.
It may be mentioned here that class 12 board marks will carry 40 per cent weightage and JEE scores will carry 60 per cent weightage for admissions.
SOURCE - INDIA TODAY