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Instantly check your JEE Main Result. JEE Main Result is available only in online mode.JEE Main Result displays the actual scores obtained by a candidate in the exam as well as the All India Rank along with the category rank. Grasp new updates of JEE Main Result.

JEE Main Result Declared

Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main is the national level undergraduate engineering entrance exam conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education for admission to BTech/BE programs in 33 NITs and 18 IIITs. It also acts as the first stage or preliminary exam for admission to 23 IITs including ISM Dhanbad.  A total of 1186454 candidates applied for Paper I examination. The result and JEE main cutoff have been declared and the candidates can know if they are amongst the 2,20,000 top candidates of JEE Main who are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced.  JEE Main 2017 result for paper 1 was announced on April 27. The JEE Main Official Answer Key 2017 was available from April 18 along with the recorded responses of the candidates. To know more about JEE Main check out our Fresherslive page instantly.

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JEE Main Result - Important Dates 

The JEE main result important dates are prescribed below 

S. No Events Dates
1 Announcement of JEE Main Result Paper-I  
April 27, 2017
2 Declaration of All India Rank
3 Download of JEE Main Rank Card
4 Release of JEE Main Result Paper-II (B.Arch) May 26, 2017
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Steps to check JEE Main Result 

The main steps to check JEE Main result and also know whether they have qualified for JEE Advanced.

  • Step 1 - Click the link given above in the article to access JEE Main Result.
  • Step 2 - Type your JEE Main Roll Number and Date of Birth.
  • Step 3 - Click on Submit button after providing the required credentials.
  • Step 4 - After successful login, your JEE Main score, All India Rank will be reflected on the screen.
  • Step 5 - You will also be able to know whether you have qualified to appear for JEE Advanced.

What are the details mentioned in JEE Main Result

The main details which are mentioned for the JEE Main result will be 

  • JEE Main roll number
  • Name of the candidate
  • Mother’s name
  • Father’s name
  • Category
  • Sub- category
  • State code of eligibility
  • Nationality
  • Subject wise JEE Main score (Mathematics, Aptitude Test, Drawing Test)
  • Total marks
  • JEE Main 2017 AIR.

Tie Breaking Mechanism of JEE Main All India Rank

The Tie break mechanism of JEE Main All India Rank for BE and BTech programs are mentioned here the rank of the candidates for admission into the participating institutes of JEE Main other than the IITs.

JEE Main Result for the admission of BE and BTech

  • Candidates who are securing higher marks in Mathematics have been given better rank.
  • Candidates obtaining higher marks in Physics have been given better rank.
  • The ratio of positive and negative marks obtained by the candidates in JEE Main has been taken into account. Candidates with higher absolute value of the ratio have been given higher rank
  • In case the tie does not break, the same rank has been given to the candidates.

JEE Main Result for the admission of B Arch and B.Planning

  • Candidates securing better aptitude marks are selected for the next level.
  • The resolution did not take place, the ratio of positive and negative marks obtained by the candidates in Paper 2 of JEE Main 2017 have been taken into account.
  • Candidates with the higher absolute value of ratio obtain a better rank.

JEE Main Rank List

The JEE Main rank list can be checked along with the JEE Main result. Candidates can know their All India Ranks (AIRs) after checking their result of JEE Main Result. The JEE Main Rank List show the All India Rank and All India Category Ranks of the candidates.While the All India Rank is used for the admissions, the other ranks like category are just for information sake.Admissions to eligible candidates of JEE Main 2017 are offered at over 34,895 undergraduate engineering seats in 31 NITs, 20 IIITs and 18 GFTIs, on the basis of the JEE Main 2017 Rank list. The rank list will be used by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority for admission purposes. Candidates must download their rank card/score card of JEE Main after they check their JEE Main result 2017 to furnish when required during JEE Main Counselling.

How to calculate your score and rank with JEE Main Result

The main steps which are followed in order to calculate the JEE Main Result the candidates can use the answer key and estimate their scores. The methodology to calculate the JEE Main score is very simple. All candidates can use the marking scheme given by CBSE and use it to calculate their JEE Main score and rank.The formula which is used to calculate the score is prescribed below for the candidate.

Main Formula to calculate JEE Main Score

Since class X marks won't be considered while computing the ranks for all candidates, the actual scores obtained in JEE Main will be used to determine the ranks. The higher the score, the higher the rank. When two or more candidates will get the same score, the ranks will be determined.

JEE Main Score = 4 marks x number of correct answers - number of wrong answers x 1

JEE Main Rank = Highest JEE Main score.

The below table clearly specifies about the JEE Marks and the Rank Range of the candidates.

Marks Rank Range
301 to 326 1 - 9
281 to 300 10 - 83
261 to 280 84 - 244
241 to 260 245 - 706
221 to 240 707 - 1755
201 to 220 1756 - 4163
181 to 200 4164 - 8997
161 to 180 8998 - 18371
141 to 160 18372 - 35928
121 to 140 35929 - 67649
101 to 120 67651 - 125722
81 to 100 125723 - 237034
61 to 80 237035 - 463443
41 to 60 463444 - 844544
21 to 40 844546 - 1093113
1 to 20 1093115 - 1121966

JEE Main Result Calculation Procedure

  • The main result can be calculated as per the new admission criteria for JEE Main candidates must have obtained 75% in their Class XII or be in the top 20 percentile of their board.
  • For SC/ST students the qualifying marks would be 65% in class XII examination or be in top 20 percentile of their respective board.
  • The examination authority will announce the top 20 percentile cutoff of class 12 of each board. And, based on the 75% or top 20 percentile, examination authority will select candidates while preparing the JEE Main 2017 result and All India rank.
  • For clarity on new criteria for deriving JEE Main result, candidates may refer to the examples mentioned below.

Main Difference between percentage and percentile

The percentage of marks and percentile are totally different entities hence, candidates should not confuse with both the above terms. The difference between percentage and percentile is explained below.

  • A percentage is a number out of 100.
  • Percentile score is the value below which a certain percent of observations fall. For example – the 40th Percentile is the value or score below which 40 percent of the observations may be found
  • Percentile score of a candidate from a particular class 12 Board will show how many candidates have scored below that candidate in the respective class 12 Board examination
  • The Percentile is to be calculated as 100 x number of candidates in the group with aggregate marks less than the candidates/ the total number of candidates in the group.

Formula to calculate the percentile below

The  Percentile of a candidate will be calculated as 
=> 100 x Number of Candidates in the group with aggregate marks less than the candidate /Total number of Candidates in the group.

Main subjects for calculation of percentile for JEE Paper 1 - B.Tech / B.Planning

The following five subjects are taken into account for calculation of percentile of class XII
marks for JEE Main paper 1.

  • Physics
  • Maths
  • Language
  • Any one of subjects (Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject)
  • Any other subject.

Main subjects for calculation of percentile for JEE Main 2017 Paper 2- B. Arch/B. Planning

The following subjects are taken into account for the calculation of percentile of class XII marks for JEE Main paper 2.

  • Mathematics
  • Other four subjects.

JEE Main Cut off

The cutoff of JEE Main made available by CBSE. Based on the cutoff, candidates have been declared qualified in JEE Main. The cutoff has been used while preparing the JEE Main rank list and for shortlisting students for JEE Advanced.

S.No. Category 2017 2016 2015 2014
1 General 81 100 105 115
2 OBC-NCL 49 70 70 74
3 SC 32 52 50 53
4 ST 27 48 44 47

JEE Main Counselling 

The declaration of JEE Main result, the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) regulates the common counselling for admissions to 92 Participating Institutes of JEE Main 2017. The counselling will be done for admission to 31 NITs, 20 IIITs and 18 GFTIs. In total there will be 6 rounds of counselling. The counselling will be done on the basis of the JEE Main AIR as well the preference of college and branch filled in by the students. Candidates have to register online, fill up and lock their choices to participate in the JEE Main counselling.JEE Main seats of the candidates and choices filled by them. Candidates have to register, pay the application fees and fill their choices of courses and institutes by the specified dates. Candidates will have to participate in document verification to check the records regarding identification, age, qualifying examination, the state of eligibility, category and disability of the candidate. To download your JEE Main Admit card check out our fresherslive page instantly.

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