JEE Mains Paper 2 is conducted by CBSE for the admission of candidates in B.Arch and B.Planning courses. JEE B.Arch Entrance Exams are held in the month of April every year.
JEE Mains Paper 2 contains 3 parts: mathematics, aptitude test and drawing test. Total of 82 questions will be asked which carries 390 marks. Each correct answer will give 4 marks and 2 drawing questions contains total 70 marks and ¼ mark for that question will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Duration for the exam will be 3 hours and exam is conducted in offline mode only.
Eligibility Criteria for JEE Mains Paper 2
Age Limit– Only those Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1992 are eligible for JEE Mains Paper 2.
In case of Scheduled Caste ( SC ), Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) and Persons with Disabilities ( PwD ) candidates, upper age limit is relaxable by five years.
Year Of Passing Qualifying Examination (QE) – Only those candidates who have passed their Class XII Exam / other qualifying examination in 2015 or 2016; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any other qualifying examination in 2017 are eligible to appear in JEE Main B.Arch (Paper 2) – 2017
Number of Subjects in the Qualifying Examination (QE) – Only those candidates who have taken at least five subjects in Class XII Exam / other qualifying examination are eligible to appear in JEE Main B.Arch (Paper 2) – 2017
Number Of Attempts – The Number Of Attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE Main B.Arch (Paper 2) shall be limited to three.
- Kadamb Sachdeva answered 6 months ago
JEE Main paper 2 or JEE Main B.Arch Exam is for candidates seeking admission in B.Arch and B.Planning courses. While the JEE Main exam for B.Tech is held in the morning, JEE Main B.Arch (Paper 2) is held in the evening on the same day. The JEE Main B.Arch question paper is based on 3 topics –mathematics, logical questions/aptitude test and drawing. The candidates are tested on their observation skills, drawing skills, aesthetic sensitivity, sense proportion and critical thinking ability. Each aspirant can avail up to three attempts for clearing the JEE Main B.Arch Exam.
NITs, Technical Institutes funded by the Central Government, Architectural colleges of states and a number of other institutes offer admissions through JEE Main Paper 2.
Indian Institute of Technology (Roorkee and Kharagpur) Maulana Azad National Institute of Technological (Bhopal), Nation Institute of Technology (Calicut, Hamirpur, Patna, Raipur, Tiruchirappalli and Rourkela), BITS (Ranchi) are few premier institutes you may join after cracking JEE Main Paper 2.
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