IIT JEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria
JEE 2013 Notification has been released for Admission to the Undergraduate Programmes at various institutions for all Indian and Foreign nationals through a Joint Entrance Examination, IIT-JEE (formerly known as JEE). Candidates must make sure that they satisfy all the eligibility conditions for appearing in IIT-JEE 2013. It is quite important for candidates to Download IIT JEE 2013 Syllabus PDF for quick reference. Also the canidates appearing for the exam should keenly check the pattern of questions in the examination. You can download individual subject syllabus like physics, chemistry, mathematics, aptitude
In respect of those students who passed their Board exam for the first time in 2012, the eligibility criteria for joining any of the IITs or ISM Dhanbad will be 60% marks in their 12th Board or equivalent (55% for SC/ST/PwD candidates). For those candidates who appear in their Board exams for the first time in 2013, the eligibility criteria will remain ‘top 20 percentile of the successful candidates’ in their Boards, category-wise. This will be a one-time exception for JEE (Advanced) 2013 only.
For those students who passed their 12th Board exams in 2012 but are re-appearing in the 2013 Board exams with a view to improve their performance, 60% rule will apply if they use their 2012 Board exam results and ‘top 20 percentile’ rule will apply if they use their 2013 Board exam results. This too will be a one-time exception for JEE (Advanced) 2013 only.
In case the percentile score is not available from testing agencies [such as Pre-University exam conducted by a University, two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defence Academy, General Certificate Education examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka), High School Certificate Examination of Cambridge University, International Baccalaureate Diploma (Geneva), Senior Secondary School Examination of National Institute of Open Schooling, three year Diploma recognized by AICTE / State Board of Technical Education and any Public School/Board/University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)] the CBSE score for top 20 percentile of the successful candidates in the student’s category will be used. Percentile marks/ranking be based on all the subjects of the qualifying examination (QE).
Eligibility criteria of the board examination for a Foreign National
For all Foreign Nationals, the eligibility criteria based on the qualifying examination shall be 60% aggregate marks.