VITEEE 2016 Exam Dates, Application form

This year, Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Examination (VITEEE) 2016 will be held from6 to 17 April 2016. Within this duration, the exam will be held in three sesssions which are scheduled at 9:00 am to 11:30 pm, 12:30 am to 3:00 pm and 4:00 am to 6:30 pm. The application form of VITEEE 2016 are available till 29 February 2016. Candidates may click on the direct link below to access the VITEEE registration portal. Know the eligibility criteria, updated exam pattern, syllabus, application procedure and more about VITEEE from the article below.

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VITEEE Important Dates

In the information brochure of VITEEE 2016, all the important details about it will be released. However, for our readers we have prepared a table which shows the usual duration when the events of VITEEE are usually held. Candidates may acquire an idea about the exam date, application availability and more from the table below.

Events  Date
Official notification/information brochure will be released in Mid November 2015
Application form will be available from 26 November 2015
Application procedure will end in 29 February 2016
Corrections in application form can be done till 29 February 2016
VITEEE 2016 slot booking will start in Mid March 2016
Admit card will be available from Mid March 2016
VITEEE 2016 will be held in 6 to 17 April 2016
The result will be released till 29 April 2016
Counselling will commence from 2nd week of May

 

Note: As soon as the dates will be released, we will update the article.

VITEEE Eligibility Criteria 2016

Before applying for the exam and filling the application form, candidates must read the eligibility criteria to know if he/she is eligible for the admission. The VITEEE eligibility criteria will circumference the areas like the age, education and nationality. Candidates must meet these criteria, else the admission will not be granted.

Following are the clauses of VITEEE 2016 eligibility criteria:

  • Candidate must be born on or after 1 July 1994.
  • Only candidates who have studied in Regular/Full-Time/Formal Education institutes are eligible.
  • It is necessary to complete class XII or any equivalent examination from a state or central recognized education board OR Two-year Pre-University Examination conducted by a recognized Board OR HSC examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma or Advanced (A) level General Certificate Education (GCE) examination.
  • He/she must have passed the qualifying exam with a minimum aggregate of 60% in Physics, Chemistry, Math or Biology (50% for SC/ST and candidates from Jammu Kashmir and Northeastern states candidates).
  • Now, candidates who have passed the qualified examination from NIOS are also eligible to write VITEEE

VITEEE 2016 Application Form

The VITEEE application form 2016 are available online and offline. The last date to submit and make corrections in the application form is 29 February 2016. To submit the form follow the steps below:

Register Online – To do so, candidates need to submit Name, Date of Birth, Nationality, Email Address, Mobile Number and Verification Code. If all the information is submitted correctly, candidates will receive a Password, sent by VIT University.

Login – Next step is to log in, to fill the application form. To log in, candidates will have to submit registered email address and the provided password.

For Filling – After successful login, candidates will be able to fill the required educational, personal and communicational details in the application form. On submitting all the details, candidates will be allocated an application number. It is advised that candidates secure it safely, as it will be required in various stages during admission.

Payment – After filling the information, candidates will have to pay the application fee. The fee amount is Rs. 960 and candidates can pay it via Demand Draft, Net Banking or Debit/Credit Card. Those who will pay the fee via Deman Draft, are required to drawn it in favour of ‘VIT University’ payable at Vellore.

Upload Photo and Signature – The last step is to upload the photograph and the signature.

  • Photograph should be passport size and coloured with 10 kb-300 kb (Dimension – 3.5cm X 4.5 cm) in jpg/jpeg format.
  • Signature of the candidate must be in dimension 10 kb-300 kb (Dimension – 6cm (width) X 2 cm height) in jpg/jpeg format.

Note: Candidates who will submit the application fee online are not required to send the filled in application to the University. However, candidates who will pay the fee via DD must submit the confirmation page and a receipt of DD to the University. Also, do mention your name and application number at the back side of DD.

The application forms are also available offline. The offline VITEEE 2016 application form will only be available in authorized Post Offices. The address to submit the offline application form is as below:

1. Director – UG Admissions   [or] 2. Mr. S. Rajasekar,
Office of Admissions, VIT University,
Vellore – 632014 Contact No. 9884765353

VITEEE 2016 Slot Booking and Admit Card

To write the VITEEE, registered candidates will have to book a slot. The slot for VITEEE 2016 has been disclosed by the University. In all, there will be three session/slots and candidates will have to book one. The slots for VITEEE 2016 will be as below:

  • From 9:00 am to 11:30 am
  • From 12:30 pm to 3:00 pm
  • From 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Candidates must note that the slots will be booked on the first-cum-first basis. Hence, VITEEE slot booking must be done as soon as the window will open.  Candidates who will book the slot later on might not get the desired slot as it will fill quickly.

Also, the admit card of VITEEE 2016 will only be issued after VITEEE slot booking. Registered candidates who will not book a slot, will not be able to download the admit card. The dates for slot booking and issuance of VITEEE admit card will be released soon.

VITEEE 2016 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of VITEEE 2016 has been upgraded. A new section of English language has been added. This section will carry 5 questions, of 1 mark each. The details of VITEEE 2016 exam pattern is as given below.

  • Candidate will be allotted 2 hours 30 minutes or 150 minutes to attempt the question paper.
  • Now, there shall be 4 sections, of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/ Biology.
  • Each section, except the English language, will bear 40 questions of 40 marks each.
  • 1 mark shall be given for every correct answer and no marks will be deducted for negative marking.

VITEEE 2016 Result

The result of VITEEE 2016 will be released online, on the official website. The result will be disclosed on 29 April 2016. The procedure to check VITEEE result will be as below:

  • Access the link above or the official website.
  • Then, enter the application number and the password.
  • Submit the entered information by clicking on the “Submit” button.
  • Consequent to the steps above, the result of the candidates will be displayed.

The result will only disclose the rank achieved by the candidates. To determined the rank, the University will use the Equating Method. Under it, a percentile rank will be determined for all the candidates. It will be a unique and invariant position allotted to the candidate. 70 percentile rank will denote that 70 percent candidates have scored less than the rank holder and 30 percent exam takers have scores more than the respective rank holder. Once the rank is allocated to the candidate, provision to challenge it will not be provided.

VITEEE 2016 Cutoff and Merit List

After the released of the result, candidates would be screened through benchmark of minimum marks. This benchmark is known as cutoff and it is applied categorically as well. Candidates can check cut off marks and merit list on the official website of the university. Selected candidates would be enlisted in the merit list in the decreasing order of their marks.

VITEEE 2016 Counselling and Seat Allotment

The counselling will also be held after the issuance of the result, probably in the month of May 2016. Last year, two rounds of counselling were held and same is expected for VITEEE 2016 counselling as well.

In the counselling, candidates will be called as per their rank and the seat will be allocated as per their preference, merit and vacancy status. Also, higher the rank, higher are the chances that the candidate will receive admission in the desired course. Candidates will have to attend the counselling in person and will have to pay Rs. 30000, as counselling fee, via DD. Candidates will have to draw the Demand Draft in the name of “VIT University”, payable at Vellore. Candidates who will be allocated seat will have to get certain documents verified.

List of documents required for verification is as given below:

  • Copy of VITEEE 2016 Result and E-Admit Card
  • Marks Sheet of Class X and XI
  • Community Certificate
  • Nativity Certificate
  • Demand Draft of Rs. 30,000
  • Transfer Certificate
  • Migration Certificate
  • Conduct Certificate
  • Photo Copy of Provisional Admission Letter
  • 4 Recent Passport Size Photographs
  • An affidavit, signed by the Student, Parent & Hostel affidavit in Rs. 20 Stamp Paper
  • Physical Fitness Certificate.

Note: Candidates should carry the original, as well as, three sets of a photocopy of these documents.

VITEEE Contact Information

VIT University, Vellore-632 014, Tamil Nadu, India

Phone: + 91-416-220 2125, 220 2168

Fax: +91-416-224 5544, 224 5766

Email: ugadmission@vit.ac.in

 

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Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) 2016

BITSAT (Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test) 2016 is conducted every year by Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) for granting admissions to various Integrated First Degree Programmes of Engineering in the university. Nearly 2 lakh candidates will be appearing for BITSAT 2016 and will compete for around 2,000 seats available in various BE (Hons.) programmes available across three campuses of BITS- Pilani, Goa and Hyderabad. This national level engineering entrance exam will be conducted in the month of May, 2016 across a total of around 50 exam cities in India and Dubai.

Candidates appearing for this national level engineering entrance exam can check here complete details of the BITSAT exam, application form, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam centres, exam pattern, results, counselling and important dates.

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Exam Name: Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test

Commonly called as: BITSAT

Exam Type: University Level

Exam Category: UG Exam

Conducting Institute: BITS Pilani University

BITSAT 2016 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students must have passed the 12th examination from a recognized central or state board or its equivalent with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Also, they must have adequate proficiency in English.
  • They should have obtained a minimum of aggregate 75% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology subjects in 12th examination. Candidates must secure at least 60% marks in each of these subjects individually.
  • Only Students, who are appearing for 12th examination in 2016 or who have passed 12th Examination in 2015, are eligible to appear in the online test.

 

BITSAT 2016 Application Form:

The application form of BITSAT 2016 will be tentatively available from third week of December and deadline to apply is third week of February. Interested candidates should register their names by applying in the prescribed application form online. They shall complete the application form online and pay the prescribed fees. They also need to take the print out of the filled form for future reference.

A candidate can apply online only once for BITSAT 2016. However, if a candidate discovers any mistake in the form submitted by him, he can apply online second time and send a letter to admission office BITS, Pilani mentioning the earlier application number, which will be cancelled. In such cases, the second application has to be accompanied by a fresh application fee.

 

BITSAT 2016 Syllabus:

Online Tests of BITSAT 2016 will cover NCERT syllabus for 11th and 12th class. Candidates can check subject-wise topics and download BITSAT Syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English Proficiency and Logical Reasoning below-

BITSAT Syllabus for Physics:

  • Kinematics
  • Newton’s Laws of Motion
  • Oscillations
  • Units & Measurement
  • Mechanics of Solids and Fluids
  • Impulse and Momentum
  • Work and Energy
  • Rotational Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Heat and Thermodynamics
  • Electrostatics
  • Electronic Devices
  • Current Electricity
  • Waves
  • Magnetic Effect of Current
  • Optics
  • Electromagnetic Induction
  • Modern Physics

BITSAT Syllabus for Chemistry:

  • Electrochemistry
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Thermodynamics
  • States of Matter
  • Hydrogen and s-block elements
  • Physical and Chemical Equilibria
  • p- d- and f-block elements
  • Stereochemistry
  • Principles of Organic Chemistry and Hydrocarbons
  • Theoretical Principles of Experimental Chemistry
  • Organic Compounds with Functional Groups Containing Oxygen and Nitrogen
  • Biological , Industrial and Environmental chemistry

BITSAT Syllabus for Mathematics:

  • Trigonometry
  • Algebra
  • Two-dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Differential calculus
  • Three dimensional Coordinate Geometry
  • Linear Programming
  • Ordinary Differential Equations
  • Vectors
  • Integral calculus
  • Probability
  • Statistics

BITSAT Syllabus for English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning:

  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Composition
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Nonverbal Reasoning
  • Verbal Reasoning

BITSAT 2016 Exam Pattern:

BITS will announce BITSAT 2016 Exam Pattern that will include details of exam duration, number of sections, subjects covered, number of questions and marking scheme.

In 2015, the 3 hour objective-type test, divided in 4 parts, consisted of 150 questions of 1 mark each, taking the total marks to 150. While every correct answer carried 3 marks, 1 mark was deducted on each wrong attempt.
Candidates appearing for BITSAT 2016 can check here paper pattern of 2015 to get an idea-

 BITSAT Exam Section Subject in BITSAT Number of questions
Part I Physics 40
Part II Chemistry 40
Part III (a) English Proficiency

(b) Logical Reasoning

15

10

Part IV Mathematics 45
Total: 150

Any candidate capable of answering 150 questions within the specified time can attempt an additional 12 questions (four each from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry only).

BITSAT 2016 Sample Papers:

Practising Sample Papers of BITSAT 2016 will aid the candidates in knowing their strong and weak areas. These practice papers are like the actual question paper of this exam, which will be tentatively held in May, 2016. BITSAT Model Papers help in better preparation and candidates can practise these anytime as per their convenience. They can gauge the exam pattern, kinds of questions needed to prepare for the BITSAT exam. Sample Papers of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of last few years can be downloaded and practised.

 

BITSAT 2016 Exam Centres:

 

Candidates can choose BITSAT 2016 Exam Centers from within India or Dubai. If a candidate selects centers within India, he/she can give three preferences, while if a candidate chooses Dubai as a center, he/she will not be asked for any other center preference.

 

The final list of centers in India and operating days at each center in India and Dubai will be announced only after all the applications are received. Therefore, candidates can choose their date for the test as per accessibility and availability of slots in any of these centers. Allotment of test center and announcement to candidates of the same will be tentatively done in the last week of February, 2016.

 

For providing admissions to Integrated First Degree Programmes, BITSAT Online Tests will be conducted across around 50 cities of India including campuses of BITS located in Pilani, Goa, Hyderabad and Dubai.

 

BITSAT 2016 Admit Card:

Candidates will be able to download BITSAT 2016 Admit Card, also known as hall ticket, with instructions between third to last week of April, 2016 (tentative). Each candidate, who registers for BITSAT 2016 will be instructed to download the Hall Ticket. Those with the hall ticket only will be allowed inside the test centers. Candidates shall keep this identity proof safe with them till the admission procedure gets over.

BITSAT 2016 Important Dates:

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS) will announce Important Dates of BITSAT 2016. Candidates shall check schedule of application form availability, slot booking, admit card download, online tests, result, counselling and reporting in order to stay ahead of the deadlines. The admission procedure will begin with availability of online application form, which will tentatively be accessible from third week of December, 2015 onwards. It will end with reporting for admission at respective campuses in second week of August, 2016 (tentative).

 

Candidates appearing for the entrance test can check below the tentative schedule of Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) 2016-

Event Date
Availability of application form 3rd week of December, 2015
Deadline to apply 4th week of February, 2016
Test center allotment & announcement to candidates 4th week of February, 2016
Candidates to reserve test dates 1st to 3rd week of March, 2016
Candidates to download the hall tickets with instructions 3rd to last week of April, 2016
BITSAT online tests 2nd to last week of May, 2016
Candidates to apply for admission with 12th class marks & preferences to degree programmes 3rd week of May to last week of June, 2016
Admit list & wait list announcement 1st week of July, 2016

Difficulty level of last year’s BITSAT:

According to the students and experts, the overall online exam of last year’s BITSAT was of moderate level with no technical glitches. According to the candidates, Mathematics was the toughest section, Physics and English Proficiency & Logical Reasoning were moderate, and Chemistry was easiest one.

Contact Info:

Admissions Office, BITS, Pilani- 333 031 (Rajasthan) India

Tel: 01596-242205, 01596-515294 / 330

Fax: 01596-244183

 

E-mail Id: admnoc@pilani.bits-pilani.ac.in

Website: http://www.bitsadmission.com/


*The article above is based on last year’s official notifications. It will be updated as soon as the official notifications are made for this year.

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JEE Main 2016: Application Form, Exam Pattern, Eligibility

 

Now it is clear that the students of our country have already known that the JEE Main is a national level entrance test for the admission to engineering and technological courses offered by various government, private and funded institutions including the NITs and IIITs. The JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) is a two tier exam. The first stage is JEE Main, which is gateway to the B.Tech courses offered by the institutes including NITs and IIITs. Beside this the candidates who qualified the JEE Main would be eligible for the JEE Advanced 2016 entrance test (22nd May 2016) which is a gateway for the B.Tech courses offered by the IITs. Candidates can check the JEE Main 2016 information below.

JEE Main 2016 Announced

The candidates are informed that the JEE Main 2016 has been announced, the application forms will be available from 1st December, 2015. The application can be filled online. The last date for filling the application form is 31th December, 2015.

JEE Main Participating States

As per the last year details the states as Gujarat, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, Nagaland & Odisha had participated in JEE Exam. The students seeking the admission in these states are advised to fill the JEE Main 2016 application form through online. These states were earlier admitting on the basis of state level entrance test.

Application Form

Before the application the candidates are suggested to get the Information Bulletin from the official site of the board and read carefully. The JEE Main application form 2016 will be available online only through the official website of the JEE Apex Board from 1st December 2015. There is no other mode for applying except the online mode. The last date of the application will be 31st December 2015.

Application Fee

The application fee criterion is as the following as per the last year:

papers Pen & Paper Based Test
Online mode
Appearing General/OBCs (Boys)
SC/ST/PWD/All Girls General/OBCs SC/ST/PWD/Girls
For examination centres opted in India
Paper 1 or 2 1000 500 500 250
Paper 1 and 2 both 1800 900 1300 650
For examination centres opted in foreign country
Paper 1 or 2 2500 1250 2500 1250
Paper 1 and 2 both 3800 1900 3800 1900

The candidates can calculate their JEE Main application form fees, by using JEE Main Fee calculator.

Click Here – To calculate your JEE Main Application fees.

JEE Main 2016 Correction

The board announce the period of correction in the particulars of the application form during the two weeks in second half of January in every year. If any candidate has committed the mistake in the application form like wrong personal details, educational details, thumb impression or any other (scanned photograph) can make it correct carefully by visiting the official website of the JEE main. Remember that it is the last chance, so you need to be very careful about that.

Pattern of Examination

Now it is confirmed that the JEE Main 2015 will be repeated in year 2016 with 40% weightage of board marks, directed by MHRD.

JEE Main 2016 will be comprised in two papers. The candidates seeking for the B.Tech/B.E must avail the paper 1 or the candidates seeking for the B.Arch/B.Planning must avail the paper 2. For architecture candidates must have a valid score card of NATA 2016. Candidates can apply for the both papers. The paper 1 will be asked in objective type questions in equally from the subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The paper 2 will be asked in three parts. The part one will comprise in objective type questions in Mathematics subjects, part 2 will comprise in objective type questions on aptitude skills and part three will comprise in drawing test.

Paper one will be held through the both; computer based and pen & paper base exam while paper two will be held through the pen and paper based exam mode only. Both papers will be stretched in the duration of 3 hours each. The total question will be asked in paper 1 are 90 and each correct answer will carry the 4 marks while each incorrect answer will be punished with 1 mark.

Eligibility

The candidates are advised to read the following eligibility criteria before applying the JEE Main 2016:

Date of Birth:

Date of birth as recorded in the secondary education board will only be considered. The general and OBC candidates must bear on or after 1st October 1991 and the SC/ST/PwD candidates must bear on or after 1st October 1986. There is no minimum age limit for the JEE Main 2016. For the admission to Maharashtra and Odisha the age will be considered as the past admission process in their states through the state level exam.

Qualification:

The candidates must be passed or appearing the 12th or its equivalent examination from a recognized board with PCM group with minimum 50% in core subjects. Candidates passed the qualifying exam before 2014 will not eligible to exam. Candidates, who appeared the qualifying exam in 2013 but did not pass in same year and passed in 2014, will not be eligible. Improvement exam will be considered if the candidates will appear in all 5 subjects as per the scheme of study. Only three attempted are approved for appearing the JEE Main exam. For the admission to Maharashtra and Odisha the attempts will be considered as the past admission process in their states through the state level exam.

Jee Main 2016 Important Dates

  • JEE Main online application starts – 1st December 2015
  • JEE Main online application last date – 31th December 2015
  • Correction period – two weeks in second half of January 2016
  • Availability of JEE Main admit card 2016 – first week of March 2016 (onwards)
  • JEE Main pen and paper based paper – 3rd April, 2016 (Sunday)
  • JEE Main Computer based Paper – 9th & 10th April 2016 (Saturday & Sunday)
  • Display of Answer Key and OMR Sheet – fourth week of April 2016
  • JEE Main Result 2016 Declaration (paper 1 & paper 2) – first week of July 2016
  • Availability of score/rank cards – After the Declaration of AIR, JEE Main rank
Check – JEE Main 2016 Complete Application Procedure

Address for the Correspondence

Executive Director, JEE (Main),
CBSE, F.I.E, 482, Patparganj,
Industrial Area, Delhi-110092

Counselling Procedure

After the result announcement, JEE Main Counselling 2016 will commence from the 1st of July, 2016 (Tentatively). It will be organized by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) and CSAB (Central Seat Allocation Board). The counselling will be organized through online process. From registration process to locking choices all process will done online. Candidate will participate in the counselling process from the official website of JoSAA and CSAB. Counselling has been divided into four rounds, first three rounds will be organized by JoSAA and fourth round which is a special counselling round will be conducted by CSAB.

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