JEE Main Admit Card 2018 - The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will release JEE Main 2018 admit card tentatively in the second week of March 2018. Only registered candidates will be able to download their JEE Main admit card. To download the admit card of JEE Main 2018, the candidates will have login by submitting their application number, password and security pin. Candidates must ensure that there are no discrepancies in the details before downloading JEE Main admit card 2018. The admit card is an important identity document that all candidates will have to keep safe and produce in the examination centre. Details about the candidate i.e., their name, exam timings, information about the exam centre, application number and more will be present in JEE Main 2018 admit card. The admit card will be issued provisionally subject to the satisfying the eligibility criteria by candidates during admission. If candidates don't bring the JEE Main admit card 2018 to the examination centre, then they will not be allowed to sit for the JEE Main exam. Check the procedure to download JEE Main 2018 admit card as well as other relevant details in the article below.
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Important Dates regardig JEE Main Admit Card 2018
Last Date to Register for JEE Main
January 1, 2018
Release of JEE Main Admit Card
2nd week of March, 2018
JEE Main Paper I (Offline)
April 8, 2018
JEE Main Paper II (Offline)
April 8, 2018
JEE Main Online Exam
April 15 and 16, 2018
Publishing of Answer Keys
April 24 to 27, 2018
Declaration of Result for Paper I
April 30, 2018
How to Download JEE Main Admit Card 2018?
The admit card of JEE Main 2018 will be available for all registered candidates in online mode. Candidates will be able to download the JEE Main 2018 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket by following the given steps:
The link to access the JEE Main admit card will be available here as soon as it is released officially.
The candidates will have to enter their JEE Main 2018 application number, password and security pin.
Click on “Submit”
The admit card will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates are advised to check for mistakes in any of the details in the admit card before downloading it.
In case of any mistakes in the generated JEE Main 2018 admit card, the candidates will have to report immediately to the JEE Main Secretariat.
- A printout of the admit card has to be taken for future use.
Details to check in JEE Main 2018 Admit Card
The details that candidates need to check before printing the admit card of JEE Main 2018
Date of Birth
State Code of Eligibility
In case of any discrepancy, candidates should immediately contact the JEE (Main) Secretariat/ CBSE for necessary actio
JEE Main Admit Card looks like the image below:
Details Mentioned in JEE Main Admit Card 2018
The following information will be present in the admit card of JEE Main 2018.
Centre of Examination
Name of the Candidate
District, State, Pin Code
Date of Examination, Paper, Timings
Question Paper Medium
Date of Birth, Gender, Category
Application Number, Roll Number
Photograph and Signature of the Candidate
Problem in Downloading JEE Main Admit Card 2018 due to Name Mismatch?
If candidates are not able to download their admit card of JEE Main 2018 due to problems related to discrepancy/mismatch in their name as compared with their board data, then a correction facility will be provided. Using the correction facility, the candidates will be able to correct their name in the JEE Main 2018 application form as per the board data. The candidates will be able to download the JEE Main 2018 admit card after making the necessary corrections.
Forgot JEE Main 2018 Application Number or Password?
If the JEE Main 2018 application number or password is forgotten by the candidates, then he/she will be able to recover it. By following the given steps of account recovery option, the candidates will be able to obtain their forgotten application number or password.
The candidates will have to open the JEE Main 2018 admit card page
Click on “I can’t access my account”
The candidates will have to select any of the two following options:
- I forgot my Password
- I forgot my Application Number
After clicking on the “Continue” button, the following options will be displayed:
- Using the security question and its answer selected during registration.
- Using the verification code sent via text message (SMS) to the registered mobile number of the candidates
- By using the reset link sent via email to the registered email address.
The candidates will have to select any of the above-mentioned options and then click “Continue”.
The candidates will be directed to another page where they will have to fill the details as per the selected option. The following details will have to be submitted to retrieve the application number of JEE Main 2018.
- Name of the Candidate
- Mother’s Name
- Father’s Name
- Date of Birth
- State of Eligibility
- Security Pin (will be case sensitive)
What are the Documents to carry at JEE Main 2018 Exam Centres?
The candidates will be required to their JEE Main 2018 admit card while reporting at the examination centre.
PwD candidates will have to carry a copy of the PwD certificate in the prescribed format (Appendix 9) issued by the Competent Authority.
What can you carry to the Exam Hall along with the JEE Main Admit Card?
Candidates are advised that they will be provided with a black ball point pen by the authorities hence they will not be allowed to carry a pen or pencil inside the exam hall. This is one of the directions given in the admit card of JEE Main.
Candidates can carry a cardboard or writing pad with nothing written on it to place their answer paper on it while answering.
Candidates appearing for the JEE main Paper 2 will have to carry their own Geometry Box Set, Pencils, Erasers and Colour pencils or Crayons for the drawing paper. They will be provided the drawing sheet by the authorities. However they should not use watercolours for the drawing paper.
What should you NOT carry to the JEE Main Exam Hall?
Candidates will not be allowed to carry any electronic devices, Cellular phone, Mobile, Pager, Calculator, Log Tables, copying materials, books, notebooks, bits of paper
Candidates will not be allowed to wear or carry any type of watch into the exam hall.
Any candidate found carrying any of the above will not be allowed to write the exam.
Directions given to candidates in the JEE Main Admit Card 2018
All the candidates will be provided a black ball point pen in the examination hall/room
Candidates should use only this pen to write particulars on test booklet, answer sheet and darken the circles of response.
Candidates are not allowed to carry any type of pen/pencil in the examination hall/room
As all the Examination Halls /Rooms will be having a Wall clock, candidates are not allowed to wear/carry any type of watch in the examination hall/room.
Candidates are requested to visit the Venue of Test, a day before the examination so as to reach in time on the day of examination. Any request for change of City/Centre of examination will not be entertained.
The candidates will be permitted to appear at the allotted venue of test only. No candidate will be allowed to appear in the examination at any other centre of examination. The candidate should sit on the seat allotted to him/her.
Candidates shall be present at the examination Centre by 7 AM(IST) for Paper1 and by 12:45 PM(IST) for Paper 2.
No Candidate in any case will be allowed to enter at the Examination Centre after the commencement of the examination in each paper.
No Candidate without Admit Card shall be allowed to sit in the examination by the Centre Superintendent.
Candidates must preserve JEE Main 2018 Admit Card till the allotment of seat in College/Institution.
No Candidate shall be allowed to leave the Examination Hall before the conclusion of the test and without handing over the Answer Sheet to the Invigilator concerned.
Candidates should check and ensure that the Test Booklet contains as many number of pages as written on the top of the cover page.
Results of the following candidates will not be declared
Candidates found with any electronic devices as mentioned above
Candidates found talking to each other or discussing any matter during the examination.
Candidates found disturbing other candidates in the examination hall
Candidates found removing any pages from the Test booklet and if any page are found missing from their Test Booklet.
Candidates not following the instructions given by the invigilators in the examination hall/room and found arguing with them.
Candidates found sitting on the seat other than that allotted to him or her
Candidates who have appeared at other centres than that mentioned in JEE Main admit card.
Use of JEE Main 2018 Admit Card after exam
Candidates may note that the JEE Main admit card is an identity document. It will be required during counselling. Therefore candidates should safe keep it till their admission.
The admit card of JEE Main is issued provisionally. Candidates cannot claim admissions if they just possess the admit card. Their eligibility must be proven during the counselling.
JEE Main 2018 examination will be held offline on April 8 and online on April 15 &16. Admissions to eligible candidates will be offered through JEE Main into the participating NITs, IIITs and GFTIs. The exam also acts as a qualifying examination for those candidates who wish to attempt JEE Advanced 2018.
JEE Main Exam pattern - Paper 1
No. of questions
Marks per question
1 mark will be deducted for wrong response
JEE Main 2018 Admit Card FAQs
Q. When can I get my JEE Main 2018 admit card?
Ans: Though the official date for the release of JEE Main admit card has not been announced yet, however, it is expected to be available from the second week of March 2018.
Q. Where can I find JEE Main admit card 2018?
Ans. You can download JEE Main admit card from the admit card link on this page above once it's released by CBSE.
Q. Will the admit card of JEE Main 2018 be available in online mode or in offline mode?
Ans: You can only get your JEE Main 2018 admit card in online mode wherein you need to download it.
Q. What is the process of downloading JEE Main admit card 2018?
Ans: To download JEE Main 2018 admit card, you need to go to the admit card downloading link on the official page and enter your JEE Main 2018 application number and password to download it. The application number and passwors must be the same which has been generated during the application filling of JEE Main 2018.
Q. Do I need to carry any identification proof along with the admit card of JEE Main to the exam centre?
Ans: No. You do not need any photo identity proof. You have to only carry your JEE Main admit card 2018 to the exam centre. However, PwD category candidates have to carry a copy of their PwD certificate issued by a competent authority to the exam centre on the day of the exam.
Q. In case I forget my password, then how do I download my JEE Main admit card?
Ans: In such a case, you have to reset your password by following the below procedure:
Click on “Forgot Password” link on the official portal
Answer the security question
A verification code will be sent to your registered mobile number
Password reset link will be sent to the registered email ID
You have to click on the reset password link and create a new password
Now, you must remember this new password and login to the admit card link by using this new password and download your admit card.