Career Choice through JEE Main

Career choice through JEE Main:

             JEE Main is one of the most famous engineering entrance examinations which is a first stage exam conducted for the admission to the top most prestigious institutes like IIITs, NITs, GFTIs, etc. It is conducted by the CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) for the admission to 31 NITs, 18 IIITs, and 18 GFTIs. Around 13 Lakhs students participated in this JEE Main exam last year among which the top 1 Lakh and 50,000 students are eligible for the next level examination called JEE-Advanced. JEE-Advanced is conducted for the admission to the top most IITs of the country.

 

What after JEE Main?

               Generally, Students who have secured good scores in JEE Main either opt desired courses from the institutes like NITs, GFTIs and IIITs or start their preparation for the next level examination called JEE Advanced. Both decisions sound cool and confident. But if you are going to choose your desired course in NITs, IIITs and GFTIs, please make sure that you choose best course among all the courses available.

Few of the best courses which are unique and highly demanding are:

 

Best courses to choose after JEE Main:

  1. Instrumentation and Control Engineering:

         This branch of Engineering has emerged from Electronics and Electrical Engineering earlier in 1970s. An Instrumentation and Control Engineer is solely responsible for Planning, designing, developing equipments which are used to monitor and control the engineering systems. These Engineers generally work in the manufacturing plants or chemical industries with a goal of improving the Product’s productivity, stability and also reliability.

Career opportunities in Instrumentation and Control Engineering:

  1. Instrumentation Engineer can seek jobs in almost every departments such as Petrochemical, oil, power and defense production, etc.,
  2. They can also get good opportunities in all manufacturing units, Aviation and aerospace industries and also in Hardware computer industries.
  3. The minimum pay scale for any fresher graduate of Instrumentation Engineering will be around Rs.1 Lakh to Rs.2 Lakh per annum.

 

  1. Metallurgy and Materials Engineering:

             This is an Engineering course which focuses on the study of both physical and chemical properties of different types of metals, their combinations and applications. Students will be taught to work on creating metals that meet the standards of metallurgical industries. This course is available in almost all IITs and NITs of India. Also, most of the State Government Universities offer this course of Metallurgy and Materials Engineering.

Career opportunities in the field of Metallurgy and Material Science:

  1. There are lots of job opportunities in the field of Metallurgy. Many companies in India such as Jindal Steel and Power Industries, Steel Authority of India, Tata Steel, Reliance Industries Ltd, Ispat Industries Ltd, etc., have wide opening for the Metallurgy and Material Engineers.
  2. Metallurgy Engineer are able to get job opportunities even in Government sectors like ISRO, DRDO, Railway, etc.,
  3. Average salary offered on the initial basis is around 2.5 Lakhs to 3 Lakhs per annum.

 

3.Biotechnology:

             This is an upcoming Engineering course which is a study of various industrial sectors such as textile industry, food and beverages industry, industries that are manufacturing medicines, pharmaceuticals and biological products. This is a branch of Science which is very important for the country’s development since it concentrates mainly on the requirements of agriculture, animal husbandry, medicine manufacture, nutrient supplies, etc. Apart from Biology, Biotechnology is a combination of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Career opportunities in Biotechnology:

  1. Biotechnology Engineers have wide opportunities in most of the fields such as Textile industry, cosmetic industries, Bio-processing industries, Agricultural industries and also in Chemical Industries.
  2. Biotechnological Engineers also get opportunities in Government and private sectors of the country.
  3. The lists of designations that a biotechnological engineer can be honored are:
  • Biochemists and Biophysicist
  • Biological Technician
  • Medical Scientist
  • Research and Development scientist
  • Bio-production operators
  1. Minimum pay scale for a Biotechnology fresher is around 2.5 Lakhs to 3 Lakhs per annum.

 

  1. Chemical Engineering:

                     Chemical Engineering is a rather another important department for the growth of the Country. These engineers turn raw materials into helpful products such as plastics, medicines, petrochemicals, etc.

Career opportunities in Chemical Engineering:

  1. Due to the increasing demand in the country, these engineers enjoy opportunities in various sectors of the country like Biological firms, textile industries, chemical industries, oil industries and so on.
  2. Students who have successfully completed chemical engineering get higher positions in the government sectors like Travancore Fertilizers and Chemicals Ltd, Hindustan Organic Chemical Ltd, Pyrites and phosphates chemical ltd, Orissa drugs and pharmaceuticals ltd, etc.,
  3. Average salary for a Chemical Engineer (Fresher) is little higher which is around Rs.30, 000 to Rs.50, 000 per month.

Almost all NITs offer this course.

 

  1. Aeronautical Engineering:

             Aeronautical Science is a study of flight technologies to design of both commercial and military aircraft and missiles.

Career opportunities in Aeronautical Engineering:

  1. An Aeronautical Engineer is able to get opportunities in various Private and Government sectors such as Indian Airlines, Helicopter Corporation of India, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd, National Aeronautical Lab, Civil Aviation Department, etc.,
  2. The pay package is generally high when compared to jobs in other sectors.
  3. The living standard for any Aeronautical engineer will be high and they enjoy many facilities which cannot be afforded by other department jobs.
  4. You can get opportunities not only in private Aeronautical sectors but also in Government Aeronautical sectors and Aeronautical manufacturing units.
  5. The most important privilege that an Aeronautical Engineer enjoys is, they can travel in aircraft free of cost through the aircraft company you are working with.
  6. The average pay scale for an Aeronautical Engineer is around Rs.6, 50,000 per annum.

 

  1. Marine Engineering:

           Marine Engineering is a unique branch of Engineering which deals with the design and development of equipments at Sea, on board Sea vessels such as Ships, boats, submarines etc. Unlike other departments, Marine Engineering students have 100% placement rates since they can work both in on shore and off shore areas.

Career Opportunities in Marine Engineering:

  1. Nowadays, the demand for marine Engineers in all private and public shipping companies has been increased due to the heavy International Sea traffic.
  2. Marine Engineering is the most highly paid jobs just like Aeronautical Engineering. Generally, more salary is paid for the on shore Marine engineers who work on a stretch of 6 months away from their family and friends.
  3. Luckily, Marine Engineers can travel around the world and can explore many different and unique places in the world.
  4. Average salary for any Marine Engineer is around Rs. 11, 00,000 per annum.

 

  1. Nuclear Engineering:

                   This field mainly concentrates on designing, building, operating and maintaining nuclear reactors, power plants and weapons. This field is mainly based on Nuclear Physics which governs the various operations such as nuclear fission and nuclear fusion, etc. Nuclear Engineering is a new and emerging field of engineering course which is available in the institutions like IIT Mumbai, IIT Delhi, Indian School of Mines in Dhanbad and IIST in Trivadrum.

Career opportunities in Nuclear Engineering:

  1. Nuclear Engineers can get opportunities in various areas like Government sectors, Manufacturing plants, Research laboratories, Aerospace industries, Military areas and in Universities.
  2. Nuclear Engineers often work in teams with other scientists in nuclear power plants investigating the energy and power source development.
  3. According to US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Nuclear Engineering field will grow around 9% between 2012 and 2022.
  4. Minimum salary for any Nuclear Engineer is around Rs. 6, 00, 000 per annum.

 

     8.Computer Science Engineering:

              As we all know, this is the most chosen Engineering course which offers job opportunities in most of the MNCs around the world. Most of the toppers of JEE Main and JEE Advanced opt for Computer Science Engineering in the top IITs and NITs.

Career opportunities in Computer Science and Engineering:

  1. A Computer Engineer can not only work in software companies but also can take up careers in Hardware companies, Web designing companies, Database management companies and so on.
  2. The average minimum salary for any computer engineer is Rs.20, 000 to Rs.25, 000 per month.
  3. If the candidate has successfully completed CSE from IITs, then his starting salary package will be around Rs.10, 00,000 to Rs.11, 00,000 per annum.

Thus, choose the best course which will change your lifestyle and make you stay proud always. All the best for cracking JEE Main!!

 

 

JEE Main 2016 Admission Notification; All You Need to Know

JEE Main 2016 Admission Notification

Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) through its Joint Entrance Main Unit has notified JEE Main 2016 Examination by notification number CBSE/JEE/2015-16 10/11/2015.

The Fourth JEE Main 2016:

The fourth JEE Main Entrance Examination to be conducted by CBSE for admission into undergraduate engineering programmes offere in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by several participating State Governments, and several other Institutions, etc. The exam shall be conducted by the JEE Apex Board in pursuance of Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Notification.

JEE Main 2016 Usage of Rank/Merit List and Normalization:

For the purpose of admission to NITs, Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) like IIITs etc. and other participating Institutions, the merit/rank list shall be prepared based on 40% weightage to school Board marks in class 12th or equivalent examination and 60% weightage to JEE(Main) Marks. The weightage to school Board/Equivalent examination marks shall be considered only after normalization.

The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttrakhand, Nagaland & Odisha have already joined JEE (Main) system since 2015. Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State level examination, are also advised to fill in the JEE (Main) -2016 application form online.

JEE Main 2016, Pathway to IIT Admission:

The JEE (Main) will also be an eligibility test for the JEE (Advanced), which the candidate has to take if he/she is aspiring for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs in India and ISM Dhanbad.

JEE Main 2016 Information Bulletin:

The detailed JEE Main information bulletin containing details of examination, syllabus, eligibility criteria to appear, examination fee, cities of examination, State code of eligibility, age relaxation, process of normalization of marks, eligibility for admission, reservation policies and important dates will be available on JEE (Main) website www.jeemain.nic.in on 1st December 2015. The aspiring candidates are requested to download the information bulletin from above mentioned website only and read the same carefully before applying.

JEE Main 2016 Contact Details:

Fax: 0120-2427772, Tel. 7042399520,

7042399521, 7042399524, 7042399526,

7042399527, 7042399528, 7042399529

E-mail : [email protected]

Website : www.jeemain.nic.in

JEE Main 2016 Application Form:

JEE Main application process is completely done through online mode. The aspiring candidates have to apply online only through JEE (Main) website www.jeemain.nic.in. The online application process will start from 1st December, 2015 onwards. The last date for application is 31st December, 2015. The eligibility criteria for JEE (Main) & JEE (Advanced) are different. The candidates are requested to read the information bulletin carefully and themselves ensure their eligibility as per the criteria laid down for JEE (Main) as well as JEE (Advanced).

 JEE Main 2016 Examination Details:

JEE (Main) – 2016 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B.E. / B. Tech.) and Paper-2(B. Arch./ B. Planning). Depending upon on the course (s) candidates are seeking admission, may take Paper-1 B.E. / B. Tech.), or Paper-2 B. Arch./ B. Planning), or both.

Subject combination for each paper, type of questions in each paper and mode of examination available is given below.

Paper 1:

(B.E./B. Tech.):  Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics

Objective type with equal weightage to Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics

Pen and Paper based Exam OR Computer based Exam as per the choice of the candidate.

Paper 2:

(B. Arch. / B. Planning)

Mathematics – Part I (Objective)

Aptitude Test – Part II (Objective)

& Drawing Test–Part III (Questions to test drawing aptitude)

Only Pen and Paper based Exam

JEE Main 2016 Requirements of Papers:

All other undergraduate courses (B.E./B. Tech.):  Paper –1

B.ARCH/B. PLANNING (At Institutions other than IITs): Paper –2

JEE Main 2016 Exam Dates:

1. Offline examination (Pen and Paper Based Examination)

03.04.2016 (Sunday) Paper 1 (B.E./B. Tech.) 0930-1230 Hours(IST) 3 Hours

03.04.2016 (Sunday) Paper 2 (B. Arch./ B. Planning) 1400-1700 Hours(IST) 3 Hours

2. Online examination (Computer Based Examination) for Paper 1 (B.E./B. Tech.) Only

09.04.2016 (Saturday) &

10.04.2016 (Sunday)

1st shift: 0930-1230 Hours (IST)

2nd shift: 1400-1700 Hours (IST), If required

JEE Main 2016 Eligibility Conditions for Appearing:

A. Date of Birth

General Candidates Born or after October 01, 1991

Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)/Person with Disabilities (PwD) candidates Born or after October 01, 1986

Note- Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate will only be considered.

B. Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE)

Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifyingexamination in 2014 or 2015: or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2016.

Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2013 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2017 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2016.

The candidates who appeared in class 12th/ equivalent qualifying Examinations in 2013, did not pass in 2013, but passed in 2014 are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2016.

The candidates willing to appear for improvement examination of class 12th in 2016 have to appear in all the 5 subjects as per the scheme of study of the concerned board. Further, they may also note that in the percentile system, the total marks (of all five subjects) obtained/shown on the mark-sheet of a particular year are required in JEE (Main) and also in JEE (Advanced). The marks from two different year’s (i.e. marks for 3 subjects from year 2015 and marks for other 2 subjects from 2016) mark-sheets cannot be considered for percentile calculation.

C. Number of Attempts:

The number of attempts which a candidate can avail at JEE (Main) shall be limited to 03 (three).

D. Number of Attempts and Age Limit for the States of Odisha:

Since the State of Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system, the age limit, for admission to

institutions in the state of Odisha which were earlier admitting candidates based on their Sate level examinations, will be as per their past practice only. The number of attempts in such cases will also remain same as per their past practice. This will, however, be obviously not applicable for admission to IITs/NITs/IIITs/CFTIs.

JEE Main Examination Fee:

The fee for JEE Main 2016 can be remitted in the following ways;

  1. By Debit/Credit Card; or
  2. Through E-challan generated after successful submission of online application form. The fee through E-challan may be deposited in any branch of Syndicate/Canara/ICICI/ HDFC Bank.

In case the examination fee is paid through credit/debit card, the candidates will need to pay an additional processing charge as applicable.

JEE Main 2016 Online Application Form Submission:

Online application has to be submitted through JEE (Main) -2016 website www.jeemain.nic.in. The aspiring candidate should furnish all the details and upload scanned image of his/her photograph, signature and left hand thumb impression while filling up the ‘On-line’ Application.Candidates are required to take a print out of the computer generated acknowledgment slip after successful submission of data and payment of fee and keep the same in the safe custody for any future reference.

Important Note: The entire application process is online, including uploading of photograph & signature and payment of fee the candidates are required NOT to send any document to JEE(Main) Secretariat.

JEE Main 2016 7 Steps to be followed to apply online:

Step 1: Download the information bulletin and read it carefully to ensure your eligibility.

Step 2: Read the contents of Online Format and instructions for applying online given in the Information Bulletin and keep the entire information ready.

Step 3: Keep the Scanned Images of your Photograph, Signature and Left Hand Thumb Impression ready in JPG format only.

Step 4: Fill in the Online Application Form.

Step 5: Upload Scanned Images of Photograph, Signature and Left Hand Thumb Impression.

Step 6: Pay Examination Fee by Debit/Credit card or e-challan (generated after submission of details in online application form).

Step 7: Download Acknowledgement Slip and keep the same in safe custody for future reference.

NOTE- The candidate should mention only his/her own Mobile No. and E- Mail ID while submitting the JEE Main 2016 online application, as all the communications will be sent to the candidates on their registered Mobile Number and E-mail ID only.

Information About JEE Advanced 2016:

For information about JEE (Advanced), the candidates are advised to visit JEE (Advanced) website www.jeeadv.ac.in

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JEE Main 2016 Date

Jee main important dates for exam admit card online applicationThough JEE Main 2016 Dates are yet to be declared, you can take JEE Main 2015 into consideration expecting same time during the year 2016.

  • JEE Main Date for Examination:

Pen and Paper based examination: 02.04.2016 (Saturday) (based on 2015 exam date)
Computer Based Examination: 08.04.2016 and 09.04.2016

  • JEE Main Date for Online Application:

7th November to 18th December

  • JEE Main Date for Availability for Admit Card:

1st March onwards

  • JEE Main Date for Display of Answer Key:

18th April to 22st April

  • JEE Main Date for Declaration of Paper 1 Score and Top 150000 Candidates:

27th April

  • JEE Main Date for Declaration of All India Rankl for both Paper 1 and Paper 2:

7th July

  • JEE Main Date for Availability of Score Card:

 Thereafter