Download JEE Main Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018- Important Instructions
JEE Main result 2018 and JEE Score Card 2018 was released on April 30, 2018. The steps to download JEE Main result and Score Card 2018, along with other important instructions, are given below. Joint Entrance Examination Main 2018 was conducted on April 8, 15 and 16, 2018. Around 11.5 lakh candidates appeared for JEE Main 2018. JEE Main Score card will contain marks and rank obtained in JEE Main paper 1 and the qualification status of candidates, who are to appear in the JEE Advanced 2017. This year, top 2,24,000 candidates, based on the JEE Main results, will be qualified to take JEE Advanced 2018. It is important that candidates check these instructions regarding checking the results.
Check this video to find stepwise instructions to view and download JEE Main Score card/ Rank card 2018, which is same as the steps in 2017:
If you prefer to read instead and need additional instructions, please continue reading.
When to check JEE Main result and Score Card 2018?
JEE Main result 2018 and Score/ Rank Card 2018 will be available to download on April 27, 2018.
Where to download JEE Main 2018 result and Score/ Rank Card 2018?
As per the information in the official JEE Main website, JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card 2018 can be downloaded from the official JEE Main website, http://jeemain.nic.in/
Candidates can also check the same at CBSE results page at http://cbseresults.nic.in/
Please note, JEE score/ rank card will not be mailed to candidates. So, candidates will have to save and download it, when available.
How to download JEE Main result 2018 and Score/ Rank Card 2018?
On the date specified above, candidates can follow these steps to download JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card:
* First, go to the official JEE Main website, http://jeemain.nic.in/
* Click on the link to JEE Main 2018 Results
* Enter required information (Roll number & date of birth).
* Submit it.
* Save & download the JEE Score/ rank card.
* Take a printout for future reference
* Check for any further instructions
What information is available in JEE Main 2018 result and Score/ Rank Card?
The JEE Main Score/ Rank Card will include the following information. Candidates are requested to carefully check these:
* Marks obtained in JEE Main paper 1.
* Whether the candidate is qualified to appear in JEE Advanced 2018 ( provided other eligibility conditions are met).
* All India Rank (AIR)
* All India Category Rank
Important Instructions about JEE Main result and Score/ Rank Card 2018
It is necessary that candidates check these important instructions regarding the JEE Main result 2018, given below:
-Admissions through Central Seat Allocation Board to NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, SFIs,& others will be based on the All India Rank (AIR). However, candidates should note that the other ranks are intended for information purposes.
-When calculating the 2018 JEE Main rank, no weightage for the Class 12 marks will be given.
-In order to qualify for admission to IITs/NITs/IIITs and other CFTIs, which are based on the JEE Advanced/JEE Main ranks, candidates should meet the following eligibility conditions:
-Candidates should secure minimum 75% marks in class 12 examination.
Candidates should be in the top 20percentile in class 12 examination, for respective boards.
-SC/ST students should secure minimum 65% marks in the 12th class examination.
Additional Instructions regarding JEE Main result 2018
JEE Main 2018 paper 1 cut off score was also be announced with the results on April 30, 2018.
However, JEE Main paper 2 results and cut off was announced on May 30, 2018.
JEE Main 2018 cut off score
JEE Main 2018 cut off score is lower than that of 2017. The JEE Main 2018 cut off score for General Category candidates is 74. This is lower than the JEE Main cut off score of 81 for General Category in 2017.
JEE Main cut off 2018
OBC- NCL- 45
JEE Main cut off 2017
OBC- NCL- 49
As shown below, JEE Main 2016 cut off score is lower than that of 2015. When analyzing previous years’ data, JEE Main cut off scores have been lower than previous year’s.
Candidates can check previous years’ JEE Main cut off marks below:
JEE Main cut off 2016
OBC- NCL- 70
JEE Main cut off 2015
OBC- NCL- 70
Also, JEE Main cut off for general category, for the year 2014 and 2013, were 115 and 113 respectively.
Problems related to downloading JEE Main Result 2018 and JEE Score Card 2018
It is important to keep in mind that candidates may encounter problems or delay in downloading JEE Main Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018. Based on previous year’s experience, the official website could be down for sometime after JEE result announcements. Due to high traffic to the official website, there could be delay in downloading the JEE Score card. This is usually temporary, as many candidates are trying to login at the same time. In previous years, even some of the top rankers experienced delay in accessing the official JEE website and downloading their JEE (Main) Result and Score/ Rank Card 2018. Candidates confirm that such last minute wait for the results can be stressful. However, in such situations, candidates are requested to be patient and are asked to visit the official website later, after sometime.
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