Joint Entrance Exam is an excellent opportunity for making your dreams come true of becoming a part of India’s best engineering colleges. It would not be wrong to say that JEE Exam is the toughest exam to get the admission in IITs and other top Engineering colleges. JEE Exam is divided into two parts – JEE Mains & JEE Advanced.
Application form for JEE Main 2018 has been released on 1st December 2017. While filling the application form, if you make any mistake and submit your form, you should not take stress because CBSE provides the facility for JEE Main Application Form Correction according to the official notification. Candidates can make the correction in the application form related to the data they’ve entered & images they’ve uploaded.
CBSE released the JEE Main Correction Form 2018 on 8th January 2018. The candidates could make correction in their data (particulars) from 9th January 2018 to 22nd January 2018 on the official website of JEE Main.The correction in the image was started from 8th December 2017 and continued until 5th January 2018.
Even after the JEE Main 2018 Correction process, many candidates failed to update their Aadhar Card details. To provide another chance to such candidates, authorities have opened the Aadhar Card details correction procedure on 20th March 2018.
So, all those who have not updated their Aadhar card information properly must make the best use of this opportunity.
After clearing JEE Main, you will be able to get admission to various engineering colleges of the country. But to get admission into IITs you must clear JEE Advanced.
Here we are providing all the latest updates for JEE Main Correction Form along with some FAQs asked by the aspirants, so stay connected with us and read further.
JEE Mains Correction in Application Form 2018
Usually, Aspirants and registered candidates make a few common mistakes in spelling, image uploading, signature uploading and leaving some vital information to fill in the application form. Because of these reasons they might face problems later during the admission procedure. But now, they can make the correction in their particulars (Data) after submitting the JEE Main 2018 Application Form through the process JEE Main Correction 2018.
The candidates are advised to make corrections, if any, by 22nd January 2018. Thereafter, no corrections in any particulars will be provided under any circumstances.
They have the facility to correct the Aadhar Card Number, Photograph, Signature, and any other Personal Information. Candidates should know that JEE Main Application Form Correction 2018 can be done only via online mode and there is no need to fill the class 12th roll number.
It is necessary to know that as per rules set for making the correction in JEE Mains form 2018, you can’t change the Exam Mode from Computer Based Examination to Pen and Paper Based Examination but you can switch from Pen and Paper Based Examination to Computer Based Examination.
The additional fee (if applicable) should be paid by the candidates either through credit/debit card/Ewallet (SBI buddy/Paytm) or through e-challan generated during the online correction by cash in the Syndicate/Canara/ICICI Bank during 9th January 2018 to 23rd January 2018.
JEE Main Form Correction Date 2018
You must know the JEE Main Correction Dates, so that if you make any mistakes then you can correct them easily without missing the last date. In the below table, we have provided the dates regarding the online application process and the JEE Main 2018 correction date.
|Availability of JEE Main Application Form 2018||1st December 2017|
|Facility to make correction in the Upload images stared from||8th December 2017|
|Closing Date for JEE Main Application Form 2018||1st January 2018|
|JEE Main Application Form Correction 2018||9th January 2018|
|Closing Date for JEE Main Application Form Correction 2018||22nd January 2018|
|Last Date to submit fee for JEE Main Application Form Correction 2018||23rd January 2018|
How to make Correction in JEE Main Application Form?
Below, you may find the stepwise procedure to make the Correction in JEE Main Form. You can follow this procedure to make the required changes in your form.
Steps to be followed for JEE Main Correction Form 2018
Step 1 - Go to the official website www.jeemain.nic.in
Step 2 - Enter the Application Number and Password and log in your application form.
Step 3 - Now the application form will be opened on your computer screen. Check, if there are any mistakes and if found any change or replace them with the correct information.
Step 4 – Before submitting the form, again check and submit it.
Step 5 – Make payment of the required fees involved with JEE Main correction in the application form. The fees may vary depending on the limit of correction.
Note - All the candidates are advised to be cautious while making the corrections. After the final submission of the modified application form, no candidate will be allowed to make any further changes under any circumstances.
To make the correction in Photograph and Signature of Application Form
Step 1 - Go to the official website jeemain.nic.in
Step 2 - Click on the Remove Discrepancy in Uploaded Images.
Step 3 - Enter the Application Number and Password and log in your application form.
Step 4 – Now you can select and change it to the correct image or signature.
Step 5 – Scanned Photograph must be uploaded with the name and date of taking the photograph should be printed on it.
FAQs for JEE Main Application Form Correction
Here we are sharing some queries with the students regarding the process for JEE Main correction form.
Can I change my name in JEE Mains 2017 form during the correction in January?
Ans.) Yes, you can change your name in JEE Main Correction Form with the help of the facility provided by CBSE. You must enter your name and particulars as per your school records and Aadhar Card. At the same time take note that there is no discrepancy between the information provided to school and what you have entered in Aadhaar Card otherwise you may not be able to fill the form.
You can update your Aadhar card information from here – https://jeemain.nic.in/JeeMainApp/Root/LoginPage.aspx?enc=rAozgw9qhENHPIp5WsBJBw==
Ques.2) How can I make changes in the scanned photo and signature that I have uploaded while filling JEE Main Application Form?
I uploaded my photograph without a name and date in the JEE Main Application Form. Is it necessary to correct it?
Ans.) Yes, it is necessary that the photograph should be coloured or black & white (but clear contrast) with the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph printed on it. You must correctly upload your scanned photograph to complete the procedure of JEE Main Correction 2018.
Ques.3) Can I re-correct my JEE Main details in form?
Can we make the correction in JEE Main Application Form now after the last date?
Ans.) Yes, you can correct your details by JEE Main correction form procedure. CBSE provides the form correction facility after few days of closing the application process for all the applicants who need to make certain changes in the application form.
Ques.4) Can I give a fake 12th percentage in JEE Main Application Form?
Ans.) No, you can’t give a fake 12th percentage because it is used for calculating the rank so never do that. However, if you have filled the fake percentage in the form then during the document verification, you will be in trouble. Your candidature will be canceled and you may face legal actions against you.
Ques.5) How can I correct my board roll no. in JEE Main Form?
I entered the wrong board roll number on the JEE Main Form. Will I be able to correct it later?
Ans.) Yes, CBSE will give choice for editing the final roll number after releasing the JEE Main correction form.
Ques.6) I filled in the wrong name of school/college in my Mains form, and I have also lost the chance to correct it. Will this create problems for me?
Ans.) Don’t worry, school name doesn’t matter much. It is just for their information purpose but during JEE Main Counseling, you will have to explain them with a valid reason and your school should be recognized by the Associate of Indian Universities (AIU).
Ques.7) I Filled my mother ‘s full name in JEE Main form, not just first name. I have lost the chance to correct it. What should I do?
Ans.) There is no issue to fill your mother’s full name instead of her first name written on the form. So, relax and focus on your exams.
Ques.8) I have submitted my 12th board percentage wrong in JEE mains form and have lost the chance to correct it?
Ans.) Now, you must have a valid reason for giving the wrong details in the form and your marks must be above the eligibility line i.e. 75% for general and 70% for reserved category. During the counseling process, if your marks will enough for the admission then CBSE will decide if your reason is valid or not.
Ques.9) While filling the application of the JEE Mains form, it is not accepting my school name and asks me to write the exact name of the school. I’ve checked and re-checked its name, but still, it’s not accepting. What is the problem?
Ans.) JEE Main Application Form accepts only those School/Board/University Exam in India/Foreign Country which is recognized by the Associate of Indian Universities (AIU). You should immediately consult your school administration.
Ques.10) I have wrongly filled my father’s monthly income in JEE Mains 2017 form. Can the mistake be corrected even the date of form correction had gone?
Ans.) You can’t change any information if JEE Main Correction Form Dates are over.
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