Thursday, 6 October, 2022
TopicJEE (Mains)

Topic: JEE (Mains)

JEE Mains first session postponed to June, second one to July

This is the second time that the schedule of the first session of the exam has been changed. Last month, NTA had rescheduled it as its dates were clashing with Class 12 board exams.

Morphed admit cards, proxy candidates: After JEE, CBI arrests 5 for attempt to manipulate NEET

The accused, however, could not manage to manipulate the exam as the proxy candidates “developed cold feet” after the recent crackdown by the CBI to arrest people involved in a similar racket of JEE exam.

20 JEE Mains aspirants debarred from exams for 3 years for using ‘unfair means’

Announcement by NTA comes amid CBI probe into the alleged manipulation of JEE Mains phase 4 exam, conducted between 26 August and 2 September.

Over 400 JEE Mains aspirants from 23 centres now under NTA scanner for ‘malpractice’

Investigation by the National Testing Agency is running parallel to CBI's probe into alleged manipulation of fourth phase of JEE Mains.

This is how JEE Mains was ‘manipulated’: ‘Solvers’ hacked into computers to write papers

The CBI, which has filed a case, says a private firm in Kanpur allegedly charged Rs 10-15 lakh from parents of candidates, promising them admissions through JEE Mains 2021.

CBI books Affinity Education, its directors over alleged irregularities in JEE mains exam

The central investigative agency carried out searches at 20 locations across the country. The searches were spread at various cities, including Delhi-NCR, Pune and Jamshedpur.

JEE Advanced to be held on 3 October, Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan says

The qualifying test for admission to IITs, earlier scheduled on 3 July, was deferred in wake of the prevailing Covid situation.

No change in JEE Mains phase 4 dates, testing body says as revised schedule creates confusion

The National Testing Agency Tuesday said the third phase of JEE Mains will be held on four dates — 20, 22, 25 and 27 July.

JEE Mains dates for phases 3 & 4 out, will be held from 20 July to 2 August

This is the first time that the government is holding four phases of JEE (Mains), and this gives aspirants four shots to appear for the exam. 

JEE-Mains scheduled for 24-28 May postponed due to Covid situation

National Testing Agency said the rescheduling of the April and May sessions will be done subsequently.

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