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The details of the pattern and the dates of examination, eligibility criterion and how to apply are outlined below:

1. Schedule of JEE-2010

The examination will be held on Sunday, the April 11, 2010 as per the schedule given below:

Paper-I: 9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon (IST)

Paper-II: 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM (IST) The schedule will remain unaltered even if the above date is declared a public holiday.

2. Type of Examination

There will be two question papers, each of three hours duration. Both the question papers will consist of three separate sections on Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics.

Questions in these papers will be of objective type. The answers for each of the questions are to be recorded on a separate specially designed machine-gradable sheet of paper (ORS – Optical Response Sheet). While answering each of the questions the candidate is expected to darken the bubble against correct answer(s) using hard black (HB) pencils only. In some sections, incorrect answers may be awarded negative marks.

The detailed syllabi based on which JEE-2010 will be conducted, for the three subjects, namely, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics are given in APPENDIX-1.

3. Choice of Language of Question Paper

A candidate can opt for question papers either in English or in Hindi. This option should be exercised while filling the application form. It cannot be changed at any later stage.

4. Choice of Font of Question Paper

Candidates with poor vision can ask for question paper with enlarged font. They must send a request letter addressed to the Chairman, JEE of the respective zones along with the application form. The format of the letter is given in APPENDIX-10.

5. Cities/Towns of JEE-2010 centres

JEE-2010 will be conducted in major cities and towns of India as well as in Dubai. The list is given in APPENDIX-4. While applying, candidates should choose any two towns/cities in the same zone.

Efforts will be made to allot candidate’s first or second choice. However, in some exceptional circumstances, a different city in the same zone may be allotted.

Requests for a change of centre within a city, will not be entertained. However, under exceptional circumstances, a change of city within the zone or outside the zone may be permitted with a request letter. The letter should clearly indicate the Registration Number with valid reasons for the change and should be received on or before March 28, 2010 along with a draft of Rs. 500/- (Rs. 250/- for SC/ST/ PD candidates) drawn in favour of “Chairman, JEE” of the concerned IIT. The application should be sent to the IIT from where the candidate received the admit card. In this regard, the decision of the Chairman, JEE-2010 will be final.

6. Use of calculating and communication aids

Use of electronic devices like mobile phone, calculator, I-Pod etc. is NOT PERMITTED in JEE-2010. Materials like Log table, book, notebook, etc. should not be brought into the examination hall.

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