For about 4.85 lakh aspirants, today is the day when they will know just what direction their life will take as the results for the IIT-JEE are being declared today.
The JEE is the stepping-stone for the prestigious 16 Indian Institutes of Technology.
There are 9600 seats up for grabs while an estimated 4.85 lakh candidates have appeared for the examinations this year.
Results of the JEE will be posted on its website jee.iitd.ac.in as well as on the notice boards of all the IITs.
A total of 4.85 lakh candidates appeared in JEE-2011 which was conducted by seven of the IITs on April 10, 2011. Out of them __ candidates have been declared qualified to seek admission for __ seats in the IITs at Bhubaneswar, Bombay, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Mandi (H.P.), Patna, Punjab, Rajasthan and Roorkee, IT-BHU Varanasi and ISMU Dhanbad.
The IITs have also set up helpline numbers as well as medical boards in IIT-Bombay, Delhi , Guwahati, Kharagpur, Kanpur and IIT-Madras, which means that unlike until last year physically handicapped students needn’t travel all the way to Delhi for a medical check up.
Following the JEE, the IITS had published the model answer paper on their website, acknowledged errors that added up to 36 marks and promised to grant full marks to those candidates who had attempted these questions.
IIT-JEE 2011 Results can be found online at the following websites:
* IIT Delhi – Results Link : www.jee.iitd.ac.in
* IIT Bombay – Results Link : www.jee.iitb.ac.in/result.htm
* IIT Guwahati – Results Link : www.iitg.ernet.in/jee
* IIT Kharagpur – Results Link : www.iitkgp.ernet.in/jee
* IIT Kanpur – Results Link : www.jee.iitk.ac.in
* IIT Madras – Results Link: www.jee.iitm.ac.in
* IIT Roorkee – Results Link : www.jee.iitr.ernet.in