Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (JCECEB) conducts Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (JCECE) to offer admission to candidates in undergraduate engineering programmes offered in the state of Jharkhand.
JCECE is a state level examination which candidates need to give if they want to secure admissions into different colleges in the state of Jharkhand for studying engineering courses.
Candidates are offered admissions into various engineering colleges in Jharkhand on the basis of their rank in JCECE.
Candidates need to apply online for this engineering entrance exam.
JCECE Exam Pattern: This state level entrance exam will be conducted as an offline exam. JCECE will be conducted as a multiple choice objective type entrance exam wherein candidates will have to mark their answers in an OMR answer sheet.
The medium of instruction/questions will be in English language only.
JCECE exam paper will be divided into three sections wherein questions will asked from subjects such as – Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. Each section will have 50 questions.
The entrance exam question paper of JCECE will have a total of 150 questions.
Marking: For every correct answer, candidates will be awarded one mark. However, for every wrong answer ¼ marks will be deducted from the candidate’s total score.
If a candidate does not attempt a question, he/she shall not be negatively marked for such as question.
Syllubus for Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination
The JCECE 2017 Syllabus is composed of the three sections: Physics, Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics. The complete syllabus of this exam is designed on the basis of the 11th and 12th class or equivalent standard.
- Physical World and Measurement.
- Laws of Motion.
- Work, Energy and Power.
- Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body.
- Properties of Bulk Matter.
- Behavior of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory.
- Oscillations and Waves.
- Current Electricity.
- Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism:
- Electromagnetic and Alternating Currents.
- Electromagnetic Waves.
- Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation.
- Atoms & Nuclei.
- Electronic Devices
- Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry
- Solid State
- Chemical Kinetics
- Surface Chemistry
- Structure of Atom
- Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties
- Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
- States of Matter : Gases and Liquids
- Redox Reactions
- S-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals)
- Some P-Block Elements
- Environmental Chemistry
- P-Block Elements
- D and F Block Elements
- Coordination Compounds
- Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
- Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
- Organic compounds containing Nitrogen
- Chemistry in Everyday Life
- Sets, Relations & Functions
- Trigonometric Functions
- Principle of Mathematical Induction
- Complex Numbers and Quardratic Equations
- Linear Inequalities
- Permutations & Theorem
- Binomial Theorem
- Sequence and Series
- Straight Lines
- Introduction to Three-dimensional Geometry
- Limits and Derivatives
- Mathematical Reasoning
- Relations and Functions
- Inverse Trigonometric Functions
- Continuity and Differentiability
- Applications of Derivatives
- Differential Equations
- Three – dimensional Geometry
- Diversity in Living World
- Structural Organization in Animals and Plants
- Cell: Structure and Function
- Plant Physiology
- Human Physiology
- Sexual Reproduction
- Genetics and Evolution
- Biology and Human Welfare
- Biotechnology and its Applications
- Ecology & Environment
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Notification
JCECE will be conducted in June
Eligibility for Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination
Candidates need to fulfill multiple eligibility criteria in order to be allowed to appear for JCECE. If a candidate does not fulfill any of the below mentioned JCECE eligibility criteria then he/she will be disqualified for admissions during counselling. The eligibility criteria for JCECE are as follows:
Criteria I – Educational Qualification
Candidates would be eligible to apply for JCECE if they:
Have cleared their Class 12 or equivalent examination from a recognised board.
Have studied Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subject as well as Chemistry or Biology as optional subjects.
Have secured minimum aggregate of 45% in their qualifying exam if they are from general category. However, reserved category candidates should have secured a minimum aggregate of 40%.
Criteria II – State of Residence
The eligibility criteria for JCECE states that candidates should be permanent residents of Jharkhand in order to be eligible to appear for this engineering entrance exam.
Criteria III – Age Limit
There is no maximum age limit for candidates who want to appear for JCECE.
Jharkhand Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Application
Candidates are eligible for admissions in engineering colleges in Jharkhand on the basis of choices made/selected by them in their application form along with their performance in JCECE
Candidates need to download and fill their application forms on the JCECE official website. The application forms for JCECE will be available from March onwards.
Candidates can pay the exam fee by either of the below mentioned means:
Online mode: Debit/credit card or net banking
Offline mode: e-challan
After submitting their application forms, candidates need to take a printout of their – Provisional Registration Slip. Candidates are advised to keep this slip safely as they may need to provide the registration slip at the time of counselling.
Candidates need to keep their JCECE admit cards intact. Candidates will not be allowed to sit for the state level engineering entrance exam if they do not have their admit card for JCECE.
After the result for JCECE is declared, a merit list of the shortlisted candidates will be prepared. These shortlisted candidates will be called for the counselling round wherein they will be given an opportunity to list their preference with respect to the college they wish to join.
Counselling for JCECE is expected to be conducted in May.
Candidates will be considered for admissions in the counselling round based on the below mentioned admission criteria:
Total number of seats
Total number of vacant seats
Number of candidates per seat
Allotments, withdrawals and confirmations.