Tuesday, January 27, 2009

IIT 2009

What's IIT ??

The Indian Institutes of Technology are institutions of national importance established through an Act of Parliament.  These institutes play a leading role in technological manpower development and have research programmes comparable to the best in the world.  The admissions to the Undergraduate Programmes at these institutions for all Indian and Foreign nationals are made through the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).

The date and the schedule of JEE-2009:
April 12, 2009 (Sunday)
Paper- 1:    09.00 AM – 12.00 NOON (IST)
Paper- 2 :   02.00 PM – 05.00 PM (IST)
The schedule will remain unaltered even if the above date is declared a public holiday.
Question Papers
There will be two question papers, each of three hours duration. Both the question papers would consist of three separate sections on Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics. Questions in these papers will be of objective type, which are to be answered on a specially designed machine-gradable sheet (ORS – Optical Response Sheet) using HB pencils onlyIncorrect answers will be awarded negative marks.

Last year Cut-off was around 185 for general and 140 for SC/ST students.
But the cut-off is subjected to the difficulty of the question paper.

All you guys preparing for it, Go for it.
You still have more than 2 months left and wonders could be done in this time span.