New rule has been formulated for JEE Main 2023. NTA (National Testing Agency) has made many changes in eligiblity criteria. There is no age limit for this exam. Exam will be conducted twice in a year for January and April 2023 sessions. There are some eligiblity criteria which are as follows:-
1.Candidates should be a citizen of India. Foreign national candidates, as well as NRIs, PIOs, and OCIs, can also apply.
2 Students can avail a maximum of three consecutive attempts for JEE Main. The first attempt is taken soon after the Class 12 board exam, followed by the other attempts in consecutive years. The exam will be held twice a year, so the total number of attempts a candidate can appear for is 6.
4. Candidates belonging to the general category, they must have secured a minimum of 75% marks in their Class 12 board exams, or they must rank among the top 20 percentile in their qualifying examination for getting admissions to IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs. Whereas, For candidates belonging to a reserved category, a minimum of 65% marks is required to get admission to different undergraduate courses offered at IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs.
5. According to new guideline formulated by NTA, Candidates who have passed their Class 12 examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2021 or 2022 or those who are appearing for their Class 12 examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2023 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) Examination.