The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has announced that the all India level engineering entrance exam, JEE Main 2014 (Joint Entrance Examination) would be conducted on 6 April, 2014 (offline) and from 9 - 19 April, 2014 (online.)This year, the application process would be completely online. Candidates do not need to send any documents to the JEE (Main) Secretariat. The application fee has also been hiked this year from Rs. 800 to Rs. 1000 for general/ OBC male candidates appearing for just one paper.
Online application for JEE (Main) 2014 will begin on 14 November, 2013. The JEE Main had replaced the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE) since 2013, as the common entrance exam for admission to undergraduate engineering programmes in National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other centrally funded technical institutes (CFTIs).