Reportedly, Odisha, West Bengal and Goa state have accepted new JEE pattern proposed by HRD ministry for admission to engineering colleges. Gujarat, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Maharashtra had earlier agreed to adopt JEE.
Gujarat is ready to accept JEE scores from coming academic year 2013-14, Odisha and Goa will adopt it from 2014 and West Bengal from 2015 onwards, said HRD Minister Kapil Sibel.
As per new JEE pattern for admission to UG programmes in NITs, IIITs, DTU and other CFTIs will be based on JEE Main and XII score. From admission to IITs top 1.5 students from JEE Main will appear for JEE Advanced.
States accepting JEE scores till date are:
- West Bengal,