The IIT JEE 2012 is an exam that will be held in the month of May in 2012. The Indian Institute of Technology Joint Entrance Exam is considered to be one of more difficult entrance tests in India. Candidates appearing for this test or exam are engineering aspirants and those who crack the objective exam are called for another exam called IIT mains. The Indian Institutes of Technology admit students based on this exam and every seat in these colleges is extremely coveted. Students start preparing for these exams from as early as 9th or 10thgrade. The IIT JEE is for those techies and engineering fanatics who aim to acquire their degrees from the IITs.
The IIT JEE is an exam that tests not only the technical acumen of the candidates but also challenges core concepts and basics that students learn in their schooling years. The exams need a thorough preparation and understanding of concepts. These are based on core concepts of Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry. Every engineering aspirant dreams of studying in the IITs and thus has at some point thought about appearing for the JEE. The IIT JEE 2012 is no different. It is an opportunity for young and talented individuals to pursue their dream of being an engineer at the most coveted engineering colleges not only in India but the world over, the IITs.
The exact dates for the IIT JEE 2012 have not been declared as yet, but the exams are generally held in the month of April. The paper for the exam is set by the IITs following a rotation policy. The success rate of this exam is very low. The question paper is set under high security and no-one is aware of the actual paper until the day of the exam. Only 1 in 50 students got through the exam in 2011. The exam is conducted in a highly organised manner and all the examination centres are provided with high end security. The examination though set according to the ICSE and ISC syllabus has questions that are very original and unique every year. The questions not only test the acumen of the students on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics but also test their mental ability regarding time management and logical ability.
Students often start their preparation for this exam well in advance. A whopping 4, 85,000 students appeared for this examination in 2011. This figure went up by 6.5% compared to the previous year. The competition is high not only among the students but also the coaching classes, which have grown by leaps and bounds in the past few years. A two year course for the IIT JEE starting 2 years before the actual exam is the most popular among the students. These courses for the IIT JEE 2012 have begun in 2010.
The IITs have seen had some of the most famous people from all walks of life as their alumni. Many successful industrialists, entrepreneurs, scientists, technical experts in international companies have been IIT pass outs. A large number of companies throng these institutes on the first day of placements to recruit these brilliant students. If you dream of the best engineering education in the country gear up for the IIT JEE 2012.