The board made a detailed review of the new pattern of the two-tier Joint Entrance Examination, which was implemented this year, and was of the view that the pattern should be continued next year as well for a closer assessment of the system, sources said.
The meeting today is also understood to have decided on next year's examinations. The IIT-JEE (Mains) could be held on April 6 and IIT-JEE (Advanced) on May 25, sources said.
JEE ADVANCED might become Computer Based Test. Check this TOI Story
IITs May scrap top 20 percentile rule to 75% aggregate.Check this Asian Age Story
Update 30 Sep.2013
JEE TO GET MORE EXPENSIVE
Taking the Joint Entrance Exam (Advanced) will be a bit expensive as the Indian Institutes of Technology have increased the application fee for all candidates.
Male candidates from the general and OBC (Other Backward Castes) categories will have to pay Rs 2,000- a Rs 200 hike from the fee of Rs 1,800 till last year.
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I recommend everyone especially people in policy making Like HRD Secretary Mr. Ashok to realise that coaching institutes are not devil institutions. They are the need of hour. India is not the only country where coaching is gaining momentum its rampant everywhere because its needed its serves the purpose and is really doing more betterment than the public schooling system
After reading the above article you all can imagine that what the CBSE chairman and other were saying regarding merits of procedure was correct or mischievous. I think this article should be put in front of SC during the hearing.