AIEEE to be held on April 25

AIEEE to be held on April 25

Of the total 26,000 seats 13,000 available in NITs

As many as 26,000 seats across the country, including 13,000 seats in 19 National Institutes of Technology (NITs) will be available for students through AIEEE 2010.

Last year, 10 lakh candidates appeared for the examination. The entrance exam consists of two papers. The first paper consisting of three parts of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, carry equal weightage with objective type questions for BE and BTech courses.

The second paper consists of Mathematics, aptitude test and drawing for BArch and BPlanning courses.

The aptitude test has been designed to evaluate candidate’s perception, imagination, observation, creativity and architectural awareness.

Negative marking 

Like the previous years, AIEEE comprises of objective type questions with four options having single correct answer.

For each incorrect response, one fourth of the total marks allotted to the question will be deducted.

No deduction from the total score will however be made, if no response is indicated for an item in the answersheet.

More than one answer indicated against a question will be deemed as incorrect response and will be negatively marked. All objective type questions are required to be answered on specially designed machine gradable answersheets.

Answers are to be marked using black or blue ball point pen only. Each examination session is of three hours.