Education Minister to announce IIT Admission Criteria and JEE Advanced date, Tomorrow

The Union Minister of Education Dr. Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal will announce IIT Admission criteria tomorrow, January 7. He will also be announcing the JEE Advanced 2021 examination date on Thursday. Here is a detailed report.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Jan 06, 2021 11:59 IST
Education Minister to announce IIT Admission Criteria and JEE Advanced date, Tomorrow
Education Minister Announcing the Eligibility and Exam date of JEE Main, Advanced (Image Screengrab- Twitter)

The Union Education Minister Dr. Ramesh Nishank Pokhriyal will announce on Thursday, criteria for IIT Admissions for the session 2021-20 and exam date for JEE Advanced 2021. The Minsiter coming live at Social Media handle @DrRPNishank will make announcement at 6 PM. The message will be be available at Facebook page of the Education Minister.

"Dear Students, I will announce the eligibility criteria for admission in #IITs & the date of #JEE Advanced tomorrow at 6 PM," Education Minister Pokhriyal tweets on Wednesday.

According to the experts, Education Minister may revise the Eligibility criteria for Admission to IITs in comparison to the Admission session 2020-21. The Criteria of obtaining qualifying marks in Board exams or being in top 20 percentile could be revised, an expert says.