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All India Engineering Entrance Examinations (AIEEE)

About AIEEE:

All India Engineering/Architecture Entrance Entrance Examinations (AIEEE) is amongst the famous exams for admission in engineering/architecture bachelor courses throughout most of the leading engineering/architecture institutes across the country. Therefore AIEEE is the most popular engineering Entrance examination for BE/BTech aspiring students across the country. Every year a huge number of students from all over the country participate in this exam to get admission in the various reputed NIT’s and state level institutes. Last time nearly 9 lakhs students appeared for AIEEE exam.

This is given by large number of students from all over the country. There are large number of top level institutes and universities that approve AIEEE score. This all includes all the NITs National Institute of Technology. Although, the number of seats available for admission in all these institutes are fixed. So one must prepare very well. The competition is quite tough.

Eligibility Criteria:

The student should be passed in 12th class from a recognized board with Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics as compulsory subjects. Those who have to give the final year exams of the qualifying exam can also apply for AIEEE provided their result has to be out by the time of counseling.


Subject Combinations in Qualifying Examinations:

Course  Compulsory Subjects Any One of the Optional Subjects
B.E./B.Tech.* Physics & Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Bio-Technology
  • Computer Science
  • Biology
B. Arch./B. Planning** Mathematics with 50% marks in aggregate at 10+2 level  
  • *This is as per decision of the All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE)
  • **Provisionally as per the orders of the Hon'ble High court of Delhi and directive received from the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Govt. of India. Subject Combinations / Types of Questions and Total Marks

  Subjects Type of Questions
Paper 1 Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics Objective type questions with equal weightage to Physics, Chemistry
& Mathematics
Paper 2
  • Mathematics – Part I
  • Aptitude Test – Part II &
  • Drawing Test – Part III
  • Objective type questions
  • Objective type questions
  • questions to test Drawing Aptitude

Requirement of Papers / Aptitude Test:

Course Papers
B.E. / B. Tech. Paper - 1 
B. Arch / B. Planning Paper - 2