JEE Main 2019 Common Services Centres – The JEE Main 2019 has started its application procedure and as we have seen there are many new things that have been introduced this year after NTA has taken over to conduct JEE Main 2019. Till 2018, this examination was conducted by Central board of secondary education (CBSE). Keeping the benefit of all the JEE Main aspirants, NTA has introduced a provision of the common service center (CSC) also known as facilitation center. To know more candidates can read this article provided below on JEE Main 2019 Common Services Centres.
JEE Main 2019 Common Services Centres
The application process for JEE Main 2019 has started and dates regarding the same are already out for the candidates to buckle up for their most awaited engineering entrance test.
The NTA has released an interesting as well as a useful provision for JEE Main 2019. The introduction of CSC will allow all the candidates who are not able to submit their applications due to problems related to the internet access or lack of computers or any such devices nearby or having some major doubts while filling their application forms. All these candidates can now fill in the application form at their nearby CSC as per the dates given in the table below.
|Events||Dates of January Exam||Dates of April Exam|
|TPC registration||1 Sep 2018||08 Feb 2019|
|Application starts from||1 Sep 2018||08 Feb 2019|
|Last date to apply||30 Sep 2018||08 Mar 2019|
About JEE Main 2019 Common Service Center(CSC)?
CSC is basically for people who do not have access to computer or internet. With the help of the services of the provided by the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology and the Government of India under the Digital India Scheme, NTA will be extending this provision to all the JEE Main 2019 aspirants, be it candidates belonging to rural or urban areas. In each of the rural areas, CSC will be managed by a village level entrepreneur.
NTA is using common services center, Ministry of electronics and information technology Government of India under the initiative of the honorable prime minister of India. Part of Government of India’s National E-Governance Plan, it is being managed in the rural areas at each village panchayat level by a village level entrepreneur. The CSC scheme is on of NTA’s most useful scheme that needs to be known by all the candidates who aspire to become an engineer and are willing to take the JEE Main 2019.
Services Provided Across JEE Main 2019 CSC
The Common service centers are provided for the candidates to avail them with various facilities regarding registration and filling of application form. Many candidates are not very privileged with a computer system or internet connections, CSC are for such candidates. With minimum charges, candidates can apply to JEE Mains 2019 without any problem. Over 1.5 lakhs common service centers across the country have been established to provide a candidate with this facility to take the examination this year. To know all the services and the rates regarding each service check the table below.
|Services||Charges per transaction (GST applicable- 18%)|
|Preparing E-mail, submission of application form and printout till fee payment( including uploading of scanned images)||Rs.25/- + GST|
|Uploading of scanned images only||Rs.10/- + GST|
|Online fee payment||Rs.0.5% of fee + GST|
|Downloading of Admit card/ Answer key/OMR sheet||Rs.10/- + GST|
|Online claim of responses/Answer keys||Rs.25/- + GST|
|Printout per page||Rs.5/- + GST|
Importance Of JEE Main 2019 CSC
- It provides facilities to the candidates who are not privileged with internet access.
- Candidates who do not understand the process will also find the scheme easy as they will be helped to sort the problems at minimum cost.
- There are many candidates who face problem only while uploading of images, with the CSC scheme it will not be a problem anymore.
- The candidates who do not have an e-mail address can get one from the centers which is very important for any individual who is aspiring for a career ahead.
- It helps in spreading awareness regarding education in rural India and gives a chance to the candidates there to prove their capabilities.
- It helps the government in promoting the Digital India scheme.
JEE Main 2019 Test practice Centers(TPCs)
One more important and useful scheme introduced by NTA this year for the JEE Main 2019 aspirants are the Test Practice Centers(TPCs). There are many candidates who are not well versed with the online examination or simply don’t have the knowledge of the usage of computers. Keeping such candidates in mind, this scheme was established all over India for the students to help them practice computer-based test before the actual test.
The students can train themselves by going to the nearest test centers before the examination. And prior to that, they need to get themselves registered over the official website of NTA. The student registration for TPCs has already begun. Candidates can check the schedule for the test centers as given below in the table.
|JEE Main 2019 Test Practice Centers||Timing|
|Monday to Friday||2 pm – 4 p.m|
|Saturday’s, Sunday’s and holidays||10 am – 4 p.m|
JEE Main 2019 Application Form
Using this JEE Main 2019 Common Service Centers facility, candidates will also be allowed to fill their application forms. All the JEE Main 2019 application forms should reach the NTA before the last date of submission i.e September 30, 2018( for January session) and March 07, 2019( for April session). At a nominal fee( as mentioned above), a candidate can make use of this provision.
Note that, the JEE Mains this year will take place twice. Once in the month of January and second in the month of April. The JEE Main 2019 online application process has already started. Candidates can take the examination once or twice as per their preference. The best score, among both the sessions, will be taken into consideration for admission purpose or for applying for JEE Advanced 2019.