CBSE has made it compulsory to have an Aadhaar card to apply for the exam. Those who have applied for their Aadhaar but have not received it yet will have to offer Aadhaar Enrolment Id on the application form. Such aspirants who already have an Aadhaar card will have to enter their aadhaar number in their JEE Main Application Form.
Aspirants who are planning to apply for JEE Main should go via the detailed guidelines allowed by CBSE for Aadhaar requirement. Some of the important guidelines are mentioned below.
The frequently asked questions (FAQs) of JEE Main 2018 concerned to Aadhaar have been placed here to ensure that aspirants can quickly get responses to their queries.
Ques. The aspirant who has recently submitted the request for updating in Aadhaar details (including biometric updation) and unable to apply for the updated Aadhaar Card Details.
Ans. Such Aspirants have to apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip allowed by aadhaar center after submitting updation request.
Ques. The date of birth is not fully or incorrectly mentioned in Aadhaar card or only birth year is mentioned.
Ans. In such cases, aspirants must submit a correction request at Aadhaar center and then apply for JEE Main by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. printed on the slip allowed by aadhaar center after submitting updation request.
Ques. The name of the aspirant in Aadhaar is not exactly similar or not in the same format as in school records.
Ans. Such aspirants should submit a correction request at Aadhaar center and apply with the 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. Or, allowed by aadhaar center after submitting updation request.
Fill the application form of JEE Main 2018 with old Aadhaar details and thereafter submit a correction request at Aadhaar center. The updated details in Aadhaar may be corrected in JEE Main application form at a later stage by the procedure which will be notified in due course of time.
Ques. The name of father/ mother doesn’t match those mentioned in school records. The address mentioned in Aadhaar has been changed due to transfer or some other reason.
Ans. These particular are not being matched with Aadhaar data so the aspirants should correctly fill these particulars as per school records. The present/permanent address may also be filled accordingly since CBSE do not send any communication to the aspirants’ address.
Ques. How do aspirants of Assam/J&K/Meghalaya who have no Aadhaar Card apply for JEE Main 2018?
Ans. Aspirants who have passed or are appearing in 10+2 from the states of J&K, Assam & Meghalaya required entering the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid Government identity number. It must be noted that these aspirants will be able to an exam center in their respective states only.