The Central Board Of Secondary Education(CBSE) has made Aadhar card mandatory for all students appearing for JEE (Main) in 2017, except Jammu and Kashmir, Assam, and Meghalaya.

In a recent circular, CBSE has clarified that they have set up facilitation centers for Aadhar enrolment in cities where the examination is scheduled to be held.

The list of the facilitation center is available on the official website –

In case the applicants who have not received the Aadhar card, they need to enter 28 digits Aadhar Enrolment ID printed on the slip at the time of filling online application form for JEE (Main) 2017.

The Board will release the detailed notification on December 1, 2016.

Those applicants who already have the card shall enter Aadhar number, name, date of birth and gender in the online application for JEE (Main) 2017 for the purpose of his/her identity.

All those students who do not possess the Aadhar card should get apply for it. In case the card has some invalid or wrong information, it should be rectified before apply for the entrance test.

The Joint Entrance Examination (Main) – the CBSE will conduct on April 2, 2017. The last date to register for the examination is January 2, 2017.

The applicants who have passed or are appearing in Class 12 examination from J&K, Assam and Meghalaya need to enter the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid government identity number provided they should select the city of examination in these states only