Bhubaneswar/New Delhi: Over two lakh students looking forward to appear the JEE Advanced-2018 exam across the country will have to bear the brunt of the newly introduced GST. Add to it the decision of the IIT-Kanpur, the exam conducting authority of JEE Advanced, to increase the registration fee for the exam.
The JEE Advanced-2018 fee will be specified by the Centre at the time of registration, informed IIT-Kanpur.
The JEE Advanced-2018 exam would be held on May 20. Top 2.24 lakh students, who would clear JEE Mains-2018 (conducted by CBSE) on April 8, will be eligible for JEE Advanced.
While female candidates (all categories), SCs, STs and…