About JET Exam 2019

Joint Entrance Test (JET) is conducted in offline mode for candidates who are aspiring to take admission at Film And Television Institute of India, Pune and Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute, Kolkata. JET 2019 Registration was started on December 30, 2018 and the end date for filling the application form of JET was February 7, 2019. Before the candidates start filling the JET application form 2019, they must check all the eligibility criteria. The admit card of JET 2019 was available in online mode from February 14, onwards. The result of JET 2019 will be declared on April 22. All the candidates who qualify the JET 2019 entrance exam, they will have to take part in the next stage. Both FTII and SRFTI will first shortlist the candidates on the basis of their performance in JET 2019. In the second stage of the selection, candidates will have to visit the institute and participate in the various activities on the basis of which they will be offered admission. Both the institutes will separately declare the final result of all the candidates who have been offered admission to different courses.

Exam level: National Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Film and Television Institute of India
Duration 3 Hours

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JET Exam 2019 Important Dates

22 Apr, 2019 Result | Mode: Online
30 Dec, 2018 - 31 Jan, 2019 Application | Mode: Online
14 Feb, 2019 Admit Card | Mode: Online
24 Feb, 2019 Exam | Mode: Offline

According to the JET eligibility criteria 2019, candidates have to meet the requisite parameters such as the minimum educational qualification, the qualifying marks and the age. For different courses,  JET 2019 eligibility criteria varies.

JET Eligibility Criteria 2019 for Courses under the Film Wing Group 




Academic  details

Candidates from any stream are eligible to apply for any of the course except Sound Recording & Sound Design and Art Direction & Production Design


Eligibility criteria of JET 2019 for Sound Recording & Sound Design

Candidates who have completed their graduation in any stream will be eligible to apply. However, they must have studied Physics in 10+2.


JET 2019 eligibility criteria for Art Direction  & Production Design

Candidate should have completed their graduation in any one of the following fields from a recognised institute:

Interior design or related fields in fine art        




Applied Science          

Candidates who have pursued an equivalent  diploma in the given field will also be eligible to appear in JET 2019

 JET Eligibility Criteria 2019 for Courses under the Television Wing Group

S. No 



Academic  details

Candidates from any stream are eligible to apply for any of the course except Sound Recording & Sound Design and Art Direction & Production Design


JET eligibility criteria 2019 for Sound Recording & Television Engineering/ Sound for Electronic and Digital Media

Candidates must have completed their graduation in any stream and should have studied Physics in 10+2


Note: Candidates whose results are awaited or are in the final year of graduation, they are also eligible to register for JET 2019. Such candidates on qualifying the exam and on being offered admission, they will have to submit the passing certificate

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Credit Card | Debit Card | Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 4000
SC, ST Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 1250
SC, ST, General, OBC PWD Online Male, Female, Transgender ₹ 1250

The application form of JET 2019 was released by the institute in online mode on December 30, 2018. The last date to apply for the same was February 7, 2019. Candidates have to pay the registration fee for JET 2019 in either online mode, or by using debit or credit card.

Steps To Fill JET 2019 Application Form

In order to fill the application form of JET 2019 with ease, candidates can follow the steps that are given below:

    • Click on the new registration button

    • Fill all the important details such as personal information, educational qualification details, contact details 

    • Upload all the required documents 

    • Pay the fee for JET 2019 application form 

    • Submit the form 

    • Take print out of JET application form 2019

The exam pattern of JET 2019 includes the different sections from which the questions are asked, marking scheme, type of questions that would be asked, total marks and duration of the exam.

JET 2019 Exam Pattern 

S. No 




Duration of the exam 

Three Hours


Mode of JET 2019



Medium of JET 2019



Type of questions 

Multiple Choice Questions


Section wise marks

Each section will be of 50 marks



There will be two sections


Total marks 



JET 2019 admit card is issued by the body which will conduct the exam. JET admit card 2019 was available for downloading from  February 14 to 24. Candidates have to download the admit card of JET 2019 by entering any two of the following details:

  •    Online application number    

  •    Date of birth

  •    Email address

Once the JET 2019 admit card appears on the screen, candidates have to check all the details on it.   Candidates have to take print out of JET admit card 2019. It is mandatory for all the candidates to carry with them the JET admit card to the exam hall. The details that are mentioned in the admit card of JET 2019 includes the name of the candidate, address of JET exam centre, reporting time, space for signature of invigilator, exam day instructions.

JET Exam 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Tripura Agartala
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Odisha Bhubaneshwar
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Assam Guwahati
Sikkim Gangtok
Telangana Hyderabad
Manipur Imphal
Rajasthan Jaipur
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
West Bengal Kolkata
Maharashtra Mumbai
Delhi New Delhi
Bihar Patna
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Jharkhand Ranchi
Kerala Thiruvananthapuram

Documents Required at Exam

  • JET Admit Card
  • Any valid government recognised photo identity proof

The result of JET 2019 will be declared on  April 22. Candidates will be able to download their JET 2019 result by logging into their registered account. They will have to enter any two of the details -(i) date of birth (ii) roll number (iii) application number. Candidates who clear the JET 2019, they will receive call letter from the respective institute with regard to all the information pertaining to the next round of selection.

The cutoff of JET 2019 is the minimum marks which candidates need to score to be eligible to apply for admission to SRFTI and FTII. Both the institutes will determine the JET 2019 cutoff by taking into account some of the important factors. Till 2017 FTII used to release the cutoff. However, since 2018 when there is one entrance exam for both the institutes it is not clear if there will be one JET cutoff or both the institutes will have their won cutoff.

Based on JET 2019 score, candidates will receive a call from FTII  for the next round of admission. Both the institutes have their respective selection process. The various steps that are involved in the selection process of JET 2019 include: 

    • Auditions (for candidates who have opted for acting)

    • Orientation 

    • Interview 

    • Medical test 

    • Verification of documents

Medical Examination

According to JET selection process 2019, all the candidates who are shortlisted for the next round of selection, they will have to undergo medical examination. If the candidate fails to clear the medical test, they would not be offered admission.

Verification of Documents

At the time of the selection process of JET 2019, candidates will have to get their documents verified. At the same time they will have to get their original mark sheets as well as attested copies of the same. 

Those candidates who have been offered admission at FTII under JET 2019 selection process, they will have to get the following documents verified: 

Degree Certificates and Mark sheets

    • Caste certificate in case of SC/ST/OBC (wherever applicable)

    • Class 10th certificate

    • Certificate of disability if applicable 

    • Papers of medical history

Photo Identity Proof

Candidates will have to provide any one of the following photo identity proof at the time of  JET selection process:

    • PAN card

    • Passport

    • Driving license 

    • Voter ID

JET Exam 2019 Counselling Centers

State City
Maharashtra Pune
West Bengal Kolkata

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Papers of medical history
  • Class 10th certificate
  • Caste certificate in case of SC /ST/OBC (wherever applicable)
  • Certificate of disability if applicable
  • Driving license
  • PAN card
  • Passport
  • Voter ID

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