respected sir/madam, please do read with endurance :- i koustubh ghormade a 12th passed student of 2016 batch from maharashtra board is willing to give jee mains for the 3rd time and if qualified then jee advanced 2018 would be my 2 nd attempt am i eligible for this jee advanced? my date of birth is 03/04/1998. i also got news that from this year there will be a change in the examination{ single test for engineering colleges} ,is the news real and if yes then when will it be officially announced? sir i will be joining a prestigious state college through mhcet still i think i am made for more. once again i politely request you to guide me through your answers. If JEE MAINS is the gateway for JEE ADVANCED then why a candidate gets three attempts for JEE Mains and only two attempts for JEE Advanced. Number of attempts for both exams must be equal.Thus, the number of attempts for JEE Advanced must be increased to three. If a student does not appear/could not quali