A Detailed List Of Competitive Exams Post 12th

Completed standard 12th ? Looking to pursue a career in your field of interest ? To help you out, here is a detailed list of top entrance exams across various streams, for which you can appear. So, check them out right here….



  • Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main

Reason – Admission to B. E./B. Tech., B. Planning, B. Arch.

Eligibility – Class 12th pass (PCM group)

Application process – Online

  • JEE Advanced

Reason- Admission to UG programmes in ISM Dhanbad and IITs

Eligibility – Class 12th pass (PCM group)

Application process – Online


Reason – Admission to Integrated First Degree programmes at BITS Pilani Hyderabad and Goa campuses.

Eligibility – Class 12th pass (PCM group)

Application process – Online

These happen to be the latest entrance exams, as far as the engineering stream is concerned.

Moving further….


  • Indian Statistical Institute

Reason- Admission to B Math (Hons), B Stat (Hons), M Math, M Stat, MS (LIS), MS (QE), M Tech (CS), M Tech (QROR) and Research Fellowships.

Eligibility-Class 12th (Maths, English as principal subjects)

Application process – By Post or online

  • For admission to various universities

Banasthali Vidyapith Admission

Reason-Admission to Class 6, 9 & 11, Graduation, Post Graduation

Eligibility-Class 5, 8, 10 Passed (Only for Girls)

Application process – Online, Post

BHU Undergraduate Entrance Test (BHU UET) Purpose-Admission in UG programmes in BHU

Eligibility-Class 12, 12+

Application process -Online, By Post


  • National Eligibility Entrance Test (NEET)

Reason- For Admission to MBBS / BDS

Eligibility-Class 12 (PCB)

Application process – Online

Fashion Designing:

  • National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)

Reason-For Admission to Management and Technology, Design for the international fashion business

Eligibility- Class 12, 12+, Graduation

Application process – By Post, online

  • All India Entrance Examination for Design (AIEED)

Reason- Admission to 4 years UG level courses in Design

Eligibility- Class 11th , 12th

Application process – Online

  • National Institute of Design Admissions

Reason-Admission to 4 year GDPD & 2.5 Year PGDPD

Eligibility- Class 12, 12+, G

Application process -By Post


  • Common Law Admission Test

Reason-Admission to B.Com. (Hons), B.A. LL.B (Hons), BBA LL.B (Hons)

Eligibility- Class 12, 12+

Application process – By Post, online

  • All India Law Entrance Test (AILET)

Reason-Admission in B.A., LL.B. (Hons.), LLM and PhD

Eligibility-Class 12, 12+, LLB, LLM

Application process – By Post, online

Humanity and Social Sciences:

  • Banaras Hindu University

Reason -Admission to UG courses

Eligibility – Class 12th

Application process – Online

  • JNU Admission Entrance Exam

Reason- Admission to three-year B.A. (Hons.) programme in Foreign Languages

Eligibility- Class 12th , Graduation, PG

Application process – By Post, online

  • IIT Madras Humanities and Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE)

Reason-Admission to integrated Master of Arts (M.A.) programme

Eligibility- Class 12th

Application process – Online

Pure Sciences:

  • National Entrance Screening Test (NEST)

Reason-Admission to 5 year integrated M.Sc. programme in Biological, Mathematical, Chemical and Physical sciences in NISER or UM-DAE CBS.

Eligibility-Class 12th (PCMB group)

Application process – By Post, online

  • Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research

Reason-Admission to 5 year BS-MS Degree Programme

Eligibility- Class 12th

Application process – Online

Hotel Management and Agriculture:

  • All India Hotel management Entrance Exam NCHMCT JEE

Reason-Admission in B.Sc. Hospitality & Hotel Administration

Eligibility-Class 12th

Application process -Online

  • Indian Council of Agricultural Research ICAR AIEEA-UG-PG

Reason-Admission to Bachelors, Master Degree Program, SRF (PGS) to Pursuing Ph.D in Agriculture and Allied Sciences at Agricultural Universities

Eligibility-Class 12th , UG, PG

Application process -Online

Defense, Marine, Navy:

  • National Defence Academy and Naval Academy Examination (I)

Reason – Admission to Air Force and Army wings of NDA and 4 years B. Tech course for the Indian Naval Academy Course (INAC)

Eligibility- Class 12th , 12th passed

Application process – Online

  • Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test

Reason- Admission to Diploma in Nautical Science (DNS) leading to BSc. (Nautical Science)

Eligibility – Class 12th (PCM group)

Application process – By post

Hope you got a fair idea about the various competitive exams after 12th standard. Keep an eye on the entrance exam alerts for those ones, which you wish to appear for.

SayTooLoud wishes you best of luck !!!

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