How to fill JEE Main 2020 Application Form? Check all steps

How to fill JEE Main Application Form: JEE Main 2020 for January Session has been started from 3rd September 2019 and last date of filling the application form is 30th September 2019, Candidates can fill the JEE Main 2020 Application Form in Online Mode only.

How to fill JEE Main Application Form

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How to fill JEE Main Application Form

The form filling process is comprised of various stages like Aadhar Verification, uploading documents, submitting application fees etc. The application forms submitted after the last date will not be considered. The filled in application form will be submitted through online mode only.

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JEE Main Important Dates

The following table shows the complete schedule for JEE Main 2019 Application form:

JEE Main January 2020

Events Exam Schedule
Notification release August 2019
Release of Application Form 3rd September 2019
Image correction started 13th September 2019
Last date to submit the application form 30th September 2019
Last date of fee submission & image uploading 1st October 2019
Application correction window 11th – 17th October 2019
Availability of Admit card 6th December 2019
JEE Main 2020 Exam 6th – 11th January 2020
Declaration of Results 31st January 2020

JEE Main April 2020

Events Exam Schedule
Release of Online Application 7th February 2020
Image correction window opens In the month of February 2020
Availability of mock test In the month of February 2020
Last date to submit application 7th March 2020
Last date of fee submission & image uploading 2nd week of March 2020
Downloading of Admit card 16th March 2020
JEE Mains 2020 Exam 3rd – 9th April 2020
Announcement of Result 30th April 2020

How to fill JEE Main Form?

Students can fill the application form in online mode only. No hard copy of the application form will be accepted. The filling of JEE Main application form consists of three steps which are as below:

  • Application form
  • Upload Images
  • Fee payment

Step 1: Filling the Application Form


  • Visit the official website of JEE Main
  • On the website homepage, click on the “Apply for JEE (Main)-2020” under “New Candidate Registration”
  • After clicking on “Apply for JEE (Main)-2020”, an instruction page will open on the screen
  • Students are advised to read the instructions carefully before start filling the application form
  • After reading the instructions, click on the “I have to download Information Bulletin and read all the instructions”.
  • Then further click on “Proceed to Apply Online”.

Fill the Authentication Form

In the authentication form fill the following details:

  • Nationality
  • State of Eligibility
  • Select Identification Type
  • Enter Identification Number
  • Candidates Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Enter Security Pin
  • Security Pin

Once done, click on the Submit button

Enter Exam Related Details

In this section, students have to fill the details related to Mode of Examination, Question Paper Medium and course in which student wants to apply.

Applying For:

A student can select any one of the following options:

  • JEE Main paper-1 (B.E/B.Tech only)
  • JEE Main paper-2 (B.Arch/B.Planning only)
  • JEE Main paper-1 & Paper 2 both

Mode of Examination

In the mode of examination, students have to select either from Pen and Paper mode or computer-based test mode.

  • If students have opted. for P&P mode then they have the option to choose 4 test centres as per their preference
  • Those who select computer-based test can choose only one exam centre

Question Paper Medium

A student can choose any one question paper medium from English/ Hindi/ Gujarati.

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Personal Details

Fill the personal details such as

  • Candidates Name
  • Fathers Name
  • Mothers Name
  • State of Eligibility
  • Category
  • Person with Disability
  • Are you Diabetic?
  • Date of Birth
  • Gender
  • Nationality
  • In case of girl candidate, are you only child of your parents?
  • Place of Residence

Academic Details

Enter the following academic details:

  • Year of passing class 10th or equivalent
  • School Board of class 12th/qualifying examination
  • Name of the qualifying exam passed/appearing
  • Place of class 12th/qualifying exam schooling
  • Year of passing or appearing class 12th/Qualifying exam
  • Type of institution of class 12th/Qualifying exam
  • Percentage of marks in class 12th/Qualifying exam
  • Roll number of class 12th/Qualifying exam
  • Appeared/Appearing for improvement of class 12th/Qualifying exam in all the 4/5 subjects as per the scheme of the board
  • Mode of preparation
  • Name of the college/school from where passed/appearing
  • Address of the school/college from where passed or appearing

Mailing Address Details

Enter the following details:

  • Country
  • State
  • District
  • Address
  • Locality
  • City/town/village
  • Pin Code
  • Email address
  • Mobile number
  • Landline number

Guardian Details

Enter the following guardian details:

  • Father’s/Guardian’s qualification
  • Father’s/Guardian’s Occupation
  • Father’s/Guardian’s annual income
  • Mother’s qualification
  • Mother’s occupation
  • Mother’s annual income

Choose Password

In this step, students have to choose a password, security question and security answer.

Password Specifications

  • Password must be 8 to 13 characters long
  • It must have at least one upper case, one lower case alphabet and at least one numeric value
  • The password should also have one special character from these special characters – !@#$%^&*-
  • Click on the Next button

Verification of Contact Details

In this step, verification of the Email ID and Mobile number must be done. Students are required to verify all the details before uploading the images.

  • Students have to verify their submitted mobile number and email address.
  • OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number of the candidate and after submitting the number, students have to confirm their email ID.

Step 2: Scanning and Uploading Documents

After verifying the details, students have to click on Upload Scanned Images button. The uploaded documents are candidates Photograph and Signature. Both the scanned images should be in JPG/ JPEG format.


  • The photograph should be passport size with name and date of taking a photograph
  • The photograph can be coloured or black/ white with clear background
  • Spectacles are allowed but Polaroid photograph is not acceptable
  • Size of the image should be 3.5 X 4.5 cm (width x height)
  • File size should be more than 4 kb and less than 40 kb


  • Students have to take the signature on the white page only
  • The box size of the signature should be 3.5 X 1.5 cm
  • File size is not less than 1 kb and not more than 30 kb

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Step 3: Payment of JEE Main Application Fee

  • Now, after filling all the details and uploading necessary documents, students have to pay the application fees.
  • The fees can be paid via credit card/ debit card/ Paytm or in cash via Syndicate/ Canara/ ICICI bank through e-challan
  • Once the application fee is paid cannot be refunded under any circumstances
  • After successful payment, students have to select the exam date and book their slot
  • Students are advised to download and take the printout of the filled in application form for future reference

JEE Main Application Fees (for examination centres opted in India)

Exam Centers JEE Main Papers Online Mode Exam
Paper Type General/Gen- EWS/ OBC(NCL) (Male) (INR) SC/ST/PWD/Girls/Transgender (INR)
In India Single Paper Rs 650/- Rs 325/-

B.E./B.Tech and B. Arch or

B.E./B.Tech and B. Planning or

B.E./B.Tech, B. Arch and B.Planning or

B.Arch and B.Planning

Rs 1300/- Rs 650/-
Outside India Single Paper Rs 3000/- Rs 1500/-

B.E./B.Tech and B. Arch or

B.E./B.Tech and B. Planning or

B.E./B.Tech, B. Arch and B.Planning or

B.Arch and B.Planning

Rs 6000/- Rs 3000/

Documents Required for JEE Main 2020 Form

  1. Class X final mark sheets
  2. Class XII final mark sheets
  3. Caste certificate for OBC, SC, and ST
  4. Domicile Certificate
  5. Passport Size Photograph
  6. Signature (both students and guardians)
  7. Thumb Impression
  8. Valid Email ID for future communication
  9. Aadhar Card

Aadhar card is a mandatory document for all the candidates except for the students of Jammu & Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya. These state students can produce the passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid government identification number.

JEE Main Application Form Correction

In the case, if the students have entered any incorrect information then they can make corrections in their application form till September, 2018. At the time of correction, students have to pay an additional fee.

Following are the details that students can edit in the application form:

  • Students can edit the details such as candidate’s name, date of birth, state of eligibility etc.
  • Mode of the examination from offline to computer-based
  • Exam city
  • Selection of Paper I to Paper II
  • Selection of Paper II to Paper I
  • Selection of both Paper I & Paper II

Details cannot changed in the JEE Main application form

  • Mode of computer-based test to pen and paper-based test

3 thoughts on “How to fill JEE Main 2020 Application Form? Check all steps

  1. Priyanka

    I have filled JEE Main Application form, but looking for the quick tips though I can prepare for JEE Main 2019?

  2. Suhashi

    Click here to get complete procedure:
    1. Fill the Registration For.
    2. Upload Scanned Images.
    3. pay your application fee.


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