NTA (National Testing Agency) has been released the Official Notification for the JEE Mains 2021 Exam. The Registration Process has been started from 16th December 2020 to 23rd January 2021. The Union Education Minister informed that the JEE Mains Phase 1 Exam will be held between 23rd February to 26th February 2021. JEE Mains is a national-level entrance exam conducted by the NTA for admission into the B.E./B.Tech and B.Arch./B.Plan. courses that are offered by the IIITs (Indian Institute of Information Technology), IITs (Indian Institute of Technology), NITs (National Institute of Technology), and CFTs (Centrally Funded Institutions). Only the students who qualify for the JEE Mains will be eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced. The counseling cum seat allotment for all the IITs, NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs will be organized by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JOSAA).
JEE Mains 2021 Lates Update
- January 16, 2021: JEE Main 2021 Application Form windows is open till 23rd January 2021.
- December 16, 2020: JEE Mains 2021 Exam Dates have been released.
- December 16, 2020: NTA Release the JEE Mains 2021 Official Notification.
- December 14, 2020: Union Education Minister announced that JEE Mains 2021 will be conducted in the regional languages as well.
JEE Mains 2021 Exam
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JEE Main Highlights
|Exam Name||JEE (Joint Entrance Examination)|
|Known Specify||JEE Main|
|Conducting Authority||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Examination Level||National Level|
|Exam Category||Undergraduate Level|
|Motive||Provide admission to the student’s IITs, NITs, and GFTIs.|
|Mode of the Examination||Online Mode (Computer Based)
For Paper 2 (Offline Mode)
|Number of Attempts Available||3|
|Times Conducted Yearly||2|
|Average Number of Applicants registration||11 Lac|
|Test Centres in India||248|
|Test Centres out of India||10|
|States that are parts of JEE Main System||Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand, and Nagaland|
|States that accept JEE Main Score||Rajasthan, Punjab, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh|
JEE Main Exam Dates
JEE Main 2021 notification has been released. The exam schedule is tabulated below:
|JEE Main 2021 Events||JEE Main 2021 Dates|
|Application form availability||16th December 2020|
|Last date to apply|
|Last date to pay the application fee||17th January 2021|
|Image Correction starts||18th January – 21st January 2021|
|Application form correction||January 2021|
|Issue of admit card||January 2021|
|JEE Main Exam dates||23rd February 2021 to 26th February 2021
15th March 2021 to 18th March 2021
27th April 2021 to 30th April 2021
24th May 2021 to 28th May 2021
|Release date of answer key and recorded responses (January Session)||February 2021|
|Release of Answer key(January Session)||February 2021|
|Declaration of result(January Session)||February 2021|
|Announcement of NTA score(January Session)||February 2021|
JEE Main 2021 Application Form
JEE Mains 2021 Application Process has been started now, The Application Form is available from 16th December 2020 to 16th January 2021 in the Online Mode.
- The JEE Main Application Form available from 16 December 2020 –
16 January 202123rd January 2021.
- The application form has been available via only online mode.
- Candidates could use the JEE Main 2021 Application Form correction facility to edit/change/rectify particulars in their filled application form
- Aadhar Card Requirement- Aadhaar Card is not mandatory to apply for JEE Mains 2021
- For filling JEE Main Application Form candidates need to upload scanned images in the form, i.e. Passport size photographs, Signature of candidates & mothers/fathers & parents.
- The dimensions of the passport size photographs should be 3.5*4.5 cm.
- The size for a signature should be 3.5*1.5 cm.
- The scanned documents must be in jpeg or JPG format.
- Submission of multiple applications will lead a candidate’s application towards cancellation.
- There is no need of sending the JEE Main Application Form’s hard copy to the conducting authority.
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|Dimensions||3.5cm X 4.5cm|
|File Size||4kb to 40kb|
JEE Main 2021 Application Fee
Candidates can pay the JEE Main 2021 application fee via online mode through Internet Banking or by using a Credit/Debit Card. The application fee for various categories and exam centers is as given below:
|Exam Center Opted||Appearing Papers||Online Mode Exam|
General/Gen- EWS/OBC (NCL)
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
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
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JEE Main Application Form Correction 2021
The candidates had the provision of modifying and editing the details of their Application Form by conducting authority. Some important details regarding the JEE Main Application Form Correction are mentioned below:
- Candidates could edit/correct their application form in January 2021.
- Application form correction facility was available via online mode only.
- JEE Main correction window provides the facility of correction in details like the change in exam mode from PBT to CBT, the city of examination, change in paper-2 to paper-1.
- Candidates can make changes only in some particular fields.
- For making the correction in the application form, an additional fee can be paid through credit/debit card, e-wallet, or e-challan.
The details which can be Edited/Modified in the JEE Main 2021 Application Form are:
- Personal Details.
- Educational Details.
- 10% EWS (Economically Weaker Section).
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JEE Main Eligibility Criteria
Those who are going to applying for JEE Main 2021 must go through the JEE Mains Eligibility Criteria first as only the candidates who fulfill the criteria will be eligible to apply for the examination. The detailed Eligibility Criteria for JEE Main 2021 is given below:
Age Criteria: There is no upper age limit for JEE Main 2021 exam.
- The candidate must have passed XII or equivalent exam in 2018, 2019 or appearing in 2020 are eligible for applying in JEE Main 2021.
- For B.E/ B. Tech, it is essential to have passed XII/qualifying examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical as a Vocational subject.
- For B. Arch, it is essential to have passed XII with Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry.
- For B. Planning, it is essential to have passed XII/qualifying exam with Mathematics.
- There are no minimum marks required in the XII. However, the candidates must score 75% or above to get admission into IIITs/ NITs or CFTI.
- Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2018 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2022 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE Main 2021.
- Diploma holders may also apply for JEE Main 2021, but they will only be eligible for admissions into IITs.
Number of Attempts:
- A total of three attempts are given for clearing the JEE Main. JEE Advanced can be attempted a maximum of two times in consecutive years. The attempt limit is the same for all the categories.
JEE Main Exam Pattern
JEE Main Exam Pattern comprises a total of 3 papers of three hours each. The paper contains both objective and numerical questions. The three papers are for BTech, BArch, and BPlan, respectively. The complete details about the paper pattern are given below:
|Mode of exam||BTech/BPlan – CBT mode
BArch – PBTmode | CBT mode
|Type of questions||Objective (MCQs) and Numerical
Subjective – BArch Drawing Paper
|Number of questions||75 for BTech
77 for BArch
100 for BPlan
|Total marks||Paper 1 – 300 marks
Paper 2 – 400 marks
Paper 3 – 400 marks
|Name of sections||BTech – 3 (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)
BArch – 3 (Drawing, Mathematics, and Aptitude)
BPlan – 3 (Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning Based Questions)
|Marking scheme||Correct Response – (+4)
Incorrect Response – (-1)
|The difficulty level of exam||Easy to Moderate|
JEE Main Admit Card
The NTA has announced that the Admit Card for JEE Mains 2020 April Session. Some essential pointers regarding the JEE Main Admit Card are given below:
- Only the candidates who have successfully registered for JEE Main Examination will be able to download the JEE Main Admit Card.
- The Admit Card will be released in online mode only.
- The authority will inform the candidates regarding the release of the admit card on their registered email ID and mobile number.
- Candidates will be able to download their admit card/hall ticket by entering their application number, date of birth or security code.
- If the candidates find any discrepancy after generating the admit card, they must contact the conducting authority.
- Admit Card contains details like exam schedule, exam center details, candidate’s roll number, etc.
- Candidates must carry an ID Proof along with the admit card.
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JEE Main Syllabus
JEE Main Syllabus provides the details about topics and chapters that will be asked in the JEE Main test papers. All the three papers have different courses; therefore, the syllabus is also different. The detailed paper-wise division of syllabus is as given below:
JEE Main (B.E / B.Tech) – Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry
|Unit 1: Sets, Relations, and Functions||Unit 2: Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations||Unit 3: Matrices and Determinants||Unit 4: Permutations and Combinations|
|Unit 5: Mathematical Induction||Unit 6: Binomial Theorem and Its Simple Applications||Unit 7: Sequences and Series||Unit 8: Limit Continuity, and Differentiability|
|Unit 9: Integral Calculus||Unit 10: Differential Equations||Unit 11: Coordinate Geometry||Unit 12: Three Dimensional Geometry|
|Unit 13: Vector Algebra||Unit 14: Statistics and Probability||Unit 15: Trigonometry||Unit 16: Mathematical Reasoning|
|Section A – Theory|
|Unit 1: Physics and Measurement||Unit 2: Kinematics||Unit 3: Laws of Motion||Unit 4: Work, Energy, and Power||Unit 5: Rotational Motion|
|Unit 6: Gravitation||Unit 7: Properties of Solids and Liquids||Unit 8: Thermodynamics||Unit 9: Kinetic Theory of Gases||Unit 10: Oscillations and Waves|
|Unit 11: Electrostatics||Unit 12: Current Electricity||Unit 13: Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism||Unit 14: Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents||Unit 15: Electromagnetic Waves|
|Unit 16: Optics||Unit 17: Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation||Unit 18: Atoms and Nuclei||Unit 19: Electronic Devices||Unit 20: Communication Systems|
|Section B – Practical|
|Unit 21: Experimental Skills|
|Section A: Physical Chemistry|
|Unit 1: Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry||Unit 2: States of Matter||Unit 3: Atomic Structure||Unit 4: Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure|
|Unit 5: Chemical Thermodynamics||Unit 6: Solutions||Unit 7: Equilibrium||Unit 8: Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry|
|Unit 9: Chemical Kinetics||Unit 10: Surface Chemistry||–||–|
|Section B: Inorganic Chemistry|
|Unit 11: Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties||Unit 12: General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Metals||Unit 13: Hydrogen||Unit 14: Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)|
|Unit 15: P-Block Elements||Unit 16: d-and-f Block Elements||Unit 17: Coordination Compounds||Unit 18: Environmental Chemistry|
|Section C: Organic Chemistry|
|Unit 19: Purification and Characterization of Organic Compounds||Unit 20: Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry||Unit 21: Hydrocarbons||Unit 22: Organic Compounds Containing Halogens|
|Unit 23: Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen||Unit 24: Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen||Unit 25: Polymers||Unit 26: Biomolecules|
|Unit 27: Chemistry In Everyday Life||Unit 28: Principles Related to Practical Chemistry||–|
JEE Main (B. Arch / B. Planning) – Aptitude Test
|Part 1||Part 2|
|Awareness of persons, places, buildings, materials, textures related to architecture and build-environment. Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings, visualizing different sides of three-dimensional objects, analytical reasoning, mental ability (visual, numerical, and verbal).||Three-dimensional perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms, and elements, colour texture, harmony, and contrast. Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencils. Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, subtraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes. Generation of plan, elevations and 3D views of objects. Creating two-dimensional and three-dimensional composition using given shapes and forms.|
How to Prepare for JEE Main 2021?
Some highly beneficial JEE Mains Preparation Tips are as given below:
- Make a proper study timetable.
- Exam pattern plays a vital role in exam preparation; therefore stay updated with the syllabus and exam pattern.
- To score well in the examination, students are advised to thoroughly prepare the three subjects (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) of class XI and XII.
- Candidates must have a good command over NCERT books as they cover a significant chunk of the JEE Main syllabus.
- Candidates must also go through the past year question papers to know about the difficulty level of the exam.
- Practice mock tests to identify the weak areas.
- Time Management is crucial. Set your timetable so that you can easily decide your study hours. Divide your time well among school, coaching classes, exercise, entertainment, etc.
- Do not take the stress and keep yourself healthy.
JEE Main Exam Centers
The JEE examination is conducted all around the country. The complete state-wise list of exam centers is as given below:
|JEE Main 2021 Exam State||JEE Main 2021 exam city||City code|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu||35|
Click here to check the complete list.
JEE Main Cut Off
Cut off is the minimum marks required to qualify for the JEE Main Examination. It will be released along with the JEE Main Results. The expected JEE Main Cut off is given below:
|OBC – NCL||73-76|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||53-56|
|Scheduled tribes (ST)||43-46|
JEE Main Counselling 2021
Once the JEE Mains Result is declared by the conducting authority, the Joint Admission Boards will release the counseling dates. The schedule will be different for All India Rank counseling and state-level counseling.
- The JEE Main Counselling process will be done in Online mode.
- To appear in the counseling process; candidates need to register themselves first.
- JoSAA/CSAB are the authorities that conduct centralized counseling for admission to NITs/IITs/IIITs and CFTIs.
- Admission will be offered to the candidates based on AIR and choices filled by them.
- To get a seat allotted, it is mandatory for the candidates to participate in the counseling and seat allocation process.
- The seat will be allotted on the basis of filled choices, rank, category, and seat availability.
- Candidates need to download the provisional seat allotment letter and need to pay the seat acceptance fee.
- Once candidates pay the acceptance fee, they need to report to the allotted centers for verifying their documents.
- There are a vast number of colleges in every state that also offer admission through JEE Main. To get admission in these colleges, students have to apply separately in state counseling.
JEE Main Result 2021
Candidates who will appear in the JEE Main 2021 examination can able to download their scorecard from the official website. Here we are proving some details about the JEE Main Result:
- The JEE Mains Result 2021 will be declared via online mode.
- JEE Main 2021 result indicates actual scores and rank secured in the entrance examination.
- All India Rank (AIR) will also be published along with the result.
- On the basis of the JEE Main result, students will get to know if they are eligible for appearing in JEE Advanced or not.
- All India Rank (AIR) will be considered for admission to IITs, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, and SFTIs.
- JEE Main scorecard will not be sent to the students individually via post or offline mode.
JEE Main 2021 Official Help Desk Details
If a candidate is facing any problem regarding the JEE Exam, they can contact the conducting authorities on the details given below:
National Testing Agency
Block C-20 1A/8 ,Sector- 62
IITK Outreach Centre, Gautam Buddh Nagar
Noida-201309, Uttar Pradesh (India)
Contact No. : 0120 6895200
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