JEE Main 2021: The NTA has released the notification of JEE Main 2021 on December 16, 2020. The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the new schedule for JEE Main 2021. This year JEE Mains will be four times February, March, April, and May. All sessions are already completed. The fourth session result has been declared. Candidates are advised to go through the Information Bulletin available on NTA’s website carefully and ensure their eligibility to appear in the JEE Main 2021. For more information regarding JEE Main 2021, candidates can check below.
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JEE Main 2021
JEE Main is the most popular Engineering Entrance in India for admission in B.E./B. Tech., B. Arch, and B. Planning. The JEE Main is conducted twice before admissions in each academic year. The first attempt of JEE Main is held in January whereas the second attempt is held in April. The test will be held on different shifts/dates in both attempts.
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|Eligibility Criteria||Click Here|
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|Information Brochure (2021)||English|
JEE Main 2021 Important Dates
|Application Form For Stage 1||16 Dec 2020|
|Last Date of Application For Stage 1||23 Jan 2021|
|Last Date of Fee Payment For Stage 1||24 Jan 2021|
|Correction in particulars||27-30 Jan 2021|
|Printing of Admit Card for Stage 3||13 Jul 2021|
|Application For Session 4||09-20 Jul 2021|
|Date of Examination||Session 1: 16-23 Feb 2021
Session 2: 15- 18 Mar 2021
Session 3: 20, 22, 25, 27 Jul 2021
Session 4: 26, 27, 31 Jul and 01, 02 Aug 2021
|Question Paper & Answer Key (Session-1)||01 Mar 2021|
|Question Paper & Answer Key (Session-2)||20 Mar 2021|
|Declaration of Result||Session 1: 08 Mar 2021
Session 2: 24 Mar 2021
Session 3: 06 Aug 2021
Session 4: 14 Sep 2021
JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria, as per last year, is provided below:
For appearing in the JEE (Main) examination there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed the class 12th / equivalent examination in 2018, 2019, or appearing in 2021 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE (Main) examination 2021. The candidates should also satisfy themselves about their fulfilling the age limit requirements of the Institutes in which they are desirous of taking admission. The candidates must note that the IITs have an age limit/restriction, which will be published in JEE(Advanced)-2021 Information Brochure.
Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE)
Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2018 or 2019; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2020 are eligible to appear in both January 2021 and April 2021 JEE (Main)-2021 Examination.
Number of subjects in the Qualifying Examination (QE)
Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main)-2021. The candidates who have taken four subjects are not permitted to write JEE (Main)-2020 and if such candidates appear in JEE (Main) 2021 by furnishing wrong information, their rank/result will not be declared.
JEE Main 2021 Application Form
The submission of the Online Application Form is done by accessing the NTA website jeemain.nic.in only. Candidate must ensure that the e-mail address and Mobile Number provided in the Online Application Form are his/ her own as all information /communication will be sent by NTA on the e-mail address or SMS on given Mobile Number only. The candidates are advised to retain the same mobile number and e-mail-id in use which they have furnished in the application form because the important information may be given to the candidates through SMS or e-mail.
Application fees for JEE MAIN 2021 are as follows :
How to apply
- Download Information Bulletin and Replica of Application Form. Read these carefully to ensure your eligibility and acquainted with the requirements for submission of the Online Application Form
- Follow the following 4 (Four) Steps to Apply Online:
- First Step: Fill in the online Application Form and Note down the system generated Application Number.
- Second Step: Upload scanned images of Candidate’s Photographs (between 10 kb–200 kb) and Candidate’s Signature (between 4kb – 30 kb) in JPG/JPEG format.
- Third Step: Make a payment of fee using SBI_MOPS and keep proof of fee paid.
- Fourth Step: Print at least four print out of the Confirmation Page after successful remittance of fee.
JEE Main 2021 Admit Card
The Admit Card can be downloaded from JEE (Main) 2021 website as per the schedule. No candidate will be allowed to appear at the examination center, on Date and Shift other than that allotted to him/her in their Admit card. The candidates are advised to read the instructions on the admit card carefully and follow them during the conduct of the examination. In case of any discrepancy in the particulars of the candidate or his/her photograph and signatures shown in the Admit Card and Confirmation Page, the candidate may immediately approach the HelpLine.
JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern
JEE (Main)–2021 shall have two papers, Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch. /B. Planning). Candidates may take Paper-1 (B. E. /B. Tech.), or Paper-2 (B. Arch. /B. Planning.), or both as per the course(s) they are seeking admission to. Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper, and mode of examination are given in the table below:
B. Arch: Mathematics- Part I and Aptitude Test-Part II in “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only and Drawing Test –Part III in “Pen & Paper Based” (offline) mode to be attempted on drawing sheet of A4 size.
B. Planning: Mathematics- Part I , Aptitude Test-Part II, and Planning Based Questions Part III in “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only.
Previous Year Question Paper
All the Question Paper of JEE Main 2019 are given below :
The Cities where the JEE (Main) 2021 will be conducted are given in Appendix-III. While applying, candidates have to select any four cities of their choice. The efforts will be made to allow the city of examination to the candidates in order of the choice opted by them in their application form. However, due to administrative reasons, a different city may be allotted.
The decision of the NTA regarding the allotment of the Centre shall be final. No further correspondence or request shall be entertained in such a case.
JEE Main 2021 Answer Key
After the JEE (Main) 2021 examinations, the NTA will display provisional Answer Keys & Question Paper attempted by the candidate on the NTA’s websites www.nta.ac.in and jeemain.nta.nic.in The date shall be displayed on the NTA’s website for the same.
The candidates, who are not satisfied with the answer keys and recorded responses, may challenge by filling the online application form and paying a processing charge of Rs.200/- per question. The processing charge can be paid by credit/debit card/net banking/UPI/Paytm. The processing charge once paid is non-refundable.
The NTA’s decision on the challenges shall be final and no further communication will be entertained. The subject experts will examine all the challenges received and then a final answer key will be displayed and declared.
JEE Main 2021 Result
The result will be compiled on the basis of the final answer key declared. No grievance with regard to answer key(s) after the declaration of the result of JEE (Main) 2021 will be entertained. Evaluation of multiple-choice questions of B.E./B. Tech, B. Arch, and B. Planning will be carried out using final answer keys and the raw (actual) marks obtained by a candidate will be considered further for computation of the result of JEE (Main) 2021.
Raw marks obtained by the candidates in different shifts/sessions will be converted to NTA Score. The detailed procedure for the compilation of the NTA Score is available on NTA’s website.
- Use of electronic devices like mobile phones, calculators, etc. is not permitted.
- Candidates must bring their own pencils, geometry box set, erasers, color pencils, and crayons for the Aptitude Test of Paper-2.
- The candidate may approach the Centre Superintendent/Invigilator in the room for any technical assistance, first aid emergency, or any other information during the course of the examination.
- On completion of the test, candidates must hand over the rough sheets to the invigilator on duty in the Room/Hall.
For admission to a participating institute, please see the reservations applicable in that particular institute. In the case of institutes run by the Central Government,10% of the seats are reserved for Category General-Economically Weaker Section(GEN-EWS), 15% of the seats are reserved for the category Scheduled Caste (SC), 7.5% for the category Scheduled Tribe (ST) and 27% for the category Other Backward Classes belonging to the “ Non Creamy layer” (OBC-NCL). Each category will have 5% reservations for Persons with Disabilities (PwD) as defined in The Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 (RPwD Act 2016).
Test Practice Centres (TPC)
National Testing Agency (NTA) has established a network of Test Practice Centres spread all over India to help the students aspiring to appear in examinations to be conducted by the NTA from 2019 onwards. The students can practice and train themselves before the examination for the “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode of examination.
The experienced, qualified, and professional Nodal officer and staff available at the TPC will help and motivate the students to clear their doubts and solve problems and to make them familiar with the CBT mode of examinations. For details see the NTA Websites: www.nta.ac.in.
Query Redressal System (QRS)
National Testing Agency (NTA) has established a Query Redressal System(QRS), an online web-enabled system developed by NTA. QRS is the platform based on web technology that primarily aims to enable submission of queries/grievances by the Registered Candidate(s) of JEE(Main)-2020 Examination with (24×7) facility for speedy and favorable redressal of the queries/grievances. A Unique Registration Number will be generated for tracking the status of the queries/grievances. The Registered Candidate(s) are advised to use the online facility for a speedy response.
About JEE Main 2021
The JEE (Main) 2021 will be conducted in multiple sessions for admissions in the next academic session. The candidates will thus benefit in the following ways:
- This will give multiple opportunities to the candidates to improve their scores in the examination if they are not able to give their best in one attempt.
- In the first attempt, the students will get a first-hand experience of taking an examination and will know their mistakes which they can improve while attempting for the next time.
- This will reduce the chances of dropping a year and droppers would not have to waste a full year.
- If anyone missed the examination due to reasons beyond control (such as Board examination), then he/she will not have to wait for one full year.
- A candidate need not appear in all four Sessions. However, if a candidate appears in more than one Session then his/her best of the 2021 NTA Scores will be considered for preparation of Merit List/ Ranking.