JEE Main 2020: Full Form, Exam Date, Latest News, Admit Card, Answer Key, Cut Off

Exam Date : September 1, 2020 To September 6, 2020
Result Date : September 11, 2020

JEE Main is one of the largest engineering examinations that is conducted every year in India. JEE Mains is conducted twice a year, once in January and once in April. Lakhs of candidates from across the country apply for this examination so that they can have a shot at studying at one of the prestigious IITs in India. The examination is conducted for courses such as BTech, BArch, and BPlan. Find all the details such as exam dates, syllabus, exam pattern, the application process, and much more on this page.

Latest News on JEE Main 2020

All the latest updates which contain the updates made by the NTA/MHRD concerning the JEE Main 2020 Examination are given below. The details are regularly updated to keep the candidates informed of the most frequent developments with respect to the examination and the examination authority.

Latest Updates:

  • The final answer keys and scorecards for the JEE Main 2020 Paper 2 are announced. Candidates can check this by logging in to the portal. Check JEE Main 2020 Results Section for the direct link.
  • September 11, 2020: JEE Main April/September 2020 Final Answer Key and Results are declared. Click here for the answer keys. Visit the JEE Main 2020 Results Section to check the results for the JEE Main 2020 April/September Exam.
  • September 8, 2020: The provisional answer key for the JEE Main April/September 2020 is released and the facility to challenge it is open. Candidates can log in with their application number and password or their application number and date of birth to check the answer key and/or challenge it.
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  • August 28, 2020: Students and parents are assured of the safe conduct of the exam. NTA Director-General assures for the "safe and secure" conduct of the JEE Main 2020 exam.

What is the JEE Main Exam?

The full form of JEE Main is the Joint Entrance Examination Mains. It is a national level entrance examination conducted by NTA for admission into Engineering (B.E./B.Tech) and Architecture (B.Arch./B.Plan.) courses in the top CFTIs, like the NITs, IIITs, and SFIs, State Engineering Colleges of the participating states and other participating institutions.

National Testing Agency (NTA) has been developed as a premier, autonomous, specialist, and self-sustained testing organization to conduct entrance examinations for admission in top educational institutions. This exam is conducted twice a year in January and April. The examination will be conducted in two individual papers i.e. Paper-I - Engineering (BE/ B.Tech) Paper-II - Architecture (B.Arch./B.Plan.).

Joint Seat Allocation Authority has the authority to conduct the counselling process for the participating institutes. The following table shows the overview highlights for JEE Main 2020 (April).

JEE Main 2020 at a glance
Exam Name Joint Entrance Examination Main
Acronym JEE Main
Conducting Body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Level National
Category Undergraduate
Frequency Twice a Year (January & April)
JEE Main Exam Mode Online i.e. Computer-based Test (CBT) & Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT) only for (Drawing)
Question Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), Drawing
JEE Main Exam Duration 3 hours i.e., 180 minutes
JEE Main Marking Scheme +4 mark for the Correct Answers -1 Mark for Wrong Answers
Medium/Language English, Hindi, and Gujarati
Official Website jeemain.nta.nic.in
Helpline Number 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526

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JEE Main 2020 Exam Date

The various sessions and rounds of the JEE Main 2020 Exam may seem confusing. To understand perfectly, you can find the details of JEE Main 2020 Exam Dates below:

Admit Card: Admit Card for the April session of the JEE Main exam is expected to be released by the NTA online for all the aspirants on August 17, 2020. It is a mandatory document and one has to carry it to the exam hall without fail.

Exam Day: It will be conducted online i.e. Computer-based Test (CBT) and offline i.e., Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT) for drawing on September 1, 2020 to September 6, 2020 from 9 am to 12 noon in the morning shift and from 3 pm to 6 pm in the evening shift.

Results: You can check the results for the JEE Main 2020 April session on the official website which are expected to be released on September 11, 2020.

Given below is a table of the summarised events related to the JEE Main 2020 Exam.

JEE Main 2020 Exam Dates
Important Events/ Schedule Dates (January Paper) Dates (April/September Paper)
Application Form Start Date September 3, 2019 February 7, 2020
Application Form Last Date October 10, 2019 May 24, 2020 (Extended)
JEE Main 2020 Correction Window Dates October 14 to October 20, 2019 July 4 to July 20, 2020
JEE Main 2020 Admit Card Availability December 6, 2019 August 17, 2020
JEE Main Exam Date 2020 January 6 to January 9, 2020 September 1, 2020 to September 6, 2020
JEE Main 2020 Results Announcement January 17, 2020 September 11, 2020

JEE Main 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates aiming to write JEE Main 2020 need to make sure they fit the eligibility requirements put forth by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The basic eligibility requirement for all candidates is to have passed Class 10 and 12 examinations or its equivalent. In addition, other aspects of the JEE Main 2020 Eligibility Criteria are listed below:

Age Limit:

There is No Age Limit specified by the NTA for the candidates to appear for the exam. However, each candidate must understand that every college (with reference to IITs, NITs, GFTIs, etc.) has prescribed age limits. Details about that will be made available in the JEE Main 2020 Information Brochure. It is important to plan one's attempts accordingly.

Educational Qualifications:

The candidates who have passed 10+2 or any other equivalent examination in the year 2018 or 2019 or are appearing in 2020 from a recognized Board of Education are eligible to appear for JEE Main 2020 April Sessions.

Admission to NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs participating through the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB):

  • For B.E./B.Tech.: The candidates must have passed 10+2 or any other equivalent examination with Mathematics and Physics as mandatory subjects along with anyone among the following subjects - Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subjects, with a minimum of 75% marks for general category candidates and 65% for SC/ST category candidates from a recognized Board of Education.
  • For B.Arch./B.Plan.: The candidates must have passed 10+2 or any other equivalent examination with Mathematics as a mandatory subject, with minimum 75% marks for general category candidates and 65% for SC/ST category candidates from a recognized Board of Education.

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  • Reservation of Seats: As per the Government of India rules, the candidates belonging to certain categories have seats reserved for them as well as certain relaxations during the admission process. These categories or groups are listed below:
    • Other Backward Classes (OBC) if they belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL).
    • Scheduled Castes (SC).
    • Scheduled Tribes (ST).
    • Persons with Disability (PwD) with 40% or more disability.
    • General - Economically Weaker Section (Gen-EWS)

Availing the relaxation for the above categories of students is subject to the verification of the relevant documents and certificates at the time of application and counselling.

Provisions for Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

  • Application: Candidates with a disability should fill in the type and percentage of disability correctly in the online application form for JEE Main 2020.
  • Scribe/Reader: Candidate will have the discretion of opting his/her own scribe/reader or may submit the request to the centre superintendent for the same. Only the candidates, who have 40% or more disability, will be provided with a Scribe/Reader on the request.
  • Essentials for Reader/Scribe: The centre superintendent will identify the scribe/ reader when a request is received from the candidate, he/she would be allowed to meet the scribe a day before the JEE Main 2020 examination to verify the suitability of the scribe.

JEE Main 2020 Registration

JEE Main is conducted twice a year in January and in April. Application form for the April 2020 paper was available from February 7, 2020 to May 24, 2020. Candidates are required to register first and then apply by following the instructions mentioned below.

Candidates will have to fill in the JEE Main 2020 Application Form online. The application fee should be paid through online payment gateways such as Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking/UPI/PayTM only.

How to Apply for JEE Main 2020?

Step by step procedure on how to apply for JEE Main 2020 is given below:

Step 1: Registration

Registration can be done on the official website of JEE Main 2020 by entering valid credentials in the registration link. A fee is applicable for the registration which must be paid through NetBanking, Credit Card, or Debit Card.

Given below is the registration fee applicable for JEE Main 2020 Registration:

JEE Main 2020 Registration
JEE Main 2020 Test Papers Category In India Outside India

Paper-I - Engineering (B.E./B.Tech.)
OR
Paper-II - Architecture (B.Arch./B.Plan.)

General/OBC (Non-creamy layer)/ Gen-EWS Boys - INR 650
Girls - INR 325
Boys - INR 3000
Girls - INR 1500
SC/ST/PwD/Transgender Boys - INR 325
Girls - INR 325
Boys - INR 1500
Girls - INR 1500

Both Paper-I - Engineering (B.E./B.Tech.)
AND
Paper-II - Architecture (B.Arch./B.Plan.)

General/OBC (Non-creamy layer)/ Gen-EWS Boys - INR 1300
Girls - INR 650
Boys - INR 6000
Girls - INR 3000
SC/ST/PwD/Transgender Boys - INR 650
Girls - INR 650
Boys - INR 3000
Girls - INR 3000

Step 2: Documents Upload

While filling out the registration form for JEE Main 2020, candidates will have to upload the scanned copy of a recently taken passport size photograph and signature as per the dimensions mentioned in the table below. Use relevant resizing and compressing tools on the internet to make sure this is a smooth process.

JEE Main 2020 Uploads
Upload Documents Dimensions Size Format
Photograph - 10 KB to 200 KB .jpg/.jpeg
Signature 3.5 cm width x 1.5 cm height 4 KB to 30 KB .jpg/.jpeg

Note: Before filling in the application form, the candidate should have a scanned image of his/her recent passport size photograph and signature in running handwriting. These scanned images are to be uploaded during the submission of the JEE Main 2020 application form. The photograph should be coloured or black/ white (but clear contrast) with the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph printed on it.

JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

The Admit Cards for the JEE Main 2020 January Session was released on December 6, 2019. Admit Card for the April/September Session was released on August 17, 2020. The admit card is usually made available to download at least 10 days before the stipulated exam date. In case candidates are unable to download the JEE Main April 2020 Admit Card from the website, they can approach the Help Line numbers between 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The phone numbers of the help desk are available on the website of JEE (Main).

How to download JEE Main 2020 Admit Card?

To download the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card, follow the steps given below:

  • Visit the JEE (Main) official website.
  • Click on the 'Download Admit Card' link.
  • Enter details like the Application Number/ Date of Birth/ Password and Security Pin.
  • Cross-check all the details on the Admit card before downloading the document

Candidates must carry the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card without fail to the examination centre along with a photo ID proof.

Details Provided in the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can check with the below information regarding the contents of the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

Applicant’s name Application number
Roll number Father's name
Course name Date of birth
Gender Category
State of Eligibility Candidate's Signature and Photograph
PwD Status Centre Code 
Test City  Date of Examination
Time of Examination (Paper-I / Paper-II / Paper-III) Candidate’s Parent Signature
Important Instructions --

Documents To Be Carried Along With JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

On the day of the exam, a candidate must mandatorily carry the JEE Main Admit Card. However, it is not the only document that a candidate has to carry. A candidate may also be asked to show a government-issued ID as a valid proof of identity. Some of the documents a candidate is required to possess to be considered admissible are listed below:

  1. Valid Photo ID (Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Voter ID, Passport)
  2. Passport size photograph of the candidate
  3. PwD Certificate

JEE Main 2020 Exam Centres

JEE Main 2020 Exam Centres will be present in all the major cities across India. The candidates may choose up to 4 JEE Main 2020 Exam Centres. Best efforts will be taken to allocate the exam centre as per the order of preference.

  • ID Proof: Candidates must carry a valid photo ID proof along with the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card to the Exam Centre without fail.
  • Authority: The decision of the NTA regarding the allotment of Exam Centre, Date, and Shift shall be final. So no candidate can request a change in the exam centre.

Important Note: Candidates failing to carry a valid photo ID proof (Aadhaar/Voter ID Card) along with the JEE Main 2020 Admit Card/Hall Ticket to the Exam Centre will not be allowed inside the examination hall.

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern

Being thorough with the JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern gives the candidate a competitive and strategic advantage. Given below is the mode in which JEE Main 2020 will be conducted for various courses:

JEE Main 2020 Course-wise Exam Pattern
Course/Programme Test type/Subjects Included
B.E./B.Tech.

Online i.e., Computer-based Test

B.Arch.

Part-I: Mathematics and Part-II: Aptitude Test in Online mode, i.e. Computer-based Test (CBT) only
and Part-III: Drawing Test in Offline mode, i.e., Pen & Paper Based (PBT)

B.Planning

Part-I: Mathematics, Part-II: Aptitude Test, and Part-III: Planning Based Questions in
Computer Based Test (CBT) mode only

An overview of the JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern is given below:

  • Question Type: The JEE Main 2020 question paper will have Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) for Paper-I and Paper-II except Drawing. Drawing is a subjective type.
  • Topics: The JEE Main Question paper will comprise of the following topics:
    • Paper-I: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
    • Paper-II: Aptitude Test, Mathematics, and Drawing
  • Duration: The time given to complete the JEE Main 2020 examination will be 3 hours, i.e. 180 minutes.
  • Marking Scheme: Four marks will be awarded for every correct answer and one mark will be deducted for incorrect answers. For drawing, two questions will be asked for 100 marks.
  • Medium/Language: The question paper could be attempted in English, Hindi, and Gujarati. From January 2021, JEE Main can be attempted in at least 11 languages which include English, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Odiya, Telugu, Tamil, and Urdu.

JEE Main Updated Exam Pattern

Section-wise Exam Pattern for JEE Main 2020 Paper-I (Latest)

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern
S.No. Subjects Questions Marks
1 Mathematics (20+5*) 100
2 Physics (20+5*) 100
3 Chemistry (20+5*) 100
Total 75 300

*Note: 20 questions will be MCQs & 5 questions will be numerical type questions.

Section-wise Exam Pattern for JEE Main 2020 Paper-II

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern
S.No. Subjects Questions Marks
1 Part-I: Mathematics 20+5* 100
2 Part-II: Aptitude Test 50 200
3 Part-III: Drawing 2 100
Total 77 400

Solving previous year question papers will enable the candidate to understand the exam pattern and plan their time effectively.

JEE Main 2020 Syllabus

The JEE Main 2020 Syllabus will be based on the subjects and topics from Classes 11 and 12. This is common for both JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. Just that the difficulty level of these sections is higher in the JEE Advanced Exam. JEE Mains and Advanced Syllabus 2020 for Paper-I and Paper-II are discussed below:

Subjects

  1. Paper-I - Physics, Chemistry (Organic and Inorganic), and Mathematics.
  2. Paper-II - Aptitude Test, Mathematics, and Drawing. [Aptitude Test is for B.Arch./B.Planning].

The lists below will give an idea about the topics included in each subject.

Physics

Physics and Measurement, Thermodynamics, Rotational Motion, Laws of Motion, Electronic Devices, Oscillations and Waves, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Induction, and Alternating Currents, Optics, Electrostatics, Kinematics, Work, Energy and Power, Gravitation, Properties of Solids and Liquids, Kinetic Theory of Gases, etc.

Chemistry

  • Physical Chemistry: Core and Basic concepts in Chemistry, Atomic Structure, Chemical Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Chemical Kinetics, States of Matter, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, etc.
  • Organic Chemistry: Purification and characterization of Organic compounds, Chemistry in everyday life, Organic Compounds containing Halogens, Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen, Some basic principles of Organic Chemistry, etc.
  • Inorganic Chemistry: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), D and F block elements, Environmental Chemistry, Hydrogen, Block Elements - group 13 to group 18 elements, etc.

Aptitude

This section is believed to be more of abstract and logical reasoning.

Awareness of places, persons, buildings and materials, Texture and Objects related to Architecture, Visualizing 3D objects from 2D drawings, Visualizing Different sides of 3D Objects, Mental Ability, Analytical Reasoning, Color Texture, Contrast and Harmony, Building Forms and Elements, 3D-Perception, and Appreciation of scale and proportion of objects.

Mathematics

Sequence and Series, Matrices and Determinants, Differential Equations, Sets, Relations and Functions, Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations, Permutations and Combinations, Mathematical Induction, Binomial Theorem, and its simple applications, Limit, Continuity and Differentiability, Integral Calculus, Differential Equations, Coordinate Geometry, Three-Dimensional Geometry, Vector Algebra, Statistics and Probability, Trigonometry, Mathematical Reasoning.

Drawing

Drawing and Designing of geometrical or abstract shapes & patterns in pencil, Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, Elevation and 3D views of objects rotation, Development of Surfaces and Volumes, Generation of Plan, Creating 2D & 3D compositions using given shapes and forms, and Sketching of activities of urban scenes from memory.

The syllabus gives an idea of the topics that come under that ambit of JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. However, the type of questions and methods to solve them are best learnt from practice and reference books. It is not just basic questions asked from the above-mentioned topics. Application of the concepts forms a significant part of the exam.

JEE Main 2020 Reference Books

Candidates are advised to refer to the following books, which are recommended by the conducting authority (NTA) for the preparation. You can check the JEE Main 2020 Reference Books mentioned below according to the respective subjects:

Book Author / Publication
Concepts of Modern Physics (SIE) Arthur, Sobita Mahajan, and S. Rai Choudhury
Understanding Physics of Electricity & Magnetism DC Pandey
Understanding Physics for JEE Main & JEE Advanced for Waves & Thermodynamics DC Pandey
Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations RC Mukherjee
Organic Chemistry Objective Arihant
Organic Chemistry Robert Thornton Morrison
A Master Resource Book in Chemistry Sanjay Sharma
 Maths 12th Grade Text Book NCERT
Maths 10th Grade Text Book NCERT
Mathematical Analysis G.N. Berman
Trigonometry for JEE Main & JEE Advanced Arihant


JEE Main is one of the most difficult exams conducted by the NTA agency. The candidates are also advised to take mock tests and go through the question papers of the last 4-5 years.

JEE Main 2020 Result

JEE Main 2020 results for the January paper were declared on the official website for all candidates on January 17, 2020. JEE Main 2020 Results for the April paper will be released tentatively on September 11, 2020.

JEE Main 2020 Result are generally compiled based on the final answer key. Candidates must not expect changes in their score after the JEE Main 2020 Results are out.

Tie-Breakers

If a tie exists in the total scores obtained by candidates in B.Tech./B.E., then the best score in the following subjects will be taken into consideration in the following in descending order to determine who ranks higher:

  • NTA score in Mathematics
  • NTA score in Physics
  • NTA score in Chemistry
  • Candidates having a lesser number of negative responses in the paper.
  • Candidates older in Age.

If a tie exists in the scores obtained by aspirants in B.Arch., then the following criteria in the descending order are taken into consideration to determine who ranks higher:

  • NTA score in Mathematics
  • NTA score in Aptitude Test
  • NTA score in Drawing Test
  • Candidates having a lesser number of negative responses in the paper
  • Candidates older in age

Percentile Scores: These are scores based on the relative performance of all those who appear for the examination. The marks obtained in the JEE Main exam are transformed into a scale ranging from 100 to 0 for each session of the exam candidates. The formula for calculating the percentile score is mentioned below:

[100*Number of Candidates Appearing in a Session with the Raw Score Equal To or Less than the Candidate] / Total Number of Candidates Appearing in a Session

Re-evaluation/ Re-checking: There shall be no provision for re-evaluation/re-checking of results as scores are compiled based on an answer key. No correspondence in this regard will be entertained.

JEE Main 2020 Cutoff

JEE Main is a National-level Examination conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). JEE Main cutoff 2020 will be released by the National Testing Agency (NTA). NTA will release the JEE Main 2020 Cutoff along with the result of JEE Main.

Candidates can check the JEE Main 2020 cut-off by logging into the result portal online. The JEE Main cutoff 2020 is the minimum score to be eligible to appear in JEE Advance.

JEE Main 2020 Counselling

Candidates who have cleared the JEE Main 2020 will be called for the counselling process. Potential aspirants will be admitted into any of the institutions such as NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs for the B.E/B.Tech/B. Planning course only based on their All India Ranking (AIR).

Those candidates must also meet the minimum eligibility conditions i.e they should have scored at least 75% marks in the 12th standard examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th exam / equivalent qualifying examination conducted by the respective Boards.

The admission process for each institute varies from the other. Hence, candidates must visit the JoSAA/ CSAB or concerned state university website for updates regarding counselling. It is important to understand the ranking system and the dual allotment system while applying for counselling.

Normally, candidates proceed to attempt JEE Advanced to get into premier IITs and NITs

Seat Allocation Procedure

Aspirants are offered admission by following the JEE Main 2020 seat allocation procedure. They will be given seats based on their AIR ranks and as well as their choice of courses. To choose a program, candidates have to visit the concerned institute's website regularly and make their choices at the appropriate time.

Document Verification

All candidates have to present their valid and original documents during the JEE Main 2020 counselling process. The idea behind this is to check the following aspects of the candidate.

  • Identification
  • Age
  • Qualifying examination
  • State of eligibility,
  • Category and disability (if any)

The above documents need to be produced at the time of counselling:

The following documents must be produced at the time of registration for JoSAA 2020:

3 Passport size photographs in white background Provisional Seat Allotment Letter
Class XII Performance Check Proof of Fee Payment (Receipt)
Admit Card of JEE (Mains and Advanced) ScoreCard of JEE (Mains and Advanced)
Class X Marks Sheet Class XII Marks Sheet
Medical Certificate Category Certificate (if applicable)
Registration cum locked choices for the seat allotment DS certificate (if applicable)
Passport of the students and parents (if applicable) --

JEE Main 2020 Courses Offered

Clearing JEE Main 2020 will help a student pursue different engineering degree programs in various engineering colleges. For IITs, after JEE Mains, a candidate must clear JEE Advanced to be eligible for admission. For other colleges such as the NITs, IIITs, and GFTIs including various other institutions, JEE Main scores along with Class 12 board marks are the educational criterion to be met for admission. The table below shows the important courses offered through the JEE Main exam. Specializations under each of these courses vary among colleges.

JEE Main 2020 Courses Offered
Streams Courses
Engineering B.E (Bachelor of Engineering)
B.Tech (Bachelor of Technology)
Architecture B.Arch (Bachelor of Architecture)
B.Plan (Bachelor of Planning)

JEE Main 2020 Preparation Tips

Given below are pointers to enhance preparatory efforts for the JEE Main 2020 Exam:

  • Know your syllabus thoroughly.
  • Understand the exam pattern and the topics included.
  • Make a realistic timetable and map out a preparation plan
  • Invest in quality reference material and practice books. Coaching centres can help with gathering information and adequate guidance.
  • Practice until you are perfect using mock tests and previous year papers available.
  • Do not neglect your health and well-being, they are important too. Rest well and eat well.
  • For your exam day strategy, try to keep calm and focused, go according to a plan that is the most time-efficient for you.

JEE Main 2020 Final Answer Key

JEE Main 2020 final answer key has been released by NTA. Candidates can check the answer key below.

JEE Main Previous Years' Answer Keys

The answer key for the JEE Main January Paper CBT mode has been released on the official website. Candidates can log in to see their responses. Below here we have provided the information about the previous year question papers and their answer keys.

JEE Main Answer Keys for 2019
Date Exam Session Question Papers Answer Keys
7th April 2019 Morning Click Here Click Here
Afternoon Click Here Click Here
8th April 2019 Morning Click Here Click Here
Afternoon Click Here Click Here
9th April 2019 Morning Click Here Click Here
Afternoon Click Here Click Here
10th April 2019 Morning Click Here Click Here
Afternoon Click Here Click Here
12th April 2019 Morning Click Here Click Here
Afternoon Click Here Click Here

JEE Main 2020 Helpdesk

For any doubts or queries, candidates can contact the concerned authorities using the details given below.

Address for correspondence
Block C-20/1A/8, Sector 62,
Gautam Budh Nagar, Noida -201309 (UP)

HelpLine: For Technical Support, you can contact only during working days between 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

JEE Main 2020 Helpline Number: 0120-6895200

Official Website: jeemain.nta.nic.in

Test Practice Centres

To help students prepare for the JEE Main 2020 exam the National Testing Agency (NTA) has set up a network of Test Practice Centres all over India. Students can get familiar with the Computer-Based Test Mode by practising there.

There will be experienced, qualified and professional Nodal officers and staff to help the candidates and clear their doubts.

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Frequently Asked Questions

A candidate can attempt JEE Main for a maximum of 6 times since the exam is held twice a year.

As per JEE Eligibility Criteria, there is no age limit for writing the exam. Anyone who has completed Class 12 can attempt JEE Main.

The application process for JEE Main April 2020 session starts on February 7, 2020.

JEE Main Result for April 2020 session will be released sometime after the exam is conducted. The exam will be conducted between September 1, 2020, and September 6, 2020.

The fee for JEE Main Registration 2020 is given as follows: Paper I - Engineering (BE/ B.Tech) or Paper II - Architecture (B.Arch/ B.Plan)

  • General/ OBC (NCL)/ Gen-EWS
    • Boys - INR 650/-
    • Girls - INR 325/-
  • SC/ ST/ PWD/ Transgender
    • Boys - INR INR 325/-
    • Girls - INR 325/-

Both Paper I - Engineering (BE/ B.Tech) & Paper II - Architecture (B.Arch/ B.Plan)

  • General/ OBC (NCL)/ Gen-EWS
    • Boys - INR 1300/-
    • Girls - INR 650/-
  • SC/ ST/ PWD/ Transgender
    • Boys - INR 650/-
    • Girls - INR 650/-

JEE Main will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).

JEE Main is an important exam from the students' point of view. Hence, the competition for it is very high. As a student, you should not think about the exam difficulty much. You should work on your basic concepts and practice a lot. There are several coaching centres and options available to begin preparing for the exam in advance.

A student will have to register with his/her active mobile number and email ID. He/she will then receive important updates about JEE Main 2020 on the registered mobile number and email ID.

JEE Main will be conducted in English, Hindi, and Gujarati. From January 2021, JEE Main can be attempted in at least 11 languages which include English, Bengali, Assamese, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Odiya, Telugu, Tamil, and Urdu.

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Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
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The eligibility is 10+2, with 80% of marks. Besides that, the stream selection for the course is based on your JEE rank.

Basically, 80% of the seats are filled through JEE mains marks, while the remaining 20% are allotted through the college level counseling based on the merit list of the qualifying examination marks.



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Poornima University is one of the best universities of Jaipur in regard to studies and discipline.

The eligibility criteria and admission procedure for B.Tech in Computer Science and Information Technology is very basic. The students need a good percentage in 10+2 and JEE Main marks are considered for admission.

Yes, I have given the entrance examination for IIT/JEE, i.e., JEE mains.

The typical cutoff for IITs and NITs are more than 100 marks in the JEE Mains examination.



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Nakshatra
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Computer Science), batch of 2023
07 Aug 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10

I took JEE main and MCET for admission.



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Gautam
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2018
21 Jul 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

For admission, LEET exam scores are accepted. The eligibility criteria for B.Tech/BBA is the candidates must have completed 10+2 from a recognized board and should have secured at least 50% aggregate. Besides, the admissions are based on the merit of the JEE main.

The eligibility criteria for MBA is the candidates must have completed the graduation degree with 50% aggregate. The eligible students can apply for admissions online through the official website of the college. The admissions are based on past academic merits.



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Mounika
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2021
16 Jul 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
9/10

The eligibility criteria is HSC (10+2 pattern) with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as the compulsory subjects conducted by State Board of Telangana/any other recognized board. The candidate must be an Indian National/NRI with Indian origin belonging to the state of Telangana/Andhra Pradesh to be eligible for CMR Engineering College.

For lateral entry candidates having a diploma or the final year diploma candidates from the State Board of Technical Education and Training, Telangana /any other examination board, the marks obtained by the candidate for admission in the qualifying exam marks must not below 45% (40% in case of SC/ST/OBC candidate). The candidate must qualify EAMCET for A category seats. The candidate must qualify JEE MAIN for B category seats. The candidate must qualify ECET who has pursued their diploma from SBTET.



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Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electronics & Communication Engineering), batch of 2022
17 Jun 2020
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

To get admission in JIMSEMTC students must have passed class 12 or equivalent exam with at least 55% of aggregate marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

Students must qualify JEE Main with a valid score. The university will make a merit list on the basis of the candidate's scores in JEE Main. After that, students will be called for counseling and admission to IPU on the basis of the merit list
 
The cutoff will vary based on the year's JEE Main scores.


Discussion Forum



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Can I get admission in BIT Mesra as my JEE Mains score is 140?

Can I get admission in BIT Mesra as my JEE Mains score is 140?

Asked By: komal,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Komal,

You have very less chances but you can try your luck. Go through the JEE Main Cutoff to have more clarity.



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Can I get CSE at SASTRA University? I got 64 marks in JEE Mains.

Can I get CSE at SASTRA University? I got 64 marks in JEE Mains.

Asked By: jasmine,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi Jasmine,

You have a good chance of getting admission in SASTRA University through JEE Main.

Good Luck!!!



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How to crack JEE Main 2018

How can I crack JEE Main 2018 in 3 months?

Asked By: Sahana,


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How to get admit card for JEE Main?

I have applied for JEE Main 2018. How can I get the admit card?

Asked By: Ranjitha Krishnan,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello, you can download your admit card from the official site of JEE Main 2020 using your registered account. Thanks for reaching us.



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What is the total duration of the examination?

I want to know the total duration of the JEE Main 2018 examination. Could you help me with it?

Asked By: Hari Haran,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

There are two papers in JEE Main examination Paper-I and Paper-II. Both the papers have to be completed within 3 hours. Thanks for reaching us.



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I have applied for improvement in 2017. When do I need to fill the Class 12 Roll No?

Asked By: Shivansh Sundar,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello, Shivansh,

The facility will be open from the last week of May or 1st week of June 2020. Candidates can choose which result they wish to be considered and enter the respective Roll No.



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What is the age limit to write JEE Main?

Hi, I completed my 12th study in 2016. Am I eligible to write JEE Main 2018?

Asked By: Nithin,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi, Nithin. You are very well eligible to write JEE Main 2020 Examination. All the Best.



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I belong to OBC category. Can I avail the reservations?

Asked By: Savitri Sushma,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello, Savtri,

As per rule from CBSE, every OBC candidate must check the OBC National List. If it is not mentioned in this list it means that it belongs to the State list. So OBC Candidates who are not in OBC – NCL central list must choose General in their category. They cannot avail any reservations. For the state admission, however, they can apply under their category and avail the reservations.



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If my surname or details in the name don’t match my school records, what should I do?

Asked By: Parineeti ,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hello, Parineeti thanks for showing interest in JEE Main 2020.

CBSE has given two option for this

  • First is that the candidates apply for the correction in the Aadhaar Card
  • and the apply using the 14 digit Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No.


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Aadhaar Card Number failure but the details submitted by me are correct. What can I do to correct?

Hello, my name is Sangeeta, Aadhaar authentication failure but the details submitted by me are correct. What can I do to correct this?

Asked By: sangeeta Bijlani,

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Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Hi, Sangeeta,

Don't Worry, Sangeeta, this means that the Biometric details in your Aadhaar Card are incorrect. Get it corrected from the center and until then use the 14 digit Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. to apply.


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