JEE Main Exam Centres 2021 - Updated Test Cities List

Exam Date : February 23, 2021 To February 26, 2021
Result Date : March 10, 2021

While filling their application forms, the candidates will be asked to choose the cities where it would be most convenient for them to appear for the JEE Main 2021 examination. The candidates must make this decision thoughtfully, as once chosen, they cannot get their exam centres changed under any circumstances. All the details related to the provided JEE Main Exam Centres 2021 are discussed on this page. 

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The admit card of JEE Main will hold the information regarding the exam center, the shift, and other instructions to be followed on the exam day. The administrative and all related responsibilities have been transferred to the National Testing Agency (NTA). JEE Main 2021 will be conducted four times a year, in February, March, April and May.

Candidates can write either of the two or both the papers depending on the course they choose.

JEE Main JEE Main Admit Card JEE Main Exam Date
JEE Main Syllabus JEE Main Eligibility JEE Main Answer Key

NTA will set up JEE Main Exam Centres in approximately 330 cities in India for the academic year 2021. Candidates are required to select a total of 4 cities for the exam center in chronological order of preference. Please note that these selections cannot be altered once the application form has been filled in and submitted.

Candidates failing to carry a valid photo ID proof (Aadhaar Card / Voter ID Card) with their admit card/hall ticket to the center will not be allowed inside the exam hall. 

Most of the exam centers will serve students with English or Hindi JEE Main Question Papers. At exam centers across Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli, the Question Paper will be available in Gujarati as well.

How to choose the Test Centre for JEE Main 2021?

The applicants will be allowed to choose a maximum of 4 cities, where they would prefer their exam centre to be located. The candidates must do so in a chronological order. The steps to choose the JEE Main Exam Centre for 2021 are given below:

  1. Choose the top 4 cities closest to you, from the list of JEE Main 2021 Exam Centres given below. 
  2. Go to the official website of JEE Mains 2021, i.e., www.jeemain.nta.nic.in
  3. In your application form, fill the chosen cities in a chronological way, where no. 1 is your first preference. 
  4. NTA generally allots candidate the first city, but in case the test centre is incapable of accommodating the candidate, he/she will be given the second city chosen. 

A sample screenshot of the application form is provided below to help candidates understand the process of choice filling for the exam centers.

JEE Main Registration

What to carry to the JEE Main 2021 Exam Centre? 

The candidates will have to carry certain articles to the examination centre for JEE Main 2021. 

  1. A hardcopy of JEE Main Admit Cards 2021 must be brought to the venue mandatorily. Candidates without the document will not be allowed to enter the exam centre. 
  2. A passport sized photograph of the candidate must be brought to the exam centre. The photograph must be the same as the one uploaded by the candidate on his/her application form. 
  3. A government-issued photo identity proof, such as the Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Voter ID or Driving License. The ID proof being carried must be valid and original. 
  4. If the candidate is reserved under PwD, he/she must bring along the certificate testifying his/her disability, issued by a competent authority. 

JEE Main Exam Centres List 2021 

JEE Main 2021 will be conducted in major cities and towns of India as well as abroad. The list of all JEE Main 2021 exam centres (state-wise and international) is given in the table below: 

Andaman & Nicobar
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
PORT BLAIR Yes Yes AL01
Andhra Pradesh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
ANANTAPUR No Yes AP01
BAPATLA No Yes AP02
BHEEMAVARAM No Yes AP03
CHIRALA No Yes AP04
CHITTOOR No Yes AP05
ELURU No Yes AP06
GUNTUR Yes Yes AP07
KADAPA No Yes AP08
KAKINADA No Yes AP09
KURNOOL No Yes AP10
NELLORE No Yes AP11
ONGOLE No Yes AP12
RAJAHMUNDRY No Yes AP13
SRIKAKULAM No Yes AP14
TADEPALLIGUDEM No Yes AP15
TIRUPATI Yes Yes AP16
VIJAYAWADA Yes Yes AP17
VISAKHAPATNAM Yes Yes AP18
VIZIANAGARAM No Yes AP19
NARASARAOPET No Yes AP20
PRODATTUR No Yes AP21
SURAMPALEM No Yes AP22
Arunachal Pradesh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
ITANAGAR Yes Yes AL01
Assam
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DIBRUGARH No Yes AM01
GUWAHATI Yes Yes AM02
JORHAT No Yes AM03
SILCHAR Yes Yes AM04
TEZPUR No Yes AM05
Bihar
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AURANGABAD (BIHAR) No Yes BR01
BHAGALPUR No Yes BR02
BIHAR SHARIF No Yes BR03
DARBHANGA No Yes BR04
GAYA Yes Yes BR05
MUZAFFARPUR Yes Yes BR06
PATNA Yes Yes BR07
PURNEA No Yes BR08
ARRAH No Yes BR09
Chandigarh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
CHANDIGARH / MOHALI Yes Yes CH01
Chhattisgarh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BHILAI/DURG No Yes CG01
BILASPUR No Yes CG02
RAIPUR Yes Yes CG03
Dadra Nagar Haveli
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DADRA NAGAR HAVELI Yes Yes DL01
Daman & Diu
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DAMAN Yes Yes DN01
DIU Yes Yes DN02
Delhi
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DELHI Yes Yes DL01
Goa
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
PANAJI / MADGAON Yes Yes GO01
Gujarat
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AHMEDABAD Yes Yes GJ01
ANAND Yes Yes GJ02
BHAVNAGAR Yes Yes GJ03
GANDHINAGAR Yes Yes GJ04
GODHRA Yes Yes GJ05
JAMNAGAR No Yes GJ06
JUNAGARH No Yes GJ07
MEHSANA No Yes GJ08
PATAN Yes Yes GJ09
RAJKOT Yes Yes GJ10
SURAT Yes Yes GJ11
VADODARA Yes Yes GJ12
VALSAD Yes Yes GJ13
HIMATNAGAR Yes Yes GJ14
Haryana
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AMBALA No Yes HR01
BAHADURGARH No Yes HR02
FARIDABAD Yes Yes HR03
GURUGRAM Yes Yes HR04
HISAR Yes Yes HR05
KARNAL Yes Yes HR06
KURUKSHETRA Yes Yes HR07
PANIPAT No Yes HR08
SONIPAT No Yes HR09
YAMUNA NAGAR No Yes HR10
Himachal Pradesh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BILASPUR No Yes HP01
DHARAMSHALA No Yes HP02
HAMIRPUR No Yes HP03
HAMIRPUR Yes Yes HP04
PALAMPUR No Yes HP05
SHIMLA Yes Yes HP06
SOLAN No Yes HP07
MANDI No Yes HP08
UNA Yes Yes HP09
KULLU No Yes HP10
Jammu & Kashmir
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BARAMULLAH No Yes JK01
JAMMU Yes Yes JK02
SRINAGAR Yes Yes JK03
Jharkhand
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BOKARO STEEL CITY Yes Yes JH01
DHANBAD Yes Yes JH02
JAMSHEDPUR Yes Yes JH03
RANCHI Yes Yes JH04
HAZARIBAGH Yes Yes JH05
Karnataka
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BAGALKOT No Yes KK01
BELGAUM No Yes KK02
BELLARY No Yes KK03
BENGALURU Yes Yes KK04
BIDAR No Yes KK05
DEVANAGERE No Yes KK06
DHARWAD No Yes KK07
GULBARGA No Yes KK08
HASSAN No Yes KK09
HUBBALLI (HUBLI) Yes Yes KK10
KOLAR No Yes KK11
MANGALURU (MANGALORE) Yes Yes KK12
MANIPAL No Yes KK13
MYSORE No Yes KK14
SHIVAMOGGA (SHIMOGA) No Yes KK15
TUMKUR No Yes KK16
UDUPI No Yes KK17
MANDYA No Yes KK18
Kerala
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
ALAPPUZHA No Yes KL01
ANGAM ALY No Yes KL02
CHENGANUR No Yes KL03
ERNAKULAM / KOCHI Yes Yes KL04
IDUKKI No Yes KL05
KANJIRAPPALLY No Yes KL06
KANNUR No Yes KL07
KASARAGOD No Yes KL08
KOLLAM No Yes KL09
KOTHAMANGALAM No Yes KL10
KOTTAYAM No Yes KL11
KOZHIKODE Yes Yes KL12
MALAPURAM No Yes KL13
MOOVATTUPUZHA No Yes KL14
PALAKKAD No Yes KL15
PATHANAMATHITHA No Yes KL16
THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Yes Yes KL17
THRISSUR No Yes KL18
Lakshadweep
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
KAVARRATI Yes Yes LD01
Ladakh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
LEH Yes Yes LL01
Madhya Pradesh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BALAGHAT No Yes MP01
BETUL No Yes MP02
BHOPAL Yes Yes MP03
CHHATARPUR No Yes MP04
CHHINDWARA No Yes MP05
GWALIOR Yes Yes MP06
INDORE Yes Yes MP07
JABALPUR Yes Yes MP08
KHARGAON No Yes MP09
MANDSUR No Yes MP10
REWA Yes Yes MP11
SAGAR No Yes MP12
SATNA No Yes MP13
SEHDOL No Yes MP14
UJJAIN Yes Yes MP15
VIDISHA No Yes MP16
Maharashtra
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AHMEDNAGAR No Yes MR01
AKOLA No Yes MR02
AMRAVATI Yes Yes MR03
AURANGABAD Yes Yes MR04
BEED No Yes MR05
BHANDARA No Yes MR06
BHUSAWAL No Yes MR07
BULDANA No Yes MR08
CHANDRAPUR No Yes MR09
DHULE No Yes MR10
GADCHIROLI No Yes MR11
GONDIA No Yes MR12
JALGAON No Yes MR13
KOLHAPUR No Yes MR14
LATUR No Yes MR15
MUMBAI Yes Yes MR16
NAGPUR Yes Yes MR17
NANDED No Yes MR18
NASHIK Yes Yes MR19
NAVI MUMBAI No Yes MR20
PARBHANI No Yes MR21
PUNE Yes Yes MR22
RAIGAD/ALIBAUG No Yes MR23
RATNAGIRI No Yes MR24
SANGALI No Yes MR25
SATARA No Yes MR26
SOLAPUR No Yes MR27
THANE Yes Yes MR28
WARDHA No Yes MR29
WASHIM No Yes MR30
YAVATMAL No Yes MR31
Manipur
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
IMPHAL Yes Yes MN01
Meghalaya
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
SHILLONG Yes Yes MG01
Mizoram
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AIZAWL Yes Yes MZ01
Nagaland
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DIMAPUR Yes Yes NL01
KOHIMA Yes Yes NL02
Odisha
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
ANGUL No Yes OR01
BALASORE Yes Yes OR02
BERHAMPUR (GANJAM) Yes Yes OR03
BHUBANESWAR Yes Yes OR04
CUTTACK Yes Yes OR05
DHENKANAL No Yes OR06
JEYPORE No Yes OR07
ROURKELA Yes Yes OR08
SAMBALPUR Yes Yes OR09
Pondicherry
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
PUDUCHERRY Yes Yes PO01
Punjab
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AMRITSAR Yes Yes PB01
BHATINDA Yes Yes PB02
FATHEGARH SAHIB No Yes PB03
JALANDHAR No Yes PB04
LUDHIANA No Yes PB05
PATHANKOT No Yes PB06
PATIALA No Yes PB07
PHAGWARA No Yes PB08
ROPAR No Yes PB09
SANGRUR No Yes PB10
Rajasthan
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AJMER Yes Yes RJ01
ALWAR No Yes RJ02
BHARATPUR No Yes RJ03
BHILWARA No Yes RJ04
BIKANER Yes Yes RJ05
JAIPUR Yes Yes RJ06
JODHPUR Yes Yes RJ07
KOTA Yes Yes RJ08
SIKAR No Yes RJ09
SRIGANGANAGAR No Yes RJ10
UDAIPUR Yes Yes RJ11
Sikkim
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
GANGTOK Yes Yes SM01
Tamil Nadu
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
CHENNAI Yes Yes TN01
COIMBATORE Yes Yes TN02
CUDDALORE No Yes TN03
DINDIGUL No Yes TN04
KANCHIPURAM No Yes TN05
KANYAKUMARI No Yes TN06
KARUR No Yes TN07
MADURAI Yes Yes TN08
NAGERCOIL Yes Yes TN09
NAMAKKAL No Yes TN10
SALEM No Yes TN11
THANJAVUR No Yes TN12
THOOTHUKUDI No Yes TN13
TIRUCHIRAPPALLI No Yes TN14
TIRUNELVELI No Yes TN15
TIRUVALLUR No Yes TN16
TIRUVANNAMALAI No Yes TN17
VELLORE No Yes TN18
VILLIPURAM No Yes TN19
VIRUDHUNAGAR No Yes TN20
Telangana
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
HYDERABAD Yes Yes TL01
KARIMNAGAR No Yes TL02
KHAMMAM Yes Yes TL03
MAHABUBNAGAR No Yes TL04
NALGONDA No Yes TL05
WARANGAL Yes Yes TL07
Tripura
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AGARTALA Yes Yes TA01
Uttarakhand
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
DEHRADUN Yes Yes UK01
HALDWANI Yes Yes UK02
HARIDWAR Yes Yes UK03
NAINITAL Yes No UK04
PANTNAGAR No Yes UK05
ROORKEE Yes Yes UK06
Uttar Pradesh
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
AGRA Yes Yes UP01
ALIGARH No Yes UP02
ALLAHABAD Yes Yes UP03
BAREILLY Yes Yes UP04
BULANDSAHAR No Yes UP05
FAIZABAD No Yes UP06
GHAZIABAD No Yes UP07
GORAKHPUR Yes Yes UP08
GREATER NOIDA / NOIDA No Yes UP09
JHANSI Yes Yes UP10
KANPUR Yes Yes UP11
LUCKNOW Yes Yes UP12
MATHURA No Yes UP13
MEERUT No Yes UP14
MORADABAD No Yes UP15
MUZAFFARNAGAR No Yes UP16
SITAPUR No Yes UP17
VARANASI Yes Yes UP18
West Bengal
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
ASANSOL No Yes WB01
BARDHAMAN No Yes WB02
DURGAPUR Yes Yes WB04
HALDIA No Yes WB05
HOOGHLY No Yes WB06
HOWRAH Yes Yes WB07
KALYANI No Yes WB08
KOLKATA Yes Yes WB10
SILIGURI Yes Yes WB11
Abroad
City JEE Main 2021 January JEE Main 2021 April Code
BAHRAIN Yes Yes ZZ01
COLOMBO No Yes ZZ02
DUBAI Yes Yes ZZ03
KATHMANDU No Yes ZZ04
MUSCAT Yes Yes ZZ05
QATAR Yes Yes ZZ06
RIYADH Yes Yes ZZ07
SHARJAH Yes Yes ZZ08
SINGAPORE No Yes ZZ09

JEE Main 2021 Schedule

NTA is yet to confirm the official schedule for JEE Main 2021.

  • Application Window: The registrations for JEE Main 2021 February session commenced on December 16, 2020. The last date to complete the application process is January 23, 2021. 
  • Exam Date: JEE Main 2021 February session will be conducted in different shifts from February 23, 2021 to February 26, 2021.
JEE Main 2021 February Session Schedule (Tentative)
JEE Main 2021 February Session Events Paper-I
(B.E./B.Tech)
Paper-II
(B.Arch/B.Planning)
Entry into the exam hall 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Test Booklet distribution will start at 9:20 AM 1:50 PM
Seal of the Test Booklet to be broken 9:25 AM 1:55 PM
Deadline for entry into the exam hall 9:30 AM 2:20 PM
Commencement of the exam 9:30 AM 2:30 PM

Map Representation of JEE Main Exam Centres 2021 

All the cities where the exam will be held are displayed in the JEE Main exam centre locator 2021 given below. The candidates can go through the map provided and choose their hometowns and/or the cities closest to their hometown, where they would prefer appearing for the exam. 

 

COVID-19 Specific Guidelines for JEE Main 2021 

  • The candidates would be made to sit at least 1 meter apart from each other.
  • No candidate will be allowed to enter the JEE Main 2021 exam centre without a face mask. 
  • Candidates must report at the venue on time, as they will have to undergo various screening procedures. 
  • Candidates must carry their own hand sanitizers in transparent dispensers. 
  • Candidates must carry their own waterbottles. The bottles must be transparent. 
  • Candidates are strictly advised against standing in groups at the exam centre, before or after taking the exam. 

JEE Main Exam Centre FAQs 

Q. How many exam centers will be set up by for JEE Main 2021?

Ans. Around 330 exam centres will be set up by the NTA for session 2021. Candidates can check the exam/test center allotted to them and also the time & shift of their exam by logging on to the official JEE Main website using their application number, password, and the security pin as shown.

Q. What is the process to choose the JEE Main exam center? Does it involve the candidate's own choice?

Ans. Candidates are required to select a total of 4 cities for the exam center in chronological order of preferencePlease note that these selections cannot be altered once the application form has been filled and submitted.

Q. When is the reporting time at exam centers for the candidates?

Ans. The reporting time will be mentioned on JEE Main 2021 Admit Card. The candidates are advised to reach the exam center at least an hour before the mentioned reporting time.

Q. What are the documents required at the exam center along with the admit card?

Ans. Candidates are required to bring their Admit Card and Aadhar Card to the exam center. In case the candidate hails from Assam, Jammu and Kashmir, and Meghalaya, and do not possess an Aadhar Card, they will have to bring their Passport or any other valid Government identity proof along with their admit card to the exam center.

Q. Is there any way to change the JEE Main Exam Centre 2021 after submitting the application form? 

Ans. NTA gives a window in which all applicants can make certain changes to their JEE Main 2021 application forms. Exam centre is one of the fields that the candidate can make changes to, even at a later stage. They must log into their accounts on the official website, and change the preference of cities on the provided dates for application form correction

Q. How can I check the JEE Mains 2021 Exam Centre allotted to me? 

Ans. NTA is responsible for JEE Main exam centre 2021 allotment. The allotted test centre for JEE Main 2021 will be mentioned on the candidate's admit card. 

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Discussion Forum

A.

Hey Rajurkar,

JEE Main Exam Centres within the regions all over India will be updated as soon as admit card is released. Stay tuned the official website of JEE Main for any updates.

Answer By: Getmyuni

03 May 2018

Q.

A.

Hi Shashi I am Sai. In Assam there are 2 exam center available one in Guwahati and another in Silchar.

Answer By: Getmyuni

28 Sep 2017

Q.

How many exam centres are there for the exam?

Asked By: Anonymous 29 Sep 2017

A.

Hi Ravi

There are different exam centres outside India. There are 8 exam centres outside India. Here is the list 

  • Colombo
  • Kathmandu
  • Singapore
  • Bahrain
  • Dubai
  • Muscat
  • Riyadh
  • Sharjah

All the best for the exams.

 

Answer By: Getmyuni

29 Sep 2017

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A.

Hi Major there is no exam center in Mysore for JEE MAIN Exam. In Karnataka only in 3 location, those are Bangalore, Mangalore, and Hubli there is an exam center for JEE MAIN 2020 examination.

Answer By: Getmyuni

28 Sep 2017

Q.

A.

The JEE MAIN 2017 examination centre for candidates residing in the Andaman & Nicobar islands can choose their exam centre in Port Blair.

Answer By: Getmyuni

13 Feb 2017

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