JEE Main Result 2021: How to Check JEE Main (Paper 1 and 2) Result Online without Application/Roll Number?

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

Candidates check their JEE Main scores by logging in and using their application number and date of birth or password. Since the exam is conducted in various shifts, the raw marks are converted into percentile scores using the normalization process which is done by NTA, the conducting body.

Latest Update:

  • December 16, 2020: All candidates will have 4 attempts in a year, starting JEE Main 2021 February Session and the best score of the candidate would be considered for calculating the final rank in JEE Main 2021, which will be announced after the result of the May Session of JEE Main 2021 exam.

JEE Main Result Highlights

  • All India Ranks (AIRs): Along with JEE Main 2020 Results, the All India Ranks and scorecards will be uploaded online on the official website.
  • To view and access JEE Main 2020 Result, visit the website, enter Roll No. and DOB (dd/mm/yyyy). The result will be published in the form of a scorecard that will have all the details including the category wise cutoff marks.

Important Note: JEE Main Results will be compiled based on the final answer key declared. Students cannot raise any objections to the score they have obtained, for the marks on the scorecard will be final. No communication regarding this will be entertained.

  • The Result will also show whether the candidate is qualified for the next level or not i.e. JEE Advanced Exam. All India Rank will be used for admission through the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB)/Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) to NITs/ IIITs/ CFTIs/SFIs/ Others.
  • Candidate should score a minimum of 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) in class 12th or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th board exam to qualify for admission to IITs/ NITs/ IIITs or CFTIs. Class 12th marks are not considered for calculating normalized scores.
  • Merit list for admission under DASA category will be prepared separately by NTA based on rank obtained in JEE Main.
  • Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will be responsible for JEE Main and JEE Advanced Counselling process for year 2020.
  • 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 marks obtained by a candidate will be considered further for computation of the result of January JEE Main 2020.

JEE Main 2020 Result Dates

Particulars April/September 2020 Session (tentative)
JEE Main 2020  Paper-I & Paper-II September 01, 2020 to September 06, 2020
JEE Main 2020 Results Date September 18, 2020

JEE Main 2020 Scorecard

  • You will have to download the scorecard from the official website to be allowed to participate in the counselling.
  • The scorecard of the candidate will also feature the All India Rank (AIR) and category rank (if applicable).
  • The conducting authority NTA will also release the JEE Main Rank list for B.Tech admissions.
  • The category-wise JEE Main 2020 cut off (expected) is as listed below:
Category Cut off
CRL 89
GEN 78
SC 54
ST 44
PwD 0.113

Note - The data we have mentioned for cut off keeps changing every year. Hence, candidates are required to check the official website too for first-hand information.

JEE Main 2020 Result Key Components

Detail Description

Important changes for JEE Main 2020 Results

  • Candidate's Class XII score will not be considered for normalization of the score 

  • For admissions to IITs/NITs/IIITs/CFTIs, the candidate must obtain a minimum score of 75% marks (65% for SC/ST) or must be in the top 20 percentile in Class XII results.

  • Only the top 2,50,000 All India Rank holders of JEE Main 2020 will be eligible to write JEE Advanced 2020. The number has been increased by 10,000.

Contents of Scorecard

The result/scorecard will indicate the total marks obtained, All India Rank (AIR), state rank, category-wise rank (if applicable), cut off and eligibility for JEE Advanced 2020.

The JEE Main 2020 scorecard must be downloaded and printed for further use. It will be required for the counselling procedure and should be retained until the admissions are done.

OMR Sheets

Candidates will be able to view the OMR sheets after results are declared.

(300 marks)

Each right answer fetches 4 marks and each wrong answer results in the loss of 1 mark

Marking Scheme for questions for numerical value answer -
Correct Response: (+) 4 Marks and Incorrect Response: No Negative Marking

(400 marks)

How to Check JEE Main 2020 Results?

To check the JEE Main Result one has to visit the official website. The result viewing portal will appear similar to the image presented below.

JEE Main Results 

Enter your JEE Main Roll Number and DOB (mm/dd/yyyy) and access your results.

Follow the steps below to check JEE Main 2020 Results and download the scorecard:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of JEE Main.
  • Step 2: Search and navigate to JEE Main 2020 Results option and click.
  • Step 3: Enter Roll Number and DOB on the login page. 
  • Step 4: Verify and submit the details to access JEE Main Result 2020.
  • Step 5: Save and download the scorecard for further reference.

JEE Main 2020 Score Card/Rank Card Sample

On the JEE Main scorecard candidate’s details like the following will be displayed.

  • Roll Number
  • Name
  • DOB
  • Name of his/her father
  • Category
  • State code of eligibility

The marks obtained in an individual subject, as well as the total marks obtained in JEE Main 2020, will also be displayed. The eligibility/ cut off scores for JEE Advanced will be displayed as per the category. 

SNAPSHOT of JEE Main Result:

JEE Main Scorecard

  • The scorecard will not be sent via post/email/SMS to the candidate. It can be only accessed online.
  • The rank card is the most important document to be carried for JEE Main Counselling.
  • The scorecard will have the All India Rank, category wise rank, total marks obtained, candidate’s name, and Roll Number.

Forgot Roll Number?

  • JEE Main Admit Card will have the candidate's roll number.
  • If the application number is not accessible then the candidate can retrieve it from the mail that was sent on registered email after the completion of registration.
  • In case, the candidate has lost both the application number and password, he/she can retrieve them using Forgot Password/ Forgot Application Number at

Contents of JEE Main 2020 Result:

JEE Main 2020 Results will have the following details:

Name of the Candidate

Roll Number

Date of birth

Name of Father

Name of Mother



The state code of eligibility

Marks obtained in each subject

Total marks obtained

Category Rank

All India Rank

Qualifying status

The cutoff to appear for JEE Advanced 2020

JEE Main Statistics

  • JEE Main April, 2020 was successfully conducted in September, for which almost 9,21,261 candidates had registered. 
  • Out of these registered candidates, a total of 8,69,010 candidates appeared for the exam. 
  • There were 570 examination centres across the country and abroad. 
  • A total number of 536 Observers, 213 City- Coordinators, and 19 Regional Coordinators were deployed at these centres to oversee the smooth and fair conduct of the examination.
  • The B.E. / B.Tech. was conducted in a total of 6 shifts from 7th to 9th January 2020.

JEE Main 2020 Answer Key

  • After the successful conduction of the exam, NTA will release JEE Main 2020 Answer Keys and Question Papers attempted by the candidate on NTA's website. Candidates can check these on OR
  • Visit the official website and using “JEE Main Login”, candidates will be able to check JEE Main 2020 Answer Keys once the same has been released.
  • The time and date to challenge answer keys will be notified after the answer keys have been released. The payment for the above-mentioned process can be made using a credit/debit card/ net banking/ Paytm or UPI.
  • The challenge fee once paid will not be refunded. NTA's decision on the challenges will be final and no further communication will be entertained and once subject experts examine all the challenge received then a final answer key will be displayed and declared.

JEE Main 2020 Counselling

  • The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will administrate the JEE Main Counselling and Seat Allotment.
  • The counselling for supernumerary seats in the technical institutes of the North East region and Union Territories will be administrated by CSAB NEUT.
  • Central Seat Allocation Board will administrate the counselling for 17 Self Financing Technical Institutes (SFTIs).
  • A maximum of six rounds of counselling will be conducted.
  • The qualified candidates will be called for the counselling rounds in order of rank obtained in the JEE Main 2020 Rank list. 
  • A total of 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs, and 28 Other-Government Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs) will participate in the counselling.

JEE Main 2020 Seat Allotment

  • You will be granted admission to a college based on category, AIR in JEE Main 2020 rank list, reservation norms, choice filling, and vacancies. 
  • You will get the seat allotment letter via SMS/E-mail from JoSAA a few days after filling their choice.

JEE Main Cut Off Trend:

JEE Main Cut-Off Trends

JEE Main 2020 Score and Results

  • All the candidates have to download their score/rank cards from the JEE (Main) official website only. 
  • This score will have the actual marks obtained in Paper-I of JEE Main 2020 along with the status of those who qualify to appear for JEE (Advanced) – 2020 provided and the rank shall have separate All India Rank(AIR) and All India category rank.
  • Note: Only the All India Rank (AIR) is used for admissions through the Central Seat Allocation Board to NITs/IIITs/CFTIs/SFIs/Others, while other ranks are just for information purposes.

Rank Tie-Breaker Rule for JEE Main 2020:

In case of a tie, i.e. when two or more candidates obtain equal marks, inter-merit of such candidates shall be decided in the order mentioned below:

Resolution of marks obtained in Mathematics: 

  • Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.

Resolution of marks obtained in Physics: 

  • Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.

Resolution by finding the ratio of positive marks and negative marks: 

  • Candidate having the higher absolute value of the ratio will be given better rank. If the resolution is not possible after this criterion, candidates will be given the same rank.

Resolution by marks obtained in Aptitude Test in Paper-II (B.Arch./B.Planning):

  • Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.

Resolution of marks obtained in Drawing Test in Paper-II (B.Arch./B.Planning):

  • Candidate obtaining higher marks will be given better rank.

Resolution by finding the ratio of positive marks and negative marks: 

  • Candidate having the higher absolute value of the ratio will be given better rank. If the resolution is not possible after this criterion, candidates will be given the same rank.

JEE Main 2017 Statistics:


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JEE Main Results – FAQs


Q. Do I need to apply to the participating colleges separately?

Ans. No. The whole process of seat allocation and admissions in all the participating colleges (23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs, and 28 GFTIs) will be administrated by JoSAA through a centralized JEE Main Counselling.  

Q. How to download JEE Main Scorecard?

Ans. Follow the steps below to download the scorecard:

  1. Visit the official website:
  2. Navigate to the link “JEE Main 2020 Result”.
  3. Click the link and enter your Roll Number and Date of Birth.
  4. Click the submit button and your JEE Main score will be displayed on the screen.

Q. How will prepare the JEE Main Rank/Merit List?

Ans. Like every other year, JEE Main Score will be used to award All India Ranks (AIR) to candidates and State Merit Lists will be prepared based on seats allocated to NITs, IIITs and other Central and State Government funded institutes.

Q. Which Board conducts the counselling for SFTIs and NEUTs?

Ans. Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) conducts counselling for SFTIs and NEUTs. JoSAA will administrate the centralized JEE Main Counselling for IITs, NITs, IIITs, and GFTIs.

Q. How will the normalization of marks happen in JEE Main 2020?

Ans. The normalization criteria are as follows:

  • Marks obtained in Class XII will not be considered in normalization.
  • Applicants who have obtained 75% marks (65% for reserved category candidates) in Class XII will qualify for JEE Advanced.
  • Or, if the candidate is one among the top 20 percentile holders in their state board, will qualify for JEE Main Counselling.
  • The normalized score will be calculated as: the number of candidates in the group with aggregate marks less than the candidate divided by the total number of candidates & multiplied by 100.

Discussion Forum



The steps to download the result are as follows: -

  • Open the official website of the JEE Main 2017 exam.
  • Click on the link of the result in the JEE Main 2017 official website.
  • Enter your roll number and birthdate to access the result.
  • Save the result for the counselling process.

Answer By: Getmyuni

09 Jan 2017




The cutoff for all the categories for JEE MAIN is as follows:

  • For General category (GM), the minimum score required was 81.
  • For OBC Category, the minimum candidate score required was 32
  • For SC and ST categories, the minimum score required was 32 and 27 respectively.

All the best for your preparation. 

Answer By: Getmyuni

29 Sep 2017


how to check the JEE main results?

Asked By: Anonymous 07 May 2018


Hi Gaurav,

In order to check the JEE Main results, you have to Visit the Official Website of JEE Main.

Check the details about how to download the results for JEE Main.

Answer By: Getmyuni

07 May 2018


What is a JEE Main rank predictor?

Asked By: Anonymous 06 Feb 2017


The JEE Main rank predictor predicts the JEE Main rank and it also shows you the colleges you could get into based on that rank.

  • The candidates have to enter their First name and Last name, JEE score, JEE roll number, country code, mobile number, board marks, email ID and city and click on the predict JEE Main rank predict option.
  • The rank will be displayed.

Answer By: Getmyuni

06 Feb 2017


Candidaates will have to log into the JEE MAIN 2017 examination website using their register number and password. Upon availability of the admit card, candidates can download it from the website.

Answer By: Getmyuni

13 Feb 2017

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