• JEE Main 2024: Registration (Active), Notification, Exam Date, New Syllabus

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JEE Main 2024: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released JEE Main 2024 notification for session on its website. The candidates will be able to apply for the JEE Main exam in two sessions. Candidates who want to appear in JEE Main exam 2024 must check the detailed information regarding the exam date, registration date, notification release date, eligibility, syllabus, exam pattern, and more. Gather complete information on this page here. 

JEE Main 2024 Exam

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the JEE Main Application Form 2024 for the session 1 exam. Candidates can fill out the JEE Main 2024 form from 1st to 30th November 2023. NTA has also revised the JEE Main 2024 syllabus. As per the new JEE Main syllabus, few topics have been removed because the CBSE, several state boards, and NCERT have rationalized their class 9 to 12 syllabus after the COVID pandemic. 

NTA had announced the JEE Main 2024 exam date earlier. According to the new JEE Main exam schedule, the exam date for JEE Main session 1 is 24th January to 1st February 2024. On the other hand, session 2 shall be held from 1st April to 15th April. JEE Main exam will have three papers, Paper 1 for admission to the BE/BTech course, Paper 2A for BArch admission, and Paper 2B for BPlan course admission. The candidates who will be among the top 2,50,000 successful candidates in JEE Main examination will be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced exam. 

Here is the JEE Main exam notice screenshot for your reference:

Here is the direct link to apply for JEE Main 2024 exam for session 1

JEE Main 2024 Exam Latest News and Updates

What is JEE Main Full Form?

JEE Main full form is Joint Entrance Examination Main. This exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for B. Tech/B.E admission in NITs, IIITs and Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), and Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating state governments. JEE Main is also the screening round to select candidates for JEE Advanced exam which is conducted for admission into the IITs, IISc. Only the top 2,50,000 Main exam qualifiers are eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam

JEE Main 2024 Overview

Overview 

Particulars 

Exam Name

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main

Exam Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Exam Level

National level

Exam Frequency

Twice a year

> Session 1 (January) and Session 2 (April)

Mode of Exam

Computed Based Test (CBT) for B. E/ B. Tech/ B. Arch/ B. Plan

Pen and paper-based test (PBT) for Drawing section in BArch

Official Website

jeemain.nta.nic.in

Contact Details

NTA Telephone Number: 0120-6895200

NTA Email ID:jeemain@nta.ac.in and write at JEE (Main) Query Redressal System (QRS)

NTA Helpline: 8178359845 | 8287471852 | 9650173668 | 9599676953 | 8287471852

Courses offered through Entrance Exam

BE/BTech, BArch, BPlan

Exam Duration

3 hours for BTech/ BArch/ BPlan

3.5 hours for BArch and B.Planning both

4 hours for PwD candidates

Number of Papers and Total Marks

Paper -1: BE/BTech 

Paper -2A: BArch 

Paper -2B: BPlan 

Total Marks 

Paper -1: BE/BTech (300 marks)

Paper -2A: BArch (400 marks)

Paper -2B: BPlan (400 marks)

Total Number of Questions

BE/BTech - 90

BArch - 82

BPlan - 105

Marking Scheme

+4 for each correct response

-1 for each incorrect response

No marks for unattempted questions

Language/Medium of Exam

English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu

JEE Main 2024 Exam Date Out

NTA has announced the JEE Main exam date online on its website for JEE Main January and April sessions on its website. Candidates who will be taking the JEE Main 2024 exam should check out the exam date that is updated here for a strategic preparation for the exam. 

JEE Main 2024 Session 1 Exam Date (January)

The JEE Main session 1 notification is officially released on 1st November 2023. The JEE Main exam date for session 1, i.e. January session will be held from 24th January to 1st February 2024.  We have updated the important dates for JEE Main session 1 in the following table once it is officially notified. 

JEE Main January Session Exam Date

JEE Main Session 1 2024 Events

Dates

JEE Main Notification 2024 release date for Session 1

1st November 2023

JEE Main registration start date

1st November 2023

JEE Main Application form last date

30th November 2023, up to 9 PM

Last date to pay JEE Main application fee

30th November 2023, up to 11:50 P.M

JEE Main city intimation slip release date

By the Second week of January 2024

JEE Main session 1 admit card release date

3 days before the actual date of the exam

JEE Main Exam Date for Session 1

24th January to 1st February 2024

JEE Main Result Date

12 February 2024

JEE Main 2024 Session 2 Exam Dates (April)

After the completion of the JEE Main session 1 exam 2024, the interested and eligible candidates will be able to apply for the JEE Main session 2 exam from March 2024. Check the following table to know the JEE Main exam date for session 2.

JEE Main April Session Exam Date

JEE Main Session 2 2024 Events

Dates (Tentative)

JEE Main Session 2 Notification releases on

December 2023

JEE Main Registration for session 2 begins on 

Last week of March 2024

Last date to fill JEE Main session 2 application form

April 2024

JEE Main Session 2 Admit Card Release

April 2024

JEE Main Exam Date for April session

1st to 15th April 2024

JEE Main Result Date

April 2024

JEE Main 2024 Registration

NTA has activated the JEE Main 2024 application form on its official website for Session 1, i.e. January session from 1st November 2023. Candidates have to complete the JEE Main registration process. In the case of different sessions, candidates will have to fill out different JEE Main 2024 application forms for each session. The JEE Main registration consists of - registration, filling up of application form with personal and academic information, uploading of documents, application fee payment and submission of the application form.

Steps to fill JEE Main Application Form

Step 1 - Go to the official website - jeemain.nta.nic.in and nta.ac.in.

Step 2 - On the homepage, click on the link of JEE Main Application Form. 

Step 3 - Now, click on New Registration and fill in the required details and click on submit button to complete the registration. 

Note: After the completion of JEE Main registration, aspirants will receive an email and a message on their registered mobile number and ID with details of application form number and password. They are required to save the details of registration very carefully.

Step 4 - After registration, candidates will be redirected to fill out the detailed application form. They will have to provide details of education qualifications, address of communication and permanent address, parent details, and the exam centre preferences.

Step 5 - Further, they will have to upload a scanned image of passport-size photograph and signature as per the defined dimensions and size.

Step 6 - Lastly, they need to pay the JEE Main application fee through Net banking/UPI, Debit Card/Credit Card. 

Step 7 - After the successful payment of the fee, the application form will be automatically submitted.

Step 8 - Candidates are advised to download the filled application form and take the printout. The form must be kept safely until the admission process is completed.

JEE Main Application Fee

All the candidates who apply for JEE Main 2024 exam must ensure that they have paid the application fee as per their category for their forms to be considered by the Commission. The application fee can be paid in online mode or through cash using e-challan. Given below is the JEE Main application fee for male and female candidates.

Papers Gender In India (In INR) Outside India (in INR)
Male Female Third-Gender Male Female Third-Gender
Paper 1- B.E./B.Tech or Paper 2A- B.Arch or Paper 2B- B.Planning General/ EWS/ OBC-NCL 1000 800 500 5000 4000 3000
SC/ST/ PwD 500 500 500 2500 2500 3000

Paper 1- B.E./B.Tech + Paper 2A- B.Arch or Paper 1- B.E./B.Tech + Paper 2B- B.Planning or

Paper 1- B.E./B.Tech + Paper 2A- B.Arch + Paper 2A- B.Arch or Paper 2A- B.Arch + Paper 2A- B.Arch

General/ EWS/ OBC-NCL 2000 1600 1000 10000 8000 5000
SC/ST/ PwD 1000 1000 1000 5000 5000 5000

JEE Main 2024 Notification

The JEE Main notification 2024 has been released on 1st November 2023. The notification PDF has complete details regarding the JEE Main eligibility, exam date, how to apply for the exam, syllabus, exam pattern, etc. We have updated the direct link to download the JEE Main notification PDF 2024 below. 

JEE Main Notification 2024 PDF Link Download PDF

 

JEE Main 2024 Eligibility

Candidates are required to ensure that they fulfil the JEE Main eligibility criteria before appearing for the national-level engineering entrance exam. The National Testing Agency (NTA) releases the JEE Main eligibility for the candidates to appear in the entrance exam. The eligibility criteria include the fulfilment of the age limit, educational qualification, number of attempts, exam qualifying year. 

Eligibility Criteria for JEE Mains

Details

Age Limit

There is no set age limit to appear for JEE Main exam.

Educational Qualification

Class 12th appearing or passing in 2022/2023/2024 can apply for JEE Main.

A candidate should have scored more than 75% in their class 12th board exams.

No. of Attempts

Three attempts. This means that the candidates who have passed Class 12th in 2022, 2023 or are appearing in 2024 can apply for JEE Main 2024 exam.

Compulsory subjects in qualifying exam

B.Tech: Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Technical Vocational Subject

B.Arch: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

B.Plan: Mathematics

JEE Main 2024 Exam Pattern

JEE Main exam pattern is notified by NTA along with the official notification. JEE Main exam is divided into paper 1 and paper 2. Paper 1 is for BE/BTech and Paper 2A for B. Arch and Paper 2B for B. Plan. The duration of the exam is 3 hours. According to JEE Main exam pattern, Section-A is multiple-choice questions and Section B is questions whose answers are to be filled in as a numerical value.

Candidates, under Section-B, will have to attempt any 5 questions out of 10. There will also be negative markings for both Section A and Section B. According to the NTA JEE Mains 2022 information brochure, “It has been decided to provide choices in one section of each subject of Paper 1 and Part-I of Paper 2A and 2B to cater to the decision of different Boards across the country regarding the reduction of the syllabus. However, the total number of questions to be attempted will remain the same (Physics – 25, Chemistry – 25, and Mathematics – 25), wherever applicable.”

JEE Main Paper 1 Exam Pattern

Paper

Subjects

No. of questions

Exam Mode

Paper 1: BTech/BE

Part 1: Mathematics

20 MCQ and 10 numerical value

CBT (Computer Based Test)

Part 2: Physics

20 MCQ and 10 numerical value

Part 3: Chemistry

20 MCQ and 10 numerical value

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern

Paper

Subjects

No. of questions

Exam Mode

Paper 2A: BArch

Part 1: Mathematics

20 MCQ and 10 numerical value

CBT and drawing test to be attempted on sheet

Part 2: Aptitude Test

50 MCQ

Part 3: Drawing Test

2 questions

Paper 2B: BPlan

Part 1: Mathematics

20 MCQ and 10 numerical value

Computer Based Test

Part 2: Aptitude Test

50 MCQ

Part 3: Planning Test

MCQ

JEE Main 2024 Syllabus

JEE main Syllabus has been mentioned below. The syllabus of Paper 1 and Paper 2 varies and includes distinct subject combinations.

JEE Main Syllabus 

Subjects

Syllabus

Physics

Work, energy, and power; Properties of solids and liquids; Kinetic theory of gases; Current electricity; Gravitation; Laws of motion; Oscillations and waves; Electronic devices; Communication systems; Physics and measurement, Rotational motion, Thermodynamics, Kinematics

Mathematics

Matrices and determinants; Binomial theorem and its simple applications; Complex numbers and quadratic equations; Sequence and Series; Mathematical induction; Differential equations; Sets, relations, and functions

Chemistry

Physical: States of matter; Atomic structure; Chemical bonding and molecular structure; Some basic concepts in chemistry

Inorganic: P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements

Hydrogen; Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals);

Organic: Some basic principles of organic chemistry; Purification and characterization of organic compounds; Chemistry in everyday life; Hydrocarbons

Aptitude

Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical, and Verbal); Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings; Visualizing different sides of three-dimensional objects; Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials, Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build—environment

JEE Main Sample Paper 

For the aspirants preparing for the upcoming JEE Main 2024 exam, sample papers are a great source to gather relevant information about the exam. JEE Main Sample Papers inform candidates about the weightage of topics that will be covered in the exam as well as the difficulty level. Candidates who are preparing for the entrance exam are advised to go through JEE Main Sample Papers of the past 10 years to gather the form of questions that are asked repeatedly. It will also help in preparing certain topics well. Candidates appearing for JEE Mains are also suggested to solve the sample papers on a regular basis. It will help them in strengthening their practice methods as well as also assist in time management.

JEE Main Cut Off 2024

The National Testing Agency will release JEE Main 2024 Cut-Off on the official website. Candidates must note that JEE Mains Cut Off 2024 will be released along with the declaration of JEE Main result. Cut off is the minimum percentile score that the candidates who appeared for JEE Main exam will have to secure to qualify for appearing in JEE Advanced exam. JEE Main Cut-off will only be for appearing in JEE Advanced. To keep yourself updated with the cut off trends, find the cut off of JEE Main 2021 from table below. 

JEE Main 2022 Cut Off Marks

Category

MIN_PS_TOT

MAX_PS_TOT

General

88.4121383

100

Gen-PwD

0.0031029

88.3784882

EWS

63.1114141

88.4037478

OBC-NCL

67.0090297

88.4081747

SC

43.0820954

88.4037478

ST

26.7771328

88.4072779

JEE Main Cut-Off 2021

Category

Cut Off

General

87.8992241

OBC-NCL

68.0234447

SC

46.8825338

ST

34.6728999

Gen-EWS

66.2214845

PwD

0.0096375

JEE Main Rank list 2024

NTA releases the JEE Main rank list 2024 along with the result. The rank can be checked on NTA website by logging in using the candidate’s registration number and password,

JEE Main rank list is important as the participating institutes will use the rank obtained by the candidates to offer admissions into the opt courses. In the rank list, the authorities will compile the NTA scores after the normalization process of marks secured by the candidates. While preparing the rank list, the best of four scores will be considered by the exam agency.

JEE Main Counselling 2024

The JEE Main Counselling Process is conducted for admission to the NITs, IIITs, IITs, and GFTIs will be organized by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). Candidates qualifying in JEE Main 2024 have to register themselves for JoSAA counselling for admission to the preferred institutes. Those who appeared in JEE Advanced will also have to register themselves for JoSAA for admission to IITs. The process of counselling registration will be done online and the seat allotment will be based on the All India Rank of candidates.

JEE Main Participating institutes

JEE Main Participating institutes are those colleges that participate in JoSAA counselling for admission in Engineering, Architecture and Planning courses. Apart from the participating institutes, many colleges also offer admission on the basis of the JEE Main score but are not part of JoSAA counselling. Such colleges organize their own separate counselling process for admission. In India, there are total of 25 IIITs, 31 NITs and 19 other GFTIs that participate in JoSAA counselling for admission to engineering courses.

JEE Main 2024 Helpline

If a candidate is facing any difficulty at any stage of JEE Main application process or while downloading result, etc. then he/she can connect with the officials at the following:

  • JEE Main Helpline Contact: jeemain@nta.ac.in
  • JEE Main Helpline for Transactions: For transaction-related queries, Click Here
  • JEE Main Helpline for Mock test: For mock test-related queries, contact - tpc@nta.ac.in
  • NTA Address: 

> National Testing Agency, 

> Ministry of Education, Government of India

> NSIC-MDBP Building First Floor, Okhla Industrial Estate 

> New Delhi-110020 

> Contact No. : 01169227700, 011-40759000

JEE Main 2024 Admit Card

JEE Main admit card is released by the NTA on its official website few days before the exam date. Candidates would need to login using their JEE Main application number and date of birth. JEE Main admit card will consist of the details such as the address of the exam center, exam date and time, candidate’s name, picture, signature and the details of the paper. Without carrying the admit card of JEE Main, candidates will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

How to download JEE Main Admit Card?

  • Visit the official website - jeemain.nta.nic.in
  • Click on the download link for JEE Main Admit Card
  • Login by providing the details of the application form and date of birth
  • Admit Card will be displayed. Candidates must download it and get the printout along with multiple photocopies.

JEE Main 2024 Answer Key

National Testing Agency releases the JEE Main answer key and response sheet of JEE Main 2024 exam. To access JEE Main answer key, candidates will have to log in with their application details and date of birth. Initially, the provisional JEE Main answer key is released and candidates will be given the facility to raise objections in online mode. Based on the objections raised by candidates, the final answer key has been released after verification. 

JEE Main Result 2024

JEE Main result 2024 is released by the NTA after the declaration of the answer key. Candidates will be able to check their result by visiting the NTA website and downloading their scorecards. The result consists of the candidate’s AIR, percentile, marks scored, etc. The top 2,50,000 candidates of JEE Main will be eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam. The best of two attempts will be considered by NTA or preparation of JEE Main 2024 result. 

Here is a template of JEE Main result of previous year for your reference:

JEE Main Result

Steps to check JEE Main 2024 Result

  • Go to the official website
  • Click on JEE Main Result link
  • Enter application number and date of birth/password in the login window
  • Scorecard/result will be displayed on the screen
  • Download the result and get the printout

JEE Main Exam Day Guidelines

  • Candidates appearing for JEE Main exam must reach the venue before the mentioned reporting time in JEE Main Admit Card.
  • No one will be allowed to enter the exam centre after the gate closing time. Candidates will also not be permitted to leave the exam hall before the exam concludes formally.
  • Candidates must carry multiple copies of their JEE Main Admit Card along with any other required document at the exam centre.
  • Students must follow the instructions as presented by the Center superintendent or invigilators.
  • Blank paper for the rough work and pen/pencil will be provided to the students at the exam center. They are required to write their name and roll number on the assigned section of the sheet which will be returned to invigilator.
  • Candidates claiming PwD reservations must carry the PwD certificate to the exam centre.
  • Candidates will be required to enter the details in the attendance sheet, paste photograph and put signature at the designated place.

JEE Main Exam Centre 2024

NTA shall release the JEE Main exam centre list along with the notification. In the JEE Main 2023 exam, the exam was held in 399 cities in India and in 25 cities outside India. The choice of the exam centre is based on the candidate’s permanent address and present address. A candidate is given four preferences to select the exam centre to appear for JEE Main 2024 exam.

JEE Main Exam Centre List

We have provided you the list of JEE Main exam centre of the previous year for your reference. 

Exam Centers

Number Of Cities

Exam Centres

Number Of Cities

Andaman & Nicobar Islands (UT)

1

Leh & Ladakh

2

Andhra Pradesh

29

Madhya Pradesh

29

Arunachal Pradesh

2

Maharashtra

31

Assam

12

Manipur

1

Bihar

35

Meghalaya

2

Chandigarh (UT)

1

Mizoram

1

Chhattisgarh

12

Nagaland

2

Dadra & Nagar Haveli (UT)

1

Odisha

24

Daman & Diu (UT)

2

Puducherry

2

Delhi

1

Punjab

15

Goa

2

Rajasthan

24

Gujarat

29

Sikkim

1

Haryana

18

Tamil Nadu

31

Himachal Pradesh

10

Telangana

21

Jammu & Kashmir

10

Tripura

1

Jharkhand

15

Uttar Pradesh

57

Karnataka

31

Uttarakhand

10

Kerala

16

West Bengal

19

Lakshadweep

1

Out-side India

25

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