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Jee Mains (May Session)

JEE Mains (Joint Entrance Exam)  May Session

 

A national-level admission exam conducted by the NTA for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs (B.E/B. Tech) at NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating State Governments, and an eligibility examination for JEE (Advanced), which is administered for admission to IITs.

 

Entrance Exam Highlights

Particulars

B.Tech

B.Arch

B.Plan

Exam

JEE Main (Joint Entrance Exam)

JEE Mains Paper-2

Jee Mains Paper-3

Organized by

National Testing Agency

National Testing Agency

National Testing Agency

Category

National level Exam

National level Exam

National level Exam

The Frequency

Four times a year

Four times a year

Four times a year

JEE Manis Official Website

https://jeemain.nta.nic.in

https://jeemain.nta.nic.in

https://jeemain.nta.nic.in

Mode of Registration

Online

Online

Online

Exam Mode

Computer Based Test – online

Both Online & Offline

Computer Based Test – online

Total Questions

75 Questions

77 Questions

100 questions

Negative marking

Yes

Yes

Yes

Exam pattern

Objective: 25 questions from Mathematics, 25 from Chemistry and 25 from Physics

(Mathematics: 25 questions, Aptitude: 50 and Drawing: 2)

(Mathematics: 25 questions, Aptitude: 50 and Planning Based Questions: 25)

No. of Accepting Colleges

1668 colleges

-

-

Score Validity

One year

One year

One year

Total Marks

300 Marks

400 Marks

400 Marks

 

JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates

JEE Main 2021 Events

JEE Main May Dates

JEE Main April Dates

Release of JEE Main 2021 application form 

May 3, 2021 (Delayed)

March 25, 2021

Last date to apply for JEE Main 2021 

May 12, 2021 (Delayed)

April 4, 2021

Last date to pay the application fee

May 12, 2021 (Delayed)

April 7, 2021

JEE Main 2021 application form correction

To be announced

March 25 to April 7, 2021

JEE Main 2021 admit card release date

To be announced

To be announced

JEE Main 2021 exam dates

24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 May [Postponed]

27, 28, 29 and 30 April [Postponed]

Release of answer key

 

 

Challenge of answer key

 

 

JEE Main result date

 

 

 

JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2021

The JEE Main 2021 eligibility criteria have been reduced by 75%. To be qualified to apply for admission, students must have received a minimum of 75 percent in the Class 12 examination or be in the top 20 percentile in Class 12/qualifying examination held by the respective Boards.

 

Documents required for JEE Main application form 

 

Steps to fill the Application Form for Jee Mains 2021:

To apply for Jee Main 2021, follow these steps:

Step 1: Register for Jee Mains online using your own email address and phone number at the NTA's official website.

Step 2: Complete the Online Application Form and save the Application Number generated by the system.

Step 3: Submit a scanned photograph of I recent images (file size should be 10Kb – 200Kb) should be either in color or black and white with 80 percent of the face (without mask) visible including ears against a white background; (ii) applicant's signature (file size should be: 4kb - 30kb); (iii) duly verified result awaited attestation form (file size should be: 50kb to 500kb); (iv) reserved category certificate (SC/ST/OB

Step 4: Pay the application fee with a debit card, credit card, net banking, or UPI at SBI/Canara Bank/HDFC Bank/ICICI Bank/Paytm Payment Gateway and retain a copy of the receipt.

Step 5: Download, save and print a copy of the Application Form's Confirmation Page for future reference (which will be available only after effective fee remittance).

 

Application fee for JEE Main 2021 (For examination centers in India)

Paper

General/OBC/EWS

SC/ST/PWD/Transgender

BE./BTech or BArch or BPlanning

Rs 650 (Boys)

Rs 325 (Girls)

Rs 325 (Boys)

Rs 325 (Girls)

BE./BTech & BArch

or

BE./BTech & BPlanning

or

BE./BTech, BArch & BPlanning

or

BArch & BPlanning

Rs 1300 (Boys)

Rs 650 (Girls)

Rs 650 (Boys)

Rs 650 (Girls)

 

Application fee for JEE Main 2021 (For examination center opted abroad)

Paper (s) Appearing

General/OBC/EWS

SC/ST/PWD/Transgender

B.E./B.Tech or B.Arch or B.Planning

Rs 3000 (Boys)

Rs 1500 (Girls)

Rs 1500 (Boys)

Rs 1500 (Girls)

B.E./BTech & BArch

or

BE./BTech & BPlanning

or

BE./B.Tech, BArch & B. Planning

or

BArch & BPlanning

Rs 6000 (Boys)

Rs 3000 (Girls)

Rs 3000 (Boys)

Rs 3000 (Girls)

 

Seat Reservation

Categories

Reserved Percentage

OBC

27%

Scheduled Caste

15%

Scheduled Tribe

7.5%

Person with Disabilities

5%

Economically Weaker Section

10%

 

Exam Centers

Assam

Andaman & Nicobar

Andhra Pradesh

Bihar

Chhattisgarh

Chandigarh

Daman & Diu

Gujarat

Himachal Pradesh

Haryana

Jharkhand

Jammu & Kashmir

Karnataka

Kerala

Madhya Pradesh

Maharashtra

Odisha

Punjab

Rajasthan

Telangana

Tamil Nadu

Uttarakhand

Uttar Pradesh

West Bengal

Singapore

Sharjah

Riyadh

Muscat

Kathmandu

Dubai

Doha

Colombo

Bahrain

-

 

Time Table

Exam Time Table

1st Shift

9:00 A.M. To 12:00 P.M.

2nd Shift

3:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M.


 

Step to download JEE Main Admit Card

JEE Main admit card 2021 is available on the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in. The following is a step-by-step guide to downloading the admit card:

 

JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern - Highlights

Particulars

BTech/BE

Exam mode

Online (Computer based)

Number of sections and subjects

3 (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)

Duration of exam

three hours (180 minutes)

60 minutes for each section

Type of questions

MCQs with four options, only one of which is correct.

Numerical Value Questions: These are questions whose answers must be entered as a numerical value.

Section A (MCQ)

Mathematics: 20 

Physics: 20

Chemistry: 20

Section B (Numerical Value)

Section B requires candidates to attempt any five of ten questions. Section B will have NO negative marking.

Mathematics: 10  

Physics: 10

Chemistry: 10

Note: "It is clarified to all candidates that, if the answer for the numerical value questions is, say, 5, then all the values like 5, 5.0, 5.00, 5.000, 5.0000, 05, 05.0, 05.00, 05.000, 05.0000 are correct answers," according to the official notification.

Number of questions

90

JEE Main Total Marks

300 marks

Language of paper

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

 

JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern for BArch and BPlan

Particulars

BArch Exam Pattern

BPlanning Exam Pattern

Exam mode

online (Mathematics and Aptitude) and offline (Drawing test)

Online (Mathematics and Aptitude) and (Planning Based Questions)

Number of sections and subjects

3 (Drawing, Mathematics, and Aptitude)

3 (Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning Based Questions)

Duration of exam

3 hours (180 minutes)

3 hours (180 minutes)

Sections

Mathematics (Part I) 20

Aptitude Test (Part II) 50

Drawing Test (Part III) 02

Mathematics: 20 questions

Aptitude: 50

Planning Based Questions: 25

Number of questions

82

105

 

Type of questions

Objective type questions in mathematics and aptitude

Drawing: Questions designed to assess the candidate's drawing and sketching skills.

Aptitude and mathematics

planning-related Multiple-Choice Questions

JEE Main Total Marks

400 marks (The drawing section will be worth a total of 100 points, and each question will be marked separately.)

400

Language of paper

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

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

 

JEE Main 2021 Marking Scheme for BE/BTech & BArch 

Particulars

BE/BTech Marking Scheme

BArch Marking Scheme

BPlan Marking Scheme

Correct Answer

+4 (Four marks awarded)

+4 (Four marks awarded)

+4 (Four marks awarded)

Incorrect Answer

-1 (One mark deducted)

-1 (One mark deducted)

-1 (One mark deducted)

Un-attempted Question

0 (No marks deducted)

0 (No marks deducted)

0 (No marks deducted)

Marks per section

 

25 questions x 4 marks = 100 points in mathematics.

Physics: 25 questions x 4 points = 100 points

 

Chemistry: 25 questions x 4 points = 100 points

Mathematics: 25 questions X 4 marks = 100 marks

Mathematics: 25 questions X 4 marks = 100 marks

Test of Aptitude: 50 questions x 4 marks = 200 points

Test of Aptitude: 50 questions x 4 marks = 200 points

Drawing test: 2 questions X 50 points, = 100 points.

Planning-Related Questions = 25 x 4 = 100 points

Total marks

300 marks

400 marks

400 marks

 

JEE Main 2021 Syllabus

NTA has published the JEE Main 2021 syllabus for Papers 1, 2, and 3 on their official website. The authorities separated BPlan from BArch this year. The syllabus will assist candidates in properly preparing for the exams. All aspirants are advised to review the syllabus before beginning their preparations. Through the JEE Main syllabus, students learn about the topics of each subject that are relevant from the standpoint of the JEE Main exam.

 

JEE Main 2021 Syllabus for Paper 1

Mathematics

Physics

Chemistry

 

Sets, relations, and functions

Section A

Section A (Physical Chemistry)

Complex numbers and quadratic equations

Physics And Measurement

Some Basic Concepts In Chemistry

Matrices and determinants

Kinematics

States Of Matter

Permutations and combinations

Laws Of Motion

Atomic Structure

Mathematical induction

Work, Energy, and Power

Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure

Binomial theorem and its simple applications

Rotational Motion

Chemical Thermodynamics

Sequences and series

Gravitation

Solutions

Limit, continuity, and differentiability

Properties Of Solids And Liquids

Equilibrium

Integral calculus

Thermodynamics

Redox Reactions And Electrochemistry

Differential equations

Kinetic Theory Of Gases

Chemical Kinetics

Coordinate geometry

Oscillations And Waves

Surface Chemistry

Three-dimensional geometry

Electrostatics

 

Vector algebra

Current Electricity

Section B (Inorganic Chemistry)

Statistics and probability

Magnetic Effects Of Current And Magnetism

Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties

Trigonometry

Electromagnetic Induction And Alternating Currents

Metal Isolation Processes and General Principles

Mathematical reasoning

Electromagnetic Waves

Hydrogen

 

Optics

S-Elements of the block (Alkali And Alkaline Earth Metals)

Dual Nature Of Matter And radiation

P – Block Elements

Atoms And Nuclei

D – And F – Block Elements

Electronic Devices

Co-Ordination Compounds

Communication Systems

Environmental Chemistry

   

Section B

Section C: Organic Chemistry

EXPERIMENTAL SKILLS

Purification And Characterization Of Organic Compound

 

Some Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry

Hydrocarbons

Organic Compounds Containing Halogens

Chemical compound of alcohols of oxygen, phenols and ethers, carboxylic acids

Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen

Polymers

Biomolecules

Chemistry In Everyday Life

Principles Related To Practical Chemistry 


 

Steps to Download JEE Main 2021 Answer Key

Candidates can download the JEE Main 2021 answer key by following the steps outlined below:

Step 1: Go to this page's direct link.

Step 2: A link to the JEE Main 2021 Answer Key will be provided.

Step 3: After clicking the link, you will be directed to a new page where you may be required to enter information such as your Application Number and Password or your Date of Birth and Password.

Step 4: On your screen, you will see the JEE Main 2021 Answer Key.

Step 5: Download the JEE Main 2021 answer key and question paper for future reference.

 

JEE Main Rank Predictor 2021

Candidates may tally the JEE Main score with the table given below to check your expected rank for the JEE Main 2021.

JEE Main Score (Expected)

JEE Main All India Rank (Expected)

>326

0-500

301 – 325

250-1,000

276 – 300

1,000-2,200

251 – 275

2,500-3,700

226 – 250

3,500-6,500

201 – 225

7,000-15,000

176 – 200

10,000-22,000

151 – 175

18,000-32,000

126 – 150

27,000-46,000

101 – 125

41,000-80,000

76 – 100

1 lakh to 5 lakh

51 – 75

5.5 lakh to 9.5 lakh

26 – 50

9 lakh to 11 lakh

0 – 25

11 lakh +

 

Steps to Check JEE Main 2021 Result

Step 1: Candidates should go to the official JEE Main 2021 website.

Step 2: Candidates must select the ‘JEE Main 2021 Result' link from the ‘Current Events' section.

Step 3: Candidates will be redirected to a new page where they must enter their valid JEE Main 2021 credentials, such as their Roll number and Registration number.

Step 4: Once the details have been entered, the candidates must click the ‘Submit' button, and the JEE Main 2021 result will be displayed on the screen.

Step 5: Candidates must either download or print the result sheet for future reference.

 

JEE Main 2021 Cut off (Expected)

Category

JEE Main Cutoff Score (Percentile) by NTA

Common Rank List (CRL)

90 - 100

GEN-EWS

70 - 75

Other Backward Classes (OBC-NCL)

60- 70

Scheduled Caste (SC)

45 - 50

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

35 - 40

PwD

0.05 – 0.07

 

JEE Main 2020 Sectional Cutoff

Category

JEE Main Cutoff Score by NTA

Common Rank List (CRL)

90.3765335

GEN-EWS

70.2435518

Other Backward Classes (OBC-NCL)

72.8887969

Scheduled Caste (SC)

50.1760245

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

39.0696101

PwD

0.0618524

 

JEE Main 2021 Counselling

Step 1: Registration - To begin, candidates must go to the JoSAA's official website. Candidates who have qualified for JEE Main 2021 must register to take part in JEE Main counseling. The following are the steps for completing the JoSAA 2021 registration form online:

 

Step 2: Choice filling & locking: Candidates will be required to lock their college and course preferences in the second step. Aspirants will be assigned seats based on availability and the choices they make. The steps for filling out and locking online choices are outlined below.

 

Step 3: JEE Main 2021 Seat Allotment - Seats will be allocated to candidates based on their performance in JEE Main 2021. JoSAA will hold two rounds of mock seat allocation.

 

Step 4: Payment of JEE Main 2021 counseling fees - Candidates must pay the counseling fees and confirm their seats after the seat allotment procedure. Candidates must pay the seat acceptance fee via Net Banking/e-Challan for the allotted seats. At the reporting center, all required documents will be verified. A provisional admission letter will be issued to the candidates following the verification of their documents and payment of the application fee.

 

If candidates are dissatisfied with their assigned seats, they can float, freeze, slide, or withdraw.

Float: This option is available to candidates who want to keep their assigned seats or upgrade their seats.

Freeze: If candidates are satisfied with their assigned seats and do not wish to participate in further rounds of counseling, they can choose the 'Freeze' option.

Slide: Candidates who want to accept the allotted seat and continue their education at the same college/institute can select the 'Slide' option.

Withdraw: Candidates who have already accepted a seat but wish to withdraw their acceptance may do so by reporting to the allotted institute prior to the final round of JEE Main 2021 seat allotment.

 

Step 5: Reporting to the center for document verification -Candidates must bring their original documents and report to the designated JoSAA 2021 reporting center in this step. Candidates' candidatures may be canceled if they fail to report to the center or do not produce all of the required documents. Candidates are required to keep multiple copies of all documents for verification and seat confirmation. 

 

Top Colleges accepting JEE Main Scores

Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs)

S.No.

List of IIITs accepting JEE Main scores

01

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad

02

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur

03

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior

04

Indian Institute of Information Technology Design & Manufacturing, Kancheepuram

05

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sri City

06

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati

07

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kota

08

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Vadodara

09

Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Kerala

10

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Tiruchirappalli

11

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Manipur

12

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Dharwad

13

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kurnool

14

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kottayam

15

Indian Institute of Information Technology, West Bengal

16

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Sonepat

17

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Himachal Pradesh

18

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Ranchi

19

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Nagpur

20

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Pune

21

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bhagalpur

22

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bhopal

23

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Surat

24

Indian Institute of Information Technology Una

25

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kalyani

 

National Institutes of Technology (NITs)

S.No.

List of NITs accepting JEE Main score

01

National Institute of Technology, Trichy

02

National Institute of Technology, Warangal

03

National Institute of Technology, Surathkal

04

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

05

National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

06

National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur

07

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

08

National Institute of Technology, Raipur

09

National Institute of Technology, Patna

10

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar

11

National Institute of Technology, Agartala

12

National Institute of Technology, Delhi

13

National Institute of Technology, Goa

14

National Institute of Technology, Calicut

15

National Institute of Technology, Puducherry

16

National Institute of Technology, Manipur

17

National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya

18

National Institute of Technology, Mizoram

19

National Institute of Technology, Nagaland

20

National Institute of Technology, Sikkim

21

National Institute of Technology, Silchar

22

National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh

23

National Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand

24

National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur

25

Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat

26

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

27

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal

28

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

29

Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

30

National Institute of Technology, Tadepalligudem, Andhra Pradesh

31

Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar

 

Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs)

S.No.

List of CFTIs accepting JEE Main score

01

Assam University, Silchar

02

Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi

03

Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar

04

Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi

05

Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research & Management, Ahmadabad

06

Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishawavidyalaya, Bilaspur

07

J.K. Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, University of Allahabad,

08

Mizoram University, Aizwal

09

National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology, Ranchi

10

School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal

11

School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi

12

School of Planning and Architecture, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

13

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, J & K

14

Tezpur University, NAPAAM, Tezpur

15

Indian Institute of Engineering Science & Technology, Shibpur

16

Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur

17

National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Aurangabad

18

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology Longowal

19

Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur

20

Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy, Visakhapatnam

21

Indian Institute of Handloom Technology, Salem, Tamil Nadu

22

Jamia Hamdard University, Delhi

23

University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

 

Popular Private Colleges accepting JEE Main Scores:

S.No.

 List of Popular Private College accepting JEE Main score

01

Amity School of Engineering and Technology, Noida

02

Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

03

Delhi Technological University, Najafgarh, Delhi

04

Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology, Dwarka, Delhi

05

Punjab Engineering College (PEC), Chandigarh

06

Galgotias University

07

Vel Tech Multi Tech Dr.Rangarajan Dr.Sakunthala Engineering College, Avadi, Chennai

08

Institute of Engineering & Technology, Chandigarh