What is common among all the Top Engineering Colleges in India? Placement..Na.Courses. Na. Ok, Let us break the Silence without wasting any time. It is the Admission Procedure. To get admission in the Best Engineering Institution in India, one has to clear Major Engineering Entrance Examination conducted by the NTA from 2020. JEE Main 2020 (Joint Entrance Examination) exam is one of the most sought Engineering Entrance Exam among the students of India.
The National Testing Agency (NTA) has been established by the Ministry of Human Resource Development as an independent autonomous, self-reliant and self-sustained premier testing organization; and the conduct of JEE Mains entrance examination has been entrusted to the NTA by Government of Indian.
The following article will give you all the detailed information about JEE Main 2020 including the application form, exam dates, exam pattern, eligibility, and syllabus.
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Quick Facts about JEE Mains 2020
JEE is a two-tier examination (Main & Advanced) Conducted by CBSE Board to select candidates for admissions in various B.Tech/B.Arch programs offered by NITs, IIITs, IITs and other premier engineering institutions in India.
Those who score great in JEE Mains are eligible to apply for various NITs and IIIT, whereas one needs to Clear JEE Advanced to get admission in several IITs spread across the nation.
The JEE Mains 2020 online application form for the First Session(January Session) will be started from 3 September 2019 and second session(April Session) will be started from 8th February 2020. Check more details below.
|Name of Examination||Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Mains)|
|Conducted by||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|JEE Mains 2020 Exam Date||January Session:-Between 06.01.2020 to 11.01.2020
April Session:-Between 03.04.2020 to 09.04.2020
|Level of JEE Mains Examination||National level|
|Mode of Exam||Online and Offline|
|Duration of Examination||First paper(BE/B.Tech):- 3 hours
Second paper(B.Arch/B.Planning):- 3 hours
|Total Number of Questions||75 Questions (BE/B.Tech)
|Languages for the Examination||English, Hindi and other regional languages|
- Public Notice for correction in January JEE Main
- Public Notice for Extension of the Last Date of Online Application Form
How to Apply?
There is given below detailed application procedure
- The candidate has to visit on the official site Click here
- Apply for Online Registration. Click here
- Fill all the necessary details like personal, contact, domicile, qualification, etc.
- Upload the scanned images of photograph, signature in the prescribed format.
- Candidates must note down their unique application number which will be generated during registration.
- Candidates can make a correction in the application during the verification process at the designated centres.
- There is no need to send the printed application to the board.
The JEE Mains Application Fee which has to be paid at the time of submission of application form of JEE Mains 2020 is different for different categories.
The last date of fee submission is 11-10-2019 aspirants can submit the application fee through Credit /Debit Card /Net Banking up to 11.50 p.m. and through e-challan up to bank hours.
Aspirants may check in the table given below the requisite application fee to be paid at the time of JEE Mains 2020 Application form submission.
|Paper||Category||In India||Outside India|
|Paper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.) |
Or Paper -2(B.Arch/B.Planning)
|General/ OBC (Non-creamy layer)*||Boys – Rs 650/- Girls – Rs 350/-||Boys – Rs 2000/- Girls – Rs 1000/-|
|SC/ST/PwD/ Transgender||Boys – Rs 250/- Girls – Rs 250/-||Boys – Rs 1000/- Girls – Rs 1000/-|
|Both Paper -1 (B.E./B.Tech.) |
And Paper -2(B.Arch/ B.Planning)
|General/ OBC (Non-creamy layer)*||Boys – Rs 900/- Girls – Rs 450/-||Boys – Rs 3000/- Girls – Rs 1500/|
|SC/ST/PwD/ Transgender||Boys – Rs 450/- Girls – Rs 450/||Boys – Rs 1500/- Girls – Rs 1000/-|
JEE Mains 2020 application fee can be a summit in Online mode. Aspirants may choose from the following mode of payment of JEE Mains application fee 2020:
- Internet Banking (SBI/other Banks)
- Credit Cards (Domestic/International)
- Debit Card (SBI / other Banks)
- Cash Deposit (through e-challan in any of the SBI branches across India
Payment page of SBI MOPS will prompt for appropriate credentials to be keyed in for
- particular payment mode and ask for the user’s confirmation.
JEE Main 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Aspirants should check the eligibility criteria before applying for the JEE Mains exam. The eligibility criteria for appearing JEE Mains exam is given below
- Eligibility for Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating though Central Seat Allocation Board: Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating though Central Seat Allocation Board will be based on All India Rank as explained above subject to the condition that the candidate should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST candidates the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.
- Subject combinations required in the qualifying examination for admission to B.E./B.Tech. & B. Arch./B.Planning Courses in NITs, IIITs, and other CFTIs are given Below:
To apply for JEE (Main) 2020 examination there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed XII examination in 2018, 2019 or appearing in 2020 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE (Main) examination – 2020. The candidates should also satisfy themselves about their fulfilling the age limit requirements of the Institutes in which they are desirous of taking admission.
All Candidates who living in India can apply for this exam.
Number of Attempts
According to official instructions, Each Aspirant will be able to attempt the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Mains) only 3 times in his/her lifetime.
JEE Main Seat Reservation
|3||Other Backward Classes belonging to Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL)||27%|
|4||Persons with Disabilities (PWD)||5%|
JEE Main Exam Pattern
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Mains 2020) will be an Online test to be held in India. The questions will be in mix set multiple-choice questions (MCQs).
Subject wise questions distribution
Paper 1 (B.Tech/B.E.)
|Section||No. of Question||Marks|
|Physic||25(20 QUestion MCQ and 5 numerical questions )||100|
|Chemistry||25(20 QUestion MCQ and 5 numerical questions )||100|
|Mathematics||25(20 QUestion MCQ and 5 numerical questions )||100|
|Total||75 questions||300 Marks|
Paper 2 (B.Arch)
|Subjects||No. of Question||Marks|
|Mathematics||25(20 QUestion MCQ and 5 numerical questions )||100|
|Total||77 questions||400 Marks|
|Subjects||No. of Question||Marks|
|Mathematics||25(20 Question MCQ and 5 numerical questions )||120|
|Planning based objective type MCQ||25||100|
|Total||100 questions||400 Marks|
- No. of Question: Total 75 Questions (BE/B.Tech),77 Questions(B.Arch) and 100 Questions(B. Planning) will be asked in the exam.
- Exam Mode: Exam will be conducted through Online and offline mode.
- Marking Scheme: +4 marks will be given for each correct answer.
- Negative Marking: 1/4 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
- Exam Duration: The exam duration will be 3 Hours.
- Subjects: Questions will be asked from first Paper Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics Second Paper Aptitude test, Mathematics and Drawing.
- Type of Question: There will be objective type questions.
- For admissions to IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIs Candidates have to secure 75% (65% for SC/ST) in 12th exams or be in top 20 percentile of the respective board.
- Number of Subjects: student applying should have 5 subjects (physics, mathematics, language, anyone from the Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject and any other subject) in 10+2 exams to meet JEE Main 2020 eligibility criteria.
- Year of Appearance: Candidate who has passed 12th exams in 2017 are not eligible to apply. (Students who have appeared in 12th exams in 2017, did not pass in 2017 but passed in 2018 are not eligible to apply).
JEE Main 2020 Syllabus
JEE Mains 2020 Syllabus is prescribed by the NTA. The level of the examination is of 10+2 or equivalent level exam. The detailed syllabus is listed below.
JEE Mains Syllabus for Physics
|1.||Units and Measurement|
|2.||Kinematics, Laws of Motion|
|3.||Work, Energy and Power|
|6.||Properties of Solids and Liquids|
|8.||Kinetic Theory of Gases|
JEE Mains Syllabus for Chemistry
|1.||Some Basic Concepts in Chemistry|
|2.||States of Matter|
|3.||Solid State, Liquid State: Properties of liquids|
|6.||Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure|
|10.||The first law of thermodynamics|
|12.||Equilibrium involving chemical processes|
|13.||Redox Reactions and Electrochemistry|
JEE Mains Syllabus for Mathematics
|1.||Sets, Relations and Functions,|
|2.||Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations|
|3.||Matrices and Determinants, Probability, Statistics, and Mathematical Reasoning|
|4.||Mathematical Induction, Sequences and Series|
|5.||Permutations and Combinations|
|6.||Limits, Continuity and Differentiability, Applications of Binomial Theorem, Integral Calculus|
|8.||Vector Algebra, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Three Dimensional Geometry.|
JEE Mains Syllabus for Aptitude Test
|S. no.||Syllabus for Aptitude Test|
|1.||Awareness of places|
|2.||persons, buildings and materials|
|3.||Texture and objects related to Architecture and building environment,|
|4.||Visualising 3D objects from 2D drawings,|
|5.||Visualising different sides of 3D objects,|
|6.||Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal),|
|8.||Three dimensional – perception and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, colour texture, building forms and elements, contrast and harmony.|
JEE Mains Syllabus for Drawing Test
|S. no.||Syllabus for Drawing Test|
|1.||Drawing and designing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil|
|2.||Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union|
|3.||Elevations and 3 D views of objects Rotation|
|4.||Development of surfaces and volumes|
|5.||Generation of Plan, Creating 2D and 3D compositions using given shapes and forms|
|6.||Sketching of activities from memory of urban scenes (public space, festivals, market,|
|7.||Street scenes, recreational spaces monuments, etc.),|
|8.||landscape (gardens, trees, river fronts, jungles, plants etc.) and rural life.|
Highly Recommended Books for JEE Mains
There is a given table related to JEE Mains 2020 Highly Recommended book, Candidate needs to follow these books for exam preparation.
|Subject||Important Books for KEAM 2020|
|Physics||NCERT Physics Part 1 and Part 2 texts for Classes XI and XII, Concepts of Physics by HC Verma, Objective Physics by DC Pandey, Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick and Walker, Fundamentals of Physics by Pradeep, Problems in General Physics by IE Irodov|
|Chemistry||NCERT Chemistry textbooks of Class XI and XII, Physical Chemistry by OP Tandon, Organic Chemistry by Morrison and Boyd, ABC of Chemistry for Classes 11 and 12 by Modern, Concise Inorganic Chemistry by JD Lee, Dinesh Chemistry guide and practise books by VK Jaiswal, MS Chauhan and N Awasthi for Inorganic, Organic and Physical Chemistry portions respectively.|
|Mathematics||Maths XI & XII by R. D Sharma, Problems in Calculus in One variable by R.D Sharma.|
JEE Mains 2020 Admit Card
The Admit Card for JEE Mains 2020(January Session) Examination will be released on 6th Dec 2019 and JEE Mains 2020 (April Session) Examination will be released on March 2020. Candidates are advised to visit the official site regularly to get updated with the latest buzz around JEE Mains 2020 Admit Card details. To download the admit card from the official website of JEE Mains, candidates are required to provide their roll number and board details of a 12th class or equivalent exam. Candidates are also advised to download the admit card as soon as possible to avoid the last-minute rush.
JEE Main 2020 Answer Key
After the JEE (Main)-April 2020 examinations, the NTA will display Answer Keys & Question Paper attempted by the candidate Paper-1 and Paper-2 on the NTA’s website www.jeemain.nic.in. The date shall be displayed on the NTA’s website for the same. The challenge of answer keys will be accepted online only through the link available on the website www.jeemain.nic.in on payment of Rs.1000/- per question. The fee can be paid by credit/debit card/Net banking. The fee once paid is non-refundable.
JEE Main 2020 Expected Cutoff
The cut-off is the minimum score required by the candidates to get admission in the top colleges of the country. The JEE Main 2020 Cut-off will be decided by various factors such as the number of students appearing for the exam, difficulty level of exam, etc.
JEE Mains 2020 Result
According to Official instructions, NTA will declare the result of JEE Mains 2020(January session) 31 January 2020 and JEE Mains 2020(April session) for Paper 1 on 30 April 2020 and for Paper 2 on May 2020. The result will release via online mode through the website. Students can check their results by entering their roll number and other required details. The scores secured by the candidates in JEE Mains 2020 exam will be available in the result. The result of JEE Mains 2020 has to be downloaded by the candidates since it will be required during the JEE Mains admission process.
JEE Main 2020 Counseling
Successful Candidates who clear the cutoff will be called for counselling procedure as per to their rank obtained in the merit list. The JEE Main 2020 Counselling will start from the first week of July 2020 (Tentatively). Counselling will be handled by JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority). The counselling has been divided into various rounds. After each round allotment result will be announced separately. To know more about the Counselling procedure and JOSAA, candidates are advised to visit the official website regularly.
For January Session
The Application form filling process for JEE Main 2020 examination notification released date 3 September and the last date for online form filling process is 10 October 2019. The Admit card for JEE Main 2020 will be released on 6th December 2019.
For April Session
JEE Main 2020 examination notification released date 7 February and the last date for online form filling process is 07 March 2020. The Admit card for JEE Main 2020 will be released on 16 March 2020.
|Schedule||Dates (Announced) |
|Application form release||January Session:-3 September 2019 |
April Session:-7 February 2020
|Last date for filling the application||January Session:-10 October 2019 |
April Session:-7 March 2020
|Last date to submit the application fee||January Session:-11 October 2019 |
April Session:- March 2020 (through Credit /Debit Card /
Net Banking up to 11.50 p.m. and through e-challan up to bank hours)
|Correction in particulars except for the choice of cities |
(applicable only for the candidates who are applying for
the first time)
|January Session:- 14-20 October 2019 |
April Session:-11 March 2020 to 15 March 2020
|JEE Main admit card Released on||January Session:- 06 December 2019 |
April Session:- 16 March 2020
|Exam date||January Session:-Between 6 January 2020 to 11 January 2020 |
April Session:- Between 03 April 2020 to 09 April 2020
|Result announcement||January Session:-31 January 2020 |
April Session:-Paper-1: By 30th April 2020
Paper-2: By 15th May 2020
|1st Round Counselling starts||January Session:-March 2020 |
April Session:-June 2020
List of JEE Mains Exam Centres 2020
|Arunachal Pradesh||AL 01||Itanagar|
|Andaman & Nicobar||AN01||Port Blair|
|Chhattisgarh||CG01||Bhilai / Durg|
|Daman & Diu (UT)||DD01||Daman & Diu|
|Delhi / New Delhi (UT)||DL01||Delhi|
|Dadar & Nagar have||DN01||Dadar nagar Haveli|
|Goa||GO01||Panaji / Madgaon|
|Himachal Pradesh||HP01||Bilaspur (HP)|
|HR09||Sonepat / Murthal|
|Jammu & Kashmir||JK01||Baramulla|
|MR16||Mumbai / Mumbai Suburban|
|UP09||Greater Noida / Noida|
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|Head Office||Block C-20 1A/8 ,Sector- 62 |
IITK Outreach Centre, Gautam Buddh Nagar
Noida-201309, Uttar Pradesh (India)
|Contact Number||7042399520, 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526|
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