The online application window for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2021 would start from Tuesday, December 15. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for JEE Main 2021 exam online — jeemain.nta.nic.in.
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As per information brochure, the last date to register for JEE Main 2021 is January 15. This year, the JEE Main 2021 would be held four times.
The first session of exam will be held from February 22 to 25, 2021 followed by next three Sessions in March, April, and May 2021. This is being done to make sure that the JEE (Main)2021 does not interfere with the Board examinations, which may be held at different times in the States/UTs.
Admit Card for the first session of JEE Main will be released in the first week of January. The exam will be held in two shifts. The first shift of exam will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and second shift of exam will be held from 3 to 6 pm.
From JEE Main 2021 syllabus to exam pattern, here are five points that students should know.
- JEE Main 2021 will be conducted in 13 languages — English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu. While exams in Hindi, English and Urdu will be held across the country, other regional language papers will be held in the respective states.
- NTA has increased the number of attempts in JEE Main 2021. The JEE Main 2021 will be held in February 2021 followed by three sessions in March, April, and May 2021. “This is being done to ensure that the JEE (Main)2021 does not interfere with the Board examinations, which may be held at different times across the States/UTs,” NTA said.
- The pattern of JEE Main has been changed to accommodate students who may have studied under school boards that changed the syllabus due to the lockdown. The questions papers will have choices. Candidates will now have 30 questions in each subject, divided into two sections. Section A will have 20 questions and section B will have 10 questions. Out of the 10 questions in Section B, candidates will have to answer any five.
- The total number of questions to be attempted will remain the same (Physics – 25, Chemistry – 25 and Mathematics – 25).
- JEE Main 2021 will be held in 329 exam centers across India.