JEE (Main) Notification 2024 Exam Date, Application Form

NTA announced exam dates JEE Mains 2024. Download JEE Main entrance exam 2024 notification with eligibility and registration dates from jeemain.nta.ac.in

The Joint Entrance Examination (Main), also known as JEE (Main), is a national-level screening test for admission to undergraduate engineering and architecture programs in India. It is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and comprises two papers.

The Department of Higher Education, Ministry of Education, Government of India has entrusted the responsibility of conducting the Joint Entrance Examination [JEE (Main)] to the NTA from 2019 onwards.

Paper 1 is conducted for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs (B.E/B.Tech.) at NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), and Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating State Governments. JEE (Main) is also an eligibility test for JEE (Advanced), which is conducted for admission to IITs. Paper 2 is conducted for admission to B. Arch and B. Planning courses in the country.

JEE (Main) – 2024 Session 1 for Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech.) will be held between 24
January and 01 February 2024 and Session 2 will be held between 01 April and 15 April 2024. This is being done to ensure that the JEE (Main) – 2024 does not interfere with the Board examinations, which may be held at different times across the States/UTs. Paper 2A and Paper 2B (B. Arch and B. Planning) are also being held twice a year (January and April 2024).

Candidates must have passed class 10 with a minimum of 75% marks (65% for SC/ST/PwD candidates) and class 11 and 12 with physics, chemistry, and mathematics as compulsory subjects.

There are many resources available to help you prepare for JEE Main, including:

  • Books: There are many good JEE Main preparation books available in the market.
  • Online resources: There are many websites and online courses that offer JEE Main preparation materials.
  • Coaching institutes: There are many coaching institutes that offer JEE Main preparation courses.

JEE (Main) Notification 2024

National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the JEE Main exam 2024 session 1 from January 24 to February 1 and session 2 from April 01 to April 15, 2024. A candidate has the option to apply for one Session or both Sessions (Session 1 and Session 2 of 2024) together and pay the exam fee accordingly.

Submission of the Application Form could be made by the candidate online through the NTA website: https:// jeemain.nta.ac.in/.

The entire application process for JEE (Main) – 2024 is online, including uploading scanned images/documents, payment of fees, and printing of Confirmation Page, Admit Card, etc. Therefore, candidates are not required to send/submit any document(s) including the Confirmation Page to NTA through Post/ Fax/WhatsApp/Email/by Hand.

JEE Main 2024 Highlights

Examination NameJoint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main)
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Purpose of ExaminationAdmission into NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs and a qualifying test for JEE Advanced
CategoryUndergraduate (UG) Exam
NotificationJEE (Main) Notification January 2024
JEE (Main) Notification Date1st Nov 2023
Level of ExamNational Level
SessionsSession-1: JEE (Main) January 2024
Session-2: JEE (Main) April 2024
PapersPaper-1 (B.E./B.Tech.)
Paper-2 (B.Arch. and B.Planning)
NTA JEE Main 2024 Exam ModeComputer Based Test (CBT) and
In pen and paper (offline) mode
Exam TermJEE (Main)
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Official Web Portaljeemain.nta.ac.in
AUBSP Home PageAUBSP.com

Session-1: JEE (Main) – January 2024

Session-1: JEE (Main)January 2024
Application Form Start01 Nov 2023 to 30 Nov 2023
Application Form Last Date30 November 2023
Announcement of Exam CentresSecond week of January 2024
Downloading Admit Cards03 days before Exam Date
Dates of ExaminationBetween 24 January and 01 February 2024
Declaration of Result12 February 2024

Session-2: JEE (Main) – April 2024

Session-2: JEE (Main)April 2024
Application Form Start02 February 2024 to 02 March 2024
Application Form Last Date02 March 2024
Announcement of Exam CentresThird week of March 2024
Downloading Admit Cards03 days before Exam Date
Dates of ExaminationBetween 01 April and 15 April 2024
Declaration of Result25 April 2024

JEE MAIN Examination Scheme 2024

Mode of Examination

The JEE Main exam is conducted in online mode, except for the drawing section of Paper 2A, which is conducted offline. JEE (Main) – 2024 is being conducted in the following modes:

  • Paper 1 (B.E. /B. Tech.) in “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only.
  • Paper 2A (B. Arch): Mathematics (Part-I) and Aptitude Test (Part-II) in “Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only and Drawing Test (Part-III) in pen and paper (offline) mode, to be attempted on drawing sheet of A4 size.
  • Paper 2B (B. Planning): Mathematics (Part-I), Aptitude Test (Part-II), and Planning-Based Questions (Part-III) in Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode only.

Choice of Medium of Question Papers

Medium of the Question Papers: Drawing from the National Education Policy (NEP), the JEE (Main) – 2024 is being conducted in English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

The option of language for Question Paper should be exercised carefully while filling up the Application Form online and it cannot be changed at a later stage. Candidates while attempting the QP must choose the same medium as opted while registering in the Application form.

Scheme of Examination

The JEE Main exam pattern comprises two types of questions: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and Numerical Value Questions (NVQs).

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

  • Each MCQ has four answer choices, of which only one is correct.
  • Candidates are required to select the correct answer for each MCQ.
  • Each correct MCQ answer is awarded 4 marks.
  • Each incorrect MCQ answer is awarded -1 mark.
  • Unanswered MCQs are awarded 0 marks.

Numerical Value Questions (NVQs)

  • NVQs require candidates to enter a numerical value as the answer.
  • Candidates are required to attempt any 5 out of 10 NVQs in each section.
  • Each correct NVQ answer is awarded 4 marks.
  • Incorrect NVQ answers are not awarded any marks.
  • Unanswered NVQs are awarded 0 marks.

Here is a table summarizing the type of questions in JEE Main:

FeatureMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)Numerical Value Questions (NVQs)
Number of questions20 per section10 per section
SelectionCompulsory to attempt allAttempt any 5 out of 10
Marking scheme+4 for correct answer, -1 for incorrect answer, 0 for unanswered+4 for correct answer, 0 for incorrect answer, 0 for unanswered

Subject combinations for each paper, type of questions in each paper, and mode of examination are given in the table below:

PaperSubjectType of QuestionMode of Exam
Paper 1:
B.E./B.Tech.
Mathematics,
Physics and
Chemistry
MCQs and NVQsCBT Mode (Online)
Paper 2A:
B. Arch
Part-I:
Mathematics
MCQs and NVQsCBT Mode (Online)
Paper 2A:
B. Arch
Part-II:
Aptitude Test
MCQsCBT Mode (Online)
Paper 2A:
B. Arch
Part-III: Drawing
Test
Questions to test drawing aptitudePen and Paper Based (Offline)
Paper 2B:
B. Planning
Part-I:
Mathematics
MCQs and NVQsCBT Mode (Online)
Paper 2B:
B. Planning
Part-II:
Aptitude Test
MCQsCBT Mode (Online)
Paper 2B:
B. Planning
Part-III:
Planning-Based
Questions
MCQsCBT Mode (Online)

Pattern of Examination

Paper-1: B.E./ B. Tech. in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode:

SubjectSection A
MCQs
Section B
NVQs
Marks
Mathematics2010100
Physics2010100
Chemistry2010100

Paper 2A (B. Arch): Mathematics (Part-I) and Aptitude Test (Part-II) in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode only and Drawing Test (Part-III) in Pen and Paper Based (offline) mode, to be attempted on a drawing sheet of A4 size.

SubjectQuestionMarks
Part I: MathematicsSection A: 20
Section B: 10
100
Part II: Aptitude Test50200
Part III: Drawing Test02100
Total82400

20 questions will be MCQs and 05 (five) questions will have answers to be filled as a numerical value. There will be negative marking for both Section A and Section B. For each question in Section B, a candidate has to enter the correct integer value of the answer using the mouse and the on-screen virtual numeric keypad in the place designated to enter the answer. The answer should be rounded off to the nearest integer.

Paper 2B (B. Planning) Part-I: Mathematics, Part-II: Aptitude Test, and Part-III: Planning- Based Questions in Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode only.

SubjectQuestionMarks
Part I: MathematicsSection A: 20
Section B: 10
100
Part II: Aptitude Test50200
Part III: Drawing Test25100
Total105400

20 questions will be MCQs and 05 (five) questions will have answers to be filled as a numerical value. There will be negative marking for both Section A and Section B. For each question in Section B, enter the correct integer value of the answer using the mouse and the on-screen virtual numeric keypad in the place designated to enter the answer. The answer should be rounded off to the nearest integer.

Duration of Test

The total time duration for Paper 1 (B.E. /B.Tech.), Paper 2A (B. Arch) and Paper 2B (B.Planning) is given in the table below:

PaperSubjectFor Non-PwD
Candidates
For PwD
Candidates
Paper 1
(B.E./B.Tech.)
Physics,
Chemistry, and
Mathematics
03 hours04 hours
Paper 2A
(B.Arch) Only
Mathematics,
Aptitude Test, and
Drawing Test
03 hours04 hours
Paper 2B
(B.Planning) Only
Mathematics,
Aptitude Test, and
Planning Based
Questions
03 hours04 hours
Paper 2A (B.Arch)
and Paper 2B
(B.Planning) both
Mathematics,
Aptitude Test,
Drawing Test, and
Planning Based
Questions
03 hours 30
minutes
04 hours 10 minutes


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