JEE Main Exam

Jan. 17, 2019

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Joint Entrance Examination Main
Joint Entrance Examination Main

Joint Entrance Examination – Main, formerly All India Engineering Entrance Examination, is an examination organised by the National Testing Agency in India.

JEE Main 2019

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If your dream is to pursue engineering from one of the top IITs (Indian Institute of Technology), NITs (National Institutes of Technology) then cracking JEE  Main becomes mandatory for you. On the basis of marks score in JEE Main 2019,prestigious colleges of the country like NITs, IIITs will grant admission to B.Tech/ B.E. and Arch./B.Plan. programmes. Besides, those who will clear cutoff of jee main 2019  will be eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2018 for admission into the IITs. Many state government, as well as private technical colleges, will also accept JEE Main 2018 score for admission to various undergraduate engineering programmes.This Examination was being conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) till 2018, but from 2019 onwards  it will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).The JEE  Main 2019  examination will be conducted twice in a year.JEE Main 2019 exam dates & allotted shifts details  has been announced NTA on its official website.
The registration process for JEE Main 2019 has ended. NTA has started the JEE Main 2019 application form correction facility to rectify the errors made while filling up the application form.The correction window will remain active from October 8 (10 am) to October 14 (11:50 pm).

According to the notice posted on the official website, the NTA will conduct the JEE (Main) 2019 for the first time in January 2019 exam from January 6 to 20, 2019. The Paper I exam  will be conducted in two shifts in morning it would be from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and in afternoon it is from 02:30 pm to 05:30 pm).

Changes brought in by NTA JEE Main 2019

Mode of Test

Paper I will be computer-based test while for paper II exam Mode will consist of computer-based mode for Mathematics and Aptitude test  while pen-and-paper mode for drawing test .

Increased number of  attempt

NTA JEE Main 2019 will be held for two times in 1  year .The first exam will be in January.And the second exam is in April. So you can attempt this exam either in January or in April or in both months.

Age limit

There is no  criteria of the age limit for applying  JEE Main 2019. If you have passed your 12th class  in 2017, 2018 or are appearing in 2019 then you can apply for the exam, irrespective of your age.

Application fees revised

Application fees for JEE Main 2019 has been reduced for different categories.

Best  of the two Scores will be considered

You can attempt both the January and April exams, and the best of the two scores will be considered for ranking purposes.

Exam centres

Total number of  exam centers are increased.The number of test centers in India  are 264 and while there are 9 exam centers at international level.

Common Service Centres (CSCs)

There are nearly 1.5 lakh CSCs are set up across the country,to make sure that you should not get any trouble at the time of application form filling and submission.

Availability of Mock Tests

On weekly basis you can register for JEE Main mock tests which are arranged by NTA.

Test Practice centres (TPCs)

NTA had provided JEE Main practice centres at 2,697 colleges and schools with computers.This will help you to practice the JEE Main mock tests.

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Jee main 2019 overview

JEE Main Particulars


Name of Exam

JEE Main 2019

Exam Level


Conducting Authority

NTA (National Testing Agency)

Number of attempt


1st in January

2nd in April

JEE Main 2019 Papers

Paper 1: B.Tech/B.E

Paper 2: B.Arch./B.Plan

Mode of Exam

Paper I- Computer-based test mode

Paper II

Mathematics and Aptitude test - Computer-based test mode

Drawing test - Pen-and-paper mode

JEE 2019 Exam Date

Paper I-January 9, 10, 11 and 12, 2019

Paper II -April 6 to 20, 2019

JEE Main Exam Centres

273 (264 cities in India and 9 in abroad)

Duration of Exam

Paper I

Shift I: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm

Shift II: 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm

Paper II

Will be held in 2 shifts.

Exam time

3 hours

JEE Main Exam Pattern

Paper 1 Total Questions: 90

Paper 2

Total Questions: 82

Physics 30

Chemistry 30

Mathematics 30

Mathematics 30

Aptitude Test 50

Drawing Test 2

JEE Main Result Date

January 31, 2019 for Paper 1

April 30, 2019 for Paper 2

Common Rank List for both exams

May second week, 2019

Important dates of JEE Main 2019




January Exam

April Exam

Registration dates

September 1 to 30, 2018

February 8th to March 7, 2019

Registration for Test Practise Centres Starts

September 1, 2018


Deadline for paying the application fee, and uploading the  signature and the photograph

October 1, 2018 (11.50 PM)


Correction Period of Application Form

October 8 to October 14, 2018

To be notified

Information Regarding Date and

Shift for

Paper I and II

October 5, 2018


Information Regarding Exam City

for Paper I and II

October 21, 2018


Release of Admit Card

December 17, 2018

March 18, 2019

Exam timing

Paper I

January 9, 10, 11 and 12  

Shift I from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Shift II from  2:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

Paper II

January 8, 2019

Shift I from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Shift II from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM)


Answer Key and OMR Sheets

Will be released on


To be notified

To be notified

Result declaration dates

January 31, 2019

April 30, 2019

JEE Main Cutoff 2019

JEE Main cutoff  marks are equal to the is the minimum qualifying marks that you should  obtain to be eligible for JEE Advanced.

Here is Cutoff marks  Trend for previous year for different categories.
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