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JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) is a national level entrance exam to provide admissions into B.E, B.Tech, B.Arch and B.Planning courses at the NIT's, IIT's and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTI's) across the country. The Mains exam is held by NTA. 

JEE Mains is also the eligibility test for JEE advanced which is the entrance exam for admissions to programmes managed by the IIT's in India.

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Conducting Body

Joint Entrance Examination or JEE is an Engineering Entrance Examination conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The exam is conducted for admissions into various B.E./B.Tech. courses in IIT's, NIT's, IIIT's and CFTI's. JEE examination is held in two phases i.e. JEE Mains & JEE Advanced. The following detail is regarding JEE Mains.

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Important Dates:

Events

Dates

Mode

Link

Registration Date

01/03/2022

Online

Click Here

Application Date

01/03/2022 to 31/03/2022

Admit Card Date

Will be updated soon.

Exam Date

Session 1 (June 2022)

20/06/2022
24/06/2022
25/06/2022
29/06/2022

Session 2 (July 2022)

21/07/2022 to 30/07/2022

Result Date

Will be updated soon.

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Eligibility Criteria:

- Age Criteria:

  • No age limit.

  • Aspirants must satisfy the eligibility of age requirements of the concerned institute.

- Educational Qualification: 

  • For B.Tech/B.E:- 10+2 with Language, Physics, Mathematics, Any one of (Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject). The fifth one can be any other subject.

  • For B.Arch/ B.Planning are:- 10+2 with Language, Physics, Mathematics (compulsory), Any one of (Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject). The fifth one can be any other subject.

  • For admissions to NITs/IIITs/GFTIs:- The applicants require to secure a minimum of 75% marks in (10+2) or be in the top 20 percentile in their 10+2 exam held by their respective board.

  • For admissions to B.Arch courses in NITs/IIITs/GFTIs:- Applicants need to secure at least 50% marks separately in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and the same in aggregate too.

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Selection Procedure:

The selection procedure is done through the following stage:

  • Computer Based Online Test

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Exam Pattern:

JEE Mains is held twice a year i.e. January and April. The examination is an Online Computer Based Test (CBT) consisting of two papers i.e., Paper 1 and 2, each with a time duration of 3 hours (60 minutes per section).

The applicants who seek admission to the B.Tech course need to write the Paper 1 and those who seek admission to the B.Arch course need to write Paper 2. Both the papers are MCQ type except the questions in the Drawing section of Paper 2. The exam pattern is as follows:-

Paper

Section

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time

Paper-1

Physics

30

120

01 hour

Chemistry

30

120

01 hour

Mathematics

30

120

01 hour

Total

90

360

180 minutes

Paper

Section

No. of Questions

Maximum Marks

Time

Paper-2

Drawing (Offline)

02

70

01 hour

Aptitude

50

200

01 hour

Mathematics

30

120

01 hour

Total

82

390

180 minutes

Note:- There is a provision of Negative Marking. 1 mark shall be deducted.

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) Syllabus:

- Mathematics:

  • Sets, Relations and Functions

  • Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations

  • Matrices and Determinants

  • Permutations and Combinations

  • Mathematical Induction

  • Binomial Theorem and its simple applications

  • Sequences and Series

  • Limit, Continuity and Differentiability

  • Integral Calculus

  • Differential Equations

  • Coordinate Geometry

  • Three-dimensional Geometry

  • Vector Algebra

  • Statistics and Probability

  • Trigonometry

  • Mathematical Reasoning

- Physics:

  • Physics And Measurement

  • Kinematics

  • Laws Of Motion

  • Work, Energy And Power

  • Rotational Motion

  • Gravitation

  • Properties Of Solids And Liquids

  • Thermodynamics

  • Kinetic Theory Of Gases

  • Oscillations And Waves

  • Electrostatics

  • Current Electricity

  • Magnetic Effects Of Current And Magnetism

  • Electromagnetic Induction, Waves And Alternating Currents

  • Optics

  • Dual Nature Of Matter and Radiation

  • Atoms And Nuclei

  • Electronic Devices

  • Communication Systems

- Chemistry:

  • Physical Chemistry- Mole concept & the concept of equivalents, Redox reactions, Electro-chemistry, Thermodynamics and Chemical Equilibrium.

  • Organic Chemistry- Carbonyl Compounds & their derivatives.

  • Inorganic Chemistry- Coordination chemistry, Chemical bonding and Qualitative analysis

PAPER 2

- Aptitude:

Part I:

  • Awareness of Persons, Places, Buildings, Materials.

  • Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build-environment.

  • Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings.

  • Visualizing. different sides of three-dimensional objects.

  • Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal).

Part II:

  • Three dimensional - perception: colour texture, harmony and contrast, Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements,

  • Design and drawing of geometrical and patterns in pencil.

  • Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, rotation, development of surfaces, subtraction and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects.

  • Creating two and three-dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms.

  • Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of landscape (river fronts, jungles, trees, plants, etc.) and rural life. Urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, etc.). 

JEE Mains(Joint Entrance Examination - Mains) FAQs:

Ques 1. From where can applicants get the information regarding the JEE Mains exam?

Ans. The applicants can get the information from the official website.

Ques 2. How can applicants apply for the JEE Mains exam?

Ans. Applicants have to apply online for the application form and registration.

Ques 3. How can applicants download the Admit card?

Ans. The admit card can be downloaded from the official website by entering the login details like application number or date of birth, password and security pin.

Ques 4. How can candidates pay the application fee?

Ans.  By online mode by Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.

Ques 5. Is there a provision of fee exemption?

Ans. No. There is no such provision.

Ques 6. Which documents are required while submitting the form?

Ans. Following are the documents:

  • Photograph (10KB - 200KB)

  • Signature (4KB-30KB).

Ques 7. What is the selection procedure for the JEE Mains exam?

Ans. For Mains, exam the selection is done through Written-test.

Ques 8. Is there any Interview?

Ans. No, there is no Interview for the JEE Mains exam.

Ques 9. Is this exam held online or offline?

Ans. The exam is held Online.

Ques 10. Is there any sectional timing in the exam?

Ans.  No, there is no such limit.

Ques 11. Is there any Negative Marking in the exam?

Ans. Yes. There is a provision of Negative Marking. 1 mark shall be deducted.

Ques 12. On what basis the merit list is prepared?

Ans. The merit list is prepared on Written marks.

Ques 13. Is there any chance to change the centre once the form is submitted?

Ans. No, changes can be made once the form is submitted.

Ques 14. What precautions should be taken by a candidate while filling up the Online Application Form?

Ans. Please read the instructions attentive before filling up the Online Application Form.

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