JEE Main Exam Pattern 2021- Exam Mode, Duration, Marketing Scheme, FAQs

 JEE Main Exam Pattern 2021- Exam Mode, Duration, Marketing Scheme, FAQs
12 February 2021

 

Joint Entrance Examination - Main popularly known as JEE main is an entrance exam conducted by NTA at national level for admission to various undergraduate engineering level engineering courses like B.E/ B.Tech, B.Plan and B.Arch offered by IIITs (Indian Institute of Information Technology), NITs (National Institute of Technology) and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) across the country. 


Out of the students appearing for JEE Main this year only 2.5 lakhs top score holders will be eligible to apply for JEE Advance. As per the recent notifications,from 2021 JEE main will be held four times  and student's best of the 2021 NTA scores will be considered while preparing the merit list/ranking. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) manages and organises the counselling cum seat allotment process for all the IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIs.

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New Pattern of JEE paper 1 - 2 and B-Planning 

Highlights of JEE Main Exam Pattern 2021

Parameters

JEE Main 2021 – B.E./B. Tech

JEE Main 2021 – B. Arch

JEE Main 2021 – B. Planning

Mode of Examination

CBT Mode

Mathematics  and Aptitude- CBT Mode

Drawing- Pen and paper mode

CBT Mode

Duration of exam

3 hours

3 hours

3 hours

Total subjects

Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics

Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Drawing Test

Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Planning Based Objective Type

Number of questions

(Asked)

90 (30 questions from each subject)

82  (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)

105 (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)

Number of questions

(To be Answered)

75 (25 questions from each subject)

77  (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)

100  (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)

Type of Questions

60 (MCQs having 4 options each with 1 correct option) + 30 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value)

Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) +

Aptitude- 50 MCQ +

Drawing- 2 Questions 

Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) +

Aptitude- 50 MCQs +

Planning Based Objective Type- 25 MCQs

Marking Scheme

For MCQs:+4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unattempted questions will not be marked.

For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct response, no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions.

For MCQs:+4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unattempted questions will not be marked.

For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct response, no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions

For Drawing Test: 2 questions of 100 marks

For MCQs:+4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unattempted questions will not be marked.

For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct response, no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions.

Maximum Marks

300 Marks

400 Marks

400 Marks

Medium of paper

English, Hindi, Urdu (All Centre Cities)

Regional Languages

English, Hindi, Urdu (All Centre Cities)

Regional Languages

English, Hindi, Urdu (All Centre Cities)

Regional Languages

 

JEE Counselling Packages

 

JEE College Counselling

JEE Standard Counselling

JEE Premium Counselling

Rs.599
Rs.4,999
Rs.7,999
Get report of shortlisted Colleges based on your JEE score.
(Note: The shortlisted colleges would be based on previous year cut off)                            
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  • Get a book on state quota counseling 
  • regular alerts on counseling dates and important notifications on JEE
  • webinar on JEE counseling process 
  • profile mapping with backup options (includes career assessment test worth Rs.2999)
  • health analysis of colleges
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  • Facts & figures on JEE previous year
  • Get a book on state quota counseling - regular alerts on counseling dates and important notifications on JEE
  • webinar on JEE counseling process 
  • profile mapping with backup options (includes career assessment test worth Rs.2999)
  •  health analysis of colleges
  • Handholding of student till he or she gets admission 
  •  documentation work
  •  form filling 
  • college preferences
  • chance to interact with current JEE students 
  • college review and other important updates
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS –JEE (Main)-2021

1) - How many times a student can appear for the JEE Main Examination
( New Update from NTA ) ?
 

A - Students can appear in the exam four times in a year. Also, students can appear in JEE Main in three consecutive years from the year of passing their class 12 exam.

 

2) - Which is the official authentic website for JEE information ? 

A-  NTA -National Testing Agency https://nta.ac.in/

 

3) How Many student’s on an average appear for the JEE exam every year ? 

A -  Around 9 lakhs to 10 lakhs
       2020 - 6,35,000 Appeared 
       2019 - 9,40,000 Appeared 

4)- Date for Very next JEE Exam?

A - 23 Feb to 26 Feb 2020
 

5)- How many students appear for the MHT CET exam every year ?

A - 3.5 lakhs to 4.5 lakhs 2020 - 

PCM - 1,52,500

PCB - 1,93,000

PCM + PCB  - 90,000

Total - 4,35,000  

 

6) - MHT CET 2021 Date?

A - First week of May month 
 

7) - Is 75% criteria in 12th std is mandatory for IIT and NIT institutions?

A - Considering the decision taken for IIT JEE(Advanced) and in line with the decision taken for the last academic year, it has been decided to waive off the 75% marks (in class 12 exam) eligibility criteria under Joint Entrance Examination (Main) for the next academic year 2021-2022.

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