JEE Main

Joint Entrance Examination Main 2020

Joint Entrance Examination Main 2020

Mode of ExamOnline
LevelUG
Level of ExamNational Level

It is a national level screening test conducted every year to offer admission into B.E, B.Tech, B.Plan and B.Arch programmes. Entrance test of JEE Mains is held twice in a year in January and April.

Candidates who aspire to pursue UG engineering programmes in various renowned institutions like IIT’s, CFTI’s, NIT’s, have to qualify the test by securing minimum qualifying cut-off marks.

Through this article you can check complete details regarding NTA JEE Mains 2020.

Examination Dates

April Session:

Events

Dates

Release of Online Application

07/02/2020

Last Date to submit Application

12/03/2020

Last Date of Fee Submission & Image Uploading

12/03/2020

Application Form Re-Open

19/05/2020-23/05/2020

Application Correction Window

25/05/2020-31/05/2020

Admit Card Availability

-

Exam Dates

18/07/2020-23/07/2020

Announcement of Results

-

 

January Session:

Events

Dates

Release of Application Form

03/09/2019

Last Date to Submit the Application

10/10/2019

Last Date of Fee Submission & Image Uploading

11/10/2019

Application Correction Window

14/10/2020-20/10/2020

Admit Card Availability

06/12/2019

Exam Dates

06/01/2020-09/01/2020

Announcement of Results

17/01/2020

 

Application Fee

Courses Offered

Category

Application Fee

B Tech/ B Arch/ B Planning

General/ OBC (Boys)

RS. 650

SC/ST/Transgender/Girls

RS. 325

 

New Changes Introduced

Candidates can check the new changes below introduced in JEE Mains 2020 test:

From the year 2020, the exam will be conducted separately for BE/B.Tech, B.Arch & Planning courses. Candidates can appear for all the courses or separately.

Application Fee has been increased as compared to last year. It can be paid through online mode.

Changes in Exam pattern: New changes have been introduced in the exam pattern of JEE Main 2020. The number of questions in the exam paper has been decreased to 25 questions (per subject) on comparison to last year (30 questions). Also, besides the MCQs in the paper there will be questions whose answers are to be filled as numerical values.

From this year, the paper pattern of B.Plan has been separately introduced in JEE Main.

From 2019 onwards, National Testing Agency (NTA) is given the responsibility to conduct the entrance exams of JEE Main.

NTA JEE Main 2020 will be conducted twice every year in the months of January & April in online CBT mode.

The age limit to apply for JEE Mains has been removed. Now candidates fulfilling the eligibility criterion can apply for the exam irrespective of their age.

For JEE Main Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan), it is mandatory for the candidates to have Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry subjects.

Aadhar card is not mandatory to apply for JEE Mains 2020 entrance exams.

Candidates appearing among the top 2,45,000 qualified students will be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced.

NTA has set up more than 3400 Practice centers in the country for the preparation of the students.

Diabetic students can take water bottle, fruits and sugar tablets inside the exam center.

JEE Main 2020 Application Correction

For all the candidates registered successfully, the board has been started JEE Main Application correction facility to correct mistakes. It is one time facility for the students to make corrections in the details of application form. Correction in uploaded images has been started.

The application correction window has been started from 14th to 20th October 2019 for the January session registration. For the April session, the correction process will start in the month of February 2020.

Students are able to correct details in the application through online mode only. To make correction in the application, students have to pay an additional amount of fee.

Below, we have mentioned complete details about JEE Main 2020 Eligibility Criteria to appear in the examination. Candidates should fulfill the given eligibility before JEE Main Application Filling.

Basic Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Candidates must be Indian Citizen.
  • NRIs, PIOs, OCIs & Foreign national candidates can also apply.

Requirement of “Aadhar Card”:

  • Aadhaar Card is not compulsory to apply for this exam.
  • Candidates can use Passport number, Ration Card number, Bank Account number or any other valid Government identity number.

Age Criteria:

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit prescribed to apply for JEE Main 2020.

Qualification Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must qualify their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board.
  • Subjects: Candidates must have to take minimum 5 subjects in 12th/equivalent examination. Candidates appearing for JEE Main 2020 must have passed class 12th with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subject.
  • Passing Marks: There is no prescribed percentage to appear in the examination. Candidates having passing marks can also apply.
  • Appearing Candidates: If a candidate appears in 12th or equivalent class in 2020 are also eligible for JEE Main 2020.
  • NIOS candidates can also apply for this exam. Higher Secondary Certificate Vocational Examination students are also eligible.
  • Diploma Holders: To appear in JEE Advanced, a diploma holder can apply in JEE Main 2020. But their rank & score in JEE Main will not be considered for admission in NITs & CFTIs.
  • No board marks will be taken into account for calculating JEE Main score from the year 2018 onwards.
  • For B.Arch (Paper 2): Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics subjects are mandatory in 10+2 exam. Candidates should have secured 50% aggregate in the qualifying exam.

Passing Year Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates who have passed 12th class or equivalent exam in 2018 or 2019 (not before 2018) are eligible to apply for this exam.
  • If candidates have appeared in a 12th or equivalent exam in 2017 but did not cleared in 2017, but passed in 2018 are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidates who have passed 12th exams in 2017 or before or appearing in 2021 or later exams are not eligible to apply for JEE Main 2020.
  • If candidates qualify 12th exam in 2019 & appear for improvement in 2020 for one or few subjects, then top 20 percentile cut-off for 2019 will be considered.
  • However, if a candidate write all the subjects in 2020, then the best of the two performances will be considered.
  • Candidates also note down that for the percentile system, total marks obtained in all the five subjects of mark sheet are required for JEE Main and JEE Advanced.

Eligibility for Admission in NITs, IIITs and CFTIs:

  • Minimum Marks: For admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs, candidates should secure minimum 75% marks (65% for SC/ST students) in the qualifying examination or must be in top 20 percentile in class 12th examination conducted by respective boards.
  • Subjects combination required in the qualifying exam for admission in engineering & architecture courses are mentioned below:
Course Criteria Required for Admission
BE/B.Tech
Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational
subject.
B.Arch
Passed 10+2 examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.
B.Plan
Passed 10+2 examination with Mathematics.
 

Eligibility for Paper 2 (B.Arch):

As per the notification released by NTA, we have mentioned below the eligibility criteria for paper 2 (B.Arch):

  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidate must have passed 12th level from a recognized board or university.
  • Qualifying Marks: Student must have passed 12th level with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as mandatory subjects.
  • Qualifying Subjects: In the 12th level, student must have passed with aggregate of 50% marks and 50% marks in PCM subjects.

Eligibility for (B.Plan):

Check below the eligibility criteria for B.Plan course:

  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidate must have passed 12th level from a recognized board or university.
  • Qualifying Marks: Student must have passed 12th level with Mathematics as mandatory subject.
  • Qualifying Subjects: In the 12th level, student must have passed with 50% marks in
    Mathematics and 50% marks in aggregate of qualifying exam.

List of Qualifying Examinations (QE) for JEE Main:

  • The final examination of the 10+2 system, conducted by any recognized central/ State Board, such as Central Board of Secondary Education, New Delhi; Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations, New Delhi; etc.
  • Intermediate or two-year Pre-University examination conducted by a recognized Board/
    University.
  • Final examination of the two-year course of the Joint Services Wing of the National Defense Academy.
  • Senior Secondary School Examination conducted by the National Institute of Open Schooling with a minimum of five subjects.
  • Any Public School/ Board/ University examination in India or in any foreign country recognized as equivalent to the 10+2 system by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • Higher Secondary Certificate Vocational Examination.
  • A Diploma recognized by AICTE or a State board of technical education of at least 3 year duration General Certificate Education (GCE) examination (London/Cambridge/Sri Lanka) at the Advanced (A) level.
  • High School Certificate Examination of the Cambridge University or International Baccalaureate Diploma of the International Baccalaureate Office, Geneva.

 

Recommended Books

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Check the section wise distribution of questions and marks for both the papers of JEE Main 2020:

For Paper I (B.E/B.Tech):

Subject Number of Questions
Physics 25
Mathematics 25
Chemistry 25
Total 75 questions

For Paper II (B.Arch):

Subject Number of Questions
Aptitude Test 50
Mathematics 25
Drawing Test 2
Total 77 questions

For Paper II (B.Plan):

Subject Number of Questions
Aptitude Test 50
Mathematics 25
Planning Based Questions-Part II 25
Total 100 questions

JEE Main 2020 Syllabus

The complete NTA JEE Main Syllabus can be checked by the students via online mode. Syllabus of Paper I contain various topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics studied in the 11th and 12th level.

Paper II Syllabus contain topics from the Aptitude, Mathematics and Drawing sections.

Check below the detailed syllabus of JEE Main 2020

For JEE Mains 2020 Paper I (B.E/ B.Tech):

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern

JEE Mains 2020 January Session entrance test will be conducted from 6th to 11th January 2020. The April Session exam will be held from 3rd to 9th April 2020.

Check the complete NTA JEE Main Exam pattern provided below, before starting your exam preparation:

  • Exam Mode: The entrance test will be organized in online CBT mode. However, the drawing test of Paper II (B.Arch) will be only held in offline mode.
  • Number of Papers: The entrance exam will be held in two papersPaper I and Paper II. Paper I will be held for admission into B.E/B.Tech programme. Paper II will be held for admission into B.Arch and B.Plan programmes.
  • Type of Questions: The questions in both the papers will be of objective type. As per new changes, the paper will also have questions in which answers are to be filled as numerical values. The drawing test of B.Arch paper will be of subjective type. 
  • Total Marks: Paper of B.E/ B.Tech will be of total 300 marks. While, B.Arch/ B.Plan will be of total 400 marks.
  • Number of Questions: Paper of B.E/ B.Tech will consists of total 75 questions. B.Arch paper will have total of 77 questions and B.Plan paper will have total of 100 questions.
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be given for every correct answer. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • Language Medium: The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Gujarati & some other state languages.
  • Time Duration: The time duration to complete the paper will be of 3 hours. Extra time of 1 hour will be provided to candidates with 40% disability (PwD candidates).

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern

JEE Mains 2020 January Session entrance test will be conducted from 6th to 11th January 2020. The April Session exam will be held from 3rd to 9th April 2020.

Check the complete NTA JEE Main Exam pattern provided below, before starting your exam preparation:

  • Exam Mode: The entrance test will be organized in online CBT mode. However, the drawing test of Paper II (B.Arch) will be only held in offline mode.
  • Number of Papers: The entrance exam will be held in two papersPaper I and Paper II. Paper I will be held for admission into B.E/B.Tech programme. Paper II will be held for admission into B.Arch and B.Plan programmes.
  • Type of Questions: The questions in both the papers will be of objective type. As per new changes, the paper will also have questions in which answers are to be filled as numerical values. The drawing test of B.Arch paper will be of subjective type. 
  • Total Marks: Paper of B.E/ B.Tech will be of total 300 marks. While, B.Arch/ B.Plan will be of total 400 marks.
  • Number of Questions: Paper of B.E/ B.Tech will consists of total 75 questions. B.Arch paper will have total of 77 questions and B.Plan paper will have total of 100 questions.
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be given for every correct answer. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • Language Medium: The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Gujarati & some other state languages.
  • Time Duration: The time duration to complete the paper will be of 3 hours. Extra time of 1 hour will be provided to candidates with 40% disability (PwD candidates).

Check the section wise distribution of questions and marks for both the papers of JEE Main 2020:

For Paper I (B.E/B.Tech):

Subject Number of Questions
Physics 25
Mathematics 25
Chemistry 25
Total 75 questions

For Paper II (B.Arch):

Subject Number of Questions
Aptitude Test 50
Mathematics 25
Drawing Test 2
Total 77 questions

For Paper II (B.Plan):

Subject Number of Questions
Aptitude Test 50
Mathematics 25
Planning Based Questions-Part II 25
Total 100 questions

JEE Main 2020 Syllabus

The complete NTA JEE Main Syllabus can be checked by the students via online mode. Syllabus of Paper I contain various topics from the subjects of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics studied in the 11th and 12th level.

Paper II Syllabus contain topics from the Aptitude, Mathematics and Drawing sections.

Check below the detailed syllabus of JEE Main 2020

For JEE Mains 2020 Paper I (B.E/ B.Tech):

Physics:

Physics and measurement, Rotational motion, Thermodynamics, Laws of motion, Oscillations and waves, Electronic devices, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Current electricity, Optics, Electrostatics, Work, energy and power, Kinematics, Gravitation, Kinetic theory of gases, Properties of solids and liquids, etc.

Mathematics:

Sets, relations and functions, Matrices and determinants, Sequences and series, Mathematical induction, Binomial theorem and its simple applications, Integral calculus, Statistics and probability, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Vector algebra, Trigonometry, Permutations and combinations, Mathematical reasoning, etc.

Chemistry:

Physical Chemistry: Some basic concepts in chemistry, Atomic structure, Equilibrium, Chemical thermodynamics, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, Chemical kinetics, States of matter, etc.

Organic Chemistry: Purification and characterization of organic compounds, Organic compounds containing halogens, Chemistry in everyday life, Some basic principles of organic chemistry, Organic compounds containing nitrogen, etc.

Inorganic Chemistry: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, D – and f – block elements, Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), Hydrogen, Environmental chemistry, Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, etc.

For JEE Mains 2020 Paper II (B.Arch/ B.Plan):

Part I: Awareness of persons, places, Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings, Buildings, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal),Materials, Visualising, etc.

Part II: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, colour texture, building forms and elements, Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, harmony and contrast, Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms, subtraction, rotation, etc.

JEE Main 2020 Preparation Tips

Follow the below provided preparation tips to score good marks and qualify the entrance test:

  • Before starting the preparation, candidates must know the complete details of exam pattern, marking scheme and syllabus.
  • While preparing for the exam, note down all the important points, concepts or formulas at one place. Revise these notes regularly.
  • Prepare for the exam from the study material which is mostly recommended by other qualified candidates and experienced teachers.
  • Students can solve previous year exam papers or sample papers to know the exam trend and type of questions coming in the exam.

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Recommended Books

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Application Start Date :

7th February 2020

Application End Date :

12th March 2020

Exam Date :

23rd April 2020

Result Date :

30th April 2020

Conducted By :

National Testing Agency

Official Website : https://www.nta.ac.in/

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