JEE Main 2021: JEE Main is a computer-based online test conducted by National Testing Agency for students aspiring to pursue undergraduate courses in top engineering institutes in India. Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). It is a national-level entrance exam conducted every year for admission into B.Tech, B.E, B.Arch, B.Plan programmes.

JEE Main 2021 Application Form for May session (4th Phase) has been extended.

JEE Main 2021 Application Form – Extended (May Session)

JEE Main 2021 Application Form for May Session (4th Phase) has been extended till 20th July 2021.

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JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates for May (Fourth) session have been released. The exam will be organized on 26th, 27th & 31st August and 1st & 2nd September 2021. For third phase, exam will be held on 20th, 22nd, 25th & 27th July 2021. 

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JEE Main Important Dates

The important dates for JEE Main 2021 have been released by NTA. As per the examination notification, the first session of JEE Main exam will be conducted in February 2021. Below we have provided the exam dates for the first session:

Online submission of Application Forms 16.12.2020 to 16.01.2021
Last date for the successful payment of the application fee 17.01.2021
Correction in Particulars 19.01.2021 to 21.01.2021 (for February Session)
Downloading of Admit Cards from NTA website Second week of February 2021
Date of Examination (Session 1): 23, 24, 25 & 26 February 2021
(Session 2): 15, 16, 17 & 18 March 2021
(Session 3): 20 to 25 July 2021
(Session 4): 27 July to 2nd August 2021
Timing of Examination First Shift 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (IST)
Second Shift 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. (IST)
Display of Question Paper attempted by the Candidate and Answer Keys for inviting challenges on NTA website The date shall be updated soon
Declaration of Result on the NTA website The date shall be updated soon


How to Fill JEE Main  2021 Application Form?

Students to keep a few things in mind while filling the application form. Firstly, the application form other than online mode will not be accepted. Candidates can submit only one application. Multiple submissions will be rejected. They can follow the given steps for successfully submitting the online application form.

Step 1: Visit the official website ( and register for the online form. Make a note of the application number. It will be required to generate the password and for future correspondence.

Step 2: Log in to the portal using the application number and password and access the application form.

Step 3: Start filling in the form and type in all the required details.

Step 4: Upload the scanned copy of the documents containing the signature and also photographs.

Step 5: Payment of JEE Main Exam Fees – online or offline payment.

  • Offline Payment: Download the e-challan and transfer the fee amount at any branch of ICICI Bank, Syndicate Bank, or Canara Bank.
  • Online Payment: Using Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking, SBI Buddy Wallet, PAYTM, UPI, and Cash Cards.

Step 6: Take a printout of the acknowledgment or confirmation page.

Application Fee

Exam Fee for General / EWS / OBC-NCL Fee for SC / ST / PwD/ Trans / Females
For centers in India
Any 1 paper Boys – Rs. 650
Girls – Rs 325
Boys, Girls – Rs. 325
Any 2 or All 3 Papers Boys – Rs. 1300
Girls – Rs 650
Boys, Girls – Rs. 650
For centers outside India
Any 1 paper Boys – Rs. 3000
Girls – Rs. 1500
Boys, Girls -Rs. 1500
Any 2 or All 3 Papers Boys – Rs. 6000
Girls – Rs. 3000
Boys, Girls -Rs. 3000

JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern

Students must go through below given JEE Main Exam pattern to know various details about the entrance test:

  • Mode of Exam: JEE Main will be held through online CBT mode. The drawing test of JEE Main Paper II (B.Arch) is held in Pen and paper mode.
  • Time Duration: 3 hours is provided to complete the paper. In case of PWD candidate with 40% disability, 1 hour is provided extra for completing the paper.
  • Language Medium: Students can attempt the paper in Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English and Gujarati.
  • Papers: For B.E/ B.Tech course, JEE Main Paper – I is conducted. While for B.Arch & B.Plan admission, JEE Main Paper – 2 and JEE Main paper – 3 is held.
  • Questions Type: The questions present in the paper are of objective type. Also, as per the latest changes in the pattern of JEE Main, there are questions in which answers are to be made in numerical values. While the drawing test in JEE Main Paper 2 will be of subjective type.
  • Number of Questions: The total number of questions in JEE Main Paper -1 (B.E/ B.Tech) – 90 questions; JEE Main Paper -2 (B.Arch) – 82 questions; JEE Main Paper -3 (B.Plan) – 105 questions.
  • Total Marks: JEE Main Paper – 1 (B.E/ B.Tech) will be of total 300 marks. While JEE Main Paper -2 & 3 for B.Arch/ B.Plan will be of total 400 marks.
  • Marking Pattern: For every correct answer, 4 marks are given. For every incorrect response, 1 mark get deducted.

Know the questions distribution pattern of JEE Main Paper – I, II, and III in the below-given table:

JEE Main Paper – I (B.E/ B.Tech)

Subject Number of Questions
Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Physics 20 10 100
Mathematics 20 10 100
Chemistry 20 10 100
Total 90 300

JEE Main Paper – II (B.Arch)

Subject Number of Questions
Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Aptitude Test 50 200
Mathematics 20 10 100
Drawing Test 2 100
Total 82 400

JEE Main Paper – III (B.Plan)

Subject Number of Questions
Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Mathematics 20 10 100
Aptitude Test 50 200
Planning Based Questions -Part II 25 100
Total 105 400

Note: 1. In Section B, candidates will have to attempt any 5 questions out of 10. There will be no negative marking for section B questions.

2. The officials has decided to provide choices in one section to cater to the decision of different Boards across the country regarding the reduction of the syllabus. However, the total number of questions to be attempted will remain the same (Physics – 25, Chemistry – 25 and Mathematics – 25), wherever applicable.

JEE Main 2021 Syllabus

Sets, Relations And Functions Physics And Measurements PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY
Complex Number And Quadratic Equations Kinematics Some Basic Concepts In Chemistry
Matrices And Determinants Laws Of Motion States Of Matter
Permutations And Combinations Work, Energy And Power Atomic Structure
Mathematical Induction Rotational Motion Chemical Bonding And Molecular Structure
Binomial Theorem And Its Simple Applications Gravitation Chemical Thermodynamics
Sequences And Series Properties Of Solids And Liquids Solutions
Limit, Continuity And Differentiability Thermodynamics Equilibrium
Integral Calculus Kinetics Theory Of Gases Redox Reactions And Electrochemistry
Differential Equations Oscillations And Waves Chemical Kinetics
Co-ordinate Geometry Electrostatics Surface Chemistry
Three-dimensional Geometry Current Electricity INORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Vector Algebra Magnetic Effects Of Current And Magnetism Classification Of Elements And Periodicity In Properties
Statistics And Probability Electromagnetic Induction And Alternating Currents General Principles And Process Of Isolation Of Metals
Trigonometry Electromagnetic Waves Hydrogen
Mathematical Reasoning Optics S – Block Elements – Alkali And Alkaline Earth Metals
Dual Nature Of Matter And Radiation P – Block Elements
Atoms And Nuclei D And F – Block Elements
Electronic Devices Co-ordinations Compound
Communications System Environmental Chemistry
Experimental Skills ORGANIC CHEMISTRY
Purification And Characteristics Of Organic Compounds
Some Basic Principles Of Organic Chemistry
Organic Compounds Containing Halogens
Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen
Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Chemistry In Everyday Life
Principles Related To Practical Chemistry

How to Check JEE Main Results?

  • Open JEE Main result portal
  • Enter your roll number and date of birth
  • Click the Submit button

The results will be displayed on the screen. Students are advised to download the scorecard for future references, especially for the counselling and admission process.

Details Mentioned in JEE Main Scorecard

  • Name of the Candidate
  • Nationality and Category of Candidate
  • Marks obtained in Maths, Physics, and Chemistry
  • Total marks obtained
  • All India Rank and Category Rank
  • JEE Advanced Qualifying Status

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