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JEE Main 2019 - NTA has released the application form of JEE Main 2019 April session on February 8. The candidates will have to complete the application process till March 7, 2019. However, uploading of images and payment of application fee can be done till March 8. Those candidates who appeared for the January session can fill the application form using their respective credentials. JEE Main 2019 April session will be conducted between April 7 to 20. The entrance examination is being held completely in computer based mode. Registered candidates will be able to access the admit card from March 20, 2019. The authorities will release the result of JEE Main 2019 April session on April 30 (Paper 1) and May 15 (Paper 2). The rank list will also be announced after the April session concludes. Previously, the January session of JEE Main 2019 was held from January 8 to 12. Registrations for the January session had commenced from September 1 and was open till October 1. The result of JEE Main 2019 January Paper I was announced on January 19 while the Paper 2 result was released on January 31. As per the official notification, a total of 9,29,198 candidates had registered for Paper-I and 1,80,052 candidates had registered for Paper- 2 of January session. According to the reports of NTA, 21791 candidates had registered for the examination at 17 centres in 15 cities in the North Eastern States, while 7551 Candidates at 09 centres in 04 cities in Jammu & Kashmir. Moreover, about 180,052 candidates had appeared for Test at 390 centres (inclusive of 6 centres abroad). Read the complete article to know all about JEE Main 2019.

Eligibility Criteria for JEE Main 2019

  1. JEE Main Eligibility Criteria for Age: All candidates (General Category) born on or after 1st of October 1994 are eligible for JEE Mains 2019. For SC, ST and PwD candidates, the age limit has been relaxed and should have born on or after 1st of October 1989 for being eligible.
  2. JEE Main Eligibility Criteria for total Attempts: The students can avail a maximum of three consecutive attempts for JEE Mains and two consecutive attempts for JEE Advanced. The first attempt is taken soon after 12th board exams followed by the other attempts in consecutive years.

JEE Main Eligibility marks

There are no minimum marks required for JEE Main in class 12th board exams. However, the appearing candidates have to secure at least the passing marks in their respective qualifying examinations.

  1. For general category candidates: The students must have secured a minimum of 75% marks in their class 12th board exams or they must rank among the top 20 percentile in their qualifying examination for getting admissions in IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs.
  2. For reserved category candidates: A minimum of 65% marks are required for getting admissions in different undergraduate courses offered at IITs, NITs, IIITs and other CFTIs.

JEE Main Eligibility Criteria for Subjects and Year of Passing

  1. Eligibility Criteria for Subjects in the Qualifying Exam: It is mandatory for all students appearing for JEE Mains that they must have pursued at least 5 subjects with Physics and Maths as their core subjects in their qualifying examinations. Students who have studied less than 5 subjects in their qualifying exam are not eligible for JEE Main.
  2. Eligibility Criteria for Year of passing: Students who have passed their 12th class examination or other equivalent qualifying examination in 2017 or 2018 are eligible for appearing in JEE Mains 2019. Students currently appearing for their class 12th examination or other equivalent qualifying examination are also eligible, provided their result should be declared before 15th of June 2018.

JEE Main Eligibility Criteria for Droppers

As per the eligibility criteria for JEE Main 2019, the students are allowed to appear for the Mains exam in three consecutive years. The 1st attempt is taken soon after the board exams and the remaining two attempts can be taken in the upcoming consecutive years. Here we have provided the detailed information on JEE Main eligibility criteria for droppers. The students are advised to read the below-mentioned eligibility criteria to avoid rejection of the Application forms.

  1. The applicant (General Category) should have born on or after 1st of October 1994 and1st of October 1989 for ST, SC, and PwD candidates.
  2. Must have completed class 12th board exams or other equivalent exams in 2018 or 2017.
  3. Minimum of Five subjects opted in class 12 board exams with Maths and Physics as compulsory subjects.
  4. The candidates aspiring for IIITs, NITs, and GFTIs must have secured 75% or more (65% for For ST, SC, and Pwd Candidates) in class 12th board exams (other equivalent exams) or within the top 20 percentile of their respective boards.

If the applicant fulfils all of the above mentioned JEE Main eligibility criteria for droppers except the eligibility criteria for admissions to IIITs. NITs, and GFTIs, then the candidate can appear for the improvement exam.

  1. If the improvement exam is taken for all the subjects the percentage marks secured in the improvement exam will be considered in the final results.
  2. If the improvement exam is taken for particular subjects (not all) the percentage marks scored in the original passing year will be considered.

JEE Main eligibility criteria for droppers and class 12th candidates has to be fulfilled by all the engineering aspirants. JEE Main is also an eligibility test for students aspiring for JEE Advanced. The top 2,24,000 candidates qualifying Mains will be allowed to appear for the Advanced exam.

JEE Main 2019: Everything You Need To Know

Name of the Exam Joint Entrance Examination – Main (JEE Main)
Conducting Body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Category of Examination Undergraduate Exam
Courses BE / B.Tech, B.Arch/ B.Plan
Other Purpose of the Exam Stage 1 for Admission to IIT

Qualifying Exam for JEE Advanced

Level National Level
Exam Mode Computer Based Test
Periodicity Twice a Year (January and April)
Mode of Application Online
Exam Duration 3 hours
Maximum Marks 360
Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Negative Marking 1 mark for wrong answer
Official Website nta.ac.in

JEE Mains 2019 Important Dates

  1. The last date of filling JEE Mains 2019 (April) application form which is March 07, 2019 is coming soon.
  2. As per the latest notice published on NTA’s official website, multiple applications for JEE Mains 2019 will be rejected without any intimation.
  3. JEE Main 2019- April Application Form is released on jeemain.nic.in.
  4. JEE Mains 2019 April will accept the registration forms into the online mode only.
  5. The last day to pay the JEE Mains (II) application form fee is March 08, 2019.
  6. JEE Mains exam will only be conducted into the online mode from now.
  7. NTA has released IIT PAL lecture videos to help students in their JEE Main preparation.
  8. Students can also practice JEE Main Mock test on the official website of NTA.
  9. Video lectures have been prepared by IIT Professors and subject masters of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
Event  January Session  April Session
JEE Main 2019 Notification released  September 2018  February 2019
Availability of Application forms  September 01 to 30, 2018  February 08th to March 07th, 2019
JEE Main Form Correction Window  October 08 to 14, 2018 March 11th, 2019 to March 15th, 2019
JEE Main 2019 Admit Card Declaration  December 17, 2018  March 20th, 2019
JEE Main 2019 Exam Date (Paper 1 & 2)  January 08 to January 12, 2019  April 07th to April 20th, 2019
Declaration of JEE Main 2019 Answer Key  January 15, 2019  April 2019
JEE Mains Result Declaration date  January 19, 2019 April 30, 2019 (Paper- 1)

May 15, 2019 (Paper- II)

The announcement of Qualified candidates  March 2019  May 2019

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