JEE Main 2021 Entrance Exam

Exam Category - Engineering Exam

Mode - Computed Based Test

Exam Frequency - January and April

Exam Duration - 3 hours

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Helpline - 0120-6895200

About JEE Main 2021 Engineering Exam

JEE Main 2021 entrance exam is one of the most prestigious engineering exam. It is officially conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA), twice in a year i.e. January 2021 as well as in April 2021. JEE Main is an computer-based online test with 3 hours exam duration. Through this entrance exam, students would be able to get admission in programmes such as B.E./ B.Tech , B.Arch and B.Planning. There are almost 31 NITs, 23 IITs and 20 GFTIs accepting JEE Main entrance score.

JEE Main 2021 Paper 1 would be expected to conduct on 2nd week of January 2021 and JEE Main 2021 Paper 2 tentatively conduct on 2nd week of April 2021. The official notification for JEE Main 2021 entrance exam is expected to release in the month of November 2020. Candidates planning to appear for this exam are requested to read all the important links, and let us know if have any queries.

JEE Main 2021 Highlights

Mode of Conduction

Computed Based Test

Pen and paper based for Drawing section in B.Arch


3 hours

3.5 hours for both – B.Arch and B. Planning

Exam FrequencyTwice a year (January and April sessions)


B. Arch

B. Planning

Total Marks

B.E/B.Tech – 300

B.Arch – 400

B. Planning- 400

Total Questions

B.E/B.Tech – 75

B.Arch – 77

B. Planning- 100

Marking Scheme

4 for each correct response;

-1 for each incorrect response;

Unattempted questions will not be marked;

No negative marking for Non-MCQ questions

Medium of paper

English and Hindi (All Centre Cities)

English, Hindi and Gujarati (Centre Cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli)

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JEE Main 2021 Important Links

  • JEE Main Application Form
  • JEE Main Eligibility
  • JEE Main Exam Pattern
  • JEE Main Result
  • JEE Main Question Papers
  • JEE Main Answer Keys
  • JEE Main Mock Test
  • JEE Main FAQ
  • JEE Main Admit Card
  • JEE Main Exam Date
  • JEE Main Syllabus
  • JEE Main Form Correction
  • JEE Main Guidelines
  • JEE Main Weightage
  • JEE Main Toppers
  • JEE Main News
  • JEE Main Books

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