How is JEE online exam conducted
How is JEE online exam conducted - In the last many years, many examination authorities have changed the mode of exam from offline to online. JEE Main is one such exam that was shifted to online mode. As per the JEE Main aspirants, shifting the exam from offline to online mode was a good initiative taken by the authorities. Online exams have many advantages. JEE Main is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) twice a year - January and April. It is conducted for admissions to the undergraduate engineering courses in top engineering institutes in India like the National Institutes of Technology, IIITs and the Govt funded Technical Institutes. Also, it is the qualifying examination for JEE Advanced. Read the complete article to know how the JEE online exam is conducted.
What is online examination?
Computer Based Test (CBT) or online exam is a test which is conducted over the internet. JEE Main examination is held in online mode. To attempt the exam, students are allotted with systems on which they are required to answer questions.
How is the JEE Online Exam Conducted?
JEE Main is conducted over the internet. Before starting with the examination, candidates are provided with a list of instructions that need to be read carefully. It contains all the details related to the online exam such as how to attempt the paper, a description of the tabs that will be displayed on the screen while attempting the exam, navigation to the questions, how to answer the questions, and how to navigate through sections.
Also, before proceeding towards the exam, candidates are also required to accept the disclaimer stating, “ I have read and understood the instructions. I declare I am not in possession of/not wearing/not carrying any prohibited items such as mobile phones, Bluetooth etc. I agree that in case of not adhering to the instructions, I shall be liable to be debarred from this Test and/or to disciplinary actions, which may include ban from future trends/examinations”.
Answer status for questions in JEE Main Online Exam
You have not answered the question
You have not visited the question yet
You have answered the question
Purple with a green circle
You have answered the question but marked it for review.
You have not answered the question, but have marked it for review
JEE Main Online Exam - Important Instructions
Candidates can select the question directly by clicking on the question number present in the question paper palette available at the right top corner of the screen.
Once the candidate has answered the question, he or she has to click on the ‘Save and Next’ button.
Other options will also be available such as Mark for Review and Next option. An option will save the answer to the question, mark it as review and move to the next question.
- The whole question Paper can also be seen by using the ‘Question Paper’ button on the web page.
Is an online-based exam better than an offline exam?
If a computer-based exam is better than pen and paper-based examination or not can only be answered correctly by the JEE Main aspirants. Careers360 have interviewed many JEE Main toppers and most of them feel that online exam is much better than the offline exam.
According to Parth Dwivedi (JEE Main 2020 January topper), changing the mode of examination from offline to online is a nice initiative. The computer-based mode is much easier and much better than offline paper mode. Candidates can save a lot of time by not filling the OMR sheet.
What are the benefits of JEE Main as an online exam?
It saves time
While attempting offline or pen and paper-based exams, students are required to fill out the OMR sheet which is time-consuming, while in online-based exams, candidates just have to select the right option and proceed towards the next question.
Errors can be rectified
Yes!! Candidates appearing in the exam in online mode can change their marked answer anytime while attempting the paper, whereas in the offline paper, answers once marked cannot be changed.
Chances of missing out on any question are less
There is a panel on the computer screen displaying all the questions in different colors indicating the questions answered, left un-answered, or marked for review. Therefore, the chances of missing out on any question are less.
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Questions related to JEE Main
I cant able to understand nee Patten of jee main how 300 marks for 90 questions??
Some changes that will be conducted in the new pattern are:
- Four sessions of the exam instead of two. The Paper 1 exam will be held in February, March, April and May. ( BTech students)
- Paper 1 will now consist of 90 questions where 20 questions will be asked in section a and 10 in section b.
- You can answer a total of 75 questions – 20 questions in section a and 5 questions in section b for each subject – Physics, Chemistry, and Maths.
- The question papers will be set in 13 different languages.
In simple words 25 questions of PCM subjects .total questions 90 and you have to attempt only 75 in section A.
Section B which are numerical ones so 10 of each PCM. So you to attempt only five in each subject.
That's why the total is 300 marks and 90 questions.
You know that four marks for correct answer is there right.
Section A will be of Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs) and
Section B will contain Questions whose answers are to be filled in as a numerical value. In Section B, you have to attempt any five questions out of 10. There will be no negative marking for s ection B.
hope this helps!!!!
The JEE main application correction window is open now.I previously filled my form under GENERAL category because I was unaware that uploading the Undertaking for GEN-EWS will work.So now,can I upload the undertaking, since I dont have GEN-EWS certificate now?
Yes, you can apply as general ews candidate for JEE mains and you don't need ews certificate right now but you will have to provide your original and updated ews certificate during the JEE mains counseling and at the time of admission.
Apply for ews certificate with valid documents.You can get the EWS certificate from your local government authority (Tehsil).
I hope this helps.
i paid money for 4 attempts in jee paper 2 whereas it is only been conducted twice will they refund my money?
Yes, any extra money that has been deducted from your account during online payment will be refunded to you within 7-14 days.
If you do not receive after a month then you can drop your concern to NTA and they will look into the matter and you will get the refund.
I hope this helps.
what should be my score and rank in jee mains to secure CS in NIT Trichy
Hello student cut off vary every year on various factors like level of question in examination seats available and total number of applicants in the entrance examination. As per previous year records, considering you as a general candidate it's expected that you need to secure rank around 1350 if you're from other state and around 5300 if you're from home state. I request you to please help me with your category for more exact information.
For more details refer to the link mentioned below - https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/jee-main-cutoff-for-nit-trichy
Feel free to comment if you've any doubt
Do Maharashtra engineering colleges under MHCET also accept JEE test scores?
Yes , Maharashtra engineering colleges under mhcet also accept Jee main score.
Eligibility to appear for mh CET / Jee main
Candidate must have passed xii board with Science stream and having secured minimum 50% in Physics, chemistry and mathematics.
The candidate must have domicile of Maharashtra