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NTA JEE Main 2019 - National Testing Agency has released the official answer key of JEE Main 2019 on April 14. The student response sheets and question papers have also been released. Students can download the answer key and their response sheets by logging using their application number and password/date of birth. Students can also challenge the answer key last by April 16 up to 11:50 PM. NTA has conducted the JEE Main 2019 Paper successfully on April 7, 8, 9, 10 and 12 . JEE Main 2019 April exam was conducted in morning and evening shift. All the papers of JEE Main 2019 were held in online mode except for the drawing part of Paper 2 which was held in paper and pencil. NTA had released the JEE Main admit card 2019 and has also announced the examination dates for the same on March 21. The authorities facilitated students to modify their details in JEE Main 2019 application form and also for EWS registration through a correction window which is closed now. The application process of JEE Main 2019 for April session has been closed on March 7. NTA has conducted the JEE Main 2019 exam from current session twice a year in January and April. Earlier, JEE Main 2019 January session exam was conducted from January 8 to 12 across 467 test centres in India and abroad. A total of 9,29,128 students registered for Paper 1 to get admission in UG engineering course. The result of JEE Main 2019 January for paper 1 was released on January 19 after the announcement of final answer key of JEE Main 2019. The question paper and recorded responses of the candidates of JEE Main 2019 January session was released on January 14. Students were also allowed to challenge the answer key within a stipulated time interval.
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The result of JEE Main 2019 of Paper 1 for April session will be released by NTA on April 30. The Paper 2 result will be published on May 15. Candidates need to log in to the official portal and enter their application no. and password or date of birth to view the JEE Main result 2019 for the April session. NTA will release the JEE Main cut off 2019 along with the result.
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Candidates who want to practice the mock test can download the mock test and practice it offline. Also, the online JEE Main 2019 mock test is available in Hindi, English and Gujarati languages. Apart from this, the registrations for the Test Practice Centres (TPCs) will be done on a weekly basis as TPCs will be available on weekends for practice. The national exam, which is attempted by 12 lakh students every year, is now conducted by NTA. To know all about NTA JEE Main 2019 like important dates, application process, eligibility for both the attempts, scores considered for ranks and more, read the article.
To register for mock tests, the candidate has to first sign-in using their Google or Facebook account and then fill in the registration form, which has sections like academic, personal, and contact details. The candidate has to upload photo ID and passport size photo. Upon successful registration, the candidate is required to select a convenient practice centre. The practice centre will be allotted a day prior to the scheduled mock test.
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NTA was set up on November 10, 2017, and is taking over important entrance exams like JEE Main, NEET, NET, CMAT and GPAT from CBSE. NTA JEE Main 2019 will be the entrance exam for B.Tech admissions to the 31 NITs, 23 IIITs and 23 GFTIs in addition to the many universities and state B.Tech programmes of Haryana, Nagaland, Himachal Pradesh, Odisha etc.
Mode of Test: NTA JEE Main 2019 is a computer-based test for Paper 1; however, for Paper 2, Mathematics and Aptitude was held in computer-based mode and Drawing will be in pen and paper mode.
More than one attempt: NTA JEE Main 2019 will be held twice a year – the first time in January which has been concluded and the second time in April. Candidates can choose to appear for either one or both.
Age limit: The criteria of age limit has been removed from NTA JEE Main 2019. Candidates who have passed their 10+2 in 2017, 2018 or are appearing in 2019 can apply for the exam, irrespective of their age.
Application fees revised: NTA JEE Main 2019 application fees has been reduced for different categories.
Common Service Centres (CSCs): The authorities have set up 1.5 lakh CSCs across the country to help candidates in both urban and rural areas in application form filling and submission.
Early Mock Tests: NTA has started student registration for JEE Main mock tests which are done on weekly basis. Candidates can practice with these tests to get a better understanding of the exam pattern, how to prepare and what to expect in the actual exam.
Test Practice centres (TPCs): NTA has opened JEE Main practice centres at 2,697 colleges and schools with computers to allow candidates to practice the JEE Main mock tests. These centres will be open on every Saturday and Sunday to allow candidates to work on the days off without interfering with their regular school schedule. Candidates will have to use the NTA App developed for this purpose to detect their nearest TPC.
Unique Question Paper for each candidate: A huge databank of questions is being prepared for NTA JEE Main with the help of subject experts, educationists, psychometric test experts etc to ensure that questions will be unique. The system is being developed such that questions will be randomly picked up by each student thus ensuring that no two students will get the same set of questions. The questions paper will also progress from an easy level to a difficulty level based on the answers given by the students. All this will be achieved with the help of advanced software and AI methodology.
Better of the two Scores: The biggest advantage in the new NTA JEE Main 2019 will be that if candidates attempt both the January and April exams, the better of the two scores will be considered for ranking purposes
Exam centres: The number of test cities in India have increased to 264 and have reduced to 9 at an international level. Dhaka has been removed from the list.
NTA JEE Main 2019 - Important Dates
The important dates for JEE Main 2019 conducted by NTA are more significant as there are two exam sessions and candidates who were appeared for anyone or both will still need to keep an eye on the dates for the most crucial events. The dates as announced by NTA have been listed below for both the exams.
Important Dates for NTA JEE Main April 2019 (concluded)
August 21, 2018
Mock Tests availability from
September 1, 2018
February 8 to March 7, 2019
Admit Card download
March 21, 2019
JEE Main Test Dates
April 7, 2019 (Paper 2)
April 8, 9, 10 and 12, 2019 (Paper 1)
Paper I -April 30
Paper II - May 15
Common Rank List for both exams
May second week, 2019
September 8, 2018
Registrations for TPCs starts
September 1 to 30, 2018
Last date to submit application fees, upload photo and signature
October 1, 2018
Display of allotted shit and date
October 5, 2018
Application form correction date
October 8 (10 am) to October 14 (11:50 pm), 2018
December 17, 2018
Paper I (Concluded)
January 9, 10, 11 and 12, 2019
Shift I: 9.30 am to 12.30 pm
Shift II: 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm
Paper 2 (Concluded)
January 8 (in two shifts)
January 19, 2019 (Paper I)
January 31, 2019 (Paper II)
Admit card for NTA JEE Main 2019 April session exam has been released on March 21. Candidates who apply successfully for the entrance exam will have to download the admit cards. Details of the candidate along with the exam center details and schedule are mentioned in JEE Main admit card 2019.
NTA JEE Main 2019 Test Practice Centres
NTA has set up more than 3,400 Test Practice Centres (TPCs) spread across the 622 Districts in the country. The TPCs has been setup to facilitate students appearing in entrance examinations for Higher Education to hold practice sessions to enable them to get used to the changed mode and pattern of examination. Students can use the NTA App to locate their nearest TPC. The registrations for the TPCs are done on the weekly basis. Also, the online mock test of JEE Main 2019 is available for the candidates from September 8. Candidates can even download the mock test and practice it offline. JEE Main 2019 mock test is available for both Paper-I & II.The NTA JEE Main test practice centres will have a downloaded Computer Based Test (CBT) same as the actual JEE Main test. Candidates can understand the process of logging in, checking the exam instructions and knowing them, functioning with the mouse and keyboard, scrolling to the next questions, navigating between questions, editing or reviewing their answers and submission of the same.
How to register and select NTA Test Practice Centres
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With no major changes announced in the eligibility criteria of JEE Main 2019, students may rest easy on this account and prepare as they normally would. The eligibility involves the same JEE Main eligibility criteria as mentioned below
1. Age Limit – There is no age limit for candidates applying to NTA JEE Main 2019. However, candidates need to have completed their 10+2 or equivalent exam in 2017 or 2018. For those appearing in 2019 in 10+2 or equivalent exam are also eligible for NTA JEE Main 2019. For admission, candidates will have to adhere to the eligibility criteria prescribed by the institute they are applying for.
2. Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE)
Candidates must have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2017 or 2018
Those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2019 are also eligible to appear NTA JEE Main
Candidates studying from National Open School are also eligible.
3. Number of subjects studied in the Qualifying Examination (QE) -
4. Number of Attempts
Annual: Candidates will be allowed two attempts per year – once in January and the second time in April when the exams will be held.
The total number of attempts for each candidate: The number of attempts given to each candidate earlier was three in three consecutive years. It has been stated that there are no changes in eligibility so the total number of attempts calculated per student for three consecutive years will sum up to six. This is not as of yet clarified by the authorities and if changes are announced, the corrections will be published here.
Who are not eligible for NTA JEE Main 2019?
Diploma candidates are not eligible for admissions to NITs, IIITs and GFTIs but can appear for NTA JEE Main 2019 to go on to appear for JEE Advanced 2019 if they qualify.
For JEE Main paper-2 diploma holders are not eligible to apply.
Candidates who have passed their 10+2 in 2016 or before are not eligible
Candidates who have appeared in their class 12 or equivalent in 2016 but failed and have again appeared in 2017 are also not eligible for NTA JEE Main 2019.
Candidates who have less than 5 subjects in their class 12 or equivalent are also not eligible.
The application process was online and consisted of the same steps for both the exams. The steps listed exam wise below. Before candidates apply for any one of the JEE Main NTA exams, they had to keep certain documents ready as the online process could not be completed without them. The application form for NTA JEE Main 2019 for April session was available from February 8 to March 7. However, the last date to upload the images and fee payment was March 8.
What to keep ready to fill the application form of JEE Main?
Image or Document
Recent colour photo with name and date below
10 KB to 200 KB
3.5 cm x 4.5 cm
Signature of candidate
4 KB to 300 KB
Class X certificate
Category Certificate if applicable
Filling application form of NTA JEE Main 2019
Entering Personal, academic, exam related and contact details of candidates
Uploading of Scanned Documents – as given above
Payment of Examination Fees
Print out of Confirmation Page
Application Fee details:
Centres in India or Abroad
No of Papers appearing for
Application Fee Amount
SC/ ST/ PWD/ Transgender
For Exam Centres in India
JEE Main Paper I (B.E./ B.Tech) OR
JEE Main Paper II (B. Arch/B.Planning)
Girls: Rs. 250
Boys: Rs. 250
Both JEE Main Paper I (B.E./B.Tech) and JEE Main Paper II (B. Arch/B.Planning)
Boys: Rs. 900
Girls: Rs. 450
Boys: Rs. 450
For Exam Centres in Foreign Country
JEE Main Paper I (B.E./B.Tech) or JEE Main Paper II (B. Arch/B.Planning) only
Boys: Rs. 2000
Girls: Rs. 1000
Boys: Rs. 1000
Boys: Rs. 3000
Girls: Rs. 1500
Boys: Rs. 1500
Download e-challan from SBI MOPS page and deposit fees in cash at the nearest State Bank
Net banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card
Since the exam is now computer-based, the details of the exam centres where it will be conducted have been announced. Candidates had to choose about the exam centres of JEE Main they would prefer to appear for the exam in and enter them in the order of preference.
Some parts of the preparation are common like the exam syllabus, pattern etc. The only difference in the preparation for both exams will be the time span. So the preparation has to be in fast mode for the NTA January JEE Main exam while it can be same as in previous years for the April NTA JEE Main.
The syllabus has been prescribed in consultation with the CSAB which is the JEE Main authority for admissions. This JEE Main 2019 syllabus is based on class 11 and 12 syllabi for Maths, Physics and Chemistry which are the subjects asked. The syllabus has not changed in any sense as per NTA. Before starting, candidates must get a grip on the syllabus for the exam to know which topics they have to study for the exam in each subject.
The exam pattern has also not changed except for the exam mode wherein Paper I will be held in completely computer-based mode; mathematics and aptitude test will be computer-based, and Drawing pen-and-paper based for Paper II. Candidates will have to book their slots for the exams which will be held in 2 sessions per day. It is advantageous to be well versed with the JEE Main exam pattern while preparing. The JEE Main - Paper I question paper will have 30 questions each for all the three subjects – Physics, Maths and Chemistry making it a total of 90 questions for the NTA JEE Main paper. Questions will be multiple choices in nature and each correct answer will fetch 4 marks while every wrong answer will carry a penalty of 1 minus mark. The question paper will be available in English, Hindi and Gujarati for students of Gujarat as well as Diu, Daman and Nagarhaveli.
Paper II will include a total of 82 questions. Of these, mathematics and aptitude will include 30 and 50 MCQs respectively. Two questions will be asked from Drawing test. MCQs each carry 4 marks; incorrect answer carries 1 negative mark. Drawing question each carries 70 marks.
Since practice is crucial, important and needed to crack NTA JEE Main 2019 successfully, the previous years question papers help with that. Not only that but the past year's question papers also allow candidates to gauge the type of questions to expect, difficulty level of the test, nature of preparation required, weightage of topics and most important exam day time management. Candidates can click on the previous question papers of JEE Main to solve them and prepare better. NTA has released the question papers and recorded responses of the candidates.
The answer key of JEE Main 2019 for April session has been released by the authority tentatively on April 14. Candidates will have to log in using their application number and password/date of birth to view the answer key . All of the correct responses to the questions is present in the official answer key. The candidates can also challenge the given answer key last by April 16 up to 11:50 PM. The final answer key will be released after the challenging date.
JEE Main 2019 will still be the screening test for JEE Advanced 2019. So NTA will be announcing the qualifying cutoff of JEE Main 2019 for the same in the first week of May after the announcement of the result of the April exam. Candidates can still check the qualifying cutoffs for JEE Advanced and the individual cutoffs marks for the various NITs, IIITs and GFTIS as well as the various branches as they give a good idea of the ranks required for admissions.
The result of JEE Main 2019 April session for paper 1 will be announced on April 30 and for paper 2 will be announced on May 15. The result of NTA JEE Main 2019 January session has been declared by the authorities on January 19. The result is in the form of scores obtained by the students for the January attempt. The final JEE Main 201result will be compiled on the basis of the better of the scores for candidates who have appeared in both the JEE Main exams.
The rank card for NTA JEE Main 2019 will be available in the first week of May after the declaration of the results of the April exam. The better of the scores of candidates who have appeared in both JEE Main January and April will be considered for the ranking purposes while the scores of the candidates who have appeared for just one exam will be used as it is. The common rank lists will denote the All India and Category ranks of the candidates in addition to the details of the candidates and marks obtained. The NTA JEE Main rank will be the basis for admissions to the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs.
There is no change in the counselling procedure. The common counselling held by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will be the procedure to follow for admissions on the basis of the ranks obtained in JEE Main 2019 conducted by NTA.
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