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 15 Mar 2023:
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About JEE Main 2023
JEE Main 2023: The National Testing Agency (NTA) is expected to release the JEE Main 2023 admit card shortly. However, before the NTA JEE hall ticket, the authorities will release the JEE Main 2023 city intimation slip. The IIT JEE Main 2023 session 2 is scheduled to be conducted on April 6, 08, 10, 11, and 12. The JEE Main 2023 session 2 registration process has been concluded. Only those candidates who have registered for the session 2 NTA JEE Main exam 2023 will be eligible to download the IIT JEE Main admit card. Candidates can check their personal details, exam date and time, JEE Main 2023 exam centre details and more with the help of hall ticket.
Only those candidates who will register successfully for JEE Mains 2023 April session will be issued admit card. The JEE Main 2023 admit card is a mandatory document to carry at the examination centre.The JEE Main 2023 session 1 held on January 24, 25, 28, 29, 30,31 and February 1, while the JEE Main 2023 session 2 will be conducted on April 06, 08, 10, 11, and 12. Top 2,50,000 rank holders listed in the rank list of JEE Main 2023 will be eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced 2023 exam.
Aspirants are suggested to check the JEE Main syllabus 2023 to increase their chances to qualify for the Joint Entrance Examination Mains. The syllabus of JEE Main 2023 covers the topics from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics from Class 11 and 12. Along with the JEE 2023 exam syllabus, candidates must also check the JEE Main exam pattern 2023. The exam pattern of JEE Main 2023 will help candidates to know the type of questions asked in the exam, marking scheme, time duration, number of questions asked and more.
JEE Main 2023 latest news and updates
 NTA has reopened the JEE Main 2023 session 2 application form from March 15 to 16 at the official website.
JEE Main 2023 Application form correction window closed on March 14.  JEE Main 2023 session 2 application form correction window opens on March 13 to 14, 2023.
 NTA has concluded the JEE Main 2023 session 2 registration on March 12, at the official website.
 JEE Main 2023 Paper 2 result announced.
 JEE Main 2023 session 2 application form released.
 NTA declared JEE Main 2023 session 1 result on February 6 at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
 JEE Main final answer key 2023 released by authorities.
 NTA opened JEE Main 2023 application form correction to modify the state code of eligibility and category in the application form by February 5 (5 PM).
 Candidates can now access the JEE Main 2023 answer key and JEE Main question paper from the official website  jeemain.nta.nic.in.
 The JEE Main 2023 session 1 exam is over now.
 The JEE Main 2023 session 1 exam has started.
 The authorities has released the JEE Mains 2023 admit card on the official website on January 21, 2023.
 NTA has released the JEE Main 2023 exam city intimation slip on the official website.
 JEE Main 2023 application form correction window for session 1 is open from January 13 to 14.
 The candidates who have scored 75% marks or are in the top 20 percentile in Class 12 of any recognized board will be eligible to get admission to the (NITs), (IIITs) and CFTIs. For SC / ST candidates, the qualifying marks should be 65%.
 NTA has allowed Tamil Nadu students that passed their class 10 examination in 2021 to apply and appear for the JEE Main 2023 examination. Check detailed notification here.
NTA has released the JEE Main 2023 application form at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
JEE Main exam 2023 will be conducted on January 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, and 31, while the second phase will be held on April 06, 08, 10, 11, and 12.
JEE Mains 2023 application form last date is January 12, 2023.
The authorities earlier declared the JEE Main session 1 result along with the release of official answer key at jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023 on February 6. The login credentials required to download the JEE Main scorecard 2023 are candidate's application number and date of birth. Earlier, the authorities released the JEE Mains 2023 provisional answer key for session 1 on February 2 at jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023. Aspirants could access the answer key of JEE Main 2023 along with the response sheet using their application number and password/date of birth. First, the provisional answer key of JEE Main 2023 was released against which candidates can raise objections. Candidates could apply for JEE Main answer key challenge 2023 from February 2 to 4 on the official website.
JEE Main 2023 registration form last date was March 12, 2023. The application form of JEE Main 2023 were available in online mode at jeemain.nta.in 2023. Candidates can check the JEE Main 2023 registration dates, such as IIT JEE Main application form dates, exam dates, admit card release dates, exam result dates, and more with the help of exam date.
Candidates willing to fill NTA JEE 2023 application form must check the 75% criteria for JEE Mains 2023 beforehand. The JEE Main eligibility criteria 2023 is available in the brochure. The NTA JEE Mains eligibility criteria 2023 require candidates to have studied a minimum of 5 subjects namely Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Language, and one vocational subject with a minimum of 75% marks in aggregate. Further, there is no age limit to appear in the JEE Main 2023 exam.
Candidates preparing for the Joint Entrance Examination Main are advised to solve the JEE Main mock test 2023. Solving JEE Main 2023 mock test and previous year papers will help to know the type of question asked and important topics for the exam. With the help of JEE Main sample papers, candidates will be able to achieve the time management required during examination. Candidates have to read and follow the JEE Main preparation tips 2023 to score good marks in the entrance examination.
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NTA JEE Main 2023  Key Points
Sections in JEE Main exam  JEE Main 2023 
No. of sessions/attempts  2 
Languages  English, Hindi, Urdu, and 11 other regional languages 
JEE Main pattern for B.Tech 

JEE Mains pattern for B. Arch / B Planning 

Tie Resolving Methodology for B.Tech  For candidates obtaining equal NTA score, the JEE Main 2023 tiebreaker policy is given below
Candidates having a lesser number of negative responses in the paper 
NTA JEE Main 2023 Forms 

Application fee refund  In case a candidate does not want to appear in the session for which fee has been already paid, it will be refunded 
JEE Main 2023 Exam timing  9 am – 12 pm 3 pm – 6 pm 
NTA JEE Main 2023 official website  jeemain.nta.nic.in 
JEE Main exam centres  399 exam cities 
After the declaration of JEE Main April session results, the authorities will release the JEE Main cutoff 2023 consisting of the minimum score a candidate has to get to qualify for the examination. Candidates must note that the qualifying and admission cutoff will be different for each course and category. Candidates will also be able to check the JEE Main rank list 2023 which consists of All India Rank (AIR) and the categorywise ranks for JEE Main exam 2023.
Candidates declared qualified under JEE Mains 2023 result will be considered eligible to participate in the JEE Main counselling process. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will conduct the counselling process for admission into the JEE Main 2023 participating institutes. A total of six rounds of counselling will be conducted by JoSAA.
About JEE Main 2023
The full form of the JEE Main exam is Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main). The examination is a nationallevel computer based entrance examination which is held for admission in B.E/B.Tech/B.Planning/B.Arch courses. The authorities conduct the examination for 2 papers. The paper 1 is conducted for B.E/B.Tech course admission at NITs, IIITs, GFTIs while the paper 2 is conducted for admission to B.Arch and B.Planning courses at various institutes accepting JEE Main scores 2023 for admission.
NTA JEE Main 2023 Help Line
Address: Block C20 1A/8, Sector 62, IITK Outreach Centre, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Noida201309, Uttar Pradesh (India)
Contact Number: 0120 6895200
Website: jeemain.nta.nic.in
JEE Main: Previous Year Statistics
Candidates can check the previous year statistics for JEE Main from the table below.
Particulars  Statistics 
Number of common candidates Registered in both sessions (June/July) of JEE (Main)  2022 Examination.  468205 
Number of common candidates Appeared in both sessions (June/July) of JEE(Main)  2022 Examination.  404256 
Number of candidates registered in June 2022 (Session 1) Examination  872970 
Number of candidates appeared in June 2022 (Session 1) Examination  769604 
Number of candidates registered in July 2022 (Session 2) Examination  622034 
Number of candidates appeared in July 2022 (Session 2) Examination  540242 
Total Number of unique candidates Registered in both Sessions (June/July) of JEE (Main)  2022 Examination.  1026799 
Total Number of unique candidates Appeared in both Sessions (June/July) of JEE (Main)  2022 Examination.  905590 
JEE Main 2022 Qualifying Cutoff (Previous year)
CATEGORY  MIN_PS_TOT  MAX_PS_TOT 
General  88.4121383  100 
GenPwD  0.0031029  88.3784882 
EWS  63.1114141  88.4037478 
OBCNCL  67.0090297  88.4081747 
SC  43.0820954  88.4037478 
ST  26.7771328  88.4072779 
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JEE Main 2023 Highlights
Full Exam Name  Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 
Short Exam Name  JEE Main 
Conducting Body  National Testing Agency 
Frequency of Conduct  2 times a year 
Exam Level  National Level Exam 
Languages  Assamese, Bengali +11 More 
Mode of Application  Online 
Application Fee (General)  1000 Rs [Online] 
Mode of Exam  Online 
Mode of Counselling  Online 
Participating Colleges  1494 
Exam Duration  3 Hours 
JEE Main 2023 Important Dates
JEE Main (Session Apr 2023)
Upcoming Dates and Events
06 Apr, 2023  12 Apr, 2023
Exam  Session 2  Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
15 Mar, 2023  16 Mar, 2023
Application  Session 2 Reregistration  Mode: Online
13 Mar, 2023  14 Mar, 2023
Application Correction  Mode: Online
14 Feb, 2023  12 Mar, 2023
Application  Session 2  Mode: Online
NTA has released the JEE Mains 2023 eligibility criteria in the official brochure at jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023. As per the latest eligibility criteria released by NTA the candidates who have scored 75% marks or are in the top 20 percentile in Class 12 of any recognized board will be eligible to get admission to the (NITs), (IIITs) and CFTIs. For SC / ST candidates, the qualifying marks should be 65%.
The eligibility criteria of NTA JEE Main 2023 must be satisfied before filling out the JEE Mains 2023 application form. The NTA JEE Main 2023 eligibility criteria consist of age limit, compulsory academic details, mandatory subject in class 12, minimum percentage, and more. However, candidates appearing in class 12 with results awaiting are also eligible to apply. Hence, provided below are the detailed eligibility criteria for JEE Main exam 2023.
JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2023
Particulars  Details 
Age limit to appear for JEE Main 2023  No age limit prescribed 
Qualifying Examination  Candidates must have cleared class 12 or equivalent exam in 2021 or 2022. However, class 12 appearing candidates are also eligible. 
Required subject in class 12  A minimum of 5 subjects with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as mandatory subjects. Along with a language, one vocational subject shall have been studied. 
Minimum percentage required in class 12  Candidates should have secured at least 75% in the class 12 for admission. For BArch admissions, at least 50% marks should have been secured. 
Maximum attempts  A candidate can attempt JEE Main two times a year for three years consecutively. Hence, a candidate can appear for the JEE Main exam for 6 attempts. 
JEE Main Eligibility Criteria to appear for JEE Advanced 2023
Candidates must be among the top 2,50,000 in NTA JEE 2023 Main Paper1 to be eligible for JEE Advanced 2023.
NTA JEE Main Eligibility 2023 in Detail
Course  Required Criteria 
B.E/ B.Tech.  Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subject. Candidates must have required percentage of 75% marks in board exams. For SC/ST, the required percentage is 65%. 
B.Arch  Passed 10+2 examination with Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry or 10+3 Diploma with Maths. Candidates must have required percentage of 50% marks. 
B.Planning  Passed 10+2 exam with Mathematics 
IIT JEE Main 2023 Reservation Criteria
Category  Reservation 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) if they belong to NonCreamy Layer (NCL)  27% 
Scheduled Castes (SC)  15% 
Scheduled Tribes (ST)  7.5% 
Persons with Disability (PwD) with 40% or more disability  3% horizontal 
Female Category (supernumerary) only in NITs  8 to 14 % 
EWS (Supernumerary)  10% 
Note: Reservation for the NITs, IIITs, and GFTIs will be as per the central list and not as per the state of eligibility.
Mode of Application : Online
Mode of Payment : Net Banking  Credit Card  Debit Card  Paytm  BHIM
The National Testing Agency has closed the JEE Main 2023 application form session 2. Candidates had to complete their initial registration, filling application form, documents upload, and payment of application fee under the application process. Candidates who earlier registered themselves for session 1 and paid the fees are not required to register themselves again for session but are required to pay the fees for session 2 and submit other essential details. Candidates can check the steps to complete JEE Main registration 2023 session 2 from below.
How to Fill JEE Main 2023 Application Form?
1st Step  JEE Main Registration 2023.
2nd Step  Fill the JEE Main 2023 application Form.
3rd Step  Uploading photograph, signature, and other required certificates.
4th Step  Pay the JEE Mains 2023 application fee.
5th Step  Print the JEE Main Exam Confirmation Page.
JEE Main application form 2023  Things to keep ready
Recent passport size photograph
Registered mobile number and email ID
Signature of the candidate
Valid ID proof details
Date of birth proof
Class 12 mark sheet
Caste certificate (If applicable)
Debit/Credit card, net banking details for JEE Main application fee payment
Video on "How to fill JEE Main application form 2023?"
Refer to the below image to get JEE Main application process in a brief
JEE Main Registration window looks like the image provided below:
Steps to fill the JEE Main 2023 application form:
Step 1: JEE Main 2023 Registration  Firstly, candidates have to visit the JEE Main 2023 official website to fill the JEE 2023 application form. Candidates then have to enter their personal details in the required field such as name, father's name, mother's name, gender, and more to complete the initial registration. Once completed, the JEE Main 2023 application number will be mailed and texted to the registered email ID and mobile number respectively.
Step 2: Fill JEE Main 2023 Application Form – Next, candidates have to log in with the help of the allotted credentials again at the official website to complete the application process. Candidates will be able to apply for Paper 1 or Paper 2 or both. During the form filling, candidates will have to enter 4 preferred examination centres, their academic details, and further details as required.
Step 3: Upload Scanned Images – Next, candidates have to upload the scanned images of required documents namely photo, signature and other documents as per the specified format.
JEE Mains 2023 Application Form Documents Required
Image to be uploaded for JEE Main 2023  File Size & Format  Dimensions 
Recent photograph with candidate's name (colour or black & white with 80% face without mask visible including ears against a white background)  10 KB to 200 KB & JPEG/JPG  3.5 cm x 4.5 cm 
Signature  4 KB to 30 KB & JPEG/JPG  3.5 cm x 1.5 cm 
Category certificate  50 KB to 300 KB & JPEG/JPG   
PwD certificate  50 KB to 300 KB & JPEG/JPG   
Step 4: Pay JEE Mains application fee Finally, candidates have to pay the JEE Main application fee 2023 in online mode. The required modes of payment are Debit card/Credit card, Net Banking or UPI.
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NTA JEE Main 2023 Application Fees
JEE Main Exam Paper (s) Appearing  General/OBC  SC/ST/PWD 
JEE Mains 2023 Exam Centres in India  
JEE Paper I or Paper II  1000 (Boys) 800 (Girls)  500 (Boys) 500 (Girls) 
Both JEE Main Paper I or Paper II  2000 (Boys) 1600 (Girls)  1000(Boys) 1000 (Boys) 
Foreign Exam Centres  
JEE Main Paper I or Paper II  5000 (Boys) 4000 (Girls)  2500 (Boys) 2500 (Girls) 
Both JEE Main Paper I or Paper II  10000 (Boys) 8000 (Girls)  5000 (Boys) 5000 (Girls) 
NOTE: If a candidate does not want to appear in any of the JEE Main 2023 sessions for which the fee has already been paid, it will be refunded by NTA. The candidate will have to make a request during the application form process of that IIT JEE Main 2023 session for which they want to withdraw.
Step 5: Print out of JEE Main Exam Confirmation Page: Once the JEE Mains 2023 application form is submitted, take printouts of the JEE Main 2023 confirmation page and keep it safe for future use.
NOTE: It is necessary to note down the application number printed on the confirmation page.
Check JEE Main 2023 Payment Status  Candidates may log in to see if their payment status is "OK". Only then can they print the NTA JEE Main confirmation page. The following steps have to be followed if the payment status is not "OK":
 In case of online payment: This means that the transaction has been canceled. While the amount will be refunded automatically within 7 to 10 days, candidates have to pay the fees once again.
JEE Main Application Status  This is a window inside the JEE Main login of the candidate which gives the status of the application form as the candidate fills the same.
Remove Image Discrepancy  Candidates can make the correction in the image uploaded during JEE Main Application form correction 2023. Candidates have to use the JEE Main login details to remove any image discrepancy in the application form. They will have to upload the correct images in the prescribed format.
NTA provided the JEE Main 2023 application correction facility to all the candidates who will be willing to change any details added during form filling after the application process concludes. Candidates were allowed to edit the details within a specified time period. However, candidates will not be allowed to edit the complete form under any circumstances.
Forgot Password or JEE Mains application number?
1. To reset the JEE Main 2023 password, click on the option given on the login window and choose one of the following options and rest the same after filling in the required information
 Using Security Question & its Answer you have chosen during Form filling
 Using a verification code sent via text message (SMS) to your Registered Mobile No.
 Using a reset link sent via Email to your Registered Email address
2. To retrieve the NTA JEE Main application number, candidates must click on the option for the same on the login window. They must enter the following details
 Application Form
 Candidate Name
 Father Name
 Mother Name
 Date of Birth
 Security Pin (Case Sensitive)
JEE Main Statistics of previous years
JEE Main Exam Centres 2023  Outside India
The table below shows the list of JEE Main 2023 exam centres outside India.
S.No  Exam City  City Code 
1.  Bahrain  ZZ01 
2.  Colombo  ZZ02 
3.  Doha  ZZ03 
4.  Dubai  ZZ04 
5.  Kathmandu  ZZ05 
6.  Muscat  ZZ06 
7.  Riyadh  ZZ07 
8.  Sharjah  ZZ08 
9.  Singapore  ZZ09 
10.  Kuwait  ZZ10 
11.  Malaysia  
12.  Nigeria 
Application Fees
Category  Quota  Mode  Gender  Amount 

General, EWS, OBC  Online  Male  ₹ 1000  
ST, SC  PWD  Online  Female, Male, Transgender  ₹ 500 
General, EWS, OBC  Online  Female  ₹ 800 
JEE Main Paper 1 Syllabus
Mathematics
Sets, relations, and functions 

Sets and their representation: Union, intersection and complement of sets and their algebraic properties; power set; relation, type of relations, equivalence relations, functions; oneone, into and onto functions, the composition of functions 
Complex numbers and quadratic equations 

Complex numbers as ordered pairs of reals, representation of complex numbers in the form a + ib and their representation in a plane, argand diagram, algebra of complex number, modulus and argument (or amplitude) of a complex number 
Square root of a complex number, triangle inequality, quadratic equations in real and complex number system and their solutions relations between roots and coefficient, nature of roots, the formation of quadratic equations with given roots 
Matrices and determinants 

Matrices, algebra of matrices, type of matrices, determinants, and matrices of order two and three, properties of determinants, evaluation of determinants, area of triangles using determinants 
Adjoint and evaluation of inverse of a square matrix using determinants and elementary transformations, test of consistency and solution of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables using determinants and matrices 
Permutations and combinations 

The fundamental principle of counting, permutation as an arrangement and combination as section, meaning of P (n, r) and C (n, r), simple applications 
Mathematical inductions 

Principle of mathematical induction and its simple applications 
Binomial theorem and its simple applications 

Binomial theorem for a positive integral index, general term and middle term, properties of Binomial coefficients, and simple applications 
Sequence and series 

Arithmetic and geometric progressions, insertion of arithmetic, geometric means between two given numbers, relation between A.M and G.M sum up to n terms of special series; Sn, Sn2, Sn3 
ArithmeticoGeometric progression 
Limit, continuity, and differentiability 

Realvalued functions, algebra of functions, polynomials, rational, trigonometric, logarithmic, and exponential functions, inverse function 
Graphs of simple functions 
Limits, continuity, and differentiability 
Differentiation of the sum, difference, product, and quotient of two functions 
Differentiation of trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, logarithmic, exponential, composite and implicit functions; derivatives of order up to two, Rolle’s and Lagrange's mean value theorems, applications of derivatives: Rate of change of quantities 
Applications of derivatives: Monotonicincreasing and decreasing functions, maxima and minima of functions of one variable, tangents and normal 
Integral calculus 

Integral as an antiderivative, fundamental integrals involving algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions 
Integrations by substitution, by parts, and by partial functions 
Integration using trigonometric identities 
Evaluation of simple integrals of the type: ∫dx/ x²±a², ∫dx/ √x²±a², ∫dx/ √a²x², ∫dx/ √a²x², ∫dx/ ax²+bx+c, ∫dx/√ax²±bx+c, ∫(px+q)dx/ ax²+bx+c, ∫(px+q)dx/ √ax²+bx+c, ∫√a²+x² dx, ∫√x²a² dx 
Integral as limit of a sum 
The fundamental theorem of calculus, properties of definite integrals 
Evaluation of definite integrals, determining areas of the regions bounded by simple curves in standard form 
Differential equations 

Ordinary differential equations, their order, and degree, the formation of differential equations, solution of differential equation by the method of separation of variables 
Solution of a homogeneous and linear differential equation of the type dy/dx + p(x)y=q(x) 
Coordinate geometry 

Cartesian system of rectangular coordinates in a plane, distance formula, sections formula, locus, and its equation, translation of axes, the slope of a line, parallel and perpendicular lines, intercepts of a line on the coordinate axis 
Straight line: Various forms of equations of a line, intersection of lines, angles between two lines, conditions for concurrence of three lines, the distance of a point form a line 
Straight line: Equations of internal and external bisectors of angles between two lines coordinate of the centroid, orthocenter, and circumcenter of a triangle, equation of the family of lines passing through the point of intersection of two lines 
Circle, conic sections: A standard form of equations of a circle, the general form of the equation of a circle, its radius and central, equation of a circle when the endpoints of a diameter are given 
Circle, conic sections: Points of intersection of a line and a circle with the centre at the origin and condition for a line to be tangent to a circle, equation of the tangent, sections of conics 
Circle, conic sections: Equations of conic sections (parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola) in standard forms, condition for y = mx +c to be a tangent and point (s) of tangency 
Three dimensional geometry 

Coordinates of a point in space, the distance between two points, section formula, directions ratios, and direction cosines, the angle between two intersecting lines 
Skew lines, the shortest distance between them, and its equation 
Equations of a line and a plane in different forms, the intersection of a line and a plane, coplanar lines 
Vector algebra 

Vectors and scalars, the addition of vectors, components of a vector in two dimensions and threedimensional space, scalar and vector products, scalar and vector triple product 
Statistics and probability 

Measures of discretion; calculation of mean, median, mode of grouped and ungrouped data calculation of standard deviation, variance and mean deviation for grouped and ungrouped data 
Probability: Probability of an event, addition and multiplication theorems of probability, Bayes theorem, probability distribution of a random variate, Bernoulli trials, and binomial distribution 
Trigonometry 

Trigonometric identities and equations, trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions, and their properties, heights, and distance 
Mathematical reasoning 

Statement logical operations and, or, implies, implied by, if and only if, understanding of tautology, contradiction, converse, and contrapositive 
Physics
Physics and measurement 

Physics, technology, and society, SI units, fundamental and derived units, least count, accuracy and precision of measuring instruments, errors in measurement, dimensions of physics quantities, dimensional analysis, and its applications 
Kinematics 

The frame of reference, motion in a straight line, positiontime graph, speed and velocity; uniform and nonuniform motion, average speed and instantaneous velocity, uniformly accelerated motion, velocitytime, positiontime graph 
Relations for uniformly accelerated motion, scalars and vectors, vector 
Addition and subtraction, zero vector, scalar and vector products, unit vector, resolution of a vector 
Relative velocity, motion in a plane, projectile motion, uniform circular motion 
Laws of motion 

Force and inertia, Newton’s first law of motion; momentum, Newton’s second law of motion, impulses; Newton’s third law of motion 
Law of conservation of linear momentum and its applications 
Equilibrium of concurrent forces 
Static and kinetic friction, laws of friction, rolling friction 
Dynamics of uniform circular motion: centripetal force and its applications 
Work, energy, and power 

Work done by a content force and a variable force; kinetic and potential energies, workenergy theorem, power 
The potential energy of spring conservation of mechanical energy, conservative and neoconservative forces; elastic and inelastic collisions in one and two dimensions 
Rotational motion 

Centre of the mass of a twoparticle system, centre of the mass of a rigid body; basic concepts of rotational motion; a moment of a force; torque, angular momentum, conservation of angular momentum and its applications; the moment of inertia 
The radius of gyration 
Values of moments of inertia for simple geometrical objects, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems, and their applications 
Rigid body rotation equations of rotational motion 
Gravitation 

The universal law of gravitation 
Acceleration due to gravity and its variation with altitude and depth 
Kepler’s law of planetary motion 
Gravitational potential energy; gravitational potential 
Escape velocity, orbital velocity of a satellite 
Geostationary satellites 
Properties of solids and liquids 

Elastic behaviour, stressstrain relationship, Hooke's law 
Young's modulus, bulk modulus, modulus of rigidity 
Pressure due to a fluid column; Pascal's law and its applications 
Viscosity 
Stokes' law 
Terminal velocity, streamline, and turbulent flow 
Reynolds number 
Bernoulli's principle and its applications 
Surface energy and surface tension, angle of contact, application of surface tensiondrops, bubbles, and capillary rise 
Heat, temperature, thermal expansion; specific heat capacity, calorimetry; change of state, latent heat 
Heat transferconduction, convection, and radiation 
Newton's law of cooling 
Thermodynamics 

Thermal equilibrium, zeroth law of thermodynamics, the concept of temperature 
Heat, work, and internal energy 
The first law of thermodynamics 
The second law of thermodynamics: Reversible and irreversible processes 
Carnot engine and its efficiency 
Kinetic theory of gases 

Equation of state of a perfect gas, work done on compressing a gas, kinetic theory of gasesassumptions, the concept of pressure 
Kinetic energy and temperature: RMS speed of gas molecules: Degrees of freedom 
Law of equipartition of energy, applications to specific heat capacities of gases; mean free path 
Avogadro's number 
Oscillations and waves 

Periodic motionperiod, frequency, displacement as a function of time 
Periodic functions 
Simple harmonic motion (S.H.M.) and its equation; phase: Oscillations of a springrestoring force and force constant: Energy in S.H.Mkinetic and potential energies 
Simple pendulumderivation of expression for its time period: Free, forced and damped oscillations, resonance 
Wave motion 
Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of a wave 
Displacement relation for a progressive wave 
Principle of superposition of waves, a reflection of waves 
Standing waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics 
Beats 
Doppler effect in sound 
Electrostatics 

Electric charges: Conservation of charge. Coulomb's law forces between two point charges, forces between multiple charges: Superposition principle and continuous charge distribution 
Electric field: Electric field due to a point charge, electric field lines. Electric dipole, electric field due to a dipole. Torque on a dipole in a uniform electric field 
Electric flux 
Gauss's law and its applications to find field due to infinitely long uniformly charged straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet, and uniformly charged thin spherical shell 
Electric potential and its calculation for a point charge, electric dipole and system of charges; equipotential surfaces, electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges in an electrostatic field 
Conductors and insulators 
Dielectrics and electric polarization, capacitor, the combination of capacitors in series and parallel, capacitance of a parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates 
Energy stored in a capacitor 
Current electricity 

Electric current 
Drift velocity 
Ohm's law 
Electrical resistance 
Resistances of different materials 
Vl characteristics of Ohmic and nonOhmic conductors 
Electrical energy and power 
Electrical resistivity 
Colour code for resistors; series and parallel combinations of resistors; temperature dependence of resistance 
Electric cell and its internal resistance, potential difference and emf of a cell, a combination of cells in series and parallel 
Kirchhoff’s laws and their applications 
Wheatstone bridge 
Meter bridge 
Potentiometerprinciple and its applications 
Magnetic effects of current and magnetism 

BiotSavart law and its application to current carrying circular loop 
Ampere's law and its applications to infinitely long current carrying straight wire and solenoid 
Force on a moving charge in uniform magnetic and electric fields 
Cyclotron 
Force on a currentcarrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field 
The force between two parallel currents carrying conductorsdefinition of ampere 
Torque experienced by a current loop in a uniform magnetic field: Moving coil galvanometer, its current sensitivity, and conversion to ammeter and voltmeter 
Current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment 
Bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid, magnetic field lines; Earth's magnetic field and magnetic elements 
Para, dia and ferromagnetic substances 
Magnetic susceptibility and permeability 
Hysteresis 
Electromagnets and permanent magnets 
Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents 

Electromagnetic induction: Faraday's law 
Induced EMF and current: Lenz’s law, Eddy currents 
Self and mutual inductance 
Alternating currents, peak and RMS value of alternating current/ voltage: Reactance and impedance: LCR series circuit, resonance: Quality factor, power in AC circuits, wattless current 
AC generator and transformer 
Electromagnetic waves 

Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics, transverse nature of electromagnetic waves, electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, Xrays, gamma rays), applications of E.M. waves 
Optics 

Reflection and refraction of light at plane and spherical surfaces, mirror formula 
Total internal reflection and its applications 
Deviation and dispersion of light by a prism; lens formula 
Magnification 
Power of a lens 
Combination of thin lenses in contact 
Microscope and astronomical telescope (reflecting and refracting ) and their magnifying powers 
Wave optics: Wave front and Huygens' principle 
Laws of reflection and refraction using Huygens principle 
Interference, Young's doubleslit experiment and expression for fringe width, coherent sources, and sustained interference of light 
Diffraction due to a single slit, width of central maximum 
Resolving power of microscopes and astronomical telescopes 
Polarization, planepolarized light: Brewster's law, uses of planepolarized light and polaroid 
Dual nature of matter and radiation 

Dual nature of radiation 
Photoelectric effect 
Hertz and Lenard's observations; Einstein's photoelectric equation: Particle nature of light 
Matter waveswave nature of particle, de Broglie relation 
DavissonGermer experiment 
Atoms and nuclei 

Alphaparticle scattering experiment; Rutherford's model of atom; Bohr model, energy levels, hydrogen spectrum 
Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses, isotopes, isobars: Isotones 
Radioactivityalpha, beta and gamma particles/ rays and their properties; radioactive decay law 
Massenergy relation, mass defect; binding energy per nucleon and its variation with mass number, nuclear fission, and fusion 
Electronic devices 

Semiconductors; semiconductor diode: 1V characteristics in forward and reverse bias; diode as a rectifier; IV characteristics of LED 
The photodiode, solar cell, and Zener diode; Zener diode as a voltage regulator 
Junction transistor, transistor action, characteristics of a transistor: Transistor as an amplifier (common emitter configuration) and oscillator 
Logic gates (OR, AND, NOT, NAND, and NOR) 
Transistor as a switch 
Communication systems 

Propagation of electromagnetic waves in the atmosphere; sky and space wave propagation 
Need for modulation 
Amplitude and frequency modulation, bandwidth of signals 
The bandwidth of transmission medium, basic elements of a communication system (block diagram only) 
Experimental skills 

Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (1) Vernier calipersits use to measure the internal and external diameter and depth of a vessel 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (2) Screw gaugeits use to determine thickness/ diameter of thin sheet/ wire 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (3) Simple pendulumdissipation of energy by plotting a graph between the square of amplitude and time 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (4) Meter scalethe mass of a given object by the principle of moments. (5) Young's modulus of elasticity of the material of a metallic wire 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (6) Surface tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (7) Coefficient of viscosity of a given viscous liquid by measuring terminal velocity of a given spherical body 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (8) Plotting a cooling curve for the relationship between the temperature of a hot body and time 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (9) Speed of sound in air at room temperature using a resonance tube, (10) specific heat capacity of a given(a) solid and, (b) liquid by method of mixtures 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (11) The resistivity of the material of a given wire using a meter bridge. (12) The resistance of a given wire using Ohm's law 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (13) Potentiometer(i) comparison of EMF of two primary cells, (ii) determination of internal resistance of a cell 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (14) Resistance and figure of merit of a galvanometer by half deflection method 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (15) The focal length of(a) convex mirror, (b) concave mirror, and, (c) convex lens, using the parallax method 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (16) The plot of the angle of deviation vs. angle of incidence for a triangular prism, (17) Refractive index of a glass slab using a travelling microscope 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (18) Characteristic curves of a pn junction diode in forward and reverse bias. (19) Characteristic curves of a Zener diode and finding reverse breakdown voltage 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (20) Characteristic curves of a transistor and finding current gain and voltage gain 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (21) Identification of diode. LED, transistor. I.C. resistor. A capacitor from a mixed collection of such items 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities:(22) Using a multimeter to(i) identify the base of a transistor, (ii) distinguish between NPN and PNP type transistor 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (22) Using a multimeter to(iii) see the unidirectional current in case of a diode and an LED 
Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities: (22) Using a multimeter to(iv) check the correctness or otherwise of a given electronic component (diode, transistor, or IC) 
Chemistry
Some basic concepts in chemistry 

Matter and its nature, Dalton's atomic theory: Concept of atom, molecule, element, and compound: Physical quantities and their measurements in chemistry, precision, and accuracy, significant figures. S.I. units 
Dimensional analysis: Laws of chemical combination; atomic and molecular masses, mole concept, molar mass, percentage composition, empirical and molecular formulae: Chemical equations and stoichiometry 
States of matter 

Classification of matter into solid, liquid, and gaseous states 
Gaseous state: Measurable properties of gasesgas lawsBoyle's law, Charles’s law. Graham's law of diffusion. Avogadro's law, Dalton's law of partial pressure; concept of absolute scale of temperature; ideal gas equation 
Gaseous state: Kinetic theory of gases (only postulates); concept of average, root mean square and most probable velocities; real gases, deviation from ideal behaviour, compressibility factor, and Van der Waals equation 
Liquid state: Properties of liquidsvapour pressure, viscosity and surface tension, and effect of temperature on them (qualitative treatment only) 
Solid state: Classification of solidsmolecular, ionic, covalent, and metallic solids, amorphous and crystalline solids (elementary idea); Bragg's law and its applications: Unit cell and lattices, packing in solids (fcc, bcc, and hcp lattices), voids 
Solid state: Bragg's law and its applicationscalculations involving unit cell parameters, an imperfection in solids; electrical and magnetic properties 
Atomic structure 

Thomson and Rutherford atomic models and their limitations; nature of electromagnetic radiation, photoelectric effect; spectrum of the hydrogen atom 
Bohr model of a hydrogen atomits postulates, derivation of the relations for the energy of the electron and radii of the different orbits, limitations of Bohr's model; dual nature of matter, de Broglie's relationship 
Heisenberg uncertainty principle 
Elementary ideas of quantum mechanics, quantum mechanics, the quantum mechanical model of the atom, its important features 
Concept of atomic orbitals as oneelectron wave functions: Variation of Ψ and Ψ² with r for 1s and 2s orbitals; various quantum numbers (principal, angular momentum, and magnetic quantum numbers) and their significance 
Shapes of s, p, and dorbitals, electron spin and spin quantum number: Rules for filling electrons in orbitalsAufbau principle 
Pauli's exclusion principle and Hund's rule, electronic configuration of elements, extra stability of halffilled and completely filled orbitals 
Chemical bonding and molecular structure 

KosselLewis approach to chemical bond formation, the concept of ionic and covalent bonds 
Ionic bonding: Formation of ionic bonds, factors affecting the formation of ionic bonds; calculation of lattice enthalpy 
Covalent bonding: Concept of electronegativity. Fajan’s rule, dipole moment: Valence shell electron pair repulsion (VSEPR ) theory and shapes of simple molecules 
Quantum mechanical approach to covalent bonding: Valence bond theoryits important features, the concept of hybridization involving s, p, and d orbitals; resonance 
Molecular orbital theory: Its important features. LCAOs, types of molecular orbitals (bonding, antibonding), sigma and pibonds, molecular orbital electronic configurations of homonuclear diatomic molecules 
Molecular orbital theory: The concept of bond order, bond length, and bond energy 
Elementary idea of metallic bonding 
Hydrogen bonding and its applications 
Chemical thermodynamics 

Fundamentals of thermodynamics: System and surroundings, extensive and intensive properties, state functions, types of processes 
The first law of thermodynamics: Concept of work, heat internal energy and enthalpy, heat capacity, molar heat capacity; Hess’s law of constant heat summation; enthalpies of bond dissociation, combustion, formation, atomization, sublimation 
The first law of thermodynamics: Enthalpies of phase transition, hydration, ionization, and solution 
The second law of thermodynamics: Spontaneity of processes; ∆S of the universe and ∆G of the system as criteria for spontaneity. ∆G◦ (standard Gibbs energy change) and equilibrium constant 
Solutions 

Different methods for expressing the concentration of solutionmolality, molarity, mole fraction, percentage (by volume and mass both), the vapour pressure of solutions and Raoult's lawideal and nonideal solutions, vapour pressurecomposition 
Plots for ideal and nonideal solutions; colligative properties of dilute solutionsa relative lowering of vapour pressure, depression of freezing point, the elevation of boiling point and osmotic pressure 
Determination of molecular mass using colligative properties; abnormal value of molar mass, Van’t Hoff factor and its significance 
Equilibrium 

Meaning of equilibrium, the concept of dynamic equilibrium 
Equilibria involving physical processes: Solidliquid, liquidgas and solidgas equilibria, Henry's law. General characteristics of equilibrium involving physical processes 
Equilibrium involving chemical processes: Law of chemical equilibrium, equilibrium constants (Kp and Kc) and their significance, the significance of ∆G and ∆G◦ in chemical equilibrium, factors affecting equilibrium concentration, pressure, temperature 
Equilibrium involving chemical processes: The effect of catalyst; Le Chatelier’s principle 
Ionic equilibrium: Weak and strong electrolytes, ionization of electrolytes, various concepts of acids and bases (Arrhenius, BronstedLowry and Lewis) and their ionization, acidbase equilibria (including multi stage ionization) and ionization constants 
Ionic equilibrium: Ionization of water. pH scale, common ion effect, hydrolysis of salts and pH of their solutions, the solubility of sparingly soluble salts and solubility products, buffer solutions 
Redox reactions and electrochemistry 

Electronic concepts of oxidation and reduction, redox reactions, oxidation number, rules for assigning oxidation number, balancing of redox reactions 
Electrolytic and metallic conduction, conductance in electrolytic solutions, molar conductivities and their variation with concentration: Kohlrausch’s law and its applications 
Electrochemical cellselectrolytic and Galvanic cells, different types of electrodes, electrode potentials including standard electrode potential, halfcell and cell reactions 
EMF of a Galvanic cell and its measurement: Nernst equation and its applications; relationship between cell potential and Gibbs' energy change: Dry cell and lead accumulator; fuel cells 
Chemical kinetics 

Rate of a chemical reaction, factors affecting the rate of reactions: Concentration, temperature, pressure, and catalyst; elementary and complex reactions, order and molecularity of reactions, rate law, rate constant and its units 
Differential and integral forms of zero and firstorder reactions, their characteristics and halflives, the effect of temperature on the rate of reactions, Arrhenius theory, activation energy and its calculation 
Collision theory of bimolecular gaseous reactions (no derivation) 
Surface chemistry 

Adsorption: Physisorption and chemisorption and their characteristics, factors affecting adsorption of gases on solidsFreundlich and Langmuir adsorption isotherms, adsorption from solutions 
Catalysis: Homogeneous and heterogeneous, activity and selectivity of solid catalysts, enzyme catalysis, and its mechanism 
Colloidal state: Distinction among true solutions, colloids, and suspensions, classification of colloidslyophilic, lyophobic; multimolecular, macromolecular and associated colloids (micelles), preparation and properties of colloidsTyndall effect 
Colloidal state: Brownian movement, electrophoresis, dialysis, coagulation, and flocculation: Emulsions and their characteristics 
Classification of elements and periodicity in properties 

Modem periodic law and present form of the periodic table, s, p, d, and f block elements, periodic trends in properties of elements atomic and ionic radii, ionization enthalpy, electron gain enthalpy, valence, oxidation states, and chemical reactivity 
General principles and processes of isolation of metals 

Modes of occurrence of elements in nature, minerals, ores; steps involved in the extraction of metalsconcentration, reduction (chemical and electrolytic methods), and refining with special reference to the extraction of Al. Cu, Zn, and Fe 
Thermodynamic and electrochemical principles involved in the extraction of metals 
Hydrogen 

Position of hydrogen in periodic table, isotopes, preparation, properties and uses of hydrogen; physical and chemical properties of water and heavy water; structure, preparation, reactions, and uses of hydrogen peroxide 
Classification of hydridesionic, covalent, and interstitial; hydrogen as a fuel 
Sblock elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals) 

Group1 and 2 elements: General introduction, electronic configuration, and general trends in physical and chemical properties of elements, anomalous properties of the first element of each group, diagonal relationships 
Preparation and properties of some important compoundssodium carbonate and sodium hydroxide and sodium hydrogen carbonate; industrial uses of lime, limestone 
Plaster of Paris and cement: Biological significance of Na, K. Mg, and Ca 
Pblock elements 

Group13 to group 18 elements: (a) General introductionelectronic configuration and general trends in physical and chemical properties of elements across the periods and down the groups; unique behaviour of the first element in each group 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (b) Groupwise study of the pblock elements group13preparation, properties, and uses of boron and aluminum; structure, properties, and uses of borax boric acid, diborane, boron trifluoride, aluminum chloride, and alums 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (c) Group14the tendency for catenation; structure, properties, and uses of allotropes and oxides of carbon, silicon tetrachloride, silicates, zeolites, and silicones 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (d) Group15properties and uses of nitrogen and phosphorus; allotropic forms of phosphorus; preparation, properties, structure, and uses of ammonia, nitric acid, phosphine, and phosphorus halides, (PCl3, PCl5) 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (d) Group15structures of oxides and oxoacids of nitrogen and phosphorus 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (e) Group16preparation, properties, structures, and uses of ozoneallotropic forms of sulphur; preparation, properties, structures, and uses of sulphuric acid (including its industrial preparation) 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (e) Group16structures of oxoacids of sulphur 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (f) Group17preparation, properties, and uses of hydrochloric acid; trends in the acidic nature of hydrogen halides; structures of Interhalogen compounds and oxides and oxoacids of halogens 
Group13 to group 18 elements: (g) Group18occurrence and uses of noble gases; structures of fluorides and oxides of xenon 
dand fblock elements 

Transition elements: General introduction, electronic configuration, occurrence and characteristics, general trends in properties of the firstrow transition elementsphysical properties, ionization enthalpy, oxidation states, atomic radii 
Transition elements: Colour, catalytic behaviour, magnetic properties, complex formation, interstitial compounds, alloy formation; preparation, properties, and uses of KCrO, and KMnO 
Inner transition elements: (a) Lanthanoidselectronic configuration, oxidation states, and lanthanoid contraction. (b) Actinoidselectronic configuration and oxidation states 
Coordination compounds 

Introduction to coordination compounds 
Werner's theory; ligands, coordination number, denticity 
Chelation; IUPAC nomenclature of mononuclear coordination compounds, isomerism; bondingvalence bond approach and basic ideas of crystal field theory, colour and magnetic properties 
Importance of coordination compounds (in qualitative analysis, extraction of metals and in biological systems) 
Environmental chemistry 

Environmental pollution: Atmospheric, water, and soil 
Atmospheric pollution: Tropospheric and stratospheric 
Tropospheric pollutants: Gaseous pollutantsoxides of carbon, nitrogen, and sulphur, hydrocarbons; their sources, harmful effects, and prevention; greenhouse effect and global warming: Acid rain 
Particulate pollutants: Smoke, dust, smog, fumes, mist; their sources, harmful effects, and prevention 
Stratospheric pollution: Formation and breakdown of ozone, depletion of the ozone layerits mechanism and effects 
Water pollution: Major pollutants such as pathogens, organic wastes, and chemical pollutants; their harmful effects and prevention 
Soil pollution: Major pollutants such as; pesticides (insecticides, herbicides and fungicides), their harmful effects, and prevention. Strategies to control environmental pollution 
Purification and characterisation of organic compounds 

Purification: Crystallization, sublimation, distillation, differential extraction, and chromatographyprinciples and their applications 
Qualitative analysis: Detection of nitrogen, sulphur, phosphorus, and halogens 
Quantitative analysis (basic principles only): Estimation of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, halogens, sulphur, phosphorus 
Calculations of empirical formula and molecular formulae: Numerical problems in organic quantitative analysis 
Some basic principles of organic chemistry 

Tetravalency of carbon: Shapes of simple moleculeshybridization (s and p)classification of organic compounds based on functional groups, and those containing halogens, oxygen, nitrogen, and sulphur 
Tetravalency of carbon: Homologous seriesisomerismstructural and stereoisomerism 
Nomenclature (trivial and IUPAC): Covalent bond fissionhomolytic and heterolytic: Free radicals, carbocations, and carbanions; stability of carbocations and free radicals, electrophiles, and nucleophiles 
Electronic displacement in a covalent bond: Inductive effect, electromeric effect, resonance, and hyper conjugation 
Common types of organic reactions: Substitution, addition, elimination, and rearrangement 
Hydrocarbons 

Classification, isomerism, IUPAC nomenclature, general methods of preparation, properties, and reactions 
Alkanes: ConformationsSawhorse and Newman projections (of ethane)mechanism of halogenation of alkanes 
Alkenes: Geometrical isomerismmechanism of electrophilic additionaddition of hydrogen, halogens, water, hydrogen halides (Markownikoff's and peroxide effect): Ozonolysis and polymerization 
Alkynes: Acidic characteraddition of hydrogen, halogens, water, and hydrogen halides: Polymerization 
Aromatic hydrocarbons: Nomenclature, benzenestructure and aromaticity: Mechanism of electrophilic substitution: halogenation, nitration. FriedelCrafts alkylation and acylation, directive influence of the functional group in monosubstituted benzene 
Organic compounds containing halogens 

General methods of preparation, properties, and reactions; nature of CX bond; mechanisms of substitution reactions 
Uses; environmental effects of chloroform, iodoform freons, and DDT 
Organic compounds containing oxygen 

General methods of preparation, properties, reactions, and uses 
Alcohols, phenols, and ethers: (a) Alcoholsidentification of primary, secondary, and tertiary alcoholsmechanism of dehydration 
Alcohols, phenols, and ethers: (b) Phenolsacidic nature, electrophilic substitution reactionshalogenation, nitration, and sulphonation. ReimerTiemann reaction 
Alcohols, phenols, and ethers: (c) Ethersstructure 
Aldehyde and Ketones: Nature of carbonyl group; nucleophilic addition to >C=O group, relative reactivities of aldehydes and ketones; Important reactions such asnucleophilic addition reactions (addition of HCN, NH, and its derivatives), Grignard reagent 
Aldehyde and Ketones: Oxidationreduction (Wolf Kishner and Clemmensen); the acidity of αhydrogen, aldol condensation, Cannizzaro reaction. Haloform reaction, chemical tests to distinguish between aldehydes and ketones 
Carboxylic acids: Acidic strength and factors affecting it 
Organic compounds containing nitrogen 

General methods of preparation 
Properties, reactions, and uses 
Amines: Nomenclature, classification structure, basic character, and identification of primary, secondary, and tertiary amines and their basic character 
Diazonium salts: importance in synthetic organic chemistry 
Polymers 

General introduction and classification of polymers, general methods of polymerization, addition and condensation, copolymerization 
Natural and synthetic, rubber and vulcanization, some important polymers with emphasis on their monomers and usespolythene, nylon, polyester, and bakelite 
Biomolecules 

General introduction and importance of biomolecules 
Carbohydrates: Classification; aldoses and ketoses: Monosaccharides (glucose and fructose) and constituent monosaccharides of oligosaccharides (sucrose, lactose, and maltose) 
Proteins: Elementary idea of αamino acids, peptide bond, polypeptides. Proteins: Primary, secondary, tertiary, and quaternary structure (qualitative idea only), denaturation of proteins, enzymes 
Vitamins: Classification and functions 
Nucleic acids: Chemical constitution of DNA and RNA 
Biological functions of nucleic acids 
Chemistry in everyday life 

Chemicals in medicines: Analgesics, tranquilizers, antiseptics, disinfectants, antimicrobials, antifertility drugs, antibiotics, antacids. Antihistaminestheir meaning and common examples 
Chemicals in food: Preservatives, artificial sweetening agentscommon examples 
Cleansing agents: Soaps and detergents, cleansing action 
Principles related to practical chemistry 

Detection of extra elements (nitrogen, sulphur, halogens) in organic compounds; detection of the following functional groups; hydroxyl (alcoholic and phenolic), carbonyl (aldehyde and ketones) carboxyl, and amino groups in organic compounds. 
The chemistry involved in the preparation of the following: (a) Inorganic compounds; Mohr’s salt, potash alum. (b) Organic compounds: Acetanilide, pnitro acetanilide, aniline yellow, iodoform 
The chemistry involved in the titrimetric exercises: Acids, bases and the use of indicators, oxalicacid vs KmnO₄, Mohr’s salt vs KMnO₄ 
Chemical principles involved in the qualitative salt analysis: CationsPb²⁺, Cu²⁺, Al³⁺, Fe³+, Zn²⁺, Ni²⁺, Ca²⁺, Ba²⁺, Mg²⁺, NH₄⁺ AnionsCO²₃¯ , S²¯, SO²₄¯, NO³¯, NO²¯, Cl¯, Br¯, I¯ (insoluble salts excluded) 
Chemical principles involved in the following experiments: (i) Enthalpy of solution of CuSO, (ii) enthalpy of neutralization of strong acid and strong base, (iii) Preparation of lyophilic and lyophobic sols 
Chemical principles involved in the following experiments: (iv) Kinetic study of the reaction of iodide ions with hydrogen peroxide at room temperature 
JEE Main Paper 2 Syllabus
Mathematics
Sets, relations, and functions 

Sets and their representation: Union, intersection and complement of sets and their algebraic properties; power set; relation, type of relations, equivalence relations, functions; oneone, into and onto functions, the composition of functions 
Complex numbers and quadratic equations 

Complex numbers as ordered pairs of reals, representation of complex numbers in the form a + ib and their representation in a plane, argand diagram, algebra of complex number, modulus and argument (or amplitude) of a complex number 
Triangle inequality, quadratic equations in real and complex number system and their solutions relations between roots and coefficient, nature of roots, the formation of quadratic equations with given roots 
Matrices and determinants 

Matrices, algebra of matrices, type of matrices, determinants, and matrices of order two and three, properties of determinants, evaluation of determinants, area of triangles using determinants 
Adjoint, and evaluation of inverse of a square matrix using determinants and elementary transformations, test of consistency and solution of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables using determinants and matrices 
Permutations and combinations 

The fundamental principle of counting, permutation as an arrangement and combination as section, meaning of P (n, r) and C (n, r), simple applications 
Mathematical inductions 

Principle of mathematical induction and its simple applications 
Binomial theorem and its simple applications 

Binomial theorem for a positive integral index, general term and middle term, properties of Binomial coefficients, and simple applications 
Sequence and series 

Arithmetic and geometric progressions, insertion of arithmetic, geometric means between two given numbers, relation between A.M and G.M sum up to n terms of special series; Sn, Sn2, Sn3 
ArithmeticoGeometric progression 
Limit, continuity, and differentiability 

Realvalued functions, algebra of functions, polynomials, rational, trigonometric, logarithmic, and exponential functions, inverse function 
Graphs of simple functions 
Limits, continuity, and differentiability 
Differentiation of the sum, difference, product, and quotient of two functions 
Differentiation of trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, logarithmic, exponential, composite and implicit functions; derivatives of order up to two, Rolle’s and Lagrange's mean value theorems, applications of derivatives: Rate of change of quantities 
Applications of derivatives: Monotonicincreasing and decreasing functions, maxima and minima of functions of one variable, tangents and normal 
Integral calculus 

Integral as an antiderivative, fundamental integrals involving algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions. integrations by substitution, by parts, and by partial functions 
Integration using trigonometric identities 
Evaluation of simple integrals of the type: ∫dx/ x²±a², ∫dx/ √x²±a², ∫dx/ √a²x², ∫dx/ √a²x², ∫dx/ ax²+bx+c, ∫dx/√ax²±bx+c, ∫(px+q)dx/ ax²+bx+c, ∫(px+q)dx/ √ax²+bx+c, ∫√a²+x² dx, ∫√x²a² dx 
Integral as limit of a sum 
The fundamental theorem of calculus, properties of definite integrals 
Evaluation of definite integrals, determining areas of the regions bounded by simple curves in standard form 
Differential equations 

Ordinary differential equations, their order, and degree, the formation of differential equations, solution of differential equation by the method of separation of variables 
Solution of a homogeneous and linear differential equation of the type dy/dx + p(x)y=q(x) 
Coordinate geometry 

Cartesian system of rectangular coordinates 10 in a plane, distance formula, sections formula, locus, and its equation, translation of axes, the slope of a line, parallel and perpendicular lines, intercepts of a line on the coordinate axis 
Straight line: Various forms of equations of a line, intersection of lines, angles between two lines, conditions for concurrence of three lines, the distance of a point form a line 
Straight line: Equations of internal and external bisectors of angles between two lines coordinate of the centroid, orthocenter, and circumcenter of a triangle, equation of the family of lines passing through the point of intersection of two lines 
Circle, conic sections: A standard form of equations of a circle, the general form of the equation of a circle, its radius and central, equation of a circle when the endpoints of a diameter are given 
Circle, conic sections: Points of intersection of a line and a circle with the centre at the origin and condition for a line to be tangent to a circle, equation of the tangent, sections of conics 
Circle, conic sections: Equations of conic sections (parabola, ellipse, and hyperbola) in standard forms, condition for y = mx +c to be a tangent and point (s) of tangency 
Three dimensional geometry 

Coordinates of a point in space, the distance between two points, section formula, directions ratios, and direction cosines, the angle between two intersecting lines 
Skew lines, the shortest distance between them, and its equation 
Equations of a line and a plane in different forms, the intersection of a line and a plane, coplanar lines 
Vector algebra 

Vectors and scalars, the addition of vectors, components of a vector in two dimensions and threedimensional space, scalar and vector products, scalar and vector triple product 
Statistics and probability 

Measures of discretion; calculation of mean, median, mode of grouped and ungrouped data calculation of standard deviation, variance and mean deviation for grouped and ungrouped data 
Probability: Probability of an event, addition and multiplication theorems of probability, Bayes theorem, probability distribution of a random variate, Bernoulli trials, and binomial distribution 
Trigonometry 

Trigonometric identities and equations, trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions, and their properties, heights, and distance 
Mathematical reasoning 

Statement logical operations and, or, implies, implied by, if and only if, understanding of tautology, contradiction, converse, and contrapositive 
Aptitude
Awareness of persons, buildings, materials 

Objects, texture related to architecture and buildenvironment, visualizing three dimensional objects from twodimensional drawings 
Visualizing 
Different sides of threedimensional objects 
Analytical reasoning mental ability (visual, numerical, and verbal) 
Three dimensionalperception 

Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportions of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture harmony and contrast design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil 
Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, subtraction rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, generation of plans, elevations, and 3D views of objects, creating twodimensional and threedimensional compositions using given shapes and forms 
Drawing
Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape 

Public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, etc 
Landscape and rural life 

Riverfronts, jungle, gardens, trees, plants, etc 
Planning
General awareness 

General knowledge questions and knowledge about prominent cities, development issues, government programs, etc 
Social sciences 

The idea of nationalism, nationalism in India, premodern world, 19thcentury global economy, colonialism, and colonial cities, industrialization, resources, and development, types of resources, agriculture, water, mineral resources, industries 
National economy; human settlements, powersharing, federalism, political parties, democracy, the constitution of India, economic developmenteconomic sectors, globalization, the concept of development, poverty; population structure 
Social exclusion and inequality, urbanization, rural development, colonial cities 
Thinking skills 

Comprehension (unseen passage); map reading skills, scale, distance, direction, area, etc.; critical reasoning; understanding of charts, graphs, and tables; basic concepts of statistics and quantitative reasoning 
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Best Books  Author 
Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations  R.C. Mukherjee 
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Concept of Physical Chemistry  P Bahadur 
Concise Inorganic Chemistry  J D Lee 
Physical Chemistry  P.W. Atkins 
Organic Chemistry  Morrison & Boyd 
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Maths Books  Author 
Objective Mathematics  R D Sharma 
Plane Trigonometry  S L Loney 
The Elements Of Coordinate Geometry  S L Loney 
Algebra by Dr. S K Goyal  Arihant Publications 
Play with Graphs  Amit M Agarwal (Arihant Publications) 
Differential Calculus  Amit M Agarwal (Arihant Publications) 
Integral Calculus  Amit M Agarwal (Arihant Publications) 
Complete mathematics  JEE Main TMH 
Best Books for JEE Main Physics 2023
Physics books  Author 
Concepts of physics (Vol. 1 and 2)  H.C Verma 
Fundamentals of Physics  Halliday, Resnick & Walker 
Understanding Physics  D C Pandey (Arihant Publications) 
Problems in General Physics  I.E Irodov 
Understanding physics  Freedman and Young 
Problems in physics  SS Krotov 
Problems and solution of physics  Shashi Bhushan Tiwari 
JEE Main 2023 Preparation Tips by Experts and Toppers
Some of the preparation tips for JEE Main 2023 suggested by experts and toppers are
 Use the JEE Main 2023 syllabus and study all topics thoroughly
 Understand and know the NTA JEE Main exam pattern well
 Prepare a JEE Main study plan and adhere to it well
 Check and refer to important books and topics recommended by experts and toppers
 Prepare short notes while studying to use as a reference at the last minute
 Practice well by solving previous year sample papers
 Revise and analyze after each test
 Attempt NTA JEE Main mock test to feel actual exam environment
 Check out JEE Main Topper Tips to know their strategies. One may work for you
 Look at the exam analysis from past exam sessions to know weightage of topics and such.
 Revise regularly to avoid missing or forgetting any topic
 Go for small breaks to avoid monotony and tiredness
 Stay positive and be confident; avoid comparisons with others
 Keep healthy and fit
Lastminute tips to crack JEE Main 2023
 Know the JEE Main toppers interview and read their preparation strategy to crack the exam.
 Solve JEE Main Question Papers and Answer Keys for the last minute preparation
 Complete JEE Main exam analysis is available to know what type of questions to expect, weightage of topics asked from Physics, Maths, and Chemistry.
 Use the official JEE Main 2023 mock test to practice well for DDay.
 Keep JEE Main 2023 Exam Day Guidelines on hand to avoid any mistakes on the exam day.
JEE Main 2023 Exam Pattern
JEE Main Paper 1 Exam Pattern
B.Arch or B.Plan aspirants appearing for JEE Main Paper 1 must be conversant with the exam pattern. NTA has released the JEE Main 2023 exam pattern for Paper 1 on the official website. Students can know what to expect in the exam in terms of types of questions, marking scheme, language, mode, and more. Candidates can check the exam pattern of JEE Main 2023 Paper 1 below.
JEE Main Exam Pattern 2023: Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech)
Particulars  Details 
Exam Mode  Computerbased examination 
Test Duration  Three hours 
Language of Examination  English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu. 
Type of Questions 

No. of Sections  Three are three sections:

JEE Mains Total questions  Mathematics: 25 (20+10) 10 Questions with answers as a numerical value. Out of 10 questions, 5 questions are compulsory. Physics: 25 (20+10) 10 Questions with answers as a numerical value. Out of 10 questions, 5 questions are compulsory. Chemistry: 25 (20+10) 10 Questions with answers as a numerical value. Out of 10 questions, 5 questions are compulsory. Total: 75 Questions (25 questions each) 
JEE Mains total marks  300 Marks (100 marks for each section) 
JEE Main Marking Scheme  MCQs: Four marks will be awarded for each correct answer and there will be a negative marking of one mark on each wrong answer. Questions with numerical value answers: Candidates will be given four marks for each correct answer and there will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer. 
JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern
B.Arch or B.Plan aspirants appearing for JEE Main Paper 2 must be conversant with the exam pattern. NTA has also made changes in JEE Main exam pattern (Paper 2). Students can know what to expect in the exam in terms of types of questions, marking scheme, language, mode, and more. Paper 2 of JEE Main is separate for B.Arch and B.Plan applicants. While both have aptitude and mathematics in common, B.Arch students must take up the drawing test while the B.Plan applicants must answer JEE Main 2023 questions on planning. Candidates can check the exam pattern of JEE Main 2023 below.
JEE Main Exam Pattern (Paper 2)  B.Arch
Exam mode  Computerbased  
Exam duration  3 hours  
Languages/ Medium  Candidates can answer JEE main 2023 questions in 13 languages. The details and guidelines for languages are the same as for Paper 1.  
Duration  3 hours  
JEE main 2023 Number of shifts  Two shifts per day: (9:00 am to 12:00 pm and 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm)  
Type of Questions in JEE Main 2023  For Maths and Aptitude Multiple choice questions (MCQs) and Numerical Questions (NQs)  
Drawing  questions requiring drawing  
JEE Main Question Paper details  Subject  No of Questions  Marks 
Part 1  Mathematics  20 MCQs + 10 Numerical (5 out of 10)  100  
Part 2  Aptitude  50 MCQs  200  
Part 3  Drawing  2  100  
Total (tentative)  82 (77 questions are compulsory)  400  
Marking Scheme for MCQs MathematicsPart I Aptitude TestPart II  Correct Answer  Four marks (+4)  
Incorrect Answer/Multiple Answer  Minus one mark (1). No negative marks for NQs  
Unanswered  No mark (0)  
Drawing Test – Part III  Two questions to be evaluated out of 100 marks  
Difficulty levels of questions  Maths and Aptitude  Class 11 and Class 12 standard 
JEE Main Exam Pattern (Paper 2B)  B.Plan
Parameters  Particulars 
Exam Mode  Computerbased test (CBT) 
Exam Duration  3 hours (3.00 pm to 6.00 pm) 
Subjects  Mathematics, General Aptitude, and Planning 
Total number and type of questions  Maths  20 MCQ questions and 10 numerical questions (5 out of 10) Aptitude  50 MCQs Planning  25 questions. Total Questions  105 (100 questions are compulsory) 
Marking Scheme  4 marks for a correct answer 1 for an incorrect answer. No negative marks for numerical questions 
Maximum Marks  400 
Practice is the key to improving what one has studied. This is possible with constant practice with the help of past question papers, mock tests, and such for NTA JEE Main 2023. The mock tests will be available on the NTA JEE website 2023 where one can download the same or practice online. Students can even register and book JEE Main mock tests and go to the nearest Test Practice Centres (TPCs) for practice. Candidates willing to appear for JEE Main 2023 session must practice more and more mock tests.
To practice on the JEE Main Mock Test on the NTA website  click here
National Test Abhyas App : NTA will release its National Test Abhyas in English and Hindi for JEE Main 2023 aspirants. Candidates can download the app and simply practice for IIT JEE Main exam 2023 at their convenience with daily tests uploaded for their benefit. NTA will release sample numerical questions of JEE Main exam 2023. Candidates can use these to understand the type of questions that may be asked in the actual IIT NTA JEE exam.
JEE Main Question Papers of Past Years : It is important to check all previous year's JEE Main question papers to gauge the important topics, understand how the exam will be like, improve time management skills as well as increase the speed of answering on the JEE Main exam day.
The National Testing Agency will issue the JEE Main 2023 admit card session 2 in online mode. Candidates could download admit card of JEE Main 2023 from the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023. Candidates have to login with the help of application number and date of birth to access their NTA JEE hall ticket. The JEE Mains admit card 2023 is a mandatory document to carry at the examination centre.
How to download JEE Main 2023 Admit Card?
Candidates will have to follow the given steps to download the JEE Main hall ticket 2023.
 Visit the NTA JEE 2023 official website.
 Click on link to access JEE Main admit card
 On the candidate login page, enter the application number and date of birth and click on submit button.
 The hall ticket of JEE Mains 2023 exam will be displayed on the screen.
 Preview the details and take a printout of JEE Main admit card 2023 for future use.
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Things to carry to JEE Main 2023 Exam Centres
 IIT JEE Admit Card along with Self Declaration (Undertaking) downloaded from the NTA website (a clear printout on A4 size
 paper) duly filled in.
 A simple transparent Ball Point Pen
 A valid photo id proof
 A passport size photograph (same as in application form)
 PwD certificate if applicable
 Personal hand sanitizer (50 ml)
JEE Main 2023 admit card details mentioned
 Name of Candidate
 Father's Name
 Date of Birth
 Gender
 Category
 State of Eligibility
 JEE Main Roll Number
 Paper for which appearing
 JEE Main Application Number
 JEE Main Exam 2023 Centre Name and Address
 Photograph and Signature of Candidate
 Parent's signature
 JEE Main Exam Date and Time (Shift)
NTA JEE Main Admit Card 2023 Image
IIT JEE Admit Card 2023 Unable to download the admit card?
Candidates who are unable to download their admit card must call the JEE Main helpline numbers from 10 am to 5 pm at 0120 6895200 OR send an email to jeemainnta@nic.in giving their NTA JEE Main 2023 application number and also the confirmation page.
IIT JEE Self Declaration form 2023 (If applicable this year)
Due to the prevailing COVID19 conditions, NTA has a selfdeclaration/Undertaking for the students to provide details about their health status, travelling status. Candidates have to give the following details in the NTA selfdeclaration form
 Flulike symptoms in the last 14 days Fever, Cough: Breathlessness: Sore throat, Runny Nose, Body ache, others.
 Whether been in close contact with a confirmed case of the COVID19.
 Travel history in the last 14 days prior to arriving at the Centre.
JEE Main Admit Card 2023  Exam Day Guidelines
Candidates have to read and adhere to the following JEE Main 2023 exam day guidelines during the examination:
 Candidates have to carry the JEE Main admit card 2023 along with a valid ID proof to appear for the entrance examination.
 No candidate will be allowed to enter or leave the JEE Main exam centre before and after the gate closing time.
 Candidates have to make sure they follow JEE Main dress code 2023 to appear for the exam. They are advised to wear light and simple clothes at the examination centre.
 The authorities will provide the scribble paper to each candidate at the centre. Hence, candidates need not to take any paper with them to the centre.
 Candidates with PwD reservation have to carry a PwD certificate issued by the competent authority.
 The authorities also suggested that candidates must carry their own personal transparent water bottle along with the face mask and hand sanitizer in lieu of ongoing Covid19 pandemic.
JEE Main 2023 Exam Centers
State  City 

Andaman and Nicobar Islands  Port Blair 
Andhra Pradesh  Chittoor 
Anantapur  
Eluru  
Guntur  
Kurnool  
Kakinada  
Nellore  
Rajahmundry  
Tirupati  
Vijayawada  
Visakhapatnam  
Vizianagaram  
Bhimavaram  
Ongole  
Srikakulam  
Narasaraopet  
Proddatur  
Surampalem  
Chirala  
Kadapa  
Assam  Dibrugarh 
Guwahati  
Jorhat  
Silchar  
Tezpur  
Barpeta  
Darrang  
Golaghat  
Lakhimpur  
Nagaon  
Nalbari  
Sivasagar  
Bihar  Bhagalpur 
Gaya  
Muzaffarpur  
Patna  
Purnea  
Darbhanga  
Arrah  
Aurangabad  
Gopalganj  
Nalanda  
Samastipur  
Begusarai  
East Champaran  
Madhubani  
Nawada  
Rohtas  
Sitamarhi  
Siwan  
West Champaran  
Araria  
Arwal  
Banka  
Bettiah  
Bhabua  
Buxar  
Hajipur  
Jamui  
Jehanabad  
Katihar  
Khagaria  
Lakhisarai  
Madhepura  
Motihari  
Munger  
Sasaram  
Sheikhpura  
Supaul  
Vaishali  
Chandigarh  Chandigarh 
Chhattisgarh  Bilaspur 
Raipur  
Durg  
Bhilai  
Ambikapur  
Balod  
Dantewada  
Dhamtari  
Jagdalpur  
Janjgir  
Korba  
Raigarh  
Rajnandgaon  
Daman and Diu  Daman 
Diu  
Delhi  Delhi 
Goa  Panaji 
Margao  
Ponda  
Gujarat  Ahmedabad 
Anand  
Bhavnagar  
Jamnagar  
Rajkot  
Surat  
Vadodara  
Valsad  
Junagadh  
Himatnagar  
Gandhinagar  
Mehsana  
Navsari  
Bharuch  
Bhuj  
Amreli  
Banaskantha  
Botad  
Dahod  
Gandhidham  
Godhra  
Kadi  
Kheda  
Modasa  
Patan  
Porbandar  
Surendranagar  
Vapi  
Veraval  
Vyara  
Haryana  Ambala 
Faridabad  
Gurugram  
Hisar  
Karnal  
Kurukshetra  
Panipat  
Sonipat  
Yamuna Nagar  
Rewari  
Rohtak  
Bhiwani  
Mahendragarh  
Jhajjar  
Jind  
Kaithal  
Palwal  
Sirsa  
Himachal Pradesh  Shimla 
Solan  
Hamirpur  
Mandi  
Una  
Kullu  
Bilaspur  
Kangra  
Sirmaur  
Palampur  
Chamba  
Jammu and Kashmir  Baramulla 
Jammu  
Srinagar  
Samba  
Anantnag  
Pulwama  
Leh  
Badgam  
Kathua  
Kupwara  
Udhampur  
Kargil  
Jharkhand  Dhanbad 
Jamshedpur  
Ranchi  
Bokaro Steel City  
Hazaribagh  
Ramgarh  
Giridih  
Bokaro  
Chaibasa  
Chatra  
Deoghar  
Dumka  
Garhwa  
Godda  
Koderma  
Palamau  
Karnataka  Bellary 
Bidar  
Hassan  
Udupi  
Belgaum  
Bangalore  
Gulbarga  
Hubballi  
Mangaluru  
Mysore  
Shivamogga  
Tumkur  
Dharwad  
Manipal  
Davanagere  
Mandya  
Bagalkot  
Belagavi  
Chamarajanagar  
Chikmagalūr  
Chitradurga  
Gadag  
Haveri  
Karwar  
Kodagu  
Kolar  
Koppal  
Raichur  
Ramanagara  
Tumakuru  
Vijayapura  
Yadgir  
Kerala  Alappuzha 
Ernakulam  
Kannur  
Kollam  
Kottayam  
Kozhikode  
Malappuram  
Palakkad  
Thiruvananthapuram  
Thrissur  
Idukki  
Kasaragod  
Pathanamthitta  
Chengannur  
Angamaly  
Muvattupuzha  
Wayanad  
Madhya Pradesh  Bhopal 
Gwalior  
Indore  
Jabalpur  
Rewa  
Sagar  
Satna  
Ujjain  
Balaghat  
Betul  
Chhindwara  
Dhar  
Khargone  
Dewas  
Vidisha  
Hoshangabad  
Ashoknagar  
Barwani  
Bhind  
Chattarpur  
Damoh  
Datia  
Guna  
Khandwa  
Mandsaur  
Morena  
Neemuch  
Ratlam  
Maharashtra  Ahmednagar 
Akola  
Amravati  
Aurangabad  
Jalgaon  
Kolhapur  
Mumbai  
Nagpur  
Nanded  
Nashik  
Pune  
Solapur  
Thane  
Chandrapur  
Dhule  
Latur  
Raigad  
Ratnagiri  
Sangli  
Satara  
Wardha  
Navi Mumbai  
Beed  
Bhandara  
Buldhana  
Gondia  
Palghar  
Yavatmal  
Nandurbar  
Osmanabad  
Parbhani  
Sindhudurg  
Manipur  Imphal 
Meghalaya  Shillong 
East Khasi Hills  
Mizoram  Aizawl 
Nagaland  Dimapur 
Kohima  
Odisha  Balasore 
Berhampur  
Bhubaneswar  
Cuttack  
Rourkela  
Sambalpur  
Ganjam  
Dhenkanal  
Angul  
Bhadrak  
Mayurbhanj  
Baripada  
Jajpur  
Kendrapara  
Kendujhar  
Puri  
Jagatsinghpur  
Bhawanipatna  
Jeypore  
Balangir  
Jharsuguda  
Malkangiri  
Paralakhemundi  
Phulbani  
Rayagada  
Puducherry  Puducherry 
Karaikal  
Punjab  Amritsar 
Jalandhar  
Ludhiana  
Patiala  
Sangrur  
Fatehgarh Sahib  
Pathankot  
Bathinda  
Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar  
Hoshiarpur  
Faridkot  
Fazilka  
Firozpur  
Gurdaspur  
Rupnagar  
Sri Muktsar Sahib  
Rajasthan  Ajmer 
Alwar  
Bikaner  
Jaipur  
Jodhpur  
Kota  
Sikar  
Udaipur  
Sri Ganganagar  
Bhilwara  
Jhunjhunu  
Nagaur  
Sawai Madhopur  
Bharatpur  
Dausa  
Karauli  
Barmer  
Chittorgarh  
Churu  
Dholpur  
Hanumangarh  
Jaisalmer  
Pali  
Sirohi  
Sikkim  Gangtok 
Tamil Nadu  Chennai 
Coimbatore  
Kanyakumari  
Madurai  
Namakkal  
Salem  
Tiruchirappalli  
Tirunelveli  
Cuddalore  
Thanjavur  
Thoothukudi  
Vellore  
Virudhunagar  
Nagercoil  
Kanchipuram  
Tiruvallur  
Viluppuram  
Krishnagiri  
Tiruppur  
Ariyalur  
Dharmapuri  
Dindigul  
Erode  
Karur  
Nagapattinam  
Pudukottai  
Ramanathapuram  
Sivaganga  
Tiruvannamalai  
Telangana  Hyderabad 
Karimnagar  
Khammam  
Warangal  
Mahabubnagar  
Nalgonda  
Secunderabad  
K.V.Rangareddy  
Nizamabad  
Suryapet  
Mahabubabad  
Siddipet  
Adilabad  
Gadwal  
Jagtial  
Jangaon  
Kothagudem  
Mancherial  
Medak  
Medchal  
Sangareddy  
Vikarabad  
Tripura  Agartala 
Uttar Pradesh  Agra 
Aligarh  
Allahabad  
Bareilly  
Ghaziabad  
Gorakhpur  
Greater Noida  
Noida  
Jhansi  
Kanpur  
Lucknow  
Meerut  
Mathura  
Moradabad  
Muzaffarnagar  
Varanasi  
Faizabad  
Sitapur  
Ambedkar Nagar  
Azamgarh  
Ballia  
Banda  
Barabanki  
Basti  
Bijnor  
Bulandshahr  
Chandauli  
Deoria  
Etawah  
Firozabad  
Ghazipur  
Jalaun  
Jaunpur  
Kushinagar  
Lakhimpur Kheri  
Mau  
Mirzapur  
Pratapgarh  
Raebareli  
Saharanpur  
Shahjanpur  
Sonbhadra  
Sultanpur  
Hayatnagar  
Uttarakhand  Dehradun 
Haldwani  
Haridwar  
Pantnagar  
Roorkee  
Nainital  
Almora  
Pauri Garhwal  
Udham Singh Nagar  
New Tehri  
West Bengal  Asansol 
Durgapur  
Hooghly  
Howrah  
Kalyani  
Kolkata  
Siliguri  
Burdwan  
Bankura  
Nadia  
North 24 Parganas  
Paschim Medinipur  
Purba Medinipur  
South 24 Parganas  
Darjeeling  
Jalpaiguri  
Malda  
Murshidabad  
Suri  
Arunachal Pradesh  Itanagar 
West Siang  
Naharlagun  
Dadra and Nagar Haveli  Dadra and Nagar Haveli 
Silvassa  
Lakshadweep  Kavaratti 
Documents Required at Exam
 JEE Main admit card
 A valid photo ID (passport, college/school ID card, driving license)
 One passport size photograph
 PwD category candidates will have to carry a copy of the PwD certificate in the prescribed format.
The National Testing Agency is responsible for releasing JEE Main answer key 2023. The authorities will initially release the provisional answer key of JEE Main. Candidates can challenge the provisional answer key. The authorities after considering the objections raised by candidates and then release the final answer key along with the results. Candidates can check JEE Main 2023 session 1 answer key here.
JEE Main 2023 Official Answer Key
JEE Main 2023 Final Answer Key  Download 
JEE Main 2023 Unofficial Answer Key
NTA JEE Main Exam Date 2023  Shift 1  Shift 2 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 24  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 25  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 28    
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 29  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 30  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for January 31  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
JEE Main 2023 answer key for February 1  Physics Chemistry Mathematics  Physics Chemistry Mathematics 
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JEE Main 2023 Answer key
Candidates can download the JEE Main answer key 2023 from the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in.
How to download the JEE Main 2023 answer key?
 Visit the JEE Main official website jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023.
 Click on JEE Main 2023 answer key download link
 Enter the required credentials namely JEE Main application number and date of birth/password and click on login button.
 The answer key of JEE Main 2023 will be displayed on the screens
 Match the IDs with the JEE Mains 2023 question paper provided on the candidate's login.
 Take a printout and with the help of JEE Main response sheet 2023, calculate the probable marks.
How to crosscheck JEE Main answer key with the questions?
To challenge the answer key of JEE Main 2023, candidates must know the question IDs. This is required as NTA just publishes the answer option with the question ID and not the actual question asked. So what is the JEE Main 2023 question ID? This is the number given to each question asked in the NTA JEE Mains 2023 question paper and also given in the candidate's response sheet.
So the first step candidates must do is to download the JEE Main question paper that will be available in the candidate login. This means that they will have all the question Ids on hand. Then they must check the JEE Main provisional answer key 2023 for the questions and match them. In case of discrepancy, they must note the NTA JEE Main question ID and the answer ID to keep track of the same.
JEE Main 2023 answer key challenge
The authorities will allow the candidates to challenge the provisional JEE Main 2023 answer key. Candidates are required to pay a processing fee of Rs. 200 per question in order to challenge the provisional JEE Main 2023 answer key. This processing fee will be refunded if the challenge of the candidate is accepted by the authorities. The final JEE Main answer key 2023 will be released after considering the objections raised by the candidates.
How to challenge the JEE Main answer key?
 Go to the official website
 Click on the "challenge answer key" link displayed
 Go to the question to be challenged and click on the answer ID option that is correct.
 Save and pay Rs 200 per question challenged.
JEE Main 2023 Candidate Response Sheets
JEE Main candidate response sheet 2023 for session 2 will be released at the official website along with the release of the preliminary answer key. Candidates have to log in to download their NTA JEE Main response sheets to correlate with the official answer key.
The JEE Main 2023 candidate response sheets consist of the answers given by candidates captured by the system and are used to compile the marks obtained by the candidates in the exam. The NTA JEE Main candidate response sheets also allow candidates to go through their responses and raise any objection to the official answer key and apply to NTA for the same.
JEE Main 2022 Answer key Previous Year
Candidates can check the previous year's JEE Mains 2023 answer key along with the question paper from the tables below.
JEE Main 2022 Session 2 Answer key
JEE Main 2022 exam date  Shift 1  Shift 2  Final answer key 
JEE Main 2022 answer key July 29  
JEE Main 2022 answer key for July 28  
JEE Main answer key 2022 July 27  
JEE Main answer key 2022 July 26  
JEE Main 2022 answer key July 25 
JEE Main 2022 Session 1 Answer key
JEE Main exam date 2022  Shift 1  Shift 2  Final answer key 
June 23  Download Here  Download Here  Download Here 
June 24  Download Here  Download Here  
June 25  Download Here  Download Here  
June 26  Download Here  Download Here  
June 27  Download Here  Download Here  
June 28  Download Here  Download Here  
June 29  Download Here  Download Here 
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JEE Main Paper 2 Answer Key
The answer key of JEE Main 2023 paper 2 will be issued online. JEE Mains answer key will contain all the correct answers to all the questions asked in paper 2. NTA will also release the response sheet of candidates along with the JEE Main exam paper 2.
Candidates can check the student reactions for JEE Main Paper 1 and Paper 2 here. Careers360 team is doing a complete coverage of all JEE Main 2023 sessions and all the student reactions, reviews, and responses are updated here.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  February 1 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 exam, the overall difficulty level was easy, although Maths was lengthy and calculative as usual, Chemistry and Physics were easy. The questions asked in the exam were majorly NCERT based and it was on the same difficulty level as JEE Main 2022 paper was.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  February 1 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the IIT JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 1 JEE Main 2023 exam, the overall difficulty level was easy, although Maths was lengthy and calculative, Chemistry and Physics were easy. The questions asked in the exam were majorly NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 31 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 exam, the overall difficulty level was moderate, Maths was lengthy and calculative while Chemistry was moderate and Physics was easy. The questions asked in the exam were NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 31 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the IIT JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 1 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was moderate, although Maths was tough while Chemistry was moderate and Physics was easy. The questions asked in the exam were NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 30 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was easy, although Maths was tricky in this shift unlike other shifts while Chemistry and Physics were easy. The questions asked in the exam were NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 30 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 1 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was easy, Maths was lengthy while Chemistry and Physics were easy. The questions asked in the exam were NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 29 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was moderate and the questions asked in the exam were NCERT based.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 29 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 1 JEE Main 2023 paper, the questions covered almost all chapters of Class XI & XII CBSE Board. Mathematics section was Moderately Tough and overall, the paper was Moderate.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 25 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was moderate and it was similar on the same lines as previous year's question paper.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 25 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 1 JEE Main 2023 paper, the questions covered almost all chapters of Class XI & XII CBSE Board. The paper was balanced in terms of coverage of chapters.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 24 Shift 2 Student Reactions
As per the IIT JEE Main students who appeared for today’s shift 2 JEE Main 2023 paper, the overall difficulty level was easy and it was similar to previous year. The Mathematics section was relatively easy yet lengthy, while the Physics and Chemistry were easy.
JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  January 24 Shift 1 Student Reactions
As per the students reaction, JEE Main January 24 shift 1 paper was moderate in difficulty level. The Mathematics section was quite tough and lengthy while Chemistry section was moderate in difficulty level. Almost all the questions in Chemistry section were asked from NCERT. The Physics section was easy.
JEE Main Student Reactions Previous Year
Since the present year student reactions will be available after the JEE Main 2023 exam, candidates can check the student reactions for previous year below.
JEE Main Student Reactions Paper 1  March 18
JEE Main Paper 1 Student Reactions  March 17
JEE Main Paper 1 Student Reactions  March 16
Video on JEE Main 2021 Student Reactions  February 26
Video on JEE Main 2021 Student Reactions  February 25
Video on JEE Main 2021 Student Reactions  February 24
Video on JEE Main 2021 Student Reactions  February 23
JEE Main 2023 session 2 exam analysis will be updated here once the exam will begin. Since the JEE Main session 1 exam was a computerbased test held in multiple sessions on different days, candidates can use the JEE Main exam analysis 2023 to get an idea of the difficulty levels of the exam and what to expect in their own session. Candidates can check the JEE Mains 2023 exam analysis by coaching institutes from the table below.
JEE Main Exam Analysis 2023  January Session
JEE Main 2023 Exam Date  IIT JEE Main shift 1 difficulty level  NTA JEE Main shift 2 difficulty level 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 24  Physics Easy Chemistry Moderate Mathematics Moderately Tough  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy Mathematics Moderate 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 25  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy Mathematics  Moderate  Physics Moderate Chemistry Easy Mathematics  Easy 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 28  Aptitude Moderate General Aptitude Easy Mathematics Moderate  
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 29  Physics Moderate Chemistry Easy Mathematics Easy to Moderate  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy Mathematics Tough 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 30  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy MathematicsModerate  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy Mathematics Moderate 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for January 31  Physics Easy Chemistry Moderate Mathematics Moderate  Physics Easy Chemistry Moderate Mathematics Moderate 
JEE Main 2023 analysis for February 1  PhysicsEasy Chemistry Easy Mathematics Moderate  Physics Easy Chemistry Easy Mathematics Moderate 
JEE Main Exam Analysis by Coaching Institutes
Name of Coaching Centre  JEE Main analysis Link 
JEE Main Analysis & Cut off by Resonance  Click Here 
JEE Main Analysis & Cut off by Aakash  Click Here 
JEE Main Analysis & Cut off by Vidyamandir  Click Here 
JEE Main Analysis & Cut off by FIITJEE  
JEE Main Analysis & Cut off by Sri Chaitanya 
JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Analysis
JEE Main 2023 Paper 2 will be held in 2 shifts. Candidates will be able to check the JEE Main 2023 exam analysis for paper 2 once the examination concludes.
NTA announced the JEE Main exam 2023 paper 2 result for session 1 in online mode at jeemain.nta.nic.in 2023. Candidates will be able to download result of JEE Main 2023 with the help of application number and date of birth. With the help of JEE Main scorecard 2023, candidates will be able to check the subjectwise scores, total NTA scores, personal details, All India Rank and more. NTA will use the normalisation process while making JEE Main results to equalise the difficulty level of various shifts.
How to download JEE Main 2023 result online?
 Visit JEE Main official website  jeemain.nta.nic.in.
 Click on the direct link to download JEE Mains 2023 results.
 Enter the required credentials namely application number and date of birth and click on submit button.
 Preview the details mentioned in the JEE Main scorecard.
 Download JEE Main result 2023 and take a printout for future reference.
JEE Main 2023 Result Details Mentioned
The NTA JEE Main All India Rank will be announced in online mode. The best of the scores will be considered while assigning the rank to the students. JEE Main 2023 result depicts the following details
 Name of the candidate
 Roll number
 Date of birth
 Name of the candidate’s parents
 State code of eligibility
 Category and Nationality
 Subjectwise NTA JEE Main scores
 Total NTA scores obtained in the first attempt
 The JEE Main 2023 scores of all attempts or a single attempt have been released along with the rank allotted on the better of the two scores.
JEE Main Toppers list
Candidates will be able to check the JEE Main 2023 toppers list along with the results. The toppers list of JEE Main 2023 is created as combined, genderbased, category based.
JEE Main 2023 Toppers
S. No.  Application No.  Candidates Name  NTA Score  
1  230310514113  ABHINEET MAJETY  100  
2  230310532732  AMOGH JALAN  100  
3  230310376645  APURVA SAMOTA  100  
4  230310047826  ASHIK STENNY  100  
5  230310146952  BIKKINA ABHINAV CHOWDARY  100  
6  230310167803  DESHANK PRATAP SINGH  100  
7  230310514845  DHRUV SANJAY JAIN  100  
8  230310148001  DNYANESH HEMENDRA SHINDE  100  
9  230310434666  DUGGINENI VENKATA YUGESH  100  
10  230310242420  GULSHAN KUMAR  100  
11  230310180674  GUTHIKONDA ABHIRAM  100  
12  230310233253  KAUSHAL VIJAYVERGIYA  100  
13  230310309237  KRISH GUPTA  100  
14  230310210909  MAYANK SONI  100  
15  230310366546  N.K.VISHWAAJITH  100  
16  230310034589  NIPUN GOEL  100  
17  230310141436  RISHI KALRA  100  
18  230310332864  SOHAM DAS  100  
19  230310666162  SUTHAR HARSHUL SANJAYBHAI  100  
20  230310481885  VAVILALA CHIDVILAS REDDY  100 
JEE Main 2022 Session 2 toppers list (Previous Year)
Application No  Candidate Name  State 
220310003376  Shrenik Mohan Sakala  Maharashtra 
220310119531  Navya  Rajasthan 
220310136025  Sarthak Maheshwari  Haryana 
220310146445  Krishna Sharma  Rajasthan 
220310146926  Parth Bhardwaj  Rajasthan 
220310148283  Sneha Pareek  Assam 
220310167901  Arudeep Kumar  Bihar 
220310169764  Mrinal Garg  Punjab 
220310171727  Penikalapati Ravi Kishore  Andhra Pradesh 
220310172697  Polisetty Karthikeya  Andhra Pradesh 
220310176916  Rupesh Biyani  Telangana 
220310178049  Dheeraj Kurukunda  Telangana 
220310183262  Jasti Yashwanth VVS  Telangana 
220310185833  Busa siva Naga Venkata Aditya  Telangana 
220310195398  Thomas Biju Cheeramvelli  Kerala 
220310283661  Aniket Chattopadhyay  Telangana 
220310299448  Boya Haren  Karnataka 
220310349770  Menda Hima  Andhra Pradesh 
220310375520  Kushagra Shrivastava  Jharkhand 
220310404438  Koyyana Suhas  Andhra Pradesh 
220310457207  Kanishk Sharma  Uttar Pradesh 
220310496722  Mayank Motwani  Rajasthan 
220310521238  Palli Jalajakshi  Andhra Pradesh 
220310664374  Saumitra Garg  Uttar Pradesh 
JEE Main 2022 paper 2 toppers (Previous year)
Application No.  Candidate Name  State  NTA Score 
220310372573  AKSHAY KUMAR G  Tamil Nadu  100.0000000 
220310282231  GOLLA MEGHANANDH  Andhra Pradesh  99.9950872 
220310282231  MANVITH PRABHASH  Telangana  99.9950872 
220310501074  MELAM LAXMI SRI CHARAN  Telangana  99.9948144 
Top female candidates for JEE Main paper 2 (Previous year)
Application No.  Candidate Name  State  NTA Score 
220310456583  HARSHITA JAIN  Rajasthan  100.0000000 
220310448351  SNEHA DHARSHINI P  Tamil Nadu  99.9803488 
220310012945  SHAN SIKANDER SINGH  Chandigarh  99.9754360 
220310634464  KOTTANA BHAVYA SRI  Andhra Pradesh  99.9731975 
The National Testing Agency does not release an individual rank list for JEE Main. The scorecard of JEE Main 2023 mentioned the category and genderwise JEE Main rank list. The authorities follow a tiebreaking rule in case two or more candidates receive the same marks.
TieBreaking for JEE Mains 2023 Paper 1
For JEE Main 2023 Paper 1  Tie between candidates obtaining equal total NTA scores in Paper 1, will be resolved as follows:
 NTA score in Mathematics
 NTA score in Physics
 NTA score in Chemistry
 Candidates having a lesser ratio of negative to positive responses will be given higher JEE Main rank
 Older in Age
 Application Number in ascending order
TieBreaking for JEE Mains 2023 Paper 2
For JEE Main Paper 2  Tie between candidates obtaining equal total NTA scores in Paper 2 will be resolved as follows
 NTA score obtained in Mathematics
 NTA score obtained in Aptitude Test
 NTA score obtained in Drawing Test
 Candidates having a lesser ratio of negative to positive responses will be given higher JEE Main rank .
 Older in Age
 Application Number in ascending order
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JEE Main Paper 2 Result
NTA announced the JEE Main paper 2 result for session 1 online at jeemain.nta.nic.in. Candidates should have their application number and date of birth to download the result of JEE Mains 2023 paper 2.
The minimum score required to qualify the Joint Entrance Examination Main is the JEE Main cutoff. NTA will release the JEE Main 2023 cutoff at the official website along with the results. Candidates must know that the qualifying cutoff and admission cutoff for JEE main 2023 are different. The minimum marks required to fetch a seat in the JEE Main participating institutes is the admission cutoff, released by JoSAA during counselling process. The minimum marks required to appear for JEE Advanced exam 2023 will also be announced by the authorities. The JEE Main 2023 cutoff will vary for several categories, branches, and institutes.
JEE Main 2022 Qualifying Cutoff (Previous Year)
CATEGORY  MIN_PS_TOT  MAX_PS_TOT 
General  88.4121383  100 
GenPwD  0.0031029  88.3784882 
EWS  63.1114141  88.4037478 
OBCNCL  67.0090297  88.4081747 
SC  43.0820954  88.4037478 
ST  26.7771328  88.4072779 
JEE Mains Cutoff Trends
To understand and know the qualifying JEE Main cutoff, check the table below.
Category  2022  2021  2020  2019 
OBCNCL  67.0090297  68.0234447  72.8887969  74.3166557 
SC  43.0820954  46.8825338  50.1760245  54.0128155 
General  88.4121383  87.8992241  90.3765335  89.7548849 
ST  26.7771328  34.6728999  39.0696101  44.3345172 
PwD  0.0031029  0.0096375 (UR PH)  0.0618524  0.11371730 
GENEWS  63.1114141  66.2214845  70.2435528  78.2174869 
JEE Main Cutoff for NITs (2020, 2019, 2018,2017, 2016)
JEE Main Cutoff for IIITs (2020, 2019, 2018,2017, 2016)
JEE Main Paper 2 Cutoff
The cut off marks of JEE Main paper 2 is released along with the session 2 results. The NTA has declared the JEE Main paper 2 result for session 1 and session 2.
Mode of Counselling: Online
The JoSAA authorities are responsible for conducting the JEE Main 2023 counselling and seat allotment 2023. Candidates who qualify the JEE Main exam 2023 will have to complete their counselling registration as conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA).The authorities will conduct six general rounds of counselling along with two mock rounds.
To participate in JoSAA counselling process 2023, applicants will have to complete the registration and choice filling process. The authorities will conduct the seat allotment process based on the number of students applied for a particular course, number of seats available and rank of the candidates.
JEE Main Counselling and choice filling process 2023:
Candidates have to follow the below mentioned steps for JEE Main 2023 counselling and choice filling process:
 Firstly, visit the JoSAA official website  josaa.nic.in
 Click on JoSAA counselling registration link
 On the candidate login page, enter the JEE Main 2023 application number and password.
 Once registered, the candidates details will be available on the screens
 Preview the details and complete the initial registration.
 After registration, candidates have to fill in choices of college and course as per their preference.
 Candidates are advised to fill as many choices as possible.
 Once choice filling is completed, candidates have to lock their filled choices before the last date.
 The authorities will release the JoSAA seat allotment result roundwise on the official website.
NOTE: After the last round is completed, candidates must report to the institutes to complete their admission formalities by paying the balance fee and submitting the requisite documents to the allotted institute.
JEE Main Participating Institutes 2023
Candidates will be able to apply for 31 NITs, IIEST Shibpur, 26 IIITs and 33 GFTIs on the basis of JEE Main 2023 ranks. Candidates can check the complete list of the NTA JEE Main participating institutes from the following tables
JEE Main 2023 Participating Institutes  (IIITs)
JEE Main Participating Institutes 2023 (CFTIs)
JEE Main 2023 Participating Institutes  NITs
Name of the Institute  Total Number of Seats 
786  
710  
937  
811  
867  
480  
184  
937  
180  
725  
150  
714  
565  
832  
180  
150  
135  
155  
638  
235  
955  
850  
200  
660  
632  
740  
814  
150  
800  
873  
922 
Fee Structure of JEE Main Participating Institutes
Institute Type  Fee Structure 
National Institutes of Technology  Click here 
Indian Institutes of Information Technology  Click here 
Government Funded Technical Institutes  Click here 
Documents Required at Counselling
 Provisional JoSAA seat allotment letter
 JEE Main admit card
 3 passport size photographs (the same as uploaded during registration)
 Photo identity card
 Date of birth proof
 Class XII mark sheet
 JEE Main score card
 Category certificate (if applicable)
General Information
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Question:JEE Main 2023 exam will be be held in how many languages?
Answer:
JEE Main exam 2023 exam will be conducted in 13 languages including English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Question:How can I download the JEE Main 2023 admit card?
Answer:
Candidates can download JEE Mains 2023 admit card by logging into the candidate portal using their application number and date of birth.
Question:What is JEE Main common rank list?
Answer:
The authorities shall release a category based rank list specifying the separate ranks for candidates belonging to reserved and unreserved categories respectively.
Question:Is self study enough to crack JEE Main?
Answer:
Yes. If the student works hard and is diligent with his/her studies, cracking JEE Main is not a tough thing.
Question:How will the allotment of seats through JEE Main be done?
Answer:
JoSAA conducts centralized counselling for JEE Main qualified candidates. To participate, the candidates have to register and choose their preferred courses and colleges from the available list. Allotment will be done as per their merit in JEE Main, preferences and availability of seats. Total seven rounds of counselling will be held.
Question:Which JEE Main 2023 score will be considered for admissions?
Answer:
Best score of the both attempts will be used for JEE Main 2023 rank list. Admissions will be based on the rank secured in the exam.
Question:Can I apply for more than JEE Main 2023 one session?
Answer:
Yes. students can apply for more than one session. If they miss the session for any reason, they will be allowed to carry forward the fee paid for the one of the subsequent JEE Mains 2023 exam sessions but the fee will not be refunded at any cost.
Question:JEE Main 2023 syllabus is reduced?
Answer:
The detailed JEE Mains 2023 syllabus PDF has been released along with the official brochure. Candidates can check the JEE Main exam pattern 2023 along with the syllabus.
Question:When is JEE Main 2023 exam going to be held?
Answer:
The JEE Main 2023 session 2 will be conducted on April 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11 and 12.
Question:Will 75% marks criteria be there for JEE Main 2023 as well?
Answer:
Yes, 75 percent marks or top 20 percentile in class 12th is mandatory for NIT, IIT, IIIT and other CFTIs admission.
Question:What is the JEE Main 2023 application form release date ?
Answer:
NTA released the application form of JEE Mains 2023 session 2 on February 14 at the official website.
Questions related to JEE Main
I am having a valid score in JEE Main, can I apply for admission to the BTech programme?
The candidates having a valid score in JEE Main need can get admission in BTech programs in Mizoram University through CSAB counselling.
What is the difference between GATE and JEE?
The Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) is the entrance exam for postgraduate studies at prestigious institutes like the IITs, IISc, and NIT. The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE), on the other hand, is the entry point to graduation. Both tests serve various goals.
Is it beneficial solving JEE Main 2023 Question Papers?
Yes, solving JEE Main Question Papers will help to understanding the difficulty level exam, type of questions asked in exam,and knowing the exam pattern.
Does CHARUSAT accept JEE mains?
Yes, CHARUSAT accepts JEE Mains score for B.E/B.Tech programmes.
Is taking the JEE Mains required to get admission to the B.Tech program at SAKEC Mumbai?
No, it is not mandatory to take the JEE Mains exam to get admission to the B.Tech program at SAKEC Mumbai. Students who meet the eligibility criteria for admission into SAKEC Mumbai can apply for MHT CET. Those who have passed JEE Main do not need to take the MHT CET. Moreover, those who have passed the MHT CET or JEE Main must complete the Maharashtra B.Tech application. The MHT CET results are made available online by the Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell. The MHT CET cutoff must be met by students.