JEE Main April 2021 – NTA has decided to postpone the JEE Main 2021 April Attempt, scheduled from April 27 to 30. The revised dates of JEE Main April session 2021 will be announced later on and at least 15 days before conduction of the examination. Nation Testing Agency will release JEE Main Admit Card 2021 for April session soon. Candidates can download JEE Main Hall Ticket by using their Application Number and Date of Birth (DoB). JEE Main April (Session 3) will be conducted only for Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech.) JEE Main April application form 2021 is closed. Candidates should check the JEE Main 2021 eligibility criteria before filling the application form.
NTA JEE Main is held every year to provide admission to aspiring candidates in B.E/B. Tech, B.Arch, and B.Plan courses in India. Applicants clearing JEE Main will be entitled to sit for JEE Advanced exam. We get you a comprehensive article on JEE Main April 2021 session below. Go through this write-up and get your facts clear on major changes in JEE Main, Application process, Exam dates, Admit card, Answer key, Result, and more.
Latest Announcement by NTA regarding JEE Mains 2021 April
JEE Main April 2021 – Overview
Prior to getting you other details of JEE Main April, let us bring you an overview of JEE Main:
|Name of the Exam||Joint Entrance Examination Main|
|Commonly Known As||JEE Main|
|Exam Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Computer based Test except for the drawing section in B.Arch|
|Frequency of Exam||Four Times (February, March, April, May)|
|No. of Papers||Two |
Paper 1: B.E/B.Tech
Paper 2: B.Arch or B.Plan
|No. of test centres||334 cities|
|Marking Scheme||For every correct answer: +4|
For every incorrect answer: -1 (except numerical questions)
JEE Main April 2021 Exam Dates
It is of utmost importance to know about the complete JEE Main April schedule. Knowing the schedule helps you plan your study accordingly. Look below for JEE Main Exam Dates:
|JEE Main Application Process||March 25, 2021|
|Last date to apply for JEE Main 2021||April 4, 2021 (till 11:50 pm)|
|Last date for payment of application fee|
April 6 to 7, 2021 (up to 11:50 PM) – Extended
|JEE Main April Application Form correction|
April 6 to 7, 2021 (up to 11:50 PM) – Extended
|Release of JEE Main April Admit Card||To be notified|
|JEE Main 2021 April Session|
|Release of JEE Main Answer Key||After 3-4 days of exam|
|Declaration of JEE Main April Result||May 2021|
Also, go through:
|JEE Main Online Application||JEE Main Eligibility|
|JEE Main Mock Test Series||JEE Main Previous Year Papers|
JEE Main April Eligibility Criteria 2021
Aspirants must know that there is no age limit to appear for JEE Main 2021. Candidates who have got through Class 12 or equivalent exam in 2019, 2020 can appear for the JEE Main 2021 April session. Look below for further JEE Mains eligibility criteria:
|There is no age limit to take JEE Main.|
|Aspirants should have passed Class 12/equivalent exam.|
|Candidates who passed Class 12/equivalent exam in 2018 or before as well as those who will appear in such exams in 2022 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE Main 2021.|
|If a candidate has passed Class 12/equivalent exam from one State but appeared for improvement from another State, the candidate’s State code of eligibility will be from where the candidate first passed Class 12/equivalent exam and NOT the State from where the aspirant has appeared for improvement.|
JEE Main April Application Form 2021
Note that JEE Main online form was available from March 25 on the official website- jeemain.nta.nic.in. Aspirants could apply for JEE Main April 2021 till April 4, 2021 . Before filling up the JEE Main April 2021 Application Form you should have the below documents ready with you:
Prerequisites for JEE Main Online Form
- Valid Contact Number and Email ID
- Identity Proof
- Educational details of Class 10 and 12
- Scanned Signature, Photograph, and other mentioned Documents
- Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking Details
Steps to Apply for JEE Main April Session
- – 1st Step: Visit the official website of JEE Main- jeemain.nta.nic.in
- – 2nd Step: Click on the tab that reads ‘Apply for JEE Main 2021.’
- – 3rd Step: Under Steps to Apply Online, click on ‘New Registration.’
- – 4th Step: Now, read the information bulletin carefully and download it.
- – 5th Step: Tick mark the box reading ‘I have downloaded information bulletin’ and click on the tab ‘Click here to Proceed.’
- – 6th Step: Move on to register for JEE Main April Exam. Fill up the application form, and upload the scanned documents asked.
- – 7th Step: Now, pay the JEE Main application fee online and submit the form.
JEE Main Application Fee
Candidates can pay JEE Main online application fee through Debit Card, Credit Card, or Net Banking. Check below the JEE Main category-wise online fee:
|JEE Main Papers||Category||Application Fee|
|Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech)||General/General-EWS/OBC (NCL)||India: Rs 650/|
Outside India: Rs 3000/
|Paper 2A (B.Arch) OR |
Paper 2B (B.Plan)
|SC/ST/PwD/Female/Transgender||India: Rs 325/|
Outside India: 1500/
|Paper 1 & Paper 2AOR|
Paper 1 & Paper 2B
|General/General-EWS/OBC (NCL)||India: Rs 1300/|
Outside India: Rs 6000/
|Paper 1, Paper 2A & Paper 2B|
Paper 2A & Paper 2B
|SC/ST/PwD/Female/Transgender||India: Rs 650/|
Outside India: Rs 3000/
JEE Main April Exam Pattern 2021
In order to prepare your study plan, it is important that you know the types of questions asked, marking scheme of JEE Main. It is noted that JEE Main April (Session 3) will be held only for Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech.). JEE Main April Session 2021 will be conducted in CBT mode. Candidates will get +4 for every correct answer. There is a negative marking of -1 for every incorrect answer (Numerical questions don’t have negative marking).
Each Subject will have two sections. Section A will be MCQs and Section B will have questions whose answers are to be filled in as numerical value. In Section B, candidates have to attempt any five questions out of 10. There will be no negative marking for Section B. Hence, out of 90 questions in Paper 1, students have to answer any 75. Check below JEE Main Exam Pattern for all papers:
|Subjects||No. of Questions||Maximum Marks|
|Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech)|
JEE Main April Syllabus 2021
JEE Main April 2021 Syllabus remains unchanged yet again. The syllabus of JEE Main is based on CBSE Class 11 & 12 Physics, Chemistry, and Maths topics. You can check below the JEE Main April 2021 Paper 1 syllabus for Physics, Chemistry, and Maths:
|Basic concepts in Chemistry||States of Matter|
|Chemical bonding||Atomic Structure|
|Redox Reactions||Chemical Kinetics|
|Surface Chemistry||Chemical Kinetics|
|Polymers||Principles of Practical Chemistry|
|Organic Compounds||Oxygen, Halogens, and Nitrogen Organic Compounds|
|Organic Chemistry: Some Basic Principles and Techniques||Chemistry in Everyday Life|
|Hydrogen||Classification of Elements|
|Periodicity||Haloalkanes and Haloarenes|
|Group 13 to Group 18 Elements||Alkali and Alkaline earth Metals and Hydrogen|
|d and f Block Elements||Coordination Compound|
JEE Main April Preparation Tips
As per the schedule, there is hardly any time left for the preparation. It is high time that candidates buckle up and start off with their revisions. You can follow the below quick pointers to boost your JEE Main preparation:
- Start with the basics. If your basics are clear you won’t face much difficulty in the preparation phase.
- Be clear with JEE Main exam pattern and syllabus.
- Don’t go for rote learning.
- Attempt as many JEE Main Mock Tests as possible.
- Avoid referring to several books. Choose the most advanced ones and get going.
- Look for your weaknesses and work on them.
- Have regular revision.
- Solve JEE Main practice questions regularly.
Embibe has its own JEE Main practice questions and mock tests. You can take JEE Main Mock Test on Embibe to further analyze your weaknesses and work on them. Also, Embibe offers its premium product RANKUP to students for more personalized guidance for their exam preparation. With the help of RANKUP, students can improve their scores along with getting a real test-taking experience.
Best Books for JEE Main April 2021
Without a doubt, NCERT books for Physics, Chemistry, and Maths are the best study material for JEE Main. You can get your hands on either of the below JEE Main Books:
JEE Main Books for Physics
|NCERT Textbooks for Physics||NCERT|
|Concepts of Physics Vol 1 and Vol 2||HC Verma|
|Fundamentals of Physics||Halliday & Resnick|
|Understanding Physics set of 5 books||DC Pandey|
JEE Main Book for Chemistry
|NCERT Textbooks for Chemistry||NCERT|
|A textbook of Physical Chemistry||Dr. R.K Gupta|
|A textbook of Organic Chemistry||Dr. O.P. Tandon|
|A textbook of Inorganic Chemistry||Dr. O.P. Tandon|
Best Books for JEE Main Maths
|NCERT Textbooks for Mathematics||NCERT|
|Objective Mathematics Vol 1 and Vol 2||R.D. Sharma|
|Complete Mathematics (TMH)||Ravi Prakash, Ajay Kumar, Usha Gupta|
JEE Main Question Papers
Only the books won’t help you prepare well for JEE Main April exam. Along with relying on the study material, you must also solve JEE Main Previous Year Papers. It will help you understand the overall nature of the exam. Along with solving papers, it is important that you also take JEE Main Mock Tests. Doing so will aid you in identifying your positions in terms of your preparation. You can pump up your JEE Main revision by solving the below papers:
JEE Main March Question Paper 2021
|JEE Mains Dates||Shift 1 Question Paper||Shift 2 Question Paper|
|JEE Main March 16 Question Paper 2021||Chemistry|
|JEE Main March 17 Question Paper 2021||Maths|
|JEE Main March 18 Question Paper 2021||Physics|
JEE Main Feb Question Paper 2021
|JEE Mains Dates||Shift 1 Question Paper||Shift 2 Question Paper|
|JEE Main 23 Feb 2021 Question paper||Download here||Download here|
|JEE Main 24 Feb 2021 Question paper||Physics|
|JEE Main 25 Feb 2021 Question paper||Physics|
|JEE Main 26 Feb 2021 Question paper||Physics|
JEE Mains Previous Year Papers
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 7th January – Shift 1||Take Test|
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 7th January – Shift 2||Take Test|
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 8th January – Shift 1||Take Test|
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 8th January – Shift 2||Take Test|
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 9th January – Shift 1||Take Test|
|JEE Main 2020 Paper 9th January – Shift 2||Take Test|
JEE Main April Admit Card 2021
Each session of JEE Main 2021 will have separate hall tickets. NTA will be releasing JEE Main April Admit Card soon. JEE Main Hall Ticket will be released online on the official website. Note that candidates will not receive admit card through post or courier.
Candidates can download JEE Mains April 2021 admit card by visiting the official website of NTA and logging into candidate portal using their JEE Main application number and date of birth.
JEE Main April Analysis 2021
Once each slot of JEE Main 2021 gets over, Embibe along with other coaching institutes will release the JEE Main April 2021 Analysis. The analysis of JEE Main is prepared on the basis of memory-based questions with the help of candidates who have already appeared for the particular slot. JEE Main 2021 Analysis will aid aspirants to know about their performance in the exam. Also helping other candidates sitting for the upcoming shift.
JEE Main April Answer Key 2021
NTA will release JEE Mains Answer Key in two phases for each session where the provisional key is published first. JEE Main April 2021 Answer Key will tentatively be released in the first week of May. JEE Main Provisional Answer Key helps candidates in calculating their probable score. Also, if aspirants find any error in the provisional key, they can raise objections against the same. Upon reviewing the challenges made by the students, NTA will then release JEE Main April Final Answer Key 2021.
JEE Main Cutoff 2021
JEE Main 2021 cutoff is the minimum marks required by candidates to get through the exam. JEE Main has a Qualifying cutoff as well as an Admission cutoff. JEE Main Qualifying Cutoff is released by NTA. The qualifying cutoff will be released once all the JEE Main four sessions are over. Whereas, JEE Main Admission Cutoff is released by respective participating institutes once the counseling process is completed. You can check JEE Main Qualifying and Admission Cutoff of the previous year below:
JEE Main 2020 Qualifying Cutoff
|Common Rank List||90.3765335|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||39.0696101|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||50.1760245|
|Economically Weaker Section (EWS)||70.2435518|
JEE Main 2020 Admission Cutoff
|Round-1||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
|Round-2||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
|Round-3||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
|Round-4||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
|Round-5||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
|Round-6||Click Here||Click Here||Click Here|
JEE Main April Result 2021
JEE Main April 2021 result will be released by NTA tentatively in the second week of May 2021. JEE Mains Result is released in the form of scorecard. Candidates can check the results by using their login credentials-Application Number, Password, and Security Pin.
JEE Main April result/score card will have overall as well as subject wise scores. The All India Rank (AIR) will be released only after the completion of all the four sessions of JEE Main. Hence, JEE Main Final Result will be prepared on the basis of students’ performance in all the sessions of the test.
JEE Main Toppers List
NTA will release a separate JEE Main Toppers List for all the four sessions. Although there would be no JEE Main April Rank List the toppers list will be prepared for students who score a 100 percentile in the particular session.
FAQs on JEE Main April Session 2021
Below are some frequently asked questions on JEE Main 2021 April session:
|Q. How many candidates will appear for JEE Main April Exam?|
A. Once the application process gets over, NTA will release the number of candidates sitting for JEE Main 2021 April.
|Q. What is the date of JEE Main 2021 April?|
A. JEE Main April exam has been postponed. The revised dates will be released soon.
|Q. Is JEE Main April Admit Card available?|
A. JEE Main 2021 April Admit Card will soon be released.
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