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  • Last Modified 22-06-2022
  • Written By Aaron_K
  • Last Modified 22-06-2022

JEE Main Important Dates 2022: Admit Card, Exam Date (Revised)

JEE Mains Important Dates 2022: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has revised the exam dates for JEE Main Session 1 and it will now be conducted from June 23 to 29, 2022. JEE Main 2022 will be conducted twice by the NTA. The JEE Main Session 2 application form submission started on June 1, 2022, and will end on June 30, 2022. Only Session 1 exam dates have been revised, whereas the Session 2 date remains the same, i.e., from July 21 to 30, 2022.

NTA also announced that there would be a total of 501 exam centres for JEE Main across the country, whilst 22 exam centres shall be set in cities outside India. Those who registered for the JEE Main exam before the deadline can download exam hall tickets. Continue reading the article to learn about the important dates of JEE Main 2022 for all events, including the application form, exam date, admit card, answer key, merit list, result, and more.

Latest Updates:
*As per the official notice, NTA has revised the exam dates. Now, the JEE Main Session 1 shall be conducted on June 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, and 29, 2022.
*JEE Main 2022 Session 2 registration is ongoing. The interested candidates can submit the application forms till June 30, 2022
* The NTA has introduced a few changes in the tie-breaking policy. The age criteria will be considered this year and also preference will be given to the candidate who has applied for the JEE Main exam earlier than the other candidate.
* Due to persistent demand from the student community, NTA reopened the JEE Main 2022 Session 1 application form window. The last date to submit the online form was April 25, 2022.

JEE Main Important Dates 2022

NTA will conduct two sessions for JEE Main 2022. Candidates can go through the below chart to have a quick overview of the dates of JEE Main 2022:

Name of the ExamJoint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main
Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Number of AttemptsTwo times this year (June and July 2022)
PapersPaper- 1: BE/B.Tech
Paper- 2: B.Arch and B.Planning
Exam ModeComputer-based Test (Online)
Exam DurationPaper- 1 – 3 hours (4 hours for persons with benchmark disabilities)
Paper- 2A and 2B – 3:30 hours (4:10 hours for persons with benchmark disabilities )
Note: Candidates with benchmark disabilities will get a compensatory time of 20 minutes for a one-hour exam.
Maximum Marks300 for Paper- 1 (Engineering)
400 for Paper- 2 (Paper- 2A- B.Arch and Paper 2B- B.Planning)
Marking SchemeCorrect answer: +4
Incorrect Answer: -1
Answer that has not been submitted: 0
Note: This marking scheme will be followed for both Multiple Choice Questions and Numerical Value Questions in JEE Main 2022 examination.
Language Medium of Paper13 languages- English, Hindi, Gujarati, Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu
Official Websitejeemain.nta.nic.in

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JEE Main Exam Dates 2022 Released by NTA

The JEE Main exam is a computer-based test conducted for admission in B. E/B. Tech and B. Arch/B. Planning programmes offered by the participating engineering institutes. As mentioned earlier, NTA has changed the JEE Main exam event schedule twice this year. The first revision to the dates initially published in the brochure resulted from a mass complaint that the entrance exam dates were colliding with the board exam dates. This led to NTA revising the dates for both sessions

With multiple changes made to the date, candidates may lose track and get confused about the exam schedule. Owing to this reason, we have presented the dates for the various exam events in a consolidated form for the candidates in the chart below. In addition to following this page, candidates can also alternatively follow the official website to learn about any latest updates to the JEE Main exam.

JEE Main Session 1 Important Dates

The table below highlights the JEE Main 2022 important dates for the first session, i.e., the June exam:

EventsDates for JEE Mains 2022 First Session Exam
JEE Main 2022 Application Form DateMarch 01, 2022
Last Date for JEE Main 2022 Application Form DateApril 18 to 25, 2022
Last Date for Payment of the Online FeeApril 25, 2022
Correction Window Opens for Session 1April 6, 2022
Last Date To Make Corrections to the Application Form for Session 1April 8, 2022
JEE Main First Session Admit Card DateJune 21, 2022
JEE Main 2022 Exam Date First SessionJune 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, and 29, 2022 (Revised)
JEE Main First Session Final Answer KeyTo be announced
JEE Main First Session Result Declaration DateTo be announced

JEE Main Session 2 Important Date

The table below highlights the next JEE Main exam date for the second session, i.e., the July exam:

Exam EventsDates for JEE Mains 2022 Second Session Exam
JEE Main Registration Dates CommencesJune 1, 2022
JEE Main 2022 Application Form Date for Session 2June 1, 2022
Last Date for JEE Main Fee PaymentJune 30, 2022
Correction Window Opens for Session 2To be announced
Date to Submit Corrections to the Session 2 ApplicationTo be announced
Release of JEE Main Session 2 Admit Card DateThird week of July 2022
JEE Main 2022 Exam Date Second SessionJuly 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29 and 30, 2022
JEE Main May Final Answer KeyTo be announced
Declaration of JEE Main May ResultTo be announced

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JEE Main 2022 Exam Date: Exam Shift Timings

The JEE Main 2022 examination will be conducted in two shifts a day. The exam timings for the JEE Main exam 2022 have been broken down into various action items. Some of the activities that will take place before the commencement of the exam are as follows:

  • Entry into the examination hall.
  • Biometric attendance or record of manual attendance by the invigilator.
  • Verifying documents/ checking of hall ticket, matching candidate’s signature and photo.
  • Instructions are provided by the invigilator.
  • Reading of instructions by the candidates.
  • JEE Main exam commences.

The breakdown of timing for each pre-exam activity has been provided in the chart below for both the shifts:

ParticularsFirst ShiftSecond Shift
Exam DurationFor the exam of a duration of 3 hours: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m

For the exam of a duration of 3 hours 30 minutes: 9 a.m. to 12.30 p.m   
For the exam of a duration of 3 hours: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m

For the exam of a duration of 3 hours 30 minutes: 3 p.m. to 6.30 p.m. 
Entry into the Examination Hall, Attendance, Biometric Registration, Checking of Documents, Etc. 7 a.m. to 8.30 a.m.1.00 p.m. to 2.30 p.m.
Invigilator To Provide Exam Instructions8.30 a.m. to 8.50 a.m2.30 p.m. to 2.50 p.m
Candidates To Read instructions8.50 a.m.2.50 p.m
Commencement of Exam9 a.m.3 p.m.
Exam Finishes12 p.m. / 12.30 p.m. 6 p.m. / 6.30 p.m. 

Note: The exam timings furnished above are likely to change, the exam timings for the exam shall be available on the JEE Main admit card.

JEE Main Important Dates 2022: Highlights

Candidates can check the dates of JEE Main 2022 exam for both sessions below:

JEE Main Application Form Dates

The National Testing Agency (NTA) reopened JEE Main Session 1 (June Session) registration window from April 18 to April 25, 2022. The application form for Session 2 (July Session) is now available from June 1 to June 30, 2022. The candidates can successfully register for the JEE Main exam by submitting the JEE Main application form on the official website and paying the requisite exam fee via online or offline mode.

JEE Main Application Correction Dates

NTA activated the link to edit the application form on April 6, 2022, and the last date to modify the application was April 8, 2022. Candidates who were doubtful that they might have provided incorrect information in their application form could edit this information for one final time. 

JEE Main Admit Card Release Date

Candidates can download their JEE Mains 2022 admit card for the Phase 1 exam soon from the official website of NTA by logging into their candidate portal using their JEE Main application number and date of birth. NTA is yet to confirm the release date of hall tickets but the tentative date is June 21, 2022. The admit card consists of details about the JEE Main exam city, test centre, JEE 2022 exam date, and shift on the admit card. JEE Main admit cards will reflect the exam date, shift, exam centre, and exam code allotted to the candidates. The aspirants will have to report to the exam hall as per the information provided in their hall tickets.

JEE Main Answer Key Release Date

JEE Main answer keys are released one week before the results. As the examination will be conducted two times, candidates can expect the answer keys to be released within 3 to 4 days after the commencement of the exam. The authorities will release the provisional answer key and provide the facility to file the objections against the provisional keys if they find any discrepancies. Once the officials go through each of the challenges filed by aspirants, they release the final JEE Main answer key.

JEE Main Result Release Date

The JEE Mains Session 1 result 2022 will be announced online. Aspirants can check their results using valid login credentials (application number, password, and security pin). The marks obtained by the candidates will be accessible through the result. The JEE Main result is expected to be released one week after each of the sessions. The authorities will also release the qualifying cut-off and the result used as the screening for the counselling process.

JEE Main 2022 Counselling Schedule

Currently, no dates have been announced for JEE Main counselling. It will be released by JoSAA, which takes care of JEE Main and JEE Advanced counselling processes. Once all JEE Main and the JEE Advanced exam sessions get completed, the schedule will be released.

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JEE Main 2022 Counselling Schedule

Currently, there are no JEE Main counselling schedules released by the NTA officially. At first, registration for the counselling round shall begin, and the choice filling process will take place. After that, the first mock allotment round will be conducted, followed by the second one. Later, NTA shall conduct the first round of seat allotment for JEE Mains 2022 counselling.

EventsDates
Registration and Choice Filling ProcessTo be announced
Mock Allotment Round 1To be announced
Mock Allotment Round 2To be announced
First Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced
Second Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced
Third Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced
Fourth Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced
Fifth Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced
Sixth Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help CenterTo be announced
Seventh Round of Seat AllotmentTo be announced
Seat Allotment Acceptance and Reporting to Help Center To be announced

JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern

JEE Main is conducted for BE/B. Tech, B. Arch and B. Planning courses. The subject combinations for all the papers, type of questions in each paper, and exam mode is given in the following table:

PaperSubjectsQuestion Type and Exam Mode
Paper- 1: B.E/B.TechMathematics, Physics, ChemistryA mix of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and questions for which the answer is a numerical value, with equal weightage to Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. It is a computer-based test.
Paper- 2A: B. ArchPart- 1 (Maths)
Part – 2 (Aptitude Test)
Part 1 – Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and questions for which answer is a numerical value.

Part 2 – Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).

These will be conducted as CBT – Online Test.
Part – 3 (Drawing Test)Questions to test Drawing Aptitude. This will be conducted in pen and paper (Offline) mode.
Paper- 2B: B. PlanningPart- 1 (Maths)
Part – 2 (Aptitude Test)
Part 1: Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and questions for which answer is a numerical value.
Part 2: Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). These will be conducted as CBT – online tests.
Part – 3 (Planning-Based Questions)Objective Type – Planning-based questions, which will be conducted in CBT mode.

FAQs on JEE Main Important Dates

To help students with queries regarding the JEE Main exam schedule, we have added some of the most frequently asked questions along with their answers in the segment below. Take a look:

Q.1: What is the date of JEE Main 2022 exam?

Ans: The first session of JEE Main exam will be conducted from June 23 to 29, 2022. The second session will be conducted from July 21 to 30, 2022.

Q.2: What is the last date to pay JEE Main 2022 July session application fee?

Ans: The last date to pay the application fee for JEE Main July session is June 30, 2022, up to 11:50 p.m.

Q.3: When can I register for JEE Main exam session 2?

Ans: The registration for JEE Main session 2 is now open. Interested candidates can register for the exam till June 30, 2022.

Q.4: Will JEE 2022 be held 4 times?

Ans: No, the Mains exam of JEE shall be organised two times this year—i.e., in June and August 2022. We have added the official schedule of the JEE 2022 exam date for each of these sessions, including JEE 2022 registration dates for Session 2.

Q.5: How will the answers be marked for review?

Ans: Each correct answer will get 4 marks. There will be a deduction of 1 mark for each question answered incorrectly. Questions that have not been answered will not be allotted any mark. This marking scheme is applicable for both multiple-choice and numerical value questions in JEE Main 2022 examination.

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