JEE Main May 2021 (Session 4): NTA has announced the JEE Main result May 2021 on September 15. As many as 8 candidates have scored perfect 100 percentile score in the JEE Main May session. Candidates can check the JEE Mains session 4 result by using their login credentials- Application Number and Date of Birth. Earlier, NTA has released JEE Mains 2021 answer key for session 4 exam. JEE Main admit card 2021 Session 4 has been released on August 21, 2021.
JEE Main 2021 fourth attempt was conducted for both Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech) and Paper 2 (B.Arch and B.Plan). The registration for the JEE Main 2021 May/August session 2021 had been re-opened from August 9 to 11, 2021. Read this entire article to get more information on JEE Main May 2021 (session 4) such as dates, result, toppers list, cutoff marks, answer key, admit card, pattern, syllabus, counselling, etc.
|JEE Main 2021 Percentile vs Rank||JEE Main 2021 Marks vs Rank|
|JEE Main 2021 Rank List (Out)||NIT Cut off|
|IIIT Cut off||GFTIs Cut off|
JEE Main May 2021 (Session 4) – Overview
Candidates can check below for the overall view of JEE Main May/August 2021 (Session 4) before getting into the detailed information:
|Exam Name||Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main May|
|Exam Conducting Authority||NTA|
|Exam Mode||Computer based Mode (Except for the drawing exam in B.Arch)|
|Language||13 languages (Telugu, Tamil, Punjabi, Urdu, Odia, Marathi, Malayalam, Kannada, Bengali, Assamese and Gujarati languages, English and Hindi)|
|Marking Scheme for MCQs||+4 for correct answer-1 for incorrect answer|
|Marking Scheme for Numericals||+4 for the right answer, no negative marking for the wrong answer|
|Method of determining merit||Overall merit will be prepared by merging scores of all shifts of all days.|
JEE Main May 2021 Important Dates
Candidates who wish to apply for the May session or Phase 4 can check below for the JEE Mains 2021 important dates as released by the NTA. It is essential to make a note of all the last dates, in order to avoid the last-minute hassle.
|Exam Events||JEE Main 2021 (May/August)|
|JEE Main Registration session 4 (May/August)||July 9-20, 2021|
Re open – August 9 to 11, 2021
|Release of JEE Main 2021 Admit Card session 4||August 21, 2021|
|JEE Main May/August Exam (Session 4)||August 26, 27, 31 and September 1 & 2, 2021|
|Release of JEE Main 2021 Answer Key Session 4||September 6, 2021|
|JEE Main May Result Date (May/August)||September 15, 2021 (Declared)|
|JEE Main 2021 Cutoff||Along with result|
JEE Main May 2021 Result
The NTA has released JEE Main May 2021 Result online on September 15 the official website. A total of 8 candidates have got 100 percentile in the JEE Main final session (May). Along with result, NTA has also released JEE Main 2021 rank list. A total of 18 candidates have secured rank 1 in JEE Mains 2021 (all 4 sessions) The result is announced in the form of a scorecard consisting of the overall and subject-wise percentile.
This must be noted that since the May session of JEE Main 2021 is the last session for the next academic year, the All India Rank or AIR will also be released for each session and shift, i.e. for JEE Main February, March, April and May 2021. JEE Main May 2021 result will be considered as the final result of JEE Main 2021.
JEE Main May 2021 Cut off
The cut off for JEE Main May 2021 has been released along with all the session 4 result. The cut off of JEE Main 2021 releases category wise. JEE Main 2021 cut off marks are the minimum marks to obtain to be considered for the merit list of JEE Main 2021.
For a better understanding, the cut off marks of JEE Main for previous years have been mentioned below:
JEE Mains Cutoff Trends
JEE Main Admission Cut Off 2020
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JEE Main May 2021 Toppers
The toppers list of JEE Main May 2021 has been released along with the result. 8 candidates have secured the perfect 100 percentile. NTA releases the JEE Mains 2021 list for category and state wise.
The list for male and female toppers for all the states also release, as such, no separate list of JEE Main 2021 toppers will not be released.
JEE Main May 2021 Counselling
After the result announcement for all the sessions and shifts of JEE Main 2021, the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) and the Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) will conduct JEE Main 2021 counselling for admissions to B.E/B.Tech. B.Arch and B.Planning courses across the country.
The counselling of JEE Main 2021 will be done in various stages as mentioned below:
- Online Choice Filling and Locking.
- Allotment of Seat.
- Payment of Seat Fee.
- Verification of Documents.
- Reporting to Allotted Institute/College.
JEE Main May 2021 Admit Card
The admit card of JEE Main 2021 May session is available online at the official website, jeemain.nta.nic.in from August 21, 2021(Evening). The admit card of JEE Main May 2021 consists of the candidate’s name, date of birth, exam date, exam shift, roll number, and other important information. This must be noted that candidates should read all the instructions mentioned on the admit card. Also, if you find any discrepancy in JEE Main May 2021 admit card, it should be reported immediately to the NTA for correction.
Also, JEE Main May Admit Card 2021 is an important document and a ticket to appear in the examination, failing to bring JEE Main May Admit Card 2021 during the examination day, the candidate will not be allowed to appear in the examination.
JEE Main May 2021 Exam Pattern
JEE Main May 2021 will be conducted for Paper 1 and Paper 2. The NTA has revamped the examination pattern of JEE Main 2021. Candidates check the exam pattern of Paper 1 and Paper 2 below.
JEE Main May 2021: Paper 1 Exam Pattern
JEE Main 2021 Paper 1 will be conducted in online mode as a Computer Based Test (CBT). The following table will provide a detailed idea of the JEE Main Paper 1 exam pattern.
|Subjects||Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics|
|Total number of questions||Candidates need to answer 75 questions out of 90. |
MCQ – 20 from each subject
10 – numerical from each subject, where 5 must be answered
|Marking Scheme||MCQs – 4 marks for every correct answer and 1 mark deducted for the wrong answer|
Numericals – 4 marks for every correct answer and no negative marks for the wrong answers.
JEE Main May 2021: Paper 2 syllabus
JEE Main May 2021 Paper 2 is conducted for B.Arch and B.Planning. Candidates opting for Paper 2 can check the exam pattern below.
|Mode of Examinations||CBT mode except drawing section|
|Total number of sections||B.Arch:|
Mathematics – 25 + 10 (5 with numerical value)
Aptitude test – 50
Drawing test – 2
Mathematics – 20 + 5(with numerical value)
Aptitude test – 50
Planning test – 25
|Total number of questions||B.Arch – 82 Questions|
B.Planning – 100 Questions
|Marking Scheme||MCQs – 4 marks for correct answer and -1 for the wrong answer|
Numericals – 4 marks for correct answer and -1 for the wrong answer
Drawing Test – 2 questions will be evaluated for 100 marks
JEE Main May 2021 Syllabus
The syllabus of JEE Main May 2021 has not changed, however, NTA has made a few changes in the exam pattern. However, the total number of questions to be attempted will remain the same, i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, 25 each.
- The JEE Main Paper 1 comprises Physics, Chemistry and Maths covered in Class XI and XII of various boards.
- The syllabus for JEE Main Paper 2 comprises Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing, which will be equivalent to Class XI and XII.
To check the detailed topic wise syllabus of JEE Main 2021: Click Here.
JEE Main 2021 May Question Paper
Candidates who have appeared in JEE Main May 2021 can get the question paper and answer key from here. The official question paper and solution for JEE Main 2021 has been provided, which will help students understand the pattern, difficulty level of JEE Main 2021.
JEE Main 2021 Question Papers
Tabulated below are all the question papers of the JEE Main 2021 Session 1, 2, 3 and 4. Get all the JEE Main Question Papers here.
JEE Main May/August 2021 Question Paper
|Exam Date||JEE Main Session 4 Question Paper Shift 1||JEE Main Session 4 Question Paper Shift 2|
|September 1||No exam||Maths|
|September 2||Click here||NA|
JEE Main April/July 2021 Question Paper
|Exam Date||Shift 1 Question Paper||Shift 2 Question Paper|
|July 22||Exam Not Conducted||Physics|
JEE Main March 2021 Question Paper
|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 2021 Question Paper
|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 Main May 2021 Preparation Tips
Candidates appearing JEE Main May 2021 must note that this will be the last session JEE Main 2021. So, in case you’ll not be able to perform well, you will need to wait for the next year to appear again, However, here at Embibe, we provide AI-enabled JEE Main Test Series, which helps you understand the weak areas and also helps you prepare and focus on your shortcoming. It is basically like an actual exam setup, just before the exam. That is why RANKUP has been made, to provide you with a personalised study plan specifically targeted to boost your score and rank.
Check below for the important tips and tricks provided by the last few year’s toppers:
- Thoroughly study all the three sections and solve mock test time to time.
- Do Not forget to read NCERT books.
- Revise regularly to brush up on your concepts.
- Study dedicatedly and at least 4 to 5 hours a day.
- Indulge yourself in recreational activities to refresh your mind.
- Analyze your mistake and focus on your weaker areas more.
- Consult your teachers wherever you find difficulty.
- Take a break from social media and refrain from wasting your time surfing the internet.
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Best Books for JEE Main May 2021
JEE Main 2021 syllabus has remained unchanged, therefore, the best books to prepare for JEE Mains are also unaffected. As per the last year’s toppers, NCERT Books are still the best books to secure a single digit rank in JEE Main 2021. Also, certain books have been recommended by the teachers and coaching institutes, time and again, to qualify for the exam with flying colours.
Best Books for JEE Main Mathematics
|NCERT Textbooks for Mathematics||NCERT|
|Objective Mathematics Vol 1 and Vol 2||R.D. Sharma|
|Complete Mathematics (TMH)||Ravi Prakash, Ajay Kumar, Usha Gupta|
|Arihant Skills in Mathematics- Set of 7 books||Dr. SK Goyal, Amit M Agarwal|
Best Books For JEE Main 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|
|40 Years’ Chapterwise Topicwise Solved Papers (2018-1979) IIT JEE Physics||DC Pandey|
Best Books for JEE Main 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|
|41 Years Chapterwise Topicwise Solved Papers (2019-1979) IIT JEE Chemistry||Ranjeet Shahi|
JEE Main May 2021 Mock Tests
In order to check your preparation level before the actual examination, JEE Main Mock Tests are specially designed to do so. Candidates appearing in JEE Main May 2021 must note that since it is your last attempt of the academic year, thus, it is vital to appear in Mock tests to improve your score and get the desired results.
India’s best data scientists have analysed JEE Main previous year question papers on various parameters like the difficulty level, syllabus coverage, ideal time for each question, repetitive nature of concepts, etc., and have created these online mock tests.
At Embibe, we believe in providing free JEE Main Mock Tests to help you have the best environment for taking as many free JEE Main online test question papers as you need to prepare yourself for the JEE Main 2021. In addition, you have access to the JEE Main previous year papers to give yourself the extra edge that you need.
JEE Main 2021 Test Practice Centers
Specially designed for students belonging to remote and rural areas, NTA has made Test Practice Centres all over the country so that candidates can be familiar with Computer Based Test (CBT) format and access their performance levels. This must be noted that no fee shall be taken by the test practice centres. Candidates who want to appear in Test Practice Centres have to register themselves on the NTA website. They will be provided with a date and time to appear for a mock at the nearest TPC.
It is recommended that the candidates go through the entire CBT exam process, so they are familiar with the exam and do not face any challenges on the day of the exam.
JEE Main May 2021 Exam Day Guidelines
NTA has released the exam day guidelines so that the national level examination will be conducted safely, Looking at the current scenario of JEE Main conduct amid the rising coronavirus cases, candidates are advised to keep all the safety measures while appearing for the examination, scheduled to be conducted in different exam centres.
Embibe presents detailed information on all the safety methods and advice issued by the National Testing Agency (NTA):
- Candidates must maintain social distancing starting from the point of entry to the examination hall till the exit gates
- The temperature will be checked at the entry of the exam venue via Thermogun and entry will be given as per the reporting time.
- Candidates showing COVID-19 symptoms will not be allowed to enter inside the examination hall. Only those candidates will be allowed inside the exam venue whose temperature will be within the acceptability limit as approved by the competent authorities.
- Candidates must bring their own mask, hand sanitiser, pencil, pen and other exam related documents.
- Candidates need to follow the instructions given by the exam representatives at the exam venue.
- Candidates must report at the exam venue strictly as per the time slot mentioned in the admit card. It is strictly advised to reach the exam venue before the time in order to avoid the last-minute hassle and inconvenience
JEE Main May 2021 Question Paper Analysis
JEE Main May 2021 Question Paper Analysis has been provided for all the sessions and all the shifts. The exam analysis helps candidates know the type of questions asked, difficulty level, weightage from each topic etc. The JEE Main exam analysis is basically for those candidates who will appear next for the exam and those who have attempted the exam.
Candidates appearing for JEE Main May 2021 will have the edge over those candidates who will be attempting the JEE Main February, March & April sessions, as they can know the JEE Main analysis for all the above sessions and prepare accordingly. These last-minute preparations tips and tricks help a lot in attempting the exam well.
JEE Main May 2021 Answer Key
The answer key of JEE Main May 2021 has been released separately for each session and each shift. This must be noted that the answer key of JEE Main 2021 has been released officially and by the coaching institutes. Initially, the exam conducting authority releases the provisional answer key so that candidates may challenge the responses, as a chance for a few days is given. In order to challenge the answer key, a requisite fee of Rs 200 per question has to be paid by the candidate. The answer key of JEE Main May 2021 has been released on September 6, 2021.
After a few days provided for challenging the provisional answer key, the final answer key of JEE Main May 2021 is released. Thus, as the name suggests, the final answer key of JEE Main May 2021 is considered final, and further, no changes will be made, even though requests will be made by candidates, teachers or coaching institutes.
JEE Main May 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who wish to appear in any session of JEE Main 2021 must fulfil the following eligibility criteria as declared by the NTA. It must be noted that the eligibility is the same irrespective of candidates appearing in any session out of 4 of JEE Main 2021. In case of failing to meet an eligibility criterion, the candidature will be dismissed.
Check below for the tabular format of JEE Main May 2021. Also, NTA has released detailed information on JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria.
|Age Limit||There is no age limit prescribed by the NTA. Candidates who have passed the Class 12 examination in 2019/2020 or appearing in 2021 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE Main 2021 May session.|
|Year of Appearance||Candidates who have passed the Class 12 examination in 2018 or before and those appearing in 2022, are NOT eligible.|
|Eligibility for IITs||IITs do not permit two attempts of JEE Advanced, which means candidates must have appeared in the Class XII examination for the first time in either 2020 or 2021, subject to the condition of not having been admitted in an IIT earlier.|
|Subject||Candidates must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics in Class XII as compulsory subjects.|
|Marks in Qualifying Examination||NITS, IIITs & GFITs: Candidates belonging to General Category must have secured 75% (65% for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes) or fall under the top 20 percentile of their respective boards.For obtaining admission to other engineering colleges: Candidates must have scored 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as a whole.|
JEE Main May 2021 Application Form
The JEE Main Application Form 2021 phase 4 dates are re-scheduled by National Testing Agency. JEE Main Application Form 2021 May session had been re-opened on August 9, 2021, and the new JEE Main Application Form 2021 last date was August 11, 2021. Candidates can submit their application form by 9:00 PM and pay fees until 11:50 PM. The application form of JEE Main 2021 is available in the online mode only. It is recommended to carefully read the instructions before filling up the application as not complying with the terms and conditions will reject the application.
Important features of JEE Main May 2021
- A candidate has an option to apply for one session or more than one session.
- JEE Main 2021 Paper 2 will be conducted twice. Candidates who missed Paper 2 on February session can apply for JEE Main May session 2021 on or before the deadline.
- JEE Main May 2021 will be the last session for the upcoming academic year and the examination fee can also be carried forward to the next session.
- Multiple Application Forms submitted for the same session will be rejected.
- The fees can be paid through online gateways only or NET Banking, UPI and PayTM.
- The confirmation page of JEE Main May 2021 will be generated after the successful payment of the application fee.
Steps to fill JEE Main May 2021 Application Form
Step 1: To fill JEE Main Application Form 2021 May session, use your email address and mobile number.
Step 2: Fill in the details and note down the system generated Application Number.
Step 3: Upload scanned images, the recent photograph of 10 Kb to 200 Kb should be either in colour or black, with 80% face visible, against the white background, candidate’s signature, 4Kb to 30 Kb, duly verified result awaited attestation form- 50 Kb to 500 Kb, category certificate for SC/ST/OBC/EWS and PwD certificate in JPG or JPEG format.
Step 4: Pay using SBI/Canara Bank/HDFC Bank/ICICI Bank /Paytm through Net Banking, Debit/Credit Card and UPI and keep a proof of fee paid.
Step 5: Download, save and print a copy of the confirmation page.
JEE Main May 2021 Application fee
|B. E/ B. Tech or B. Arch or B. Planning||General/Gen- EWS/OBC (NCL)||Male: Rs 650/- (In India)|
Female: Rs 325/- (In India)
Male: Rs 3000/- (Outside India)
Female: Rs 1500/- (Outside India)
|SC/ST/PwD/Transgender||Male: Rs 325/- (In India)|
Female: Rs 325/- (In India)
Male: Rs 1500/- (Outside India)
Female: Rs 1500/- (Outside India)
|B. E/ B. Tech & B. Arch or B. E/ B. Tech & B. Planning or B. E/ B. Tech, B. Arch & B. Planning or B. Arch & B. Planning||General/Gen-EWS/OBC (NCL)||Male: Rs 1300/- (In India), Female: Rs 650/- (In India)|
Male: Rs 6000/- (Outside India), Female: Rs 3000/- (Outside India)
|SC/ST/PwD/Transgender||Male: Rs 650/- (In India)|
Female: Rs 650/- (In India)
Male: Rs 3000/- (Outside India), Female: Rs 3000/- (Outside India)
JEE Main May 2021 (Session 4) – FAQs
Q1: How many candidates can appear for the JEE Main May 2021 session?
Answer: Till now 7.32 lacs candidates have registered for JEE Mains exam. After the registration process will be over, the detailed number of registered candidates will be released.
Q2: When will the session of JEE Main May 2021 be conducted?
Answer: The JEE Main May 2021 session conducted from August 26, 27, 31 and September 1, 2, 2021.
Q3: When can I download the admit card of JEE Main May 2021 session?
Answer: The admit card has been released on August 21.
Q4: Where can I check the result for JEE Main May 2021?
Answer: The JEE Main May result 2021 has been released on the official website.
Q5: When the cutoff score for JEE Main May 2021 will be released?
Answer: The cutoff score of JEE Main 2021 will be released separately for all categories after the final result will be released for all the sessions and shifts.
Q 6. When will JEE Main 2021 Mock Tests be available from? And, how can I take the mock test?
Answer: JEE Main Mock test is available at Embibe for free. Candidates can take the free mock test anytime.
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