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JEE Main 2022 Paper 2: Analysis, Dates, Exam PatternSeptember 22, 2023
NTA conducts the JEE Main Paper 2A to provide admission to courses like B.Arch, and B.Planning in various NITs, IIITs, CFTIs (Centrally-funded Technical Institutes) and other GFTIs (Government-funded Technical Institutes). The authorities will tentatively conduct the JEE Main 2023 Session 1 Paper 2 exam in January 2024, and the results and answer key were released on February 2024. The JEE Main Paper 2 is divided into Paper 2A for B.Arch and Paper 2B for B.Plan. Questions from Mathematics, General Aptitude, and Drawing will be asked in the JEE Main Paper 2A B.Arch paper.
As per the official notice released by the NTA authorities, the JEE Main 2024 Paper 2 B. Arch exam Session 2 will tentatively take place in April 2024. The JEE Main 2024 Session 2 exam will be administered online as a computer-based test, except for the sketching portion. Further information related to the JEE Mains Paper 2A- B.Arch 2024 and examination schedule are provided on this page.
The JEE (Joint Entrance Exam) Main is one of the most competitive engineering entrance exams in the country. Every year, about 8-9 lakhs of aspirants appear for the JEE Main examination. The details of the JEE Main Paper 2A – (B.Arch) exam are listed in the table below:
|Exam Name||Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE)|
|Popularly Known As||JEE Main Paper 2A – B.Arch|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Purpose of Exam||Admission To Undergraduate Engineering Programs in the IITs NITs, CFTIs, Private Engineering Colleges, Government Engineering and Technology Institutes|
|Category||Undergraduate (UG) Exam|
|Exam Level||National Level|
|Frequency||2 Times (January and April)|
|Mode of Examination||Mathematics and Aptitude- CBT Mode
Drawing- Pen and Paper Mode
|Duration of Exam||3 Hours|
|Total Subjects||– Mathematics- Aptitude Test
– Drawing Test
|Number of Questions (Asked)||82 (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)|
|Number of Questions (To be Answered)||77 (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)|
|Type of Questions||Mathematics – 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for Which Answer Is a Numerical Value)
Aptitude – 50 MCQs
Drawing – 2 Questions
|Number of Attempts||For 3 Consecutive Years|
|Marking Scheme||For MCQs: Correct Answer: +4Incorrect Answer: -1Unattempted Questions: 0
Numerical Questions: Correct Answer: +4Incorrect Answer: -1Unattempted Questions: 0
For the Drawing Exam: 2 Questions Worth 100 Points
NTA will release the brochure for JEE Main 2024 on its official website along with the official notification. Candidates can check the previous year’s JEE Main Official Brochure until the 2024 brochure is released.
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The NTA will release the JEE Main 2024 exam dates for Paper 2 on its official website along with the official notification. Candidates can check the exam dates in the table provided below:
|Events||JEE Main 2024 Session 1 Dates||JEE Main 2024 Session 2 Dates|
|Release of Notification||To be Announced||To be Announced|
|Release of Application Form||To be Announced||To be Announced|
|Last Date to Fill the Form||To be Announced||To be Announced|
|Application Correction||To be Announced||To Be Announced|
|Release of Admit Card||To be Announced||To be Announced|
|JEE Main Exam Date||To be Announced||To be Announced|
|Display of Answer Key||To be Announced||To Be Announced|
|Declaration of Result||To be Announced||To be Announced|
Candidates willing to appear for JEE Main Paper 2A 2024 can check the details below to know the eligibility criteria.
The JEE Main 2024 does not have an upper age limit. However, candidates may be required to meet the age requirements of the institutes to which they wish to apply.
Candidates must be Indian citizens to take the JEE Main exam. Candidates who are NRIs, PIOs, OCIs, and foreign nationals are also eligible to apply for the JEE Main exam in 2024.
Candidates must have a minimum of 50% in Class 12 or equivalent from a recognised board or university. Candidates who have already passed or are about to take their Class 12 exams are eligible to apply for JEE Main. Candidates must have a background in Mathematics or have taken Mathematics as a compulsory subject in their 10+2 level to take the JEE Main 2024 B.Arch test.
Other equivalent qualifications are listed below:
According to NTA, candidates can appear in JEE Main 2024 twice. Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria for JEE Paper 2A (B.Arch) can apply for the examination.
The JEE Main Paper 2A application form 2024 for Session 1 will be tentatively released on the official website in February 2024, and it was available till March 2024. A separate application form is available for the various sections, such as B.E/B. Tech, B.Arch, B.Plan, etc. The candidates must fill those sections if they are interested in appearing for the papers related to those courses.
For details about the JEE Main Paper 2A Application Form, candidates can refer to the link – JEE Main Paper 2A Application Form 2024
JEE Main Paper 2A is a computer-based online exam conducted across India for admission to various undergraduate programmes in Architecture. Candidates who pass the JEE Main Exam appear for JEE Advanced exam.
The JEE Main paper consists of MCQ-type and numerical-based questions. JEE Main B.Arch paper marking scheme 2024 is as follows:
To find details about the JEE Main Paper 2A exam pattern, candidates can refer to the link mentioned – JEE Main Paper 2A Exam Pattern 2024
JEE Mains Paper 2A is conducted for B.Arch admission, and Paper 2B is conducted for B.Plan admission. As part of the JEE Mains curriculum 2024, Paper 2A covers topics in Mathematics, Aptitude, and Drawing, and Paper 2B covers topics in Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning.
The B.Arch syllabus for JEE Main 2024 (Paper 2A) is divided into three sections:
In the following table, candidates can find the important units in Mathematics along with the chapter names:
|Unit Number||Unit Name|
|1||Sets, Relations and Functions|
|2||Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations|
|3||Matrices and Determinants|
|4||Permutations and Combinations|
|6||Binomial Theorem and Its Simple Applications|
|7||Sequence and Series|
|8||Limit, Continuity and Differentiability:|
|12||Three Dimensional Geometry|
|14||Statistics and Probability|
In the following table, candidates can find the important units in the General Aptitude section of the JEE Main Paper 2A along with the chapter names:
|Unit Number||Unit Name|
|1||Awareness of Persons. Buildings, Materials|
|2||Three Dimensional – Perception|
Scenes and activities from the recollection of the urbanscape are sketched (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces etc.). Rural life and landscape (riverfronts, jungles, gardens, trees, plants, etc.).
Note: Candidates will be provided with a drawing sheet, but they must bring their own geometry box sets, crayons and colour pencils for the drawing test.
To get the detailed JEE Main Paper 2A Syllabus, candidates can refer to the link mentioned:- JEE Main Paper 2A Syllabus 2024
It is essential for all candidates to have proper knowledge of the books to finish the JEE Mains 2024 syllabus and score well in the examination. They should always pick books that are easy to understand, have proper examples, and numerical problems.
To get the list of JEE Main Paper 2A Best Books, candidates can refer to the link mentioned:- JEE Main B.Arch Books 2024
One of the most effective ways to improve one’s preparations is by solving JEE Main Paper 2A previous years’ question papers and mock tests. The question papers of JEE Main 2024 will help the candidates understand the question paper’s pattern and the difficulty level of the questions. Solving JEE Main Paper 2 previous year’s papers can help candidates improve their preparations, problem-solving skills, and time management. It can also help candidates understand the previous year’s trends. Find all the previous year’s papers at JEE Main Paper 2A Previous Years Papers.
Candidates appearing for the exam can improve their preparations by regularly solving JEE Main Paper 2A mock tests. These tests will help candidates understand the difficulty level, marking scheme and question weightage. Mock tests also help them improve their time management skills and preparation strategy.
Candidates can check the below-mentioned preparation tips to crack JEE Main Paper 2A with a good ranking:
To prepare for the JEE Main exam, candidates should consider the following suggestions and tactics:
For more tips to prepare for the exam, check JEE Main Paper 2A Preparation Tips.
Candidates who submit their application form can download the JEE Main 2024 admit card before the examination. The admit card will be available on the official portal a week before the exam.
Steps to Download JEE Mains- Paper 2A (B. Arch) 2024 Admit Card
The JEE Main admit card for Session 1 will tentatively be released in January 2024. To obtain a hall ticket, candidates must provide their application number, password, and date of birth. The following is a step-by-step approach to getting the JEE Main admit card:
To find details about the JEE Main Paper 2A admit card, candidates can refer to the link mentioned:- JEE Main Paper 2A Admit Card 2024
The National Testing Agency (NTA) publishes a list of JEE Main exam centres, along with city codes in an information brochure on its website. JEE Main test will be held at various exam centres in 290+ cities in India and 25 cities abroad. Exam centres will be assigned to the candidates depending on their preferences on the application form.
To find the list of the JEE Main Paper 2A Exam Centres, candidates can refer to the link mentioned:- JEE Main Paper 2A Exam Centres 2024
NTA released the JEE Main Session 2 result 2023 on April 28, 2023. Candidates will also get direct access to view their JEE Main results here. They can check their results by logging in to the website with their application number, password, and date of birth.
The JEE Mains result 2023 was announced on the official website of the NTA. Once the result is declared, we will provide a direct link to check the result. Candidates can verify their JEE Main 2023 result by following the below steps.
A copy of the JEE Main result 2023 will be required during the counselling and admission. Candidates are advised to keep their scorecards safe until the admissions process is complete.
For details about the JEE Main Paper 2A Result, candidates can refer to the link below:
JEE Main Paper 2A Result 2023
Candidates who reach the JEE Main qualifying cut-off score will be able to take the JEE Advanced exam for admission to IITs. For admission to JEE Main participating institutes, candidates must get minimal ranks (closing ranks). After each round of JoSAA counselling, admission cut-offs for all participating institutes will be announced.
Candidates can see the approximate percentage cut-off for JEE Advanced 2023 below to get a rough idea of how to prepare for the exam.
|Category||Expected Cut-off (Percentile Score)|
JEE Main 2022 cut-off marks are provided in the table below:
|Category||Minimum Marks||Maximum Marks|
Candidates can check the category-wise qualifying marks from the table below.
|Category||Minimum score||Maximum score|
Those who achieve a perfect score in the JEE Main paper 2 2023 will be considered the toppers, and the JEE 2023 topper list will be released by the authorities. While waiting for the official announcement, applicants may review the previous year’s JEE Main paper 2 topper list for B.Arch and B.Plan categories separately.
Find the previous year’s JEE Main Paper 2 A toppers’ list below:
|Candidate Name||Application No.||State|
|B Anantha Krishnan||210310079304||Tamil Nadu|
|Noha Samuel||210310262046||Jammu and Kashmir|
|Josyula Venkata Aditya||210310215185||Telangana|
The merit list for JEE Main 2023 Paper 2 is not yet released. Till the time it is getting released, candidates can check the previous year’s merit list. Here is the JEE Main Paper 2A 2022 name-wise merit list:
|Candidate Name||Application No.||NTA Score||State|
|Rohit Baraik||210310136999||93.42698||Andaman And Nicobar|
|Uppala Vivek Narayan||210310404901||99.991809||Andhra Pradesh|
|Devan Tayang||210310261427||87.17954||Arunachal Pradesh|
|Kayra Reying Pao||210310087530||99.91195||Chandigarh|
|Deepu Patel||210310341644||91.080351||Dadra And Nagar Haveli|
|Teesha Amit Patel||210310533644||98.62069||Daman And Diu|
|Meghna Gupta||210310404774||99.995905||Delhi (Nct)|
|Aloisio Gonsalves Rodrigues||210310096297||99.694812||Goa|
|Vahora Taha Hatimali||210310616948||99.91195||Gujarat|
|Noha Samuel||210310262046||100||Jammu And Kashmir|
|Ishwar B Balappanawar||210310022898||99.991158||Karnataka|
The Joint Seat Allocation Authority, also known as JoSAA, organises the admissions process for IITs, NITs, IIITs, and GFTIs. Candidates must register for JoSAA counselling on the official website within the specified timeline. After announcing JEE Advanced result 2023, the timetable for JoSAA 2023 will be announced.
To find details about the JEE Main Paper 2A counselling, candidates can refer to the link mentioned:- JEE Main Paper 2A Counselling 2023
Some of the top engineering colleges that offer B. Arch admission through JEE Main Paper 2A scores are listed below:
|Name of the College/ University||Location|
|Lovely Professional University (LPU)||Jalandhar|
|School of Planning & Architecture||Bhopal|
|School of Planning & Architecture||Delhi|
|School of Planning & Architecture||Vijayawada|
|Sushant School of Art and Architecture||Gurugram|
|Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology||Bhopal|
|Amity Institute of Architecture and Planning (Amity University)||Noida|
|Centre for Environmental Planning and Technology (CEPT)||Ahmedabad|
|Guru Nanak Dev University (GNDU)||Amritsar|
|College of Engineering & Technology (CET)||Bhubaneswar|
|GD Goenka University||Gurugram|
|Babu Banarasi Das University (BBDU)||Lucknow|
Candidates can check the most frequently asked questions on JEE Main Paper 2A:
Q.1: What type of questions are usually asked in the JEE Main Paper 2A drawing test?
Ans: In JEE Main Paper 2A drawing test, questions like sketching scenes, drawing urbanscape, and other questions, will be asked in the drawing test.
Q.2: Have the NTA officials released the syllabus for JEE Main 2024?
Ans: The JEE Main 2024 syllabus will be released on the official website along with JEE Main 2024 notification.
Q.3: I want to appear for JEE Main 2024 Paper 2 (B.Arch). What subjects do I need to study?
Ans: If you are willing to appear for the B.Arch paper of JEE Main, you need to prepare for Mathematics, General Aptitude, and Drawing test.
Q.4: Will the JEE Main be held two times in 2024?
Ans: The JEE Main 2024 exam is being conducted twice – January and April 2024.
Q.5: Can I appear for both B.Arch and B.Planning?
Ans: Yes, candidates can appear for both subjects. They must apply for both papers while filling out the JEE Main application form.
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