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JEE Main Paper 2B B.Planning Exam Pattern 2023: Marking Scheme


Are you enthusiastic about building for tomorrow with today’s technology? Is JEE Main 2023 your first step in your journey of a thousand miles? Based on previous years’ analysis, around 9 lakh candidates appeared for the exam, of which only 2 lakh candidates made it through. These statistics are loud and clear, and we, without a second thought, can conclude that the cracking JEE Main is not a piece of cake. Nevertheless, you can only ace the exam with proper planning and preparation.

A well-structured study schedule is mandatory to ace the exam with flying colours. One must be well-versed with the exam pattern, as it provides important details like the exam duration, marking scheme, total marks, type of questions, and overall questions. So, yes — you must cover a lot of ground to succeed. But at the same time, you must ensure that you do this by depending on a reliable educational platform because the officials change the exam pattern very often. That’s where Embibe comes into the picture.

JEE Main 2023 Paper 2B B.Planning Exam Pattern

The following table provides the JEE Main exam pattern for paper 2: 

Mode of ExaminationCBT Mode
Duration of Exam3 Hours and 4 Hours for PwD Candidates
Total SubjectsMathematics, Aptitude Test, and Planning Based Objective Type
Number of Questions(Asked)105 (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)
Number of Questions(To be Answered)100 (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)
Type of QuestionsMath- 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) +Aptitude- 50 MCQs +Planning Based Objective Type- 25 MCQs
Marking SchemeFor MCQs:+4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unattempted questions will not be marked.For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct response, no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions.
Maximum Marks400 Marks
Medium of PaperEnglish, Hindi, Urdu (All Centre Cities)Regional Languages

JEE Main 2023 B.Planning Syllabus

Apart from the exam pattern, one must be well aware of the syllabus. The JEE Main 2023 paper 2 syllabus consists of Planning, Aptitude Test, and Mathematics. The syllabus will help you prepare a timetable and follow it religiously. 

The following link will redirect you to the B.Planning syllabus:
JEE Main 2023 B. Planning syllabus 

How Can Embibe Help You Clear Exams With Flying Colour?

  • Embibe Mock Test: Attempting mock tests at Embibe is a great source of revision as they provide a better perspective to candidates on what kind of questions to expect in the exam. They can also get an idea of the marks distribution and question weightage. 
  • Chapter Explanation Videos: Embibe provides chapter-wise explanation videos, which is highly convenient for candidates as they access them any time during the day or night. The videos play a great role in helping candidates with revision and help them clear all their doubts. 
  • Embibe Big Books: The Embibe big books are a one-stop solution for candidates preparing for the exam. The books are an AI-powered comprehensive as per the latest syllabus that provides a collection of questions picked from the most reliable books. 

JEE Main 2023 B.Planning Mock Test

The following steps provide details on how to access the mock test series provided by Embibe for: 

  • 1st Step: Visit the Embibe website (candidates are recommended to log in to have the best experience).
  • 2nd Step: Set Engineering as the default goal. (As the JEE Main Mock test falls under the engineering goal). On the left side, scroll down and click on JEE Main B. B Planning 
  • 3rd Step: Select your preferred language.
  • 4th Step: Select the Test option.
  • 5th Step:  Attempt the JEE Main sample paper series for.

FAQs on JEE Main 2023 B.Planning Exam Pattern 

The following are the most frequently asked questions on JEE Main 2023 B.Planning Exam Pattern:

What is the JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam duration?

The exam duration for JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam is 3 hours.

Is there a negative marking in the JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam?

Yes, there is a negative marking in the JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam. 

What are the total marks in JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam?

The JEE Main 2023 B.Planning exam consists of 400 marks.

Where can I access the JEE Main 2023 B.Planning mock test?

Candidates can access the JEE Main 2023 B.Planning mock test at Embibe. 

Where can I access subject-wise explanatory videos for?

Candidates can access the subject-wise explanatory videos for at Embibe.

We hope the above article has answered all your doubts and queries. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best for JEE Main 2023. 

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