Allotment of Shift in JEE Main 2019- JEE Main 2019 will be conducted by National Testing Agency. Recently, the application forms have been released by NTA and applicants have started applying for JEE Main 2019. However, there have been major confusion and chaos related to the selection of examination dates and shifts of the exam. The exam centres have been specified by the conducting body and candidates can choose 4 preferences only. The choices can only be made in reference to test centres only. However, the authority to provide the final test centres will be in the hands of NTA only. The queries related to the exam date and shifts have risen and candidates can refer to this article to solve their queries.

Allotment of Shift In JEE Main 2019

There have been a major confusion in the minds of the aspiring candidates about day and shift of the JEE Main 2019 Examination January Session. Candidates should jot this down that only NTA can choose the day and shift of the examination. It is not in the hands of the candidates to select the day and time for the examination. Candidates can refer to the table given below to know about the important dates related to JEE Main 2019.

JEE Main 2019 Dates
Availability of Application Form 01 Sep 2018
Last date to apply 30 Sep 2018
Application Form Correction 08 – 14 Oct 2018
Allotment of date and shift 05 Oct 2018
Allotment of Test Center 21 Oct 2018
Examination Date 06 – 20 Jan 2019

How To Select Exam Shift And Day

Candidates have been facing confusion related to JEE Main 2019 Examination Day and Shifts. It has been specified clearly in the notice issued by NTA that candidates do not have a choice to select the day and shift. It will be selected by NTA only. Candidates have only one choice which is to select the 4 test centres as per their preference. However, the final declaration of test centres will be conveyed to students in their admit card only.

The major cause of the confusion is because it has been notified in the information bulletin that for JEE Main 2019 (January Session) is that exact city, date and shift of examination for Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be made available on November 15, 2018, on NTA’s website. However, in the recent notice released by NTA, the dates for the availability of test centres, date as well as shifts have been declared by NTA.

How many times can one sit for the examination?

For the January session, the examination will be held in 8 sittings. Candidates will have to choose the dates of their choice and come for the examination in the respective test centres. In other words, there will be total 8 dates available for the examination on which the examination will be held. Candidates are required to select one date for the examination which they find most suitable. However, the final declaration of dates and shifts as well as test centres will be decided by National Testing Agency only and will be conveyed to the desirous candidates on the prescribed dates mentioned in the table above.

JEE Main 2019 Application Form

Candidates can now apply for JEE Main 2019. Candidates will have to first register themselves if they want to appear in the examination. Candidates can apply for JEE Main 2019 on the main website of NTA as well as JEE. It is to be noted that candidates will have to register themselves before the lapse of the deadline. They are required to enter their personal, academic and communication details. Also,

Important Information: For the registration of JEE Main 2019, Aadhar Card Number is not mandatory to provide.

A noteworthy thing which candidates have to keep in mind if they have to submit the application form successfully is the payment of the fee. Without the payment of application fee, the candidates’ application forms will stand null and void. Candidates can pay the fee through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking.

Candidates will have to keep certain things in mind while applying for JEE Main 2019 Application Form Correction. The information for the same is mentioned below:

  1. It is to be noted that candidates can claim for the application form correction.
  2. The window for correction of application form will remain open from October 08 to October 14, 2018.
  3. Now, this is to be kept in mind not all the information in the application can be corrected.
  4. The basic thing which a candidate has to keep in mind is that he/ she will have to fill the application form very carefully so as to avoid unnecessary confusion and chaos later.

JEE Main 2019 Examination Procedure

It has been noticed that JEE Main 2019 January Session Examination will be held from January 06 to January 20, 2019. However, it is made clear now that the examination will take place only on weekends i.e., only on Saturdays and Sundays.

Important Information
Candidates can get rid of their confusion that the allotment of Center, Date and Shift will be done only after the closing of the submission of application forms. It will be done through the computer software according to the decision of NTA.

Official Website:

For more information about JEE Main 2019, download Information Brochure.

JEE Main 2019

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