JEE Main 2020 FAQs – The Joint Entrance Examination (Main) is the most important examination for candidates willing to take engineering as a career, JEE (main) being the gateway to IITs, NITs and CFITs. It was conducted by the central board of secondary education (CBSE) till 2018 but from 2019 the JEE (mains) is to be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). This change has brought up many questions regarding the examination in the mind of students who are to appear for the paper this year. All the FAQs regarding the JEE (main) 2020 are answered here on this article for the candidates to ease. Keep Reading!
JEE Main 2020 FAQs
Here we have provide answers to the most frequently and problem creating questions regarding JEE Mains 2020 that are to be answered for the students to be at ease. For clearing all the doubts regarding JEE Mains 2020 look for your question from the FAQs below.
The candidates who have passed 12th examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in the year 2017 or 2018 or are appearing for their class 12th examination in 2020 are eligible to take the JEE Mains examination 2020, Candidates who had passed their 12th examination in 2016 and before or who will be appearing for the 12th examination in 2020 are not eligible for JEE main 2020. Also, the candidates who did not pass their 12th examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 but passed in 2017 are not eligible to take JEE Mains 2020.
Regarding the age limit, there is no specific age limit for candidates willing to appear for JEE Mains 2020. All the candidates who have passed or are appearing for their class 12th examination can take the JEE Main examination Irrespective of their age.
No, Aadhar Card is not mandatory to appear in JEE Main Exam. You can provide other identification documents such as Driving License, Voter ID, Passport or Ration Card.
However, providing Aadhaar helps in ascertaining identities of the candidates at the examination centres in a convenient and hassle free manner. Aadhaar obviates the need for producing multiple documents to prove one’s identity.
The examination will be only through online mode. The JEE Main 2020 examination is a computer-based test.
In case a candidate has class 12th from one state but appeared for improvement from another state then the state of eligibility for such candidate will be from where he / she has passed class 12th.
For the candidates appearing or passed the 12th from NIOS, they should the state of eligibility according to the state of their study centre.
In case of an Indian nationals passing the equivalent qualifying examination from any school abroad, his / her permanent address in India as given in their passport will determine the state of eligibility of the candidate.
A diploma holder can apply in JEE Main to appear for JEE Advance 2020 but his her rank and score for JEE Main will not be declared as the diploma holders cannot apply for admission in NITs and CFTIs through JEE Main.
The application form for JEE Main is to be submitted online through the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in. All the details regarding JEE Main application procedure are available in the application form page.
As per the new scheme introduced by NTA, all the candidates willing to appear for JEE Mains can now take the paper twice a year.
No, it will be optional for the candidates to appear either once or twice for the examination this year.
In case a candidate has appeared for both the sessions the best of the scores will be considered for the merit list.
There are no changes in the syllabus of JEE Main 2020.
No, calculator or any other electronic devices are not allowed to be carried by the candidates to the examination centre.
The JEE main examination will have two papers paper 1 for BE / B.Tech and paper 2 for B.arch / B.Planning. Paper 1 consist of Physics, Chemistry and mathematics. Paper 2 consist of Maths, Aptitude Test and Drawing Test. Candidates can take papers according to courses they are seeking admission to.