The exam dates for NTA JEE Main 2020 announced by the Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank on tuesday (5th May’20). The JEE (Main) 2020 exam was earlier re-scheduled by the ministry, due to the nationwide lockdown in the wake of coronavirus outbreak. The new date for the JEE (Main) 2020 exams was since then awaited.
According to the announcement, Union Minister of Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said the examination process for the JEE (Main) 2020 will begin from July this year, while the session will begin by August.
The JEE Main exam will be conducted from July 18 to July 23, 2020, while the JEE Advanced in August, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said.
Through JEE Main entrance exam, students will be able to get admission to BE/B.tech, B.Plan, and B.Arch degree courses at the various IITs (Indian Institute of Information Technology), NITs (National Institute of Technology) and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) across India.
JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern
As per the eligibility criteria for, a few changes in the pattern of the question paper(s) and number of question(s) for B.E./B.Tech has been approved by the JEE Apex Board (JAB) for the conduct of JEE (Main)-2020 Examination.
|Paper||Subject with Number of Questions||Type of Questions||TIMING OF THE EXAMINATION(IST)|
|B.tech||Mathematics – 25(20+5)
Physics – 25(20+5)
Chemistry – 25(20+5)
|20 Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) & 5 Questions with answer as numerical value, with equal weightage to Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry||1st Shift: 09:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
2nd Shift: 02:30 p.m. to 05:30 p.m.
There is no age limit for the candidates to appear in JEE Main 2020 Examination. The candidates who have passed their 12th Examination in 2018, 2019 and appearing in 2020 are eligible to JEE Main Examination 2020.
Those candidates who cleared the class 12 exam in 2017 or before 2017 are not eligible to appear for JEE Main 2020 exam.
JEE Main 2020 Syllabus
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