examination info

JEE MAINS

JEE Main 2022 is a computer-based online test conducted by National Testing Agency for students aspiring to pursue undergraduate courses in top engineering institutes in India. JEE Main 2022 is the first phase of the IIT Joint Entrance Exam. The entrance examination till 2020 was conducted in two sessions and candidates could take the exam either in the month of January or in April. The candidates could further opt to appear for one exam or both the exams. The better of two NTA scores was considered by the exam conducting authority in preparing the ranks/merit list.

However, as per the latest update from the officials, JEE Main 2021 exam is being held four times a year. More significantly, students are granted admission to IITs, CFITs, NITs, and other Government funded technical institutes based on the marks obtained in JEE Main. Also, the top 2,50,000 students from JEE Main will qualify to appear for JEE Advanced. In essence, the entrance exam will start from February 2022 and go on until May 2022 (New exam schedule will be updated soon).


JEE Main 2022 Overview

Name of Exam JEE Main
Exam Duration 3 Hours
Total Marks 360 Marks
Total Sessions in 2021 Four Sessions
Exam Medium 13 Languages
Examination Category Undergraduate Level Exam
Exam Conducting Authority NTA (National Testing Agency)
Purpose Admissions to 31 NITs, 23 IIITs and 20 GFTIs
Mode of Examination Computer-based
Test Centres To be notified (India and Abroad)
JEE Main Official Website www.nta.ac.in