JEE Main 2021

  • JEE Main April or 3rd Session held in July result was out on August 06, 2021
  • JEE Main Application restarted from August 09 to 11, 2021 for May or 4th Session.
  • JEE Main May or 4th Session Exam dates are August 26, 27, 31 & September 1 & 2, 2021

More details about the JEE Main 2021 is given below

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JEE Main 2021 Highlights

Exam Name Joint Entrance Examination (Main)/ JEE Main

Administered by

National Testing Agency

Conducting Sessions

4 times a year

Exam Level

National Level Exam

Exam Paper Languages Available

Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu

Mode of Application


Application Fee (General)



₹ 650 [Online Payment]

₹ 325

₹ 325

Mode of Exam

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Total Marks


Exam Duration

3 Hours

JEE Main 2021

The JEE Main comprises of two papers. The Paper1 is conducted for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programs (B.E/B. Tech) at NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating State Governments. This exam also makes you eligible for JEE Advanced.

The JEE (Main) is being conducted in multiple Sessions (February/March/April/May 2021) for admissions in the next academic session. The April or the 3rd session exam was postponed and later conducted on July 20, 22, 25 & 27. The May or 4th session of JEE Main 2021 exam will be conducted on August 26, 27, 31, September 1 & 2. The student's best of the 2021 NTA Scores will be considered for preparation of Merit List/ Ranking.

JEE Main 2021 Syllabus

Mathematics Syllabus

Physics Syllabus

Section A

Section B

Familiarity with the basic approach and observations of the experiments and activities:

1. Vernier callipers-its use to measure the internal and external diameter and depth of a vessel. 

2. Screw gauge-its use to determine thickness/ diameter of thin sheet/wire.

 3. Simple Pendulum-dissipation of energy by plotting a graph between the square of amplitude and time. 

4. Metre Scale - the mass of a given object by principle of moments. 

5. Young's modulus of elasticity of the material of a metallic wire. 

6. Surf ace tension of water by capillary rise and effect of detergents, 

7. Co-efficient of Viscosity of a given viscous liquid by measuring terminal velocity of a given spherical body,

 8. Plotting a cooling curve for the relationship between the temperature of a hot body and time. 

9. Speed of sound in air at room temperature using a resonance tube,

 10. Specific heat capacity of a given (i) solid and (ii) liquid by method of mixtures. 

11. The resistivity of the material of a given wire using metre bridge. 

12. The resistance of a given wire using Ohm's law. 

13. Potentiometer-i. Comparison of emf of two primary cells. ii. Determination of internal resistance of a cell. 

14. Resistance and figure of merit of a galvanometer by half deflection method. 

15. The focal length of; (i) Convex mirror (ii) Concave mirror, and (ii) Convex lens, using the parallax method. 

16. The plot of the angle of deviation vs angle of incidence for a triangular prism.

 17. Refractive index of a glass slab using a travelling microscope. 

18. Characteristic curves of a p-n junction diode in forward and reverse bias. 

19. Characteristic curves of a Zener diode and finding reverse break down voltage. 

20. Characteristic curves of a transistor and finding current gain and voltage gain. 

21. Identification of Diode. LED, Transistor. IC. Resistor. A capacitor from a mixed collection of such items. 

22. Using a multimeter to: (i) Identify the base of a transistor (ii) Distinguish between NPN and PNP type transistor (iii) See the unidirectional of current in case of a diode and an LED. (iv)Check the correctness or otherwise of a given electronic component (diode, transistor or IC). 

Chemistry Syllabus

Physical Chemistry:

Inorganic Chemistry:

Organic Chemistry:

JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern

The exam will be conducted in Computer Based Test mode. The detailed information on the exam pattern of JEE Main 2021 is given below:

Subjects Section A Section B Marks

















JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria

JEE Main 2021 Important Dates

JEE (Main) Exam 2021 (May Session- postponed)

Event Dates

JEE Main application form

July 20, 2021

Last date for fee to be paid

July 20, 2021

Correction dates

July 9 to 12, 2021

JEE Main exam date for May session

August 26, 27, 31 and September 1,2, 2021

JEE (Main) Exam 2021 (April Session)

Event Dates

JEE Main application form

July 6 to 8, 2021

Last date for fee to be paid

July 8, 2021

Correction dates

July 6 to 8, 2021

JEE Main exam date for April session

JEE Main Result out 

July 20,22, 25 and 27 , 2021

August 6, 2021

JEE Main 2021 (March Session)

March session Dates
Registration Start Date March 01, 2021

Registration End Date

March 09, 2021

Application Fee Dates

March 01 to 10, 2021

Admit Card Availability Date

March 11, 2021

Exam Dates

March 16 to 18, 2021

Answer Key

March 20, 2021

JEE Main March 2021 Result

March 24, 2021

JEE Main 2021 (February Session)

February session Dates

JEE Main Registration Start Date

December 16, 2020

JEE Main Registration End Date

January 23, 2021

Correction of Application Form of JEE Main 2021

January 27 to 30, 2021

JEE Main Admit Card Availability Date

February 11, 2021

JEE Main Exam Dates

February 23 to 26, 2021

JEE Main 2021 Result

March 08, 2021

JEE Main 2019 & 2020 Cut-off

 Here is a list of the JEE Main cut-off percentile of the previous year 2019 & 2020.


JEE Cut-off percentile 2019 JEE Cut-off percentile 2020

Common Rank List (CRL)/ General Category



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JEE Main 2021 Admit Card

The JEE Main admit card 2021 are available online on the official website of the NTA- Aspirants can download their JEE Main 2021 Admit Card by using the application number and password or application number and date of birth. Details like the JEE exam schedule, exam centres name & address, slot & timing of the JEE Main exam, photograph and signature of candidate as well as important exam instructions are mentioned in the JEE Main Admit Card 2021. NTA has issued the JEE Main Admit Card 2021 only for those candidates who submitted their application form within specified dates. Candidates are advised to verify their details mentioned on the Admit Card of JEE Main 2021 and contact the NTA authorities to rectify the errors, if any. Candidates are required to carry a good quality colour printout of their JEE Main admit card. Candidates are also required to carry a passport size colour photograph and photo ID along with their JEE Main Admit Card. 

NTA will soon release the JEE Main Admit card 2021 for the 4th session exam tentatively by the third week of August. 

JEE Main 2021 Result 

As per the official NTA notification, the results of the February, March and April session of JEE Main 2021 has already announced on 8th March, 24th March and August 6th respectively. 

Students can login to their account at access their JEE Main 2021 Scorecard. The JEE Main 2021 Scorecard consists of the section-wise NTA scores (percentiles in Maths, Physics & Chemistry) as well as the overall NTA score. 

The rank of a candidate is decided by their NTA score. This rank is the basis of admission into NIT’s, IIT’s, CFTI’s and other engineering colleges in India.

JEE Main 2021 Counselling 

The Joint Seat Allocation Authority, also known as JoSAA, conducts the counselling process when the result is out. The JEE Main seat counselling is held in total of six rounds, also,depending on the availability of seats. JoSAA looks after the admission of candidates into NITs, IIITs, GFTIs, and other institutions participating in the admission process of JEE Main. Candidates start the process by registering on – the official website for JoSAA counselling. 

Throughout the process, the following original documents are required for document verification:

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