JEE Main 2021 Application Form January Session Notification, Eligibility & Registration Last Date

National Testing Agency is the conducting body of Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) and it is an all India level examination through which B.Tech / B.E, B.Arch, and B.Plan admissions are offered in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, and another engineering, architecture, and planning institutes. Applicants can appear for both the session as the final JEE Main 2021 ranking will be based on the best of the two attempts. And now lets discuss about JEE Main 2021 Application Form via this article.

JEE Main 2021 Application Form

Application Form For JEE Main 2021 has been started, candidates can go below to fill up the online application form now.

JEE Main 2021 Application Form

The National Testing Agency will share the eligibility criteria for JEE Main 2021 along with the official notification in the month of December, 2020, tentatively. Applicants must go through the eligibility criteria thoroughly before filling out the JEE Main Application Form and the eligibility criteria will offer the details about requirements of age limit, educational qualification, and subjects.

Those applicants who wish to appear for JEE Main 2021 exam must meet the JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2021 specified by the officials. The officials will also release the JEE Main Eligibility Criteria for Droppers, Diploma Holders, etc.,Applicants who were dreaming to make their future in engineering can now apply for this JEE Main before the last date and, applicants have to compulsorily meet the eligibility criteria in order to apply for this JEE Main 2021 notification.

JEE Main 2021 Notification – Overview

Exam NameJoint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) 2021
Name of the AgencyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Exam FrequencyTwice a year
Exam ModeOnline / Offline (Drawing Test)
Exam Duration3 hours
Exam PapersB..Tech / B.E, B.Arch, and B.Plan
Attempts allowedUp to 3 consecutive years
Application modeOnline only

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JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Only the eligible applicants can fill the JEE Main 2021 application form. NTA follows strict guidelines in terms of the JEE Main 2021 eligibility criteria. Thus applicants have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria in order to fill the online JEE Main Form. Applicants must look into factors such as age limit, qualifying education, marks, exam, etc. As there are two papers in JEE Main, applicants should look at the eligibility criteria as per the paper wise.

JEE Main 2021 Important Dates
  • Age Limit: There is no age limit to appear in the JEE Main exam. Applicants who have passed Class 12th or equivalent in 2019, 2020 or appearing in 2021 can also apply.
  • Qualifying Exam: 12th board and appearing can also apply.
  • Qualifying Marks: Must score 75% in 12th board (65% for the reserved category )
  • Subjects To be Qualified: PCM for Paper 1 and for Paper 2 science is no longer the criteria. Applicants who have 12th in mathematics but not science can apply for B.Planning. However, for B.Arch, applicants must have PCM in 12th.

Application Fee Of JEE Main 2021

PaperExam CentreCategoryBoysGirls
Paper-1 (B.E./ B.Tech.) or Paper-2 (B. Arch/ B.Planning)In IndiaGeneral/ OBC (NCL)Rs 650/-Rs 325/-
SC/ST/PwD/ TransgenderRs 325/-Rs 325/-
Outside IndiaGeneral/ OBC (NCL)Rs 3000/-Rs 1500/-
SC/ST/PwD/ TransgenderRs 1500/-Rs 1500/-
Both Paper-1 (B.E./ B.Tech.) and Paper-2 (B. Arch/ B.Planning)In IndiaGeneral/ OBC (NCL)Rs 1300/-Rs 650/-
SC/ST/PwD/ TransgenderRs 650/-Rs 650/-
Outside IndiaGeneral/ OBC (NCL)Rs 6000/-Rs 3000/-
SC/ST/PwD/ TransgenderRs 3000/-Rs 3000/

JEE Main 2021 Exam Pattern 

NTA has made the changes in the exam pattern in 2020 and the number of questions were decreased from 90 to 75. Each section of the question paper is subdivided into two categories i.e MCQ and Numerical Based Questions.

JEE Main 2021 Paper 1 Exam Pattern

SubjectsTotal QuestionsTypes of questionsMarks
Mathematics25(20+5)20 Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) & 5 Questions with the answer as a numerical value, with equal weightage to Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry100

JEE Main 2021 Paper 2 Exam Pattern

ExamSubjectsTotal Ques.Types of QuestionsMarks
B. Arch.Aptitude Test50Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)200
Drawing Test2Questions for drawing test100
Mathematics25(20+5)20 Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) & 5 Questions for which answer is a numerical value100
B. PlanningMathematics – Part I25(20+5)20 Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) & 5 Questions for which answer is a numerical value100
Aptitude Test – Part II50Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)200
Planning Based Questions – Part III25Objective Type – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)100

Reservation Criteria Of JEE Main 2021

Certain seats are reserved for the reserved category and applicants must keep the knowledge regarding the reservation percentage as per the category. The below table shows the percentage as per the category.

CategoriesReservation Percentage
Scheduled Caste15%
Scheduled Tribe7.50%
OBC (Non-Creamy Layer – NCL, where annual income of family < Rs. 8 lakh)27%
Person with Disabilities5%
Economically Weaker Section10%

How To Apply For JEE Main 2021 Application Form?

  • Visit the official website @ and hit on the link JEE Main Notification 2020.
  • Go to the JEE Main 2021 application form download link.
  • Download the application by clicking on the link and read the eligibility criteria carefully.
  • After reading, click on the Online JEE Main 2021 Application Form then share the required details.
  • Also, upload your Photograph, and Signature based on the size and width of the image description given on the official website and verify the details
  • Pay the application fee based on your category and click on submit button and finally take a print out for further use.

JEE Main 2021 Important Dates

JEE Main January 2021 Session

Application Form release date16 December 2020
Last date of the submission of online form16 January 2021
Fee Payment Date17 January 2021
JEE Main Application correction19 January to 21 January 2021
Exam centre allotmentAvailable Soon
JEE Main Admit Card download January 2021
JEE Main exam date 23 February to 26 February 2021
(1st Shift: 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)
(2nd Shift: 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.)
Answer Key release date February 2021
JEE Main result date To Be Notified Soon

JEE Main April 2021 Session

Application Form release dateFebruary 2021
Last date of the submission of online formMarch 2021
Fee payment last dateMarch 2021
Display of shift allocation and date1st week of March 2021
JEE Main Application correction2nd week of March 2021
Exam centre allotment3rd week of March 2021
JEE Main Admit Card downloadMarch 2021
JEE Main exam dateApril 2021
Answer Key release date2nd week of April 2021
JEE Main result dateApril 2021

JEE Main 2021 FAQ

Who will conduct the Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) 2021?

The officials of the National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the JEE Main 2021 Exam

Is there any Age limit For Joint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main) 2021?

The applicants who have passed the XII examination in 2019, 2020 or appearing in 2021 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE Main 2021

If an applicants who has passed the qualifying exam in 2020 but is appearing for improvement in 2021. Is he eligible?

Yes, the applicant will be eligible to appear for JEE main 2021.

JEE Main 2021 Application FormAvailable Now
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