JEE Main 2019: Application Form, Exam Date, Syllabus, Eligibility, Pattern

JEE Main 2019JEE Main 2019 will be organized by NTA (National Testing Agency). It is a national level entrance test. It is organized to offer admission in BE/B.Tech and B.Arch/B.Plan courses. NITs, CFTIs and various other colleges and institutions of India consider the JEE Main scores for providing admission. For admission in IITs & ISM Dhanbad, students have to qualify both examinations, i.e. JEE Main and JEE Advanced. It is conducted only one time in a year. Check details about JEE Main 2019 including application form, eligibility, exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

Application Form Exam Dates Exam Pattern

 Syllabus FAQs

JEE Main 2019 Notification

newiconJEE Main 2019 Examination will be conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency). Check here for details.

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New Changes Introduced Last Year

MHRD, Government of India had notified several changes in the JEE Main entrance exam. Below we have listed the new changes introduced last year:

  • There is no need to verify the 12th class roll number.
  • For online mode exam, students are able to book their slot.
  • Top 2,24,000 qualified students of JEE Main are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced.
  • CBSE board has identified 258 exam centres which include 248 exam centres in India and 10 centres in abroad countries.
  • Diabetic students can take sugar tables, fruits and transparent bottle of water at the exam centre.

JEE Main 2019 Exam Date

JEE Main 2019 notification will be released in the month of November 2018. For reference purpose, students can check the tentative JEE Main exam schedule below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Notification release4th week of November 2018
Application form available1st week of December 2018
Correction in uploaded image starts2nd week of December 2018
Mock test available3rd week of December 2018
Last date for application submission1st week of January 2019
Application correction period2nd to 4th week of January 2019
Release of admit card2nd week of March 2019
Exam date (offline mode)2nd week of April 2019
Exam date (online mode)3rd week of April 2019
Display of OMR sheet & answer keyLast week of April 2019
Result/AIR declaration (paper 1)Last week of April 2019
Declaration of AIR (paper 2)Last week of May 2019
Counselling registration3rd week of June 2019

JEE Main Application Form 2019

JEE Main 2019 application form will be released in 1st week of December 2018. Below we are providing the details of JEE Main registration 2019:

  • Requirement of Aadhaar card will be mandatory to fill the application.
  • Candidates are required to apply online for JEE Mains 2019 exam.
  • JEE Main application form 2019 will be released in the first week of December 2018.
  • Candidates have to upload the scanned images of passport size photograph and signature of candidate & mother’s/father’s/guardian.
  • Photograph dimension should be 3.5 x 4.5 cm and dimension of signature should be 3.5 x 1.5 cm.
  • The images should be in JPG or JPEG format.
  • Multiple applications from a single candidate will be rejected.
  • There is no provision to send the hard copy of the application.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be different as per the categories and mode of examinations.
  • Fee payment will be done through credit/debit card.
  • Candidates can also pay the fee through e-challan of Syndicate/Canara/ICICI bank.
  • Fee will not be accepted through DD, money order, IPO, etc.
  • The application fee will be non refundable.
PapersOffline ExamOnline Exam
General/OBCSC/ST/PwD/All GirlsGeneral/OBCSC/ST/PwD/All Girls
For Exam Centres in India
Paper 1 or 21000500500250
Paper 1 and 2 both18009001300650
For Exam Centres in Foreign Country
Paper 1 or 22500125025001250
Paper 1 and 2 both3800190038001900

JEE Main Application Correction 2019:

Candidates will be able to correct or modify the detailed in the application form during the correction period. Here we are providing JEE Main 2019 application form correction details:

  • The correction facility will be provided in the month of January 2019.
  • Corrections will be done only through online mode.
  • Corrections will be allowed in all entries except change of exam mode from CBT to PBT.
  • Any additional fee can be paid through credit/debit card, e-wallet or e-challan.

Check Here – How to Fill JEE Main 2019 Application Form

JEE Mains Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must ensure their eligibility before applying for the JEE Main exam. Candidates can check the eligibility criteria from below:

Age Limit:

  • The date of birth should fall on or after 1st October 1994.
  • For SC/ST & PwD candidates, the DOB should fall on or after 1st October 1989.

Attempt Limit:

  • Candidates can attempt for maximum three times for the JEE Mains exam.
  • Attempt limit is same for all the categories.
  • For JEE Advanced, candidates can appear for maximum two consecutive years.

Qualification Criteria:

Qualifying Exam10+2 or equivalent exam passed in 2017 and 2018 are eligible to apply.
Appearing CandidatesCandidates appearing in the 12th exams in 2019 can apply.
Diploma HoldersDiploma candidates can also apply but only for admission in IITs. Such candidates also have to appear for JEE Advanced exam.
Minimum MarksThere is no minimum mark required to apply for JEE Main.
For admissions to IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIsCandidates have to secure 75% (65% for SC/ST) in 12th exams or be in top 20 percentile of the respective board.
Number of SubjectsCandidates must have five subjects in the 10+2 exam. Candidates should have physics, mathematics, language, any one from the Chemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Technical Vocational Subject and any other subject.
Year of AppearanceCandidates who have passed 12th exams in 2016 are not eligible to apply. Students who have appeared in 12th exams in 2016, did not pass in 2016 but passed in 2017 are not eligible to apply.

Also Check:

JEE Main 2019 Video Lecture

JEE Main 2019 Exam Pattern

The examination will comprise of two papers, i.e. paper 1 (for B.E/B.Tech) and paper 2 (for B.Arch/B.Planing). The detailed JEE Main exam pattern for both papers is mentioned below:

  • Exam Mode: The examination will be organized in both online (computer based) and offline (pen and paper based) mode for paper 1.
    • Paper 2 will be conducted in offline mode only.
  • Type of Questions (Paper 1): The question paper will comprise of objective type questions.
  • Type of Questions (Paper 2): Mathematics and aptitude section will be of objective type questions and drawing test will be subjective.
  • Duration: The total exam duration will be three hours.
  • Medium: The question paper will be asked in English and Hindi language for all exam cities and English, Hindi and Gujarati languages for exam cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli.
  • Marking Scheme: Four marks will be provided for each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: One mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

Pattern for Paper 1 (BE/B.Tech):

SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks

Pattern for Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan):

SubjectNumber of QuestionsMaximum Marks
Aptitude Test50200
Drawing Test270

JEE Main Syllabus 2019

The JEE Main syllabus will contain topics from the 11th and 12th class of CBSE, ICSE and other state boards. Syllabus for paper 1 will contain physics, chemistry and mathematics.

Paper 2 syllabus will contain mathematics, aptitude and drawing sections. The detailed JEE Main 2019 syllabus is given below:

JEE Main Paper 1 Syllabus:


Sets, relations and functions, Matrices and determinants, Mathematical induction, Sequences and series, Integral calculus, Binomial theorem and its simple applications, Vector algebra, Statistics and probability, Trigonometry, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Mathematical reasoning, Permutations and combinations, etc.


Physics and measurement, Thermodynamics, Rotational motion, Laws of motion, Electronic devices, Oscillations and waves, Current electricity, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Optics, Electrostatics, Kinematics, Work, energy and power, Gravitation, Properties of solids and liquids, Kinetic theory of gases, etc.


Physical Chemistry: Some basic concepts in chemistry, Atomic structure, Chemical thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Chemical kinetics, States of matter, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, etc.

Organic Chemistry: Purification and characterisation of organic compounds, Chemistry in everyday life, Organic compounds containing halogens, Organic compounds containing nitrogen, Some basic principles of organic chemistry, etc.

Inorganic Chemistry: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), D – and f – block elements, Environmental chemistry, Hydrogen, Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, etc.

JEE Main Paper 2 Syllabus:

Part I: Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials, Visualising three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings, Visualising, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal), etc.

Part II: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms and elements, colour texture, harmony and contrast, Transformation of forms both 2 D and 3 D union, substraction, rotation, Creating two dimensional and three dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms, etc.

How to Prepare for JEE Mains 2019

Here we are providing JEE Main 2019 preparation tips, which can help you to achieve good scores:

  • Firstly, get details about the officially prescribed syllabus and exam pattern and make a proper study plan.
  • Try to solve previous year question papers to train yourself in answering questions in pattern.
  • Study from reliable reference JEE Main Preparation books and study materials available in market and internet.
  • Make short notes on difficult topics and discuss them with your tutor and classmates.
  • Practice mock test, it will help you to know the exam pattern and also analyze your performance.
  • Don’t ignore your health while preparing for exams. Do meditation and yoga it will help you to increase concentration.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Here we have listed some most asked questions by candidates regarding JEE Main 2019 examination:

Answer: Yes, they can also apply for JEE Main.
Answer: Such candidates should fill the application by entering 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID/UR No. (Including slash) printed on the slip issued by aadhaar centre after submitting correction request.
Answer: NTA board will provide a single time facility to make correction in the application form in the month of January 2019.
Answer: You should submit a correction request in the Aadhaar card and apply for JEE Main by submitting the 14 digits Aadhaar Enrolment ID / UR No.
Answer: You can apply through passport number, ration card number, bank account number or any other valid Government identity number.
Answer: Such candidates can apply through passport details.
Answer: As paper 1 is for B.Tech and paper 2 for B.Arch. So, it is not necessary to appear in both papers, candidates can appear for the papers as per their choices.
Answer: At the time of issuing the admit card, both application of a candidate (which appear to be similar) will be merged and one admit card will be issue. Students should also send an e-mail mentioning both application numbers and specify the application number which they want to consider.
Answer: If you have failed in 12th class in 2018 and appearing in 2019, you are eligible to apply.

JEE Main Admit Card 2019

Below we have mentioned details about the JEE Main 2019 admit card:

  • Successfully registered candidates will be able to download the admit card via online mode.
  • The authority also provide JEE Main slot booking facility along form filling.
  • The admit card will be provided in the second week of March 2019.
  • For online mode exam, students can also book their slot.
  • Candidates have to download it by entering their Application Number, Date of Birth and Security Code.
  • If any discrepancy found in the JEE Mains hall ticket 2019, communicate to the JEE (Main) Secretariat/CBSE immediately.
  • Candidates have to bring any one photo ID proof along with the admit card.

JEE Mains 2019 Answer Key

After the few days of completion of examination, the answer key will be published through the website. It will be released in the last week of April 2019.

JEE Main answer key 2019 will be released along with images of OMR sheets. If candidates are not satisfied with the answer key they can challenge it.

Candidates have to fill an online application and have to pay Rs. 1000/- per question to challenge the answer key. Fee payment can be done through debit/credit card.

JEE Main Result 2019

Students who will appear in the exam can check the result within a month after the examination. Here we have mentioned details about the result date, mode, etc.

  • JEE Main 2019 result will be provided in the last week of April 2019 (for paper 1) and last week of May 2019 (for paper 2).
  • Students will be able to check the result only through online mode.
  • It will also comprise All India Rank and All India Category Rank.
  • JEE Main score card will not be dispatched to candidates.

JEE Main Rank List 2019:

  • A rank list will be prepared as per the marks scored in the JEE Main examination.
  • It will be released separately for paper 1 and paper 2.
  • Admissions will be given as per the rank scored in the entrance test.
  • Tie breaking criteria will be applied if two or more candidates obtain equal marks.

JEE Main 2019 Cut Off

The cut off will be published along with the result. Students can check the details about JEE Main cut off 2019 from below:

  • The cut off will be published through online mode.
  • It will be released along with the results in the last week of April 2019.
  • JEE Main cut off will be the minimum marks that need to have to appear in the All India centralize counselling.
  • The cut off will be published category wise.
  • Last year cut off of JEE Main exam is mentioned below:
CategoryCut-Off 2017Cut-Off 2016Cut-Off 2015
OBC (NCL)497070
Schedule Caste (SC)325250
Schedule Tribe (ST)274844

JEE Main Counselling 2019

After the releasing of result, the board will announce the detailed schedule of JEE Main 2019 counselling. Separate schedules will be announced for All India Rank and state level counselling.

  • Counselling process will be organized from the third week of June 2019.
  • JEE Main 2019 counselling will be conducted through online mode.
  • A centralized counselling will be organized by JoSAA and CSAB in different rounds.
  • To appear in the counselling, candidates will have to register themselves.
  • After that candidates have to fill their preferences of colleges and courses.
  • On the basis of filled choices, rank, category and seats availability, a provisional seat allotment will be announced.
  • After that, candidates will have to download their provisional seat allotment letter and pay the seat acceptance fee.
  • After paying the fee, candidates have to report to the reporting centre to verify their documents.
  • Once the seats get confirmed by the reporting centre, candidates have to appear at the allotted college for further admission process.

For any other queries about JEE Main 2019, you can leave your queries below in the comment box.

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  1. Priyanshu says:

    Sir i have done 12 in 2017, acc. To previous rules i was eligible to give jee main, but acc. To new rules two times of main, am i elligible or not.?

  2. Mamata praharaj says:

    is iit Kanpur conduct JEE main in 2018 December.

  3. singh says:

    I read many books ask many teachers and coaching come to know that it should be 75percentage including PCM one optonal subject and one language with higher marks.

  4. Akash deep says:

    Sir my 12th cbse is 88.4and jee mains exam achievement is 140 so sir I am ready jee advanced paper

  5. deepak sharma says:

    Sir I use my two chance12 and after 12 .
    I read news that jee mains is held on December. Can I give this exam.

  6. Ishan says:

    I got 59.20 percentage after my improvement exam from bihar board. Can i give it again next year?

  7. Yogendra Ghate says:

    If I qualified the jee main exam and I got 76 % in class 12th so I can apply for IIT/NIT colleages.

  8. Ahbaz memon says:

    I pass class 12 in 2017 71% score overall. Reappeared in 2018 12 exam with pcm percent 75 and best five subject 75.2 whereas total six subject is 74.68 I appeared for jee main in 2017&18 both,am I eligeble for 2019 nit &iit’s

  9. raghavendra varma says:

    Dear Sir,

    i had passed my +2 in 2017 and wrote JEE MAINS in 2017&18 but not qualified, now my question is am i eligible for 2019 both MAINS & ADVANCE

  10. akarsh singh says:

    can i get admission in IIT OR NIT if i qualify jee main and advance.
    in 12 80percentage
    in pcm 70 please answer.
    highly grateful to you

  11. Vignesh says:

    Sir i have scored 440 out of 600 in 11th public but if i want to write jee 12th mark is needed or not

  12. Dhanraj Kashyap says:

    Does the eligibility percentage _75% include only PCM?

  13. dev says:

    Sir meri 12th mai 55 % hai the jee main me lite apply kar sakta hoo ya donate 12th padoo aur mai handicapped hoo 80&

  14. Amul says:

    Sir, As jee exams are going to be done twice per year, so do i need to give all three consecutively or can i skip as long as i am in limt?

  15. Vardan says:

    I got 81 marks in jee main 2018 belong to st category. My 12th board marks is 60 percentage after improvement.may i eligible for again improvment board marks to get admission in NITs/IIITs college?

  16. Krishna says:

    Sir, i belong to st category i got 45 marks in jee main 2018 but failed to qualify jee advanced .can i give both jee(mains/advanced) or advanced in 2019?

  17. Alok verma says:

    Sir i got 90k rank in jee but my score in maths in jee is zero
    Am I eligible for counseling for jee

  18. Sarthak says:

    Sir i am passed 12 in 2015 but i got 65% now in 2019 i will applied nios board should i applicable for jee 2019

  19. Sarthak says:

    Sir i am passed 10 in 2013 and this year i will applied in nios board for 12 class should i eligible for jee main 2019??

  20. Shishupal yadav says:

    Sir is it confirmed that 2019 jee mains will be conducted by NTA???

  21. Aniket Balaji Buktare says:

    Sir I get 73 percentage in Maharashtra board and I am in sc category .I got 45 marks in mains and faile to qualify advanced can I give it in 2019 .

  22. joby says:

    For NRI students to get admission to B Arch courses which exam is required SAT or JEE ? pls advice

  23. Sapna Singh says:

    What if I Am a weak student
    But still want to apply for JEE…

  24. Vineet says:

    Sir i have scored 45(ST) marks in jee main 2018 & i was eligible for jee advance but not success in it. Can i appear in both jee(main/advanced) next 12th board marks is 60 percent after improvement. may i eligible for again improvement to get admission in IITs / NITs? Please help me.

  25. Kalyan says:

    I have above 70% aggregate marks in all semester in Diploma in Electrical Engineering.I am a SC student.But I have 60% aggregate marks in chemistry in 1st+2nd semester.Am I eligible for getting admission in IIT for B.Tech in 2019 if I am final year student.

  26. Sourabh says:

    I am 12th class 73% beer in 2018 eligible jee mains and jee advanced

  27. Simran says:

    I want to ask that for example in first attempt I am able to clear jee main but failed to clear jee advance then next year am i able to give jee advance ?

  28. Rohit says:

    I get 53% in board in 2018. Is I am eligible for Jee 2019 and which courses I get with these percentage

  29. Meraj mustafa says:

    Sir I passed class 10th in 2015 and class 12th in 2018…is I am eligible for jee advance 2019?…

  30. Kavya says:

    Sir I got 61% in hsc 2018 maharashtra board i am giving my improvement exam to get 75 % so I will be eligible for 2019 jee mains or not to get into NIT and IIIT ? Please comment.

  31. rohit says:

    If I cleared jee main but in 12 th class my percentage is 62 so can I take admission in nit or iiit cfti or gfti

  32. Hitesh Yadav says:

    Sir I passed 12th in 2016 am i eligible for iit 2019 plz tell me

  33. Pranay sisodia says:

    What if I have passed class 12 by 72% can I apply for jee mains 2019 and take admission in nit and other best govt institute of engineering.plz reply

  34. Abhay Pratap Singh says:

    Nitified me of latest news of jee mains paper 2019

  35. hirdesh says:

    i have to give improvement then i’m able to give jee main exam

  36. Ranvijay says:

    I have scored 59% in PCM in 12th cbse board and I passed jee mains and advance.
    Can I take admn in IIT and NIIT.

  37. Aman Yadav says:

    i am passed class 10th in the year of 2015 and i passed class 12th in 2018 actually i study class 11th two times because some bad some reason

  38. Jayashree says:

    Respected Sir,as Iam scored below 75% in 11th standard in my state
    government Tamilnadu order that 11th standard public or board exam for as.The total mark for us is 600.And we have to write 12th standard board exam for marks 600 and combine both 11th mark and 12th mark as 1200.if I scored more than in 12th that is above 75%
    did u give me admission for IIT

  39. Manpreet singh says:

    Hi i failed in 12 th class in 2012 . Then i went to new zealand for studying cookery diploma and i got back from new zealand in 2016 after that i have gap . If i give my open board exams in 2019 in april . Can i apply for jee exams 2019 . My date of birth is 02-03-1995 .my age is 23 years .

  40. Nisha says:

    In this year i passed my 12th class with i eligible for jee main 2019?and am i eligible for taking admissions in IIT?

  41. Ganesh Vishwakarma says:

    I have ataind 96.28 percentile in board exams of 10th class. May I apply for jee mains now!

  42. Neha Suryavanshi says:

    What if i cleared mains but not advance.. where would i get admission….
    And is there any criteria after clearing both the exams and getting the nearest iit institute or is it according to the rank???
    Plz. Reply

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