JEE Main Eligibility 2019, Attempts, Qualification & Age Eligibility Criteria

NTA 2019JEE Main Eligibility 2019 has been published by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is the main exam conducting authority which organizes Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main). This exam is national level examination conducts to provide admissions in undergraduate engineering courses in IITs, NITs and IIITs. It is conducted in online (computer based mode) mode. Before filling the application form candidates must have satisfied themselves with the eligibility criteria that they are eligible for the paper which they are applying for. Here in this article, we have provided the information about officially announced JEE Mains 2019 Eligibility.

JEE Main 2019 Notifications – Eligibility Revised

newiconAs per the COA, JEE Main 2019 Eligibility for Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning) programme has been revised. Now Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics are the mandatory subjects for Paper 2. Click here to view notice.

JEE Main 2019 Application Form for Jan 2019 exam has been released on 1st September 2018. Check here application details.

Get latest news & updates about JEE Main 2019 via SMS and e-mail, by entering your details below:
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

JEE Main Eligibility 2019

Below, we have mentioned complete details about JEE Main 2019 Eligibility Criteria to appear in the examination. Candidates should full fill the given eligibility before JEE Main Application Filling.

Basic Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Candidates must be Indian Citizen.
  • NRIs, PIOs, OCIs & Foreign national candidates can also apply.

Requirement of “Aadhar Card”:

  • Aadhaar Card is not compulsory to apply for this exam.
  • Candidates can use Passport number, Ration Card number, Bank Account number or any other valid Government identity number.

Age Criteria:

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit prescribed to apply for JEE Main 2019.

Qualification Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates must qualify their 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board.
  • Subjects: Candidates must have to take minimum 5 subjects in 12th/equivalent examination. Candidates appearing for JEE Main 2019 must have passed class 12th with Physics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational subject.
  • Passing Marks: There is no prescribed percentage to appear in the examination. Candidates having passing marks can also apply.
  • Appearing Candidates: If a candidate appears in 12th or equivalent class in 2019 are also eligible for JEE Main 2019.
  • NIOS candidates can also apply for this exam.
  • Diploma Holders: To appear in JEE Advanced, a diploma holder can apply in JEE Main 2019. But their rank & score in JEE Main will not be considered for admission in NITs & CFTIs.
  • No board marks will be taken into account for calculating JEE Main score from the year 2017 onwards.
  • For B.Arch (Paper 2): Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics subjects are mandatory in 10+2 exam. Candidates should have secured 50% aggregate in the qualifying exam.

Passing Year Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates who have passed 12th class or equivalent exam in 2017 or 2018 (not before 2017) are eligible to apply for this exam.
  • If candidates have appeared in a 12th or equivalent exam in 2016 but did not cleared in 2016, but passed in 2017 are not eligible to apply.
  • Candidates who have passed 12th exams in 2016 or before or appearing in 2020 or later exams are not eligible to apply for JEE Main 2019.
  • If candidates qualify 12th exam in 2018 & appear for improvement in 2019 for one or few subjects, then top 20 percentile cut-off for 2018 will be considered.
  • However, if a candidate writes all the subjects in 2019, then the best of the two performances will be considered.
  • Candidates also note down that for the percentile system, total marks obtained in all the five subjects of mark sheet are required for JEE Main and JEE Advanced.

Eligibility for Paper 2 (B.Arch):

As per the notification released by COA, we have mentioned below the eligibility criteria for paper 2 (B.Arch):

  • Qualifying Exam:

Eligibility for Admission in NITs, IIITs and CFTIs:

  • Minimum Marks: For admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs, candidates should secure minimum 75% marks (65% for SC/ST students) in the qualifying examination or must be in top 20 percentile in class 12th examination conducted by respective boards.
  • Subjects combination required in the qualifying exam for admission in engineering & architecture courses are mentioned below:
CourseCriteria Required for Admission
Passed 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational
Passed 10+2 examination with Mathematics.

If you have any queries related to JEE Main Eligibility 2019, you may ask your comments below in the comment box.

Share on social media:
Displaying 3,223 Comments
  1. SATYA says:

    i got 56.7% in 12th
    and filled improvement for 12th bio
    and would i am eligible for filling Aiims form or not….

  2. vijay says:

    I completed my 12th in 2017.can I take jee in 2020.. I didnt apply for 2019 jee. I applied for 2018 jee mains but didn’t write, in 2017 jee mains I got 110 not enough to get in good college. I completed my first year Btech.. . I remained a drop out in 2019 in btech as I am presently doing some extra automobile courses.. please tell fastly that can I have chance to get to write in 2020 jee mains.

  3. ARBAAB KHAN says:

    sir I have got 74.4 % in 12th pls tell me that can I give JEE MAINS if yes then tell me if I got excellent AIR(all india rank) in JEE mains can I get the admission in IIT or NIT pls tell me sir

  4. Govind Prasad Sharma says:

    I have passed 12th from CBSE in 2018 WITH 69% in English 90% in drawing and 54% in PCM. Can I improove only in PCM FOR admission in NIT? How much percentage required in PCM IN 2019

  5. Laxmi prasanna says:

    I have finished my diploma in civil engineering with an aggregate of 82.5% in the year 2018.Am I eligible for B.Arch. course.????

  6. Sudesh Bandhu says:

    Sirs, I want to know that a student who will clear his 10+2 CBSE exam with ARTS stream in 2019 and if he chooses to go for 10+2 CBSE exam with SCIENCE stream in 2021, can he appear for JEE Mains in 2021?

  7. Tara says:

    If a candidate has passed in
    2018 and appearing for additional subject as mathematics in he eligible for jee paper 2?

  8. Tara says:

    If a candidate has passed in
    2017 and appearing for
    improvement in 2019. Is he eligible for jee paper 2?

  9. Sandesh says:

    I am giving my 12 from state board can I then also give jee

  10. Priyesh says:

    If I am already studying in nit can I again take admission into another nit by giving jee main 2019

  11. Anubhav says:

    Hi sir
    Now i am studying +2 and i am having problem that when i want to fill application for exam in thus month or in February

  12. vishal says:

    sir i have passed 12th in 2017 with 66 percentage and only 40 marks in math IN GENRAL CATEGORY .am i elegible for JEE?

  13. sohrab khan says:

    I have passed class 10th in 2015 and 12th in 2017 but i given 12th improvment exam in 2018. So what should i write the passing year of class 12th in jee main 2019 form??

  14. Jagruti says:

    My birthdate is 8-11-2000..If i give 12th board exam in 2019,then Can I eligible for jee advanced in 2020?

  15. Vishma Das says:

    How many maximum attempts?

  16. uday says:

    Can I apply for JEE along with 1st year in
    Please reply me…

  17. Ananya singh says:

    I have scored 62% in state board exam can o eligible. for jee advance

  18. Abhishek Roy says:

    My 12th 2018 Mark is 283 I’m applying jee main form… please answer me…

  19. Tausif Nawaz says:

    I have passed 12th boards in 2018 but can’t score 75% so i am appearing for improvement this year in 2019, what should I fill in my year of passing column. 2018 or 2019?

  20. Divya says:

    Sir I’ve passed class 12 in 2018 and I’m a dropper studying for neet.and now I want to write her mains 2019 also is it possible?

  21. GB says:

    For how many times one can appear jee if passed+2 in 2018

  22. Shruti says:

    In b arch ….contain only maths or physic or chemistry both?

  23. Abcd says:

    If I rank good in jee main then in which colleges will I get chance to admit?

  24. Saurabh gautam says:

    Sir 12 me kitana percentage chhe ye her mains ke liye

  25. Aniket sutar says:

    If I’m just passad diploma in architecture. So can I eligible for apply b arch addmition. With nata test

  26. Sujeet kumar says:

    According to new rules of NTA , Maximum how many times a student can apply for jee mains ??

  27. Camelia says:

    I passed my 12th exam in 2018 with 43% in PCM. Can I get admission in any government college for B.Arch

  28. Amol jaggi says:

    I have applied for paper one.can I also apply for paper 2 today.what should I do

  29. ANKITA says:

    sir i will appear 12th exam this year. can i apply for jee main?

  30. Shekhar says:

    What is date for correction in jee main application form?

  31. kashyap says:

    sir, im in final year of diploma/polytechnic so can i get admission in btech 1st year through Jee mains??

  32. Steephan says:

    I am +2 pass for 2014
    Science group You can tell me about to I am eligible for JEE Advance Main Exam ……

  33. i yasas says:

    sir which bank account number can i use???? only government or private

  34. siddiqparveen says:

    Can the present 12th studying students can write Jee main paper 2??

  35. abhishek Sharma says:

    Sir I am pass 12th class In 2018 but my percentage is 71.20% can I gave jee main exam

  36. Anchal bhadauriya says:

    Sir 1am passed out class12 2016 I fill jee main form

  37. Rajveer says:

    I give 12th by cbse in 2018 and failed now i am giving my 12th exam from state board open schooling in same year can i apply for jee mains 2019.
    Plz reply

  38. Samrat yadav says:

    Sir, Mai 12th UP board see pass Kiya h Kya Mai apply Kar sakta hu jeemains k liye

  39. kapil says:

    sir, i am a foreign national student, i passed 10th class from RBSE ,can i apply for JEE Advance 2019 directly ?

  40. Vijaya Lakshmi says:

    Sir,I am studying inter second year I applied for the jee mains I applied for both the paper what are the books we have to read to attempt the paper 2 exam…

  41. Kushal says:

    my d.o.b. is 15 jan 2001 i am appearing in class 12 can i attend jee mains 2020

  42. Martin says:

    What should I apply to get B.arch course in IIT’s.If I apply JEE MAIN paper 2 then in which colleges I will get admission?

  43. Saurav kumar gupta says:

    I passed 12th class in 2018. & scored 63.8% .then in 2019 IIT EXAM I WILL GOT GOOD MARKS THEN I’LL WILL BE ELIGIBILITY FOR TAKING ADMISSION IN IIT ,NIT COLLEGE .THEN WHILE TAKING ADMISSION MY 12th PERCENTAGE MARKS will create any problem or not?

  44. Manju says:

    Sir my date of birth is 09-10-2001 may Iapply this jee mains 2019 form

  45. Nihal says:

    I just applied for jee exam 2019 for paper2 Can I change that the paper2 to paper1

  46. Arun says:

    Sir, I have passed 12th class from UP board in year 2016.
    Sir, can I eligible from JEE MAINS 2019 .

  47. Nada says:

    In10+2 mathematics is failed in 2018 and rest 5 subject are passed and im giving compartment exam for math at march 2019. Can i apply for this jee main exam? Pls rply me

  48. shaik Eajas says:

    When did hall tickets will be relaese

  49. Anjali says:

    What is Jee 2

  50. Steve says:

    How to study aerospace

  51. Chiragni Bilval says:

    I had completed my 12 in year 2015.can i apply for jee main 2019?

  52. Pranith says:

    Good morning,
    Hello sir, I got 55% in intermediate. Can I apply for jee mains paper 2?
    Do I elgible for it?

  53. Kamal says:

    I am choose paper 1st for only and be is I have to give to papers in exame

Leave a comment