JEE Main 2024: Exam Dates, Admit Card, Eligibility and More

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JEE Main 2024 Dates for session 1 and session 2 are announced. The National Testing Agency is the conducting body of the NTA JEE Mains 2024 exam. According to the released schedule, the session 1 exam will be conducted from 24 January to 1 February 2024. All candidates who have submitted their application form before the last date can appear for the exam. 

Aspirants of JEE Main 2024 exam need to keep in mind that JEE Main Admit Card 2024 will be available in the third week of January 2024. The National Testing Agency will soon activate the direct link to download the hall ticket for the Join Entrance Exam. In this blog, we have mentioned detailed information about this most popular Engineering Entrance exam. Before that, we have mentioned an overview of JEE Mains exam.

Name of ExamJoint Entrance Exam Main (JEE Main)
Exam Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency
Exam FrequencyTwice a Year
Exam Duration3 Hours (180 Minutes)
Total Marks300 Marks
Exam Medium13 Languages
Examination CategoryUndergraduate Level Exam
Purpose of ExamTo get admissions IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs
Mode of ExaminationComputer-based
JEE Main 2024 Exam Date24 January 2024 to 1 February 2024 (Session-1)1 April 2024 to 15 April 2024 (Session-2)
Courses offeredBTech, BArch and BPlan
JEE Main Official

JEE Main 2024 Exam Latest Update

According to the official information, the application window for session 1 is closed now. Aspirants who have submitted their application form, waiting for JEE Main 2024 Admit card. Also, the National Testing Agency is all set to accept applications for session 2.

JEE Main 2024

The Join Entrance Examination Main is the most popular upcoming government exam for getting admission in government-approved engineering colleges. Also, some famous private engineering colleges in India, offer B.Tech, B.Arch and B.Plan admission on the basis of the score of JEE Mains exam. Every year lakhs of students apply for this exam. To manage the crowd and for the smooth process of the exam, NTA conducts this exam in two separate sessions.

It is an eligibility test for Joint Entrance Exam Advanced exam which is conducted for offering admission to IITs. The National Testing Agency conducts this CBT mode test across the country and some cities abroad. Aspirants can check the latest notification, JEE Main Syllabus and more on the official website (

JEE Mains 2024 Notification

The NTA released the official information bulletin for JEE Main 2024 in PDF format on official website. This bulletin contains information about exam dates, syllabus, eligibility, application process and all other necessary details. Students can download the PDF of JEE Mains exam 2024 information bulletin with the link mentioned below.

Download Joint Entrance Exam Main 2024 Information Bulletin

JEE Main 2024 Exam Dates

The National Testing Agency released the complete exam schedule in the information bulletin. Check the exam schedule for JEE Main 2024 and start preparing for the examination now.

Joint Entrance Exam Main 2023 Exam Dates

Session 1 Exam Dates

Online Submission of Application Form01 November 2023 to 30 November 2023
( up to 09:00 P.M. )
Last date to Apply for JEE Mains 2024 (Session -1)30 November 2023 ( up to 11:50 P.M. )
Announcement of the City of ExaminationBy the second week of January 2024
Downloading Admit Cards from the NTA website3 days before the actual date of the
JEE Mains 2024 Exam Date (Session-1)From 24 January and
01 February 2024
Declaration of Result12 February 2024

Also Read: JEE Main Score vs Percentile

Session 2 Exam Dates

Online Submission of Application Form02 February 2024 to 02 March 2024
( up to 09:00 P.M. )
Last date to Apply for JEE Mains 2024 (Session -2)02 March 2024
( up to 11:50 P.M. )
Announcement of the City of ExaminationBy the third week of March 2024
Downloading Admit Cards from the NTA website03 days before the actual date of the
Dates of Examination (Session-2)Between 01 April and 15 April 2024
Declaration of Result25 April 2024

JEE Main 2024 Exam Pattern

Knowledge of JEE Main Exam Pattern is mandatory for the aspirants who are preparing for this exam. This will help you to make a strategy for the upcoming Joint Entrance Examination. Students can find information, such as types of questions, marking schemes and more. There are three papers in the exam – Paper 1, Paper 2A, and Paper 2B.

Paper 1 is for the candidates of BE/ BTech courses, Paper 2A is for the candidates of the BArch course and Paper 2B is for the candidates of the BPlanning course.

ParticularsPaper 1Paper 2APaper 2B
Mode of examOnline ModeOnline ModeOnline Mode
Subject CoveredPhysics, Chemistry and MathsMathematics, General Aptitude, DrawingMathematics, General Aptitude, Planning
Question TypeMultiple-Choice QuestionsMultiple-Choice QuestionsMultiple-Choice Questions
Number of Question9082105
Duration3 Hours3 Hours3 Hours
Marking Scheme+4 for Correct Answer
-1 for Incorrect Answer
+4 for Correct Answer
-1 for Incorrect Answer
+4 for Correct Answer
-1 for Incorrect Answer

JEE Mains Syllabus 2024

The National Testing Agency released the JEE Mains Exam Syllabus with the notification. It consists of the list of subject-wise topics from class 11th and 12th. Recently the exam conducting body of Joint Entrance Examination changed the syllabus for the exam. Below, we have mentioned the direct link of new syllabus for JEE Mains exam.

Download JEE Mains Exam Syllabus 2024 PDF

JEE Main 2024 Application Process

Submitting the application is the first step to appear in the Join Entrance Exam. Exam coducting body opens the application window before the final exam. The last date to submit the application for JEE Session 1 Exam was 30 November 2023. Now, NTA will accept the session 2 registration from 02 February to 2024.

The registration process for this exam is mentioned in the information bulletin. It is mandatory that you follow every step of application process to avoid rejection. Below, we have mentioned step-by step process to submit the application of JEE Mains exam.

How to Apply?

  • Candidates need to visit the official website of NTA Joint Entrance Exam and start the registration process
  • Create new user ID and submit all required information in the application form.
  • Uploading scanned images of candidate’s photo and signature.
  • Payment of JEE Mains 2024 registration fees according to your category.

Registration Fees

  • Male candidates of Unreserved/ EWS/OBC category- INR 1,000
  • Female candidates in the Unreserved/EWS/OBC category- INR 800
  • SC/ST/PwD/Transgender category candidates – INR 500

JEE Main Admit Card 2024

The Hall ticket of JEE Mains exam 2024 is one of the most important documents. Candidates need to submit their application form successfully only then they can download the JEE Main Admit Card. The NTA will release the admit card one week before the exam date.

How to Prepare for JEE Mains Exam?

To prepare for JEE Main exam 2024, you need to follow expert suggested guidance or take help of coaching institute. To beat the tough competition of this exam, it is important that you do everything that keep you ahead of everyone. Candidates can prepare for JEE Main exam without coaching if they follow a strict study plan daily. Below, we have mentioned 5 tips to ace this exam and score maximum.

  1. Understand the updated Syllabus and Pattern
  2. Prepare a timetable for study and make notes
  3. NCERT Books is the best study material
  4. Attempt Mock Tests and PYQ
  5. Revision is the key to success.

Best Books to Prepare for JEE Mains Exam

Below, we have mentioned some books to prepare for JEE Mains exam. These books are easily available in the market, students can buy them easily. Here, students need to keep in mind one thing that they buy books with latest edition to avoid any mistake in books. Check the list of books below

  1. NCERT – Maths XI and XII
  2. S. L. Loney – Trigonometry
  3. NCERT Books – Class 11 and Class 12
  4. Numerical Chemistry by P. Bahadur
  5. H.C. Verma – Concepts of Physics Vol I and II
  6. I.E. Irodov – Problems in General Physics

Previous Year Question Papers

Previous year question papers are the best tool for you to do self-evaluation of your exam preparation. Several websites offer JEE Main Previous year question papers PDF online so you can practice according to your time. This will also help you to understand changes in question asking pattern.

Mock Test

The National Testing Agency released a Mobile app named National Test Abhyas that offers student a platform to do revsion. This app works with AI technology that access your preparation so well and gives you relatime insights.

JEE Mains Result 2024

The National Testing Agency releases the JEE Main exam result after few weeks of exam. The exam conducting body will release the results of session 1 and 2 separately on 12 February and 25 April this year respectively. Candidates need to have all the details/ credentials for checking the scorecard on official website of NTA.

JEE Mains Cut Off 2024

Cut off score is the minimum score required to get into merit list. The NTA releases the cutoff after the exam along with results. Candidates who will score equal to or more than the JEE Mains eam cut off. Also, students can check the All India Rank, category rank and the qualifying status for JEE Advanced after cut off announcement.


What is JEE Main Exam?

The Joint Entrance Examination (Mains) is the most famous entrance test for getting B.Tech/BArch/BPlan admission offered by government or private engineering colleges across the country. NTA is the conducting body of this exam.

How can i select the exam centres for Join Entrance Exam?

To select the JEE Main exam centres, candidates need to complete the registration process.

What are the best books to prepare for JEE 2024?

Below, we have mentioned some of the well reviewed books to prepare for Join Entrance Exam 2024. Check out below:
1. NCERT – Maths XI and XII
2. S. L. Loney – Trigonometry
3. NCERT Books – Class 11 and Class 12
4. H.C. Verma – Concepts of Physics Vol I and II

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