Everything you need to know about JEE 2021

The JEE, the Joint Entrance Examination, is undergoing a few changes from 2021. Here are the 6 key facts that students and parents need to know about the JEE 2021 -

- India’s Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has announced the dates of JEE Main 2021. The engineering entrance exam will be held from February 23 to 26.

- From 2021 onwards, the JEE Mains date will be held four times in a year - February, March, April, and May.

- The pattern of the question paper has also been changed. From JEE 2021, no negative marking will be done in the 15 alternative questions. Students must attempt 75 questions out of the total 90 that will be in the exam paper. This means that they must attempt 25 questions out of the 30 in each section (namely Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics).

- The JEE 2021 will be held in 13 languages, including, English, Hindi, Urdu, Tamil, Bengali, Marathi, Gujarati, Kannada, Assamese, Punjabi, Odia, Telugu, and Malayalam.

- The National Testing Agency (NTA) will administer the ranking process. Even if a student appears in all four sessions of the exam, the NTA will evaluate them on the basis of their best performance out of the four.

- The student can register for the exam till January 16. The fees for the same can be paid online till January 17 (jeemain.nta.nic.in). Students who have cleared their plus 2 with a minimum of 5 subjects can apply for the engineering entrance exam.

- With regards to the syllabus of JEE Mains 2021, notably, there will be no change in the JEE Main 2021 syllabus.

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