The JEE Main 2024 examination date has been officially revealed by the National Testing Agency. This examination will be divided into two sessions. The first session is scheduled to take place from January 24, 2024, to February 1, 2024. The second session will commence on April 1, 2024, and run through April 15, 2024. The agency will release the notification for these sessions shortly.


JEE Main 2024


The Joint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main) is a significant national-level undergraduate examination conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). This examination serves a dual purpose by facilitating admission into prestigious institutions such as National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), and Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs). Additionally, it acts as a qualifying test for the JEE Advanced examination. JEE Main 2024 will be conducted in two sessions, featuring different modes of examination. Paper-1 will be a computer-based test, while Paper-2 will comprise three sections, with Mathematics and Aptitude assessed through computer-based tests, and the Planning section evaluated similarly. For the Drawing test in the B.Arch program, a pen-and-paper-based format will be used. Aspiring candidates can apply online for the examination through the official web portals: and

Name of the ExaminationJoint Entrance Examination Main (JEE Main)
Examination Conducting BodyNational Testing Agency (NTA)
Purpose of the Examination- Admission into NITs, IIITs, CFTIs
 - Qualifying exam for JEE Advanced
CategoryUndergraduate Examination
Level of ExamNational-level exam
Number of Sessions2
NTA JEE Main 2024 Mode of Exam- Paper-1: Computer-based test
 - Paper-2:
 - Mathematics & Aptitude – computer-based test
 - Planning section – computer-based test
 - Drawing test (B.Arch) – pen-and-paper-based exam
Mode of ApplicationOnline application
Official Web Portal-


What is the Exam Date for JEE Main 2024?


SessionImportant EventsDates
Session 1Online Submission of Application FormNovember 1, 2023, to November 30, 2023
 Last Date for Successful Transaction of FeeNovember 30, 2023 (up to 11:50 P.M.)
 Announcement of Exam CityBy the second week of January 2024
 Admit Card Download3 days before the actual date of the Exam
 Dates of ExaminationJanuary 24 to February 1, 2024
 Declaration of ResultFebruary 12, 2024
Session 2Online Submission of Application FormFebruary 2, 2024, to March 2, 2024
 Last Date for Successful Transaction of FeeMarch 2, 2024 (up to 11:50 P.M.)
 Announcement of Exam CityBy the third week of March 2024
 Admit Card Download3 days before the actual date of the Exam
 Dates of ExaminationApril 1 to April 15, 2024
 Declaration of ResultApril 25, 2024



What is the Eligibility Criteria? 


Age Limit: There is no specific age limit.

Educational Qualification: Candidates must have successfully completed their 10+2 or an equivalent examination from a recognized board. Those who have either passed the 12th board examination in 2022 or 2023 or are planning to appear for it in 2024 are also eligible.

Subjects in the Qualifying Exam: Candidates should have cleared the following subjects in their qualifying examination:




Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, or a Technical vocational subject

Any other subject

Admission Criteria for NITs, IITs, and CFTIs (B.Tech/B.Arch/B.Plan): To be eligible for these programs, candidates should either have a minimum of 75 percent marks (65 percent for SC/ST category) or be ranked in the top 20 percentile.

Admission Criteria for B.Arch in Institutes other than NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs: For B.Arch programs outside of NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs, candidates are required to have a minimum of 50 percent aggregate marks in Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics in their 10+2 or equivalent examinations.


How to Fill the Application Form? 


Step 1 - Registration

Visit the official website Click on “JEE(Main) 2024 Registration open” given in the latest news section. Apply for Online Registration.


Step 2 – Filling the form

Name of the Candidate 

Guardian Name 

Date of Birth 


Identity Proof 


Contact Details 



Step 3 – Uploading Images

Candidate photograph 

Candidate signature 

Address proof 

Category certificate (if applicable) 

PwD certificate (if applicable)


Step 4 – Payment of Application Fee


Step 5 – Take a Printout


How to Download Admit Card for JEE Main 2024?


To obtain the JEE Main 2024 admit card, follow these steps:

Step 1 – Visit the website: Go to

Step 2 – Access Notifications: On the homepage, locate the "Notifications" section.

Step 3 – Select Admit Card Link: Click on the link for JEE Main 2024 admit card.

Step 4 – Enter Required Information: A new window will open, where you should enter the necessary credentials.

Step 5 – Submit: Click on the "Submit" button.

Step 6 – View Admit Card: The admit card will be displayed on the screen.

Step 7 – Download and Save: Download the admit card and save it.

Step 8 – Take a Printout: Finally, print a copy of the admit card for your records.


The Fee for JEE(Main) - 2024 per Session



Know the Exam Pattern for JEE Main 2024 


The JEE Main 2024 examination offers three distinct papers, each catering to different academic pursuits:


Paper 1: Geared towards candidates aspiring to pursue BE or B. Tech courses.

Paper 2A: Tailored for candidates interested in B. Arch courses.

Paper 2B: Specifically designed for those seeking admission to B. Planning courses.


In more depth, JEE Main 2024 Paper 1 evaluates candidates in the subjects of physics, chemistry, and mathematics. Paper 2A focuses on assessing candidates in mathematics, aptitude, and drawing. Meanwhile, Paper 2B presents questions related to mathematics, aptitude, and planning, offering a comprehensive evaluation to cater to candidates with diverse educational objectives.


ParticularsB. ArchB. TechB. Planning
Total number of questions82 Questions90 Questions105 Questions
Total Marks400 Marks300 Marks400 Marks
SectionsMathematics, Aptitude & DrawingMathematics, Physics, & ChemistryMathematics, Aptitude and Planning
Number of Questions
  • Multiple Choice Questions: 30 Objective Type (Mathematics) and 10 questions with answers as numerical values.
  • Note: Out of the10 questions, candidates need to answer only 5 questions.
  • Aptitude- 50 MCQs
  • Drawing- 2 questions
  • Multiple Choice Questions: 30 Objective Type 10 Questions with answers as a numerical value, with equal weightage to mathematics, chemistry, and physics.
  • Note: Out of the10 questions, candidates need to answer only 5 questions
  • Multiple Choice Questions: 20 Objective Type (Mathematics) and 10 Questions with answer as a numerical value.
  • Note: Out of the10 questions, candidates need to answer only 5 questions.

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs): 50 Objective Type (Aptitude Test)

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs): 25 Objective Type (Planning Based Questions)

Section-Wise number of Marks

Mathematics-100 Marks

Aptitude- 200 Marks

Drawing- 100 Marks

  • Mathematics- 100 Marks
  • Physics- 100 Marks
  • Chemistry- 100 Marks
  • Mathematics- 100 Marks
  • Aptitude- 200 Marks
  • Planning- 100 Marks


JEE Main 2024 Preparation Tips 


Here are some preparation tips for JEE Main 2024:

  • Access Syllabus and Exam Pattern: Begin by downloading the official syllabus and understanding the exam pattern.
  • Study Material and Books: Acquire the recommended study material and books endorsed by All India rank holders and mentors.
  • Create a Study Schedule: Develop a structured study schedule that aligns with your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Effective Time Management: Efficiently manage your time to cover all subjects and topics.
  • Allocate Time for Revision: Dedicate time for revisiting previously studied materials to reinforce your understanding.
  • Practice with Past Papers: Solve past years question papers and sample papers to get a feel for the exam format and challenge.
  • Online Mock Tests: Take advantage of online mock tests to simulate exam conditions and gauge your readiness.



We hope that this article has provided you with valuable insights into the JEE Main 2024 examination. It is important to note that the exam will be conducted in two sessions. To stay up-to-date with the latest information, candidates are advised to regularly visit the official website for any forthcoming updates.