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JEE Main 2019 Exam Pattern

By: Sakshi Awasthi on October 09, 2018

The JEE Main Exam Pattern has been announced by the NTA. JEE Main Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be conducted in two individual shifts.

Things to Know About JEE Main Exam Pattern:

  • JEE Main examination comprises of two papers i.e. Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Paper 1 will be for candidates aspiring to seek admission in B.Tech./B.E.
  • Paper 2 will be for candidates aspiring to seek admission in B.Arch/B.Planning.
  • Paper 1 will be held online i.e. in computer-based mode.
  • Paper 2 will be partly computer-based and party paper-and-pen-based. It will be computer-based for mathematics & aptitude test whereas paper-and-pen-based for drawing test.
  • Paper 1 will be based on Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics.
  • Paper 2 will be based on Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing skills.

Parameters

JEE Main Paper 1

JEE Main Paper 2

Mode of Examination

  • Computer-based Test
  • Computer-based Test for Mathematics & Aptitude
  • Paper-Pen-based for Drawing test

Duration of Examination

  • 3 hours
  • 3 hours

Subjects

  • Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
  • Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing skills

Number of Questions

  • 90 questions with 30 questions in each section
  • 82 questions with 30 for mathematics, 50 for aptitude and 2 for drawing

Type of Questions

  • Multiple Choice Questions
  • Objective-type for Mathematics & Aptitude
  • Drawing section will include questions based on drawing & sketching skills

Marking Scheme

  • Four-marks awarded for each correct answer
  • One-mark deducted for each incorrect answer
  • No mark deducted for unattended questions
  • Four-marks awarded for each correct answer
  • One-mark deducted for each incorrect answer
  • No mark deducted for unattended questions

Maximum Marks

  • 360 Marks
  • 390 Marks

JEE Main Exam Pattern for Paper 1:

  • Paper 1 will be held in online mode
  • Paper 1 will carry three sections i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
  • Each section will carry 30 questions and there will be a total number of 90 questions in this section
  • The time duration of examination is 3 hours whereas the same for candidates with the disability is 4 hours.
  • The question paper will be in English and Hindi. For the candidates who are allotted examination centres in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadar & Nagar Haveli will be provided with questions in Gujarati also.
  • Each correct answer will fetch an additional 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

JEE Main Exam Pattern for Paper 2:

  • Paper 2 will carry 3 sections i.e. Mathematics, Aptitude and Drawing test. Mathematics and Aptitude test will comprise of Objective-type questions whereas Drawing Test will be Questions-based.
  • The Question Paper of JEE Main Paper 2 will carry 82 questions.
  • The time duration will be 3 hours.
  • The question paper will be in English and Hindi.
  • In Mathematics and Aptitude section each correct answer will fetch 4 marks and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. The Drawing test will be for 70 marks. 

JEE Main 2019 Syllabus

The JEE Main syllabus for Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry is as given below. Candidates who prepare for the JEE Main are required to study all the topics that are given in the JEE Main Syllabus. The JEE Main syllabus is prepared by the Body that is in charge of conducting the exam. 

JEE Main Syllabus consists of important topics covered in central Boards such as CBSE, ICSE and State Boards. The Topics that are studied in Class 11 and 12 would be included. A candidate must study Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics of Class 11 and 12 to score well in JEE Main Examination.

Following must be referred to by students in order to strengthen their JEE Main Preparation which has been detailed as below:

  • Past 14 years solved JEE Main papers
  • Mathematics material for JEE Main and JEE Advanced
  • Organic Chemistry for JEE Main
  • Inorganic Chemistry

Candidates seeking admission into B.Tech/BE courses would be required to appear in the Paper 1 of JEE Main. The candidates applying for B.Arch/B. Planning would have to appear in Paper 2. The syllabi of both the papers are different. The candidates seeking admission to both the streams have to appear in both papers of JEE Main.


JEE Main Previous Years Question Papers

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