New Delhi: The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released answers to a list of FAQs, asked by candidates for the upcoming JEE Main exam 2021, scheduled to be conducted in 4 sessions. The first session of the exam is scheduled to begin from February 23. Also Read - JEE Main 2021: NTA Asks Students to Beware of Fake Website, Candidates Must Access jeemain.nta.nic.in

The NTA has addressed concern about the number of attempts, the new format of JEE Main 2021, application fees, exam center, and others. Also Read - Amazon Academy: Amazon India Starts Virtual Platform to Offer Training on JEE For Students

Take a look at some of the FAQs here: Also Read - NEET 2021: When Will Medical Entrance Test be Held? Will Govt Increase Number of Attempts Like JEE 2021? Nishank Answers

What will be the advantages of Multiple Sessions in JEE (Main)-2021? 

The advantages of Multiple Sessions in JEE (Main)-2021 are as follows:

  1. This will give multiple opportunities to the candidates to improve their scores in the examination if they fail to give their best in one attempt.
  2. In first attempt, the students will get a firsthand experience of taking an examination and will know their mistakes which they can
    improve while attempting for the next time.
  3. This will reduce the chances of dropping a year and droppers would not have to waste a full year.
  4. If anyone missed the examination due to reasons beyond control (such as Board examination), then he/she will not have to wait for one full year.
  5. A candidate need not appear in all the four Sessions. However, if candidate appears in more than one Session then his/her best of
    the 2021 NTA Scores will be considered for preparation of Merit List/ Ranking.

What is the mode of examination?

JEE (Main) 2021 Examination will be held in “Computer Based Test” (CBT) Mode only, except that the Drawing Test for B.Arch. will be held in “Pen & Paper” (offline) mode.

Has NTA changed the syllabus of JEE (Main)-2021?

No, the syllabus of JEE (Main) 2021 is same as that of the last year. However, keeping in view the decision taken by different Boards all over India, NTA has decided that there will be a total of 90 Questions in the Question Paper and the candidate will be required to attempt 75 questions only. There will be no negative marking for 15 optional questions.

Can fees be paid together for four Sessions?

Yes, fees can be paid for all 4 Session(s) (February/March/April/May) at the same time.

Click here to check the complete set of questions

Earlier on December 16, the NTA started the online registration process for Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 2021. The last date to register online is January 16, 2021.