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JEE Main 2020: Exam Date, Pattern & Eligibility Criteria 

JEE Main 2020 Exam Dates has been released. Applications will be started from 2nd September 2019. It will be organized by the newly formulated body National Testing Agency. This is a national level screening test conducted every year to offer admission into B.E, B.Tech, B.Plan and B.Arch programmes. As per the decision of HRD Ministry, the entrance test of JEE Main from the year 2019 onwards is being held twice in the months of January and April.

 JEE Main 2020 Exam Dates Jan & April Attempt

Examination Joint Entrance Examination(Main) January-2020
Mode of Examination Computer Based Examination
Registration Dates 2nd to 30thSeptember, 2019
Downloading of Admit Cards 6th December, 2019
Dates of Examinations 6th to 11th January, 2020
Date of Announcing Result 31stJanuary, 2020
Examination Joint Entrance Examination(Main) April-2020
Mode of Examination Computer Based Examination
Registration Dates 7th February to 7th March, 2020
Downloading of Admit Cards 16th March, 2020
Dates of Examinations 3rd to 9th April, 2020
Date of Announcing Result 30th April, 2020
To prepare for the exam, you can practice last year's question paper, Video solutions & Detailed analysis Prepared by Resonance Expert - Download Now.
2019 JEE Main January Attempt detailed text & video solutions are available here  
2019 JEE Main April Attempt detailed text & video solutions are available here
2018 JEE Main detailed text & video solutions are available here

JEE Main 2020 Eligibility Criteria

General Eligibility:

  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidate must have passed their 10+2 level exams or its equivalent from a recognized board or university.
  • Diploma Holders: Candidates who are holding diploma can also apply for admission but only in IITs.
  • Qualifying Subjects: Candidate in their 12th level must have passed with at least of five mandatory subjects  Physics, Mathematics along with any one from the Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology or any other technical vocational.
  • Total Attempts: There will be no attempt limit to apply for this test.
  • Appearing Candidates: Candidates who are appearing for their Class 12th exams can also apply.
  • Year of Appearance: Candidates passing their 12th level exam in the year 2018 or 2019 are only eligible to apply. Also, those appearing in their 12th level in the year 2020 are also eligible to apply.
A total of 29934 students of Resonance achieved success in JEE Main 2019, which is the HIGHEST selection from any institute of India.
From which 12483 classroom students are qualified for JEE Advanced from JEE Main, which is also the HIGHEST classroom selection from any institute of India.

JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern

  • Exam Date: JEE Main 2020 January Session entrance test will be conducted from 6th to 11th January 2020. The April Session exam will be held from 3rd to 9th April 2020.
  • Exam Mode: The entrance test will be organized in online CBT mode. However, the drawing test in Paper II will be held in offline.
  • Number of Papers: The entrance exam will be held in two papers  Paper I and Paper II. Paper I will be held for admission into B.E/B.Tech programme while Paper II will be held for admission into B.Arch and B.Plan programmes.
  • Number of Questions: In Paper I, the question paper will consist of total 90 questions. Whereas, in Paper II the question paper will contain total of 82 questions.
  • Type of Questions: The questions in both the papers will be of objective type. However, the drawing test of paper II will contain subjective type.
  • Language Medium: The question paper will be available in English, Hindi, Gujarati & some other state languages.
  • Time Duration: The time duration to complete the paper will be of 3 hours. Extra time of 1 hour will be provided to candidates with 40% disability (PwD candidates).
  • Total Marks: Paper I will be of total 360 marks. While, paper II will be of total 390 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: 4 marks will be given for every correct answer. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
National Testing Agency (NTA) released a Press Release for Schedule of Examinations 2019-20 Download here
Resonance Admission for session 2019-20 through ResoFAST (Resonance Forward Admission cum Scholarship Test)
Target :  JEE Main, JEE Advanced, NEET/AIIMS, Pre Foundation, Commerece/CLAT
Scholarship up to 90%
Test Dates - 25th August, 2 & 22 September 2019



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