JEE Main Important Dates 2019

Still no date has been released. But; as per the previous year exam trends, the following trends can be expected as follows.

Events Dates 
Release of JEE Main 2019 official notification November 2019
Online Application/registration process will commence from December 2019
Facility for corrections in Images will available from December 2019
Last date for Online Application process 1 st week of January 2019
Closing date of application fee payment January 2019
Correction Window live on January 2019
Admit Card will be available from 3rd or 4th week of March 2019
JEE Main 2019 offline exam date 1st week of April 2019
JEE Main 2019 online exam  date 1st week of April 2019
Availability of answer key & OMR Sheet 2nd week of April 2019
Announcement of JEE MAIN 2019 Result 4th week of April 2019

The above schedule exam dates are tentative stay updated with us for the latest news. As soon as the conducting body declared the exam dates we will update it on our systems.

JEE Main 2019 Highlights

Event Detail
Exam Name Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2019
Conducting Authority Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE)
Exam Level National Level
Category of Examination Undergraduate (UG)
Mode of Exam Online and Offline
Duration of Examination 3 hours
Paper I B.Tech / B.E.
Paper II B.Arch / B.Planning
Purpose of Examination Qualifying examination for admissions into NITs, IITs, and GFTI.

Qualifying Test for JEE Advanced which provides admissions into IITs.

Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Total Marks 360
Total Number of Questions in Paper 90 Questions (30 Questions each in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)
Marking Scheme 4 marks will be allotted for each correct response.

For each incorrect response, 1 mark will be deducted.

Selection Process Admission through JoSAA counseling on the basis of the applicant’s All India Rank

 

JEE Main 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The general eligibility criteria for JEE Main is that the candidate should be class 12th pass with minimum 75% marks. Other important eligibility criteria are mentioned below:

Age Criteria:

  • Only those applicants whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1994 are eligible to write the JEE Main Exam.
  • However, relaxation is provided in case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) applicants. The board relaxes upper age limit for the mentioned categories by 5 years, i.e. SC, ST and PwD applicants who are born on or after October 01, 1988 are eligible.
  • Please note that date of birth recorded in CBSE mark sheets or equivalent will be considered.

Educational Qualification Criteria:

  • Applicants who have passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2016 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2020 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2019.
  • Applicants must have studied and written exams for at least five subjects in class 12th/ qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing Exam.
  • The Applicants who have taken only four subjects are not eligible to write JEE (Main) 2019.

No. of Attempts given to applicants:

The number of attempts which applicants can take is limited to 3. In the past, this was not counted but now onwards it will be counted and the same thing is been also applied for JEE Advanced 2019. You can only apply for JEE Advanced 2019 two times in the same consecutive year.

JEE Main Application form

The application process follows three stages which are given as follows:

  • Filling all the basic information
  • Uploading images
  • Submitting Application Fee

Before filling the application form you must have the following documents:

  • Scanned Copies of photograph, signature
  • Class 10th and 12th related information
  • Credit Card/Debit Card
  • Aadhaar Card

Stage I:

Filling the Application Form:

  • The first step is to register for the exam on the official website.
  • On the homepage, click on the “Apply for JEE (Main) – 2019”
  • Click on “New Candidate Registration”.
  • Enter details like Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, State of Eligibility etc.
  • After you fill the required information, submit the application form.
  • An application number will be generated. This number is crucial as it would be required for all the further communications.

Stage – II

Uploading scanned images

  • After registration, applicants would be required to upload the scanned images of photograph, signature.
  • All the scanned images need to be in jpg/jpeg format only.
  • Size of the photograph should be between 4 kb and 40 kb.
  • The signature image should be between 1 kb and 30 kb.
  • Dimension for the photograph: 3.5 cm (width) x 4.5 cm (Height) only.
  • The signature should be in between 3.5 cm (length) x 1.5 cm (Height) only.

Stage – III

Submitting Application Fee

  • After uploading the images, applicants have to pay the application fees online through Debit/Credit Card or Net Banking. The fees differ for online and offline mode and reservation relaxation applies to categories
  • If the candidate is using Credit Card to pay JEE Main 2019 application fee, 1.20% of the examination fee will be charged additionally along with service tax as applicable
  • In case, a candidate is using Debit Card to pay JEE Main 2019 exam fee, a fee of 0.75% of the examination fee will be charged additionally along with taxes for exam fee up to INR 2000 and 1% + taxes for examination fee more than INR 2000
  • A candidate using SBI Buddy will be charged INR 20/- per transaction plus the service tax as applicable
  • Using Paytm will cost 1.50% of the examination fee plus the service tax as applicable
  • The board also accepts application fee through E-challan. For the same, aspirants need to download the e-challan generated after the submission of online application form. Applicants will be able to download the acknowledgment page once the fees are paid

JEE Main 2019 Application Fee

The application fee varies for all applicants. It depends on over their Category and Gender.

Offline Exam (Pen or Paper Based)
Paper/Category Paper I or II Paper I and II Both Paper I or II Paper I and II both
Exam center in India Exam Centre in out of India
General/OBCs

(Boys)

1000 1800 2500 3800
SC/ST/PwD/All Girls 500 900 1250 1900
Online Mode (Computer Based)
Paper/Category Paper I or II Paper I and II Both Paper I or II Paper I and II both
General/OBCs

(Boys)

500 1300 2500 3800
SC/ST/PwD/All Girls 250 650 1250 1900
  • The applicants can submit their fee through credit card, debit card, and e-challan.
  • Applicants those who are choosing e-challan mode would have to pay Syndicate/ICICI/HDFC/Canara Bank in cash.

JEE Main Form Correction

Applicants who have successfully submitted their Application Form can make corrections in their application in January 2019. The conducting board, CBSE will release the Application correction for the applicants who made some errors while filling the form.

  • Correction is limited to particular sections only
  • Details such as Academic details cannot be corrected

Applicants should avoid typing errors and should keep the documents aside while filling the form.

JEE Main 2019 Admit Card:

To download JEE Main admit card 2019, applicants have to enter their application number, date of birth and security pin. The admit card will not be sent individually to any applicant, it would be available online. CBSE releases the admit card and it should be retained till the counseling process.

The following steps are to be followed to download admit card of JEE Main 2019.

  • The link to download JEE Main 2019 Admit Card will be available on the official website.
  • The system will redirect you to the admit card portal.
  • Enter JEE Main 2019 Application Number, Date of Birth and Security Pin in the admit card window
  • Click on “Submit” button.
  • Check the admit card on your computer screen.
  • Ensure all the details are correct before taking a print out.