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NTA JEE Main 2019 Exam Pattern

Examination Pattern for JEE main 2019

  • Admission criteria to Undergraduate Engineering Programs at NITs, IIITs, Other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions, Institutions funded by participating State Governments, and other Institutions shall include the performance in the class 12/equivalent qualifying Examination and in the Joint Entrance Exam, JEE (Main)
  • The Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) of JEE (Main) will also be an eligibility test for the JEE (Advanced), which the candidate has to take if he/she is aspiring for admission to the undergraduate programmes offered by the IITs
  • The States of Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland and Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system. Therefore, the candidates seeking admission to the institutions in these states, which were earlier admitting based on their State Level Exam, are also advised to fill in the JEE (Main) - 2019 application form online


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Type of Exam

  • The examination will comprise of two papers, i.e. Paper 1 (for B.E/B.Tech) and Paper 2 (for B.Arch/B.Planing). The detailed JEE Main Exam Pattern for both papers is mentioned below:
  • The examination will be organized in online (computer based) mode.
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  • Type of Questions (Paper 1): The question paper will comprise of objective type questions.
  • Type of Questions (Paper 2): Mathematics and aptitude section will be of objective type questions and drawing test will be subjective. The total exam duration will be three hours.
  • The question paper will be asked in English and Hindi language for all exam cities and English, Hindi and Gujarati languages for exam cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli.
  • Four marks will be provided for each correct answer. One mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

No. of Questions
For Paper 1 (BE/B.Tech):

  • Chemistry - 30 No. of Questions &120 Maxi. Marks
  • Physics - 30 No. of Questions & 120 Maxi. Marks
  • Mathematics - 30 No. of Questions & 120 Maxi. Marks
  • Total - 90 No. of Questions &360 Maxi. Marks

Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan)

  • Mathematics - 30 No. of Questions & 120 Maxi. Marks
  • Aptitude Test - 50 No. of Questions &200 Maxi. Marks
  • Drawing Test - 02 No. of Questions &70 Maxi. Marks
  • Total - 82 No. of Questions &390 Maximum Marks

Timing of Exam

Paper-I (For B.E. /B.Tech) [Subject: Mathematics, Physics & Chemistry] - Computer Based Test (CBT) mody Only
First Shift: 09.30 am to 12.30 pm
Second Shift: 02.30 pm to 05.30 pm

Paper-II (For B.Arch./B.Planing) [Subject: Mathematics, Part-I Aptitude Test Part-II] - Computer Based Test (CBT) mody Only
First Shift/Second Shift: Will be held in one shift only
Drawing Test Part II: Pen and Paper Based (offline) mode to be attempted on Drawing Sheet

Also See :

JEE Main 2019 Notification

JEE Main 2019 Eligibility Criteria

JEE Main Application Dates 2019

State Wise list of JEE Main 2019 Exam Centers

JEE Mains 2019 Participating Engineering Colleges