JEE Main 2019 Exam FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Last Updated on : 06/08/2019

Question 1: How many students appeared for jee main 2019?

As per the official public notice, a total of 1,45,386 students appeared for the January 2019 session and 1,44,032 students appeared for the April 2019 session.


Question 2: What are the dates for JEE Main April 2019 session?

The JEE Main 2019 April session exam will be conducted from 7th to 12th April 2019. Check out the dates for Paper-1 and Paper-2 in the Important Dates section in the article. The exam shift timing and venue of the exam will be mentioned in the candidate’s admit card.


Question 3: Will there be a correction facility? If yes, when will it be opened for April 2019 session?

Yes, the correction window will be opened from 11th to 15th March 2019.


Question 4: Will there be any fee for making changes/corrections in the application form?

There is no fee for making changes. If the application fee increases due to changes in the category, candidates must pay the additional fee.


Question 5: What is NTA? How will it conduct JEE Main?

NTA or National Testing Agency has been formed to conduct several entrance exams, i.e. UGC NET 2019, NEET 2019, JEE Main 2019, etc. which were earlier conducted by CBSE and AICTE. From 2019, the Agency will regulate JEE Main in two editions - January and April.


Question 6: How many attempts a candidate is given to appear in the JEE Main Exam?

Every candidate will be given 3 attempts for JEE Main.


Question 7: How much is the fee for the JEE Main exam for the reserved category?

For reserved category candidates (Male or Female) appearing in Paper 1 or Paper 2, the fee is ? 500. Those appearing in Paper 1 & Paper 2 need to pay ? 900 as the application fee.


Question 8: What is the minimum percentage required in 12th class to appear for the JEE Main exam 2019?

There is no minimum pass percentage required in 12th standard to apply for JEE Main 2019.


Question 9: Are the diploma holders eligible to appear for the exam?

Those candidates holding a diploma of three years are eligible for JEE Main. But such diploma holders also have to clear JEE Advanced.


Question 10: How many times the JEE Main exam will be held in 2019?

In 2019, it will be held twice a year.


Question 11: In which colleges/institutions a candidate can be given admission after passing JEE Main exam?

After passing, JEE Main Exam candidates will be given admission in NIT’s, IIIT’s and CFIT’s.