JEE Main 2019 Exam Date and Shift Timings Released at NTA’s Official Website

Published on : 8th October 2018    Author : Himanshu Basant Bhatt
IIT JEE Main Exam

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has released the date and shift for the JEE Main 2019 exam on the official website – JEE Main 2019 will be a computer-based test to be conducted in different shifts from 6th to 20th January 2019 for admission to B.E./B.Tech. courses in institutes other than IITs. As per the official statement, Paper -2 of JEE Main exam will be conducted on 8th January 2019 in two shifts. From JEE Main 2019 onwards, the exam will be conducted twice in January and April. The best of the two scores will be considered for preparing the JEE Main merit list.

Steps to Check Exam Date and Shift Timings

Candidates should follow the steps provided below to check their exam date and shift timings:

  • Go to the official website -
  • Click on ‘Know Your Date and Shift’ under ‘Important Links’ section.
  • Enter your application number and captcha. Click on ‘Search’ button.
  • Your application number, exam date, shift, and timing will appear on the screen.

JEE Main 2019 Exam Pattern

JEE Main comprises of two papers. Candidates can appear for either of the paper or for both the papers. Here are the details of each paper:



Type of Questions

Mode of Exam

Paper – 1 (for B.E. / B.Tech.)

Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Paper – 2 (B.Arch / B.Planning

Mathematics – Part I

Aptitude Test – Part II

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Computer Based Test (CBT)

Drawing Test – Part III

Questions to test drawing aptitude

Offline (Pen and Paper based)

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JEE Main 2019 Complete Syllabus - Download Here

JEE Main 2019 Mock Test

The link for the mock test is also active on the official website. Candidates can practice for the exam through the mock tests. ‘NTA Student’ App is also available on the ‘Play Store’ for practice sessions. The mock tests will help aspirants get familiar with the computer-based exam pattern.

National Testing Agency (NTA)

The National Testing Agency is formed to conduct the entrance examinations for higher education programmes. The agency will be taking over the competitive examination earlier conducted by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE). These exams include NEET, JEE Main, and UGC NET. The agency will gradually take up the exams conducted by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) such as CMAT, GPAT, etc. UGC NET 2018 December session will be the first exam to be conducted by the National Testing Agency.

About the Author: Himanshu Basant Bhatt

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