The National Testing Agency has released the tentative examination dates for the Joint Entrance Examination 2024 on its official website. The release of the exam date has brought some relief to thousands of students all across India.
As per the official notice released, the JEE Main first session exam is scheduled to be held between January 24 and February 1, 2024. Following this, the second session of exams is set to take place between April 1, 2024, and April 15, 2024.
The JEE Main is one of India’s most competitive engineering entrance exams, serving as a gateway to numerous prestigious engineering colleges across the country, including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) and the National Institutes of Technology (NITs). To succeed in this challenging exam, it’s vital to have a clear understanding of the schedule and key dates.
The Ministry of Education, Government of India established NTA to conduct standardized and transparent tests, ensuring fair and merit-based admissions to premier higher educational institutions.
The duration of the Joint Entrance Examination for each session in 2024 varies depending On the specific paper. For Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech), Paper 2A (B.Arch), and Ppaer 2B (B.Planning), the examination duration is set at 3 hours. However, candidates appearing for both B.Arch. and B.Planning papers can expect a slightly extended duration of 3 hours and 30 minutes, allowing them sufficient time.
The JEE Main exam will be conducted in two shifts. The first shift will take place from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon. The second shift is scheduled from 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM.
Name of Examination
Mode of Examination
Dates of Examination
|Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main) – 2024 Session 1||Computer Based Test||Between 24th January and 1st February 2024|
|Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main) – 2024 Session 2||Computer Based Test||Between 1st April 2024 and 15th April 2024|
JEE Main 2024 Application Process: How to Apply Online for JEE Main 2024?
- Visit the official website.
- Click on the “JEE Main 2024 Registration” or a similar link. For new applicants, register by providing personal details like name, date of birth, and email ID. You will receive a system-generated application number and password.
- Log in using the application number and password. Fill in the application form with personal information, educational details, and choice of exam centres.
- Upload scanned copies of your recent passport-sized photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
- Pay the application fee online through net banking, debit card, or credit card.The examination fee varies for different categories and papers.
- After successful payment, review the application form, make necessary corrections, and submit
- Download and take a print of the confirmation page for future use
The JEE Main 2024 first session is a significant opportunity for aspiring engineers to take a step closer to their dreams. To ensure success, stay updated with the official website for any changes or updates in the schedule. Start your preparations early, and remember that consistent effort and a well-planned strategy can make all the difference in your performance. Best of luck with your JEE Main 2024 preparations!