JEE Main 2022 Exam: The Union Education Minister has announced the JEE Main Exam Dates 2022 for April & May session on the official website nta.ac.in along with NTA JEE 2022 brochure on 01st March 2022. The authorities have announced to conduct the JEE Main 2022 Exam 2 times in the month of April and May. JEE Main (Joint Entrance Examination Main) is a national level entrance exam conducted by the NTA to select students for admission in BE/BTech, BPlan, and BArch courses at the IIITs, NITs and other CFTIs across the country. It is also the eligibility exam for the JEE Advanced for admission in various UG and dual engineering programmes offered by the IIT’s in the country.
JEE Main 2022 Brochure
The National Testing Agency has released JEE Main 2022 Notice along with the detailed Information Bulletin on 01st March 2022 announcing the exam dates for April & May Session. The students who have been waiting for JEE Main 2022 Exam must download the Brochure from the below link and read complete details about JEE Main 2022.
JEE Main 2022- Exam Summary
This year, JEE Main 2022 is to b held in two sessions- April &May for which the exam dates has been announced officially. The candidates can check all important details of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Main 2022) in the table given below.
|JEE Main 2022- Exam Summary|
|Full Exam Name||Joint Entrance Examination (Main)|
|Short Exam Name||JEE Main|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency|
|Frequency of Conduct||Twice|
|Exam Level||National Level Exam|
|Languages||English, Hindi, Urdu (All Center Cities) Regional Languages|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Computed Based Test (Pen and paper-based for Drawing section in B.Arch)|
|Mode of Counselling||Online|
|Total Questions Asked (Increased in 2021)||B.E/B.Tech – 90; B.Arch – 82; B. Planning- 105|
|Total Questions to be Answered||B.E/B.Tech – 75; B.Arch – 77; B. Planning- 100|
|Marking Scheme||4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unattempted questions will not be marked; No negative marking for Non-MCQ questions|
|Total Marks||B.E/B.Tech – 300; B.Arch – 400; B. Planning- 400|
|Exam Duration||3 hours (3.5 hours for both – B.Arch and B. Planning)|
JEE Main 2022 Exam Date
This year, JEE Main 2022 exam will be conducted in two sessions in April and May 2022. The JEE Main 2022 Exam Dates has been announced along with the JEE Main 2022 Notification and we have updated the dates below. The candidates can stay updated to check the important dates of JEE Main 2022 along with other related dates from the below table:
|Events||JEE Main 2022 [April Seesion]||JEE Main 2022 [May Seesion]|
|JEE Main 2022 application form release date||01st March 2022||08th April 2022|
|Last date to submit application form of JEE Main 2022||31st March 2022 (5 pm)||03rd May 2022 (5 pm)|
|JEE Main date for application correction||31st March 2022. (11:30 pm)||03rd May 2022 (11:30 pm)|
|Examination City Intimation||1st week of April 2022||2nd week of May 2022|
|JEE Main admit card date||2nd week of April 2022||3rd week of May 2022|
|JEE Main 2022 exam date||16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21 April 2022||24, 25, 26, 27, 28 and 29 May 2022|
|JEE Main 2022 result date||—||—|
JEE Main 2022 Online Application
The application form of JEE Main 2022 for 2 sessions will be released separately in online mode. Candidates will be able to fill and submit their JEE Main 2021 application form for papers 1 (BE/BTech), paper 2 (BArch and BPlan). The JEE Main 2022 registration for the April session has been active from 01st March to 31st March 2022.
JEE Main 2022 Application Fee
The application fee for the exam has to be paid online.
|Fee payable for JEE (Main) 2022||Gender||India Center||Foreign Center|
|Paper 1: B.E./B. Tech or
Paper 2A: B. Archor Paper 2B: B.Planning
|Paper 1: B.E./B. Tech & Paper 2A: B. Archor Paper 1: B.E./B. Tech & Paper 2B: B. Planning or Paper 1: B.E./B.Tech, Paper 2A: B. Arch & Paper 2B: B.Planning or Paper 2A: B. Arch & Paper 2B: B.Planning||General/Gen-EWS/OBC(NCL)||Male||1300||6000|
|Processing charges and Goods & Service Taxes (GST) are to be paid by the candidate, as applicable.|
JEE Main 2022 Documents Required
|Image to be uploaded for JEE Main 2022||File Size & Format||Dimensions|
|Recent photograph with candidate’s name (colour or black & white with 80% face without mask visible including ears against a white background)||10 KB to 200 KB & JPEG/JPG||3.5 cm x 4.5 cm|
|Signature||4 KB to 30 KB & JPEG/JPG||3.5 cm x 1.5 cm|
|Category certificate||50 KB to 300 KB & JPEG/JPG||–|
|PwD certificate||50 KB to 300 KB & JPEG/JPG||–|
JEE Main 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates can check and must fulfill all the eligibility conditions to be eligible for JEE Main. The eligibility criteria for JEE Main 2022 is as follows:
JEE Main Age Limit
There is no age limit for aspirants appearing in the JEE Main
JEE Main Educational Qualification
Candidates who have passed their Class 12 examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2020 or 2021 are eligible.
Those who are appearing in their Class 12 examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2022 are also eligible to appear in January and April session
Candidates who passed Class 12th/ Qualifying examination before 2020 as well as those who will appear in such examination after 2022 are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2022.
Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th /qualifying examination to be eligible
To appear in JEE Main 2022, there are no minimum qualifying marks for admission in NITs, IIITs, SPAs, and CFTIs.
A candidate is allowed to attempt the exam for three consecutive years
The number of attempts will be two in total a year from 2022
JEE Main Exam Pattern 2022
JEE Main 2022 will be conducted through three papers for B.E/ B.Tech, B.Architecture, and B.Planning. JEE Main 2022 Exam pattern has undergone some drastic changes this year. For the first time choice has been introduced for questions considering the reduction in the syllabus by CBSE and other state boards. Although total questions in each of the 3 papers have been increased, the total marks for the papers remain the same as the previous years.
|Parameters||JEE Main 2022- B.E./B. Tech||JEE Main 2021- B. Arch||JEE Main 2021- B. Planning|
|Mode of Examination||CBT Mode||
|Duration of exam||3 hours||3 hours||3 hours|
|Number of questions (Asked)||90 (30 questions from each subject)||82 (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)||105 (Mathematics- 30; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)|
|Number of questions (To be Answered)||75 (25 questions from each subject)||77 (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Drawing- 2)||100 (Mathematics- 25; Aptitude- 50; Planning Based-25)|
|Type of Questions||60 (MCQs having 4 options each with 1 correct option) + 30 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value)||Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) + Aptitude- 50 MCQ + Drawing- 2 Questions||Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 10 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) + Aptitude- 50 MCQs + Planning Based Objective Type- 25 MCQs|
|Maximum Marks||300 Marks||400 Marks||400 Marks|
JEE Main 2022 Syllabus
NTA has released the JEE Main Syllabus 2022. Its syllabus comprises topics that are covered in class 11th and 12th standard in Maths, Physics, and Chemistry subjects.
Having said that, here is the subject-wise breakdown of important chapters for JEE Main 2022. Students need to pay proper attention to these chapters to ace the examination.
JEE Main Maths Syllabus
|Sequence and Series||Determinant and Matrices|
|Definite Integral||Probability Distribution|
|Functions||Limits and Continuity|
|Conic Sections||Application of Derivatives|
|Quadratic Equation||Complex Numbers|
|Binomial Theorem||The area under the Curve|
JEE Main Physics Syllabus
|Alternating Current||Wave Optics|
|Magnetic Effects of Current||Properties of Matter|
|Bohr’s Atomic Model||Waves and Sound|
JEE Main Chemistry Syllabus
|Gaseous and Liquid State||Atomic Structure|
|Chemical Bonding||Surface Chemistry|
|Coordination Compound||D Block Elements|
|Aromatic Compounds||Alkyl Halides|
|P Block Elements||Thermodynamics|
|Isomerism||General Organic Chemistry|
|Carboxylic Acids||Aldehydes and Ketones|
JEE Main 2022 Cut Off
NTA will release the JEE Main 2022 Cut Off for Paper 1 based on the candidate’s category along with the JEE Main Result. The JEE Main Cut Off is the minimum rank that grabs a seat in the NITs, IIITs, or the GFTIs. As NTA JEE Main is the screening test for JEE Advanced, NTA releases the qualifying cutoff required to appear in JEE Advanced along with the result. Have a look at the previous year’s trend of JEE Main Cut Off from the below table.
|PwD||0.0096375 (UR PH)||0.0618524||0.11371730|
JEE Main 2022 Exam Centres
The complete list of JEE Main Exam Centres has been listed below as released by National Testing Agency-
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||Port Blair|
|Daman and Diu||
|Jammu and Kashmir||
|Dadra and Nagar Haveli||Dadra and Nagar Haveli|
JEE Main 2022 Participating Institutions
National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the list of JEE Main 2022 participating institutes in online mode at the official website after the conduction of the exam. The students can choose the institution based on their ranks & cut-off released.
|International Institute of Technology (IITs)||Centrally Funded Technical Institutes CIFTs||National Institute of Technology (NITs)|