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JEE Main 2021 Application Form is released by National Testing Agency (NTA). The application form of Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Main is released on the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in. Candidates can apply online only. Candidates need to register providing their personal details, contact details to fill the JEE Main 2021 Application Form. Candidates also need to pay the application fee for JEE Main 2021 through online payment mode. Scroll down to know more about JEE Main 2021 application form including important documents, how to apply and application fee.
JEE Main 2021 Application Form
It must be noted that the multiple applications submitted by a single candidate will be rejected. The application form for the JEE Main 2021 is not sent to anyone through offline mode including post. Check the important dates for JEE Main 2021 Application Form from the table below.
|JEE Main 2021 Application Form||January Session Dates||April Session Dates|
|Availability of application form||Sep 2020||Feb 2021|
|Last date to apply||Sep 2020||Mar 2021|
|Application form correction||Oct 2020||Mar 2021|
Apply Here: Candidates can fill the JEE Main 2021 (Jan) Application Form as per schedule at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
Last year JEE Main application process for January session began on 3 September 2020 and candidates were allowed to fill application until 30 September 2020.
The JEE Main 2020 application for April session started on 7 February 2020. Initially the last date to apply was 12 March 2020. However due to delay in dates of the examination owing to COVID19, the application process was also extended to 24 May 2020.
JEE Main 2021 Application Fee
All the applicants need to pay the application fee in order to submit JEE Main 2021 application form. Check the application fee given below for JEE Main 2021. Based on the application process for JEE Main last year, find below an indicative list of examination fees required to be paid to apply for the JEE Main 2021 exam.
JEE Main 2021 application fee if opting for test centre in India
|Exam||General / EWS / OBC-NCL||SC / ST / PwD/ Trans / Females|
|B.Tech or B.Arch or B.Plan||Rs. 650||Rs. 325|
|B.Tech and B.Arch ORB.Tech and B.Plan ORB.Plan and B.Arch ORB.Tech and B.Plan||Rs. 1300||Rs. 650|
JEE Main 2021 application fee if opting for centre outside India
|Exam||General / EWS / OBC-NCL||SC / ST / PwD/ Trans / Females|
|B.Tech or B.Arch or B.Plan||Rs. 3000||Rs. 1500|
|B.Tech and B.Arch ORB.Tech and B.Plan ORB.Plan and B.Arch ORB.Tech and B.Plan||Rs. 6000||Rs. 3000|
Mode of Payment: The application fee can be submitted using Debit card, Credit card, Net Banking, UPI, or PAYTM.
Important Documents Required for JEE Main 2021 Application Form
The applicants are required to upload the following documents while filling the JEE Main 2021 Application Form. Check the list of the documents that have to be referred for filling JEE Main 2021 application form given below.
- One valid ID Proof (Aadhar Card / College Id / Driver’s License / PAN card / Passport etc)
- Valid Email ID
- Active mobile number
- Class 10th / 12th Marksheet and Certificate
- Income Certificate – Keep the income certificate ready to enter your Annual Income details
- Scanned image of the photograph
- Scanned image of signature
- Debit card / Credit card / Net banking / UPI / Paytm details etc
JEE Main 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates must read the eligibility conditions before filling JEE Main 2021 application form.
In case a candidate is found ineligible at any stage then the candidature gets cancelled and fee is forfeited. Check the prescribed criteria given below.
Age limit: No age limit for the exam.
Academic Qualification: Candidate must have passed 10+2 / equivalent in the year 2020, or 2019. Candidates appearing for 10+2 in 2021 session are also eligible to take the exam.
Minimum marks required in 10+2 and subjects needed –
|Course||Subjects in 10+2||Marks|
|B.E / B.Tech||Physics and maths core subject.Others can be Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/ Technical Vocational||General – 75% aggregateSC / ST – 65% aggregate|
|B.Arch||Mathematics, physics, chemistryas a core subject||50% marks in PCM50% marks in aggregate|
|B.Plan||Mathematics||50%marks in maths50% marks in aggregate|
Click here to know the JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2021 in detail.
How to Fill JEE Main 2021 Application Form
Application form for JEE Main releases in the online mode only. Check the step-by-step process to fill JEE Main 2021 application form given below.
Step 1 – The candidates first need to register themselves by clicking on the link given on this page.
Step 2 – Next, click on the ‘New Registration’ button in the next open window as shown in the image below:
Step 3 – After that, read all the instructions and further ‘Click here to proceed’ button to fill JEE Main 2021 application form.
Step 4 – Now, Applicants need to enter details like Eligibility, State where class 12th / NIOS Centre is located, Identification ID type, Identification ID number, Name of Candidate, Date of Birth, Gender, Password of choice for login. Lastly, enter captcha code and then click on the blue ‘Submit’ button.
Step 5 – Review the application form before the final submission. After checking all the details, click on the ‘final submit’ button.
Step 6 – After the completion of JEE Main 2020 registration process, the application number and status of application form gets displayed on the screen. Candidates are advised to keep the application number safe with themselves.
Step 7 – Now the candidates who have filled the registration form need to login by entering application number and password.
Step 8 – Next, candidates need to click on ‘complete application form’ button.
Step 9 – In the JEE Main 2021 application form, candidates are required to enter personal details, paper and exam city preference, educational details and parents income details.
Step 10 – After entering all the details, click on the ‘submit’ button and review the entire form once again. Just make sure to cross check all the details before submitting it finally.
Step 11 – Click on the ‘upload images’ button and upload the scanned copies of photograph, signature and class 12 admit card/marksheet/certificate as per the specifications given on the screen.
Step 12 – Next, pay the application fee using any of the online payment methods.
Step 13 – Lastly, take the printout of the confirmation page.
Details to be Entered in JEE Main 2021 Application Form
The details that have to be entered in JEE Main 2021 application form are given below.
- Name of the Candidate – As in Class 10thcertificates
- Father’s Name – As in class 10th certificates
- Mother’s Name – As in class 10th certificates
- In case of a Girl candidate, Are you only child of your parents?
- Date of Birth – As in class 10th certificates
- Person with Disability (PwD)
- Diabetic Status
- Place of Residence
Exam Related Details
- Applying For – JEE Main Paper 1 or 2 or Both
- Mode of Examination – No option, only CBT
- Choice of JEE main 2020 Exam City – Provide 4 test choices, in order of priority.
- Question Paper Medium – Hindi / English / Gujarati
Mailing Address Details
- Locality –
- City / Town/ Village
- Pin code
- Email ID
- Mobile Number
- Year of Passing Class 10th or its Equivalent
- School Board of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam
- Name of the Qualifying Exam passed/appearing
- Place of class 12th / Qualifying Exam Schooling
- Year of Passing or Appearing Class 12th/Qualifying Exam
- Percentage of Marks in Class 12th/Qualifying Examination
- Roll Number of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam (if allotted)
- Appeared/Appearing for Improvement of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam
- Type of Institution of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam – Government / Private
- Mode of Preparation
- Name of the School / College from where passed/appearing
- Address of the School / College from where passed/appearing
- Father’s/Guardian – Qualification | Occupation | Annual Income
- Mother’s – Qualification | Occupation | Annual Income
Keep the login credentials safely. You will need them for all processes until declaration of JEE Main 2021 results.
JEE Main 2021 Test Centres
JEE Main 2021 exam is to be held across the following cities. The candidates can select the choice of the exam city center from where they wish to take the exam in the application form itself. Please note that the choice of exam center cannot be changed later once the form is submitted. The list of JEE Main 2021 exam city centres as per last year are:
|Arunachal Pradesh||Itanagar / Naharlagun|
|Assam||Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur|
|Andaman and Nicobar||Port Blair|
|Andhra Pradesh||Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Chirala, Chittoor, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Srikakulam,Tirupati, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Narasaraopet, Proddatur, Surampalem|
|Bihar||Bhagalpur, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Arrah|
|Chhattisgarh||Bhilai Nagar / Durg, Bilaspur, Raipur|
|Chandigarh||Chandigarh / Mohali|
|Daman and Diu||Daman, Diu|
|Delhi||Delhi / New Delhi|
|Dadara and Nagar Haveli||Daman and Diu|
|Gujarat||Ahmedabad / Gandhi Nagar, Anand, Bhavnagar, Jamnagar, Junagadh, Mehsana, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodara, Valsad / Vapi, Himatnagar|
|Himachal Pradesh||Bilaspur, Hamirpur, Kangra / Palampur,Shimla, Solan, Mandi, Una, Kullu|
|Haryana||Ambala, Faridabad, Gurugram, Hissar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Panipat, Sonipat, Yamuna Nagar|
|Jharkhand||Bokaro Steel City, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Hazaribagh|
|Jammu and Kashmir||Baramulla, Jammu, Srinagar|
|Karnataka||Belagavi, Mandya, Bellary, Bengaluru, Bidar, Davanagere, Gulbarga, Hassan, Dharwad / Hubballi(Hubli), Mangaluru, Mysore, Shimoga, Tumkuru, Udupi / Manipal|
|Kerala||Alappuzha / Chengannur, Ernakulam / Angamaly / Muvattupuzha, Idukki, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Pathanamthitta, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur|
|Madhya Pradesh||Balaghat, Betul, Bhopal, Chhindwara, Gwalior, Indore, Jabalpur, Rewa, Sagar, Satna, Ujjain,|
|Maharashtra||Ahmednagar, Akola, Amravati, Aurangabad, Chandrapur, Dhule, Jalgaon, Kolhapur, Latur, Mumbai / Navi Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Pune, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sangli, Satara, Solapur, Thane, Wardha|
|Odisha||Balasore, Berhampur-ganjam, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur|
|Punjab||Amritsar, Bhatinda, Jalandhar, Ludhiana, Pathankot, Patiala / Fatehgarh Sahib, Sangrur|
|Rajasthan||Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Kota, Sikar, Sriganganagar, Udaipur|
|Telangana||Hyderabad / Secunderabad / Ranga, Reddy, Karimnagar, Khammam, Mahbubnagar, Nalgonda, Warangal|
|Tamil Nadu||Chennai, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Kanchipuram, Kanyakumari / Nagercoil, Madurai, Namakkal, Salem, Thanjavur, Thoothukudi, Tiruchirappalli, Tirunelveli, Tiruvallur, Vellore, Virudhunagar|
|Uttarakhand||Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Nainital, Pantnagar, Roorkee|
|Uttar Pradesh||Agra, Aligarh, Allahabad, Bareilly, Faizabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Noida / Greater Noida, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad Muzaffarnagar, Sitapur, Varanasi|
|West Bengal||Asansol, Burdwan (Bardhaman), Durgapur, Hooghly, Howrah, Kalyani, Kolkata, Siliguri|
|Outside India||Bahrain, Colombo, Doha, Dubai, Kathmandu, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore|
JEE Main 2021 Application Form Status
Candidates can check the application status of JEE Main 2021 submission anytime. To check the JEE Main 2021 application form status candidates need to login by entering their application number and password.
For the completed action, the status is shown as ‘complete’
For the action yet not taken the status is shown as ‘incomplete’
Candidates can also check the status of application fee payment. There are two ways to check the same.
- Either the status on the dashboard shows complete, or
- The confirmation page has been generated right after the payment.
Note: The JEE Main 2021 application form is submitted only after paying the required application fee successfully.
JEE Main 2021 Application Form Correction
After the completion of the registration process candidates get the facility of the JEE Main 2021 application form correction. NTA does not accept any request for a change in details by post / fax or email. Students can only edit the application form by visiting the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in through JEE Main candidate login. The candidates can change all details in the application form except for the exam city center choice.
Candidates can follow the steps listed below to edit the details in JEE Main 2021 application form.
Step 1 – Click on the link given on this page for JEE Main correction portal.
Step 2 – Next, login using your application number and password.
Step 3 – After submitting the details, the candidates’ dashboard appears on the screen.
Step 4 – Now click on the correction button.
Step 5 – While making changes in the application form, candidates must be careful and enter the details correctly. After that candidates must submit the application form.
Note: Application form correction fee is applicable against changes in certain fields like category, gender, and choice of papers.
Preparation Books for JEE Main 2021
To prepare for JEE Main 2020, it is important for the candidates to look at the important books from which they can study for the examination. Not just preparing from the books will help the students to crack the examination, they need to sort out their time properly and then prepare accordingly. Here are some books to prepare for JEE Main 2021 exam:
NCERT Books for JEE Main 2021
|NCERT Physics for class 11|
|NCERT Physics for class 12|
|NCERT Chemistry – Class 11 and 12|
|NCERT Maths – Class 11 and 12|
Other Books For JEE Main 2021
|JEE Main – Test Series|
|TARGET JEE Main (Solved Papers + 10 Mock Tests)|
|Practice with 15 Mock Tests for JEE Main|
|18 Years JEE MAIN Chapter-wise Solved Papers|
|15 Mock Tests for NTA JEE Main – Latest 75 Question Pattern|
Click here for the complete list of books for each subject.
JEE Main 2021 Admit Card
The admit card of JEE Main 2021 is made available to the candidates as per the schedule on jeemain.nta.nic.in. To download the admit card, candidates need to enter application number and password. The JEE Maine 2021 admit card is issued to the candidates only in online mode. No candidates shall receive the admit card on their postal address.
It is important for the candidates to carry the admit card (printed copy) on the exam day along with a valid id proof, passport size photograph and PwD certificate (if applicable). The admit card is also needed during final admission and counselling. Hence, candidates must secure a hard copy and soft copy of it, even after the exam is over.
JEE Main 2021
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is a national level test, held to allocate B.E, B.Tech, B.Arch, B.Plan seats in NITs, CFTIs, IIITs etc. Candidates qualifying JEE Main are further called for JoSAA counselling. On the basis of JEE Main AIR, seats are allocated to the eligible candidates. Private colleges also grant admission to the JEE Main AIR. However, they carry their own counselling and admission process to provide admission to the UG engineering courses.
JEE MAIN 2021 Application Form FAQs
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