JEE Main 2020 Correction Window – Students who are appearing for NDA and NA Exam (I) conducted by UPSC on September 6, must inform the same to NTA by July 31, 2020, via form JEE Main form correction facility. This is to be done so that the clash of the JEE Main 2020 paper on September 6 and that of the UPSC NDA exam can be avoided. Other details in the form can no longer be edited in the JEE Main form.
If you have also applied for NDA and NA Exam (I) conducted by UPSC, then both it will clash with JEE Main 2020 on September 6, 2020. JEE Main 2020 exam date is September 1 to 6, 2020.
To avoid the clash, such candidates have to update “Yes” in the application form of JEE Main 2020 during this correction window. NTA will ensure that such students are not allotted September 6 as their exam date. Check the official notice below or download it here.
JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction
Due to COVID-19, form correction facility for JEE Main 2020 has been opened for many a time now. Candidates must make the most of it and ensure that the form is submitted correctly. Only against the successfully submitted application form, admit card for JEE Main 2020 is issued. The candidates can check below the JEE Main 2020 form correction dates from the table below:
|Image correction starts||12 Feb 2020|
|Start date of form correction|
|Last date to submit corrections|
|Form correction reopens|
1 Apr – 03 May 2020
|For correction restarts||25 – 31 May 2020|
|Form correction reopens again|
04 – 20 Jul 2020
|Last date to inform about NDA and NA exam||31 Jul 2020|
|Admit card releases on|
Appearing For UPSC NDS & NA (I) Exam?
On opening the form correction link of JEE Main 2020, under the personal details section please select “Yes” to the question “Are you appearing for N.D.A. & N.A. Examination (I), 2020 being conducted by UPSC on 6th Sep. 2020” as shown in the image below:
How to Do JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction?
Check the video below to know how to do correction in particulars in the application form of JEE Main 2020:
Steps are described below:
Step 1 – Click on the login link available on this page.
Step 2 – It leads to a new login, which looks as shown below:
Step 3 – Next, the candidates need to access the login by entering:
- Application number
- Security pin
Step 4 – After entering the details, candidates need to click on the blue “Sign In” button. Following it, dashboard as shown below opens.
Step 5 – At the bottom of the dashboard a blue button for “Correction in Application Form” is given. Candidates need to click on it.
Step 6 – Now, the candidates need to read all the instructions and click on “Correct Application Form Particulars” button.
Step 7 – Following the steps above, the application form for JEE Main 2020 opens and candidates can correct details in it.
Step 8 – When done, click on the red “Submit and Review” button to move forward. On clicking it, candidates get a message for reviewing details carefully. Candidates can then select “Edit Credentials” button to change the details or “Final Submit” to submit the changes.
Step 9 – Candidates also have to “agree” with the terms and conditions before the final submit.
Step 10 – Lastly, the candidates need to pay JEE Main 2020 application form correction fee. It is only to be paid, if it is applicable.
JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction Fee
The candidates can check below the application form correction fee applicable. The candidates need to pay form correction fee only when, the need to make changes in the below given fields:
- When candidates have changed category.
- When candidates change gender.
- When candidates changed the number of JEE Main 2020 papers.
The application fee for JEE Main 2020 varies as per the category and the number of papers applied for. Hence, when candidates change any of these details they need to correction fee for JEE Main.
1. When candidates have changed category – Fee is only to be paid if candidates change:
- From Gen / Gen-EWS / OBC-NCL to SC / ST / PwD / Trans OR
- From SC / ST / PwD / Trans to Gen / Gen-EWS / OBC-NCL OR
2. When candidates change gender – The fee amount for male and female candidates is also different. Hence, candidates need to pay fee amount when they change
- Change from female to male.
3. When candidates changed the number of JEE Main 2020 papers – The amount of JEE Main 2020 for one paper is less in comparison to multiple papers. Hence, candidates need to pay JEE Main 2020 application form correction fee if.
- They add more than one paper for JEE Main 2020.
Mode of payment of JEE Main 2020 application form correction fee:
Candidates can submit JEE Main 2020 application fee via any of the following modes:
- Credit Card
- Debit Card
- Net Banking
JEE Main 2020 Image Correction in the Application Form
NTA also provided the window to correct images that have been submitted in the application form. Candidates could correct it through the correction window. The correct specification for images is as follows:
|Specification||Signature||Photo||Class 12 document|
|Format||JPG / JPEG||JPG / JPEG||JPG / JPEG|
|Size||4 kb – 30 kb||10 kb – 200 kb||50 kb – 300 kb|
JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction Timeline
This year for the April attempt, JEE Main has been affected by COVID-19. Hence to make sure the students are able to appear for the exam without any safety and health issues, the exam has been postponed more than once now.
Also, NTA has opened the form correction facility many a time to allow the candidates change the exam center to make sure candidates do not have trouble with exam center and other details. Here is timeline on how many tomes NTA have allowed JEE Main 22020 form correction:
First window: It was opened from 13 to 16 Mar 2020.
Second window: 01 – 14 Apr 2020 which was then extended to 03 May 2020. This was the first window where the candidates were allowed to change exam center preferences.
Third window: When the exam was postponed to July 18 to 23, 2020, NTA reopened the form correction facility from 25 – 31 May 2020.
Fourth window: Now for the 4th tome in a row, the form correction window has been reopened from 4 – 15 Jul 2020. This has been done as the JEE Main 2020 exam got postponed for the second time from July 18 to 23 to September 1 to 6, 2020.
Forgot Login Details! How to Access JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction Window Now
Often candidates forget their application number or password. In such case, they need not worry. Simply follow these steps below to retrieve login id and password of JEE Main 2020.
Step 1 – At the end of the login, click on ‘Forgot Application No?’ link to get the application number.
Or, click on the ‘Forgot Password’ link to retentive it.
Step 2 – To get the application number, candidates have to enter:
- Father’s name
- Mother’s name
- Date of birth.
Wheras, to recover the password, candidates need to selection any of the following:
- Using security question and its answer you chosen during form filling.
- Using a reset link sent via e-mail to your registered email address.
- Using a verification code sent via text message (SMS) to your registration mobile number.
Step 3 – Following this, the application number will be sent to the candidates, and the option to change password is provided.
JEE Main 2020 Admit Card
After checking all the applications, NTA issues JEE Main admit card. It is released online and candidates need application number and password / date of birth to download it. The admit card of JEE contains exam date, time, center address and more details. Candidates have to carry it as hard copy, along with one valid id proof and passport size photograph.
The id and the photo should be the same as that used in the application form. The admit card of JEE Main 2020 is also needed after the exam, during the announcement of result and counselling. Hence, candidates must keep it safe.
JEE Main 2020
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is an all India level entrance exam. Through it, candidates get admission in B.Tech / B.E / B.Arch / B.Plan course. The score of JEE Main is accepted by NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, and other private institutes. Admission through JEE is granted during JoSAA counselling on the basis AIR secured by the candidates. Top 2.5 lakh qualifying candidates if JEE Main shall be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020.
FAQs on JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction
Q. Can I edit details in JEE Main form through phone or e-mail?
A. No, correction in the application form of JEE Main 2020 can only be done through the official login, available at jeemain.nta.nic.in. Other than this, there is no other mode to make changes.
Q. I registered for JEE Main in Jan but I wish to edit few details now. Can I do so?
A. Yes, NTA has opened application form correction facility for all the candidates. Both newly registered and already registered candidates can change the details.
Q. Is there any fee for correcting details in JEE Main April 2020 application form?
A. Yes, you will have to pay fee if you will make changes in category or will add paper. However, no fee is to be paid for correcting other details.
Q. What is the fee for JEE Main 2020 form correction?
A. The amount of correction fee varies and it is automatically generated by the system, depending on the changed made.
Q. How can I correct signature / photograph in JEE Main application form 2020?
A. You can correct the details from the image discrepancy, available on jeemain.nta.nic.in.
To get fastest exam alerts and government job alerts in India, join our Telegram channel.