**JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern **– National Testing Agency (NTA) has introduced some changes in the **JEE Main Exam Pattern 2020**. For Jan 2020 and Apr 2020 exam, Numerical type questions have been added. In these type of questions, students need to type the enter the numerical value. Furthermore, the distribution of question has also been changed. **JEE Main Exam Pattern** has been released for BE/ BTech and B.Arch / B.Planning. Now, in order to prepare strictly according to the schedule, it is important to have an idea about **JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern**. To know more about **JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern**, candidates can go through this article thoroughly.

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## JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern

It is important for the candidates to be aware of the exam pattern of any examination as candidates can prepare in a better way. NTA is going to conduct JEE Main 2020 in two shifts for both the January and April sessions. To know more about JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern, candidates can go through this article.

### What are the Changes Introduced in JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern?

NTA has introduced the following changes in JEE Main 2020 exam pattern. Check it below:

- Paper 1 and Paper 2 has been removed from JEE Main 2020 exam pattern.
- Students will now get 5 questions in which they need to add numerical value.
- The Numerical value type questions have been added in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for BE/ BTech and for BArch/ BPlanning, the students will get 05 numerical value type questions in Mathematics section only.
- The number of questions in BE/ BTech for Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry has been reduced. There will be now only 25 number of question (20 MCQ + 05 numerical value).
- To enter the numerical value, the candidates shall get the facility of a virtual calculator.
- JEE Main 2020 syllabus is same as last year.

**What are the Numerical Value type Questions?** The Numerical value type questions are basically those questions in which candidates will not get an option and they have to type the answer. There are 05 such questions in JEE Main 2020. In order for the students to enter the value in these type of questions, they shall get a virtual calculator by which they can enter the value.

### JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern for B.E. / B.Tech

Candidates can check the exam pattern for BE/ BTech from below:

**Mode of****Exam :**Computer-based test**Shifts of the exam:**The exam for JEE Main 2020 is conducted in two shifts. The first shift is from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and the second shift is from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM.**Medium of Question Paper**: English, Hindi and Gujarati.**Type of Questions:**There are two types of questions in JEE Main 2020 – MCQ type and Numerical value type**Number of Questions:**There are a total of 75 number of questions**Total Marks:**Each section is of 100 marks and the exam for BE/ BTech is of total 300 marks.**Name of the section:**There are three section in JEE Main 2020 for BE/ BTech – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

**Distribution of Questions: **Candidates can refer to the information given below to see from where the questions come, no. of questions, no. of sections, etc.

Sections | No. of Questions | Marks |

Mathematics | 25 | 100 |

Physics | 25 | 100 |

Chemistry | 25 | 100 |

Total | 75 | 300 |

**Marking Scheme for MCQ and Numerical value type questions**

Type of Questions | Marks forCorrect Answer | Is there a negative marking? | Deduction of marks for incorrect answer | Marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review/ Multiple Answer |

MCQ type questions | +04 marks | ✓ | -01 marks | -01 marks for Multiple Answer 00 marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review |

Numerical value type questions | +04 marks | X | — | 00 marks |

### JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern for B.Arch

Candidates who wish to apply for BArch must check the revised exam pattern from below:

**Mode of****Exam :**Computer-based test (expcte for Drawing test which is pen-paper based)**Shifts of the exam:**The exam for JEE Main 2020 is conducted in two shifts. The first shift is from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and the second shift is from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM.**Medium of Question Paper**: English, Hindi and Gujarati.**Type of Questions:**There are two types of questions in JEE Main 2020 – MCQ type and Numerical value type**Number of Questions:**There are a total of 77 number of questions**Total Marks:**The exam for BArch is of total 400 marks.**Name of the section:**The question paper is divided into three parts – Part I is Mathematics, Part II is Aptitude Test and Part – III is Drawing Test.

**Distribution of Questions**

Candidates can check the section wise distribution of questions, no. of questions etc from the information given below:

Sections | No. of MCQ type Questions | Number of Numerical value type questions | Marks |

Mathematics- Part 1 | 20 | 05 | 100 |

Aptitude Test – Part 2 | 50 | — | 200 |

Drawing Test – Part 3 | 02 | — | 100 |

Total | 77 | 400 |

**Marking Scheme for MCQ and Numerical value type questions for BArch**

Type of Questions | Marks forCorrect Answer | Is there a negative marking? | Deduction of marks for incorrect answer | Marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review/ Multiple Answer |

MCQ type questions | +04 marks | ✓ | -01 marks | -01 marks for Multiple Answer 00 marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review |

Numerical value type questions | +04 marks | X | — | 00 marks |

**Note: **For Drawing Test, two questions to be evaluated out of 100 marks.

### JEE Main 2020 Exam Pattern for B.Planning

NTA has added a separate exam pattern for BPlanning. Candidates can check the complete pattern for B.Planning below:

**Mode of****Exam :**Computer-based test**Shifts of the exam:**The exam for JEE Main 2020 for BPlanning is being conducted in a single shift i.e. from 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM. However, in case if a candidate opts to appear for both BArch and BPlanning, the exam will be conducted from 2.30 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.**Medium of Question Paper**: English, Hindi and Gujarati.**Type of Questions:**There are two types of questions in JEE Main 2020 – MCQ type and Numerical value type**Number of Questions:**There are a total of 100 number of questions**Total Marks:**The exam for BArch is of total 400 marks.**Name of the section:**The question paper is divided into three parts – Part I is Mathematics, Part II is Aptitude Test and Part – III is Planning Based Objective Type MCQs.

**Distribution of Questions** **for B.Planning**

Candidates can check the section wise distribution of questions, no. of questions etc from the information given below:

Name of the Parts | Number of MCQ type Questions | Number of Numerical value type questions | Marks |

Mathematics – Part I | 20 | 05 | 100 |

Aptitude Test – Part II | 50 | — | 200 |

Planning Based Questions – Part III | 25 | — | 100 |

Total | 100 | 400 |

**Marking Scheme for B.Planning**: Candidates can check the marking for B.Planning from the table below.

Type of Questions | Marks forCorrect Answer | Is there a negative marking? | Deduction of marks for incorrect answer | Marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review/ Multiple Answer |

MCQ type questions | +04 marks | ✓ | -01 marks | -01 marks for Multiple Answer 00 marks for unanswered/ Marked for Review |

Numerical value type questions | +04 marks | X | — | 00 marks |

### JEE Main 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus of JEE Main is based on class 11 and 12 topics mainly. The candidates can check below the syllabus for BE/ BTech and BArch/ BPlanning below:

**Candidates can check the syllabus of JEE Main 2020 for BE/ BTech from the data given below:**

**Mathematics**

Sets, Relations & Functions | Differential Equations | Statistics & Probability |

Matrices & Determinants | Vector Algebra | Trigonometry |

Complex Number & Quadratic Equations | Integral Calculus | Mathematical Reasoning |

Binomial Theorem | Coordinate Geometry | 3D Geometry |

Sequences & Series | Vector Alegbra | Limit, Continuity & Differentiability |

Permutation & Combination | – | – |

**Physics**

Kinematics | Properties of Solids & Liquids | Magnetic Effects of Currents & Magnetism |

Physics & Measurement | Thermodynamics | Gravitation |

Laws of motion | Current Electricity | Kinetic Theory of Gases |

Work, Energy & Power | Optics | Oscillations & Waves |

Rotational Motion | Electromagnetic Waves | Current Electricity |

Electrostatics | – | – |

**Chemistry**

States of Matter | Equilibrium | Block Elements |

Atomic Structure | Redox reactions & Electrochemistry | Organic Components containing Halogens |

Basic concepts of chemistry | Chemical Kinetics | Organic Components containing Nitrogen |

Solution | Hydrogen | D and F Block Elements |

Environmental Chemistry | Chemical Kinetics | Chemical Thermodynamics |

Surface Chemistry | Basic concepts of chemistry | Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structure |

**The candidates can check below the JEE Main 2020 BArch/ BPlanning Syllabus below:**

**Mathematics Syllabus:** It is the same as that for JEE Main 2020 for BArch/ BPlanning, that is given above.

**Aptitude Test Syllabus****:** Part 1

- Awareness of places, persons, buildings and materials / objects.
- Texture and objects related to Architecture and building environment.
- Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings.
- Visualizing different sides of three Dimensional objects.
- Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical, and Verbal)

**Aptitude Test Syllabus****: **Part 2

- Three dimensional – perception: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, building forms, and elements, color texture, harmony, and contrast.
- Design and drawing of geometrical or abstract shapes and patterns in pencil.
- Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, subtraction, rotation, development of surfaces and volumes, Generation of Plan, elevations and 3 D views of objects.

**Drawing Test Syllabus****:**

- Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, ect.), landscape (river fronts, jungles, trees, plants, etc.) and rural life.
- Creating two dimensional and three-dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms.

### JEE Main 2020 Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the steps given below if they have to crack the examination. As JEE Main 2020 requires to be determined most of the time, candidates can check what are the quick tips which can be grasped while they are preparing for JEE Main.

**Polish your weak areas-**If the exam is far, it is advised to candidates to brush up their weak areas as this is the time where they can see where they are lagging and could understand what are the techniques to avoid those errors.**Keep Practicing –**Practice makes the man perfect, so practice as much as you can. Do not get confused with many books, set your goal of completing these books and practice from those books only.**Focus on NCERT Books-**It is advised that you should understand every concept from your prescribed NCERT books. To crack the JEE Main 2020, it is recommended that you should know the concepts from your chemistry, physics and mathematics books thoroughly.**Keep the idea simple for the Drawing Paper-**One of the noteworthy thing about JEE Main is that you should know what shall you draw in the exam. So, the idea is the most important thing here. Practice for half an hour daily. Just make sure the drawing are neat and in sync.

### JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can download JEE Main 2020 Admit Card from the official website. To download the admit card, candidates are required to enter their Application Number and Date of Birth / Password. Make sure you carry any of the valid proof along with the admit card. It could be either Aadhar Card / Voter ID / Driving License / Any other Govt. ID Proof.

JEE Main 2020 Admit Card comprises of the information like the name of the candidate, address of the test centre, category, roll number, exam date and timing, shift of the exam, important instructions related to the exam.

### JEE Main 2020 Important Instructions

Candidates are required to follow some instructions while they appear for the exam. So, check the instructions given below for the same:

- It is advised to candidates to reach the exam centre on time.
- Carry any one valid id proof with the admit card.
- Candidates are not required to carry any personal belongings with themselves. They should not carry any electronic devices, watches, calculators etc.
- The candidates must carry their own geometry box, colours, pencil, eraser, crayons.
- Candidates must sit on their allotted seat only

## JEE Main 2020

National Testing Agency conducts JEE Main twice a year. For 2020, it is also going to be conducted in two shifts. There are two papers in each session for BE/ BTech and BArch/ Bplanning. JEE Main 2020 is conducted for the candidates who want to pursue Engineering as an Undergraduate course and Architecture course. JEE Main 2020 is scheduled to take place in January and April respectively. Candidates who qualify Joint Entrance Examination can take admission in various institutes such as IIITs / NITs/ CFTIs.

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