This national level competitive test is for admission to various undergraduate engineering and architecture courses in institutes accepting the JEE-Main score, which include 31 National Institutes of Technology (NITs), 25 Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIITs) and 28 Government Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs)/ Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs). The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct the JEE (Main)- Examination twice a year usually in January and April.
JEE Main will be held in “Computer Based Test” (CBT) Mode only, except that the Drawing Test for B.Arch will be held in “Pen & Paper” (offline) mode. A candidate may appear in B.E./B.Tech, B.Arch and B.Planning depending upon the course/s he/she wishes to pursue.
The candidates aspiring to take admission to the undergraduate programs at IITs will also have to appear in B. E. /B. Tech. Paper of JEE (Main). Based on the performance in the B.E./B. Tech. of JEE (Main), certain number of top candidates as per the requirement for JEE (Advanced) will be given eligibility to appear in JEE (Advanced).
*For further details about JEE (Main), 2020, visit https://jeemain.nta.nic.in