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JEE Main Exam

Joint Entrance Examination (Main) Exam

JEE Main Examination Pattern

Candidates who are applying for the JEE Main 2017 examination, have to know the pattern of the examination.

JEE Main Mode of Examination:

  • The Paper-1 (B.E./B. Tech.) (described below) of JEE Main will be conducted in two separate modes i.e. Offline (Pen and Paper-Based Examination) mode and Online (Computer-Based Examination) mode.
  • The Paper-2 (B. Arch./B. Planning.) of JEE Main will be conducted only in Pen and Paper based examination mode. A candidate will opt for either Pen and Paper Based or Computer-Based examination modes for Paper-1 (B. E./B. Tech.) only.

JEE Main Type of the examination:

JEE Main 2017 shall have two papers,

  • Paper-1 (B.E / B.Tech) and Paper-2 (B.Arch / B.Planning).
  • Candidates may take Paper-1 (B.E /B.Tech), or Paper-2 (B.Arch / B.Planning), or both as per the courses, they are seeking admission.

JEE Main Paper Pattern:

The entire paper is of three-hour duration. There would be two papers.

  • Paper, I would have the following subjects Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Paper II would comprise of PCM, Drawing and Aptitude Test

There would be total 96 questions, and the maximum marks would be 360. Each correct answer would provide 4 marks and each negative answer would provide 1 mark.