IIT JEE Main 2024 Exam Date Released by National Test Agency (NTA)

JEE Main Exam Date 2024: NTA has declared the JEE Main 2024 exam date on September 19 at The session 1 of NTA JEE Main 2024 exam will be held from January 24 to February 1 while JEE Main session 2 dates are April 1 to 15, 2024. Although JEE Main 2024 registration date is not out yet, NTA is likely to begin the application form filling process for IIT JEE Main exam in December. Using the JEE Main exam date 2024, candidates will also be able to track details on other upcoming IIT JEE exam events. Soon after the official announcement from NTA, aspirants will be able to check the detailed JEE Main 2024 exam date on this page. Continue reading to get more details on the JEE Main exam date 2024.

Candidates who have completed Class 12th or equivalent or are appearing candidates with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as mandatory subjects are eligible to apply for JEE Main 2024. 75% criteria in JEE Main has been reintroduced. General/ OBC candidates require a minimum 75% marks in Class 12th and SC/ST candidates require a minimum 65% marks in Class 12th or equivalent to be eligible for admissions in NITs, IIITs and GFTIs. Check JEE Main 2024 Eligibility Criteria

For the Academic year 2024-25, following is the Calendar for JEE Main 2024 examinations to be conducted by the NTA: 

S.No Name of the Exam Mode of Exam Date of Exam
1 JEE Main 2024 (Session-1) Computer Based Test (CBT) Between 24th January
and 1st February, 2024.
2 JEE Main 2024 (Session-2) Computer Based Test (CBT) Between 1st April, 2024
and 15th April, 2024.

JEE Mains 2024 Exam Dates (Session-1):


JEE Main Dates 2024 (Tentative)

Release of official JEE Main notification

November 2023

Availability of JEE Main 2024 brochure

November 2023

JEE Main 2024 registration date

November 2023

JEE Main application form 2024 date for January session

December 2023

JEE Main 2024 application form correction

December 2023

Admit Card Release Date

January 2024

JEE Mains 2024 exam date session 1 January 24 to February 1, 2024 (Out)

IIT JEE result date for January session

February 2024

JEE Mains 2024 Exam Date Session-2:

Events JEE Main Dates 2024
JEE Main 2024 registration date March 2024
JEE Mains 2024 Application Form Last Date March 2024
Application form correction dates March 2024
IIT JEE 2024 admit card release date April 2024
NTA JEE Mains 2024 Exam Date April session April 1 to 15, 2024
NTA JEE Mains result date session 2 April 2024

JEE Main 2024 Exam Highlights:

JEE Main Full Form Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main
JEE Main Conducted By JEE Apex Board (JAB) on behalf of NTA
JEE Main Exam Mode Computed-Based Test (Pen and paper-based for Drawing section in B.Arch)
JEE Main Duration 3 hours (3.5 hours for both –B.Arch and B. Planning)
JEE Main Exam Frequency Twice a year (January and April Sessions)
JEE Main Total Applicants 11,13,325
Official Website
Papers 3 – B.E/B.Tech, B. Arch and B. Planning
Total Marks B.E/B.Tech –300; B.Arch –400; B. Planning- 400
Total Questions Asked B.E/B.Tech – 90; B.Arch – 82; B. Planning- 105
Total Questions to be Answered B.E/B.Tech – 75; B.Arch – 77; B. Planning- 100
Marking Scheme 4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; 0 for Unanswered questions
Medium of paper 13 languages- English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu
Helpline 0120-6895200

JEE Main 2024 Exam Pattern:

JEE Main 2024 is conducted separately in three Papers, Paper 1 for B.E./ B.Tech, Paper 2A for B.Arch and Paper 2B for B.Planning. Expect for the Drawing section in JEE Main B.Arch paper, the exam is conducted online as a computer-based examination.

NTA conducted JEE Main exam in 13 languages, English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

JEE Main 2024 Exam Pattern Paper 1 (B.E./ B.Tech)

Feature Paper Pattern for B.Tech
JEE Main Examination Mode Computer-based Test
Number of Sections Three- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
JEE Main Exam Duration 3 hours
JEE Main Sectional Time Limit None
JEE Main Total Marks 300 marks
JEE Main Total Number of Questions Asked 90 questions
JEE Main Total Number of Questions to be Answered 75 questions
JEE Main Type of Questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ); Numerical Answer Type Questions
JEE Main Section-wise Number of Questions Physics- 20 MCQs and 10 numerical type,
Chemistry- 20 MCQs and 10 numerical type,
Mathematics- 20 MCQs and 10 numerical type
JEE Main Section-wise Weightage Physics- 100 marks,
Chemistry- 100 marks,
Mathematics- 100 marks
JEE Main Marking Scheme +4 for each correct answer
JEE Main Negative Marking -1 for each incorrect answer

JEE Main 2024 Marking Scheme:

Type of Questions Marking Scheme
Correct Answer +4 Marks
Incorrect Answer -1 Mark
Unattempted/Unanswered Questions 0 Marks


JEE Main Exam Timings 2024:


First Shift

Second Shift

JEE Main 2024 exam time

9 am to 12 pm

3 pm to 6 pm

Entry in the examination centre

7:30 am to 8:30 am

2:00 pm to 2:30 pm

JEE Main 2024 instructions given by the invigilator

8:30 am to 8:50 am

2:30 am to 2:50 pm

Candidate login to read instructions

8:50 am

2:50 pm

Commencement of JEE Main 2024 exam

9:00 am

3:00 pm

JEE Main 2024 Exam Duration:

Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech.)

or Paper 2A (B.Arch.)

or Paper 2B (B.Planning.)

3 Hours

B.Arch. & B.Planning (both)

3 Hours 30 Minutes



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