JEE Main 2020: Due to coronavirus outbreak, several students who were forced to drop their plan to study abroad will now be allowed to apply for the JEE Main once again. The HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has opened the application submission form for JEE Main 2020. He had earlier today tweeted, “Want to write JEE(Main). Students who have dropped the idea to study abroad and are now keen to study in India. A major announcement is coming your way! Stay tuned for more details.”
Now, the announcement has been made and the JEE Main 2020 application form available again to aid students who dropped study abroad plans till May 24. Those who could not complete their application form earlier can also benefit from this programme. The form submission deadline is May 24, 5 pm and fee payment deadline is May 24, 11:50 pm.
📢Students who dropped the idea to study abroad, here is your chance to pursue your studies in India.
— Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank (@DrRPNishank) May 19, 2020
JEE Main 2020: How to apply
Step 1: Visit the official website, jeemain.nta.nic.in
Step 2: On the homepage, click on the application form button
Step 3: Click on the way you wish to apply
Step 4: Register if not applied before using credentials
Step 5: Verify and create log-in
Step 6: Fill form, upload images
Step 7: Make payment, submit form
JEE Main 2020: Application fee
The application fee is Rs 650. For female candidates, the same is Rs 325. For Sc, ST, PwD and transgender category the fee is Rs 325. Those who wish to appear for both papers will have to submit Rs 13000. For reserved category candidates and females, the same is Rs 650.
JEE Main 2020 will be held between July 18 and July 23. Through JEE Main, candidates will be allowed to seek admission to undergraduate engineering and architecture programmes in Indian institutes including NITs. JEE Main is also the first step towards JEE Advanced – entrance exam for IITs.
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