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JEE Main 2022 Session 2 Result Updates: Result of 5 students withheld for using unfair means

EE Main Result 2022 Session 2 Updates, Direct Link Candidates who appeared for the session 2 exams can downloaded their scorecards at the websites –,, 

By: Education Desk
New Delhi | Updated: August 28, 2022 9:27:24 am
JEE Main, NTA JEE Main, JEE Main 2022 Session 2NTA JEE Mains Session 2 Results Updates: The session 2 exams were postponed to bring some buffer time between JEE and CUET exams. (Graphics by Abhishek Mitra)

NTA JEE Main 2022 Session 2 Results News Updates: The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the JEE Main Session 2 results 2022 on August 8. Candidates who appeared for the session 2 exams can now download their scorecards at the websites –,,

In the JEE Main final answer key for session 2, the NTA dropped a total of six questions as it was found that none of the answers were correct in that. However, candidates will not be awarded any marks for these questions.

In session 2, a total of 622034 candidates registered for the exams, out of which 540242 appeared. A total of 24 candidates have received a perfect NTA score in JEE Main, out of which only two girls have made it to the list. A total of 6,48,555 boys and 2,57,031 girls had appeared in the JEE sessions this year.

In the general category, a total of 18 students have scored the perfect 100, and two in the General-EWS category. Four students secured hundred in the OBC-NCL category, but none achieved the perfect score in the SC, ST and PwD categories.

Meet the JEE Main toppers: Girl topper | Gujarat | West Bengal  | Maharashtra  | Uttarakhand  | Punjab  | Rajasthan  | Karnataka | Bihar | Tripura

The result for JEE Main session 1 exams (which were held from July 21 to July 30) was declared in the early hours of July 12. This year, a total of 14 candidates scored a perfect 300/300 score and Sneha Pareek became the only female topper among them.

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16:51 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022: Maximum toppers from Andhra, Telangana

In the JEE Main result 2022, maximum candidates who bagged the top score in the first edition of JEE-Main, 2022 are from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana (5) followed by Rajasthan (4) and Uttar Pradesh (2). One candidate each from Haryana, Maharashtra, Assam, Bihar, Punjab, Kerala, Karnataka, Jharkhand, has bagged the perfect score. After both sessions of JEE (Main)-2022 examination, the ranks of the candidates will be released taking into consideration the best of the two NTA scores in accordance with the policy already in place.

16:45 (IST)08 Aug 2022
In other news! IIT-Madras records highest number of placements, Rs 21.48 lakh average salary offer

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) has recorded the highest ever number of job offers in an academic year. In addition, 231 pre-placement offers (PPOs) were also received from students’ summer internships, said the institute in a statement. This has led to a total of 1,430 job offers, which is higher than the previous highest of 1,151 job offers recorded during the 2018-19 academic year. Read more

14:03 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022 result: Girl topper Palli Jalajakshi wants to take up Civil Services

Just like other JEE toppers, Jalajakshi wants to join IIT Bombay to pursue BTech Computer Science but her professional aspirations are different from others. She wants to take up the civil services exam after graduation and wants to work for the digitisation of the country. She scored 99.98 percentile in session 1 and reappeared in session 2 to get a perfect score. Read more

12:55 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022 held in 13 languages

The JEE Main was conducted at 622 examination centers in 440 cities including 17 cities outside India. JEE Main 2022 was held in 13 languages including Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

12:38 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Advanced criteria

Only  2.5 L=lakh rank holders will be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced examination. To apply for the JEE Advanced exam, aspirants should have secured a minimum of 75 per cent marks in class 12 exam with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as main subjects. Additionally, theY should have qualified the JEE Main exam and ranked among the top 2.5 lakh rank holders. 

Candidates should note that the candidate should have been born on or after October 1, 1997. However, SC, ST and PwD candidates will get a relaxation of 5 years. Also, candidates who will be previously admitted in an IIT will not be eligible for JEE Advanced 2022. Read more

12:26 (IST)08 Aug 2022
When is JEE Advanced exam?

Thsi year, the JEE Advanced exam is scheduled to take place on August 28, 2022

Paper 1: 09:00-12:00 
Paper 2: 14:30-17:30 

After the exam, the copy of candidate responses will be available on the JEE (Advanced) 2022 website at 10 am of September 01 and provisional answer keys will be released on September 3. Candidates will be given time till 5 pm of September 4 to raise objections, and the final answer keys will be released at 10 am of Septermber 11, along with the result.

12:19 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Advanced registration to begin soon

Candidates will be able to register for JEE Advanced from 4 pm today, i.e. August 8 at the official JEE Advanced website — .The registration window will close at 5 pm of August 11. The last date for fee payment of registered candidates will be 5 pm of August 12.

Admit cards for JEE Advanced will be available for downlaod from 10 am of August 23 till 2:30 pm of August 28.

12:09 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022: Sneha Pareek maintains her position as Assam topper

JEE Main session 1 Assam topper, Sneha Pareek, has once again topped the state in session 2 too. She has now secured AIR 2 in session 2 results. Sneha wants to pursue engineering and will be okay with any branch of IIT. However, currently, she wants to focus on her preparations for JEE Advanced, for which her strategy will be the same as JEE Main — practising maximum mock test. Read more about this girl topper

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11:50 (IST)08 Aug 2022
Two girls top JEE Main 2022

This year, a total of 10,26,799 unique candidates registered for both sessions out of which 9,05,590 unique candidates appeared in the two sessions. In session 2, a total of 6,22,034 candidates registered for the exams, out of which 5,40,242 appeared. A total of 24 candidates have received a perfect NTA score in JEE Main, out of which only two girls have made it to the list.

11:43 (IST)08 Aug 2022
Result for some withheld

On account of using unfair means, results of five candidates have been withheld. 

11:38 (IST)08 Aug 2022
Meet the toppers!

There are a total of 24 toppers in JEE Main 2022 exam. 

11:24 (IST)08 Aug 2022
NTA drops 6 questions from JEE Main final answer key

According to the NTA, if none of the options is found correct or a question is found to be wrong or a question is dropped then percent equivalence is to be established on the remaining questions whether attempted or not attempted, an official statement from NTA reads.

Candidates should remeber that this is only if the question is in MCQ form. If the question would have been numerical value question, then "four marks (+4) will be awarded to all those who have attempted the question. The reason could be due to human error or technical error,” NTA explains.

However, this year, some people have also alleged that the calculation and normalisation of marks has not been done in the correct way. The NTA has not yet responded to this claim, and there is no proof till now. Read more about NTA rules here

11:10 (IST)08 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022: 24 candidates get 100% marks

As many as 24 candidates have scored a 100 percentile in the overall merit list (based on session 1 and session 2 performance). Out of the top 24, only two girls have managed to secure a cent percentile. Palli Jalajakshi of Andhra Pradesh and Sneha Pareek of Assam have secured 100 percentile. Moreover, result of five candidates has been withheld on account of using unfair means. Read more

16:06 (IST)07 Aug 2022
'Covid helped me save travelling time', says JEE Main session 1 West Bengal topper

Ashutosh Agarwal topped the JEE Main session 1 exam from the state of West Bengal. "My primary aim is to get into an IIT. I want to study Computer Science but I am open to studying any subject if I study at IIT. Right now, I am all focused on JEE Advanced scheduled on August 28," said Agarwal. Read about his hobbies

15:15 (IST)07 Aug 2022
JEE Main session 1 toppers: 14 students secure perfect score

List of students who secured a cent percent result:

Jasti Yashwanth VV S from Telangana

Aniket Chattopadhyay from Telangana

Dheeraj Kurukunda from Telanagna

Koyyana Suhas from Andhra Pradesh

Kushagra Srivastava from Jharkhand

Mrinal Garg from Punjab

Sneha Pareek from Assam

Sarthank Maheshwari from Haryana

Navya from Rajasthan

Penikalapati Ravi Kishore from Andhra Pradesh

Plisetty Karthikeya from Andhra Pradesh

Boya Haren Sathvik from Karnataka

Saumitra Garg from Uttar Pradesh

Rupesh Biyani from Telangana

14:48 (IST)07 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022 session II result: How to check

Step 1: Visit the official JEE Main website —
Step 2: Click on the JEE Main result 2022 June link, available on the home page.
Step 3: Enter application number and date of birth/password
Step 4: Click on submit, and your JEE Main session 1 result will be displayed on the screen.


14:16 (IST)07 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022: Websites to check session 2 score

Candidates who appeared for the JEE Main session 2 exam will be able to check their score at these websites:

14:07 (IST)07 Aug 2022
JEE Main 2022: Gujarat topper was in International Chemistry Olympiad when session1 results were announced

Mahit Gadhiwala was at the Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education in Mumbai to take part in the 54th International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO) hosted by Tianjin China and was in a “no communication phase” when he was announced as the state topper. Read how his family celebrated in his absence.

13:44 (IST)07 Aug 2022
What happens if a question has more than one answer?

When a question has more than one correct answer, candidates who selected either of these two answers will be given full marks, but the candidates who did not mark either of these will not be awarded any mark. "If more than one option is found to be correct then Four marks (+4) will be awarded to only those who have marked any of the correct options," NTA notice states. Check which questions have more than one answer

13:32 (IST)07 Aug 2022
Eyes on JEE Advanced for girl topper of JEE Main session 1

Assam’s Sneha Pareek was the only girl among the 14 candidates who scored a 100 percentile in JEE Main 2022 Session 1. Pareek, who is from Guwahati, said she will not appear in Session 2 of JEE Main 2022 and will prepare for JEE Advanced. Her strategy for JEE Advanced will be the same as JEE Main — 'practising maximum mock test'.

She wants to pursue BTech in Computer Science and does not have a preference for any institute. “All the IITs are coveted and are represented by remarkable faculty. Hence, I am willing to join any IIT that offers my desired course. If it comes as a preferred choice, I will opt for IIT-Bombay,” she added. Read her future plans here

JEE Main Session 1 Result, JEE Main 2022, JEE Main result JEE Main Session 2 Result Updates: The result for JEE Main session 1 exams (which were held from July 21 to July 30) was declared in the early hours of July 12. (Representative image. Express photo)

JEE Main Session 2 Result Updates: This year, the JEE Main session 2 exam was earlier scheduled to be held from July 21 to July 30, but it was later announced that the JEE Main exams have been deferred and will now be held from July 25.

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First published on: 06-08-2022 at 11:33:55 am
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