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NTA JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates Updates: Registration window for April session to close today

NTA JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates News Updates: The Ministry of Education has announced the exam dates for JEE Main (April and May) sessions 2021. The April session will be conducted from July 20-25, JEE Main (May) will be held from July 27-August 2.

By: Education Desk | New Delhi |
Updated: July 8, 2021 10:35:39 am
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NTA JEE Main 2021 Exam Dates Updates: Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has announced the exam schedule for JEE Main (April and May) sessions 2021 on Tuesday. The minister made the announcement through a live session. The April session of JEE Main 2021 will be conducted from July 20-25. The fourth and last session of JEE Main 2021 (May session) will be conducted from July 27-August 2.

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The registration window has been reopened for candidates who could not apply for the exams earlier.  Candidates can apply at jeemain.nta.nic.in. Those who wish to apply for the April session will be able to apply from tonight (July 6) to July 8. JEE Main (May) session registrations will be open from July 9-12. Candidates will also be able to change their exam centres.

As per the information shared by the NTA, a total of 6.80 lakh candidates have already been registered for JEE Main April 2021. For the May session, 6.09 candidates have registered. The registration number is executed to go higher as the application windows have been reopened for both April and May sessions.

JEE Main 2021 (February): The first session of JEE Main 2021 was conducted from February 23-26. A total of 6.61 lakh (6,61,776) candidates had registered for the February session this year. A total of six students scored 100 percentile in the February session.

JEE Main 2021 (March): The second session was conducted from March 15 to 18. A total of 6.19 lakh (6,19,638) candidates had registered for the March session. In the March session, a total of 13 candidates had scored 100 percentile.

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JEE Main 2021 Updates: Education Ministry announces final decision on exam dates

18:53 (IST)07 Jul 2021
What is the application fee for JEE Main 2021?

The application fee for JEE Main exam is Rs 650 for general category students. For students from reserved category and female candidates, the registration fee is Rs 325.

16:37 (IST)07 Jul 2021
JEE Main April/May session: How to apply

Students who are applying for the NTA JEE Main exam can follow the below given steps for hassle-free registration:

Step 1: Visit the official website at jeemain.nta.nic.in.

Step 2: Click on the ‘registration link’ on the homepage

Step 3: Fill the application form with the necessary details

Step 4: Make the payment

Step 5: Confirm submission and take a printout for further references.

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11:16 (IST)07 Jul 2021
Registration window for JEE May session to begin on July 9

Candidates who want to apply for the April session can apply from July 6 to July 8. JEE Main (May) session registrations will be open from July 9-12.

10:44 (IST)07 Jul 2021
JEE Main exam: Apply separately for two courses

If a candidate wants to apply only for two programmes in April and May session separately, he/she has to apply for both of them as per the application window dates of those sessions. For example, if a candidate wants to apply for B.E. in April Session and B.Arch. in the May session then he/she should apply separately, that is, for B.E. apply when the application window opened for the April session and apply for BArch. when the application window is opened for the May Session.

20:53 (IST)06 Jul 2021
NTA allows candidates to withdraw their applications

A candidate can also withdraw from (postponed) April/May sessions by following the procedure detailed in the application form. The Candidates are advised to keep visiting the official websites of NTA (www.nta.acin) and (jeemain.nta.nic.in) for the latest updates. 

20:26 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Candidates allowed to make changes in earlier filled application form

The candidates who have applied earlier for April/May session can modify their particulars (session, category, subject, etc.) during the period from July 6 to 8 for (postponed) April Session and July 9 to 12 for (postponed) May session. 

20:07 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Aspirants demand updates on NEET-UG 2021

The Education Minister today announced the exam schedule for JEE Main 2021, but NEET-UG 2021 aspirants are still waiting for an update regarding the exam and application process. 

20:02 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Registration process begins on JEE Main official website

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will make the registration link live from tonight (July 6) for April session. Candidates will be able to apply at jeemain.nta.nic.in from July 6 to July 8. 

19:50 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Candidates concerned about only two days gap between third and fourth sessions

Since the four sessions of JEE Main 2021 were announced to ease students' stress, candidates are not very convinced with the announced date. Aspirants claim that a gap of two days between the third and fourth sessions will not allow them to improve their scores. 

19:35 (IST)06 Jul 2021
More than 6 lakh candidates already registered for JEE (Main) April and May 2021

As per the information shared by the NTA, a total of 6.80 lakh candidates have already been registered for JEE Main April 2021. For May session, 6.09 candidates have registered. The registration number is executed to go higher as the application windows have been reopened for both April and May sessions. 

19:33 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Test centres for JEE Main 2021 increased

To ensure social distancing amid the pandemic and follow the SOPs, the NTA has also increased the number of test centres for JEE Main (April and May) sessions. Earlier, the total number of test centres was 660. The test centres have now been increased to 828. 

19:31 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Number of test cities increased to comply with Covid protocols

The National Testing Agency has increased the number of test cities this year. The test cities have been increased from 232 to 334. The number of cities has been increased to ease the process for students amid the pandemic. 

19:22 (IST)06 Jul 2021
JEE Main (May) session to be held in July-August

The education minister has announced that the fourth and last session of JEE Main 2021 (May session) will be conducted from July 27-August 2. Candidates will be able to register for the exam from July 9-12. 

19:20 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Registration window reopens for candidates to apply for JEE Main 2021

"Candidates who could not apply for the entrance exam earlier are being provided with a golden chance to apply again," said Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'. The registration window has been reopened for candidates who could not apply for the exams earlier. Those who wish to apply for the April session will be able to apply from tonight (July 6) to July 8.

19:19 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Candidates will be able to chance exam centres

The registration window has been reopened for candidates who could not apply for the exams earlier. Those who wish to apply for April session will be able to apply from tonight (July 6) to July 8. JEE Main (May) session registrations will be open from July 9-12. Candidates will also be able to change their exam centres. 

19:17 (IST)06 Jul 2021
JEE Main (April) 2021 to be held in July

The Education Minister has announced the official exam of JEE Main (April) 2021. The third session will be conducted from July 20-25. The JEE Main (May) will be held from July 27-August 2. Registration window reopens. 

19:15 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Education Minister goes live

The Education Minister is now live on his official Twitter handle. 

19:13 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Registration for remaining sessions of JEE Main 2021 likely to begin today

As per reports, the registration process for the remaining sessions of JEE Main 2021 i.e April and May sessions are expected to reopen from tonight onwards. Though there has been no official announcement by the NTA or Education Ministry regarding this. 

19:07 (IST)06 Jul 2021
Education Minister to go live soon

Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank will begin a live session through his social media. He will be making a major announcement regarding JEE Main (April and May) sessions 2021. 

jee main, nta jee main 2021, jee main 2021 exam date, education minister ramesh pokhriyal live today NTA had deferred JEE Main (April and May) 2021 due to Covid spread. (Graphic: Abhishek Mitra)

Due to the spike in COVID-19 cases, the National Testing Agency (NTA) had decided to reschedule the JEE Main (April) 2021. The admit cards for the exam were to be released soon but the process was put on hold. The JEE Main (May) session was also postponed. The Ministry of Education has announced the dates for the remaining editions of engineering entrance exams JEE Main (April and May). However, there is not update on NEET-UG 2021 exam date yet.

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