JEE Main results 2019: The National Testing Agency (NTA) is likely to declare the result for the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) for admission to engineering architecture-related courses at its official website, jeemain.nic.in. According to the reports, the JEE Main results will be announced by April 30 only. The students who had appeared in the exam can check the results through the official website- jeemain.nic.in.
A total of 9,29,198 students registered for the JEE Main in January against 9,35,741 appearing for the same in April session. In the April session, a rise of 6,543 candidates for engineering courses has been registered. However, an exact reverse trend was observed in architecture courses where the number of registered candidates dropped from 1,80,052 in January to 1,69,767 in April with a dip of 10,285 students was registered.
The percentile scores, informed NTA, will be calculated up to seven decimal places to avoid ties.
The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main exam for engineering aspirants concluded with mixed reviews. Based on students’ reaction, the physics section was the toughest part of the exam. Following the usual trend, chemistry was rated to be the easiest section of the nation-wide competitive exam.
According to experts, the JEE Main 2019 paper can be rated from easy to moderate. “The toughest amongst the three was Physics followed by Maths and then Chemistry as per students,” said Ramesh Batlish, centre head, FIITJEE Noida
Based on this, a merit list will be prepared. In cases of a tie, or two students scoring the same percentile score, preference will be given to the candidate who has scored highest in mathematics. In case of a further tie, preference will be given to physics and then chemistry.
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JEE Main score is applicable for admission to NITs, IIITs, CFTIs and even private engineering and architecture courses. A cut-off will also be released for the candidates to qualify for JEE Advanced exam which is an entrance gateway for admission to the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).
Meanwhile, the NTA has reopened the link for candidates to make category correction in their application form and apply for the newly introduced reservation quota for the economically weaker section (EWS).