IIT JEE-2019

JEE Main Important Dates 2019 – National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced JEE Main exam dates for April exam. The authorities will conduct JEE Main 2019 Paper 2 on April 7 while Paper 1 will be conducted on April 8, 9, 10 and 12.

JEE Main 2019 registrations for April attempt was started on February 8; the last date to submit the application form was March 7.

The important dates of JEE Main 2019 consist start and end date of the application process, issue of admit card, result announcement and more of April attempt.

Earlier, NTA has conducted JEE Main first attempt from January 8 to 12, 2019. Candidates can go through the full article to check the JEE Main important dates 2019 for April exams.

Overview of JEE Main 2019



Name of Examination

Joint Entrance Examination Main

Commonly Known As

JEE Main

Conducting Body

National Testing Agency (NTA)

Examination Level

National Level


Undergraduate Examination

Purpose of Exam

  • Admissions into NITs, IIITs and CFTIs
  • Qualifying Test for JEE Advanced

Mode of Examination

Computer based test

For Paper 2 – Drawing section will be conducted as pen and paper based test

Number of Attempts

Twice in a year, Total – 6

Duration of Exam

3 Hours

Total Marks


Number of slots for each exam

8 slots out of which one has to be chosen by students for Paper I

2 slots for Paper II

Number of Applicants

Over 12 Lakh

Number of Test Centres in India


Number of Test Centres in Abroad


States that are part of the JEE Main system

Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Nagaland

States that accept JEE Main scores

Rajasthan, Punjab, Chandigarh, Himachal Pradesh

JEE Main 2019 Official Website


Number of Seats Offered NITs – 17967
IIITs – 4023
GFTIs – 4683

JEE Main Dates 2019 – April

Events Dates 
Online availability of application form February 8, 2019
Last date of online application form submission and uploading of scanned images March 7, 2019 (Closed)
JEE Main Application Correction March 11-15, 2019
Admit Card availability March 21, 2019
JEE Main Exam Dates 2019 (Computer Based Test) Paper 2- April 7
Paper 1- April 8, 9, 10 and 12
Answer Key and OMR sheets After April 21, 2019
Answer Key challenge acceptance April last week, 2019
JEE Main Result Paper 1 April 30, 2019
JEE Main Result Paper 2 May 15, 2019
All India Ranks declaration April 30, 2019

JEE Main April 2019 Schedule


First Shift

Second Shift

Timing of the Examination

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Duration of the Examination

3 Hours

3 Hours

Entry in Exam Centre

7:30 AM to 9 AM

12:30 PM to 2 PM

Checking of Admit Card by the Invigilator

9 AM to 9:15 AM

2 PM to 2:15 PM

Seating inside the Examination Centre

9:15 AM

2:15 PM

Instructions by the Invigilators

9:15 AM to 9:25 AM

2:15 PM to 2:25 PM

Commencement of Examination

9:30 AM

2:30 PM

Conclusion of Examination

12:30 PM

5:30 PM

Important Dates of JEE Main January 2019 



Registration dates

September 1 to 30, 2018

Registration for Test Practise Centres Starts

September 1, 2018

Final date to pay the application fee, upload signature and photograph

October 1, 2018 (11.50 PM)

Correction Period of Application Form

October 8 to October 14, 2018

Announcement of Date and Shift for Paper I and II

October 5, 2018

Announcement of Exam City for Paper I and II

October 19, 2018

Release of Admit Card

December 17, 2018

JEE Main 2019 January exam

Paper I

January 9, 10, 11 and 12 (two sessions per day at 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM)

Paper II

January 8, 2019 (9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM) (concluded)

Availability of question paper and recorded responses of candidates

January 14 to 17, 2019

Release of Answer Key

January 15, 2019 (Released)

Declaration of Result for Paper-1

January 19, 2019

JEE Main Paper-2 Result

January 31, 2019

JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria of JEE Main 2019 lists out all of the conditions and requirements that the candidates have to meet to apply for the exam. Candidates can check the same in detail below.

JEE Main 2019 Eligibility Criteria



Age Limit

There is no age limit.

Qualifying Exam

The candidates should have qualified 12th standard (or equivalent) examination in 2017 or 2018 or must be appearing in 2019.

12th Standard Qualifying Marks

Candidates should have just qualified their 12th standard examination.

Number of Subjects in Qualifying Exam

5 subjects including the following:

  • Language
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Technical Vocational Subject
  • Any other subject

Number of Attempts

Twice a year. Candidates can attempt for three consecutive years @ two per year.

For admissions into IITs, NITs, IIITs and CFTIs

Candidates should have secured minimum 75% marks (65% for SC/ST category candidates) or should be in the top 20 percentile of their respective boards

For Paper II (B.Arch) – The candidates should have completed the 10+2th standard exam with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and in aggregate in class 12 or equivalent.

Eligibility for Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Haryana and Uttarakhand

As per the individual state rules

JEE Main Application Form 2019

JEE Main 2019 application form can be filled in online mode till March 7, 2019.

Candidates who appeared for the January session must register using their January credentials to ensure that their scores (January) are considered.

Payment of application fee  and uploading of photo and signature can be done till March 8, 2019.

Candidates are advised to check the status of their JEE Main 2019 application form and print their confirmation