Today, March 16, the National Testing Agency (NTA) started the second attempt of the Joint Entrance Exam JEE Main 2021. The March attempt has begun and will end on March 18, 2021.
The engineering entrance exam is being held in 792 locations around the country in March. The JEE Main 2021 examination was given for the first time in February of this year. For the benefit of the candidates, the entrance exam is given in a variety of languages.
According to official NTA numbers, a total of 6,19,638 candidates have registered to take the March session of the JEE Main 2021 test. On March 6, 2021, the registration window for the second session of the exam closed.
Out of the overall number of contestants, 5,79,759 have decided to write the paper in English, 19,497 have chosen Hindi, and 20,382 have chosen the regional languages adopted by the Ministry of Education this year.
The JEE Main 2021 examination is being held in six slots until March 18 in 334 cities for the March session. The exam is also being held in cities other than India, including Bahrain, Colombo, Doha, Dubai, Kathmandu, Kuala Lumpur, Lagos, Muscat, Riyadh, Sharjah, Singapore, and Kuwait.
The Education Ministry has also agreed to organize the JEE Main 2021 entrance exam in 13 languages: Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, Hindi, English, and Gujarati.
The NTA has also released a notice which said that the live CCTV monitoring has been scheduled in all test centers to curb examination malpractices. The NTA is also preparing for live viewing from every remote location and recording CCTV systems of all review centers from the NTA’s control room in New Delhi.
A total of 6,52,627 candidates enrolled for the JEE Main 2021 February session, which was held from February 23 to 26, 2021. On March 8, the results of the February session of the engineering entrance exam were announced, and six students got 100 percent.