Today, the JEE Main exam 2021 has commenced with B.Arch and B.Planning papers. JEE Main 2021 (Joint entrance exam) will be conducted in four cycles this year which starts from February. This exam of the first cycle will be conducted in 331 exam cities with two shifts in each all across the country. All precautions, guidelines, and protocols prescribed by the GoI will be followed.
The February session of JEE Main 2021 will conclude on 26 February 2021 and the results for JEE Main 2021 are expected to be released by 7 March 2021.
Paper pattern for JEE Main B.Arch/ B.Planning
The JEE Main paper for B.Arch and B.Planning will be of 400 marks in total with over 20 questions. The questions will be in the MCQ pattern and 5 questions will be in numerical form. For Numerical questions, there is no negative marking.
There will be 2 sections in papers 2A and 2B. Both part 1 and part 2 will be the same for both the papers which will be mathematics and Aptitude. There will be a drawing test in part 3 of paper 2A whereas for paper 2B it will consist of planning-related topics and questions.
Part 1 and part 2 for paper 2A will be conducted in a computer-based mode whereas part 3 will be conducted in offline mode. For paper 2B, all the parts will be in computer-based mode.
SAFETY MEASURES AND GUIDELINES
The national testing agency (NTA) has taken a variety of precautionary measures in the view of ongoing pandemic to ensure the safety of the examinees, invigilators, and other staff at the center.
- hand sanitizer at the entrance
- mask mandatory for candidates at all time
- sanitization of seats and desks before the start of the exam
- gap of two seats between each
- admit cards to be scanned with a barcode reader
Candidates are advised to adhere to the COVID-19 guidelines strictly as mentioned in their admit cards.