JEE Main 2022: Notification, Application Form, Syllabus, Exam Date

National Testing Authority (NTA) is the authority that holds the responsibility of conducting JEE Main 2022 exam. It is the most popular and one of the most prestigious engineering entrance exams in India. A large number of colleges including NITs offer admission based on the JEE Main score. It is an online exam that is conducted twice in a calendar year. Candidates who are looking to appear in this exam need to make sure they are eligible and fill and submit application form before the last date. The application process will take place in online mode. The complete details related to the JEE Main 2022 are provided in this post.

JEE Main 2022 Important Dates

The tentative dates regarding JEE main 2022 are given in the table below-

2021 Application Form
Chandigarh University Admission 2021 : Apply Here
UPES 2021 Admission : Apply Here
NIIT Univ 2021 Admission : Apply Here
LPU NEST 2021 : Apply Now
Amrita University 2021 Admission : Apply Now
Jain University Admission 2021 : Apply Now
BML Munjal Univ Admission 2021 : Apply Now
Main EventsTentative Dates
Starting of online application form1st week of sept 2021
Last date to submit application formLast week of sept 2021
Last date to submit application fee1st week of oct 2021
Dates of examination1st week of Jan 2022 to 2nd week of Jan 2022
Result declarationLast week of Jan 2022


JEE Main 2022 Eligibility Criteria

It is very important for aspiring candidates to make sure that they are eligible before filling the application form. Given below are the eligibility criteria in order to apply for JEE Main 2022 exam.

Age Limit

  • There is no age limit to take JEE Main exam in 2022.
  • Candidates who have passed class 12th / equivalent examination in 2020, 2021 or appearing in 2022 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE (Main) examination – 2022.

Educational Qualification

JEE Main eligibility for admission in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs, SFIs, State Engineering Colleges, and Other Participating Institutions are as follows:

  • Candidates should have scored more than 75% marks in 10+2 or should be among the top 20 percentile candidates, from their respective board. (Not applicable for admission in the academic year starting from 2022).
  • For SC/ ST aspirants, the minimum percentage criterion is 65% or among the top 20 percentiles. (Not applicable for admission in the academic year starting from 2022).

Subjects to study in the qualifying exam

The subject combination depends upon the course as explained below.

  • B.Tech./ B.E.: Aspirants must have passed the qualifying examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/ Biotechnology/ Biology/ Technical Vocational subjects.
  • B.Arch: Cleared 10+2 or equivalent examination with Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.
  • B.Planning: Should have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination with Mathematics.

JEE Main Application form 2022

The application form for JEE Main 2022 examination will release in online mode. Candidates who are eligible to apply may visit the official website of NTA in order to begin the application process. Given below are the steps by which you can apply for the JEE Main exam.

  • To start the application process you need to visit the official website of NTA.
  • On the official website, candidates have to register by giving a few of their basic details like name, phone number, email address, etc.
  • Once registered, the login credentials will be generated for the candidates.
  • Next, the aspirants need to sign in using the credentials created at the time of registration.
  • Now, the main application form will appear on your screen. In the main application form, aspirants will be asked to provide their complete educational, personal, and contact details.
  • In addition to the details, applicants will also be required to upload the scanned images of their passport size photograph and signature.
  • All candidates are also required to pay the necessary application fee.
  • Finally, the candidates should take a printout of the application form submitted.

Application Fee

An application form will not be considered valid unless a candidate pays the application fee. The application fee for the candidates of different categories is given below-

Fee Payable for January JEE (Main) 2022In India Outside India





General/ Gen – EWS/ OBC (NCL)Boys – Rs 650/-

Girls – Rs 325/-

Boys-Rs 3000/-

Girls- Rs 1500/

SC/ ST/ PwD/ TransgenderBoys – Rs 325/-

Girls – Rs 325/-

Boys-Rs 1500/-

Girls- Rs 1500/-

B.E./B.Tech & B. Arch


B.E./B.Tech & B. Planning


B.E./B.Tech, B. Arch &



B.Arch & B.Planning

General/ Gen-EWS/  OBC(NCL)Boys-Rs 1300/-

Girls- Rs 650/

Boys-Rs 6000/-

Girls- Rs 3000/-

SC/ ST/ PwD/ TransgenderBoys-Rs 650/-

Girls- Rs 650/-

Boys-Rs 6000/-

Girls- Rs 3000/-


Mode of payment: NTA will accept the application fee in online mode through a valid credit card, debit card, and Internet banking. Fees can also be paid via UPI or PayTM

Admit Card

  • Once the application form submission process gets completed, NTA will make the admit card for the examination available.
  • The admit card will release in online mode through the official website of NTA.
  • Candidates will be able to download their admit cards by providing their registration details.
  • The details about the examination venue and schedule will be mentioned on their admit card.
  • No candidates will be allowed to enter the examination venue without an admit card and one photo ID proof.
  • Keep the admit card safe after the examination as it will be required at the time of the admission.

JEE Main 2022 Exam pattern

Those candidates who are looking to appear for the exam should know and understand the pattern of exam. The exam pattern of JEE Main 2022 is explained below

Paper – 1: For B. Tech

  • Mode of examination: Online (Computer based test)
  • Duration of the examination: 3 hours
  • Number of questions: 75 Questions
  • Type of questions: Objective type MCQs
  • Maximum Marks: 300
  • Marking Scheme: Each question will carry 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • Language of questions: English or Hindi (Candidates from Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra and Nagar Haveli can opt for Gujarati as well)

Subject wise pattern of the exam

SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum Marks
Physics25 (including 5 numerical)100
Chemistry25 (including 5 numerical)100
Total75 Questions300 marks


Paper – 2: For B. Arch

  • Mode of examination: Online (Computer Based Test) followed by a Drawing test to be conducted in the pen-and-paper mode.
  • Duration of examination: 3 hours
  • Subjects: Mathematics, General Aptitude and Drawing Skills
  • Number of question: 75 questions + 2 drawing questions
  • Maximum Marks: 400
  • Type of questions: Objective type MCQ for Maths and Aptitude.
  • Marking Scheme: +4 for a correct answer and -1 for an incorrect answer

Subject wise exam pattern

SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum Marks
Total77 Questions400 marks


Paper – 3: For B. Plan

  • Mode of examination: Online (Computer-based test)
  • Duration of the examination: 3 hours
  • Number of questions: 100 Questions
  • Type of questions: Objective type MCQs
  • Maximum Marks: 400
  • Marking Scheme: Each question will carry 4 marks.
  • Negative Marking: 1 Mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • Language of questions: English, Hindi, and Gujarati

Subject wise pattern of exam

SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum Marks
Total100 questions400 marks



The syllabus of JEE Main 2022 is quite vast. Here, we are providing important topics from each subject for the examination.

  • Physics: Physics and Measurement, Thermodynamics, Kinematics, Rotational Motion, Gravitation, Work and Energy, Power, Properties of Solids and Liquids, Laws of Motion, Electronic Devices, Oscillations, Waves, Current Electricity, Electromagnetic Waves, Communication Systems, Electromagnetic Induction, Magnetism, Alternating Currents, Magnetic Effects of Current, Kinetic Theory of Gases.
  • Chemistry: Basic concepts in Chemistry, States of Matter, Chemical bonding,  Atomic Structure, Solutions, Redox Reactions, Chemical Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Electrochemistry, Surface Chemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Hydrogen, Classification of Elements, Group 13 to Group 18 Elements, D and f block elements, Coordination compounds, Environmental chemistry, Isolation of metals, etc.
  • Maths: Sets, Relations, and Functions, Complex Numbers, Determinant, Quadratic Equations, Matrices, Permutations Combinations, Mathematical Induction, Sequence Series, Binomial Theorem, Limits and Continuity, Differentiability, Statistics, Differential Equations, Integral Calculus, Trigonometry, Vector Algebra, Coordinate Geometry, Mathematical Reasoning, 3D Geometry, Probability, etc.

JEE Main 2022 Result

  • After organising the examination, NTA will declare the JEE Main Result 2022 in online mode.
  • Before declaring the result, authorities will also publish answer keys on the official website.
  • Candidates will be able to check their results by providing their roll numbers and other details.
  • The details about the total and subject wise marks secured by the candidates will be mentioned on the result card.
  • There shall be no provision for re-valuation/re-checking of the Score. No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained.


  • Please note that NTA is an exam conducting authority not an admission provider.
  • After clearing the exam, the candidates have to participate in different counselling process which accepts JEE Main score in order to get admission.
  • JoSAA will conduct the counselling to allot seats in 106 participating institutes including IITs, NITs, IIITs, and other GFTIs.
  • In the counselling process, candidates will be asked about their choice of institute and branch of engineering.
  • Admissions are provided based on the choices provided by the candidates and JEE Main exam marks.

Frequently asked questions

Question – 1: How many times does the JEE Main exam is conducted in a calendar year?

Answer: The exam is conducted two times in a calendar year.

Question – 2: Can I submit the application form JEE Main 2022 to NTA by post or any other offline medium?

Answer: No, the application will not be accepted by post or any other offline medium.

Question – 3: Is it possible to apply for the rechecking in case I am not satisfied with my JEE Main 2022 result?

Answer: No, there is no provision for rechecking or re-evaluation.

Question – 4: Will I receive the admit card after submitting the application form by post or email?

Answer: No, the admit card must be downloaded from the official website only.

Question – 5: In which city do I have to appear for the examination?

Answer: You will be asked to choose 4 cities in which you want to appear for the exam at the time of filling the application form. You will be allotted any of the four exam centre cities chosen.

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  1. Sir I got 67% marks in bseb nd 200 in jee. Mains 2019 nd also from genral category. Could I eligible to take admission in nit

  2. sir I pass out diploma in civil engineering in 2018 with 71%
    I may allow able for jee main exam

  3. Sir jinka third attempt ha vo january ki jagah april mein de sakte hain ya consecutive hi dena hoga ya dono de sakte hain kya

  4. sir
    i can give two times jee mains in i am in 12th.

  5. sir how many times i can apply for jee mains if i take 2 times in 2019.

  6. Is bar general category ka cutoff kitna jayega, koi idea?

  7. Sir my son has secured 65% marks in theroy and more than 65% by combining practical plus theory. I am from SC category. Can he apply for JEE Main?

  8. What is exact date for the availability of form?

  9. Sir the exam will be offline or online?

  10. Please suggest me some good books for physics having objective type questions.

  11. How to get good rank in Jee main 2019?

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