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JEE Main Exam Dates 2024

The first phase of JEE Main exam date 2024 is declared Tentatively, and the examination will be conducted accordingly. The exam has two papers; Paper 1 will be conducted for admission to B.Tech/B.E courses and Paper 2 for admission to courses in B.Arch/B.Planning. The exam will be conducted in the same pattern.

After qualifying for the JEE Main, candidates can apply for admission to one of the courses mentioned above in many governments and private colleges in India. However, those aiming for admission to one of the IITs need to mandatorily clear JEE Advanced 2024 after qualifying for JEE Main. Candidates ranking among the top 2.5 lakh will be eligible to sit for the counselling and the process henceforth.

Here, we will discuss all the important dates related to this national-level entrance examination, JEE Main 2024, and which students need to follow until the authority makes any changes. Keep reading to know all the necessary details.

JEE Main Exam Date 2024

JEE Main will be conducted twice every year. In 2024, the same pattern will be continued, and examinations for both papers will take place in two separate sessions: January and April.

For those who will appear in both these sessions, the relevant result will be the one they have fared better in. Since there are two sessions of examination followed every year, candidates need to register for them separately if they intend to appear for both.

Now, have a look at the JEE Main exam date this year. It is elucidated for both sessions of 2024.

Candidates can choose one JEE Main online exam date from the available sitting as per their convenience and appear for it. 

Mode of Examination

Examinations for all the sittings of JEE Main Paper 1 are conducted in Computer-Based Training (CBT) mode. For Paper 2, a part of this exam follows the CBT mode, and the rest is in offline mode. The JEE Main 2024 followed this mode.


While appearing for JEE Main 2024, candidates will have to follow the examination schedule mentioned below. These schedules were applicable for both the January and April sessions. Also, the exams concluded in two shifts. Take a look! 

JEE Main 2024 Highlights:

Name of Exam

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2024

Conducting Authority

Nation Testing Agency

Examination Level

National Level

Mode of Examination


Category of Exam

Undergraduate (UG)

Period of Examination

3 Hours

Paper I

B.Tech / B.E.

Paper II

B.Arch / B.Planning

Purpose of Examination

The qualifying examination for admission to NITs, IITs, and GFTIs is also the qualifying test for JEE Advanced, which in turn grants admissions to IITs

Exam Dates

To Be Announced

JEE Main 2024 Important Dates

The official dates for JEE Main 2024 are not yet released but we have given the tentative JEE Main 2024 Exam Dates in the table below. Remember that the below given dates are only tentative and the official dates will be updated here after the official announcement.


Tentative Exam Dates of JEE Main 2024

Session 1

Session 2

JEE Main 2024 Notification Release

19th September 2023

Starting of JEE Main 2024 Registration process

2nd week of December 2023

2nd week of February 2024

Last Day of Registration

1st week of January 2024

2nd week of March 2024

Last date of Fee submission

1st week of January 2024

2nd week of March 2024

Correction of Application Form

2nd week of January 2024

3rd week of March 2024

Release of Admit card

3rd week of January 2024

1st week of April 2024

JEE Main 2024 Exam Date

Between 24th January

and 1st February 2024

Between 1st April

and 15th April 2024.

Release of Answer key

1st week of February 2024

3rd week of April 2024

Declaration of Result

1st week of February 2024

4th week of April 2024

Process of Counselling

Will be updated Soon

The same schedule applies for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 of the two sessions.


While all the procedures for these exams will be held in the first session of 2024, i.e., January, and many for the second session, i.e., April session, the exam will have some procedures that are as follows.

After the application date, the date for JEE Main Admit card and JEE Main exam date, etc., here are some other schedules to note:

  • Examination results for JEE Main January 2024 session - January 2024 (Tentative).

  • Examination results for JEE Main April 2024 session - April 2024 (Tentative).

NTA will be releasing the JEE Main results 2024 on its website. Candidates who qualify in this exam can avail of the scorecard for the result obtained. Also, they can check the All India Ranking they obtained in this examination from the same website.

Tentative Counselling Dates for JEE Main

Aspirants looking for JEE Main exam date 2024 must also be aware of other relevant dates related to this JEE Main exam’s counselling procedure. With this information, they can prepare for admission to a participating institute on the qualifying exam.

JoSAA conducts the counselling process for admission to various B.Tech/B.Arch courses in Indian institutes. CSAB (Central Seat Allocation Board) conducts two additional rounds, whereby it allots the remaining seats of UTs, and regions in the Northeast along with the other 17 SFTIs participating in the counselling procedure. Also, as mentioned above, these are predicted dates as per counselling conducted in previous years. Its actual dates will be updated once the conducting authority notifies us of the same after JEE Main 2024 results are out.

Prep up for Your Dream Career

This was all about the JEE Main exam date 2024 and the entire exam schedule for this year. Now, candidates can look forward to referring to the answer key released on the date given above and assessing their performance.

JEE aspirants can also make good use of the JEE Main rank predictor to know the probable rank they might get in this examination. Accordingly, they can go forward with further Preparation for JEE Advanced 2024 or prepare for the counselling process to take admission in one of the participating institutes as per their plan.

JEE Main 2024 Cut off:

Along with the results, the JEE Main 2024 cut-off marks will be published. Students can check the details regarding the JEE Main cut-off 2024 in online mode. Below is the cut-off from the previous year's JEE Main exam: [Please note that the actual cut-off details for JEE Main 2024 are not mentioned in the provided text.]











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