NTA Declares JEE (Main) January-2019 NTA Score
The NTA Score indicates the percentage of candidates that have scored EQUAL TO OR BELOW (same or lower raw scores) that particular Percentile in that session.
The Percentile scores of a Candidate have been calculated as follows:
[(100) X (Number of candidates appeared in the ‘Session’ with raw score EQUAL TO OR LESS than the candidate)] / [Total number of the candidates appeared in the ’Session’]
After the JEE MAIN APRIL-2019 Exam , the Ranks of the candidates will be released taking into consideration better of the two NTA Scores of all candidates appeared in JAN 2019 and APRIL 2019 examinations and in accordance with the policy already made available on the website https://jeemain.nic.in.
About JEE (Main) – 2019
The JEE (Main)-2019 will be conducted twice before admissions in the next academic session.The students will have following benefits of the new pattern:
1) This will give one more opportunity to the students to improve their scores in examination if they fail to give their best in first attempt without wasting their whole academic year.
2)In first attempt, the students will get a first-hand experience of taking an examination and to know their mistakes which they can improve while attempting for the second time.
3)This will reduce chances of dropping a year and droppers would not have to waste a full year.
4)If anyone missed the examination due to reasons beyond control, then he/she won’t have to wait for one full year.
5)The student’s best of the two NTA scores will be considered for preparation of Merit List/Ranking.
The first attempt of JEE (Main) – 2019 will be held in January, 2019 whereas the second attempt will be held in April, 2019. The test will be held on different shifts/dates in both the attempts. The NTA will release the application form of JEE (Main)-2019 for the first attempt in September, 2018 and for the second attempt in February, 2019.
The result of the first attempt of JEE (Main)-2019 will be declared by 31st January, 2019 and for the second attempt by 30th April, 2019.
Important Dates for First Attempt and Second Attempt
01.09.2018 to 30.09.2018
08.02.2019 to 07.03.2019
01.09.2018 to 01.10.2018
08.02.2019 to 08.03.2019
Between 06.01.2019 (Sunday) to
Between 06.04.2019 (Sunday), to
By 31st January, 2019
By 30th April, 2019
Schedule of Examination
06.01.2019 (Sunday) to 20.01.2019
“Computer Based Test (CBT)” mode only
Mathematics – Part I and Aptitude
Drawing Test – Part III in “Pen &
9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
2.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Eligibility for appearing in JEE (Main) – 2019
For appearing in the JEE (Main) examination there is no age limit for the candidates. The candidates who have passed XII examination in 2017, 2018 or appearing in 2019 irrespective of their age can appear in JEE (Main) Examination – 2019. The candidates should satisfy themselves about the eligibility of age limit requirements of the Institutes in which he/she is desirous of taking admission.
Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE)
Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2017 or 2018; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Examination or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2019 are eligible to appear in both January, 2019 and April, 2019 JEE (Main)-2019 Examination. Candidates who passed Class 12th/Qualifying examination in 2016 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2020 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main)–2019.
Number of subjects in the Qualifying Examination (QE)
Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th/qualifying examination in order to be eligible for writing JEE (Main)-2019. The candidates who have taken four subjects are not permitted to write JEE (Main)-2019 and if such candidates appear in JEE (Main)-2019 by furnishing wrong information, their rank/result will not be declared.
Eligibility for Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating through Central Seat Allocation Board
Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating though Central Seat Allocation Board will be based on All India Rank as explained above in section 2.10 subject to the condition that the candidate should have secured at least 75% marks in the 12th class examination, or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. For SC/ST candidates the qualifying marks would be 65% in the 12th class examination.
State Code of Eligibility
State Code of eligibility means the Code of the State from where the candidate has passed Class 12th /Equivalent qualifying examination by virtue of which he/she becomes eligible to appear in the JEE (Main) for admission to B.E/B. Tech. and B. Arch./B. Planning Courses of the institutions/ Colleges of the States/UT.
Note: If a candidate has passed Class 12th/ Equivalent qualifying examination from one State but appeared for improvement from another State, his/her State code of eligibility will be from where he/she has originally passed Class 12th/ Equivalent qualifying examination and not the State from where he/she has appeared for improvement.
Indian nationals passing the equivalent qualifying examination from an institution abroad, the State of Eligibility will be determined on the basis of permanent address in India as given in the Passport of the candidate.
Candidate passed/appearing class 12th from NIOS should select the State of Eligibility according to the State in which the study centre is located. The State of Eligibility is not applicable for the candidates belonging to Nepal Bhutan/Foreign/OCI/PIO.