JEE (Mains) May 2021 session postponed

In the wake of the prevailing Covid 19 situation in the country, the Union Minister of Education, Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank said the Joint Entrance Examination (Mains) 2021 scheduled for May 2021 has been postponed. 

In an effort to support the student community, the National Testing Agency (NTA) is organizing the JEE (Mains) 2021 in four sessions. Two of these sessions have already been completed  in February (Session 1: From february 23 to 26 february 2021) and March ( Session 2: From 16 to 18 March).  The number of candidates who appeared in Session 1 is 620978 and in Session 2 is 556248. The JEE (Mains) -2021 April session which was scheduled on April 27, 28, and 30 has already been postponed due to the pandemic.  The JEE (Mains) -2021 May session is currently scheduled on 24, 25, 26, 27, 28 May 2021. However, keeping in mind the current situation the JEE (Mains) – May 2021 session is also being postponed. The rescheduling of the April and May sessions will be done subsequently. The registrations for the May session will also be announced at a later stage.