New Delhi [India], July 6 (ANI): The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE)-Mains examinations will be performed from July 20-25 and July 27 to August 2 this year and the variety of examination centres in each shift will be increased from 660 to 828.
Giving this data, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal stated that the National Testing Agency (NTA) will maintain the third and fourth classes of the all-India engineering entrance examination JEE-Main 2021 from July 20. The April and May classes have been postponed due to COVID-19.
According to the doc of NTA shared by the minister, submission of the application type on-line for “session 3 (April 2021) (postponed) BE/BTech Paper I” will be from July 6 to July 8 and the date of exams is from July 20 to 25.
Submission of application type on-line for “Session 4 (May 2021) (postponed) BE/BTech Paper 1 and B Arch (Paper 2A) B Planning (Paper 2B)” will be from July 9 to 12 and the date of the examination is from July 27 to August 2.
The first two classes of JEE-Main 2021 have been already accomplished in February and March.
The minister stated the security, safety, and vivid way forward for the scholars is the precedence of the federal government.
“There were some concerns among the students regarding #JEE(Main)-2021 Examination during Covid. PM Narendra Modiji has always said that the safety, security, and bright future of our students should be the highest priorities of the Education Ministry,” he stated in a tweet.
“The number of examination centres in every shift will be increased from 660 to 828,” NTA stated.
All associated COVID-19 tips and protocols will be adopted in any respect examination centres.
According to the NTA, the whole variety of candidates who’ve already registered earlier for the April session is 6.80 lakh and for the May session is 6.09 lakh.
It stated that after receiving quite a few representations from the candidates to re-open the Online Application window for JEE (Main) — 2021 April Session, it was determined to present one other alternative to apply for/withdraw from the remaining JEE (Main) –2021 Sessions (April and May).