JoSAA Counselling (Started), Allotment (Out), Cut Off

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JEE Main 2022
JoSAA Allotment (1st Mock) has been released on 18th September 2022. Result (Paper 2) has been declared on 1st September 2022. Cut Off has been released. Final Answer Key (Official) has been also released. JEE Main is a national level entrance exam organised by NTA every year. It is an engineering entrance test organised all over India for the Engineering aspirants. By qualifying this exam, candidates will get admission in B.Tech/ B.E/ B.Arch/ B.Plan courses into top known engineering institutions like IIT’s, NIT’s, CFTI’s, etc. As per the new changes introduced, the exam is being conducted two times – in the months of June & July. The exam will be held separately for Paper 1 (B.Tech/ B.E) and Paper 2 (B.Arch/ B.Plan). Through this article, we have provided complete details regarding JEE Main application, exam dates, eligibility, pattern, etc.

JEE Main 2022 Notifications – JoSAA Allotment Out (1st Mock)

newiconJEE Main 2022 (JoSAA) Allotment (1st Mock) has been released on 18th September 2022.. Check here for counselling details.

newiconJEE Main 2022 Result (Paper 2) has been announced on 1st September 2022. Check here for result details.

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JEE Main 2022 Cut Off has been released on 8th August 2022. Check here for cut off details.

JEE Main 2023 Exam will be held in two sessions – April & May 2023.Check more details about JEE Main 2023 here.

JEE Main 2022 Final Answer Key has been released on 8th August 2022 for Session 2. Check here for answer key details.

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JEE Main 2022 Exam Analysis is available now for 29th July 2022 exam (Day 5 Shift 1). Check here for paper analysis details.

JEE Main 2022 Admit Card (Paper 2) has been released on 26th July 2022 for Session 2. It has been released for Paper 1 on 22nd July 2022. Check here for admit card details.

JEE Main 2022 Exam Date (Session 2) has been postponed. The exam will be conducted from 25th July 2022. Check here for exam dates details.

As per the Ministry of Education (MOE), new board (JEE Apex Board) is decided to be re-constituted for the years 2022 & 2023 for the smooth conduct of both JEE Main & JEE Advanced exams . Click here for notice.

JEE Main 2022 Exam Dates for 1st & 2nd session has been revised. The exam will be now held from 23rd to 29th June 2022 (Session 1) and from 21st to 30th July 2022 (Session 2). Check here for exam schedule details.

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JEE Main 2022 Highlights

Will JEE Main be held multiple times in 2022 ? – Yes, Two Times (Session 1 & 2).

When is the JoSAA counselling registration starting ? – From 12th September, Check counselling details

Is the result declared for JEE Main 2022 Paper 2 ? – Declared On 1st September, Check result details

When is the cut off releasing for JEE Main 2022 ? – Available Now, Check cut off details

Has the answer key released for JEE Main 2022 Session 2 ? – Available (Final Key), Check answer key details

Is the JEE Main 2022 Exam for Session 2 conducted ? – Yes, From 25th to 30th July 2022,  Check exam dates details here

How many attempts can be taken for JEE Main 2022? – Two attempts.

Are there changes in the exam pattern of JEE Main 2022 this year ? – Yes there is changes in marking scheme & other details, Check exam pattern details here

Will JEE 2022 going to be tough? – Toughness of the exam is determined by the level of your study and preparation.

Counselling Dates Cut Off

  FAQs Answer key Result

JEE Main 2022 Exam Dates

Know complete JEE Main Exam dates for 2022 here for 1st & 2nd sessions:

Events   Important Dates 2022 (Announced)
1st Session 2nd Session
Release of Notification 1st March 2022 1st March 2022
Starting of Registration process 1st March 2022 1st June 2022
End of registration 5th April 2022 30th June 2022
Last date of fee payment 5th April 2022 30th June 2022
Application Correction 6th to 8th April 2022 1st to 3rd July 2022
Registration re-opened 18th to 25th April 2022 11th July to 12th July
Release of Admit card 21st June 2022 22nd July 2022
JEE Main 2022 Exam 1st Session- 23rd, 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th, 28th & 29th June 2022

2nd Session- 25th to 30th July 2022

Display of Answer key 2nd July 2022 3rd August 2022
Declaration of Result 11th July 2022 8th August 2022
Counselling process starts 12th September 2022 (JoSAA)

JEE Main 2022 Counselling

JEE Main Counselling process will be organised online by JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) and CSAB (Central Seat Allocation Board). Only All India Rank will be used for admission through CSAB and JoSAA into IITs/ NITs/ SFIs/ CFTIs, etc.

The centralised process of counselling/ seat allotment process will be organised from 12th September 2022 for all sessions. Candidates have to register for counselling through online mode. The procedure of counselling will include – online registration, payment of counselling fee & choice filling.

Complete schedule of counselling and other details will be released online on the website. Students will have to login using their details to check their allotment status. Also, the procedure of document verification will take place in which all the certificates and documents of the candidates will be verified.

Complete list of these essential documents/ certificates includes: –

  • JEE Main Score card
  • Date of birth proof (10th class mark sheet)
  • Provisional seat allotment letter
  • Registration-cum-locked choices for seat allotment
  • Three passport size photographs (same as uploaded in the JEE Main application)
  • Proof of seat acceptance fee payment
  • Undertaking by the candidate
  • 12th class performance check
  • Photo ID card (issued by govt./last attended school/12th class admit card)
  • Medical certificate
  • JEE Main admit card
  • Category certificate (if applicable)
  • OCI certificate or PIO card
  • 12th class mark sheet & passing certificate (if available)
  • PwD certificate (if applicable), etc.

JEE Main 2022 Answer Key

Students can check answers of the JEE Main exam questions through answer key. JEE Main Answer key has been made available from 2nd July 2022 (1st session) & is available on 3rd August 2022 (2nd session) through online mode. The memory based (institutional) answer key has been released.

With the help of answer key students can calculate the probable marks obtained in JEE exams. Also, in case any candidate finds that answer key has any error then they can submit their objections with payment amount for each challenging option.

JEE Main 2022 Result

Candidates can check their JEE Main Result online on the website. To check the result students are provided an online link on 11th July 2022 (Session 1) & on 8th August 2022 (Session 2) which they have to submit their login details (roll number, date of birth, etc.) to view their result.

The results are compiled based on the answer key. Students must note that no re-evaluation or re-checking of result will be done.

JEE Main 2022 Scorecard

Students can download their JEE Main scorecard after the declaration of results. To download scorecard, candidates need to enter their login details. It has mentioned details of the candidates and his/ her performance in the entrance exam.

Students must keep their scorecard safely as it is an important document which will be required for their admission procedure.

JEE Main 2022 Rank List

Those candidates who successfully qualifies the entrance exam are called out in the JEE Main rank list. NTA publishes the rank list online on the website in the form of PDF. It mentions the name of the candidates, their category, rank obtained all over India and state-wise, etc.

Various states and their universities will also prepare their rank list in order to admit the candidates into the engineering institutions.

JEE Main 2022 Cut Off

For qualifying JEE Main, students must obtain cut off marks as prescribed by various institutions for admission. Only those candidates name are included in the merit list who are successful in obtaining the prescribed JEE Main cut off marks.

After this, students are eligible to appear for counselling and admission into participating institutions. Various renowned institutions like IITs, CFTIs, NITs releases cut off marks on the basis of which candidates are counted eligible for counselling process.

Check below the cut off details of JEE Main 2022:

Category JEE Main Cut Off 2022
UR 88.4121383
ST 26.7771328
SC 43.0820954
OBC NCL 67.0090297
EWS 63.1114141
PWD 0.0031029

Also Check:

JEE Main College Predictor

JEE Main Rank Predictor

JEE Main 2022 Admit Card

Candidates can download JEE Main admit card from the website of NTA. It has been made available for download for 2nd session on the website few days before the examination on 22nd July 2022. Students can download hall ticket by entering their login details.

The admit card must be kept safely as it is an important document which will contain various details about the candidates and exam. Students must go through complete instructions mentioned on the hall ticket before appearing for the exam.

Also Check:

JEE Main Login Errors

JEE Main Slot Booking

JEE Mains 2022 Quick Links

JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates must check complete JEE Main exam pattern in the below given section:

  • Exam mode: JEE Main is held in online computer-based test mode. However, the drawing test of paper 2 is held in pen and paper mode.
  • Papers: There are two papers in JEE Main – Paper I for B.E/ B.Tech and Paper II for B.Arch & B.Plan.
  • Time Duration: Time of 3 hrs is provided to complete the paper. For PWD candidates 1 hour will be provided extra.
  • Type of Questions: There are objective type of questions in the exam. The drawing paper will be subjective in nature.
  • Language: JEE Main paper can be attempted by the students in various languages. These languages are – Hindi, English, Gujarati, Bengali, Assamese, Marathi, Odia, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, Punjabi, Urdu and Telugu.
  • Total Questions: There will be total 90 questions in Paper I (B.E/ B.Tech) and 82 questions in Paper IIA (B.Arch) and 105 questions in Paper IIB (B.Plan).
  • Marks: Paper I (B.E/ B.Tech) will be of 300 marks ; Paper IIA (B.Arch) and Paper IIB (B.Plan) will be of total 400 marks.
  • Marking Scheme: For every correct answer, 4 marks will be given. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. From this year there will be negative marking also in Section B. -1 mark is deducted for each incorrect response. In section B, for each for each question enter the correct integer value of the answer using the mouse and the on-screen virtual numeric keypad in designated place to enter answer. The answer must be rounded off to the nearest integer.

Know subject wise distribution of number of questions and marks

JEE Main Paper – I (B.E/ B.Tech)

Subject Number of Questions Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Physics 20 10 100
Mathematics 20 10 100
Chemistry 20 10 100
Total 90 300

JEE Main Paper – II (B.Arch)

Subject Number of Questions Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Aptitude Test 50 200
Mathematics 20 10 100
Drawing Test 2 100
Total 82 400

JEE Main Paper – III (B.Plan)

Subject Number of Questions Marks Distribution
  Section A Section B
Mathematics 20 10 100
Aptitude Test 50 200
Planning Based Questions -Part II 25 100
Total 105 400

JEE Main 2022 Syllabus

The syllabus of JEE Main can be checked online on the website of NTA. The JEE Main syllabus is prescribed from CBSE – 11th and 12th level syllabus. Candidates can go through NCERT syllabus.

  • For JEE Main (B.E /B.Tech) Paper, the questions are from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects.
  • For JEE Main (B. Arch) Paper, the questions are from Mathematics, drawing and Aptitude.
  • For JEE Main (B. Plan) Paper, the questions are from Mathematics, planning based and Aptitude section.

We have provided various topics which have been covered under various subjects coming in JEE Main exam:

JEE Mains Paper I (B.Tech/ B.E) Syllabus:


Physics and measurement, Rotational motion, Laws of motion, Thermodynamics, Electronic devices, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Oscillations and waves, Current electricity, Optics, Work, Electrostatics, Energy and power, Kinetic theory of gases, Kinematics, Gravitation, Properties of solids and liquids, etc.


Sets, Relations and functions, Integral calculus, Mathematical induction, Matrices and determinants, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Sequences and series, Statistics and probability, Trigonometry, Binomial theorem and its simple applications, Vector algebra, Permutations and combinations, Mathematical reasoning, etc.


Physical Chemistry: Some basic concepts in chemistry, Atomic structure, Chemical thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Chemical kinetics, Chemical bonding and molecular structure, States of matter, etc.

Organic Chemistry: Purification and characterization of organic compounds, Organic compounds containing halogens, Chemistry in everyday life, some basic principles of organic chemistry, Organic compounds containing nitrogen, etc.

Inorganic Chemistry: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Hydrogen, D – and f – block elements, Environmental chemistry, Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements, etc.

JEE Mains Paper II & III (B.Arch/ B.Plan) Syllabus:

Part I: Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials, Visualizing three dimensional objects from two dimensional drawings, Visualizing, Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical and Verbal), etc.

Part II: Understanding and appreciation of scale and proportion of objects, color texture, Transformation of forms both 2D and 3D union, building forms and elements, harmony and contrast, subtraction, rotation, creating two dimensional and three -dimensional compositions using given shapes and forms, etc.

JEE Main Preparation Tips

To secure good rank in JEE Main, it is very essential to follow some good preparation tips. Students can check below various given JEE Main preparation tips:

  • Students must make a good strategy which must contain proper study hours along with other activities.
  • Students must attempt online and offline mock tests available on the website.
  • Candidates are advised to start their preparation early so that they get enough time for their revision before the exam.
  • Know complete syllabus, pattern and other details of JEE Main online before starting the preparation.
  • Students must go through the previous year question papers and sample papers for preparation.
  • While taking mock test, also analyze your preparation standards and make changes accordingly.
  • Students must study for the exam from the study material available online and offline which is highly recommended by the students and experts.

Also Check:

JEE Main Video Lectures

JEE Main Mock Test

JEE Main Exam Centres

FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Click here to read more FAQs on JEE Main

JEE Main 2022 Application Form

Know complete details about JEE Main 2022 application form in the below given section:

  • The registration process is being conducted for two sessions – Session 1 & 2.
  • Students can register through online mode.
  • For first session, registration was started from 1st March 2022. For second session, it has been started from 1st June 2022.
  • Registration has been re-started for JEE Main (2nd session) from 11th July 2022. Candidates can apply and submit fee till 12th July 2022.
  • Candidates while registering for exam must make sure they are eligible by going through complete eligibility criteria provided below.
  • All the details provided during registration must be valid & authentic otherwise it might lead to rejection of form.
  • This year, candidates cannot edit any incorrect details (if any) as authority will not provide any opportunity to edit details.
  • Registration process consists of different steps – Online registration, fill the application form, upload images of photograph/ signature / documents, payment of application fee, etc.
  • After registering successfully, students must take printout of application form and keep it safely for future reference.

Application Fee:

The application fee of JEE Main can be paid through online mode only. Offline mode payment is not available.

Online payment mode: Candidates can pay online application fee using debit card/ credit card /net banking/ PAYTM or UPI method.

Check below category wise application fee for various papers and exam centres:

Papers Category Application Fee
Exam Center in India Exam Center Outside India
B.E./ B.Tech
Gen/Gen-EWS/ OBC-NCL candidates Boys – Rs.650
Girls – Rs.325
Boys – Rs.3000
Girls – Rs.1500
SC/ ST/ PwD/ Third candidates Boys – 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
Gen/Gen-EWS/ OBC-NCL candidates Boys – Rs.1300
Girls – Rs.650
Boys – Rs.6000
Girls – Rs.3000
SC/ ST/ PwD/ Transgender candidates Boys – Rs.650
Girls – Rs.650
Boys – Rs.3000
Girls – Rs.3000
Check Here – How to Fill JEE Main Application Form

JEE Main 2022 Application Correction

The authority had opened the JEE Main application correction facility for JEE Main session 1. The correction facility was provided to make changes in the application form after the completion of registration process. Modifications are only allowed in the few details which are mentioned by the authority.

Earlier, the authority announced that no JEE Main correction window will open for modification. However, the authority after receiving numerous representations by the candidates opened the opportunity to edit/ modify details in the application. Correction is only allowed through online link provided on the website and no corrections sent by candidates through post/ fax/ whatsApp/ email/ by hand is entertained by NTA.

JEE Main 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Students must check complete JEE Main Eligibility criteria provided in below given section before registering for the exam:

Age Criteria:

  • There is no age limit criteria prescribed for the candidates for appearing in the exam.
  • Irrespective of age, candidates who have passed their 12th (Intermediate) or its equivalent in 2020, 2021 or appearing in 2022 are eligible to apply.
  • Students must note that they have to fulfill the age criteria as prescribed by the Institution they are taking admission.

General Eligibility:

  • Indian Nationals/ International Applicants are eligible to apply.
  • International applicants must obtain necessary marks which are prescribed by AIU to be eligible for JEE Main.
  • There is no attempt limit prescribed to apply for JEE Main.
  • Students applying for B.E/ B.Tech admission, must have passed with 5 subjects in 12th level – Mathematics & Physics as compulsory subjects along with Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology or any other technical vocational as optional subject.
  • Students applying for B.Plan admission, must have passed 12th level with Mathematics as mandatory subject.
  • Students applying for B.Arch admission, must have passed 12th level with Physics, Mathematics & Chemistry as mandatory subjects.
  • Also, those having diploma are also eligible to apply. These students are eligible for admission in IITs only.

State of Eligibility:

  • Candidates must fill the state code of eligibility during registration process. Students must choose the state code of eligibility from which they have qualified their Intermediate exam.
  • Indian nationals who will pass 12th level from an institution situated abroad their state code of eligibility will be determined as per their mentioned permanent address of India given in the passport.
  • It will not be dependent on the residence or native place of the candidate.

If you have any other query regarding JEE Main 2022, you can ask us in the comments section given below.

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