JEE Main 2023 Exam Pattern

JEE Main 2023 Exam Pattern

NTA has released the JEE Main 2023 exam pattern along with the official notification at jeemain.nta.nic.in. The JEE Main 2023 exam dates has been announced both sessions for two papers namely Paper 1 (B.E/B.Tech) and Paper 2 (B.Arch or B.Plan). Moreover, candidates planning to appear for the Joint Entrance Examination Main 2023 Exam are advised to check the JEE Main eligibility criteria before applying for the test.

Overview

Exam Date               –     Joint entrance examination { JEE Main }

Category                  –     Undergraduate – UG

Mode of Application –   Online

Official sites              –   jeemain.nic.in

  1. As per the exam pattern of NTA JEE Main 2023, both the papers will be held in online computer-based mode except for the Drawing test for B.Arch.
  2. For paper 1, each subject consists of 20 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) and 10 Numerical Value Questions, and out of 10, only 5 questions are compulsory as per the JEE Main 2023 exam pattern. 
  3. Candidates are advised to check the JEE Main exam pattern 2023 clearly before the commencement of the examination as it helps them to know about the mode of JEE Mains 2023, the number of sections & questions, questions type, marking scheme, etc. 
  4. The candidates will be awarded four marks for every correct answer while there will be a negative marking of one-fourth mark for every wrong answer. 

JEE Main Exam Pattern 2023 for B.Tech/B.E. (Paper 1)

The table below covers all the important components of JEE Main Pattern for Paper-1 (B.Tech):

Particulars B.Tech/B.E.
Exam mode Online (Computer based)
Number of sections and subjects 3 (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics)
Duration of exam 3 hours (180 minutes)

4 hours for PwD candidates

Type of questions MCQs: 4 options with only 1 correct option

Numerical Value Questions: Questions whose answers are to be filled in as a numerical value

Section A (MCQ) Mathematics: 20 

Physics: 20

Chemistry: 20

Section B (Numerical Value) Mathematics: 10  

Physics: 10

Chemistry: 10

In Section B, candidates have to attempt any five questions out of 10.

Note: As per the official notification, “It is clarified to all the candidates that, if the answer for the numerical value questions is, say 5 then all the values like 5, 5.0, 5.00, 5.000, 5.0000, 05, 05.0, 05.00, 05.000, 05.0000 are correct answers”.

How many questions in JEE Mains 90
JEE Mains Total Marks 300 marks
Language of paper Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati

 

JEE Main 2023 Exam Pattern for B.Arch and B.Plan (Paper 2)

Particulars B.Arch Exam Pattern B.Planning Exam Pattern
Exam mode Online (Mathematics and Aptitude) and offline (Drawing test) Online
Number of sections and subjects 3 (Drawing, Mathematics, and Aptitude) 3 (Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning Based Questions)
Duration of exam 3 hours (180 minutes) 3 hours (180 minutes)
Sections Mathematics (Part I) 20 MCQ and 10 Numerical Value Questions

Aptitude Test (Part II) 50

Drawing Test (Part III) 02

Mathematics: 20 questions and 10 Numerical Value Questions

Aptitude: 50

Planning Based Questions: 25

Number of questions 82 105

 

Type of questions Mathematics and Aptitude: Objective type questions

Drawing: Questions to test the candidate’s drawing and sketching skills

Mathematics and Aptitude

Planning Based Questions – Multiple Choice Questions

Total Marks of JEE Mains 400 marks (Drawing section will be of a total of 100 marks, marking of every question will be given along with it) 400
Language of paper Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati

 

JEE Main Paper 2A Exam Pattern 2023

Particulars Details
Mode of Exam Computer-based examination except for Drawing section in B.Arch (Pen & Paper based mode)
Language English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Exam Duration Three hours
Total No. of Sections B.Arch (Paper 2A):

  • Part 1 – Mathematics
  • Part 2 – Aptitude test
  • Part 3 – Drawing test

B.Plan (Paper 2B):

  • Mathematics
  • Aptitude test
  • Planning test (MCQs)
Type of Questions B.Arch-

Type of questions for each section of B.Arch-

 

Mathematics: MCQs and questions with numerical value as answers

 

Aptitude- Multiple- choice questions

 

Drawing- Drawing aptitude

 

B.Planning-

Type of questions for each section of B.Planning-

 

Mathematics- MCQs, and questions with numerical value as answers

 

Aptitude- MCQs (Multiple choice questions)

 

Planning- MCQs (Multiple choice questions)

 

Total No. of Questions B.Arch: 82 Questions

 

B.Plan: 105 Questions

Total Marks 400 Marks
Marking Scheme MCQs: Candidates will be given four marks for each correct answer and there will be a negative marking of one mark on each wrong answer.

 

Questions with numerical value answers: Students will be given four marks for each correct answer and there will be deduction of one mark for each wrong answer.

 

Drawing Test: Two questions are evaluated out of 100 marks.

JEE Main 2023 Paper Pattern: B.Arch

Subjects Number of Questions Marks
Mathematics 25 (20+10*)
5 out of 10* questions with answers as a numerical value have to be answered.
100
Aptitude 50 200
Drawing Test 2 100
Total 82 Questions 400 Marks

JEE Main 2023 Paper Pattern: B.Plan

Subjects Number of Questions Marks
Mathematics 25 (20+10*)
5 out of 10* questions with answers as a numerical value have to be answered.
100
Aptitude 50 200
Planning Test 25 100
Total 105 Questions 400 Mark

Frequently Asked Questions 

1.  What will be the medium of JEE Main Paper 1?

Ans: JEE Main Paper 1 will be available in 13 languages, including English and Hindi.

2. What are the total marks for JEE Mains Exam 2023?

Ans: There are two main papers in JEE Main, depending on the courses the candidates are interested in applying for JEE Main. The total marks for JEE Main Paper 1- BE/B. Tech is 300, and for Paper 2- B.Arch and B.Planning are 400.

3.  What is the marking scheme for numerical value questions?

Ans: Numerical value-based questions will fetch 4 marks for every correct response and there will be a deduction of 1 mark for each incorrect response.

4.  When will NTA conduct the JEE Main 2023 exam?

Ans:  1st session 4th week of April 

          2nd session 4th week of MAy.

5. Can candidates apply for both B. Arch and B. Planning papers?

Ans: Yes, candidates can apply for both B. Arch and B. Planning papers (for June and July sessions only), but the fees will differ.

 

 

Admission open for 2022