JEE MAINS 2023: Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus, and Tips

JEE MAINS 2023: Exam Date, Eligibility, Syllabus, and Tips


JEE Main or JEE Main 2023 is the first phase of the IIT Joint Entrance Exam (IIT JEE). It is a computer-based online test conducted by the National Testing Agency for students aspiring to pursue undergraduate courses in India in top engineering institutes, such as IITs, NITs, etc. Thus, students are granted admission to IITs, CFTIs, NITs, and other Government funded technical institutes based on the marks obtained in the JEE Main. The exam conducting authority considers the best NTA score in preparing the ranks/merit list. Candidates could further opt to appear for one exam or all the exams. Also, the top 2,50,000 students from the JEE Main will qualify to appear for the JEE Advanced


Events JEE Main 2023 Exam Date First Attempt JEE Mains 2023 Exam Date Second Attempt
Release of Application form December 15, 2022 February 7, 2023
Last date to fill the form January 12, 2023 March 7, 2023
Announcement of exam city January second week 2023 March third week, 2023
Release of admit card January third week 2023 March last week 2023
JEE Main 2023 exam date 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 January 2023 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 April 2023
Display of Answer key Display of Answer key April third week 2023
Declaration of Result February second week April last week 2023

JEE Main Exam Eligibility Criteria 2023

  • Age Limit: There is no age limit for appearing in JEE Main

  • Educational Qualification: Candidates must have passed class 12 in 2021/2022 or appearing in 2023 from any recognized board. Candidates having passed any exam equivalent to class 12 are also eligible to apply

  • Number of Attempts: Candidates can appear in the exam in three consecutive years from the year of passing class 12

  • Minimum Percentage in Class 12: No minimum percentage required to appear in exam 75% marks required after qualifying JEE Mains for admission in NITs,IIITs and GFTIs


Subjects Topics
Physics Physics and measurement, Rotational motion, Thermodynamics, Kinematics; Work, energy, and power; Properties of solids and liquids; Gravitation; Laws of motion; Oscillations and waves; Electronic devices; Kinetic theory of gases; Current electricity; Communication systems. Read More
Chemistry Physical: Some basic concepts in chemistry; States of matter; Atomic structure; Chemical bonding and molecular structure
Inorganic: Classification of elements and periodicity in properties; Hydrogen; Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals); P Block elements group 13 to group 18 elements
Organic: Some basic principles of organic chemistry; Purification and characterization of organic compounds; Hydrocarbons; Chemistry in everyday life. Read More
Mathematics Complex numbers and quadratic equations; Differential equations; Matrices and determinants; Binomial theorem and its simple applications; Sets, relations, and functions; Sequence and Series; Mathematical induction; Read More
Drawing Sketching of scenes and activities from memory of urbanscape (public space, market, festivals, street scenes, monuments, recreational spaces, etc.) landscape (riverfront, jungle, gardens, trees. Plants, etc.) and rural life.
Planning General knowledge questions and knowledge about prominent cities, development issues, government programs, etc.; The idea of nationalism, nationalism in India, pre-modern world, 19th -century global economy, colonialism, and colonial cities, industrialization
Aptitude Awareness of persons, places, Buildings, Materials. Objects, Texture related to Architecture and build—environment; Visualizing three-dimensional objects from two-dimensional drawings; Visualizing. different sides of three-dimensional objects; Analytical Reasoning Mental Ability (Visual, Numerical, and Verbal)

JEE Main Exam Pattern Paper I

Course B. E/B. Tech
Exam Mode Online
Subjects Physics, Chemistry and Maths
Type of Questions MCQs and Numerical-based questions
Duration 3 hours
Medium Medium of the Question Papers: Drawing from the National Education Policy (NEP), the JEE (Main)
– 2023 will be conducted in English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.
Total Marks 300
Marking Scheme 4 for the correct answer, -1 for the wrong answer and 0 for the unanswered question.
Total no of Questions 90

Note -In paper I, each subject will contain two sections. Section A will be of Multiple-Choice Questions (MCQs), and Section B will contain questions whose answers will be filled in as a numerical value. In Section B, candidates must attempt five questions out of 10. There will be a negative marking for Section B as well.

JEE Main Paper 2A Exam Pattern

Course B.Arch
Exam Mode Both online and offline
Subjects Maths with Aptitude and Drawing test
Type of Questions Objective-type questions for maths and aptitude while drawing test is also conducted
Duration 3 hours. 4 hours for people with disability
Total Marks 400
Marking Scheme 4 for the correct answer, -1 for the wrong answer
Total no of Questions 82

Note -In paper 2A, 20 questions will be MCQs, and 5 questions will have answers to be filled in as a numerical value out of 10. There will be a negative marking for numerical value.


JEE Main Paper 2B Exam Pattern

Course B.Planning
Exam Mode Computer-based test
Subjects Maths with Aptitude and Planning-based test
Type of Questions Multiple-choice questions and answers as a numerical value for maths
Duration 3 hours. 4 hours for people with disability
Total Marks 400
Marking Scheme 4 for the correct answer and -1 for wrong or multiple answers. Unanswered questions will contain 0 marks
Total no of Questions 105

JEE Main Exam Schedule

The exam schedule for JEE Main 2023 has been released by the NTA. The JEE Main exam dates are as follows.

Date of Examination

(Session 1): 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31 January 2023

(Session 2): 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12 April 2023

The JEE Main exam is conducted in two shifts. The timing details are given below.

Timing of Examination First Shift Second Shift
For B.E./B.Tech 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
For B.Arch 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
For B.Planning 9.00 a.m. to 12.00 p.m. 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.
For both B.Arch and B.Planning 9.00 a.m. to 12.30 p.m./td> 3.00 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.

Get top tips to prepare for JEE Main 2023

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is one of the most important exams for engineering aspirants in India. The exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and is the gateway to getting admission into various engineering colleges across the country. If you are preparing for JEE Main 2023, it is important that you start early and put in your best effort to ace the exam.

In this blog post, we will share with you some top tips to prepare for JEE Main 2023.By following these tips, you can improve your chances of clearing the exam and getting admission into your dream college.

So, let's get started!

Tips 01 : Start preparing for JEE Main 2023 early

The first step in preparing for any exam is to understand the pattern and syllabus of that exam. The same applies for JEE Main. You can find the detailed JEE Main syllabus on the official website of NTA (National Testing Agency). Once you have gone through the syllabus, start preparing a study plan according to it.

Once you have understood the JEE Main syllabus and exam pattern, it is time to create a study plan. Make sure to include all important topics in your study plan. Also, try to allot equal time to each topic. And most importantly, stick to your study plan!

Taking mock tests is one of the best ways to prepare for JEE Main. It not only helps you familiarize yourself with the exam format but also lets you know where you stand as far as your preparation is concerned. After taking each mock test, analyze your performance and work on your weak areas accordingly.

Tips 02 : Familiarize yourself with the JEE Main exam format

The exam consists of three papers – Paper 1 (B.E./B.Tech.), Paper 2 (B. Arch./B. Planning), and Paper 3 (B.E./B.Tech. and B. Arch./B. Planning).

Paper 1 is for candidates seeking admission to B.E./B.Tech. courses, while Paper 2 is for those seeking admission to B. Arch./B. Planning courses respectively.

Paper 3 is for candidates seeking admission in both BE/BTECH as well as BARCH/BPLANNING courses


Tips 03 : Learn NCERT First Start with NCERT books, which are the basis for JEE main

As you start preparing for JEE Main 2023, it is important to first familiarize yourself with the NCERT books. These books are the basis for the JEE Main exam, and will provide you with the foundation you need to ace the exam.

The NCERT books are designed to help students understand the core concepts of each subject. They cover a wide range of topics, and are an essential study resource for any student preparing for JEE Main.

To use the NCERT books effectively, it is important to create a study plan and stick to it. Begin by reading through the book, and taking note of any concepts that you find difficult to understand. Then, create a list of all the topics that you need to revise, and schedule time for revision sessions. Make sure to solve plenty of practice questions, so that you can get a feel for how the questions will be asked in the exam.

Here are some tips that will help you get the most out of studying from NCERT books:

» Start early:
The earlier you start studying from NCERT books, the better your chances of success in JEE Main will be. Make sure to give yourself enough time to cover all the topics thoroughly.


» Take your time:
Don't try to rush through the material. Skimming over concepts that you do not fully understand will not help you in the long run. Make sure that you take your time to understand each concept before moving on to something else.


» Create a study plan:
As mentioned above, it is important to have a study plan when preparing from NCERT books. This will help you focus your studies, and ensure that you do not miss out on anything important.


» Solve practice questions:
In addition to reading through the theory, make sure to solve plenty of practice questions as well. This will help you test your understanding of each concept, and identify areas where you need more revision.


Tips 04 : Revise important topics before the exam

» Identify the topics you need to focus on
The first step is to identify the topics you need to focus on. To do this, take a look at your performance in mock tests and previous year question papers. Make a list of the topics you struggled with and those you felt confident about. This will give you a good idea of which areas you need to work on.


» Create a revision schedule
Once you have identified the topics you need to focus on, create a revision schedule. Dedicate more time to the topics you are weak in and less time to those you are strong in. Make sure to leave some time for last-minute revisions closer to the exam date.


» Use different resources
To revise effectively, it is important to use different resources. In addition to your textbook and class notes, make use of JEE Main previous year papers, mock tests, video lectures, and online resources. This will help ensure that you are well-prepared for the exam.


» Take practice tests
In addition to revising important topics, it is also essential that you take practice tests regularly. This will help familiarize yourself with the exam format and give you an idea of what to expect on exam day. It will also help improve your speed and accuracy under pressure.


Tips 05 : Solve JEE Previous year question papers

Solving JEE previous year question papers is one of the best ways to prepare for JEE Main. It gives you an idea of the types of questions that have been asked in the past, and also helps you understand the exam pattern better. Furthermore, it allows you to identify your weak areas and work on them.

Here are some tips to help you get the most out of solving JEE previous year question papers:

1. Start by solving the easy questions first. This will help you build confidence and also give you a better idea of the exam pattern.

2. Take your time and read the questions carefully before attempting them. rushing through the paper will only lead to mistakes.

3. Once you have attempted all the questions, go through them again and check your answers. If you have any doubts, make sure to clarify them with your teacher or mentor.

4. After solving the paper, take some time to analyze your performance. Make a note of the topics that you found easy and those that were difficult for you. This will help you focus your studies in the right direction.

5. Finally, do not forget to revise all the topics before appearing for JEE Main!

Tips 06 : Learn Online and Practice Mock Tests

One of the best ways to prepare for JEE Main 2023 is to learn online and take mock tests. There are many websites that offer online courses and mock tests for JEE Main. These can be very helpful in familiarizing yourself with the exam format and syllabus. The National Testing Agency (NTA) website offers a wealth of resources for JEE Main preparation, including the syllabus, exam pattern, sample papers, and more

Tips 07 : Positive Attitude

A positive attitude is essential for success in any endeavour, and preparing for the JEE Main exam is no different. Believe in yourself and your ability to crack the exam. Be confident and stay calm during the exam. Focus on your strengths and work on your weaknesses. Time management is crucial during the exam – do not spend too much time on a single question, move on if you get stuck, and come back to it later if you have time. Most importantly, do not give up – keep trying even if you don’t get the results, you want immediately.

If you're aiming to score high in JEE Main 2023, it's important to start preparing early. Familiarize yourself with the exam format and focus on revising important topics before the exam. Solving previous year papers will also give you a good idea of the type of questions that are asked. Practice mock tests regularly to get used to the exam format and build your speed and accuracy. Most importantly, stay positive and confident on the day of the exam!


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