JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern- The JEE Main application form 2022 for the April session has been released online on the official website, jeemain.nta.nic.in, The NTA has also released an errata notice regarding the JEE Main 2022 exam pattern which can be checked on the page below. The National Testing Agency (NTA) is going to conduct the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) (Main) 2022 in 2 sessions- from April 16 to 21, 2022 and May 24 to 29, 2022, The JEE Main 2022 question paper has been divided into Paper-1 for undergraduate (UG) engineering courses admissions, and Paper-2 for B.Arch and B.Planning admissions.It is going to be held as a computer-based test (CBT), except the offline Drawing test for B.Arch admissions. Check the details about the JEE Main 2022 exam pattern, syllabus, marking scheme etc. below.
Latest- NTA has released the errata notice for the exam pattern of the JEE Main 2022. Scroll down to check it. The JEE Main 2022 application form for the April session can be filled till March 31, 2022.
JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern
The JEE Main 2022 is a national level entrance exam for candidates who have completed their 10+2 or equivalent exam. It is a computer-based test (CBT), except the offline Drawing test for B.Arch admissions. check out an overview of the JEE Main 2022 exam pattern in the table below which would be beneficial for the preparation as well as for attempting the exam.
|JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern||Details|
|Papers||Paper 1- BE/B.Tech
Paper 2A- B.Arch
Paper 2B- B.Plan
|Exam Duration||3 hrs (4 hrs for PwD)- For all, except combined Paper 2A & 2B
3.5 hrs (4hrs 10 min for PwD)- Paper 2A & 2B
|Mode of Examination||Online Computer-based Test (CBT), except offline Drawing test for B.Arch|
|Languages||English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam,
Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, & Urdu.
|Types of Questions||Objective (MCQs) & Numerical Value Type|
|Marks for Correct Answer||(+4) marks|
|Negative Marking||(-1) mark|
|Marks for Unattempted Question||Zero marks|
|JEE Main 2022 Mock Test||Access Here|
|Sample Paper||Download Here|
|Previous Year Question Paper||Download Here|
What are the Numerical Value type Questions? The Numerical value type questions are those questions in which candidates do not get options, but rather have to type the answer as a rounded off integer numerical value. To enter the value in these types of questions, candidates have to use the virtual keyboard available on their respective computer screens.
JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern Errata Notice
The JEE Main 2022 errata notice regarding the exam pattern details has been given below.
JEE Main 2022 Paper 1(BE/B.Tech) Exam Pattern
The Paper 1 of the JEE Main 2022 is for admissions into BE and B.Tech courses in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs and State universities. Given below is the detailed JEE Main 2022 exam pattern for Paper 1-
- Types of Questions- Multiple Choice Type (MCQ) and Numerical Value Type (NVT).
- Marking Scheme- Add 4 marks for correct response. Deduct 1 mark for every wrong answer.
- Total No. of Questions- 90 questions (75 questions have to be attempted).
- Total Marks- 300 marks.
- Sections- 2 sections. Section A of MCQs and Section B of NVT.
- Subjects- Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
- Subject-wise Questions/Marks Distribution-
Note- The candidates can only attempt any 5 questions of their choice in Section B. So in total, only 75 questions have to be attempted in Paper 1 of JEE Main 2022.
JEE Main 2022 Paper 2A (B.Arch) Exam Pattern
In B.Arch exam, the questions are asked from Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Drawing. The details of the JEE Main 2022 exam pattern are as follows:
- The exam is held in CBT mode but Drawing section is offline,
- Total number of questions – 77 questions,
- In Maths sectionthe questions are of Multiple Choice Type (MCQ) and Numerical Value Type (NVT).
- Questions in Aptitude section are only of Multiple Choice Type (MCQ)
- Drawing section is to be attempted on an A4 sheet,
Distribution of Questions in JEE Main 2022 B.Arch
|Sections||No. of MCQs||No. of NVTs||Marks|
|Mathematics- Part 1||20||05||100|
|Aptitude Test – Part 2||50||,||200|
|Drawing Test – Part 3||02||,||100|
JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern for B.Planning Paper
In JEE Main 2022 B.Plan exam, the questions are asked from Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Planning Based. Exam pattern for JEE Main 2022 JEE Main B.Plan paper 2022 are as follows:
- Question paper shall be English, Hindi, Gujarati and other languages which will be decided by NTA.
- Total number of questions – 100 questions,
- In Maths sectionMultiple Choice Type (MCQ) and Numerical Value Type (NVT) questions are asked.
- Questions in Aptitude section are only of Multiple Choice Type (MCQ)
- Planning based questions are asked from class 10 social science, GK on development issues, Govt. programs, schemes, map reading, etc.
- Under planning section, candidates also have to write a passage,
- Total marks – 400 marks,
Distribution of Questions in JEE Main 2022 B.Tech / BE Exam
|Name of the Parts||MCQs||NVTs||Marks|
|Mathematics – Part I||20||05||100|
|Aptitude Test – Part II||50||,||200|
|Planning Based Questions – Part III||25||,||100|
JEE Main Preparation Resources:
JEE Main 2022 Syllabus
The JEE Main 2022 syllabus is going to be divided into 3 papers covering different topics like Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Aptitude which are generally touched upon in classes 11 and 12. All the papers are going to have questions from the following subjects:
Paper 1 (BE/B.Tech)
Paper 2A (B.Arch)
Paper 2B (B.Plan)
JEE Main 2022 Important Books
The candidates can check the name of the important books which will aid in the preparation for JEE Main from the table below:
|Physics||Concepts of Physics Vol I and II by HCVerma
Aptitude Test Problems in Physics by Krotov
Advance physics by Nelkon
ParkerElements of Dynamics Part I & II by S. L Loney
Dynamics of a Particle & of Rigid Bodies by SL Loney
|Chemistry||Organic Chemistry by OP Tandon
Concept of Organic Chemistry by MS Chauhan
A Textbook of Inorganic Chemistry by Arihant Prakashan
A Textbook of Physics Chemistry by OP Tandon
|Mathematics||Maths XI & XII by RD Sharma
Differential Calculus by Arihant
Integral Calculus by Arihant NCERT Class XI and XII Mathematics
JEE Main 2022
JEE Mains exam is one of the popular engineering entrance test conducted by the National Testing Agency. The examination is conducted annually to select students for admission in the MIT and NIT institutes of India. The exam is conducted on the online mode and lakhs of students appear for it. The application process starts in August-September every year and the exam is conducted in two sessions one in January while second in April. Once the exam is over the students are called in for the academic counseling where they are allotted branches and colleges on the basis of their ranks and scores.
FAQs on JEE Main 2022 Exam Pattern
A. The JEE Main Exam 2022 will be conducted in online mode, except the Drawing test which will be offline through pen and paper mode.
A. Yes, there is a negative marking of 1 mark against any wrong answer in JEE Main exam.
A. Yes, you can appear for any language you wish. HRD has announced that the exam will be conducted in 11 languages. The languages are Assamese, Bengali, English, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Marathi, Odiya, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.
A. No, the exam pattern of both disciplines are different. The subjects asked for the B. Tech are mathematics, physics and chemistry, while the subjects asked for B. Arch, are mathematics, aptitude test and drawing test. In the B.Plan exam, questions are asked from mathematics, aptitude test, and planning.
A. Yes, the candidates belonging to the PwD category are going to get 20 minutes extra for every 1 hour of the JEE Main 2022 exam.
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