National Testing Agency, NTA would begin the JEE Main 2021 examination for the February session today, February 23 onwards with all Covid-19 guidelines in place. This year the examination would be conducted four times. The exam for the February session would be conducted on February 23, 24, 25, and 26, 2021.
Today, the NTA will conduct the Paper 2 exam. Paper 2 will be held separately as Paper 2A for BArch and Paper 2B for B-Planning. The agency will conduct the JEE Main exam in two shifts on each day and all the appearing candidates will have to follow the dress code and these last-minute instructions given below.
Candidates should ensure that they are carrying important documents like admit card, passport size photo, the government authorized photo identity with them before stepping out for the exam.
Some instructions to follow: Candidates are advised to report at the examination center 2 hours before commencement of the examination. Wearing face masks and hand gloves will be mandatory. Candidates need to bring their personal hand sanitizer in 50 ml transparent bottles. Candidates should not carry electronic devices, bags, eatables in their bags
According to official sources, more than 6 lakh candidates are appearing the February session exam. A total of around 22 lakh students across the country will appear for the test which will be conducted in four sessions this year. As many as 5, 04,540 students have applied for March 2021 cycle, while 4, 98,910 for April and 5, 09,972 for May cycle, said sources.