JEE Main March 2021 (Phase 2): Exam Date (Out), Registration (Started),Eligibility, Pattern, Syllabus, Admit Card

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 is scheduled to be conducted from March 15 to 18. The application portal for Phase 2 has been opened on March 01. Check JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 dates, registration process, syllabus, etc here.

JEE Main 2021 All Phase Notification Dates

As JEE Main 2021 is being conducted in four phases, the registration dates for all the phases can be checked below –

Phase Exam Date Registration Dates
February 2021 (Phase 1) February 23 to 26, 2021 December 16 to January 23, 2021
March 2021 (Phase 2) March 15 to 18, 2021 March 01 to 07, 2021
April 2021 (Phase 3) April 27 to 30, 2021 Last Week of March 2021
May 2021 (Phase 4) May 24 to 28, 2021 May 03 to 12, 2021

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Important Dates

The important dates of JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 such as exam date, registration dates, admit card, answer key and result dates can be checked below.



Re-Opening of Application Window for Phase 2

March 01, 2021

Last Date to Apply March 06, 2021

Release of Admit Card

Second Week of March 2021

Exam Date

March 15 to 18, 2021

Answer Key/ Response Sheet Release Date

March 20, 2021 (expected)

Release of Results

March 23, 2021 (expected)

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Application Form

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 registration process will begin after the announcement of Phase 1 results. Candidates who have already applied and paid fee for Phase 2 while filling the application form for Phase 1 need not register again. Fresh candidates will be allowed to fill the application form for Phase 2. The application portal will open for a short duration to accommodate JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 registrations. The registration process is as follows –

Step 1

Visit the official website – and click on the application form link on the homepage.

Step 2

Click on ‘New Registration’. Read the instructions carefully and click on ‘Proceed’

Step 3

Fill in all the personal details such as Name, Date of Birth, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Gender, Category, Exam Centre Preference (can choose 4 cities) and Education details.

Step 4

Upload the scanned image of the Photograph and Signature.

Step 5

Pay the application fee by using a credit or debit card or an internet banking facility.

Step 6

Take the printout of the application form confirmation page.

Note: Candidates applying for multiple sessions must note that a separate exam fee has to be paid for each session.

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Exam Pattern

JEE Main 2021 exam pattern is similar across all phases. The Paper 1 exam will have a total number of 90 questions, and the test-takers will have to answer 75 questions. The number of Numerical Value Questions has been increased from 5 to 10 in each subject. Some of the major highlights of the exam pattern can be checked below.

Total No. of Papers


Purpose of Paper 1

For admission in B.E/ B.Tech

Purpose of Paper 2A

For admission in B.Arch

Purpose of Paper 2B

For admission in B.Planning

Mode of Exam


Mode of Drawing Test for Paper 2A


Total No. of Questions in Paper 1


Total No. of Questions in Paper 2A


Total No. of Questions in Paper 2B


Type of Questions

MCQ & Numerical

Negative Mark for MCQ

-1 for each wrong attempt

Negative Mark for Numerical Value Questions


Total Marks for Paper 1


Total Marks for Paper 2A


Total Marks for Paper 2B


JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Syllabus

NTA has not made any changes in the syllabus of JEE Main 2021, and the syllabus is the same across all sessions of JEE Main. The syllabus is based on the 11th and 12th syllabus. Some of the major highlights of the syllabus can be checked below –

Subjects in Paper 1

Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics

Subjects in Paper 2A

Mathematics, Aptitude Test & Drawing

Subjects in Paper 2B

Mathematics, Aptitude Test & Planning-Based Objective Type MCQs

PDF to Download Syllabus

Click Here to Download Paper 1, 2A & 2B Syllabus

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Admit Card

NTA will release the Phase 2 admit card for JEE Main 2021 in the second week of March. As the exam takes place from March 15 to 18, the admit card may be released after March 05. The admit card will have the exam center name & address. It is important to carry the admit card along with the ID proof here.

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Answer Key & Response Sheet

The Phase 2 answer key and response sheet for JEE Main 2021 will be released within 2 days after the exam. The candidates can crosscheck their answers with the help of the answer key & response sheet. NTA gives a 2-day window to challenge the answer key.

JEE Main 2021 Phase 2 Result

NTA will release JEE Main Phase 2 result within 5 days after the exam. Candidates who have cleared/ not cleared Phase 2 will have a chance to appear for Phase 3 & 4. In order to access the result, the candidates will have to enter the Application Number & Password.

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