New Delhi: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2022 has been rescheduled to June 20 after requests poured in from across the country for the postponement of the exam.
The exam conducting body National Testing Agency (NTA) decided to put off the dates by approximately a month. Session 1 will now be held in June, while Session 2 is scheduled for July.
The first session was scheduled to be held on April 21, 24, 25, 29 and May 1 and 4. It will now be held from June 20-29. Similarly, the second session, which was scheduled to be held from May 24 to 29, will now be conducted between July 21 and July 30.
According to NTA, the dates for JEE Main 2022 have been revised following representations received from candidates.
“JEE (Main) dates rescheduled to enable students across the country to prepare well for the exams,” the NTA wrote on Twitter.
— National Testing Agency (@DG_NTA) April 6, 2022
JEE Main 2022: Session 1 and 2 dates
JEE Main 2022 session 1 will now commence from June 20, the engineering entrance will be held on 20 June, 21 June, 22 June, 23 June, 24 June, 25 June, 26 June, 27 June, 28 June and 29 June.
While JEE Main 2022 session 2 will be held on 21 July, 22 July, 23 July, 24 July, 25 July, 26 July, 27 July, 28 July, 29 July, and 30 July.
JEE Main 2022: Application process
The application process for JEE Main session 1 has ended and registration for session 2 will commence soon.
“The registration for session 1 is over now. The schedule for inviting the online Application Forms for session 2 of JEE (Main) – 2022 will be available soon,” NTA notification mentioned.
JEE Main 2022: Other details
Additionally, the candidates who are preparing for JEE Main 2022 exam can visit the official website of NTA for the latest updates- nta.ac.in or jeemain.nta.nic.in.
The JEE Advanced exam is held for admission to some of the top engineering colleges in India, including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). This year JEE Main 2022 will be held in multiple languages such as Hindi, English, Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu, and Gujarati.