JEE Mains 2021 dates RELEASED! Check schedule for JEE Main 3rd & 4th session here

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Anum Ansari
Assistant Manager – Content
Updated on Jul 16, 2021 09:22 IST

Over 12 lakh students have already appeared for the JEE Examination and an equal number of students were waiting to appear for the examination.

JEE Mains 2021: Joint Entrance Examination, JEE Main 2021 exam dates for the postponed April and May session have been announced by the NTA. According to the recently announced JEE Mains 2021 dates by the NTA, the 3rd session for JEE Mains 2021 will be conducted from July 20, 2021, to July 27, 2021, and JEE Mains 2021 fourth session will be conducted on August 26, 27, 31, and  September 1, 2, 2021. Earlier, the examination in April were scheduled to be held on April 27, 28 and 30, and the May session exam was scheduled to be conducted on May 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28, 2021. However, amid the rising COVID-19 cases in the country, the National Testing Agency (NTA) postponed JEE Main exam for April and May sessions. The NTA also informed that the Number of exam cities for JEE Main 2021 third and fourth attempt have been increased to 334 from 232. JEE Main exam centres have also been increased to 828 from 660.  

Latest Update: JEE Mains 2021: Registration for fourth session begins TODAY; Apply now!

JEE Mains 2021 Application Window Open Again! 

Students who hadn't registered due to COVID-19 will now be allowed to apply again. The NTA has decided to give engineering aspirants another opportunity to apply for JEE Mains 2021. JEE Mains 2021 application process for April exam was open from July 6 until the night of July 8. For the fourth session of JEE Mains, aspirants can apply from July 9 to July 12.

In his public announcement, the minister said that the JEE Main was divided into four sessions this year to provide flexibility to the students amid the COVID-19 pandemic." Students will now get multiple chances to improve their performance at the JEE exam. So if a student did not perform well in one attempt, he/she can attempt it three more times in a year," said the education minister.

Check official notice below:

JEE Mains 2021 dates for 3rd and 4th session

Over 12 lakh students have already appeared for the JEE Examination and an equal number of students were waiting to appear for the examination. National Testing Agency, NTA was scheduled to conduct the April session on April 27 - April 30 while May was scheduled for May 24 - May 27. However, the authorities had to postpone these sessions for JEE Mains 2021 due to the devastating second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

After many months of wait, students have finally got an answer on JEE Main 2021 dates. The JEE Main for the previous two attempts was cancelled due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis in the country. Students had been waiting a long time for this update. Students have been constantly raising concerns on social media platforms over the delay in announcing the exam schedule. Many students took to Twitter to request the NTA to give clarity on the JEE Main 2021 dates for the remaining two sessions. 

In order to inform the student regarding the announcement of JEE Mains 2021 dates and to provide details about the 3rd and 4th sessions of JEE Main, the education minister posted a tweet earlier. Check out his official tweet:

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