JEE Mains 2020: Admit Card, Syllabus, Pattern, Exam Date and Cutoff

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The JEE mains exam, which is given by thousands of students every year, which supports their dream to become an engineer, has also become a benchmark for people. With the rising number of candidates every year, it has become essential for people to know all the details regarding the exam before sitting for it.

This year the JEE mains 2020 was to be held near April and May, but unfortunately, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the dates were shifted but presented a golden opportunity for students to study more and get better marks. Hence, to make the details according to the ease of students with the latest notice, read the information provided below!

About JEE Mains 2020 

The JEE mains 2020, conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) is the paper for candidates who want to get admission in any Engineering or Architecture college. The full details regarding the exam have been provided on the official website with proper information.

JEE mains or Joint Entrance Examination 2020 mainly offers admission to students who want to opt for BE, B.Tech, BPlan, or BArch courses primarily in IITs and the NITs. The top 2.5 lakh candidates who clear the JEE mains 2020 will be eligible for sitting for the JEE Advance paper to get into the best and the most prestigious colleges of IIT or Indian Institute of Technology. The official website through which people can download all the authentic information regarding the exam of JEE mains 2020 is, and people can be in touch with this portal to keep themselves updated with the latest use.


JEE Mains 2020 Admit Card

The admit card is an essential document and is considered proof for getting into the examination hall. Without the Admit card, entry to the hall will be prohibited. To download the Admit Card regarding the JEE mains 2020 step are given below.

  • Open the official site mentioned above
  • Enter all the credentials like the Application number, password, and date of birth, which you provided during the registration process.
  • After entering the details, within a moment, the admit card will be available on your screen
  • Download the Admit card of JEE mains 2020 and have a print out of it for further use.

Other than the Admit card for JEE mains 2020, one has to carry an identity proof like PAN Card/Driving License/ Aadhar Card/ Ration Card for the authentication process.


JEE Mains 2020 Syllabus

The official website contains the syllabus prescribed by the NTA for JEE mains 2020 for Paper 1, 2, and 3. The BPlan and the BArch exam, which was held together with the paper for Engineering, has now been separated, and candidates can prepare appropriately. With the in-depth syllabus given below, one can analyze the pattern to study for the exam.


  • Sets, relation, and function
  • Complex number & Quadratic Equation
  • Matrices & Determinants
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Mathematical Induction
  • Binomial Theorem
  • Sequence & Series
  • Limits
  • Continuity & Differentiability
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Coordinate Geometry
  • 3D Geometry
  • Vector Algebra
  • Statistics
  • Probability
  • Trigonometry
  • Mathematical Reasoning



  • Unit & Measurements
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work, Energy & Power
  • Rotational Motion and Gravitation
  • Properties of Solids & Liquids
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinetic Theory of Gases
  • Oscillations and Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Dual Nature of Matter & Radiation
  • Atoms and Nuclei
  • Electronic Devices
  • Communication Systems



A. Physical Chemistry 

  • Basic Concepts in Chemistry
  • States of Matter
  • Atomic Structure
  • Chemical Bonding & Molecular Structures
  • Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Solutions & Equilibrium
  • Redox Reaction & Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Surface Chemistry


B. Inorganic Chemistry

  • Periodicity and Classification of Elements
  • Principles of Isolation of Metals
  • Hydrogen
  • Block Elements
  • D and F Block Elements
  • Environmental Chemistry


C. Organic Chemistry

  • Purification & Characterization of Organic Compounds
  • Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Halogens
  • Oxygen, Alcohols, Phenols & Ethers, Carboxylic Acids
  • Compounds containing Nitrogen
  • Polymers
  • Biomolecules
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life
  • Practical Chemistry


JEE Mains 2020 Exam Pattern & Structure

JEE Mains 2020 consists of Three papers, which comprises a total of three hours. It comprises of both MCQ based questions and numerical based questions as well. The number of questions for BTech is 75, BArch is 77, and BPlan id 100. The first paper comprises 300 marks, the second of 400 marks, and the third paper of 400 marks. The biggest drawback that students face while giving the JEE Mains paper is that there is negative marking, for every right answer +4 is awarded while for every incorrect answer -1 is given.


JEE Mains 2020 Revised Dates

The general examination timings for the paper of JEE mains are 9:30 to 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm which is the usual 3 hours timing for the JEE Mains 2020 paper. In addition to this, the JEE Mains 2020 examination date was revised by the HRD Minister and changed to September 1st to 6th for the people who were going to give the JEE mains 2020 in April. 


JEE Mains 2020 Cutoffs

The JEE Mains body releases two types of Cut-Offs, the JEE Mains admission Cut-Offs, and the Qualifying Cut-Offs. The Admission Cut Offs is released for admission in the institutes that give admission based on the JEE Mains exam. At the same time, the qualifying JEE Mains Cut Off is the minimum score through which the student can apply and is considered eligible for JEE Advance exam.



The JEE Mains exam is soon going to hold, and candidates tend to be in high pressure. But one must remember that with proper hard work and Endeavour, one can quickly achieve whatever they want and succeed in life. JEE Mains exam will ensure that you get into the top colleges of India and move towards the path of success.

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