JEE Main Admit Card 2020 (Released): Direct Link to Download Hall Ticket Here

    Karishma Khatri Karishma Khatri
    Exams Prep. Master

    JEE Main Admit Card 2020 has been released by NTA on August 17, 2020. Successfully registered candidates can download the hall ticket from or by logging in with their Application Number and DOB. With SC’s dismissal of petitions, JEE Main 2020 exam dates remain unchanged i.e. September 1 – 6, 2020.

    • JEE Main Admit Card 2020 can be used as passes for traveling in containment zones by aspirants, as informed by NTA Director Vineet Joshi.
    • Candidates must carry an original ID with their admit card for entry in JEE Main Exam Center
    • This year, candidates have to fill a self declaration form released with JEE Main Admit Card. 
    • On exam day, candidates will have to bring the undertaking given on the Admit Card Page No. 1 along with the one filled online at the time of downloading the Admit Card.

    To ensure better implementation of social distancing, JEE Main exam centers have been increased from increased from 570 to 660. Odd-Even Rule will be followed when it comes to the seating arrangement. Since JEE Main is a computer-based test, as per NTA students would be made to sit on alternate systems. JEE Main COVID-19 Safety Guidelines have been released by NTA. 

    Direct Link to Download JEE Main Admit Card – September 2020

    The admit card of JEE Main 2020 September session has four pages where Page No. 2 contains information about “Important Instructions for Candidates” and Pages No. 3 and 4 have an “Advisory for Candidates regarding COVID-19”. Read the article to know how to download admit card, how to resolve discrepancy in admit card, and much more. 

    JEE Main 2020 Admit Card April Session

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    JEE Main 2020- Admit Card Dates


    JEE Main 2020 (January Session)

    JEE Main 2020 (April Session)


    September 3- October 10, 2019

    May 19 – 24, 2020

    Application Form Correction WindowOctober 14 – 20, 2019July 24 – 31, 2020 

    JEE Main Admit Card Date of Release

    December 6, 2019 

    August 17, 2020 (Released)

    Examination Dates

    January 6- January 11, 2020

    September 1-6, 2020 


    JEE Main 2020 Highlights

    Issuing AuthorityNational Testing Agency
    Official Website
    Documents to Carry on Exam DayJEE Main Admit Card, Valid photo ID proof, One filled Copy of Undertaking, One online submitted copy of Undertaking
    JEE Main Login CredentialsJEE Main application number and DOB or Password

    Details MentionedApplicant’s name, Application number, Roll number, Father's name, Course name, DOB, Category, Gender, Candidate’s Photograph, State of eligibility, Test city and centre code, Date and shift of examination, Paper type, Important instructions

    DownloadJEE Main Sample Papers

    Steps to Download

    How to Download JEE Main Admit Card 2020?

    The link to the JEE Main Admit Card download will be flashed on the home page of the official website, download the hall ticket by following the given steps:

    • Go to the official website of JEE Main 2020 –
    JEE Main Admit Card 2020
    • Click on any of the link for “JEE Main April/September 2020 Admit Card”
    • Enter your “Application Number and Date of Birth” to login.
    JEE Main Admit Card Download
    • The undertaking regarding the COVID-19 has to be taken.
    • Click on 'Download Admit Card'
    • The provisional JEE Main admit card will be downloaded.

    COVID-19 Advisories

    JEE Main Admit Card 2020 COVID-19 Advisories

    NTA has released specific COVID-19 guidelines for candidates along with JEE Main Admit Card 2020 in Page 3 and Page 4. The same have been provided below. Check Details Here

    Corrections in JEE Main Admit Card 2020

    Crosscheck all the details mentioned in your admit card and If you find any discrepancy in the details given on the admit card, drop a mail at before the stipulated time. JEE Main helpline will become live and active shortly. The details are given below:

    Contact Numbers: 8287471852, 8178359845, 9650173668, 9599676953 and 8882356803


    Official Website:

    Address: National Testing Agency
    Block C-20 1A/8 ,Sector- 62
    IITK Outreach Centre, Gautam Buddh Nagar
    Noida-201309, Uttar Pradesh (India)

    Forgot your Login Credentials?

    Forgot your JEE Main Login ID or Password?

    In case you forgot your application number, you can follow the given steps:

    Application Number can be recovered through the following steps:

    • Go to the sign in page and click on “Forgot Application Number”
    • The window that opens will show two options - “Find Application Number”
    JEE Main Admit Card

    • You will have to enter the following details:

      Candidate's Name

      Mother's Name

      Father's Name

      Date of Birth

      State of Eligibility

      Security Pin

    • The application number will be sent to you and you can use the same to download your admit card. 
    • Save the details for future reference.

    Candidates can follow the steps below to recover their JEE Main password:

    You have to click on “Forgot Password” towards bottom left on the sign in page.

    The window that opens will show two options - “Options available for reset your Password”

    JEE Main Admit Card
    • You have to further choose how to reset your password:
      Use the security question.
      Use verification code sent via text message (SMS) to the registered mobile number
      Use a reset link sent via Email to the registered Email ID

    • The link to reset the password will be sent to you depending upon the option you choose.

    • You need the password and application number to download your admit card so save the details for future reference.

    Essential Documents

    Documents to carry along with JEE Main 2020 Admit Card

    Candidates are required to carry the following documents along with JEE Main Admit Card to the examination center:

    Essential Documents

    Passport sized photograph (same as the one used in the application form)

    Valid Photo ID like Aadhar, Voter ID, Passport, School identity Card, PAN Card, Driving License, Ration Card

    PwD certificate (if candidates belong to the category)

    One Copy of undertaking given on the Admit Card Page No. 1
    One Copy of undertaking filled during the time of download of Admit Card
    Exam Day Guidelines

    JEE Main 2020 - Exam Day Guidelines

    Candidates should follow the instructions for exam which are mentioned on their JEE Main 2020 admit card. Check JEE Main 2020 Dress Code and Exam Day Instructions

    • Before coming to the exam center all the candidates are advised to read all the instructions mentioned on all the 4 pages of JEE Main Admit Card very carefully.

    • Remember to bring on copy of filled (but not signed) copy of the undertaking along with the undertaking filled during the time of download of Admit Card. 

    • Candidates should reach the exam center at least two hour in advance to the start of exam.

    • Candidates are requested to visit the exam center location once prior to the exam to avoid the chaos.

    • Candidates should bring all the necessary items which need to be carried to the exam centre.

    • Candidates should not bring any prohibited items along with them at the exam centres

    • Candidates must not  indulge in any unfair means with regard to the exam.

    Prohibited Items in the Examination Center- JEE Main 2020

    The list of prohibited items in the examination center is tabulated below:

    Items Not Allowed

    Electronic gadget/device, Calculator

    Instrument/ Geometry/ Pencil box

    Handbag, Purse

    Any kind of Paper/ Stationery

    Eatables/ Snacks and Tea/ Coffee/ Cold drinks/ Water (loose or packed)

    Mobile phone/ Earphone/ Microphone/ Pager

    Camera, Tape Recorder

    Any metallic item

    Guidelines for Scribes for JEE Main

    1. The candidates with disability should fill in the type and percentages of disability correctly in the online JEE Main Application Form. Any incorrect information can affect their candidature.
    2. Only the candidates, who have 40% or more disability, will be provided Scribe/Reader on the request of the candidate.
    3. The candidates will have choice of opting their own scribe/reader or may submit the request to the center superintendent.
    4. After the request of the candidate, the centre superintendent will identify the scribe/reader students for the candidate. This is only task of centre superintendent to choose a scribe for the candidate.
    5. However, if a candidate requests to meet the scribe before exam, they would be allowed to meet the scribe only a day before the examination to verify whether the scribe is suitable or not.
    6. One other provision is that 1 hour (60 minutes) compensatory time will be allowed to the candidates with 40% or more disability irrespective of the fact they are availing the facility of a scribe/reader.

    Provision for Diabetic Students

    Diabetic candidates are allowed to carry eatables and drinks including water bottles inside the exam center, this is done considering the health of diabetic patients in mind. Diabetic candidates must carry the following items in the exam hall:

    • Fruits
    • Sugar tablets
    • Transparent water bottleNote: Candidates will not be allowed to carry packaged foods such as chips/chocolate/sandwich etc.

    About JEE Main Exam Pattern 2020

    The exam pattern for JEE Main is defined by the  JEE Main 2020 will be conducted for two papers namely Paper 1 (B.E./ B.Tech.) and Paper 2 (B.Arch./ B.Planning). Highlights of paper pattern are tabulated below:

    SpecificationsJEE Main 2020 Pattern for B. E/ B. Tech PaperJEE Main 2020 Pattern for B. Arch PaperJEE Main 2020 Pattern for B. Planning
    SubjectsPhysics, Chemistry and MathematicsAptitude test, Mathematics and DrawingAptitude test, Mathematics and Planning Based Objective Type
    Type of QuestionsMCQs + Numerical Value Based QuestionsMCQs + Numerical Value Based Questions + Drawing testMCQs + Numerical Value Based Questions
    Medium of ExamEnglish and HindiEnglish and HindiEnglish and Hindi
    Duration of Exam3 Hours3 Hours3 Hours
    Total Marks300400400
    Marking Scheme

    Each question carries 4 marks

    For every incorrect response at MCQs, 1 mark will be deducted

    No negative marking for Numerical Value Based Questions

    Each question carries 4 marks

    For every incorrect response at MCQs, 1 mark will be deducted

    No negative marking for Numerical Value Based Questions

    Marks in drawing test will be given as per person’s drawing skills

    Each question carries 4 marks

    For every incorrect response at MCQs, 1 mark will be deducted

    No negative marking for Numerical Value Based Questions

    Check Detailed JEE Main Exam Pattern

    Exam Day Schedule

    JEE Main 2020 Exam Day Schedule 

    As per NTA’s notice dated May 22, there will be a half an hour variation in the exam timings of the coming session in comparison to the January session. The morning shift for April session will be held from 9.00 AM to 12.00 Noon, and the afternoon shift will be held from 3.00 PM to 6.00 PM. 

    The details for JEE Main 2020 Exam with the schedule of events for the January session was as follows:

    FactsFirst ShiftSecond Shift
    Timings for JEE Main Exam9.30 am - 12.30 pm2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
    Entry in the Exam Centre7.30 am - 8.30 am12.30 pm - 1.30 pm
    Entry in the Exam Hall8.45 am - 9 am1.45 pm - 2 pm
    Admit Card Check by Invigilator9 am - 9.15 am2 pm to 2.15 pm
    Instructions of Invigilator9.15 am to 9.25 am2.15 pm to 2.25 pm
    Test Starting Time9.30 am2.30 pm
    Test Ending Time12.30 pm5.30 pm
    Exam Duration3 hours3 hours

    Last Minute Tips

    JEE Main 2020 – Last Minute Tips

    JEE Main 2020 cominng session is just around the cornerand the last days before the exam can be very stressful in terms of strategizing for the exam day. Even more so, with the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Here are some last minute tips for test takers:

    • Candidates appearing for JEE Main must have certain strategies for time management, selection of questions and accuracy. 
    • All these factors are interdependent on each other and essential for a successful attempt. 
    • Candidates should have clarity on how many questions they aim to attempt. They should also have a rough picture on what topics they can or can not attempt.
    • Aiming to solve the entire paper will only lead to disruption of clarity therefore a sequence of attempting the question paper must be chosen as per one’s own convenience.
    • Attempting Chemistry first can be beneficial as the questions can be addressed quicker so aspirants can have more time to attempt Physics and Mathematics sections.
    • Candidates must try to attempt graph-based questions as they are easy in terms of attempting. They can be approached with different parameters like inserting values etc to eliminate wrong options.

    JEE Main January 2020 Admit Card

    • JEE Main 2020 Admit card for the January session was released on December 6, 2020 by NTA. 
    • The exam was conducted from January 6 – 9, 2020 in two shifts per day i.e. Morning shift –  9.30 AM – 12.30 PM; Evening shift – 2.30 PM – 5.30 PM
    • Candidates could download the admit card from the official website – till the exam date. 
    • Candidates had to carry a valid photo ID and a passport size photograph along with JEE Main Hall Ticket to the exam center.
    • A total number of 9,21,261 candidates registered for JEE Main B.E. /B. Tech. paper. Out of which, 8,69,010 appeared for the test. 
    • A total number of 1,38,410 candidates registered B.Arch and 59,003 candidates B. Planning. Out of which 1,12,679 candidates appeared for B. Arch and 44,517 candidates appeared for B. Planning. 
    • JEE Main Result for January 2020 session has been declared by NTA.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    JEE Main Admit Card FAQs

    Ques. When will JEE Main Admit Card for the coming session be released?

    Ans.  JEE Main Admit Card for the coming session has been released by NTA. Candidates can download their admit card by logging into the official website using their application number and DOB.

    Ques. I am facing problems while downloading JEE Main Admit Card. What should I do?

    Ans.  Candidates having problems in downloading JEE Main Hall Ticket due to problems related to discrepancy/mismatch in their name as compared with their board data, then a correction facility will be provided. Using the correction facility, the candidates will be able to correct their name in JEE Main Form as per the board data. The candidates will be able to download the document after making the necessary corrections.

    Ques. My name is written as “Manoj Kumar” in Aadhaar card, and in my class 10th certificate the name reads, “ Manoj Kumar Gopal”, what name will come on my admit card?

    Ans.  Manoj Kumar will come on your admit card as the Aadhar card name is the accepted name on your ID.

    Ques. I do not have internet, can I get my JEE Main admit card through post?

    Ans.  No, you cannot get your JEE Main admit card through post.

    Ques. I have lost my admit card, how will I get my JEE Main result?

    Ans.  You need to login to the systems with your roll number and password, which are stored on your email, just check in your personal mail id, else send an email on helpline to get your credentials.

    Ques. What things can I carry inside the exam hall?

    Ans.  You can carry only the basic stationery allowed inside the exam hall as per the directives, no electronic gadgets/books/ calculators can be carried in the exam hall.

    Ques. What is the helpline number for JEE Main admit card?

    Ans. Helpline No.- 1800 112211 OR 18004253800

    Ques. My name spelling is incorrect on the admit card, what should I do?

    Ans.  Contact the authorities at the helpline number, to get it corrected.

    Ques. I have lost my admit card, how can I get its duplicate copy?

    Ans.  Login to the JEE application portal and repeat the process for downloading JEE Main admit card.

    Ques. My photo is blurred in admit card, what to do, I want a new one?

    Ans.  You must contact the authority at the helpline numbers, then only you will get a new admit card with a better quality photo.

    Ques. At what time should I report at the JEE exam center?

    Ans.  You must report at least 2 hours 30 minutes before the commencement of exam at the exam center.

    Ques. What things can I carry with admit card on JEE Main exam day?

    Ans.  You need to carry following items on the exam day:

    1. JEE Main Admit Card
    2. Copy of PwD certificate (if applicable)
    3. Government-issued Identity proof

    Ques. I am writing JEE paper 2, can I carry my personal stationery?

    Ans.  Yes, you have to carry your stationery as per the list below:

    • Clipboard
    • Geometry box
    • Pencils
    • Erasers
    • Color pencils

    Ques. Do I have to go through biometric verification if I appear for JEE main exam?

    Ans.  Yes, you will have to appear for the biometric verification process on the exam day.

    Ques. Do I need to carry my OBC certificate along with my JEE admit card?

    Ans.  No, you do not have to carry your Caste Certificate along with the JEE admit card on the day of exam.

    Ques. I have applied for JEE main and B.Arch course, do I need to get separate admit cards for both?

    Ans.  Yes, separate admit cards are needed for both the exams.

    Ques. I am from Assam, do I need to carry my DL along with JEE admit card on exam date?

    Ans.  Yes, you need to carry your DL along with the JEE Main admit card.

    Ques. What details do I need to download the admit card?

    Ans.  The details required to download the admit card are: JEE Main Application Number, Date of Birth and Security Pin.

    Ques. If I forget my JEE Main hall ticket, on exam day, can I get a duplicate at the exam center?

    Ans.  No, you cannot get a duplicate copy of the hall ticket at the exam center.

    Ques. Can I obtain JEE Main Hall Ticket from an offline source?

    Ans. No, you can only download JEE Main Admit Card from the official website-

    Ques. What if I can’t download my JEE Main Admit Card 2020. What should I do?

    Ans.  If you are unable to download the hall ticket due to the occurrence of any error, a correction facility will be provided to correct the same. If still, the problem continues, contact the authorities immediately.

    If you’re facing some technical issues regarding the download of JEE Main admit card, then you should probably restart your browser or try again after clearing the caches. If the site is crashing, then try downloading the admit card at some other hour.

    Ques. If I lose my JEE Main Admit Card. What should I do?

    Ans. If by some unfortunate event you happen to lose your JEE Mains Admit Card, do not worry. You can go back to the official website of JEE Main and download and reprint your admit card by logging in your candidate’s profile till the exam day.

    Ques. Is there any dress code for JEE Main 2020?

    Ans. There is no specific dress code for JEE Main 2020. However, it is suggested not take the following things along with you in the examination hall:

    • Any electronic item (Including wristwatch)
    • Sunglasses
    • Any jewel or ornaments
    • Belts
    • Full sleeves shirts/t-shirts
    • Shoes (Only sandals or slippers are permitted)

    Ques. What should I do if the name of father/ mother is not exactly same as in school records or the address mentioned in Aadhaar has been changed due to transfer or some other reason?

    Ans.  If these particulars are not being matched with the ones mentioned on Aadhaar, the candidates should correctly fill these particulars as per school records. The present/permanent address may also be filled accordingly since CBSE does not send any communication on the candidates’ address.

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    Ammar Zaheer Ahmed

    What’s the last date of downloading the admit card?

    03 Sep, 2020 12:10

    Hi Ammar, the admit cards for JEE-Mains 2020 were released on 17 August. You are required to download the card as soon as possible and positively before the commencement of your exam.

    03 Sep, 2020 17:15
    urvashi singhal

    I am not able to download my JEE Main admit card even after entering the details correctly. What can I do?

    15 Jun, 2020 16:57
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Urvashi, sometimes candidates may face issues while downloading their admit card due to cache in their system. The cache can be deleted from the setting of the browser or alternatively you can press control and R button together to refresh the page and try again.

    15 Jun, 2020 17:01
    Rifikhang Baro

    How can I see jee main 2020result

    21 Apr, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Rifikhang, you can go through the steps to check the result from here: JEE Main Result

    21 Apr, 2020 02:01
    anchal sharma

    sir plzz give me the site of form

    08 Oct, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Anchal, you can fill the application form directly online following this link: JEE Main 2020 Application Form

    09 Oct, 2019 16:22

    The correction facility is available for JEE Main admit card?

    18 Mar, 2019 16:33
    Komal Chawla

    Hi Amit, Yes, if you find any discrepancy on your admit card such as name, date of birth, paper code and gender, drop a mail at before the last date.Official Website: Address: C-20 1A/8, Sector 62 IITK Outreach Center, Noida – 201309

    18 Mar, 2019 18:14
    sadik syed

    How to download my admit card

    17 Dec, 2018 10:13
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Sadik, You may please check the official website to get the information about admit card 2019.

    17 Dec, 2018 11:13
    Navyakeerthi T K

    when you are going to publish jeemain 2019 admit card

    24 Oct, 2018 00:20
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Navyakeerthi, You may please check the official website to get the information about admit card 2019.

    24 Oct, 2018 12:00
    Kritika Gupta

    What will be the cut off for the academic session 2017-18?

    14 Mar, 2017 18:16

    Hi Kritika, the cut off for JEE-Main is usually more than the previous year. For that, I am providing the previous year cut off list through which you may get a fair idea of JEE-Main cut off for the academic session 2017-18. Please find the link given here for JEE-Main 2016 Cut off

    14 Mar, 2017 18:55
    Kritika Gupta

    How can I correct my name in the Admit Card?

    14 Mar, 2017 18:15

    Hi Kritika, if have you any incorrect info or error on your JEE-Main admit card, please contact at before the exam date

    14 Mar, 2017 19:02

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