JEE Main Form Correction 2020 (Reopened) : Correct Application Details

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    JEE Main Form Correction window has been re-opened from May 25 and will be available till May 31, 2020. The decision has been taken by NTA considering the extension of nationwide lockdown and demand from various students. Correction facility will be available till 5 pm on May 31 but in case additional fee payment is required as per the changes it can be done till 11.50 PM. 

    JEE Main Form Correction Quick Updates

    • May 19, 2020: NTA announced to re-open JEE Main Application Form Correction window from May 25 to May 31, 2020.
    • May 5, 2020: Education minister along with the announcement of scheduling JEE Main from July 18 – 23, 2020, also announced that form correction facility shall be made active again soon. 
    • April 9, 2020: NTA allowed candidates to change their preferred exam center city for the April session considering the COVID-19 outbreak situation. Read More
    • The Image Correction Link is live on the official website – Check Photosize and Signature size and format details

    In case, additional fee payment is required depending on the changes made in the form, the final updates will be reflected after the payment. The additional amount (if applicable) can be paid through Credit/Debit Card/ Net Banking.

    Direct Link to JEE Main Form Correction

    JEE Main 2020 Form Correction Dates

    The schedule for making the corrections is tabulated below:

    EventJEE Main 2020 (April)
    Availability of JEE Main Application Form 2020May 19, 2020
    Last Date of RegistrationMay 24, 2020
    JEE Main 2020 Application Form Correction May 25, 2020 (Reopened)
    JEE Main Application Form Correction (Ends) May 31, 2020

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    NTA Form Correction Notice

    JEE Main Form Correction Reopened – NTA Notice

    JEE Main Form Correction (Reopened)

    JEE Main 2020 Form Correction

    NTA will not consider any request made for corrections after the prescribed deadline under any circumstances. Candidates may have to remit an additional application fee (if applicable) while making JEE Main 2020 application form correction. The following corrections can be made in JEE Main 2020 Application Form:

    • Candidates’ Name (as per class 10th mark-sheet)
    • Paper (change from Paper 1 to Paper 2 or vice versa or addition or removal of a paper)
    • Date of Birth (as per class 10th mark-sheet)
    • Communication Address 
    • Contact Number
    • Uploaded Photograph and Signature 
    • JEE Main exam center city preference

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    Form Correction Steps

    How to make JEE Main 2020 Application Form Corrections?

    Candidates often make mistakes while filling the online form either because of inexperience or confusion. Therefore, NTA provides JEE Main Form Correction facility to edit the particulars in the application form. Follow the given steps to edit the credentials -

    Step 1 – Visit NTA JEE Main Official Website. 

    JEE Main Form Correction

    Step 2 – Click on ‘Application Form  Correction for JEE(Main) April – 2020’ link.

    JEE Main Form Correction

    Step 3 – Enter Application Number, Password and Security Pin to access application form for correction. 

    Step 4 – The following window will open:

    JEE Main Form Correction

    Step 5 – Click on Manage Form Particulars Correction and then the following window will appear:

    JEE Main Form Correction

    Step 6 – Read the above-mentioned instructions and go ahead to make JEE Main Form Correction.  

    Step 7 – Edit the information that needs correction except for the exam center.

    Step 8 – Submit the application form. Pay the additional fee (if required).

    Application Form Status

    JEE Main 2020 Application Form Status

    • To access the form status (or rechecking form), log in using application number and password.
    • After that, click on the Status tab.
    • The status of JEE Main Application Form 2020 will be mentioned.

    Any of the following messages will be displayed on the user’s window: 

    ReceivedIf the application form is successfully submitted

    Unsuccessful – If the application form is Incomplete/Rejected/Not Submitted 

    Remove Image Discrepancy

    Steps for JEE Main 2020 Application Photo Correction

    • Visit the official site of JEE Main 2020.
    • Click on the “Remove Image Discrepancy” link.
    • Candidates can login to their application page using their application form number and password.
    • Rectify the photo as per NTA specifications and click on “submit”

    JEE Main 2020 Helpline

    Individual queries can be mailed to enquire about JEE Main at ntanationaltestingagency@gmail.comIf a candidate is facing issues in JEE Main Form Correction then they can ask their doubts via mail by mentioning the following details:

    • Name of Candidate
    • Registration ID/Application Number
    • Mistakes made in the Application Form

    C-20 1A/8 ,Sector 62

    IITK Outreach Centre, 

    Noida – 201309
    JEE (Main) Unit Central Board of Secondary Education

    Plot No. 149, Block - H,

    Sector - 63, Noida - 201309

    Distt- Gautam Budh Nagar (U.P.)

    Helpline No.: 7042399520, 7042399521, 7042399525, 7042399526, 7042399529

    Computer-Based Exam Helpline No.: 18002669778


    Frequently Asked Questions

    JEE Main Form Correction FAQs

    Ques. What are the changes that I can make during the JEE Main 2020 form correction period?

    Ans. Changes such as mode of examination, choice of paper, name, date of birth, academic details, uploaded photograph and signature can be made.

    Ques. Due to alterations that I have made, the fees paid is more than what is applicable to my present changes, what should I do now?

    Ans. The difference in the application fee will be refunded to the account.

    Ques. While uploading the photograph in the JEE Main Application Form, I forgot to put my name under it. In the correction window, it shows no correction required. What should I do now?

    Ans. This means, your application form is accepted and you don’t need to do any changes.

    Ques. While filling in the application form, I made a mistake in filling my name. Will I be able to correct this?

    Ans. Yes, you can correct your name on the JEE Main Application Form.

    Ques. I made a mistake while entering Aadhaar Card Enrollment Number. Can I correct the JEE Main Form Correction Window?

    Ans. Yes, you can correct the wrongly entered Aadhaar Card Number in the correction window facility.

    Ques. I want to opt for Paper 2. Can I change it in the correction window?

    Ans. Yes, you can change it in the correction window. The payment can be made accordingly before the last date.

    Ques. I couldn’t pay my registration fees before the last date of registration. Can I pay it now and get the Acknowledgement?

    Ans. No, you cannot pay the fees now. It should be noted that the correction facility is available only for those candidates who have submitted the application form and paid the requisite fees before the last day of fee payment.

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    Elakiya v

    How can I change my exam center

    09 Mar, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Elakiya, preference of exam centers once filled cannot be changed in the application form.

    09 Mar, 2020 12:45

    Hai admit card means bonefide certificate or hall ticket? and one think can I change my name in application form ?

    04 Mar, 2020 09:13
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Padma, admit card refers to the hall ticket which one has to carry with himself/herself necessarily on the day of exam. Yes, you can change your name using form-correction facility.

    04 Mar, 2020 11:03

    my school have two names xyz s s school and xyz sanskrit High school. But,i have written xyz s s school in jee form and on my school admit card it's xyz sanskrit high school. Will it cause any issue in future?

    04 Mar, 2020 08:58
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Saurabh, school's name must be as per the admit card allotted. Thus, you will have to change school's name using form-correction window.

    04 Mar, 2020 11:25
    Ram Mandloi

    I filled Wrong catagery in iit jee January form can I make fresh registration for iit jee april with correct catagery or should I continue previous form and make correction letter Please reply as soon as possible

    01 Mar, 2020 11:44
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ram, it totally depends on you as category can be edited using form correction window and you may also fill another application form as application can be registered till March 6, 2020.

    01 Mar, 2020 12:26
    piyush sahu

    I had uploaded 10marksheet instead of class 12th ..please help how can I change it

    19 Feb, 2020 10:57
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Piyush, form-correction window will become functional from Mar 8, 2020. Till then, you cannot make corrections in the form. You can follow the following steps mentioned below to make corrections in the form:

    • Visit NTA JEE Main Official Website. 

    • Click on ‘Correction in Application Form of JEE Main January and April 2020 Examination including EWS Category’ tab

    • Enter Application Number, Password and Security Pin to access application form for correction.

    • Click on Manage Form Particulars Correction

    • Edit the information that needs correction except for the exam center.

    • Submit the application form. Pay the additional fee (if required).

    19 Feb, 2020 11:53
    Sneha Ravindraswamy

    I had written jee january with wrong dob can i change it now and use the same application no. For jee April please tell me

    14 Feb, 2020 11:44
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sneha, yes, you can use the same credentials as that allotted in JEE Main Jan application form. But as you made mistake in the previous form, it would be advised that you register yourself again with valid information so that your candidature is considered.

    14 Feb, 2020 12:36
    Promod Rohit

    Sir I uploaded the admit card that was provided for the lab exam , so can I upload the actual one during application correction of April session??plz help.

    14 Feb, 2020 11:40
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Promod, yes, you can upload the admit card for theory exams in the application form.

    14 Feb, 2020 12:14
    Rajesh singh

    Can I change my category to obc in April mains 2020 as I filled general January mains 2020?

    11 Feb, 2020 15:09
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Rajesh, yes, students can change their category in application form. Students who are changing their category from general to reserved, will not be charged any additional charges. Thus, you can also change the category without paying the additional fees.

    11 Feb, 2020 15:24

    Sir Can I change my home state in april attempt under correction window for april as I given wrong in january form?

    22 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tarun, yes, you can fill the application form with correct details in April session application form as it would be considered as a fresh application for JEE Main.

    22 Jan, 2020 12:19

    Sir I have made a mistake in filling JEE MAIN JANUARY FORM by filling home state as CHATTISGARH but I have passed my 12th board in 2019 from ANDHRA PRADESH board . Can I change my home state for JEE MAIN APRIL ATTEMPT ?

    21 Jan, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tarun, yes, you can apply for exam in April. However, you will have to register again for April session exam. Registration process for April session will commence from Feb 7, 2020.

    21 Jan, 2020 11:59
    Naveen Kumar

    Sir/maam then which state of eligibility will be consideredin overall?

    19 Feb, 2020 08:58
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Naveen, the state from where you have passed intermediate will be filled in the application form. You can check the Eligibility Criteria of JEE Main in detail from here.

    19 Feb, 2020 10:56

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