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IIT JEE 2021 Exam - A Guide for Joint Entrance Examination

IIT JEE 2021


IIT JEE is an Indian national entrance exam introduced by MHRD, GOI, and CBSE to provide admission in Engineering, Architecture, B Planning courses.

Every year more than 15 lakh students appear for Joint Entrance Examination but only 2.5 lakh aspirants have the fate to qualify for it. The reason behind this is that they have a lack of knowledge and improper preparation planning for the exam.

So, to help you out, we have come up with this guide to enhance your knowledge about the JEE Exam 2021.

Check what details we are included in this blog: 

What is IIT JEE Exam?

NTA JEE Main 2021 Exam

JEE Advanced Exam 2021

IIT JEE Notifications 2021 & Updates

IIT JEE Eligibility Criteria 2021

Application Form of IIT JEE 2021

IIT JEE Exam Pattern for 2021 Session

Syllabus of NTA JEE Main and Advanced 2021

Best Books for IIT JEE and Study Material

How to Prepare for IIT JEE Exam 2021?

IIT JEE Admit Card

Previous Question Papers of IIT JEE with Solutions

Result & Cut off Marks for IIT JEE 2021

IIT JEE Counselling 2021 Process



What is IIT JEE Exam?


The IIT JEE Full Form is the Indian Institutes of Technology - Joint Entrance Examination. It is one of the most popular competitive exams for the students who want to complete their graduation in Engineering and Architecture courses from IITs, NITs.

The exam is conducted into 2 phases –





IIT JEE Main Exam 2021


IIT JEE Main Exam is the first phase of the Joint Entrance Examination.

It is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) 4 times in February, March, April & May months. Candidates who want to get admissions in NITs/IIITs/CFTIs can appear in the NTA JEE Main Exam 2021.


IIT JEE Main Official Website -



IIT JEE Advanced 2021 Exam


It is the second phase of the Joint Entrance Exam. JEE Advanced Exam 2021 is the gateway to study in the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) & ISM (Indian School of Mines).

This exam is also conducted into two papers by one of the seven IITs with the support of the Joint Admission Board (JAB). It provides the courses of: -

4-year Bachelors - BTech, BS

5-year B Arch

5-year Dual Degree - BTech, MTech, BS, MS

5-year Integrated Masters - MTech, MSc, Dual Degree


IIT JEE Advanced 2021 Official Website –



IIT JEE Notifications 2021


Once you are all aware of the JEE 2021 Exam, you should check its important dates & latest notifications. The NTA has released the revised dates of the IIT JEE Mains Exam 2021. You can check them below: -

The officials have revised the JEE Main Exam dates for session 4 from 26th August 2021 to 2nd September 2021.

The JEE Mains 2021 (For the April session) has been conducted from 20th July 2021 to 27th July 2021.

IIT JEE Main 2021 Exam will be conducted by NTA, while JEE Advanced 2021 exam will be conducted by IIT Kharagpur.

Both Main and Advanced papers will be held in online mode only.

You can apply for one session or more than one session (February, March, April, May) together for NTA JEE Main Exam.


Stay updated with IIT JEE Exam Latest News & Notification by following pages –

JEE Main Exam 2021 Dates & Latest news

JEE Advanced Exam 2021 Dates 



IIT JEE Exam Eligibility Criteria for Main & Advanced 2021


While planning for JEE, you may need to confirm whether you are eligible to appear for the exam or not.

The official authorities of the JEE Exam have set some guidelines for Main & Advanced. If you prove all the IIT JEE eligibility criteria 2021, then you can apply for both exams.

Here are the common factors that define the eligibility for the Joint Entrance Exam – Main & Advanced:

Nationality:  Indian or Foreign candidates (any candidates can apply)

Age LimitDate of Birth: There are no age limit criteria to apply.

Minimum Education Qualification: Had appeared for Class 12th Class/Equivalent Exam in 2019, 2020, 2021 or are appearing Class 12th/ Equivalent Examination in 2021.


There are many other criteria also mentioned by the officials. You can visit the following blogs to know about the complete eligibility in detail–

Eligibility Criteria for NTA JEE Mains 2021

IIT JEE Advanced 2021 Eligibility Criteria



How to Fill IIT JEE Application Form for Main & Advanced [Registration Process]


After being eligible for the 2021 exam, it is important to apply for it.

As per the new notification, the IIT JEE Main 2021 Application Form for the May session has been closed on 12th July 2021.

The JEE Advanced 2021 Application form will release in September 2021.


Here, we are providing you the complete procedure of IIT JEE Registration for Main & Advanced. Please check the following –

NTA JEE Main 2021 Application Form

JEE Advanced 2021 Application Form



IIT JEE Exam Pattern 2021


Joint Entrance Examination is conducted into two papers: -



For NTA JEE Main Exam 2021


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​JEE Main Paper 1 is conducted for B.E/B Tech programs.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​IIT JEE Main Paper 2 (Paper 2(A) & Paper 2(B)) is conducted for B Arch and B Planning courses respectively.



For JEE Advanced 2021 


​​​​​​​​​​​​​​IIT JEE Advanced Exam is conducted in 2 Papers, and it is mandatory for the students to appear for both the papers of exam.


According to the officials, the IIT JEE Exam Pattern 2021 is different for all courses.


To distinguish between these papers & get an idea about the marking scheme & time duration mentioned in the JEE Paper Pattern 2021, please go through the following blogs –

JEE Main 2021 Paper Pattern

Paper Pattern for JEE Advanced 2021 Exam



IIT JEE Syllabus 2021  


There are two kinds of aspirants in this exam - one is for Engineering courses and the second is for Architecture courses.

To make the preparations smoother, Eduncle is presenting the syllabus & list of important topics for 4 major subjects - IIT JEE Physics, Chemistry, Maths, Aptitude & Drawing.


To get the entire IIT JEE Syllabus 2021 of both exams, please visit –

NTA JEE Main 2021 Syllabus

IIT JEE Advanced Syllabus 2021



IIT JEE Study Material and Books


To start your exam preparation, first, you should understand all the essential study material. A good material is always important to clear the Joint Entrance Examination.

While selecting good resources for your preparation, you should focus on quality over quantity.


You can refer to the best books suggested by toppers for IIT JEE preparation for Main and Advanced mentioned below:

Best Books for NTA JEE Main 2021 Preparation

Best Books for JEE Advanced 2021 Exam



How to Prepare for IIT JEE Exam 2021?


Preparing for an exam can be stressful when we have a lot to study in a limited time. But, if you prepare with proper planning then, it will be easier to crack the exam. 


Read the blog to get the proper guidance of experts: -

How to prepare for JEE Main 2021 Exam?

How to prepare for JEE Advanced Exam 2021?



IIT JEE Admit Card 2021 for Main & Advanced


IIT JEE Admit Card is always the most important document to appear in the exam. It is the pass to enter the examination hall.

The official will release the IIT JEE 2021 Admit Card 10-15 days before the exam only for those candidates who successfully apply for it.


Here, we are providing every single detail regarding admit card. You can read its important instructions and key things from the given links that you should remember while downloading IIT JEE Hall Ticket-

JEE Main Exam 2021 Admit Card

IIT JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Admit Card



IIT JEE Previous Papers with Solutions Free PDF


You can boost your preparation level by solving the previous years’ question papers and also by increasing your confidence level for the exam.


Please visit these pages to get the Main & Advanced Question Papers here:

IIT JEE Main Exam Question Papers with Solutions

Previous Year JEE Advanced Exam Question Paper



IIT JEE Result & Cut off Marks


IIT JEE Result shows the success of your hard work. The NTA has released the IIT JEE Main 2021 Result of March session on 24th March 2021.


If you have appeared for the JEE exam, then you should check the result and step by step process through the blogs given below –

NTA JEE Main 2021 Result

IIT JEE Advanced Result 2021



IIT JEE Counselling Procedure


The counselling procedure is conducted separately for each paper. If you want to get admission in NITs, then you can participate in the Counselling Procedure of JEE Main 2021 Exam after qualifying for the exam.

And if you want to continue the race & qualify for the second phase too, thereafter you will be eligible for the IIT JEE Advanced 2021 Counselling.


Note: Eduncle has come up with a detailed list of colleges accepting Main & Advanced Scores along with their seat matrix & fee structure. You can refer them with the help of the links given below:

Colleges after qualifying NTA JEE Main Exam 2021

JEE Advanced Exam Seats


In the blog, we have shared all the essential Information regarding IIT Joint Entrance Examination. We are sure that this guide of JEE Main 2021 and JEE Advanced 2021 will help you in studying for the exam & achieving good marks too.

If you’ve any doubts or queries regarding anything related to Joint Entrance Examination, then please share with us through the comment section below. Our Experts Team will try to reduce your curiosity by providing you an answer.


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