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JEE Main Correction Form, Official Dates, Procedure and FAQs

JEE Main Correction form

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Joint Entrance Exam is an excellent opportunity for making your dreams come true of becoming a part of India’s best engineering colleges. It would not be wrong to say that JEE Exam is the toughest exam to get the admission in IITs and other top Engineering colleges. JEE Exam is divided into two parts – JEE Mains & JEE Advanced.


JEE Main 2020 Application form dates was from 30th Sept to 10th Oct 2019. While filling the application form, if you make any mistake and submit your form, you should not take stress because NTA provides the facility for JEE Main Application Form Correction according to the latest official notification. Candidates can make the correction in the application form related to the data they’ve entered & images they’ve uploaded.


The application form correction process was started by the NTA on 14th October 2019 and has been ended on 20th October 2019.


After clearing JEE Main, you will be able to get admission to various engineering colleges of the country. But to get admission into IITs you must clear JEE Advanced.


Here we are providing all the latest updates for JEE Main Correction Form along with some FAQs asked by the aspirants, so stay connected with us and read further.




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JEE Mains Correction in Application Form 2020


Usually, Aspirants and registered candidates make a few common mistakes in spelling, image uploading, signature uploading and leaving some vital information to fill in the application form. Because of these reasons they might face problems later during the admission procedure.


But, they can make the correction in their particulars (Data) after submitting the JEE Main 2020 Application Form through the process JEE Main Correction 2020.


They have the facility to correct the Aadhar Card Number, Photograph, Signature, and any other Personal Information. And aspirants who come into Economically Weaker Section as per the Certificate issued by the Competent Authority have to mention EWS category in the application form. Candidates should know that JEE Main Application Form Correction 2020 can be done only via online mode and there is no need to fill the class 12th roll number.


The additional fee (if applicable) should be paid by the candidates either through credit/debit card/net banking or UPI.



JEE Main Form Correction Date 2020


You must know the JEE Main Correction Dates, so that if you make any mistakes then you can correct them easily without missing the last date. In the below table, we have provided the dates regarding the online application process and the JEE Main 2020 correction date.


The JEE Main Form Correction Dates are provided as per the official JEE Main Exam Date Notification released by NTA.


Events Tentative Dates
Start Date of JEE Main Application Form 2020 03rd September 2019
Closing Date for JEE Main Application Form 2020 10th October 2019
Release Date of Image Remove Discrepancy 13th September 2019
Release of JEE Main Application Form Correction 2020 14th October 2019
Last Date for Application Form Correction 20th October 2019




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How to Make Correction in JEE Main Application Form?


Below, you may find the stepwise procedure to make the Correction in JEE Main Form. You can follow this procedure to make the required changes in your form.



Steps to be followed for JEE Main Correction Form 2020


Step 1 - Go to the official JEE mains website and click on the JEE Mains Application Form Correction Link (Link Closed).

Step 2 - Enter the Application Number and Password and log in your application form.

Step 3 - Now the application form will be opened on your computer screen. Check, if there are any mistakes and if found any change or replace them with the correct information.

Step 4 - Before submitting the form, again check and submit it.

Step 5 - Make payment of the required fees involved with JEE Main correction in the application form. The fees may vary depending on the limit of correction.


Note - All the candidates are advised to be cautious while making the corrections. After the final submission of the modified application form, no candidate will be allowed to make any further changes under any circumstances.



To Make the Correction in Photograph and Signature of Application Form


Step 1 - Go to the official website.

Step 2 - Click on the Remove Discrepancy in Uploaded Images.

Step 3 - Enter the Application Number and Password and log in your application form.

Step 4 - Now you can select and change it to the correct image or signature.

Step 5 - Scanned Photograph must be uploaded with the name and date of taking the photograph should be printed on it.


NoteThe photograph uploaded by the candidates without Name and Date are accepted. The last date to make corrections in photograph and signature will fall in the month of October 2020.



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FAQs for JEE Main Application Form Correction


Here we are sharing some queries with the students regarding the process for JEE Main correction form.


Ques.1) How can I change my name on JEE Main 2020 form?  OR  Can I change my name in JEE Mains 2020 form during the correction?


Ans.) Yes, you can change your name in JEE Main Correction Form with the help of the facility provided by NTA. You must enter your name and particulars as per your school records and Aadhar Card.


At the same time take note that there is no discrepancy between the information provided to school and what you have entered in Aadhaar Card otherwise you may not be able to fill the form.



Ques.2) How can I make changes in the scanned photo and signature that I have uploaded while filling JEE Main Application Form?  I uploaded my photograph without a name and date in the JEE Main Application Form. Is it necessary to correct it?


Ans.) Yes, it is necessary that the photograph should be coloured or black & white (but clear contrast) with the name of the candidate and date of taking the photograph printed on it. You must correctly upload your scanned photograph to complete the procedure of JEE Main Correction 2020.


Note: The photograph uploaded by the candidates without Name and Date are accepted.


Ques.3) Can I re-correct my JEE Main details in form?  Can we make the correction in JEE Main Application Form now after the last date?


Ans.) Yes, you can correct your details by JEE Main correction form procedure. NTA provides the form correction facility after few days of closing the application process for all the applicants who need to make certain changes in the application form.



Ques.4) Can I give a fake 12th percentage in JEE Main Application Form?


Ans.) No, you can't give a fake 12th percentage because it is used for calculating the rank so never do that. However, if you have filled the fake percentage in the form then during the document verification, you will be in trouble. Your candidature will be canceled and you may face legal actions against you.



Ques.5) How can I correct my board roll no. in JEE Main Form?  I entered wrong board roll number on the JEE Main Form. Will I be able to correct it later?


Ans.) Yes, NTA will give choice for editing the final roll number after releasing the JEE Main correction form.




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Ques.6) I filled in the wrong name of school/college in my Mains form, and I have also lost the chance to correct it. Will this create problems for me?


Ans.) Don’t worry, school name doesn’t matter much. It is just for their information purpose but during JEE Main Counseling, you will have to explain them with a valid reason and your school should be recognized by the Associate of Indian Universities (AIU).



Ques.7) I Filled my mother 's full name in JEE Main form, not just first name. I have lost the chance to correct it. What should I do?


Ans.) There is no issue to fill your mother’s full name instead of her first name written on the form. So, relax and focus on your exams.



Ques.8) I have submitted my 12th board percentage wrong in JEE mains form and have lost the chance to correct it?


Ans.) Now, you must have a valid reason for giving the wrong details in the form and your marks must be above the eligibility line i.e. 75% for general and 70% for reserved category. During the counseling process, if your marks will enough for the admission then NTA will decide if your reason is valid or not.



Ques.9) While filling the application of the JEE Mains form, it is not accepting my school name and asks me to write the exact name of the school. I've checked and re-checked its name, but still, it's not accepting. What is the problem?


Ans.) JEE Main Application Form accepts only those School/Board/University Exam in India/Foreign Country which is recognized by the Associate of Indian Universities (AIU). You should immediately consult your school administration.



Ques.10) I have wrongly filled my father's monthly income in JEE Mains 2020 form. Can the mistake be corrected even the date of form correction had gone?


Ans.) You can’t change any information if JEE Main Correction Form Dates are over.




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Here in this article, we have described all the information of IIT JEE Main Application Form Correction 2020. In case, if you have any doubts in your mind, then please do share with us by dropping them in the comment box below. Our experts’ team is always there to solve your queries.


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Showing 10 comments out of 44
  • Hritik

    Sir I filled my jee mains form correctly in the category of gen-EWS but there is a mistake in my mothers title in my EWS certificate, which I recognised later. Now I'm worried that may be my form gets rejected.

  • Sehaj kakroo

    The date of birth in the application has been wrongly entered as 12/01/2001 whereas it is 12/01/2002 so my hall ticket and id proof has different dob will i be allowed to enter the examination hall


    Hello Sehaj,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    There is no provision of correction in application form after the correction process is over.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!

  • Aniket patel

    Sir I filled wrong school name in jee main form can I correct it in correction period


    Hello Aniket,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You can make changes in application form when the correction process will start.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!

  • K.ramana vamsi

    I was registered to ews category but Ididn't mentioned my subcaste name in jee application form.Is there any problem?


    Hello Ramana,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    No, this is not an issue if you have the EWS certificate.
    Thank You!

  • Suhail ahmad

    Sir by mistake I have filled wrong 12th board roll number in jee what I have to do now


    Hello Suhail,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    NTA will give choice for editing the final roll number after releasing the JEE Main correction form.
    Thank You!

  • Nishanthi

    I have a different signature in my 10th and 12th grade certificates Will that create a problem for me


    Hello Nishanthi,   Greetings from Eduncle!   No! It might not create any problem. Make sure you have valid documents for the same.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Suyash

    Sir I filled my class 12th percentage 77.8 instead of 77.2 will it cause any problem as the correction period is over


    Hello Suyash,   Greetings from Eduncle!   It should not create problems because there's a minor change in the percentage but we cannot commit about it. Good luck to you.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Fakhruddin Hussain

    My surname is missing in aadhar card. I have filled the JEE MAINS form without my surname. If I apply for correction in aadhar card now would I be able to swap the aadhar card number with the enrollenment number I would receive in the correction window?


    Hello Fakhruddin,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Yes, you can edit the details at the time of correction window.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team

  • Rahul

    Sir in haste, I filled my parents income wrong in jee mains application . As I need fee waiver will i be able to correct it during correction period?


    Hello Rahul,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Yes, you'll be able to correct it later when the correction window will open.   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team


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