JEE Mains 2018 Pattern | Question Paper Pattern [Complete Details]

JEE Mains 2018 Pattern | Question Paper Pattern [Complete Details]
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Hello Aspirants!

 

Aiming to achieve success in JEE Mains 2018?

 

JEE Main Exam is a popular engineering entrance exam in India which is conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education for admission in various Engineering Institutes in India.

 

To achieve your goal, one of the essential requirement is the knowledge of JEE Mains 2018 Pattern. The JEE Main 2018 Exam Pattern provides the details of Exam mode, type of questions, marking scheme and JEE Main Question Pattern.

 

Read the blog below, for relevant information about JEE Main Pattern 2018.

 

 

 

JEE Mains 2018 Pattern- Complete Details of Paper 1 and Paper 2 

 

 

IIT JEE Mains 2018 Exam has two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 is for B. Tech/ B.E. aspirants and Paper 2 is for architecture students.

 

The paper 1 of JEE Mains will have questions from three subjects- Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics. Whereas the paper 2 consists of Aptitude Test, Mathematics and Drawing test. The exam pattern of JEE Mains 2018 is released in the month of November 2017. Kindly stay tuned for the latest JEE Mains 2018 Dates & Notification. The overview of the JEE Main Pattern 2018- paper 1 and paper 2 is given below and for the further detailed explanation of exam pattern of both paper 1 and 2, read the complete blog.

 

 

S.No. Specifications JEE Mains 2018 Pattern for Paper 1 JEE Mains 2018 Pattern for Paper 2
1. Subjects Part A: PhysicsPart B: ChemistryPart C: Mathematics Part A: Aptitude TestPart B: Mathematics:Part C: Drawing
2. Type of Questions Objective- Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) Objective- Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and Drawing
3. Medium of Exam English, Hindi or others (based on exam center location) English, Hindi or others (based on exam center location)
4. Duration of Exam 3 hours 3 hours
5. Total Marks 360 390

 

 

 

JEE Mains 2018 Exam Modes- Offline or Online?

 

 

The IIT JEE Mains Exam is held in both online and offline mode. You must select appropriate mode at the time of filling of JEE Mains Application Form 2018. Read below some important points to be taken care of, while selecting IIT JEE Mains Exam Mode.

 

 

If you are interested in only Engineering Entrance exam, then select paper 1.

  For Paper 1, you can select either offline or online mode.

  If you are interested in Architecture entrance exam, then you can select paper 2.

  You can opt only for the Offline mode for Paper 2.

  If you are interested in both (engineering and architecture entrance test), then select paper 1 and paper 2 both.

 

 

JEE Main Paper Mode of Exam
Paper 1 (B.E./ B.Tech.) Pen and Paper based (Offline)Computer Based Test (Online)
Paper 2 (B.Arch. / B. Planning) Pen and Paper based (Offline)
Paper 1 and Paper 2 both For Paper 1-

Pen and Paper based (Offline)

Computer Based Test (Online)

For Paper 2

Pen and Paper based (Offline)

 

 

 

JEE Main 2018 Exam Pattern – Paper 1

 

 

The JEE Main Paper Pattern for paper 1 which is conducted for admission into B. Tech/ B.E courses in IITs, NITs, GFTIs is explained below.

 

 

Subjects Questions Marks
Physics 30 120
Chemistry 30 120
Mathematics 30 120
Total 90 360

 

 

  The JEE Main Question Pattern 2018 – Paper 1 will be in English and Hindi. However, for examination centers cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Nagar Haveli, the question paper will be available in Gujarati.

 

  The Marking Scheme of JEE Mains 2018 Paper 1 is explained below:

 

For every correct answer, 4 marks will be awarded to the candidates.

  1 marks will be deducted for each incorrect response.

  There is no negative marking for unanswered questions.

 

  The duration of the exam will be 3 hours (180 minutes). For PWD category, the candidates with 40% or more disability, will be given 1-hour extra time.

 

 

 

 JEE Main 2018 Exam Pattern- Paper 2

 

 

The JEE Main Paper Pattern for Paper 2 is explained below. JEE Mains Paper 2 is conducted for admission into B. Arch/ B. Planning courses.

 

Subjects Questions Marks
Mathematics 30 120
Aptitude Test 50 200
Drawing 2 70
Total 82 390

 

 

  The JEE Mains 2018 Paper 2 will be conducted in English and Hindi. However, for examination centers cities in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Nagar Haveli, the question paper will be available in Gujarati.

 

  The JEE Main Paper Pattern – Paper 2 (Part 1 and 2) will be of objective type. Four options will be provided for each question and out of these four options, only one is the correct answer. If for any question, more than one answer is marked, then it will be treated as the incorrect response.

 

In Part- III, questions will be based on the drawing. Candidates have to use colour pencils or crayons only on the drawing sheet.

 

  The JEE Main Paper 2 Marking Scheme is explained below.

 

  In Part 1 and 2, for each correct response, 4 marks will be awarded. In Part 3, the two questions will carry 70 marks.

  1 marks will be deducted for each incorrect response in Part 1 & 2.

  There is no negative marking for unanswered questions.

  For drawing section, marks will be allotted on the basis of drawing skills.

 

  The duration of the exam will be 3 hours (180 minutes). For PWD category, the candidates with 40% or more disability, will be given 1-hour extra time.

 

 The paper carries Multiple choice questions. Drawing test will be subjective.

 

 

 

JEE Mains 2018 Pattern Change – What’s New in JEE Mains 2018?

 

 

As of now, there is a news that there will be no change in JEE Mains 2018 Pattern. However, there are news related to the New changes in JEE Mains 2018. Some points are listed below.

 

 

  From 2018 onwards, the government is planning to conduct JEE Exam multiple times in a year. The best marks among the tests will be counted for All India Ranking.

 

 There were announcements in Union Budget 2017-18, regarding Introduction of New Agency named National Testing Service for conducting IIT JEE 2018 Exams. Currently, CBSE conducts JEE Exams.

 

  JEE Exam would be fully online.

 

(All these were just the announcements made, but have not been implemented)

 

  JEE Main was conducted in English, Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi and Urdu languages last year, however, JEE Main 2018 will be held in English, Hindi and Gujarati languages only.

 

  Digital/scanned copy of the signature of Father/Mother/Guardian of the candidates has to be uploaded in the application form.

 

 

 

Instructions for Use of Test Booklet and Answer Sheet (Pen and Paper Based Mode)

 

 

The candidates need to follow some instructions while appearing for JEE Mains 2018. The instructions for the use of answer sheets and test booklets are provided below.

 

 The candidates are instructed to open the seal of answer sheet after the announcement by the invigilator and verify the serial number and series of test booklet with that of OMR Sheet.

 

 The answers and details on answer sheet are to be filled with Black / Blue ball point pen only. Use of pencil is strictly prohibited.

 

 A light or faintly darkened circle is a wrong method of marking and liable to be rejected by the Optical Scanner. So, the circle should be properly darkened.

 

 No change of answers is allowed once marked. So, the candidates must satisfy themselves before darkening any circle.

 

Use of eraser or white/correction fluid on the Answer Sheet is not permissible as the Answer Sheets are machine gradable and it may lead to wrong evaluation.

 

 

Knowing the exam pattern and plan your JEE Mains 2018 Preparations according to it will surely help in achieving success in the exam.

 

If you still have any queries, you can ask them in the comment section provided below.

 

Also, for more updates related to JEE Exams, you can connect with us via Facebook and YouTube.

 

Thank you!

 

 

 

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2 thoughts on “JEE Mains 2018 Pattern | Question Paper Pattern [Complete Details]

  1. Jeyalakshmi

    I am a UG physics student .I want to study further so I decite to write the jam exam .my question is I only give physics in paper 1 or I have to write the phy,che and maths.

    • Eduncle Team

      Hello Jeyalakshmi,
       
      Greetings from Eduncle!
       
      While seeking for JAM Exam Pattern, you mistakenly landed on JEE Exam Pattern Page. Please go through the following page to have a clear idea about – IIT JAM Exam Pattern 2018.
       
      As per your query, you can only appear for IIT JAM Physics Exam.
      Thanks for asking your query with us!
       
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      Eduncle Team

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