JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 exam starts on April 09, 2019 starts at 9:30 AM for Shift 1. The shift 2 starts from 2:30 PM to 5:30. The exam held on April 08, 2019 was moderate in the difficulty level as per the initial student reaction. In both the shifts, Physics was the most difficult section, Mathematics was moderate and Chemistry was the easiest. In physics, many questions were asked from Mechanics, Optics and Thermodynamics. In mathematics, many questions were from trigonometry, 3D and coordinate geometry. Chemistry has many questions from the organic and had many equation based questions.
6:00 PM | As per the student’s reaction is concerned, candidates appearing in Shift 2 realised that unlike the other shifts Maths was the toughest section and not the Physics. As Physics section has some numerical based question from Class 11 syllabus, it was found to be of moderate-to-difficult level. Chemistry was easy and totally concept based.
5:20 PM | Catch the live student’s reaction and their analysis of the Shift 2 exam from below.
5:00 PM | As parents eagerly await for their wards outside the centre, half an hour, more to go for Shift 2 of 9 April to end.
4:45 PM | Currently, NTA has not yet declared the exact release date of its official JEE Main 2019 answer keys. As soon as it does, a candidate can make a note of it, log in with their Application Number and Password / Date of Birth and download the same.
4:30 PM | In the Shift 1 of 9 April JEE Main exam, Class 11 topics had more weightage than Class 12 topics. To know more, click here.
4:15 PM | NTA follows the prescribed marking scheme of allotting 4 marks each for every correct answer and deducting 1 mark each for every incorrect answer to calculate the raw score.
4:00 PM | No technical glitches were faced by any candidates at the exam centre. Also, candidates seem to prefer the online mode over the offline one, due to the provision of availing ample number of rough sheets and the exam being organised in a very systematic manner.
3:45 PM | In the previous shift, candidates seemed to have found more of organic part in the Chemistry section. Whereas, the questions asked from the inorganic section were totally NCERT based.
3:30 PM | NTA releases normalised/ percentile/ NTA score for all the days as JEE Main 2019 is being conducted in multiple session.
3:15 PM | As per last session’s observation, NTA had released the official question paper and answer key, within 2 days of having conducted JEE Main 2019 Jan session.
3:00 PM | Candidates seem to believe that this attempt will gain them more marks / better score, as compared to the Jan session.
2:30 PM | The JEE Main 2019 Shift 2 for April 09, 2019 has now started. Stay tuned for all the updates here!
01:30 PM | In this shift, there were no questions asked from EM Waves (in the Physics section) and reaction based questions (from Chemistry section). Candidates can check the detailed exam analysis of April 09, 2019 shift 1 from here.
01:15 PM | JEE Main 2019 Shift 2 for April 09, 2019 starts from 02:30 pm.
01:00 PM | Candidates have started gathering around the exam centre for Shift 2.
12:45 PM | As per the student’s reaction, Shift 1 was again of “moderate” difficulty level with Physics being the toughest of all.
12:30 PM | JEE Main 2019 09 April Shift 1 has finally ended!
12:25 PM | Catch the live student’s reaction from the link provided below!
12:15 PM | Our team has reached the exam centre to catch the student’s reaction on the Shift 1 paper. Link will be provided here shortly!
12:00 PM | Half an hour to go! Parents are waiting in the cafeteria, at the exam centre due to extreme heat outside. Here’s a glimpse!
11:45 AM | In the January session, a total number of 2,63, 944 candidates (2,51,995 males and 11,949 females) had appeared for JEE Main 2019 in Day 2.
11:30 AM | Candidates who are appearing for Shift 1 JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 were asked to report at their respective exam centres at least 2 hours prior to the exam commencement time.
11:15 AM | As per yesterday’s paper is concerned, both the shifts had “moderate” difficulty level questions from Class 11 & 12 PCM.
11:00 AM | JEE Main 2019 Apr session for 9 April will be conducted in 2 shifts. One has already started 9:30 am onward, whereas the other shift commences 2:30 pm onwards.
10:15 AM | A total of 3000 Jammers have been installed in all the JEE Main 2019 centres.
10:00 AM | For both the shifts of Paper 2 held on April 07, 2019 and the Paper 1 held on April 08, 2019, a candidate can check their memory based question paper and answer key. These question papers and answer keys are released by some recognised coaching institutes.
9:45 AM | Today is the second day of JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 April session. Candidates will be able to catch all the live updates, related to this session over here. Stay connected with us!
9:30 AM | The JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 exam starts. The candidates have entered the exam centres and have settled for their exam.
9:00 AM | Most of the candidates have already entered the centres. No candidate is allowed to take bags and water bottles inside the centre.
8:45 AM | Entry at the exam centre started. The candidates are checked for their admit card and id proof at the gates.
7:30 AM | More candidates have reached the exam center. Candidates have to report the center with their admit card, valid photo id proof and a passport sized photo.
7:00 AM | The candidates have started to report at the exam center with their parents. The reporting time at the centers are 7:30 AM to 8:30 AM
Candidates need to attempt 30 questions each from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics section. A total of 360 marks paper needs to be attempted for a duration of 3 hours for Paper 2. The questions asked in the exam is asked from Class 11 and 12. All of the questions needs to be attempted in Computer-based mode only. As per marking scheme is concerned, 4 marks are awarded for every correct answer, whereas 1 mark is deducted for every wrong answer. The medium of JEE Main Paper 2 is English & Hindi language only.
JEE Main 2019 Result for paper 1 will be declared by April 30, 2019, and for paper 2 it will be declared by May 15, 2019. This time NTA will also declare the All India Rank (AIR) based on which the admissions will be done in the NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs. The participating NITs of JEE Main 2019 are:
- Dr B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar
- Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur
- Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal
- Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad
- National Institute of Technology, Agartala
- National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh
- National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh
- National Institute of Technology, Calicut
- National Institute of Technology, Delhi
- National Institute of Technology, Durgapur
- National Institute of Technology, Goa
- National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur
- National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur
- National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra
- National Institute of Technology, Manipur
- National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya
- National Institute of Technology, Mizoram
- National Institute of Technology, Nagaland
- National Institute of Technology, Patna
- National Institute of Technology, Puducherry
- National Institute of Technology, Raipur
- National Institute of Technology, Rourkela
- National Institute of Technology, Sikkim
- National Institute of Technology, Silchar
- National Institute of Technology, Srinagar
- National Institute of Technology, Surathkal
- National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli
- National Institute of Technology, Uttarakhand
- National Institute of Technology, Warangal
- Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat
- Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur
As per the reports total 10,51,508 candidates have registered. For Paper 1 9,35,741 registrations have been received and for paper 2 1,15,767. The cutoff of the exam will be declared with the JEE Main 2019 scorecard.
The official answer key will be uploaded over jeemain.nic.in, 2-3 days after the exam is over. NTA will also upload the response sheet and question paper of the candidates. To check the answer key, question paper and response sheet the candidates have to log in using there Application number and password/date of birth.
After the exam is over, many coaching centres like the career point, FIITJEE, Allen, etc release the analysis and memory based answer keys for each shift and day.
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