As per the reports that came up earlier, it was said that NTA has revised the tentative schedule of JEE Main 2019 and other exams that it will be conducting form 2019. However, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has officially locked the dates of all the exams including JEE Main 2019 on their website, nta.ac.in in the form of a Press release today.
As per the official Press Release by NTA, JEE Main (I) 2019 exam will be conducted from January 06 to 20 2019, and the JEE Main (II) 2019 exam will be conducted from 06 to 20 April 2019.
For the first exam, the registrations will start on September 01, 2018 and aspirants will have a window of 30 days to complete the registrations and submission of JEE Main 2019 Application Form, the last date thus being September 30, 2018. For JEE Main 2019 January examination the admit card will be made available on December 17, 2018. The result of the first exam will be declared on January 31, 2019.
Similarly, for the JEE Main April exam, registrations will take place from February 08 to March 07, 2019, admit card will be available from March 18, 2019, and the result will be available on April 30, 2019.
The most important thing to note here is that the JEE Main 2019 Result for both the exams will be declared within 11 days of the conduction of the examination. As the exam will be in CBT mode only, the declaration of result will be early.
The tentative schedule of JEE Main 2019 which was released at the MHRD’s press conference on July 07, 2018, the admit card and result declaration dates were not announced. However, as per the new and final schedule by NTA, these dates are now available and there is a one minute change. The tentative schedule said that the JEE Main 2019 (II) exam will be held between April 07 to 21, 2019, but as per the final and new schedule, this dates has been changed to April 06 to 20, 2019.
In addition to the release of JEE Main 2019 schedule, the official press release of NTA also contains the final schedule of other exams that it will conduct from 2019 onwards. This includes the new dates of UGC NET 2019, CMAT 2019, GPAT 2019, NEET (UG) 2019.
The major declaration which has been made via this press release is about NEET 2019 exam. Earlier when the tentative schedule was announced at the Ministry’s Press Conference, it was said that NEET 2019 will be conducted twice and in online mode only. However, on the request of Health Ministry of India, this decision has been taken back.
Now, NEET 2019 will be conducted in offline mode only, once a year and in the same number of languages, it was conducted last year. Thus the same pattern of NEET 2019 will be followed which was followed in the previous years.
Apart from changes in dates, no other changes have been announced via this press release, The distribution of marks, eligibility, attempts, syllabus, and exam fees remain the same.