JEE Main Exam Pattern 2020- Pattern & Marking Scheme

JEE Main Exam 2020 Pattern & Marking Scheme

Following the latest update for B. Planning in JEE Main Exam 2020, we have compiled this blog for B.E/B.Tech, B. Arch and B. Planning admission to India’s most prestigious technical institution namely IIT. The latest addition to the paper pattern of JEE Main 2020 has been numeric value answer based questions.

The latest exam pattern for JEE Main 2020 covered changes in its structure, in addition to the types of questions and marking scheme. Paper 1 will be entirely computer-based with total marks of 300 covering numerical-value type questions and MCQs from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. B Planning and B Arch will have aptitude and mathematics section in common with the third section of planning-or drawing-based respectively.

Highlights of JEE Main Exam Pattern 2020

Mode of ExaminationCBT ModeMathematics & Aptitude- CBT Mode
Drawing- Pen and paper mode
CBT Mode
Duration3 hours3 hours3 hours
Total subjectsPhysics, Chemistry, and MathematicsMathematics, Aptitude Test & Drawing TestMathematics, Aptitude Test & Planning Based Objective Type
Number of questions75 (25 questions from each subject)77 (Mathematics- 25; Drawing- 2; Aptitude- 50)100 (Mathematics- 25; Planning Based-25; Aptitude- 50)
Question Types60 (MCQs of 4 options each with 1 correct option) + 15 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value)Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 5 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) +
Aptitude- 50 MCQ +
Drawing- 2 Questions
Maths- 20 (MCQs) + 5 (Questions for which answer is a Numerical Value) +
Aptitude- 50 MCQs +
Planning Based Objective Type- 25 MCQs
Marking SchemeFor MCQs:+4 for each correct reply; -1 for each incorrect answer Unattempted questions will not be marked.
For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct reply, no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions.
For MCQs:+4 for each correct reply;
-1 for each incorrect answer; Unattempted questions will not be marked.
For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct reply , no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions
For Drawing Test: 2 questions of 100 marks
For MCQs:+4 for each correct reply; -1 for each incorrect answer; Unattempted questions will not be marked.
For Non- MCQs: +4 for each correct reply , no negative marking for incorrect answers or unattempted questions.
Maximum Marks300 Marks400 Marks400 Marks

What are the language options in the exam pattern?

MediumAvailability in the NEET exam centers

English/HindiAvailable at all exam cities/ centres
English/Hindi/GujaratiCentre cities in Gujarat, Daman, Diu and Dadar Nagar Haveli

JEE Main 2020 Question Paper:

# B.E/ B.Tech Question Paper will contain a total of 75 questions of 300 marks, with 25 questions per subject – Physics, Chemistry, and Maths, in addition to numerical value-based questions that have been added to the paper pattern of all the 3 papers. There are a total of 77 questions for 400 marks in B. Arch Paper. B. Planning shall have 100 questions for 400 marks.

# Marking method: Correct answers in MCQs and Numeric Value Answer-based questions will be provided with 4 marks each. One mark will be deducted for every incorrect MCQ answer. There is no negative marking for incorrect answers in numeric value answer based questions and questions left unattempted. Drawing Test in B. Arch paper will contain 2 questions for 50 marks each.

# Exam Duration: The duration of B.E/ B. Tech, B. Arch and B. Planning paper will be 3 hours each. Candidates can appear for both B. Arch and B. Planning, which, in such a case, exam duration will be extended to 3 hours 30 minutes.

# Medium of Question Paper: For all JEE Main Exam centers, the question paper will be in English and Hindi. Centers in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli will have