the Ministry of Education (MoE) on Wednesday evening announced the exam schedule of JEE-Main and the number of times the exams will be held in 2021.
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ announced that the JEE-Main exams will be held four times a year–February, March, April, and May. The first examination will be held between February 23-26.
“The students will be able to give the exam at their own discretion anytime in these four turns. Will be able to choose the exam month as per his choice. A student takes the exam four times, in which the best of four will be counted,” said Pokhriyal
Minister has already clarified that there will be no change in the syllabus for medical entrance exam NEET or engineering entrance exam JEE-Main 2021. Regarding the class 10 and 12 board exams, the minister had said the consultations with stakeholders are in progress for deciding the dates of board examinations and it will be announced soon based on the feedback from the stakeholders.
“The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is yet to take a decision on the dates of conducting board examinations including practicals. In case students are not able to do practical in classes before the examinations, alternatives to practical examinations will be explored,” he had