New Delhi, 24 March 2021 – The National Testing Agency (NTA) released the final JEE Main answer key 2021 a few hours back on the official NTA website – www.nta.ac.in. Candidates can now check and download the same from the JEE Main official website – https://jeemain.nta.nic.in/.
NTA has declared the final JEE Main answer key after going through all the objections raised on the provisional answer key. With this answer key, candidates can calculate an estimated result score.
- The provisional answer key of JEE Main 2021 was released on 20th March 2021 and the window for raising objections for the March session was open till 22nd March 2021 (1 PM). JEE Main 2021 March session exam was held from 16th to 18th March 2021.
- NTA will release the March session JEE Main result 2021 on its official website soon. Once the result is announced, the registration window would be opened for the JEE Main 2021 April session as well.
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How to Download the Final JEE Main Answer Key 2021?
To download the final JEE Main answer key 2021 (March session), candidates must follow the steps mentioned below:
1. Visit the official website of NTA JEE – https://jeemain.nta.nic.in
2. Click on the link ‘Display Question Paper and Answer Key Challenge March 2021 Session’ present on the homepage
3. A Login Options page will open
4. Candidates will have to select any one of the options ‘Through Application Number and Password’ or ‘Through Application Number and Date of Birth’ to get redirected to the Login page
5. When the login page opens, enter the application number, password, and case sensitive security pin
6. Click on the ‘Sign-in’ tab
7. The JEE Main 2021 March session answer key and response sheet will appear on the screen
8. Download JEE Main Answer Key 2021 and save this for future reference
JEE Main Answer Key 2021 – Important Points to Follow and Consider
- Candidates need to keep their response sheet ready along with the final answer key
- For every correct answer that matches with the response sheet, award 4 points
- For every incorrect answer, deduct 1 mark
- If the candidates see ‘D’ in front of a question, it means that the question has been dropped
- JEE Main result 2021 for the March session will only be released once the raw scores are normalized
What To Do if Unsatisfied with JEE Main Score?
In case a candidate is not satisfied with their obtained scores, they can appear again for JEE Main 2021. Out of the 4 sessions, NTA will only select the best marks while creating the rank list.
The exam of JEE Main 2021 April session would be conducted from 27th April to 30th April 2021. The registration window is expected to remain open for a longer period. The candidates who had registered earlier but wish to withdraw can also do the same once the window opens on the official website. The April session admit cards would release once the window for registration is closed.
A total of 6,19,638 candidates registered to appear for the JEE Main March session exam. Out of this number, 4.28 lakh were male students followed by 1.97 lakh female and two transgender candidates. The exam was held in more than 792 exam centers across India and abroad.