JEE Main Result 2020 – National Testing Agency aka NTA announced the result of JEE Main (September session) on 11th September 2020 on its official website- jeemain.nta.nic.in/ ntaresults.nic.in. 24 students scored a 100 percentile. The most number of toppers are from Delhi (5) followed by Rajasthan (4) and then from Andhra Pradesh (3). More than 8.5 lakh aspirants applied for the JEE Main 2020 September session, out of which 6.35 lakh candidates appeared for the exam. On the other hand, more than 11 lakh candidates appeared for the JEE Main 2020 January session. Still, the governing body of the exam did a commendable job by conducting the exams in such unprecedented times (Coivid 19 Pandemic). JEE Main April session exams (now September session) were recently held from 1st September to 6th September 2020. The exams were previously scheduled to be conducted from 18th to 23rd July 2020. The official answer key of the JEE Main 2020 (September session) was released on 10th September 2020.
Candidates must enter their JEE Main application number and date of birth along with the security pin to check their JEE Main result. The JEE Main result for April session (Paper 1) will comprise of four NTA scores – one combined score, and separate scores of candidates in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. This article will consist the vital information about JEE Main result 2020, such as important dates, how to download scorecard, past trends, and post result declaration events.
Below listed event calendar of JEE Main 2020 April session (now September session) will help the aspirants keep abreast with the deadlines of the major events of JEE Main 2020.
Schedule of JEE Main Result 2020
|JEE Main application form 2020||February 7 to March 12|
|Admit card release date||17th August 2020 (tentatively)|
|JEE Main exam 2020||1st September 2020 to 6th September 2020|
|Result declaration||11th September 2020|
Click Here to start filling JEE Main Application Form 2020
JEE Main aspirants need to know a few notable points about the result declaration:-
The steps discussed below will help candidates download their result of JEE Main 2020 seamlessly:-
Click Here to check your JEE Main Result/ Scorecard 2020
JEE Main score normalization process involves the following 3 steps:-
Step 1: Raw Score Calculation
The subject-wise and overall score of the candidates is calculated as per the below-mentioned marking scheme:
Overall Score of JEE Main = (Number of correct responses x 4) – (Number of wrong responses x 1)
Step 2: Percentile Score Calculation
Below, in this article, the percentile calculation process (subject-wise and overall) has been described. In order to avoid the probabilities of ties percentile scores with 7 decimal places are calculated.
Step 3: Factors determined for Tie-breaking
A tie between the JEE main scores of two or more candidates is a very rare situation. However, NTA has defined a few criteria to break the tie. These criteria are discussed below in this article.
The result of JEE Main 2020 will be announced with the percentile-based NTA score of candidates in each subject (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) and one overall (combined) score. Below formula will help test-takers understand the JEE Main result calculation better.
Formula to calculate NTA percentile
In case of a tie between two or more candidates with same Total NTA score, inter-se merit shall be determined as per the below order:-
Note- If the tie doesn’t break even after the above criteria, the same rank will be given to the candidates.
Candidates should know the proportion between marks and the percentile to understand their JEE Main score 2020 in a clearer manner.
Percentile V/S JEE Main Marks
|Percentile||JEE Main Marks|
|100 – 99.98724751||360 to 310|
|99.985572 – 99.9740296||309 to 299|
|99.97589128 – 99.96258028||298 to 288|
|99.96146328 – 99.94424276||287 to 278|
|99.94098483 – 99.91929629||277 to 268|
|99.91836545 – 99.89081262||267 to 258|
|99.88643768 – 99.84845946||257 to 248|
|99.84510844 – 99.79959043||247 to 238|
|99.79679791 – 99.73294238||237 to 228|
|99.73005678 – 99.65475193||227 to 218|
|99.64888765 – 99.55273201||217 to 208|
|99.54919482 – 99.43609792||207 to 198|
|99.4200875 – 99.28958392||197 to 188|
|99.26473052 – 99.07781811||187 to 178|
|99.06329703 – 98.85683701||177 to 168|
|98.82509541 – 98.55710695||167 to 158|
|98.53104347 – 98.20040957||157 to 148|
|98.14939961 – 97.75686494||147 to 138|
|97.69477799 – 97.17648701||137 to 128|
|97.13841571 – 96.41990133||127 to 118|
|96.35511496 – 95.49744019||117 to 108|
|95.42678954 – 94.40128456||107 to 98|
|94.19473145 – 92.74709113||97 to 88|
|92.61891464 – 90.64227869||87 to 78|
|90.42902355 – 87.34180397||77 to 68|
|87.34180397 – 82.68016383||67 to 58|
|81.92571907 – 75.39020758||57 to 48|
|74.13450619 – 64.11300382||47 to 38|
|62.88839244 – 49.28762915||37 to 28|
|49.01228707 – 33.08815042||27 to 18|
|31.32570046 – 9.077538863||17 to 1|
Below table represents the category and gender wise number of the candidates who participated in Paper 1:
|S. No||Candidates Name||Application No.||State Code of Eligibility|
|1||Landa Jitendra||200310065452||Andhra Pradesh|
|2||Thadavarthi Vishnu Sri Sai Sankar||200310404791||Andhra Pradesh|
|3||Nishant Agarwal||200310120506||Delhi (NCT)|
|8||Rongala Arun Siddardha||200310594754||Telangana|
|9||Chagari Koushal Kumar Reddy||200310386279||Telangana|
The JEE Main cutoff scores of previous three years will help the candidates get an idea of JEE Main Cutoff 2020:
Previous Years’ JEE Main Cutoff
|Year||Common Rank List||OBC (NCL)||SC||ST||PWD||EWS (Gen)|
After the declaration of JEE Main Result 2020 for April session, the best of total NTA scores of the candidates will be considered for admission. The seat intake capacity of premier engineering institutions has been provided in the table below.
JEE Main Seat Matrix 2020
|Institution||No. of Seats|
JEE Main result 2020 will show the qualifying status of candidates for JEE Advanced. Hence, knowing about the eligibility criteria of JEE Advanced will be helpful for the JEE Main aspirants.
JEE Main 2020 Performance – Candidates must have attained a place among top 250,000 (including all categories) in Paper 1 of JEE Main.
Category-wise distribution of top 250,000* candidates
|S.No||Category||No. of Top Candidates|
|4||Gen- EWS (PwD)||1250|
A. The best of total NTA score from both of your attempts will be considered for further processing. If your January attempt’s score remains better than April session then it will be considered.
A. Yes, your final scorecard of JEE Main 2020 will show scores and ranks of both the sessions separately. The overall score as well as sectional scores of both the sessions will be displayed in JEE Main Scorecard 2020 along with your JEE Advanced qualifying status.
A. No, the scorecard released by the authorities will be final. There shall be no provision for revaluation. Such a restriction on revaluation sometimes leaves aspirants puzzled and dissatisfied with their score.
A. No, you will have to download your scorecard from the official website of JEE Main. Candidates are advised to take a printout of their JEE Main Scorecard 2020 until the admission process gets over.
A. Refer the explanation on inter-se merit shown above in this article. It will help you understand the JEE Main tie-breaking process defined by NTA
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