The Number of candidates registered and appeared -JEE (Main) Paper-I (BE/B.Tech) Result

NTA Declares JEE (Main) Paper-I (BE/B.Tech) Result

The JEE (Main) Examination, 2020 for B.E./B.Tech has been conducted two times in CBT mode, in this year. The first Examination was conducted between 7th and 9th  January, 2020  in 6 shifts, and the second JEE (Main) Examination was conducted from 2nd to 6th September, 2020 in 10 shifts.

The Number of candidates registered and appeared for JEE (Main)-2020 [B.E./B.Tech ]


Number of common candidates registered in both(January and April/ September) 2020 Examination.


5.88 lakhs

Number of common candidates appeared in both (January and April/ September) 2020 Examination


4.81 lakhs

Number of candidate registered in January, 2020 Examination

9.21 lakhs

Number of candidate appeared in January, 2020 Examination

8.69 lakhs

Number of candidate registered in April/September, 2020 Examination

8.41 lakhs

Number of candidate appeared in April/September, 2020 Examination

6.35 lakhs

Total Number of unique candidates registered in JEE(Main) Examination (January and April/September-2020)


11.74 lakhs

Total Number of unique candidates appeared in JEE(Main) Examination (January and April/September-2020)

10.23 lakhs

Gender/Category wise distribution of candidates appeared:










2.72 lakhs

0.67 lakhs

0.69 lakhs

0.27 lakhs

2.80 lakhs

7.15 lakhs


1.19 lakhs

0.28 lakhs

0.28 lakhs

0.11 lakhs

1.22 lakhs

3.08 lakhs


2 Nos.




3 Nos.

5 Nos.


3.91 lakhs

0.95 lakhs

0.97 lakhs

0.38 lakhs

4.02 lakhs

10.23 lakhs


For those candidates who appeared in both January & April/September Examinations, their better of the two scores have been accounted for.

The Examination was conducted without any glitch in 660 Centers in 232 Cities including 8 outside India and was monitored in the following ways:-


  • A Central Control Room was opened to monitor and facilitate the smooth conduct of the Examination on the ground. 2 National Coordinators, 19 regional Coordinators, 3 Special Coordinators, 209 City Coordinators and 589 Observers were positioned.



  • A third-party audit of all Examination Centres was Carried Out.


  • CCTV Surveillance was done in all Examination Centre to ward off any malpractices in the Examination. The NTA also made arrangements for live streaming of Centre locations and recording of 7629 CCTV Systems per shifts of all Examination Centre at the Control Room established at its office in Noida. Eight Virtual Observers oversaw the Exams remotely at the NTA Control Room, in addition to 589 Observers in the exam Centres.


  • In order to prevent any cheating using mobile networks, Jammers were installed in all the Centres. A total of about 2500 Jammers per shift in all 10 shifts were also put in place.


  • Candidates were given opportunity to see their responses to the question papers and to Challenge the answer keys during 8th -10th September, 2020. The Final Answer Keys of Paper-I have also been displayed today on JEE (Main) website:


The result has been declared today.

The Category wise Cut-off of NTA Score for JEE (Advanced)-2020 based on Paper-I will be as follows:


Cut-off of Total NTA Score Based on Paper-I

Common Rank List (CRL)

Economically Weaker Section (EWS)

Other Backward Class


Scheduled Caste (SC)

Scheduled Tribe (ST)

People with Disability (PwD)