JEE Main Registration 2019

JEE Main Registration 2019 Started - How to Fill Application Form, Dates, Fee

JEE Main Registration 2019 process has started by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Candidates can fill JEE Main 2019 registration only through online mode. Aspirants can click on the link provided on this article to fill JEE Main 2019 application form. The last date to submit the JEE Main application form is 30 September 2018. The JEE registration fee has been reduced as compared to the previous year's registration fee. This year JEE Main registration fee (for JEE Main Paper 1 or Paper 2 only) is Rs. 500 for General and OBC boys while Rs. 250 for other candidates. The JEE Main application fee can be paid only through online mode.

Before engineering aspirants start with the JEE Main 2019 registration, they are advised to check the eligibility norms. Also, while filling the JEE Main application form, candidates must make sure that the entered details are error free. In case of any error in the JEE application details will lead to cancellation of the candidature. This year, NTA will be conducting JEE Main for the first time, and the test will be held in online mode only. Go through this page for complete details on JEE Main registration 2019 fees, steps, dates, etc.

Latest Update - JEE Main Registration Form 2019 is available now. 10 thousand students registered for JEE main within 2 hours of the start of the application process.

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Overview

JEE Main Registration for January Exam Started 1 September 
JEE Main Registration Closes on  30 September
Application open for 30 days
Mode of Application Online 
Can Students apply for both Jan & April Exam Yes
Number of Documents to be uploaded with Application 3
Things to be uploaded with application Passport Photo, Candidate Signature
Payment of Application Fee Online
Can students submit more than 1 application No
Can students correct application after submission Yes - Only some Fields
Need to send hard copy of Application No
The official website for Registration https://jeemain.nic.in/webinfo/Public/Home.aspx


JEE Main Registration 2019 - Dates

The table below provides the list of JEE Main dates 2019 related to the registration process. Aspirants must make sure that they complete the JEE Main registration process as per the given dates


JEE Main 2019 Dates

JEE Main Registration for January 

1 - 30 September 2018

JEE Exam date

6 – 20 January 2019

JEE Main Result date

31 January 2019

JEE Main Registration for April Exam

8 Feb - 7 March 2019

Schedule of JEE Exam

6- 20 April 2019

JEE Main Result date

30 April 2019


JEE Main Registration 2019 -  Eligibility Criteria 

It is mandatory for all the candidates to be familiar with the eligibility norms of JEE Main 2019. If candidates fail to meet any of the JEE eligibility norms, then, they will be disqualified on or before the admission rounds. As per JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2019, candidates must have passed their Class 12 exam from a recognized board. However, students who are appearing for the qualifying exam are also eligible to apply. Also, while filling JEE Registration 2019 form, the applicants must make sure that they are born on or after 1 October 1994. However, students applying under the reserved categories such as ST, SC and PwD categories will get a relaxation of 5 years.

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Apply Online for JEE Main 

JEE Main Registration 2019 is going to start from 1 September and end on 30 September 2018 for candidates who will give exams in the month of January 2019. The exams are going to be conducted by NTA twice a year from 2019 hence, therefore, candidates will have to register separately for JEE Main 2019 exams in April. The registration will be done through online mode only.

Click here to fill for JEE Main Registration 2019 Form

Candidates need following for JEE main Registration

  • A valid email ID
  • A valid mobile number
  • Academic details (Class 10 and 12)
  • Details about their credit, debit card or internet banking to pay the JEE application fees
  • Aadhar Card 

JEE Main 2019 Aadhaar Card requirement for filling Registration Form

While registering for JEE Main 2019, it is very important that the candidate updates the correct Aadhaar Card details as these details are checked by the authorities. The candidates who do not have an Aadhaar card will first have to apply for Aadhaar Card and obtain an Aadhaar Enrolment number and register for JEE Main 2019 using the same enrolment number.

The Aadhaar card is not mandatory for candidates from Jammu and Kashmir, Assam and Meghalaya. Such candidates can enter ration card number, passport number, bank number and other valid government identity number provided the selected state for examination is the same.

Steps to apply for JEE Main Registration 2019

Given below are the steps to fill the registration form of JEE Main 2019. Candidates can follow the given steps to avoid any mistakes while filing the registration form.

  • Step 1 - Register and create an account for JEE Main
  • Step 2 - Login & Fill JEE Main Application Form
  • Step 3 - Upload a scanned image of a photograph and signature
  • Step 4 - Pay JEE Registration Fee 
  • Step 5 - Review and Submit JEE Main Application Form

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Create Account (Step 1) 

To begin with JEE Main registration 2019, first, candidates are required to fill the authentication form i.e the registration form. Here, candidates are required to click on the 'Apply for JEE (Main) - 2019' button to fill in the application form, uploading of scanned images and payment of the examination fee. On clicking on the button, applicants will be directed to the JEE Main application form. The image of the registration form will look like the following one provided below.

JEE Main Registration 2019

In the registration form of JEE Main 2019, candidates are required to enter the following details correctly -

  1. Select name of the state of eligibility
  2. Enter the name of the state where Class 12th School/NIOS Center is located
  3. Select the ID type
  4. Provide the ID number
  5. Enter Name
  6. Select Date of Birth
  7. Select Gender
  8. Enter the security pin

After entering all the above mentioned details, candidates are advised to go through them once and then click on the 'Submit' button.

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Fill Application Form (Step 2)

Here, candidates are required to fill the application form by entering the required details. While filling the application form, applicants must make sure that the entered details are error free. The JEE Main application cum authentication form will look like the image provided below.

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Personal DetailsJEE Main Registration 2019 - Exam DetailJEE Main PasswordJEE Main Registration 2019 - Academic Details


In the JEE Application Form, candidates are required to provide the following details -

Candidate's Details Information to be provided
Personal Details* Father's Name, Mother's Name, Category, PwD details (if any), Select 'Yes or No' for Diabetic, Nationality, Place of Residence
Exam Details Applying For, Mode of Examination, 1st Choice of Exam City, 2nd Choice of Exam City, 3rd Choice of Exam City, 4th Choice of Exam City, Question Paper Medium
Postal Address Country, State, District, Address, Locality, City/Town/Village, Pin Code, Email Address, Mobile Number, Landline number or any other contact no.
Academic Details Year of Passing Class 10th or its Equivalent, School Board of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam, Name of the Qualifying Exam passed/appearing, Place of class 12th/Qualifying Exam Schooling, Year of Passing or Appearing Class 12th/Qualifying Exam, Percentage of Marks in Class 12th/Qualifying Examination, Roll Number of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam (if allotted), Appeared/Appearing for Improvement of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam, Type of Institution of Class 12th/Qualifying Exam,
Mode of Preparation, Name of the School/College from where passed/appearing, Address of the School/College from where passed/appearing
Guardian Details Father and Mother's Qualification, Occupation, Annual Income
Password Details Choose your Password, Confirm Password, Security Question, Security Answer
Security Pin Enter the provided security pin and then click on 'Submit and Review' 


*This section is an extension to the personal details part of the registration form. Here, candidates can edit the previously entered data during the JEE Main Registration.

After clicking on the Submit Button, candidates will be allowed to review the entered details one more time. Also, they are required to click on the parameter check boxes of the details entered after checking the details. If satisfied with the entered details, candidates are required to check the 'I Agree' box and then click on the 'Submit' button, else, candidates can click on the 'Edit Application Form' button.

Note: A message will be sent to the candidates registered phone number and an email to the email address regarding the completion of the first step of the registration process.

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Image Upload (Step 3)

Here, candidates are required to upload the scanned images of their passport size photograph and signature. The images must be scanned as per the specifications mentioned. On uploading the images, candidates are required to click on the 'Preview' button and check the uploaded images before clicking on 'Final Upload' button.

JEE Main Registration - Image Upload

To avoid technical glitches, candidates are advised to make sure that the internet connection is stable. Also, they are advised to use the following web browsers - 

  • Google Chrome 3.0
  • Internet Explorer 8 or above
  • Mozilla 3.0 or above

JEE Main 2019 Photo and Signature Specifications

Given below are the required size and dimension of the passport size photograph a well as the signature to be uploaded while filling the application form.


File Format

File size


Photograph of the candidate


10 to 200 KB

 3.5 cm X 4.5 cm

Signature of the candidate


4 to 30 KB

 3.5 cm X 1.5 cm

The passport photo used in JEE Main Application should Adhere to following

  • The size and format of the scanned image should strictly be as mentioned above. Even the slightest difference will make the image unacceptable.
  • Candidate’s photograph should be without any cap and goggles but spectacles are allowed.
  • Polaroid photos are not accepted.
  • Clarity: The photograph should be clear whether it is of the candidate or the candidate’s signature.

JEE Main Registration Fee 2019 - Payment of Application Fee (Step 4)

 Once the candidates are done with filling up the form and uploading photographs, they have to make the payment of the fee, which can be done via Credit/ Debit Card/ Net Banking. After that, the candidates have to submit the application form. Post submission, the candidates are suggested to download Acknowledgement Slip and keep the same in safe custody for future reference.

JEE Main Registration - Fee Payment

The table below provides the JEE Main application fee for all the categories. Also, it provides the fee for centres located in India and abroad. The outside India centres include countries like Colombo, Kathmandu, Singapore, Bahrain, Dubai, Muscat and Riyadh.

JEE Main Application Fee


For centres opted in India

For centres opted abroad 


Paper 1/Paper 2

General/OBC - Rs. 500

SC/ST/PwD/Transgender/Girls - Rs. 250

General/OBC - Rs. 2000
Girl – Rs. 1000

SC/ST/PwD/Transgender/Girls - Rs. 1250


Paper 1 and Paper 2

General/OBC - Rs. 900

SC/ST/PwD/Transgender/Girsl - Rs. 450

General/OBC - Rs. 3000

SC/ST/PwD/Transgender/Girls - Rs. 1500


JEE Main 2019 Registration Fee - Payment Method

Candidates can make the payment fee for JEE Main 2019 using the below-mentioned mode of payment

  • Payment through Debit/Credit card
  • Net Banking
  • Depositing cash at SBI Branch through e-challan
  • UPI

Submission of JEE Main Registration Form 2019 - (Step 5)

After the successful payment of Registration fee and submission of application form, candidates will get a confirmation page and an email will also be sent regarding the same. Candidates need not require to send any documents to JEE Main Secretariat.

Note: The JEE Main application fee is chargeable if candidates are paying through Net Banking and Credit Cards. The bank charges will be as follows -

  • SBI Net Banking - 5.9 per cent
  • Other Bank Net Banking - 5.9 per cent
  • Credit Card - 15.34 per cent

What after JEE Main Registration 2019?

Only after the successful payment of JEE Main registration 2019 fee, applicants will be able to submit the application form. Aspirants are advised to download their completed JEE Main application form once it is complete for future reference. On completing the JEE Main 2019 registration process, candidates will be eligible to download JEE Main Admit Card 2019. The hall ticket of JEE Main 2019 will contain details about the candidate, the examination venue, exam rules, etc. As per the candidate's choice for test city, they will be allotted the JEE Main Exam Centres 2019. On the day of the test, students are advised to carry the admit card to their examination centres along with a valid ID proof.

JEE Main 2019 Application form correction

JEE Main Application form correction will also be available after the ending of registration. Candidates who have committed any mistake in the registration form can correct the mistake in the given period. This is the last chance to correct any mistake and candidates are advised to not commit any more mistakes in this form. However, candidates will be able to make a few corrections only.

JEE Main 2019 Image Correction

The candidates who have received the email from the NTA regarding the discrepancy in the image can correct or remove the same by following the link below. The student should stay alert as the process will take close to 1 month. Candidates who receive the email regarding any discrepancy in the image can correct the image, this correction can take up to 1 month also.

JEE Main Registration 2019 FAQs

Some of the frequently asked questions on JEE Main registration 2019 are - 

Q. When will JEE Main 2019 registration process start?

Ans. JEE Main registration process will start from 1 September 2018.

Q. Is it possible to pay the JEE Main Registration 2019 fee after the due date?

Ans. No, candidates won't be able to make any payment of JEE registration fee after the conclusion of the application process. 

Q. What documents are required for JEE Main registration?

Ans. While filling the JEE Main registration form, candidates are required to upload the following documents - 

  1. Scanned image of the photograph of the candidate
  2. Candidate's and Guardian's scanned images of signature
  3. Aadhaar Card
  4. Valid photo ID issued by Government (for candidates belonging to states where Aadhaar Card is yet to be announced)

Q. Can I edit my JEE application form after submission?

Ans. Yes, after submission of the application form, a short time period will be allotted to make a few corrections.

Q. How to reset JEE Main password?

Ans. If candidates have forgotten their JEE Main 2019 password, then they can reset it by following the steps given below -

  1. Answer the Security Question chosen during filling up of JEE Main application form
  2. Entering the verification code sent via text message (SMS) to the registered mobile number
  3. Click on the reset link sent via Email to your Registered Email address

JEE Main 2019 changes introduced by NTA

Some of the major changes introduced by NTA on JEE Main are -

  • JEE Main 2019 will be a computer based test only
  • The entrance test will be held twice a year i.e. on January and April
  • The exam will be held in 8 sittings
  • Artificial Intelligence will be used during the exam to provide questions to candidates

JEE Main Registration 2019 - Statistics

JEE main 2019 registration started on 1 September and in the first 2 hours, 10,498 students applied for the JEE main 2019 exam. There is an expectation that a lot of students will register for both JEE January exam and JEE April exam.

There was a decline in JEE Registration in 2018 as compared to 2017. As per the JEE Main registration statistics, the fall in the total number of applicants has started to decline since the 2015 session. As per experts, there are many reasons for the decline in the number of JEE registration, like most students are more inclined towards subjects of social science, humanities, liberal arts, etc. Compared to previous years, in JEE Main 2018, there was a drop of 15% in total registrations. Candidates can check the JEE Main registration statistics from the table provided below -

Year Total no. of applicants
2019 -
2018 11,48,000
2017 11,98,989
2016 12,07,257
2015 13,04,217
2014 13,56,000
2013 12,82,000
2012 12,20,000



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