IIT JEE Main 2023: A big news is coming regarding JEE Mains exam. Students are raising their voices on social media that the Joint Entrance Examination Mains Exam 2023 session to be held in January should be postponed. Many students have requested the National Testing Agency (NTA) to postpone the JEE Mains 2023 exam dates. NTA has announced that JEE Main 2023 session will be conducted in January, and the session will start in April. According to NTA, JEE Mains 2023 Session 1 will be held on 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31 January.
IIT JEE Main 2023 Exam Dates
JEE Mains exam is to be held in two sessions. The January session exams will be held on January 24, 25, 27, 28, 29, 30 and 31, 2023. While the April session exam will be held on April 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12, 2023. The paper will be of total 300 marks. Four marks will be awarded for each correct answer, while one mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.
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JEE Main 2023 Exam Pattern
Paper I of JEE Mains 2023 (BE/B.Tech) will be conducted in computer based mode only. Drawing test in Paper II will be conducted in offline mode only, while other sections of Paper II like Mathematics, Aptitude Test and Planning based questions will be conducted in online mode only.
#JEEMain2023 Trends On Twitter: Here’s What Aspirant Says
JEE Aspirants Want January Session Be Deferred, Says It Clashes With Boards Examination
Several students have taken to Twitter to demand that the JEE Main January tests be postponed because they conflict with the CBSE board exam practical exams. While some believe that the Bihar board Class 12 exams begin on February 1, 2023, and hence want NTA to be respectful of them.
What is the 75% Eligibility criteria: Aspirants Trends #75GoBack, #jeemainsinapril, #JusticeForDroppers, #JEE2023ForAll2020 on Twitter
75% Eligibility criteria Explained: Admission to B.E. / B.Tech / B.Arch / B.Planning is explained. Courses in NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs participating in the Central Seat Allocation Board would be based on All India Rank, subject to the candidate obtaining at least 75% in the respective Boards’ Class 12 test. For SC/ST applicants, qualifying marks in the Class 12/qualifying examination would be 65%. The candidate must also pass each of the Class 12/qualifying examination topics.
Aspirants have gone to social media to voice their worries, tagging officials such as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Official Twitter Account of the National Testing Agency, Dharmendra Pradhan, and using hashtags such as #JEEMain2023inApril #75GoBack #JusticeForDroppers.
“Demands of lacs of #JEEMains Aspirants are basic & genuine- 1. Relaxation criterion in #JEEMain2023 to allow 2020 class 12 passouts,” the National Student’s Union of India, Uttarakhand wrote on Twitter. 2. RESCHEDULE JEE Main January Attempt to April 2023 3. Eliminate the 75% eligibility requirement for #JEEMains2023.”
A JEE Main aspirant on the microblogging site said: “Not allowing us a fair chance in JEE Mains and Advanced, which in our case would be in 2023, will be huge injustice towards us. So please bring about fairness when it comes to exams as important as JEE.🙏 #JEE2023ForAll2020.”
Engineering aspirants have also urged the NTA to hold the first session of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2023 in April as they claim, they did not get enough time for preparation. Some aspirants have started a Twitter campaign called #jeemainsinapril, claiming that Session-1 in January will cause a lot of mental stress for Aspirants.
NTA has already started registration for the JEE Main 2023 January session exam. Engineering aspirants can fill up the JEE Main 2023 application form by visiting the official website — jeemain.nta.nic.in.