Candidates can download the JEE Main previous year question paper in PDF format, along with the solution, from these articles.
JEE Main Previous Year Question Paper: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is a highly competitive standardized test in India for admission to various undergraduate engineering programs, including B.Tech, B.E., B.Planning and B.Arch. It is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and was previously administered by the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
JEE Main is typically held twice a year, usually in January and April.It is considered a crucial step for students aspiring to pursue engineering or architectural courses in prestigious institutions like the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), and other reputed engineering colleges.
JEE Main Previous Year Question Paper Pdf Download
Download the JEE Main question papers from the previous year by clicking the link below.
JEE Main Previous Year Question Paper – 2023  Download Link 
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JEE Main Previous Year Question Paper – 2021  Download Link 
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JEE Main Exam Pattern
The JEE Main Examination Pattern consists of three papers: Paper 1 for B.Tech/B.E. admissions, Paper 2A for B.Arch admissions, and Paper 2B for B.Planning admissions. Here is a pointwise breakdown of the JEE Main examination pattern for each paper:
Paper 1 (B.Tech/B.E.) Exam : Overview
Exam Name  The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 
Conducting Body  National Testing Agency (NTA) 
Stages of Exam  Online Written Examination 
Mode of the examination  Online (Computer based) 
Number of Papers  Single Paper 
Sections or Subject  3 (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics) 
Question Type 

Section A (MCQ) 

Section B (Numerical Value) 
In Section B, candidates have to attempt any five questions out of 10. 
Duration of exam 

Total Questions  90 Questions 
Total Marks  300 marks 
Negative Marking  Yes 
Marking Scheme  Correct Answer:
Incorrect Answer:
Unattempted Question:
Marks per section:

Exam Languages  Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati 
Official website  https://jeemain.nta.nic.in/ 
Paper 2A (B. Arch) Exam : Overview
Exam Name  The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 
Conducting Body  National Testing Agency (NTA) 
Stages of Exam  Online Written Examination 
Mode of the examination  Online (Mathematics and Aptitude) and offline (Drawing test) 
Number of Papers  Single Paper 
Sections or Subject  3 (Drawing, Mathematics, and Aptitude) 
Question Type 

Duration of exam  3 hours (180 minutes) 
Total Questions  82 Questions:

Total Marks  400 marks 
Negative Marking  Yes 
Marking Scheme  Correct Answer:
Incorrect Answer:
Unattempted Question:
Marks per section:

Exam Languages  Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati 
Official website  https://jeemain.nta.nic.in/ 
Paper 2B (B. Planning) Exam : Overview
Exam Name  The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 
Conducting Body  National Testing Agency (NTA) 
Stages of Exam  Online Written Examination 
Mode of the examination  Online (computerbasedtest) 
Number of Papers  Single Paper 
Sections or Subject  3 (Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning Based Questions) 
Question Type 

Duration of exam  3 hours (180 minutes) 
Total Questions  105 Questions:

Total Marks  400 marks 
Negative Marking  Yes 
Marking Scheme  Correct Answer:
Incorrect Answer:
Unattempted Question:
Marks per section:

Exam Languages  Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English, and Gujarati 
Official website  https://jeemain.nta.nic.in/ 
JEE Main Paper 1, Paper 2A, and Paper 2B Exam Question Paper Pattern
Candidates may check the table below to learn about the scheme of the JEE Main Paper 1, Paper 2A, and Paper 2B exam question paper patterns:
JEE Main Exam Syllabus
Candidates may look at the below detailed syllabus for the JEE Main examinations:
Physics Syllabus
Physics and Measurement:
 Units and dimensions
 Dimensional analysis
 Significant figures
 Precision and accuracy
 Error analysis
Kinematics:
 Scalars and vectors
 Kinematics of a particle
 Positiontime graph, velocitytime graph, and accelerationtime graph
 Uniform and nonuniform motion
 Average velocity and instantaneous velocity
 Uniformly accelerated motion
Laws of Motion:
 Newton’s laws of motion
 Inertial and noninertial frames
 Friction
 Dynamics of uniform circular motion
 Centripetal force
Work, Energy, and Power:
 Work done by a constant force and a variable force
 Kinetic energy and workenergy theorem
 Potential energy
 Conservation of mechanical energy
 Power
Rotational Motion:
 Moment of inertia
 Torque and angular momentum
 Conservation of angular momentum
 Rolling motion
 Kinetic energy of rotation
Gravitation:
 Kepler’s laws of planetary motion
 Universal law of gravitation
 Acceleration due to gravity and its variation
 Gravitational potential energy
 Escape velocity and orbital velocity
Properties of Solids and Liquids:
 Elastic behavior, stressstrain relationship, Hooke’s law
 Young’s modulus, bulk modulus, shear modulus
 Surface energy and surface tension
 Viscosity, Stoke’s law, terminal velocity
Thermodynamics:
 Thermal equilibrium and temperature
 Zeroth law of thermodynamics
 First law of thermodynamics
 Specific heat capacity
 Heat transfer
Kinetic Theory of Gases:
 Equation of state of a perfect gas
 Kinetic theory of gases
 Specific heat capacity of gases
 Mean free path
Oscillations and Waves:
 Periodic motion
 Simple harmonic motion
 Wave motion
 Types of waves
 Superposition principle
Chemistry Syllabus
Physical Chemistry:
 Some basic concepts in chemistry
 States of matter
 Atomic structure
 Chemical bonding and molecular structure
 Chemical thermodynamics
 Solutions
 Equilibrium
 Redox reactions and electrochemistry
 Chemical kinetics
Inorganic Chemistry:
 Classification of elements and periodicity in properties
 General principles and processes of isolation of metals
 Hydrogen
 Block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals, pblock elements, d and fblock elements)
 Coordination compounds
Organic Chemistry:
 Purification and characterization of organic compounds
 Some basic principles of organic chemistry
 Hydrocarbons
 Organic compounds containing halogens, oxygen, nitrogen
 Polymers
 Biomolecules
 Chemistry in everyday life
Mathematics Syllabus
Sets, Relations, and Functions:
 Sets and their representation
 Union, intersection, and complement of sets
 Cartesian product of sets
 Relations and functions
Complex Numbers and Quadratic Equations:
 Complex numbers as ordered pairs of real numbers
 Argand diagram
 Algebra of complex numbers
 Quadratic equations and expressions
 Quadratic equations in real and complex number system
Matrices and Determinants:
 Matrices and their operations
 Determinants
 Adjoint and inverse of a matrix
 Application of matrices and determinants
Permutations and Combinations:
 Fundamental principle of counting
 Permutations and combinations
Mathematical Induction:
 Principle of mathematical induction
 Applications of mathematical induction
Binomial Theorem and Its Simple Applications:
 Binomial theorem for a positive integral index
 Application of binomial theorem
Sequences and Series:
 Arithmetic and geometric progressions (AP, GP)
 Sum of n terms of AP, GP
Limit, Continuity, and Differentiability:
 Realvalued functions of a real variable
 Limits, continuity, and differentiability
Integral Calculus:
 Integration as the inverse process of differentiation
 Definite integrals and properties of definite integrals
 Applications of integrals
Differential Equations:
 Ordinary differential equations
 Formation of ordinary differential equations
 Solutions of homogeneous and linear differential equations
FAQs
Q1. Where can I find the JEE Main previous year question papers?
Ans. The JEE Main’s previous year’s question paper is available in PDF format above.
Q2. Is it helpful to practice the JEE Main’s previous year’s question papers?
Ans. Yes, practicing JEE Advanced question papers from previous years will help you comprehend the pattern of difficulty levels.
Q3. Is the JEE Main Exam bilingual?
Ans. Yes. The question paper is available in multiple languages, including English, Hindi, and some regional languages.
For any other JEE Advanced related information ,visit the official site:jeemain.nta.nic.in