The Joint Entrance Examination, commonly known as JEE, is a computer-based test (CBT) taken for the admission of students in the Engineering and Architecture colleges of India.

The first level is the JEE (Main) and the official body, National Testing Agency (NTA), organises this exam every year. It comprises two papers, namely Paper 1 and Paper 2. The first paper is for the admission of B.E. and B.Tech programmes in National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs) and all the other institutes of the participating States. The second paper (Paper 2) is for admission to B. Arch and B. Planning courses in various Indian institutes.

JEE Main is also the qualifying test to sit for JEE Advanced (second level of JEE), conducted for admission to the 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

Note: The drawing test for B.Arch is held offline or in pen and paper mode.

As per the official notification of NTA, there will be two sessions of the JEE Main 2022 for admissions in the academic session 2022-23. It is not compulsory for the students to appear for both sessions. However, if a candidate sits for both JEE Main sessions, the best scores among the two sessions will be considered for the merit list. It will allow the candidates to rectify their mistakes and improve their scores in the next one.

Candidates who have passed the class 12th board exam in 2020 or 2021 or have appeared in the class 12th board exam in 2022 are eligible to sit for the JEE 2022 Main examination. There is no age limit for the candidates. A candidate is given the opportunity to sit for the exam for three consecutive years.

Let us discuss the JEE Main application form correction facility, steps of correction, and other important points regarding the JEE Main application form in detail.

JEE Main Application 2022 Correction Facility

JEE Main 2022 Phase 2 application form correction facility is available on the official website of the National Testing Agency (NTA). Candidates who have made mistakes while filling up the application form can rectify them by following the instructions. The sections that can be corrected are different for the AADHAR-verified and AADHAR non-verified candidates. Both are detailed below:-

Candidates whose AADHAR has been verified can correct the following details:-

  1. Names of Father or Mother:- Candidates can change either the father's name or the mother's name, but not both.
  2. Category:- Candidates can change their category by uploading the relevant category certificate (if applicable) or re-upload the category certificate. Doing both is not permissible.
  3. Subcategory:- Candidates can change their subcategory status by either uploading the relevant certificate or re-uploading it.
  4. City preference:- Candidates can change their preference of exam city for JEE Main 2022.
  5. Medium:- Candidates are given the opportunity to change the medium of the exam.
  6. Qualification:- Candidates can change the details of Class 12th & 10th qualifications.
  7. Course:- Candidates can change the courses they had earlier selected while filling out the application form for JEE Main 2022. They are also allowed to add more courses of their preference.

Candidates whose AADHAR had not been verified can correct the following details:-

  1. Name of the candidate or father or mother:- Candidates can change their own name, father's name, or mother's name. Changing only one of these three is permissible.
  2. Date of Birth:- AADHAR non-verified candidates can change their date of birth during the correction.
  3. Gender:- AADHAR non-verified candidates can also change their gender in the application form during the correction.
  4. Category:- Candidates can change their category by uploading the relevant category certificate (if applicable), or they can re-upload the category certificate.
  5. Subcategory:- Candidates can change their subcategory, i.e., PwD status, by uploading the relevant PwD certificate or re-upload the category certificate.
  6. City preference:- Candidates can change their preference of exam city for JEE Main 2022.
  7. Medium:- Candidates will be given the opportunity to change the medium of the exam.
  8. Qualification:- Candidates can change the details of qualifications of Class 10th and 12th.
  9. Course:- Candidates can change the courses they had earlier selected while filling out the application form for JEE main 2022. They can also add more courses during the correction.

JEE Main Form Correction 2022 - Steps To Make Changes

To correct the JEE Main 2022 application form, follow the step-by-step process of JEE Main application correction described below:-

  1. Candidates have to go to the official website of NTA for JEE main, i.e. www.jeemain.nta.nic.in, and log in with their registration number and password.
  2. JEE Main Correction in Application Form 2022 link will be generated. Candidates must click on that, read the given instruction, and then click on the "Proceed for JEE Main correction" window.
  3. The application form of the candidate will be shown on the screen.
  4. Candidates can now make the necessary changes (that are permissible). Following that, they have to click on the 'Submit' button to confirm the submission of the corrected form.
  5. Once the correction procedure is done, the candidates should take the printout of the corrected application form.

Important Points Of JEE Main Application Form

Some important points of JEE Main 2022 application form are given below. Candidates should go through these pointers to know about the JEE Main 2022 application form and correction window in detail so that they can avoid mistakes.

  1. If a candidate provides wrong or inappropriate information in the application form, his/her application will be rejected.
  2. NTA gives the candidates the opportunity to correct their application form within a stipulated time frame. The correction window of the two phases is separate.
  3. NTA does not allow the students to correct their entire application form. Only some specific areas, like the name of parents, course, category, city preference, etc., can be corrected. There are many restrictions regarding the correction, which makes it more important to fill the form correctly the first time.
  4. Candidates need to pay extra fees to make corrections in some areas, like changing the category from SC/ST to Gen/OBC-NCL.

So, these were the related aspects of the JEE Main application form. The exam conducting body of JEE usually makes the changes, which an aspiring candidate should be aware of. You can regularly visit us at ALLEN to stay updated on all the latest changes and notifications.

Frequently Asked Questions (Faqs) Regarding JEE Main Application Form

Yes, if a candidate does not apply for the first session of JEE Main 2022, he/she can still apply for the second session.

Candidates can either fill out one form for both the sessions or two separate forms for each of the sessions of JEE Main 2022. If they want to fill out separate forms, they can choose to apply for the first session first and for the second session later.

No, You need to pay the JEE Main exam 2022 session fees separately for each of the exam sessions you apply for.

You can submit your JEE main application fee online through Net Banking, Credit Card/Debit Card, UPI, or Paytm Service provider.

Yes, there are possibilities that you might get a refund of the application fees if you fail to appear in the JEE Main exam. For this, you need to contact the NTA authority and provide a valid reason for your non-attendance. You will get a refund if the NTA authority sanctions so.

Yes, a new confirmation page is generated after the application form submission and successful payment of the application fees for both the sessions of JEE Main 2022.

It is necessary to take a printout of the confirmation page for each of the sessions. You should keep it for future reference until the completion of the admission process.

The last date of application for the second session of JEE Main exam 2022 is July 12, 2022.

After successfully submitting your online application form, you cannot withdraw it. So, you will not get a refund in this case.
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