JEE Main Answer Keys

JEE Main Answer Key

JEE Main answer key is an important document for candidates as it contains all the correct options to the questions asked in the JEE Main exam paper. They can go through the JEE Main answer key to check and compare their own answers. They can then generate a tentative score for the exam. JEE Main answer key is usually released by the exam authority (NTA) on their official website. For 2021, the exam authority will be releasing the answer key of all four sessions.

Note: We are also providing the downloadable PDFs of the official JEE Main 2021 Answer Key released by NTA on our website. The JEE Main 2021 answer key PDF for the February,  March and July (third) sessions can be downloaded from the table given below. We have also updated the answer keys for the August/Sep (4th) session of JEE Main 2021.

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JEE Main 2021 Answer Key PDFs February Session 1

JEE Main February  Session Shifts Answer Keys
February 24, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
February 25, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
February 26, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download

JEE Main 2021 March (Session 2) Answer Keys

JEE Main March Session Shifts Answer Keys
March 16, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
March 17, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
March 18, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download

JEE Main 2021 July (Session 3) Answer Keys

JEE Main July Session Shifts Answer Keys
July 20, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
July 22, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download – To be Updated
Shift 2 Download
July 25, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download
July 27, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download
Shift 2 Download

JEE Main 2021 August/September (Session 4) Answer Keys

JEE Main 4th Session Shifts Answer Keys
August 26th, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download 
Shift 2 Download
August 27th, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download 
Shift 2 Download 
August 31, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download 
Shift 2 Download 
September 1, 2021 (Paper 1) Shift 1 Download – To be Updated
Shift 2 Download 

How to Access JEE Main 2021 Answer Keys?

We are still awaiting the official notification and most likely this facility will be opened after the end of the February session wherein the provisional answer key will be released first and then the final answer key will be announced on the official website of NTA. Candidates will be able to download the question papers and the responses if they want to refer to them in the future.

Here are some of the steps that candidates can follow to download the JEE Main 2021 answer keys.

  1. Visit the official website (https://jeemain.nta.nic.in).
  2. Click on the View Question Paper link.
  3. You will be redirected to a page where you will be given two options to log in either through Application Number and Password or through Application Number and Date of Birth.
  4. Enter your JEE Main Application Number and Password/Date of Birth and Hit the ‘Sign-in’ button.
  5. Choose your examination mode, fill in the date and the slot.
  6. After a successful entry on the details, the answer key of JEE Main will be displayed on the screen.

In addition to releasing the answer keys, NTA has also provided a tab with a link that candidates can visit if they want to challenge the answer key.

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Challenging JEE Main Answer Key

  • Candidates who are not satisfied with the answer key can fill an application form for the same.
  • In order to challenge the answer key, candidates have to make a payment of some amount (prescribed by NTA) per answer.
  • To fill the application form for challenging an answer, candidates have to log in on the site, enter their JEE Main application number, date of birth, and choose the security question.
  • Payment for challenging answer key can be done by Debit/Credit card or e- challan which is non-refundable.
  • It is also important for candidates to present the receipt of the processing fee.
  • The decision made by the JAB (Joint Admission Board) / NTA will be considered as the final decision and no further communication will be entertained.
  • If the challenge is found correct, then the processing fee will be refunded.  

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Frequently Asked Questions On JEE Main Answer Key

When will the JEE Main 2021 4th session answer key be released?

JEE Main 201 Answer key for session 4 will be released by NTA after the exams are over. They will most likely be released in the first week of September.

How can I raise objections to the JEE Main answer key 2021 if the answers are wrong?

Candidates can challenge and raise an objection by logging in to their accounts on the official website. However, the window to raise objections will be opened by the authority for a certain period of time.

How much should I pay for raising a challenge for the wrong option given in the JEE Main answer key?

Candidates will have to pay a fee of Rs.200 per question for challenging JEE Main answer key 2021. This is non-refundable.

Can we calculate JEE Main percentile score from the raw marks obtained from JEE Main Answer Key?

No, the percentile score cannot be calculated from the raw score obtained from the answer key.