The National Testing Agency (NTA) will close the window to raise objections against the preliminary answer key of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2021 today. Candidates can raise objections against JEE Main February answer key till 5 pm on March 3. The JEE Main 2021 answer key for the February session was made available on March 2 at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
Once the objection window is closed, no further communication will be entertained in this regard. The objections so raised will be studied by a panel of experts and changes, if accepted, will be reflected in the final answer key. Result is based on the final answer key. Those who are yet to raise objections can follow these steps –
Step 1: Visit the official website of JEE Main 2021 at jeemain.nta.nic.in.
Step 2: Click on the link which reads “Display Question Paper and Answers Key Challenge February 2021 session”.
Step 3. Next, you can choose any of the log in options either through “application number and password” or “application number and date of birth”.
Step 4. Enter the required login credentials.
Step 5. Go to the dashboard and click on the display answer key and match it with your response.
Step 6. Now click on the raise challenge/objections if any and enter the question number and other required details.
Step 7. Make a payment of Rs 200 per question as processing fee.
Step 8. Download the payment receipt or take a screenshot.
One can also raise objections directly from the below link
The final answer key will be released along with the result. The result is expected to be released by March 7, as per the NTA official website. For the February attempt, a total of 6,61,776 candidates had registered. Out of this, 6,52,627 candidates had registered for paper 1 or BE/BTech entrance while 63,065 candidates appeared for paper 2A 2B which are entrance exams for BArch and BPlanning. These candidates will be getting their result on February 7. There are three more attempts left for the JEE Main 2021. The next attempt will be held in March.
NTA has also started the registration process for JEE Main March 2021 session on the website. The deadline to complete the same is March 6 till 6 pm. The exam is scheduled to be conducted from March 15 to 18. The link to download the e-admit card will be activated later. Aspirants are advised to keep visiting the official website for further updates.