JEE Main Application Form Correction 2020 (Re-Open) - Dates, Procedure, Guidelines

Sukriti VajpayeePublished On: July 05, 2020

The NTA application correction window of JEE Main 2020 has been re-opened from July 04 to 15. The applicants who have to make some changes in their JEE Main application form 2020 can find the procedure of it in this article.

JEE Main Application Form Correction

The Joint Entrance Examination- Main, which is popularly known as JEE Main, is a national level engineering entrance examination which is now taken twice every year. JEE Main is used for admitting students to some of the best engineering colleges of India, including the National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), and the Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs) for each academic session. Undoubtedly, JEE Main is considered to be one of the most popular engineering entrance exams in India through which students take admission in the courses of Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) and Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech).

During the JEE Main 2020 application form correction facility, the applicants will be able to edit or correct most of the details that they have provided in the application form during the registration process of JEE Main. They will have to pay an additional fee for making these alterations for which they will be charged during the JEE Main application form correction 2020 itself. Only those candidates who have successfully completed their registration and have also paid the application fee will be able to get access to the application form correction of JEE Main 2020. This article provides all information regarding JEE Main 2020 application form correction to aid the candidates.

Direct Link to Edit JEE Main Application Form

JEE Main Application Form Correction Dates 2020

The dates for the correction of JEE Main application form for 2020 have been released. Candidates who wish to make some corrections in their JEE Main application form 2020 can find the dates regarding it in the table below.



Commencement of JEE Main application process

7th February 2020, Friday

Last day for the submission of JEE Main application forms

May 24, 2020

Commencement of JEE Main application form correction process

July 04, 2020

Last day for correction of the JEE Main application form

July 15, 2020

JEE Main 2020 Exam DateSeptember 01 to 06, 2020

Also Read: Preparation Strategy to Crack JEE Main 2020 and Class 12th Board Exams Simultaneously

Common Mistakes Made by Applicants in JEE Main Application Form

Candidates often tend to make some mistakes while filling out the JEE Main application form as they mostly do not understand what is being asked in the form. Some candidates might also find the application process of JEE Main time taking and confusing. Therefore, it is always advised to read the instructions before proceeding with the JEE Main application process. Some of the common mistakes that applicants make while filling the JEE Main application form 2020 are given below.

  • Incorrect Name (Spelling mistakes in the name or wrong surname)
  • Incorrect Date of Birth
  • Wrong Academic Details (marks or percentage calculation)
  • A discrepancy in the section of Personal Details
  • Incorrect signature
  • A picture that is not clear or is very old

Details That Can be Corrected in JEE Main Application Correction Process 2020

Applicants are not permitted to change all the details that they have provided in their JEE Main application form. They have to enter their password and application number on the JEE Main login window to begin the correction process. However, most of the important details of the form can be changed except for exam cities. The JEE Main application form correction facility will be open only for candidates who have filled the application form and paid its fee. For making changes in the form, the applicant will have to visit the official website of the Joint Entrance Examination (Main) and make the necessary alterations from the link provided on the website in the correction window. The details of the JEE Main application form which can be changed in the application correction process of JEE Main 2020 are given below.

  • Personal Details
  • Academic Details
  • Change of Paper (from Paper 1 to Paper 2 or vice versa)
  • Language in which the applicant wishes to take the examination
  • Name of the candidate
  • State of eligibility
  • Date of birth
  • Category (from general to reserved or vice versa)

Also Read:Marks Vs Rank of JEE Main 2020

JEE Main Application Form Correction Fee 2020

The applicant will have to pay a certain amount of additional application fee if he/ she makes any of the following changes in his/ her JEE Main application form 2020.

  • Selecting both Paper 1 and Paper 2
  • Changing the category from general or unreserved to reserved (SC, ST, OBC, etc,)

Only in these two cases will the candidate be required to pay extra application correction fee of JEE Main 2020.

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