SRMJEEE Exam Pattern 2020

Nupur Kaushik Updated On: 14 Oct, 2019 12:51 IST

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SRMJEEE 2020 Exam Pattern

Knowing the SRMJEEE 2020 Exam Pattern is the first step towards the preparation for the examination. SRM University, which is the conducting authority of the SRM Joint Engineering Entrance Examination (SRMJEEE), prescribes the exam pattern of SRMJEEE 2020. Candidates must note that this year, SRM University has introduced many changes in the exam pattern of SRMJEEE by increasing the number of questions and adding two new sections in the exam- English and Aptitude. In the Mathematics section also, the authorities have increased the number of questions. There will be 40 questions in the Mathematics section now which were earlier 35. There has been a change in the marking scheme of the examination. Candidates will now be awarded 1 mark instead of 3 for each correct answer.

Conducted on a national-level, SRMJEEE 2020 is one of the most popular entrance exams for engineering aspirants. Going through the exam pattern of SRMJEEE 2020 can help the appearing candidates to prepare well and qualify in the exam. SRMJEEE tests the overall knowledge of the candidates in subjects like Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.

Candidates may go through the following paper pattern of SRMJEEE 2020 to know how they have to prepare themselves for the examination.

  • SRMJEEE is held in online (Computer-Based Test) format.

  • The language for the SRMJEEE 2020 is English.

  • The time duration for completing the SRMJEEE is 2 hours and 30 minutes.

  • The question paper consists of 5 subjects: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and Aptitude. Candidates who have opted for B.Tech Biotechnology have to appear for Biology instead of Mathematics.

  • The total number of questions in SRMJEEE is 125.

  • In the Mathematics section the total number of questions is increased to 40, earlier the Mathematics section had a total of 35 questions.

  • All the questions used in the SRMJEEE test paper are Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's).

  • One mark will be awarded for each correct answer.

  • No negative marking will be done in SRMJEEE 2020. 

Subjects 

Questions per subject Marks per subject

Physics

35 35

Chemistry

35 35

Mathematics/Biology

40 40

Biology (only for B.Tech Biotechnology aspirants)

40 -

 English

5 5

Aptitude

10 10

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