JEE Main 2021 Correction: Remove Image Discrepancy Open

JEE Main 2021 Correction: Only the link to remove image discrepancy is open now. The window for application form correction for other details has been closed. Next, the JEE Main application form correction window 2021 for March, April, May sessions will be opened. Candidates who have made any mistake in the application form of JEE Main 2021 can login from the link of jeemain.nta.nic.in to edit details entered during registration. Form correction is a one time opportunity. Ensure that final details are correct. Get JEE Main 2021 edit window date, link, fees, and know how to edit form steps here.

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JEE Main 2021 Correction

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JEE Main 2021 Application Form Correction Dates

The National Testing Agency (NTA) has announced important dates related to the event of form correction. They are as follows. 

EventsDates
Start of JEE Main 2021 application form correction27 Jan 2021
Last date to do JEE Main 2021 application form correction30 Jan 2021
Last date for image correctionNo date specified

How To Do Corrections in JEE Mains Form?

The correct way of editing the application form of JEE Main 2021 is as explained below. Follow these steps to make changes to fields in the form in the correct way. 

Step #1: Go to the official website jeemain.nta.nic.in.

Step #2: There, you will see two links – one for image correction, and other for application correction. Click on relevant link depending on what you want to do. If you have to edit details in form then click on application correction. If you got sms or email from NTA about image discrepancy then click on image correction link.

Or, you can skip the above hassle and simply click the direct link that you see above on this page. 

Step #3: Now you will have to login with your application number and password. If you have forgotten your password or application number, use the forgot application number / password links on login page

Step #4: Now once you login, you will reach the candidate dashboard  page. Here, you will see a link “correction in application form”. Click it. 

Step #5: Then you will see all the instructions and procedure for online correction of application form. Read it carefully, and click the “I agree” link. Then click “Proceed for Correction”.

Step #6: Then edit details in the form. While doing the correction, refer your official documents and this time ensure that you are submitting the correct details only. 

Step #7: Once you are done editing details, submit the form. You will be asked to verify details and once you do that, you can submit it. 

Step #8: (For limited cases) If you change gender, category, or such a field for which a different application fee applies, then you have to pay the difference in fee. 

Step #9: Submit the form. And download the confirmation page. 

Also, check JEE Main Eligibility Criteria 2021

JEE Main 2021 Remove Image Discrepancy

NTA has provided image correction facility separately. Those candidates whose photograph and signature is interchanged, or it is too small to see or the orientation of the images are not proper will be rejected from the NTA admin. Such candidates will get an SMS on their registered mobile number regarding the discrepancy in the uploaded images. The candidates are advised to login with their application number and password to re-upload the clear and correct images.

An opportunity for correction in particular to the candidates who have paid their fees and completed all the steps of online application form will be made available from 27.01.2021 to 30.01.2021. It is a onetime facility and no correction will be allowed thereafter. No request for any type of correction in application form will be entertained in a form of hard copy or email or letter by hand or by post. For more details kindly visit on website jeemain.nta.nic.in of JEE (Main) 2021.

JEE Main 2021 Form Correction Fee

NTA does not charge any separate fee for corrections. However, if the change you make is in certain fields, on which higher JEE Main 2021 application fee was applicable, then the difference in amount has to be paid.

Therefore, you have to pay the the additional application fee if you change any of the following:

  • Category (From Reserved to General)
  • Gender (From female to male)
  • Number of papers (if you add papers)

You can pay the fee using debit card / credit card / net banking / PAYTM / UPI.

What Details Can Be Edited During JEE Main 2021 Application Form Correction?

You can edit ALL DETAILS in the form during correction window. Therefore you will be able to edit the following.

NameDOBGenderFather’s name
Mother’s nameNationalityState code of eligibilityCategory
PWD statusPlace of residenceExam / papers applying forExam center
Question paper mediumClass 10 detailsClass 12 detailsPhotograph
SignatureAny other detail entered in form

You may see the text “Correction Not Allowed” in front of these fields, where you cannot make changes. Or the field will simply not be editable.

JEE Main 2021 Image Correction

NTA has provided a separate window to remove discrepancies in images. In this case, candidates can either directly access the JEE Main 2021 image correction link from jeemain.nta.nic.in. Or, they may get an email or sms about discrepancies in images and then they can make relevant changes.

Images should be as per following specifications

ParticularsFormatFile Size
PhotographJPG10 KB – 200 KB
SignatureJPG4 KB – 30 KB
Result Awaited Attestation FormJPG50 KB – 500 KB
Category certificate (if any)JPG50 KB – 300 KB
PwD certificate (if any)JPG50 KB – 300 KB

Other Points that have to kept in mind while uploading the images:

  • The photograph has to be recent
  • The photograph must be either coloured or black and white with 80% face visible (without mask)
  • Ears in the photograph must also be visible
  • The photograph must be taken against a white background
  • Make sure the images uploaded are in the proper format and clear.

Read: JEE Main 2021 Response Sheet and Answer key

Things to keep in mind during JEE Main 2021 Correction

  1. JEE Main 2021 correction is a one time facility. So make sure that all details are correct in one go.
  2. Refer your official documents while doing corrections. 
  3. If you are changing images, then ensure that you have the files ready before you start corrections. 
  4. Refer information brochure for details of specifications of what to enter in which field. 
  5. If there is a field where you want to make changes, but are unable to do so, try to login again and check. If the issue persists, contact NTA. Be clear about everything before submitting your correction.

Note that the form correction for relevant sessions will be open at specific time only. Which means that you will getlink for JEE Main February Application Form Correction 2021, JEE Main March Application Form Correction 2021, JEE Main April Application Form Correction 2021, JEE Main May Application Form Correction 2021 as separate links.

Check out JEE Main Previous Year Question Papers and Sample Papers

After JEE Main 2021 Correction

Once you complete the process for JEE Main 2021 form correction, then the next step for you is to download the JEE Main 2021 admit card. This, you have to do from jeemain.nta.nic.in before exam. After that, you can appear in the exam.

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Mains) 2021 is being conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). It is the national level engineering entrance exam. This time JEE Mains is being held 4 times. The best of all scores will be used to announce All India Ranks for all test takers. On the basis of AIR in JEE Main 2021, candidates will get admission in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs in India. Plus, the marks of JEE Mains will be determining factor for appearing in JEE Advanced 2021 for admission to IITs.

Frequently Asked Questions on JEE Main 2021 Application Form Correction

Ques. Where can I edit the details in my JEE Main 2021 application form?

Ans. You can edit details in JEE Main 2021 application form during the correction window at jeemain.nta.nic.in.

Ques. How to edit form after closure of JEE Main 2021 correction window?

Ans. It is important to note that NTA will not accept changes of any sort after the JEE Main 2021 application form correction window closes. 

Ques. How can I edit details in my form?

Ans. To edit the details, you need to sign in using your application number and password.

Qs How to edit JEE Main 2021 application form during correction window by call, fax, email, post?

Ans. The JEE Main 2021 application form correction is an online facility. Which means that all candidates who have successfully submitted their application forms, will be able to edit details in the form in online mode only. NTA will not accept requests for changing details in the form via call, post, fax, email, or any other means. 

Qs. Can I change exam center in JEE Main application form correction?

Ans. Yes, this time you are allowed to edit all details in form including the exam center. Candidates may also note that those who apply for more than one session, can change their exam center choices for next session during the next correction window. 

Official website: jeemain.nta.nic.in.

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6 thoughts on “JEE Main 2021 Correction: Remove Image Discrepancy Open”

  1. Hi,

    I have registered for all the 4 (February, March, April, May ) sessions of JEE for 2021
    But now, I do not want to attempt the exam in march and would want to withdraw the fee for the same.
    Can someone tell how to do this ?

    Reply
    • The brochure says – Incase a candidate does not want to appear in the Session for which fee has already been paid, it will be refunded by NTA. For this, the Candidate will have to make a request only during the application process of the session for which he/she wants to withdraw.

      Which means, that when JEE Main 2021 application form opens for March session, you will have to submit request for withdrawal then.

      Reply
    • Hi Shweta
      NTA has not clarified whether they when and whether they will update the status. I think you have made the requisite update, it will reflect when your admit card is released.

      Reply

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