JEE, NEET 2021 syllabus to remain same this year
New Delhi : The Education Ministry on Tuesday announced that the syllabus for JEE Main, NEET Exams 2021 will remain same for the year 2021. However, the candidates will be given an option to answer the questions in JEE and NEET examinations.
Issuing a statement, the Ministry of Education said that students will be given choice to answer 75 questions (25 questions each in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics) out of 90 questions (30 questions each in Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics).
The government also announced that the exact pattern of NEET (UG) 2021 is yet to be announced.
Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal “Nishank” had earlier announced that the JEE-Advanced test for admission to Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) will be conducted on July 3 and the eligibility criteria of 75 per cent marks in class 12 has been relaxed.
For the general information of all aspirants, the JEE Main comprises of two papers — Paper 1 is conducted for admission to BE/BTech at NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating State Governments, as well as an eligibility test for JEE (Advanced), which is held for admission to IITs. On the other side, Paper 2 is held for admission to B Arch and B Planning programmes.