Who conducts IIT-JEE mains examination?
National Testing Agency (NTA) is an Indian government agency which conducts entrance examinations for higher educational institutions. Earlier CBSE use to conduct IIT-JEE Mains examination across India. But now it is NTA which conduct the IIT-JEE mains.
The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the creation of a National Testing Agency (NTA) to conduct entrance examinations for higher educational institutions.
Its creation has relieve the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
Soon coming to existence NTA has announced that JEE Mains will be conducted twice a year and it will be online test only.
Newly formed examination authority National Testing Agency (NTA) , will conduct JEE Main twice a year online from 2019. The JEE Main 2019 examinations will be held in January and April.
JEE Main is being held as an entrance examination for admission to engineering courses and as also a screening test for JEE Advanced, its scores have been used for admission in institutes like IITs and NITs .
These online tests are conducted on 8 different sittings, and candidate can choose any one from those to attend JEE Main 2019 online exams.
For example first JEE Mains Examination which starts in December will be conducted for 8 continues days and same is case for JEE Mains in April.