National Testing Agency (NTA) has uploaded the JEE Main 2021 Session 3 provisional answer key and question paper with recorded responses on its official website jeemain.nta.nic.in. The nodal agency has also invited challenge/s from candidates who have appeared for the JEE Main 2021 third session Computer-Based Examination. These candidates can submit their challenges against the provisional answer key on or before July 31, 2021, at 5 pm.
In order to download the JEE Main 2021 answer key, candidates need to visit the website jeemain.nta.nic.in. Thereafter, they need to click on the link "Display Question Paper and Answer Key Challenge April 2021 Session", available on the homepage. By doing so, candidates will get login options on the computer screen. They have to access the "Candidate sign-in page" by selecting any of the two login options that are in pair of application number and password and application number and date of birth. To access the answer key, the candidate's application number and password/dob are required. Upon successful signing in, answer key and question paper with recorded responses will appear.
All candidates are advised to match their responses with the answer key and download it for future use. In case, the candidate is not satisfied with the provisional answer key, they can lodge challenges against the Answer key from July 29 to July 31, 2021, up to 5 PM.
The candidates, who are not satisfied with the answer key, may challenge the same by paying a fee of 200 per question challenged as a non-refundable processing fee. This facility is available from 29 July 2021 to 31 July 2021 (up to 05:00 PM).
The payment of the processing fee may be made through, Debit card/Credit Card/Net Banking/Paytm up to 31 July 2021 (up to 07:00 PM). No challenge will be entertained without receipt of the processing fee. The Challenges will not be accepted through any other medium and even after July 31, 2021, at 05.00 pm.
Furthermore, challenges made by the candidates will be verified by the panel of subject experts. If found correct, the answer key will be revised and a final key will be displayed on the website. The final answer key will pave the way forward to the JEE Main 2021 result.
Earlier, the JEE (Main) - 2021 session 3 was conducted throughout the country and abroad on 20, 22, 25, and 27 July 2021 in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode.
In addition to this, NTA has also set up a helpdesk for clarification related to JEE (Main) - 2021. With the help of this, the candidates can reach out to the agency via contact 011- 40759000 and email [email protected]