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Author : Pranitha

May 2, 2022

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The National Testing Agency has made a few changes in the paper pattern of the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam. As per the new pattern, section B will also have a negative marking from this year.

JEE Main Paper 2 consists of two parts, i.e., Paper 2A for B. Arch Programs and Paper 2B for B. Plan programs. Therefore, knowing the exam pattern plays a vital role in qualifying for the exam.

The paper pattern depicts the structure of the question paper, number of sections, type of questions, marking scheme, and more.

Do you want to know the new changes made in the paper pattern of the Joint Entrance Examination for Paper 2?

Well, read through the post that will give you a complete insight into JEE Main Paper Exam Pattern for B. Arch and B. Plan programs.

What is the New JEE Main 2022 Paper 2 Exam Pattern?

This year, the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam shall be conducted in two sessions, i.e., June and July 2022. The online registration window has already opened for sessions 1 and 2.

As said above, section B of both B. Arch and B. Plan will have a negative marking of -1 mark for each wrongly answered question.

The key highlights of the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022 are as follows:

Download FREE Study Material for JEE Main Paper 2 by Creative Edge

  • Both B.Arch and B.Planning papers are conducted online except for the Drawing section in B.Arch.
  • The drawing part is conducted in offline mode, i.e., pen and paper mode
  • Paper 2A will have 82 questions, while paper 2B will have 105 questions.
  • Each subject shall include 20 MCQs and ten numerical questions. Out of 10, you need to attempt only five numerical questions.
  • Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan) will be conducted separately for 400 marks each.
  •  The exam shall be conducted in 13 languages, including English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

Let's dive into the post to know the detailed exam pattern for B. Architecture and B. Planning programs.

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022 for B.Architecture

According to the  JEE Main Paper 2 Syllabus, you will be tested mainly on mathematics, aptitude, and drawing in the B. Arch entrance exam.

The question paper will have 82 questions, including 30 questions (20 MCQs & 10 Numerical Value Questions) from mathematics, 50 questions from aptitude, and two questions on drawing.

Each question carries four marks, and there is a negative marking for both Section A and B of the mathematics section.

Particulars JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern Details
Mode of Examination Computer-based examination except for Drawing section in B.Arch
Medium of Examination 13 languages
Duration of Examination 3 hours for general, 4 hours for PwD aspirants
Number of Sections Mathematics; Aptitude test; Drawing test
Type of Questions Mathematics- Multiple-choice questions and questions with numerical values as answers;  
Aptitude- Multiple-choice questions;
Drawing- Drawing aptitude
Number of Questions B.Arch: 82 Questions
Total Marks 400 Marks

JEE Main Paper 2 Mock Tests

JEE Main Paper 2 Mock Tests

JEE Main Paper 2 Marking Scheme 2022

Generally, solving JEE Main Paper 2 Question Papers will give you an idea about the difficulty level and the type of questions asked from these three subjects.

  • The two drawing questions carry 50 marks each.
  • The mathematics section will have two sections: Section A will have 20 MCQs, and Section B will have ten numerical value questions. However, you have to attempt only 5 out of 10 questions in section B.

Check out the table below to know the detailed marking scheme for the B. Arch program.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks
Mathematics 30 (20 MCQs + 10 Numerical Value Questions) 100
Aptitude 50 200
Drawing Test 2 100
Total 82 Questions 400

Read more: Best study timetable for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam

JEE Main B. Arch Exam Pattern 2022: Tie-Breaking Procedure

If you and other aspirants score the same marks in the exam, the NTA will follow the tie-breaking procedure as explained below while preparing the merit list:

  • Authorities will consider those who have NTA Score in the mathematics section
  • High NTA Score in the aptitude section
  • High NTA Score in the drawing section
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in all subjects of the test.
  • The NTA will consider the one with fewer wrong answers in the Aptitude Test.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the mathematics section.
  • Those who are senior in age will be given first preference.
  • Application number in ascending order

Read more: Important drawing questions with answers for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern for B.Planning 2022

If you are interested in pursuing B. Planning programs, you have to appear for the JEE Main Paper 2B. The exam is conducted in online mode, i.e., computer-based test mode.

The question paper includes 105 questions, and each question carries four marks. Also, there is a negative marking of -1 mark for each wrongly answered question.

Check out the detailed paper pattern from the post below and enhance your preparation for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam 2022.

Particulars JEE Main Exam Pattern Details
Mode of Examination Computer-based examination
Medium of Examination 13 languages
Duration of Examination 3 hours for general, 4 hours for PwD aspirants
Number of Sections Mathematics; Aptitude test; Planning test
Type of Questions Mathematics- Multiple-choice questions and questions with numerical values as answers
Aptitude- Multiple-choice questions
Planning- Multiple-choice questions
Number of Questions 105 Questions
Total Marks 400 Marks

JEE Main Paper 2 Cut Off

JEE Main Paper 2 Cut Off

JEE Main Paper 2B Exam Pattern 2022: Section-wise Weightage

According to the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam pattern, the mathematics section includes 30 questions (20 MCQs and ten numerical value questions), 50 questions from aptitude, and 25 questions from the planning section.

The exam is conducted for a total of 400 marks. In the mathematics section, out of 30 questions, you have to attempt only 25 questions.

The below table explains the marking scheme for the B.Planning course. As per the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern, you can attempt any 5 questions out of 10 numerical questions in the mathematics section.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks
Mathematics 25 (20+5); 5 Q&As as a numerical value 100
Aptitude 50 200
Planning Test 25 100
Total 105 Questions 400

Read more: List of colleges accepting JEE Main paper 2 score

JEE Main 2022 B. Planning Exam Pattern: Tie-Breaking Procedure

If you and other aspirants score the same marks in the B. planning exam, the NTA will follow the tie-breaking procedure as explained below while preparing the merit list:

  • Authorities will consider those who have NTA Scores in the mathematics section.
  • High NTA Score in the aptitude section.
  • High NTA Score in the planning-based questions.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in all subjects of the test.
  • NTA will consider the one with fewer wrong answers in the Aptitude Test.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the mathematics section.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the planning-based questions.
  • Those who are senior in age will be given first preference.
  • Application number in ascending order

Read more: Important aptitude questions for JEE Main Paper 2 exam

JEE Main Paper 2 Marking Scheme 2022

Both Section A and Section B of the mathematics section will also have negative marking form this year.

  • For every correct answer, you will be awarded +4 marks.
  • For every wrong question, you will lose a -1 mark.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for un-attempted questions.

Check out the table below to know the detailed marking scheme for the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam.

Question Marks
Correct answer or the most appropriate Answer +4 Marks
Wrong Answer -1 Mark
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022: Medium of Paper

The JEE Main Paper 2 exam is conducted in 13 languages per the revised exam pattern. Check out the table below to know the medium of the question paper.

Language Exam Centres
English All Examination Centres
Hindi All Exam Centres in India
English and Assamese Exam Centres in Assam
English and Bengali Exam Centres in West Bengal, Tripura and Andaman & Nicobar Island
English and Gujarati Exam Centres in Gujarat, Daman, Diu, Dadra, and Nagar Haveli
English and Kannada Exam Centres in Karnataka
English and Marathi Exam Centres in Maharashtra
English and Malayalam Exam Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep
English and Odia Exam Centres in Odisha
English and Punjabi Exam Centres in Punjab, Chandigarh, and Delhi
English and Tamil Exam Centres in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andaman & Nicobar Island
English and Telugu Exam Centres in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
English and Urdu All Exam Centres in India

Frequently Asked Questions

The JEE Main Paper 2 Exam will be conducted in both online and offline. 
Yes. There is negative marking in of -1 marks for every incorrect answer. There is no negative marking for unattempted questions & numerical value-based questions.
Paper 2A -BArch will comprise of 82 questions and Paper 2B (B.Planning) will contain 105 questions in total.
JEE Main Paper 2 Exam will be conducted in a total of 13 languages - Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English and Gujarati.
As per the new exam pattern, 1 mark is deducted for each wrongly answered question. There is no negative marking for un attempted questions and numerical value-based questions.
Yes, There is a change in the B. Arch exam pattern. You can refer to the above post to get complete details about the pattern.
As per the JEE Main exam pattern for B.Arch, there will be three sections- Mathematics, Aptitude, and Drawing. There will be 30 questions in Maths section; 50 questions in the Aptitude section and 2 Drawing questions in the exam. The total number of questions in the JEE Main 2022 paper 2 is 82.
As per the JEE Main exam pattern for B.Plan, there will be three sections- Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning. There will be 30 questions in Maths section; 50 questions in the Aptitude section and 25 Planning questions in the exam. The total number of questions in the JEE Main 2022 paper B. Planning is 105.
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JEE Main Paper 2 Exam pattern 2022

Author : Pranitha

Updated On : May 2, 2022

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The National Testing Agency has made a few changes in the paper pattern of the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam. As per the new pattern, section B will also have a negative marking from this year.

JEE Main Paper 2 consists of two parts, i.e., Paper 2A for B. Arch Programs and Paper 2B for B. Plan programs. Therefore, knowing the exam pattern plays a vital role in qualifying for the exam.

The paper pattern depicts the structure of the question paper, number of sections, type of questions, marking scheme, and more.

Do you want to know the new changes made in the paper pattern of the Joint Entrance Examination for Paper 2?

Well, read through the post that will give you a complete insight into JEE Main Paper Exam Pattern for B. Arch and B. Plan programs.

What is the New JEE Main 2022 Paper 2 Exam Pattern?

This year, the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam shall be conducted in two sessions, i.e., June and July 2022. The online registration window has already opened for sessions 1 and 2.

As said above, section B of both B. Arch and B. Plan will have a negative marking of -1 mark for each wrongly answered question.

The key highlights of the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022 are as follows:

Download FREE Study Material for JEE Main Paper 2 by Creative Edge

  • Both B.Arch and B.Planning papers are conducted online except for the Drawing section in B.Arch.
  • The drawing part is conducted in offline mode, i.e., pen and paper mode
  • Paper 2A will have 82 questions, while paper 2B will have 105 questions.
  • Each subject shall include 20 MCQs and ten numerical questions. Out of 10, you need to attempt only five numerical questions.
  • Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Plan) will be conducted separately for 400 marks each.
  •  The exam shall be conducted in 13 languages, including English, Hindi, Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

Let's dive into the post to know the detailed exam pattern for B. Architecture and B. Planning programs.

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022 for B.Architecture

According to the  JEE Main Paper 2 Syllabus, you will be tested mainly on mathematics, aptitude, and drawing in the B. Arch entrance exam.

The question paper will have 82 questions, including 30 questions (20 MCQs & 10 Numerical Value Questions) from mathematics, 50 questions from aptitude, and two questions on drawing.

Each question carries four marks, and there is a negative marking for both Section A and B of the mathematics section.

Particulars JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern Details
Mode of Examination Computer-based examination except for Drawing section in B.Arch
Medium of Examination 13 languages
Duration of Examination 3 hours for general, 4 hours for PwD aspirants
Number of Sections Mathematics; Aptitude test; Drawing test
Type of Questions Mathematics- Multiple-choice questions and questions with numerical values as answers;  
Aptitude- Multiple-choice questions;
Drawing- Drawing aptitude
Number of Questions B.Arch: 82 Questions
Total Marks 400 Marks

JEE Main Paper 2 Mock Tests

JEE Main Paper 2 Mock Tests

JEE Main Paper 2 Marking Scheme 2022

Generally, solving JEE Main Paper 2 Question Papers will give you an idea about the difficulty level and the type of questions asked from these three subjects.

  • The two drawing questions carry 50 marks each.
  • The mathematics section will have two sections: Section A will have 20 MCQs, and Section B will have ten numerical value questions. However, you have to attempt only 5 out of 10 questions in section B.

Check out the table below to know the detailed marking scheme for the B. Arch program.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks
Mathematics 30 (20 MCQs + 10 Numerical Value Questions) 100
Aptitude 50 200
Drawing Test 2 100
Total 82 Questions 400

Read more: Best study timetable for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam

JEE Main B. Arch Exam Pattern 2022: Tie-Breaking Procedure

If you and other aspirants score the same marks in the exam, the NTA will follow the tie-breaking procedure as explained below while preparing the merit list:

  • Authorities will consider those who have NTA Score in the mathematics section
  • High NTA Score in the aptitude section
  • High NTA Score in the drawing section
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in all subjects of the test.
  • The NTA will consider the one with fewer wrong answers in the Aptitude Test.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the mathematics section.
  • Those who are senior in age will be given first preference.
  • Application number in ascending order

Read more: Important drawing questions with answers for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern for B.Planning 2022

If you are interested in pursuing B. Planning programs, you have to appear for the JEE Main Paper 2B. The exam is conducted in online mode, i.e., computer-based test mode.

The question paper includes 105 questions, and each question carries four marks. Also, there is a negative marking of -1 mark for each wrongly answered question.

Check out the detailed paper pattern from the post below and enhance your preparation for JEE Main Paper 2 Exam 2022.

Particulars JEE Main Exam Pattern Details
Mode of Examination Computer-based examination
Medium of Examination 13 languages
Duration of Examination 3 hours for general, 4 hours for PwD aspirants
Number of Sections Mathematics; Aptitude test; Planning test
Type of Questions Mathematics- Multiple-choice questions and questions with numerical values as answers
Aptitude- Multiple-choice questions
Planning- Multiple-choice questions
Number of Questions 105 Questions
Total Marks 400 Marks

JEE Main Paper 2 Cut Off

JEE Main Paper 2 Cut Off

JEE Main Paper 2B Exam Pattern 2022: Section-wise Weightage

According to the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam pattern, the mathematics section includes 30 questions (20 MCQs and ten numerical value questions), 50 questions from aptitude, and 25 questions from the planning section.

The exam is conducted for a total of 400 marks. In the mathematics section, out of 30 questions, you have to attempt only 25 questions.

The below table explains the marking scheme for the B.Planning course. As per the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern, you can attempt any 5 questions out of 10 numerical questions in the mathematics section.

Subjects No. of Questions Marks
Mathematics 25 (20+5); 5 Q&As as a numerical value 100
Aptitude 50 200
Planning Test 25 100
Total 105 Questions 400

Read more: List of colleges accepting JEE Main paper 2 score

JEE Main 2022 B. Planning Exam Pattern: Tie-Breaking Procedure

If you and other aspirants score the same marks in the B. planning exam, the NTA will follow the tie-breaking procedure as explained below while preparing the merit list:

  • Authorities will consider those who have NTA Scores in the mathematics section.
  • High NTA Score in the aptitude section.
  • High NTA Score in the planning-based questions.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in all subjects of the test.
  • NTA will consider the one with fewer wrong answers in the Aptitude Test.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the mathematics section.
  • The one with fewer wrong answers in the planning-based questions.
  • Those who are senior in age will be given first preference.
  • Application number in ascending order

Read more: Important aptitude questions for JEE Main Paper 2 exam

JEE Main Paper 2 Marking Scheme 2022

Both Section A and Section B of the mathematics section will also have negative marking form this year.

  • For every correct answer, you will be awarded +4 marks.
  • For every wrong question, you will lose a -1 mark.
  • And, no marks will be awarded or detected for un-attempted questions.

Check out the table below to know the detailed marking scheme for the JEE Main Paper 2 Exam.

Question Marks
Correct answer or the most appropriate Answer +4 Marks
Wrong Answer -1 Mark
Un-attempted Questions No Marks 

JEE Main Paper 2 Exam Pattern 2022: Medium of Paper

The JEE Main Paper 2 exam is conducted in 13 languages per the revised exam pattern. Check out the table below to know the medium of the question paper.

Language Exam Centres
English All Examination Centres
Hindi All Exam Centres in India
English and Assamese Exam Centres in Assam
English and Bengali Exam Centres in West Bengal, Tripura and Andaman & Nicobar Island
English and Gujarati Exam Centres in Gujarat, Daman, Diu, Dadra, and Nagar Haveli
English and Kannada Exam Centres in Karnataka
English and Marathi Exam Centres in Maharashtra
English and Malayalam Exam Centres in Kerala and Lakshadweep
English and Odia Exam Centres in Odisha
English and Punjabi Exam Centres in Punjab, Chandigarh, and Delhi
English and Tamil Exam Centres in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, and Andaman & Nicobar Island
English and Telugu Exam Centres in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana
English and Urdu All Exam Centres in India

Frequently Asked Questions

The JEE Main Paper 2 Exam will be conducted in both online and offline. 
Yes. There is negative marking in of -1 marks for every incorrect answer. There is no negative marking for unattempted questions & numerical value-based questions.
Paper 2A -BArch will comprise of 82 questions and Paper 2B (B.Planning) will contain 105 questions in total.
JEE Main Paper 2 Exam will be conducted in a total of 13 languages - Assamese, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Odia, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu in addition to Hindi, English and Gujarati.
As per the new exam pattern, 1 mark is deducted for each wrongly answered question. There is no negative marking for un attempted questions and numerical value-based questions.
Yes, There is a change in the B. Arch exam pattern. You can refer to the above post to get complete details about the pattern.
As per the JEE Main exam pattern for B.Arch, there will be three sections- Mathematics, Aptitude, and Drawing. There will be 30 questions in Maths section; 50 questions in the Aptitude section and 2 Drawing questions in the exam. The total number of questions in the JEE Main 2022 paper 2 is 82.
As per the JEE Main exam pattern for B.Plan, there will be three sections- Mathematics, Aptitude, and Planning. There will be 30 questions in Maths section; 50 questions in the Aptitude section and 25 Planning questions in the exam. The total number of questions in the JEE Main 2022 paper B. Planning is 105.

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