8.58 lakh students registered for JEE (Main), and became the first-large scale exam conducted in India during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Education Ministry also said that for JEE (Main), 7.41 lakh candidates out of 8.58 lakh have downloaded the admit cards. Only 332 candidates have requested for change of their center cities.
The computer-based JEE (Main) tests commenced from September 1, 2020, with attendance for Paper 2 for BArch/B Planning admission was 54.7%. For Paper 1 for BTech/BE admissions has been 81.6%, according to the National Test Agency.
15.97 lakh candidates have registered for NEET (UG) 2020, and the exam was held on September 13, 2020.
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