JEE (Main) 2020: Candidates Can change Center of Examination Due to Covid-19 Situation
Apr 10 2020 12:00PM
HRD minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ declared on Thursday that in view of the problem caused by Covid-19, the students appearing for JEE (Main) this year can make corrections in the application forms to include the choice of cities for centers.
NTA, an autonomous and self-sustained testing organization that conducts entrance exams for admission/fellowship in higher educational institutions, incorporating JEE (Main), issued a statement signed by the Director-General Dr. Vineet Joshi.
The statement was in continuation of public notice dated April 1 released by NTA regarding correction facility in the online application form for JEE Main 2020, and it further notified “in light of the hardships faced by the aspirants of JEE Main 2020 due to Covid-19 pandemic, the NTA has again expanded the scope of making corrections in the application forms to now also include the choice of the cities for the center”.
The NTA will make endeavors to allot Exam city to the aspirants in order of the choices now opted by them in their application form, subject to the availability of capacity in the desired city. “However due to administrative reasons a different city may be assigned and the decision of the NTA regarding the allotment of center shall be final,” assert the statement.
Correction facility in the particulars including choices of cities for center in the online application form is available now on the website and will be operational till April 14.