Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2020 is conducted to offer admissions to interested candidates in undergraduate engineering programmes at NITs (National Institutes of Technology), IIITs (Indian Institutes of Information Technology) and other centrally funded technical institutions (CFTIs) located across the country. JEE Main Paper-1 evaluates the aptitude of candidates who want to pursue BE/BTech at NITs, IIITs and CFTIs. This exam is also the eligibility test for JEE advanced which is the entrance exam to secure admissions in programs on offer by 16 IITs and Indian School of Mines (ISM). The top 2,24,000 score holders in JEE Main are only eligible to apply for JEE Advanced exam.,Till now the exam was being conducted by CBSE, however, from 2019 JEE Main will be held by the NTA (National Testing Agency). From 2019, JEE Mains will be conducted twice a year. The exam will be held in January and April. More details are awaited.