JEE Main Preparation 2021

ByNavin Joshi  |  Updated on: Mar 19, 2021JEE Main 2021 exam for March session has concluded! Check JEE Main exam analysis, answer key, expected cutoff.
JEE Main 2021 exam for March session has concluded! Check JEE Main exam analysis, answer key, expected cutoff.
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How To Prepare For JEE Main 2021?

It is very important to know the right direction in which you need to put efforts to have fruitful results. The key is to lay out a proper and effective study plan so that there is no time wasted and no efforts going futile. JEE Main preparation tips will help you in developing the study plan so that you can effectively cover the entire syllabus with the best output. Taking coaching subjective for student to student but what matters the most is the understanding of concepts and time management. 


JEE Main Preparation Tips for Beginners 

  • Begin your preparation from class 11 itself. While choosing the stream, you are clear to appear for JEE exams, then you start preparing for it from class 11. 
  • Keep your basics clear by understanding the concepts and not cramming them for time being.
  • Assess yourself from time to time for better clarity.
  • Class 12th will offer you more elaborative concepts which will help you in building knowledge and understanding.
  • Two years are more than enough to have a thorough preparation for the JEE Main exam which you will be taking at the end of class 12.
  • Practice more and more questions which are exam-oriented and reinforces the topic effectively.


How to Prepare for JEE Mains? 

Even if you are not a beginner, you will still require JEE Main preparation tips so that you leave no chance of making mistakes and losing on the chance of getting into the prestigious colleges of the country.

Have Concrete Basics

your basics concrete. In case you feel that your basic knowledge is not as clear as it should be, you should go back and brush up the concepts from class11.

Practice Sample Papers

Have ample practice of sample papers as they will give you the idea of how the questions are going to be. Sample papers cover all the types of questions so that you are not alienated to any type of question in the JEE Main 2021 exam. 

Quality Study Material

Opt for good study Material so that there is no time wasted in looking for study materials for different subjects. Study material should be of the best quality that provides you with the most reliable and relevant information.

Exam-Oriented Questions

Practice more of exam-oriented questions so that you don’t waste your time in irrelevant questions. With exam-oriented questions, you can cover more syllabus material in less time with better understanding and clarity.

Effective reinforcement

With time to time assessment of the topics, you will be able to reinforce the concepts so that there is a thorough practice of the topics and there is no room for gaps and doubts in your preparation. 

Constructive Time-Management

With a vast syllabus to cover in a short span of time, you need to focus on strategizing your study plan so that you can effectively cover the topics in a stipulated amount of time. Students need to plan how much time needs to be given to a topic so that they do nit waste any time and make provision for revisions also.

JEE Main 2021 Important Books

Candidates need to refer to the best books for JEE Main preparation so that their performance is enhanced manifolds.





  • Trigonometry by S. L. Loney
  • Higher Algebra by Hall & Knight
  • Maths XI & XII by NCERT
  • Coordinate Geometry by S. L. Loney
  • Problems in Calculus of One Variable by I.A. Maron


  • Problems in General Physics by I.E. Irodov
  • Fundamentals of Physics by Halliday, Resnick & Walker
  • Concepts of Physics Vol I and II by H.C. Verma


  • Organic Chemistry by Paula Bruice Yurkanis
  • Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd
  • Inorganic Chemistry by J.D. Lee
  • Numerical Chemistry by P. Bahadur

JEE Main Topic-wise Statistics

Candidates can refer to the table below to understand the weightage of different topics that have been covered in the JEE Main exam in previous years. This will help them in streamlining their preparation and make it more fruitful.




Percent wise Coverage of Topics in JEE Main 2018




Heat & Thermodynamics


Electrostatics & Current Electricity


Magnetics & Electro-Magnetic Induction


Optics& Waves


Modern Physics


Simple Harmonic Motion, Waves & Elasticity


Semi-Conductor Devices, Electromagnetic Waves and Principles of Communication



Organic Chemistry


Inorganic Chemistry


Physical Chemistry



Co-Ordinate Geometry






Vector/3-D Geometry




Sets & Relations, Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics


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Navin JoshiMember since Nov 2018
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