JEE (Main) 2016 was conducted on 3 April for students opting to take this exam in offline (Pen-Paper) mode. About 12 Lakh students are expected to appear for the exam in offline and online modes.

JEE (Main) 2016 was conducted in two parts - Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 was conducted from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm and Paper 2 (for B. Arch. aspirants) was conducted from 2 pm to 5 pm.

The pattern of the paper was same as that of the last year. The paper had 90 questions each carrying 4 marks. All questions were objective type with single correct option. Each subject had 30 questions.

Number of questions from different topics is given below.

Physics

  • Electrodynamics: 6
  • Heat & Thermodynamics: 3
  • Mechanics: 7
  • Optics: 3
  • SHM & Waves: 3
  • Modern Physics: 8

Chemistry

  • Physical Chemistry: 8
  • Inorganic Chemistry: 12
  • Organic Chemistry: 10

Maths

  • Algebra: 10
  • Coordinate Geometry: 7
  • Differential Calculus: 5
  • Integral Calculus: 4
  • Trigonometry: 2
  • Probability & Statistics: 2