Should you go for traditional pen and paper type exam or computer based exam? To be clear, computer based exam is not conducted over internet. It isconducted using LAN (Local Area Network) connection which is safe and secure. Lets see the most important benefits why you should go for compter based test. 

  • You can review or re-answer any question at any point of time during the examination using a click. No erasing is required. It takes less time than filling the bubble.
  • Computer based exam has the option to mark any answer for review at later stage during the examination.
  • You will see a panel on computer screen showing all the question numbers in different colour scheme which will indicate which are the questions answered, left un-answered and marked for review. You can jump from one question to another in no time.
  • You get the flexibility in choosing the exam date and time of your choice as per the convenience.
  • You get on-screen timer, indicating the time left for completion of exam. No need to see your watch again and again.
  • You can also save money as application fees is less as compared to pen-paper mode.

Points To Note: JEE Compter Based Test

Medium of examination will be English and Hindi. (Also Gujrati for students of Gujarat state)

The question paper will be mailed to you after the exam schedule is over.

There are four options of each question. You have to click one of the options using computer mouse which can be reviewed or re-answered any time during the duration of the exam.

You get sheets of paper for rough work and calculations.


What will happen in case there is some problem in computer during the examination?

There are extra computers available to take care of such problems and the time lost in change of system is compensated as each and every second is recorded by the server.

Will there be a question booklet like in offline examination?

In Computer Based Exam, the questions appear on computer screen along with the answer options. Instruction page is also displayed before the actual test begins. The time of reading of instructions is not the part of duration of exam.

Will I get the question paper as in Pen and Paper based exam?

Yes, the question paper along with the options marked will be mailed to you after the exam schedule is over.

In case of problem in computer or any other thing, will there be somebody to assist?

Yes, there will be qualified IT professionals at all the exam centres.

How can I know which are the questions left unanswered?

There is a panel on computer screen showing all the question numbers in different color schemes that indicate which are the questions answered, left unanswered and marked for review.