JEE Advanced Exam

Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) Exam

What is JEE Advanced Exam?

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India and the Central Board of Secondary education (CBSE), New Delhi introduced the national level common entrance exam called Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). JEE will be conducted by the JEE Apex Board for admission to Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs and other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions.

The Joint Entrance Exam will be conducted in two parts, JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. JEE (Main) replaces the AIEEE entrance exam and JEE (Advanced) replaced the IIT-JEE entrance exam from 2017. The aim of the common entrance test has been mooted to reduce stress on students., who have to appear for multiple entrance examinations and to give greater relevance to the school education, especially the class 12 board examinations.

JEE Advanced Exam Details 

JEE Advanced will be jointly conducted by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee. These institutes are henceforth referred to as the zonal IITs.

Only 2,24,000 of the top rankers in JEE (Main), which includes students from all categories (GE, OBC (NCL), SC and ST) will be eligible to appear in JEE Advanced (hitherto known as IIT-JEE) for admission to IITs, IIT BHU and ISM Dhanbad.

Notice in this regard has been issued by the IIT system separately. In JEE Advanced, there will be two question papers, each of three hours duration. The question papers will be bilingual (in English and Hindi). Each of the question papers will consist of three separate sections on Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

The questions will be of objective type, designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates. In some sections, incorrect answers will be awarded negative marks. The answers for each of the questions are to be marked on a separate, 2-sheet carbonless paper. Candidates are advised to click the below link to get the more details about JEE Advanced.

Exam name Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced
Conducted by  IIT Delhi
Exam mode  Computer-based (Online) 
Language  English & Hindi 
Phone number  +91 11 26591785

JEE Advanced 2021

IIT Delhi is the organising institute of JEE Advanced 2021. The exam will be conducted by the IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) 2021. Therefore the performance of a candidate in this examination will form the basis for admission to the Bachelors, Integrated Masters and Dual level degree programmes (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the IITs. The decisions of the JAB 2020 will be final in all matters related to JEE (Advanced) 2021 and admission to IITs.

JEE (Advanced) 2021 will have two papers. Both the papers are compulsory. Each paper is of 3 hours duration and will have questions in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. The complete examination will be conducted in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode only. The questions will be in both English and Hindi languages. The candidates will have the option to choose the preferred language during the examination.

JEE Advanced 2021 Important Dates 

The organising institute, IIT Delhi, has released the official notice regarding the exam date. HRD Minister announced the fresh exam date for JEE Advanced 2021. The exam date is July 3, 2021.  

Event Date
JEE Advanced official brochure release March 2021
Application process April 2021 
JEE Advanced admit card  June 2021 
JEE Advanced exam date  July 3, 2021 
JEE Advanced answer key July 2021
JEE Advanced result July 2021 
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Exam July 2021
AAT result declaration   July 2021
Seat allotment process begins  August 2021

Difference Between JEE Main And JEE Advanced

  • In order to appear for the JEE Advanced, JEE Main is the eligibility test. 
  • The National Testing Agency (NTA) vested with the authority to conduct the JEE Main from 2019 onwards. 
  • IITs under the guidance of Joint Admission Board (JAB) on rational basis will conduct the JEE Advanced. 
  • Only top 2,24,000 students in JEE Main including reserved categories are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced. 
  • Candidates can appear JEE Advanced only for two consecutive times. Students can appear for three times consecutively years for JEE Main. 
  • There is no fixed exam pattern for JEE Advanced. For JEE Main, NTA defines the clear exam pattern. 

JEE Advanced Participating Institutes 

Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are believed to be the pioneer institutes in India for engineering and technology.  Candidates who qualify in JEE Advanced will get admission in the below institutes.

  1. Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi – IIT(BHU)
  2. Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai – IITBhilai
  3. Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar – IITBBS
  4. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay – IITB
  5. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi – IITD
  6. Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) – IIT (ISM)
  7. Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad – IITDharwad
  8. Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar – IITGN
  9. Indian Institute of Technology Goa – IITGoa
  10. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati – IITG
  11. Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad – IITH
  12. Indian Institute of Technology Indore – IITI
  13. Indian Institute of Technology Jammu – IITJammu
  14. Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur – IITJ
  15. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur – IITK
  16. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur – IITKgp
  17. Indian Institute of Technology Madras – IITM
  18. Indian Institute of Technology Mandi – IITMandi
  19. Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad – IITPKD
  20. Indian Institute of Technology Patna – IITP
  21. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee – IITR
  22. Indian Institute of Technology Ropar – IITRPR
  23. Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati – IITTP

JEE Advanced Academic Programmes 

IITs across the country offer a range of undergraduate courses for admission to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree in Engineering, Sciences, or Architecture. Candidates can also convert the 4-year Bachelor’s program to B.Tech (Honors) and/or B.Tech. with Minors in a few IITs. Candidates should note that all the programs and courses are not available in all the institutes. The medium of instruction for the programmes will be in English only. 

The important point students should remember is the courses displayed below are only those academic programs for which admission is based on JEE Advanced examination. The Institutes also offer other academic programs such as B.Des., M.Tech., M.Sc., M.Des., Ph.D., etc. with different eligibility and admission criteria. Here is the list of courses offered. 

Degree Name Duration
B.Tech. Bachelor of Technology 4 years
B.S. Bachelor of Science 4 years
B.Arch. Bachelor of Architecture 5 years
Dual Degree B.Tech.-M.Tech. Dual degree Bachelor of Technology and Master of Technology 5 years
Dual Degree B.S. – M.S. Dual Degree Bachelor of Science and Master of Science 5 years
Integrated M.Tech. Integrated Master of Technology 5 years
Integrated M.Sc. Integrated Master of Science 5 years

JEE Advanced Exam Analysis 2020

The organising institute, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee, has conducted the JEE Advanced 2020 examination on September 27 in two shifts. The first paper held between 9 AM to 12 noon and the second paper between 2 PM and 5 PM. Around 1.8 lakh candidates appeared for the entrance exam though 2.5 lakh aspirants are eligible for the exam. The JEE Advanced is a computer-based test (CBT) and the total number of questions is 54. However, the total number of marks for Paper-II was increased from 180 to 186. The total number of questions is 186 which is divided into two parts.

Compared to the previous year, many test-takers believe that the question paper is moderate. Students also felt that paper-I was tougher than paper-II. The chemistry and mathematics were moderately difficult. Explore the JEE Advanced exam analysis. 

JEE Advanced 2020 Paper-I Analysis

  • Paper-I is tougher compared to paper-II. 
  • The questions in mathematics range between moderate to tough. 
  • The questions in chemistry were relatively easier. 
  • The question in physics was from Class 12 and moderate. 
  • Many questions were tricky in paper-I. 

JEE Advanced 2020 Paper 2 Analysis

  • The mathematics part was the toughest in the paper.
  • The questions from matrices and differential equations tricky in the mathematics section.
  • The chemistry was easy but the physics was moderate. 
  • A few questions were asked from the physical chemistry. 
  • There is a balance between organic and inorganic chemistry. 

JEE Advanced Result 2020 

The organising institute, IIT Delhi, is responsible for releasing the JEE Advanced result 2020. Candidates who qualify and obtain the minimum cut-off score are only eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced examination. The institute has released the answer key for JEE Advanced and accepts the objections prior to the release of JEE Advanced results. 

This year, around 1.73 lakh candidates have appeared for the JEE Advanced 2019 examination though over 2.4 lakh students are qualified to take the entrance exam. The JEE Advanced exam held on September 27, 2020. Aspirants have to note that the ranking may vary depending upon the courses and personal choices. One can check the opening and closing ranks of the top courses in the IITs. 

How To Check JEE Advanced Result 2020

  • Visit the official website of JEE Advanced - 
  • Click on the JEE Advanced result link on the homepage. 
  • Enter the login details such as registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email. 
  • Submit the details to access the result. 
  • Download the JEE Advanced result 2020 and take a printout of the same for future reference. 
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date Likely To Defer

The organising institute, IIT Kharagpur, is likely to reschedule the JEE Advanced 2021 exam date. The authorities are reviewing the situation of the COVID-19 pandemic and likely to make a decision soon. 

The JEE Advanced 2021 exam is scheduled for July 3. With postponing for JEE Main April and May 2021 sessions, it will be difficult to conduct the JEE Advanced exam on the scheduled date. 

28 April 2021
JEE Advanced 2021 Website Is Active And Exam Date Is July 3

The JEE Advanced website is active now. The entrance exam will be held on July 3, 2021. Candidates who are aspiring for the exam can check the latest updates on the official website. 

Candidates can download the JEE Advanced 2021 syllabus pdf from the official website. The exam consists of two papers. The sources suggest that over 2.4 lakh candidates are likely to be eligible for the JEE Advanced 2021 exam.

21 January 2021
JEE Advanced 2021 To Be Held On July 3

Minister of Education Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal has announced that the JEE Advanced 2021 will be conducted on July 3. He also announced that the educational criteria of securing 75 per cent in board exams for obtaining admissions to the IITs has been relaxed.

Usually, the first set of 2.5 lakh students passing the JEE Main exam will be eligible to take up the JEE Advanced which now will be conducted on July 03, 2021 by IIT Kharagpur.

8 January 2021
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date Will Be Announced On January 7

Union Education Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ has announced that the JEE Advanced 2021 exam date and eligibility criteria for admission into IITs will be revealed on January 7 at 6 PM.  Minister has informed the details through a tweet on his official Twitter handle.

Minister tweeted, “My dear students, I will announce the eligibility criteria for admission in #IITs & the date of #JEE Advanced on 7th Jan at 6 PM. Stay tuned!”

JEE Advanced exam will be held for admission to programmes in IITs. 

4 January 2021
Candidates Who Missed JEE Advanced 2020 Can Appear For 2021 Exam

Joint Admission Board (JAB) has granted permission to candidates who missed JEE Advanced 2020 examination due to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic can reappear for IIT JEE 2021 exam.

Candidates who had registered for the JEE Advanced 2020, but were absent in the exam can reappear for JEE Advanced 2021 examination. The exam authority has granted permission to candidates who have not appeared and qualified in JEE Main 2021 to appear for IIT JEE 2021 exam.

14 October 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Result Declared
JEE Advanced 2020 Response Sheet Released
JEE Advanced 2020 Question Papers Released
JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card Released
Over 1.6 Lakh Students Registered For JEE Advanced 2020
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