JEE Advance

  • About Exam
  • Application Fee
  • Application Procedure
  • Cut-Offs
  • Documents to be Carried
  • Eligibility
  • Exam Pattern
  • FAQs
  • Intakes
  • Study Material
  • Syllabus
  • Test Centres

Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advance is held by the seven zonal IITs with guidance from the Joint Admission Board (JAB). This exam is organized for admission to the undergraduate courses leading to a UG, Integrated PG or UG-PG Dual Degree. This is a national level entrance exam managed by the IIT, Kanpur. via this exam, applicants can get admission into IITs & ISM. This IIT JEE exam is the second phase of JEE Main (Joint Entrance Examination).

Fees structure of the exam is given below according to their categories:-

CategoryMaleFemale
GENERAL  Rs. 2,600 + GST  Rs. 1,300 + GST  
SC   Rs. 1,300 + GST  Rs. 1,300 + GST
ST  Rs. 1,300 + GST    Rs. 1,300 + GST

  • Procedure for how to apply for this exam is explained strp by step here:-

    •  The applicants should visit the official website of the JEE.
    •  It is a 3 stage Process: Registration, Filling the Application form and paying the application fee. 
    •  A applicant should get registered with his/ her basic details- Name, Address, Mobile number and valid Email id.
    • The registration will create the applicant’s account on the JEE portal, which should be retained by the candidate until the completion of the selection process.
    • The login ID and password will be sent to the applicant’s Email id. By entering login credentials the candidate can access the Application form.
    • A applicant should fill all necessary columns in the application form.
    • A applicant should also pay the Registration fee for the JEE Advanced 2019 exam.  
  • Cut off of JEE Advance exam 2018 are given in detail according to their categories:-

    Category  Minimum Marks in Each SubjectMinimum Aggregate Marks
    Common rank list  (CRL)                                  12            126
    OBC-NCL                 11            114
    SC                 06             63
    ST                 06             63
    Common-PwD rank list (CRL)                                           06             63
    OBC-NCL-PwD rank list                 06             64
    SC-PwD rank list                 06             64
    ST-PwD rank list                 06             64
    Preparatory course rank lists                 03             32
  • Necessary documents that students needs to carry it to the examination hall:-

    • Seat Allotment letter from JOCSAP gateway
    • Original Admit card
    • (Duly filled) Application Form of the Brochure
    • Duly filled Medical Examination Report
    • Verification of date of birth Certificate
    • Certificate of passing  Class XII/SSC/Equivalent exam Mark sheet.
    • Category Certificate (OBC (NCL)/SC/ST/PwD/DS) issued by the competent authority according to the configuration in the JEE Advanced 2018 Brochure
    • For the foreign national applicants: Attested photocopy of the page in the passport containing  the name, photo and nationality
  • All applicants neet to read the JEE Advanced 2018 eligibility criteria before filling the online application form as ineligible applicants will not be allowed to attempt the entrance examination.

    • Only those students are allowed to appear for JEE Advanced exams, those who have given their board exam in 2017- 2018 for the first time and those who have appeared for JEE Mains online or offline 2018 exam.
    • Applicant should have been born on or after October 1, 1993, if belonging to the GEN or OBC-NCL category and on or after October 1, 1988, if belonging to the SC, ST or PwD category.
    • The applicant should be among the top 2,24,000 rankers (all categories included) in JEE Main 2018. Percentages of the total number of candidates for various categories is as follows: 50.5% for GEN (from the common rank list), 27% for OBC-NCL, 15% for SC and 7.5% for ST. in where each of these four categories, 5% horizontal reservation is available for PwD candidates.
    • A applicant can apply for JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times and that too in consecutive years. Therefore, this should be either the applicants FIRST attempt OR the SECOND consecutive attempt.
    • The applicant should have not taken admission (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR even accepted admission by paying the admission fee at any of the IITs or ISM in the past; even applicant  whose admission was canceled are NOT eligible. However, applicants who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs in 2017 can appear for JEE Advanced 2018.

Exam pattern of the exam contains of two papers that is given in detail below:-

  • There are 3 separate sections in both the papers, namely Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • The question papers will contain objective type that includes MCQ as well as numerical answer type questions.
  • Total 3 hours will be provided to each paper. Timings for papaer-1 will be 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and for paper-2, the timings will be 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • There is a procedure of negative marking for some of the questions.

JEE Advanced Paper 1

SectionNo. of QuestionsMarks per questionsNegative marking
Section 1             5                3            -1
Section 2             8                4            -2
Section 3             5                3            -1

JEE Advanced Paper 2

SectionNo. of QuestionsMarks per questionsNegative marking
Section 1             6                3            -1
Section 2             8                4            -2
Section 3             4                3             0

Q. How is the exam pattern for JEE Advanced Paper 1 & 2 different?
Ans: Applicants appearing in JEE Advanced 2018 have to attempt both Paper I and Paper II to be considered for admission. Both the papers will be of 3 hours duration each and include questions from – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Q. Which languages in the JEE Advanced available in?
Ans: The JEE Advanced entrance exam will be available in both English and Hindu languages.

Q. I made mistakes in my application. Will there be correction dates for JEE Advanced?
Ans: Applicants can make changes to the application form of JEE Advanced until it is submitted. Afterwards, there is no option to make corrections to the JEE Advanced application form.

Q. How many mobile number are required in the JEE Advanced 2017 Application Form?
Ans. You have to provide at least two mobile numbers in the application form.

Q. If I made a mistake in mentioning my category, would I be able to amend it?
Ans: Category once submitted is not subject to change.

Q. If I don’t appear in one paper, will my result be declared?
Ans: It is obligatory to appear in both papers, absenteeism in one paper would disqualify you.

  • Reference books for the prepration of the exam:-

    • Concept of Physics - By HC Verma (Volume 1 and 2)
    • Physical Chemistry – O.P Tondon
    • Numerical Chemistry – P Bahadur
    • Mathematics – Cengage
    • Trigonometry, Coordinate Geometry – SL Loney
    • Algebra – Hall and Knight
    •  Calculus – Thomas and Finney
  • Syllabus for the exam given above is in details as follow:-


    Chemistry
    Mathematics
    Physics

    1. Atoms and Molecules
    2. Gaseous and liquid states
    3. Atomic structure and     chemical bonding
    4.  Energetics
    5.  Chemical equilibrium
    6.  Electrochemistry
    7.  Chemical kinetics
    8.  Solid state
    9.  Solutions
     

     
    1. Surface chemistry
    2. Nuclear chemistry
    3. Principles of qualitative analysis: Groups I to V (only Ag+, Hg2+, Cu2+, Pb2+, Bi3+, Fe3+, Cr3+, Al3+, Ca2+, Ba2+, Zn2+, Mn2+ and Mg2+)
    4. Concepts: Hybridisation of carbon; σ and π-bonds
    5. Preparation, properties, and reactions of alkanes
    6. Preparation, properties, and reactions of alkenes and alkynes
     

    1. Reactions of benzene
    2. Phenols
    3. Carbohydrates
    4. Amino acids and peptides
    5. Properties and uses of some important polymers
    6. Practical organic chemistry
    7. Isolation/preparation and properties of the following non-metals
    8. Preparation and properties of the following compounds
    9. Transition elements (3d series)
    10. Preparation and properties of the following compounds
    11. Ores and minerals
    12. Extractive metallurgy

    1. Algebra
    2. Trigonometry
    3. Analytical Geometry
    4. Differential Calculus
    5. Integral Calculus
    6. Vectors


    1. General
    2. Mechanics
    3. Thermal Physics
    4. Electricity and Magnetism
    5. Optics
    6. Modern Physics

  • Some exam centers of the exam are as follows:-

    IIT BOMBAY ZONE

      Panaji
    Ahmedabad
     Rajkot
      Surat
      Vadodara
      Mumbai
     Nagpur
    Navi Mumbai
     Pune
     Ajmer
    Jaipur
    Jodhpur

    IIT DELHI ZONE

      Delhi ( East )
        Delhi ( West )
      Delhi ( North )
     Delhi ( South )
       Faridabad
       Gurgaon
      Jammu
       Indore
       Sikar
      Udaipur
      Aligarh
    Mathura

    IIT GUWAHATI ZONE

       Itanagar
       Guwahati
       Jorhat
       Silchar
        Gaya
      Katihar
        Muzaffarpur
       Patna
       Imphal
       Shillong
       Siliguri
       Dubai

    IIT KANPUR ZONE

       Bhopal
      Gwalior
        Jabalpur
       Haldwani
       Agra
       Allahabad
       Gorakhpur
        Jhansi
      Kanpur
       Lucknow


    IIT KHARAGPUR ZONE

    Port Blair
       Visakhapatnam
       Bhilai
       Bilaspur
        Raipur
      Bokaro
       Dhanbad
       Jamshedpur
       Ranchi
        Bhubaneswar
       Durgapur
       Kolkata ( North )
        Kolkata ( South )

    IIT MADRAS ZONE

        Nellore
        Vijayawada
        Hyderabad
        Warangal
        Bangalore
        Mangalore
        Kochi
        Thiruvananthapuram
        Chennai
    IIT ROORKEE ZONE

      Chandigarh
       Ambala
        Panipat
        Shimla
        Amritsar
        Jalandhar
       Ludhiana
       Dehradun
        Haridwar
       Moradabad
      Varanasi