JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced 2020

IIT Delhi is conducting JEE Advanced 2020 on May 17. Official website off JEE advanced has been updated for the 2020 session. Along with the update in the official website ( important dates has also been released. The IIT Joint Admission Board (JAB) had announced to conduct the exam in United States, designating it as an overseas exam center. The IIT JAB is to shortlist top 2.5 lakh qualifiers of the JEE Main 2020 for appearing in JEE Advanced 2020. Candidates need to fill the application form as an initial stage of the JEE Advanced 2020. Candidates who have qualified the 10+2 exam along with the JEE Main 2020 are eligible to apply for JEE Advanced 2020. To know more about JEE Advanced 2020, scroll down and keep reading.

JEE Advanced 2020

Important Dates

JEE Main 2020 Result Declaration 4th week of April 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Registration Start 1st week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Registration End along with fee payment 2nd week of May 2020
Admit card download 3rd week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Examination 17 May 2020
Copy of candidate response to be sent to the candidates 4th week of May 2020
Online Display of Answer Key 4th week of May 2020
Online Declaration of Result 08 June 2020

JEE Advanced Syllabus with Analysis

The exam conducting body releases Syllabus of JEE Advanced every year. More or less, the syllabus is usually the same. Students appearing for the exam can refer NCERT textbooks for class 11 and 12 for the exam syllabus.

JEE Advanced Syllabus for Paper I consists of questions from the subjects of – Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.
Some of the major topics from each subject will be:

Physics: It consists of units & dimensions, speed of sounds, mechanics, thermal physics, electricity & magnesium, optics, modern physics and much more.

Chemistry: Physical Chemistry includes general topics as oxidation, reduction, gaseous & liquid state, atomic structure & chemical bonding, electrochemistry, surface chemistry etc. Inorganic Chemistry includes preparation & properties of non-metals, ores & minerals and etc. Organic Chemistry will include reaction of benzene, carbohydrates, amino acids 7 peptides etc.

Mathematics: It contain topics like Algebra, Matrices, Probability, Trigonometry, Geometry, Integral & Differential Calculus and much more.

For JEE Advanced 2020 Paper II:
Paper II comprise of simple drawing containing lines, angles, triangles and etc., surface texture, relative location, details of its components parts, common domestic or day to day life objects like equipment, furniture, architectural awareness questions, etc.

Opening and Closing Ranks

Opening and Closing Ranks for 2019

JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form

Candidates must check the following information regarding JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form before proceeding to fill the form:

  • JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form will be filled through online mode.
  • Candidates will be able to fill the form by first week of May 2020.
  • The online registration will get closed by second week of May 2020.
  • Candidates are advised to register with working email ID & mobile number at time of JEE Advanced 2020 registration to get login credentials.
  • Along with academic & educational details, candidates will also have to fill the exam city preference.
  • No correction facility in the application form will be provided by the board so candidates must fill the details carefully.
  • Candidates will have to submit scanned copies of all required documents.
  • Documents to be submitted at time of registration are:
  • 10th certificate (for Date of Birth verification)
  • Birth certificate (if it is not mentioned in 10th certificate)
  • 12th or equivalent examination certificate
  • Category Certificate (If SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL)
  • PWD certificate (if necessary)
  • PIO/ OCI certificate (if applicable), etc.

JEE Advanced 2020 Registration

It is the next step after checking the eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2020. The candidates have to get themselves registered for the exam. The registration portal will be available on the official website of JEE Advanced. The students shall have to complete 3 steps which include filling all the basic details, & choosing the test city, uploading some important documents and paying the registration fee. Students must ensure that they complete the application procedure along with the payment well before the last date.

They should also know that the registration fee shall not be refunded in any case. Candidates must also be curious to know about the expected registration fee for JEE Advanced 2020 Exam.

JEE Advanced 2020 Registration Fee

The students who are applying for JEE Advanced 2020 must pay the registration fee as well. Without paying the registration fee, the application of the student will be treated as invalid and they will not be able to sit for the exam. The registration fee is different for all the categories. They can pay the fee through the following means:

1.Credit Card
2.Debit Card
3.Net Banking

The details of the application fee shall be given by NTA. Until it is known, the students can take a look at the JEE Advanced 2018 Application Fee for reference purposes.Students registering for Examination in India

  1. a) Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)
  2. Female Candidate of all Categories- Rs 1300
  3. SC, ST, PwD Candidates-Rs 1300
  4. All Other Candidates-Rs 2600
  1. b)Foreign Nationals
  2. Candidates from SAARC countries-USD 160
  3. Candidates from Non-SAARC countries- USD 300
  • Students Registering themselves for Foreign Examination Center
  1. Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)– USD 160 for All Indian Candidates
  2. )Foreign Nationals:
  • Candidates from SAARC countries- USD 160
  • Candidates from Non-SAARC countries- USD 300

JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card

Those students who filled the JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form on time will only get the admit card for JEE Advanced 2020. It will be available online only on the official website. It shall not be sent by post. The JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card will contain the following details of the student:

  • Name
  • Roll number for JEE (Advanced) 2020
  • Photograph
  • Signature
  • Date of Birth
  • Address for correspondence
  • Name and address of the examination centre allotted to the candidate.

The admit card which the candidate shall download will be a temporary admit card. At the test centre, the student shall be provided, the original admit card of JEE Advanced 2020. It is advised to the students that they keep this original admit card with them till the admission process gets over.

JEE Advanced 2020 Official Website (Active!)

The official website for JEE Advanced ( has been redesigned for the commencement of JEE Advanced 2020 session. The official website has the exam date and the timings of the exam. Check the below image for the reference.

EE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern

Students who shall appear for JEE Advanced 2020 Exam must know its exam pattern. It is an important thing to do since JEE Advanced is a very much competitive examination and to crack it, requires a strategic preparation. For this, the exam pattern is not very much clear. Questions in the exam can be asked as Multiple Choice or Numerical Ability Type questions. We have summarized what could be the expected JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern.

  • Nature of the Exam: Computer Based Test (CBT)
  • Type of Question: Multiple Choice Question/Numerical Ability Type
  • Language of the Exam: Hindi and English
  • Number of Papers: 2; Paper 1 and Paper 2
  • Total Time: 3 hours for each paper
  • Total Questions: 54
  • Through this information, we are giving you a brief idea of how the JEE Advanced 2020 Exam can likely be. The complete picture of the exam shall be clear to the students at the time of exam only. Students are advised to practice all type of questions so as to be ready for any type of questions on the main day.

JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility Criteria

It is the next step which the candidates have to ensure that they check. Aspirants must ensure that they check the eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2020 before moving on to the application form section. The application and the eligibility of the candidate will be rejected if it is found that the student is not eligible. Check the expected eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2020.

  1. Performance in JEE Main 2020 Exam:The student who wants to appear for JEE Advanced 2020 must be in the top 2,24,000 which includes all categories in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2020.
  2. Age Limit: The student should have been born on or after October 01, 1993. A relaxation of 5 years shall be given to the students belonging to SC, ST and PWD candidates.
  3. Number of Attempts: The student is eligible to appear for the exam for a maximum of 2 times in two consecutive years.
  4. Appearnce in Class 12th or equivalent Exam: The aspirant
    should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first
    time in either 2019 or 2020.
  5. Earlier Admission in IIT- At the time of admission, the student should not have joined any program at any of IITs.

JEE Advanced 2020 Answer Key

The answer key for JEE Advanced 2020 shall be declared on the official website after the exam has been conducted. Only those students will be able to check the answer keys for JEE Advanced 2020 who appeared for both the parts of the exam. The response sheet of the candidates for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be sent to the candidates on their registered mail Id.

Through the answer key and the response sheet, the aspirants can calculate their estimated marks in the exam. For it, they can refer to the marking scheme for JEE Advanced 2020 Exam which has been given above on this page. Aspirants are allowed to send the feedback on the answer keys. It is necessary that the students send the feedback well before the last date.

JEE Advanced 2020 Scoring Scheme

JEE Advanced 2020 Exam will consist of 2 papers, each having 3 sections. The aggregate marks for the final rank list will be prepared as per the marks in each of the subjects for both the papers. The aggregate marks which the students shall obtain in JEE Advanced will be the sum of the marks scored in all the 3 subjects.

JEE Advanced 2020 Result

The JEE Advanced 2020 Result will be declared after all the feedback has been taken from the aspirants for the answer key which was uploaded on the official website. The result shall be declared for only those students who appeared for both the papers of JEE Advanced 2020 Exam. A separate rank list shall be prepared as per the category, for the counselling purpose.

JEE Advanced Cut off

Cut off is the minimum qualifying marks which must be scored in Advanced to be able to sit for counselling. JEE Advanced 2020 Cut off will vary institute-wise and category-wise.


As for the total marks, a candidate must obtain the below-set marks to qualify:

  1. Total marks to obtain in Paper 1 and 2- 372 (186 in each paper)
  2. Total marks in Physics- 124 (62 each in Paper-1 and Paper-2)
  3. Total marks in Chemistry- 124 (62 each in Paper-1 and Paper-2)
  4. Total marks in Mathematics- 124 (62 each in Paper-1 and Paper-2)

JEE Advanced Counselling Procedure

The counselling will be organized and managed by JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) for admission to IITs & ISM Dhanbad. It is expected to begin in June 2020. Check the stepwise JEE Advanced Counselling Procedure mentioned below.
Step 1- Registration
Visit to register
Enter your registration number, roll number, date of birth and password

Step 2- Online Choice Filling
Log-in using your credentials to choose branch, course and institute
Lock your final choices and take its printout

Step 3- Seat allotment

  • It will be divided into three categories namely,
  • Based on Date of Birth (DOB)
  • Nationality
  • Percentage of disability

Step 4 – Allocation of Seats

The final step in the counselling process is the allocation of seats. The allocation of seats will be done based on the seat matrix list provided by the participating colleges.

All the details regarding the availability of seats in the participating institutes and cutoff will be updated on the official website of JoSAA.

JEE Advanced 2020 Score Accepting Institutes

Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) accept the score of JEE Advanced. The IITs are:

  • IIT Kharagpur
  • IIT Bombay
  • IIT Kanpur
  • IIT Madras
  • IIT Delhi – Counducting IIT
  • IIT Guwahati
  • IIT Roorkee
  • IIT Ropar
  • IIT Bhubaneswar
  • IIT Gandhinagar
  • IIT Hyderabad
  • IIT Jodhpur
  • IIT Patna
  • IIT Indore
  • IIT Mandi
  • IIT (BHU) Varanasi
  • IIT Palakkad
  • IIT Tirupati
  • IIT Dhanbad
  • IIT Bhilai
  • IIT Goa
  • IIT Jammu
  • IIT Dharwad

Apart from IITs, there are other institutes as well which accept the JEE Advanced 2020 Scores. The students can take a look at these institutes and consider these as well while making the final decision. Check the list below:

  1. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc)
  2. Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) located in Berhampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Tirupati.
  3. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram
  4. Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Rae Bareli
  5. Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy, Visakhapatnam

The students are advised to directly contact the official websites personally to know the admission details of these colleges.

Programs Offered

Through JEE Advanced, participating IITs offer admission to following UG courses in Engineering, Sciences and Architecture. However, not all programs are offered in all the institutes.

  • Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) – 4 Years
  • Tech. Bachelor of Technology 4 years
  • Bachelor of Science (B.S.) – 4 years
  • Bachelor of Architecture B.Arch. – 5 years
  • Dual Degree B.Tech. – M.Tech. – 5 years
  • Dual Degree B.S. – M.S. – 5 years
  • Integrated M.Tech. – 5 years
  • Integrated M.Sc. – 5 years

FAQ’S (Frequently Asked Questions)

Can the JEE Advanced be cleared in 6 months?

Hello JEE Aspirants!
Yes it is possible but a desire from within as well as respective efforts has to be there from your end as well. Coming to the suggestions. Just do not start the things from scratch I suggest, just follow the things as per marks weightage. Solve quality problems. Follow the coaching notes religiously. Isolate yourself from social media, yes it is high time to do that for your JEE Advanced preparation Manage you time in smart and efficient way. Do not skip JEE Main previous year question papers. Revise whatever you study on daily basis. Just refine your concepts solving number of question on it.

Am I eligible for Jee Mains & Advanced (both) as I'm going for Improvement Exam (in 2020) in 3 subjects only (out of 5) Passed 12th in 2020!

Yes you will be eligible provided you pass all the three exams and then you need to secure 60 percent overall in order to get a chance to be eligible and you can sit in 2021.

How should one prepare for JEE Advanced physics?

Hello JEE Aspirants! For JEE Advanced physics you must follow a very simple strategy. Solve simple problems, yes practice simple questions. The real concept lies there only. Understand the concept and practice it number of times the same day from class notes. Clarity is important. Now practice level by level, I mean first solve simple questions and then proceed to moderate. Now the things which most people ignore is to practice subjective questions from JEE Physics previous year papers, that should be of a good quality. These are the only things that will check your concept clarity and step by step only you will be able to solve it. Thanks.

Why does JEE Advanced Pattern change every year?

The question paper of JEE Advanced is set up by a team of expert professors from different IITs. The pattern is changed every year to bring out the best students. Also, the judging parameter cannot be the same for an increase in the number of engineering aspirants. As JEE (Advanced) is a top-notch UG engineering entrance examination for admission to elite colleges. So,

What is the pattern for AAT?

The test will be held in offline mode. The question paper is divided into 5 sections which must be completed in 3 hours. The language of the question paper will be set in English only.

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