JEE Advanced

IIT-JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced is conducted every year by one of the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) namely IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, and IIT Roorkee or Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore under the aegis of the Joint Admission Board (JAB). Admissions to Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programmes (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the 23 IITs, including the Indian School of Mines (ISM) are done based on ranks obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced.

Those who qualify JEE-Main only are eligible to appear in JEE Advanced.

Eligibility Criteria

It always contains surprises, so it’s difficult to predict what will be the pattern. However, there are two papers each of 3 hour duration in a single day, namely Paper 1 and Paper 2.

Both papers contains questions from all three subjects, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Usually there are two types of questions, one “Only one correct answer” type in which marking scheme is +4 for correct and -1 for incorrect, and other is “One or more than one correct response” type in which you’ll only be rewarded +6 marks if you’ve marked all correct responses for a question, if not then you’ll be awarded -2 for it.

Apart from this there might be comprehensive problems, matrix match problems, assertion-reason problems etc. Again a student should try to score minimum 40% in JEE-Advance to get into a good IIT.

An average student (>85%) needs at least 2 years of preparation to crack JEE. Although most of the aspirants start preparing as early as grade 9th.