JEE Advanced 2020 is the big step for the admissions to the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IITs) and other prominent engineering institutes. Only those students will be eligible to sit for Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2020 who will clear JEE Main 2020. The students who sit for this exam have to fill out an application form for it. It is an important step which the candidates need to do. Before filing the application form, the eligible students shall check the eligibility criteria for the exam. The candidates should pay an application fee as well. The students will get the JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card after the application process gets over. It is an important document which the students have to carry with them along with some other documents as well. The JEE Advanced 2020 Result will be declared after the exam has been conducted on the official website. On the basis of the result, the students will be called for the counselling process.  Students can have a look at this page about JEE Advanced 2020 to know all the details about this exam which are important for the students.


JEE Advanced 2020

The number of JEE Main qualifying candidates eligible to appear for JEE Advanced are constantly increasing by 2000. Last time, 2,24,000 candidates appeared for the examination. Hence, it is expected that for JEE Advanced 2020, the total number of eligible candidates will be 2,26,000.

JEE Advanced 2020 Important Dates

The information about IIT-JEE 2020 will start releasing in the month of January but the details and registration will release around April / May 2020. The candidates can check all the expected duration for all the important dates of JEE Advanced 2020 from the table below.

JEE Advanced 2020 Important Dates
JEE Main 2020 Result Declaration 04th week of April 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Registration Start 01st week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Registration End along with fee payment 02nd week of May 2020
Admit card download 03rd week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Examination 04th week of May 2020
Copy of candidate response to be sent to the candidates 04th week of May 2020
Online Display of Answer Key 04th week of May 2020
Online Declaration of Result 02nd week of June 2020

JEE 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 summarised 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 Marking Scheme

After knowing the exam pattern, the next thing which they should know about JEE Advanced 2020 is the marking scheme for the exam. Like the exam pattern, the marking scheme of JEE Advanced 2020 is also not clear. The actual marking scheme of the exam is made available at the time of the examination only. However, as per the past trends, questions of 1 mark, as well as 2 marks, have been asked in the exam. Also, there might be negative marking as well in the examination. Candidates can have a look at the last year’s JEE Advanced Marking Scheme to have an idea of the marking scheme.

Paper 1

Exam Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type One or more options Single Digit Integer(0-9) Single Correct option
Number of Questions 7 5 6
Full Marks +4 (If correct answers are marked) +3 (for giving correct answer) +3 (for giving correct answer)
Partial Marks +1 ( for marking an answer corresponding to each correct option but no incorrect answer is marked)
Zero Marks 0( if no answer is marked) 0 ( in all other cases) 0 (if no answer is marked)
Negative Marks -2 (in all other cases) -1 (in all other cases)
Maximum Marks in the Examination 28 15 18

Paper 2

Exam Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type One or more options Single Digit Integer(0-9) Single Correct option
Number of Questions 7 7 4
Full Marks +3 (for giving the correct answer) +4 ( if correct answer is marked ) +3 ( if correct answer is marked)
Partial Marks +1( for marking an answer corresponding to each correct option but no incorrect answer is marked)
Zero Marks 0( if no answer is marked) 0( if no answer is marked) 0( in all other cases)
Negative Marks -1 (in all other cases) -2 ( in all other cases)
Maximum Marks in the Examination 21 28 12

JEE Advanced 2020 Important Books

JEE Advanced is the most competitive examination. Hence the students who shall appear for the exam must have the best books with them for the preparation. With the help of good books, the aspirants can clear their doubts and solve the questions as well during the exam. Take a look at all the important books which the students preparing for JEE Advanced 2020 must have with them.

Books for Mathematics:

S.No Book Author
1 Algebra Arihant
2 Differential Calculus Arihant
3 Integral Calculus Arihant
4 Vector and 3D Geometry Arihant Prakashan
5 A problem book in mathematical Analysis G. N. Berman
6 Maths XI & XII R.D. Sharma
7 Trigonometry S. L. Loney

Books for Physics

S.No Book Author
1 Problems in physics A. A Pinsky
2 Concepts of Physics Vol I and II H.C.Verma
3 Fundamentals of Physics Halliday, Resnick & Walker
4 Problems in General Physics I.E. Irodov
5 Aptitude Test Problems in Physics Krotov
6 A collection of questions and Problems in Physics L. A. Sena
7 Advance physics Nelkon and Parker

Books for Chemistry:

S.No Book Author
1 Organic Chemistry  Arihant Prakashan
2 Organic Chemistry Volume 1  I. L. Finar
3 Concept of Organic Chemistry  M. S. Chauhan

Books for Inorganic Chemistry:

S.No Book Author
1 Inorganic Chemistry  Arihant Prakashan
2 Inorganic Chemistry  J.D. Lee
3 Inorganic Chemistry  O.P. Tandon

Books for Physical Chemistry:

S.No Book Author
1 University Chemistry  Bruce H. Mahan
2 General Chemistry  Ebbing
3  IIT JEE Chemistry  O.P Agarwal
4 Physical Chemistry  O.P. Tandon

JEE Advanced 2020 Preparation Tips

Students who prepare for JEE Advanced 2020 always look for tips from the toppers for this exam since they are the role model for lakhs of students who appear for this exam. We bring to you some of these tips only which you will find useful while your preparation phase is underway. Students are advised that they look at these tips so that they can incorporate those and get good marks:

  • Be clear of the basic concepts. It is an important thing and can be tackled if they read from the NCERT. It should be used extensively first by the students and then they should move on to other books for preparation.
  • Solve questions of all difficulty levels. It should not be the case that you are practising only the easy type of questions. An ideal practice should be of all difficulty levels.
  • Mocks should necessarily be attempted in the test environment only. The mocks should be analysed as well. Through the analysis, the candidate should be able to take out what are their weak areas and how they need to focus on them.
  • Take proper rest and food every day. It is important for the proper functioning of brain which is crucial on the exam day. It should not be the case that the student is feeling tired or lazy during the exam. Hence proper sleep is essential.
  • Have the confidence and the belief that you will perform well in the exam. Just focus on the preparation and give your best on the exam day.

JEE Advanced 2020 Syllabus

Aspirants who are preparing for this exam must have the syllabus with them while they are preparing for the exam. If they have the syllabus with them, then they will know the topics which they need to prepare and thus not waste time on some other random topic. Take a look at the expected syllabus for JEE Advanced 2020 Exam.

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 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

a) Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)

  1. Female Candidate of all Categories- Rs 1300
  2. SC, ST, PwD Candidates-Rs 1300
  3. All Other Candidates-Rs 2600

b) Foreign Nationals

  1. Candidates from SAARC countries-USD 160
  2. Candidates from Non-SAARC countries- USD 300
  • Students Registering themselves for Foreign Examination Center

a) Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)– USD 160  for All Indian Candidates

b) 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
  • Category.
  • 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 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 Answer Key Challenge and Feedback

Students who shall appear for JEE Advanced 2020 Exam only can give the feedback to the answer keys which shall be released by the official conducting body. Through the feedback, the students will be able to send their doubts to the official body which shall decide upon the resolution to the queries of the students. After this, the final answer key for JEE Advanced 2020 shall be declared.

The students have to ensure that they submit all the queries well before the last date since, after the last date, no feedbacks will be taken from the students. Hence the students must take utmost care of all the start and the last dates.

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 Tie-Breaking Criteria

There might be a possibility that the two students may have the same score in JEE Advanced 2020. In such cases, the merit of the student shall be determined as per the tie-breaking criteria for JEE Advanced 2020. Take a look at the expected criteria for Tie-Breaker.

  1. Candidates having higher positive marks will be awarded higher rank for determining the criteria.
  2. In case, the first criteria are not met, then the merit shall be determined on the basis of who scores higher marks in Mathematics.
  3. If the above does not break the tie, the higher rank will be assigned to the candidate who has obtained higher marks in Physics.
  4. In case, none of the above satisfied, candidates will be assigned the same rank in the exam.

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 2020 Counselling

The students who qualify the JEE Advanced 2020 shall be eligible for the counselling to prestigious IITs and other aforementioned institutes. It will be conducted by JoSAA or Joint Seat Allocation Authority. The eligible students will have to fill in the choices for the colleges. They also might have to upload some documents as well in the online manner. After the college has been allocated, the student will have to report to the college for the document verification and other related processes. A separate brochure shall be released for the complete information for the choice filling and the counselling.

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
  • 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.

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