JEE Advanced Engineering Exam

What is JEE (Advanced) 2016?

Seven zonal IITs (under the directives of the Joint Admission Board) conduct Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2016. The performance of a candidate in this examination will form the basis for admission to the Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the IITs and the ISM. The decisions of the JAB 2016 will be final in all matters related to JEE (Advanced) 2016 and admission to IITs and ISM.

Eligibility Criteria for JEE Advanced 2016:

  • Criterion 1 – Performance in JEE (Main) 2016
  • Criterion 2 – Age limit: The candidate should have been born on or after October 1, 1991 if belonging to the GEN or OBC-NCL category and on or after October 1, 1986 if belonging to the SC, ST or PwD category.
  • Criterion 3 – Number of attempts: A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times and that too in consecutive years.
  • Criterion 4 – Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination.
  • Criterion 5 – Earlier admission at IITs/ISM:
  • The candidate should not have been admitted (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR even accepted the seat by paying seat acceptance fee at any of the IITs or ISM in the past.

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Application Procedure for JEE Advanced 2016:

  • Candidates should register for appearing in JEE (Advanced) 2016. Registration is only through the online portal where detailed instructions will be provided. The procedure consists of three basic steps:
  • After login, provide the basic data including the choice of the language of question paper (English or Hindi) and the choices for the cities of examination.
  • Upload the scanned copies of all requisite documents.
  • Pay registration fee. Registration fee is neither refundable nor transferable.
Category Male Female
Examination Centers in India
GEN, OBC-NCL Rs. 2000 Rs. 1000
SC, ST, PwD Rs. 1000 Rs. 1000
Examination Center in Dubai
All Categories USD 220 USD 220

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Paper Pattern for JEE Advanced 2016:

  • In JEE (Advanced) 2016, there will be two papers, each of three hours duration.
  • The question papers will be printed separately in English and Hindi. Candidates have to specify their choice of question paper language at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2016.
  • Each of the question papers will consist of three separate parts in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • The questions will be of objective (multiple choice) type, designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates.
  • In some sections, incorrect answers may be awarded with negative marks.

Important Dates:

  • Registration for JEE (Advanced) 2016: Friday, April 29, 2016 to Wednesday, May 04, 2016.
  • Admit card available for downloading: Wednesday, May 11, 2016 to Sunday, May 22, 2016.
  • Date of JEE Advanced: Sunday, May 22, 2016.
  • Online display of ORS and scanned responses:Wednesday, June 01, 2016 to Saturday, June 04, 2016.
  • Online display of answer keys:Sunday, June 05, 2016.
  • Feedback and comments on answer keys from the candidates: Sunday, June 05, 2016 to Tuesday, June 07, 2016.
  • Online declaration of Results: Sunday, June 12, 2016.
  • Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test: Sunday, June 12, 2016 to Monday, June 13, 2016.
  • Architecture Aptitude Test: Wednesday, June 15, 2016.
  • Declaration of Results of AAT: Sunday, June 19, 2016.

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Eligibility Criteria for JEE (Advanced) 2017

The performance of a candidate in Joint Entrance Exam Advanced (JEE Advanced-2017) will form the basis for admission to the bachelor’s, integrated masters and dual degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the IITs and the ISM. The JEE Advanced will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017.

Eligibility Criteria for JEE Advanced 2017:

  • Criterion 1 – Performance in JEE (Main) 2016: Candidates should be among the top 2, 20, 000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017.
  • Criterion 2 – Age limit: Candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1992. Five years relaxation is given to SC, ST and PwD candidates, i.e., these candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1987.
  • Criterion 3 – Number of attempts: A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years. Therefore, candidates who appeared in JEE (Advanced) 2016 for the first time are also eligible.
  • Criterion 4 – Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination:

A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017.

However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination Results for the academic year 2014-15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.

Criterion 5 – Earlier admission at IITs: A candidate should not have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) or accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.

Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.

Paper Pattern for JEE (Advanced) 2017

Under the guidance of the JAB 2017, Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2017 will be conducted by the seven zonal IITs. The performance of a candidate in this examination will form the basis for admission to the bachelor’s, integrated master’s and dual degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the IITs and the ISM. The decisions of the JAB 2017 will be final in all matters related to JEE (Advanced) 2017 and admission to IITs and ISM.

Paper Pattern for JEE Advanced 2017:

  • In JEE (Advanced) 2017, there will be two papers, each of three hours duration.
  • The question papers will be printed separately in English and Hindi.
  • Each of the question papers will consist of three separate parts in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
  • The questions will be of objective (multiple choice) type, designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates.
  • In some sections, incorrect answers may be awarded with negative marks.

Syllabus:

  • For JEE (Advanced) Chemistry syllabus, please click here.
  • For JEE (Advanced) Physics syllabus, please click here.
  • For JEE (Advanced) Mathematics syllabus, please click here.

Schedule of JEE Advanced 2017:

  • Paper 1: 09:00 to 12:00 hrs (IST)
  • Paper 2: 14:00 to 17:00 hrs (IST)

The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2016 [JEE (Advanced) 2016] will be conducted by the seven zonal IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) 2016.

Registration Process for JEE Advanced 2016:

Registration Procedure:

    • Candidates should register for appearing in JEE (Advanced) 2016. Registration is only through the online portal where detailed instructions will be provided. The procedure consists of three basic steps:
    • After login, provide the basic data including the choice of the language of question paper (English or Hindi) and the choices for the cities of examination.
    • Upload the scanned copies of all requisite documents.
    • All candidates:
      • Class X certificate if the date of birth is mentioned in it OR birth certificate.
      • Class XII (or equivalent examination) certificate (for those who appeared for this examination in 2015).
      • If the name is not same as in the Class X certificate, gazette notification showing the change of name.
    • Candidates seeking admission under the OBC-NCL category: OBC-NCL certificate (FORM-OBC-NCL) issued on or after June 1, 2015 and conforming to the latest guidelines of the Government of India.
    • Candidates seeking admission under the SC or ST category: Caste (for SC) or tribe (for ST) certificate (FORM-SC/ST).
    • Candidates seeking admission under the PwD category: Disability certificate (FORM-PwD [II/III/IV], whichever is applicable]) issued by a district medical board / competent authority. Dyslexic candidate needs to submit FORM-DYSLEXIC instead of FORM-PwD.
      • Candidates needing the services of a scribe: Request letter to the Chairman of the respective zonal IIT (form-scribe).
    • Candidates seeking admission under the DS category: Certificate (FORM-DS) issued by a competent authority in the Directorate of Resettlement and Rehabilitation, New Delhi under the Ministry of Defence or the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India.
    • Candidates whose class XII examination board is outside India: A certificate from the Association of Indian Universities to the effect that the examination qualified by the candidates is equivalent to the class XII examination.
    • Pay registration fee. Registration fee is neither refundable nor transferable.
Category Male Female
Examination Centers in India
GEN, OBC-NCL Rs. 2000 Rs. 1000
SC, ST, PwD Rs. 1000 Rs. 1000
Examination Center in Dubai
All Categories USD 220 USD 220

For moreinformation about JEE Advanced 2016, please visit here.

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