Joint Entrance Examination – Advanced (JEE Advanced), formerly known as Indian Institutes of Technology-Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE), is the second phase of the JEE examination conducted annually by one of the seven IITs on a rotational basis. It is a computer-based test which acts as a gateway for engineering aspirants who wish to land a much-coveted seat in prestigious engineering institutes like the IIT. On qualifying in the JEE Adanced, candidate is eligible to pursue various undergraduate courses, masters or dual degree programs at one of the 23 IITs and other top institutes. The test consists of Paper I & Paper II - both mandatory in order to appear on the merit list.
Mode of Exam
English and Hindi
Validity of Exam Result
All 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs)
Candidate should be less than 25 years of age (born on or after 01 October 1995) Relaxation of 5 years for SC, ST, and PwD candidates.
Minimum Qualification Needed
Candidate should be among the top 2,50,000 successful candidates in JEE Main 2020 (Paper I) Cleared 12th Standard Board exams from a recognised board of education and passed in all 5 Subjects.
Subject Requirements and minimum percentage
Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Other eligibility criteria
Special provisions for reserved seats
Candidate is allowed a maximum of two attempts in two consecutive years Candidates should not have accepted admission in any of the IIT earlier
Registration Fee for Examination Centres in India: Indian Nationals: Female Candidates (all categories) - INR 1400 SC, ST, PwD Candidates - INR 1400 All Other Candidates - INR 2800 Foreign Nationals: Candidates from SAARC countries - USD 75 Candidates from Non-SAARC countries - USD 150 Registration Fee for Examination Centres in Foreign countries All Indian Nationals - USD 75 Foreign Nationals: Candidates from SAARC countries - USD 75 Candidates from Non-SAARC countries - USD 150 (SAARC countries include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka)
Objective- MCQs, Numerical based questions &
Domains tested (syllabus)
Weightage given to each domain
Subjects & Marks
Announcement of the exam
07 July 2020
Provision of Admit Cards
To Be Declared (Postponed due to COVID-19)
Date of Exam
27 September 2020 (Rescheduled due to COVID-19) Paper I - 9:00 to 12:00 IST Paper II - 14:30 to 17:30 IST