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Facts, Syllabus and Pattern

What is JEE Advanced?

JEE Advanced 2020: JEE Advanced is the entrance exam for IITs and a few other colleges. JEE Advanced is the second entrance exam after JEE Main for students who are willing to seek admission in IITs. Every year, around 14-15 lakhs students appear for JEE Main and only around 1.5 lakhs students appear for JEE Advanced after which again only a few thousand students get selected for counselling and allotted in respective colleges.

JEE Advanced is considered to be one of the most difficult entrance exams in the country.

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Important dates

Exam Dates for JEE Advanced-2020

JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check below tentative JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Dates for various events:

Events Dates (Tentative)
Application form release 1st week of  May 2020
Application form last date 2nd week of May 2020
Last date for fee payment of application form 2nd week of May 2020
Admit card releasing 3rd week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date 3rd week of May 2020
Response (copy) to be sent to the candidates Last week of May 2020
Answer key releases Last week of May 2020
Receiving of objection (if any) Last week of May 2020
Result declaration of JEE Advanced 2020 2nd week of June 2020
Online registration of Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 2nd week of June 2020
AAT exam date 3rd week of June 2020
Result Declaration of AAT 3rd week of June 2020
Seat Allotment starts 3rd week of June 2020
Last date for seat allotment 3rd week of July 2020

* Dates are tentative and subject to change.

Results and Cut-off

Cut-off for JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced has several cut-offs, both subject-wise and aggregate. These cut-offs vary across categories, as shown in the following table:

Rank List Minimum Percentage of Marks in Each Subject Minimum Percentage of Aggregate Marks
Common rank list (CRL) 10.0 35.0
OBC-NCL rank list 9.0 31.5
SC rank list 5.0 17.5
ST rank list 5.0 17.5
Common-PwD rank list (CRL-PwD) 5.0 17.5
OBC-NCL-PwD Rank list 5.0 17.5
SC-PwD rank list 5.0 17.5
ST-PwD rank list 5.0 17.5
Preparatory course rank lists 2.5 8.75

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