JEE Advanced 2020 new exam date is 27 September 2020. Now, IIT Delhi will conduct the JEE Advanced Exam. Joint Entrance Examination Advanced is a National level entrance exam. Aspirants can pursue Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Dual Degree programs in Engineering, Pharmaceutics, Sciences or Architecture through the JEE Advanced 2020 in all 23 IITs. Also, the exam is likely to be held in the US for the first time as decided in JAB meeting. The candidates who wish to appear in JEE Advanced 2020 must qualify in JEE Main as to secure a seat in one of the IITs. This article further tells about the JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility, Application forms and other important details.
JEE Advanced 2020 Latest Update
IITs are discussing a pattern change for the JEE Advanced 2020 in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. In this regard, the update will be mentioned here once announced.
Union HRD Minister Dr Ramesh Pokhriyal on Friday announced that the Board has decided that the candidates who will qualify the JEE Advanced 2020 will be eligible for admission to IITs irrespective of their class 12 marks. The decision has been taken due to the partial cancellation of class 12 board exams by several boards.
JEE Advanced 2020 has been postponed due to COVID-19 crisis. Now, As per the latest updates, JEE Advance 2020 new exam date is 27 September 2020.
What is New in JEE Advanced 2020?
This year instead of 2.4 lakh, 2.5 lakh JEE Man top qualifiers will be allowed to appear for JEE Advanced 2020. 2nd Paper which usually starts from 2:00 PM will now start at 2:30 PM. Check the complete schedule below:
JEE Advanced exam will be conducted on the United States of America (USA). The centre will be established in San Francisco.
JAB has also decided to remove exam centres from Colombo and Addis Ababa. The decision has been taken due to lower candidate record in previous years.
The JEE Advanced 2020 Application form date will be available online and henceforth delayed due to COVID-19. Candidates must visit the official website to download the information brochure/bulletin for all the essential information related to the Application form. Candidates should consider the following steps while filling the JEE Advanced 2020 Registration form:
Step 1: Visit the official website and log in with the Registration credentials of JEE Mains.
Step 2: After login, provide the basic data such as Personal, educational qualifications and the choices of cities for the examination. The candidate will also get an option of adding a mobile number and email id, in addition to the credentials provided during JEE MAINS 2020 registration.
Step 3: Candidates need to upload the scanned copies of all the required documents listed below:
1.For all candidates
Class X certificate( as per date of birth) or birth certificate.
Class XII or equivalent certificate.
If the name is not matching with Class X certificate, a gazette notification showing the change of name is to be provided.
2.For candidates under the GEN-EWS category
GEN-EWS certificate issued by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment.
3.For candidates under the OBC-NCL category
OBC-NCL certificate issued by Government of India in confirmation with the latest guidelines and updates on the Central List of State-wise OBCs.
4.For candidates under the SC or ST category
Caste certificate for SC or ST in confirmation with the latest guidelines of the Government of India.
5.For candidates under the PwD category
Physical Disability certificate issued by the notified medical authority.
6.DS Category certificate
7.PIO/OCI certificate( as applicable)
Step 4: Lastly, the candidates need to pay the registration fee.
JEE Advanced 2020 Application Fee
Mode of Payment: The registration fee can be submitted via online mode through payment gateways/Banks. The Registration/Application fee for JEE Advanced 2020 is given below:
JEE Advanced Application Fee 2020
Female candidates (All Categories)
Reserved category (SC/ST/PwD)
SAARC countries- USD 75
Non-SAARC countries- USD 150
JEE Advanced Application Fee for Examination centres outside India
JEE Advanced Registration Fee 2020
All Indian Nationals
All applicants (SAARC Countries)
All applicants (Non-SAARC Countries)
Note: The registration fee shown above does not include service charges/ processing fees as charged by the bank.
JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility Criteria
Candidates need to fulfil the given JEE Advanced 2020 eligibility criteria to appear in the exam. Check details below:
Performance in JEE Main 2020
To be eligible to give JEE Advanced 2020, the candidate must be among the top 2,24,000 students (including all categories) in Paper-1 of JEE Main 2020. Given below is information regarding the percentage of various categories of candidates :
JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility
Percentage of candidates
Candidates should have been born on or after 01 October 1994.
Five-year relaxation is given to SC, ST and PWD candidates.
Number of Attempts
Candidates are permitted to attempt JEE Advanced a maximum of two times in two consecutive years.
Earlier Admission at IITs
Candidates are not eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020, if
They took admission at any of the IITs in the past (whether or not they continued in the course); OR
They accepted admission by reporting at a reporting centre in the past; OR
If their admission to any IITs was cancelled in the past.
However, if they joined a preparatory course in any of the IITs in 2019 for the first time, they would be eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020. If candidates had paid seat acceptance fee in 2019, they would still be eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020 if,
They did not report at any reporting centre. OR
Withdrew before the last round of seat allotment. OR
Had their seat cancelled (for whatever reason) before the last round of seat allotment for IITs, during the joint seat allocation in 2019?
Note: In any of the above cases, the candidate is required to fulfil the Conditions from criterion 1 to criterion 4.
Foreign Candidate Eligibility: Candidates who are NOT citizens of India (by birth or naturalized) and have studied (are studying) abroad at 10+2 level or equivalent at the time of registering for JEE (Advanced) 2020, are treated as foreign nationals.
JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card
JEE Advanced Admit card will be available online. The candidates who have submitted the JEE Advanced 2020 registration form successfully can download the Admit Card for JEE Advanced 2020:
Candidates can avail the Admit Card from the official website by entering the registration credentials.
Candidates should carefully check the entries in the admit card and in case of any issues found they can contact the Chairman, JEE Advanced exam 2020 of the respective zonal coordinating IIT.
In case a candidate is facing a problem downloading the admit card, he/she should immediately contact the Chairman, JEE Advanced 2020 of the respective zonal coordinating IIT.
The JEE Advanced 2020 admit card will contain the below details:
Date of Birth
Note: A copy of the Admit card is mandatory to be produced at the time of examination.
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Schedule
The JEE Advanced 2020 entrance exam will be conducted by the IITs under the supervision of the Joint Admission Board (JAB). On the basis of this exam, candidates can take admission in the Bachelor's, Integrated Master's and Dual Degree programs in all the IITs. The final decision regarding candidate's admission in IITs will be done by JAB and it depends on their JEE (Advanced) 2020 score.
This exam is consists of two papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2. For each paper candidates will be provided with a duration of three hours. Candidate must have to appear in both the papers. The exam will be held in computer-based test mode.
JEE Advanced 2020
9:00 am to 12:00 noon
2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern
Exam patterns help candidates to prepare themselves well for the examination. So, candidates can refer to the JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern given below:
JEE Advanced Paper Pattern
Mode of Exam
CBT mode( Computer Based Test)
Type of Questions
Objective type( Multiple Choice Questions)
Paper 1: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Paper 2: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Duration of Examination
Paper 1- 3 hours (180 minutes)
Paper 2- 3 hours (180 minutes)
There will be negative marking in the paper and will vary for different papers
Medium of Language
English and Hindi
Note: Both the papers (Paper 1 and Paper 2) are compulsory. The result will be calculated based on marks obtained in both the papers respectively.
JEE Advanced 2020 Syllabus
The syllabus for JEE Advanced 2020 is given below for the candidates to get an idea about the various topics under each subject.
Syllabus for Physics:
Electricity and Magnetism
Syllabus for Chemistry:
Chemistry syllabus will include various topics from Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Organic Chemistry.
Gaseous and Liquid States
Atomic structure and chemical bonding
2. Inorganic Chemistry
Isolation/preparation and properties of non-metals
Preparation and properties of compounds
Transition elements (3d series)
Ores and Minerals
Principles of qualitative analysis
Preparation, properties and reactions of alkanes
Preparation, properties and reactions of alkenes and alkynes
Reactions of benzene
Amino acids and peptides
Properties and uses of some important polymers
Practical organic chemistry
Syllabus for Mathematics:
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Syllabus:
Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity
JEE Advanced 2020 Rank Lists
The JEE Advanced 2020 Rank List will be decided if the candidates fulfil the below-given Criteria:
Candidates who appear for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be considered for the ranking.
The marks scored in total in the subject Physics in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be equal to the marks allotted in Physics for JEE Advanced 2020
In the same waymarks for Chemistry and Mathematics will be calculated.
The rank list is prepared based on the aggregate marks obtained by a candidate in JEE Advanced 2020.
There will be no waiting list for ranking in JEE Advanced 2020.
Only those candidates who score the minimum prescribed marks in each subject and aggregate will be included in the rank list.
JEE Advanced 2020 Tie-Breaking
If the aggregate marks of two or more candidates are the same, then a tie-break policy is used for awarding ranks:
Step 1: Candidates having higher positive marks will be awarded a higher rank. In case if this also fails to break the tie then follow step 2
Step 2: Higher rank is assigned to that candidate who scored higher marks in Mathematics. If this also fails to break the tie, higher rank will be assigned to a candidate scoring high in Physics. If again there is a tie, then the candidates will be assigned the same rank.
Joint Entrance Exam Advanced 2020 results will be declared on the official website.
The aspirants can assess their JEE Advanced 2020 results with the help of their registration number and date of birth.
All India Rank (AIR) and Category Rank (CR) of qualified aspirants will be available on the online portal after the results are declared and the JEE Advanced 2020 counselling dates will be announced shortly after.
The aspirants who appeared for both paper I and Paper II will only be considered for Common Rank List (CRL).
Individual rank cards will not be sent to the candidates.
JEE Advanced 2020 Cutoff Marks
To be included in the rank list of JEE Advanced, the candidates must secure a minimum score in the exam. The minimum score varies from category to category and the same is given in the table below of JEE Advanced Cut off:
Minimum % of marks in each subject
Minimum % of aggregate marks
Common rank list (CRL)
GEN-EWS rank list
OBC-NCL rank list
SC rank list
ST rank list
Common-PwD rank list (CRL- PwD)
GEN-EWS-PwD rank list
OBC-NCL-PwD rank list
SC-PwD rank list
ST-PwD rank list
Preparatory course rank lists
JEE Advanced 2020 Counselling
The counselling process for JEE Advanced examination for the academic year 2020-21 will take place after the result is declared.
The seats in IITs, NITs, IIITs and other Govt. Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs) will be allocated by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority(JoSAA)
All the candidates who have qualified in the exam are eligible for admission and will have to participate in the joint seat allocation process by filling their choices of courses.
About Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT Delhi)
Indian Institute of Delhi ( IIT-D) is one of the finest institute of Engineering in India, established in the year 1961. It is one of the oldest IITs out of 15 that is renowned for Training, Research and Development in the fields of Science, Engineering and Technology. Since the institute has started over 35K students have passed in different disciplines such as Engineering, Physical Sciences, Management and Humanities, social science and more. Over 3541 have received PhD degrees. Almost 11970 students have successfully graduated with a B.Tech programme.
JEE ADVANCED Important Dates
JEE ADVANCED 2020 Form Date
01 May - 06 May 2020 (Tentative)
21 Sep - 26 Sep 2020 (Tentative)
JEE ADVANCED 2020 Exam Date
27 Sep 2020
JEE ADVANCED 2020 Result
28 Sep 2020 (Tentative)
Start of Seat Allocation Process
30 Sep 2020 (Tentative)
Joint Entrance Exam Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern
Question Paper Type :
Multiple Choice Questions
NOTE:There is a provision of negative marking which depends from paper to paper.
Question Paper Type :
Multiple Choice Questions
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques 1: What will be the cutoff for appearing in the JEE Advanced 2020?
Ques 2: What will be the official site of the JEE Advanced examination?
Ques 3: What eligibility is required to appear for the JEE Advanced?
Ques 4: Where can I apply for JEE Advanced examination?
Ques 5: Who can apply as foreign nationals?
Ques 6: Is JEE Advanced 2020 going to be postponed because of COVID-19?
Ques 7: How many attempts for JEE Advanced?
Ques 8: Which IIT will conduct JEE Advanced 2020?
Ques 9: How many students appeared for JEE Advanced 2019?
Ques 10: What is the toughest book for the IIT-JEE Advanced?
Ques 11: Which IIT is known to set the easiest paper for the JEE Advanced?
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Form Start Date:
01 May 2020
Form End Date:
06 May 2020
The last date to submit the form was on 06 May 2020