IIT JEE Advanced 2020 Information

What is JEE Advanced ?

JEE Advanced 2020 will be organized by one of seven Zonal Coordinating IITs on behalf of Joint Admission Board (JAB). JEE Advanced is a national level entrance exam to get admission in Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree. Through this exam, candidates can get admission in Engineering, Sciences or Architecture courses. 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. Examination will be held on 3rd week of May, 2020. The entire JEE (Advanced) 2020 Examination will be conducted in fully computer based test mode. The exam consists of two papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2, each of three hours' duration, and will be held in two sessions. Both the papers are compulsory.

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JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria & Registration

It is a national level entrance test. It is organized to offer admission in BE/B.Tech and B.Arch/B.Plan courses. NITs, CFTIs and various other colleges and institutions of India consider the JEE Main scores for providing admission. For admission in IITs & ISM Dhanbad, students have to qualify both examinations, i.e. JEE Main and JEE Advanced. It will be conducted twice in a year by NTA. Check details about JEE Main 2020 including application form, eligibility, exam date, exam pattern, syllabus, etc.

Candidates must check the following JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility Criteria before registering for exam:

  • Nationality: All Indian National (including OCI/PIO) and foreign national candidates will be eligible to apply.
  • Age limit: Candidates must have born on or after October 1, 1993. 5 years of relaxation will be given to SC, ST and PWD candidates.
  • Number of attempts: Candidates will only be able to apply JEE Advanced maximum of two times in two consecutive years.
  • Eligibility for 15% All India Quota Seats: Candidates belonging to J&K states are eligible to apply under 15% All India Quotas only on the basis of self-declaration.
  • Qualification: Candidates must have cleared their 10+2 or equivalent examination in 2019 or 2020.
  • Mandatory: It will be mandatory to appear in JEE Main 2020 for applying JEE Advanced 2020.
  • Percentage: Candidates must have scored 75% marks (65% for SC/ ST/ PWD category in 12th or equivalent examination.
  • Performance: Candidates will have to come under the top 224,000 qualifying candidates in paper 1 of JEE Main 2020 (including all categories).
  • Earlier admission at IITs: Candidates who will be admitted to any preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2020 will be eligible to apply in JEE Advanced 2020. Candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled after joining any IIT will also be not eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020. However, those paid seat acceptance fee but doesn’t report at center OR cancelled their seat before last allotment round in the year 2019 are eligible for JEE Advanced 2020.

JEE Advanced Registration Process

The interested candidates are advised to check eligibility criteria be he/she start with application process. The candidates can complete their registration online from the official website of JEE Advanced. The registration process will starts most probably from 1st week of May 2020. First of all the candidates need to create their account so that for further procedure they can activate their account by providing login details.


The registration fees for different category candidates are as follows-
  • For examination centre in India
    • For female candidates the fee will be Rs. 1300/-
    • For SC/St/PWD candidates the fee will be Rs. 1300/-
    • For All other candidates the fee will be Rs. 2600/-
  • For exam centres outside India
    • All candidates (SAARC Countries) fee will be USD 160
    • All candidates (Non-SAARC Countries) fee will be USD 300

JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date & Pattern

Events Dates (Announced)
Online Registration Starts 1st week of May 2020
Online Registration Closes 2nd week of May 2020
Admit Card Availability 3rd week of May 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date 3rd week of May 2020
Online display of ORS and scanned responses Last week of May 2020
Answer Key Released Last week of May 2020
Receiving feedback from candidates on answer keys Last week of May 2020
Declaration of Result 2nd week of June 2020
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Online Registration Date 2nd week of June 2020
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Exam Date 3rd week of June 2020
AAT Result Declaration Date 3rd week of June 2020
Seat Allotment Starts 3rd week of June 2020
Last date for seat allotment 3rd week of July 2020
  • Date of Exam: The examination will be organized on 3rd week of May 2020.
  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be held through online mode (computer based test).
  • No. of Papers: The exam will be comprised of two papers (Paper 1 & 2).
  • Attempts: Candidates have to attempt both the papers.
  • Language: The question paper will be asked in English & Hindi Language.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
  • Type of Questions: The question paper will contain objective type questions (multiple choice and numerical answer type).
  • Subjects: The question paper of both the paper will consist of the three separate sections which include Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.

Physics

S.No Chapter
1 General Physics
2 Mechanics
3 Thermal physics
4 Electricity and Magnetism
5 Optics
6 Modern physics

Physical Chemistry

S.No Chapter
1 General Topics
2 Gaseous and liquid states
3 Atomic structure and chemical bonding
4 Energetics
5 Chemical equilibrium
6 Electro chemistry
7 Thermodynamics
8 Chemical kinetics
9 Solid state
10 Solutions
11 Surface chemistry
12 Nuclear Chemistry

Inorganic Chemistry

S.No Chapter
1 Isolation/preparation and properties of non-metals
2 Preparation and properties of compounds
3 Transition elements (3d series)
4 Ores and Minerals
5 Extractive metallurgy
6 Principles of qualitative analysis

Organic Chemistry

S.No Chapter
1 Concepts
2 Preparation, properties and reactions of alkanes
3 Preparation, properties and reactions of alkenes and alkynes
4 Reactions of benzene
5 Phenols
6 Characteristic reactions
7 Carbohydrates
8 Amino acids and peptides
9 Properties and uses of some important polymers
10 Practical organic chemistry:

Mathematics

S.No Chapter
1 Algebra
2 Trigonometry
3 Analytical geometry
4 Differential calculus
5 Integral calculus
6 Vectors

Architecture Aptitude Test

S.No Chapter
1 Freehand drawing
2 Geometrical drawing
3 Three-dimensional perception
4 Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity
5 Architectural awareness

JEE Advanced Previous Years Paper Analysis

Check out the topic wise weightage of JEE Main topics for Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, every question is of 4 Marks each:

Physics

S.No Chapter name No. of Questions
2019 2018 2017 2016
1 General Physics 3 4 2 2
2 Kinematics 2 1
3 Laws of Motion 3 2 2
4 Work, Power & Energy 1 2 2
5 Centre of Mass
6 Rotation 2 3 3
7 Gravitation 2 1 1
8 Simple Harmonic Motion 1 1 2
9 Properties of Matter 1 3 4 2
10 Waves 1 1 2 3
11 Heat and Thermodynamics 4 3 5 3
12 Optics 4 6 4 5
13 Current Electricity 4 2 2 2
14 Electrostatics 2 4 4 3
15 Magnetics 3 4 2
16 Electromagnetic Induction and AC 2 1 2
17 Modern Physics 7 6 2 6
17 Miscellaneous 2 3
Total No. of Questions 36 36 36 36

Chemistry

S.No Chapter name No. of Questions
2019 2018 2017 2016
1 Some Basic concepts in chemistry 1
2 Atomic Structure 1 1 1 1
3 Periodic Classification and Periodic Properties 1
4 Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure 2 1 3
5 States of matter 1 1 3
6 Equilibrium 2 3 3
7 Thermodynamics 1 1 2 3
8 Solid State 1 1 1
9 Solution and Colligative Properties 2 1 2 1
10 Electrochemistry 2 2 1 2
11 Chemical Kinetics 1 1 1
12 Nuclear Chemistry 1 1 1
13 Surface Chemistry 1 1
14 s-Block Elements 0 1 2
15 p-Block Elements- 1st 1
16 p-Block Elements- 2nd 1 2 1
17 Transition and Inner Transition Elements 1 2
18 Coordination Compounds 3 3 4 3
19 Extraction of Metals 1 2 1 2
20 Qualitative Analysis 1 2 2 3
21 Organic Chemistry Basics 1 2 4
22 Hydrocarbons 1 2 3
23 Alkyl Halides
24 Alcohols and Ethers 3 1 2
25 Aldehydes and Ketones 2 1 2 1
26 Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives 1
27 Aliphatic Compounds Containing Nitrogen 1 1
28 Benzene and Alkyl Benzene 3
29 Aromatic Compounds Containing Nitrogen 2 1 2
30 Aryl Halides and Phenols 1 1 2
31 Aromatic Aldehydes, Ketones and Acids 1 3
32 Biomolecules, Chemistry in Everyday Life 2 1 1 2
Total No. of Questions 36 36 36 36

Mathematics

S.No Chapter name No. of Questions
2019 2018 2017 2016
1 Complex Number 1 1 1 4
2 Theory of Equations 1 1 2
3 Sequences & Series 1 1 1 1
4 Permutations & Combinations 1 1 3 1
5 Binomial Theorem 1 1 1 1
6 Determinants 1 1
7 Probability 3 3 3 3
8 Logarithms & their Properties 1
9 Matrices 3 1 2 2
10 Functions 1 3 1
11 Limits 1 1 1 1
12 Continuity & Differentiability 3 3 2 2
13 Differential Coefficient 2
14 Tangent & Normal 1
15 Monotonicity 1
16 Maxima & Minima 1 1 3
17 Indefinite Integration
18 Definite Integration 3 6 5
19 Area 1 1 2
20 Differential Equations 3 2 1 2
21 Straight Lines 1 1
22 Pairs of Straight Lines
23 Circle 2 1 1
24 Parabola 1 3 3 2
25 Ellipse 2 2
26 Hyperbola
27 Trigonometric Ratios & Identities 1
28 Trigonometric Equations 1 1 1 1
29 Inverse Circular Functions 1 1 1
30 Properties of Triangles 1 1 1
31 Heights & Distances
32 Vectors 1 1 2 2
33 3D-Geometry 2 3 1 3
34 Mathematical Induction
35 Miscellaneous 1 2 2
Total No. of Questions 36 36 36 36

JEE Main 2019 Question Paper Analysis (Class & Subject wise)

Paper-1

Paper 1 had 54 Questions in Total for 186 marks- in the order of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, each subject had 18 questions and the pattern was exactly the same for all the subjects.

Type of Question No. of Ques. Marks for Correct Answer Negative Marking Total Marks for the Sections
Section I- Single Correct Option 5 3 -1 15
Section II- One or More Correct 8 4 -2 32
Section III- Single Digit Integer Type 5 3 0 15

Physics Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-1

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 General Physics 1 4
2 Laws of Motion 1 3
3 Rotation 1 4
4 Properties of Matter 1 3
5 Waves 1 4
6 Heat & Thermodynamics 2 6
7 Optics 3 11
8 Current Electricity 1 4
9 Electrostatics 1 3
10 Electromagnetic Induction & AC 1 4
11 Modern Physics 4 13
12 Miscellaneous 1 3
Total 18 62

Chemistry Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-1

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Atomic Structure 1 3
2 Thermodynamics 1 3
3 Periodic Properties 1 3
4 Polymers 1 3
5 Aromatics Compounds of Amines 1 4
6 Alcohols & Ethers 1 4
7 p-Block (lst) 1 4
8 Qualitative Analysis 1 4
9 Nuclear Chemistry 1 4
10 Aldehydes and Ketones 1 4
11 Chemical Bonding 1 4
12 Chemical Kinetics 1 3
13 Basic Organic Chemistry 1 3
14 Solutions 1 3
15 Coordinate Compounds 2 6
16 Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry 1 3
17 States of Matter 1 3
Total 18 62

Mathematics Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-1

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Permutations & Combination 1 3
2 Maxima and Minima 1 3
3 Quadratic Equation 1 3
4 Trigonometric Equation 1 3
5 Probability 1 3
6 Differential Equation 2 4
7 3-D Geometry 1 4
8 Solution of Triangle 1 4
9 Circle 2 8
10 Limit, Continuity and Differentiability 2 7
11 Matrix 2 7
12 Binomial Theorem 1 3
13 Determinant 1 3
14 Definite Integral 1 3
Total 18 62

Paper-2

Paper 2 had 54 Questions in Total for 186 marks- in the order of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, each subject had 18 questions and as in paper 1 the pattern was exactly the same for all the subjects.

Type of Question No. of Ques. Marks for Correct Answer Negative Marking Total Marks for the Sections
Section I- Single Correct Option 6 3 -1 18
Section II- One or More Correct 8 4 -2 32
Section III- Single Digit Integer Type 4 3 0 12

Physics Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-2

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 General Physics 2 7
2 Laws of Motion 2 6
3 Rotation 1 4
4 S.H.M. 1 4
5 Heat & Thermodynamics 2 6
6 Optics 2 7
7 Current Electricity 2 7
8 Electrostatics 1 3
9 Electromagnetic Induction & AC 1 4
10 Modern Physics 3 10
11 Miscellaneous 1 4
Total 18 62

Chemistry Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-2

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Phenols 1 3
2 Aldehydes & Ketones 1 3
3 p-Block (IInd) 3 7
4 Electrolysis 2 6
5 Coordination Compounds 1 3
6 Chemical Bonding 1 4
7 Solid State 1 4
8 Alcohols and Ethers 1 4
9 Extraction of Metals 1 4
10 Solutions 1 4
11 Biomolecules 1 4
12 Some Basic Concepts of Chemistry 1 3
13 Chemical Equilibrium 2 6
14 Aromatic Compounds of Amines 2 6
Total 18 62

Mathematics Analysis for JEE Advanced 2019 Paper-1

S.No. Chapter name No. of Questions Total Marks
1 Matrix 1 3
2 Area under Curve 1 3
3 Trigonometric ratios and Identities 1 3
4 Sequence & Series 1 3
5 Definite Integral 2 7
6 3D Geometry 1 3
7 Continuity and Differentiability 2 8
8 Differential Equation 1 4
9 Vector 1 4
10 Parabola 1 4
11 Complex Number 1 4
12 Fundamentals of Mathematics 1 4
13 Probability 2 6
14 Ellipse 2 6
Total 18 62

JEE Advanced 2019 Paper Analysis (Class-wise)

Subject XI XII
No. of Ques. Sum of Marks No. of Ques. Sum of Marks
Physics 13 45 23 79
Chemistry 11 37 2 87
Mathematics 18 59 18 65
Grand Total 42 141 66 231

JEE Advanced 2019 Paper Analysis (Subject-wise)

Subject Physics Chemistry Mathematics
Ques. %age Ques. %age Ques. %age
Easy 11 31 9 25 9 25
Medium 7 19 13 36 15 42
Difficult 18 50 14 39 12 33
Grand Total 30 100 30 100 30 100

Colleges through JEE Advanced

Students who pass the JEE Advanced exam and according to their respective ranks and counselling are eligible to take admissions in colleges as below:

S.No Institute Name Place Abbreviation
1 Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi IIT (BHU)
2 Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai Bhilai IIT Bhilai
3 Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar Bhubaneswar IITBBS
4 Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Mumbai IITB*
5 Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi IITD*
6 Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) Dhanbad IIT (ISM)
7 Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad Dharwad IIT Dharwad
8 Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar Gandhinagar IITGN
9 Indian Institute of Technology Goa Goa IIT Goa
10 Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati Guwahati IITG*
11 Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad Hyderabad IITH
12 Indian Institute of Technology Indore Indore IITI
13 Indian Institute of Technology Jammu Jammu IIT Jammu
14 Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur Jodhpur IITJ
15 Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur Kanpur IITK*
16 Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur Kharagpur IIT Kgp*
17 Indian Institute of Technology Madras Chennai IITM*
18 Indian Institute of Technology Mandi Mandi IIT Mandi
19 Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad Palakkad IITPKD
20 Indian Institute of Technology Patna Patna IITP
21 Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee Roorkee IITR*
22 Indian Institute of Technology Ropar Ropar IITRPR
23 Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati Tirupati IITTP

Other institutes using JEE Advanced ranks

S.No Name of the Institutes
1 Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore
2 Indian Institute of Petroleum and Energy (IIPE), Visakhapatnam
3 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal
4 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali
5 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Kolkata
6 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Pune
7 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISER), Thiruvananthapuram
8 Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram
9 Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Rae Bareli