JEE Advanced 2020: Counseling (Started), Result, Admission Procedure

JEE Advanced 2020 6th Round Seat Allotment Result has been Declared on 7th November 2020. The AAT Result has been Declared on 11th October 2020. The Exam Dates has been Revised by HRD Ministry, the Now Exam was held on 27th September 2020. JEE stands for Joint Entrance Examination. (Indian Institutes of Technology) IIT’s across the country schedule the JEE Advance 2020 exams these are also the national level entrance exam. Students can do Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s, or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree in Engineering, Pharmaceutics, Sciences, or Architecture through the application form JEE advanced 2020. The 2020 Exams of JEE Advanced is conducted by IIT Delhi.

It is an important document which the students have to carry with them along with some other documents as well.  This entrance exam is a gateway to get admission in Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s, or Bachelor Master Dual Degree Courses. Admission will be provided to exam qualifying candidates in Engineering or Architecture Courses in top institutes of IITs, CFTIs, NITs, etc.

Only students who have completed the JEE Main Examination will be eligible to appear in the JEE Advanced 2020. JEE Advanced 2020 is also a gateway for admissions in engineering or architecture programs in top institutes of India such as IITs, NITs, IIITs, and CFTIs, etc.

JEE Advanced 2020 Notification – Counseling Started

New JEE Advanced 2020 6th Round Seat Allotment Result has been Declared on 7th November 2020. Click Here to Check Counseling Details.

New JEE Advanced 2020 AAT Result has been Declared on 11th October 2020. Click Here to Check Result Details.

New JEE Advanced 2020 Result has been Declared on 5th October 2020. Click Here to Check result Details.

New JEE Advanced 2021 Notification will be released in May 2021. Click Here to Check 2021 Exam Details.

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JEE Advanced Highlights

Exam Name JEE Advanced
Full-Form Joint Entrance Examination
Exam Types UG & PG Level
Exam Level National Level
Courses Offered Engineering, Management, Science
Conducting Body Joint Entrance Examination, IIT Delhi
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Online
Exam Date (Revised)  27th September 2020
Exam Duration 2 hours
Official website
Helpline 91-1332-284272

New Changes in JEE Advanced Last Year

Last year, some new changes have introduced in the JEE Advanced examination. Candidates must note them carefully.

  • The examination is organizing through online mode.
  • For JEE advanced, only the top 2,24,000 lacs JEE Main qualified candidates (including all categories) will be eligible. Those who obtain the positive marks in JEE Main (Paper-1) are only eligible.
  • The application fee is increased because of GST.

JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Dates

Candidates can check below Important dates of the JEE Advanced 2020 Exam for various events:

Events Dates (Announced)
Application form release 12th September 2020
Application form last date 17th September 2020
Last date for fee payment of application form 18th September 2020
Admit card releasing 21st September 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Date 27th September 2020
Response (copy) to be sent to the candidates 29th -30th September 2020
Answer key releases 29th September 2020
Receiving of objection (if any) 30th September 2020
Result declaration of JEE Advanced 2020 5th October 2020
Online registration of Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 5th – 6th October 2020
AAT Exam Date 8th October 2020
Result Declaration of AAT 11th October 2020
Seat Allotment starts 6th October 2020
Last date for seat allotment 9th November 2020

JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form

The students who sit for this exam have to fill out an application form for it. It is an important step which the candidates need to do. Before filing the application form, the eligible students shall check the eligibility criteria for the exam. The candidates should pay an application fee as well. The students will get the JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card after the application process gets over.

Only qualified students from JEE Main 2020 will be invited for the JEE Advanced 2020.

  • The application has been available online only no other modes available.
  • JEE Advanced 2020 Application Form can be filled through Online mode.
  • Candidates will be able to fill the form by 12th September 2020.
  • The online registration will get closed by 17th September 2020.
  • Candidates are advised to register with working email ID & mobile number at the time of JEE Advanced 2020 registration to get login credentials.
  • The application will be available on the website:
  • Students are requested to enter all the required information while filling the application form.
  • After the form is filled, the student needs to upload the scanned copies of the form, passport size latest photo, and the signature.
  • Once the required documents are attached, the application fee should be paid.
  • Always recheck the information filled in the application form before clicking on the submit button.

Application Correction

  • No correction facility in the application form will be provided by the board so candidates must fill the details carefully.
  • Candidates will have to submit scanned copies of all required documents.

Documents to be submitted at the time of the registration are:

  • 10th certificate (for Date of Birth verification)
  • Birth certificate (if it is not mentioned in the 10th certificate)
  • 12th or equivalent examination certificate
  • Category Certificate (If SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL)
  • PWD certificate (if necessary)
  • PIO/ OCI certificate (if applicable), etc.

JEE Advanced 2020 Application Fee

NOTE: Application fees can be paid online through debit/credit card or net banking and offline through challan.

Fee for examination centers in India

Categories Fee
General/OBC category Rs. 2800/-
Female applicants Rs. 1400/-
ST/SC/PWD Rs. 1400/
Reserved category Rs. 1200/-
Late Fee Rs. 500/-

Fee for Examination centers outside India

Categories Fee
All applicants (SAARC Countries) USD 135
All applicants (Non-SAARC Countries) USD 270
Late Fee USD 80

The Registration fee for exam centers in India

Category Female Candidates(all categories) SC/ST/PWD All Other Candidates
Fee Rs. 1300 + GST** Rs. 1300 + GST** Rs. 2600 + GST**
Registration Fee for Examination Centres in Foreign countries
Category SAARC Countries) Non-SAARC Countries)
All Candidates USD 160 + GST** USD 300 + GST**

IMPORTANT: Once the fee paid will not be refunded under any circumstances not it can be transferred to someone else.

JEE Advanced 2021

The JEE Advanced 2021 Examination is managed by the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) to provide admission to the candidates in undergraduate engineering programs at all campuses of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)s. From the 1st week of May, the JEE Advanced 2021Application Form will be available till the 1st week of May 2021.

JEE Advanced 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Students who have fallen in the top 2,50,000 ranks in JEE Main 2020 will be eligible to apply for the JEE Advanced 2020 exams.

  • For the general category, the score should be more than 75% to be eligible for the JEE Advanced 2020 exams.
  • For the reserved category, the score should be more than 65% to be eligible for the JEE Advanced 2020 exams.
  • The student will be able to apply for the JEE Advanced exams repeatedly for two years.
JEE Main 2020 It is mandatory to appear in JEE Main 2020 for appearing in JEE Advanced 2020.
Performance in JEE Main 2020 Candidate should come under the top 2, 24, 000* (including all categories) in Paper 1 of JEE Main 2020.
Appearance in class 12th or equivalent examination A candidate should have appeared for the Class 12th or equivalent examination for the first time in either 2019 or 2020.

If any Board declares the results for the academic year 2016-17 after June 2017, then the candidates of that board who appeared for their Class XII exam in 2017 are also eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2020.

Earlier Admission at IITs A candidate should not have been admitted in any IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program OR accepted an IIT seat by reporting in the center in the past. Candidates those admissions at IITs were canceled after joining any IIT are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2020.

Candidates who have been studying in a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2018 can appear in JEE Advanced 2018.


The candidates those paid seat acceptance fee in 2020 but (i) did not report at any reporting center OR, (ii) withdrew before the last round of seat allotment, OR, (iii) had their seat canceled (for whatever reason) before the last round of seat allotment for IITs, during the joint seat allocation in 2018 are eligible to appear in JEE Advanced.

Performance in 12th or Equivalent Examination Candidates should secure 75% marks (65% in case of SC/ST/PWD category) in 10+2 or equivalent examination.

Candidates must be within the category-wise top 20 percentile of qualified candidates in their particular 10+2 or equivalent examination.


Candidates, who appeared in 10+2 (or equivalent) examination in 2018 but reappeared in 2020, the best of two percentage will be considered.

    • Nationality: All Indian National (including OCI/PIO) and foreign national candidates will be eligible to apply.
    • Qualification: Candidates must have cleared their 10+2 or equivalent examination in 2019 or 2020.
    • Percentage: Candidates must have scored 75% marks (65% for SC/ ST/ PWD category in the 12th or equivalent examination.
    • 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.
    • No. of attempts: Candidates will only be able to apply JEE Advanced maximum of two times in two consecutive years.
    • Mandatory: It will be mandatory to appear in JEE Main 2020 for applying JEE Advanced 2020.
    • 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 canceled after joining any IIT will also be not eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020. However, those paid seat acceptance fees but doesn’t report at the center OR canceled their seats before the last allotment round in the year 2019 are eligible for JEE Advanced 2020.

    Note: The total number of candidates can be slightly greater than 2,24,000 in the presence of “tied” ranks/scores in any category.

    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern

    Exam patterns help students to prepare themselves well for the examination. The JEE Advanced 2020 Exam will be held on 27th September 2020.

    • Below is the information about the examination and questions paper pattern.
    • The exam for the JEE Advanced 2020 will have 2 question papers
    • The student needs to solve both the question papers to clear the exam.
    • This will be an online exam only.
    • The question paper will be available in two languages which will be Hindi and English.
    • Objective type questions will be asked in the question paper.
    • Multiple choices and numerical answer type questions will also be asked in the question paper.
    • Both papers should be completed in 3 hours.
    • Questions in the question paper will be from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
    • Each wrong answer will get a negative marking.

    Detail Exam Pattern

    • Mode: JEE Advanced 2020 exam will get conducted in online (computer-based) mode.
    • Medium: The paper will be available in the English or Hindi language.
    • Duration: The exam will be conducted for 3 hours.
    • Paper: There will be two compulsory papers – Paper I and Paper-II.
    • Questions Type: Question paper will consist of objective type of questions.
    • Subjects: The exam will contain questions from the subjects of – Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
    • Marking: There will be negative marking in the paper and will vary for different papers.

    Details regarding both papers, their total no. of marks & marking scheme are as follows:

    JEE Advanced 2020 Paper 1 Sections No. of Questions Total no. of marks Marking (per question) Negative Marking (-)
    Physics 5 15 3 1
    Chemistry 8 32 4 2
    Mathematics 5 15 3 1
    JEE Advanced 2020 Paper 2 Sections No. of Questions Total no. of marks Marking (per scheme) Negative Marking
    Physics 6 18 3 1
    Chemistry 8 32 4 2
    Mathematics 4 12 3 0

    For Architecture Aptitude Test (Paper 2):

    • Exam Mode: AAT exam will hold via offline (pen-paper) mode.
    • No. of papers: Only 1 paper will be there in AAT.
    • Questions Type: Question paper will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ).
    • Duration: The exam duration will be of 3 hours.
    • Medium Language: Question paper will be held in the English language.
    • Sections: The paper will contain questions from Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Drawing Test.

    Distribution of no. of questions & a total number of marks from each section is:

    Subjects No. of Questions Total no. of marks
    Mathematics 30 120
    Aptitude Test 50 200
    Drawing Test 2 70

    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Syllabus

    There will be three subjects in the syllabus for the JEE Advanced 2020 which include Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics.

    Students who want to apply for the architecture program by IIT’s need to solve the AAT (Architecture Aptitude Test) also.

    The AAT exam syllabus will be included with some extra syllabus.

    • Topics in Physics: General, Thermal Physics, Mechanics, Electricity & Magnetism, Modern Physics, and Optics.
    • Topics in Chemistry: Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Inorganic Chemistry.
    • Mathematics: Algebra, Analytical Geometry, Trigonometry, Integral Calculus, Different Calculus, and Vectors
    • Extra Syllabus for AAT exam: Freehand drawing, three-dimensional perception, Geometrical Drawing, Architectural awareness, and Imagination & Aesthetic sensitivity.

    Physics: It will consist of units & dimensions, speed of sounds, mechanics, thermal physics, electricity & magnesium, optics, modern physics, and much more.

    Chemistry: Physical Chemistry includes general topics as oxidation, reduction, gaseous & liquid state, atomic structure & chemical bonding, electrochemistry, surface chemistry, etc. Inorganic Chemistry includes the preparation & properties of non-metals, ores & minerals, etc. Organic Chemistry will include the reaction of benzene, carbohydrates, amino acids 7 peptides, etc.

    Mathematics: It will contain topics like Algebra, Matrices, Probability, Trigonometry, Geometry, Integral & Differential Calculus, and much more.

    For JEE Advanced 2020 Paper II:

    Paper-II will comprise of a simple drawing containing lines, angles, triangles, etc., surface texture, relative location, details of its components parts, common domestic or day to day life objects like equipment, furniture, architectural awareness questions, etc.

    JEE Advanced Preparation Tips

    • Candidates can get some tips and tricks to prepare for the advanced JEE Exam.
    • Practice the simulated test as this is the best way to become familiar with the exam pattern and the types of questions.
    • Make a smart calendar for self-learning of all relevant topics in depth.
    • Collect all documents related to the official program and prepare accordingly.
    • Choose the appropriate study material that covers the entire program. You should also check the NCERT books for preparation.
    • Resolve documents from previous years as much as possible.
    • Stay healthy and do the daily check-up.

    How to Crack JEE Advanced 2020

    JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card

    The Admit cards will be available on the official website

    JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card has been released on 21st September 2020. It will be issued through online mode.

    The admit card will be provided by officials before paper 1. It will contain all the details related to exams like examination center, schedule & much more.

    • Admit cards will be available for students in the second week of May 2020.
    • Students need to carry their Admit card with valid ID proof while going to the examination center.
    • Students will not be allowed to appear for the exam without the Admit card.
    • The admit card has the information about the student, exam center, roll number, category, DOB of the student, Gender, and also the time of the exam.

    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Centers

    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam centers will be in –

    Gujarat Karnataka Goa Maharashtra
    Ethiopia Delhi (NCR) Jammu & Kashmir Rajasthan
    Nepal Arunachal Pradesh Assam Bihar
    Manipur Meghalaya Mizoram West Bengal
    Sikkim Tripura Singapore Madhya Pradesh
    Uttar Pradesh Andaman & Nicobar Islands Andhra Pradesh Chhattisgarh
    Jharkhand Odisha West Bengal Bangladesh
    Andhra Pradesh Telangana Punjab Kerala
    Uttarakhand Uttar Pradesh Chandigarh Haryana
    Puducherry Sri Lanka Tamil Nadu Himachal Pradesh
    United Arab Emirates

    JEE Advanced 2020 Answer Key & ORS (Optical Response Key)

    Once the examinations are over the answer key will be released on the website

    JEE Advanced 2020 Answer Key will be released through online mode. It will be released after 2-3 days of completion of the exam i.e. on 29th September 2020. For the preparatory course, a separate category wise merit list will be prepared. Also, a common rank list will be generated and released online.

    Candidates will be able to check the answer key for both the papers – 1 & 2. With the help of the answer key, candidates will be able to assume his/her marks even before the result declaration.

    • The answer key has been released on 29th September 2020.
    • The authorities will announce the ORS and the canned responses in the last week of May 2020.
    • Students will be able to download the answer key from the website for future reference.

    JEE Advanced 2020 Reservation

    Check below the category wise reservation for JEE Advanced 2020 in the below table:

    Category Reservation
    General Candidates 50.5%
    OBC-NCL (Other Backward Classes belonging to Non-Creamy Layer) 27%
    Scheduled Tribe (ST) 7.5%
    Scheduled Castes (SC) 15%
    A person with Disability (PWD) 5%

    JEE Advanced 2020 Result

    Results for the JEE Advanced 2020 has been Declared on 5th October 2020.

    • Results will be available for students online only on the website
    • After the announcement of the IIT Advanced results in students will be able to check their category in AIR (All India rank).
    • Getting admission to IITs or ISM is not dependent on the Jee Advanced results.

    Category wise – All India Ranks (AIR) of qualified candidates will be available through the online portal after the result declaration. Candidates will be able to check their results by entering their details like Date of Birth (D.O.B) and application number.

    JEE Advanced Rank List

    The candidates who appeared in paper 1 and paper 2 will only be considered for the rank list. The rank list will be prepared to combine the marks of Paper 1 and paper 2. The rank list will be based on aggregate marks in JEE Advanced 2020.


    The reservations of seats as per the categories are given below:

    Category Reservation
    Open/GEN 50.5%
    Other Backward Classes-Non Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) 27%
    Scheduled Caste (SC) 15%
    Scheduled Tribe 7.5%
    The person with Disability (PWD) 5%

    JEE Advanced 2020 Cut Off

    The Cut Off of JEE Advanced 2020 will be the minimum marks required to qualify in the exam. Candidates, who will score equal or more than the cut-off marks, will be considered for merit allocation.

    The category-wise cut-off marks for the top 20 percentile will be calculated based on marks of the candidates who will pass their respective boards in 2020. Separate cut off marks will be also released by the participating institutions for the admission of the candidates.

    The cut-off for PWD candidates will be the same as the lowest of the cut-off marks for General, OBC-NCL, ST, and SC Categories. The Joint Implementation Committee (JIC) will decide the cut-off marks for clearing the AAT.

    JEE Advanced 2020 Counselling

    JoSSA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) is the centralized counseling for the students who want to get admissions in IITs, NITs, ISM, and other Government Funded Technical Institutes (GIFTs).

    Qualified students for the JEE Advanced exams have to sit with JoSSA for the seat allocation process. JoSSA will publish the counseling schedule separately.

    Qualifying candidates will have to participate in the JEE Advanced 2020 Counselling /Joint Seat Allocation process (JoSAA). All the seats across IITs, NIITs, IITs, and other Government Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs) will be allocated by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JOSAA).

    If you have any queries regarding JEE Advanced 2020, you can ask us by leaving your comment below.

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    1. Sk Monirul ali says:

      I am passed my 12 exam in I eligible for 2020jee advance exam

    2. satyen jha says:

      Sir I was to appear in 12 boards in 2018 but due to health issues my hall ticket had to be cancelled that year.Next year in 2019 I appeared for boards and for mains and advanced as well for first time .Am I eligible for jee advanced 2020?

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