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JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2020 includes the type of questions, the Marking system, the exam mode, etc. This is a national entrance exam. This test is called the Advanced Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Advanced). Admission to various undergraduate programs is required through IIT and ISM. Here we have updated the full details about JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern.

JEE Advanced 2020 Exam will be conducted on 17th May 2020. IIT Delhi can publish the JEE Advanced 2020 exam template for aspiring candidates, which contains detailed information on various aspects related to the test, such as the type and nature of the questions, the total number of questions and qualifications, the Marking system. Etc. Applicant candidates can get an idea about the JEE Advanced 2020 exam model through the exam model of previous years.

The IIT Exam determines and modifies the JEE advanced exam model each year. However, no major or radical changes are made in the JEE advanced exam model each year. There are two articles in JEE Advanced, and it is mandatory that they appear in both articles: Paper I and Paper-II.

As in previous years, it is expected that the JEE 2020 Advanced Exam Pattern will also have full marking, partial marking, zero markings, and negative marking. To check all the details in the JEE Advanced 2020 exam model, see the article below.

JEE Advanced 2020 Highlights

Applicants can refer to the table given below to get a clear idea of the JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern:

Exam NameJEE Advanced 2020
Organising InsituteIIT Kanpur
Mode of ExaminationComputer-Based
The medium of ExaminationEnglish/Hindi
Number of Papers2
Number of Sections3
Time Duration of Exam3 hours each

Quick Facts about JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2020

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  • JEE Advanced 2020 will be conducted for two papers – Paper I and Paper II. Candidates must appear in both the papers as it’s mandatory.
  • Both Paper I and Paper II will have questions from 3 sections – Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • The entrance test will be conducted in the computer-based test mode.
  • Each of the two papers will be held for a duration of 3 hours.
  • The marking scheme may have the concept of full marks, partial marks, zero marks and negative marks.
  • The questions will be multiple choice or objective type and numerical in nature.
  • The exam will be bilingual, i.e., it will be conducted in both English and Hindi.

Meanwhile, candidates can check JEE Advanced 2020 exam pattern of the last two years to understand the overall nature of the paper.

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2020

  • Date of Exam: The Exam will be held on 17th May 2020.
  • Exam Mode: The IIT JEE Advanced exam will be conducted through online (Computer Based)mode only.
  • Number of Papers: The examination consists of 2 papers. It is mandatory for the candidates to attempt both the papers.
  • Number of Sections: There are three separate sections in both the papers, namely Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Question Paper Type: The question papers will contain objective type that includes MCQ as well as numerical answer type questions.
  • Exam Timings: Total of 3 hours will be provided for each paper. Timings for paper-1 will be 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and for paper-2, the timings will be 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Language: The candidates can avail the question papers in both English and Hindi medium (mention the question paper medium at the time of registration).
  • Marking Scheme: There is a procedure of negative marking for some of the questions.
PaperSubjectSectionNo. of QuestionsTotal No of MarksMax. Marks (Per question)Negative Marking
Paper 1Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics15153-1
Paper 2Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics16183-1

JEE Advanced 2020 Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT)

  • Exam Date: The examination will be organized on 2nd week of June 2020
  • Exam Mode: AAT Exam will be held through offline mode only (Pen Paper Based).
  • Number of Paper: The question paper will be composed of one paper.
  • Number of Sections: It comprises of three sections: Mathematics, Aptitude Test & Drawing Test.
  • Question Paper Type: There will be objective type of questions will be asked.
  • Exam Duration: The duration of the exam will be 3 hours.
  • Language: The medium of the question paper will be English only.
SectionSubjectNumber of QuestionsTotal Number of Marks
2Aptitude Test50200
3Drawing Test270

JEE Advanced 2020 Marking Scheme

JEE Advanced consists of two articles: paper 1 and paper 2.

The two articles comprise three sections, namely physics, chemistry, and mathematics. The questions are numerical and objective.

There will be 10 sets of questions for Paper-1. Candidates can check the scoring system of the table below:

Question typeNumber of QuestionsMarks awardedNegative Marking
Single correct answer53-1
1 or more correct answer84-2
Single-digit integer530

Paper-2 also consists of 10 sets of questions and the marking scheme followed is as follows:

Question typeNumber of QuestionsMarks awardedNegative Marking
Single correct answer63-1
1 or more correct answer84-2
Comprehension type430

JEE Advanced 2020 Pattern and Syllabus

For both paper 1 and paper, 2 questions will be asked from class 11 and 12 syllabus. Candidates who are interested in pursuing B.Arch have to appear for AAT(Architecture Aptitude Test).

Mentioned below is the section-wise syllabus for JEE Advanced 2020:

General PhysicsGaseous and liquid statesAlgebraVectors
MechanicsAtomic structure and chemical bondingTrigonometry
Thermal PhysicsEnergeticsAnalytical Geometry
Electricity and MagnetismSurface chemistryDifferential Calculus
OpticsSolutions, Solid-state, Chemical kinetics, Electrochemistry, chemical equilibriumIntegral calculus
Modern PhysicsAlkanes, alkenes, alkynes, benzene, phenol, carbohydrates, amino acids and peptides, polymers
Isolation/preparation and properties of non-metals, Preparation, and properties of compounds, Transition elements (3d series), Preparation and properties of compounds, Ores and minerals, Extractive metallurgy, Principles of qualitative analysis

JEE Advanced Syllabus 2020

The JEE advanced curriculum will contain topics in chemistry, physics, and mathematics. Some main subjects of the curriculum are given below:

Chemistry: Concept of atoms and molecules, neutralization, the Absolute scale of temperature, root mean square and most probable velocities and their relation with temperature, Bohr model, the spectrum of the hydrogen atom, quantum numbers, etc.

Physics: Units and dimensions, dimensional analysis, Kinematics in one and two dimensions, Linear and angular simple harmonic motions, Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus, etc.

Mathematics: Algebra of complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, Trigonometric functions, their periodicity and graphs, Cartesian coordinates, the distance between two points, section formulae, etc.

AAT Exam: Exercises in geometrical drawing containing lines, angles, triangles, Understanding and appreciation of three-dimensional forms, Composition exercise with given elements, Context mapping, etc.

Geometrical Drawing

Drawing lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, circles, etc. Study of plan (top view), elevation (front or side views) of simple solid objects like prisms, cones, cylinders, cubes, splayed surface holders, etc.

Three-dimensional Perception

It includes three-dimensional forms of building elements with specifications such as color, volume, and orientation. It also includes visualization of structuring objects in memory.

Imagination and Aesthetic Sensitivity

Composition exercise with given elements. Context mapping. Creativity check through the innovative uncommon test with familiar objects. The sense of color grouping or application.

Architectural Awareness

General interest and awareness of famous architectural creations – both national and international, places and personalities (architects, designers, etc.) in the related domain.

Freehand Drawing

It includes simple drawing depicting the total object in its right form and proportion, surface texture, relative location and details of its parts in an appropriate scale. Candidates are asked to draw objects related to day to day life such as furniture, utensils, etc.


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