JEE Advanced 2020

JEE Advanced 2020

Joint Entrance Examination Advanced (JEE Advanced), formerly the Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE) is an annual engineering college entrance examination in India. The IIT under the guidance of Joint Admission Board (JAB) will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) for the year 2020. There are seven zonal IITs (IIT Roorkee, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Delhi, IIT Kanpur, IIT Bombay, IIT Madras, and IIT Guwhati) under guidance of the JAB. The examination is organised each year by one of the various IITs, on a round robin rotation pattern. IIT - Delhi is conducting JEE Advanced examinations for 2020. It is recognised as one of the toughest examinations in the world and is one of the most difficult examinations of India to crack. In the year 2013 the IIT-JEE, was renamed to JEE (Advanced), along with the AIEEE being renamed to JEE(Main). From 2017, IITs started conducting JEE internationally to give admission to international students.

  1. Exam Level: National level.
  2. Exam Frequency: Once a year.
  3. Exam Category: Undergraduate Entrance Examination.
  4. Exam Mode: Online - Computer Based Test.
  5. Exam Date: 17 May 2020.
  6. Exam Duration: 3 Hours.
  7. Official Website:

JEE Advanced Important Dates 2020

The calendar of events for JEE Advanced will include all the important events like - Availability of application form online, submission of the form, admit card release, JEE advanced examination date, result declaration, counselling and admission.

The list of JEE Advanced 2020 important dates is given below

Events Dates (tentative)
Application form release date First week of May, 2020
Application form availability First week of May, 2020
Admit Card availability Second week of May, 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 exam 17 May, 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 response sheet Last week of May, 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 answer key release date Last week of May, 2020
JEE Advanced 2020 Result Second week of June, 2020
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 2020 12 June, 2020
Result of Architecture Aptitude Test 16 June, 2020
Counselling registration start date 17 June, 2020

JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates who aspire to study in IIT must ensure that they are eligible to attend the JEE Advanced exam and also secure the minimum marks to get admission. The eligibility criteria for JEE Advance 2020 include - JEE Main Score, Nationality, Age, qualifying exam (Class XII or equivalent) and qualifying marks.

  1. Nationality Exam: Candidates from all Indian National (including OCI/PIO) and foreign national will be eligible to apply.
  2. Performance in JEE Main 2020: Top 2, 50,000 All India Rank holders in JEE Main 2020.
  3. Mandatory: JEE Main 2020 must be cleared to eligible to write JEE Advanced 2020.
  4. Age Limit: There is no age limit for this exam.
  5. Maximum Attempts: Maximum 2 attempts in 2 consecutive years.
  6. Qualification: Candidates must have passed 10+2 or equivalent examination in 2019 or 2020.
  7. Earlier admission at IITs:
    - Candidates who rejected the seat of IIT earlier are not eligible to apply.
    - Candidates who joined any preparatory course in any of the IITs in the previous academic sessions also eligible to apply.
    - And Candidates still not accepted the seat but paid for the seat acceptance are also eligible to apply.
  8. Qualifying Percentage: Candidates must have scored 75% marks (65% for SC/ ST/ PWD category) or within the category-wise top 20 percentile of qualified candidates in their particular 10+2 or equivalent examination..

JEE Advanced Application Form 2020

The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2020 is conducted one in a year. Application form for the 2020 is released in online mode only. It is required that candidates must ensure they fulfil the eligibility criteria before they start registration process. Refer below for the steps to fill application form

  1. Step 1: Registration Log on to the JEE Advanced official website and register with JEE Main 2020 Roll Number, Date of Birth Choosing new Password, Personal details, Academic details, Number of attempts, Exam center and Category etc..
  2. Step 2: Upload Documents Upload all necessary documents such as Class-X or Birth Certificate and other certificates in prescribed size and type.
  3. Step 3: Online Fee Payment Candidates must pay application fee in an online mode through Net Banking or Credit Card or Debit Card or by Cash using SBI branch.

JEE Advanced Time Table 2020

IIT Delhi will look after the JEE Advanced Examination and Admission process for the year 2020. And the exam will be held on online for both Paper 1 and Paper 2 in two sessions. The duration would be 3 hours for each session. 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.

Paper Timings Duration
Paper 1 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM 3 hours
Paper 2 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM 3 hours

JEE Advanced Admit Card 2020

The Admit card for JEE Advanced 2020 exam will be released on official website in online mode only. Please note that admit card will not be sent through Post or any other means. The candidate must download and take a print of the same and bring the same along with valid ID proof to the examination hall.

Steps to download JEE Advanced 2020 Admit card/Hall ticket:

  1. Go to official website -
  2. Click on the link - “Download Admit card for JEE Advanced 2020”
  3. Enter Registration Number, Date of Birth, Email ID and Phone Number
  4. Click on "login"
  5. Download JEE Advanced Admit Card and take its print out

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2020

JEE Advanced 2020 exam is conducted in online for both Paper 1 and Paper 2. Examination will be held for 2 sessions for 3 hours each. Both the papers are divided into 3 sections. Questions will be asked from Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics of the standard 10+2 level.

For Architecture students: Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) will be held for those candidates who want to pursue B.Arch course. There will be only one paper comprising of three sections: Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Drawing Test. It will be a Pen and Paper based(Offline) test.

Mode of the Examination Computer based test (Online mode) and Offline mode (for Drawing)
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Duration 3 hours
Number of questions 54 (for each paper)
Total marks 183
Type of questions MCQs and Numerical type questions
Language English and Hindi

JEE Advanced Paper 1 questions and marks distribution

Section Types of questions Number of questions Maximum marks
1 MCQ with one or more than one correct answer 6 24
2 Numerical value questions 8 24
3 Paragraph based questions 4 12

JEE Advanced Paper 2 questions and marks distribution

Section Types of questions Number of questions Maximum marks
1 MCQ with one or more than one correct answer 6 24
2 Numerical value questions 8 24
3 Paragraph based questions 4 12

JEE Advanced Answer Keys 2020

Answer key for JEE Advanced 2020 will be released after JEE Advanced exam in Online mode by IIT Delhi. The official JEE Advanced answer key 2020 will be released separately for Paper I and Paper II, as per the respective codes. And candidates can raise/submit their objections/feedback/comments. Optical response sheets (ORS) will also be sent to the registered email IDs, before the release of the JEE Advanced answer key 2020 so that candidates can check their recorded responses.

How to download JEE Advanced Answer Key 2020?

  1. Go to the given links below in the table as per the code and the paper you have appeared in and click on the respective link.
  2. Open the answer key of JEE Advanced 2020 and compare your responses with the responses on the answer key.
  3. This will give candidates an idea about their expected/probable score.
  4. Once the candidates know their predicted score, they would want to know their ranks. To know their ranks in JEE Advanced 2020, the candidates can use JEE Advanced Rank Predictor 2020 tool and predict the probable ranks and know their admission chances.

JEE Advanced Results 2020

Results for JEE Advanced 2020 will be released in online mode which will be followed by All India Rank (AIR). Soon after the result declaration IIT-R prepares for JEE Advanced Counselling rounds.

The category wise All India Rank will list the successful candidates who are eligible for further rounds.

Steps to check JEE Advanced Result 2020
  1. Visit the official website
  2. Click on JEE Advanced results 2020
  3. Candidates will be directed to another form where they must give their roll no., date of birth.
  4. Click on "submit" button.
  5. AIR(All India Rank) will be available along with their score.
  6. Candidate should download and take a printout copy of their JEE Advanced 2020 results.

JEE Advanced Helpline and Contact Details 2020

The contact details of the various IIT zones are below for the candidate’s reference in case he/she wants any information regarding JEE Advanced 2020 Examination.

All the queries will be answered/solved to ensure a hassle free examination and admission process.

JEE Advanced Contact details of zone wise IITs

JEE Advanced South zone Institutes
  • IIT Madras
  • IIT Hyderabad
  • IIT Palakkad
  • IIT Tirupathi
JEE Advanced 2020 Address
JEE (Advanced) 2020
IIT Madras
Chennai- 600036
JEE Advanced 2020 Phone
+91 44 22578220
JEE Advanced 2020 Fax
+91 44 22578224
JEE Advanced 2020 Email

For more information, visit JEE Advanced 2020 Helpline and Contact Details.