What is JEE Advanced?
JEE Advanced (formerly known as IIT JEE) is the second phase of the JEE examination and is usually conducted after the JEE Main exam. It is an important test for engineering aspirants (especially for those who are seeking admission in premier engineering institutes such as IITs). JEE Advanced is a computer-based exam and is usually conducted by seven different Indian IITs (IIT Kharagpur, IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee, IIT Madras, IIT Kanpur, IIT Delhi and IIT Guwahati) on a rotational basis.
JEE Advanced 2022 Updates
- The exam schedule for JEE Advanced 2022 has now been released by IIT Bombay. You can find more details here: JEE Advanced 2022 Exam Schedule Announced.
You can also check the latest updates here: JEE Notifications
JEE Advanced 2022 Important Updates Video
JEE Advanced News
About JEE Advanced 2022
The details of the JEE Advanced 2022 entrance exam are presented below.
|Exam Name: JEE Advanced|
|Exam Conducting Authority: IIT Bombay|
|Exam Purpose: Admission to B.E or B.Tech courses|
|Participating Institutes: 33 (IISc, 23 IITs, 5 IISER, IIPE, IIST and RGIPT)|
|Exam Mode: Computer-Based Online Test|
|Subjects Covered: Maths, Physics and Chemistry|
|Test Duration: 3 Hours (Paper 1 and 2 Each)|
|Total Marks: Varies every year|
|Total Eligible Candidates: Top 2,50,000 candidates from JEE Main|
|Counselling Authority: JoSAA|
|Available Seats in IITs: The number varies every year. The number of available IIT seats was 16,232 in 2021.|
|Official JEE Advanced 2022 Notification: Information Brochure PDF|
The entrance exam consists of two papers – Paper 1 and Paper 2. It is also carried out in two stages (or ‘shifts’) that are held on the same day. It is mandatory for all the students to appear for both papers in order to be eligible for the merit list. Candidates are granted admission to various undergraduate courses as well as master’s and dual degree programs offered by IITs based on marks scored or ranks secured in the JEE Advanced examination.
To know about the specific dates, registration process and application forms, syllabus, exam pattern, results and more, scroll down below.
JEE Advanced 2022 Important Dates
The important dates for JEE Advanced are tabulated below. Candidates can go through the details provided below and stay updated on the JEE Advanced 2022 exam dates.
|S. Num.||Activity||Day, Date and Time (IST)|
|1||Registration for JEE (Advanced) 2022||Monday, August 08, 2022 (18:00 IST) to
Friday, August 12, 2022 (20:00 IST)
|2||Last date for fee payment of registered candidates||Saturday, August 12, 2022 (20:00 IST)|
|3||Admit Card available for download||Tuesday, August 23, 2022 (10:00 IST) to
Sunday, August 28, 2022 (14:30 IST)
|4||Choosing of scribe for PwD candidates||Saturday, August 27, 2022|
|5||JEE (Advanced) 2022||Sunday, August 28, 2022
Paper 1: 09:00-12:00 IST
Paper 2: 14:30-17:30 IST
|6||Copy of candidate responses to be available on the JEE (Advanced) 2022 website||Thursday, September 01, 2022 (10:00 IST)|
|7||Online display of provisional answer keys||Saturday, September 03, 2022 (10:00 IST)|
|8||Feedback and comments on provisional answer keys from the candidates||Saturday, September 03, 2022 (10:00 IST) to
Sunday, September 04, 2022 (17:00 IST)
|9||Online declaration of final answer keys||Sunday, September 11, 2022 (10:00 IST)|
|10||Result of JEE (Advanced) 2022||Sunday, September 11, 2022 (10:00 IST)|
|11||Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 2022||Sunday, September 11, 2022 (10:00 IST) to
Monday, September 12, 2022 (17:00 IST)
|12||Tentative Start of Joint Seat Allocation (JoSAA) 2022 Process||Monday, September 12, 2022|
|13||Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 2022||Wednesday, September 14, 2022 (09:00-12:00 IST)|
|14||Declaration of results of AAT 2022||Saturday, September 17, 2022 (17:00 IST)|
JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria
Students who are planning to appear for JEE Advanced 2022 are required to meet specific eligibility criteria established by the exam conducting authority. Candidates who do not fulfil the required criteria are not qualified to appear for the JEE Advanced exam. Therefore, candidates are advised to read the eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced carefully before submitting their application form to avoid any discrepancies in the future.
JEE Advanced Application Form and Registration Process
Soon after the declaration of JEE Main results, the conducting authority for JEE Advanced exam will release the application form and other items. For 2022, IIT Bombay will be in charge of releasing the application forms, and they should be available after the completion of the JEE Main exams. The students must first register on the official website and then fill out the application form. They have to submit the form online along with the application fees. The top 2.50 lakh candidates from JEE Mains will be eligible for the IIT JEE Advanced exam.
We have laid out the steps that can be followed by the students for the successful submission of JEE Advanced application form.
JEE Advanced Registration Fees
While filling out the application, students also have to choose 5 exam centres from an IIT zone. JEE Advanced exam centres are present in 161 cities. Once the centres are fixed, they cannot be changed. The details about the centres will be given on the candidate’s admit card.
JEE Advanced Admit Card
IIT Bombay will release the JEE Advanced admit card 2022 at jeeadv.ac.in. Admit cards will only be released for the candidates who successfully registered for the JEE Advanced exam before the last date. Candidates will not be allowed to enter the JEE Advanced exam centres without a valid admit card for JEE Advanced 2022. Candidates can download their admit card by logging in to the candidate portal using their registration number, date of birth and mobile number. Read more about JEE Advanced admit card.
JEE Advanced Exam Pattern
|Number of Papers: 2 (Paper-I and Paper-II)|
|Exam Mode: Computer-Based (Online)|
|Duration: 3 Hours each for Paper-I and Paper-II (4 hours for PwD candidates)|
|Shifts: 9 AM – 12 PM, 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM|
|Number Of Sections: 3 (Physics, Chemistry, Maths)|
|Number of Questions: Varies|
|Question Types: Multiple Choice Questions (with one or more correct options), Numerical based Questions, Matching List Questions|
|Question Paper Languages: English and Hindi|
Read More: Examination Pattern of JEE Advanced
JEE Advanced Marking Scheme
Marking scheme for questions with one or more correct options
- +4 if all the marked responses are correct
- +3, +2, +1 for partially correct answers, provided any incorrect option is not marked
- -2 for Incorrect Answer
- No Negative marking for questions left unattempted
Marking scheme for questions with Numerical Value type answers
- +3 for Correct Answer
- No Negative marking for incorrect answers or questions left unattempted
Marking scheme for Matching list type and single correct option questions
- +3 for Correct Answer
- -1 for Incorrect Answer
- No Negative marking for questions left unattempted
Similarly, the JEE Advanced AAT pattern is not fixed. Here is an outline of the exam pattern as seen in previous year’s exams:
- Mode of Examination: It is conducted offline
- Exam Duration: 3 hours
- Language: English
- Sections: Geometrical Drawing, Freehand Drawing, Imagination and Aesthetic Sensitivity, Three Dimensional Perception, Architectural Awareness.
JEE Advanced Syllabus
The syllabus of JEE Advanced is declared by the examination authority. As per reports, JEE Advanced syllabus will most likely be the same as that of the previous year. The syllabus is basically mapped according to the NCERT curriculum and is almost similar to the Mains Syllabus (with a slight difference in the weightage for different topics). The syllabus will help the IIT aspirants plan and schedule their preparation strategy.
Candidates and students can check the subject-wise syllabus of JEE Advanced from the links given below:
The questions that are asked in JEE Advanced are focused more on testing conceptual clarity and application-based knowledge; therefore, candidates should practice mixed variations of problems from multiple reference books. To crack this exam, they should focus equally on all three subjects. The exam is highly uncertain, and questions can be expected from anywhere; therefore, examine your strengths and prepare a suitable study plan based on the topics included in the syllabus.
However, the JEE Advanced syllabus has been changed for the 2023 exam. Find details here: New Syllabus Announced for JEE Advanced 2023
Best Books For JEE Advanced
A list of books that can be referred to by students preparing for JEE Advanced 2022 is provided below.
It is important for students to choose the right and best books for IIT JEE preparations. They should stick with them throughout the preparations. Avoid referring to multiple books for similar topics, as it can lead to confusion between concepts. Analyze your strengths and weaknesses and make an appropriate study plan so that your preparation time can be evenly divided and the entire syllabus can be completed well in time.
JEE Advanced Results
The results are declared by the examination authority who is in charge of the exam for that particular year. In 2022, IIT Bombay will declare the results of the JEE Advanced exam. The results will be published online on the official website comprising subject-wise marks and total marks secured, All India Rank (AIR) and Category Ranks.
How to download JEE Advanced Results?
- Log in to the official website using roll number, mobile number, and date of birth.
- Click the Submit Button.
The result will then be displayed on the screen.
JEE Advanced Counselling
Candidates have to note that the exam conducting IIT is not the authority that will conduct the counselling and allotment of seats for JEE Advanced. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) is in charge of conducting the rest of the activities. Candidates who qualify for JEE Advanced will have to first register with JoSAA. Then only they will be able to participate in the counselling process where candidates have to choose their preferred IITs and courses. Seat allotment is done considering the ranks that candidates secure and their preferences, along with the availability of seats. The application form for JoSAA 2022 should be released after the results are declared.
JEE Advanced Cutoff Marks
The cutoff marks for the entrance exam will be released along with the declaration of results. JEE Advanced cut-off marks are the minimum marks required by the candidates to be eligible in the counselling process conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). The students are shortlisted for admissions at IITs based on the cutoff marks and ranks secured in the examination.
What factors determine the cutoff marks for JEE Advanced?
- Total candidates eligible for JEE Advanced
- Seat Availability in different IITs
- The difficulty level of the Exam
- Total candidates appeared
- Last year’s cutoff trends
- The overall performance of appearing candidates
JEE Advanced Marks vs Rank
Based on previous years’ results analysis, we have provided an approximate range of JEE Advanced Marks vs Rank. Soon after the exam, the answer keys are released by the examination authority. After calculating their marks, the candidates can refer to JEE Advanced Marks vs Rank Analysis to calculate their expected rank range based on the marks secured out of 360.
|Marks Range out of 360||Expected ranks (Approx)|
|335 Marks to 308 Marks||10 to 50|
|285 Marks to 279 Marks||100 to 200|
|230 Marks to 224 Marks||700 to 800|
|212 Marks to 209 Marks||1100 to 1200|
|200 Marks to 197 Marks||1500 to 1600|
|191 Marks to 189 Marks||1900 to 2000|
|177 Marks to 175 Marks||2700 to 2800|
|172 Marks to 170 Marks||3100 to 3200|
|163 Marks to 162 Marks||3900 to 4000|
|155 Marks to 154 Marks||4700 to 4800|
JEE Advanced Mock Test
The mock test paper for the 2022 exams will be released by the examination authority. The students are advised to practice these test papers sincerely to get acquainted with the computer-based online exam pattern. The JEE Advanced mock test will be of 180 minutes, where the candidates will use computers to navigate between the sections and submit their answers. It is one of the best ways to prepare for highly competitive exams like JEE Advanced.
Apart from the mock test, sample papers and previous year’s question papers are extremely helpful in understanding the marking scheme, types of questions asked, the difficulty level of the exam, time distribution, etc.
Interested candidates can also register with BYJU’S JEE Mock test to get familiar with the exam mode and pattern.
JEE Advanced Past Question Papers
Students can access the papers to practice from the given links.
|JEE Advanced 2021 Physics Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Physics Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Physics Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2021 Chemistry Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Chemistry Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Chemistry Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2021 Maths Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Maths Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2021 Maths Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2020 Physics Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Physics Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Physics Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2020 Chemistry Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Chemistry Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Chemistry Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2020 Maths Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Maths Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2020 Maths Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2019 Physics Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2019 Physics Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2019 Physics Paper 2|
|JEE Advanced 2019 Chemistry Paper|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2019 Chemistry Paper 1|
|JEE Advanced Question Paper 2019 Chemistry Paper 2|
Frequently Asked Questions On JEE Advanced
When will JEE Advanced 2022 exam be conducted?
JEE Advanced 2022 will likely be held on August 28, 2022, as per the latest announcement made by the IIT Bombay.
When will JEE Advanced application form be released?
The application form for JEE Advanced 2022 will be released at jeeadv.nic.in, and as per the official notification, the registration process will begin on August 8, 2022, and will be closed on August 12 by 8 pm. The last date to pay the registration fee has been kept as August 13, till 8 pm.
How to download JEE Advanced admit card 2022?
To download the JEE Advanced admit card, candidates must visit the official website and use their application number, date of birth, and mobile number.
Are candidates who have cleared their qualifying exams in 2020 eligible for JEE Advanced 2022 if they did not appear for it in 2021?
No, they are not (unless the results for the qualifying examination were declared after June 2020, in which case the candidate must still comply with several other eligibility criteria)
Can aspirants who missed JEE Advanced 2021 appear in JEE Advanced 2022?
Yes. In recent developments, candidates who missed the JEE Advanced 2021 exam will be allowed to appear in the entrance exam in 2022.
How many seats are available in IITs in 2022?
The number of seats offered by IITs varies yearly, and it was 16,232 in 2021. We will have to wait for the official word from the exam authority on the number in 2022.
How much do I have to score in JEE Main to qualify for JEE Advanced 2022?
In order to be eligible for JEE Advanced 2022, a candidate must secure a rank among the top 2,50,000 in JEE Main.
Are both Paper-I and Paper-II mandatory in JEE Advanced 2022?
Yes, both papers are mandatory. The candidate’s total score and rank will be calculated based on his/her individual scores in JEE Advanced 2022 Paper-I & Paper-II.
Is there any change in JEE Advanced Eligibility?
Yes, As per the request of students, 75% of eligibility criteria for admissions into IITs have been scrapped in 2022 as well.
How is the top 20 percentile calculated for the Qualifying Exam?
The percentiles are calculated by taking the aggregate marks of all the Qualifying Exam subjects. Institutions will provide cutoff marks for the top 20 percentiles of various categories, and the information will be published on the IIT websites.
Which login ID must be used to apply for JEE Advanced 2022?
The candidate’s login ID for JEE Advanced 2022 is the candidate’s JEE Main roll number. The password is the one used for JEE Main.
What kind of questions can I expect in JEE Advanced?
The questions in JEE Advanced are quite tricky and analytical. As for the format, they are mostly multiple-choice types that cover all three science subjects – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Is there any way to confirm the registration status for the exam?
The registration status of candidates can be confirmed through the official website. The status is updated within 72 hours of payment of fees. Candidates should immediately contact the admission authorities if they do not see the updated status.
Apart from IIT colleges, which are the other premier institutes offer admissions based on JEE Advanced score.
Nine other premier institutes offer admissions based on JEE Advanced score, namely, IISC Bangalore, IISER Bhopal, IISER Kolkata, IISER Mohali, IISER Thiruvananthapuram, IISER Pune, IIST Thiruvananthapuram, RGIPT Rae Bareli, and IIPE Visakhapatnam.
How to develop better skills for solving JEE Questions?
The best and most effective way to develop better skills for tackling JEE Advanced questions is to solve a maximum number of question papers, be it sample papers or previous year papers, etc. Candidates can also take up mock tests as well. All these study exercises will help aspirants get familiar with the paper patterns, and they will know how to answer the questions during the actual exam.
JEE Advanced 2022 will be held in how many languages?
The JEE Advanced examination will be held in English and Hindi language.
Do I need to apply for JEE Advanced Separately?
Yes, JEE Advanced applications will be released after the announcement of JEE Main results, and candidates will have to register for JEE Advanced. Top 2,50,000 candidates from JEE Main can apply for JEE Advanced.