The most important eligibility criteria that every candidate needs to fulfil in order to appear for JEE Advanced is to qualify JEE Main. Further, the candidate should be among the top 2,50,000 JEE Main candidates. In addition to this, there are a few other criteria that candidates should meet.
- Candidate should have passed class 12th with a minimum passing marks.
- Candidates belonging to general category must get 75 per cent in 12th, and candidates belonging to SC, ST, PwD must get 65 per cent of marks in 12th board exam or any other equivalent qualifying exam.
- Candidates who have already been admitted in an IIT earlier are not eligible for JEE Advanced.