JEE ADVANCE – 2020

JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced is conducted every year by one of the seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) namely IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, and IIT Roorkee or Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore under the aegis of the Joint Admission Board (JAB). Admissions to Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the 23 IITs, including the Indian School of Mines (ISM) are done based on ranks obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced. 

Through JEE Advanced, candidates can secure admissions to the following courses:

  • 4-year Bachelors – BTech, BS
  • 5-year BArch
  • 5-year Dual Degree – BTech, MTech, BS, MS
  • 5-year Integrated Masters – MTech, MSc, Dual Degree

JEE Advanced 2020

  • The number of candidates to be eligible for JEE Advanced 2020 has gone up to 2,50,000 as per the decision by JAB
  • Another key decision is to hold the JEE Advanced exam in the United States for the first time. A JEE Advanced examination center will be set up in the San Francisco area to serve this purpose.

The entrance test will be held in two shifts: 9 am to 12 noon and 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Candidates have to register themselves online for the computer-based entrance test. There will be two mandatory papers based on a predefined JEE Advanced syllabus released by the conducting authorities.

The JEE Advanced 2020 admit cards release date has also been postponed and new dates will be announced later. Admissions to the IITs will be through the counseling conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) based on ranks obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced.

JEE Advanced 2020 Important Dates

EventsDatesSalient Features
Application form availabilityTo be announcedCandidates can apply for the exam online.
Fee payment last dateTo be announcedFee can be paid through credit card, debit card or net banking.
Admit card release dateTo be announcedThe eligible candidates will download their admit card.
JEE Advanced 202023-Aug-2020IIT Delhi will conduct the exam.
Response copy availabilityTo be announcedCandidates will be able to check their response copy.
Provisional answer key release dateTo be announcedCandidates can download provisional answer key to match their response.
Challenge answer keyTo be announcedRaise objection (if any) against provisional answer key.
Final answer key availableTo be announcedIIT Delhi will release the final answer key.
Result declarationTo be announcedThe result will release in online mode only.
Online registration for Architecture Aptitude TestTo be announcedRegister for AAT in online mode.
Architecture Aptitude TestTo be announcedAppear in the exam.
Declaration of AAT resultTo be announcedCandidates will be able to check their result online.
Start of seat allocation process (tentative)To be announcedThe seat allocation process will start for eligible candidates only.

Colleges Accepting JEE Advanced 2020 Score

Take a look at some of the popular engineering colleges in India including IITs & ISM that accept JEE Advanced score for admissions.

S. No.Institutes Name
1.Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur
2. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
3. Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee
4. Galgotias University
5. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
6. Indian Institute of Technology, Madras
7. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology
8. Presidency University, Bangalore

Important FAQs on JEE Advanced 2020

Q. I appeared in class 12 examination for the first time in 2019. Am I eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020?

A. Yes, you are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020, provided you comply with the set eligibility norms for the exam.

Q. I appeared in class 12 examination for the first time in 2018 and my exam results were declared by June 2018. I appeared for JEE Advanced 2018 but did not appear in JEE Advanced 2019. Am I eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020?

A. No, you are not eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020.  

Q. I appeared in class 12 examination for the first time in 2018. My exam results were declared after June 2018. Am I eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020?

A. Yes, you are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020, provided you comply with the set eligibility norms for the exam.

Q. I appeared in class 12 examination for the first time in 2018. My exam results were declared before the end of June 2018 but, my result was withheld and was declared after June 2018. Am I eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020?

A. No, you are not eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2020