JEE Advance 2021

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.

JEE Advanced 2021

The JEE Advanced 2021 will be conducted as two papers in two sessions. Paper-1 will be conducted from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm while paper-2 will be was conducted from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Candidates have to register themselves online for the computer-based entrance test. The two papers based on a predefined JEE Advanced syllabus released by the conducting authorities were mandatory for all the aspirants.

Particulars Details
Conducting Authority Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT Kharagpur)
Examination Level National
Category Undergraduate
Academic Qualification 10+2
JEE Advanced 2021 Official website jeeadv.ac.in
Participating institutes 23 IITs
JEE Advanced 2021 date and timing JEE Advanced Exam Date 2021: July 3, 2021
  • Paper 1: 9 am to 12 noon
  • Paper 2: 2.30 to 5.30 pm
Exam Duration 3 hours each for Paper 1 and Paper 2
Exam Mode Computer-based
Exam cities 167 in India and 4 abroad
Application Process Online only
Total applicants Top 2,50,000 JEE main qualified candidates
Previous Year JEE Advanced Statistics (2020)
  • Number of applicants- 160864 candidates
  • Candidates appeared in JEE Advanced - 96%
  • Paper 1 - 1,51,311
  • Paper 2 - 1,50,900
Total seats available 13,853 inclusive of the female supernumerary seats

JEE Advanced 2021 Important Dates

Check the important dates for the JEE Advanced 2021 in the table below.

Events Dates
Application form availability To be announced
Closing date of application form To be announced
Fee payment last date To be announced
Admit card release date To be announced
JEE Advanced 2021 July 03, 2021
Response copy availability To be announced
Provisional Answer key release date To be announced
Challenge answer key To be announced
Final answer key available To be announced
Result declaration To be announced
Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test To be announced
Architecture Aptitude Test To be announced
Declaration of AAT result To be announced
Start of seat allocation process (tentative) To be announced

JEE Advanced Courses Offered

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

JEE Advanced Registration Fee

Registration Fee for exam centers in India

Indian National including (PIO and OCI)

Female Candidates (all categories)

Rs.1400

SC/ST/PwD Candidates

Rs.1400

All other Candidates

Rs. 2800

Foreign Nationals

Candidates from SAARC countries

USD 75

Candidates from Non-SAARC countries

USD 150

Registration Fee for exam centers outside India

Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI)

All Indian Nationals

USD 75

Foreign Nationals

Candidates from SAARC countries

USD 75

Candidates from Non-SAARC countries

USD 150

JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria 2021

JEE Advanced 2021 exam eligibility entails that candidates must qualify Paper-1 of JEE Main 2021. Candidates who wish to take this exam have to fulfill certain criteria as fixed by JAB. The eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2021 is as follows:

Performance in JEE Main 2021

Candidates who fall among the top 2,50,000 rankers in JEE Main 2021 across all categories are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced. Out of this number, the percentage of candidates eligible for admissions under different categories are as follows:

Number of attempts

Appearance in Class 12 (or equivalent) examination

Earlier admission at IITs/ISM

Documents required for registration

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Pattern

JEE Advanced 2021 will contain two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2, with two language options viz. English and Hindi. Here, we have defined the JEE Advanced Exam Pattern based on the analysis of the previous year question papers:

JEE Advanced Paper 1 Pattern

Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type 1 or more correct options Single-digit integer The single option is correct
Number of Questions 7 5 6
Max. Marks +4 +3 +3
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer) +1 No partial marking No partial marking
Negative Marking -2 No negative marking -1
Total Marks 28 15 18

JEE Advanced Paper 2 Pattern

Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type 1 or more correct options Single correct option Single correct option
Number of Questions 7 7 4
Max. Marks +4 +3 +3
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer) +1 No partial marking No partial marking
Negative Marking -2 -1 No negative marking
Total Marks 28 21 12

JEE Advanced Syllabus

The syllabus of JEE Advanced is declared by the examination authority. 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). Check the important topics for the three subjects (PCM) below.

JEE Advanced Physics Syllabus

Dimensional Analysis Gravitation
Laws of motion Capacitance
Electric current Magnetic Fields
Electromagnetic Induction Kinematics
Inertia Fluid Pressure
Waves Thermal Physics
Systems of particles Harmonic motions
Electric Fields Momentum
Reflection Atoms
Nuclei Refraction

JEE Advanced Chemistry Syllabus

Physical Chemistry

Energetics Solutions
Electrochemistry Surface Chemistry
Chemical Equilibrium Nuclear Chemistry
Solid State Atomic Structure
Chemical Bonding Gaseous State
Chemical Kinetics Liquid State

Inorganic Chemistry

Ores & Minerals Qualitative Analysis
Properties of Non-Metals Extractive Metallurgy
Preparation of Compounds Preparation of Non-metals
Properties of Compounds Transition Elements

Organic Chemistry

Amino acids Alkynes
Practical Organic Chemistry Alkenes
Phenols Polymers
Carbohydrate Alcohols
Ethers Carboxylic acids
Reactions of Benzene Alkyl halides
Peptides Ketones
Aldehydes Haloarenes

JEE Advanced Maths Syllabus

Quadratic Equations Logarithms
Binomial Theorem Complex Numbers
Matrices Sequence and Series
Trigonometry Probability
Determinants Permutations
Combinations Differentiation
Integration Continuity
Limits Functions
Coordinate Geometry Inverse Trigonometry
Differential Equations Vectors

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Centres

Zone No of the Exam cities Institute Abbreviation
East Zone 24 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur IITKGP
Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar IITBBS
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad IIT (ISM)
Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai IITBH
Central Zone 13 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur IITK
Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi IIT (BHU)
Indian Institute of Technology Indore IITI
North- Central Zone 19 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Delhi IITD
Indian Institute of Technology Jammu IITJM
Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur IITJ
North- East Zone 17 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati IITG
Indian Institute of Technology Patna IITP
North Zone 31 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee IITR
Indian Institute of Technology Mandi IITMandi
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar IITRPR
South Zone 40 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Madras IITM
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad IITH
Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad IITPKD
Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati IITTP
West Zone 27 exam cities in India Indian Institute of Technology Bombay IITB
Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad IITDWD
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar IITGN
Indian Institute of Technology Goa IITGOA

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q1. How many papers are there in the JEE Advance?

There are two papers in JEE Advanced exam.

Q2. The JEE Advanced score is valid for which institutes?

The JEE Advanced score is valid for the 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).

Q3. What is the exam date of JEE Advanced 2021?

The JEE advanced exam is going to take place on July 03, 2021.

Q4. Can an NIT student appear for the JEE Advanced exam?

Yes, an NIT Student can appear for the JEE Advanced exam.

Q5. Is it compulsory to appear for both papers of JEE Advanced exam?

Yes, it is compulsory to appear for the student to appear for the JEE Advanced exam. The student score will be considered invalid if he fails to do so.