JEE (Advanced) Entrance Exam 2017

All India Exam
  • Overview
    Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur will conduct the JEE Advanced 2018 exam on 20th May next year. This year JEE Advanced exam was conducted by IIT Madras on 21st May, 2017. Till 2017, JEE Advanced was conducted in pen-paper mode. The JEE Advanced exam will be conducted online from 2018. The decision to conduct the exam online was taken by Joint Admission Board (JAB) to make logistics and evaluation process easier.
    The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2017 conducted by the seven zonal IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) 2017. Seven Zonal IITs which were conducted JEE (Advanced) exam are IITB, IITD, IITG, IITK, IITKgp, IITM and IITR.
    The performance of a candidate in this examination was 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. The decisions of the JAB 2017 was the final in all matters related to JEE (Advanced) 2017 and admission to IITs.
  • Exam Date : Third week of May 
  • Declaration of Result : Second week of June 
  • Important Dates of JEE-2017
S.No Description Day, Date and Time
1. JEE (Main) 2017 [Offline exam] SUN, 02-04-2017
2. Results of JEE (Main) 2017 THU, 27-04-2017
3. Registration for JEE (Advanced) 2017 FRI, 28-04-2017, 10:00 IST to 
TUE, 02-05-2017, 17:00 IST
4. Registration with Late Fee WED, 03-05-2017 to 
THU, 04-05-2017, 17:00 IST
5. Admit card available for downloading WED, 10-05-2017, 10:00 IST to
SUN, 21-05-2017, 09:00 IST
6. JEE (Advanced) 2017 
Paper - 1 
Paper - 2
SUN, 21-05-2017 
09:00 - 12:00 IST 
14:00 - 17:00 IST
7. (a) Online display of ORS and scanned responses 
(b) Request from candidates for review of scanned responses
WED, 31-05-2017 10:00 IST to 
SAT, 03-06-2017, 17:00 IST
8. Online display of answer keys SUN, 04-06-2017, 10:00 IST
9 Feedback and comments on answer keys from the candidates SUN, 04-06-2017, 10:00 IST to 
TUE, 06-06-2017, 17:00 IST
10 Declaration of JEE (Advanced) results SUN, 11-06-2017, 10:00 IST
11 Seat Allotment (Tentative) MON, 19-06-2017 to 
TUE, 18-07-2017
  •  Eligibility Criteria
  • 1. Performance in JEE (Main): The candidate should be among the top 2,20,000 (including all categories) in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2017. The percentages of various categories are: 27% for OBC-NCL, 15% for SC, 7.5% for ST and the remaining 50.5% is OPEN for all.
  • 2. Age limit: Candidates of GEN and OBC-NCL categories must have completed 17 years at the time of admission and should be an Indian National. The upper age limit for JEE (Advanced) is 25 years for GE and OBC-NCL categories and this upper age limit shall be relaxed by a period of 5 years for SC, ST and PwD categories. 
  • 3. No. of Attempts: A Candidate is allowed to write JEE (Advanced) examination for a maximum of two times and that too in consecutive years.
  • 4. Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination: Candidates who appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017 are eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination results for the academic year 2014-15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
  • 5. Earlier admission at IITs/ISM: A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program OR accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat (by not reporting at any reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2016) are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
 
Exam Structure of JEE (Advanced) 2017
The JEE (Advanced) 2017 exam consists of two papers, i.e., Paper 1 and Paper 2, each of three hours duration and will be held as per the following schedule:
 
Item Day Date Time
Paper-1 Sunday 21-May-2017 09:00 to 12:00 IST
Paper-2 Sunday 21-May-2017 14:00 to 17:00 IST
    Both the papers are compulsory.
  •  JEE (Advanced) PAPER - 1
  • Total Time:                   3 Hrs. (9:00 – 12:00)
    Total Questions:           18 x 3 = 54
    Max. Marks:                  61 x 3 = 183

    Questions and Marks distribution for each Subject: (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)
Section Question
Type
Question Numbering Number of Questions Max. Marks Marking Scheme
Full Marks Partial Marks Zero Marks Negative
Marks
1 One or More Correct Option(s) 01 – 7 7 4 × 7 = 28 +4 +1 0 -2
2 Single Digit Integer (0-9) 08 – 12 5 3 × 5 = 15 +3 - 0 -
3 Single Correct Option
[Matching Type] 
13 – 18 6 3 × 6 = 18 +3 - 0 -1
      18 61        

SECTION – 1: ONE OR MORE CORRECT OPTION (S) (Max. Marks: 28)
(i)     This section contains SEVEN questions with ONE OR MORE THAN ONE correct option.
(ii)    Q. No.1 to Q. No. 7 carries +4 marks if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is(are) darkened, +1 for darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided NO incorrect option is darkened, 0 if none of the bubbles is darkened and –2 in allother cases.
SECTION –2: SINGLE DIGIT INTEGER (Max. Marks: 15)
(i)     This section contains FIVE questions.
(ii)    The answer to each question is a SINGLE DIGIT INTEGER ranging from 0 to 9 (both inclusive).
(iii)   Q. No.8 to Q. No. 12 carries +3 marks if only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened and 0 in all other cases.
SECTION – 3: SINGLE CORRECT OPTION [Matching Type]  (Max. Marks: 18)
(i)     This section contains SIX questions with ONLY ONE option is correct.
(ii)    Q. No.13 to Q. No. 18 carries +3 marks if only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened, 0 if none of the bubbles is darkened and –1 in allother cases. 


JEE (Advanced) PAPER - 2
Total Time:                   3 Hrs. (14:00 – 17:00)   
Total Questions:           18 x 3 = 54
Max. Marks:                  61 x 3 = 183

Questions and Marks distribution for each Subject: (Physics, Chemistry, Maths)

Section Type of Questions Question Number Number of Questions Max. Marks Marking Scheme
Full Marks Partial Marks Zero Marks Negative
Marks
1 Single Correct Option 01 – 7 7 3 × 7 = 21 +3 - 0 -1
2 One or More Correct Option(s) 08 – 14 7 4 × 7 = 28 +4 +1 0 -2
3 Comprehension (Paragraph Type) 15 – 18 4 3 × 4 = 12 +3 - 0 -
      18 61      
 
SECTION – 1: SINGLE CORRECT OPTION (Max. Marks: 21)
(i)     This section contains SEVEN questions with ONLY ONE option is correct.
(ii)    Q. No. 1 to Q. No. 7 carries +3 marks if only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened, 0 if none of the bubbles is darkened and –1 in allother cases.
SECTION – 2: ONE OR MORE CORRECT OPTION(S) (Max. Marks: 28)
(i)     This section contains SEVEN questions with ONE OR MORE THAN ONE correct option.
(ii)    Q. No. 8 to Q. No. 14 carries +4 marks if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is (are) darkened, +1 for darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided NO incorrect option is darkened, 0 if none of the bubbles is darkened and –2 in allother cases.
SECTION – 3: COMPREHENSION (PARAGRAPH TYPE) (Max. Marks: 12)
(i)     This section contains FOUR multiple choice questions related to TWO paragraphs with TWO questions on each paragraph.
(ii)    Q. No. 15 to Q. No. 18 carries +3 marks if only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened and 0 in all other cases.
(iii)   Each question has FOUR options out of which ONLY ONE option is correct.
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