About JEE Advanced

Admissions for Foreign Nationals

WHO CAN APPLY?

Candidates who are NOT citizens of India (by birth or naturalized), do not belong to OCI category, and whose parents are not citizens of India and do not come under OCI category at the time of registering for JEE (Advanced) 2017 are treated as foreign nationals. Seats allotted to foreign nationals are supernumerary with a cap of 10% of total number of seats in every course. Foreign nationals are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the OBC‐NCL, SC, ST and PwD categories as mandated by Govt. of India.

Identity Proof:

Identity proof of both the parents is required in the form of citizenship certificate/Passport.

AGE RELAXATION

In countries where a minimum stint in the armed forces (or allied) for a certain period is mandatory before/after Class XII (or equivalent) exam, the candidate will be given a relaxation of required number of years. In such cases, the candidate is required to upload a certificate/testimonial issued by competent authority to this effect at the time of registration.

JEE ADV 2017 Registration Fee:

Exam Centres Outside India (SAARC Countries)
All Candidates : USD 135
Late Fee : USD 80
Exam Centres Outside India (Non-SAARC Countries)
All Candidates : USD 270
Late Fee : USD 80

PERFORMANCE IN CLASS XII (OR EQUIVALENT) BOARD EXAMINATION

The candidates must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII (or equivalent) board examination. If a Board awards only letter grades without providing an equivalent percentage of marks on the grade sheet, the candidate should obtain a certificate from the Board specifying the equivalent marks and submit it at the time of acceptance of the allocated seat. In case such a certificate is not provided, the decision taken by the Joint Implementation Committee of JEE (Adv) 2017 will be final.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR REGISTRATION

Birth certificate for age proof
Class XII mark sheet/certificate for 75% cut‐off
Identity proof of the candidate
Citizenship certificate/Passport of both the parents
Testimonial (if required)

FOREIGN CENTRES WHERE JEE (ADV) 2017 WILL BE HELD

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Dubai (UAE), Kathmandu (Nepal) and Singapore