About JEE Advanced

JEE (Advanced) 2020 will be conducted on 17th May 2020 by IIT, Delhi. The official website of JEE Advanced has announced that the examination will be held in India and abroad on the same date - 17th May, 2020 (Sunday) as per earlier planned timings: Paper 1 (09:00 to 12:00 IST) and Paper 2 (14:30 to 17:30 IST).

JEE Advanced (2020) examination will be conducted in fully computer based mode.

Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are institutions of national importance established through Acts of Parliament for fostering excellence in education. At present, there are twenty-three IITs across the country.

Admission into various undergraduate programmes leading to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree in Engineering, Sciences, Architecture, or Pharmaceutics across IITs is through the Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced). JEE (Advanced) will be conducted by the seven Zonal Coordinating (ZC) IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB).

Indian nationals (including PIO/OCI) who wish to appear in JEE (Advanced) must write Paper-1 of JEE (Main) which will be usually held twice a year in January and April and meet stipulated performance criteria. JEE Main is conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA).

Apart from IITs, other centrally funded institutes have used JEE (Advanced) ranks in the past. These include:

  1. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc)
  2. Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs) located in Berhampur, Bhopal, Kolkata, Mohali, Pune, Thiruvananthapuram and Tirupati
  3. Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram
  4. Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Rae Bareli
  5. Indian Institute of Petroleum & Energy, Visakhapatnam

The schedule as published is given below:

S. No. Activity Date
1 JEE (Main) 2020 [Computer Based Test by NTA] 06-01-2020 to 11-01-2020 &
03-04-2020 to 09-04-2020
2 Declaration of JEE (Main) 2020 Results By 31-01-2020 &
By 30-04-2020
3 JEE (Advanced) 2020 SUN, 17-05-2020
Paper 1 : 09:00 – 12:00 IST
Paper 2 : 14:30 – 17:30 IST
4 Declaration of JEE (Advanced) 2020 Results Thu, 08-06-2020
5 Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Sun, 12-06-2020
6 Declaration of AAT results TUE, 16-06-2020
7 Tentative Start of Seat Allocation Process WED, 17-06-2020