JEE Advanced is conducted each 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 dependent on positions obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced. 


Through JEE Advanced, candidates can tie down 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 admit card has been made available by the IIT Delhi online on the official site from September 21. Candidates must download their JEE Advanced admit card and check it for any disparities. The last date to download the admit card is September 21. 


JEE Advanced 2020 application structure has been made available by the IIT Delhi for Indian nationals online on the official site from September 12. Candidates must enlist for JEE Advanced 2020 at the latest September 17. The most recent day to pay the application charge is September 18. 


IIT Delhi has made available the JEE Advanced 2020 application structure (for foreign nationals just) online on the official site from September 5. Candidates must enroll themselves for JEE Advanced 2020 prior to September 17. 


IIT Delhi has delivered the information brochure for the test. According to which the JEE Advanced 2020 application structure will be available from September 12 and the last date to fill the application will be September 17. Candidates will be permitted to pay their fees by September 18. 


JEE Advanced 2020 test has been deferred to September 27 shared by Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister, through a tweet. For the academic year 2020-21, IIT Delhi is the organizing institute for Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Advanced) 2020. Prior the test was to be hung on August 23. 


Prior, IIT Delhi would have conducted the placement test on May 17 and the outcome was planned to be announced on June 8 yet now the test and all different dates have been delayed due to COVID-19. JEE Advanced 2020 application structures discharge has also been deferred and the new dates will be announced later. 

What's going on in JEE Advanced 2020?

The quantity of candidates to be qualified for JEE Advanced 2020 has gone up to 2,50,000 according to the choice by JAB 


The JEE Advanced 2020 will be conducted as two papers in two meetings. Paper-1 will be conducted from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm while paper-2 will be conducted from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. Candidates need to enlist themselves online for the PC based passageway test. There will be two obligatory papers dependent on a predefined JEE Advanced prospectus delivered by the conducting specialists. 


The JEE Advanced 2020 admit cards will be delivered by the IIT Delhi on September 21 and the last date to download a similar will be September 27. Admissions to the IITs will be through the counseling conducted by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) in light of positions obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced. 


Candidates who have cleared JEE Main will have the option to apply for JEE Advanced for admission to the IITs (Indian Institutes of Technology) in India. It might be noticed that the top 2.5 lakh JEE Main qualifiers may be qualified to apply for the JEE Advanced. In any case, the complete number of candidates might be somewhat higher than 2.5 in light of ‘tied’ positions/scores in every category. 


JEE Advanced 2020 test eligibility entails that candidates clear Paper-1 of JEE Main 2020. Candidates who wish to take this test need to satisfy certain models as fixed by JAB. 

JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria 2020

I – Performance in JEE Main 2020 


Candidates who fall among the best 2,50,000 rankers in JEE Main 2020 over all categories are qualified to show up for JEE Advanced. Out of this number, the percentage of candidates qualified for admissions under various categories are as per the following: 

General category candidates (from the basic legitimacy list) – 46.5% 

General EWS – 4% 

OBC-NCL candidates – 27% 

SC candidates – 15% 

ST candidates – 7.5% 

PWD candidates – Horizontal reservation of 5% in all the above categories 


II – Age limit 

General or OBC-NCL category candidates conceived on or after October 1, 1995, can apply for the test. 

Be that as it may, the age limit for SC, ST or PwD category candidates has been loose. SC, ST or PwD candidates conceived on or after October 1, 1990, will be qualified for the test. 


III – Number of endeavors 

A candidate can endeavor JEE Advanced for a limit of multiple times in two sequential years 


IV – Appearance in Class 12 (or equivalent) examination 

Candidates can show up for this engineering placement test in the event that they have showed up for their Class 12 or equivalent test without precedent for 2019 or 2020. 


V – Earlier admission at IITs/ISM 

A candidate ought NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether he/she continued in the program OR acknowledged an IIT seat by reporting at a reporting center previously. Candidates whose admission at IITs was dropped subsequent to joining any IIT are also not qualified to show up in JEE Advanced 2020. 


Candidates who have been admitted to a preliminary course in any of the IITs without precedent for 2019 can show up in JEE Advanced 2020. 


The candidates who paid seat acknowledgment expense in 2019 yet (I) didn’t report at any reporting center OR, (ii) pulled back before the last round of seat distribution, OR, (iii) had their seat dropped (out of the blue) before the last round of seat designation for IITs, during the joint seat allocation in 2019 are qualified to show up in JEE Advanced 2020. 


Be that as it may, in any of the above cases, the candidate is needed to satisfy the conditions referenced from standard 1 to rule 4. 

JEE Advanced Admission Criteria 2020

Hopefuls who will qualify JEE Advanced 2020 test need to satisfy in any event one of the models given beneath for admission to single guy’s programs, integrated ace’s programs and dual degree programs at IITs: 


Candidates more likely than not made sure about a minimum of 75% total in Class 12 (or equivalent) board examination. The total marks for SC, ST and PWD marks ought to be in any event 65% 


Candidates ought to be within category-wise top 20 percentile of effective candidates in their respective Class 12 (or equivalent) board examination. 

Reservation of Seats

According to the JEE Advanced information brochure, “Candidates who are not residents of India at the hour of registering for JEE Advanced 2020 (by birth or naturalized) are treated as foreign nationals”. It is additionally shared that, “Seats assigned to foreign nationals are supernumerary. Be that as it may, not all Institutes may have supernumerary seats. The availability of supernumerary seats will be announced at the hour of seat allocation”. 


Indian nationals will be offered admissions dependent on seats held for the category under which they fall. This booking of seats was done in understanding with the standards referenced by the Government of India 


According to the information brochure, “Unfilled seats in the OBC-NCL category can be dispensed to GEN category candidates though seats remaining empty under the SC and ST categories will not be designated to candidates belonging to different categories. The booking for PwD candidates was flat and subsequently, unfilled seats were dispensed to candidates belonging to the respective categories, i.e, unfilled SC-PwD seats were allocated to candidates belonging to the SC category, etc”. 


Candidates should note here that, when they select a category at the hour of JEE Advanced registration, at that point they won’t be given a choice to roll out any improvements in their category determination field in the registration structure. 

JEE Advanced 2020: Eligibility for Foreign Nationals

Candidates who are NOT residents of India (by birth or naturalized) and have examined (are studying) abroad at 10+2 level or equivalent at the hour of registering for JEE(Advanced) 2020, are treated as foreign nationals. Seats apportioned to foreign nationals are supernumerary with a top of 10% of the absolute number of seats in each course. 


Foreign nationals are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PwD (Persons with Disability) categories as commanded by Govt. of India. 


These candidates are not needed to compose JEE (Main) 2020 and may enroll for JEE (Advanced) 2020 straightforwardly subject to satisfaction of other eligibility standards. 


Character Proof: Identity proof of the candidate is required in the type of a citizenship authentication/identification.

Registration expense for JEE (Advanced) 2020

All foreign candidates who want to show up for JEE (Advanced) 2020 need to enroll online through the JEE (Advanced) 2020 site,

Cut-off marks for the best 20 percentile

The cut-off marks for the best 20 percentile are calculated dependent on the marks scored by the candidates who go in their respective boards in the specific year. 


It is repeated that the best 20 percentile cut-off for the academic year 2020 will be considered for the candidates who handle the Class 12 (or equivalent) examination in 2020. 


Additionally, the best 20 percentile cut-off for the academic year 2019 will be considered for the candidates who handle the Class 12 (or equivalent) examination in 2019.