JEE Advanced 2017


JEE Advanced 2017JEE Advanced 2017 – The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2017 to be held on May 21 in the offline mode. IIT Madras will conduct JEE Advanced for admission to various undergraduate engineering programmes in all the 23 IITs and ISM Dhanbad. The exam comprises of two compulsory papers, Paper 1 and Paper 2 which will be held in different shifts. Paper 1 of JEE Advanced 2017 will be conducted in the morning from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, while Paper 2 will be held from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm. JEE Advanced is the second stage of the the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) and only the top 2,20,000 candidates of JEE Main 2017 are eligible to apply for JEE Advanced 2017. The application form of JEE Advanced has now been made available from April 28 to May 02, 2017, in the online mode.  However, before applying for JEE Advanced 2017, aspirants must ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility criteria defined by the examination authority. Ineligible candidates will not be allowed to appear in the examination under any circumstances. Through JEE Advanced, the IITs will fill around 11,000 B.Tech seats. Interested students may read the article given below to know more details about JEE Advanced 2017 such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form, exam centre, admit card etc.

 LatestJEE Advanced 2017 Application Form available now


What’s New in JEE Advanced 2017

  • The total number of candidates eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2017 which was earlier 2 lakh has now  been increased to 2,20,000
  • Candidates belonging to SC/ST category have to secure an aggregate of 65% in class 12 or its equivalent examination to appear in JEE Advanced 2017
  • For Candidates seeking admission under the OBC‐NCL category, their OBC‐NCL certificate  must be issued on or after April 1, 2017
  • To assist the candidates while filling the JEE Advanced 2017 application form, fee payment, admit card issuance and more, interactive features such as video calling, SMS service etc. has been introduced
  • There has been a hike in the application fee of JEE Advanced 2017. The revised fee structure is provided below on this page
  • In addition to the mobile number submitted at the time of applying for JEE Main 2017, candidates will now be able to add another mobile number while registering for JEE Advanced
  • The result of JEE Advanced 2017 will also be intimidated through SMS for the convenience of the candidates. Therefore, at the time of filling the application form, candidates must provide valid mobile number to utilise this benefit

Salient features of JEE Advanced 2017

S.No. Particulars Details
1. JEE Advanced 2017 application process Online system with uploading of photograph, and signature.
2. JEE Advanced 2017 admit card To be downloaded through login
3. No of attempts A maximum of two attempts in consecutive years
4. Exam centres 126; divided into seven IIT zones
5. Exam mode Offline
6. Medium of exam paper English and Hindi
7. JEE Advanced 2017 papers Paper 1 and Paper 2; both compulsory
8. Answer key for JEE Advanced Will be displayed online on June 04, 2017
9. JEE Advanced result Will be declared in the online mode
10. Counselling of JEE Advanced 2017 Common Counselling and seat allocation through JoSAA 2017

JEE Main 2017 Important Dates

The table below contains the important dates of all the JEE Advanced 2017. Candidates can refer to the table given below to track all the important events of the examination.

S. No. JEE Advanced 2017 Event Important Dates
1. Registration for JEE Advanced 2017 April 28, 2017 (10:00 am)
2. Last date for registration May 02, 2017 (5:00 pm)
3. Registration with late fee May 03, 2017
4. Last date to apply for JEE Advanced 2017 with late fee May 04,2017
5. Availability of JEE Main 2017 admit card May 10 (10:00 am) to
May 21, 2017 (9:00 am)
6. JEE Advanced 2017

Paper 1:
Paper 2:

May 21, 2017

09:00 am – 12:00 noon
02:00 pm- 05:00 pm

7. (A) Online display of ORS and scanned responses
(B) Request from candidates for review of scanned responses
May 31 (10:00 am) to
July 03, 2017, (5:00 pm)
8. Online display of answer keys June 04, 2017, (10:00 am)
9. Feedback and comments on answer keys from the candidates June 04 (10:00 am) to
June 06, 2017, (5:00 pm)
10. Online declaration of results June 11, 2017, (10:00 am)
11. Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test June 11(10:00 am) to
June 12, 2017 (5:00 pm)
12. Architecture Aptitude Test June 14, 2017 (9:00 am to 12:00  pm)
13. Declaration of results of AAT June 18, 2017
14 Seat Allotment (Tentative) June 19 to July 18, 2017

JEE Advanced 2017 Eligibility Criteria

Each and every candidate has to fulfil all the five eligibility criteria given below to appear in JEE Advanced 2017:

S.No. JEE Advanced 2017 Criterion Preconditions
1. Performance in JEE Main 2017 Candidates must be among the top 2,20,000 candidates of JEE Main 2017
2. Age limit Candidates must be born on or after October 1, 1992. For candidates belonging to SC, ST and PwD category, there is a relaxation of five years. They must be born on or after October 01, 1987.
3. Number of attempts Candidates can attempt JEE Advanced 2017 a maximum of two times in consecutive years
4. Academic qualification Candidates must have appeared for class 12 or its equivalent examination with all the subjects for the first time in 2016 or 2017. Also, candidates whose class 12 or equivalent exam result for the academic session 2014-15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible for JEE Advanced 2017
5. Earlier admission at IITs Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 are eligible to appear in JEE advanced 2017. Also, candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but did not accept the seat are also eligible.However, Candidates who have been admitted in an IIT/ISM irrespective of their continuation in the program or whose admission was cancelled are not eligible.

JEE Advanced 2017 Application Form

Candidates need to register online for appearing in JEE Advanced 2017. Registration can be done only through online mode. Candidates can check the procedure to fill up the Application form and other important details below.

  • Candidates need to login through JEE Main 2017 roll number and password
  • After logging in, candidates need to provide their basic details. Candidates have to choose their medium of paper, examination cities etc.
  • Upload the scanned copies of all the required documents.
  • Pay the registration fees.

For JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Centres opted in India

S.No. Category JEE Advanced 2017 Application Fee
1. Female Candidates Rs. 1200
2. SC, ST, PwD Candidates Rs. 1200
3. All other Candidates Rs.2400
4. Late Fee Rs. 500

For JEE Advanced 2017 Centres opted Outside India (SAARC Countries)

S.No. Category JEE Advanced 2017 Application Fee
1. All Candidates USD 135
2. Late Fee USD 80

For JEE Advanced 2017 Centres Outside India (Non- SAARC Countries)

S.No. Category JEE Advanced 2017 Application Fee
1. All Candidates USD 270
2. Late Fee USD 80

JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Centres

JEE Advanced 2017 will be conducted in around 120 cities across the country and 6 foreign countries. The Exam Centres are divided into Seven IIT Zones. The name of the IIT Zones along with the name of states, and total no. of cities/town are given in the table below:

 IIT Zones States Total no. of Centres in each State
IIT Bombay 1. Goa 1
2. Gujarat. 6
3. Maharashtra. 7
4. Rajasthan 1
5. Ethiopia 1
IIT Delhi 1. Delhi. 5
2. Haryana. 2
3. Jammu & Kashmir. 1
4. Madhya Pradesh. 1
5. Rajasthan. 9
6. Nepal 1
IIT Guwahati 1. Arunachal Pradesh 1
2. Assam. 3
3. Bihar 4
4. Manipur 1
5. Meghalaya 1
6. West Bengal 1
7. Singapore 1
IIT Kanpur 1. Madhya Pradesh. 3
2. Uttar Pradesh 6
3. United Arab Emirates 1
IIT Kharagpur 1. Andaman & Nicobar Islands. 1
2. Andhra Pradesh 1
3. Chattisgarh 3
4. Jharkhand 4
5. Orissa 3
6. Sikkim 1
7. Tripura 1
8. West Bengal 7
Bangladesh 1
IIT Madras 1. Andhra Pradesh 6
2. Telangana 4
3. Karnataka 3
4. Kerala 3
5. Puducherry 1
6. Tamil Nadu 4
IIT Roorkee 1. Chandigarh 1
2. Haryana 5
3. Himachal Pradesh 2
4. Punjab 5
5. Uttarakhand 4
6. Uttar Pradesh 8
Sri Lanka 1

JEE Advanced 2017 Admit Card

The admit card of JEE Advanced 2017 will be issued to all the candidates who will successfully register for the entrance exam. The admit card will be available only in the online mode. It will bear the name and address of the exam centre allotted to the candidates along with their name, photograph, signature, address, category, language of the question paper etc.

After downloading the JEE Advanced hall ticket, candidates are advised to check the details furnished on it. In case of any discrepancy in the admit card details, candidates must immediately contact the Chairman of JEE Advanced 2017 of the respective zonal coordinating IIT. Candidates must carry a copy of the downloaded admit card to the exam centre and produce it at the time of exam. Candidates will be issued the original admit card during the Paper 1 examination. Candidates must ensure to keep the JEE Advanced admit card 2017 safely till the admission process gets over.

JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of JEE Advanced is as given below:

Particular Details
Mode of exam Offline
Total number of papers 2; Paper 1 & Paper 2
Subject combination Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Language medium English/Hindi
Marking scheme Negative marks for incorrect response to some of the questions

Note: The language medium of the question paper of JEE Advanced must be selected by the candidates at the time of filling up the application form.

JEE Advanced 2017 Optical Response Sheet

  • Candidates will be provided with Optical Response Sheet (ORS) to record their answers.
  • The answers should be marked on the first page of the ORS by darkening the bubble or bubbles.
  • Candidates must use Black ball point pen to mark their responses in the answer sheet.

JEE Advanced 2017 Syllabus

The syllabus of JEE advanced 2017 includes topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates must cover the entire syllabus prescribed for JEE Advanced to score well in the examination and to qualify for admission into the B.Tech programmes offered by the IITs, ISM and other participating institutes of JEE Advanced 2017.

JEE Advanced 2017 Sample Paper

Sample Paper of JEE Advanced 2017 is similar to the question paper of the actual examination. Regular practice of sample papers will prove beneficial to the candidates in various ways. It will help the candidats to get a prior experience of the actual examination.  Sample papers are an important tool to understand the type of questions, division of marks and get an idea about the pattern of the examination. Candidates will be able to figure their strength and weakness, improve their time management skills and prepare better for the examination. Candidates are advised to check and download the sample papers and practice it regularly to prepare better and excel in the examination.

JEE Advanced 2017 Answer Key

The answer key of JEE Advanced for both Papers 1 and 2 will be released by IIT Madras on June 04, 2017. With the help of the answer key of JEE Advanced, candidates will be able to cross-check their responses with that of the answer key and calculate the probable score. If candidates have any doubts regarding the official answer key, they can submit their feedback from June 04 to 06, 2017. Apart from the official answer key of JEE Advanced 2017, various coaching institutes will also publish the JEE Advanced answer key few hours after the conclusion of the examination.

JEE Advanced 2017 Result

The result of JEE Advanced will be declared online on June 11, 2017. After the declaration of result, the All India Ranks (AIR) of the qualified candidates will also be published. Candidates will be able to check their result/rank only in the online mode. Individual rank card will not be sent to any of the students. To download JEE Advanced 2017 result, candidates have to log in through their JEE Advanced 2017 registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email ID.

JEE Advanced 2017 Rank List

IIT Madras will publish the JEE Advanced rank list 2017 after the result is declared. Only those candidates who have appeared in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 of JEE Advanced 2017 will be considered for ranking. The ranks list will be prepared on the basis of the aggregate marks obtained by the candidates in the entrance examination. If in case, two or more candidates secure the same aggregate mark, the following tie-breaking policy will be used to assign the rank.

Tie Breaking Resolution in JEE Advanced 2017

If two or more students obtain equal marks, the ranks of the candidates will be decided in the following order:

  • The candidate with higher marks in Mathematics will be awarded higher rank.
  • If the tie still persists, the candidate with higher marks in Physics will be assigned higher rank.
  • If the tie doesn’t break even after applying the criterion mentioned above, candidates will be awarded the same rank.

JEE Advanced 2017 Cutoff

The cutoff is the minimum prescribed marks that candidates need to secure in each subject and in aggregate in JEE Advanced 2017. Only those candidates who will secure the minimum aggregate mark will be included in the rank list. The category wise minimum qualifying marks in percentage are given below in the table:

Minimum Percentage of Marks Prescribed for Inclusion in the Rank List

          Rank List Minimum Percentage of Marks in each Subject Minimum Percentage of Aggregate Marks
Common Rank List 10.0 35.0
OBC-NCL Rank List 9.0 31.5
SC Rank List 5.0 17.5
ST Rank List 5.0 17.5
Common PwD rank List 5.0 17.5
OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List 5.0 17.5
SC-PwD Rank List 5.0 17.5
ST-PwD Rank List 5.0 17.5
Preparatory Course Rank list 2.5 8.75

Performance in Class XII (or equivalent) Examination

Candidates must satisfy at least one of the given criteria mentioned below for admission in IITs and other Institutes:

  • Candidates must secure at least 75% aggregate marks in the class XII (or equivalent) Board examination. For SC, ST and PwD candidates the aggregate marks is 70%.
  • Candidates must be within the category-wise top 20 percentile of successful candidates in their respective Class XII (or equivalent) board examination.

JEE Advanced 2017 Counselling

The counselling and the seat allotment of the qualified candidates for admission to the IITs, ISM Dhanbad and 9 other institutes through JEE Advanced 2017 will be done by the Joint Seat allocation Authority (JoSAA). The JEE Advanced 2017 counselling is expected to be conducted tentatively from June 19 to July 18. The counselling of JEE Advanced 2017 includes online registration, choice filling and locking, seat allotment and reporting to the allotted colleges.  All the candidates eligible for admission have to participate in the seat allotment of JEE Advanced 2017 by filling in their choices of the courses in the online mode.

Participating Institutes of JEE Advanced 2017

The Participating Institutes of JEE Advanced 2017 comprises of Zonal wise 23 IITs and 11 other Institutes. The name of the Institutes along with the state is given in the table below:

JEE Advanced 2017 Participating IITs

S no. Zone Indian Institute of Information Technology (IITs)
Central Zone    Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Indian Institute of Technology Indore
Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai
Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University)
 2  East Zone   Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad
Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar
3 North- Central Zone  Indian Institute of Technology  Delhi
Indian Institute of Technology Jammu
Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur
4  North- East Zone  Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology Patna
5  North Zone   Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Indian Institute of Technology Mandi
Indian Institute of Technology Ropar
6  South Zone    Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad
Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad
Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati
7  West Zone    Indian Institute of Technology Bombay
Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad
Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar
Indian Institute of Technology Goa


Other Institutes which considers JEE Advanced 2017 Scores:

S no. Institutes other than IITs
1 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Bhopal
2 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Mohali
3 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Kolkata
4 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Thiruvananthapuram
5 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Pune
6 Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Berhampur
7  Indian Institutes of Science Education and Research (IISERs), Tirupati
8 Indian School of Mines Dhanbad
9 Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT), Rae Bareli
10 Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc)
11 Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram


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