JEE Advanced 2018

JEE Advanced 2018

jee advanced 2018

JEE Advanced to be conducted on 20th May 2018.

JEE Advanced 2018 exam portal is currently closed.


JEE Advanced 2018 is a national-level engineering entrance examination held for UG admissions at IITs and IISc. The exam is conducted annually by one of the seven zonal Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), decided via the Round Robin method. JEE Advanced is the 2nd stage of the 2-stage admission process for IITs. The 2-stage process was adopted in 2013, replacing the decade’s old IIT-JEE exam. Every Year, 2,00,000 plus students are selected for taking the JEE Advanced exam based on their JEE Main and 12th standard performance.

List of Contents

  1. Mode of Examination.
  2. Date of Examination
  3. Language of Examination.
  4. Performance in 12th.
  5. Eligibility Criteria
  6. Programs Offered.
  7. How to apply?
    1. Registration Fee.
    2. Photograph, Signature and Thumb Impression.
    3. Application Procedure.
  8. Admit card.
  9. Exam Pattern.
  10. Results.
  11. Participating colleges.
  12. Important Date.
  13. Important links.

Mode of Answering

JEE Advanced 2018 will be held in ONLINE mode only.

This will be the first time that the exam will shift to ONLINE mode of answering.

Conducting Body

JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted by IIT Kanpur.

JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Date

JEE Advanced 2018 Paper I and II will be conducted on the 20th May 2018 on the same date.

Language of Examination 

JEE Advanced 2018 question paper will be bilingual in nature i.e. it will be printed in both English and Hindi.

Performance in 12th Standard

In order to take admission into an IIT, candidate must satisfy at least one of the following criterion:

  • Candidate must have secured an aggregate of 75% or more (65% or more for SC/ST/PWD) in 10+2 examination.
  • Candidate must be within the category wise top 20 percentile of their respective 12th

These above-mentioned two criteria do not hold good as far as appearing for JEE Advanced 2018 is concerned.

JEE Advanced 2018 Eligibility

  • Performance in JEE Main 2018: In order to take JEE Advanced 2018 exam, one must qualify JEE Main 2018. Candidate must score positive marks in JEE Main 2018 and should be among top 2,20,200 students.
  • Age Limit: Candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1993. A five years relaxation is provided for SC/ST/PwD category candidates i.e. Reserved category students born or after October 1, 1987 are also eligible.
  • Number of Attempts: Aspiring candidates can appear for JEE Advanced two times, that too in consecutive years.
  • Improvement of Marks: Candidates who have reappeared for the 10+2 or equivalent examination in 2018 will have the better of their two performances considered.
  • Admitted Candidates:Candidates already enrolled in any of the 22 IITs and also the ones who have reported at any IIT in 2017 are NOT eligible for JEE Advanced 2018.
  • Year of Passing QE: Only those candidates who have taken the 12th examination in either 2017 or 2018 are eligible for JEE Advanced 2018.

Programs Offered

B.Tech. Bachelor of Technology 4 Years
B.S. Bachelor of Science 4 Years
B.Pharm. Bachelor of Pharmaceutics 4 Years
B.Arch. Bachelor of Architecture 5 Years
Dual Degree B.Tech.-M.Tech. Dual degree Bachelor of Technology and Master of Technology 5 Years
Dual Degree B.S. – M.S. Dual Degree Bachelor of Science and Master of Science 5 Years
Dual Degree B.Pharm.-M.Pharm Dual Degree Bachelor of Pharmaceutics and Master of Pharmaceutics 5 Years
Integrated Dual Degree M.Pharm. Integrated Dual Degree Master of Pharmaceutics 5 Years
Integrated M.Tech. Integrated Master of Technology 5 Years
Integrated M.Sc. Integrated Master of Science 5 Years

How to Apply?

JEE Advanced 2017 examination has been completed in all respects including counseling.

Registrations for JEE Advanced 2018 will begin most probably in the month of April 2018 after the declaration of JEE Main 2018 result.

Registrations for the same will be made ONLINE only. 

JEE Advanced 2018 Fees

Candidates belonging to general category will have to pay Rs.2400 towards JEE Advanced 2018 exam fee.

But, in case of SC/ ST/ OBC/PWD/Female candidates an amount of Rs.1200/- will be applicable.

For exam centers outside India, the candidates belonging to SAARC countries will have to pay US$135 whereas Non SAARC countries have to pay US$270. 

Photograph, Signature and Thumb Specifications

Photograph: Light background, face more than 70%, with nothing wearing on face such as scarf, sunglasses etc. Mobile Selfie are not allowed.

Signature: Appropriate background with clear resolution is acceptable. Signature with all capital letter is not acceptable.

Thumb Impression: Appropriate background with clear resolution is acceptable. Impression must not be smudged.

Application Procedure

  • Select your option from JEE Main Candidates or Foreign Candidates present on the official website.
  • Enter your JEE Main roll number and password.
  • Enter Case sensitive Security Pin.
  • Click on Login.
  • You will need to upload your latest photograph, signature along with thumb impression.
  • Students with some quota will require certificate for it.
  1. OBC-NCL Certificate that has been issued after April 01, 2017.
  1. Caste/Tribe Certificate for SC/ST candidates.
  1. Physical Disability Certificate issued by notified medical authority.
  1. Scribe Service seeking candidates must request letter to the Chairman of the respective IIT.
  1. Candidates seeking DS Category admission must get a Certificate issued by competent authority in the Directorate of Resettlement and Rehabilitation, New Delhi under the Ministry of Defense or the Ministry of Home Affairs, government of India.
  1. Candidates who did their Class XII from outside India must produce a certificate from the Association of Indian universities.
  • You’ll need the following documents (mandatory for all):
  • Class X Certificate or Birth Certificate.
  • Class XII Certificate.
  • If name on X certificate is not same as XII then, gazette notification showing the change of name must be uploaded.

JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Cards

JEE Advanced 2018 admit cards will be available for download in the 2nd week of May 2018. Candidates can download them from the official website of JEE Advanced 2018.

JEE Advanced 2018 Pattern

JEE Advanced 2018 will consist of 2 papers (Paper I and Paper II) of 3-hours duration each. Both of these papers shall be objective in nature. Both these papers will consist of Multiple choice questions (MCQs) as well as Non-MCQs.

The marking scheme for JEE Advanced exams is not fixed hence, pattern changes are observed every year.

There is usually a negative marking in MCQ type questions.


JEE advanced 2018 results will be published in the 2nd week of June on the official website.

Participating Institutes

Institute Name Location
Indian Institute of Technology – Bombay Mumbai
Indian Institute of Technology – Delhi New Delhi
Indian Institute of Technology – Kharagpur Kharagpur
Indian Institute of Technology – Roorkee Roorkee
Indian Institute of Technology – Madras Chennai
Indian Institute of Technology – Guwahati Guwahati
Indian Institute of Technology – Kanpur Kanpur
Indian Institute of Technology – Gandhinagar Gandhinagar
Indian Institute of Technology – Ropar Roopnagar (Punjab)
Indian Institute of Technology – Hyderabad Hyderabad
Indian Institute of Technology – Mandi Mandi (Himachal)
Indian Institute of Technology – Patna Patna
Indian Institute of Technology – Palakkad Palakkad (Kerla)
Indian Institute of Technology – Jodhpur Jodhpur (Rajasthan)
Indian Institute of Technology – Indore Indore
Indian Institute of Technology – Banaras (BHU) Varanasi (UP)
Indian Institute of Technology – Bhubneswar Bhubneswar
Indian Institute of Technology – Tirupati Tirupati (A.P)
Indian Institute of Technology – Bhilai Bhilai
Indian Institute of Technology (ISM Dhanbad) – Dhanbad Dhanbad (Jharkhand)
Indian Institute of Technology – Jammu Jammu
Indian Institute of Technology – Dharwad Dharwad
Indian Institute of Technology – Goa Goa


Institute Names City
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research(IISER) – Bhopal Bhopal
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research(IISER) – Mohali Mohali (Punjab)
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research(IISER) – Kolkata Kolkata
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research(IISER) – Pune Pune
Indian Institute of Science Education & Research(IISER) – Tiruvanathapuram Tiruvanathapuram (Kerala)
Indian Institute of Space Science & Technology (IIST) – Tiruvanathapuram Tiruvanathapuram (Kerala)
Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Petroleum Technology (RGIPT) – Rae Bareli Rae Bareli (U.P)
Indian Institute of Science (IISc) – Bangalore Bangalore

Important Dates

Online Registration Starts 4th week of April 2018
Online Registration Closes 1st week of May 2018
Admit Card Availability 2nd week of May 2018
JEE Advanced (Paper 1 & Paper 2) 20th May 2018 (9 to 12 PM & 2 to 5 PM)
Online display of ORS and scanned responses Last week of May 2018
Answer Key Released 1st week of June 2018
Receiving feedback from candidates on answer keys 1st week of June 2018
Declaration of Result 2nd week of June 2018
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Online Registration Date 2nd week of June 2018
Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) Exam Date 2nd week of June 2018
AAT Result Declaration Date 3rd week of June 2018
Seat Allotment Starts 3rd week of June 2018
Application of Link Link
JEE Advanced 2018 Official Website
Information Brochure Not Published.
Registration Portal Not Started.
JEE Advanced Syllabi Not Published.

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