Exam Date : 20th May 2018 To 20th May 2018
Result Date : 11th June 2018


Updated on - Feb 23rd, 2018 | 04:29 PM by Ruba Ahmed

JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form, Dates, Syllabus, Pattern

JEE Advanced 2018 Introduction:

  • About: Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced is an objective based common engineering entrance examination which is conducted for granting admission in technical programmes offered by the IITs. Candidates who clear JEE Main alone are deemed eligible to appear for JEE Advanced and to secure an admission to IITs. Admission to any campus and course will depend on the marks secured by the candidate.

  • Conducted by: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2018 will be conducted by The seven Zonal Coordinating (ZC) IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) on 20th May 2018. JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted by IIT Kanpur.
  • Mode of exam: JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted only in an Online mode which is a Computer Based Test.

  • Exam Papers: JEE Advanced 2018 will have 2 papers, each of which will be conducted for a duration of 180 Minutes (3 Hours). It is mandatory for all aspirants to attend both the papers.

  • Exam Pattern: The JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Consist of 3 sections in each paper, one section for each subject (Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics)

  • Type of Exam: JEE Advanced consists of objective type questions which include (Multiple Choice Questions)MCQs and Numerical type questions.

  • The Medium of Paper: The Candidates of JEE Advanced 2018 can write their paper in English or Hindi.

  • Students going to attempt: The Total Number of Students going to Attempt JEE Advanced 2018 Exam will be 2,24,000. 

JEE Advanced 2018 Summary:

JEE Advanced 2018 Highlights:


JEE Advanced



Exam Date

20th May 2018 


Undergraduate (UG)

Conducting Authority

IIT Kanpur



Number of Students attempting JEE Advanced 2018




JEE Advanced Selection Process

JoSAA Counselling on the basis of JEE Advanced Ranks

Application Form availability

2nd May 2018

JEE Advanced 2018 Latest News:

    • JEE Advanced 2018 Mock Test has been released: IIT Kanpur has now released the JEE Advanced 2018 3rd mock test questions for physics, chemistry and mathematics. Click on "Sign In" button to take the Mock Test in the below window:

JEE Advanced 2018 MocK Test


  • No. of seats set to increase across IITs: The HRD ministry has noted that the number of girls to be admitted – to achieve the 14 percent quota – must be "supernumerary", which means that the number of boys admitted to the college cannot drop below the number admitted in 2017. Significantly, with this new rule, all 23 IITs, including the Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, will have to increase the number of seats. This means that the total number of admissions from across the IITs in 2018 will reportedly see a jump from 10,988 in the previous year to 11, 509.

  • Separate Merit List for Girls: A separate merit list for girls for the 2018-2019 academic session to ensure that the number of female students in the campus is 14 percent and which is done by (HRD) Human Resource Development ministry has Managed the (IIT) Indian Institutes of Technology. The suggestion is to ensure a 14 percent quota, without changing the existing tally of seats. The directives have not been grasped as of yet, which means whether or not it would be applicable in 2018 is not clear at present. 

Courses Offered through JEE Advanced 2018 at IITs with Minimum Duration:





Bachelor of Technology

4 Years


Bachelor of Science

4 Years


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.Sc - M.Sc

Dual Degree Bachelor of Science and Master of Science

5 Years

Integrated M.Tech.

Integrated Master of Technology

5 Years

Integrated M.Sc.

Integrated Master of Science

5 Years

JEE Advanced 2018 Important Dates:

  • Application Date: The JEE Advanced 2018 Application Process will begin on 2nd May 2018 and go on until 7th May 2018. 

  • Admit Card: JEE advanced 2018 admit card will be released on 10th May 2018 on the official Website.
  • Exam Date: JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted on 20th May 2018. The Exam will be in two shifts. 

  • Results Announcement: JEE Advanced 2018 Results will be declared on 11th June 2018 at 10 am.

  • Details: To know more about JEE Advanced 2018 Important Events, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Eligibility:

  • Age Factor: Applicants must have been born on or after 1 October 1993. A relaxation of 5 years will be given to candidates from reserved categories.

  • Minimum Qualification: The candidate should be pursuing or should have completed 10+2 with a minimum aggregate of 75% (65% for candidates from reserved categories). Top 2,24,000 candidates who clear JEE Main 2018 examination will be eligible for JEE Advanced 2018.

  • Additional Details: To understand more about JEE Advanced 2018 Eligibility Criteria in detail Click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form:

  • Availability: Candidates (JEE Main qualified) who want to apply for the JEE Advanced 2018 can do so from 2nd May 2018. The deadline to complete the application process is 7th May 2018. The last day to submit the application form with late submission fee is 8th May, 2018. 

  • Application Fee: The Application Fee for JEE Advanced 2018 will be INR 1300 for female and reserved category candidates and for all others, it will be INR 2600.  

  • Further Details: To get more details about how to apply for JEE Advanced 2018, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Pattern:

  • Mode: JEE Advanced 2018 will only be conducted in online mode.

  • Duration: Each paper of JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted for 3 hours which will be in two shifts.

  • Additional Details: For more information on JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Pattern, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card:

  • Registration: Candidates who have filled the JEE Advanced 2018 registration form successfully can download the admit card.

  • Credentials: Date of Birth and Application Number should be entered by Candidates to obtain the admit card of JEE Advanced 2018 

  • Further Description: To know more details like Availability of admit card, details to be entered to download JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Exam centres:

  • Selection: Candidates can select the preferred exam centre whichsoever is convenient for them.

  • Options: Candidates can provide an alternate choice of exam centres.

  • Cities: To know more about JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Centres and to locate them on the Map Click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Syllabus:

  • Paper 1: Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics related questions will be covered in JEE Advanced 2018 Paper 1.

  • Paper 2: Imagination and aesthetic sensitivity and Architectural awareness will be tested in Paper 2 of JEE Advanced 2018.

  • Additional Description: For more information on JEE Advanced 2018 Syllabus, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Results:

  • Announcement: JEE Advanced 2018 results will be announced on 11th June 2018.

  • AIR and CR: All India Rank(AIR) and Category Rank(CR) of qualified candidates will be available on the online portal after the results are declared and the dates of counselling session will be announced shortly after that.

  • Additional Details: To know more about JEE Advanced 2018 Results, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Counselling:

  • Eligibility: The cut off is the minimum score that candidates should secure to be eligible for taking admission in various IITs, IISc and ISM, the participating institutions in JEE Advanced 2018. 

  • Tie-breaking System: If 2 candidates obtain the same score, then the candidate scoring higher in the Mathematics section of JEE Advanced 2018 will be given the higher rank.

  • Counselling Process: To know more about JEE advanced 2018 Counselling process, click here.

JEE Advanced 2018 Paper Analysis: 

  • The JEE Advanced 2018 exam was divided into 2 papers and total of 366 marks each paper carrying 183 marks.

  • Each paper was multiple correct choice passage type and Integer type Questions.

  • However, some questions did not have negative marking.



Paper 1

Level: The paper was Moderately Difficult.if we compare to last year it slightly easier.

Type of Questions

Total questions


Multiple Choice Questions



Integer type Questions



Passage type Questions






Paper 2

Level: The paper was relatively easy. Compared to last year it was slightly easier.

Type of Questions

Total Questions


Single Choice Questions



Multiple Choice Questions



Passage Type Questions






JEE Advanced 2018 Contact Information:

Organizing Institute

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh

Phone: +91 512 259 7325

Fax: +91 512 259 0103

Guidelines for JEE Advanced 2018:

  • Admit Card Details: The candidate needs to check the Admit Card carefully for his/her Name, Paper, Date of Birth, Gender, Test Centre Name, City, State Code of Eligibility and Category.

  • Reporting Time: Candidates are advised to reach the venue well before the commencement of the examination so as to complete the registration formalities well before the commencement of exam.The registration desk will be closed 5 minutes prior to the examination.

  • Relaxation under PWD: Candidates claiming relaxation under PwD category must carry a copy of PwD certificate in the prescribed format.

  • Seat Allotment: Candidates are not allowed to enter the Examination Centre after the commencement of the examination. A seat indicating roll number will be allocated to each candidate. Candidate should find out and occupy their allotted seat only. In case any candidate is found to have changed their room/seat allotted, their candidature will be cancelled.

  • Check Medium: Candidates should ensure that the question paper available on the computer is as per their choice of medium. In case, the question paper is in medium other than their choice, the same may be brought to the notice of the Invigilator concerned.

  • Avoid carrying unwanted materials: Candidates are not allowed to carry any textual material, Calculators, Docu Pen, Slide Rules, Log Tables, Electronic Watches with facilities of calculator, printed or written material, bits of papers, mobile phone, pager or any other device, except the Admit Card, identity proof, document as required inside the Examination Room/Hall.

  • Smoking and eating are strictly prohibited in the exam hall in JEE Advanced 2018 

  • Prohibited: Tea, coffee, cold drinks or snacks are not allowed to be taken into the examination rooms during examination hours.

  • Essentials: No candidate, without the permission of the Centre Superintendent or the Invigilator, can leave their seat or Examination hall until the standard duration of the exam.

JEE Advanced Previous Year Question Papers

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Important Dates

JEE Advanced 2018 Important Dates Summary:

  • Application: Eligible students can fill JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form from 2nd May 2018. The deadline to submit the application form is 7th May 2018. 

  • Admit Card: JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card will be released in the first week of May 2018. The tentative date as of now is 10th May 2018. 

  • Exam: IIT Kanpur will conduct the JEE Advanced 2018 on 20th May 2018. 
  • Results: JEE Advanced 2018 Results will be declared on the official website i.e. on or after June 11 2018. The tentative date as of now is 11th June 2018. 

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Eligibility

JEE Advanced 2018 Eligibility Summary:

  • JEE Main Performance: The candidate should have a positive qualifying score in JEE main and he/she must be among the top 2,24,000 candidates to have cleared JEE Main 2018.
  • Performance in 10+2: The candidate must secure a minimum of 75% (General/OBC) and 65% (SC/ST/PWD) in class 12 or equivalent exam or the candidate must be in the top 20 percentile of successful candidates in their respective class 12 board exams. 
  • No. of Attempts: A candidate can attempt JEE Advanced for a maximum of two times in consecutive years.
  • Age Limit: Candidates must have been born on or after 1st October 1998 to be eligible for JEE Advanced 2018.

  • Relaxation Period: There is a five years relaxation for candidates belonging to reserved categories.

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Application Process

JEE Advanced 2018 Application Process Summary: 

  • Registration: JEE Advanced 2018 Application Process will begin on 2nd May 2018 and end on the 7th May 2018.

  • Mode: Candidates can apply for JEE Advanced 2018 online. There is no provision to apply anyway other than online mode.
  • Details: Fill in all your Personal Details, select your preferred Exam Centre, choose your JEE Advanced Question Paper Language medium and complete filling in all the details. Re-check the information and click on "Submit" button. Candidates should upload images of their Thumb Impression, Signature, and their Photograph during JEE Advanced 2018 Registration Session. 

  • Application Fee: The Application Form fees for JEE Advanced 2018 varies for each category. If the candidates submit the JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form after the due date, late fee fine has to be paid. 

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Application Form Details

JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form Details Summary:

  • Availability: The JEE Advanced 2018 Application Forms will be available on the Official Website.

  • Application Fee: The Application fee is INR 1300 for female and reserved category candidates whereas for all other categories it is INR 2600. The fee structure for foreign candidates will vary.

  • Personal Details: The candidates are required to fill in all the details, select preferred exam centre, choose question paper medium and fill in all the other details. Candidates should upload images of thumb impression, signature and photograph in the specified format while filling up the JEE Advanced Application Form.

  • Eligibility: Only the JEE Main 2018 qualifying candidates whose scores are either equal or above JEE Main 2018 cut-off marks for JEE Advanced 2018 will be eligible to fill the application form for admissions in IITs.

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Admit Card

JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card Summary:

  • Availability: Admit cards for JEE Advanced 2018 will be released on 10th May 2018 on the official website. 

  • Contents: The JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card will contain all relevant details like the candidate’s name, roll number, date of birth, signature, etc.

  • Discrepancies: If the candidate is unable to download their JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card they should contact the Chairman of JEE Exam as soon as possible.

  • ID Proof: Candidates are required to carry a valid identity proof along with the JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card.

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Exam Pattern

JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Pattern Summary:

  • Mode: JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted online.

  • Duration of Papers: The JEE Advanced 2018 Paper 1 will be conducted for a duration of 2 hours and Paper 2 for a duration of 3 hours.
  • Paper Pattern:

    • JEE Advanced 2018 test will have two papers and each paper has three sections (Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics).

    • Paper 1 of JEE Advanced 2018 will have a total of 54 questions for 186 marks. 

    • Paper 2 of JEE Advanced 2018 will also have a total of 54 questions for 186 marks.

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Syllabus

JEE Advanced 2018 Syllabus Summary:

The major topics regarding JEE Advanced 2018 for each subject is as follows:

  • Physics: Physics topics are General topics, Mechanics, Thermal Physics, Electricity and Magnetism, Optics, Modern Physics etc.

  • Chemistry: Chemistry topics are Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry and Organic Chemistry etc.

  • Mathematics: Mathematics topics are Algebra, Trigonometry, Analytical Geometry, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Vectors etc.

  • Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT): Architectural topics are Freehand Drawing, Geometrical Drawing, Three-Dimensional perception, imagination and Aesthetic sensitivity and Architectural Awareness etc.

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Results

JEE Advanced 2018 Results Summary:

  • Date: JEE Advanced 2018 Result is expected to be declared around in the 2nd week of June 2018 on its official site i.e.
  • How to check: Candidates can view their result by logging-in with their roll no. and date of birth.

  • Rank-List: With JEE Advanced 2018 Result, candidates can also check their AIR (All India Rank) and category-wise AIR.

  • Counselling: All the successful candidates will be shortlisted to participate in JEE Advanced Counselling 2018. It will be conducted by JoSAA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority).

JEE ADVANCED 2018 Counselling

JEE Advanced 2018 Counselling Summary:

  • Procedure: There will be six phases in JEE Advanced 2018 counselling which includes Registering for JEE Advanced Counselling, Filling up choices and locking them, Seat Allotment, Reporting to Allotted Colleges and Provisional Admission of Students.

  • Documents: Candidates should necessarily carry credentials and important documents required for the counselling process. 
  • ID proof: Attested copy of Passport or any other equivalent Identity Proof must be carried by the candidates.

  • Challan: A Demand Draft of INR 60,000 for General and DD of INR 20,000 for SC/ST must be carried along with the documents required during JEE Advanced 2018 Counselling Procedure.

Colleges which accept [JEE ADVANCED]

Hand Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2021
21 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The entrance exam was JEE ADVANCED. The cutoff was very high I don't remember though but it was something around 124 out of 360. 

Nirav Bachelor of Engineering [BE] (Computer Engineering), batch of 2020
16 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

I have given many entrance exams such as JEE MAIN, JEE ADVANCED, and BITSAT as well. I have written BITSAT entrance, to get enrolled in this college. Cut-off marks for computer science went to 150.

Nehal Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2019
10 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The candidate must clear the JEE MAIN/JEE ADVANCED 2019 exam and must have passed the 12th from a recognized institute. Minimum 100-150 cutoff mark is required.

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Arun Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2018
06 Jan 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Eligibility criteria were that the candidate should complete 12th grade with a minimum of 60%. The admission procedure was through an online test conducted by the university in the month of April and May. I took JEE MAIN Mains, JEE ADVANCED, BITSAT Entrance Examination, and VIT Entrance Examination. Cutoffs depend on the rank obtained.

Prabhat Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2020
19 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

One gets admission in via entrance examination So-called JEE ADVANCED. Eligibility is JUST that you are either have appear in intermediate or JUST qualify.

Ashutosh Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Chemical Engineering), batch of 2021
16 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

The eligibility criteria is to qualify JEE MAIN MAINS & JEE ADVANCED. One has to score at least above 150 to get admission in chemical engineering department.

Suneel Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020
14 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

You need to qualify firstly in JEE MAIN and subsequently JEE ADVANCED. There are no specific cutoffs for the institute. 

Mohit Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020
13 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

1. Eligibility criteria is through JEE MAIN MAINS rank. If you overcome the JEE MAIN cutoff barrier then you will get chance to fill your choices of branch and colleges through JOSAA site. It's a random process to get into any NIT or IIT.

2. No, It's through JEE MAIN MAINS and JEE ADVANCED only.

3. Cutoff is round 200 for civil.

Ujjwal Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Computer Science and Engineering), batch of 2017
12 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

My score was 93 and I got 1500 rank in WBJEE examination.I also appeared for JEE MAIN and JEE ADVANCED but my score was not good enough.

Firdaush Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2017
11 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process:

Eligibility criteria are JEE MAIN, JEE ADVANCED, and 12th marks.

Changing or correcting answers or bubbles during JEE Advanced exam

Can I modify my answers bubbled on ORS during the JEE Advanced examination?

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No, you can't modify the answers on JEE Advanced Optical Response Sheet.

Since the bubbling on ORS for JEE Advanced is done using only black ball point pen, candidates cannot modify the answers once bubbled.

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Previous admission in NIT Eligible for JEE Advanced or not.

I took an admission in a NIT in the last year, but cancelled the registration so am I still eligible for JEE Main 2017

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Yes, you are eligible to enrol yourself for JEE Advanced 2017, provided you clear all the eligibility criteria.

A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT/ISM (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR even accepted the IIT/ISM seat by reporting at a institutes reporting centre in the past.

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JEE Main Results and JEE Advanced Registration or Application Process.

How soon will the JEE Main Results be declared and when can I start the Registration Process to JEE Advanced?

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The Results to JEE Main 2017 will be available by the end of April.

The Application Process to JEE Advanced will begin on the 28th of April and end on the 2nd of May 2017.

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JEE 2017 Advanced exams

Writing Paper-1 and Paper-2 in JEE (Advanced) 2017 compulsory?

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Yes, it is compulsory. If a student is absent in one of the papers, then the candidate will be considered as absent from the JEE Main 2017 examination.

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JEE 2017 Advanced finger analysis

Am I required to provide fingerprints to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017?

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Do not wear unnecessary things such as rings, chains, bangles, ear-rings or a modern watch. A simple analogue watch is permitted so that you can have the estimate of time.

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