All the candidates must fulfil each and every one of the following five criteria to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
Candidates should be among the top 2,20,000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper‐1 of JEE (Main) 2017.
Candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1992. Five years relaxation is given to SC, ST and PwD candidates, i.e., these candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1987.
A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years. Therefore, candidates who appeared in JEE (Advanced) 2016 for the first time are also eligible.
A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination Board results for the academic year 2014‐15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR © JEE (Advanced) 2017 – Information Brochure 14 accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat (by not reporting at any reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2016) are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
Exam Duration6 Hours
Results11th Jun 2017
The syllabus for the JEE Advanced 2017 is mentioned below:
Physics General Topics Mechanics Thermal Physics Electricity and Magnetism Optics Modern Physics
Chemistry Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry *Organic Chemistry
Mathematics Algebra Integral Calculus Trigonometry Analytical Geometry Differential Calculus Vectors
There are two question papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2 of three hours duration each. Both papers are compulsory.
• Each question paper will consist of three separate sections, viz., Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
• The question papers will consist of objective type (multiple choice and numerical answer type) questions designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates.
• Negative marks will be awarded for incorrect answers to some of the questions.