JEE Advance Exam 2020 – Postponed Exam Date, Syllabus, Eligibility, Pattern

JEE Advanced 2020 has been postponed considering the postponement of the JEE Main April session till the last week of May, due to the COVID-19 outbreak. As per the official notice by IIT Delhi, the revised dates will be decided based on the schedule of the JEE Main April session on the official website of JEE Advance ( The other events with regard to JEE Advanced might also observe a delay, candidates will be updated with all the official notifications which are declared on the official website. JEE Advanced 2020 Exam is a computer-based exam to be conducted by IIT Delhi. The authorities of IIT have announced various details in the JEE Advanced registration fee on the official website. The top 2,50,000 JEE Main 2020 qualified students will be eligible for appearing in the JEE Advanced 2020. Candidates will be able to fill the JEE Advanced application form 2020 in only online mode. Students can find below more information regarding the JEE Advanced 2020.


The Joint Entrance Exam will be conducted in two parts that is JEE Mains and JEE Advanced. JEE Mains Exam replaces the AIEEE entrance exam and JEE Advanced Exam replaces the IIT-JEE entrance exam. The aim of the common entrance test has been reduce stress on students., who have to appear for multiple entrance examinations and to give greater relevance to the school education, especially the class 12 board examinations. JEE Advanced will be jointly conducted by IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Kanpur, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Madras and IIT Roorkee and the institutes are referred to as the zonal of IITs. Only 2,24,000 of the top rankers in JEE Main exam which includes students from all categories General, OBC (NCL), SC and ST will be eligible to appear in JEE Advanced Exam for admission to IITs, IIT BHU and ISM Dhanbad.

Highlights Of JEE Advance Exam 2020

JEE Advanced 2020 will have included two papers that are both the papers are compulsory. Each paper of JEE  is of 3 hours duration and will have questions in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. The complete examination will be conducted in the Computer Based Test only and the questions will be in both English and Hindi languages. The candidates will have the option to choose the preferred language during the examination of JEE. It provides the Name of Exam, Frequencies, Mode of Exam, Time Duration and other important details about the JEE Advance Exam 2020. The following details are given below in the tabular form:-

Conducting Authority

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT Delhi)

Examination Level


Examination Category


Academic Qualification


Official website

Participating institutes

23 IITs

JEE Advanced Exam Date 2020 and timing

To be announced

Paper 1 : 9 am to 12 noon

Paper 2 : 2.30 to 5.30 pm

Exam Duration

3 hours each for Paper 1 and Paper 2

Exam Mode


Exam cities

167 in India and 4 abroad

Application Process

Online only

JEE Advanced 2020 Minimum percentage of aggregate marks

GEN – 35.0

GEN-EWS -31.5,

OBC-NCL – 31.5

SC/ ST/ PWD – 17.5

Total applicants

Top 2,50,000 JEE main qualified candidates

Actual applicants (2019)

1,61,319 candidates

Total seats available

13,853 inclusive of the female supernumerary seats

Exam Date Of JEE Advance 2020

The important dates of the JEE Advance Exams 2020 that are available on the official website. The candidates who want to fill the form can also check the details of the JEE Advance Exam Dates. The exam dates are very important and necessary for the candidates. JEE Consortium announced the exam date and a few changes in the exam pattern of JEE 2020. The online application of the JEE Advance Exam 2020 will be started on the official website. All steps of the application form are necessary to complete. There are various channels for admission for the candidates. The Exam date details are given below in the tabular form:-



JEE Advanced Application Dates

12 April

Admit Card availability

To be announced

JEE Advanced 2020 exam

July 18, 20, 21, 22 and 2,3 2020 (New dates to be announced)

Release of response sheets

To be announced

Availability of answer keys

To be announced

Feedback and comments on JEE Advanced answer key

To be announced

Declaration of Result

To be announced

Registration for Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT)

To be announced

Architecture Aptitude Test 2020

To be announced

Result of Architecture Aptitude Test

To be announced

Start of Counselling Registration

To be announced

JEE Advanced 2020 – Zone-wise Statistics


No. of Applicants (Appeared)

No. of Applicants (Absent)

Paper 1

Paper 2

Paper 1

Paper 2

IIT Bombay





IIT Delhi





IIT Guwahati





IIT Kanpur





IIT Kharagpur





IIT Madras





IIT Roorkee





Eligibility Criteria Of JEE Advance 2020

JEE provides the eligibility criteria for the candidates who want to fill the form of JEE Advance 2020. Interested Candidates check the eligibility before applying for this application form. The eligibility process is very necessary for the candidates. The eligibility criteria is described below:-

Performance in JEE Main

Candidates who crack the exam and receive top 2,50,000 rankers in JEE Main 2020 across all categories are eligible to appear for JEE Advanced. Out of this number, the percentage of candidates eligible for admissions under different categories and the details are given below:-

General category candidates – 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

Candidates can check the category-wise distribution of candidates under JEE Advance Exam 2020 details are given below in the tabular form:-


Number of “Top” candidates


























Age Limit

General Category candidates and OBC-NCL category candidates born on or after 1 October 1995, can apply for the exam. The age limit for SC and ST category candidates or PwD category candidates has been age relaxation and the details are; SC, ST or PwD candidates born on or after 1 October 1990 will be eligible for the exam of JEE Advance 2020.

Number Of Attempts

A candidate can attempt JEE Advanced Exam for a maximum of two times in two consecutive years.

Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination

The candidates can appear for this engineering entrance exam if the candidates have appeared for their Class 12th or equivalent exam for the first time in 2019 or 2020.

Earlier admission at IITs/ISM

A candidate should not have been admitted in an IIT irrespective or not the candidates continued in the program or accepted an IIT seat by a reporting centre in the past. The Candidates who want admission at IITs were cancelled after joining any IIT are also not eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020.

Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2019 can appear in JEE Advanced 2020. The candidates who paid seat acceptance fee in 2019 but did not report at any reporting centre or withdrew before the last round of seat allotment or their seat cancelled before the last round of seat allotment for IITs, during the joint seat allocation in 2019 are eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2020.

Application/ Registration Of JEE Advance 2020

The candidates can submit the Application form of JEE Recruitment 2020 in online mode. The step by step information is given below:-

1. Candidates can visit the official website of JEE.

2. Candidates can only fill the Application form in online mode.

3. Then, the candidates click on “JEE Application Form 2020”.

4. Fill all the required details like; Name, Email, Address, Contact Number, Academic Details, etc.

5. Then, upload the colored Passport size photo and scanned signature.

6. Before submitting the Application Form of JEE Exam 2020 Application form candidates must check the Application form.

7. After that, Click on “Submit”.

8. Candidates must take a printout for future references.

9. The last option is Payment, and it is a very important process for the JEE Application form. 

JEE Advanced Participating Institutes Name

Indian Institutes of Technology are produced to be the participating institutes in India for engineering and technology.  Candidates who qualify in JEE Advance Exam 2020 will get admission in the institutes that details are given below:-

  1. Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi – IIT(BHU) 
  2. Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai – IITBhilai
  3. Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar – IITBBS 
  4. Indian Institute of Technology Bombay – IITB 
  5. Indian Institute of Technology Delhi – IITD 
  6. Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines) – IIT (ISM) 
  7. Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad – IITDharwad 
  8. Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar – IITGN 
  9. Indian Institute of Technology Goa – IITGoa 
  10. Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati – IITG 
  11. Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad – IITH 
  12. Indian Institute of Technology Indore – IITI 
  13. Indian Institute of Technology Jammu – IITJammu 
  14. Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur – IITJ 
  15. Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur – IITK 
  16. Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur – IITKgp 
  17. Indian Institute of Technology Madras – IITM 
  18. Indian Institute of Technology Mandi – IITMandi 
  19. Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad – IITPKD 
  20. Indian Institute of Technology Patna – IITP 
  21. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee – IITR 
  22. Indian Institute of Technology Ropar – IITRPR 
  23. Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati – IITTP

Admit Card Of JEE 2020

  1. Visit the official website of JEE.
  2. Then, select the exam name and that is JEE.
  3. The Hall ticket by login using the application number or email and DOB after the slot booking is over.
  4. Click the given link of the “JEE Admit Card 2020” link.
  5. Candidates will not be allowed to write the exam without the admit card of JEE 2020.
  6. Then, read the instructions which are given and then select “Download Admit Card”.
  7. After that, the Admit Card display, the candidates can take a printout.

Academic Program Of JEE Advance 2020

IITs across the country offer a range of undergraduate courses for admission to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree in Engineering, Sciences, or Architecture and other related courses. The candidates can convert the 4-year Bachelor’s program to B.Tech with Minors in a few IITs. The medium of instruction for the programmes will be in English language only. The important point of students should remember is the courses displayed below are only those academic programs for which admission is based on JEE Advance Exam 2020. The Institutes also offer other academic programs such as B.Des., M.Tech., M.Sc., M.Des., Ph.D., etc. with admission criteria. Here is the list of courses offered by the JEE:-





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.S – M.S.

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

Syllabus Of JEE 2020

The syllabus is very important for the candidates who apply for the Exam of JEE 2020. The candidates must check the Syllabus before starting the preparation of the JEE 2020. The details of the syllabus is given below:-



Units and dimensions, dimensional analysis; least count, significant figures

Methods of measurement and error analysis for physical quantities pertaining to the following experiments: Experiments based on using Vernier calipers and screw gauge

Determination of g using simple pendulum, Young’s modulus by Searle’s

method, Specific heat of a liquid using calorimeter, 

Focal length of a concave mirror and

a convex lens using u-v method

Speed of sound using resonance column, Verification of Ohm’s law using voltmeter and ammeter

Specific resistance of the material of a wire

using meter bridges and post office boxes.


Kinematics in one and two dimensions (Cartesian coordinates only), projectiles

Uniform circular motion

Relative velocity.

Newton’s laws of motion; Inertial and uniformly accelerated frames of reference Static and dynamic friction; Kinetic and potential energy 

Work and power 

Conservation of linear momentum and mechanical energy.

Systems of particles 

Centre of mass and its motionImpulse

Elastic and inelastic collisions.

Law of gravitation

Gravitational potential and field

Acceleration due to gravity

Motion of planets and satellites in circular orbits

Escape velocity.

Rigid body, moment of inertia, parallel and perpendicular axes theorems, moment of

inertia of uniform bodies with simple geometrical shapes; Angular momentum; Torque

Conservation of angular momentum

Dynamics of rigid bodies with fixed axis of rotation

Rolling without slipping of rings, cylinders and spheres; Equilibrium of rigid bodies

Collision of point masses with rigid bodies.

Linear and angular simple harmonic motions.

Hooke’s law, Young’s modulus.

Pressure in a fluid; Pascal’s law; Buoyancy Surface energy and surface tension, capillary


Viscosity (Poiseuille’s equation excluded), Stoke’s law

Terminal velocity,

Streamline flow, equation of continuity, Bernoulli’s theorem and its applications.

Wave motion (plane waves only), longitudinal and transverse waves, superposition of


Progressive and stationary waves

Vibration of strings and air columns;



Speed of sound in gases

Doppler effect (in sound)

Thermal Physics

Thermal expansion of solids, liquids and gases 

Calorimetry, latent heat 

Heat conduction in one dimension

Elementary concepts of convection and radiation

Newton’s law of cooling

Ideal gas laws

Specific heats (Cv and Cp for monatomic and diatomic gases)

Isothermal and adiabatic processes, bulk modulus of gases 

Equivalence of heat and work

First law of thermodynamics and its applications (only for ideal gases)

Blackbody radiation: absorptive and emissive powers; Kirchhoff’s law

Wien’s displacement law, Stefan’s law.

Electricity and Magnetism

Coulomb’s law 

Electric field and potential

Electrical potential energy of a system of

point charges and of electrical dipoles in a uniform electrostatic field

Electric field lines

Flux of electric field

Gauss’s law and its application in simple cases, such as, to find field due to infinitely long straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell.

Capacitance; Parallel plate capacitor with and without dielectrics; Capacitors in series

and parallel; Energy stored in a capacitor.

Electric current; Ohm’s law; Series and parallel arrangements of resistances and cells;

Kirchhoff’s laws and simple applications; Heating effect of current.

Biot–Savart’s law and Ampere’s law; Magnetic field near a current-carrying straight

wire, along the axis of a circular coil and inside a long straight solenoid;

Force on a moving charge and on a current-carrying wire in a uniform magnetic field.

Magnetic moment of a current loop

Effect of a uniform magnetic field on a current loop

Moving coil galvanometer, voltmeter,ammeter and their conversions.

Electromagnetic induction: Faraday’s law, Lenz’s law; Self and mutual inductance

RC, LR and LC circuits with d.c. and a.c. sources.


Rectilinear propagation of light

Reflection and refraction at plane and spherical surfaces;

Total internal reflection

Deviation and dispersion of light by a prism

Thin lenses

Combinations of mirrors and thin lenses; Magnification.

Wave nature of light: Huygen’s principle, interference limited to Young’s double-slit


Modern Physics

Atomic nucleus

α, β and γ radiations

Law of radioactive decay

Decay constant

Half-life and mean life

Binding energy and its calculation

Fission and fusion processes;

Energy calculation in these processes.

Photoelectric effect

Bohr’s theory of hydrogen-like atoms

Characteristic and continuous

X-rays, Moseley’s law

de Broglie wavelength of matter waves.


General Topic

Concept of atoms and molecules

Dalton’s atomic theory

Mole concept

Chemical formulae

Balanced chemical equations

Calculations (based on mole concept) involving common oxidation-reduction, neutralization, and displacement reactions

Concentration in terms of mole fraction,

molarity, molality and normality.

Gases and Liquid States

Absolute scale of temperature, ideal gas equation

Deviation from ideality, van der Waals equation

Kinetic theory of gases, average, root mean square and most probable velocities and their relation with temperature

Law of partial pressures

Vapour pressure

Diffusion of gases.

Atomic Structure and Chemical Bonding

Bohr model, spectrum of hydrogen atom, quantum numbers

Wave-particle duality, de Broglie hypothesis

Uncertainty principle

Qualitative quantum mechanical picture of hydrogen atom, shapes of s, p and d orbitals

Electronic configurations of elements (up to atomic number 36)

Aufbau principle

Pauli’s exclusion principle and Hund’s rule

Orbital overlap and covalent bond

Hybridisation involving s, p, and d orbitals only

Orbital energy diagrams for homonuclear diatomic species

Hydrogen bond

Polarity in molecules, dipole moment (qualitative aspects only)

VSEPR model and shapes of molecules (linear, angular, triangular, square planar, pyramidal, square pyramidal, trigonal bipyramidal, tetrahedral and octahedral).


First law of thermodynamics

Internal energy, work and heat, pressure-volume work

Enthalpy, Hess’s law

Heat of reaction, fusion and vapourization

Second law of thermodynamics


Free energy

Criterion of spontaneity.

Chemical Equilibrium

Law of mass action

Equilibrium constant, Le Chatelier’s principle (effect of concentration, temperature and pressure)

Significance of ΔG and ΔG0 in chemical equilibrium

Solubility product, common ion effect, pH and buffer solutions

Acids and bases (Bronsted and Lewis concepts)

Hydrolysis of salts.


Electrochemical cells and cell reactions

Standard electrode potentials

Nernst equation and its relation to ΔG

Electrochemical series, emf of galvanic cells

Faraday’s laws of electrolysis

Electrolytic conductance, specific, equivalent and molar conductivity, Kohlrausch’s law

Concentration cells.

Chemical Kinetics

Rates of chemical reactions

Order of reactions

Rate constant

First order reactions

Temperature dependence of the rate constant (Arrhenius equation).

Solid States

Classification of solids, crystalline state, seven crystal systems (cell parameters a, b, c, α, β, γ), close-packed structure of solids (cubic), packing in fcc, bcc and hcp lattices

Nearest neighbours, ionic radii, simple ionic compounds, point defects.


Raoult’s law

Molecular weight determination from lowering of vapour pressure, elevation of boiling point and depression of freezing point.

Surface Chemistry

Elementary concepts of adsorption (excluding adsorption isotherms)

Colloids: types, methods of preparation and general properties

Elementary ideas of emulsions, surfactants, and micelles (only definitions and examples).

Nuclear Chemistry


Isotopes and isobars

Properties of α, β and γ rays

Kinetics of radioactive decay (decay series excluded), carbon dating

Stability of nuclei with respect to proton neutron ratio

Brief discussion on fission and fusion reactions.



Algebra of complex numbers, addition, multiplication, conjugation, polar representation, properties of modulus and principal argument, triangle inequality, cube roots of unity, geometric interpretations.

Quadratic equations with real coefficients, relations between roots and coefficients, formation of quadratic equations with given roots, symmetric functions of roots. Arithmetic, geometric and harmonic progressions, arithmetic, geometric and harmonic means, sums of finite arithmetic and geometric progressions, infinite geometric series, sums of squares and cubes of the first n natural numbers. Logarithms and their properties.

Permutations and combinations, binomial theorem for a positive integral index, properties of binomial coefficients.


Matrices as a rectangular array of real numbers, equality of matrices, addition, multiplication by a scalar and product of matrices, transpose of a matrix, determinant of a square matrix of order up to three, inverse of a square matrix of order up to three, properties of these matrix operations, diagonal, symmetric and skew-symmetric matrices and their properties, solutions of simultaneous linear equations in two or three variables.


Addition and multiplication rules of probability, conditional probability, Bayes Theorem, independence of events, computation of probability of events using permutations and combinations.


Trigonometric functions, their periodicity and graphs, addition and subtraction formulae, formulae involving multiple and sub-multiple angles, general solution of trigonometric equations.

Relations between sides and angles of a triangle, sine rule, cosine rule, half-angle formula and the area of a triangle, inverse trigonometric functions (principal value only).

Analytical Geometry

Two dimensions: Cartesian coordinates, distance between two points, section formulae, shift of origin.

Equation of a straight line in various forms, angle between two lines, distance of a point from a line; Lines through the point of intersection of two given lines, equation of the bisector of the angle between two lines, concurrency of lines; Centroid, orthocentre, incentre and circumcentre of a triangle.

Equation of a circle in various forms, equations of tangent, normal and chord. Parametric equations of a circle, intersection of a circle with a straight line or a circle, equation of a circle through the points of intersection of two circles and those of a circle and a straight line.

Equations of a parabola, ellipse and hyperbola in standard form, their foci, directrices and eccentricity, parametric equations, equations of tangent and normal. Locus problems.

Three dimensions: Direction cosines and direction ratios, equation of a straight line in space, equation of a plane, distance of a point from a plane.

Differential Calculus

Real valued functions of a real variable, into, onto and one-to-one functions, sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, composite functions, absolute value, polynomial, rational, trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions.

Limit and continuity of a function, limit and continuity of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, L’Hospital rule of evaluation of limits of functions.

Even and odd functions, inverse of a function, continuity of composite functions, intermediate value property of continuous functions.

Derivative of a function, derivative of the sum, difference, product and quotient of two functions, chain rule, derivatives of polynomial, rational, trigonometric, inverse trigonometric, exponential and logarithmic functions.

Derivatives of implicit functions, derivatives up to order two, geometrical interpretation of the derivative, tangents and normals, increasing and decreasing functions, maximum and minimum values of a function, Rolle’s Theorem and Lagrange’s mean value theorem.

Integral Calculus

Integration as the inverse process of differentiation, indefinite integrals of standard functions, definite integrals and their properties, fundamental theorem of integral calculus.

Integration by parts, integration by the methods of substitution and partial fractions, application of definite integrals to the determination of areas involving simple curves. Formation of ordinary differential equations, solution of homogeneous differential equations, separation of variables method, linear first order differential equations


Addition of vectors, scalar multiplication, dot and cross products, scalar triple products and their geometrical interpretations.

Best books for JEE Advanced 2020 Preparation

The books are very helpful for the candidates who want to crack the examination of JEE Advanced Exam 2020. The candidates can also check the books details before start preparation for the JEE 2020 and the details of important books are given below in the number wise:-

S. No.





  • Concepts of Physics by H C Verma (Vol-1 and Vol-2)
  • Fundamentals of Physics by David Halliday/Resnick/Walker
  • IIT JEE Physics by Arihant (35 years Chapterwise Solved Papers 2013-1979)



  • Physical Chemistry by OP Tandon
  • Modern Approach to Chemical Calculations by R.C. Mukherjee
  • Organic Chemistry by O.P. Tandon
  • Organic Chemistry by Paula Bruice Yurkanis
  • Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd
  • Inorganic Chemistry by J.D Lee
  • Inorganic Chemistry by O P Tandon



  • Objective Mathematics By R.D. Sharma
  • Plane Trigonometry and Coordinate Geometry (Two Books) by S.L Loney
  • Problems in Calculus Of One Variable by I.A.Maron
  • Integral Calculus for IIT-JEE by Amit M Agarwal (Arihant Publications)
  • A Text Book of Algebra For JEE Main & Advanced by Dr. SK Goyal (Arihant Publications)

AEEE Result 2020

The Result will be released in June 2020 after the JEE Advance Exam 2020 finishes. Candidates can check the result on the official website of JEE. The following steps are given below:-

  • Visit the official website of JEE.
  • Then, Click on “JEE Result 2020”.
  • Fill the login details that is the Registration Number and Date of Birth.
  • After filling the required details click on the “Continue” button.
  • After that, download the PDF.
  • Then, Check your Roll No. in the PDF.


JEE releases notifications of JEE Advance Exam 2020 every year and gives a better opportunity for those who want to study the related subject. I hope this blog can help you to know the JEE requirements. JEE 2020,  that you have completed the article you know about What is the JEE, 2nd is a highlight JEE, then you know about the Exams Date and other important dates of JEE 2020 then, eligible criteria, Syllabus, Exam Pattern of JEE 2020 exams. If you want to know about AEEE 2020 Exam then click on the given link.

Now, the candidates are advised that before applying to JEE you should have to get all the details related to the JEE 2020. It helps you to perform better. At last, we only want to say that there is nothing big that we can not achieve. But only you should have to focus on their objectives.

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