JEE Advanced 2019: Exam Dates, Eligibility, Application Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus, Other Details & FAQs

IIT JEE Advanced Exam

The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced), popularly known as JEE Advanced, is the second stage of the IIT JEE exams. Every year, the exam is conducted by one of seven Zonal IITs on behalf of JAB (Joint Admission Board). While IIT Kanpur organised the JEE Advanced 2018, IIT Roorkee is in discussion to administer the JEE Advanced 2019. Qualifying both JEE Main and Advanced candidates will get admission into the elite IITs and pursue B.Tech (4 years), BS (4 years), B. Pharm (4 years), Integrated M.Tech (5 years), Integrated M.Sc (5 years), B.Arch (5 years), Dual Degree B.Pharm-M.Sc (5 years), Dual Degree B.Tech-M.Tech (5 years) and Dual Degree BS-MS (5 years) in Engineering, Science, Architecture and Pharmaceuticals.

Note: The first stage is JEE Main, which will now be conducted twice in a year by the National Testing Agency from 2019 onwards.

IIT JEE Advanced 2019 Latest Notification – IIT Roorkee, the exam conducting authority, has announced the JEE Advanced 2019 exam date. The exam will be held on 19th May 2019 (Sunday). Detailed information on exam schedule will be released later.

Since foreign nationals can apply for the exam, IIT JEE Advanced 2019 application window will be open in the third week of April 2019. Indian citizens can avail the JEE Advanced application form 2019 in the first week of May 2019.

Read this article further to know about the exam details –

IIT JEE Advanced 2019 Overview:

Exam Name

IIT JEE Advanced

Conducting Authority

Indian Institute of Technology


To pursue undergraduate programmes, UG-PG Dual Degree and Integrated PG at IITs


Once a Year

Exam Level

National Level

Mode of Exam



English and Hindi

Negative Marking


Official Website

Commencement of Exam

19th May 2019 (Sunday)

Available Application Forms

IIT JEE Advanced Exam 2019 Important Dates

JEE Advanced 2019 Events

Important Dates

Foreign nationals to register for the exam

3rd week of April 2019

Registration starts for the Indian nationals

1st week of May 2019

Last date to register online

2nd week of May 2019

Last chance to release the fee

Second week of May 2019

Download admit card

Second or third week of May 2019

Exam to be commenced

(Paper I and Paper II)

19th May 2019 (Sunday)

Response copy to be sent to candidates

Third or fourth week of May 2019

Availability of answer key

4th week of May 2019

Raise objection against answer key

4th week of May 2019

Result announcement

1st or 2nd week of June 2019

Online registration date Architecture Aptitude Test

1st or 2nd week of June 2019

Architecture Aptitude Test result declare

3rd week of June 2019

Seat allotment begins

3rd week of July 2019

IIT JEE Advanced Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

IIT JEE Advanced Exam 2019 Pattern & Syllabus

The JEE Advanced 2019 exam will be conducted only in the Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode. There will be two compulsory question papers – Paper I and Paper II. To get into the best engineering institutes in the country, candidates must get through both the papers. The papers will have questions from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. The questions will be objective types.

Here are the particulars about JEE Advanced

About Exam


Number of Question Papers

2 (Paper I & Paper II)

Number of Sections

3 (Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics)

Question Types

Objective Type

Duration of Exam

3 hours for each paper

Marking scheme

Negative marking (different for each paper)

Note: Negative marking scheme is applicable for some of the questions. As per the official notification, “Details of the marking scheme will be provided in the Instructions to Candidates section at the time of examination”.

Candidates can choose their preferred language anytime during the examination.

Subject-wise Distribution of Marks and Questions 



No. of Questions

Total Marks

Marks per Question

Negative Marking Scheme
















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Paper-2 (Distribution of marks and questions for all subjects-Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics)


No. of questions

Total Marks

Marks per questions

Negative marking scheme
















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JEE Advanced 2019 AAT (Architecture Aptitude Test)

The candidates who will qualify the JEE Advanced 2019 can apply for the B.Arch. programme. The candidates soon after the declaration of the JEE Advanced exam should visit the official website of the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced to apply for the B. Arch programme. AAT is a single test paper of 3 hours duration. The successful candidates will be given ranks in the common JEE Advanced 2019 rank list. No separate list of ranks will be released for the individual candidate.

About Exam


Number of Sections

3 - Maths, Aptitude and Drawing

Number of Papers


Type of questions

Objective Type

Duration of exam

3 hours

Exam Mode

Pen and paper-based only

Distribution of Questions and Marks –

Subject Name

No. of Questions











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IIT JEE Advanced Exam 2019 Eligibility

  • Qualifying Exam: The candidates who qualify the JEE Main 2019 or those who find a place in the top 2,24,000 are eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam 2019.
  • Maximum Attempts: Maximum two attempts that too in two consecutive years.
  • Academic Qualification: An applicant should have passed the 12th standard. The exam qualifying year should be 2018 or 2019.
  • Age Limit: The General category candidates should have been born on or after 1st October 1994. Considering the 5 years age relaxation for the reserved category candidates, they should have been born on or after 1st October 1989.
  • IIT Admission: Candidates should not have been admitted into the IITs earlier, neither should have accepted its offers. If the aspirants have enrolled in any IIT programme and have discontinued soon after, they will not be considered eligible for the exam.

Reservation of Seats

As per the directives of the Indian government following is the percentage of the seats that are reserved –


Percentage of Seats reserved











Note: Candidates who want to join the B.Arch program has to pass the Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT). However, qualifying JEE (Advanced) is the eligibility criteria for appearing in AAT.

IIT JEE Advanced Exam 2019 Application Process

The candidates can apply for the JEE Advanced 2019 exam online. The JEE Advanced 2019 registration process will begin tentatively in the first week of May 2019 (for Indian nationals) and in the fourth week of April 2019 (for foreign nationals). The application process will comprise 4 important stages. They are – Online Registration, Uploading Documents, Application Fee Payment and Printout of Confirmation Page.

How to Apply for JEE Advanced 2019?

  • Log on to
  • Register yourself for the exam by clicking on the ‘JEE Advanced 2019 Registration’ link. Provide details like name, address, mobile number and valid Email id.
  • The registration will create the candidate’s account on the JEE portal, which should be retained by the concerned candidate until the completion of the selection process.
  • The login ID and password will be sent to the registered mail id. By entering login credentials, you can access the Application form.
  • Fill all necessary columns in the application form and upload the scanned copies of documents including 10th certificate, 12th certificate, DOB certificate, PWD certificate, category certificate, etc.

Registration Fee Structure for JEE Advanced 2019

The registration fee is determined by the examination centre chosen by the candidate. For the examination centres located in India, the registration fee is less as compared to the centres that are located outside India.

Registration Fee for Exam Centres in India

Indian Nationals (including OCI/PIO)

Female Candidates (all categories)

INR 1300


INR 1300

Other categories

INR 2600

Foreign Nationals

Candidates from SAARC countries

USD 160

Candidates from Non-SAARC countries

USD 300

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Registration Fee for Examination Centres outside India

Indian Nationals (including OCI/PIO)

All categories

USD 160

Foreign Nationals

Candidates from SAARC countries

USD 160

Candidates from Non-SAARC countries

USD 300

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Pay the registration fee through debit card, net banking and SBI challan.

Other Details

JEE Advanced Admit Card 2019

The authority will be releasing the JEE Advanced 2019 admit card in the second or third week of May. The permit card will be available online. Candidates are advised to download the same at the official website. The admit card will carry information like the signature and photograph of the candidate. In case of discrepancy, contact the officials immediately. Carry the admit card along with one photo ID proof on the exam day.

JEE Advanced Answer Key 2019

The official JEE Advanced Answer Key 2019 will be released within the week of the commencement of the exam. Calculate your score based on the responses on the answer key. You can further send your feedbacks based on the responses marked in the exam before the stipulated time.

IIT JEE Advanced Result 2019

To check the results, the candidates need to login to their registered JEE Advanced 2019 account in the first or second week of June. The Authority will further release category-wise AIR after the announcement of the result. The conducting IIT will not send individual rank cards to the candidates.

For the Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) 2019 result, the exam-conducting body will decide the cut-off marks. It will be declared in the 3rd week of June 2019. However, there will be no ranking in AAT.

JEE Advanced Counselling 2019 – JoSAA Counselling 2019

After the AAT result declaration, the seat allotment process will start. It will probably begin in the third week of July 2019 and will be based on category-wise All India Rank. JoSAA, the Joint Seat Allocation Authority, will organise the counselling for admission into the best colleges in the country like ISM, IITs, NITs and GFITs. Eligible candidates will be invited to fill their choices to take part in the JoSAA counselling process.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: When will the official IIT JEE Advanced 2019 notification be announced?

A: The official announcement for the JEE Advanced 2019 will be made after the result of JEE Main 2019.

Q: If foreign candidates are allowed to take the exam, who can apply for JEE Advanced 2019?

A: Those who have cleared the qualifying exam. Kindly refer to the eligible section above to know more details.

Q: Is it necessary to qualify JEE Advanced first for the AAT exam?

A: Yes, it is mandatory to qualify the JEE Advanced exam to be eligible for appearing in the JEE AAT Exam.

Q: I have enrolled myself earlier in the IIT programme, but discontinued due to some problem. Can I appear the 2019 exam?

A: No. If you have accepted the proposal of the IIT programme earlier, you are no more eligible for the exam.

Q: Is it mandatory to attempt both the question papers of the JEE Advanced exam?

A: Yes. Paper I and Paper II exams are mandatory for the exam.

Q: I took my 12th class exam in 2015, am I eligible to appear for the exam?

A: No, you are not eligible to appear in the JEE Advanced 2019 exam. Only those who have appeared in the 12th class exam in 2018 or 2019 are eligible.

Q: Can someone mention different category in the Main and Advanced exams?

A: Candidates are suggested to name only one category in both the exams.