IIT JEE Advanced Exam To Be Conducted Online From 2018 Onwards

Published on : 22nd August 2017    Author : Tanvi Mittal
IIT JEE Advanced Exam

IIT JEE Advanced exam will be held online from the year 2018. This was done to reduce errors and make evaluation easier.

21 August, 2017: “In order to make logistics and evaluations easier it was decided today that the JEE-Advanced should be made online," said Joint Admission Board member. Joint Admission Board (JAB) is the policy-making board for IIT admissions. The decision was taken in a recent meeting in Chennai.

IIT JEE Advanced Exam Notification

Last year, due to printing and translation errors in question paper, JAB gave 18 bonus marks to all candidates who took the Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) for admission in Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The online test will prevent such situations.

Prof Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director IIT-Madras and Chairman JAB 2017 said; “It has been decided that the JEE (Advanced) will be conducted in online mode from 2018 onwards. Further information regarding the examination will be provided by the JAB in due course.”

Aspirants are requested to stay connected for any further updates about the IIT JEE Advanced Exam.

About the Author: Tanvi Mittal

Former content manager at one of the country’s leading dailies, Tanvi Mittal specialises in academic writing. With two decades of experience and expertise in writing, she is the spearhead of Exams Planner’s content team. Commitment to brilliance and dedication to writing, strategizing and doing extensive research are her biggest passions. With only objective to provide high quality and researched based content, Tanvi constantly thrives to make a difference with her knowledge.

When not working for the betterment of students, she loves to cook and dance. Also, a great orator, Tanvi has participated in several international conferences. She has got her writings published in many journals and penned numerous short stories for kids.