Nidhi Bahl Updated On: 15 Oct, 2018 10:52 IST
Candidates who successfully pass the JEE Main 2019 exam and secure a position among the top 2,24,000 candidates, will be eligible to apply for the JEE Advanced 2019. The exam conducting authority is responsible for furnishing the JEE Advanced 2019 Eligibility Criteria. Eligibility criteria of JEE Advanced 2019 for various undergraduate programmes is given below.
All candidates will have to fulfill the following criteria to appear for JEE Advanced 2019 exam.
Performance in JEE Main 2019 Exam Criteria:
Candidates who qualify the JEE Main 2019 exam and are in the top 2,24,000 candidates including all categories, they will be eligible for JEE Advanced 2019 examination.
The percentages required for categories are:
In each of these 4 categories (OBC, SC, ST & Open), 5% reservation is applicable for Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates (including Dyslexia).
Category-wise distribution list of top 2,24,000 candidates as per the criteria:
|Category-wise||No. of Top candidates||Total no. of top candidates|
|SC - PwD||1,680|
|ST - PWD||840|
|Open - PwD||5,656|
Number of Attempts in JEE Advanced:
Appearance in Class 12th Exam or Equivalent Examination Criteria for JEE Advanced 2019:
Previous Admission at Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs):
Examination Equivalent to Class 12th Examination for JEE Advanced 2019:
1. I have taken admission in one of the IITs for preparatory course. Am I eligible for JEE Advanced?
Yes, you are eligible for JEE Advanced 2019 provided you fulfill other eligibility criteria.
2. Who is not eligible for appearing in JEE Advanced or joining IITs-ISM?
The candidate should not have taken admission (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR even accepted admission by paying the admission fee at any of the IITs or ISM in the past; even candidates whose admission was cancelled are not eligible. A candidate who has not qualified in JEE Main will not be considered for JEE Advanced irrespective.
3. I got admission in NIT in 2018. Am I eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2019?
Yes, candidates who got admission to any NITs in 2018 can appear in JEE Advanced 2019 if they fulfill all other criteria.
4. Can PIO and OCI card holders apply for JEE Advanced 2019 or not?
Yes, all foreign nationals are eligible to appear for the exam, unless there is a change in the rule.