JEE Advanced -

JEE Advanced (JEE Advanced - 2016)

Pen & Paper | National Level Exam
Application Fee - General / OBC - Rs.2400 | SC / ST - Rs.1200
Important Dates
Registration Date
Apr 29, 2016
Admit Card Date
May 11, 2016
Test Date
May 22, 2016
Result Date
Jun 12, 2016

JEE Advanced 2016 - Application Steps

Create Login ID
After login, provide the basic data including the choice of the language of question paper (English or Hindi), the choices of the cities for the examination. The candidate will have the option of adding another cell phone number on top of the number/s provided during JEE (Main) registration.
Completing the Online Form
Open the Link on the web page and fill personal information like Name, User ID, Password, Category, Gender, E-mail ID, Security Question & Answer and Date Of Birth.
Uploading Scan Copy of Documents
Upload the scanned copies of all requisite documents
Payment of Fees
Pay the application fee through net-banking or debit card or e-challan. Fees- Female Candidates : INR 1200 SC, ST, PWD Candidates : INR 1200 All Other Candidates : INR 2400 The registration fee shown above DOES NOT INCLUDE service charges, processing fees and any other charges that the banks may levy. Detailed instructions related to the payment of registration fee will be given on the online registration portal.
Downloading Registration Form
Check the Status of your application form: Received, Under Scrutiny, Accepted, Defect Status, Status after Rectification, Rejected with Valid Reasons, Admit Card Ready for Download, etc. Download Admit Card.

How to Apply for JEE Advanced 2016

  • After login, provide the basic data including the choice of the language of question paper (English or Hindi), the choices of the cities for the examination. The candidate will have the option of adding another cell phone number on top of the number/s provided during JEE (Main) registration.
  • Upload the scanned copies of all requisite documents

  • Pay the application fee through net-banking or debit card or e-challan.

    Fees-

  • Female Candidates : INR 1200

  • SC, ST, PWD Candidates : INR 1200

  • All Other Candidates : INR 2400

  • Detailed instructions related to the payment of registration fee will be given on the online registration portal.
  • The registration fee shown above DOES NOT INCLUDE service charges, processing fees and any other charges that the banks may levy.
  • Download Admit Card.

Eligibility for JEE Advanced 2016

All the candidates, including foreign nationals, must fulfill each and every one of the following five criteria to appear in JEE (Advanced).

Criterion 1 – Performance in JEE (Main) 2016.

Candidates should be among the top 2,00,000 (including all categories) by scoring positive marks in Paper-1 of JEE (Main).

Criterion 2 – Age limit.

Candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1991. Five years relaxation is given to SC, ST and PwD candidates

Criterion 3 – Number of attempts.

A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years. Therefore, candidates who appeared in JEE (Advanced)  for the first time are also eligible.

Criterion 4 – Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination.

A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in all the subjects in either 2016 or 2017. 
Those appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2015 and wish to re-appear in the same in 2016 (either for improvement or because they failed in one or more subjects), must re-appear in all the subjects in 2017. 

Criterion 5 – Earlier admission at IITs/ISM.

A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT/ISM (irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR even accepted the IIT/ISM seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs or ISM was cancelled are also NOT eligible. 

Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2015 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2016. The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat by reporting at the reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2015 are also eligible.

JEE Advanced 2016 Important Instructions

  • Candidates must carry a printed copy of the downloaded admit card and their original photo identity card for the examination. Only candidates having a valid admit card will be allowed to write the examination. The candidates will be given the original admit cards upon identity verification during the examination.

  • The candidate’s identity will be verified by invigilators as well as IIT representatives. If the identity of the candidate is in doubt, the candidate may not be allowed to appear in the examination. However, the authorities at their discretion may provisionally permit the candidate to appear for the examination after completing certain formalities. No extra time will be allowed for completing the examination in lieu of the time taken for completing these formalities.

  • Impersonation in the examination is a serious offense and will lead to disqualification of the candidate from JEE (Advanced).

  • Only BLACK ball point pens, pencils, downloaded admit card and an original photo identity card are allowed to be taken inside the examination hall.

  • Candidates will NOT be allowed to carry any electronic devices (e.g. mobile phones, smart phones, calculators, iPad, tabs, digital watches etc.), abacus, slide rule, log books, study material of any type, geometry box, written or white (blank) paper/piece of paper, wallets, etc. to the examination hall.

  • Candidates should not wear items containing metals such as rings, bracelet, earrings, pendants or clothes with big buttons.

  • Candidates must report to the examination centers well in advance.

  • Candidates arriving after commencement of the examination in each paper (09:00 IST for

    Paper 1 and 14:00 IST for Paper 2) will not be allowed.

  • Candidates are required to be present in the examination hall for the entire duration of each paper. They CANNOT leave the examination hall before 12:00 IST for Paper 1 and before 17:00 IST for Paper 2.

  • Both Paper 1 and Paper 2 are compulsory. Therefore, the ORS of ONLY those candidates who have appeared in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be evaluated/graded.


 

JEE Advanced 2016 Relaxation Policy

Indian nationals belonging to certain categories are admitted to the seats reserved for them in accordance with the rules of the Government of India. The categories and the extent of reservation are as follows:

  • Other Backward Classes belonging to the Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) – 27% of seats in every course.

  • Candidates belonging to the creamy layer of OBC are NOT entitled to

    reservation. Such candidates are treated as belonging to the general (GEN), i.e. unreserved category, and they will be eligible only for the OPEN seats – the seats for which everyone is eligible.

  • Scheduled Caste (SC) – 15% of seats in every course.

  • Scheduled Tribe (ST) – 7.5% of seats in every course.

  • Persons with Disability (PWD) – 3% seats in each of OPEN, OBC-NCL, SC and ST category seats. The benefit would be given to those who have at least 40% impairment irrespective of the type of disability i.e., locomotor, visual or SEVERE dyslexic. Leprosy-cured candidates who are otherwise fit to pursue the courses are also included in this sub-category.

  • Defense Service Candidates - Defense Service (DS) candidates are children of defense / paramilitary personnel killed or permanently disabled in action during war or peacetime operations. Two seats are available for preferential allotment in each Institute for DS candidates.

JEE Advanced Application FAQ

1) How many attempts candidates have for appearing in JEE Advanced exam?

Candidates can appear for the JEE Advanced a maximum of two times in consecutive years.

2) What is my login ID to apply for JEE (Advanced) ?

Your login is your JEE (Main) roll number. The password is what you used for JEE (Main).

3) Do I need to enter my mobile number in the application form for JEE (Advanced) ?

Yes, you need to have at least one valid mobile number in the application form.

4) Can I use credit card to pay the registration fee for JEE (Advanced) ?

The registration fee payment is through net banking, debit cards and SBI challan only. No credit card payment is permitted.

5) Is it advisable to fill in the registration form for JEE (Advanced) on the last date?

The confirmation from the banks comes only once in a day! So, earlier submission of your application is recommended.

6) Up to which step can I pay the registration fee without late fee for registering for JEE (Advanced) ?

If you complete your step 2 by 2nd May , then you can pay the normal fee. But if you complete the step 2 on 3rd or 4th May, then you have to pay an additional amount of Rs. 500.

7) During JEE (Main) registration I have declared my category wrongly. Can I correct it during JEE (Advanced) registration?

No. Category declared during JEE (Main) registration cannot be changed.

8) I have Class XII pass certificate and the marks statement as a separate document. Which document should I upload during the JEE (Advanced) registration?

Upload the Class XII marks statement.

9) How can I get reservation benefit under OBC(NCL) category in JEE (Advanced) ?

If your parents’ income falls under NON-CREAMY LAYER (NCL) of the other backwards classes (OBC), then you are eligible for the OBC (NCL) quota. If you do not fall under NCL, then do not tick the OBC(NCL) button.

10) I have OBC-NCL certificate issued in the format specified by a state government. Can I upload this certificate to avail myself of OBC-NCL benefits?

No. The certificate should be in the format specified by the central government as per the prescribed format and the caste should be in the central list of OBCs.

11) I have declared my category as OBC-NCL during JEE (Main) registration. But I do not belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL). Can I register for JEE (Advanced) ?

Yes, you can register by declaring that you do not belong to OBC(NCL) provided if your JEE (Main) score is above the general category cut-off. If your JEE (Main) score is below the general category cut-off you are not eligible for JEE (Advanced).

List of JEE Advanced 2016 Centers (Expected)

State City Mode of Exam
Andhra Pradesh Hyderabad Pen & Paper
Assam Guwahati Pen & Paper
Bihar Patna Pen & Paper
Chhattisgarh Bhilai Pen & Paper
Delhi New Delhi Pen & Paper
Goa Goa Pen & Paper
Gujarat Ahmedabad Pen & Paper
Gujarat Bhavnagar Pen & Paper
Gujarat Bhuj-Rudramata Pen & Paper
Gujarat Gandhinagar Pen & Paper
Gujarat Rajkot Pen & Paper
Gujarat Surat Pen & Paper
Gujarat Vadodara Pen & Paper
Jharkhand Dhanbad Pen & Paper
Kerala Palakkad Pen & Paper
Madhya Pradesh Indore Pen & Paper
Maharashtra Aurangabad Pen & Paper
Maharashtra Kolhapur Pen & Paper
Maharashtra Nagpur Pen & Paper
Maharashtra Nashik Pen & Paper
Maharashtra Pune Pen & Paper
Punjab Ropar Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Ajmer Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Bhilwara Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Jaipur Pen & Paper
Tamil Nadu Chennai Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Kanpur Pen & Paper
Jammu & Kashmir Jammu Pen & Paper
Uttar Pradesh Varanasi Pen & Paper
Himachal Pradesh Mandi Pen & Paper
Uttaranchal Roorkee Pen & Paper
Andhra Pradesh Tirupati Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Pali Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Tonk Pen & Paper
Rajasthan Barmer Pen & Paper
Karnataka Dharwad Pen & Paper