IIT JEE 2014JEE Advanced 2017 is the IIT Joint Entrance Examination. Seven zonal Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) are conducting JEE Advanced 2017 / IIT JEE 2017 under the guidance of Joint Admission Board. This is the second stage of Joint Entrance Examination after the CBSE JEE Main.

IIT Madras is the organizing institute of JEE (Advanced) 2017. Admission in Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programs in the IITs and Indian School of Mines is offered through the IIT JEE Advanced. Get here complete details of IIT JEE 2017 including application form, eligibility, admit card, exam pattern, answer key, results and preparation resources like syllabus, sample papers, previous year question papers.

JEE Advanced 2017


All Indians and foreign nationals who satisfy the eligibility criteria (given below) can appear in JEE Advanced. The successful candidates meeting the Class XII performance criterion are eligible for admission into IITs / ISM. JEE Advanced 2017 Schedule is given below.

Important event Date
IIT JEE 2017 Registration 28 Apr 2017
Last date to apply 02 May 2017
Registration with late fees 03 May 2017 to 04 May 2017
Availability of admit card 10 May 2017
Date of JEE Advanced Exam 21 May 2017
Display of ORS and scanned images 31 May 2017 to 03 Jun 2017
Publishing of answer keys 04 Jun 2017
Feedback and comment on answer keys from candidates 04 Jun 2017 to 06 Jun 2017
IIT JEE 2017 Result 11 Jun 2017
Online registration for Architecture Aptitude Test 11 Jun 2017 to 12 Jun 2017
Architecture Aptitude Test 14 Jun 2017
Declaration of results of Architecture Aptitude Test 18 Jun 2017
Seat Allotment 19 Jun 2017 to 18 Jul 2017

Through JEE Advanced, IITs and ISM offer admission into undergraduate courses leading to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master Dual Degree in Engineering, Science, Architecture, or Pharmaceutics. Both Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees are awarded to candidates enrolled in the dual degree programs upon successful completion of the course curriculum. In a few of the IITs, students enrolled into the 4-year Bachelor’s program have the option to convert to B.Tech.(Honors) and/or B.Tech. with Minors.

JEE Advanced 2017 Eligibility

JEE Main: The first step towards being eligible for JEE (Advanced) / IIT JEE 2017 is to appear and qualify in JEE (Main) to be conducted by CBSE in the month of April. The top 2,20,000 (including all categories) candidates of JEE Main Paper 1 will be eligible to appear in the JEE Advanced exam.

As shown in the following table, the usual order will be followed while choosing top 2,20,000 candidates in various categories who have scored positive marks in JEE (Main) 2017.

Category Number of “Top” Candidates Total
OPEN 1,07,767 1,11,100
OPEN-PwD 3,333
OBC-NCL 57,618 59,400
OBC-NCL-PwD 1,782
SC 32,010 33,000
SC-PwD 990
ST 16,005 16,500
ST-PwD 495
  • Age limit: Candidate must be born on or after October 1, 1992. Five years relaxation is given to SC, ST and PwD candidates, i.e., these candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1987.
  • Number of attempts: A candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced) a maximum of two times in consecutive years. Therefore, candidates who appeared in JEE (Advanced) 2016 for the first time are also eligible.
  • Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination: A candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in either 2016 or 2017. However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination results for the academic year 2014-15 were declared after June 2015 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
  • Top 20 percentile in board exam: Apart from being in top 2,20,000 in JEE Main paper, the candidate
  • Earlier admission at IITs/ISM: A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program) OR accepted the IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. The candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2016 can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017. The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat (by not reporting at any reporting centre during joint seat allocation in 2016) are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017.
Before applying, you must ensure that you fulfill all the conditions of eligibility criteria. Read the JEE (Advanced) 2017 information bulletin (English / Hindi) carefully before applying.

Reservation in IITs

Indian nationals belonging to certain categories are admitted under 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 :

Category Reservation
SC 15%
ST 7.5%
PwD 3% horizontally

Defence Service (DS): Two seats are available for preferential allotment in each Institute for DS candidates.

Foreign Nationals: Candidates who are NOT citizens of India (by birth or naturalized) at the time of registering for JEE (Advanced) 2017 are treated as foreign nationals. Seats allotted to foreign nationals are supernumerary with a cap of 10% of total number of seats in every course.

JEE Advanced 2017 Application Form

Eligible candidates can apply for JEE Advanced 2017 as per schedule given above. The application form submission process consists of two steps. First is to register online at IIT JEE (Advanced) online application form. Second is to make payment of application fee.

  • Application form of JEE Advanced 2017 begins as per the schedule after declaration of JEE Main 2017 result. Last date to fill application form should be adhered to, to avoid rejection.
  • Enter details of JEE Main roll number, personal details correctly.
  • Select choice of examination city and language of question paper.
  • Upload passport size photograph and signature as jpeg.
  • Upload documents such as date of birth proof, category certificate if applicable, and other relevant documents.

Registration Fees

JEE Advanced 2017 application form submission begins after the declaration of JEE Main 2017 result. Form submission process is online only.


JEE Advanced 2017 Admit Card

Admit Card of IIT JEE Advanced 2017 can be downloaded using the online log in portal as per the schedule. Candidates who apply before last date and are found eligible for the exam will be issued admit card for JEE Advanced 2017.

  • Candidate must bring the print out of the downloaded admit card to the examination centre.
  • Important details that will be given the JEE Advanced 2017 Admit Card shall be: Name, Roll number for JEE (Advanced) 2017, photograph, signature, date of birth, address for correspondence, category and language of the question paper.
  • Only those candidates, who carry valid hall ticket to the examination hall, will be allowed to write the examination.
  • Admit card / hall ticket can download begins as per the schedule given above.


JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Pattern

The Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2017 [JEE (Advanced) 2017] will be conducted by the seven zonal IITs under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) 2017. The performance of a candidate in this examination will form the basis for admission to the Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s and Dual Degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the IITs. The decisions of the JAB 2017 will be final in all matters related to JEE (Advanced) 2017 and admission to IITs.

Item Day Date Time
Paper-1 Sunday 21 May 2017 09:00 to 12:00 IST
Paper-2 Sunday 21 May 2017 14:00 to 17:00 IST

Both the papers are compulsory.

The schedule will remain the same even if the day of examination is declared a public holiday.

There are two question papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2 of three hours duration each. Both papers are compulsory. Each question paper will consist of three separate sections, viz., Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The question papers will consist of objective type (multiple choice and numerical answer type) questions designed to test comprehension, reasoning and analytical ability of candidates. Negative marks will be awarded for incorrect answers to some of the questions.

Number of papers: 2
Duration of exam: 3 hours per paper.
Sections in each paper: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics.

Regarding the exact marking scheme and number of questions asked, there is no fixed pattern. The pattern of JEE Advanced last year was as follows:
Total questions  120 (60 each in paper 1 and paper 2)
Type of questions
  • Multiple choice with single answer correct.
  • Multiple choice with multiple answer correct.
  • Numerical answer type questions.
  • Match the following type questions.
Marking scheme +3 for correct answer-1 for incorrect answer : Negative marking is not applicable in certain sections.
Total maximum marks 360
Please note that the JEE Advanced exam pattern changes every year. Study topics given under Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics syllabus of IIT JEE properly and be prepared for a new exam pattern.

The only thing that has been announced officially about the JEE Advanced 2017 exam pattern is that there will be two papers of three hours duration each, each with subjects Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics.

Items Prohibited in the Examination Hall

Electronic devices like mobile phones, smart phones, calculators, iPAD, tabs, digital watches etc are NOT PERMITTED in JEE Advanced 2017. Further, items like abacus, slide rule, log books, study material of any type, geometry box, written or white (blank) paper/piece of paper, wallets, etc are also strictly prohibited in the examination hall.


JEE Advanced 2017 AAT – Architecture Aptitude Test

Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) for B. Arch. for the JEE (Advanced) 2017 Qualified Candidates:

Candidates desirous of joining the B. Arch. (Architecture) courses will be required to pass in an Aptitude Test. However the seat allotment will be done based on the category wise All India Rank in the JEE (Advanced) 2017.

The test will consist of one paper of three hours duration. Question papers for the Aptitude Test will be in English only. Syllabus for this test is given HERE. Candidates must register online at the JEE (Advanced) portal for this Aptitude Test. Only those candidates who would have given B. Arch program (available at IIT Kharagpur and IIT Roorkee) as one of their choices while filling their choices online, will be eligible to write AAT. No separate admit card will be issued to them. They have to bring the JEE (Advanced) 2017 original admit card to the Examination Hall. Candidates coming for the AAT are advised to bring their drawing and coloring aids.

Candidates securing marks above the cut off will be declared as ‘passed’ the test and put on the JEE (Advanced)-2017 web page.


JEE Advanced – Marks of the First and Last Ranked Candidates

JEE Advanced

JEE Advanced Cut Offs



IITs where admission is through JEE Advanced

At present, there are twenty three IITs located in the country.

  • Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai (IIT Bhilai)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneshwar (IITBBS)
  • Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) (IIT BHU)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)
  • Indian Institute of Technology (Indian School of Mines)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad
  • Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar (IITGN)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Goa (IIT Goa)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IITG)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad (IITH)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Indore (IITI)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Jammu (IITJammu)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur (IITJ)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IITKGP)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad (IITPKD)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Patna (IITP)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Ropar (IITRPR)
  • Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati (IITT)

JEE Advanced 2017 FAQs

Question: I have Class XII pass certificate and the marks statement as a separate document. Which document should I upload during the JEE (Advanced) 2017 registration?

Answer: Upload the Class XII marks statement.

Question: I have appeared in Class XII examination in 2017. Will I be able to register for JEE (Advanced) 2017 without uploading Class XII certificate?

Answer: Yes. The candidates who appeared in Class XII examination in 2017 do not have to upload any document with respect to Class XII Examination.

Question: Can I get the question paper in Hindi language?

Answer: Yes. JEE (Advanced) 2017 offers question papers in two languages: English and Hindi. Candidates have to choose the language option during the JEE (Advanced) 2017 registration.

Question: Can I get question papers in English as well as in Hindi?

Answer: Candidates will get only one question paper – either English question paper or Hindi question paper but not both.

Question: Will the question paper be bilingual (both in Hindi and English) ?

Answer: No. You will get the question papers in only one language (English or Hindi).

Question: Writing Paper-1 and Paper-2 in JEE (Advanced) 2017 compulsory ?

Answer: Yes, it is compulsory. If a candidate is absent in one of the papers, then the candidate will be considered as absent from the examination.

Question: What is my login id to apply for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Our login is your JEE (Main) roll number. The password is same as that used for JEE(MAIN).

Question: Are PIO and OCI card holders eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Yes. PIO and OCI card holders are eligible. Please refer to the relevant section of Information Brochure for more information.

Question: Are PIO and OCI card holders eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017 without writing JEE (MAIN)?

Answer: No. This option is available to foreign candidates only (please refer to the information brochure for foreign candidates).

Question: Do I need to enter my mobile number in the application form for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

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

Question: How many mobile numbers I can give in the application form for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: You can give up to two mobile numbers.

Question: In which step I can upload my certificates in the application form for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: In the Step 2, you upload your certificates.

Question: In which step I can pay the registration fee in the application form for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: In step 3, you are required to pay the fee.

Question: Can I use credit card to pay the registration fee for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

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

Question: Is it advisable to fill in the registration form for JEE (Advanced) 2017 on the last date?

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

Question: Up to which step can I pay the registration fee without late fee for registering for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: If you complete your step 2 by 2nd May 2017, 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.

Question: During JEE (Main) 2017 registration I have declared my category wrongly. Can I correct it during JEE (Advanced) 2017 registration?

Answer: No. Category declared during JEE (Main) 2017 registration cannot be changed.

Question: I have appeared in JEE (Main) Paper II. Am I eligible for Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) without writing JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: No. Only the candidates who qualify in JEE (Advanced) 2017 are eligible for AAT 2017. There is no relation between JEE (Main) Paper II and AAT.

Question: How can I get reservation benefit under OBC(NCL) category in JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: 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.

Question: I have declared my category as OBC-NCL during JEE (Main) 2017 registration. I do not have a valid NCL certification. Can I upload a certificate issued prior to 01-April -2017?

Answer: No. A valid OBC-NCL certificate as per the prescribed format issued on or after 1st April-2017 should be uploaded for getting the benefits of OBC-NCL category.

Question: 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?

Answer: 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.

Question: I am not able to obtain the OBC(NCL) certificate at the time of registration. What should I do?

Answer: If you are not able to obtain the OBC (NCL) certificate in the month of April 2017, you can upload a self-declaration saying that you will do so by 5th of June 2017 (that is, after about one more month).

Question: I have declared my category as OBC-NCL during JEE (Main) 2017 registration. But I do not belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL). Can I register for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Yes, you can register by declaring that you do not belong to OBC(NCL) provided if your JEE (Main) 2017 score is above the general category cut-off. If your JEE (Main) 2017 score is below the general category cut-off you are not eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017.

Question: If I do not submit the OBC(NCL) certificate by 5th June, can I submit it at the time of Reporting?

Answer: No, since your declared result is also based on the category. Therefore, if you do not submit the certificate by 5th June 2017, your result will be based on general category.

Question: I have accepted a seat through JoSAA 2016. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: If you have accepted seat in IITs then you are NOT eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017.

Question: I have taken admission in one of the IITs for preparatory course. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Yes. You are eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017 subject to fulfilling other eligibility criteria.

Question: I have taken admission into one of the NITs in 2016. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Yes. The candidates who have taken admissions in NITs in 2016 are also eligible for appearing in JEE (Advanced) 2017, if they satisfy all other eligibility criteria given in the information brochure.

Question: I am appearing in class XII exam first time in 2017. If I do not write JEE (ADV) 2017, am I eligible for JEE(ADV) in 2018 and 2019?

Answer: As per rules on date, you can appear in 2017 and 2018, but not in 2019.

Question: I am a defense service (DS) personnel. Can my child get a seat under DS category?

Answer: Not all defense service personnel’ children are eligible for DS category seats. DS category seats are earmarked for children of defense/paramilitary personnel killed or permanently disabled in action during war or peacetime operations.

Question: During examination can I modify my answers bubbled on ORS?

Answer: No. Since the bubbling on ORS is done using only black ball point pen, candidates cannot modify the answers once bubbled.

Question: When should I reach my examination center to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017?

Answer: Try to reach your examination center well in advance. It is best to familiarize yourself with the venue a day before to avoid the unnecessary stress on the day of the exam.

Question: If I am absent in one of the papers, will my result be declared ?

Answer: You will be considered absent from the examination and will be disqualified to receive the result. It is compulsory for you to appear in both the papers.

Question: Am I required to provide finger prints to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017 ?

Answer: Yes, an important part of the pre-exam procedure is taking a fingerprint of your index finger. Remember the same fingerprint is used when you come for the seat acceptance after qualifying in the examination.

Question: What care I need to take for providing finger prints to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017 ?

Answer: This is best done if your hands are clean and you have not used any oil/ cream.

Question: Is there any dress code to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2017 ?

Answer: Do not wear unnecessary things such as rings, chains, bangles, ear-rings or a modern watch. A simple analogue watch is permitted so that you can have the estimate of time.

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