JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date for Paper-1 & 2


JEE Advanced Exam Date 2021: This year, IIT Kharagpur will be conducting JEE Advanced 2021 Exam. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT Kharagpur) has announced the JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Dates for the candidates who have qualified JEE Main Exam. The dates for online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2021 and rescheduled exam date for JEE (Advanced) 2021 has been announced on the official website

In this article, we have discussed complete detail about JEE Advanced 2021 including JEE Advanced Online Registration 2021, JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Dates, JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Pattern, and other information.

JEE Advanced 2021

JEE Advanced is conducted every year by any one of the 7 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) namely IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, IIT Delhi, IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, and IIT Roorkee or Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore under the aegis of the Joint Admission Board (JAB). Admissions to Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s, and Dual Degree programs (entry at the 10+2 level) in all the 23 IITs, including the Indian School of Mines (ISM) are done based on the ranks obtained by candidates in JEE Advanced 2021 Exam.

Courses Offered by JEE Advanced 2021

Through JEE Advanced 2021, the students can secure admissions to the following courses in 23 IIT institutions:

  1. 4-year Bachelors: BTech, BS
  2. 5-year BArch
  3. 5-year Dual Degree – BTech, MTech, BS, MS
  4. 5-year Integrated Masters – MTech, MSc, Dual Degree

JEE Advanced 2021: Exam Summary

The JEE Advanced 2021 is the computer-based entrance test for which only the students who have qualified for the JEE Main Exam. The 10+2 students who have passed JEE Main 2021 (Paper 1) have to submit JEE Advanced Online Form 2021 which will be available from 11th September 2021. Read more about the JEE Advanced 2021 from the below table.

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Summary
Organisation Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT Kharagpur)
Examination Level National
Academic Qualification 10+2 and JEE Main qualified
Participating institutes 23 IITs
Category Undergraduate
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date 03rd October 2021 
Exam Duration 3 hours each for Paper 1 and Paper 2
Exam Mode Computer-based
Language English & Hindi
Application Process Online
Frequency of JEE Advanced Exam Once in a year
Total seats available 11279
Official website

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date

IIT Kharagpur has announced 03rd October 2021 as the exam date for JEE Advanced 2021 Exam for which the admit card will be released on 25th September 2021. Check other important dates for JEE Advanced 2021 from the below table.

Events Dates
JEE Advanced 2021 Application Form 11th September 2021 (Saturday, 10 am)
Last Date to submit the application form 16th September 2021 (Friday, 5 pm)
Last date to pay application fee 17th September 2021 (Saturday, 5 pm)
Choosing of scribe date 2nd October 2021 (Saturday)
JEE Advanced Admit Card Availability 25th September 2021 (Saturday, 10 am)
JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Date 03rd October 2021 (Sunday)
Release of response sheets 05th October 2021 (Tuesday)
JEE Advanced 2021 Provisional Answer Key 10th October 2021 (Sunday)
Raising of Objection on Provisional Answer Key 10th & 11th October 2021 (Sunday, Monday)
JEE Advanced 2021 Final Answer Key 15th October 2021 (Friday)
JEE Advanced 2021 Result 15th October 2021 (Friday)

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Schedule

As announced by IIT Kharagpur, the exam has been re-scheduled for 03rd October 2021 in the morning and evening slot. Check the timings for Paper-1 & 2 from here.

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Timing
Paper Time
Paper- 1 09:00 AM- 12:00 PM (IST)
Paper- 2 2:30 PM – 5:30 PM (IST)

JEE Advanced Application Form 2021

The JEE Advanced 2021 Application Form will be available from 11th September to 16th September 2021. The candidates who have qualified for their JEE Mains 2021 Exam can fill their application form for JEE Advanced 2021 directly from the official website or from the link below which will be active once released officially.

How to Fill JEE Advanced Application Form 2021?

The candidates have to submit the application form through 4 stages which are as follows:

  1. Registration
  2. Uploading of Documents
  3. Payment Process
  4. Final Submission


  1. Login to Using JEE Advanced 2021 registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email address, the candidates would have to log in to register for the examination.
  2. Then a question will appear on your screen “Are you Interested in AAT 2021?”, Choose ‘Yes’ if you want admission for AAT 2021 else choose ‘No’.
  3. Select the preferred exam centres from the list of exam centres.
  4. Fill in other details as required in the application form.

Uploading of Documents

After filling all the details, upload the required documents in the acceptable size. Check the documents and their size from the below link.

JEE Advanced Registration Fee

The students have to pay the required application fee for JEE Advanced 2021 Exam through online mode (Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card/Other. Check the registration fee as per the selection of the exam centre from the below table.

Registration Fee for exam centres in India
Indian National including (PIO and OCI) Female Candidates (all categories) Rs.1400
SC/ST/PwD Candidates Rs.1400
All other Candidates Rs. 2800
Foreign Nationals Candidates from SAARC countries USD 75
Candidates from Non-SAARC countries USD 150
Registration Fee for exam centres outside India
Indian Nationals (including PIO/OCI) All Indian Nationals USD 75
Foreign Nationals Candidates from SAARC countries USD 75
Candidates from Non-SAARC countries USD 150

JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria 2021

JEE Advanced 2021 exam eligibility entails that candidates must qualify Paper-1 of JEE Main 2021. Candidates who wish to take this exam have to fulfil certain criteria as fixed by JAB. The eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2021 is as follows:

Performance in JEE Main 2021

The candidates should have qualified JEE Main examination and holding positions in the top 2,50,000 candidates. The cutoff for admissions into IITs is also required to be achieved by the candidates applying for JEE Advanced 2021. Out of this number, the percentage of candidates eligible for admissions under different categories are as follows:

  1. Open- 40.5%
  2. General EWS – 10%
  3. OBC-NCL candidates – 27%
  4. SC candidates – 15%
  5. ST candidates – 7.5%
  6. PWD candidates – Horizontal reservation of 5% in all the above categories

Number of attempts

A candidate can attempt JEE Advanced  twice in two consecutive years

Appearance in Class 12 (or equivalent) examination

The students should have passed their class 12 examination in 2020 or those who are appearing for the exam in 2021 can also apply for JEE Advanced 2021.

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 an IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past. Candidates whose admission at IITs was canceled after joining any IIT are also not eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2021.

Age Limit

The general category candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1996. The age relaxation of 5 years will be provided to the candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category.

Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2020 can also apply for JEE Advanced 2021.

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Pattern

JEE Advanced 2021 will contain two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2, with two language options viz. English and Hindi. Here, we have defined the JEE Advanced Exam Pattern based on the analysis of the previous year question papers:

JEE Advanced Paper 1 Pattern

Check the exam pattern for JEE Advanced Paper-1 for all three sections in detail from the below table.

Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type 1 or more correct options Single correct option The single option is correct
No. of Questions 7 5 6
Max. Marks +4 +3 +3
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer) +1 Nil Nil
Negative Marking -2 Nil -1
Total Marks 28 15 18

JEE Advanced Paper 2 Pattern

Check the exam pattern for JEE Advanced Paper-2 for all three sections in detail from the below table.

Pattern Section 1 Section 2 Section 3
Question Type 1 or more correct options Single correct option The single option is correct
No. of Questions 7 7 4
Max. Marks +4 +3 +3
Partial Marks (if the only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer) +1 Nil Nil
Negative Marking -2 -1 Nil
Total Marks 28 21 12

JEE Advanced 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus of JEE Advanced has been declared by the examination authority. The syllabus is basically mapped according to the NCERT curriculum and is almost similar to the Mains Syllabus (with a slight difference in the weightage for different topics). Check the important topics for the three subjects (PCM) below.

JEE Advanced Physics Syllabus

Dimensional Analysis Gravitation
Laws of motion Capacitance
Electric current Magnetic Fields
Electromagnetic Induction Kinematics
Inertia Fluid Pressure
Waves Thermal Physics
Systems of particles Harmonic motions
Electric Fields Momentum
Reflection Atoms
Nuclei Refraction

JEE Advanced Chemistry Syllabus

Physical Chemistry

Energetics Solutions
Electrochemistry Surface Chemistry
Chemical Equilibrium Nuclear Chemistry
Solid State Atomic Structure
Chemical Bonding Gaseous State
Chemical Kinetics Liquid State

Inorganic Chemistry

Ores & Minerals Qualitative Analysis
Properties of Non-Metals Extractive Metallurgy
Preparation of Compounds Preparation of Non-metals
Properties of Compounds Transition Elements

Organic Chemistry

Amino acids Alkynes
Practical Organic Chemistry Alkenes
Phenols Polymers
Carbohydrate Alcohols
Ethers Carboxylic acids
Reactions of Benzene Alkyl halides
Peptides Ketones
Aldehydes Haloarenes

JEE Advanced Maths Syllabus

Quadratic Equations Logarithms
Binomial Theorem Complex Numbers
Matrices Sequence and Series
Trigonometry Probability
Determinants Permutations
Combinations Differentiation
Integration Continuity
Limits Functions
Coordinate Geometry Inverse Trigonometry
Differential Equations Vectors

JEE Advanced Admit Card 2021

The JEE Advanced 2021 admit card will be released in online mode tentaively 10-15 days before the exam date. The registered candidates can access the JEE Advanced 2021 admit card by entering their registration number and password that was generated during the time of the registration process. The JEE Advanced 2021 Exam is scheduled to be held on 03rd October 2021.

JEE Advanced Answer Key 2021

The answer key for JEE Advanced 2021 will be made available on the official website after the conduction of the examination. The students who appeared in the JEE Advanced 2021 exam can check the answer key and calculate the expected marks they could score.

JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Centres

The JEE Advanced 2021 exam will be held on 03rd October 2021 at the following exam centres. The candidates have to make choice for the exam centre while filling their application form.

State City
Goa Panaji
Gujarat Ahmedabad, Bhavnagar, Bhuj, Gandhinagar, Rajkot, Surat, Vadodra, Anand, Mehsana, Valsad
Karnataka Belgaum, Bengaluru, Dharwad, Hubballi, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Shimoga, Davanagere, Tumkur, Udupi, Bagalkot
Maharashtra Amravati, Aurangabad, Kolhapur, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nashik, Navi Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Vasai, Ahmednagar, Chandrapur, Raigad, Sangli, Satara,Solapur, Dhule, Sangamner
Delhi East Delhi, North Delhi, South Delhi, West Delhi, Faridabad, Noida
Uttar Pradesh Greater Noida, Gorakhpur, Jhansi, Kanpur, Lucknow, Prayagraj, Varanasi, Agra, Aligarh, Bareilly, Ghaziabad, Mathura, Meerut, Moradabad, Muzaffarnagar
Haryana Gurugram, Ambala, Hisar, Karnal, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Jind, Panipat, Sonipat
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu, Srinagar
Rajasthan Ajmer, Alwar, Bikaner, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Sikar, Udaipur, Kota, Sri Ganganagar
Arunachal Pradesh Naharlagun
Assam Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Silchar, Tezpur, Dimapur
Bihar Arrah, Aurangabad, Bhagalpur, Bihar Sharif, Chhapra, Darbhanga, Gaya, Muzaffarpur, Patna, Purnea, Samastipur
Manipur Imphal
Meghalaya Shillong
Mizoram Aizawl
Sikkim Gangtok
Tripura Agartala
West Bengal Siliguri, Asansol, Baharampur, Durgapur, Kalyani, Kharagpur, Kolkata, Burdwan
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal, Indore, Jabalpur, Ujjain, Gwalior, Sagar, Satna
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Port Blair
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam, Vizianagaram, Anantapur, Bhimavaram, Chirala, Eluru, Guntur, Kadapa, Kakinada, Kurnool, Nellore, Ongole, Rajahmundry, Tadepalligudem, Tirupati, Vijayawada, Srikakulam, Amalapuram, Chittoor, Gudlavalleru, Gudur, Kanchikacherla, Kavali, Machilipatnam, Markapur, Mylavaram, Narasaraopet, Puttur, Surampalem, Tiruvuru
Chhattisgarh Bhilai, Bilaspur, Raipur
Jharkhand Bokaro, Dhanbad, Jamshedpur, Ranchi, Hazaribagh
Odisha Berhampur, Bhubaneshwar, Cuttack, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Balasore, Jeypore
Kerala Alappuzha, Kannur, Kasaragod, Kochi, Kollam, Kottayam, Kozhikode, Malappuram, Palakkad, Thiruvananthapuram, Thrissur
Puducherry Puducherry
Tamil Nadu Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Vellore
Telangana Karimnagar, Hyderabad, Khammam, Kodad, Mahabubnagar, Nizamabad, Warangal, Adilabad, Jangaon, Medak, Nalgonda, Palvoncha, Sathupally, Siddipet, Suryapet
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Himachal Pradesh Hamirpur, Kangra, Shimla
Punjab Amritsar, Bathinda, Ludhiana, Jalandhar, Mohali, Patiala
Uttarakhand Dehradun, Haldwani, Haridwar, Roorkee

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