About JEE Mains v/s Advance
The Ministry of Human Resource Development, which is currently known as the Ministry of Education, Government of India, has recognized National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent and self-sustained leading testing organization conducting well-organized, apparent and international principles tests in order to assess the capability of candidates for admissions to leading higher education institutions.
JEE Mains 2021 comprises of two main papers. Paper1 is conducted for admission to UG Programme (B.E/B. Tech) at various NITs, IIITs, other Institutions, Institutions/Universities funded/recognized by participating State Governments, as well as an eligibility exam for JEE (Advanced), which is conducted for entrance to IITs.
The JEE Main is being conducted in manifold Sessions like (February/March/April/May 2021) for admissions in the academic session. Benefits of the paper is given below:
- This will provide numerous opportunities to the students to get better their scores in the exam if they fail in the foremost attempt without killing their entire academic year.
- In primary attempt, the students will get an immediate knowledge of taking an exam and will identify their mistakes which they can develop while attempting for the next moment.
- This will decrease the chances of dropping an academic year and droppers would not have to waste a full academic year.
- If anybody missed the exam due to some reasons beyond their control, then they will not have to hang around for one full year.
JEE Advanced 2021 – Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has announced the JEE Advanced 2021 examanimation date. The JEE Advanced will be held on October 3, 2021. Earlier, the powers that released the JEE Advanced 2021 booklet. Total of 8 cities are further added as JEE Advanced exam centres this year whereas 7 cities have been removed from the list. On the request of students, JEE Advanced 2021 eligibility criteria is remained same as in previous year which is criteria of 75% in class 12th in JEE Advanced eligibility is hassle-free. Those students who qualify for JEE Main 2021 and are ranked in the top 250000 students according to merit can apply for JEE Advanced 2021.
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What is JEE Advanced exam?
It is the exam for admissions to the Bachelor’s (UG), Integrated Master’s (UG + PG), and Dual Degree programs (entry at the 12th level) in all the IITs across the country. JEE Advanced exam is together planned by the seven Zonal Coordinating IITs mainly IIT Kharagpur, IIT Bombay, IIT Guwahati, and IIT Roorkee , IIT Kanpur, IIT Madras, IIT Delhi. IIT, Kharagpur is performing as the conducting institute for JEE Advanced 2021.
Highlights For JEE Main vs Advanced
|Particulars||JEE Main||JEE Advanced|
|No. of Attempts||3||2|
|Candidates Appeared in (2020)||9,21,265||2,50,005|
|Style of Language||English, Hindi and Gujrati||English and Hindi|
|Eligibility criteria||Qualified class 12th from a renowned Government Organization||Ranked among top 2,50,000 JEE Main rank holders|
|No. of Papers||3||2|
|Topics enclosed||Physics: Electronic Devices, EM Waves and Communication Systems Chemistry: Biomolecules and Chemistry in Everyday Life Mathematics: Sets, Relations and Functions, Trigonometry and Mathematical Reasoning, Statistics and Probability,||Physics: Absorptive and Emissive powers, Wien’s Displacement Law, Blackbody radiation, Kirchoff’s law, Newton’s law of cooling, Stefan’s Law. Chemistry: Biomolecules and Chemistry in Everyday Life Mathematics: Integral Calculus, Algebra, Vectors, Differential Calculu|
|Conducting Power||National Testing Agency (NTA)||Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT)|
JEE Main v/s Advanced: Eligibility Criteria
JEE Main Eligibility
|Eligibility Particulars||Detailed Explaination|
|Qualifying exam||The students should have cleared class 12th or qualifying the examination in 2020. The students who are at present appearing in class 12th or have cleared the equivalent examination in 2021 can also apply for JEE Main|
|No. of attempts||Students can contribute in JEE Main examination for 3 successive years. This examination is conducted twice in a year.|
|Subjects and their combination for admission||Must have passed the qualifying examination with the following – B.Tech/ B.EPhysicsMathematicsAny one (Chemistry, Technical Vocational Subject, Biology, Biotechnology,),B.ArchMathematicsPhysicsChemistryB.PlanMathematics|
|Age Limit||This exam do not have any age limit to show for JEE Main 2021. Any students who cleared class 12th in 2021or appearing in class 12th can also apply for JEE Main 2021.|
JEE Advanced Eligibility
Basic criteria that the students have to clear to show for the JEE Advanced exam. To sit for JEE Advanced, the students must have to clear JEE Mains examination. The eligibility criteria for appearing for the exam has transformed over the years. Given below is the table for eligibility criteria –
|Eligibility Criteria||Detailed Procedure|
|Qualifying exam||The students must have cleared class 12th examination in 2020 or the students who are appearing in class 12th in 2021 will also be qualified for JEE Advanced.|
|No. of attempts||The students are only authorized to attempt the examination 2 times in two successive years.|
|Age Limit||General category students should be born on or after October 1, 1996. Relaxation is provided to students of SC/ST/PwD category of 5 years|
JEE Main v/s Advanced- Difference in No. of Attempts
The Maximum no. of attempts every student can make for each exam is given below –
|JEE Main||JEE Advanced|
|3 attempts (Attempting together the sessions in the same year is counted as 1 only)||2 times in successive years|
JEE Main v/s Advanced- Difference in Exam Pattern
JEE Main Exam Pattern
It will be conducted in 3 different papers. The students ought to check the official website and go throughout the exam pattern and confirm the course outline at the time of preparation. The students must keep in mind the following points – the length of the exam, the language and no. of questions in the question paper.
|Specifications||Pattern for B.E./B.Tech||Pattern for B.Arch.||Pattern for B. Planning|
|Exam Mode||CBT||Mathematics and Aptitude exam- CBT Mode, Drawing- Pen and paper mode||CBT|
|Subjects||Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM)||Aptitude test and Mathematics, Drawing||Mathematics, Aptitude Test, and Planning Based MCQs|
|Type of Questions||60 questions MCQs type + 15questions (correct answer is a Numerical Value)||Maths- 20 questions (MCQs) + 5 questions (correct answer is a Numerical Value) + Aptitude- 50 MCQs + Drawing section contains 2 Questions||Maths- 20 questions (MCQs) + 5 questions (correct answer is a Numerical Value) + Aptitude- 50 MCQs + Planning Based Objective Type which include 25 MCQs|
|Medium||English and Hindi (in all centres) English, Hindi and Gujarati (in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli)||English and Hindi (in all Centres) English, Hindi and Gujarati (in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli)||English and Hindi (in all Cities) English, Hindi and Gujarati (in Gujarat, Daman & Diu and Dadra & Nagar Haveli)|
|Duration||3 hours||3 hours||3hours|
|Total Maximum Marks||300||400||400|
|Marking Scheme||For MCQs: +4 is given for each correct answer; -1 for each incorrect answer; Unanswered questions will not be marked.|
For Non-MCQs: +4 for each correct answer, no negative marking
|For MCQs: +4 for each correct response; -1 for each incorrect response; Unanswered questions will not be marked.|
For Non-MCQs: +4 for each correct answer, no negative.
For Drawing Test: 2 questions of 100 marks in total
|For MCQs: +4 for each correct answer; -1 for each incorrect answer; Unanswered questions will not be marked.|
For Non-MCQs: +4 for each correct answer, no negative marking
JEE Advanced Exam Pattern
It is conducted in two different papers and the students must be updated regarding the exam pattern. The students are advised to look at the previous year papers, for understanding the exam pattern which has not changed much. The students must keep in mind the following points -the duration of the examination questions asked and many more.
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|Specifications||Pattern for Paper 1||Pattern for Paper 2|
|Subjects||Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM)||Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics(PCM)|
|Type of Questions||MCQ||Numerical type Questions|
|Medium||English and Hindi||English and Hindi|
|Duration||3 hours||3 hours|