All you need to know about JEE Advanced exam 2022

All you need to know about JEE Advanced exam

The JEE (Joint Entrance Examination) Advanced is an academic examination held annually in India. Conducting authority of JEE Advanced are IIT Bombay and JAB (Joint Admission Board).

  • Full exam name: Joint Entrance Examination Advanced, i.e. (JEE advanced).
  • Duration of examination: 3 hours for each paper, i.e. 6 total hours in a day
  • Qualification rate: 29.1% of the total appeared candidates
  • Purpose of this examination: Admission to the undergraduate Engineering, Science and Architecture courses in 23 IITs
  • Attempts : 2 attempts are allowed in a consecutive year.
  • Languages in which examination is taken: Hindi, English

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced are decided by IIT Bombay. JEE Advanced 2022 is conducted by IIT Bombay and JAB (Joint Admission Board).

Qualification Criteria

  • JEE Advanced aspirants get relaxation in marks 2022, now there is no mandatory to score 75% in CLass 12th has been removed.
  • The students appearing for the JEE Advance exam must have cleared the 12th standard examination.
  • The student should be from the top 2,50,000 candidates in JEE Main 2022.

Age Criteria

Aspirant should have born after or on 1 October, 1997.

5 years relaxation is given to ST, SC and PwD candidates.

For SC, ST and PwD aspirants born year should be after or on 1 October, 1992.

JEE Advanced 2022: Atempts

In 2 consecutive year JEE Advanced Aspirant can attempt JEE Advanced maximum 2 times.

Criteria before JEE Advanced 2022

Before coronavirus JEE Advanced criteria are different than JEE Advanced 2022 criteria.

Mandatory 75% in class 12th examination.

Aspirant should belong from the first 20 percentile of passed candidates in Class 12th.

According to top 20% criteria five subjects are the major for calculating the percentile. The five subjects are;

  1. Physics
  2. Mathematics
  3. Chemistry
  4. Language Subject
  5. Any subject in which aspirant score good marks.

Minimum marks to qualify in JEE mains

To qualify for the JEE Main exam, the student should have secured above or equal the passing marks. The passing marks for the general category are a minimum of 75% and above. For the candidates belonging to SC/ ST category is 65%.

How can I prepare for JEE Advanced at home?

To prepare for their examination at home, the students need to,

  • Buy the required books and study material required for the JEE exam. 
  • Make a study plan and should follow it every day.
  • Eliminate all the distractions at home.
  • Manage your time properly.

JEE Advance syllabus:


  • General Units and dimensions
  • Mechanics
  • Thermal Physics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Optics
  • Modern Physics


  • Concept of atoms and molecules
  • States of Matter: Gases and Liquids
  • Atomic Structure 
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure 
  • Chemical Thermodynamics 
  • Chemical and Ionic Equilibrium
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Solid State
  • Surface Chemistry
  • Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties 
  • Hydrogen  
  • s-Block Elements
  • p-Block Elements
  • d-Block Elements
  • f-Block Elements
  • Coordination Compounds 
  • Isolation of Metals 
  • Principles of Qualitative Analysis 
  • Environmental Chemistry 
  • Basic Principles of Organic Chemistry
  • Alkanes
  • Alkenes and Alkynes
  • Benzene
  • Phenols
  • Alkyl Halides
  • Alcohols
  • Ethers
  • Aldehydes and Ketones
  • Carboxylic Acids
  • Amines
  • Haloarenes
  • Biomolecules 
  • Polymers
  • Chemistry in Everyday Life 
  • Practical Organic Chemistry


Sets, Relations and Functions



Probability and Statistics


Analytical Geometry

Differential Calculus  

Integral Calculus


Engineering: Top Collges in India

  1. Indian Institue of Technology, Madras
  2. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
  3. Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay
  4. Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur
  5. Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

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How much score is required to clear the JEE Advanced?

The minimum qualifying marks or cutoff required in JEE Main to be eligible for JEE Advanced is 75%. Around 2,50,000 candidates are expected to be shortlisted for the JEE Advanced 2022 based on the JEE Main score.

 JEE Advanced an easy exam?

The JEE Advanced is one of the toughest engineering entrance exams in India. The student needs to prepare smartly right from the beginning of Class 11th. It is possible to clear the exams with lots of hard work, smart work and patience.

Is it necessary to pass JEE Advanced?

The clearance of JEE Advanced is not required for taking admission into the NITs. It is only required for taking admission into the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).

How many times can I attempt JEE Advanced?

The student can attempt JEE Advanced examination a maximum of two times in two consecutive years.

Is 1 month enough for JEE Advanced?

To prepare yourself for the JEE Advance, you have to revise important topics and solve last year’s papers within one month, which will help you. The students should stick to what they already know and not begin any new chapter or topic.

Is passing JEE Advanced tough?

The JEE Advanced is considered one of the most difficult exams globally. Only the top 2,50,000 JEE Main rank holders who want to study at the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) will sit for JEE Advanced.

Are NCERT books enough for cracking JEE Advanced? 

The JEE Advanced examination contians conceptual questions, and concepts of that level can’t be cleared just with the help of NCERT. Therefore, the NCERT books are not enough to prepare for JEE Advance.

Do questions repeat in JEE Advanced exam?

The pattern for the JEE Advance exam remains constant, and no question has ever been repeated in this exam. The question paper for the JEE Advanced exam will be divided into three sections, i.e. Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

How many questions come in JEE Advanced exam?

The JEE Advanced will consist of two papers, i.e. paper-1 and paper-2. With 54 questions in each paper, the total marks of JEE Advanced Paper- 1 and Paper 2 are 188 each. So the total marks for the JEE Advanced for both papers are 366.

You can crack the JEE Advance 2022 examination if you start preparing right now.


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