JEE Advanced 2018 - IIT Kanpur released the extended list of JEE Advanced 2018 qualified candidates. To view the list, candidates need to log-in by using their email-id, date of birth, registration and mobile number. As the cutoff of JEE Advanced is lowered, more number of candidates have qualified the entrance exam. The qualified candidates can also view their result now. Earlier, authorities have declared the result of JEE Advanced 2018 on June 10. Pranav Goel has topped the exam. Along with JEE Advanced result 2018, the frozen answer keys and minimum marks for inclusion in the rank list has also been announced. The provisional answer key of JEE Advanced 2018 was released in online mode on May 29. The authorities had also released the candidates' responses to Paper 1 and Paper II through the candidate's login. JEE Advanced 2018 exam was conducted by IIT Kanpur in online mode for the first time on May 20. As per the official notification, 157496 candidates appeared for Paper I and 155091 candidates appeared for Paper II. A total of 7326 candidates were absent for Paper I and 9731 were absent for Paper II. The student analysis says that most of them found Paper II to be tougher than Paper I. The admit card was available from May 14 onwards for downloading. Candidates could download the admit card by logging into the candidate portal using registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email address. Provisional online admit cards was also issued for candidates who haven't paid the application, but they can sit in the exam only if they meet some terms and conditions which have been explained below.
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The IIT Kanpur has released a notification stating that 291 seats have been added across the IITs. 800 supernumerary seats have also been created for female candidates as directed by MHRD.
IIT Kanpur has closed the registration process of JEE Advanced 2018. The last date to register and pay the registration fee for JEE Advanced 2018 was May 8. Since this is the first time the exam was conducted in computer-based mode, candidates could use the JEE Advanced mock test to prepare. A demo/help video facility was also provided by IIT Kanpur to assist candidates to take the mock test and online exam. JEE Advanced had 2 papers and both papers were mandatory for all candidates to qualify. Earlier, on April 18 the registration for Foreign Candidates was opened in online mode. Prior to this, fourth, fifth and sixth JEE Advanced 2018 mock tests were released. The third mock test was released was on February 1, while JEE Advanced 2018 (mock test 2) and 1 were released on January 30 and December 19 respectively. From the article below, candidates will get to know all details about IIT JEE Advanced 2018 like eligibility criteria, application form, exam pattern, syllabus, sample papers, admit card, result, counselling, seat allotment, etc.
IIT Kanpur clarification regarding JEE Advanced 2018 Numerical-Answer-Type questions
JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Day - Number of candidates (Zone wise statistics)
No of candidates who appeared
No of Candidates absent
JEE Advanced 2018 Registrations in Number
As many as 231024 candidates have qualified for appearing in JEE Advanced 2018. From the Common Rank List (CRL), 111275 candidates have qualified, while from OBC-NCL category, a total of 65313 candidates have qualified. From SC, ST and PwD categories, 34425, 17256 and 2755 candidates have qualified in JEE Main 2018 for taking JEE Advanced. However, out of the total eligible candidates, only 160716 have registered for JEE Advanced 2018. Out of the total registered, 62850 are from General Category, 60128 from OBC-NCL, 26057 from SC and 11681 from ST category. 127793 male candidates have registered for JEE Advanced, while female registered candidates are 32923. The number of total registrations may increase as IIT Kanpur is in the process of receiving the fee of many candidates.
Zone Wise Registrations:
IIT Bombay -28813 students
IIT Delhi - 31884 students
IIT Madras - 38231 students
IIT Roorkee - 14414 students
IIT Kanpur- 20428 students
IIT Kharagpur - 19145 students
IIT Guwahati- 11907 students
Total registrations are 164822 students.
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced is the gateway for admission into the IITs and IIT (ISM) Dhanbad and is conducted by one of the seven zonal coordinating (ZC) IITs under the guidance of JAB every year. Only candidates who have qualified in JEE Main 2018 will be eligible to appear in IIT JEE Advanced 2018 for admissions to B.Tech programmes across 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). From 2018, the top 2,24,000 candidates from JEE Main would be eligible to take JEE Advanced for IIT admissions. The medium of JEE Advanced 2018 will be English as well as Hindi language.
Quick Facts About JEE Advanced 2018
Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced
Number of candidates eligible to sit for JEE Advanced
JEE Advanced selection process
Admission through JoSAA counselling on the basis of JEE Advanced Ranks
Mode of exam
What's new in JEE Advanced 2018?
JEE Advanced 2018 is completely online. The exam is a computer-based, unlike the previous years when it was pen and paper-based.
- The horizontal reservation for PwD candidates in each category for admission has been increased to 5% from 3%.
- Supernumerary seats will be created for female candidates to increase their presence from the existing 8% to 14%.
- Category-wise distribution of candidates for seats has been changed for 2018.
- An additional 4000 candidates will be able to sit for the JEE Advanced 2018 making the total number of candidates eligible to appear for the exam to 2,24,000.
- The application fee of JEE Advanced 2018 has been increased for all categories.
- A total of 5 exam centres must be chosen while filling the application form instead of the earlier three.
- During the test, if candidates find any malfunctioning or any problem with the computer, then candidates will be allotted another system and care will be taken that the exam duration of 3 hours is given to them.
GST will not be applicable to the registration fee of JEE Advanced 2018.
IIT Kanpur will be announcing JEE Advanced 2018 important dates soon. Go through the table below to know all the important dates of JEE Advanced 2018.
Important Dates for JEE Advanced 2018
Availability of Mock Test 1
December 19, 2017
Availability of JEE Advanced Mock Test 2
January 30, 2018
Application availability for foreign candidates
April 18 to May 7, 2018
Application Form availability
May 2, 2018
Deadline of Application Form
May 8, 2018 (10 am)
Last date for application fee payment
May 8, 2018 (5 pm)
Admit Card availability
May 14 to 20, 2018
JEE Advanced 2018 Exam
May 20, 2018
Paper 1 - 9 AM to 12 Noon
Paper 2 - 2 PM to 5 PM
(a) Online Display of ORS and scanned responses
(b) Request for Review of Scanned Responses
May 22 to25, 2018
Online display of Answer Key
May 29, 2018
Feedback on Answer Key
May 29 & 30, 2018 (5 PM)
JEE Advanced 2018 Result announcement
June 10, 2018
Release of Final Frozen Answer Key
June 10, 2018
JEE Advanced 2018 Architecture Aptitude Test Application begins
June 10 & 11, 2018
JEE Advanced 2018 Architecture Aptitude Test
June 14, 2018
Result announcement of Architecture Aptitude Test
June 18, 2018
June 19 to July 15, 2018
JEE Advanced 2018 Counselling & Seat Allotment
The counselling and seat allotment of JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) in seven round from June 15 to 25 for admissions to B.Tech programmes across IITs. Qualifying candidates will be offered admission into IITs based on their marks/score in JEE Advanced, choice-filled and registration for JoSAA counselling and seat allotment.
JEE Advanced 2018 counselling and seat allotment involve the following steps:
Online choice filling
Online seat allotment
Online seat acceptance
Online Fee Payment to book their provisional seat allotment
Physically appearing at the Reporting Centres with the required documents for document verification
The participating institutes of JEE Advanced 2018 are the institutes which will offer admission to the qualified candidates on the basis of their score/marks/ranks in their respective B.Tech programmes. There are 23 Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) including ISM Dhanbad (now converted to IIT) which are the participating institutes of JEE Advanced 2018. These 23 IITs will offer around 10,988 B.Tech seats through JEE Advanced 2018.
Apart from the 23 IITs, the following institutes will also offer admissions to candidates on the basis of JEE Advanced score/marks:
JEE Advanced 2018 Toppers
Mavuri Siva Krishna Manohar
KVR Hemant Kumar Chodipilli
Neel Aryan Gupta
For the full list of toppers, read JEE Advanced 2018 Toppers.
The extended cutoff of JEE Advanced 2018 has been released by IIT Kanpur. The cutoff of JEE Advanced 2018 is the minimum rank at which admission/seat to any particular college or course has been allotted to a candidate. In other words, candidates having ranks below than the JEE Advanced cutoff 2018 will not be considered eligible for admissions. Only candidates having cutoff rank equal to or above the cutoff of JEE Advanced 2018 will be eligible for admissions.
JEE Advanced 2018 Extended Cutoff
Minimum marks in each subject
Old Minimum aggregate marks
New Minimum aggregate marks
Common rank list (CRL)
OBC-NCL rank list
SC rank list
ST rank list
Common-PwD rank list (CRL-PwD)
OBC-NCL-PwD rank list
SC-PwD rank list
ST-PwD rank list
Preparatory course rank list
Previous Year JEE Advanced Cutoff Ranks
IIT Kanpur has declared the result of JEE Advanced 2018 on June 10. JEE Advanced 2018 result is available in online mode for all candidates who have taken the test. Candidates must check their JEE Advanced result 2018 by logging into the result portal by entering their registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email id. Candidates can check their marks in individual subjects as well as the total marks scored with the name, roll number and application number of JEE Advanced along with category-wise All India Rank (AIR) through the result.
How to check JEE Advanced 2018 result?
Go to the result portal of JEE Advanced 2018
Enter your registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email address.
Click on login button
- The result of JEE Advanced 2018 will be shown on the screen.
In order to download their JEE Advanced rank card 2018, the candidates have to log in to the candidate’s portal and enter their registration number and date of birth, mobile number and email ID
Note: Individual rank cards of JEE Advanced 2018 will not be sent to the candidates.
The rank list of JEE Advanced 2018 will be released alongside the result on June 10, 2018. The JEE Advanced 2018 rank list is prepared based on candidates performance in Paper I and Paper II. Also, the rank list is prepared only for those candidates who have appeared in the national level engineering entrance test for IIT admissions. This year, the minimum marks required for inclusion in the JEE Advanced cutoff lower than the last year.
The final frozen answer key of JEE Advanced 2018 has been released alongside the result on June 10. It is available in downloadable pdf format; no log-in is required. Earlier provisional answer key was released on May 29. Candidates can With the help of the answer key of JEE Advanced 2018, the candidates can compare their responses which they have marked in the test with the correct answers and get to know their expected score/marks. Candidates were given the facility of sending their feedback or complaints against any answer or question in the provisional JEE Advanced 2018 answer key from May 29 to 30. The responses of the candidates were released through candidate login on May 25.
Careers360 has developed a simple yet innovative tool called JEE Advanced 2018 Rank Predictor which helps the candidates predict their ranks before the ranks/rank list is prepared. In order to know their expected rank in the exam, the candidates have to date of birth, expected marks in all sections, expected total marks, category and date of the exam. After clicking on the “Predict Now” button, the probable rank of the candidates.
How to use JEE Advanced Rank Predictor?
Click on the Rank Predictor tool
Enter your date of birth, expected marks in all sections, expected total marks, category and date of the exam.
Click on “Predict now” button.
Your expected ranks will be in front of you.
The Admit Card of JEE Advanced 2018 was available in online mode from May 14 to 20, 2018. Registered candidates who had successfully filled in the application form and also paid the applicable application fee within the time frame could download their JEE Advanced 2018 admit card. Candidates were able to download JEE Advanced admit card 2018 till a couple of days before the actual exam. In order to get access to download IIT JEE advanced admit card, the candidates had to go to the admit card official link and enter their registration number, date of birth, mobile number and email ID.
In case of candidates who had only partially filled the application form, they had been issued provisional admit cards. However, to take the exam they will have to submit a demand draft of Rs. 3100 drawn in favour of the "Organizing committee JEE Advanced" payable at Kanpur at the exam centre. In case of SC, ST and PwD candidates the DD should be of Rs. 1800 only.
Note: All candidates are required to bring their admit cards to the examination centre without which they will not be allowed to enter the exam centre and take the test.
What does JEE Advanced 2018 Admit Card carry?
Candidate’s name and photograph
Schedule and time of the paper
Parent’s Guardian’s name
Date of Birth
Question Paper Language
Address of the examination centre
Exam related instructions
IIT Kanpur had released the application form of JEE Advanced 2018 for all other candidates from May 2 to 8, 2018 in online mode. Candidates had just got 7 days to fill JEE Advanced 2018 application form, so they were required to submit the form before the deadline. JEE Advanced application form 2018 for foreign candidates was available from April 18 to May 8. The application fee could be paid till 5 pm on May 8. 2,24,000 JEE Main candidates are eligible to apply for JEE Advanced 2018. For the academic year 2018-19, the application fee of JEE Advanced 2018 has been increased for all categories.
How to fill JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form?
Uploading Scanned Images/Certificates
Registration Fee Payment
JEE Advanced Application Fee 2018
For Exam Centres in India
Indian Nationals (Including PIO/OCIs)
SC, ST, PwD candidates
For Exam Centres Outside India (SAARC Countries)
For Exam Centres Outside India (Non-SAARC Countries)
JEE Advanced 2018 Application Fee for Exam Centres in Foreign Countries
For Exam Centres in Foreign Countries
Indian Nationals (Including PIO/OCIs)
All Indian Nationals
Candidates from SAARC Countries
Candidates from Non-SAARC Countries
Important Note for PwD candidates- PwD candidates who want to avail the services of the scribe need to mention it at the time of JEE Advanced 2018 registration. To read the official Press Release - Click Here
The eligibility criteria of JEE Advanced 2018 include eligibility conditions related to age, number of attempts, marks in qualifying examination, number of subjects in qualifying test, etc. Before filling the application, all candidates had to carefully check JEE Advanced 2018 eligibility criteria to get complete clarity if they are eligible for the test. All Indian, as well as foreign candidates, were eligible to apply for the entrance exam, however, they meet the JEE Advanced eligibility criteria 2018.
General Eligibility Criteria for JEE Advanced 2018
Age Limit: General Category candidates must have been born on or after October 1, 1993, while candidates belonging to ST/SC/PwD categories will get 5 years relaxation.
Number of Attempts: Candidates can sit for JEE Advanced a maximum of two times in consecutive years.
Qualifying Examination: Aspiring candidates are required to have passed their 12th exam in either 2017 or 2018.
Earlier Admission at IITs/ISM: Candidates who have been earlier admitted to IITs/ISM will not be eligible to apply for JEE Advanced 2018.
Candidates are required to have qualified JEE Main and meet the required cutoff ranks set by the concerned authorities.
Candidates can check the trends of last year about top candidates of JEE Advanced as per different categories below.
Category-Wise Distribution of Top 2,24,000 Candidates
Number of “Top” Candidates
Candidates were advised to go through the test pattern of JEE Advanced beforehand to get a grip on how the paper and the type of questions. However, the test pattern of JEE Advanced was not fixed or released, it keeps on changing every year. But candidates could get an overall idea by looking at the test pattern of JEE Advanced of previous years. If a candidate had checked well JEE Advanced exam pattern 2018, then he/she were able to plan the execute a plan for preparation accordingly. JEE Advanced 2018 paper pattern includes aspects related to test like marking scheme, the total number of questions, type and nature of questions, mode of exam, etc.
As per the exam pattern of previous year,
JEE Advanced consists of 2 papers (Paper I and Paper II) and both are mandatory to attempt. Both the papers will be conducted for 3 hours each.
- The examination will be held in English and Hindi language.
Both Paper I and Paper II will have questions from 3 sections – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
Marking Scheme - JEE Advanced 2018 is expected to have full marking, partial marking, zero marking and negative marking.
Questions with one or more correct option (s) - in these questions +4 will be awarded if all correct options are answered, +1 for each correct option answered, 0 when no answer is given and -2 for a wrong answer
Single digit integer - (0-9) - 3 marks will be awarded in case of correct answer and o in case of no answer. There is no negative marking for these questions
Questions with a single correct option - 3 marks will be awarded for a correct answer, 0 for no answer and -1 for a wrong answer.
IIT Kanpur released the fourth, fifth and sixth mock test on February 27. The third JEE Advanced mock test was released on February 1. JEE Advanced 2018 (Mock Test 2) was released on January 30. Earlier, JEE Advanced mock test 1 was released on December 19, 2017. This is the first time JEE Advanced will be a computer-based test and therefore this is also the first time that a mock test for the exam has been announced. Candidates can use the mock test of JEE Advanced to get familiar with the new exam format and computer-based environment of the exam. Candidates may note that the mock test has questions from the previous year papers and can be taken in English or Hindi. The mock test is a tool to aid students and is not indicative of the number of questions, exam pattern, type of questions to expect or the marks awarded. The JEE Advanced 2018 mock test is for 180 minutes and has three sections form each subject namely - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates may note that the total marks in the test for each subject are 80. Candidates can navigate between sections, save their responses, mark some for review and so on in the JEE Advanced mock test 2018.
Click Here to know how to take JEE Advanced 2018 in online mode or how to practise with the mock test for JEE Advanced.
As per a notification by MHRD, candidates can go to any Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV) and Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya (JNV) in their vicinity to use their computer to practise mock test of JEE Advanced. However, candidates have to take a printout or any other proof of their completed registration for JEE Advanced 2018 along with a valid photo ID to the respective KV or JNV. It must be noted that apart from the registered candidates, no relatives/parents will be allowed to enter the school premises.
The syllabus of JEE Advanced 2018 includes topics and chapters from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from where questions would come in the paper. While preparing for the exam, the aspiring candidates had to check JEE Advanced 2018 syllabus in order to know which all topics are important from the exam/preparation point of view. Candidates get clarity through the syllabus of JEE Advanced 2018 as to what to study and what to avoid. For more details about the specific topics from JEE Advanced syllabus 2018, check the table below.
JEE Advanced 2018 Syllabus
The sample papers of JEE Advanced 2018 are the model papers that are similar to that of the actual test papers. JEE Advanced 2018 sample papers are also the previous years' question papers of the entrance test for IIT admission. As per various coaching experts and previous years JEE Advanced toppers, practising more and more sample papers is a must to ensure success in the test. By practising the model papers of JEE Advanced 2018, candidates will have a strong grip over the type and nature of the questions that come in the paper, marking scheme, the total number of questions, etc.
The Exam Centres of JEE Advanced 2018 were the examination venues where the national level engineering entrance test was held. The JEE Advanced 2018 exam centres included multiple test centres in 155 exam cities in India and 6 outside India. Apart from the test centres in India, JEE Advanced 2018 was also held in 6 cities of Singapore, Bangladesh, Srilanka, Nepal, United Arab Emirates and Ethiopia. Last year, the test was conducted across 115 cities in India and 6 cities in different countries outside India.
JEE Advanced Exam Centres
IIT Bombay Zone
Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Ethiopia (Outside India)
IIT Delhi Zone
Delhi-NCR, Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan, Nepal (Outside India)
IIT Guwahati Zone
Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, West Bengal, Sikkim, Tripura, Singapore (Outside India)
IIT Kanpur Zone
Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh
IIT Kharagpur Zone
Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Bangladesh (Outside India)
IIT Madras Zone
Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu, United Arab Emirates (Outside India)
IIT Roorkee Zone
Chandigarh, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Sri Lanka (Outside India)
The college predictor of JEE advanced 2018 is a user-friendly tool developed by Careers360 that gives the opportunity to the candidates to predict colleges where their admission chances are high based on their score/marks in the entrance exam. While using the JEE advanced 2018 college predictor tool, candidates have to complete 3 stages wherein they are required to enter Rank, Category, Preferred B.Tech branches and exams appeared in. After clicking on the “Predict Now” button they will get the list of probable colleges with B.Tech branches where they may get admission.
How to use JEE Advanced College Predictor Tool?
Go to the college predictor link (Will share the link here later)
Enter JEE Advanced Rank, Category, Preferred B.Tech branches and exams appeared in
Click on “Predict Now” button
The list of colleges with B.Tech programmes will be in front of you.
Q1. Which mode will JEE Advanced 2018 be conducted in?
Ans: JEE Advanced 2018 was held in online mode by IIT Kanpur.
Q2. Will there be any change in JEE Advanced exam pattern 2018?
Ans: Yes, some changes are expected in the test pattern of JEE Advanced 2018. As per JAB officials, short-answer type questions and concept based questions are likely to be included in JEE Advanced 2018 paper. However, further details are awaited.
Q3. With the exam going completely online, will there be any change in terms of result announcement of JEE Advanced 2018?
Ans: The result of JEE Advanced 2018 may be announced a little in advance this year, as the logistics and evaluation will get smoother and easier.
Q4. What benefits would JEE Advanced 2018 bring in online mode for candidates?
Ans: Candidates can now easily correct/edit their answer options. The scope of printing errors has been reduced. The evaluation process would become much smoother and error-free now. The online mode of the test will also save time for candidates and the result may be declared early.
Q5. Wouldn’t it be difficult for candidates from rural areas?
Ans: Yes, it can be tough for rural candidates, however, IIT Kanpur may release mock tests a week before the test for candidates to get acquainted with the online exam.