JEE Advanced Application Form and Admit Card FAQs 2018: One way to make the application process pain free is to go through the JEE Advanced application form and admit card FAQs 2018. The application process of the exam includes steps like registration, uploading of scanned documents, and payment of registration fee, and each of these elements are discussed in JEE Advanced 2018 application form and admit card FAQs. The JEE Advanced applicant can check the step-wise process needed to fill the application form of the entrance exam, which is slated to be conducted on May 20. JEE Advanced application form and admit card FAQs also explains the process to download the admit card, which is needed to appear in the entrance exam. Go through the JEE Advanced application form and admit card FAQs 2018 to learn about each item in more detail.
Latest: JEE Advanced 2018 Application Form is now available
JEE Advanced Application Form and Admit Card FAQs 2018
Q. How to apply for JEE Advanced?
Ans: The application form of JEE Advanced is now open from May 2 to 7, 2018 and can be filled in online mode only. Before filling the form, candidates need to ensure that they meet each of the five eligibility criteria of the exam.
JEE Advanced 2018 application form filling process includes following steps:
Step 1 – Registration
Step 2 – Uploading of Scanned Documents
Step 3 – Paying of the Registration Fees
Step 4 – Printing of Confirmation Page
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Q. What documents do you need to apply for JEE Advanced?
Ans: When applying for JEE Advanced 2018, the candidate needs to upload scanned copies of:
Birth Certificate or Class 10 certificate as birth proof
Class XII (or equivalent) examination
Scribe Request Letter
PIO Card / OCI Certificate
Gazette notification showing name change ( if the name is not the same as in Class X certificate)
Additionally, scanned copies of photograph and signature also have to be uploaded.
Documents to be submitted by reserved category candidates:
OBC-NCL: OBC-NCL certificate (form EC2) issued by the Government of India
SC/ST: Caste (for SC) or tribe (for ST) certificate (form-SC/ST)
PwD: Physical Disability certificate (FORM-PwD II/III/IV whichever is applicable) issued by the notified medical authority.
Cadidates who need scribe service: Letter issued by Chairman of respective zonal coordinating IIT (FORM-SCRIBE).
DS category: Certificate (FORM-DS) issued by Directorate of Resettlement and Rehabilitation, New Delhi under the Ministry of Defence or the Ministry of Home Affairs, Govt. of India.
PIO/OCI candidates: PIO card or OCI certificate, whichever is applicable.
Q. What is the application fee for applying to JEE Advanced 2018?
Ans: The application fee of JEE Advanced may vary depending on the category and gender of the candidate, as well as the exam centre chosen for the exam.
Q. If I have made mistakes in my application form, can I fill another one or correct the mistakes in the form?
Ans: Candidates can edit the JEE Advanced 2018 application form using the edit option available on the application page. However, no modification will be allowed once the application form is submitted.
Also, to fill the application form, the candidates need to log-in to the application portal. And each account will allow submission of one form only; so the candidate won’t be able to submit multiple applications.
Q. Should I send the JEE application form & any documents to the authorities?
Ans: The application form of JEE Advanced has to be filled in online mode only, and the candidate is not required to send any documents or hard copy of the form to authorities.
Q: Do I have to choose my question paper language at the time of JEE Advanced 2018 registration?
Ans: NO. There is no need to indicate question paper language at the time of JEE Advanced registration. Candidates will have the option to choose their preferred language (English or Hindi), at the start of the Computer Based Test (CBT).
Q. I forgot my password. How can I download my admit card?
Ans: No password is needed to download admit card of JEE Advanced. Instead, candidates only need to enter details of their JEE Advanced registration number, date of birth, mobile and email ID.
Q. What if the candidate loses the registration number?
Ans: To retrieve lost registration number, the candidate has to click on “Retrieve JEE Advanced registration number” link and log-in using the following details:
JEE Main Roll Number
Click on the "Display JEE Advanced 2018 Registration Number" button that appears on screen. The registration number of the candidate will be displayed on screen, which the candidate may note down.
Q. How many exam centres should we choose?
Ans: At the time of online registration, candidates have to enter their choices of cities/towns from a zone of their choice. It is mandatory to choose minimum three options from the available list of options.
Q. Is it mandatory to choose exam centres from the same state or we can choose from other states?
Ans: Candidates can choose JEE Advanced exam cities/towns belonging to different states, provided the choices belong to the same zone. In all, there are seven zones under which the exam centres are placed.
Q: During JEE Main 2018 registration I have declared my category wrongly. Can I correct it during JEE Advanced 2018 registration?
Ans: No. Category declared during JEE Main; registration cannot be changed during JEE Advanced 2018 registration.
Q: I have declared my category as OBC-NCL during JEE (Main) 2018 registration. But I do not belong to Non-Creamy Layer (NCL). Can I register for JEE (Advanced)-2018?
Ans: Yes, you can register by declaring that you do not belong to NCL provided your JEE Main 2018 score is above the General Cut-off. If your JEE Main 2018 score is below the General Cut-off you are not eligible for JEE (Advanced)-2018.
Q: I have declared my category as OBC-NCL during JEE Main 2018 registration. I do not have a valid NCL certificate, issued on or after April1, 2018. Can I upload my OBC-NCL certificate which was issued prior to April-1, 2018?
Ans: No. You cannot. A valid OBC-NCL certificate as per the prescribed format issued on or after April 1, 2018, should be uploaded to be considered under the OBC-NCL category.
Q: I am an OBC-NCL candidate. I find my caste mentioned only in the state list of OBCs of my state but not in the central list of OBC. Am I eligible for reservation under OBC-NCL category in JEE Advanced-2018?
Ans: NO. For availing the benefits of reservation, OBCs should be listed in the current updated central list of OBCs (www.ncbc.nic.in). OBCs present in the state list, but not covered in the central list of OBCs are not eligible to claim the reservation.
Q: What is the non-creamy layer (NCL) criteria for availing benefits of reservation under OBC-NCL category?
Ans: The criteria for Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL) will be as per the current notification of Government of India.
Q: I am an OBC candidate. I find my caste mentioned in the central list of OBCs, as listed in www.ncbc.nic.in. However, I do not belong to Non-Creamy Layer, as per the current notification of Government of India. Am I eligible for reservation under OBC category in JEE Advanced 2018?
Ans: NO. Candidates belonging to the creamy layer of OBC are NOT entitled for reservation. Such candidates are treated as belonging to the general category.
Q: My Class XII pass certificate and the marks sheet are separate documents. Which document should I upload during the JEE Advanced 2018 registration?
Ans: Upload the Class XII marks sheet.
Q: I have appeared for Class XII examination in 2018. Will I be able to register for JEE Advanced 2018 without uploading Class XII certificate?
Ans: Yes. Candidates appearing in Class XII examination in 2018 do not have to upload any document with respect to Class XII examination at the time of JEE Advanced 2018 registration.
Q. Do we need to carry any identification proof during the exam?
On the day of the exam, apart from the printout of the downloaded admit card, the candidate must bring along an original photo identity card to the exam hall, like Aadhaar Card or PAN Card.
Q. Where can I ask for help in filling JEE Advanced application form?
Ans: There are no help centres that you may approach for filling the JEE Advanced 2018 application form. In case you need some guidance in filling the JEE Advanced application form 2018 – Click Here
Q: I am a PwD candidate with over 40% disability and have a valid PwD certificate. Am I eligible to avail the services of a scribe and the additional one hour compensatory time during the JEE Advanced 2018 examination?
Ans: The services of a scribe are available ONLY to those PwD candidates who are visually impaired OR dyslexic OR have disability in the upper limbs or have lost fingers / hands. PwD candidates who desire to avail the services of a scribe MUST opt for this during the online registration of JEE Advanced 2018. ONLY those PwD candidates who have been permitted to use the services of a scribe will get one hour compensatory time i.e., the end time will be 1 pm for Paper 1 and 6 pm for Paper 2.
Q: I am a PwD candidate, eligible to avail the services of a scribe during JEE Advanced 2018 examination . What is the procedure to apply for the services of scribe?
Ans: Such PwD candidates need to do the following:
Choose this option at the time of online registration for JEE Advanced 2018.
Send a request to the Chairman, JEE Advanced 2018, of the respective zonal coordinating IIT in the prescribed format.
The requisition, along with a copy of the PwD certificate OR a copy of the certificate of Dyslexic candidate, should be uploaded at the time of online registration.
The formats for the Request Letter and PwD/Dyslexic certificates are given in Annexure-II of Information Brochure.
Q. I am dyslexic. Will I fall under PwD? What certificates should I submit for this?
Ans: Yes, dyslexic candidates are included in PwD category. To be considered for admission under PwD category, such candidates need to submit Dyslexic FORM - DYSLEXIC 1 and 2 and not FORM-PwD. Also, the person issuing the certificate must be a doctor specializing in psychiatry and associated with the Rehabilitation Council of India (RCI)/Dyslexia Associations. Additionally, the certificate must have the term “SEVERE” clearly mentioned on it. Dyslexic candidates are also eligible to apply for the services of a scribe if they want to. To avail the services, the candidate needs to request the Chairman, JEE (Advanced), of the respective zonal coordinating IIT in the prescribed format. The requisition along with FORM-DYSLEXIC 1 and 2 has to be uploaded at the time of online registration.
Note: To ensure that benefit offered to dyslexic candidates is not misused, individual IITs may set up medical boards at the time of admission.
Candidates can check FAQs related to other topics like eligibility criteria, result and counselling by following the corresponding links given in the table below.
JEE Advanced Other FAQs
Eligibility & Reservation Criteria
Answer Key & Result