JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018

JEE Advanced Exam PatternJEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 – IIT Kanpur has released JEE Advanced 2018 exam pattern for aspiring candidates, which carries detailed information about various aspects related to the test like type and nature of questions, the total number of questions and marks, marking scheme, time allotted to attempt the paper, etc. Aspiring candidates can have an idea about the exam pattern of JEE Advanced 2018 by going through the exam pattern of the previous years. The exam conducting IIT decides and changes JEE Advanced exam pattern every year. However, no major or drastic changes are made in the exam pattern of JEE Advanced every year. There are 2 papers in JEE Advanced and it is compulsory to appear in both the papers – Paper I and Paper II. JEE Advanced 2018 was conducted in computer-based mode for 3 hours on May 20. Like the previous years, it’s expected that JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 would also have full marking, partial marking, zero marking and negative marking. To check all details thoroughly about JEE Advanced 2018 exam pattern, go through the article below. 

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Quick facts about JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018

  • JEE Advanced 2018 was conducted for 2 papers – Paper I and Paper II. Candidates had to appear in both the papers as it’s mandatory.

  • Both Paper I and Paper II had questions from 3 parts – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Each part was divided into three sections - Section 1, Section 2 and Section 3

  • The entrance test was conducted in computer-based test mode.

  • Each of the two papers was held for a duration of 3 hours.

  • The marking scheme had the concept of full marks, partial marks, zero marks and negative marks.

  • The questions were multiple choice or objective type and numerical in nature.

  • The exam was bilingual i.e. it was conducted in both English and Hindi.

Exam Pattern of JEE Advanced 2018 

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JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Pattern

 


JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 (Paper I)

Section

Question Type

Number of Questions

 

Category-wise marks of each question

Full marks

Partial Marks

Zero Marks

Negative Marks

Maximum Marks of the section

1

One or more correct option (s)

6

+4

If only the bubble (s) corresponding to all the correct option (s) is (are) darkened

+3 - If all the four options are correct but only three options are chosen

+2 - If three or more options are correct but only two options are chosen, both of which are correct options.

+1 - If two or more options are correct but only one option is chosen and it is a correct option.

 

 

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-2

In all other cases

24

2

Numerical Value Answer

8

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

-

0

In all other cases

-

24

3

Single correct option

4

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened

-

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-1

In all other cases

12

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 (Paper II)

Section

Question

Type

Category-wise Marks for each section

No of Questions

Full Marks

Partial Marks

Zero

Marks

Negative

Marks

Max Marks

1

One or more correct option (s)

6

+ 4

If only bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is (are) darkened

+3 - If all the four options are correct but only three options are chosen

+2 - If three or more options are correct but only two options are chosen, both of which are correct options.

+1 - If two or more options are correct but only one option is chosen and it is a correct option.

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-2

In all other cases

24

2

Numerical Value Answer

8

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

-

0

In all other cases

 

24

3

Matching List Questions

4

+3

If only the option corresponding to the correct matching is chosen.

-

0

If none of the bubble (s) is/are darkened

-1

In all other cases

12

Total for each subject

60 marks

 

Previous Years' JEE Advanced Exam Pattern

 

Candidates can check JEE Advanced 2018 exam pattern of the last 2 years to understand the overall nature of the paper.

 

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2017 (Paper I) - (10 sets, 0 to 9)- Total 54 questions) - Total Marks 183

Section

Question Type

Number of Questions

 

Category-wise marks of each question

Full marks

Partial Marks

Zero Marks

Negative Marks

Maximum Marks of the section

1

One or more correct option (s)

7

+4

If only the bubble (s) corresponding to all the correct option (s) is (are) darkened

+1

For darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided NO incorrect answer option is darkened.

 

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-2

In all other cases

28

2

Single digit integer - (0-9)

5

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

-

0

In all other cases

-

15

3

Single correct option

6

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened

-

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-1

In all other cases

18

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2017 for Paper II - (10 sets, 0 to 9) - Total 54 questions) - Total Marks 183

Section

Question

Type

Category-wise Marks for each section

No of Questions

Full Marks

Partial Marks

Zero

Marks

Negative

Marks

Max Marks

1

Single Correct Option

7

+ 3

If only bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is (are) darkened

-

0

If none of the bubbles is darkened

-1

In all other cases

21

2

One or more options (correct)

7

+3

If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

+ 1

For darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided No incorrect option is darkened

0

In all other case

-2

In all other cases

28

3

Comprehension

4

+3

-

0

If none of the bubble (s) is/are darkened

0

In all other cases

12

Total for each subject

61 marks

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2016 Paper I - (10 sets, 0 to 9)- Total 54 questions of 186 marks

Section

Question Type

Number of Questions

Full Marks

Partial marks

Zero marks

Negative Marks

Sectional Maximum Marks

1

Single correct option

5

+3
If only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened

-

0
If none of the bubbles is darkened

-1
In all other cases

15

2

One or more correct option(s)

8

+4
if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is or are darkened

+1
For darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided NO correct option is darkened

0
If none of the bubbles is darkened

-2
In all other cases

32

3

Single digit integer (0-9)

5

+3
If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

-

0
In all other cases

-

15

JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2016 (Paper II) - (10 sets, 0 to 9)- Total 54 questions of 186 marks

Section

Question Type

Number of Questions

Full Marks

Partial marks

Zero marks

Negative Marks

Sectional Maximum Marks

1

Single correct option

6

+3
If only the bubble corresponding to the correct option is darkened

-

0
If none of the bubbles is darkened

-1
In all other cases

18

2

One or more correct option(s)

8

+4
if only the bubble(s) corresponding to all the correct option(s) is or are darkened

+1
For darkening a bubble corresponding to each correct option, provided NO correct option is darkened

0
If none of the bubbles is darkened

-2
In all other cases

32

3

Comprehension

4

+3
If only the bubble corresponding to the correct answer is darkened

-

0
In all other cases

-

12

 

 

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