JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Tomorrow, Five Key points every student should read

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) JEE Advanced 2020 examination is going to be held on Sept 27, Sunday. Candidates who have qualified for the JEE Main (Jan or April/Sept) examination and have applied for JEE Advanced, are provided five key points they should read before appearing in the exam.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Sep 26, 2020 17:23 IST
JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Tomorrow, Five Key points every student should read
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IITs are set to conduct JEE Advanced 2020 Computer Based Examination on September 27, 2020. IIT JEE Advanced 2020 to be conducted in 222 cities across the country, following the safety Protocol and Standards Operating Procedure (SOP). The Examination will be conducted consisting two Papers i.e Paper I & Paper II in two sessions. Ahead of the JEE Advanced, Agency issues important instructions to students to follow while appearing for the JEE Advanced 2020 examination on Sunday. From admit card instructions to proper safety measures taken by authorities, students are issued guidelines to be followed at the examination centre. JAB has released admit cards for IIT JEE Advanced scheduled on 27 Sept, 2020 at website 

Students appearing for the Sept 27, 2020 JEE Advanced online examination are hereby issued the five key instructions they should read & follow.

1) JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Timing-

JEE Advanced to be conducted on Sunday, 27 Sept 2020. The Examination will be conducted in two shifts i.e Shift 1 carrying JEE Advanced Paper 1 from 09:00 to12:00 hours (IST) and Shift 2 carrying Paper 2 from 14:30 to 17:30 hours (IST). JEE Advanced 2020 examination consists of two papers (Paper 1 and Paper 2) of three hours duration each. Both the papers are compulsory. All PwD candidates are eligible for one hour compensatory time, i.e., the end time will be 13:00 IST for Paper 1 and 18:30 IST for Paper 2.

2) Marking Scheme: 

Negative marks may be awarded for incorrect answers for some of the questions. Details of the marking scheme will be provided in the “Instructions to Candidates” section at the time of examination.

3) JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card:

Candidates who successfully registered for JEE (Advanced) 2020 can download the admit card from the online registration portal: Portal for downloading admit card Admit card to remain available from September 21, 2020, 10:00 IST to September 27, 2020, 09:00 IST. The admit card will bear the details of the candidate including Name, Roll number for JEE (Advanced) 2020, photograph, signature, date of birth, address for correspondence and category.

Read- JEE Advanced 2020 Admit Card-Available Now

4) Safety Instructions:

The candidates must carefully read and adhere to the detailed instructions given for the safety of students. Candidates MUST wear mask and carry hand sanitizer (up to 50 mL in a transparent bottle). Candidates must maintain all social distancing protocols. Candidates must report to the examination centres well in advance, and carry out the requisite formalities which will be mentioned in the admit card.

Examination centres shall remain open from 07:00 IST. Candidates arriving at the examination centre after commencement of the examination in each paper (09:00 IST for Paper 1 and 14:30 IST for Paper 2) will not be allowed to take the examination under any circumstances.

The candidate’s identity will be verified by invigilators as well as IIT representatives. If the identity of the candidate is in doubt, the candidate may not be allowed to appear in the examination. However, the authorities at their discretion may provisionally permit the candidate to appear in the examination after completing certain formalities.

5) What to Carry at Exam centre: 

Candidates MUST carry a printed copy of the downloaded admit card and their original and valid photo identity card (any one of Aadhaar, School ID, Driving License, Voter ID, Passport, PAN Card) for the examination. Only candidates having a valid admit card and photo identity card will be allowed to write the examination. Candidates are required to be present in the examination hall for the entire duration of each paper. They CANNOT leave the examination hall before 12:00 IST for Paper 1 and before 17:30 IST for Paper 2.

Note- JEE (Advanced) 2020 will consist of two question papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2 of three hours duration each. Both papers are compulsory. The JEE (Advanced) 2020 examination will be conducted only in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode. Each question paper will consist of three separate sections, viz., Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. For a quick revsiion candidates are advised to view the JEE Advanced Previous Year papers from the direct link facilitated by IITs.