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    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Pattern: Marking Scheme & Types of Questions

    Karishma Khatri Karishma Khatri
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    JEE Advanced 2020 is a computer-based exam, it consists of 2 papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2 of 3 hours duration each. Both these papers are compulsory and IITs haven’t fixed a pattern for these papers. The conducting IIT always surprises students taking the exam. Read JEE Advanced Syllabus

    Latest: JEE Advanced 2020 is now scheduled for August 23, 2020. The notifications regarding the dates of the rest of the exam-related events is expected soon. 

    JEE Advanced has MCQs, numeric value-based answer questions etc. An exclusive feature of JEE Advanced is that the marking scheme for JEE Advanced comprises of full, zero and partial marks. Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) is held separately after JEE Advanced. 

    Based on previous years’ statistics/trends, we have enlisted the marking scheme and exam pattern for JEE Advanced 2020. Read on to know more about JEE Advanced Paper Pattern without sullying the time. 


    JEE Advanced 2020 Highlights 

    Exam NameJEE Advanced 2020
    Organising InsituteIIT Delhi
    Mode of ExaminationComputer Based
    Medium of ExaminationEnglish/Hindi
    Number of Papers2 – Paper 1 & 2
    Number of Sections3 – Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics
    Time Duration of Exam3 hours each
    Types of QuestionMCQs and Numerical value based

    Download JEE Advanced Sample Papers


    Marking Scheme

    JEE Advanced 2020 Marking Scheme

    The number of questions in JEE Advanced is not fixed. They vary every year. So, maximum marks cannot be defined. From the previous years’ analysis, here we have inferred the marking scheme of JEE Advanced Pattern 2020. Candidates can check the expected marking scheme from the table below:

    SectionQuestion typeMarks awardedNegative Marking
    1Single correct answer3-1
    21 or more correct answer4-1
    3Numerical Value Answer Based Question30

    Paper-2 also consists of 10 sets of questions and the marking scheme followed is as follows:

    SectionQuestion typeMarks awardedNegative Marking
    11 or more correct options4-1
    2Numerical Value Based Answer30
    3List Match Sets3-1

    Exam Pattern 2019

    Previous years JEE Advanced Exam Pattern

    Here we providing previous year exam pattern of JEE Advanced Paper 1 & 2. The below tables represents the year wise changes introduced in the JEE Advanced exam pattern:

    JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2019- Paper I

    Unattempted questions will contribute no marks

    SectionType of QuestionNumber of QuestionsMarking Scheme
    1Full MarksPartial MarksNegative MarksMaximum Marks for the Section
    A single option is correct4+3 for choosing the correct responseN/A-1 for an incorrect response12
    21 or more correct options8+4 for choosing all the right options

    +3: If 4 options are correct and 3 correct options are chosen

    +2: If 3 or more options are correct and 2 correct options are chosen

    +1: If 2 or more options are correct but 1 correct option is selected

    -1 for an incorrect response32
    3Numerical Value Based Answer6+3 for entering the correct responseN/AN/A18
    Exam Pattern 2018

    JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 - Paper I

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integerSingle option is correct
    Number of Questions682
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)

    +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

    No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-1
    Total Marks242412

    JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018 - Paper II

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integerSingle option is correct
    Number of Questions684
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)

    +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

    No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-1
    Total Marks242412
    Exam Pattern 2017

    JEE Advanced Paper 1 Pattern (2017)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integerSingle option is correct
    Number of Questions756
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)+1No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-1
    Total Marks281518

    JEE Advanced Paper 2 Pattern (2017)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle correct optionSingle correct option (paragraph based)
    Number of Questions774
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)+1No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2-1No negative marking
    Total Marks282112

    JEE Advanced Paper 1 Pattern (2016)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integerSingle option is correct
    Number of Questions855
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)+1No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-1
    Total Marks321515

    JEE Advanced Paper 2 Pattern (2016)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle correct optionSingle correct option (paragraph based)
    Number of Questions864
    Max. Marks+4+3+3
    Partial Marks (if only correct answer is marked and no incorrect answer)+1No partial markingNo partial marking
    Negative Marking-2-1No negative marking
    Total Marks321812

    JEE Advanced Paper 1 Pattern (2015)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integerMatch the following
    Number of Questions1082
    Max. Marks+4+4+3
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-1
    Total Marks403216

    JEE Advanced Paper 2 Pattern (2015)

    PatternSection 1Section 2Section 3
    Question Type1 or more correct optionsSingle digit integer1 or more correct options (paragraph based)
    Number of Questions884
    Max. Marks+4+4+4
    Negative Marking-2No negative marking-2
    Total Marks323216

    JEE Advanced Syllabus

    JEE Advanced Syllabus

    For both paper 1 and paper 2 questions will be asked from class 11 and 12 syllabi. Candidates who are interested in pursuing B.Arch have to appear for AAT (Architecture Aptitude Test).

    Mentioned below is the section wise syllabus for JEE Advanced 2020:

    PhysicsChemistryMathematics
    General PhysicsGaseous and liquid statesAlgebra
    MechanicsAtomic structure and chemical bondingTrigonometry
    Thermal PhysicsEnergeticsAnalytical Geometry
    Electricity and MagnetismSurface chemistryDifferential Calculus
    OpticsSolutions, Solid state, Chemical kinetics, Electrochemistry, chemical equilibriumIntegral calculus
    Modern PhysicsAlkanes, alkenes, alkynes, benzene, phenol, carbohydrates, amino acids and peptides, polymersVectors
    -Isolation/preparation and properties of non-metals, Preparation and properties of compounds, Transition elements (3d series), Preparation and properties of compounds, Ores and minerals, Extractive metallurgy, Principles of qualitative analysis-

    Click Here for JEE Advanced Syllabus


    AAT Exam Pattern

    JEE Advanced AAT Pattern

    Just like the paper pattern of JEE Advanced, the AAT pattern is not fixed either. Check the brief exam pattern of AAT:

    • Mode of Examination: Offline
    • Duration of Exam: 3 hours
    • Language Medium: English
    • Sections: Freehand Drawing, Geometrical Drawing, Three Dimensional Perception, Imagination and Aesthetic Sensitivity, Architectural Awareness.

    To know more about JEE Advanced AAT, click here


    Exam Day Guidelines

    JEE Advanced 2020 Exam Day Guidelines

    • Candidates must reach 20 minutes before to exam centres.
    • Kindly read the exam day instructions written on the admit card and don’t carry any of the prohibited items to the exam hall.
    • Carry the admit card and Id proof along with you.
    • Do not leave the exam center without submitting ORS sheet and calculation sheet
    • Candidates must coodinate during the ID verification and biometric verification.
    • The computers will be assigned to you, your name shall be displayed on it. Check the details and login carefully when instructed to.
    • Rough should be done only on the pad provided. No extra scribble bad will be provided to the candidate, so use it properly.
    • No extra time shall be given to complete the exam, so candidates must keep a check on time and complete their exam. 

    JEE Advanced Exam Pattern FAQs

    Ques.  Is negative marking also applicable on Numerical Answer Value Based Questions?

    Ans. No, Numerical value answer based questions are free of negative marking. 3 marks each are added if one answers the numerical value answer based questions correctly. 

    Ques.  What are the total marks of JEE Advanced Question Paper?

    Ans. The number of questions in JEE Advanced is not fixed. They vary every year. So, maximum marks cannot be defined.

    Ques.  What are the type of questions asked in JEE Advanced?

    Ans. There is no fixed pattern for JEE Advanced, however based on the previous year, the tyoe of questions are as follows:
    SectionQuestion typeMarks awardedNegative Marking
    1Single correct answer3-1
    21 or more correct answer4-1
    3Numerical Value Answer Based Question30

    Ques.  Is there any partial marking in JEE Advanced Question Paper?

    Ans. The questions with one or more correct answers have partial marking. 4 marks are added for a perfect answer, for partially correct responses the criteria is as follows:

    • +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
    • There is negative marking for incorrect responses. 

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

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    1 Comment
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    Ronik Singh

    is in jee advanced all question in type mcq

    03 Sep, 2017 00:20
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    Bhawna Vedwal

    Hello Ronik, Yes all questions in JEE Advance are MCQ type. The Sections in question paper are Freehand Drawing, Geometrical Drawing, Three Dimensional Perception, Imagination and Aesthetic Sensitivity, Architectural Awareness.

    11 May, 2018 10:27

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