Jee Advanced Eligibility Criteria
JEE Advanced 2018 Eligibility Criteria– Organized by IITs under the supervision of the Joint Admission Board JEE Advance is a national level entrance test, providing admission to students in UG, PG and other courses in engineering, architecture, science or pharmaceutical offered by IITs and ISM. Before applying Students are suggested to check the eligibility criteria. In this article below student can find the Jee Advanced 2018 eligibility criteria.
The following five criteria to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018 the candidates must fulfill each and every one of these.
Candidates should be among the top 2,24,000 (including all categories) in Paper-1 of JEE (Main) 2018 i.e, based on the Performance of JEE (Main) 2018.
Within each of these four categories, the percentages of various categories of candidates to be shortlisted are: 15% for SC, 27% for OBC-NCL, 50.5% is OPEN for all and 7.5% for ST, 5% horizontal reservation is available for PwD candidates.
Candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1988 will be given Relaxation of Five years to ST, SC and PwD candidates.
For others candidates should have been born on or after October 1, 1993.
How many times can I give JEE Advanced Exam !!
Number of attempts
A maximum of two times in consecutive years a candidate can attempt JEE (Advanced).
Appearance in Class XII (or equivalent) examination: For the first time in either 2017 or 2018 candidate should have appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination.
The candidates are also eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018 of that board who appeared for their class XII exam in 2016 if the examination Board of Class XII (or equivalent) declares the results for the academic year 2015-16 after June 2016, provided they meet the other eligibility criteria. In case, the candidate will not be eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018 if the examination board of Class XII (or equivalent) declared the results for the academic year 2015-16 before June 2016 but the result of a particular candidate was withheld.
Earlier admission at IITs:
Candidates whose admission at IITs was cancelled after joining any IIT are also NOT eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018.
A candidate should NOT have been admitted in an IIT irrespective of whether or not he/she continued in the program OR accepted an IIT seat by reporting at a reporting centre in the past.
Candidates for the first time in 2017 who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs can appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018.
Which candidates are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2018.
- The candidates who had their seat cancelled (for whatever reason) before the last round of seat allotment for IITs, during the joint seat allocation in 2017.
- The candidates did not report at any reporting centre
- The candidates who paid seat acceptance fee in 2017 but
- The candidates withdrew before the last round of seat allotment
However, the candidates must fulfill the criteria 4 and 5.