JEE Advanced 2021 Exam Pattern

JEE Advanced has released the exam pattern for the year 2021 which will be held by IIT Kharagpur.

JEE Advanced is the later stage of the IITJEE exam, the first one being JEE Main.

After qualifying the JEE main exam, one is eligible to apply for the JEE Advanced examination.

As per the guidelines, the exam will be having two compulsory papers-

  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2

Both of the papers will have three sections-

  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Maths
Date of Examination 3rd July 2021
Mode of Examination Online
Medium of instruction Hindi and English
Number of Papers 2 papers-
  • Paper 1
  • Paper 2
Subjects Physics, Chemistry, Maths

Detailed JEE Advanced Exam Pattern

The JEE Advanced exam pattern varies every year there is no fixed pattern for Paper 1 and Paper 2.

However, a look at the marking scheme of the previous year can give students an idea about how to prepare for JEE Advanced.

JEE Advanced Paper-1 Exam Pattern

Pattern Section-A Section-B Section-C
Question Type Multiple options correct Integer type Single option correct
Number of questions 7 5 6
Maximum marks +4 +3 +3
Partial marks +1 No partial No partial
Negative marks -2 No negative -1
Total marks 28 15 18

JEE Advanced Paper-2 Exam Pattern

Pattern Section-A Section-B Section-C
Question Type Multiple options correct Single option correct Single option correct
Number of questions 7 7 4
Maximum marks +4 +3 +3
Partial marks +1 No partial No partial
Negative marks -2 -1 No negative
Total marks 28 21 12