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JEE Advanced 2023 – FAQs

YES. You are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you also satisfy all the eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. You MUST qualify JEE (Main) 2023 in order to be eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023. You also need to satisfy all the other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. You MUST qualify JEE (Main) 2023 in order to be eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023. You also need to satisfy all the other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. You are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023 provided you also satisfy all the eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. You are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023 provided you also satisfy all the eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

NO. Category declared during JEE (Main) 2023 registration cannot be changed during JEE (Advanced) 2023 registration.

You can register by declaring that you do not belong to GEN-EWS provided your JEE (Main) 2023 score is above the General Cut-off. If your JEE (Main) 2023 score is below the General Cut-off, then you are NOT eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023.

A valid GEN-EWS certificate as per the prescribed format, given on the JEE (Advanced) 2023 website, issued on or after 01-April-2023, should be uploaded for availing the benefits of GEN-EWS category.

You can register by declaring that you do not belong to OBC-NCL provided your JEE (Main) 2023 score is above the GEN Cut-off. If your JEE (Main) 2023 score is below the GEN Cut-off, then you are NOT eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023.

NO. A valid OBC-NCL certificate as per the prescribed format, given on the JEE (Advanced) 2023 website, issued on or after 01-April-2023, should be uploaded for availing the benefits of OBC-NCL category.

NO. For availing the benefits of OBC-NCL reservation, the caste should be listed in the current updated central list of OBCs (www.ncbc.nic.in). OBCs present in the state list, but not covered in the central list of OBCs (as per the list in www.ncbc.nic.in ) are NOT eligible to claim the reservation.

The criteria for Non-Creamy Layer (NCL) will be as per the current notification of Government of India under OBC-NCL category.

Scribe (Amanuensis) helps the candidate only for reading the question and/or keying in the answers as per the directions of the candidate. A scribe will NEITHER explain the question NOR suggest a solution.

A “person with benchmark disability” means a person with not less than 40% of a specified disability where specified disability has not been defined in measurable terms and includes a person with disability where specified disability has been defined in measurable terms, as certified by the certifying authorities (section 2(r), RPwD act 2016).

A “person with benchmark disability” (with at least 40% impairment) is eligible for PwD reservation – 5% seats in each of OPEN, GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, and ST category seats (refer https://legislative.gov.in/sites/default/files/A2016-49_1.pdf).

A “person with disability and having difficulty in writing” is a person with disability less than 40% and having difficulty in writing, covered under the definition of section 2(s) of RPwD act 2016 but not covered under the definition of section 2(r) of RPwD act 2016.

A “person with disability and having difficulty in writing” is a person with disability less than 40% and having difficulty in writing, covered under the definition of section 2(s) of RPwD act 2016 but not covered under the definition of section 2(r) of RPwD act 2016 is NOT eligible for PwD reservation – 5% seats in each of OPEN, GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, and ST category seats (refer https://legislative.gov.in/sites/default/files/A2016-49_1.pdf).

NO. Foreign National and/or PIO/OCI card holder candidates who are studying or studied 12th in India are treated as foreign nationals as per the Gazette of India notification No. CG-DL-E04032021-225647, dated: 4th March, 2021 [S.O 1050(E)] and are NOT required to write JEE (Main) 2023 and may register for JEE (Advanced) 2023 directly subject to fulfilment of other eligibility criteria (for details refer to https://jeeadv.ac.in/foreign.html). These candidates are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and PwD categories / sub-categories, as specified herein. There are no separate supernumerary seats or sub-category for females in the foreign national supernumerary seats.

NO. PIO/OCI card holder candidates are treated as foreign nationals as per Gazette of India notification No. CG-DL-E04032021-225647, dated: 4th March, 2021 [S.O 1050(E)] and are NOT required to write JEE (Main) 2023 and may register for JEE (Advanced) 2023 directly subject to fulfilment of other eligibility criteria (for details refer to https://jeeadv.ac.in/foreign.html). These candidates are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and PwD categories / sub-categories, as specified herein. There are no separate supernumerary seats or sub-category for females in the foreign national supernumerary seats.

For eligibility criteria for foreign candidates for JEE (Advanced) 2023, click here.

The foreign national candidates who have studied or are studying India/abroad at 10+2 level or equivalent at the time of registering for JEE (Advanced) 2023 are NOT required to write JEE (Main) 2023 and may register for JEE (Advanced) 2023 directly subject to fulfilment of other eligibility criteria (for details refer to https://jeeadv.ac.in/foreign.html). These candidates are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, ST, and PwD categories / sub-categories, as specified herein. There are no separate supernumerary seats or sub-category for females in the foreign national supernumerary seats.

The marks scored in the following five subjects will be considered for calculating the aggregate marks of the candidates (and also the cut‐off marks for fulfilling the top 20 percentile criterion).

Physics

Chemistry

Mathematics

A language

Any subject other than the above four.

If a candidate had appeared his/her Class XII (or equivalent) in 2022 and wishes to improve his/her aggregate marks to meet the “aggregate marks of 75% (or 65% for SC, ST and PwD) criterion”, she/he can reappear for any number of subjects she/he wishes for improvement. The percentage marks in this situation will be calculated by considering the marks obtained in 2022 or 2023, whichever is higher, in the respective subjects, in her/his two attempts in 2022 and 2023.

Candidates who appeared in Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in 2022 and wish to (or have to) reappear in 2023 with objective to qualify through top 20 percentile cut-off criteria, MUST reappear in all the subjects. For such candidates, top 20 percentile cut-off for 2023 will be considered.

NO. If you have not filled in your course choices by the deadline (last date for choice filling), then you will NOT be considered for admission to any program in IITs.

All candidates who have qualified in JEE (Advanced) 2023 MUST register on Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2023 website and also MUST fill in their course choices within the prescribed time frame in order to be eligible for admission to IITs. If any JEE (Advanced) 2023 qualified candidate has NOT done the same, then the candidate will NOT be considered for admission to any program in IITs.

All JEE (Advanced) 2023 qualified candidates MUST register with Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2023 and fill in all possible course choices in order of preference to be eligible for admission to IITs.

If the JEE (Advanced) 2023 aggregate marks scored by two or more candidates are the same, then the following tie-break policy will be used for awarding ranks:

Step 1: Candidates having higher positive marks will be awarded higher rank. If the tie breaking criterion at Step 1 fails to break the tie, then the following criterion at Step 2 will be followed.

Step 2: Higher rank will be assigned to the candidate who has obtained higher marks in Mathematics. If this does not break the tie, higher rank will be assigned to the candidate who has obtained higher marks in Physics. If there is a tie even after this, candidates will be assigned the same rank.

The responses of all the candidates who have appeared for both Paper 1 and Paper 2, recorded during the exam, along with the questions of each paper, will be available for downloading from the candidate portal whose link will be made available on the JEE (Advanced) 2023 website after the examination.

Yes, you will be given a “Scribble Pad” (containing blank sheets, for rough work) at the start of every paper of JEE (Advanced) 2023. You can do all your calculations inside this “Scribble Pad”. You will need to bring your own pen/pencil.

YES. Questions will be displayed on the screen in the default language (English or Hindi), chosen by the candidate. Further, the candidate can also switch/toggle between English and Hindi languages, as the viewing language for any question, anytime during the entire period of the examination. The candidate will also have the option of changing the default QUESTION viewing language anytime during the examination.

NO. There is no need to indicate QUESTION paper language at the time of JEE (Advanced) 2023 registration. Candidates will have the option to choose their preferred language (English or Hindi), as the default language for viewing the questions, at the start of the Computer Based Test (CBT) examination of JEE (Advanced) 2023.

NO. Your result will neither be prepared nor be declared. It is compulsory to appear for both the papers.

Yes, writing both Paper 1 and Paper 2 are compulsory in JEE (Advanced) 2023.

Not all defence service personnel’s children are eligible for DS category seats. DS category seats are earmarked for children of defence / paramilitary personnel killed or permanently disabled in action during war or peacetime operations. A certificate (format provided in Annexure II: Form DS in the Information Brochure as per Ministry of Defence, GoI guideline), issued by respective record offices of Armed Forces Personnel is required to be eligible for belonging to DS category.

In case of any problem in downloading of the admit card, the candidate should immediately contact the Chairperson, JEE (Advanced) 2023 of the nearest Zonal Coordinating IIT.

NO. If you have NOT completed Step 3 of the registration process by paying the registration fees, your registration is NOT complete. If your registration is not complete, your admit card for JEE (Advanced) 2023 examination may not be generated and you may not be eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023.

Yes. You are eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you satisfy all other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

If you accepted a seat in an IIT through JoSAA 2022 and did not withdraw the allotted seat in the IIT from JoSAA before the last round of seat allotment then you are NOT eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023. However, if you have accepted a seat in NITs/IIITs/Other GFTIs (i.e. any institution other than an IIT) through JoSAA 2022 then you are eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you satisfy all other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

Yes, you are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you also satisfy all other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

Yes, you are eligible to write JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you also satisfy all other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. Candidates who had taken admissions to NITs in 2022 are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided they satisfy all other eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure (see Clause 11. Eligibility Criteria for Indian Nationals appearing for JEE (Advanced) 2023).

NO. Only the candidates who qualify JEE (Advanced) 2023 are eligible for AAT 2023. There is no relation between JEE (Main) B.Arch. and/or B.Planning Paper(s) and AAT.

YES. The candidates who appeared for Class XII (or equivalent) examination in 2023 can register for JEE (Advanced) 2023 without uploading Class XII (or equivalent) certificate. However, if the mark sheet of the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for 2023 is available at the time of registration, then it MUST be uploaded.

If a candidate avails the compensatory time for candidates with less than 40% disability and having difficulty in writing but fails to produce a valid disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate, then the candidate’s registration will be cancelled and the candidate will be debarred from the entire ranking and admission process. In case the candidate has already been admitted to any IIT, the admission will be cancelled.

If a candidate avails the compensatory time for PwD candidates but fails to produce a valid PwD certificate, then the candidate’s registration will be cancelled and the candidate will be debarred from the entire ranking and admission process. In case the candidate has already been admitted to any IIT, the admission will be cancelled.

The candidates with less than 40% disability and having difficulty in writing with or without scribe, is 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. However, in order to avail the compensatory time the candidate MUST fill up the requisite form while registering for JEE (Advanced) 2023 on the online registration portal. The requisition, along with a copy of the disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate should be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023. The format for the Request Letter, and Disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate are given in Annexure-II [CERTIFICATE FORMATS of JEE (Advanced) 2023] of Information Brochure.

The PwD candidate with benchmark disability (at least 40% impairment) with or without scribe, is 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. However, in order to avail the compensatory time the candidate MUST fill up the requisite form while registering for JEE (Advanced) 2023 on the online registration portal. The requisition, along with a copy of the PwD certificate should be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023. The formats for the Request Letter and PwD/Dyslexia (Severe) certificates are given in Annexure-II [CERTIFICATE FORMATS of JEE (Advanced) 2023] of Information Brochure.

NO. Availing the services of SCRIBE (Amanuensis), will not influence JEE (Advanced) 2023 ranking and further seat allocations process. However, if it is found at any stage that a candidate has used the services of a scribe but does not possess the extent of disability, and /or does not have difficulty in writing that warrants the use of a scribe, she/he will be excluded from the process of evaluation, ranking and admission. In case such a candidate has already been admitted to any IIT, candidate’s admission will be cancelled.

Candidates with less than 40% disability and having difficulty in writing who have availed the services of Scribe (amanuensis) and/or compensatory time are NOT eligible for PwD reservation – 5% seats in each of OPEN, GEN-EWS, OBC-NCL, SC, and ST category seats.

Candidates with less than 40% disability and having difficulty in writing who desire to avail the services of a scribe (amanuensis) must opt for this option at the time of the online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023 by submitting the request in the prescribed format. The requisition, along with a copy of the disability and having difficulty in writing certificate should be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023. The formats for the Request Letter, and disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate are given in Annexure-II [CERTIFICATE FORMATS of JEE (Advanced) 2023] of Information Brochure (refer Clause14. Services of a Scribe of information brochure JEE (Advanced) 2023).

PwD candidates with benchmark disability (with at least 40% impairment) who desire to avail the services of a scribe (amanuensis) must opt for this option at the time of the online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023 by submitting the request in the prescribed format. The requisition, along with a copy of the PwD certificate OR a copy of the certificate of Dyslexia (Severe), should be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023. The formats for the Request Letter and PwD/Dyslexia (Severe) certificates are given in Annexure-II [CERTIFICATE FORMATS of JEE (Advanced) 2023] of Information Brochure (refer Clause14. Services of a Scribe of information brochure JEE (Advanced) 2023).

YES. The candidates with less than 40% disabilities AND having difficulty in writing are eligible for the services of a scribe (amanuensis) as per office memorandum of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment F.No. 29-6/2019-DD-III dated August 10, 2022. Candidates who need the services of a scribe (amanuensis) are required to make a request during the registration process of JEE (Advanced) 2023 in the prescribed format. The requisition, along with a copy of the disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate must be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023 (refer Clause14. Services of a Scribe of information brochure JEE (Advanced) 2023).

The candidates with less than 40% disabilities AND having difficulty in writing are eligible for the services of a scribe (amanuensis) as per office memorandum of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment F.No. 29-6/2019-DD-III dated August 10, 2022. Candidates who need the services of a scribe (amanuensis) are required to make a request during the registration process of JEE (Advanced) 2023 in the prescribed format. The requisition, along with a copy of the disability and having difficulty in writing Certificate must be uploaded at the time of online registration for JEE (Advanced) 2023 (refer Clause14. Services of a Scribe of information brochure JEE (Advanced) 2023).

The services of a scribe (amanuensis) are available ONLY to PwD candidates with benchmark disabilities those who are visually impaired OR dyslexic (severe) OR have disability in the upper limbs or have lost fingers / hands thereby preventing them from properly operating the Computer Based Test platform as per office memorandum of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment F.No. 34-02/2015-DD-III dated August 29, 2018. Candidates who need the services of a scribe are required to make a request during the registration process of JEE (Advanced) 2023 (refer Clause14. Services of a Scribe of information brochure JEE (Advanced) 2023).

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