Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) (Mains & Advanced)
Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) is an engineering entrance examination conducted for admission to various engineering colleges in India.
JEE Mains and JEE Advanced are two different engineering entrance exams.
JEE Mains is conducted just after the XIIth Board Examinations in April. Upon clearing this, you can get a rank and admission into the NIT (National Institute of Technology), IIITs, and various other colleges like Amity.
The students who top the JEE Main exams qualify for the JEE-Advanced examination. JEE Advanced is conducted in May by the Indian Institutes of Technology for admission in one of the 23 IITs in the country.
JEE Main tests your memory and basic concepts while Advanced tests your core concepts.
The level of questions in JEE Advanced is higher than that of Mains and it has multiple-correct format, integers, matrix, and paragraph questions.
- A candidate can Take JEE main exam for two consecutive years
- Since the exam is conducted in two sessions per year, candidates can attempt the exams 04 times
- Unlike JEE Main, the candidates can appear for the JEE Advanced exam only two consecutive times
JEE Main comprises of CBSE Syllabus Class 11 and 12th standards:
Unlike JEE Mains, it includes few extra topics than the class 12th syllabus. E.g.
- Thermal Physics
Are included in Advanced but NOT in Mains