Welcome JEE Aspirants,
Your search for ‘IIT JEE Advanced 2019 Eligibility Criteria’ ends here! To provide you the best experience of staying updated with the latest changes made in the eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2019 Exam, we have come up with this blog containing the detailed information & guidelines of eligibility conditions.
You all must be already known with the fact that the JEE Advanced is the next step of JEE Mains. Only, those candidates who qualify the Mains are eligible to appear in the Advanced Exam.
Well, this is not only the criteria to appear in the JEE Advanced 2019 Exam! There are lot many other factors also that are being considered while choosing up the most deserving candidates for the next & final selection round of IIT JEE. These factors are called as – ‘Eligibility Criteria for JEE Advanced 2019’.
Let’s go through the entire blog to check out which factors should be kept in mind while planning to appear in the JEE Advanced.
The Online Application Process for JEE Advanced 2019 will start in the last Week of April 2019. Before applying online, you all must be very well aware of the Eligibility for JEE Advanced 2019. Read out the blog to take an eligibility test for you!
Below we have summed up all the essential criteria & conditions like –
Qualifying Marks for JEE Advanced 2019
No. of Attempts for IIT JEE Advanced and
Required Qualification for JEE Advanced 2019 etc.
Please read down the points & check out whether you fulfill the criteria or not!
As per the JEE Advanced 2019 Eligibility Criteria, only the Top qualified (including all categories) candidates of Mains Exam will be eligible to appear in the JEE Advanced 2019 Exam.
The Qualifying Marks of JEE Advanced 2019 are listed below –
For OBC Category – 27%
For SC Category – 15%
For ST Category – 7.5%
For General Category – 50.5% (OPEN for all others)
For PWD – 5% of each of these 4 Categories
You also check the – Eligibility Criteria for JEE Mains 2019. This percentage criterion will also remain applicable for the Advanced Exam.
Let’s also have a look at the JEE Advanced Eligibility Rank 2019!
To choose the Top 2,24,000 candidates amongst all appearing candidates in Mains, the Qualification Eligibility for JEE Advanced 2019 is classified based on an order decided by the authorities.
|Order||Category||Number of "Top" Candidates||Total|
To understand the above-mentioned criteria in an easier way, we have provided the summary below –
1. For OPEN Category, top 50.5% of 2,24,000 scoring candidates will be eligible.
2. For OBC Category, the 27% of 2,24,000 candidates who scored positive marks in Mains will be eligible.
3. For SC Category, Total 15% of 2,24,2000 Candidates who has scored well in Mains are eligible to appear in JEE Advanced.
4. Similarly, in case of ST Category, total 7.5% of 2,24,000 qualifying candidates will be eligible.
As per the Eligibility Criteria of JEE Advanced 2019, the total 5% quota from each category will be given to the PWD Candidates.
Check out the previous years’ cutoffs and toppers’ marks by following the respective links here –
|IIT JEE Cutoff Marks & Result 2018|
To fulfill the eligibility criteria for JEE Advanced 2019, the candidates belonging to General/OBC Categories, must not age more than 24 Years that means, they must have born on or after 1st October 1993.
Similarly, in case of ST/SC/PWD candidates, the upper age limit is mentioned as 29 Years which means that they must have born on or after 1st October 1988.
If you’re curious to know how many attempts for JEE Advanced can be availed, then the answer is Maximum 2 Attempts and that too in the consecutive years only.
Like, if you have appeared in 2018 Exam for the 1st time, then only in 2019 you can avail your remaining JEE Advanced attempts.
The Candidates must have appeared for the 12th Class or equivalent examination for the 1st time in either 2018 or 2019.
However, candidates whose Class XII (or equivalent) examination results for the academic year 2016-17 were declared after June 2017 are eligible to appear in JEE (Advanced) 2019.
There are three conditions in the case of Not Eligibility for JEE Advanced –
(i). The candidates who have been admitted in any IITs.
(ii). The candidates who have accepted the IIT Seat by reporting at a reporting center in the past.
(iii). The candidates whose admissions at IITs were canceled.
Check out the conditions for eligible candidates –
(i). Candidates who have been admitted to a preparatory course in any of the IITs for the first time in 2018 are eligible.
(ii). The candidates who have paid seat acceptance fee but not accepted the seat (by not reporting at any reporting center during joint seat allocation in 2018) are also eligible.
Dear Aspirants, above you, might have seen all the required information regarding JEE Advanced Eligibility 2019. If we missed any points, you can ask them in the comments section provided below. Please let us know about your queries & feedback!