JEE ADVANCED 2018 PATTERN & SYLLABUS
NATIONAL LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
JEE Advanced Exam Pattern 2018: The online exam consists of 2 papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Both the papers are compulsory. JEE Advanced used to be held in offline mode but from 2018, the exam will be conducted in computer-based mode. Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) is held separately after JEE Advanced Paper 1 and 2.
JEE Advanced is conducted by seven Zonal Coordinating IITs under the guidance of Joint Admission Board (JAB). IIT Kanpur is the organising institute of JEE Advanced 2018. The exam is scheduled for May 20, 2018 in India and abroad. Check JEE Advanced Important Dates
The exam pattern of JEE Advanced is not fixed. The organising IIT decides and changes exam pattern every year but no major change is made in the previous years. Like the previous years, it’s expected that paper pattern would also have full marking, partial marking, zero marking and negative marking.
Applicants can refer to the table given below to get a clear idea of JEE Advanced 2018 Exam Pattern:
|Exam Name||JEE Advanced 2018|
|Organising Insitute||IIT Kanpur|
|Mode of Examination||Computer Based|
|Medium of Examination||English/Hindi|
|Number of Papers||2|
|Number of Sections||3|
|Time Duration of Exam||3 hours each|
JEE Advanced consists of two papers- Paper 1 and Paper 2. Both the papers consist 3 sections viz Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. The questions asked are both numerical and objective type. There will be 10 sets of questions for Paper-1. Candidates can check the marking scheme from the table below:
|Section||Question type||Number of Questions||Marks awarded||Negative Marking|
|1||Single correct answer||5||3||-1|
|2||1 or more correct answer||8||4||-2|
|3||Single digit integer||5||3||0|
Paper-2 also consists of 10 sets of questions and the marking scheme followed is as follows:
|Section||Question type||Number of Questions||Marks awarded||Negative marking|
|1||Single correct answer||6||3||-1|
|2||1 or more correct answer||8||4||-2|
For both paper 1 and paper 2 questions will be asked from class 11 and 12 syllabi. Candidates who are interested in pursuing B.Arch have to appear for AAT(Architecture Aptitude Test).
Mentioned below is the section wise syllabus for JEE Advanced 2018:
|General Physics||Gaseous and liquid states||Algebra
|Mechanics||Atomic structure and chemical bonding||Trigonometry|
|Thermal Physics||Energetics||Analytical Geometry|
|Electricity and Magnetism||Surface chemistry||Differential Calculus|
|Optics||Solutions, Solid state, Chemical kinetics, Electrochemistry, chemical equilibrium||Integral calculus|
|Modern Physics||Alkanes, alkenes, alkynes, benzene, phenol, carbohydrates, amino acids and peptides, polymers||-|
|-||Isolation/preparation and properties of non-metals, Preparation and properties of compounds, Transition elements (3d series), Preparation and properties of compounds, Ores and minerals, Extractive metallurgy, Principles of qualitative analysis||-|
Drawing lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, polygons, circles, etc. Study of plan (top view), elevation (front or side views) of simple solid objects like prisms, cones, cylinders, cubes, splayed surface holders, etc.
It includes three-dimensional forms of building elements with specifications such as colour, volume and orientation. It also includes visualization of structuring objects in memory.
Composition exercise with given elements. Context mapping. Creativity check through the innovative uncommon test with familiar objects. The sense of colour grouping or application.
General interest and awareness of famous architectural creations – both national and international, places and personalities (architects, designers, etc.) in the related domain.
It includes simple drawing depicting the total object in its right form and proportion, surface texture, relative location and details of its component parts in appropriate scale. Candidates are asked to draw objects related to day to day life such furniture, utensils etc.
Candidates preparing for JEE Advanced 2018 can refer to previous year sample papers and mock test to get an idea of the type of questions and important topics. They can also refer to following books for JEE Advanced Preparation.
|Book Name||Author/Publisher Name|
|JEE Crash Course||Byju’s|
|Concept of Physics vol II||H.C. Verma|
|Problems in General Physics||I.E. Irodov|
|Numerical Chemistry||P. Bahadur|
|Inorganic Chemistry by IIT JEE||O.P Tondon|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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