JEE Advanced 2020: Performance Criteria in Class XII
Due to the partial cancellation of class XII exams by several Boards, Joint Admission Board (JAB) has decided to relax the eligibility criterion for JEE (Advanced) 2020 qualified candidates for academic year 2020-21.
Qualified candidates who have passed class XII examinations will now be eligible for admissions irrespective of marks obtained.
For admission to IITs, a candidate should satisfy at least one of the following criteria:-
- Must have passed the Class XII (or equivalent) Board examination with these subjects.
Must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII (or equivalent) Board examination. For SC, ST and PwD candidates, the aggregate marks should be at least 65%. Must be within the category-wise top 20 percentile of successful candidates in his/her respective Class XII (or equivalent) board examination.
Note: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are required as compulsory subjects in the Class XII (or equivalent) Board examination in 2019 or 2020.
To check eligibility criteria to appear for JEE (Advanced), refer to JEE Adv Eligibility.
- A language (if the candidate has taken more than one language, then the language with the higher marks will be considered)
- Any subject other than the above four (the subject with the highest marks will be considered)