Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati (IIT Guwahati) has released FAQs answering questions related to JEE Advanced 2023. Numerous questions including JEE Advanced 2023 eligibility criteria, reservation policy, marking scheme, etc. have been answered in these FAQs. Candidates who have cleared class 12th (or equivalent) examination and JEE Mains 2023 exam and appear in the merit list will be eligible for JEE Advanced.


Important dates related to exam


As per the JEE Advanced 2023 timetable, JEE Advanced registration will start on April 30 and the last date for the registration is May 4, 2023. The admit card will be issued on May 29, 2023.

The JEE Advanced exam for the year 2023 will be held on June 4, for both the papers. Paper 1 will be held from 9 am to 12 noon and Paper 2 will be held from 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm.




Some Important Questions from the FAQs released by IIT Guwahati


QUESTION: I appeared for Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in 2022. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023?

Answer: YES. You are eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023, provided you also satisfy all the eligibility criteria mentioned in the Information Brochure 


QUESTION: I registered for JEE (Advanced) 2022 but was absent in one of the papers. Do I have to qualify JEE (Main) 2023 in order to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023?

Answer: 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.


QUESTION: I have declared my category wrongly during JEE (Main) 2023 registration. Can I correct it during JEE (Advanced) 2023 registration?

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


QUESTION: I have appeared for JEE (Main) B.Arch. and/or B.Planning Paper(s). Am I eligible for Architecture Aptitude Test (AAT) without writing JEE (Advanced) 2023?

Answer: 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.


QUESTION: I had taken admission to one of the NITs in 2022. Am I eligible for JEE (Advanced) 2023?

Answer: 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.


QUESTION: I have completed Step 1 (filling of personal details and choice of examination cities) and Step 2 (document upload) of JEE (Advanced) 2023 registration. However, I have not paid the registration fees (Step 3 of registration). Am I eligible to appear for JEE (Advanced) 2023?

Answer: 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.


QUESTION: I am facing problems in downloading my admit card through the candidate portal. What should I do?

Answer: 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.


QUESTION: Is writing Paper 1 and Paper 2 in JEE (Advanced) 2023 compulsory?

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


QUESTION: Will my result be declared if I am absent from one of the papers (Paper 1, Paper 2) in JEE (Advanced) 2023?

The answer is NO. Your result will be neither prepared nor declared. It is necessary to appear for both papers.


QUESTION: Will I be given rough sheets for my calculations during the JEE (Advanced) 2023 Computer Based Test (CBT)?

Answer: Yes, at the start of each JEE (Advanced) 2023 paper, you will be given a "Scribble Pad" (containing blank sheets for rough work). Inside this "Scribble Pad," you can perform all of your calculations. You must bring your own pen/pencil.



QUESTION: Suppose two candidates have same JEE (Advanced) 2023 aggregate marks. Will the two candidates be given the same rank?

Answer: If the aggregate JEE (Advanced) 2023 marks of two or more candidates are the same, the following tie-break policy will be used to award ranks:

Step 1: Candidates with more positive marks will be ranked higher. If the tie-breaking criterion in Step 1 fails to break the tie, the criterion in Step 2 will be used.

Step 2: The candidate with the highest Mathematics score will be assigned a higher rank. If this does not break the tie, the candidate with the higher Physics score will be assigned the higher rank. Even if a tie remains, candidates will be assigned the same rank.


QUESTION: Marks in which subjects of the Class XII examination would be considered for calculating my aggregate marks for the purpose of checking whether I qualify for admission in IITs?

Answer: 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).

  1. Physics
  2. Chemistry
  3. Mathematics
  4. A language
  5. Any subject other than the above four.


Above-mentioned are some questions taken from the FAQs released by IIT Guwahati.
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