JEE Advanced Eligibility Criteria 2019
JEE Eligibility Criteria
- Open Category – 50.5%
- OBC – NCL Category – 27%
- SC Category – 15%
- ST Category – 7.5%
Performance in JEE Main 2019 Exam
Age Limit for JEE Advanced 2019 Exam
Number of Attempts in JEE Advanced Exam
JEE Advanced Education Qualification
JEE Advanced Exam Eligibility for Dropouts and Already admitted in IITs
- A candidate who had taken admission in any institute other than IITs in 2018 is eligible to appear in JEE Advanced 2019 provided that the candidate satisfies other eligibility criteria as mentioned above.
- Candidates admitted for a preparatory course in an IIT for the first time in the year 2017 can apply for JEE Advanced 2019.
- Candidates who have paid the acceptance fee in 2017 but have not accepted the seat are eligible to apply.
- Candidates who have earlier accepted any seat in IIT or admitted in any of the IITs are not eligible for JEE Advanced Examination.
- Candidates whose admissions to the IITs were canceled are not eligible to apply.
Performance in class XII and Equivalent exams for JEE
- Candidates must have secured at least 75% aggregate marks in the Class XII or equivalent Board examination. The aggregate marks for SC, ST and PwD candidates should be at least 65%.
- Candidates must be within category-wise top 20 percentile of successful candidates in their respective Class XII or equivalent board examination.
Additional Requirement for specific courses
- Candidates opting for Mining and Mining Machinery Engineering and Integrated M.Sc. Program in Geology or Geophysics, Petroleum Engineering should fulfill physical fitness criteria like no visual ailments viz., color blindness. The medical fitness certificate should be provided by the medical board assigned by IITs after validation and to be submitted as proof.
- Candidates opting for admission to Mining Engineering course should fulfill the physical standards of visual acuity with or without glasses as specified by the DGMS Circular 14 of the year 1972. Persons with vision in one eye only won’t be allowed to work underground.
- No woman is allowed to work underground or in mines. However, they are allotted seats in the Mining Engineering and Mining Machinery Engineering courses at IITs and allowed for other works related to these courses.
JEE Advanced Exam Eligibility for Foreign Nationals
- Non-Citizens of India
- Non-OCI (Overseas Citizens of India) and Non-PIO (Persons of Indian Origin)
- Candidates whose parents are not citizens of India and do not come under the OCI/PIO category
- Born on or after October 1, 1994. Five years relaxation is given to PwD candidates.
- Not have attempted JEE Advanced in 2017 or earlier.
- Appeared for the Class XII (or equivalent) examination for the first time in 2018 or 2019.
- Not have accepted admission at any of the IITs earlier.