JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Analysis - Live from the Exam Centre!

Dushyant Vanaik updated on : 29 May 2017
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JEE Advanced 2017

Paper 1 of the JEE Advanced 2017 exam was successfully conducted today, i.e. May 21, 2017, from 9:00 AM to 12 Noon,  at various centres across the country. Paper 2 will also be conducted today, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

JEE Advanced is the next level examination after JEE Main and is the biggest engineering exam in India. The top 2, 20,000 aspirants appearing for JEE Advanced 2017 can seek admission in B.E./B.Tech and B.Arch/Planning courses offered by the prestigious IITs, NITs, CFTIs and various other engineering colleges.

First Reactions – Paper 1:

The first reactions of students coming out of the exam centre were pretty mixed. Mathematics section turned out to be the easiest among all the sections. Physics consisted of tricky questions and was quite difficult. Chemistry section saw mixed reactions where some students said it was moderate while some said it had tricky questions and was difficult.

JEE Advanced 2017 Paper 1 Analysis:

Physics:

The Physics section turned out to be the trickiest among all the sections and students found this section very tough. The questions were mostly from Class 12 syllabus and few from Class 11 syllabus. There were a total of 18 questions and the total marks distributed were 61. The questions varied from topics like Heat and Thermodynamics, Electrodynamics, Mechanics, Optics, SHM & Waves, and Modern Physics.

Chemistry:

The Chemistry section contained tricky questions too and students said that this section was time-consuming. The marking scheme was similar to the Physics section with 18 questions and a maximum of 61 marks. The questions were spread across topics like Organic Chemistry 1, Organic Chemistry 2, Inorganic Chemistry 1, Inorganic Chemistry 2, Physical Chemistry 1 and Physical Chemistry 2. Organic Chemistry 2 had the maximum number of questions.

Mathematics:

The Mathematics section was the easiest compared to the other two sections, though certain questions required long calculations. The difficulty level of this section varied from 'Easy to Moderate.' The questions were asked from topics like Binomial Theorem, Complex Numbers, Coordinate Geometry, Differential Calculus, Fundamentals of Mathematics, Integral Calculus, Matrix & Determinants, Permutation & Combination, Probability, Quadratic Equation, Sequence & Series, Trigonometry, and Vector & 3D.

JEE Advanced 2017 Paper 2 Analysis:

Paper 2 of JEE Advanced 2017 will be conducted from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM today. The analysis of the paper will be updated soon after the exam is over.

JEE Advanced 2017 Exam Pattern:

As per JEE Advanced 2017 exam pattern, the test will be an objective-type test. The total duration of the test will be of 3 hours. JEE Advanced 2017 will consist of multiple-choice questions and each question will have 4 responses. The candidates have to choose one appropriate response.

Minimum percentage of marks required by the candidates for qualifying JEE Advanced 2017:

S.No

Rank List

Minimum Percentage of Marks in Each Subject

Minimum Percentage of Aggregate Marks

1

Common Rank List (CRL)

10.0

35.0

2

OBC-NCL Rank List

9.0

31.5

3

SC Rank List

5.0

17.5

4

ST Rank List

5.0

17.5

5

Common – PwD Rank List (CRL-PwD)

5.0

17.5

6

OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List

5.0

17.5

7

SC-PwD Rank List

5.0

17.5

8

ST-PwD Rank List

5.0

17.5

9

Preparatory Course Rank List

2.5

8.75

JEE Advanced 2016 Qualifying Marks:

S. No.

Category

PwD Status

Rank List

Minimum Marks in Each Subject

Minimum Aggregate Marks

1.

Any

Any

CRL

13

75

2.

OBC-NCL

Any

OBC-NCL rank list

12

67

3.

SC

Any

SC rank list

07

38

4.

ST

Any

ST rank list

07

38

5.

Any

Yes

CRL-PwD

07

38

6.

OBC-NCL

Yes

OBC-NCL-PwD rank list

07

38

7.

SC

Yes

SC-PwD rank list

07

38

8.

ST

Yes

ST-PwD rank list

07

38

For Preparatory Courses

1.

Any

Yes

PC-CRL-PwD

04

19

2.

OBC-NCL

Yes

PC-OBC-NCL-PwD

04

19

3.

SC

Any

PC-SC

04

19

4

SC

Yes

PC-SC-PwD

04

19

5.

ST

Any

PC-ST

04

19

6.

ST

Yes

PC-ST-PwD

04

19

JEE Advanced 2016 Cut-off:

Here is a list of IITs with their opening and closing ranks last year. 

S. No.

Institute

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

1

IIT Madras

62

5319

2

IIT Bombay

1

4880

3

IIT Patna

1541

7891

4

IIT Indore

933

7732

5

IIT (BHU) Varanasi

500

9805

6

IIT Kharagpur

138

6312

7

ISM Dhanbad

1655

9530

8

IIT Delhi

24

5431

9

IIT Roorkee

294

7531

10

IIT Gandhinagar

493

6869

11

IIT Hyderabad

418

6844

12

IIT Kanpur

113

7469

13

IIT Guwahati

406

8000

14

IIT Jammu

4743

6219

15

IIT Jodhpur

699

6006

16

IIT Dharwad

2914

8478

17

IIT Palakkad

2818

8648

18

IIT Tirupati

2524

8536

19

IIT Bhubaneswar

1497

8482

20

IIT Ropar

898

7372

21

IIT Mandi

1701

7124

22

IIT Goa

3003

7571

23

IIT Bhilai

3146

8379

 

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