JEE Advanced Exam Paper Pattern 2018 consist of total marks, number of question, marking scheme etc. There are 2 papers in JEE Advanced and it is compulsory to appear in both the papers – Paper I and Paper II. Paper I & Paper II consist of total 306 marks with 54 Questions in each. There are 3 separate sections in both the papers, namely Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. JEE Advanced 2018 will be conducted in computer based mode for 3 hours on May 20. Paper 1 starts from 09:00 am to 12:00 pm and Paper 2 from 2:00 pm to 05:00 pm.
JEE Advanced Paper 1
Section |
No. of questions | Maximum Marks |
Section 1 |
7 |
28 |
Section 2 |
5 |
15 |
Section 3 |
6 |
18 |
Paper 1 was divided into three equal parts and each part had 3 sections. Therefore, Paper 1 was of 183 Marks and there were total 54 questions.
JEE Advanced Marking Scheme: Paper 1
Section |
Question Type | Total Questions | Full Marks | Partial marks | Negative Marks |
Maximum Marks |
1 |
Single correct option | 7 | +3 | – | -1
When answered wrong |
28 |
2 | One or more correct option(s) |
5 |
+4
(When all the correct options are selected) |
+1
(For darkening each of the correct options provided no incorrect option is darkened) |
-2
(When answered wrong) |
15 |
3 | Single digit integer (0-9) | 6 | +3
(For the correct answer) |
– | – |
18 |
Possible response |
Section 1 | Section 2 | Section 3 |
Not attempted |
0 |
0 |
0 |
Partial Correct |
+1 for each correct option selected | 0 |
0 |
Correct |
+4 | +3 |
3 |
incorrect |
-2 |
0 |
-1 |
JEE Advanced Paper 2:
Section |
No. of questions |
Maximum Marks |
Section 1 |
7 |
21 |
Section 2 |
7 |
28 |
Section 3 |
4 |
12 |
Paper 2 was also divided into three equal parts and each part had 3 sections. Therefore, Paper 2 was of 183 Marks and there were total 54 questions.
JEE Advanced Marking Scheme: Paper 2
Section |
Question Type | Total Questions | Full Marks | Partial marks | Negative Marks |
Maximum Marks |
1 |
Single correct option |
7 | +3
(For correct answer) |
– | -1
(In all other cases) |
21 |
2 |
One or more correct option(s) |
7 | +4
(When all the correct options are selected) |
+1
(For darkening each of the correct options provided no incorrect option is darkened) |
-2
(In all other cases) |
28 |
3 | Comprehension |
4 |
+3
(When only the correct answered bubble is darkened) |
– | – |
12 |
Possible response |
Section 1 | Section 2 |
Section 3 |
Not attempted |
0 |
0 |
0 |
Partial Correct |
+1 for each correct option selected |
0 |
0 |
Correct |
+3 | +4 |
+3 |
Incorrect |
-1 |
-2 |
0 |