JEE Mains and Advanced Exam Paper Pattern 2022

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Exam Paper Pattern for JEE Main and Advanced Exam

JEE Mains and JEE Advanced are two of the most significant examinations that are conducted by the NTA (National Testing Agency) and candidates who qualify for these are blessed with an opportunity to get themselves enrolled in IITs and NITs. This article on JEE patterns will help JEE aspirants to stay ahead of the curve by accumulating all the necessary information that is related to the JEE Mains exam pattern and JEE Advanced exam pattern. Students are recommended to go through the entire article carefully to make sure they don’t miss out on important details regarding the exam patterns. This will ensure easy preparation for the tests well beforehand.

JEE Paper Patterns - Mains and Advanced 2022

The NTA has not yet released the latest examination pattern for the academic year 2022. However, based on the previous year’s data, we have provided some curated information for both JEE Mains and JEE Advanced exams that will help students get a rough idea of how they should go about preparing for the tests.

JEE Mains Paper Pattern 2022

The JEE Mains will be conducted twice this year as well. One session will be held in June and another will be held in July. The two sessions have similar patterns for the papers. The following table has been provided to ensure that JEE Mains aspirants get an idea of how they can plan their preparation with regard to the examination pattern for the test. The table contains all the necessary details about both papers, starting from total marks in JEE Mains to the marking scheme of the papers. Read through the table thoroughly to understand where and how you can score better so that you can prepare for the test accordingly.

Parameters

Important Information

Paper 1

Paper 2

Mode of Test

Computer-based Test (CBT)

  • The Mathematics and Aptitude tests will be conducted via CBT mode, along with the planning section of B.Plan. 

  • The drawing test will be conducted via pen-and-paper-based mode.

Total Duration

3 hours

Total Number of Questions

75 questions

  • B.Arch - 77 Questions

  • B.Plan - 100 Questions

Subjects

Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics

  • B.Arch - Maths, Drawing Skills, and General Aptitude 

  • B.Plan - Maths, Planning Section, and General Aptitude

Question Types

Objective Questions - 20 (4 options for each question with only 1 correct option)

Numerical Questions - 10 (5 of which are required to be answered)


  • B.Arch

a. Mathematics - MCQs and questions that have numerical values as answers

b. Aptitude - MCQs

c. Drawing - Drawing aptitude

  • B.Planning 

a. Mathematics - MCQs and questions that have numerical values as answers

b. Aptitude - MCQs 

c. Planning - MC

Total Marks

300 marks

400 marks (Drawing - 70 marks)

Marking Scheme

  • Multiple Choice Questions - 4 marks will be awarded for every correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer

  • Questions with Numerical Values as Answers - 4 marks will be awarded for every correct answer. There is no negative marking.


  • Multiple Choice Questions - 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

  • Questions with Numerical Values as Answers - 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer. There is no negative marking.

  • Drawing Test – Two questions shall be evaluated out of 100 marks

Medium of Writing the Paper

English, Hindi, Bengali, Gujarati, Assamese, Kannada, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Punjabi, Odia, and Urdu

JEE Advanced Paper Pattern 2022

The following is a list of important details that any JEE aspirant should keep in mind before and while appearing for the JEE Advanced. 

  • Exam Date: JEE Advanced 2022 will be conducted after the conclusion of JEE Mains 2022, which will commence on 21st April 2022. According to the revised dates, the JEE Advanced exam will be conducted on 28th August 2022. 

  • Mode of Exam: JEE Advanced 2022 exam shall be conducted via an online mode only (CBT - Computer-Based Mode).

  • Number of Papers: There will be 2 papers in JEE Advanced 2022. Candidates appearing for the exam are required to attempt both papers.

  • Number of Sections: JEE Advanced 2022 will have 2 papers with 3 separate sections - Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

  • Type of Question Paper: The question paper will consist of objective type questions that include Multiple Choice Questions as well as Numerical Answer Type Questions.

  • Timings: The exam duration of both Papers 1 and 2 shall be 3 hours.

  • Medium of Paper: Both papers can be answered in both English and Hindi. However, the choice of language needs to be made at the time of registration for the JEE Advanced.

Marking Scheme for JEE Advanced 2022 

The marking scheme for the JEE Advanced 2022 has not been released yet. We, however, have provided a marking scheme based on the previous year’s records so that aspirants can have a fair understanding of how and where they can score or lose marks. The following table shows the expected marking scheme for JEE Advanced 2022. We would advise students to go through this table carefully and note the details down so that they do not face any sort of confusion while preparing for the test.

JEE Advanced Marking Scheme - Paper 1

Section

Type of Question

Awarded Marks

Negative Marking

1

Question with a Single Correct Answer

4

-1

2

Question with One or More Correct Answers

4

-2

3

Question with a Single Digit Integer as Answer

3

0

JEE Advanced Marking Scheme - Paper 2

Section

Type of Question

Awarded Marks

Negative Marking

1

Question with a Single Correct Answer

4

-1

2

Question with One or More Correct Answers

4

-2

3

Comprehension Type Question

3

0

Conclusion

It can get a bit tricky and confusing when the JEE exam pattern is concerned. Since each and every mark matters in tests like the JEE Mains and JEE Advanced, we, at Vedantu, have gathered all the necessary information that JEE aspirants will ever need regarding the exam pattern, marking scheme, total marks, the total number of questions, mode of examination, types of questions, and the likes. Our experts have prepared the tables for students to get a rough idea of the ways in which they can secure and lose marks in the exams. It is recommended that aspirants read these tables through with utmost care and try to fall into these patterns while preparing for the JEE Mains and JEE Advanced exams.

FAQs on JEE Mains and Advanced Exam Paper Pattern 2022

1. How many questions are there in JEE Mains?

There are a total of 75 questions in Paper 1 of the JEE Mains for B.E./B.Tech. In Paper 2, there will be 77 questions for B.Arch and 100 Questions for B.Plan.

2. What is the total number of questions in JEE Advanced?

There will be a total of 54 questions in each paper of the JEE Advanced exam. As for the total marks, papers 1 and 2 will have 188 marks each, that is, the total marks for both papers will be 376.

3. How many languages can I take the JEE Advanced exam in?

The JEE Advanced exam can be taken in one of 2 languages - English and Hindi. However, the medium of writing the paper has to be chosen and mentioned at the time of registration for the JEE Advanced exam. 

4. Is there negative marking in JEE Mains?

According to the latest exam pattern, in JEE Mains 2022, 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. So yes, there will be negative marking in JEE Mains 2022.

5. What are the total marks in JEE Mains and JEE Advanced?

The JEE Mains exam will have 300 marks in Paper 1 (100 marks for each section) and 400 marks in Paper 2. The JEE Advanced exam will have 188 marks in each paper, bringing the total score to 376 marks.

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