The Paper 1 for Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) 2015 got successfully conducted by the seven zonal Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) under the guidance of the Joint Admission Board (JAB) today on May 24, 2015. The exam got over at 12 noon. Also Read - UPSC Recruitment 2021: Applications Invited for Various Posts, Here's How You Can Apply

A student of Delhi Public School, Noida; said that in JEE Advanced 2014, the maximum marks a candidate could secure in Paper 1 was 180 and same was the case in Paper-2; however the same for this year’ Paper-1 of JEE Advanced was of 264 marks. Students also shared that the number of multiple choice questions asked in JEE Advanced 2015 was more than in 2014. Also Read - Beyond The Call Of Duty: Police Station in Aurangabad Holds English Classes For Slum Children

Change in marking scheme for JEE Advanced 2015  Also Read - Operation Smile: Indore Cop Turns Teacher For Slum Children Who Couldn't Attend Online Classes Due to Pandemic

  • The negative marking for JEE Advanced  2015 exam has been increased.
  • In Section 2 of JEE Advanced 2015 Paper-1 for every correct answer, candidates got credited with 4 marks whereas 2 marks got deducted for each wrong answer.
  • However, no marks got be added or deducted from the total score in case candidates did not select any answer.
  • Section 1 contained 8 questions. The answer to each question is a single digit integer ranging from 0-9 (both inclusive).
  • In Section 1 students got 4 marks for correct answer and ‘0’ in all other cases.
  • Section 2 contained 10 multiple choice questions with one or more than one correct option.
  • In Section 2 students got 4 marks for correct answer while ‘0’ if not attempted and ‘-2’ in all other cases.
  • Section 3 contained 2 “match the following” type questions and you will have to match entries in Column I with the entries in Column II.
  • In Section 3 for each entry in Column I, students got credited with 2 marks for correct answer, ‘0’ if not attempted and ‘-1’ in all other cases.

JEE Advanced 2015 results would be declared on June 18, 2015; while the online filling of choices through joint seat allocation process would commence on June 25, 2015.