The examination was conducted in two shifts. IIT Delhi is conducting the examinations across the country. Candidates have entered the examination centres by wearing masks and carrying hand sanitizers. Candidates had received clear instructions to maintain all social distancing protocols. They reported their examination centres well in advance.
Both Paper 1 and Paper 2 were compulsory. “The responses of only those candidates who have appeared in both Paper 1 and Paper 2 will be evaluated/graded,” said a centre superintendent in Bhubaneswar.
Results will be declared on October 05. Category-wise All India Ranks (AIR) of successful candidates will be available through the JEE (Advanced) 2020 online portal after the results are declared. “Text messages will also be sent to the candidates to their registered mobile numbers,” said the IIT Delhi sources.
Through JEE (Advanced), IITs offer admission into undergraduate (UG) courses leading to a Bachelor’s, Integrated Master’s or Bachelor-Master dual degree in engineering, sciences or architecture.
The JEE Main examination was started from September 1 and continued till September 6. It was conducted in 26 examination centres of state’s seven cities.