JoSAA 2021 Cutoff for IITs: Check Opening & Closing Ranks

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Updated on Sep 22, 2022 18:24 IST

JoSAA has announced the round 6 cutoffs for admission to IITs for the year 2021. Read on to know more.


JoSAA 2021 Cutoffs for IITs are the closing ranks after which candidates will not be allowed for admission to a stream or an institute. JoSAA 2021 cut-off marks for IITs can be checked on this page. Those candidates who appeared in the JoSAA 2021 counselling can check the cutoff for IITs as soon as the same is announced by the authority after completion of every round.

Candidates will be able to check the cutoff of IITs for BTech streams online on the official website of JoSAA 2021 Counselling.

Candidates must note that the cutoff of IITs for all engineering branches will vary for institutes, engineering branches, categories and gender. Candidates must note that the JoSAA released the IITs cutoff for all engineering branches after considering various factors such as seat availability and choices entered by students.

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The JoSAA cutoff for IITs is used for screening students during counselling and the seat allotment process. In addition to the JoSAA 2021 cutoff, candidates must also fulfil the general eligibility criteria of the institutes. Read below to know more about the JoSAA cutoff for IITs.

JoSAA IIT Cutoff 2021

Candidates will be able to check the IITs Cutoff for all branches after every round of JoSAA 2021 Counselling in the table below. JoSAA cutoff 2021 for round 6 has been updated. The cutoff will be different for each institute, course, category, gender and state quota.

JoSAA 2021 IIT Cutoff (Round 6)

Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi

Indian Institute of Technology (ISM) Dhanbad

Indian Institute of Technology Bhilai

Indian Institute of Technology Bhubaneswar

Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Indian Institute of Technology Dharwad

Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar

Indian Institute of Technology Goa

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati

Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad

Indian Institute of Technology Indore

Indian Institute of Technology Jammu

Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology Madras

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi

Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad

Indian Institute of Technology Patna

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology Ropar

Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati


JoSAA 2021 Cutoff for IITs: Determining Factors

While preparing the cutoff of IITs for top Engineering branches, the authorities will consider the following factors:

  • The difficulty level of JEE Advanced 2021
  • Number of seats available for admission
  • Previous years’ cutoff trends
  • Number of applicants in each institute
  • Number of candidates who appeared for JEE Advanced 2021

Candidates must keep in mind that the cutoff for 2021 may vary from last year’s. The authority will release the cutoff or closing rank after the completion of all rounds.

FAQs Regarding JoSAA 2021 Cutoff for IITs

Q. How many IITs are in India?

A. There are a total of 23 IITs in India of which 16 IITs are established after 2004.

Q. Which are seven old IITs?

A. The seven old IITs are IIT Bombay, IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur, IIT Kanpur, IIT Roorkee, IIT Guwahati and IIT Delhi.

Q. Which IIT can I get with 5000 rank?

A. You can get computer science in IIT BHU, Hyderabad; Electrical Engineering in IIT BHU, Roorkee and Hyderabad; and Mechanical Engineering in IIT Kanpur, Kharagpur and Roorkee. For more details use’s JEE Advanced College Predictor.

Q. Which IIT can I get with 1000 rank?

A. A rank within 1000 can help candidates get into any of the top IITs like Bombay, Delhi, Madras, Kanpur and Kharagpur.

Q. Is IIT better than NIT?

A. There is no doubt that all the old IITs are better than any NITs. Though few new IITs are below NITs in the ranking, all the IITs are at the same level in terms of studies, faculty and placements.

Q. Which is better IIT or IIIT?

A. There is no doubt that all the IITs are better than any IIITs in terms of studies, faculty and placements.

Q. Which is the No 1 IIT in India?

A. As per the NIRF 2021 ranking, IIT Madras is the top-ranked institute among all the IITs followed by IIT Delhi and IIT Bombay.

Q. Is IIT Hyderabad better than NIT Trichy?

A. For Computer Science, IIT Hyderabad is an excellent place that can be considered comparable to NIT Trichy. However, for every other engineering branch, NIT Trichy is far better than IIT Hyderabad.

Q. Which IIT has the best placement?

A. All IITs offer good placements to their students. Some of the institutes with excellent placement records are IIT Sonepat, IIT Manipur and IIT Lucknow.

Q. How can I get a good rank in JEE Advanced?

A. Set realistic goals and study plans and stick to them. Stay motivated and do not give up. Practice mock tests and solve as many questions as possible of JEE Advanced exam level.

Q. Can we get into IIT without JEE Main/JEE Advanced?

A. No, IITs do not offer admission to various undergraduate or double degree programmes without JEE Main/JEE Advanced.

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Student having rank 124536 can niit for cse if not please suggest me best cse college

Reply to Devashish Sharma



a year ago

Which institute can I get with 36000 rank

Reply to Yashugarg

please check your answers for the questions which IIT i cn get with 5000 rank ? and IIT Placements ? YOU Gave wrong answers

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Priyanka Meena

a year ago

Meri jee main me rank 165000 h Or evc student me rank 2274 h to mujhe cse me konsi nit mil skti h ya dusre subject me konsi nit mil sakti hai

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Akash Tomer

a year ago

Please click on the link below to know about the institute you may get:
JEE Advanced:
JEE Main:


M Shoban Rao

a year ago

Sir my all india rank is 79000 And ews rank is 13000, can I get cse in raipur or patna or Jamshedpur

Reply to M Shoban Rao

Akash Tomer

a year ago

Please click on the link below to know about the institute you may get:
JEE Advanced:
JEE Main:

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