JoSAA JEE Main 2024 Counselling: Cutoff, Seat Allotment, Documents Required, Fees

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JEE Main 2024 Counselling: NIT Surathkal will conduct two special round of CSAB counselling 2024 for vacant seats beginning July 25, 2024. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) announced the round 5 seat allotment on July 17, 2024. Candidates can check their JEE Main Counselling 2024 seat allotment through the JoSAA portal. Candidates with allotted seats must confirm their admission online and deposit the fees as per the date mentioned in their provisional allotment letter.

A total of 5 rounds of JEE Main 2024 counselling was conducted. The round-wie JoSAA Counselling 2024 dates and JEE Main Counselling schedule for all five rounds can be checked here.

All candidates with a valid JEE Main 2024 score are eligible for admission to BTech courses at NITs, IIITs, and GFTIs. To participate in the counselling, candidates must register online on the website and fill in choices of their preferred institutes and branches.

Candidates who appear in JEE Main 2024 are eligible to participate in the counselling for admission to all the participating institutes of JoSAA through JEE Main scores. Candidates with a rank in JEE Advanced will be admitted to IITs through JoSAA.  Admissions to all 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs and GFTIs will be through JoSAA counselling. The allotment of seats will be based on choices filled by the candidates during JoSAA 2024 registration. Candidates must go through JoSAA eligibility criteria before appearing in the counselling process.

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Q:   Who can participate in JoSAA Counselling?

A:
All the candidates who have qualified JEE Main or JEE Advanced can participate in JoSAA counselling and seat allotment process. The eligibility criteria for JEE Main and JEE Advanced exams are set by the National Testing Agency (NTA) and the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), respectively. JoSAA Counselling is the centralised counselling process for admission to the participating institutes in India, which include the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), National Institutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), and other government-funded technical institutes (GFTIs).
 

Q:   When was the JoSAA 2024 registration process started?

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The dates for the JoSAA 2024 counselling were announced by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). The  JoSAA 2024 registration started on June 10, 2024. The only candidates who can register for JoSAA counselling are those who meet the requirements for both JEE Main and JEE Advanced in 2024. Candidates can complete their course selections and institute online at josaa.nic.in, the JoSAA's official website. Candidates must finish the choice-filling procedure by selecting their preferred engineering streams and institutes after completing their JoSAA 2024 registration. JoSAA will assign seats to candidates based on their choices and the availability of seats in participating institutes.

 

Q:   Can I participate in JEE Main counselling next round if I do not accept the seat allotted to me in previous rounds?

A:
The process of JEE Main counselling and seat allotment consists of several processes. Once a seat is allotted to a candidate, he/she has the option of Accept and Freeze and Accept and Float. If a candidate is satisfied with the allotted seat and selects the first option, he/she cannot participate in the next round counselling. If the candidate is not satisfied with the allotted seat, he/she can select the second option trough which he/she can participate in the next round counselling with the current seat.
 

JEE Main Counselling 2024 Highlights

  • JoSAA organises a combined counselling process for admission of JEE Main and JEE Advanced qualified candidates in IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs.
  • The counselling for vacant seats after JoSAA counselling will be organised by Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB)
  • Supernumerary seats in colleges of the North East and Union Territories locations are allocated by special counselling CSAB NEUT
  • Central Seat Allocation Board will also conduct a separate counselling procedure CSAB SFTI for 18 Self Financing Technical Institutes (SFTIs).

Q:   What documents are required to participate in JEE Main counselling?

A:
To participate in the JEE Main counselling, candidates will need to upload the following documents at the time of JoSAA registration. Class 10 mark sheet/certificate Class 12 Certificate of category (if applicable) PwD Certificate (if applicable) After the seat allotment, while reporting to the institute, candidates will also need to submit documents like JoSAA seat allotment letter, JEE Main/Advanced admit card, Gap Certificate (if gap after class 12).. .
 

Q:   What is the fee to participate in JEE Main Counselling?

A:
There is no fees for JoSAA counselling registration. Candidates can register for the counselling and participate in the counselling without any fees. However, candidates need to pay the seat confirmation fees once the seat is allotted to them. The fees for seat confirmation would vary for various categories and has to be paid online.
 

JEE Main 2024 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of JEE Main 2024 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

17 Jul '24

Round 5 Seat Allotment

10 Jul '24

Round 4 Seat Allotment

04 Jul '24

Round 3 Seat Allotment

JEE Main 2024 CSAB Special Round Counselling

CSAB conducts centralised counselling for four categories as mentioned below:

1. CSAB Special Round: For vacant seats after JoSAA final round for all NITs, IIITs and CFTIs across India

2. CSAB NEUT: For supernumerary seats in NITs for Union Territories, and in some AICTE-approved institutes for North East and Union Territories (NEUT). CSAB counselling process will be conducted for 12 North East and Union Territories which includes Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Andaman & Nicobar and Lakshadweep.

3. CSAB Supernumerary: For the supernumerary round of counselling for Union Territories (UTs) of Andaman & Nicobar, Dadar & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Lakshadweep & Khandvi

  • The Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) will conduct two special rounds of JEE Main counselling after the conclusion of the JoSAA 2024 seat allotment process.
  • CSAB Special rounds are conducted for seats that remain vacant after seven rounds of JoSAA counselling.
  • Candidates who have a valid JEE Main 2024 score can participate in the special round of counselling.
  • CSAB 2024 registrations for special round counselling will begin on July 24, 2024.

JEE Main Eligibility for Admission to Participating Institutes

The eligibility criteria for admission to various participating institutes will be released by JoSAA. Check the details below.

JEE Main eligibility for admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs, SFIs

The authority will offer admission to BTech/BArch/planning courses in the NITs, IIITs and GFTIs based on All India Rank (AIR). All candidates need to have minimum 75% marks in class 12 examination (for SC/ST candidates the minimum requirement is 65% in class 12). 

JEE Main eligibility criteria for BArch and BPlan admission

  • Architecture students have to pass the qualifying examination with 50% marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry and 50% in aggregate of the qualifying exam.
  • For BPlanning candidates should have passed class XII or qualifying exam with 50% in Mathematics and 50% in aggregate of the qualifying exam.

JEE Main eligibility for other institutions

  • The above criteria will also apply to other Technical Institutions participating in counselling through JoSAA/CSAB.
  • In case a State opts to admit students to the engineering Colleges affiliated with State Universities, the State may prepare a separate rank list based on criteria decided by them.
  • Provisional seat allotment letter
  • Original JEE Main 2024 admit card
  • One passport size photograph same as uploaded during the application form filled up
  • JEE Main 2024 scorecard issued by NTA
  • Proof of Photo ID by government
  • Class XII board mark sheet
  • Category and Medical certificate (if any)

Q:   Can I participate in JoSAA counselling if I don't have 75% marks in class 12?

A:

It is mandatory to have minimum 75% marks (65% for reserved category) in class 12 to take admission in IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs. Candidates should apply for JoSAA conselling only if they fulfill all the conditions of eligibility. However, many institutes admit students on the basis of JEE Main where there is no requirement of minimum marks in class 12. 

 

Q:   Is a domicile Certificate required for admission to NITs?

A:
For joining IIT/NIT/IIIT through JEE, candidates are not required to provide a domicile Certificate. It is only NIT where admission is offered against the Home State quota and it is not determined on the basis of the state to which you belong but on the basis of the state in which you appear for your 12th board exam. The domicile Certificate is not required during JoSAA counseling. The candidates are given admission based on their JEE score.
 

Documents Required for JEE Main Counselling 2024

The counselling of JEE Main is completely online and candidates need to register online on the JoSAA portal. Given below is a list of all the documents that are required for registering and participating in JEE Main 2024 counselling.

  • Provisional JEE Main seat allotment result

  • 3 passport-size photographs (the same as uploaded during registration)

  • Photo identity card

  • Proof of fee payment (seat acceptance)

  • Proof of Date of birth

  • JEE Main Admit Card 2024

  • Marks sheet of Class XII examination

  • JEE Main 2024 scorecard

  • Category certificate (if applicable)

Q:   Where can I check JEE Main counselling dates?

A:
The schedule of JEE Main counselling will be announced soon on the JoSAA website. As per the information available on the website, counselling registration will start on June 13. The detailed round-wise schedule of counselling will be released soon. Candidates can also check the details about the JoSAA counselling schedule on the Shiksha page.
 

Q:   Is a domicile Certificate required for admission to NITs?

A:
For joining IIT/NIT/IIIT through JEE, candidates are not required to provide a domicile Certificate. It is only NIT where admission is offered against the Home State quota and it is not determined on the basis of the state to which you belong but on the basis of the state in which you appear for your 12th board exam. The domicile Certificate is not required during JoSAA counseling. The candidates are given admission based on their JEE score.
 

Q:   How many rounds are there in JEE Main counselling?

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The Joint Seat Allocation Authority JoSAA will conduct at total of six rounds counselling and seat allotment process. Earlier, up to 2021, JoSAA were conducted in seven rounds in 2022 the counselling was conducted in six rounds. It is expected that JEE Main counselling 2023 will also have a total of six rounds. The exact schedule with the number of rounds will be announced soon on the official website JoSAA. Nic. In.
 

JEE Main 2024 Counselling Procedure

The counselling of JEE Main 2024 consists of various processes. Candidates need to complete each step to participate in the counselling. The detailed step-by-step procedure of counselling is described here.

Step 1: Registration - Firstly, candidates have to visit the official website of JoSAA. Candidates who will appear in JEE Main 2024 or JEE Advanced 2024 need to register to participate in the counselling. Below are steps to fill the JoSAA 2024 registration form online:

  • Visit the official website of JoSAA
  • On the login page, enter JEE Main 2024 application number, password and security pin.
  • Read the instructions and click on the 'I Agree' option
  • JoSAA counselling form will be displayed
  • Fill the form and click on ‘Confirm Registration’

Step 2: Choice filling & locking: In the second step, candidates will be required to lock their college and course preferences. Seats will be allotted to aspirants based on their availability and choices filled by them. Below are the steps of online choice filling and locking.

  • On the online form, select a choice of colleges and courses
  • Candidates can opt for edit/change/delete choices
  • After verifying, lock the choices
  • Candidates can lock their choices after each round of counselling

Step 3: JEE Main 2024 Seat Allotment - Seats will be allocated to the candidates based on their ranks obtained in JEE Main 2024/JEE Advanced 2024. Mock seat allotment by JoSAA was also conducted in two rounds. Candidates who will be allotted seats will be required to confirm their admission by paying the admission confirmation fee and reporting to the allotted institute as per the specified dates. 

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Step 4: Payment of admission fees - After the seat allotment procedure, candidates have to pay the counselling fees and confirm their seats. Candidates have to pay the seat acceptance fee for the allotted seats through Net Banking/e-Challan. All the required documents will be verified at the reporting centre. After verification of the documents and payment of the fee, a provisional admission letter will be issued to the candidates.

However, if candidates are not satisfied with the allotted seat then they can use float, freeze, slide and withdraw.

  • Float: Candidates who wish to keep the allotted seat or upgrade their seat, can choose this option.

  • Freeze: In case candidates are satisfied with their allocated seats and do not want to participate in further rounds of counselling they can select the 'Freeze' option.

  • Slide: Candidates who want to accept the allotted seat and upgrade the programme in the same college/institute, can select the 'Slide' option.

  • Withdraw: Candidates who have already accepted the seat, but want to withdraw the seat can choose this option by reporting at the allotted institute before the final round of JEE Main 2024 seat allotment.

JEE Main Counselling 2024 Fee Payment

Sl.No.

Category

Amount (Rs.)

1

SC/ ST/ ST-PwD/ SC-PwD/ OBC-NCL-PwD/ GEN-PwD

20,000

2

Others candidates

45,000

Step 5: Reporting to the centre for document verification - In this step, candidates have to carry their original documents and report to the allotted JoSAA 2024 reporting centre. If in case, candidates fail to report to the centre or do not produce all the necessary documents, their candidature might get cancelled. Candidates must keep multiple copies of all the documents for verification and seat confirmation. Below are the documents required for JEE Main 2024 seat allotment.

Step 6: Final reporting to the allotted institute - This is the final step of JEE Main 2024 counselling. Candidates have to report to the allotted institute and pay the balance fees within the prescribed timeline.

Q:   What is the process to accept the allotted seat in JEE Main counselling?

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Once a candidate is allotted a seat, he/she need to login to the JoSAA candidate portal and chose the Accept and Freeze option. After the option is selected, candidate will be issued a provisional seat allotment letter with details of college and branch with details of seat confirmation fee to be paid. Candidate will need to pay the fees online through credit/debit card or internet banking. Once the fee payment is done, the seat allotment will be confirmed.
 

Q:   Is there any mock seat allotment in JEE Main counselling?

A:
JEE Main counselling do have the provision of mock seat allotment. JoSAA will conduct a total of two rounds mock seat allotment where candidates can check which college they get based on the choice filled by them. Candidates after registering for the counselling have to enter their preferred choice of college and branch in the order of preference. The allotment of seats will be made on the basis of All India Rank and choices filled by the candidate.
 

JEE Main 2024 Seat Allotment and Admission process - Important Points

  • Candidates will be offered admission based on the choices filled by them and JEE Main All India Rank (AIR) 2024 through JEE Main seat allocation process.
  • The candidates will be able to make their choices online for branches/programs and institutes at an appropriate time.
  • The verification of documents will be done at the time of the seat allocation process/admission.
  • During this process, the conducting authority will verify different records regarding age, identification, qualifying examination, state of eligibility, category and disability (if any) of the candidate.
  • Candidates who fail to produce any of the documents, will not be considered for admission.
  • Candidates belonging to Gen-EWS, SC, ST, OBC and PwD categories will be required to produce the original certificate as per prescribed formats issued by the competent authority at the time of JEE Main 2024 seat allotment process as well as at the time of admission.

Q:   How can I check JoSAA 2024 seat allocation results?

A:

The JoSAA seat allocation results will be checked by the candidates on the official JoSAA website. Candidates will have to log in to their JoSAA account using their registration details and can view their seat allocation status, institute, and branch allotted to them. The official website also provides information on how to proceed after the seat allocation, including reporting to the allotted institute within the specified timeframe.

 

Q:   What is Floating option in JoSAA counselling?

A:

If a candidate is not satisfied with the seat allotted to him or her, then they will have options (Floating, Freezing, or Sliding) to proceed further. Scroll down to know about the floating option.
Floating: Basically, this option is for those candidates who wish to accept the offered seat but are also looking for a seat in a better or higher preferred college or course.

 

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The JoSAA 2024 cutoff has been released for all 5 rounds. Candidates can check here the JoSAA 2023 cutoff for all six rounds. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority has released the round-wise seat allotments for various programs offered by 107 participating institutes including the IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs.

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JEE Main 2024 Counselling FAQs

Check below for the JEE Main Counselling 2024 frequently asked questions.

Q:   Where can I check round-wise cutoff for all rounds of JEE Main counselling?

A:
The round-wise cutoff ranks for JEE Main counselling can be checked on the JoSAA portal at jossa. Nic. In. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority is the organizing body of JEE Main counselling. The cutoff for each round for all the participating institutes and branch/specializations are made available on the JoSAA portal. Candidates can also check JEE Main cutoff for NITs, IIITs and GFTIs on the Shiksha page.
 

Q:   Can I participate in JEE Main counselling next round if I do not accept the seat allotted to me in previous rounds?

A:
The process of JEE Main counselling and seat allotment consists of several processes. Once a seat is allotted to a candidate, he/she has the option of Accept and Freeze and Accept and Float. If a candidate is satisfied with the allotted seat and selects the first option, he/she cannot participate in the next round counselling. If the candidate is not satisfied with the allotted seat, he/she can select the second option trough which he/she can participate in the next round counselling with the current seat.
 

Q:   Do I need to pay any fees once seat is allotted in JEE Main counselling?

A:
Candidates will need to pay a certain amount of fees once the provisional seat allotment is made. The details of fees to be paid will be mentioned in the provisional seat allotment letter. Once the candidates pay the required fees, the seat allotted to the candidate will be confirmed and final allotment letter will be issued. The amount of fees will vary for various category of candidates.
 

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To secure a seat in the Mining Engineering branch at MBM Engineering College or CTAE Udaipur with a rank of 214000 in JEE Main is highly unlikely. With the rank of 214000 in JEE Mains, securing a seat in a government college for any engineering branch, including Mining Engineering, is challenging.

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