JEE Main Counselling & Seat Allotment 2018

JEE Main Counselling & Seat AllotmentJEE Main Counselling & Seat Allotment 2018 – Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will hold the JEE Main 2018 counselling and seat allotment for all the qualified candidates of the engineering entrance exam. To be able to participate in JEE Main counselling and seat allotment 2018, candidates will have to register themselves first and then follow the step-wise procedure of the same. The counselling and seat allotment of JEE Main 2018 candidates will be conducted on the basis of their merit, choice filling and availability of seats. During seat allotment, JoSAA will first allot the seats to candidates in two mock rounds. This will help them to know the seats, they could be allotted on the basis of their choice filling in JEE Main. After mock rounds of allotment, seven main rounds of seat allotment will be conducted for candidates. The step wise procedure of JEE Main counselling and seat allotment can be checked by candidates from the complete article given below. 

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Dates (Tentative)

1

Registration & Choice Filling Process

Third week of June 2018

2

Mock Allotment Round 1

Third week of June 2018

3

Mock Allotment Round 2

Third week of June 2018

4

First Round of Seat allotment

Fourth week of June 2018

5

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Fourth week of June 2018

6

Second Round of Seat allotment

First week of July 2018

7

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

First week of July 2018

8

Third Round of Seat allotment

First week of July 2018

9

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Second week of July 2018

10

Fourth Round of Seat allotment

Second week of July 2018  

11

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Second week of July 2018

12

Fifth Round of Seat allotment

Third week of July 2018

13

Withdrawal/ Seat Allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Third week of July 2018

14

Sixth Round of Seat allotment

Third week of July 2018

15

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Fourth week of July 2018

16

Seventh Round of Seat Allotment

Fourth week of July 2018

 17

Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre

Fourth week of July 2018

JEE Main 2018 Counselling and Seat Allotment for different category candidates in different institutes

 

For IITs & IIITs

All India - It is open for all candidates

 

For NITs

  • Home State candidates – Only for candidates who have the same state code of eligibility as that of the institute.

  • Other State candidates – Candidates not from the home state will belong to the other state.

For GFTIs

  • For Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi and IIEST Shibpur- candidates from home state and other state.

  • For Assam University – All India and home state candidates

  • Other GFTIs – Only All India candidates

JEE Main Counselling & Seat Allotment 2018 Procedure

The counselling and seat allotment of JEE Main 2018 involves the following steps :

Step 1 – Online Registration

Step 2 - Online Choice Filling & Locking

Step 3 – Seat Allotment

Step 4 – Payment of Fee & Seat Acceptance

Step 5 – Verification of Documents

Step 6 – Final Reporting at the Allotted Institute

 

Candidates can read the JEE Main counselling and seat allotment 2018 steps in detail as given below:

Step 1 – Online Registration: Candidates will have to register themselves online by providing their JEE Main 2018 roll number and password.

Step 2 - Online Choice Filling & Locking: In this step, candidates will have to fill and lock their choice of colleges and B.Tech programmes in the order of their preference as seat allotment will be done on the same basis. 

Step 3 - Seat Allotment: Candidates will be allotted seats in this step on the basis of their merit, choice filling and availability of seats. But, before the actual seat allotment, mock allotment of seats will take place in two rounds. This will allow candidates to know the seat allotment process and this way, they will also be able to know and choose better preferences for themselves in the main rounds.

Step 4 – Payment of Fee & Seat Acceptance: After the allotment of seat, candidates will have to choose any one of the following options :

Freeze – In case, candidates are satisfied with their seat allotment and do not wish to participate in the further seat allotment rounds, they will have to choose this option.

Float – In case, candidates need to keep the seat allotted and also wish to upgrade their seat, they must follow this option.

Slide – In this case, candidates accept the seat allotted and wish to upgrade the course in the same institute, they will have to stick to this option.

Withdraw – In case, if candidates have already accepted the seat, they can withdraw the seat by reporting at the institute allotted before the last round of seat allotment.

Candidates will have to pay the fees through SBI Net Banking/ e-Challan. The seat acceptance fee is Rs. 45,000 for all the candidates except SC/ ST/ SC-PwD/ ST-PwD/ GEN-PwD/ OBC-NCL-PwD. Candidates who belong to SC/ ST/ SC-PwD/ ST-PwD/ GEN-PwD/ OBC-NCL-PwD categories will have to pay Rs. 20,000 as seat acceptance fee.

 

Step 5 – Verification of Documents: In this step, candidates will have to get their documents verified at the help centres. The following documents have to be verified by the candidates:

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

  • Provisional JoSAA seat allotment letter

  • Photo identity card

  • Proof of seat acceptance fee payment

  • JEE Main 2018 Admit Card

  • Date of birth proof

  • JEE Main 2017 Score Card

  • Class XII Mark sheet

  • Category certificate (if applicable)

Step 6 – Final Reporting at the Allotted Institute: Candidates will have to report at the institute allotted after verification of documents. They also need to pay the balance fees in the institute.

 

The information is this article has been based on previous year's brochure. It will be updated as soon as new information comes up.

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