JEE Main Cutoff Marks and Ranks FAQs 2018

JEE Main Cutoff Marks and Ranks FAQsJEE Main Cutoff Marks and Ranks FAQs 2018: Candidates can check the detailed JEE Main 2018 cutoff marks and ranks FAQs from the article below. All of the commonly asked questions regarding the cutoff marks and ranks have been answered in the JEE Main cutoff marks and ranks FAQs. The questions range from the qualifying marks to the category wise cutoff for admissions into the various participating institutes of JEE Main. Each question has been answered so that the candidates can refer to the cutoff marks and ranks FAQs of JEE Main 2018. The closing ranks of the top NITs, IIITs and CFTIs are also provided in the JEE Main Cutoff marks and ranks FAQs. For more information, read the full article on JEE Main Cutoff Marks and Ranks FAQs 2018.

 

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Q. What is the qualifying marks for JEE Main?

Ans: The qualifying marks for JEE Main is subject to change every year due to the various factors involved. The exact qualifying marks for next year cannot be informed unless the entrance examination is completed.

 

Q. I have passed in JEE Main 2018. Can I appear for JEE Advanced or is there a specific cutoff for this?

Ans: To appear for JEE Advanced, the candidates will need to be under the top 2,20,000 qualified candidates of JEE Main 2018 examination. Only these candidates will have a chance of being allotted seats in the B.Tech seats in IITs.

 

Q. What is the category wise cutoff for JEE Main 2018?

Ans: The category wise cutoff for JEE Main will be subject to change every year. The cutoff will depend on the different factors of the JEE Main 2018 examination. The candidates can check the range of cutoff marks given below which is based on the previous year cutoff ranks:

General Category – 81 to 113

OBC – NCL – 49 to 74

SC – 32 to 53

ST – 27 to 48

 

Q. In case of a low rank, should I take a drop and prepare or check for admissions in private colleges?

Ans: JEE Main 2018 scores are accepted by many state level and private engineering institutes. Instead of a drop, the candidate can apply for admission in these institutes. However, if the candidate only wishes for admissions into NITs, IIITs and CFTIs, then the candidates will have to drop a year and prepare hard for the next year.

 

Q. What is the cutoff and admission process for students from Nepal, Bhutan or Bangladesh? Is there any reservation or specific quota for them?

Ans: The students from Nepal, Bhutan or Bangladesh will have to apply for JEE Main 2018 through Foreign category. The candidates will have to fill and submit the application form to attempt the JEE Main 2018 exam. Unfortunately, there is no special reservation or quota for foreign category.

 

Q. My parents were Indian and now all of us are foreign passport holders; but I have studied in India since class 2. Can I apply for JEE Main 2018? Which category will I come under?

Ans: If your parents hold the Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) certificate then you will be able to apply for JEE Main 2018 under that category. Otherwise, you will have to fill the application form under Foreign category.

 

Q. What is the JEE Main Cutoff for NITs?

Ans:  The candidates can check the general category closing rank for the top 10 NITs from the table given below.

 

JEE Main Cutoff for NITs

Name  of the Institute

Courses

Closing Rank (Home State)

Closing Rank (Other State)

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

Chemical Engineering

18919

20237

Civil Engineering

15294

20427

Computer Science and Engineering

4539

5931

Electrical Engineering

9416

13227

Electronics and Communication Engineering

8167

9237

Mechanical Engineering

10643

13321

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

28810

29271

National Institute of Technology, Calicut

Biotechnology Engineering

33271

28524

Chemical Engineering

32892

21692

Civil Engineering

32218

20560

Computer Science Engineering

15208

6616

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

22455

13181

Electronics and Communication Engineering

19827

9612

Engineering Physics

28880

16138

Mechanical Engineering

17768

13229

Production Engineering

34777

24011

National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Computer Science & Engineering

5173

2940

Mechanical Engineering

17402

8292

Civil Engineering

28408

14263

Electronics & Communication Engineering

7875

5539

Chemical Engineering

20826

12396

Electrical & Electronics Engineering

14037

7572

Information Technology

10327

5269

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

28700

18158

Mining Engineering

32608

22552

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

Architecture Engineering

4216

1712

Biomedical Engineering

45043

30585

Biotechnology Engineering

37278

28407

Ceramic Engineering

36733

32935

Chemical Engineering

25126

19874

Civil Engineering

25136

16316

Computer Science Engineering

11429

6396

Electrical Engineering

18186

11825

Electronics and Communication Engineering

13539

8837

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

21357

13346

Food Process Engineering

47089

33150

Industrial Design

34485

29804

Mechanical Engineering

16679

12898

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

31862

25682

Mining Engineering

31317

25473

National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli

Chemical Engineering

17930

11579

Civil Engineering

23156

11313

Computer Science and Engineering

4912

2120

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

9937

5309

Electronics and Communication Engineering

6929

3747

Instrumentation and Control Engineering

14188

11036

Mechanical Engineering

11208

4677

Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

23535

17505

Production Engineering

21896

16229

To know the NIT cutoffs, the candidates can read JEE Main Cutoff for NITs.

 

Q. What is the JEE Main Cutoff for IIITs?

Ans: The general closing rank of the top 10 IIITs can be checked below:

 

JEE Main Cutoff for IIITs

Name of the Institute

Courses

Closing Rank

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Gwalior

Computer Science and Engineering

12736

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Kancheepuram

Computer Science Engineering

15995

Electronics and Communication Engineering with specialization in Design and Manufacturing

19961

Mechanical Engineering with specialization in Design and Manufacturing

26086

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur

Computer Science Engineering

16542

Electronics & Communication Engineering

23714

Mechanical Engineering

29314

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Vadodara

Computer Science Engineering

26827

Information Technology

31351

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kottayam

Computer Science Engineering

33239

The candidates can check JEE Main Cutoff for IIITs to know more about the cutoff range.

 

Q. What is the JEE Main Cutoff for CFTIs?

Ans: The candidates can check the closing JEE Main ranks for the top 10 CFTIs from the table given below.

 

JEE Main Cutoff for CFTIs

Name of the Institute

Course

Closing Rank

School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi

Architecture

523

Planning

2052

School of Planning & Architecture, Bhopal

Architecture

1017

Planning

3214

Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research and Management - Ahmedabad

Civil Engineering

35299

Electrical Engineering

33128

Mechanical Engineering

30166

Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur

Chemical Engineering

50601

Civil Engineering

49669

Computer Science and Engineering

42636

Electronics and Communication Engineering

48473

Industrial and Production Engineering

52261

Information Technology

49246

Mechanical Engineering

49612

J.K. Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, Department of Electronics & Communication, University of Allahabad- Allahabad

Computer Science and Engineering

35357

Electronics and Communication Engineering

38512

For more information about the admission cutoff range, the candidates can read JEE Main  Cutoff for CFTIs

 

For more detailed information read JEE Main FAQs 2018 (Frequently Asked Questions)

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