After the declaration of JEE Main result, CBSE has announced the JEE Main cutoff on 27th April 2017. JEE Main 2017 cutoff is also the JEE Advanced qualifying marks. After the JEE Main Examination, the different coaching institutes such as Allen Kota, Aakash, Resonance, Motion Education etc. released the expected JEE Main cutoff.
It was expected that the JEE Main cutoff will be same as the previous year and it will lie between 95-100. The JEE Main cutoff is the minimum required marks to qualify the JEE Main Exam and further advanced to the JEE Advanced.
This cutoff will let them know in which institute they can apply according to their rank. The JEE Main cutoff varies according to the category. So the candidate will have to qualify the cutoff according to his/her category. Admissions in all institutes like IITs, NITs, and GFTIs will be based on the JEE Main Ranks. To know more about JEE Main cutoff, read this complete article.
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Only 2,20,000 top students of JEE Main will be selected for the JEE Advanced examination cutoff. Through JEE Advanced, the candidate will be offered the admissions into IITs. Last year 2,00,000 students were shortlisted for the JEE Advanced and this year 2,20,000 students are selected for JEE Advanced.
JEE Main Cutoff Important Dates
|1||JEE Main exam (Offline)||2nd April 2017|
|2||JEE Main exam (Online)||8th & 9th April 2017|
|3||Declaration of JEE Main cutoff for paper-I (Online & Offline)||27th April 2017|
|4||Declaration of JEE Main cutoff for paper-II||27th May 2017|
Factors Affecting JEE Main Cutoff
Examination Authorities consider different factors to prepare the Cutoff of JEE Main. All factors are listed below:
- Number of Applicants participating in the Examination.
- Number of Questions in Examination.
- Level of Difficulty of examination.
- Performance level of applicants.
- Previous Year’s cutoff.
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JEE Main cutoff Trends
The JEE Main cutoff is continuously decreasing from the last 5 years as shown in the below table. The reason behind is an increase in the number of shortlisted candidates for the JEE Advanced and difficulty level of the JEE Main exam. As we can see from the table the cutoff for JEE Main exam is lowest for this year.
JEE Main 2017 Cutoff Expected By Coaching Institutes
|S.No.||Category||Motion Education||Plancess||Resonance||Sri Chaitanya||Super 30|
|1||Common Merit List (CML)||100-105||110||101||>=95||100|
JEE Main Cutoff 2016 for NITs
|S.No.||Name Of NIT||Official Website||Opening Rank||Closing Rank|
|1||Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad||www.mnnit.ac.in/||4||28,453|
|2||Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal||www.manit.ac.in/||6||27,275|
|3||National Institute of Technology, Calicut||www.nitc.ac.in||11||29,053|
|4||National Institute of Technology, Durgapur||www.nitdgp.ac.in||69||45,159|
|5||National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur||nith.ac.in/||54||87,902|
|6||Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur||www.mnit.ac.in/||8||27,987|
|7||Dr. B. R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar||www.nitj.ac.in/||40||71,301|
|8||National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur||www.nitjsr.ac.in/||57||35,764|
|9||National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra||www.nitkkr.ac.in/||35||29,806|
|10||Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur||www.vnit.ac.in/||14||32,360|
|11||National Institute of Technology, Patna||www.nitp.ac.in/||11||51,535|
|12||National Institute of Technology, Raipur||www.nitrr.ac.in/||26||90,465|
|13||National Institute of Technology, Rourkela||www.nitrkl.ac.in/||15||71,467|
|14||National Institute of Technology, Silchar||www.nits.ac.in/||60||58,691|
|15||National Institute of Technology, Srinagar||www.nitsri.net/||74||3,52,422|
|16||S V National Institute of Technology, Surat||www.svnit.ac.in||13||55,666|
|17||National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal||www.nitk.ac.in/||4||32,588|
|18||National Institute of Technology, Trichy||https://www.nitt.edu/||18||26,489|
|19||National Institute of Technology, Warangal||www.nitw.ac.in/||5||29,270|
|20||National Institute of Technology, Arunachal Pradesh||www.nitap.in/||39||2,15,470|
|21||National Institute of Technology Sikkim||www.nitsikkim.ac.in||169||10,26,137|
|22||National Institute of Technology, Goa||www.nitgoa.ac.in/||164||83,915|
|23||National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya||nitmeghalaya.in/||423||1,22,673|
|24||National Institute of Technology, Nagaland||nitnagaland.ac.in/||12||44,085|
|25||National Institute of Technology, Manipur||www.nitmanipur.ac.in/||18||4,59,666|
|26||National Institute of Technology Mizoram||www.nitmz.ac.in/||159||10,74,213|
|27||National Institute of Technology Uttarakhand||nituk.ac.in/||264||56366|
|28||National Institute of Technology, Delhi||nitdelhi.ac.in/||58||19,138|
|29||National Institute of Technology, Pondicherry||www.nitpy.ac.in/||182||1,43,596|
|30||National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh||www.nitandhra.ac.in/||105||37,051|
|31||National Institute of Technology, Agartala||www.nita.ac.in||36||2,82,713|
JEE Main Cutoff 2016 for GFTIs
|S.No.||Name Of Institute||Opening Rank||Closing Rank|
|1||School of Planning and Arcitecture, Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh||31||4,369|
|2||St. Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal, Punjab||368||54,300|
|3||Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya, Bilaspur, Chattisgarh||360||53,965|
|4||Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research, and Management, Ahmedabad.||234||34,156|
|5||J.K. Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, University of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh||618||35,185|
|6||Mizoram University, Aizawl||87||52,602|
|7||Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi||31||51,314|
|8||Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi Uttar Pradesh||623||53,311|
|9||School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur||833||53,916|
|10||Assam University, Silchar (Assam)||785||1,09,928|
|11||Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, Jammu and Kashmir||2,026||54,397|
|12||Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar, Uttarakhand||116||50,951|
|13||National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Aurangabad||409||37,552|
|14||School of Planning and Architecture, I.P. Estate, New Delhi||3||2,292|
|15||National Insitute of Foundary & Forge Technology, P.O. Hatia, Ranchi||22||52,253|
|16||School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh||45||4,089|
|17||Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur, Tamilnadu||1,043||49,647|