JEE Main Cutoff 2017 Category Wise (GEN/OBC/SC/ST)

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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.

Read this : JEE Advance CutOff 2017

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

S.No. Event Date
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.

S.No. Category 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
1 General 113 115 105 100 81
2 OBC-NCL 70 74 70 70 49
3 SC 50 53 50 52 32
4 ST 45 47 44 48 27

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
2 OBC-NCL 70-75 72 71 >=70 74
3 SC 50-55 52 53 >=50 55
4 ST 35-40 46 37 >=45 50

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
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