Candidates who will appear in the exam must obtain marks that meet the JEE Advanced cutoff 2020. The minimum qualifying score which an individual requires to get admission is known as the cutoff marks. Thus, candidates taking the exam must score above or equal to the cutoff. As a result, candidates with higher marks will have higher chances of admission. The cutoff of JEE advanced 2020 is released by the IIT (among 7 zonal IITs) responsible for conducting the entrance exam. The concerned authority prepares the cutoff by taking into consideration various influential factors. Candidates will be able to check the cutoff on the official portal.
Check Eligibility For Jee Advanced Exam
The cutoff marks of jee advanced 2020 exam will be released separately for each of the categories course and institutes. In addition, there are two types of cutoff namely qualifying cutoff and admission cutoff. The differences between the two are given in the table below. Candidates can also check the previous year cutoff from the article below.
Types of JEE Advanced Cutoff
There are two types of JEE advanced cutoff 2020. The first type of cutoff is qualifying cutoff and the other one is admission cutoff.
- Qualifying Cutoff: This type of cutoff must be met by the candidate in order to qualify the examination. The qualifying cutoff is released by the NTA on the official website of the entrance exam.
- Admission Cutoff: This type of cutoff must be met by the candidate to get admission in the institute under any discipline of B.Tech course. The admission cutoff is released by the Joint Seat Allocation Authority on the counselling website on behalf of the participating institutes.
Influential Factors of JEE Advanced 2020 Cutoff
While preparing the cutoff of JEE Advanced, the exam conducting authority takes into account various influential factors. These factors include the following:
- Total number of application form received by the authority for a particular programme.
- The total number of applicants taking the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced 2020.
- Total number of seat available for admission
- The difficulty level of the examination
- Category of applicants under which they are given admission
- And lastly, the trends in previous year’s cutoff
Minimum Percentage of Marks to prepare JEE Advanced Rank List 2020
The exam conducting authority will publish the merit list after announcing the JEE Advanced result 2020. The merit list will be prepared by adding the score obtained in Paper 1 and Paper 2. Further, the merit will be based on the aggregate marks secured by an applicant in the entrance examination.
The table below displays the category-wise rank list prepared depending upon the minimum percentage of marks in each subject and a minimum percentage of aggregate marks. However, the table is according to 2019.
|Category-wise Rank List||Minimum Percentage of Marks in each Subject||Minimum Percentage of Aggregate Marks|
|Common Rank List (CRL)||10.0||35.0|
|OBC-NCL Rank List||9.0||31.5|
|SC Rank List||5.0||17.5|
|ST Rank List||5.0||17.5|
|Common-PwD Rank List (CRL-PwD)||5.0||17.5|
|OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List||5.0||17.5|
|SC-PwD Rank List||5.0||17.5|
|ST-PwD Rank List||5.0||17.5|
|Preparatory Course Rank List||2.5||8.75|
Previous Year’s Cutoff of JEE Advanced 2020
Candidates can refer to the tables below containing the Joint Entrance Examination Advanced Cutoff 2020 of previous year’s. By going through these cutoffs, candidates can estimate the present year cutoff.
JEE Advanced 2018 Qualifying Cut-off
|Categories||Marks in Each Subject (min.)||Minimum Aggregate Marks||Minimum Aggregate Marks (Revised)|
|Common Rank List (CRL)||12||>126||90|
|OBC-NCL Rank List||11||114||81|
|SC Rank List||6||63||45|
|ST Rank List||6||63||45|
|Common-PwD Rank List (CRL)||6||63||45|
|OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List||6||64||45|
|SC-PwD Rank List||6||64||45|
|ST-PwD Rank List||6||64||45|
|Preparatory Course Rank List||3||32||23|
JEE Advanced 2017 Qualifying Cutoff
|Categories||PwD Status||Rank List||Min. Marks in Each Subject||Minimum Aggregate Marks|
|Any||Any||Common Rank List (CRL)||12||126|
|OBC-NCL||Any||OBC-NCL Rank List||10||115|
|SC||Any||SC Rank List||6||64|
|ST||Any||ST Rank List||6||64|
|Any||Yes||CRL-PwD Rank List||6||64|
|OBC-NCL||Yes||OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List||6||64|
|SC||Yes||SC-PwD Rank List||6||64|
|ST||Yes||ST-PwD Rank List||6||64|
|Any||Yes||PC-CRL-PwD Rank List||3||32|
|OBC-NCL||Yes||PC-OBC-NCL-PwD Rank List||3||32|
|SC||Any||PC-SC Rank List||3||32|
|SC||Yes<||PC-SC-PwD Rank List||3||32|
JEE Advanced 2016 Qualifying Cutoff
|Category>||PwD Status||Rank List||Minimum Marks in Each Subject||Min. Aggregate Marks|
|OBC-NCL||Any||OBC-NCL rank list||12||67|
|SC||Any||SC rank list||07||38|
|ST||Any||ST rank list||07||38|
|OBC-NCL||Yes||OBC-NCL-PwD rank list||07||38|
|SC||Yes||SC-PwD rank list||07||38|
|ST||Yes||ST-PwD rank list||07||38|
|For Preparatory Courses|
JEE Advanced Cutoff for Different IITs
JEE Advanced Counselling 2020
Applicants who qualify the exam and satisfy the required cutoff will be called to attend the JEE Advanced counselling 2020. This counselling process is organized by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). At the time of counselling, candidates have to fill the choice of institutes as per their preference and convenience. After the choice filling, the authority will allot seats to candidates. This seat allotment will be done on the basis of choices filled, rank obtained and availability of seats. Once the seats will be allotted to candidates they have to report at the counselling venue for verification of documents.