JEE Main Cut Off 2019 will be available after the declaration of JEE Main result. The JEE Main results for the first session was published. Candidates have been given percentile scores out of 100. You can use the percentile score and check the expected rank that will be allotted to you. The formula to check the same is available below. National Testing Agency (NTA) will release the JEE Main Cut Off Percentile within a few days. JEE Advanced Cut off will be released after the declaration of the result. The NTA has conducted the JEE Main 2019 in two sessions of January and April 2019.
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About JEE Main Cut Off 2019
JEE Main is a national level examination for engineering and architecture aspirants. It is administrated by the NTA to offer admission in B.Tech and B.Arch courses. Most of the colleges consider the JEE Main scores for providing admissions. In fact, candidates should refer to the JEE Main Previous Year Cut Off Marks in order to get a tentative idea of the qualifying marks. The JEE Main 2019 cut off will be based on certain factors like the number of applicants, the difficulty level of the examination, etc. Candidates who are looking for JEE Main Expected Cut Off 2019 can read all the details in this article.
JEE Main Expected Cut off 2019
Since the JEE Mains Session 1 is over, various news websites have released the expected JEE Main Cut Off 2019 for various subjects and categories. Candidates who want to get an idea of the expected cut off for JEE Main can do so by checking these sources below. However, one must remember that these are not the exact sources for the JEE Main Cut Off are not reliable and officially announced.
According to Times Now the JEE Main 2019: Expected Cut off after Slot 1 on Jan 10
- Physics = 30 – 35
- Chemistry = 35 – 45
- Mathematics = 25 – 30
- Overall = 85 – 105
According to Jagranjosh, the expected cutoff of JEE Mains 2019 Paper I is:
• General: 70 marks to 80 marks.
• OBC-NCL: 43 marks to 50 marks.
• For SC: 27 marks to 30 marks.
•For ST: 22 marks to 26 marks.
According to India Today, and Times of India, the recorded JEE Main cut off for this year:
- The expected cut-off will range between 72-77 marks.
JEE Main Cut Off Percentile Vs Rank: How to check rank through Percentile?
The JEE Main 2019 Result was declared on 19th January 2019 in the form of a percentile. JEE Main results have not been released in the form of raw scores. They have been published in the form of percentile score which has been drawn from the normalized score. Now the question that almost all students are asking is related to the JEE Main percentile vs the rank – how can one check the rank using the percentile score? However, candidates can check the details regarding JEE Main Cut Off Marks on this page.
JEE Main Percentile scores
The Percentile Scores are scores based on the relative performance of all those who appear for the examination. Basically, the marks obtained are transformed into a scale ranging from 100 to 0 for each session of candidates.
JEE Main Ranks
The ranks are the performance scores of the candidates that are allotted based on the candidate’s score in the examination. So, the higher the JEE Main 2019 rank, the better institute, and preference will a candidate get.
How to calculate Expected JEE Main 2019 Rank?
Well, you can check the expected rank using a formula given below. Here 874469 is the total number of candidates (in Jan session) and a percentile is the total percentile score of the candidate.
So for example, if a candidate has obtained 70 percentile, he/she can simply put 70 in the below-given formula which will result in an expected rank of 2,62,342.
Based on this formula, we have written down the JEE Main Expected Rank 2019 based on a few jee main 2019 percentile scores. Please note that this is not the final rank and a safe assumption. You too can use this method to know what your expected rank will be in the JEE Main 2019 January session.
|Percentile Scores (NTA Score)||Expected Rank|
|General||70 and above|
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JEE Main 2019 Dates
Mark all the Important dates of JEE Main 2019 on your calendar.
|JEE Main 2019 January exam||8th to 12th January 2019|
|Result declaration||19th January 2019|
|Cut off Release||4th week of January 2019|
|JEE Main 2019 April exam||6th – 20th April 2019|
|Result Declaration||30th April 2019|
|Cut off Release||4th week of April 2019|
JEE Main Cutoff 2019
The cut-off for JEE Main 2019 will be released after the results for JEE Main have been declared. Cut off is the minimum qualifying mark required to qualify an entrance test. There are cut-offs (estimated) declared by coaching institutes and there are official cut-offs that are released by the National Testing Agency. With the announcement of JEE Main result and AIR (All India Rank), the JEE Mains Cut off will also be announced.
Since NTA will conduct the JEE Main 2019 twice in a year (January and April), there are speculations that there will be three JEE Main 2019 Cut off.
- The first JEE Main 2019 cut off may be released after the January 2019 result has been released on 31st January 2019.
- The second JEE Mains cut off may be released after the April 2019 result has been announced on 30th April 2019.
- The concerned body may release the JEE Main 2019 Combined cut off after both the results have been declared.
Types of JEE Main 2019 Cutoff
There are two types of cut off. For the candidates to have a clear idea about both, the candidate can read the difference below.
JEE Main Qualifying Cutoff 2019
The JEE Main 2019 qualifying cut off will be published by the exam conducting body – NTA. This cut off was earlier released by the CBSE. The qualifying cut off is basically the qualifying marks that a candidate must obtain to be able to take the JEE Advanced. Candidates will be required to login to their student portal where they will be able to view the same. The qualifying cut off will be published along with the announcement of result. Only those candidates who meet the qualifying marks can appear in JEE Advanced.
JEE Main Admission Cutoff 2019
The JEE Main 2019 Admission Cutoff will be published by JoSAA (Joint seat allocation Authority). This jee main cut-off will be displayed on behalf of the participating institutes. The admission cut off refers to the Minimum Marks required for admission to the participating institute.
Importance of JEE Mains 2019 Cut off
The Joint Entrance Examination Main 2019 is going to be conducted soon for the first time by NTA. All aspirants must make sure that they have a clear idea about the JEE Mains 2019 cut off. To qualify a certain examination, the aspirant is required to obtain marks equal to or more than the cut-off. In a way, the cut off is also the qualifying mark. obtaining marks equal to more than the cut off will make a JEE Main aspirant eligible for counseling. Only those who have met the cut off will be listed considered for the preparation of merit list.
JEE Main 2019 Category-wise cut off
The Category wise NTA JEE Main 2019 cutoff will be released for candidates belonging to general, SC, ST, OBC (non-creamy layer) and PwD. Category wise cut off will be released for all students in order to be eligible for JEE Main Counselling. Those students who get equal to more than the cut off will be eligible to participate in JoSAA Counselling 2019.
Factors Determining the NTA JEE Main 2019 Cut off
The admission cutoff of NTA JEE Main 2019 depends on a number of factors and some of the most important ones have been mentioned below:
- Difficulty in the level of examination
- No. of candidates appearing for the examination
- Availability of Seats
- Performance of the candidate
- Previous years’ cut-off trend
NTA JEE Main Cutoff Trend Analysis
Candidates can analyze and predict the cut off of the coming year by having a closer look at the previous year cut off trends. The candidates can analyse certain factors and know if the cut off released will be high or low. But first let us see the JEE Main cut off trend for the year 2017 and 2016 given below:
JEE Main Cut off Trend 2017
|Sr. No.||Category||Cut off|
JEE Main Cut off Trend 2016
|Sr. No.||Category||Cut off|
Some of the factors that can be kept in mind are:
- The difficulty level of the exam as compared to previous years.
- The number of candidates taking the exam every year.
- The performance level of candidates in JEE Main exam.
Trend Analysis for past years
There is a particular trend that can be seen after analyzing the past years. The cut off released for general category candidates in 2016 was 100 which dipped down to 81 in the year 2017. This could be due to the following reasons.
- The JEE Main 2019 is getting tougher.
- The number of qualifying candidates are increasing. For instance, in 2018, the number of qualifying candidates was increased from 2,24,000 from 2,20,000.
- The performance of candidates if taken overall is lowering down. This may be because there are a large number of coaching institutes and that not all students can afford these coaching institutes.
JEE Main 2018 Cut off
Check the previous year’s JEE Main 2018 qualifying cut off here:
|Category||Qualified||Max Marks||Min Marks|
|Common Rank List||111275||350||74|
JEE Main Cut Off for NITs (2018 and 2017)
You can check the previous years’ cut off for JEE Main 2018 and 2017 released for each NIT, IIIT and GFTI by clicking on the links below.
National Institute of Technology Calicut, Kerala
National Institute of Technology Raipur, Chhattisgarh
National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh
National Institute of Technology, Manipur
National Institute of Technology, Delhi
Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
National Institute of Technology Sikkim
National Institute of Technology, Mizoram
National Institute of Technology Agartala, Tripura
National Institute of Technology Durgapur, West Bengal
National Institute of Technology, Goa
National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra, Haryana
National Institute of Technology, Uttrakhand
National Institute of Technology Patna, Bihar
National Institute of Technology Puducherry
National Institute of Technology Surathkal, Karnataka
National Institute of Technology, Andhra Pradesh
Malviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur, Rajasthan
Sardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology Surat, Gujarat
National Institute of Technology Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu
Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology Jalandhar, Punjab
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
National Institute of Technology Silchar, Assam
National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Odisha
National Institute of Technology, Nagaland
National Institute of Technology Arunachal Pradesh
Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology Nagpur, Maharashtra
National Institute of Technology Warangal, Telangana
National Institute of Technology Jamshedpur, Jharkhand
National Institute of Technology Hazartbal, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya
JEE Main Cutoff for IIITs (2018 & 2017)
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kota, Rajasthan
Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT) Kilohrad, Sonipat, Haryana
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Vadodara, Gujarat
Indian Institute of Information Technology Srirangam, Tiruchirapalli
Indian Institute of Information Technology Kalayani, West Bengal
Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Pune
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Guwahati, Assam
Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT) Una, Himachal Pradesh
Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Nagpur
Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIIT) Ranchi
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Jhalwa, Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Indian Institute of Information Technology Lucknow
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh
Indian Institute of Information Technology Sri City, Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh
Pandit Dwarka Prasad Mishra Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh
Indian Institute of Information Technology(IIIT) Kottayam
Indian Institute of Information Technology Manipur Mantripukhri, Imphal
Indian Institute of Information Technology Dharwad
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design & Manufacturing, Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu
JEE Main Cutoff for GFTIs (General Category)
Opening Rank (2017)
Closing Rank (2017)
Opening Rank (2016)
Closing Rank (2016)
School of Planning and Architecture, Vijaywada, Andhra Pradesh
Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal, Punjab
Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishawavidyalaya, Bilaspur, Chhattisgarh
Institute of Infrastructure, Technology, Research & Management, Ahmadabad
J.K. Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, University of Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh
Mizoram University, Aizawl
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, Ranchi
Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi Uttar Pradesh
School of Engineering, Tezpur University, Napaam, Tezpur
Assam University, Silchar (Assam)
Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra, Jammu and Kashmir
Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar, Uttarakhand
National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Aurangabad
School of Planning and Architecture, I.P. Estate, New Delhi
National Insitute of Foundary & Forge Technology, P.O. Hatia, Ranchi
School of Planning and Architecture, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh
Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, Thanjavur, Tamilnadu
Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur
HNB Garhwal University Srinagar (Garhwal)
International Institute of Information Technology, Naya Raipur
University of Hyderabad
The Cut off for JEE Main 2019 will be released around the time when the exam result will be declared. Cut off are the minimum qualifying marks required to qualify an entrance test. The official NTA JEE Main Cut off will be released soon. Candidates will be updated about the release dates of JEE Main 2019 cut off as soon as they are officially announced.