CCMN 2020 Counselling – Registration and choice filling has started online. Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur is going to conduct the Centralized Counselling for M. Sc. and M. Sc. (Tech.) Admission (CCMN) this year. CCMN is held for admission in the National Institute of Technology (NITs) & Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs). Candidates are shortlisted for counselling on the basis of the IIT-JAM 2020 score. However, in addition to the valid JAM 2020 score, the candidates need to satisfy the common eligibility criteria for counselling. Candidates can check the complete information regarding CCMN 2020 Counselling through this page below.
Latest: Registration and Choice Filling for CCMN 2020 has started. Click here to register. Also, check special eligibility and FAQs released by the authority for more details.
CCMN 2020 Counselling
CCMN is an online admission process in which 21 NITs participate for admission in M. Sc. and M.Sc. (Tech.) programme. Candidates can check the schedule for CCMN 2020 Counselling from the table given below.
|CCMN 2020 Counselling||Dates|
|Schedule for Regular Rounds|
|Online Registration & Fee Payment and Online Choice Filling||18 May – 12 Jun 2020|
|Online Choice Locking||05 – 12 Jun 2020|
|Automatic Locking of saved choices||12 Jun 2020|
|Publication of Round 1st Seat Allotment||17 Jun 2020|
|Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee, Document uploading and|
|17 – 20 Jun 2020|
|Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute||18 – 24 Jun 2020|
|Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal||28 – 30 Jun 2020|
|Publication of Round 2nd Seat Allotment||05 Jul 2020|
|Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee, Document uploading and|
|05 – 08 Jul 2020|
|Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute||06 – 12 July 2020|
|Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal||16 – 18 Jul 2020|
|Publication of Round 3rd Seat Allotment||22 Jul 2020|
|Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee and Document uploading||22 – 24 Jul 2020|
|Online Document Verification by officers of Finally Allotted|
Institute for candidates who have been allotted seat first time or
whose allotted institute has been changed
|23 – 28 Jul 2020|
|Online admission in the Finally Allotted Institute by depositing|
the Balance Fee online by candidates of all rounds
|23 Jul –03 Aug 2020|
|Online Withdrawal from the Admitted Institute||27 Jul – 10 Aug 2020|
|Schedule for Special Rounds|
|Advertisement and availability of Vacant Seats||04 Aug 2020|
|Online Registration, Payment of Registration Fee & Special|
Round Participation Fee and Online Choice Filling
|05 – 10 Aug 2020|
|Online Choice Locking||08 – 10 Aug 2020|
|Automatic Locking of Saved Choices||10 Aug 2020|
|Publication of Special Round-1 Seat Allotment||13 Aug 2020|
|Document uploading and specifying Willingness||13 – 15 Aug 2020|
|Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute.||14 – 17 Aug 2020|
|Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal||19 – 20 Aug 2020|
|Publication of Special Round-2 Seat Allotment||23 Aug 2020|
|Online Document uploading||23 – 28 Aug 2020|
|Physical Reporting and Document verification at Allotted|
|24 – 31 Aug 2020|
Schedule: Click here to check the schedule for CCMN 2020 Counselling.
CCMN 2020 Counselling Eligibility Criteria
Candidates are required to ensure that they fulfill all eligibility requirements before filling and applying for programmes as per their choices. The candidate will be solely responsible for checking these requirements. CCMN 2020 will not entertain any claims arising out of failure on part of the candidate applying without ensuring compliance of their eligibility requirements to a certain programme or as a whole.
Candidates must carefully check the eligibility criteria for CCMN 2020 from the below-mentioned points.
- Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have a valid qualified JAM 2020 Score.
- Qualifying Degree: Candidates should possess a qualifying degree with 6.5 CGPA or 60% for Gen/ EWS/ OBC, whereas 6.0 CGPA or 55% for SC/ST/PwD.
- The candidates from Institutes with Aggregate system of evaluation must have obtained 60% or 6.5 CGPA (Gen/EWS/OBC) and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (SC/ST/ PwD) as aggregate marks.
- Result Awaited: In case, the result of the qualifying degree is awaited, provisional admission is permitted to a student subject to meeting above minimum academic requirements (mentioned in point 2) latest by September 30, 2020 and all other eligibility requirements.
Click here to check Special Eligibility Criteria for CCMN 2020.
CCMN 2020 Counselling Process
Candidates can check the counselling process for CCMN 2020 from below.
Online registration, choice filling, and locking of choices
All candidates eligible for centralized counseling should register themselves by paying registration fee (Rs. 2500/- for General/ General-EWS/ OBC and Rs. 2000/- for SC/ ST/ PwD, non-refundable) for counseling on the CCMN website during a specified period as per the schedule published in the website and at the end of this brochure. Payment can be done through SBI-MOPS in online mode (Net Banking/ Debit Card/ UPI) or at any branch of SBI through eChallan (refer section 8 for payment methods). After registration, Uploading all documents and fee payment, candidates will be able to exercise their programme choices across all Participating Institutes on the CCMN website using the Internet during a specified period as per the schedule published on the website and the end of this brochure.
Online Seat Allotment, online fee deposition and online reporting
Candidates will be offered seats based on their choices in order of merit over 04 (four) rounds of allotment. Candidates who are allotted a seat will have to accept the allotment by depositing the Counselling Participation Fee (CPF) through SBI-MOPS in online mode (Net Banking/ Debit Card/ UPI) or at any branch of SBI through eChallan (refer section 8 for payment methods) during specified period. CPF of SC/ST/PwD candidates is Rs. 10,000/- and Rs. 15,000/- for General/General-EwS/OBC candidates. In addition, the candidates need to pay Rs. 5000/- as Counselling Confirmation Fee (CCF) during the specified period.
Generating of Provisional Admission Letter (PAL)
Candidates will be able to generate the ONLINE Provisional Admission Letter (PAL) from CCMN website after the Final Round of allotment, which is mandatory to take admission at the Allotted Institute.
Getting admitted to “Allotted Institute‟
Candidates are required to be physically present at the Institute for which admission has been offered and accepted by the candidate (hereinafter called ‘Allotted Institute’) within the specified time frame and successfully complete the “Institute Counselling‟ procedures. Candidate should present all the required documents in original along with Provisional Admission Letter, the remaining fee (either as Demand Draft/through online) and take formal admission as per the procedure of the admitting Institute.
CCMN 2020 Counselling Refund Procedure
Check the refund procedure from the given points.
- Registration Fee (RF):
- Non-refundable at all stages throughout the counselling process.
- Seat Acceptance Fee (SAF) deposited by the Candidate on the allotment of a seat in Regular Rounds will be adjusted in the Institute fee at the time of physical reporting at the Allotted Institute after Round-3 allotment.
CCMN 2020 Counselling List of Participating Institutes
There are total of 21 participating institutes for online counselling and admission to M.Sc/M.Sc (Tech) programmes and the list for the same are as follows.
CCMN 2020 Surrender Procedure
A candidate not interested in the allotment or want to exit CCMN for some other personal/ professional reason can opt for “Surrender” option during the stipulated dates mentioned in the schedule. A proper and timely surrender of allotment will create an additional vacancy for another deserving candidate.
After successful online document verification, if the candidate wishes to surrender the currently allotted seat at this stage but wishes to participate in subsequent rounds, s/he may select this Willingness, which means the candidate REJECTS the offered seat in the current round and wishes to participate in the next round. Such candidate will be considered in the next round for her/his choices above the currently allotted seat (which s/he has surrendered). Irrespective of the candidate being allotted / not allotted any seat in the next round, s/he will have no claim on the seat allotted in the current round, which s/he has surrendered. This implies if no seat is allotted in next round, the candidate will lose the already allotted seat in the current round
CCMN 2020 Seat Details
Seats are alloted to the candidates on the basis of their JAM rank and choices filled. Candidates can check the total number of seats offered by various institutes from the table given below.
|Type of Institute||Total Seats|
To check the detailed seat matrix, candidates can check here – CCMN 2020 Seat Matrix
CCMN 2020 Fee Structure
Below-given is the fee structure of last year (2019). However, candidates can check it and have an idea of the fee that has to be paid by them after admission in their college.
Official Website: ccmn.admissions.nic.in
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