JEE Main 2020 Result – National Testing Agency (NTA) will declare the JEE Main Result for the January attempt on January 31, 2020 at jeemain.nic.in under the candidates’ login. The candidates who qualify JEE Main 2020 are eligible for admission in the B.E/B.Tech courses in the NITs, IIITs, and the CFTIs. In addition to that, the top 2 lakh candidates are allowed to appear for the JEE Advanced exam for admission in the IITs. The qualifying candidates have to appear for the JoSAA counselling for admissions after the result. check more details on this page below.
JEE Main 2020 Result
The JEE Main 2020 result is declared twice. First for the January exam and then for the April exam. Also with the April exam result, the cutoff marks for JEE Advanced exam and the All India Ranks of the candidates as per the best scores of both the attempts are made available. Check important dates in the table below:
|JEE Main 2020||January Dates||April Dates|
|JEE Main 2020 exam date||06 to 11 Jan 2020||03 to 09 Apr 2020|
|Declaration of result||31 Jan 2020||30 Apr 2020|
Check Results Here: You can check JEE Main 2020 Result as per schedule at jeemain.nic.in
How Is The JEE Main 2020 Result Prepared?
The result of JEE Main 2020 do not have the raw scores of the candidates, rather it has the percentile scores/NTA scores. The final AIR is based on the NTA scores of the candidates. So what is the percentile score and how is it calculated for the preparation of the result? The explanation is as follows:
- First, the raw score of the candidates is calculated using the marking scheme of the exam i.e. +4 for the correct answer and -1 for the wrong ones. Thereafter to get the percentile score the following formula is used:
- The percentile score is calculated for the overall scores and also for the subject wise score. For the subject wise percentile score calculation the following formulas are used:
This is how the percentile score is calculated for the preparation of the result.
How Is The Merit List or the All India Rank List Preprade For JEE Main 2020?
The candidate with higher overall percentile score is placed higher in the AIR list. The list is prepared based on the percentile score where the names of the candidates appear in the descending order of their percentile scores.
- First, the overall percentile score is compared for both the attempts. The attempt in which the candidates score more overall percentile is used for the merit list preparation.
- Secondly, the candidates are arranged in the list in descending order of their percentile scores.
If 2 or more candidates get the same percentile score then the following rules are implied for the tie-breaking:
(a) A candidate who has scored a higher Percentile Score in Mathematics
(b) The candidate who has scored a higher Percentile Score in Physics
(c) Then, a candidate who has scored higher Percentile Score in Chemistry
(d) If the tie is not resolved then the candidate who is older in age are given priority
JEE Main 2020 Cutoff Marks
The JEE Main 2020 cutoff marks mean the minimum marks needed to be eligible for the JEE advanced 2020 exam for admission in the IITs. The candidates who score more or equal to the cutoff marks can appear for JEE advanced 2020 exam for admission in the IITs.
Check the JEE Main 2020 cutoff marks from previous years:
For the year 2019:
|Category||JEE Main Cut Off|
|Common Rank List||89.7548849|
For other years:
|Year / Category||Unreserved||OBC||SC||ST|
How to check the JEE Main 2020 Result?
The candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to check and download their JEE Main 2020 Results:
Step 1: The candidates must visit the official JEE Main 2020 website and click the “JEE Main 2020 Results” button.
Step 2: The candidates are now redirected to the page where they can check their JEE Main 2020 Results in two ways:
- Using their Application Number and Date of Birth
- Using their Application Number and Password
Select any one of the two options.
Step 3: If you selected the option of Application number and Date of Birth a new window opens where the candidate has to fill in details like Application Number, Date of Birth and security pin captcha.
Step 3: If you selected the option of Application number and Password, the candidate have to enter the Application Number, password and security pin captcha in the new window that opens.
Step 4: On the dashboard, locate the JEE Main Results button and download it
Details mentioned on the JEE Main 2020 Result
The JEE Main 2020 Result contains the below-mentioned details on it. The candidates must keep a printout of the scorecard as and when available on the JEE Main 2020 website.
- Name of the candidate
- Application Number
- Mother’s Name
- Father’s Name
- The state code of eligibility
- Roll number
- Examination Paper
- Marks Out of the candidate (both individually for each subject and in total)
- Percentile of the candidate (both individually for each subject and in total)
What to do after the JEE Main 2020 Result is Declared?
Once the JEE Main 2020 Results have been declared, the candidates can follow the steps given below:
For admission in IITs: The candidates who wish to take admission into various IITs will have to register for and give the JEE Advanced 2020 exam in order to be eligible for admission in different courses. The candidates will also have to register with JoSSA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) for filling in their choice preference of institutes, branches, and departments for taking admission.
For admission to NITs, IIITs, CFTIs and GFTIs: The candidates who wish to take admissions to various NITs, IIITs, CFTIs and GFTIs will have to register with JoSSA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) for filling in their choice preference of institutes, branches and departments for taking admission.
Counselling Procedure for Admission after the JEE Main 2020 Result
JoSSA Registration and Seat Acceptance Fees
The candidates may follow the steps given below for JoSAA Registration:
Step 1: The candidates have to visit the official JoSSA Portal jossa.nic.in.
Step 2: Register through their Application Number/ Enrollment Id/ Roll Number.
Step 3: The candidate must choose and apply to all the academic programs and Institutions they wish to apply for in order of preference.
Step 4: The candidate must now remit the Seat Allocation Fees in order to be eligible for counselling.
Seat Acceptance Fee: Rs. 15,000 for candidates within the category of SC, ST, GEN-PwD, OBC-NCL-PwD, SC-PwD or ST-PwD. For all other candidates Rs. 35,000.
Note: Candidates who do NOT register will not be applicable for admission. No modification of locked choices is allowed once the choice has been made.
JEE Main 2020 Result Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : There is a normalization process. The formula used to normalize the score is available in the information brochure of JEE Main.
Ans : No. The counselling process is independent of NTA. Thus there is no change in JoSAA.
Ans : Class 12th boards Result only certifies the candidate’s eligibility for the exam. However, for taking admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs are based on All India Rank as explained above along with at least 75% marks in the 12th class exam or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards.
Ans : The candidates have to register for the JoSSA counselling at the official JoSSA website jossa.nic.in in order to be able to fill their choice of institutes in order of preference to be eligible for participating in admission counselling.
Ans : No, the JEE Main Results declared by NTA after the publishing of the Answer Key will be final and binding.
Ans : The candidates can retrieve their Application Number and Password by pressing the i can’t access my account button and select the option of forgot password or application number button. After filling in details like registered email, date of birth and father’s name, the candidate will be able to retrieve the application number and reset their password.
Ans : The process of normalization helps in creating a uniform and just parameter of judgment for all the candidates who give the exam in a different session. To give an equal opportunity to all the candidates the process of normalization has been introduced in the declaration of the JEE Main 2020 Result.