JEE Main Cut Off 2019 is that minimum score which is required to qualify for JEE Advanced 2019. Cut off of JEE Main 2019 is decided by NTA. It is different for General, OBC, SC, ST, PwD categories. Last year they were respectively 74, 45, 29, 24, -35. This year NTA JEE Main 2019 Cut Off is in form of NTA score that is percentile. Candidates can check cut off decided by NTA with overall merit / ranking. Cut off in terms of admission to NITs are in term of opening and closing rank JEE Main 2019 cutoffs. Candidates can check complete details about JEE Main 2019 Cut off, including opening and closing rank of top NITs, category wise cut off, from this page.

JEE Main Cut Off 2019

NTA JEE Main Cut Off is disclosed with overall merit / ranking after both JEE Main 1 (January attempt) and JEE Main 2 (April attempt) are done. The JEE Main 2019 cut off is decided over various factors such as the number of candidates appearing in the test, difficulty level of the exam, and others.

What is JEE Main 2019 Cut Off?

We all know that cut off is the minimum marks required to qualify the test. However, in JEE Main 2019, there is no minimum marks required to qualify it. To make it simple, it is like a candidate with a negative score also gets a rank in the JEE Main exam, but he/she may not be eligible to appear for JEE Advanced 2019. Hence, to qualify JEE Main 2019 there is not cut off but the candidates need to obtain marks to qualify for JEE Advanced 2019.

Factors Affecting JEE Main 2019 Cut Off

There are various factors which affects the cut off for JEE Main 2019. These are as follows:

  • The number of candidates appearing in the JEE Main entrance exam
  • Total applications received for the programme to which candidate has sought admission
  • Total number of available seats
  • The difficulty level of the entrance exam
  • The category under which a candidate wishes to sough admission for

JEE Main 2019 Cut Off for JEE Advanced

The cut-off marks required to qualify for JEE Advanced 2019 is going to be released after the JEE Main January and April exam is over. On the basis of the past 4 years JEE Main cut off, we have provided the expected cut off marks required by the candidates to qualify for JEE Advanced 2019.

JEE Main Previous Year Cut off Marks

Category Year
2018 2017 2016 2015
Common Rank List 74 81 100 105
OBC NCL 45 49 70 70
SC 29 32 52 50
ST 24 27 48 44
PWD -35 01

JEE Main 2019 Expected Cut off to Qualify for JEE Advanced 2019

After analyzing the difficulty level of the JEE Main paper, it is the expected that the cut off marks for JEE Main 2019 shall be as in the table below. The paper for JEE Main 2019 which was held from January 08 till 12, 2019 was of Moderate difficulty level. As per the exam analysis, the majority of students said that mathematics was difficult, with physics moderate and chemistry, the easiest in every session. Check the expected cut off marks for JEE Main 2019 from the table below.

Please note that these are expected cut off raw scores, not NTA scores.

Category JEE Main 2019 Cut Off (Expected) Remarks
Common Rank List 85-90 from the past two years
OBC NCL 45-70 There is not much change in the cut off for OBC NCL category candidates
SC 40-70 The cut off for SC/ST and PWD category shall in comparison to past few years
ST 40-70
PWD 40-70

Top 10 NITs Opening and Closing Rank

This is one of the most important information which a candidate looks for. The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) is the counselling authority which shortlist candidates for admission in IITs, NITs, IIEST, IIITs and Other-GFTIs. The Opening and Closing rank for NITs is basically the rank at which the candidates are offered admission and the last rank at which the students are offered admission.

The candidates can check Previous year Opening and Closing Rank for top 10 NITs from the table below.

Sr No. Name of the NIT NIRF 2018 Ranking Opening Rank Closing rank
1 NIT Tiruchirappalli 11 1 28966
2 NIT Rourkela 15 8 61490
3 NIT Surathkal 21 18 36842
4 NIT Warangal 25 10 25270
5 VNIT Nagpur 31 10 44982
6 NIT Kurukshetra 43 103 45218
7 NIT Durgapur 47 39 70097
8 MNNIT Allahabad 48 3 38648
9 NIT Calicut 50 27 35339
10 MNIT Jaipur 52 27 39165

What is Top 20 Percentile Cut Off Marks?

Admission to NITs, IIITs and CFTIs participating through Central Seat Allocation Board (CSAB) is done on the basis of AIR. To be considered for admission in NIITS, IITs, etc, the candidate should have secured at least 75% marks in the class 12th examination (65% in case of SC/ST), or be in the top 20 percentile in the 12th class examination conducted by the respective Boards. The candidates can check the previous year Top 20 percentile Cut off marks for NITs, IIITs, and other GFTIs and IITs from below.

Top 20 percentile cut off marks For NITs, IIITs, and other GFTIs

Top 20 percentile cut off marks For IITs

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