JoSAA 2018 Seat Allotment Result is announced online. Result of JoSAA 2018 seat allotment can be checked with roll number of JEE and password.

Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) is conducting counselling for JEE Main 2018 and JEE Advanced 2018 qualifiers. Through JoSAA counselling, the admission to the candidates will be granted in IITs, NITs, IIITs, and GFTI’s.

The JoSAA 2018 Seat Allotment Result is declared in all the seven rounds of counselling. It is made available on the official website, i.e. The candidates can check the allotment from the link below. Also, read the article further to check more details on JoSAA Seat Allotment 2018.

JoSAA 2018 Seat Allotment

The seat to the candidates will be allocated on the basis of preference and the rank secured by them, in JEE Main or JEE Advanced 2018. The allotment is announced online, on Only those candidates are allocated seats, who fulfill the formalities of registration and choice filling.

A seat to the highest possible choice of academic program is allocated to the candidate considering the following factors:

  • The category of the candidate from which he belongs to such as:- GEN, OBC-NCL, SC, etc.
  • The rank of the candidate in the rank list
  • The order of the academic programs chosen by the candidate
  • Seat availability in different categories after applying seat quota

JoSAA Seat Allotment 2018 Important Dates

Candidates may check all the important dates of JoSAA 2018 Seat Allotment from the table below.

Seat Allotment Rounds Important Dates
Round 1 27 Jun 2018
Round 2 03 Jul 2018
Round 3 06 Jul 2018
Round 4 09 Jul 2018
Round 5 12 Jul 2018
Round 6 15 Jul 2018
Round 7 18 Jul 2018

Mock Display of Seat Allocation-I (20 June 2018 at 05:00 PM)

The online filling of choices will begin from Jun 15, 2018. Before the 1st round of counselling begins, the JoSAA will display a mock seat allocation-I on Jun 19 2018. Meaning that based on the choices that candidate will fill by June 18, 2018 JoSAA will publish the list of the possible seats that will be given to the candidate in the colleges and courses. This mock display is for the purpose of giving you an idea of the seat matrix distribution and how it will be carried on next. Candidate after checking the seat matrix can shuffle their choices before the next mock seat allocation is displayed online.

Mock Display of Seat Allocation-II (23 June 2018 at 05:00 PM)

Another list known as mock display seat allocation-I will be published on Jun 23, 2018. The seat matrix will be revised and published again. Candidate will be able to check their rank. It is possible that the course and college may vary in this list after the course switching. Both these lists shall give you an approximate idea of the college that you might get. It is not guaranteed that this is the college you will get.

JoSAA 2018 Round 1 Seat Allotment (27 Jun 2018)

On 27 June 2018, JoSAA has reconcile the data and display it on the website. The number of seats available in all the colleges and course has been displayed against which the number of candidates called to attend the counselling process has also been mentioned. It either have opening or closing rank or inform the number of candidate such as from roll number 1 to roll number 5000. 100 % seats has been visible here on the portal for the 1st round of counselling. As per the schedule, candidates will come and attend the 1st counselling process on 28 June 2018. Their documents will be verified and seat will be offered to them. They will put forward their option and secure a seat by paying the fees right there at the time of counselling. Candidate will accept the seat by reporting at the centre from 28 June 2018 to 02 July 2018. You will get maximum 5 days for accepting seat.

JoSAA 2018 Round 2 Seat Allotment (03 Jul 2018)

The left over seats will be displayed online for the next range of candidates by 03 July 2018 and seat has been allocated by 05:00 PM same day. The process will be repeated including steps such as document verification and paying the course fees.

JoSAA 2018 Round 3 Seat Allotment (06 Jul 2018)

Candidates have been allotted seats on Jul 6, 2018. Now students can accept / withdraw seats by reporting at reporting center for 3rd round.

JoSAA 2018 Round 4 Seat Allotment (09 Jul 2018)

Seat allocation of 4th round has been done on 09 July 2018. Candidate get only allotted days time to accept the allotted seat or withdraw their admission if offered a seat in 4th round. You must do it by last date indicated. Then the remaining seats will be displayed.

JoSAA 2018 Round 5 Seat Allotment (12 Jul 2018)

Seat allocation of 5th round has been done on July 12, 2018. Candidate get only allotted days time to accept the allotted seat or withdraw their admission if offered a seat in 5th round. You must do it by last date indicated. Then the remaining seats will be displayed.

JoSAA 2018 Round 6 Seat Allotment (15 Jul 2018)

Seat allocation of 6th round has been done on 15 July 2018. Candidate get only allotted days time to accept the allotted seat or withdraw their admission if offered a seat in 6th round. You must do it by last date indicated. Then the remaining seats will be displayed.

JoSAA 2018 Round 7 Seat Allotment (18 Jul 2018)

On 18 July 2018, the seats filled and the remaining seats is displayed on the official website from 13:00 PM. candidates undergo document verification and will be given chance to choose their course and college. If the seat is left in that college then you can report in that colleges and secure your seat by submitting the documents and paying the fees.

Choices After JoSAA 2018 Seat Allotment

Freezing of Seat: Candidates will have to freeze a seat if they wish to take admission in the allotted college or course.

Withdrawal of Seat: If the candidates are not satisfied with the allotment then they may choose the withdraw option and opt for the next round of counseling

Floating: The candidates may opt for this option if they wish to seek other options as well, before taking admission in the confirmed seat.

How is seat allotted?

JoSAA allocates seats as per the seat matrix data sent by the participating institutes. These institutions are provide the seat matrix which is taken into consideration as per the reservation and other policies decided by JoSAA 2018. Candidates will be ranked as per their category including Common Rank List, OBC-NCL rank list, SC/ST rank list, CRL-PWD rank list, SC-PWD rank list etc.

NOTE- There will be 7 rounds of counselling. However, this year there shall be No spot round just like last year. From the last 2 years, JOSAA has not been conducting Spot round.

Online Registration and Choice Filling

Candidates have to register themselves first. Registration is a simple process that involves refilling of certain basic details such as gender, state code of eligibility, nationality, and contact details. The number of seats are indicated before each round and candidate have to secure his/her seat by paying the fees. The institute regularly update the pupil and renders all the information through its website candidates are offered the seat and if they choose to accept it, candidate must pay acceptance fee and report at the respective centre. They must report within the prescribed time for document verification. Withdrawal option is not allowed at the time of last round. The counselling process is scheduled to take place in online mode from 15 June 2018 10:00 AM. At this point, candidates will register at the institute’s system and fill in the course and college choice. Candidate who wrote AAT entrance exam can fill the choices from 19 June 2018. This step will include choosing option of course and college that the students wishes to join.

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