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JEE Main Cut Off For Top NITs

Last updated on December 21st, 2020 by user

JEE Main Cut Off for Top NITs: India pops out multitudes of engineers every year, yet the show light shines on those engineers who graduate from IITs and. Graduates from these reputed institutes are hired for their top-notch skills and are placed in high-end posts across the globe.


Latest Updates: 

  • JEE Main 2021 will be conducted from 23rd February 2021 to 26th February 2021. Read More
  • JEE Main will be conducted in 4 sessions in 2021- February, March, April and May.
  • JoSAA Counselling 2020 for admission to NITs has been completed with the release of the 6th round of cut off. Check Details

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How is JEE Main Cut Off For NITs Decided?

The National Testing Agency (NTA) will release JEE Main Cut Off (Qualifying) after the result of both the sessions of JEE Main 2021 will be out. At the time of preparation of JEE Main Cut Off for top NITs, the authorities consider various factors such as:

  1. The number of applicants for JEE Main,
  2. The difficulty level of the paper,
  3. Total number of seats available for admission,
  4. Previous years’ JEE Main cut off trends, and many more.

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Expected JEE Main Cut Off 2021 for NITs (Updated)

The JoSAA 2020 cut off for all rounds are given below for downloading as PDFs. These can be considered as the expected cut off ranks (opening and closing) for 2021 admissions to NIT.

JoSAA Counselling Rounds NITs Cut Off (OR-CR)
Round 1 Download
Round 2 Download
Round 3 Download
Round 4 Download
Round 5 Download
Round 6 Download

Note: IIEST Shibpur Cut Off ranks are also included (at the end of table) in the cut offs provided above.

JEE Main 2020 Cut Off (Official)

JEE Main Cut Off for Top NITs varies from institute to institute. It also distinguishes in terms of a branch, state quota, category, and gender. However, candidates who aim to seek admission into top NITs must have secured the minimum score in JEE Main or Qualifying JEE Main Cut Off as given below-

Category NTA Cut Off Score (Paper 1)
Common Rank List (CRL) – Open 90.3765335
GEN-EWS 70.2435518
Other Backward Class (OBC-NCL) 72.8887969
Scheduled Caste (SC) 50.1760245
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 39.0696101
PwD 0.0618524

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How to Seek Admission in Top NITs?

If you observe the trends of earlier years, JEE Main Cut Off for NITs for General category students ranges between 81-89, while the Cutoff for reserved categories may range from 40-75. The admission to NIT is 50% reserved for the students native to the state.

  • The selection criteria are based on merit judged by the All India Ranking [AIR] of the JEE Main exam. As heard, if you aim for the moon, you will land in stars.
  • Similarly, NIT Cut Offs aren’t as high as IIT, but you would need minimum scores to step your foot into the top institutes.
  • JoSAA will display the JEE Main Cut Off for top NITs in some of the most popular B.Tech courses after the counselling rounds are completed.
  • Therefore, the cut off ranks are decided by the individual institutes and will vary for each.

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List of 31 NITs of India

31 NITs are there in India covering all parts of the country. Yet, it has one of the least acceptance rates in the globe, around 2-3%. As of 2019, about 21000 UG seats and approximately 10,500 seats are up for the grabs in all 31 NITs.

S.No NIRF Rankings Name of the Institute Number of Seats in B.Tech Courses Number of B. Tech Programmes offered
1. 9 NIT Trichy (NITT), 1964 785 9
2. 13 NIT Karnataka (NITK), 1960 782 8
3. 16 NIT Rourkela (NITRKL), 1961 747 14
4. 19 NIT Warangal (NITW), 1959 817 8
5. 23 NIT Calicut (NITC), 1961 909 11
6. 27 Visvesvaraya NIT Nagpur (VNIT), 1960 871 8
7. 35 Malaviya NIT Jaipur (MNIT), 1963 677 8
8. 40 NIT Kurukshetra (NITKKR), 1963 862 7
9. 46 NIT Silchar (NITS), 1967 688 6
10. 47 NIT Durgapur (NITDGP), 1960 700 8
11. 48 Motilal Nehru NIT Allahabad (MNNIT), 1961 878 9
12. 52 Dr. B R Ambedkar NIT Jalandhar (NITJ), 1987 807 11
13. 54 Sardar Vallabhai NIT Surat (SVNIT), 1961 719 6
14. 61 NIT Meghalaya (NITM), 2010 152 5
15. 65 Maulana Azad NIT Bhopal (MANIT), 1960 868 8
16. 67 NIT Raipur (NITRR), 1956 913 11
17. 75 NIT Agartala (NITA), 1965 797 10
18. 77 NIT Goa (NITG), 2010 150 8
19. 79 NIT Jamshedpur (NITJSR), 1960 657 7
20. 92 NIT Patna (NITP), 1886 582 5
21. 98 NIT Hamirpur (NITH), 1986 522 7
22. 130 NIT Puducherry (NITPY), 2010 245 5
23. 158 NIT Manipur (NIT MN), 2010 180 5
24. 200 NIT Arunachal Pradesh (NITAP), 2010 190 7
25. NIT Srinagar (NITSRI), 1960 672 9
26. NIT Delhi (NITD), 2010 182 3
27. NIT Mizoram (NITMZ), 2010 150 5
28. NIT Nagaland (NITN), 2010 180 6
29. NIT Sikkim (NITSKM), 2010 204 5
30. NIT Uttarakhand (NITUK), 2010 150 5
31. NIT Andhra Pradesh (NITAP), 2015 487 8

In 2020, twenty-four NITs made it into the top 200 in the engineering category listed by the National Institutional Ranking Framework [NIRF]. However, NITs of Srinagar, Andhra Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Sikkim, Nagaland, Mizoram, and Delhi failed to make it to the top 200.JEE Main Seats

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JEE Main Cut Off For Top NITs – 2020

Going through the JEE Main Cut off for top NITs 2020 can help you get more clarity and a better idea of what you could be expecting this year. Given below are some of the popular NIT institutes’ JEE main 6th round cut off for few of the common streams of engineering. Kindly have a look:

JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Tiruchirappalli

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 10098-15158 2897-4391 12799-13937 6170-8035
EWS 19905-72019 2229-2808 39438-39438 3937-3937
General 15074-38686 5541-13159 38367-47261 17376-20662
SC 2504-5447 599-1679 4831-6249 1449-1910
ST 1528-5096 104-389 9169-9169 589-589
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 809-2008 114-242 2832-3860 447-1100
EWS 1143-7770 100-153 6254-6254 409-409
General 1000-4728 236-781 4272-10332 2160-2757
SC 172-1520 33-198 1907-2298 103-335
ST 811-1750 22-51 790-790 34-34
Electrical and Electronics Engineering OBC 3340-4131 932-1717 6874-7375 2966-3190
EWS 10079-17948 822-985 32452-32452 1503-1503
General 8538-12916 2105-5381 21780-26943 6416-8568
SC 1420-3332 128-593 3043-3356 930-1213
ST 2611-3607 157-402 3167-3167 246-246

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JEE Main Cut Off for VNIT Nagpur

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 7467-10210 6637-7993 14161-16427 9594-10055
EWS 5393-6064 4715-4984 7834-7834 6663-6663
General 19314-30158 17714-27159 29405-39076 736-736
SC 2637-4845 3036-3826 4747-6398 5301-6566
ST 532-1649 877-964 5218-5218 1228-1228
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 1211-2124 961-1500 3003-4026 3055-3159
EWS 971-1199 698-803 2016-2016 1083-1083
General 2116-5967 1568-4708 6582-8692 6498-7148
SC 195-942 577-811 701-795 577-811
ST 374-968 243-298 305-305 502-502
Electrical and Electronics Engineering OBC 3640-5066 3192-4172 9639-11974 7243-7996
EWS 22702461 2219-2309 4303-4303 2922-2922
General 9834-14337 7803-13164 20959-26541 13732-17666
SC 2398-3181 1969-2607 2922-2922 3111-3198
ST 1284-258 672-815 4135-4135 1011-1011

JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Rourkela

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 12735-17521 5361-6361 29005-29596 9409-10419
EWS 9988-11711 3416-3524
General 20080-31759 14871-21004 37719-49259 28432-33454
SC 3378-6833 1953-2834 8441-8441 4625-4625
ST 1747-2145 429-744 1496-1496 939-939
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 2405-5920 569-819 4573-9085 2493-2982
EWS 1814-2972 491-590
General 1230-9816 871-3296 5660-9144 4032-5844
SC 465-2758 286-482 759-759 1275-1275
ST 440-1059 160-171 759-759 169-169
Electrical Engineering OBC 7881-11922 2429-3144 16938-19150 6337-7668
EWS 4367-8005 1565-1803
General 12485-18831 5670-9436 19487-37009 13236-14119
SC 3438-6694 1103-1860 5590-5590 2781-2781
ST 800-2084 501-596 1064-1064 1225-1225

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JEE Main Cut Off for MNNIT Allahabad

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 5412-6839 5538-7241 13039-14924 11994-13163
EWS 3617-4237 3878-4276 7662-7662 6838-6838
General 8353-22404 11884-23668 30745-38646 18499-35353
SC 2240-3445 3344-3638 6086-6785 5165-5393
ST 552-1814 513-635 3560-3560 1080-1080
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 977-1675 602-1097 2114-4548 1556-3450
EWS 630-829 453-534 1437-1745 1076-1076
General 2218-4222 1388-3073 5356-8841 4761-6273
SC 60-932 372-825 1093-1526 1318-1891
ST 256-1590 233-346 1430-1430 496-496
Electrical Engineering OBC 3088-3890 3094-3780 7324-7689 7798-10089
EWS 1893-2034 1726-1906 3822-3890 2983-283
General 5952-11267 2638-10628 21446-23563 14985-17388
SC 439-1899 1988-2861 3806-4104 3598-5803
ST 1639-2668 419-895 2974-2974 1988-1988

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JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Warangal

Stream Categories Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 4377-6191 4538-6018 5753-5978 6511-8303
EWS 3133-3695 3100-3192 5325-5325 4282-4282
General 8227-18565 10832-19088 10497-20782 15744-25044
SC 685-2794 1316-2643 1728-2467 1316-2643
ST 343-550 428-625 844-844 1187-1187
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 354-826 267-594 627-1584 1154-1479
EWS 315-372 199-236 719-719 786-786
General 1272-2043 924-1541 1990-3447 3298-5035
SC 215-470 270-341 769-1041 723-725
ST 14-142 73-146 110-110 166-166
Electrical Engineering OBC 1785-2438 1760-2343 2422-4359 3756-4815
EWS 1428-1521 1084-1359 1914-1914 1993-1993
General 5851-8973 5388-6985 6189-10319 8859-11308
SC 819-1602 923-1516 1482-1746 2030-2524
ST 384-484 344-720 398-398 693-693

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JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Jalandhar

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 27150-49554 9469-10948 34584-67114 17758-18773
EWS 11791-13430 5784-5902 9558-9885 8246-8246
General 26254-55528 22867-34831 50367-56702 40892-47311
SC 6508-9160 379-4762 9828-9828 8775-8775
ST 910-930 694-694
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 2745-11292 2551-3014 11888-18488 4719-7840
EWS 1652-3066 1235-1369 4015-4015 2464-3063
General 6183-10635 6140-8053 10589-15820 9800-14424
SC 1078-3621 1197-1767 3188-3600 3053-3232
ST 2761-27269 435-883 16777-16777 1579-1579
Electrical Engineering OBC 27119-33159 5240-6107 32145-32145 13353-13353
EWS 5422-5506 3183-3398 6799-6799 5708-5708
General 22935-31928 17285-19600 30000-34281 28318-28968
SC 5495-6485 3178-3914 11083-11083 7178-7178
ST 1434-1434 382-1447

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JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Kurukshetra

Course Name Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 9399-14007 7632-9372 16575-32325 13401-17749
EWS 5928-7512 5059-5448 10422-11832 7855-7855
General 16247-35495 21492-30397 39005-60558 35027-41723
SC 4619-7241 2331-4663 11842-12413 7104-7464
ST 5505-9299 522-749 5505-9299 461-1458
Electrical Engineering OBC 6256-9233 3905-5176 15350-17590 10007-11277
EWS 3470-4355 2767-2976 6077-6810 4751-4931
General 15345-20333 11854-78207 21350-33210 21115-24081
SC 2797-7065 926-3583 7167-7725 4675-6996
ST 528-1045 13230-13230 1512-1512
Computer Engineering OBC 1593-3060 1690-2273 4054-5226 3018-4564
EWS 996-1318 866-913 2834-2834 1510-1510
General 2682-6551 2525-5457 2432-12877 7100-8782
SC 910-2090 945-1192 2223-2260 2513-26061
ST 1431-17389 321-454 1882-1882 1318-1318

JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Patna

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 10610-12809 22338-40491 14209-16401 17172-19171
EWS 6563-6835 6785-6987 8869-8869 8766-8766
General 25267-39776 22338-40491 45500-52374 44037-48202
SC 2943-6535 4279-6274 6075-9048 7468-7468
ST 1293-3234 1322-1863 3179-3179 2677-2677
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 3665-4959 3836-4713 8085-10465 7674-10063
EWS 2458-2742 2282-2480 5770-6354 3838-4200
General 5849-15617 8888-14010 21132-30314 16817-22922
SC 2336-3837 1167-2821 3791-7571 3961-4637
ST 401-2661 934-1494 2275-2275 2212-2212
Electrical Engineering OBC 7746-9107 6671-8601 13366-14067 12952-15402
EWS 5016-5307 4495-4825 7144-7144 6236-6236
General 26276-30306 20883-27452 37154-42590 29551-37213
SC 5518-6815 4060-5454 9264-9542 7716-7823
ST 2795-3376 1570-2090 1958-1958 3364-3364

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JEE Main Cut Off for NIT Srinagar

Stream Category Male Female
Home State Other State Home State Other State
Civil Engineering OBC 24799-243351 13334-15254 84332-247595 19678-21332
EWS 13903-23083 8304-8602 225-225 10110-10192
General 24992-76330 42919-49716 52971-96181 56460-59539
SC 7917-25968 6016-8384 18955-24986 11676-12575
ST 1210-3101 1708-2797 5707-5707 5673-5673
Computer Science and Engineering OBC 9090-45039 5889-7593 81090-86715 14140-15627
EWS 8856-12768 3781-3856 5947-5947
General 11268-33374 16569-23555 563-563 25226-34779
SC 3545-8951 3174-4205 7487-7487 7152-8813
ST 1659-2628 875-2086 4921-4921
Electrical Engineering OBC 83104-385875 11633-12644 20304-20859
EWS 25870-35955 6917-7272 49045-56536 9211-9211
General 33828-83853 3160141365 103136-132506 46950-52793
SC 9391-25971 5545-7357 31450-42768 11148-11700
ST 2652-3496 2142-2267 4878-4878 5884-5884

Expected JEE Main Cut off 2021 for Top NITs

Based on some trend analysis across the past few years, the expected cut off for this academic year has been tabulated. The below-given cut off is just for reference and may vary on the basis of change in factors.

College Name OR/CR CSE ECE ME EE/EEE
NIT Trichy OR 163 847 2468 954
CR 564 2358 4959 4057
NIT Rourkela OR 871 3811 8536 5670
CR 2021 4566 10527 7811
NIT Surathkal OR 578 1756 2684 4129
CR 1002 3774 8205 5291
NIT Warangal OR 616 1268 5622 4094
CR 1167 3789 8432 5770
NIT Calicut OR 1642 3474 9184 6502
CR 2869 5840 12556 9041
NIT Kurukshetra OR 2525 6567 8450 6742
CR 4353 9752 15781 13313
NIT Durgapur OR 4846 9140 11057 10803
CR 7159 10798 19578 14988
MNNIT Allahabad OR 783 4243 9685 2638
CR 2613 6133 12817 8560
NIT Silchar OR 5496 10217 16106 15426
CR 8668 13910 23174 20517
MNIT Jaipur OR 693 4843 1813 4105
CR 3160 7138 13889 11234

* OR stands for Opening Rank and CR stands for Closing Rank

Note: As mentioned above, the data is an expected range of the first round of JoSAA seat allotment for home state based on the past year statistics. Therefore, the actual data released by the committee may vary.

We hope this article has given you an idea of the expected Cut off for Top NITs for this year, and you cross this river sailing smoothly.

FAQs

Q.What percentile is required for NIT 2021?

Last updated on December 21st, 2020 by user

Ans. To secure admission in top engineering colleges in India (apart from IITs, NITs or IIITs), you should atleast have above 80 percentile in JEE Main exam.

 

Q.What is the cut off for JEE Main 2021?

Last updated on December 21st, 2020 by user

Ans. NTA will release the JEE Main cut-off 2021 along with the results of the ongoing session in the first week of March tentatively. The cut-off of JEE Main is a prescribed lower limit of percentile scores that candidates need to secure to be deemed qualified in the entrance exam.

Q.If the rank of an NIT goes down, does it affect its cutoff?

Ans. Yes, it does. These are the outcomes of the placements, infrastructure, research and student activities in a college.

Q. Why are cut off ranks for almost all NITs going down this year? 

Ans. Recently, some NITs have increased their student intake and also certain other good colleges like DTU(DCE), NSIT, BITS, and new IITS have led to the fall in the cut-offs.

Q.Is it necessary that closing ranks for NITs will be the same as that of last year?

Ans.No, sometimes the cutoff rank decreases while sometimes may show upsurge.

Q. What are the minimum marks to get admission in NIT through JEE Main?

Ans . The minimum marks required to get admission in NIT through JEE Main 2020 for General Category candidates is 89.7 marks and for OBC-NCL category candidates is 75.3 marks.


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    • Hi Tanvi, Students are required to apply for the JoSSA counseling which takes care of the entire seat allocation and admission process through centralized JEE Main Counselling. JoSSA facilitates seat allocation to 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs, and 28 Other-Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other-GFTIs) on the basis of the result of JEE Main 2020. Though, in order to get admission in other colleges, students have to apply individually to the preferred institutes. For more detail, you can refer to the following link: https://jeemains.in/jee-main-counselling/ .

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