JoSAA will start JEE Main Counselling after the release of the JEE Main Results which will be available via online mode only. JEE Main 2020 is the national level engineering entrance examination which is conducted by the NTA i.e the National Testing Agency to provide admission into the B.E/B. Tech and B.Plan/B. Arch programmes offered by the top engineering institution across India like IITs, NITs, and GFTIs. JEE Main Score will be the main requirement to get admission in these colleges. JEE Main Counselling Process will be done by the JoSAA which is counselling conducting authority. JoSAA is known as Joint Seat Allocation Authority. In this article, you will get complete information regarding the JEE Main Counselling 2020,
JEE Main Counselling 2020
- The counselling process is expected to begin from the second week of June 2020.
- The counselling process will be organized via online mode only. JoSAA will be responsible for JEE Main Counselling 2020.
- JoSAA conducts the combined counselling for JEE Main and JEE Advanced.
- CSAB NEUT is conducted for supernumerary seats in the North East and Union Territories.
- CSAB SFTI is an exclusive counselling process organised by Central Seat Allocation Board for 18 SFTIs.
- The participating institutes in the counselling are- 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs and 27 Other-Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other-GFTIs).
JEE Main Counselling Schedule 2020
The JEE Main 2020 Result will be declared after the successful conduction of the examination and the Cutoff marks will be released along with it. The JEE Main 2020 Counselling process will start from June 2020 and will be held online. The tentative dates regarding the counselling process are tabulated below:
|June 16, 2020||Registration and Choice filling for academic programs under JoSAA Starts|
|June 22, 2020||Display of Mock Seat Allocation-1 based on the choices filled-in in June 2020|
|June 24, 2020||Display of Mock Seat Allocation-2 based on the choices filled-in in June 2020|
|June 25, 2020||JoSAA registration and Choice filling Ends|
|June 26, 2020||Reconciliation of data, Seat Allocation, verification and validation|
|June 27, 2020||Round 1 Seat Allocation|
|June 28, 2020 – July 02, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance of Seat by reporting at RC|
|July 3, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Round 2 Seat Allocation|
|July 04 2020 – July 05, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat by reporting at RC|
|July 6, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Round 3 Seat Allocation|
|July 7, 2020 – July 8, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat by reporting at RC (Round 3)|
|July 9, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Round 4 Seat Allocation|
|July 10, 2020 – July 11, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat by reporting at RC (Round 4)|
|July 12, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Round 5 Seat Allocation|
|July 13, 2020 – July 14, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat by reporting at RC (Round 5)|
|July 15, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Round 6 Seat Allocation|
|July 16, 2020 – July 17, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat by reporting at RC (Round 6) Last Round for Seat Allotment|
|July 18, 2020||Display of seats filled / availability status|
|Seat Allocation (Round 7: Final Round)|
|July 19, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance of Seat by reporting at RC/Admitting Institutes|
|July 19, 2020 – July 23, 2020||Document Verification and Acceptance of Seat by reporting at Reporting Centres/Admitting Institutes (Round 7)WITHDRAWAL OF SEATat participating Institutes|
JEE Main Counselling Procedure
Counselling procedure will be divided into various steps. Here we have listed all the steps with detailed information:
1. Online Registration:
To participate in the JEE main Counselling procedure, the candidates must register themselves for counselling. Candidates can register by visiting the official website of JoSAA. Log in through your JEE Main 2020 roll number and password and then fill all the necessary details into the registration form. Once you have filled all the details carefully, click on the “Confirm Registration” button.
2. Choice Filling & Locking:
The most important steps for candidates is the choice filling. In this step, the candidates need to choose which college do they want to apply for. Once you have carefully selected your choices, click on the save choice button.
3. Provisional Seat Allotment:
A provisional seat will be allotted to the candidates according to their filled choices. Candidates need to take a printout of the “Provisional Seat Allocation Letter” and draft an e-challan for seat acceptance. If the candidate wants to participate in the next round, then they must freeze their seats which are allotted to them in this first round.
4. Seat Acceptance & Fee Payment:
The general candidates need to pay Rs 45000/-for the seat acceptance whereas a reserved category candidate needs to pay Rs. 20,000/- for the same. The acceptance fee can be paid via e-challan & SBI net banking. Those who have paid the acceptance fee through e-challan must take a printout for future reference.
5. Reporting at the Allotted Reporting Centre for Verification:
Candidates need to visit the reporting centres and need to followed below-listed steps:
6. Reporting to the Allotted College:
If a seat is allotted to a candidate, then they must reach the allotted college for the confirmation and must carry their original documents along with them. We have listed the documents that a candidate must carry with them for verification:
|Personal Details||Academic Qualification||Caste/ Physical Disability Certificate|
|Photo Identity Card||Class 10th mark sheet||Category (OBC-NCL / SC / ST) certificate, if applicable|
|Medical Examination Report||Class 12th mark sheet||OBC NCL declaration if required|
|Proof of Date of Birth||JEE Main Admit Card 2020||PwD certificate, if applicable|
|Proof of Seat Acceptance Fee Payment||Provisional Seat Allotment Letter||Medical certificate|
|Three passport-size photographs (uploaded at the time of registration)||JEE Main scorecard 2020|
Once verified by the reporting authority, your original documents will be returned.