JEE Main 2019 Marks vs. Rank

Most of the students have questions regarding their marks and ranks. The question of how many marks does one need to score to get a higher rank is the most common question that pops up in the aspirant's mind. JEE rank is the main parameter for getting admission into NITs, IIITs, and other centrally funded technical institutes.

The JEE Main will be held twice in a year starting from the current session which begins from January as well as April by the National Testing Agency.

JEE Main Seat Allocation

The JoSSA (Joint Seat Allocation Authority) is responsible for organising and conducting the counselling and seat allocation process for the qualified candidates. A total of 94 institutes that includes 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 20 IIITs, and 20 GFTIs participate in this process of JoSAA Counselling. The below-mentioned data contains information related to a number of seats available in different institutes based on categories:

Institutes

Number of Total seats

Number of participating institutes

ST, ST; as well as  PWD

ST, ST; as well as

PWD

Open + Open PWD

OBC NCL + OBC NCL PWD

National Institute of Technology (NITs)

17967

31

1736

2762

9264

4858

Centrally funded technical institutes

4683

23

391

658

2878

776

Indian Institute of information technology

(IIITs)

4023

23

310

609

2078

1089

JEE Main Cut Offs

JEE Main cut-offs for qualifying for JEE Advance is different for different categories. The expected cut-offs for CRL, OBC-NCL, SC, and ST is 74, 45, 29 and 24 respectively. Class 12 marks are not considered for determining the rank.

Aspirants can check the ranks required for getting admissions into NITs, IIITs and CFTIs through the Main Cutoff of JEE Main. Only the candidates having scores that fall in the Main cut-off will be eligible for admission in the institutes mentioned above. Although the cutoffs of different institutes can differ according to seat availability and other factors. The following table consists of previous year data of cut-offs based on different categories:

Category

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

General

74

81

100

105

115

113

SC

29

32

52

50

53

50

OBC NCL

45

49

70

70

74

70

ST

24

27

48

44

47

45

JEE Main Result Marks Vs. Rank

NTA will release the result on their official website. The ranks are based on marks scored. The expected score can be calculated with the formulae given below:

JEE Main Score = 4 Marks X Number Of Correct Answers - Number Of Wrong Answers X 1

In the case of two candidates scoring the same marks, a tiebreaker is used. The candidates are called for counselling based on their All India Ranks (AIR).

A total of eight rank lists are prepared for paper 1, and the same number of the list also gets prepared for paper two as well based on marks scored in the exam. A rank card is made based on category.

The candidates can check their expected rank according to their expected marks from the table given below:

JEE Main Scores

JEE Main Rank

336-360

1-20

310-335

21-225

251-300

226-1492

201-250

1493-5752

151-200

5753-18377

101-150

18378-57131

51-100

57132-240541

1-50

240542-984170

-40-0

984171-1074221

JEE Main Counselling

Based on the rank list, the candidates are selected for further procedures such as counselling and admission to various  BE./B.Tech programs that are offered by 31 NITs, 20 IITs, and 18 GFTIs. Ranks are allocated based on scores of the candidate in the JEE Main exam. The cut off is different for every IIT, NIT and other participating institutes. The scorecard or the rank card has to be downloaded from the website.

JEE Main Toppers Rank List And Scores

All India Rank

Score

Name

AIR 1

360

Kalpit Veerwal

AIR 2

350

Vasu Jain

AIR 3

350

Ananay Aggarwal

AIR 4

345

Vedant Rawal

AIR 5

345

Vishwajeet Agarwal

AIR 6

345

Mohan Abhyas

AIR 7

345

Akshat Chaudhry

AIR 8

345

Shafil Maheen

AIR 9

345

Varun Teja Chaudhary

AIR 10

340

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