The JEE Main 2018 Cutoff will be announced along with the declaration of the JEE Main Result 2018. The cutoff marks are the minimum marks needed by the candidates to appear in JEE Main 2018 Counselling. It is important for the candidates to have an idea of the cutoff marks so as to stay prepared as per the expectations of the examination. As per the cutoff trends from previous year JEE main examination, candidates will be able to judge their level of preparation and will be able to take apt decisions for their choice of admission and selection of courses.
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We discuss here the cutoff marks of the IITs, IIITs, NITs and GFTIs from previous years so that an idea of JEE Main 2018 Cutoff is available for the aspiring candidates. Read below to know more.
JEE Main 2018 CutOff
Here is the most important thing that a candidate must understand about JEE Main 2018 Cutoff. In JEE Mains all the candidates are given ranks, but not all the candidates are called for the counselling rounds. Only those candidates who achieve marks more than or equal to the cutoff marks in the examination are allowed to participate in JEE Main 2018 Counselling and take admission in the participating colleges. The participating institutes release the opening and closing ranks and on the basis of which the candidates participate in the admission process.
There are two types of JEE Main Cutoff marks:
Type 1: JEE Main 2018 Cutoff marks for Admissions in the Participating Institutes.
Type 2: JEE Main 2018 Cutoff marks for appearing in JEE Advanced 2018.
JEE Main 2018 Cutoff trends for JEE Advanced
This simply means the minimum marks that is to be achieved by the candidates to be able to appear in JEE Advanced for admission in the IITs. Every candidate who appears in JEE Main is given a rank in the merit list, but not all qualify for JEE Advanced and the counselling rounds. Thus the cutoff marks are the minimum marks that a candidate requires to be eligible for either of the aforesaid category.
The number of candidates to be selected for JEE Advanced 2018 and the past years’ data is as follows:
It is very clear the number of qualifying candidates has increased, which has, in turn, led to the dip in JEE Main cutoff.
So what is to be noticed here is that this year the pool of candidates decided to be selected for JEE Advanced is 2, 24,000, greater than the previous years. Will the cutoff go down further?
Here are few factors that will decide the same:
- The difficulty level of the examination
- The performance of the candidates
- Number of candidates
- The Number of seats available
All the above factors will bring out the actual cutoff of JEE Main 2018 which will be declared as per the schedule mentioned above on this page.
JEE Main 2018 Cutoff: Opening and Closing Ranks
The candidates need to achieve a rank that is more than or equal to the closing rank for admissions into various participating institutes of JEE Main. The closing and opening ranks vary from institute to institute. Below are the previous years’ opening and closing ranks for NITs, IIITs, GFTIs. With the help of the previous years’ data candidates will be able to guess this years’ opening and closing ranks for the institute of their choice.
Previous year JEE Main Opening-Closing Ranks are mentioned for various institutes in the links below:
- Assam University Cut Off
- ABV-IIITM Gwalior Cut Off
- BIT Mesra, Ranchi Cut Off
- NIT Jalandhar Cut Off
- GKV Haridwar Cut Off
- IICT Bhadohi Cut Off
- IIIT Kota, Rajasthan Cut Off
- IIIT Guwahati Cut Off
- IIIT Kalyani, West Bengal Cut Off
- IIIT Sonepat, Haryana Cut Off
- IIIT Una, Himachal Pradesh Cut Off
- IIIT Andra Pradesh Cut Off
- IIIT Vadodara, Gujrat Cut Off
- IIIT Allahabad Cut Off
- IIIT Kancheepuram Cut Off
- IIIT Ahmedabad Cut Off
- IT-GGU Bilaspur Cut Off
- J.K. Institute Allahabad Cut Off
- MNIT Jaipur Cut Off
- MANIT Bhopal Cut Off
- MNNIT Allahabad Cut Off
- NIEIT Aurangabad Cut Off
- NIFFT Hatia, Ranchi Cut Off
- NIT Agartala Cut Off
- NIT Calicut Cut Off
- NIT Delhi Cut Off
- NIT Durgapur Cut Off
- NIT Goa Cut Off
- NIT Hamirpur Cut Off
- NIT Karnataka, Surathkal Cut Off
- NIT Meghalaya Cut Off
- NIT Nagaland Cut Off
- NIT Patna Cut Off
- NIT Puducherry Cut Off
- NIT Raipur Cut Off
- NIT Sikkim Cut Off
- NIT Arunachal Pradesh Cut Off
- NIT Jamshedpur Cut Off
- NIT Kurukshetra Cut Off
- NIT Manipur Cut Off
- NIT Mizoram Cut Off
- NIT Rourkela Cut Off
- NIT Silchar Cut Off
- NIT Srinagar Cut Off
- NIT Tiruchirappalli Cut Off
- NIT Uttarakhand Cut Off
- NIT Warangal Cut Off
- IIITDM Jabalpur Cut Off
- RGIIT Amethi Cut Off
- SLIET Longowal Cut Off
- SVNIT Surat Cut Off
- MZU Aizawl Cut Off
- School of Engineering Tezpur University Cut Off
- SPA Bhopal Cut Off
- SPA Delhi Cut Off
- SPA Vijayawada Cut Off
- SMVDU Jammu and Kashmir Cut Off
- VNIT Nagpur Cut Off