Now after the declaration of JEE Main 2018 Result, the JOSAA 2018 counselling schedule has been announced. Follow the link given below to access the schedule. JOSAA counselling 2018 will start from June 15, 2018. CBSE has declared the JEE Main Paper 2 Result on May 30, 2018. The Result was supposed to be declared on May 31, but it has now been released. As per the official notification by CBSE earlier, it was clear that the result of JEE Main 2018 Paper 1 is to be available on 30 Apr 2018, which was declared accordingly. Whereas, the paper 2 result was to be declared on May 31, 2018. But as a surprise, the Paper 2 Result has been declared a day before. To check the result make sure to keep handy your JEE Main 2018 Roll Number.

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Get here latest update on JEE Main 2018 Result which will show score, rank. Top 2,24,000 students will be eligible for JEE Advanced 2018.

JEE Main 2018 Result

JEE Main 2018 Result has been announced by CBSE on 30 Apr 2018, at 6:30 PM. Check result of JEE Main 2018 at and/or as per following schedule.

JEE Main 2018 Important Dates
Paper 1 and 2 (Offline) were held on 08 Apr 2018
Paper 1 (Online) was held on 15, 16 Apr 2018
Release of official answer key of JEE Main 2018 24 Apr 2018 (available)
Last day to submit challenges in answer keys 27 Apr 2018
JEE Main 2018 Result Declaration for paper 1 30 Apr 2018
JEE Main 2018 Result Declaration for paper 2 31 may 2018 30 May 2018
JOSAA 2018 counselling starts from 15 Jun 2018

Enter eight-digit roll number, date of birth to login. Upon login, candidates can see score card / rank card on the screen which indicates JEE Main Result. It contains subject wise marks, all India Rank and category rank.

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Candidates with either at least 75% marks in board exam or in top 20 percentile can participate in counselling on basis of JEE Main 2018 Result. Although it was said that Paper 2 results will be announced on 31 May 2018, but chances are it may be published with JEE main 2018 Paper 1 Result.

CBSE is to publish cutoff in scorecard/rank card along with result. Last year cutoff was 81 for general, 49 for OBC, 32 for SC, and 27 for ST.

Candidates may note that is the official website of JEE Main 2018. However, result is published at Regardless, link and notification of result announcement are posted at also.

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JEE Main 2018 Check Here Result
Paper 1 Click here to check JEE Main 2018 Result of Paper 1 – Announced
Paper 2 Click here to check JEE Main 2018 Result of Paper 2 – Announced- NEW

The result of JEE Main 2018 indicates marks, rank, as well as eligibility for JEE Advanced. Admission to engineering (BE / B.Tech) and architecture (B.Arch / B.Plan) in academic session 2018-2019 in NITs, IIITs, CFTIs are only on basis of JEE Main 2018 result.

This is what scorecard/rank card looks like

JEE Main 2018 Result

CBSE is responsible for conduct of JEE Main 2018 and declaration of its result. Result (rank) is only on basis of score obtained in exam as per official answer key.

  • Marks in paper 1 = Number of correct answers x 4 – number of incorrect answers x 1.

Expected cutoffs and past year cutoffs

Given below are the expected cut off of JEE Main 2018 as well as actual past year cutoffs. To start with, the past three years cut offs were as follows: In 2017, cut off scores were 81 (general), 49 (OBC), 32 (SC), 27 (ST). Prior to that in 2016, cut off scores were 100 (general), 70 (OBC), 52 (SC), 48 (ST). Previously in 2016, cut off score were 105 (general), 70 (OBC), 50 (SC), 44 (ST).

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Coming to expected cut offs; following are expected cutoffs for JEE Main 2018 result: 82-86 (general), 50-54 (OBC), 33-37 (SC), 28-32 (ST).

CBSE will declare 2018 cutoff (for eligibility for JEE Advanced 2018) along with JEE Main 2018 Result. You can also download opening and closing ranks of last year here.

Significance of JEE Main 2018 result of each paper is explained below.

JEE Main 2018 Result of Paper 1 for Engineering (BE / B.Tech) admission

  • The result of JEE Main 2018 of paper 1 is used for the purpose of admission to engineering (BE / B.Tech).
  • NITs, IIITs, CFTIs shall directly use JEE Main 2018 Rank to offer admission through CSAB.
  • Also many private colleges are accepting JEE Main result for engineering admissions in academic session 2018-2019.
  • In paper 1, candidates get marks out of 360.

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JEE Main 2018 Result of Paper 2 for Architecture (B.Arch / B.Plan) admission

  • The result of JEE Main 2018 of paper 2 leads to admission to architecture and planning (B.Arch / B.Plan).
  • Candidates can participate in CSAB for seeking admission in NITs, CFTIs, SPAs on basis of JEE Main 2018 paper 2 result.
  • Otherwise, one can also apply separately to other private colleges that accept JEE Main result.
  • In paper 2, candidates get marks out of 390.

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JEE Main 2018 Result: At what time will score and rank be announced?

CBSE does not announce any fixed time for declaration of JEE Main Result. It can be announced any time on scheduled date.

  • Last year result was announced at 1 PM.
  • In the year before that, the time at which result was announced was 5 PM.

So, firstly, if CBSE announces any time for result announcement, it will be updated here. Otherwise link to check result of JEE Main 2018 will be directly published at that time at which CBSE publishes result.

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Marks vs Rank

While waiting for result, candidates can use the marks vs rank given below to predict their rank.

Range of marks Range of Ranks
351-360 1-40
341-350 41-50
331- 340 51-60
321 -330 61-70
311-320 71-200
301-310 201 – 300
291-300 301-500
281-290 501-800
271-280 801 -1200
261-270 1201-1600
251-260 1601-2200
241-250 2201-2900
231-240 2901-3900
221-230 3901-5300
211- 220 5301-6700
201 – 210 6701- 8500
191-200 8501-10,700
181-190 10,701-13,300
171-180 13,301 – 16,500
161 -170 16,501-20,800
151-160 20,801-26,000
141 -150 26,000-31,600
131- 140 31,601-39,000
121 -130 39001- 48,000
111-120 48,001-59,000
101-110 59,001-74,000
81-100 74,001-12,00,00
61 – 80 12,00,01-20,00,00
41 – 60 20,00,01- 38,00,00
21-40 38,00,01-72,00,00
15-20 72,00,01- 83,00,00
10 – 14 83,00,01-93,00,00
0-9 93,00,01-10,50,000

To more easily predict rank, use rank predictor. In the rank predictor, all you have to do is enter your marks and get predicted rank.

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JEE Main 2018 Result: How Many Students Appeared In Exam?

Overall 11.5 lakh students registered for the Joint Entrance Examination (Mains) 2018.  CBSE conducted Joint Entrance Examination (JEE Mains) in offline mode on April 08, 2018 and then in online mode on April 15 and 16, 2018. Statistics have been officially released for the offline paper that are also given below.

Number of candidates
  • Boys: 6,46,814
  • Girls: 2,66,745
  • Transgender: 3
  • Total: 10,43,739
Test Cities
  • India: 104
  • Abroad: 8
  • Total: 112
Test Centres
  • India: 1613
  • Abroad: 8
  • Total: 1621

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How to check JEE Main 2018 Result?

Step 1: Click on the link for JEE Main 2018 result check (which will be available as soon as CBSE declares result). Or you can visit

Step 2: If you visit instead of clicking link above, then you will land on CBSE results main page. Here, you will have to click link with text that says “Joint Entrance Examination (Main) 2018- With Rank – Announced on 30th April 2018”.

Now you reach the login for JEE Main 2018 result.

Step 3: The first thing you enter is the roll number.

Step 4: Then you enter date of birth. Click the submit button then.

JEE Main 2018 Result in form of score and rank now appears on screen. Check result and print it.

CBSE does not send score card or rank card by post. Hence all candidates must download it on time.

How to check JEE Main 2018 Result if I forget my roll number?

If you have forgotten your roll number, then these are the ways to get it.

  • You can find roll number on top of admit card.
  • Otherwise, check confirmation email that you received at time of registration.
  • If both are unavailable then use forgot application number login at

JEE Main 2018 result: Details Mentioned In Score / Rank Card

When you log in to see result (score card / rank card), you see following details.

  • Roll number
  • Name
  • Mother’s name
  • Father’s name
  • Category
  • Sub category
  • State code of eligibility
  • Nationality
  • Physics marks obtained in paper 1
  • Chemistry marks obtained in paper 1
  • Mathematics marks obtained in paper 1
  • All India Rank
  • Category rank
  • Cut off score for appearing in JEE Advanced 2018
  • Instructions

What happens after JEE Main 2018 Result is announced?

CBSE and JEE Main Secretariat are bodies that are only responsible for conduct of exam. Therefore after result, following things happen.

  1. CBSE sends result data to seat allocation boards.
  2. Seat allocation board or concerned state governments, institutes accept JEE Main result 2018 data for the purpose of seat allotment and counselling (CSAB 2018).

CBSE or JEE Main Secretariat do not handle counselling process, seat allotment, or get any input on seats.


JEE Main 2018 Result of the following candidates will not be announced.

  • If candidate had provided incorrect information, and appeared in more than one slot or date of computer mode exam, or appeared in both pen and paper based test and computer based exam.
  • If candidate actually studied less than five subjects in qualifying exam / class 12th, but furnished incorrect data to appear in exam, then also his/her candidature will be cancelled.

How is JEE Main 2018 Result Evaluated?

CBSE releases official JEE Main Answer Key. Candidates can login at from April 24 to 27, 2018 to check answer key of JEE Main 2018, recorded responses of pen and paper based test and answers of computer based test. Candidates can also submit challenges to official answer key. Based on challenges received, the Joint Admission Board / CBSE shall decide upon final answer keys. CBSE will calculate JEE Main 2018 score and rank on basis of final answer keys only.

There are no “passing marks” in JEE Main; all candidates who appear for exam get a rank. However a qualifying marks is set to be eligible for JEE Advanced. JEE Main 2018 Cut Off in order to be eligible for JEE Advanced will be revealed with result. Until then you can check past year cut offs.

Tie Breaking for JEE Main 2018 Result

CBSE has laid down the following rules to break a tie wherever two or more candidates obtain same marks.

Tie Breaking Criterion for JEE Main Paper I

  • First, marks in mathematics are considered. A candidate who has higher score in paper 1 mathematics gets a better rank.
  • After that marks obtained in physics are given importance. One with better marks in physics gets a higher rank.
  • If tie persists then ratio of positive marks and negative marks is calculated. One with higher absolute value of this ratio is awarded a higher rank.
  • Thereafter also if tie persists, then both students get same rank.

Tie Breaking Criterion for JEE Main Paper II

  • Marks obtained in aptitude test of paper 2 are first checked. The candidate who has better score in aptitude test gets a better rank.
  • If that does not break the tie, then marks in drawing test are compared. One with higher score in it gets a higher rank.
  • In the event that tie persists, then ratio of positive to negative scores are found out. One with higher absolute value of positive to negative score gets a better rank.
  • If after these also, tie remains, then they get same rank.

Important note to candidates for after result of JEE Main 2018

Candidates should check and ensure their eligibility for JEE Advanced 2018. They should also check eligibility criteria for admission to various colleges. It is important to note that being eligible for JEE and getting JEE Main 2018 All India Rank does not automatically entitle you to be eligible for admission.

Also, those who are from Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland, Odisha (states participating in JEE) should check details of state admission. These states were earlier admitting on basis of state level engineering entrance exams and have their own sets of rules.

What is the process that is to be followed for admission after JEE Main 2018 result?

  • Candidates need to register for counselling process.
  • Once registered, they will get the option to choose colleges and branches. Choice filling will be an online process.
  • Seat allocation board / state counselling authorities / institutes will offer admission on basis of choices exercised by candidates and their JEE Main 2018 All India Rank.
  • Those who get a seat need to attend document verification. Its purpose is to check identity, age, qualifying exam, state of eligibility, category.
  • Candidates need to show original documents.
  • Then, candidates who are offered a seat and are proved to be eligible for it as per verification, need to pay admission fee to secure admission.

JEE Main 2018 Toppers

The names, ranks, and scores of JEE Main 2018 Toppers will be announced with result. CBSE will publish a press release of JEE (Main) 2018 result. Also, it will have, among other things, two lists: name of toppers boys category, and name of topers girls category.

Previous year JEE Main Toppers

JEE Main Toppers Boys
  • Kalpit Veerwal (360 out of 360) – Rank 1
  • Vasu Jain (350 out of 360) – Rank 2
  • Ananye Agarwal (350 out of 360) – Rank 3
JEE Main Toppers Girls
  • Vrunda Nandkumar Rathi (321 out of 360; overall AIR 71) – Rank 1
  • Poorva Garg (319 out of 360; overall AIR 96) – Rank 2
  • Narayana Jeevana Reddy (318 out of 360; overall AIR 102) – Rank 3

In top 1000 ranks, there were 932 boys and 68 girls. In top 5000, there were 4534 boys and 466 girls.

Useful statistics

Total candidates who registered for paper 1: 11,86,454 Total candidates who qualified for JEE Advanced: 2,21,427
Offline exam
  • Number of candidates who registered : 10,02,781
  • Number of candidates who appeared : 9,56,716
Online exam
  • Number of candidates who registered : 1,83,673
  • Number of candidates who appeared : 1,65,635

Candidates should visit at regular intervals for latest news. Official website of JEE Main 2018 is Also, you may also note that official website of result is

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