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JoSAA Counselling 2021 - Dates, Registration, Choice Filling, Seat Allotment, Procedure

Akansha Sirohi
Akansha SirohiPublished On: December 17, 2020 | JEE Advanced

JoSAA counselling 2021 for the admission in IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs will begin in June. The counselling and seat allotment process of JEE Main is based on the AIR obtained by the candidates in the entrance exam.

JoSAA Counselling

JoSAA 2021 - Candidates who perform well in the Joint Engineering Examination register for the Joint Seat Allocation Authority or JoSAA counselling 2021 in order to take admission in best engineering courses, across participating engineering colleges that include 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 23 IIITs and 23 Other-GFTIs. JoSAA counselling 2021 will be conducted for all eligible candidates who have qualified JEE Mains or JEE Advanced for admissions in centrally funded technical institutes. 

If you are looking for JoSAA counselling schedule 2021, you have come to the right place. This article comprises details of JoSAA counselling important dates, registration process, reporting centres, etc. JoSAA 2021 counselling is allowing candidates to fill up their course and college preference in the field of engineering. Basis these preferences, they are being allocated seats through JoSAA counselling in 2021. The process elaborated below will help you understand the JEE Main counselling process in detail.

JoSAA counselling schedule 2021 will be released in the last week of May. Check the list of institutes participating in JoSAA Counselling here. The details of JoSAA counselling fee payment and JoSAA seat allocation are given below.

Also Read: Check out some important latest rules regarding the JoSAA seat allocation process

JoSAA 2021 Counselling Dates

Event

Date

JEE Advanced All India Ranks to be declared by JAB on

June 2021

JoSAA 2021 Registration and Choice Filling

To be Notified

AAT appeared Students Registration & Form Filling

To be Notified

Mock seat allocation on the basis of choices filled by candidates

To be Notified

End of Registration & Choice-Filling under JoSAA

To be Notified

NIC - a collection of data and seat allocation for IITs/NITs (validation and verification on

To be Notified

First Round of Seat Allotment (Round 1)

To be Notified

Acceptance of first round of seat allotment and Document Upload

To be Notified

Last date to respond to Queries (Round 1)To be Notified

Display of available seats and filled seats after the first round

To be Notified

Second Round of Seat Allotment (Round 2)

To be Notified

Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat for Round 2

To be Notified
Last Date to Respond to Query (Round 2)To be Notified
Withdraw of Seat/ Exit from Seat AllotmentTo be Notified

Display of available seats and filled seats after the second round

To be Notified

Third Round of Seat Allotment (Round 3)

To be Notified

Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat for Round 3

To be Notified

Display of available seats and filled seats after the third round

To be Notified

Fourth Round of Seat Allotment (Round 4)

To be Notified

Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat for round 4

To be Notified

Display of available seats and filled seats after the fourth round

To be Notified

Fifth Round of Seat Allotment (Round 5)

To be Notified

Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat for round 5

To be Notified

Display of available seats and filled seats after the fifth round

To be Notified

Sixth Round of Seat Allotment (Round 6)

To be Notified

Document Verification and Acceptance/withdrawal of Seat for round 6 (Last round for seat withdrawal only for IITs)

To be Notified

Also Read:Check out the Detailed IITs B.Tech Fee Structure

JoSAA Counselling Process 2021

JoSAA 2021 counselling is a six-step process. Candidates seeking admissions in the most prestigious engineering institutes can read detailed guidelines below. Also, all aspiring candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying for the counselling of JoSAA 2021. You can also compare your JEE Main score to evaluate your Rank here.

JoSAA Counselling 2021 Registration Process

  • Candidates will have to register themselves in order to participate in JoSAA counselling 2021. Candidates can log in using their exam roll numbers.

  • In order to log in, candidates can use their JEE Main 2021 roll numbers. However, candidates who have cleared JEE Advanced 2021 will have to log in using their JEE Advanced roll number.

  • There is no need to fill any other details in order to register as all the personal and academic details of the candidates will be fetched from their JEE Main and JEE Advanced forms respectively.

  • Candidates will be required to update their contact details for JoSAA 2021 counselling. It is also mandatory to change the password while registering for counselling.

JoSAA Counselling 2021 Choice Filling

  • Applicants will be able to view choices according to their eligibility criteria, i.e. those who have qualified JEE Main will be able to choose from NITs, IIITs and GFTIs and those who have cleared JEE advanced will be able to choose from IITs.

  • The initial step is to select the streams and institutes where the candidate wants to apply. Then the candidates will be required to arrange these choices in order of their preference, i.e. from most preferred to least preferred by using the ‘Arrange Filled Choices’ option.

  • Read your preferences carefully and use the ‘Choice Rearrange’ and ‘Choice Interchange’ to make changes to your list if needed. A ‘Multiple Deletion’ option is also provided to delete multiple choices.

  • Once you are certain about your preference list and the order that it follows, save the choices.

JoSAA Counselling 2021 Choice Locking

  • After you are done selecting and arranging your preferences you can either choose ‘I agree to lock my choices’ option or you can select ‘I will lock my choices later’ option.

  • IT is important to select the ‘I agree to lock my choices’ option before the last of choice filling and locking.

  • Take a print out of your preference list by entering your JEE Advanced/ JEE Main roll number and password respectively.

JoSAA Counselling 2021 Seat Allotment

  • JoSAA seat allotment 2021 is conducted online on the basis of the preference list submitted by students and the merit list prepared by the authorities.

  • Candidates who qualify the cut-off criteria set by JoSAA 2021 will be added to the JoSAA rank list 2021. The rank list and seat allocation information will be released online.

JoSAA Counselling Fee Payment 2021

  • If you have secured a seat through JoSAA counselling 2021, make sure that you download the provisional allotment letter along with the e-challan for the payment of seat acceptance fee.

  • Seat acceptance fee for general candidates is Rs. 35,000, whereas for SC, Gen-PwD, ST, OBC-NCL-PwD, ST-PwD and SC-PwD the fee will be Rs. 15,000 that can be paid either through e-challan or through SBI net banking.

  • This fee will be included in the semester fees once the student has confirmed admission.

JoSAA Reporting Centres 2021

  • Those candidates who have been allocated seats will have to report at the assigned reporting centres for verification of documents.

  • Candidates will have to carry all original mark sheets and other necessary documents at the time of verification. Those who fail to produce original documents will fail the verification round and their admission will be cancelled.

  • Candidates who have been allocated institutes other than NITs, IIITs and GFTI will have to report at the respective institute in order to confirm their admission by paying the remaining part of the first-semester fee.

Full List of JoSAA 2021 Helpline Centres for NITs, IIITs and GFTIsFull List of JoSAA 2021 Document Verification Centres for NITs, IIITs and GFTIs

List of Documents Required for JoSAA Counselling NIT+System (Upload)

  • Class 12th Mark Sheet/ Certificate

  • Class 10th Mark Sheet

  • Category Certificate (only applicable for SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL/ General-EWS)

  • In the case of the OBC-NCL/GEN-EWS category, the certificate must be issued on or after April 01, 2021

  • JEE Main Admit Card

  • Original Certificate for Persons with Disabilities (PwD), if applicable, issued by the competent authority

  • Crossed Bank Cheque copy / Image of Passbook with bank account details

  • Medical Certificate (in specified Format available on JoSAA-2021 format)

  • OCI/PIO card, if applicable

  • Passport (if applicable)

List of Documents Required for JoSAA IIT Counselling 2021 (Upload)

Class X Mark Sheet/Certificate or Birth Certificate (for Date-of-Birth)

Class XII Mark Sheet (Qualifying Examination)

Crossed Bank Cheque copy / Image of Passbook with bank account details

Medical Certificate

Certificate of category (SC/ST/OBC-NCL/GEN-EWS), if applicable

In the case of the OBC-NCL/GEN-EWS category, the certificate must be issued on or after April 01, 2021.

. Original Certificate for Persons with Disabilities (PwD),

OCI/PIO card

Passport / Citizenship certificate, if applicable

Category Certificate (SC/ ST/ OBC-NCL/ Gen-EWS)

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Also Read:Meet the JEE Main Toppers who Excel in Other Engineering Exams As Well

JoSAA Round-wise Seat Allotment Results 2021

Check round-wise seat allotment results for JoSAA 2021 from the table given below

JoSAA Round 2 Seat Allotment Result 2021JoSAA Round 5 Seat Allotment Result 2021
JoSAA Round 4 Seat Allotment Result 2021JoSAA Round 3 Seat Allotment Result 2021
JoSAA Round 7 Seat Allotment Result 2021JoSAA Round 6 Seat Allotment Result 2021

JoSAA 2021 Seat Matrix (Tentative)

Name of the Institute

Seats Available for Open Category

Seats Available for Open-PwD Category

Seats Available for SC Category

Seats Available for SC-PwD Category

Seats Available for ST Category

Seats Available for ST-PwD Category

Seats Available for OBC Category

Seats Available forOBC-PwD Category

Total Seats Available for all Categories

IITs

5394

159

1594

50

800

32

2870

89

10988

NITs

8640

263

2565

74

1631

56

4496

143

17868

IIITs

1672

47

506

15

258

7

897

31

3433

GFTIs

2179

74

551

14

363

13

763

22

3979

Total

17885

543

5216

153

3052

108

9026

285

36268

JoSAA 2021 Seat Allotment Results

For each round, JoSAA will announce the seat allotment, and the same can be checked by clicking on the link below -

JoSAA Seat Allotment Result 2021List of Documents to be Uploaded for JoSAA Counselling 2021
JoSAA Cutoff 2020 - Opening & Closing Ranks for IITs, NITs, IIITs & GFTIsList of Colleges with Low Rank in JEE Main

JoSAA Freeze, Float & Slide Process Video

JoSAA 2021 Choice Filling 2020

JoSAA Related Articles

List of IITs for 5,000 to 10,000 Rank in JEE AdvancedJoSAA 2021 Participating Institutes
List of Colleges Accepting 50,000 to 75,000 Rank in JEE MainList of Colleges Accepting to 75,000 to 1,00,000 Rank in JEE Main

Stay tuned to CollegeDekho for the JoSAA 2020 schedule and updates.

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FAQs

Can I withdraw my seat in the last round of the JoSAA 2020 counselling process?

Yes, you can withdraw your seat in the last round of the JoSAA 2020 counselling process but not a single penny of your JoSAA counselling fee will be refunded back to you. It is thus advisable that you must withdraw your seat before the last round of the JoSAA counselling process. 

In how many rounds is the JoSAA counselling process conducted?

The JoSAA counselling process is usually conducted in 6 to 7 rounds followed by an equal number of seat allotment rounds. As per the official notification, the JoSAA 2020 counselling process will have 6 rounds only. 

How many institutes are participating in the JoSAA counselling process for the academic year 2020-21?

Through the JoSAA 2020 counselling process, the Joint Seat Allocation Authority will allocate seats in a total of 110 institutions (IITs, NITS, IIITs and GFTIs/CFTIs) situated across the country. 

What are the JoSAA seat acceptance fee for general and reserved category candidates?

The JoSAA seat acceptance fee for the general category and reserved category candidates is rupees 35,000/- and rupees 15,000/- respectively. The candidates can deposit the JoSAA seat acceptance fee either through SBU netbanking or e-challan. 

When does the JEE Advanced counselling 2020 registration process begin for the AAT qualified candidates?

Candidates after clearing the JEE Advanced AAT 2020 exam can start registering for the JoSAA JEE Advanced 2020 counselling process from 11th October onwards. The last date of registration and form filling for the AAT qualified candidates is 12th October 2020. Click on the links - Complete schedule of JEE Advanced (JoSAA) 2020 counselling and seat allotment process to find out all the important dates. 

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