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What is a Good Score and Rank in JEE Main 2022?

Soham Mitra
Soham MitraUpdated On: August 06, 2022 08:31 pm IST | JEE Main

Students are often confused about what is a good score and rank in JEE Main 2022 exam. Find out JEE Main good score for NITs, JEE Advanced, IITs, IIITs here. 

JEE Main Good Score

What is a good score and rank in JEE Main exam 2022? This is one of the most bothering questions for most of the aspirants, as students are often confused about the score or rank that must be secured to get admission in NITs, IIITs, or to be eligible for JEE Advanced. Securing admission in NITs or qualifying for JEE Advanced might not be a difficult task with a good preparation strategy. In order to clear your doubt on what is a good score or rank that a candidate must secure in the JEE Mains 2022.

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The term ‘JEE Main good score’ varies from person to person. If you are aiming for admission in NITs or IIITs, the good score may be different, and the same may vary for a student who aspires to get admission in IITs. The analysis for the What is a good score and rank in JEE Main exam 2022 can be checked below.

Also read: JEE Main 2022 Marks vs Percentile vs Rank Analysis

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Good Score in JEE Main 2022

A good score and rank in the JEE Main exam 2022 might change for various candidates depending on the college they want to attend. If a student seeks to get admission to top NIT colleges in India, the JEE Mains score necessary will differ from that required for admission to a top IIIT. So, a good JEE Mains score is actually determined by where a student desires to enroll. 

Also read: What is a Good Score & Rank in SRMJEEE?

Good Percentile in JEE Main 2022

Candidates should study well to score a good rank in the JEE Main 2022 exam. If you aim to get admission to the top engineering colleges in India, your JEE Main percentile should be very good. Based on the past trends, we have made an analysis of what can be a very good, good, average, and low percentile in JEE Mains exam 2022-

Type of PercentileScore
Very Good Percentile99-100
Good Percentile90-98
Average Percentile70-89
Low Percentilebelow 60

Also read: What is a Good Score & Rank in VITEEE?

Good JEE Main Score/ Percentile to be Eligible for JEE Advanced

Only the top 2,50,000 JEE Main 2022 qualifying students will be eligible to participate in the JEE Advanced 2022. It indicates that applicants who want to be qualified for JEE Advanced 2022 must achieve a good score. Precisely, a good JEE Main score is something that will make you eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam. A good score in JEE Main can be 250+. As NTA is announcing JEE Mains 2022 result in the form of percentile, you can check the good percentile here. According to the previous years' trends, the good JEE Mains exam percentile or score required to appear for JEE Advanced was high. 

Year

JEE Mains Cutoff for JEE Advanced (General Category)

SC

ST

OBC

2022To be updatedTo be updatedTo be updatedTo be updated
202187.899224146.882533834.672899968.0234447

2020

90.3765335

50.1760245

39.0696101

72.8887969

2019

90 Percentile

40

40

70

2017 (in Marks)

81

32

27

49

2016 (in Marks)

100

52

48

70

2015 (in Marks)

105

50

44

70

2014 (in Marks)

115

53

47

74

From the above data, it is quite clear that the candidates need to score at least 200 - 210 marks (general category) in JEE Main to be eligible for JEE Advanced exam.

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Good JEE Main Score/ Rank to Secure Admission in NITs

In order to secure admission in NITs through JEE Mains, the good score for the same can be around 85-95 percentile. At the same time, the candidates must feature among the top 15,000 - 20,000 ranks range to get admission in the top NITs. According to previous year trends, candidates who featured in 1 - 20,000 ranks made it to top NITs across the country. However, some NITs also closed ranks around 2,00,000 (mostly newer NITs). For detailed information on the same, please click on the link below.

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Good JEE Main Score/ Rank to Secure Admission in IIITs

In order to secure admission in IIITs through JEE Mains, the good score for the same can be around 85-90 percentile. At the same time, the candidates must feature among the top 25,000 ranks range to get admission in popular IIITs. According to previous trends. Candidates with a 1 - 25,000 rank range made it to the top IIITs. However, candidates securing ranks beyond 25,000 - 1,00,000 also made it to IIITs (newer IIITs/ regional-level IIITs).

Also read: List of IIITs in India, Selection Process, Cutoff and Fees

Good JEE Main/ Score to Secure Admission in Top Engineering Colleges

In order to secure admission to top engineering colleges in India (apart from IITs, NITs or IIITs), you should have above 80 percentile in JEE Mains exam. There is also an option to appear for entrance exams conducted by various deemed universities.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for direct admission in the B.Tech course in top private engineering colleges across the country.

We hope that the above analysis helped you to have a complete idea of ‘Good Score and Rank’ in JEE Main.

Also Read- JEE Main 2022 application form

List of Popular B.Tech Colleges for Direct Admission without JEE Main 2022

There are a number of engineering colleges in India that offers admission without the JEE Main score & rank. If one doesn't score a rank in the JEE Main 2022 or doesn't want to sit for the entrance exam, they can get admission in such colleges. Here is the list of top BTech colleges for direct admission without JEE Main 2022. You can click on the links below to apply directly -

College Name
Lovely Professional UniversityUttaranchal University - Dehradun
Raffles UniversityJK Lakshmipat University - Jaipur
Sunder Deep Group of Institutions - GhaziabadJagran Lakecity University - Bhopal
Sanskar Educational Group - GhaziabadJaipur Engineering College - Jaipur
World University of Design - SonepatSri Balaji College of Engineering and Technology - Jaipur
KL University - GunturUniversity of Engineering & Management (UEM) - Jaipur
Bharat Institute of Technology (BIT) MeerutMody University - Sikar
CMR Institute of Technology - HyderabadDream Institute of Technology - Kolkata

Also read: What is a Good Score & Rank in KEAM?

List of Colleges on the basis of JEE Main Percentile 2022

In India, there are a number of engineering colleges that offers JEE Main percentiles. But, not all of the colleges accept high percentile, there are many where you can get admission if you have scored less also in the JEE Main 2022 exam. You can click on the links below to check the list of colleges on the basis of different percentile ranges in JEE Mains 2022 -

Colleges Link 
Colleges for 50-60 PercentileList of Colleges for 50-60 Percentile in JEE Main
Colleges for 70-80 PercentileList of Colleges for 70-80 Percentile in JEE Main
Colleges for 60-70 PercentileList of Colleges for 60-70 Percentile in JEE Main
Colleges for 80-90 PercentileList of Colleges for 80-90 Percentile in JEE Main

Also read: What is a Good Score & Rank in WBJEE?

List of Colleges on the basis of JEE Main Rank 2022

You can click on the links below to check the list of colleges on the basis of JEE Main rank 2022 -

College NameLinks 
Colleges for 75,000 to 1,00,000 RankList of Colleges for 75,000 to 1,00,000 Rank in JEE Main
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Colleges for 25,000 to 50,000 RankList of Colleges for 25,000 to 50,000 Rank in JEE Main
Colleges for 10,000 to 25,000 RankList of Colleges for 10,000 to 25,000 Rank in JEE Main

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We hope you find this post on What is a Good Score and Rank in JEE Main 2022 helpful and informative. For the latest JEE Mains Articles & Updates, stay tuned to CollegeDekho.

FAQs

How JEE Main rank is prepared ?

JEE Main rank is prepared by compositing the scores of JEE Main and marks of class XII in the ratio of 60:40. According to it, the scores are arranged in merit.

If I appear in all the sessions. Which scores will be counted while declaring the result?

The best of the scores from all the sessions will be considered for merit/ranking in JEE Main 2022.

How much percentile is required for NITs ?

General Category candidates need to score a minimum of 95+ percentile score to get NITs. For reserved category candidates, an 80+ percentile score is enough to get NITs.

What is a good percentile in JEE Main?

A percentile above 90 can be considered as a good percentile in JEE Main.

Is 70 a good percentile in JEE Main?

70 is an average percentile in JEE Main.

Is 150-200 a good score in JEE Main?

150 to 200 can be considered as an average score in JEE Main.

Is 200 a good score in JEE Main?

200 is considered as an above-average score in JEE Main.

Will I get admission if my JEE Main rank is above 1,00,000?

You can get admission in new NITs and popular private colleges if your rank is above 1,00,000 in JEE Main.

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