What is a Good Score and Rank in JEE Main 2021?

Sakunth Kumar
Sakunth KumarPublished On: November 09, 2020 | JEE Main

Students are often confused about what is a good score or rank in JEE Main 2021 exam. Find out JEE Main good score for NITs, JEE Advanced, IITs, IIITs.

JEE Main Good Score

What is a good score and rank in JEE Main exam? This is one of the most bothering questions for most of the aspirants, as students are often confused on 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 Main examination.

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 same can be checked below.

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

Precisely, a good JEE Main score is something that will make you eligible to appear for the JEE Advanced exam. According to the previous years' trends, the good JEE Main percentile or score required to appear for JEE Advanced was high. 

Year

JEE Main Cutoff for JEE Advanced (General Category)

SC

ST

OBC

2020

90.3765335

50.1760245

39.0696101

72.8887969

2019

90 Percentile

40

40

70

2017

81

32

27

49

2016

100

52

48

70

2015

105

50

44

70

2014

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 Main, the good score for the same can be around 80-90 percentile. At the same time, the candidates must feature among the top 15,000 - 20,000 ranks range to get admission. 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 Main, the good score for the same can around 70-80 percentile. At the same time, the candidates must feature among the top 25,000 ranks range to get admission. According to previous trends. Candidates with 1 - 25,000 rank range made it to top IIITs. However, candidates securing ranks beyond 25,000 - 1,00,000 also made it to IIITs (newer IIITs/ regional-level IIITs).

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

In order to secure admission in top engineering colleges in India (apart from IITs, NITs or IIITs), you should have above 80 percentile in JEE Main 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 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.

List of Popular B.Tech Colleges for Direct Admission without JEE Main 2021

Here is the list of top B.Tech colleges for direct admission without JEE Main 2020. You can click on the links below to apply directly -

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

All the Best for JEE Main 2021 Exam!

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