JoSAA has started seat allotment for the year 2019 on the basis of JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019. Check all the information related to JoSAA 2019.
- What is JoSAA 2019?
- Important Dates
- Who can apply for JoSAA?
- Participating Institutes
- How to apply for JoSAA?
- Mock Allotment
- Seat Allotment Results
What is JoSAA 2019?
Full form of JoSAA is Joint Seat Allocation Authority. JoSAA was constituted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development to manage the seat allocation for 107 institutions for the year 2019-20. It is responsible for seat allocation to candidates who qualify JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019.
Choice of College
After enrollment, the candidates will have to submit their choices for colleges and course/programs. The institutions and courses must be chosen by the candidates according to their liking as it will be considered in the seat assignment session.
Dual Reporting in JoSAA Counseling
This means the candidate will have to report to the centre twice under JoSAA 2019. It will only be applicable if the allotment had been upgraded at some round of counselling. If the candidates were first allocated a seat at the NITs and it got upgraded to IITs or any other institute then the candidates will have to report for IITs as well.
In simple words, if the seat of a candidate is changed from IIT to NIT+system and vice versa, then he/she has to report at both of the reporting centres one after the other to make sure that his/her admission is confirmed. Failure to do so will result in the cancellation of the candidature of the applicant.
JoSAA 2019 Opening and Closing Rank
The opening and closing rank will be announced after seat allotment result. Candidates can check the previous year JoSAA opening and closing rank to attain idea about how the rank this year will be.
After the result for seat distribution is declared, candidates should report to their nearest reporting centre for document verification. Only after verification and payment of seat acceptance fees, the applicants will have the capacity to visit their assigned college for confirmation of admission.
Candidates who are qualified for JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019 will be eligible for admissions into 97 JoSAA 2019 participating institutes. More than 34,000 undergraduate engineering seats from the participating IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs will be open for all JEE Main and JEE Advanced exam qualified candidates.
Following documents are required for the registration for JoSAA 2019
- 3 Passport size photographs
- Provisional Seat Allotment Letter
- Class XII Performance Check
- Proof of Fee Payment
- Admit Card of JEE
- ScoreCard of JEE
- Class X Marks Sheet
- Class XII Marks Sheet
- Medical Certificate
- Category Certificate if applicable
- Registration cum locked choices for the seat allotment
- DS certificate if applicable
- Passport of the students and parents if applicable
JoSAA 2019 has started the registration process for seat allocation after the result for JEE Advanced was declared. This process started on 16th June 2019. Last date to register for JoSAA 2019 is 25th June 2019.
There will be seven rounds of seat allocation in total. Results of first round of seat allocation will be out on 27th June 2019. The concluding JoSAA 2019 Dates will be 23rd July 2019. Important Dates are provided below:
|Commencement of candidate registration and choice filling for academic programs||June 16, 2019|
|Last date for candidate registration and choice filling for academic programs||June 25, 2019|
|Reconciliation of data, Seat Allocation, verification and
|June 26, 2019|
|Display of seats filled / availability status||
July 18, 2019
|Final Round Seat Allocation result declaration (Round 7)|
|Document Verification and Acceptance of Seat by reporting at Reporting Centres/Admitting Institutes (Round 7)||July 19, 2019 (1 day for IITs)|
|Document Verification and Acceptance of Seat by reporting at Reporting Centres/Admitting Institutes (Round 7) WITHDRAWAL OF SEAT at participating Institutes||19th July to 23rd July, 2019 (for NIT & others)|
Who can apply for JoSAA?
The qualification criteria of JoSAA 2019 must be met and fulfilled by the candidates for admissions into the participating institutes. Although, JoSAA 2019 have not set any particular qualification criteria. In any case, the candidates should have qualified the JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019 for registering and participating in the seat allotment.
Candidates also need to have correct documents. Because the same will be verified by the conducting authorities. Hence, it becomes very important for the students to satisfy the JoSAA 2019 Eligibility in every way.
Note: If the candidate won't have any of the necessary documents unavailable with him/her, then he/she will not be considered for the seat allocation and admission.
JoSAA 2019 comprises a total of 107 participating institutes or colleges. These institutes comprise of Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), National Insitute of Technology (NITs), Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIITs) and Government-Funded Technological Institutes (GFTIs).
After JoSAA announces the seat allotment results, the candidates will have to report to the selected/alotted reporting centres mentioned below to confirm their allotted seats.
JoSAA 2019 will have separate reporting centres for IIT's, NIT's and other institutes.
List of JoSAA 2019 Participating Institutes
Number of participating institutes in JoSAA 2019 are given below:
|Name of the Institutes||Number of Institutes|
|Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other GFTIs)||28|
|Indian Institute of Information Technology (IIITs)||25|
|Indian Institute of Technology (IITs)||23|
|National Institute of Technology (NITs)||31|
The participating institutes for JoSSA 2019 are the same as the reporting centres. These are provided below.
Reporting Centres for IITs
Following table contains the reporting for admissions in IITs.
|Institute Code||Name of the Institute||Address|
|101||Indian Institute of Technology, Bhubaneswar||IIT Bhubaneswar, Argul, Jatni, Khurda, PIN: 752050|
|102||Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay||IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400076, India|
|103||Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi||IIT Mandi, Parashar Road, Tehsil Sadar, Near Kataula, Kamand,
Himachal Pradesh – 175005, India
|104||Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi||IIT Delhi, Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110016, India|
|105||Indian Institute of Technology, Indore||Khandwa Road, Simrol, Indore, Madhya Pradesh – 453552, India|
|106||Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur||IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, West Bengal – 721302, India|
|107||Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad||Kandi, Sangareddy, Telangana – 502285, India|
|108||Indian Institute of Technology, Jodhpur||IIT Jodhpur, NH 65 Nagaur Road, Karwar 342037, Jodhpur District,
|109||Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur||IIT Kanpur, Kalyanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh – 208016, India|
|110||Indian Institute of Technology, Madras||IIT Madras, Chennai, Tamil Nadu - 600036, India|
|111||Indian Institute of Technology, Gandhinagar||IIT Gandhinagar, Palaj, Gujarat – 382355, India|
|112||Indian Institute of Technology, Patna||Bihta, Patna, Bihar – 801103, India|
|113||Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee||IIT Roorkee, Roorkee, Uttarakhand – 247667, India|
|114||Indian Institute of Technology (ISM), Dhanbad||Mai Campus, IIT (ISM), Dhanbad, Jharkhand - 826004, India|
|115||Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar||Nangal Road, Rupnagar, Punjab – 140001, India|
|116||Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi||BHU, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh - 221005, India|
|117||Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati||IIT Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam - 781039, India|
|118||Indian Institute of Technology, Bhilai||IIT Bhilai, GEC Campus, Sejbahar, Raipur - 492015, Chhattisgarh, India|
Reporting-cum-Help Centres for NITs, IIITs and GFTIs
The table below consists of reporting centres for NITS, IIITs and GFTIs. These centres will also act as the help centres for the before-mentioned institutions.
|Institute Code||Name of the Institution||Address of Correspondence||Phone/Fax/Website|
|201||Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of
|N.I.T. Post Office, Jalandhar - 144011, India||Phone: +91-181-2690301,3082000
Institute of Technology, Jaipur
|Jawaharlal Nehru Marg, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur, Rajasthan – 302 017, India||Phone: +91-141-2529087,2715031
|203||Maulana Azad National
Institute of Technology, Bhopal
|Near Mata Mandir, Bhopal, Madya Pradesh – 462 003 India||Phone: 0755-4051255
Fax: 91-755 2670562
|204||Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology,
|Allahabad – 211 004, India||Phone: +91-532-2271046,2271044
|205||National Institute of Technology, Agartala||P.O.: National Institute of Technology, Agartala Barjala, Jirania, Tripura (W) – 799 046, India||Phone: +91-381-2546630,
|206||National Institute of Technology, Calicut||NITC Campus P.O., Calicut, Kerala– 673 601, India||Phone: +91-495-2286110, 2286118
|207||National Institute of Technology, Delhi||A-7, Institutional Area, Near Satyawadi Raja Harish Chandra Hospital, Narela, New Delhi, - 110 040, India||Phone: +91-11-33861186
|208||National Institute of Technology, Durgapur||Mahatma Gandhi Avenue, Durgapur, West Bengal – 713 209, India||Phone: +91-343-2754680
|209||National Institute of Technology, Goa||Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa - 403 401, India||Phone: +91-832-2404205
|210||National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur||Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh - 177005, India||Phone: +91-1972-254540
|211||National Institute of
Technology Karnataka, Surathkal
|P.O: Srinivasnagar, Mangalore - 575 025, Karnataka, India||Phone: +91-824-2473003, 2474040
|212||National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya||Bijni Complex, Laitumkhrah, Shillong- 793003, Meghalaya, India||Phone: +91-364-2501294
|213||National Institute of Technology, Nagaland||Chumukedima, Dimapur, Nagaland - 797 103, India||Phone: +91-3862-241806
|214||National Institute of Technology, Patna||Ashok Rajpath, Patna- 800 005, India||Phone: +91-612-2370419
|215||National Institute of Technology, Puducherry||Thiruvettakudy, Karaikal, Puducherry-609 609, India||Phone No.: +91-4368-265235,
Tele-Fax No.: +91-4368-265230
|216||National Institute of Technology, Raipur||G.E. Road, Raipur, Chhatisgarh-492010, India||Phone: +91-771-2253155
|National Institute of Technology, Sikkim||NIT Sikkim, Barfung Block, Ravangla Sub-Division South, Sikkim-737 139, India||Phone: +91-3595-260042
|Additional Reporting Center of NIT Sikkim. Hotel Swastik residency, Near Tenzing Norgay Central bus terminus, Pradhan Nagar, Siliguri - 734003.||Dr. Ranjan Basak, Dean, Academic Affairs You may choose to report either at NIT Sikkim or Hotel Swastik Residency.
Important Dates: Eligible candidates should check JoSAA Seat Allotment Schedule before registering themselves.
Registration Date: JoSAA 2019 Application Process has been started from 16th June 2019. The last date to register is 25th June 2019.
Participation: All qualifying candidates in the entrance exams- JEE Main 2019 and JEE Advanced 2019 will be deemed eligible to participate in the process of JoSAA 2019.
How to apply for JoSAA 2019?
The following steps for registering for JoSAA 2019 can be followed.
Step 1 – JoSAA 2019 Registration
Log into your JoSAA account, candidates will be required to submit their JEE Main 2019 roll number and password. Candidates who have qualified and registered for JEE Advanced 2019 will have to use their JEE Advanced 2019 password. If not, then the JEE Main password can be used.
Once you have logged in, your personal details will be retrieved from their JEE Main 2019 registration. However, candidates should ensure the auto-generated information is apt and correct. Communicate with the conducting authority in case of any discrepancy.
It is mandatory for the candidates to change their password. While setting up the new password, the candidates will have to set a security question.
At this stage, the candidates will be able to modify their contact details.
Check all the information is correct and click on “Submit Changes”.
Step 2 – Filling of Choices
Once registered, a list of the various courses and also JoSAA 2019 participating institutes will be displayed on the screen.
The list of choices will be based on the candidate’s performance in JEE Main/ JEE Advanced (Candidates who have qualified JEE Advanced 2019 examination will be eligible for almost all the choices whereas those candidates who have qualified JEE Main 2019 will be able to select only from available choices of NITs, IIITs and GFTIs).
Fill in the choice as you prefer. Once done selecting all the preferred choices, the candidates will be able to modify the order by selecting “Arrange Filled Choices”. Candidates will be provided with the options of “Choices Rearrange” and “Choices Interchange”.
The selected options can also be deleted if required. The new course and college preference list will be updated after the candidate saves all the changes have been made.
Step 3 – Locking of Choices
Once the candidate has decided and entered his preferred choices, he/she must click on “I agree to lock my choices”.
If the candidate wishes to make any modifications later then they can click on “I will lock my choices later”.
Take a print out of the confirmed filled in choices for future reference.
The print out of the filled choices can be taken only if the candidates enter their JEE Main 2019 roll number and password. If the candidates have qualified JEE Advanced examination, then they will have to enter their JEE Advanced 2019 password.
Step 4 - Payment Of Application Fees
- The candidates have to pay JoSAA 2019 Fees, i.e. e-challan for acceptance of seat and download their "Provisional Allotment Letter".
Payment of INR 45,000/- by the general candidates and INR 20,000/- by the SC/ST/Gen-PwD/OBC-NCL-PwD/SC-PwD or ST-PwD candidates have to be done through e-Challan or SBI Net Banking.
Sept 5 - Reporting at the Allotted Centre
The candidates who have been allotted seats in different institutes should report at their respective reporting centre for the verification of the documents.
All the original documents should be carried by the candidates to their reporting centre.
If the candidates do not attend or qualify the verification process, then their admission will be cancelled.
The candidates should remember that those who are allotted into NIT, IIEST, IIIT or other GFTIs will have to report only at the reporting centres of the same.
JoSAA will release the mock seat allotment process for the students. It will be done to give the students an idea of how actual counselling process will look like. Mock seat allotment for 2019 will be released before the actual seat allotment.
This will help candidates book their choice of seats in the desired participating institute. JoSAA 2019 Counselling will be having two JoSAA 2019 mock seat allotments.
Seat Allotment Results
After the deadline to submit the choices, the results will be announced. The seat allotment is done based on the JEE Main/JEE Advanced 2019 rank, the choices entered for the course and college and the number of vacant seats in the institutes.
Candidates can check for seat allotment results on the official website. The candidates will then have the options to:
- Freeze: Can be used when the candidate is satisfied with an allotment and would like to take admission in the allocated institute or college.
- Float: Can be used when the candidate would like to continue with the allotted seat but would also participate in the next round of counseling to get a better seat.
- Slide: It is similar to float except for the candidate wishes to explore better choices in the same institute.
- Withdraw: Can be used when the candidate is dissatisfied with seat allotment and would like to leave the counseling process.