JOSAA Eligibility

JoSAA 2019 Eligibility Criteria

What is the Eligibility Criteria for JoSAA 2019?

  • The qualification criteria of JoSAA 2019, given below, must be met and fulfilled by the candidates to be eligible for JoSAA 2019 Registration.

  • The eligible candidates can then go through JoSAA 2019 important dates and register themselves by paying JoSAA 2019 fees for the form.

  • JoSAA 2019 does not have any set qualification criteria. In any case, for admissions into the Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), the applicants should meet the qualification criteria of JEE Advanced 2019.

  • Likewise, for admissions to NITs, the candidates should satisfy the qualification criteria of JEE Main 2019.

  • Only when the entire required qualification criteria are fulfilled, candidates will be qualified to participate in the counselling procedure of JoSAA 2019.

JoSAA 2019 Eligibility Criteria:

  • Qualifying Exam: The candidate should have successfully completed JEE Advanced 2019 and JEE Mains 2019.

  • Qualifying Marks: The candidate should have a minimum of 45% aggregate in 12th standard or any equivalent course. While for SC/ST/OBC candidates, the aggregate percentage should be 40% in 12th standard or any equivalent course. And a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in 12th standard is required.

  • B.Arch/B.Planning: The candidate should score a minimum of 50% aggregate marks to fulfil JoSAA in 12th standard in 5 subjects including maths. 

  • Subjects in 12th: Physics, Any 1 Language, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology or technical vocational subject. 

  • JEE Main: The candidates should score rank in JEE Main 2019.
  • Cutoff: The candidates should have secured the required cutoff marks in JEE Advanced 2019.

  • Note: For JoSAA 2019 admissions into other institutes of various states, the eligibility criteria will depend upon the admission authorities of the individual institutes. Each institute or state will have their own JoSAA 2019 eligibility criteria for admissions. 

JoSAA 2019 for Eligibility:

Serial Number

Qualifying Examination

Participating Institutes


JEE Advanced 2019



JEE Main 2019 Paper 1 (B.E / B.Tech)

NITs, IIEST, IIITs and Other GFTIs


JEE Main 2019 Paper 2 (B.Arch/B.Planning)

JoSAA 2019 Participating Institutes:

  • There are total 97 JoSAA 2019 participating institutes.

Serial Number


Number of Institutes


Indian Institute of Technology (IITs)



Indian Institute of Information Technology (IITs)



National Institute of Technology (NITs)



Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other GFTIs)


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