New JEE Main Cutoff Marks Reset by CBSE for Students to Appear at JEE Advanced
JEE Main cutoff marks are declared by CBSE to allow applicants to appear for the next level of JEE advanced exam for the current year. To complete B. Tech, M. Tech and BE or engineering course , students have to be qualified state sponsored JEE main entrance exams to have admission in top engineering colleges accredited by university. Every year, JEE main Cutoff exam scores are announced online by CBSE.
Change in JEE Main Cutoff Marks
JEE Main Cutoff marks are minimum scores which must be obtained by applicants to go for facing JEE Advanced exam 2017 . CBSE resets this important JEE main Cutoff scoring slab. Since 2014, this minimum Cutoff marks for JEE Main entrance exam are decreased to facilitate lot of mediocre students to have chances to complete higher studies in engineering. In 2014, the Cutoff marks for JEE exam was pegged at 115. Next year, it dropped to 105 and in 2016, this minimum JEE main Cutoff score has been brought down to 100. So, students have opportunities to fulfill their dream. They can be eligible to appear in JEE entrance exam with expectation of being qualified successfully.
How to Check the JEE Main Cutoff Marks?
Conventional method of checking the merit list posted on college notice board has been replaced by opting for the online result declaration process. CBSE has launched a hi-tech virtual platform with fast message sharing option. Visit the official website of CBSE to cross check the Cutoff marks to sit for JEE Advanced exam. Students who secure Cutoff marks will have to be prepared for the second level of assessment test to have the final result.
JEE Cutoff Marks for Different Categories
CBSE has changed the law and brushed up the minimum Cutoff marks for students to have passport to clear advanced level of JEE entrance exams. The government of India has declared that there must be seat reservation for financial backward classes. The minority and creamy minority classes must be encouraged to enter into the main stream of the society. Therefore, seats for ST, SC and OBCV are reserved in various engineering colleges. Same way, the minimum JEE Cutoff marks has been modified. For instance
- General Category – 100 Cutoff marks (minimum)
- OBC -70
All Accredited Engineering Colleges Follow New Cutoff Marks for JEE
All accredited engineering colleges and training institutes are under the legal obligation to follow the Cutoff rules reset by the government of India. The minimum Cutoff marks for JEE Main and advanced entrance exam is the parameter for students coming from different classes/ religion/income groups. The variance in the JEE Cutoff marks is strictly maintained depending on the categories (GE/OBC/ST/SC). No request for age relaxation or seat reservation/quotas will be entertained without informing the higher authority in this connection. As in minimum Cutoff marks, so in lowest rank in merit list; there is the minimum JEE rank for students to be allowed eligible for entering into advanced level of JEE for the current year. In this regard, students need to communicate with the engineering colleges to know about the last ranking position at JEE Main entrance exam.
Learn about the admission process and other important details regarding the JEE Main Cutoff marks. Online sites are helpful to students to keep in touch with current updates on JEE Main Cutoff marks.