JEE Main Cut Off 2020 (Expected): Category-Wise Percentile Rank for NIT

Check out JEE Main 2020 expected cut off for all categories. Know the factors affecting JEE Mains 2020 Cutoff, steps to predict you rank, etc.

By Mohit ChauhanPublished : July 28, 2020 , 15:22 IST
JEE Main Cut Off 2020 (Expected): Category-Wise Percentile Rank for NIT

JEE Main Cut Off is the gateway towards obtaining admissions to engineering courses in NITs, IIITs, GFTIs, and other institutions. NTA will release the JEE Mains cut off 2020 percentile marks along with the JEE Mains Result 2020 for candidates to get admission in NIT and other reputed institutes.

You can check expected JEE Main 2020 cut-off as well as previous year's cut off which will be useful for you in the JEE Main 2020 preparation and assess the number of question papers of JEE Main is required to practice in order to excel for a professional degree in engineering. Also, know the JEE Main 2019 Normalization, and how you can calculate the scores. 

JEE Mains 2020 Expected Cut Off 

Check the category-wise expected cut-off list of JEE Mains 2020 here. The National Testing Agency will announce the official cut-off list along with the JEE Mains Result 2020. Meanwhile, you can get an idea about the qualifying score for all the categories.  

Category Expected Cut Off 
Common Rank List 89.7548849
General-EWS 78.2174869
OBC-NCL 74.3166557
Scheduled Caste (SC) 54.0128155
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 44.3345172
PwD 0.11371730

Steps to calculate JEE Main 2020 Rank based on NTA Percentile Score for NITs, etc

  • Only Online Mode of Examination.
  • Among the two sessions, the higher score was considered for preparing Rank List.
  • Normalization across 16 sessions.

The first phase of the exam JEE (Main) Jan 2020 was successfully conducted by NTA (National Test Agency) from (6th to 11th) Jan 2020 in online mode. And the result was announced on 17rd Jan 2019.

The second phase of the exam JEE (Main) April 2020 is expected to take place from (1st to 6th) September 2020 in online mode. NTA shall release the result in the second or third week of September 2020. The National Testing Agency has released the NTA Score based on the set normalization procedure.

Factors Affecting JEE Main Cut Off 2020

There are certain factors that affect the overall cut off JEE Main 2019, these are

  • Candidates Appeared in JEE Mains
  • Cut Off Trends of Previous Years
  • Difficulty Level of the Exam
  • Number of Candidates Passed
  • Total Available JEE Main Seats

JEE Main 2019 Cut Off for JEE Advanced 

Here we have tabulated the official cut-off list of JEE Mains 2019 released by NTA. The JEE Mains previous cut-off list will help you set the target score based on the qualifying score mentioned for all categories below. 


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Common Rank List (CRL) 89.7548849 74 81 100 105 115 113
GEN-EWS 78.2174869 - - - - - -
OBC - NCL 74.3166557 45 49 70 70 74 70
SC 54.0128155 29 32 52 56 53 50
ST 44.3345172 24 27 48 44 47 45

JEE Main 2019 Normalization

JEE Main cut off 2019 was released after the successful completion of both the examinations (January & April). It was the first time that the JEE Main exam was scheduled to be held in two phases. After the January and April session exam is over, JOSAA 2019 counselling will begin. Once the counselling is over, JEE Main 2019 cut off for various institutes will be released.

JEE Main Common Rank List 2019

Trend Analysis of JEE Main Cut-Off by Gradeup 

  • With the increase in the number of seats in NITs and introduction of new IIITs and NITs the cut-off between 2016-18, has decreased substantially. 
  • The introduction among the best of two attempts in JEE Main 2019 has resulted in a sharp increase in cut-offs.
  • There was a dramatic increase in the number of successful candidates opting for online classroom coaching over the conventional classroom model.

Our Verdict for JEE Main Cut-Off 2020

As per the change in trend, it is highly likely that cut-offs for JEE Main 2020 will rise due to the best of two format and increase in online courses, making it easier for candidates to manage their time.

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