JoSAA Registration and Choice Filling Highlights


The registration process for Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2020 will start tentatively from October 6. JoSAA registration and choice filling will be available in online mode on the official portal. Students who qualify JEE Main/JEE Advanced will be eligible for JoSAA 2020 registration and choice filling. In the registration process, candidates who qualified JEE Main have to login using their Main registration number and password while candidates who qualified JEE Advanced have to login using their Main registration number and Advanced password. After completing the registration, candidates have to fill choices of institutes and courses in which admission is desired as per their preference. Students who complete the JoSAA registration and choice filling within the specified dates will be considered for seat allotment. Seats will be allotted through a centralised counselling on the basis of ranks in JEE Main/ JEE Advanced. Students seeking more information about JoSAA registration and choice filling 2020 can read the article below to get complete information.

The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) is the apex body for allotment of seats in all IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs. JoSAA allots seats on the basis of ranks secured by candidates in JEE Main or JEE Advanced. Students who qualify JEE Main 2020 will be eligible for admission in NITs, IIITs and GFTIs while students who qualify JEE Advanced becomes eligible for admission in IITs. Students who are allotted seats in any institute through JoSAA 2020 will also have to fulfill the eligibility criteria of the institute before the final offer of admission.

JoSAA registration and choice filling will start tentatively on October 6 after the announcement of JEE Advanced result. Students have to register and fill choices after which the seats are allotted on the basis of ranks in JEE Main/Advanced.

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JoSAA 2020 Registration and Choice Filling Schedule

 

Events

Dates (Tentative)

Start of JoSAA Registration and Choice Filling

October 6, 2020

Display of Mock Seat Allocation-1 based on the choices filled-in by candidates

To be notified

Display of Mock Seat Allocation-2 based on the choices filled-in by candidates

To be notified

End of JoSAA 2020 Registration and Choice Filling

To be notified

Reconciliation of data, seat allocation, verification and validation

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 1

To be notified

Round 1 – Document verification and acceptance of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 2

To be notified

Round 2 – Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 3

To be notified

Round 3 – Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 4

To be notified

Round 4 – Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 5

To be notified

Round 5 – Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 6

To be notified

Round 6 – Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres. Last round for seat withdrawal for IITs

To be notified

Display of seats filled/availability status

To be notified

Seat allocation – Round 7

To be notified

Round 7-Document verification and acceptance/withdrawal of seat by reporting at Reporting Centres. Last round for seat withdrawal at participating institutes

To be notified

JoSAA 2020 Rgistration and Choice Filling Procedure

The process of JoSAA registration includes login through JEE Main registration number and Main/Advanced password and further completing the choice filling and allotment. Students can find below the detailed step by step procedure of JoSAA 2020 registration and choice filling-

Step 1- Registration: Students have to register on the official website of JoSAA 2020 in order to be considered for seat allotment. Candidates have to use their JEE Main application number and Main/Advanced password to login on the candidate portal of JoSAA. All the information about candidates will be fetched from the database of JEE Main registration. Students must check and verify all the details on the registration form and modify the details (whichever is allowed).

Students will also be required to change their password during JoSAA registration 2020. Candidates must choose a strong password and remember it or note it down as it will be required for all future login regarding choice filling, locking and checking of seat allotment.

Step 2- Choice Filling: After the completion of registration, students will be required to fill choices of institutes and courses in which admission is desired. Students must be very careful while filling the order of institutes and courses as seats are allotted in the order of choices filled. Students are advised to fill as many choices available to them as per their ranks so as to increase their chances of getting a seat in any institute. JoSAA choice filling 2002 must be done within the specified dates to avoid any last minute hassle.

Step 3- Choice Locking: Students have to lock the choices filled by them before the last date. Choices filled and not locked before the last date will be automatically locked after the completion of time for choice locking. It is thus advised that students complete JoSAA choice filling and locking within the specified dates.

JoSAA Seat Allotment 2020

Seats are allotted through a centralised online counselling conducted by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). JoSAA counselling is conducted in online mode in seven rounds. The allotment of seats are done on the basis of ranks in JEE Main/ Advanced on the basis of choices filled by candidates by considering the reservation and seat allotment policies. Students have to check the seat allotment status by login to their candidate portal using their registration number and password.

Important Guidelines for JoSAA 2020 Registration and Choice Filling

 

Candidates are advised to adhere the following below mentioned guidelines regarding JoSAA 2020 registration and choice filling

  • Students must fill all the details correctly while filling the details in JoSAA registration as incorrect information can lead to cancellation/rejection of admission
  • JoSAA choice filling and locking should be done within the specified dates failing which students will not be able to participate in JoSAA seat allotment
  • Students have to login to their candidates portal for checking the allotment status as per the schedule for announcement of seat allotment
  • Students who are allotted a seat have to confirm the seat by login