JEE Main 2015: Rank list postponed again
CBSE was to announce the JEE Main 2015 Paper 1 and Paper 2 rank yesterday, however the rank list has been delayed again. Initially, the ranks were to be declared by June 28, so that the filling-in of choices for joint seat allocation (JoSAA 2015) could begin on June 29. Now, the official site of JEE Advanced states that the joint seat allocation process will begin today, so the JEE Main ranks are likely to be out today as well, as the filling-in of choices can commence only once the rank list is announced.
The official website of Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2015, for admission to IITs and ISM through JEE Advanced 2015 and to NITs, IIITs, Other GFTIs through JEE Main 2015 was launched on June 23.
There are a total of 87 participating institutes, 17 are Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), 31 are National Institutes of Technology (NITs), 18 are Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs), 18 are Government Funded Technical Institutions (GFTIs) and Indian School of Mines (ISM).
All together, the institutes offer 33,925 seats. Under the category-wise break-up, 16,963 seats are available under the Open category, Open PwD has 524 seats, Scheduled Caste consists of 4,873 seats, SC PwD has 156 seats, Scheduled Tribe comprises of 2,745 seats, ST PwD has 103 seats, OBC NCL has 8,291 seats and 270 seats are under OBC NCL PwD.
JEE Main 2015 was held by CBSE on April 4, April 10 and April 11. The results for the same were announced on April 27. Over 13 lakh candidates appeared for JEE Main this year, out of which almost three lakh students took the online based exam.
The JEE Advanced was conducted on May 24. The results for the same were announced on June 18. As per the statistics, total of 1,24,741 candidates registered for the exam, out of which 1,27,238 appeared for the exam. And only 26,456 candidates managed to qualify JEE Advanced.