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Reservation Of Seats

Other Backward Classes belonging to the Non-Creamy Layer (OBC-NCL)
  • 27% of seats in every course.
  • The backward class should be in the current updated central list of OBCs http://www.ncbc.nic.in
  • Candidates belonging to the creamy layer of OBC are NOT entitled for reservation. Such candidates are treated as belonging to the general (GEN) i.e., unreserved category, and they will be eligible only for the OPEN seats – the seats for which everyone is eligible .
Scheduled Caste (SC)
  • 15% of seats in every course.
  • The benefit of reservation will be given only to those castes and tribes that are mentioned in the respective central list of corresponding states published by the Government of India
Scheduled Tribe (ST)
  • 7.5% of seats in every course.
  • The benefit of reservation will be given only to those castes and tribes that are mentioned in the respective central list of corresponding states published by the Government of India
Persons with Disability (PwD)
  • 3% of seats in each of OPEN, OBC-NCL, SC and ST category seats.
  • Benefit would be given to those who have at least 40% impairment irrespective of the type of disability i.e., locomotor, visualor dyslexic.
  • Leprosy-cured candidates who are otherwise fit to pursue the courses are also included in this sub-category.
De-reservation
  • Unfilled seats reserved under OBC-NCL category will be de-reserved to OPEN category seats. Whereas, seats remaining vacant under the SC and ST categories shall NOT be de-reserved to any category. The reservation for PwD candidates is horizontal and hence, unfilled seats will be de-reserved to the respective categories i.e., unfilled SC-PwD seats will be converted to the SC category seats and so on.

  • Candidates belonging to the OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PwD categories will be declared as qualified on the basis of relaxed criteria.
  • The category of a candidate as entered in the database, which will be made available by the JEE Apex Board [which conducts JEE (Main) 2017 examination], will be final and requests for change of category will NOT be entertained.
  • Defence Service (DS) candidates are children of defence / paramilitary personnel killed or permanently disabled in action during war or peacetime operations. Two seats are available for preferential allotment in each Institute for DS candidates. To avail of this preferential allotment, a DS candidate must be in the Common Rank List of JEE (Advanced) 2017.
  • DS candidates must be declared this information during JEE (Advanced) 2017 registration.
  • Candidates who are NOT citizens of India (by birth or naturalized), at the time of registering for JEE (Advanced) 2017 are treated as foreign nationals. Seats allotted to foreign nationals are supernumerary with a cap of 10% of total number of seats in every course.
  • Foreign nationals are outside the ambit of reservation of seats under the OBC-NCL, SC, ST and PwD categories as specified herein.