JOSAA IIT/NIT/IIIT/GFTI B.E/B.Tech Admission 2020


Schedule of Events of JoSAA-2020 (ONLINE REPORTING)

Sr Activities Date
1 Joint Apex Board declares JEE (Main) 2020 Ranks By Sep 11, 2020
2 Announcement of JEE (Advanced) 2020 Result Oct 5, 2020
3 Candidate registration/choice filling for academic programs under JoSAA STARTS; candidates who qualify AAT can fill their AAT-specific choices starting from Oct 11, 2020 after declaration of AAT result Oct 6, 2020
4 Display of Mock Seat Allocation-1 based on the choices filled-in by candidates as on Oct 11, 2020, 17:00 IST Oct 12, 2020
5 Display of Mock Seat Allocation-2 based on the choices filled-in by candidates as on Oct 13, 2020, 17:00 IST Oct 14, 2020
6 Candidate registration and choice filling for academic programs under JoSAA ENDS Oct 15, 2020
7 Reconciliation of data, verification and validation of allocated seats Oct 16, 2020
8 Seat Allocation (Round 1) Oct 17, 2020
9 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 1) Oct 17, 2020 – Oct 19, 2020
10 Last day to respond to query (Round 1) Oct 20, 2020
11 Display of seats filled / availability status Oct 21, 2020
12 Seat Allocation (Round 2)
13 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 2) Oct 22, 2020 and Oct 23, 2020
14 Last day to respond to query (Round 2) Oct 24, 2020
15 Withdrawal of seat / Exit from seat allocation process (Round 2) Oct 22 – Oct 24, 2020
16 Display of seats filled / availability status Oct 26, 2020
17 Seat Allocation (Round 3)
18 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 3) Oct 27, 2020 – Oct 28, 2020
19 Last day to respond to query (Round 3) Oct 29, 2020
20 Withdrawal of seat / Exit from seat allocation process (Round 3) Oct 27 – Oct 29, 2020
21 Display of seats filled / availability status Oct 30, 2020
22 Seat Allocation (Round 4)
23 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 4) Oct 31, 2020 – Nov 1, 2020
24 Last day to respond to query (Round 4) Nov 2, 2020
25 Withdrawal of seat / Exit from seat allocation process (Round 4) Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2020
26 Display of seats filled / availability status Nov 3, 2020
27 Seat Allocation (Round 5)
28 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 5) Nov 4 – Nov 5, 2020
29 Last day to respond to query (Round 5) Nov 6, 2020
30 Notification of the decision on seat confirmation for Round 5
31 Withdrawal of seat / Exit from seat allocation process. LAST ROUND FOR SEAT WITHDRAWAL / EXIT OPTION (Round 5) Nov 4 – Nov 6, 2020
32 Display of seats filled / availability status Nov 7, 2020
33 Seat Allocation (Round 6: FINAL ROUND for IITs)
34 Online reporting: fee payment / document upload / response by candidate to query (if required) (Round 6) (For IITs only: Reporting may also be done at admitting IIT). FINAL ROUND for IITs Nov 8, 2020
35 Last day to respond to query (Round 6) (FINAL ROUND for IITs) Nov 9, 2020
36 Admission Process: Document verification for acceptance of seat or withdrawal of seat by physical mode at Admitting/Allotted Institutes ONLY (Round 6) (For NIT + system). In case, the situation does not permit the physical presence of candidate at admitting Institute the above process will be done online. Nov 9-13, 2020 (for NIT + system)

  1. JoSAA-2020 Registration process is mandatory for any qualified candidate interested in joining any of the IITs, NITs, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs (within the purview of JoSAA2020). The process of registration requires candidates to reconfirm a few basic details, viz.
  2. To accept allotted seats (and continue to be a part of JoSAA-2020 till the final round of seat allocation), candidates must upload ALL required documents and MUST pay seat acceptance fee as per the details provided at http://josaa.nic.in.
  3. The number of days and time available for document upload, query response and verification for seat acceptance in various rounds will be strictly adhered to. Candidates are advised to keep visiting http://josaa.nic.in for regular updates on schedule of events in case of unexpected situations.
  4. Candidate whose seat has been confirmed by JoSAA can Withdraw from the seat allocation process starting from the 2nd round and up to the 5th round of seat allocation before the last round of seat allocation (i.e., no Withdrawal will be allowed after 6 th November 2020).
  5. Candidates who have not been allocated any seat by JoSAA can Exit from the seat allocation process starting from the 2nd round and up to the 5th round of seat allocation before the last round of seat allocation (i.e., no Exit will be allowed after 6 th November 2020).
  6. (Only for IITs) Candidates who are allotted a seat for the first time in the 6th (FINAL) round of seat allocation may do the document verification and deposit of fees at the time of registration at the admitting IIT.
  7. (Only for NIT+ System) Normally physical reporting at admitting institutes is mandatory for students who have accepted a seat in NITs, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs immediately after 6th round of seat allocation. In case, the situation does not permit the physical presence of candidate at admitting Institute the above process will be done online (for further details visit CSAB website http://www.csab.nic.in).
  8. Details regarding beginning of academic sessions at IITs, NITs, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs will be available along with other Institutional information (e.g., fee structure etc.) at http://josaa.nic.in.
  9. Delays or disruptions in service due to breakdown of JoSAA computer servers [due to reasons beyond the control of JoSAA-2020] shall be rectified as early as possible and notified on the web (jeeadv.ac.in OR http://josaa.nic.in). The decisions of JoSAA-2020 in this regard shall be final and binding.