The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) launched the primary seat allotment checklist on Saturday morning and the Indian Institute of Know-how Bombay as soon as once more attracted a big chunk of prime rankers. Info shared by IIT-Delhi, the admissions authority this 12 months, reveals prime ranks in most classes selected the four-year Laptop Science and Engineering course at IIT-Bombay this 12 months.
In accordance with the info launched by JoSAA, the four-year Laptop Science course has as soon as once more acquired most functions throughout IITs, particularly from the highest rank holders and the best choice of institute included IIT-Bombay, Delhi Madras, Roorkee, Kharagpur and Kanpur, amongst others.
The overall consumption capability of 23 IITs stands at 16,053 this 12 months, up from 13,583 in 2019. Officers have attributed the rise in seats to the supernumerary seats added throughout institutes so as to accommodate feminine college students in addition to these below the ten% economically weaker part (EWS) quota.
Other than IITs, JoSAA additionally seems into admissions to Nationwide Institutes of Know-how (NITs), Indian Institutes of Info Know-how (IIITs) and different Authorities Funded Know-how Institutes (GFTIs) so the full consumption capability for all these institutes stands at 50,822 this 12 months.
“All seats, besides 128 seats throughout IITs, NITs, IIITs and GFTIs, have been allotted within the first spherical itself. These remaining 128 seats too will probably be allotted within the upcoming rounds and the intention is to make sure zero emptiness throughout institutes,” mentioned professor Sidhartha Pandey, organising chairman, JEE Superior 2020.
This 12 months, JoSAA will probably be conducting six seat allotment rounds as an alternative of seven, so as to full the admissions course of earlier than Diwali. Equally, as a result of Covid-19, college students will probably be just about reporting to their allotted IITs to finish the admission course of this 12 months. “Now we have acquired fairly just a few queries from college students confirming admission on-line and we’re serving to everybody attainable,” added Pandey.
That is the third 12 months that every one institutes have saved apart supernumerary seats for feminine college students and IIT-Bombay alone has 156 seats below this class this 12 months, versus 96 final 12 months, which were allotted to extra variety of college students, in case some college students don’t go for the seat.
Admissions to IITs rely on the Joint Entrance Examination-Superior (JEE-Adv) scores of scholars, outcomes for which was declared on October 5. Of the 1.50 lakh college students who had appeared for the examination, 43,204 have been declared eligible for admissions by way of JoSAA this 12 months.
IIT-Delhi lowered the bar to permit extra college students from all classes to make it to the rating checklist and ultimately keep away from seat emptiness throughout institutes. The cut-off for the final class has been decreased to 17.5% from final 12 months’s 25%, whereas that for scheduled caste (SC) and scheduled tribe (ST) is 8.75%, down from final 12 months’s 12.5%. The qualifying rating for the general-EWS and OBC-NCL classes is at 15.75% this 12 months, decrease than the 22.5% final 12 months.
Whole seats out there in 23 Indian Institutes of Know-how (IITs):
Prime rankers select Laptop Science in IIT-Bombay—
AIR 2 on the whole class
AIR 17, additionally first ranker in all India feminine class (common)
AIR 1 in Basic (Individuals with Incapacity) class
AIR 1 in ST class
AIR 1 ST (Individuals with Incapacity) class
AIR 1 in SC class
AIR 1 in SC (Individuals with Incapacity) class