JEE Main 2017 Expected Cut-off

by Ankita Sabharwal

JEE Main 2017 Expected Cut-off for the admission to various Undergraduate Engineering Programmes in NITs, IIITs, other Centrally Funded Technical Institutions (CFTIs), participating State Government Institutions, and several other Institutions is given here. JEE Main Exam for the Paper 1 and Paper 2 was held on 2 April 2017 and 8 and 9 April 2017 respectively. As the exams are now over, the students now are waiting for the results and the cut-off marks to be declared. According to the CBSE, the JEE Main Result for the Paper 1 for all the candidates is expected to be declared on 27 April 2017. The cut-off marks for the JEE Main Exam would be soon released by the CBSE after the declaration of the result, meanwhile, students can go through JEE Main 2017 Expected Cut Off.

Overall difficulty level for the paper was between easy to moderate. The applicants who have been focused and did the practice in improving speed and accuracy by taking regular quizzes and mock tests must have done well and beat up to the cut-off scores.



JEE Main Exam Paper 1

2 April 2017

JEE Main Exam Paper 2

8 and 9 April 2017

JEE Main Result for Paper 1

27 April 2017

JEE Main Rank Lists

30 June 2017


JEE Main 2017 Expected Cut-off 2017

JEE main cut-off is the minimum score required by the candidates to get admission in the top engineering colleges in the country. The JEE Main Cut-offs will be decided considering the factors such as the number of students appearing for the exam, difficulty level of exam, etc. 

Mr. Aakash Chaudhry, Director of Aakash Educational Services Pvt. Ltd opinion the cut off to lie between 95 to 105.

  • The cut-off marks for the current year will be decided as per the difficulty level of the questions paper and according to that, the cut-off marks for this year is going to be quite high.
  • The candidates can have the idea of the to be announced cut off marks by the reference of the last three year's JEE Main cut-offs (based on Previous years analysis). The cut-off marks for the last year is given in the table below


JEE Main 2016 Cut-off Score

JEE Main 2015 Cut-off Score

JEE Main 2014 Cut-off Score

General Category Common Merit List (CML)




Other Backward Class (OBC - NCL)




Scheduled Caste (SC)




Scheduled Tribe (ST)




JEE Main Rank Lists - Check the Rank List Here!

JEE Main Rank will not be given in JEE Main Result as it will be calculated on the basis of JEE Main Score and Class 12 Board Exam Marks in the ratio 60:40. Separate Rank lists will be prepared for admission to B.E./B. Tech. and B. Arch/ B. Planning (in institutions other than IITs).

JEE Main 2017 Rank Card indicating All India Rank, State Rank and Category Rank with total marks and marks in each paper will be available on JEE (Main) website after the declaration of result.

JEE Main Result & Rank List - Check Here

What after clearing JEE Main?

The candidates who qualify JEE Main 2017 and are declared eligible for JEE Advanced 2017 will have to register again for JEE Advanced 2017 after the declaration of the JEE Main 2017 score. It is compulsory for students to appear in both JEE Main & JEE Advanced 2017 to be eligible for admission to IITs & ISM Dhanbad.

The candidates can get the complete information about the JEE Advance by following the link below. To prepare for the JEE Advance 2017, the candidates can check the important tips to be followed to achieve good marks. To get the steps, the candidates have to follow the link given below.

Tips to Prepare for JEE Advance - Click Here

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