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GFTIs Participating in JOSAA counselling article is for the candidates who have appeared in JEE Main and are eligible for JoSAA 2017 counselling. Joint Seat Allocation Authority is commonly known as JOSAA, consists of representatives from the JAB 2017 (for IITs/ISM) and CSAB 2017 (for NITs, IIITs, and Other-GFTIs). JOSAA conducts a common counselling for admission to IITs, ISM Dhanbad, IIEST Shibpur, NITs, IIITs, CFTIs and GFTIs. Here the candidates can check the name of the GFTIs Participating in JOSAA counselling and the total number of seat offered by GFTIs. Total 18 GFTIs are participating in JOSAA Counselling this year and the selected candidates may proceed for admission into the program they have applied for.

List of GFTIs accepting JEE Main Score and Participating in JoSAA Counselling


Name of the Institute

Total  Seats

Assam University, Silchar


Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi
BIT Mesra


Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Haridwar


Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi


Institute of Infrastructure Technology, Research and Management, Ahmedabad


Institute of Technology, Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya
(A Central University), Bilaspur, (Chhattisgarh)


JK Institute of Applied Physics & Technology, Department of Electronics & Communication, University of Allahabad


National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Aurangabad (Maharashtra)

NIEIT Aurangabad


National Institute of Foundry & Forge Technology, Hatia,
NIFFT Ranchi


Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology
SLIET Punjab


Mizoram University, Aizawl


School of Engineering, Tezpur University,
Napaam, Tezpur


School of Planning & Architecture, Bhopal


School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi


School of Planning & Architecture: Vijayawada


Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Katra
SMVDU Jammu & Kashmir


Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology,
IIEST Shibpur


HNB Garhwal University Srinagar (Garhwal)


International Institute of Information Technology, Naya Raipur


University of Hyderabad


Total Number of Seats



GFTIs that have State Domicile Seats


All these institutes have all India seats (except few) and students from all over India are eligible to apply for these seats. These are Government FundedecTechnical Institutions

  • Assam University Silchar - 50% Seats for students of Assam
  • BIT Mesra - 50% Seats for students of  Jharkhand
  • IIEST Shibpur - 50% Seats for students of West Bengal

Admission Process in GFTIs

The candidates have to appear in JEE Main and then appear in Josaa counselling for admission to these institutes. No separate application has to be filled for admission to these institutes.

Interesting Courses Offered at GFTIs


There are some regular engineering courses like CS, Electronics and Telecommunication, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical engineering. We have created a list of engineering courses that are not widely offered by these institutes.

  •  Assam University Silchar Offers Agricultural Engineering
  • BIT Mesra Offers Production Engineering
  • Indian Institute of Carpet Technology offers Carpet and Textile Technology
  • NIELIT offers Electronics System Engineering
  • NIFFT offers Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
  • SLIET offers Food Technology, Mechanical Engineering (Welding Technology)
  • Tezpur University Offers Food Engineering & Technology
  • IIEST Shibpur Offers Integrated 5 years BTech Programs
  • IICPT Offers Food Process Engineering


In case of any query related to GFTIs and Josaa counselling write in the comments section below.


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