JOSAA Counselling Schedule 2020 Date Registration Process

JOSAA Counselling Schedule 2020 Date Registration Process: Candidates waiting for the JOSAA Counselling schedule can now have the complete details on our page. Through the article, candidates can easily know the registration process for the JOSAA Counselling. The counselling schedule is available on the official portal. Counselling will be started after the release of JEE Advanced results. The official site is now active and can be easily accessed by the students. The applicant has to log on to their candidate portal in order to proceed for counselling.

As per the schedule, the results for JEE Advance shall be available on 5th October 2020 (Tentative). The counselling for the same will be started on 6th October 2020. The authority has updated the complete schedule on the official portal regarding the counselling schedule. Please have a complete check over the details mentioned below which depicts all the essential details about the JOSAA Counselling.

JOSAA Counselling Schedule 2020

The counselling schedule is now available on the official portal of the Applicants appearing for the counselling must go through the complete counselling schedule as the admissions to various IIT’s, NIT’s etc. will be done through this counselling. The events for the registration and the filling of choices will start from 6th October and last till 15th October. The authority shall be arranging the counselling for 23 IIT’s, 31NIT’s and  23 GFTIs (Government Funded Technical Institutes).

The complete status of the JOSAA Counselling schedule 2020 is provided on the table below. Dates are provided by the authority and if there is any change in the schedule we will intimate you on our page.

Counselling EventsEvent Time (IST)Even Date
Result for Joint Entrance Examination MainsDeclaredSep 11, 2020
Declaration of JEE Advanced ResultOct 5, 2020
Choice/Registration under JoSAA Starts10:00 Oct 6, 2020
AAT-specific choices starting from10:00 Oct 11, 2020
JoSAA Mock First Seat Allocation10:00Oct 12, 2020
Mock Seat Second Allocation17:00Oct 14, 2020
Choice/Registration filling Ends17:00Oct 15, 2020
Reconciliation, Validation and Verification of allocated seatsOct 16, 2020
Seat Allocation first Round 10:00Oct 17, 2020
Online ReportingOct 19, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 17 – 19, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 1)17:00Oct 20, 2020
Display of seats filled/ availability status10:00Oct 21, 2020
Seat Allocation Round 217:00Oct 21, 2020
Online ReportingOct 23, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 22 – 23, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 2)17:00Oct 24, 2020
Withdrawal of seat / Exit from seat allocation process (Round 2)Oct 24, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 22- 24, 2020
Display of seats filled/ availability status10:00 Oct 26, 2020
JoSAA Seat Allocation Round 317:00Oct 26, 2020
Online ReportingOct 28, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 27 – 28, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 3)17:00Oct 29, 2020
Withdrawal of seat (Round 3)Oct 29, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 27 – 29, 2020
Display of seats filled / availability status10:00Oct 30, 2020
Seat Allocation Round 417:00Oct 30, 2020
Online ReportingNov 1, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 31 – Nov 1, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 4)By 17:00Nov 2, 2020
Withdrawal of seat (Round 4)Nov 2, 2020 (By 17:00)Oct 31 – Nov 2, 2020
Display of availed seats/ availability status10:00Nov 3, 2020
Seat Allocation Round 517:00Nov 3, 2020
Online ReportingNov 5, 2020 (By 17:00)Nov 4 – 5, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 5)By 17:00Nov 6, 2020
Notification of the decision on seat confirmation for Round 5By 20:00Nov 6, 2020
Withdrawal of seat / Exit option (Round 5)By 24:00Nov 4 – 6, 2020
Display of seats filled / availability status10:00Nov 7, 2020
JoSAA Seat Allocation (Round 6: Final Round for IITs)17:00Nov 7, 2020
Online reporting (For IITs only)Nov 8, 2020 (By 17:00)Nov 8, 2020
Last day to respond to query (Round 6) (FINAL ROUND for IITs)By 17:00Nov 9, 2020
Admission ProcessNov 12, 2020 (By 17:00)Nov 9 – 13, 2020 (for NIT+ system)

Important Instruction for the candidates

  • Applicant who want to get the admissions to the IIT’s and NIT’s needs to register themselves for the counselling.
  • To secure the admissions, applicant must attend all the rounds of the counselling.
  • Applicants are requested to go through the important dates for filling up choices, verification and validation for the documents. Please complete the process within the time given by the authority.
  • Candidates whose seats are confirmed they can secure seat by submitting the registration fees as instructed by the authority.

Essential documents required for JOSAA counselling

Applicant must carry following documents at the time of counselling.

Recent Passport size picturesJEE Mains/Advanced scorecard
JEE Main/Advanced admit cardCandidates undertaking
High school Marksheets/CertificatesIntermediate Marksheets/Certificates
Category CertificatesPwD Certificate (if applicable)
Seat Allotment LetterPhoto Card ID

JOSAA Counselling & Seat Allotment

The authority will conduct a total of 6 rounds for the admissions to the 23 IIT’s, 31NIT’s and 23 GFTIs. Colleges will be provided on the basis of the examination given by the candidate. The students who have appeared for JEE (Advanced) 2020 can apply for the IIT, NIT, and other colleges/institute while the students who have appeared for JEE (Main) 2020 can apply for the same colleges except the IIT’s. The process of JOSAA counselling will be conducted as per the schedule mentioned above in the table.

Steps to register for JOSAA 2020 counselling

The applicants appearing for the counselling process needs to follow the steps mentioned below. Please have a look over the details. The registration process is to done in different phases given below.

JOSAA RegistrationVisit the official portal of the Joint Seat Allocation Authority @
Now enter your Application Number and password in the login portal and proceed for counselling.
Tap on candidates portal and check your details in the application form. Correction can be made only for the contact info and basic entities.
Now, proceed for the next step of the counselling by submitting the application and moving towards filling of choices.
Filling Of ChoicesCandidates after filling the registration form then need to enter their choice of reference for the colleges available for counselling.
 Tap on the option naming as “Choices Available” which will show the colleges available for admissions.
Now, select your preferred college/institute and proceed for the choice filling and locking section.
The process of choice filling is free of cost.
Locking of ChoicesCandidates have to click on the option naming as “I agree to lock my choices” and through this, they can confirm the choice filling.
Candidates can also lock their choices later if they are not sure about the seat and can freeze it before the last date to apply.
Now take a copy of the application form for the selected seat. Keep the document safe for future references.
Qualifying ExaminationAdmitting Institutes
JEE (Advanced) 2020IITs
JEE (Main) 2020 B.E./B.Tech.NITs, IIEST, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs
JEE (Main) 2020 B.Arch.NITs, IIEST, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs
JEE (Main) 2020 B.PlanningNITs, IIEST, IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and Other-GFTIs

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