The online reporting, fee payment /document upload/ response by candidates to query based on the second allotment can be done on or before October 23, 5.00 pm. The deadline for responding to the queries is October 24, 5.00 pm and withdrawal of seats and exiting from the counselling must also be done within that timeframe.
This year, JoSAA will will release 6 rounds of allotment instead of the usual seven to compensate for the loss of time due to COVID-19 pandemic. The JoSAA First Allotment Result 2020 was released on October 17, 2020 and online reporting was done until October 19.
The Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) 2020 has been set up by the Ministry of Education [erstwhile Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD)] to manage and regulate the joint seat allocation for admissions to 110 institutes for the academic year 2020-21. This includes 23 IITs, 31 NITs, IIEST Shibpur, 26 IIITs and 29 Other-Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other-GFTIs). Admission to all the academic programs offered by these Institutes will be made through a single platform.