Those candidates who attempted both Paper – 1 and Paper – 2 of JEE (Advanced) – 2014 will be considered for the ranking. Marks in PCM in JEE (Advanced) – 2014 will be equal to marks in PCM section of Paper – 1 plus marks in PCM section of Paper – 2. The sum of the marks obtained in the individual subjects will be the aggregate marks for the candidate.
- Candidates must score at least 10% in each subject and 35% in aggregate in order to be in the Common Merit List (CML). Separate merit lists will be prepared corresponding to OBC (NCL), SC and ST categories.
- For OBC (NCL) category, Candidate must score at least 9% in each subject and 31.5% in aggregate in order to be in the OBC merit list.
- For SC and ST categories, candidate must score at least 5% in each subject and 17.5% in aggregate in order to be in the SC/ST merit lists.
- For PD merit lists, candidates must score at least 5% in each subject and 17.5% in aggregate.
- While preparing the merit lists, if a candidate belongs to more than one category of relaxed norms, then he/she for the purpose of ranking shall be considered in all the categories in which he/she qualifies. There will be no separate waiting list for such candidates.
Note: Obtaining a rank in JEE (Advanced) – 2014 does not guarantee admission to any of the courses available in IITs and ISM Dhanbad.
Last year the cut off for categories was as follows
General – 156
OBC – 113
SC/ST/PD – 63
This year the expected cut off will be almost same as 2013