JEE Main cut- off for the B.Arch/ B.Planning programmes is the minimum number of marks required by a candidate appearing for the Joint Entrance Main Examination to qualify as a suitable candidate and get through into the different engineering colleges located across India, that offer the B.Arch/ B.Planning programme. The candidates appearing for the JEE 2019 are required to meet a certain cut- off rank set by the exam conducting authority/ governing body that makes them eligible to secure a seat in the colleges offering the course type that they seek. A major difference among the pupil who want admission into the B.Arch/B.Planning programmes and the rest of the candidates is that these students need to appear for the JEE Main Paper 2.

Cut- offs for different institutes are declared every year depending on the programme that is to be offered. Numerous other factors that affect the cut- off ranks include the prestige of the institute, programme chosen and the category of the candidate. The cut- off for a certain engineering course varies each year, depending on different factors weighed important by the exam conducting body that declares the final cut- off for institutes and courses. Thus, one has to wait for the revelation of the cut- off lists and rely only on the past statistics that might help in gaining a little insight into the matter.

The different factors that influence/ determine JEE Main cut- off ( B.Arch/ B.Planning) for the specific academic year are:

  • The difficulty of JEE Main Paper.
  • Previous year’s cut- off marks
  • The number of seats available for course/institute
  • The number of candidates appearing for the examination
  • Category wise reservation

JEE Main 2019 cut- off for admission of candidates into different B.Arch /B.Planning couses is released in the form of a list consisting of opening ranks and closing ranks. The eligibility of a particular candidate is determined on the basis of his rank/marks. The candidate gets through into the college/course whose ranking corresponds to the ranks mentioned in a certain list. The lists are declared after a few days of the examination date and candidates can easily analyze their result and chances of admission. The previous year’s cut- off for different institutes offering B.Arch/B.Planning courses are as follows:

JEE Main Cutoff for B.Arch/B.Planning in NITs

Name of Institute Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
1-Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur General 568 2401
OBC 392 1688
SC 99 589
ST 160 498
2- National Institute of Technology, Calicut General 663 1141
OBC 244 393
SC 127 577
ST 229 229
3- National Institute of Technology, Raipur General 1452 8689
OBC 1364 13542
SC 361 1333
ST 250 478


JEE Main Cutoff for B.Arch in CFTIs

Name of Institute Category Opening Rank Closing Rank
1-Mizoram University, Aizawal General 1453 2883
SC 201 523
ST 126 412
2-School of Planning and Architecture, Delhi General 7 486
SC 79 302
ST 23 71
3- Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra General 658 3869
SC 288 1258
ST 196 826


The candidates who appear for the current year’s JEE Main examination should know a little about the past year’s cut- off trends if they want to be sure about securing seat in the course/institute of their preference. The qualifying marks of JEE Main Paper 2 that determine the candidate’s chances of getting into the desired institute are actually a sum total marks obtained by the candidate in both the attempts and the final AIR ( All India Rank) and the All India Category Rank.

The exact marks that a candidate, appearing for the current year’s Joint Entrance Examination scores, are first normalized by the governing/conducting authorities. After the compilation of all these marks the cut- off lists for various programmes running in different institutes across the nation are declared. JEE Mains cut- off for B. Arch/B. Planning courses 2019 is dependent on the factors mentioned above. The JEE Main Paper 2 cut- off2019 will be the minimum number of marks required by a candidate to secure a seat into the B. Architecture and B. Planning courses offered by the engineering institutes. Candidates can check the previous year’s JEE Main cut- off to see the general trend and can calculate roughly calculate their chances of securing a position in the B. Arch/ B. Planning course.

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