List of 10 engineering colleges in India accepting JEE Main Score


Colleges that offer engineering courses to the candidates often select those who have qualified in the JEE Mains. Scoring better in this exam helps get a seat in India’s best engineering colleges, like the IITs and NITs. Most private colleges also follow a similar admission process. Let us check the eligibility criteria for appearing in the exam and the ten colleges which take students based on this score.

JEE Mains Eligibility criteria:

Here are the eligibility criteria which need to be fulfilled by candidates aspiring to join an engineering college:

  1. The candidate must have completed 10+2 with compulsory subjects as Physics, Chemistry, and Maths. It must be from a recognised board of India.
  2. Those who have completed 3-years Diploma from a state board or AICTE are also eligible.
  3. For admission to IIITs, CFTIs, SFIs, IITs, NITs, and other state engineering colleges, candidates should score at least 75%. This criterion is not applicable for 2021-22.
  4. Candidates must produce all the relevant documents during the admission process. 

Ten engineering colleges in India accepting JEE-Main Score:

Here are some of the colleges which consider the JEE Mains score for admission of students to engineering colleges:

College nameTypeRankingCourses offered in B.Tech/ BEB.Tech Fees and number of seats
Atal Bihari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior, Madhya PradeshautonomousRanked 100 for Engineering by NIRF 2020CSE IT Integrated B.Tech+MTech₹ 5.4 L – 6.7 L; 262 seats  
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kottayam, KeralaPublic-Private PartnershipN/ACSE ECE ₹ 8.52 L; 240 setas
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Kota, RajasthanPublic-Private-PartnershipN/ACSE ECE₹ 8.47 L; 214 seats  
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Una, Himachal PradeshPublic-Private-PartnershipN/ACSE ECE IT₹ 8.16 L; 176 seats  
National Institute of Technology, AgartalaPublicNIRF ranking is 75 out of 100CSE ECE Chemical Engg. Production Engg. Mechanical eng. Civil Engg. EE E & I Biotechnology and Biochemical Engg. Integrated B.Tech+M.Tech    ₹ 6.31 L; 984 seats
Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, AllahabadPublicNIRF ranking is 48 out of 100CSE Mechanical Engg. ECE Chemical Engg. EE Biotechnology IT Civil Engg. Production and Industrial Engg.₹ 6.55 L; 1074 seats
Birla Institute of Technology, Mesra, RanchiDeemed universityNIRF ranking is 85 out of 100CSE Mechanical Engg. ECE Chemical Engg. Biotechnology EEE Civil Engg. Production Engg. IT  ₹ 12.32 L; 785 seats
Gurukul Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, HaridwarDeemedN/ACSE EE Bachelor of Technology Mechanical Engg. ECE₹ 3.2 L ; 460 seats  
ITM University Gwalior, Madhya PradeshPrivateRanked 87 for Private Engineering as per Outlook 2020  CSE Bachelor of Technology Biotechnology Mechanical Engg. ECE Petroleum Engg. Btech in CS+MBA Civil Engg. IT Btech in Civil Engg.+MBA  ₹ 5.8 L – 7.25 L; 750 seats
Amity School Of Engineering, Raipur, ChhattisgarhPrivateN/ACSE Biotechnology Mechanical Engg. Civil Engg. ECE IT  ₹ 4.23 L – 7.2 L    

Admission Process to B.Tech through JEE-Mains:

Engineering colleges in India, including the government and private institutions, is conducted in the following ways:

  1. On the basis of All India Rank, the IIITs, NITs. CFTIs takes students through the Central Seat Allocation Board. In the 12th board exam, the candidate has to be among the top 20 percentile.
  2. Other institutions which participate in counselling via JoSAA or CSAB also follow the above criteria for admission of students.
  3. For engineering colleges coming under State universities, a different rank list might be prepared by the state based on criteria set by them.


Students need to try harder to get a good score in the JEE Mains to get into a good college. This is quite important because reputed colleges provide students with good faculties and help build a strong foundation and get placement in bigger firms.

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