IIT – Bombay and IIT – Delhi continued to be chosen for JEE top rank holders. As per media report, based on the seat allocation by Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) from top 100 rankers in JEE Advanced, 64 students have opted for IIT – Bombay and 33 have opted for IIT – Delhi. IIT Kanpur got two students and IIT Madras got one student from the top 100 ranks.
For IIT Bombay, the number is similar to last year of 63 students. From the top 500 rankers, 147 and 142 student’s seats were allocated at IIT-Bombay and IIT-Delhi respectively. Other institutes like IIT-Madras and IIT-Kanpur got 53 and 52 students, IIT-Kharagpur and IIT-Roorkee got 47 and 35.
Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) set up by the Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD) to manage and regulate the joint seat allocation for admissions to 107 institutes for the academic year 2019-20. The first round is for the admissions of 23 IITs, 31 NITs, 25 IIITs and 28 Other-Government Funded Technical Institutes (Other-GFTIs).
Of the 11.5 lakhs students who took JEE (Main), two lakhs registered for admissions to premier central institutes, including IITs. IIT-Hyderabad got seven students from 500 lists.
IIT Bombay has always been a clear choice for topper and department like computer science and engineering is the highly picked branch by students. A premier institutes with placement and the best alumni so far. A green campus with entrepreneurship philosophy.