IIT Roorkee Cutoff

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IIT Roorkee cutoff is released by the joint counselling authority – Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA). The cutoff of IIT Roorkee varies from programme to programme and from category to category.

IIT Roorkee, formerly known as University of Roorkee and Thomason College of Civil Engineering, is the oldest technical institution in Asia. It was the seventh IIT after getting converted into an Indian Institute of Technology in 2001. Undergraduate engineering admissions to IIT Roorkee are done on the basis of candidates’ performance in JEE Advanced, which is the second and final stage of Joint Entrance Examination (JEE). As many as 2,24,000 aspirants appear every year for this national level entrance exam.

In this article, the detailed information about IIT Roorkee cutoff is provided which will help the candidates in understanding about its admissions.

IIT Roorkee cutoff

Admissions to B.Tech programmes at IIT Roorkee are done on the basis of rank secured in JEE Advanced. IIT Roorkee cutoff is the rank that should be obtained by the candidate to proceed further in the admission procedure. Two types of cutoffs for admissions to IIT Roorkee are announced- qualifying cutoff and admission cutoff. The IIT Roorkee qualifying cutoff has to be met by the candidate in order to be considered qualified in JEE Advanced, whereas the admission cutoff of IIT Roorkee has to be obtained to have higher chances of admissions. The admission cutoff is the opening and closing rank at which admissions were offered across various engineering branches. After the seat allotment procedure, branch-wise and category-wise cutoff of IIT Roorkee is announced that helps the candidates to have a fair idea regarding the rank that they should secure in order to get their desired branch at the institute. The cutoff or the opening and closing rank can be checked online for all the categories- General, OBC-NCL, SC and ST.

The cutoff is determined by various factors such as the difficulty level of JEE Advanced, the total number of test-takers, cutoff patterns of previous years, etc. Those candidates will have higher chances of getting admission at IIT Roorkee who meet the required cutoff. The IIT Roorkee cutoff for all the offered programmes such as Biotechnology, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, etc. is released after the seat allotment. Usually, the cutoff for Computer Science & Engineering goes very high at IIT Roorkee as this is among the top engineering branches. Seats across various undergraduate engineering programmes at IIT Roorkee are allocated to the qualified candidates on the basis of the merit list and their preference as selected during registration for counselling.

Candidates can check the category-wise and branch-wise cutoff for IIT Roorkee in the table below:

JEE Advanced 2017 Cutoff for IIT Roorkee

S.No Name of the Course Categories Opening Rank Closing Rank
1 Biotechnology General 5143 6459
OBC NCL 2154 2896
SC 1651 1899
ST 804 917
2 Chemical Engineering General 2772 4078
OBC NCL 1417 1723
SC 867 1025
ST 452 547
3 Civil Engineering General 2876 4582
OBC NCL 1049 1435
SC 524 789
ST 97 213
4 Computer Science and Engineering General 261 449
OBC NCL 129 202
SC 83 132
ST 58 98
5 Electrical Engineering General 801 1905
OBC NCL 457 742
SC 177 419
ST 81 226
6 Electronics and Communication Engineering General 833 1406
OBC NCL 410 617
SC 230 381
ST 185 234
7 Engineering Physics General 2433 4037
OBC NCL 1530 1832
SC 973 1226
ST 613 797
8 Mechanical Engineering General 1552 2343
OBC NCL 519 885
SC 341 470
ST 151 258
9 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering General 4127 5573
OBC NCL 2106 2528
SC 1256 1638
ST 695 832
10 Polymer Science and Engineering General 5505 7688
OBC NCL 1745 3154
SC 1660 1982
ST 918 920
11 Production and Industrial Engineering General 3637 4605
OBC NCL 1697 2061
SC 1046 1464
ST 563 631

JEE Advanced 2016 IIT Roorkee Cutoff for General Category:

Sr. No. Programme Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
1 Computer Science & Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 294 482
2 Electronics & Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 948 1441
3 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1108 1833
4 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1565 2426
5 Applied Mathematics (5 Years, Integrated Master of Science) 1938 3322
6 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1877 3917
7 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 2383 4017
8 Engineering Physics (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 2869 4345
9 Production and Industrial Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 3502 4353
10 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 4366 5856
11 Bio Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 5417 6255
12 Geophysical Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 4328 6865
13 Polymer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 5943 7531
14 Geological Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 6185 7825
15 Architecture (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) 4778 10422

JEE Advanced 2016 IIT Roorkee Cutoff for OBC-NCL Category:

Sr. No. Programme Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
1 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 127 230
2 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 329 650
3 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 435 746
4 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 657 892
5 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1121 1429
6 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1442 1833
7 Applied Mathematics (5 Years, Integrated Master of Science) 1423 2061
8 Production and Industrial Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1673 2083
9 Engineering Physics (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1604 2216
10 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 2170 2589
11 Biotechnology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 2527 2975
12 Geophysical Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 2705 3305
13 Polymer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 2787 3452
14 Geological Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 3150 3454
15 Architecture (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) 2480 4381

JEE Advanced 2016 IIT Roorkee Cutoff for SC Category:

Sr. No. Programme Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
1 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 90 127
2 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 193 421
3 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 237 464
4 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 119 478
5 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 497 722
6 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 817 1172
7 Production and Industrial Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 985 1316
8 Engineering Physics (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 976 1353
9 Applied Mathematics (5 Years, Integrated Master of Science) 1015 1398
10 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1112 1575
11 Bio Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1527 1704
12 Geophysical Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 1601 1946
13 Polymer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1525 1953
14 Geological Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 1841 2041
15 Architecture (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) 1757 2134

 

JEE Advanced 2016 IIT Roorkee Cutoff for ST Category:

Sr. No. Programme Name Opening Rank Closing Rank
1 Computer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 68 142
2 Civil Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 101 200
3 Electrical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 192 239
4 Electronics and Communication Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 111 261
5 Mechanical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 247 297
6 Architecture (5 Years, Bachelor of Architecture) 471 471
7 Chemical Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 445 616
8 Production and Industrial Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 534 622
9 Applied Mathematics (5 Years, Integrated Master of Science) 68 710
10 Engineering Physics (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 837 839
11 Geological Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 72 907
12 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 814 975
13 Polymer Science and Engineering (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 1 1037
14 Geophysical Technology (5 Years, Integrated Master of Technology) 1054 1078
15 Bio Technology (4 Years, Bachelor of Technology) 850 1084

IIT Roorkee Cutoff- Questions and Answers

Q: Which is the most preferred engineering branch at IIT Roorkee?

A: The most sought-after engineering discipline here is Computer Science and Engineering. The seats in this branch get filled up first.

Q: Is the cutoff of IIT Roorkee same for all the categories?

A: No, the cutoff, which is based on JEE Advanced ranks of test-takers, varies for all the categories. Also, the opening and closing ranks for each branch also changes every year.

  1. How tough it is to get a seat in Biotechnology at IIT Roorkee?
  2. For General category candidates, the opening and closing rank for Biotechnology is nearly 5000 and 6000 respectively.
  3. For Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), what is the opening and closing rank for ST category?
  4. The opening and closing rank for CSE at IIT Roorkee is usually between 50 and 100 respectively.

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