Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) will hold the JEE Main 2018 counselling and seat allotment for all the qualified candidates of the engineering entrance exam. To be able to participate in JEE Main counselling and seat allotment 2018, candidates will have to register themselves first and then follow the step-wise procedure of the same.The counselling and seat allotment of JEE Main 2018 candidates will be conducted on the basis of their merit, choice filling and availability of seats.

During seat allotment, JoSAA will first allot the seats to candidates in two mock rounds. This will help them to know the seats, they could be allotted on the basis of their choice filling in JEE Main. After mock rounds of allotment, seven main rounds of seat allotment will be conducted for candidates.

JEE Main Counselling & Seat Allotment 2018

S.No. Events  Dates (Tentative)
1 Registration & Choice Filling Process Third week of June 2018
2 Mock Allotment Round 1 Third week of June 2018
3 Mock Allotment Round 2 Third week of June 2018
4 First Round of Seat allotment Fourth week of June 2018
5 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Fourth week of June 2018
6 Second Round of Seat allotment First week of July 2018
7 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre First week of July 2018
8 Third Round of Seat allotment First week of July 2018
9 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Second week of July 2018
10 Fourth Round of Seat allotment Second week of July 2018
11 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Second week of July 2018
12 Fifth Round of Seat allotment Third week of July 2018
13 Withdrawal/ Seat Allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Third week of July 2018
14 Sixth Round of Seat allotment Third week of July 2018
15 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Fourth week of July 2018
16 Seventh Round of Seat Allotment Fourth week of July 2018
 17 Seat allotment acceptance and reporting to help-centre Fourth week of July 2018