Round - 2 of the counselling conducted by the JoSAA has been completed. The results of round - 2 have also been released by the JoSSA. The details after the completion of round - 2 are as follows:
- In all, 33,989 candidates were allotted seats in Round 1 of Joint Seat Allocation 2015 for 87 institutes comprising of 18 IITs, ISM, 31 NITs, 18 IIITs (Triple-I-Ts) and 18 Other-GFTIs. Out of these, 26,597 candidates accepted the seat. This resulted in overall vacancy of 7,383 seats at the end of Round 1 of JoSAA 2015. These vacant seats were allocated in this Round 2 by using the NIC and IIT Kanpur implementations of the DA algorithm based on the filled-in choices by the candidates prior to Round 1, and their category-wise all India ranks in JEE (Main) 2015 Paper-1, JEE (Main) 2015 Paper-2 and JEE (Advanced) 2015.
- The Round 2 allotment output from the NIC and IIT Kanpur implementations matched with each other. In addition, these allocations were validated for compliance of all the business rules by the testing + validation teams from IIT Madras, IIT Kharagpur and IIT Guwahati. It was found that the allocations comply with all the business rules.
- In view of the above, NIC is allowed to publish the joint seat allocations 2015 for Round 2 on JoSAA portal on 13th July, 2015 as per schedule.
More details of Round 2 seat allocations are available in the attachments given below.