JEECUP Cut Off 2020

The JEECUP 2020 exam is organised by the joint entrance council, Uttar Pradesh. Polytechnic institutions located in the state of Uttar Pradesh look into the scores attained in the JEECUP. It is a state-level entrance exam, for which numerous students write every year, and the qualified ones are provided with admission in Engineering, Pharmacy, Technology, and other diploma programmes. 

The jeecup cut off marks 2020 will be declared once the results of the exams are declared. This cutoff is used for the seat allotment round. The cutoff will be given in the status of opening and closing ranks. The candidates need to select a programme, institution, and counselling round to know the cutoff. This will be set based on the total number of seats available concerning how many applications have been received. Many candidates take references from the previous year’s cutoff, and this cutoff can vary to a great degree as the number of applicants for each group of examination is different. Hence, leading to a different cutoff each year, as there are different batches of people opt for different courses as there is a shift in preference of courses each year.

Generally, the cutoff is determined by the difficulty of the exam, and the previous year’s JEECUP cutoff. After the previous years' results and cutoff had been concluded, the list came up on the official website. This same procedure shall be followed even for this year. Most of the data can be viewed online after entering the required information. Candidates can look at the approximate cutoff to get a pulse on the outcome of their result once they check it with the answer key. The main qualification of the candidate will be by getting equal marks or above the minimum requirements in the written examination.

Here is a sample JEECUP cutoff, the candidate can expect.

There are different cutoffs for categories as well as courses preferred. 

JEECUP Expected  Cut Off Marks

Category Name

Expected Cut off Marks

UP Polytechnic JEECUP SC Cut off Marks

70 – 72

UP Polytechnic JEECUP ST Cut off Marks

66 – 69

UP Polytechnic JEECUP OBC Cut off Marks

74 – 80

UP Polytechnic JEECUP General Cut off Marks

75 – 82


There are different JEECUP 2020 cutoffs for different courses, such as;

  • Agriculture engineering

  • Home science

  • Fashion designing and garment technology

  • Textile design

  • Textile design printing

  • Modern office management and secretarial practices 

  • Library and information science

  • Diploma in pharmacy

These are some courses under the JEECUP, which the candidate will have to write to get into an esteemed institution. All these courses have different cutoffs as well as different ones for each category.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

1. Will the cutoff be similar to the one of the previous year?

The chances of the cutoff being similar are at a 50-50% chance as it is understood that candidates generally look at the previous year’s data for a vague information collection. This will depend on the number of seats as well as the number of candidates opting for different courses. As this is a joint examination, the cutoffs vary each year, as the seats available keep fluctuating. But if one needs an idea, it would be advisable to look into the cutoffs of the previous years.

2. Is there a different cutoff based on category?

Multiple categories receive educational aid when it comes to the cutoff criteria. The general category cutoff is different from the scheduled caste and tribe etc. one must keep in mind that they are required to submit the category and subcategory certificates to receive such perks. For example, according to the previous year’s information, the general category faced a cutoff of 72 for home science. At the same time, the OBC was given 770.3 and 66.5 and 63.6 for the scheduled caste and tribe, respectively.