Friday, 26 June 2015

JoSAA 2015 -Guidelines and procedures for online choice filling

JoSAA 2015 CHOICE FILLING


Joint Seat Allocation Authority 2015 conducts the allocation of seats into IITs, NITs, IIITs, and other GFTIs for the academic session 2015-2016. The online registration and choice filling begins on 29th June ,2015 at 10 AM and ends on 3rd July, 2015 at 5 PM. 

Click here to know the full schedule of JoSAA 2015 activities.

The guidelines for registration and choice filling are given below



Step : 1

Click on “Online Registering and Choice Filling” in JoSAA Website: http://josaa.nic.in/


Enter your JEE (MAIN) 2015 Roll Number and Password to login to the portal.


Step : 2

Go to Candidate’s Profile and ensure that all the personal details shown are correct. During
Registration process, all the candidates, if they desired to update their Gender and State of
Eligibility, they can do so. Rest of the information in Registration Form is in Read only mode.


Click CHANGE PASSWORD to change your password and it is compulsory.


To modify contact details, go to Contact Details and click “EDIT CONTACT DETAILS


After editing, click on “SUBMIT CHANGES


Step : 3

Click “Choices Available” to view the various programs available for you to choose


For those qualified in both JEE (MAIN) 2015 and JEE (ADVANCED) 2015, all choices are
available (Few courses have certain restrictions).

For those qualified only in JEE (MAIN) 2015, Choices are restricted to programs available in
NITs, IIITs and Other-GFTIs.

You can choose to view the available programs Institute-wise or discipline-wise.

You can also take a printout.

Step : 4

Next go to (Click) Choice Filling & Locking


Click the academic programs available in the left panel and it will appear automatically in
Filled Choices” on right side column. This way, fill as many choices as possible to enhance
your chances of getting a seat.

JEE (ADVANCED) 2015 qualified candidates can fill all choices (~600)* and only JEE (MAIN)
2015 qualified candidates can also fill all choices* except those of IITs and ISM. *Some
restrictions do apply for some programs based on candidature. Such programs may not be
listed among the available choices.

Click on Arrange Filled Choices to modify the order of preference. For example: to change
the first option to second just click “MOVE DOWN” arrow or vice versa. This way, you can
reshuffle the order of preference of choices.


Step : 5

Click on Choices InterChange to modify the order of preference. For example choice number
100 is changed to choice 111. Automatically 111 will become 100.


Click on Choice Rearrange to change the preference of more than one choice. For example:
Choice Numbers given in the extreme right column can be rearranged as shown below:


Changed sequences can be seen below: Choices 1, 2, 3 and 4 are renumbered as 5, 6, 7 and
8. Similarly 5, 6, 7 and 8 are renumbered 1, 2, 3 and 4. By clicking SAVE, modified sequence
will appear on the screen. Please make sure that the same number is not typed twice.


After saving, updated right order appears on the screen.

After clicking SAVE, the choices filled are updated as shown below WITH A MESSAGE.


Close the box to see new preference list (see below):


Click Multiple Deletion to delete more than one filled choices


You can check all or check only the selected choices to delete from the list



These options will be deleted from your choices list and the remaining choices will be
automatically reordered as shown below:


Click YES to delete or say NO to go back again to modify the deleting list or lock choice. After
saying YES, the choices appear as shown below which do not contain the deleted ones.


Step : 6

Now Click LOCK CHOICE


After completing choice filling, you can either click on I agree to lock my choices, complete
the choice filling process and take the printout or if you want to do modification of choices
filled later, click on I will lock my choices later.


After clicking I agree to lock my choices, the screen will appear as shown below: Once again
it will ask your final consent if it is final. In order to protect your choices filled, you have to
enter your password again to complete the choice filling option.



Click “Click here to take a printout of Locked Choices” which will appear as shown below. It
may run into few pages depending on the number choices filled by the candidate


Candidate should read the above terms and conditions carefully and sign at the specified
place and present it at the reporting center along other relevant documents.