Top Engineering College at Low JEE Percentile

Scored low percentile in JEE Main 2022 and do not want to take a year drop? No worry. Here we have listed the top engineering colleges(NITs, IIITs, and private colleges) you can grab even at the low JEE percentile.

Every year more than 10 lakh students appear for the JEE Mains, but only thousands of them qualify with flying colors.

There are many engineering colleges in India, but choosing the best one can be difficult. Many students start crawling the internet with the question of the best college at the low jee percentile, and under the wrong guidance, they end up wasting both their career and money.

Also, read- Top 10 Engineering Colleges in India.

In this blog, we have screened the best engineering colleges at the low jee percentile and the top colleges without accepting JEE scores.

Let’s start with a private college that offers seats at the low JEE Main percentile.

Best Private College Accepting Low JEE Mains Score

Here we have listed the best private deemed universities that accept low JEE Main scores.

Before getting admission into these colleges, one must ensure that he will give 100 percent effort in the college program. Although you are here because you have scored low marks and searching for better.

The important secondary thing doesn’t get admission if you are planning to take an education loan. The average package of these colleges is approx 6 to 7 LPA. University Name Average Package
1 Shiv Nadar University 9.29 LPA
2 Amrita Coimb 5.8 LPA
3 The University of Petroleum & Energy Studies(UPES) 5.7 LPA
4 Graphic Era University 5.3 LPA
5 Lovely Professional University 4.5 LPA
6 Chitkara university 7.5 LPA
7 Galgotia University 4.5 LPA
8 Amity University 5 LPA

NITs Accepting Low JEE Main Score With Closing Rank

Name of Institute Category Closing Rank
NIT Goa Electrical & Electronics Engineering 2,21,211
Civil Engineering 1,46,182
NIT Manipur Mechanical Engineering 6,47,692
NIT Agartala Production Engineering 3,89,981
NIT Jalandhar Textile Technology 1,72,249
NIT Hamirpur Engineering Physics 1,43,436
NIT Puducherry Mechanical Engineering 2,30,512
NIT Arunachal Pradesh Mechanical Engineering 1,87,138
NIT Durgapur Biotechnology 55,055
NIT Meghalaya Civil Engineering 1,17,205
Electronics and Communications Engineering 87,987
NIT Raipur Biotechnology 91,034
Civil Engineering 55,084

Safe Rank for CSAB Round for Admission into NIT

Category CRL Rank for NITs
General 65000-75000
EWS 75000-80000
OBC 80000-85000
SC 200000
ST 300000
PWD 900000-1000000

IIITs Accepting Low JEE Percentile with Closing Rank

Name of the Institute Branch Closing Rank
IIIT Manipur ECE




IIIT Bhagalpur Mechatronics




IIIT Agartala CSE 55000
IIITDM Kurnool Mechanical








IIIT Kalyani ECE




IIIT Kottayam ESE





Data Science & AI



Safe Rank for CSAB Round for Admission into NIT

Category CRL Rank for NITs
General CSE- 60000

ECE- 70000

EWS CSE- 65000-70000

ECE- 70000-80000

OBC CSE- 70000-75000

ECE- 80000-85000

SC CSE- 200000


ST CSE-300000


Top 10 Best Private Colleges in India

Name of the College NIRF’20 Ranking
VIT University, Vellore 15
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore 20
Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala 29
BITS Pilani 30
Amity University, Noida 32
SOA University, Bhubaneswar 34
SASTRA (Deemed to be University), Thanjavur 37
Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi 38
SRM Institute of Science and Technology, Chennai 41
KIIT, Bhubaneswar 42

What is JEE Main?

Joint Entrance Examination(JEE) Mains is an all-India entrance examination conducted every year to get admission into India’s top premiere institutes (IITs, NITs, etc.).

Every year NTA(National Testing Agency) conducts this standardized computer-based examination through which students can pursue different technical undergraduate programs.

How to prepare for JEE Main?

JEE Main is not a hard nut to crack. With proper guidance and the right approach, one can easily crack the examination. Follow these steps to crack the examination.

  • First, understand the syllabus. Analyze the previous year’s papers and jot down the chapters and important topics.
  • Start with basic books to clear fundamentals.
  • Make proper notes and use different scientific techniques to make notes.
  • Solve past year’s questions multiple times.
  • Use the best reference books and ensure limited resources.
  • Revise and practice your notes regularly.
  • Give mock tests as many as possible. Check the JEE Main mock test based on the latest pattern of the examination.
  • Do exercise and physical activities to refresh your mind.
  •  Always be positive.

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

Q1. Is 49 percentile good in JEE Main?

Ans- No, 49 percentile is not a good score in JEE Main. On this score, you will not get a seat in a top college in India, but you can surely get admission into the top private institution in India.

Q2. What is the minimum percentile for IIT in general?

Ans- The minimum percentile for general to get into IIT is 88.4 percentile.

Q3. How can I get a seat in NIT without JEE Main?

Ans- You can’t get any seat in NIT without JEE Main.

Q4. Which NIT has the highest package?

Ans- NIT(National Institute of Technology), Durgapur, has the highest package among all the NITs.

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