1. Candidates with valid JAM 2017 score are eligible to participate in Centralized Counselling for admission into M. Sc. and M. Sc. (Tech.) programme at 18 Participating Institutes (PIs) of CCMN 2017 [16 National Institute of Technology & 02 Centrally Funded Technical Institutes].
  2. Candidates will only be permitted to apply for the programme in which they have the valid JAM 2017 Score.
  3. The merit list of the registered candidates is solely based on JAM 2017 score.
  4. However, in addition to the valid JAM 2017 score the candidates needs to satisfy the common eligibility criteria for counselling, which are as follows:
    1. Candidates from Institutes with Aggregate system of evaluation must have obtained 60% or 6.5 CGPA (GEN/OBC) and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (SC/ST/PH) as aggregate marks.
    2. Candidates from Institutes with Honours system of evaluation must have obtained 60% or 6.5 CGPA (GEN/OBC) and 55% or 6.0 CGPA (SC/ST/PH) in Honours. In this system of evaluation, the aggregate marks will not be considered.
    3. Candidates applying to a specific PG programme should strictly possess the qualifying degree in the respective discipline or any discipline specified by the respective PIs which is published in CCMN 2017 website or the website or respective PIs.
    4. Candidates not satisfying these criteria will be rejected for Counselling at CCMN 2017. Candidates, whose results are not published, may be accepted provisionally and needs to produce the results by September 30, 2017. In case, the candidate fails to produce the qualifying results maximum by September 30, 2017, the candidature is cancelled and all fess paid are forfeited with no claims arising at any moment.