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CCMN 2020 Dates, Fee Structure, Counselling Process

CCMN 2020 Counselling

IIT JAM Result Declared


IIT Kanpur has declared the result for IIT JAM 2020 on 16th March 2020. Those who qualify the exam, can fill the form of IIT JAM Counselling. But success cannot come to all. Some candidates can't able to participate in the counselling process due to the low marks of IIT and IISc.

To benefit such candidates with worthwhile career opportunities, MNIT Jaipur conducts a Centralized Counselling for M.Sc. Programs.

Here You will find: -

What is CCMN 2020

Important Dates

Regular Round

Special Round

Participating Institute with Fee Structure

CCMN Counselling Process

Frequently Asked Questions



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What is CCMN 2020? Facts, Process and Participating Institutes


The Centralized Counselling for MSc Programs serves as a gateway for JAM qualified candidates to take admissions in the National Institutes of Technology (NITs) and some Centrally Funded Technical Institutes (CFTIs).

The JAM qualified candidates who fail to match the required criteria for IITs & IISc Admission can apply for the CCMN 2020 Procedure and get their MSc goals accomplished with the NITs and CFTIs.



CCMN 2020 Important Dates & Calendar


CCMN has released the 2020 dates for Regular and special round. The qualified candidates who want to get admission in NITs, CFTIs can fill the form from 18th May 2020 through the CCMN website.



CCMN Important Dates 2020 for Regular Round


Check the important dates for regular round from the given table below: -




Online Registration & Fee Payment and Online Choice Filling

18th May to 12th June 2020

Online Choice Locking

5th June to 12th June 2020

Automatic Locking of saved choices

12th June 2020

CCMN 2020 Round 1 Seat Allotment

17th June 2020

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee, Document uploading and specifying Willingness

17th June 2020

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

18th June to 24th June 2020

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

28th June to 30 June 2020

Seat Allotment for Round 2

05th July 2020

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee, Document uploading and specifying Willingness for Round 2

5th July to 8th July 2020

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

6th July to 12th July 2020

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

16th July to 18th July 2020

Round 3 of Seat Allotment

22nd July 2020

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee and Document uploading

22nd July to 24th July 2020

Online Document Verification by officers of Finally Allotted Institute for candidates who have been allotted seat first time or whose allotted institute has been changed

23rd July to 28th July 2020

Online admission in the Finally Allotted Institute by depositing the Balance Fee online by candidates of all rounds

23rd July to 3rd August 2020

Online Withdrawal from the Admitted Institute

27th July to 10th August 2020



CCMN Important Dates 2020 for Special Round


Here, you can check the CCMN 2020 Special Round important dates. Check them below: -




Advertisement and availability of Vacant Seats

04th August 2020

Online Registration, Payment of Registration Fee & Special Round Participation Fee and Online Choice Filling

05th August to 10th August 2020

Online Choice Locking

08th August to 10th August 2020

Automatic Locking of Saved Choices

10th August 2020

Round 1 Special Seat Allotment

13th August 2020

Document uploading and specifying Willingness

13th August to 15th August 2020

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

14th August to 17th August 2020

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

19th, 20th August 2020

Special Seat Allotment for Round 2

23rd August 2020

Online Document uploading

23rd August to 28th August 2020

Physical Reporting and Document verification at Allotted Institute

24th August to 31st August 2020



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List of CCMN 2020 Participating NITs & CFTIs + Course Fee Structure


There are total 21 institutes (19 NITs and 2 CFTIs) that are participating in IIT JAM Admission through CCMN.

For the ease of aspirants, here we have provided courses fee structure (expected) of various NITs and CFTIs through the CCMN Counselling Procedure of the year 2020. This fee structure may vary as per the institutes.

Please check out the complete list below.


S. No.

Institutes Names

Offered Courses

Fee Structure for First Semester (Approx.)




NIT Agartala

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Mathematics

M.Sc. in Chemistry


Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT), Allahabad

M.Sc. in Mathematics & Science Computing




NIT Arunachal Pradesh

M.Sc. in Applied Physics




NIT, Calicut

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Durgapur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Hamirpur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics & Computing


Malviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT), Jaipur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Jalandhar

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Jamshedpur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Manipur

M.Sc. in Mathematics



M.Sc. in Physics

M.Sc. in Chemistry


Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology (VNIT), Nagpur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Rourkela

M.Sc. in Chemistry



M.Sc. in Applied Geology

M.Sc. in Atmospheric Sciences

M.Sc. in Life Science

M.Sc. in Mathematics

M.Sc. in Physics


NIT, Sikkim

M.Sc. in Chemistry




NIT, Silchar

M.Sc. in Applied Physics



M.Sc. in Applied Chemistry

M.Sc. in Mathematics


NIT, Srinagar

M.Sc. in Physics




NIT, Meghalaya

M.Sc. in Mathematics



M.Sc. in Physics

M.Sc. in Chemistry


NIT Nagaland

M.Sc. in Physics




NIT, Warangal

M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics



M.Sc. in Mathematics & Scientific Computing

M.Sc. in Engineering Physics

M.Sc. in Organic Chemistry

M.Sc. in Analytical Chemistry


Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology (SLIET), Punjab

M.Sc. in Chemistry



M.Sc. in Mathematics

M.Sc. in Physics


Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST), Shibpur

M.Sc. in Physics



M.Sc. in Chemistry

M.Sc. in Applied Geology

M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics

M.Sc. in Food Processing & Nutrition Science


NIT Surathkal

M.Sc in Physics



M.Sc in Chemistry


NIT Tiruchirappalli

M.Sc in Physics



M.Sc in Chemistry

M.Sc in Mathematics

M.Sc in Computer Science


Note - The candidates whose result is awaited may apply but they need to submit their mark-sheets before the last date which will be declared by the official website. Check the complete NIT MSc Admission Eligibility Criteria here.



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CCMN 2020 Admission & Counselling Process Defined [Guidelines]


Right from the CCMN Online Registration to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Round of Seat Allotments, we are providing every single information in this section.

To present the CCMN Counselling Procedure in an easy to understand manner, we have divided it into the 5 different steps. Please check out the visual presentations given below.


 Online Registration + Choice Filling + Fee Payment

 1st Counselling Procedure

 2nd Counselling Procedure

 3rd Counselling Procedure





Online Form Filling & Submission:


CCMN Counselling Procedure


The Online Form Submission for CCMN Counselling consists of following steps –



1. Registration:


Please follow the steps for successful registration.

Register at CCMN with your JAM details.

Fill all the asked information accurately and verify it. Preview the details and submit them carefully.

Set a new password and Use OTP to generate PI (Permanent Identifier)

Login with PID or Password to fill the other vital information like – Personal & Bank Details.Scan & Upload the Required Documents – JAM Score Card, Category Certificates, Birth Certificates or 10th Marksheet and Marksheet of 12th and Graduation.

Upload the Photo, Signature & Documents in Original Format. (Size should be less than 1 MB)


 To register yourself, please visit here– CCMN Online Registration Procedure.



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2. Filling up of Preferences/Choices:


After filling up all the personal details and uploading the required documents, candidates need to mention their choices of programmes in the order of their preference from the list of eligible programmes offered by various PIs appearing in their respective CCMN login

A candidate can fill multiple choices within a single form but he/she should fulfill the eligibility criteria for the preferred choices.

After filling up all the choices, candidates need to Lock them. Candidates will not be able to add/delete/reorder after locking the choice list or due date and time of choice filling is over



3. Fee Payment:


The candidates are requested to pay the registration fee of INR 2500/- by using SBI MOPS (Debit Card, Net Banking, UPI, SBI e-Challan). Checkout some important points that need to be considered while paying fee.

CCMN will not be responsible for any payments made by candidates after the due date.

For e-Challan, generate the e-Challan form by login to CCMN portal.

e-Callan can be generated only once for registration fee and seat acceptance fee.

Candidates can deposit this e-Challan at any SBI branch to pay the fee.

If the challan is generated but the payment is not done, then the application process will be incomplete.


Also Check – IIT JAM 2020 Seat Matrix for IITs & IISc.


After the Successful Submission of Online Forms, the 1st Round of Seat Allotments Result will be declared. Lets’ see what the candidates would be required to do thereafter.



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1st Round of Counselling:


CCMN 1st Counselling Procedure


The candidates who get the seats in the 1st Round must confirm whether they are accepting the allotted seat or not. If they click on NO, they will no more be able to do the CCMN Counselling 2020.

But If they click on YES, they will have to choose one between the ‘Freeze’ and ‘Float’ options.


Those who accept the seat must submit the Counselling Participation Fee of INR 10,00/- (SC/ST/PwD) & INR 15,000/- (Gen/Gen-EWS/OBC) and <Choose “Freeze” or “Float”>


Freeze: If the candidate has been allotted the ‘Choice No. 3’ and he/she agrees to accept the choice, then the ‘Freeze’ option should be chosen to lock the seat.

Float: If the candidate wants to upgrade to the Highest Possible Choice, then he/she must choose ‘Float’ option to take part in the 2nd Round of Counselling.


Note: The above mentioned fee is a part of the institute fee, which will be later adjusted against the finally allotted Institute’s admission fee



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2nd Round of Counselling:


CCMN 2nd Counselling Procedure


The candidates who are allotted the seats in the 2nd Round of Counselling may either clicks on YES or NO. If they click on NO, they will be exited from the CCMN Counselling 2020.

If they click on YES, they need to pay the Counselling Participation Fee of INR 10,00/- (SC/ST/PwD) & INR 15,000/- (Gen/Gen-EWS/OBC) (Only in the case of Fresh Allotments) and <Choose “Freeze” or “Float” option>

If they choose the Float Option, then they need to wait for the 3rd Round of Counselling.


Note: The candidates who were allotted in the 1st & 2nd Round of Counselling and wish to surrender their seats must surrender them on or before the start of 3rd Counselling.



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3rd Round of Counselling:


CCMN 3rd Counselling Procedure


Based on the surrender seats and remaining seats, the candidates are allotted in this 3rd Round of Counselling.

The candidates who are allotted the seats in this final round must either accept it by choosing the Option ‘Freeze’ and pay the Counselling Participation Fee of INR 10,00/- (SC/ST/PwD) & INR 15,000/- (Gen/Gen-EWS/OBC) or reject it by simply clicking on NO.


After the completion of all the 3 Rounds of Counselling, the selected candidates will be able to get their Provisional Allotment Letters (PAL) to join their respective institutes. The PAL can be downloaded after the 3rd Round of Seat Allotment.


You may also like to read – IIT JAM 2021 Online Application Form.


 Special Announcement:  

The candidates who do not get any seat allotment in this third round must wait for the Final Announcement of Vacancies. If there are any vacant seats, they might have the chance to get the admissions.

The Candidates who have to surrender their seats online can get the refund of their CPF after the deduction of INR 1000/- or INR 2000 or INR 3000 (Depends on stage where you surrender). The refund will be initiated only in the case of Valid Seat Surrender. 



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CCMN Queries Asked by the Candidates


Q.1) What documents to be uploaded during registration for CCMN?

Ans.) Candidates who want to fill the CCMN Registration form must have some important documents (clear scanned copy in pdf format) to upload in CCMN Application Form. Such as: -

JAM Scorecard.

A Certificate as proof for “Date of Birth” (Preferably the certificates issued in English / Hindi language).

Category Certificate (SC/ST/OBC/PwD), if applicable.

Mark sheet of the qualifying examination.

Cumulative mark-sheet showing the final result/ total marks for the complete program.

If the final examination result is yet to be published, then the candidate needs to upload a self-declaration as per the Performa.



Q.2) How many NITs/CFTIs or programmers can I apply in CCMN Form?

Ans.) After registration, candidates can fill many choices from the lists. There is no requirement to fill the separate application form for each NIT/ CFTI. But it is important to satisfy the minimum eligibility criteria of that NIT.



Q.3) What is PID?

Ans.) PID is a Permanent Identifier which is self-generated after registration and successful payment of registration fee by a candidate. PID is unique and will serve as the sole number to be used for all further communications with CCMN.



Q.4) What is the locking of choices? It is necessary to lock and after locking can I modify or unlock?

Ans.) Yes, it is necessary because the lock is an option indicating the finalization of choices after which the candidates can print their choices in the final format. After locking the choices, you can’t modify or unlock it.



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We hope now you have updated with every single information about JAM CCMN 2020.

If you have any query, then share it with us through the comment box below. We will solve all your doubts as soon as possible.


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  • A Chakrabarti
    Hi, I have got a rank of 650 in BT in JAM 17. Do I have any chances of joining biotech in NIT?
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