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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 have qualified the exam can fill the form of IIT JAM Counselling. But success can't come to all. Some candidates can't able to participate in the counseling process due to the low marks of IIT and IISc. 

To benefit such candidates with worthwhile career opportunities, the counseling procedure is held by one of the NITs. this year MNIT Jaipur is conducting 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 can go for the IIT JAM Admission Procedure to get a seat in an IIT or IISc. But, the aspirants who fail to match the required criteria for IITs and IISc Admissions can apply for the CCMN 2020 Procedure and get their MSc goals accomplished with the NITs and CFTIs.



CCMN 2020 Important Dates & Calendar


According to the latest update, CCMN has declared the Round 2 Seat Allotment Result and Cutoff Marks on 28th July 2020. Earlier it has released the first round of Seat Allotment Result on 7th July based on IIT JAM 2020 Scores along with the 2020 dates for Regular and special round.

The selected students can check their result by entering the JAM registration ID-password and complete further admission procedure by paying the institution fees.


CCMN Important Dates 2020 for Regular Round


As per the latest CCMN Notification, the exam conducting authorities have released a revised schedule for IIT JAM regular rounds of admission procedure.


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




Online Registration & Fee Payment and Online Choice Filling

13th May to 15th June 2020

Online Choice Locking

5th June to 15th June 2020

Automatic Locking of saved choices

15th June 2020

CCMN 2020 Round 1 Seat Allotment

7th July 2020

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee, Document uploading and specifying Willingness 

(On the last date, fee payment will be allowed up to 2 PM only, while document uploading and specifying willingness can be done till 11:59 PM)

7th July to 11th July 2020

(Extended till 16th July 2020)

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

9th July to 15th July 2020

(Extended till 18th July 2020)

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

19th July to 21st July 2020

(20th July - 21st July 2020)

Seat Allotment for Round 2

28th July 2020

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

Fee deposit: 28th July – 4th Aug 2020, 12:00 noon

Document Uploading: 28th July – 4th Aug 2020, 5.00 PM

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

26th July to 01st Aug 2020

(29th July – 6th Aug 2020, 12:00 noon)

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

04th Aug to 06th Aug 2020

(7th Aug 2020 - 8th Aug 2020, 12:00 noon)

Round 3 of Seat Allotment

10th Aug 2020

Payment of Seat Acceptance Fee and Document uploading

11th Aug to 13th Aug 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

11th Aug to 16th Aug 2020

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

11th Aug to 18th Aug 2020

Online Withdrawal from the Admitted Institute

15th Aug to 24th Aug 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

19th Aug 2020

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

20th Aug to 25th Aug 2020

Online Choice Locking

23rd Aug to 25th Aug 2020

Automatic Locking of Saved Choices

25th Aug 2020 (23:59 hrs IST)

Round 1 Special Seat Allotment

28th Aug 2020

Document uploading and specifying Willingness

28th Aug to 30th Aug 2020

Online Document Verification by officers of Allotted Institute

29th Aug to 01st Sept 2020

Online Change of Willingness / Withdrawal

03rd, 04th Sept 2020

Special Seat Allotment for Round 2

07th Sept 2020

Online Document uploading

07th Sept to 13th Sept 2020

Physical Reporting and Document verification at Allotted Institute

08th Sept to 14th Sept 2020 (except Saturday and Sunday)



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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.


Institute Name

Fee Details



Day Scholar


Day Scholar


Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar





Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur





Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad





National Institute of Technology, Agartala

12100/- to 12500/-

44,300/- to

12100/- to 12500/-

44,300/- to

National Institute of Technology, Calicut


17,730/- + 15,000/-


10,230/- + 15,000/-

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur





National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur





National Institute of Technology, Karnataka, Surathkal





National Institute of Technology, Meghalaya





National Institute of Technology, Nagaland


47, 850/-



National Institute of Technology, Sikkim





National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur r





National Institute of Technology, Manipur





National Institute of Technology, Rourkela





National Institute of Technology, Silchar





National Institute of Technology, Srinagar





National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirap Palli


(institute fee 42750/- + Hostel fee 44150/-)


79400 (institute fee 35250/- + Hostel fee 44150/-)

National Institute of Technology, Warangal





Visvesvara ya National Institute Of Technology, Nagpur

12900 /-Admission fees + 11350/-
Academic fees per Semester.

12900 /-Admission fees + 11350/-
Academic fees per Semester.

12900 /-Admission fees + 11350/-
Academic fees per Semester.

12900 /-Admission fees + 11350/-
Academic fees per Semester.

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology, Longowal





Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur







Note - Candidates whose results are awaited may apply, but they need to submit their mark-sheets before the last date which will be declared on the official website. Check the complete NIT MSc Admission Eligibility Criteria here.



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CCMN 2020 Admission & Counselling Process Defined [Guidelines]


For the benefit of thousands of students who are struggling to get the correct information, we are providing every single information in this section- Right from the CCMN Online Registration to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Round of Seat Allotments & Counselling.

To present the CCMN Counselling Procedure in an easy to understand manner, we have divided it into 5 different steps. Please go through the visual presentations given below for better understanding.


 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 the 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). Check some important points that need to be considered while paying the 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 seats in the 1st & 2nd Round of Counselling and wish to surrender must do it on or before the start of 3rd Counselling.



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3rd Round of Counselling:


CCMN 3rd Counselling Procedure


Based on the surrendered and remaining seats, the candidates are allotted a seat 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 10,000/- (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 haven’t got any seat allotted in this third round must wait for the Final Announcement of Vacancies. If there are any vacant seats, they might have a chance to get admission in one of the premier institutes.

The Candidates who have to surrender their seat 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 are 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) In 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 that 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? Is it 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 are updated with every single information about JAM CCMN 2020.

If you have any queries, 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
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