If you are waiting to get into IIT Bombay than do not wait as not a single seat out of 266 vacant seats are available in IIT. In the first round itself 929 seats of the institute have been taken. Now, only 68 seats remain vacant in 23 institutes for the remaining rounds - 131 seats got confirmed in the second round.
“There were barely 14 seats left in IIT-B so they were bound to be taken over in the second round. Our academic session for the new batch will begin from July 20,” saya a professor from IIT-B.
It was only after two seat allotment, the Joint Seat Allocation Authority (JoSAA) on Friday has released statistics of seat vacancy in IITs, NationalInstitutes of Technology (NITs), Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) and other Government Funded Technical Institutes (GFTIs).
A total of 10,988 seats were up for grabs in 23 IITs, including the Indian School of Mines-Dhanbad (ISM-Dhanbad).
According to media report, there are just two seats left in IIT Delhi, six in IIT Kharagpur, 16 in IIT (BHU) Varanasi, IITs in Goa and Jammu have two and three seats vacant.
“Hopefully not a single seat will go vacant in IITs as well as other institutes this year,” said an official from JoSAA.
As JoSAA will conduct seven rounds of admission to all these institutes this year.