Last year the cut off was 115 but this year it has been reduced by 10 marks i.e. 115 out of 360. This has been done due to extreme tough papers. The cut off in OBC was 70 while for scheduled castes it was 50 and scheduled tribes 40.
The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main is the entry point for admission to Indian Institute of Technology, National Institute of Technology and other centrally funded institutes. From 115 last year, it has slipped to 105 out of 360 marks. The cut-off score to sit for the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE-Advanced) for admission to the Indian Institutes of Technology is 105 out of 360 this year for students in the general category, down from the 115 last year. Around 13 lakh students appeared for JEE Main, of whom 1.5 lakh students will be eligible to take up JEE Advanced which is an entrance exam to secure seats in IITs. JEE Advanced is to be held on May 24.
Also See: JEE Main 2015 Participating colleges