The increased and extended number of supplementary merit list (from 18,138 to 31,980) in IITs which took place after the MHRD directives, made the scope for students who sat for JEE broader and wider. Options are more open. Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE), however remains preferred streams to go for besides the core streams.
The National Institute of Technology (NITs) are most sought after beyond the IITs. This is for students looking for top colleges for ECE at the NITs, which has been listed on the basis of placement (average and highest salary offered), Number of seat within state and out sides and JEE MAIN cut off trend as per last year. B. Tech in Electronics and Communication Engineering (ECE) is one of the most demanding program in India.
NOTE : NIT Trichy do not provide much information about placement. Also note once the first round of seat allotments begin on June 27th for these 31.9k students shortlisted for IITs, more clarity is expected. Meanwhile, keep your options open and backups ready. Keep watching this space for more on similar streams.
|ECE||Seat||Placement||JEE MAIN Cut off|
|NIT Warangal||21||21||10.3||21||5274 to 5560||3004 to 5064|
|NIT Surathkal||19||19||8.2||28||1552 to 7875||3182 to 5539|
|NIT Calicut||28||28||8.2||19||6252 to 19827||5690 to 9612|
|MNNIT Allahabad||29||29||7.5||29||8700 to 9776||1541 to 6488|
|MNIT Jaipur||20||20||7||14.5||5058 to 8167||6287 to 9237|
|NIT Trichy||19||19||N.A||N.A||499 to 4173||324 to 1158|