CSAB SFTI Counselling 2020 - Check Dates, Registration & Seat Allotment Process

Last Modified: 12 May 2024

The Central Seat Allocation Board conducts the CSAB SFTI counselling round 2020 and seat allotment process for granting admittance in Self Financing Technical Institutes. The registration process for CSAB SFTI 2020 will tentatively begin from the last week of July and will close in August this year. However, there is no official information on the same. The process might be delayed due to the COVID-19 situation. Students who qualify the JEE Main 2020 Paper 1 and Paper 2 with good marks are eligible to participate in CSAB SFTI Counselling 2020. CSAB conducts only one round of counselling session for its participating contenders and enables them to take admissions in the best engineering and architecture institutes across India. 

Under the CSAB SFTI counselling, students can choose their preferred seats and colleges on the basis of their merit ranks in JEE Main 2020 exam. Selected applicants will have to report to their respective allotted institute for confirmation of admission within a given time duration. Read the full article to get the complete details of CSAB SFTI 2020 Seat Allotment, Participating Institutes, Dates, and other important information.

CSAB SFTI 2020 - An Overview

CSAB performs a centralized counselling course for all the commendable participants who score well in JEE Main 2020 exam. Follow up this article to get a quick overview of CSAB SFTI, as under:

Overview of Particulars

Comprehensive Details

Name of the Counselling Authority

Central Seat Allocation Board Self Financing Technical Institutes

Commonly Identified As


Conducting Board

Central Seat Allocation Board

Level of Exam

National Level Exam

Exam Category


Channel of Admission

JEE Main

Application Mode


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CSAB SFTI Important Dates 2020

All the test-takers of JEE Main who are willing to pursue education from the participating Self Financed Technical Institutes can check the CSAB SFTI 2020 important events and schedule here. Since the official dates have not been announced yet, you can check the tentative schedule of CSAB SFTI 2020.

CSAB SFTI 2020 Events

Dates to be Remembered

Commencement of Online Registration

Last week of July 2020

Last date to Submit Applications

First week of August 2020

Choice Filling and Printing of Receipt of Initial Fee of ₹ 21,000

Last week of July to First week of August 2020

Result Announcement and Seat Allotment Process

First week of August 2020

Reporting and Documentation Process

First and Second week of August 2020

Payment of Balance Fee at the Allotted Institute

Last week of August 2020

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CSAB SFTI Eligibility Criteria 2020

There are certain norms and conditions that need to be fulfilled by the candidates to secure admissions through CSAB SFTI 2020. Read more details here.

Eligibility Criteria of CSAB SFTI 2020 (For Engineering Courses)

Admission seekers for B. Tech/ B.E. Admissions have to complete the eligibility requirements as follows:

  • Test-takers should have successfully qualified the JEE Main 2020 Paper I exam.
  • Must have passed class 12th boards with a minimum score of 45% marks in aggregate for General category.
  • Students of SC/ST/OBC/PwD and other reserved category need to achieve 40% marks in 12th class.
  • The students should have obtained minimum aggregate passing marks in the best five subjects in class 12th. The list of five subjects are as follows:
    • Physics
    • Mathematics
    • Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology or Technical Vocational Subjects
    • Any one language
    • Any one other subjects

Eligibility Criteria of CSAB SFTI 2020 (For Architecture Courses)

Admission seekers for B. Arch Admissions need to fulfil the eligibility requirements as follows:

  • Apprentices should obtain a valid rank in JEE Main 2020 Paper II exam.
  • Must have studied Mathematics as a main subject.
  • Should have scored 50% marks in top five subjects including Maths.

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CSAB SFTI Counselling 2020 & Seat Allotment Process

CSAB SFTI 2020 counselling process will be administered by the conductive authorities to provide admissions to the qualified JEE Main candidates. Seats will be allotted to the fellow contestants, based on their eligibility and merit scores. The below-mentioned steps have to be presented by the authorities to complete the counselling process.

Step 1- Payment of Fee

In the beginning, students will have to sign in to the official CSAB portal through their respective JEE Main 2020 Application Number. After signing in, the aspirants will need to pay ₹ 21,000 as a fee through SBI Collect. Once the process of payment has been completed, candidates will have to go to the SBI portal and access their payment receipt via selecting one of the following options:

  • By submitting their DOB, Mobile Number, Start and End Date
  • By submitting their DOB, DU Reference Number, and Mobile Number

Step 2- Registration Procedure

After fee payment, students will be able to register themselves for the counselling process. Login has to be done simply by means of JEE Main 2019 roll number and password. After this, the filled form will be appearing on your screen where you can verify your details. Students will be able to edit the following details in the form including Category, Gender, PwD status, and percentage of marks.

Step 3- Choice Filling Segment

After the completion of the registration process of the candidate, they are required to complete the choice filling section. In simple words, students have to fill their choices of technical institutes and course according to their order of preference. It is advisable to the candidates do this step more carefully since the order of preferences can affect the allotment. Before locking of choices, apprentices will get an option to rearrange, add or delete their selected choices. No changes can be made after the completion of the locking process.

Note: If the candidate fails to lock their preferred college seat, and then it will be automatically locked after the deadline.

Step 4- CSAB SFTI Seat Allotment Process

The counselling authority will allow the students as per their preferences, merit, category, and seats available. Candidates can participate in seat allotment process and access the result through online mode. After allotment of seats, students need to download their provisional seat allotment letter has been downloaded by the official site of CSAB.

Step 5- Reporting at Allotted Centres

Selected participants will have to visit their reporting centre for a documentation round. At the allotted institute, students need to pay the balance fee. If the candidate is failing to visit the allotted centre, his/her seat will be cancelled. Students need to submit all the important documents at the reporting institute, in the following manner:

  • JEE Main 2020 Admit Card
  • JEE Main 2020 Score Card
  • 12th standard mark sheet or certificate
  • Provisional Seat Allotment Letter
  • Photo ID issued by Central/State Govt./Last School Attended or Admit Card of 12th standard examination
  • Proof of Payment of Initial Fee through SBI Collect
  • 10th standard certificate as proof of date of birth and name of the candidate
  • One Passport Size Photograph (Similar to the one used in JEE Main 2019 application form)
  • Medical report

Note: Students have to submit a copy of important documents along with the original one.

Step 6- Confirm Your Admission

In this round, students have to pay the balance amount of the course fee in the allocated centre.

Refund of Initial Fee

  1. Apprentices who fail to visit the allocated centre within the mentioned time period, their initial fee of 21,000 will not be refunded.
  2. If in case, students do not submit the above-mentioned documents on time, their application shall be liable for rejection. Hence, their initial fee will not be refunded.
  3. Those apprentices who fail to get allotted in the CSAB SFTI Counselling 2020 will get the refund of 20,000 as 1,000 will be deducted as a non-refunded fee.

CSAB SFTI 2020 Participating Institutes

Here we are providing a list of CSAB SFTI 2020 Participating Institutes, as under-

  • Amity University Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior
  • Amity University Raipur, Chattisgarh
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Greater Noida
  • Amity University Rajasthan, Jaipur
  • Amity University Maharashtra, Mumbai
  • Amity University Haryana, Gurgaon, Haryana
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh, Noida, Uttar Pradesh
  • Galgotias University, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh
  • Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute, Chennai
  • Sister Nivedita University Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Jagannath University Jaipur, Rajasthan
  • Techno India University, West Bengal

How to Check CSAB SFTI Seat Allotment Result 2020?

To check the seat allotment result for CSAB SFTI 2020, one should enter their JEE Main 2020 Roll Number and Password at the official portal. To check the complete guide book of important steps has to be taken by the candidates, read the instructions provided below-

  1. Step 1- Open the official web portal of CSAB i.e. www.csab.nic.in.
  2. Step 2- After this, click on the provided link mentioning- ‘CSAB SFTI 2020 Seat Allotment Result’.
  3. Step 3- In the next step, candidates need to enter their JEE Main 2020 Roll Number and Password in the provided space.
  4. Step 4- Now, students have to click on the login button mentioned on the screen to register with the asked details.
  5. Step 5- Finally, students can see their allotted seat successfully on your device screen.

After checking the result, students will have to visit the allotted college for document verification and other admission formalities.

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