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IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction window has been activated and the facility can be used till Oct 25, 2021. Only a few details like Add/change Test Paper(s), Change of data related to Exam City, Gender, Category, etc can be edited during the time of form correctio by paying the additional fees as per the change. Candidates must note that no additional form correction fees will be charged for making changes in Candidate’s Name, DOB, Parent’s/Guardian’s Name, University/College Name, Year of Graduation, and Marks/CGPA. Check IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction Fees

IIT JAM 2022 is scheduled to be held on Feb 13, 2022. IIT JAM Admit card 2022 will be released on January 4, 2022 only for the successfully registered candidates. The minimum eligibility criteria to appear in the exam is that candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree.

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IIT JAM Highlights

Highlights of IIT JAM 2022 Application Form

Official Website jam.iitr.ac.in
Minimum qualification Requirement Bachelor’s degree with 55% aggregate marks
Mode of Application Online
Documents to be uploaded Passport size photo, signature, and left-hand thumb impression
IIT JAM Application Fee  INR 1500 for 1 paper; INR 2100 for 2 papers (General/OBC)
INR 750 for 1 paper; INR 1050 for 2 papers (SC/ST/PWD)

Application Dates 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Application Dates

Event Date 
Release of IIT JAM Application Form  August 30, 2021 August 25, 2021
Last date of IIT JAM Application Form  October 11, 2021 October 14, 2021 till 11:5 PM
IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction October 20 to 25, 2021
IIT JAM Exam Date 2022 February 13, 2022 
Check: IIT JAM 2022 Exam Dates 

Form Correction 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction

Applicants can now use one-time facility to make changes or correct errors in their online forms till Oct 25, 2021. The corrections in the Application form are permitted for the following details:

  • Add/change Test Paper(s)
  • Change of data related to Exam City
  • Gender
  • Category
  • PwD/Dyslexic status
  • Candidate’s Name
  • DOB
  • Parent’s/Guardian’s Name
  • University/College Name
  • Year of Graduation
  • Marks/CGPA.

IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction Fees

Changes for the following do not require Additional Fee:

  • Candidate’s Name
  • DOB
  • Parent’s/Guardian’s Name
  • University/College Name
  • Year of Graduation
  • Marks/CGPA.

Additional Fee for Addition or Change of Test Paper(s):

Group/ Category Existing Wishes to Change Wishes to Add
Case Additional Fee(₹) Case Additional Fee (₹)
Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD One Test Paper One Test Paper ₹ 750/- One Test Paper ₹ 300/-
Two Test Papers Any One Test Paper ₹ 300/- Not Applicable
Both Papers ₹ 1050/-
All Others One Test Paper One Test Paper ₹ 1500/- One Test Paper ₹ 600/-
Two Test Papers Any One Test Paper ₹ 600/- Not Applicable
Both Papers ₹ 2100/-

Additional Fee for Changing Category or Gender Information:

Existing Group/ Category Change Case Additional Fee
Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD (Group - 1) Within Group-1 One or Two Test Paper(s) NIL
To Group-2 One Test Paper ₹ 750/-
Both Papers ₹ 1050/-
All Others (Group - 2) To Group-1 One or Two Test Paper(s) NIL (No fee will be refunded)

Additional Fee for Change in Choice of Examination Cities:

Group/ Category Case Additional Fees
All Categories Change in choice of examination cities ₹ 300

Candidates can check the status of their application form by logging in to the official site. Any discrepancy in the application will not be entertained after the issue of Admit Card. When a form is successfully submitted, one can view their application form status and check for errors. Any mistake can be corrected by contacting the authority immediately. 

How to fill IIT JAM 2022 Application Form?

Candidates have to follow these steps to fill the IIT JAM application form:

Step 1: Register Online

  • Visit the official website of IIT JAM i.e. jam.iitkgp.ac.in
  • Click on ‘Application Login (JOAPS )’ link.
  • A registration window will appear on the screen.

Step 2: Make Registration

  • Enter all the required details in the form such as Candidates Name, Email ID, Mobile Number and other details.
  • Click on “Submit” button
  • After successful registration, students will receive an Enrollment ID sent to the registered email ID and Contact Number.

Step 3: Fill Details in the Application Form

  • Candidates are required to use their Enrollment ID and Password to login to the website.

iit jam application form 2019

  • After login, candidates are needed to click on “Edit Application Form” & fill the following details.

iit jam application form 2019

Step 4: JAM 2022 Exam Details

  • Enter JAM 2022 exam details like no. of paper, paper subject and exam city preferences.

iit jam application form 2019

Step 5: Applicant Personal Details

  • Parent/guardian’s name & mobile number, city preferences, number and choice of test paper(s), date of birth, gender, address for communication, category & PwD status and other required details.

iit jam application form 2019

  • In this step, candidates will have to verify their email id and mobile number by entering the OTPs given to them through their mail and contact sms.

iit jam application form 2019

Step 6: Communication Details

  • Enter the proper address with details of valid personal ID information (give ID proof number).

iit jam application form 2019

Step 7: Qualification Details

  • Qualifying degree, percentage of marks/CGPA, year of passing, college name and address, etc.

iit jam application form 2019

Step 8: Upload Scanned Images

  • Go through the upload images option.
  • Choose the scanned images of photograph, signature and SC/ST/PwD certificate (if applicable) one by one and upload them.

iit jam application form 2019

  • Candidates are suggested to prepare the scanned images of photograph, signature and SC/ST/PwD certificate as per the specification given below:

Photograph Specification:

Candidates must upload only good quality color photograph. JAM Score Card will be printed with the photograph you submit. The photograph must match with your appearance on the day of the examination.

  • Background Color: White or a very light color.
  • Format: JPEG/ JPG format
  • Dimension: 3.5 cm x 4.5 cm dimensions (Width × Height).
  • Size: 480×640 in pixels (0.3 Mega pixel).
  • File size: 5 KB to 200 KB.

Other Facts:

  • Image should be taken after 1st August 2020 in a professional studio. 
  • The face should occupy about 50% of the area.
  • The main features of the face must not be covered by hair, any cloth or any shadow.
  • Forehead, eyes, nose and chin should be clearly visible.
  • Mobile phone & other self-composed portraits are not accepted.

Signature Specification:

  • Background Color: A4 White paper
  • Format: JPEG/ JPG format
  • Dimension: 2 cm × 7 cm (Height × Width).
  • Size: 160×560 in pixels.
  • File size: 5 KB to 100 KB.

Other Facts:

  • Signature must be done with black or dark blue ink.
  • Signature with all CAPITAL LETTERS, Initials or in any other color (other than black and blue) shall NOT be accepted.
  • Get the digital image of the rectangular box (with your signature inside) scanned by using a professional scanner. Crop it to the border of the box.

Step 9: Fee Payment

  • After uploading the images, candidates can proceed to make the fee payment. The application fee can be paid through online and offline mode.

iit jam application form 2019

  • In online mode, the fee payment can be done through debit/credit card or net banking account. Candidates are required to enter the payment details and pay the application fee.
  • In offline mode, students are required to take printout of the e-challan form and submit the application fee to the nearest branch of SBI Bank.

iit jam application form 2019

Step 10: Print Application Form

  • After completing all steps of the application form, students can take the printout of the filled application form.
  • Students are suggested to keep safe the printed application form for further use.
  • There is no need to send the printed application form to the authority.

Also Check: IIT JAM Subject-wise Prepration Tips

Application Fee

The fee can be paid through Net-banking/debit card/credit card. The application fee details are given here:

Category/Group Fee
One Test Paper Two Test Papers
Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD INR 750/- INR 1050/-
All Others INR 1500/- INR 2100/-
Also Check: IIT JAM Paper Analysis 

Details Required For IIT JAM 2022 Application Form

IIT JAM 2022 Application Form requires important details of the applicant which should be filled accurately. The information provided will be used in the future admission proceedings. The documents that should be kept ready for applying for IIT JAM 2022 are:

  • Class 10 Mark sheet and certificate.
  • Class 12 Mark sheet and passing certificate. If only CGPA is mentioned in class 10 and class 12 mark sheets, enter the CGPA in aggregate marks field after converting in the percentile form.
  • Qualifying degree Mark-Sheets and certificate (Graduation).
  • Nationality Certificate.
  • Caste or Category certificate.
  • PWD Certificate.
  • After paying the JAM 2022 Application fee, scan the Institute's copy of E-Challan and upload the same before the last date of application form submission on the official website.
IIT JAM Details

Eligibility 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Eligibility

To apply for IIT JAM 2022, candidates will have to satisfy the basic requirements as per the program one chooses. The basic requirements are:

  • Educational Qualifications: Must have a degree in Bachelor’s in Science in any one of the following subjects – Geology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics, Physics, Chemistry. Final year candidates are also eligible to apply.
  • Update: For some courses Subject-wise and qualification-wise criteria are revised this year one can check from the Official Website
  • The minimum aggregate marks required for graduation is 55% for general category candidates.
  • 5% relaxation is given to reserved category candidates in the marks required in the qualifying exam.
  • For candidates acquiring letter grades/CGPA, the equivalent marks will be decided by the admitting institute.
  • There will be no age criteria/restrictions to apply.
  • Final year studying candidates are eligible to apply.


How to Retrieve Lost Enrolment ID/Password?

Candidates can retrieve their IIT JAM enrollment ID or password if they happen to lose/forget it by following the simple steps mentioned below:

  1. Go to the official website of IIT JAM.
  2. In the Home page, click on candidate portal.
  3. You will find a tab ‘Forgot Enrolment ID’ or ‘Password’.
  4. If you remember the Enrolment ID and have forgotten the password "Request for an OTP" to get One Time Password.
  5. If you already have an OTP, click on "Already have an OTP?" to reset the password.
  6. If you do not remember the Enrolment ID, click on "Forgot Enrolment ID" to get Enrolment ID via SMS.
Download Free IIT JAM Sample Papers 

IIT JAM 2022 Application FAQs

Ques: When will IIT JAM 2022 Application process be started?

Ans: IIT JAM 2022 Application Form has been released on August 25, 2021 by IIT Roorkee. Candidates who wish to appear for IIT JAM 2022 can fill the online application forms till Oct 14, 2021.    

Ques: Who will be conducting IIT JAM 2022 and when?

Ans: IIT Roorkee is the organizing body for IIT JAM 2022, the official portal has been activated by the authority so that candidates can fill the application forms on time. The exam is scheduled to be held on February 13, 2022.

Ques: What are the documents required to fill the IIT JAM 2022 Application form?

Ans: You need the following documents while filling the form: 

  • Class 10 Mark sheet
  • Class 12 Mark sheet
  • Qualifying degree Mark-Sheets
  • Nationality Certificate
  • Caste or Category certificate
  • PWD Certificate
  • Copy of E-Challan

Ques: What is the application fee for IIT JAM 2022?

Ans: The application fees is INR 1500/- for the general category if they are planning to opt for one paper and if they are planning to opt for two paper then the fees will be INR 2100/-.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College.


nanditha radhakishan

Now I'm in my final year of degree. Am I eligible to apply jam 2022?

nikita saha

Yes, final year candidates are also eligible to apply. However, you must have a degree in Bachelor’s in Science in any one of the following subjects – Geology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics, Physics, Chemistry. You can check : Registrations

How many centers are available in Maharashtra?
shivangi srivastava

There are multiple examination centres per IIT college that are scattered around in various cities and states all over India. These exam centres also include Maharashtra state and several comprised cities. You may find your respective exam centre as per your own convenience through the link mentioned: IIT JAM 2021 Exam Centres.

What is the application fee for PwD candidates?
shivangi srivastava

The application fee for male and female candidates is different. The female candidates of any category including SC/ ST/ PwD need to pay the application fee of INR 750 for one paper and INR 1050 for 2 papers respectively. For any more queries or information, you may visit their official website.

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shivangi srivastava

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saurav kumar
What are the documents required during registration?
aniket ranjan

During registration process you need to upload scanned images of Passport size photo, signature, and left-hand thumb impression. The Application Form requires important details of you which should be filled accurately therefore you can keep in hand you marksheets, photo I'd proof and other required documents. 

ashish singh
What should be the size of photograph and signature during registration?
aniket ranjan

You must upload only good quality color photograph of size 480×640 in pixels (0.3 Mega pixel) and File size of 5 KB to 200 KB. The Signature must be done with black or dark blue ink of size160×560 in pixels and file size should in between of 5 KB to 100 KB. Both the images should be in JPEG or JPG format.

shaik kabeer
How many exam centers are available in MP?
shreya sarkar
Do I need to submit graduation marksheet during registration?
shaik kabeer
How can I register for IIT JAM 2021?
diya suresh

Hi Shaik, To register for IIT JAM 2021, you need to apply via JAM Online Application processing system or JOAPS. The exam is scheduled to be conducted on February 14, 2020. For more details on IIT JAM 2021 click here.

nayana s
I paid online for jam exam but it showing null. What's the problem. Do I have to pay again.
manika gupta

Hi Nayana, It is Okay, No, You are not required to pay the fees again.

m anitha
Sir if I get a seat IIT jam after shall I pay fee for this course
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Anitha, of course, fee shall be paid by the candidate. However, candidates who have qualified IIT JAM may get concession in the fee as per the policies of the university/college they have applied for.
vishal katiyar
I filled bsc degree in qualifiy details.but in the option discipline of degree I don't filled anything but I have degree with bsc mathematics honors there be any problem.can my form reject? Plz help me.
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Vishal, if the form was incomplete, it would not have been submitted. Thus, no need to worry, there will not be any consequences of the same at first place.

bhaghyshree neve
what is last date of registration?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Pramod, Oct 9, 2019 was the last date to apply for this exam.
tirupathi rao sunkari
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Tirupathi, you may fill the application form for IIT JAM, and in the space provided for percentage, you will write your aggregate till seventh/fifth semester whichever applicable.
I have completed b.sc but my % is less than 50 can me eligible for jam
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Nitesh, even if you are from reserved category, then too you will not be eligible to appear in this exam as for reserved categories, minimum percentage to be scored is 50%. You can check other Eligibility Criteria in detail from here.

ipsita pujari
Can I upload aanother photo after once i uploaded everything?
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Ipsita, yes, students can change the pic uploaded once the form correction window gets functional. The form correction process is likely to start from Oct 8, 2019.
chinnababu neelayyadora
How to download application status
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Chinnababu, application status cannot be downloaded. However, on successful submission of the application form, you will be notified on the email address that you have registered.
vishal katiyar
Plz help me... Can i correction in my qualifying details if no then what to do. Plz help ???????????????????????? mere career ka sawal hai
shobhna chaturvedi
Form correction window will get enabled from Oct 8, 2019. You can try doing corrections using it. If this also does not works, then, you can contact the exam authorities for most suitable guidelines.
vishal katiyar
Thnks mam
vishal katiyar
can i change my qualifying degree details? plz help me
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Vishal, no, qualifying degree details cannot be edited using form correction facility.
deepti gupta
I want to know that main BSc maths honours sar value for IIT JAM form fill kar sakte hain ya nahin
shobhna chaturvedi
Hi Deepti, kindly check the Eligibility Criteria for the exam from here to know whether you are eligible or not.