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IIT JAM 2022 Result (Out), Scorecard, Cut off, Counselling

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Exams Prep Master | Updated On - Mar 19, 2022

IIT JAM Latest Notifications

  • 17 March, 2022 : IIT JAM 2022 Result Released, Download Scorecard from March 21.Know More
  • 17 March, 2022 : IIT JAM 2022 Final Answer Key Released.Know More

IIT JAM 2022 Result has been declared by IIT Roorkee on the official website. Candidates who had appeared in the exam can log in with their registered credentials to check the result. The result mentions the name of the candidate, All India Rank, test paper code, registration number, marks scored, and category-wise qualifying marksCheck IIT JAM 2022 Result

  • Eligible Candidates can submit application form for admission from April 11 to April 25, 2022. 
  • Based on the previous year’s cut offs, IIT JAM 2022 Cut off is expected to be 35-39 for biotechnology, 30+ for mathematics, 20+ for physics, and 15-20 for chemistry. Candidates who clear the minimum cut offs will be eligible for IIT JAM counselling
  • IIT JAM 2022 exam has been successfully conducted online for 7 papers on Feb 13, 2022, in 2 shifts- Biotechnology, Mathematical Statistics, and Physics from 9 am to 12 noon, and Mathematics, Chemistry, Economics, and Geology from 3 pm to 6 pmCheck IIT JAM 2022 Paper Analysis

What is IIT JAM Exam? IIT JAM is a national-level entrance test conducted for admission in MSc and other PG courses at IITs and integrated Ph.D. courses at IISc, Bangalore along with other government-funded institutes. IIT JAM is conducted every year in the month of February and based on IIT JAM scores candidates can get admission to various courses. 

IIT JAM 2022 Highlights

Exam Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test for M.Sc.
Conducting Body IIT Roorkee
Mode of Exam CBT (Computer-Based Test)
Official Website jam.iitr.ac.in
Exam Type National Level
Courses offered  M.Sc., M.Sc.+ PhD, M.Sc.+ PhD Dual Degree, M.Sc. + M.Tech and various other integrated post-graduate programs
Duration of Exam 3 hours
Eligibility Criteria

General/OBC – Minimum 55% in Bachelor’s Degree 

SC/ST/PwD – Minimum 50% in Bachelor’s Degree

Mode of Application Online
IIT JAM Exam Dates

IIT JAM 2022 Important Dates

JAM 2022 Activity Date (Day)
JAM Online Application Processing System Website Opens August 30, 2021 August 25, 2021
Last Date for Online Registration/Application Submission and Uploading of Documents on the Website October 11, 2021 October 14, 2021 (Thursday)
IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction Start Date October 20, 2021 (Wednesday)
IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction Last Date October 25, 2021 (Monday)
Availability of JAM Admit Cards on the Online Application Portal (for Download and Printing) January 16, 2022
Date of Examination February 13, 2022 (Sunday)
Release of Response Sheet February 16, 2022
Release of IIT JAM 2022 Answer Key (Out) February 21, 2022
Challenge IIT JAM Answer Key February 21 to February 25, 2022
Release of Final Answer Key  March 17, 2022 
Announcement of the Results March 17, 2022 (Out)
Submission of Application Form for Admission on the JAM 2022 Website April 11 – 25, 2022
Declaration of First Admission List June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)
Declaration of Second Admission List June 16, 2022 (Thursday)
Declaration of Third Admission List June 25, 2022 (Saturday)
Declaration of Fourth and Final Admission List July 05, 2022 (Tuesday)
Closure of Admissions through JAM 2022 July 11, 2022 (Monday)

IIT JAM 2022 Exam Analysis

IIT JAM 2022 has been conducted on Feb 13 for all 7 papers in 2 sessions- BT, PH, MS in session 1 (9 am to 12 pm) and CY, EN, GG, MA in session 2 (3 pm to 6 pm). The paper-wise analysis of IIT JAM 2022 is given below:

IIT JAM Section Difficulty Level Maximum Weightage Topics
Physics (PH)  Moderate-High Electro Dynamics, Quantum Mechanics, Nuclear Physics, and Optics
Biotechnology (BT) Moderate Microbial cultivation, Microscopy, Chromosomal basis of inheritance, Biogenetics
Mathematical Statistics (MS) Moderate-High Monotony, Testing of Aptitude, Sequence and Mass Functions
Chemistry (CY) Moderate Co-ordination Chemistry, MOT, Solid State, Organometallic Chemistry
Economics (EN) Easy-Moderate Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Statistical analysis, Numerical
Mathematics (MA) Moderate-High Linear Algebra, Partial Differential Equation, Variables, Calculus
Geology (GG) Moderate Paleontology, Planet Earth, Structural Geology

Check detailed IIT JAM 2022 Exam Analysis

IIT JAM Response Sheet

IIT JAM 2022 Response Sheet

IIT JAM 2022 Response Sheets have been released on the login portals of the candidates. Candidates who have appeared for the exam can download their IIT JAM response by login into their accounts. 

  • Go to the official website of IIT JAM i.e jam.iisc.ac.in
  • Login to your account. 
  • The code of the test paper, question paper, and the response for the paper for which you have appeared will appear on your screen. 
  • Check carefully and download the same in PDF format. 
IIT JAM Answer Key

IIT JAM 2022 Answer Key & Question Paper

  • IIT Roorkee has released IIT JAM 2022 Answer Keys on the official website on Feb 21, 2022. 
  • Candidates have been given the opportunity to raise objections against the answer key from Feb 21 to 25, 2022.
IIT JAM 2022 Papers IIT JAM 2022 Answer Key & Question Papers
Biotechnology (BT) Check Here
Chemistry (CY)
Economics (EN)
Geology (GG)
Mathematics (MA)
Mathematical Statistics (MS)
Physics (PH)
IIT JAM Result

IIT JAM 2022 Result

IIT JAM Result 2022 will be released on March 17, 2022. 

  • No scorecard will be sent to candidates through offline mode.
  • All India Rank (AIR) will be assigned as per the marks obtained in the examination.
  • Based on the candidate’s performance in IIT JAM 2022, for each test paper, a separate merit list will be prepared for GEN/ OBC/ SC/ ST/ PWD candidates.
  • Merit list will be based on the number of seats available in each subject and AIR of every candidate.
  • The scorecard will contain AIR and marks obtained in the particular subject.

Check IIT JAM 2022 Result

IIT JAM Toppers

IIT JAM 2022 Toppers

IIT JAM 2022 Toppers list will be provided after the declaration of IIT JAM 2022 Result. Given below is the list of IIT JAM toppers for 2021.

IIT JAM Subject Topper Name Scores Out of 100
Biotechnology (BT) Sudarshan Bandyopadhyay 77
Chemistry (CY) Prince Sethi 83.33
Economics (EN) Chandrika Chatterjee 61.33
Geology (GG) Shubham Banik 90
Mathematics (MA) Gaurav Aggarwal 86
Mathematical Statistics (MS) Abhradipta Ghosh 83
Physics (PY) Prince Vibek Baruah 86.33
IIT JAM Cut off

IIT JAM Cut off 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Cut off will be released separately for all the courses and categories depending on the choices filled by the candidates.

  • Based on previous year cut offs, IIT JAM Cut off 2022 for the general category is expected to be between 35-40 for BT,  25-30 for MA & MS, 20-25 for PH & CY respectively.
  • Till the release of the official cut off by the conducting body, candidates can check the previous year IIT JAM cut off 2021 mentioned in the table below: 
Subject GEN OBC (NCL) SC/ST/PwD
Biotechnology 34.13 30.72 17.07
Mathematics 24.69 22.22 12.35
Mathematical Statistics 22.08 19.87 11.04
Physics 19.91 17.92 9.96
Chemistry 19.52 17.57 9.76

IIT JAM 2022: List of Courses and Colleges Accepting Score

Paper Code Respective Course List of IITs Accepting Score
Biotechnology(BT) MSC Biotechnology IIT Indore, IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee
MSc-PhD Dual Degree in Environmental Engg IIT Bombay
Chemistry (CY) MSc Chemistry IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Madras, Patna, Roorkee, Ropar, Dhanbad, Madras, Bhilai, Plakad, Varanasi
MSc-PhD in Chemistry IIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Kharagpur
MSc-PhD in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences IIT Bhubaneshwar
Geology (GG) MSc Applied Geology IIT Bombay, IIT Roorkee
MSc-PhD Geophysics IIT Kharagpur
MSc-PhD Geology IIT Kharagpur, IIT Bhubaneshwar
MSc Tech in Applied Geology IIT (ISM) Dhanbad
Mathematics (MA) MSc Mathematics IIT Bombay, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Madras, Patna, Roorkee, Ropar
MSc Economics IIT Roorkee
MSc Applied Mathematics and Computing IIT Hyderabad, IIT-ISM Dhanbad, IIT Guwahati, IIT Bhilai
MSc-PhD in Mathematics IIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Kharagpur
MSc-PhD in Operation Research IIT Bombay
Mathematics Statistics (MS) MSc Applied Statistics and Informatics IIT Bombay
MSc Statistics IIT Kanpur
Physics (PH) MSc Physics IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Madras, Patna, Roorkee, Ropar, Dhanbad, Madras, Bhilai, Plakad, Varanasi
MSc-PhD Physics IIT Bhubaneshwar, IIT Kharagpur
MSc Astronomy IIT Indore

Check Top IIT JAM Score Accepting Colleges

IIT JAM Admission Process

IIT JAM 2022 Counselling

Below mentioned steps are to be followed in order to gain admission in IITs and make it through the stringent selection process.

  • Fill Admission Form for IIT JAM Counselling – In case candidates qualify in more than one test paper, they have to fill only one admission form as stated by the conducting authorities. After filling out the duly filled admission form for counselling, a processing charge of INR 600 needs to be submitted.  
  • Admission List Announcement – An admission list will be declared by the conducting body IIT Kanpur when the admission form submission process gets over. The admission offer letter will be sent to candidates by respective colleges.
  • Acceptance form needs to be submitted with an advance seat booking fee:
Category Seat Booking Fee
General OBC-NCL INR 10,000
SC/ST/PwD INR 5,000

Read More IIT JAM Counselling

People Also Ask

Ques. Will IIT JAM Cut off 2022 be released in the form of opening and closing ranks?

Ans. IIT JAM Cut off marks will be announced with the declaration of results. Candidates who meet these minimum cut off marks can fill the admission forms. However, IIT JAM opening and closing ranks will be released later. Based on these ranks the admissions will be granted. IIT JAM 2022 first round opening and closing ranks will be released on June 1, 2022, while the 2nd and 3rd lists will be released on June 16 and June 25 respectively.

Ques. When will IIT JAM 2022 Result be announced? Will the scorecard be sent via email?

Ans. IIT JAM 2022 Result will be announced on March 22, 2022, on the official website- jam.iitr.ac.in. IIT JAM scorecard will be released a few days after the declaration of result only on the officil website. It will not be sent via email to any candidate.

Ques. What is the fee to challenge IIT JAM Provisional Answer Key?

Ans. For every answer that you want to challenge, a fee of INR 500 has to be paid. This fee is refunded only if the objection raised against IIT JAM Answer Key is accepted by the authorities to be correct.

Ques. What is the expected cut off for IIT JAM 2022 Biotechnology (BT)?

Ans. Based on previous year trends, IIT JAM 2022 Cut off for Biotechnology (BT) is expected to be between 35 to 40 for the general category, 30-35 for OBC, and 18-20 for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates.

Ques. Why is Biological Science Paper scrapped for IIT JAM? Is the change permanent or temporary?

Ans. As per experts, with the introduction of the MSc Biotechnology course at several lITs, seats were divided between Biotechnology and Biology. Only IISc and IIT Indore used to accept BL scores. Moreover BL and BT both papers were conducted on the same day serving no purpose to the candidates. Biotechnology courses encompass more subject domains compared to Biology. 

IIT JAM 2022 Admit Card

In order to download their IIT JAM 2022 Admit Card, candidates need to enter all the mandatory details such as:  

  • issued Enrollment ID/Email ID 
  • password
  • security code and other credentials

In case any candidate has forgotten their enrollment ID or password, they can recover it through the “Forget Enrollment ID or Password” option.

Note: Check the details given on the admit card properly. In case there is any discrepancy on the admit card, contact the concerned authorities immediately.

IIT JAM 2022 Exam Centers

IIT JAM exam centers are spread across the nation and divided as per these eight IIT zones where the exams are held each year – 

Institute Cities
IISc Bangalore Bengaluru, Hubli, Hyderabad, Kannur, Kozhikode, Mangalore, Palakkad, Trissur
IIT Bombay Ahmedabad, Goa, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Vadodara
IIT Delhi Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram, Hisar, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, New Delhi
IIT Guwahati Asansol-Durgapur, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kalyani, Patna, Siliguri
IIT Kanpur Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bhopal, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi
IIT Kharagpur Bhubaneswar, Kharagpur, Kolkata, Raipur, Ranchi, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam
IIT Madras Chennai, Coimbatore, Ernakulam, Kollam, Kottayam, Madurai, Thiruvananthapuram, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Warangal
IIT Roorkee Dehradun, Jalandhar, Kurukshetra, NOIDA, Mohali, Moradabad, Roorkee

IIT JAM 2022 Exam Day Guidelines

  • Carrying IIT JAM 2022 Admit Card along with a valid ID proof to the exam center is mandatory. 
  • Candidates reaching late at the exam center will not be allowed to enter the exam center. 
  • No need to carry any notepads or rough sheets to the exam center. Candidates will be given a scribble pad for rough work.
  • Communication devices like Mobile Phones, Bluetooth, microphones, etc are not allowed. 
  • Items like Wallet, Goggles, Handbags, Belt, Cap, etc are also not allowed. 
  • Food items opened or packed, water bottles, etc are not allowed inside the exam center. 

Read IIT JAM 2022 Exam Day Guidelines 


IIT JAM 2022 Exam Pattern

Although the exam pattern vary as per the course opted by the candidate, here is a basic outline of the exam and type of questions asked in IIT JAM: 

  • Exam Mode: Computer-Based Test
  • Medium: English
  • Sections: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), Multiple Select Questions (MSQs), and Numerical Answer Type Questions (NAT)
  • No. of Papers:  6 or one for each stream 
  • Duration: Three hours
  • No. of Questions: A total of 60 questions will be asked in the examination
  • Maximum Marks: 100 
  • Negative Marking: In Section A only.
Sections No. of Questions Marks
Section A 30 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) 50
Section B 10 Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) 20
Section C 20 Numerical Answer Type (NAT) 30
Total 60 100

JAM 2022 will be conducted for seven subjects, which are Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS), Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Economics (EN), and Physics (PH). Earlier only Biotechnology and Computer Application papers consisted of Objective Type Questions but the IIT JAM exam pattern has changed throughout the years and the exam is now known to be an amalgam of MCQs, MSQs and NAT Questions.  


IIT JAM 2022 Syllabus

No new additions have been made to IIT JAM paper pattern and syllabus in the past years. IIT JAM is set on a 10+2+3 level and comprises the following subject’s topics & chapters: 

Subject Topics
Biotechnology (BT) Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Physics
Chemistry (CY) Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry
Geology (GG) Planet Earth, Geomorphology, Structural Geology, Palaeontology, Stratigraphy, Mineralogy, Petrology, Economic Geology, Applied Geology
Mathematics (MA)  Sequences and Series of Real Numbers, Functions of Two Real Variables, Differential Equations, Vector Calculus, Group Theory, Linear Algebra, Real Analysis
Mathematical Statistics (MS) Sequences and Series, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Matrices, Differential Equations, Statistics, Probability, Random Variables, Standard Distributions, Joint Distributions, Sampling distributions, Estimation, Testing of Hypotheses
Physics (PH) Mathematical Methods, Mechanics and General Properties of Matter, Oscillations, Waves and Optics, Electricity and Magnetism, kinetic theory, Thermodynamics, Modern Physics, Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics, Simple Oscillators

Check the detailed subject-wise syllabus here, in order to get familiar with IIT JAM exam pattern. 


IIT JAM 2022 Mock Tests

IIT Roorkee has released IIT JAM 2022 mock test window for all 7 subjects. Candidates can very easily access the mock tests as no login credentials are required to take the test. With the help of IIT JAM 2022 Mock Test applicants can get familiar with the online exam pattern and prepare for the actual exam. 

  • With the help of IIT JAM Mock Tests candidates can also calculate their scores and get an idea about the level of their performance 
  • After analyzing the performance, they can work on the areas which require improvement in terms of preparation and revision. 
  • Use all the tricks or shortcut methods that you have learned during the of preparation. 

IIT JAM Question Paper with Answer Key PDFs: Subject Wise

Year Wise IIT JAM Question Paper Links:

IIT JAM Eligibility

IIT JAM 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Those wishing to appear in IIT JAM will have to fulfill the eligibility criteria given below:

  • Nationality: Citizens from Indian states and foreign nationals are eligible.
  • Age Limit: There is no age restriction. 
  • Educational Qualifications: Must have a degree in Bachelor’s in Science in any one of the following subjects – Geology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics, PhysicsChemistry. Final year candidates are also eligible to apply.
  • Minimum Marks: At least 55% or 5.5 CGPA out of 10 for General/OBC (NCL) category candidates and 50% or 5.0 CGPA for SC/ST and PwD category candidates.
  • Proof of having passed the Qualifying Degree with the Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQs) as specified by the Admitting Institute should be submitted by September 30, 2022.

IIT JAM 2022 Application Form 

IIT JAM 2022 Registration window has been closed on October 14, 2021. However, candidates can pay the online application fees till October 17, 2021. Important details to fill the online application form are mentioned below. 

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of IIT JAM
  • Step 2: Enter all the required details in the form such as candidate Name, Email ID, Mobile Number, and other details.
  • Step 3: Correct the details which are wrong or you wish to change. 
  • Step 4: Fee Payment – Pay the fees online and submit your form. ​ 
    • 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)

IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction

IIT JAM 2022 Form Correction window is available till Oct 25, 2021. The important details regarding the particulars that can be edited during the IIT JAM form correction window are mentioned below: 

  • Add/change Test Papers
  • 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.

Changes for the following do not require Additional Fee:

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

Additional Fee for Addition or Change of Test Papers:

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
IIT JAM FAQs

IIT JAM 2022 FAQs

Ques: What is the start date of IIT JAM 2022 Application process?

Ans: IIT JAM 2021 Application Form was released online on August 25, 2021 and the last date to fill the form was October 14, 2021.  

Ques: When will IIT JAM 2022 Admit Cards be released by IIT Roorkee?

Ans: Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website from January 16, 2022.

Ques: For how many subjects is IIT JAM conducted?

Ans: JAM 2022 will be conducted for seven subjects, which are Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS), Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Economics (EN), and Physics (PH).

Ques: What is the eligibility criteria to appear in IIT JAM?

Ans: Candidates having a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 55% marks belonging to the General Category can apply for the exam. Aspirants from reserved SC/ST/PwD categories have a relaxation of 5% marks. Candidates appearing in their final year examination are also eligible to apply. 

Ques: Can I apply to more than one test paper in IIT JAM?

Ans: Yes at the time of the Application form filling candidates can select up to 2 test papers to appear for. It should be kept in mind that there is no clash in time slots of both the papers.  However, at the time of filling admission/counselling form candidates have to select one subject to fill their choice.

Ques: Do i need Maths as a subject in class 12th to appear for IIT JAM? 

Ans: In most of the test papers out of 6, Mathematics is required as a compulsory subject to be eligible. Though candidates should make sure they fulfill the respective eligibility criteria of papers before applying.

Ques: Is there any benefit of appearing in IIT JAM?

Ans: IIT JAM is one of a kind science entrance test in India for admission to MSc courses in IITs and integrated MSc-PhD course in IISc Bangalore. Future prospects are also high in the field of specialization and research. Plus, there is cut-throat competition for PG courses in such prestigious institutes of national importance. 

Ques: Can I get admission in IISER Bhopal through IIT JAM?

Ans: Yes, candidates whose name appears in the merit list of IIT JAM are eligible to get admission in IISER Bhopal. Though a common counselling process is conducted by IISER Bhopal and IISER Pune to final admissions.

Ques: Is class 12th Syllabus also incorporated in IIT JAM Syllabus?

Ans: Generally syllabus of IIT JAM is that of graduation level of the subject concerned. As mentioned in the official brochure Biotechnology syllabus covers up 10+2+3 level Physics, Chemistry and Biology. It is advised to brush up basics of intermediate as well for all 6 subjects to score well in IIT JAM.

Ques: In how many test centers is IIT JAM conducted?

Ans: On a rotational basis anyone IIT is responsible to conduct IIT JAM. It is conducted in over 65 cities across India. Candidates can select 2 exam center as their preference while filling the application form.

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

Comments


72 Comments
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nayab akhtar niyazi
Dear sir can I do M Sc chemistry through distance education I ve passed B Sc chemistry in second division please guide me regarding this
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mudit mann

Yes, after completing B.sc in chemistry , you can pursue M.sc in chemistry from distance mode.

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bharta ram
Msc methamathics me admition lena h sir muje.... please help
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chitransha

To get admission to the MSc Mathematics program you need to appear for the IIT JAM entrance examination. This exam is a national-level entrance exam that is organized for admission in MSc program at the top institutes like IITs. The exam is also organized for other PG and Ph.D. programs. However, the exam is organized every year in February month. 

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What is the portion for IIT JAM. Is my Bsc Physics syllabus is enough or I want to learn extra?
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yanika singh

The syllabus for the year 2022 exam will be released on the official website soon. The exam has questions from 7 subjects – Mathematics, Biotechnology, Chemistry, geology, Physics, Economics and Mathematical Statistics. A little bit of extra preparation and covering as much as possible is always a good thing. For the list of syllabus for each subject, kindly visit the link here: IIT JAM Syllabus 2022

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vikram saini
Form kb bare jayengye IIT exam k
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yanika singh

The window to fill the forms was closed on 14th October, 2021. The correction window was opened from 20th October, 2021 to 25th October, 2021 and only selective changes can be done in the form. The candidate who has finished their Bachelor’s degree is eligible to appear for the exam.

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parmeshwar singh

Bsc final year chal rhi hai aapki iit jam mai msc maths mai karni hai 

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nikita saha

IIT JAM Application Form 2022 has been released on August 25, 2021 and the last date to fill the online application forms will be Oct 11, 2021. 5% relaxation is given to reserved category candidates in the marks required in the qualifying exam. Check : Registrations

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parmar poonam sureshji

Scientific calculator is allowed in exam?

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nikita saha

During the IIT JAM Exam, only a virtual calculator is permitted. You will not be able to bring your physical calculators with you. This virtual calculator can be used at any time during the exam. Know other related details here : IIT JAM Exam Pattern 2022

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anushka sinha
What is percentage of selection
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gauri t

Candidates that attend the IIT JM Eligibility Entrance Test must get a minimum of 20% aggregate marks to qualify for the examination and be considered for the selection criteria. Each year, once the IIT JAM results are out, a cutoff mark list will be published according to which candidates are provided admission to their preferred course. 

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nirlipta rout
How could help me in preparing my MA
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gauri t

You must know the IIT JAM MA syllabus thoroughly so as to prepare accordingly for the test. Setting up a timetable will help you cover all the portions systematically. You should also set some time aside for revision of the portions you have already covered. Practising and solving sample papers and previous question papers will also help you attend the examination with ease. 

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nida yasmeen
Minimum marks to get a seat in IIT AND NIT
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gauri t

Admission to students in NITs and IITs are based on their performance in different relevant entrance examinations like JEE Main and JEE Advanced. These institutions also have other entrance examinations that are conducted to provide admission to other courses like the IIT JAM examination conducted by IIT. Students are required to have a minimum of 85% in these examinations to expect a seat in IITs and NITs. 

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aditya baranwal
IIT JAM ke liye bsc final year me kaun kaun sa subject compulsory hai
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gauri t

Students are required to have a Bachelor’s degree in any one of the following compulsory courses to be eligible to apply for the IIT JAM Entrance Examination; Biotechnology, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics and Physics. Students must also have a minimum of 55% aggregate marks or 5.5 CGPA in any one of these undergraduate courses to be eligible to apply for the examination. 

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shailendra
What is the syllabus of IIT jam
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swetangi

The syllabus of IIT JAM will consist of the following papers: Biotechnology, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics, and Physics. There shall be a total of 60 questions in the form of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs), Multiple Select Questions (MSQs), and Numerical Answer Type Questions (NAT). To know the detailed syllabus, see IIT JAM Syllabus. 

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radhika
Syllabus of jam chemistry
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swetangi

From the Physical Chemistry section, the topics will include Basic Mathematical Concepts, Spectroscopy, Atomic and Molecular Structure, Adsorption, Theory of Gases, Chemical Kinetics, Solid-state, Electrochemistry, Chemical Thermodynamics, Chemical and Phase Equilibria. From the Organic Chemistry Section, the topics will include Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry, Aromatic and Heterocyclic Chemistry, Organic Reaction Mechanism and Synthetic Applications, Natural Products Chemistry, Qualitative Organic Analysis and also topics from Inorganic Chemistry Syllabus like Periodic Table, Analytical Chemistry, Chemical Bonding and Shapes of Compounds, Instrumental Methods of Analysis, Main Group Elements (s and p blocks)    Bioinorganic Chemistry, Transition Metals (d block) and Coordination complex. 

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sarita verma
I'm studying in bsc 3rd can we apply for jam
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swetangi

Yes, as a final year B.Sc student, you are eligible to apply for IIT JAM 2022. The basic eligibility is that the candidate must have a degree in Bachelor’s in Science in any one of the following subjects – Geology, Biotechnology, Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics, Physics, Chemistry with at least 55% or 5.5 CGPA out of 10 for General/OBC. 

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sachin kumar
Is this exam has taken as online or offline
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swetangi

IIT JAM is going to be a computer-based test that will be conducted online on Feb 13, 2022. It won't be in pen and paper format. The registration of the exam will also be conducted online.  The last date to complete the online registration is Oct 11, 2021.

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raghunath rajpurohit
We have to give all subject paper of iit jam exam
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aniket ranjan

No, You can't appear for all seven subject at once. At the time of the Application form filling you can select up to 2 test papers at max to appear for. It should be kept in mind that there is no clash in time slots of both the papers.  

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rinki mahapatra
Which categories can receive IIT JAM reservation benefits?
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shivangi srivastava

Certain categories can be granted reservation benefits through the entrance examination of IIT JAM. These categories are as follows: SC/ ST/ PwD candidates and OBC-NCL (Non- Creamy Layer) candidates. The reservation may very per participating IIT and you can check the guidelines in detail from: IIT JAM Reservation.

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uma goenka
What is the minimum eligibility to apply for Economics programme?
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shivangi srivastava

IIT JAM only offers one course under Economics that is M.Sc. in Economics through IITD and IITR respectively. The eligibility required varies per IIT however, the minimum eligibility is to possess a bachelor’s degree or equivalent qualification after 10+2. For detailed criteria, you must refer to the following link: IIT JAM Economics Eligibility. 

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sourajit mukherjee
What are the different time slots allotted for IIT JAM examination?
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shivangi srivastava

IIT JAM is mainly conducted in two different shifts or time slots, wherein 1st shift is from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM and 2nd shift is from 3 PM to 6 PM. The 1st shift papers include Biotechnology, Physics and Mathematical Statistics. Whereas, 2nd shift papers include Chemistry, Economics, Geology and Mathematics.

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dharshini rajendran
Which details can be changed during IIT JAM form correction?
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shivangi srivastava

Candidates appearing for IIT JAM examination are allowed to change the following details during form correction: Candidate’s Name (only minor spelling), Date of Birth (minor change in date/ month/ year), Parent/ Guardian’s Name, Category (with document proof) and Exam Centre. However, these details also require a document proof for the corrections. 

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riya gupta
What if I lose my login password? How can I proceed in this case?
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shivangi srivastava

In case the candidates lose their enrolment ID or password, they can recover the same through official website of IIT JAM. There will be an option of ‘Forgot Enrolment ID’ or ‘Password’ on the candidate’s portal. You can click on the option and precede with the steps by requesting an OTP. The steps are given here: IIT JAM Retrieve ID or Password.