IIT JAM 2020 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

IIT JAM 2020 ( Joint Admission Test for M.Sc.) is an online examination for admission in M.Sc. (Two Years), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-Bachelor’s Degree Programmes at various IITs. The examination organized by one of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) every year on a rotational basis, on behalf of the Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), GOI. Every year, the IIT JAM Application form will be released in the month of September.

IIT JAM 2020 Official Website

Officially Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (JAM) 2020 will be conducted by IIT Kanpur.

JAM 2014 conducted by IIT Kanpur last time.

IIT JAM 2020 Official Website:  IIT Kanpur: Click Here

IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) committee made the announcement of the official website of IIT Kanpur. Official JAM 2020 Notification will be released soon.

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IIT JAM 2020 Notification

JAM Notification will be released in the month of July 2019 by IIT Office. Notification will include all necessary information.

Must Check: JAM 2020 Notification

IIT JAM 2020 Important Dates

Online Application Form Starts 5th September 2019
Last date of Application Form Submission8th October 2019
Application Form Correction20th October 2019
Last Date of Change in Examination City25th October 2019
Admit Card Availability6th January 2020
JAM 2020 Exam Date9th February 2020
Answer Key Availability25th February 2020
JAM 2020 Result Deceleration20th March 2020
Score Card Download25th March 2020

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IIT JAM 2020 Registration

Candidates can apply through JOAPS (JAM Online Application Processing System) for JAM Registration. Here GATExplore providing basic information about the registration

  1. Candidates have to apply for JAM 2020 examination using online mode only.
  2. JAM 2020 registration will be started from the 1st week of September 2019.
  3. JAM 2020 registration will be end till the 1st week of October 2019.
  4. Candidates have to register as a New User for JAM 2020 examination registration.
  5. After successful registration candidates are able to access JOAPS using their JOAPS Enrollment ID and JOAPS Password.
  6. While filling JAM 2020 application form candidates need to upload scanned photographs, signature, thumb impression, degree certificate or category certificate.

Must Check: JAM 2020 Application Form

IIT JAM Application/Registration Fee

CategoryApplication Fee
General/OBC(NCL)Rs. 1500/-
SC/ST/ PWD CandidatesRs. 750/-
Women CandidatesRs. 750/-

*Note: Candidates pay the application fee via Net Banking, Debit/Credit Card or e-challan.

IIT JAM 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria to apply for JAM Exam as follows.

(1) All candidates admitted through should have a Bachelor’s degree.

(2) In the qualifying degree, the aggregate marks or CGPA/CPI without rounding-off (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) should be at least 55% or 5.5 out of 10 for General/OBC (NCL) category candidates and 50% or 5.0 out of 10 for SC/ST and PwD category candidates.

Must Read: JAM 2020 Eligibility Criteria

IIT JAM Papers and Paper Codes

JAM 2019 examination conducted in 7 subjects (referred to as Papers) by Online Computer Based Test (CBT). Candidates can choose any of the following subjects:

JAM PaperPaper Code
Biological Sciences(BL)
Chemistry (CY)
Mathematics (MA)
Mathematical Statistics(MS)

IIT JAM 2020 Syllabus

JAM 2020 exam conducted for 7 subjects. Candidates can choose any JAM 2020 Paper as per their graduation subjects. The syllabus of each stream is different. JAM aspirants can download JAM 2020 syllabus in PDF for BT, BL, CY, GG, MA, MS, PH from the link given below.

Must Read: JAM 2020 Syllabus in PDF

IIT JAM 2020 Paper Pattern

SectionsNo. of QuestionsTypes of QuestionsMarks Weightage
A30Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)1 or 2 Mark(s) each
B10Multiple Select Question (MSQ)2 Marks each
C20Numerical Answer Type (NAT)1 or 2 Mark(s) each
Total Questions: 60Total Marks: 100Duration: 3 Hours
MCQ: 50 MarksMSQ: 20 MarksNAT: 30 Marks

IIT JAM 2020 Response Sheet

After completion of the JAM 2020 Examination, JAM Office will release the Response Sheet for each candidate in the last week of February. You can check your JAM 2020 Response by clicking below links.

Must Read: IIT JAM 2020 Response Sheet

IIT JAM Previous Year Question Papers & Answer Key

One of the important parts of every competitive examination is last year’s papers and their solution. For you, we come up with the previous year JAM Question Papers & Answer Key in PDF format. Please check the below links to download these question papers and answer key.

Must Read: IIT JAM Previous Year Question Papers & Answer Keys

IIT JAM 2020 Result

JAM 2020 Result will be declared in the 3rd Week of March 2020. To download your result please check the below link.

Must Read: JAM 2020 Result