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IIT JAM Admission Procedure 2021: Dates (Out), Fees, Participating Colleges

Diksha Sharma
Diksha SharmaPublished On: January 18, 2021 | IIT JAM

The IIT JAM 2021 exam is going to be conducted on February 14, 2021. This article will cover all the important details related to IIT JAM 2021 admission procedure including the dates, documents, qualification, fee and the participating colleges.

IIT JAM 2021 Admission Process

IIT JAM is a Joint Admission Test for M.Sc (JAM) which is conducted on the behalf of the HRD Ministry by IITs for admission into M.Sc programs. The IIT JAM 2021 exam is going to be conducted on February 14, 2021. This article will cover all the important details related to IIT JAM 2021 admission procedure including the dates, documents, qualification, fee and the participating colleges.

IIT JAM 2021 Admission Dates

The below table consists of all the important dates for IIT JAM 2021 admission. Students are advised to go through the dates.

Event

Dates

Result declaration for IIT JAM 2021

March 20, 2021

Submission for application form for admission

April 15 to 28, 2021

Last date for document rectification

April 28, 2021

1st admission list releasing date

June 16, 2021

2nd admission list releasing date

July 01, 2021

3rd admission list releasing date

July 16, 2021

Closure of IIT JAM 2021 admission

July 20, 2021

IIT JAM Admission Process 2021

The students who qualify for the IIT JAM 2021 exam will be eligible for filling the admission form for M.Sc admission through IIT JAM. The students will have to visit the official website of JOAPS to fill the admission application form. The students can check the detailed admission procedure for IIT JAM 2021 as given below:

  1. After the result for IIT JAM 2021 is declared, the students with their names in the merit list will visit the official JOAPS website to fill the application form. 

Important Note: the OBC/SC/ST and other reserved candidates must upload the reservation documents/certificates issued before 31st March 2021 after the result for IIT JAM 2021 is declared.

  1. After visiting the JOAPS website, the students will have to fill the admission form using the required details such as category, educational qualification, marks/grades, PWD status, etc. The students will also have to select the preferred program to avail the admission in. After filling the admission form, the students will have to pay the admission fee of INR 600.

Important Note: The students must carefully cross-check all the information provided in th admission form. Any incompleted information or unavailability of program choice will lead to the rejection of admission form of the respective student.

  1. As per the educational qualification and the rank obtained by the student in the exam, the admission authority will prepare and release the first admission list.

  2. After the first admission list is released, the concerned candidates will be sent the intimation by the admission authority. For confirming the seats in the allotted institute, the candidate will have to pay some advanced college fee as the booking fee through the official JOAPS website.

The advanced booking fee for each of the candidates are given as below:

Candidates (Category)

Admission Fee

General/OBC-NCL/EWS

INR 10,000

SC/ST/PWD

INR 5,000

  1. In case the seats remain vacant after the first admission list, the admission authority will release a second admission list. The students who have their names in the second admission list, but not in the first will have to submit an application form. Again, the students will pay the advanced seat booking fee for confirming their admission seats.

  2. Even after the seats remain vacant after the second admission list, the admission authority will release a 3rd and final admission list for the eligible candidates. The students will have to follow similar steps for paying the advanced booking fee for admission.

  3. After the release of the final admission list, the admission procedure for IIT JAM 2021 will be closed.

Documents Required for Admission through IIT JAM 2021

For getting admission into M.Sc programs through IIT JAM 2021, the qualified students will have to submit certain documents. The documents submitted by the students will be verified once before the final admission. The following documents must be brought by the students for IIT JAM admission 2021:

  • Copy of the admission form filled by the candidate.

  • Photocopy and original 10th and 12th mark sheet with proper grades visible on the mark sheet.

  • Photocopy and original Qualification degree certificate and mark sheet

  • Copy and original of fee receipt

  • Scanned copy of category certificate (for SC/ST and other category students)

  • Scanned copy of PWD certificate (for PWD category students)

  • Recent Passport size photograph

  • Scanned signature

Eligibility Criteria for Admission through IIT JAM 2021

Admission through IIT JAM 2021 is only given to the students who fulfil the qualification as required. The admission authority will release the admission list for IIT JAM on the basis of a candidate’s qualification. The students are advised to go through the following qualification requirement before going for IIT JAM admission 2021:

  • The students must hold a bachelor’s degree in any stream of Bachelors of Science.

  • The students must have Physics, Mathematics, or Biology as one of the major subjects in the B.Sc degree.

  • The students applying for M.Sc in Mathematics must have Mathematics as the major subject in bachelor's degree.

  • The students must have cleared an intermediate degree in science with major subjects as Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

  • For pursuing an M.Sc degree in Geophysics, the student must have Physics as the major subject at graduation level, with Mathematics as the subsidiary subjects, along with any of other optional subjects as Chemistry, Statistics, Geology, Electronics and Computer Science.

IIT JAM Admission 2021: Participating Institutes

The participating institutes for IIT JAM Admission 2021 are divided into two parts: the result sharing institutes and the admitting institutes. The admitting institutes for IIT JAM are the IITs and IISc. There are a total of 21 participating institutes for IIT JAM 2021. On the other hand, result-sharing institutes are those colleges that accept the admission to M.Sc admission through IIT JAM exam but are not IITs. Below given is the completed list of admitting institutes and result sharing institutes for IIT JAM admission 2021.

IIT JAM Admission 2021: Admitting Institutes

The number of seats for each program is given in the following format:

General Seats + EWS seats + OBC seats + SC seats + ST seats

Admitting Institute

Program Offered

Program code and Number of Seats

IIT Bhilai

Chemistry

2801

5+1+3+2+1

Physics

2803

5+1+3+2+1

Mathematics & Computing

2802

4+1+4+2+1

IIT Bhubaneswar

Mathematics

1902

10+#+5+3+2

Physics

1903

10+#+5+3+2

Chemistry

1901

10+#+5+3+2

Geology

1904

10+#+5+3+2

Atmosphere & Ocean Science

1905

10+#+7+2+1

IIT Bombay

Applied Geophysics

1202

8+#+5+2+1

Applied Geology

1201

15+#+8+5+2

Applied Statistics & Information

1203

19+#+10+5+3

Chemistry

1205

23+#+12+7+3

Mathematics

1206

15+#+8+5+2

Physics

1207

24+#+12+7+5

Biotechnology

1204

14+#+8+4+2

Operation Research

1214

6+#+3+2+1

Environmental Science & Engineering

1213

5+#+3+1+1

IIT Delhi

Chemistry

1301

27+#+15+8+4

Mathematics

1302

27+#+15+8+4

Physics

1303

27+#+15+8+4

IIT (ISM) Dhanbad

Chemistry

2601

27+#+15+8+4

Mathematics & Computing

2602

22+#+12+7+3

Physics

2603

22+#+12+7+3

Applied Geology

2604

27+#+15+8+4

Applied Geophysics

2605

22+#+12+7+3

IIT Gandhinagar

Chemistry

2001

10+#+5+3+2

Mathematics

2002

15+#+8+5+2

Physics

2003

16+#+8+4+2

IIT Guwahati

Chemistry

1401

23+6+16+9+4

Mathematics & Computing

1402

24+6+15+9+4

Physics

1403

23+6+16+8+5

IIT Hyderabad

Chemistry

2101

21+5+13+6+4

Mathematics & Computing

2102

8+2+4+2+1

Physics

2103

10+2+6+3+2

IIT Indore

Chemistry

2201

11+3+8+4+2

Physics

2202

12+3+8+5+1

Mathematics

2203

8+2+4+3+2

Biotechnology

2204

6+2+4+2+1

Astronomy

2205

5+2+4+2+1

IIT Jodhpur

Chemistry

2401

15+4+10+6+3

Mathematics

2402

7+2+5+3+2

Physics

2403

15+4+10+6+3

IIT Kanpur

Chemistry

1501

19+5+12+7+4

Mathematics

1502

18+5+12+7+4

Physics

1503

14+4+10+6+2

Statistics

1504

24+5+16+9+5

IIT Kharagpur

Chemistry

1601

23+#+13+6+4

Geology

1602

15+#+8+5+2

Mathematics

1603

15+#+8+5+2

Physics

1604

24+#+12+7+3

Geophysics

1605

6+#+3+2+1

Medical Physics

1606

4+#+2+1+1

Nuclear Medicine

1607

4+#+2+1+1

Molecular Medical Microbiology

1608

5+#+3+1+1

IIT Madras

Chemistry

1701

27+#+15+8+4

Mathematics

1702

20+#+11+6+3

Physics

1703

22+#+12+7+3

IIT Mandi

Chemistry

3101

20+5+14+7+4

Applied Mathematics

3102

20+2+12+7+4

IIT Palakkad

Chemistry

2901

10+2+7+4+2

Mathematics

2902

10+2+7+4+2

Physics

2903

8+2+5+3+2

IIT Patna

Chemistry

2501

10+2+7+4+1

Mathematics

2502

10+2+6+4+2

Physics

2503

10+3+6+3+2

IIT Roorkee

Applied Geology

1801

8+2+5+3+1

Biotechnology

1802

19+5+13+7+4

Chemistry

1803

23+5+15+8+4

Mathematics

1804

15+4+10+6+3

Physics

1805

12+3+9+4+2

Economy

1806

15+4+10+6+3

IIT Ropar

Mathematics

2301

10+2+6+4+2

Chemistry

2302

10+3+7+3+2

Physics

2303

10+2+7+4+2

IIT Tirupati

Mathematics and Statistics

3001

7+1+3+2+1

Physics

3002

6+1+4+2+1

Chemistry

3003

7+1+4+2+1

IIT (BHU) Varanasi

Chemistry

2701

10+#+5+3+2

Physics

2702

10+#+5+3+2

IIT JAM Admission 2021: Result Sharing Institutes

Institute

Programme

IISC Bangalore

Integrated PhD in Biological Sciences

IISC Bangalore

Integrated PhD in Chemical Science

IISC Bangalore

Integrated PhD in Mathematics Science

IISC Bangalore

Integrated PhD in Physical Science

IIT Bombay

M.Sc-PhD Dual Degree in Energy

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