IIT JAM 2019 Exam

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About IIT JAM 2019

Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (JAM) is an all-India examination conducted across the country by the IITs and IISc on a rotational basis. One of the IIT's or the IISc will be the organising institute for JAM 2019. Through this exam, candidates can get admission in M.Sc. (two-year), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree and other Post-Bachelor's Degree programmes at the IITs and the Integrated Ph.D. programmes at IISc. 

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IIT JAM 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria for IIT JAM 2019 before filling their respective application forms. 

  • A candidate who wishes to apply for IIT JAM 2019, must be a graduate of a recognised university.
  • A candidate belonging to General/OBC-NCL category and Foreign Nationals category must have 55% marks in his/her bachelor's degree.

  • For a candidate from SC/ST and PwD category, 50% marks in graduation is the requirement.

  • The proportion of marks in percentage will be adjusted by admitting colleges for those candidates having CGPA/ Letter Grades.

  • All the documents like qualifying bachelor's degree, Matriculation and 10+2 ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Exam Pattern

Having a complete understanding of IIT JAM Exam Pattern and IIT JAM Syllabus is the first step to kickstart your preparation for the exam. IIT JAM is one of the most popular and premier entrance exams conducted in India for admission to M.Sc programme. Desirous candidates can also take admission in Integrated M.Sc and other postgraduate science programmes offered by IITs, IISc and other institutes through IIT JAM exam. Joint Admission Test (IIT JAM) will be conducted in computer-based mode (online).

IIT JAM Exam Pattern 2019

  • There are seven objective-type test papers in IIT JAM, named as Chemistry (CY), Physics (PH), Mathematics (MA), Geology ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Syllabus

If you're preparing for IIT JAM, it is important for you to be well aware of the detailed syllabus of the exam, which is a gateway to admissions in the M.Sc or Integrated Ph.D. courses. IIT JAM comprises of a total of seven test papers. A detailed account of IIT JAM syllabus with the chapter-wise syllabus covered in these subjects can be found below. It is advisable that candidates go through the subjects thoroughly and accordingly prepare for the IIT JAM exam.


Subject-wise Syllabus


  • Basics of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics
  • General Biology
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Microbiology ...

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How to Prepare for IIT JAM 2019

Start your Exam Preparation Well in Advance:

If you are planning to take IIT JAM, then you must start your preparation well in advance. It will be beneficial for you to begin your exam preparation during your graduation. Most of the questions are asked from what you study during your graduation years, therefore, you must be very thorough with the degree course.

It is indeed important for you to clear your concepts and have a proper understanding of each topic/chapter. Also, to keep your preparation on track, you must also make notes while studying for the exam.

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IIT JAM Exam Analysis 2018

IIT Bombay successfully conducted IIT JAM 2018 in online mode on 11th February, 2018. From the latest updates that we have, IIT JAM Question Paper 2018 was almost similar and even easier as compared to IIT JAM 2017 paper. Out of the three sections, the NAT (Numerical Answer Type) turned out to be quite lengthy and time-consuming while there weren't any major surprises in the remaining sections. Although, the section of MSQ (Multiple Select Question) had some tricky questions.

In Mathematics, several unexpected questions appeared this time and questions from Mathematical Statistics (MS) were given priority. In Physics, the questions were a little ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Result

IIT JAM 2019 Result will be announced for candidates who take the exam on 2nd week of February, 2019. Test takers will be able to view their results online starting in the 3rd week of March, 2019. Qualified candidates will be able to download their IIT JAM result from the official website of the exam. The merit list of IIT JAM exam 2019 will be prepared based on candidates' AIR (All India Rank). In addition, the candidates' names will be added to the All India Merit list depending on the total number of seats in each category in a given subject.

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IIT JAM 2019 Counselling Process

IIT JAM 2019 Counselling Process will be organised by the conducting IIT in the months of April to June 2019 in online mode. Candidates who qualify in IIT JAM 2019 will be called to participate in the counselling procedure of JAM 2019. On the basis of the merit lists and JAM 2019 scores, candidates will be offered admission in IITs, NITs and CFTIs.

The counselling of IIT JAM is conducted to allot seats to the candidates in various courses. In order to participate in IIT JAM counselling, candidates have to fill an admission form and enter all details specified in the same. Candidates have to ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Admit Card

The IIT JAM 2019 admit card will be issued by the conducting IIT in the second week of January 2019 and will be only available online on the official website. It is only through JAM 2019 admit card that candidates are considered eligible for appearing in the IIT administered entrance test for M.Sc programmes. To download the JAM admit card online, aspirants have to enter their enrollment ID and password.

JAM 2019 will be conducted by an IIT and is an extremely prestigious exam for aspirants who wish to study M.Sc programmes offered at the renowned IITs and IISc. JAM 2019 admit card ...

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How to Apply for IIT JAM 2019

The online application process for IIT JAM 2019 will commenc in the first week of September, 2018, and the deadline to submit the applications will be in the 3rd week of October, 2018. Candidates aspiring to apply for IIT JAM 2019 will be able to apply for the exam through the official website.

One of the IITs will be given the responsibility to conduct Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (JAM) in the 2nd week of February 2019. JAM is taken by candidates seeking admission in M.Sc., Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., and M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree courses at the IITs and Integrated ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Answer Key

The conducting IIT will be releasing the official answer key for IIT JAM 2019 in the 3rd week of February 2019. All the details regarding the IIT JAM 2019 answer key are elaborated below on this page.

If you are preparing for IIT JAM 2019 and wish to take a look at the last year's JAM Answer Key, you can find it here. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay had released the JAM 2018 final answer key. IIT Bombay was the organising committee of the IIT JAM entrance exam last year. Details below.

Last Year's IIT JAM Stream-wise Question Papers & ...

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IIT JAM 2019 Conducting Body

IITs and IISc conduct the popular IIT JAM exam on a rotational basis. It is likely that an IIT will be conducting IIT JAM 2019. Last time, IIT Bombay conducted the IIT JAM 2018 exam.

The institutes are quite popular in India for providing quality education in the fields of engineering, science & technology and research. IITs as well as IISc's vibrant academic ambiance and well-equipped research infrastructure, encourage students to pursue Research and Development careers in areas of basic sciences as well as interdisciplinary areas of Science and Technology.

IIT JAM 2019 Important Dates

IIT JAM 2019 Events Dates
Commencement of IIT JAM 2019 Online Registration and Application form 1st week of September, 2018
Last Date of Submission of IIT JAM 2019 Online Application form and Documents Uploading (extended date)  3rd week of October, 2018
Last Date of IIT JAM 2019 fee payment 3rd week of October, 2018
IIT JAM 2019 Admit card release date 2nd week of January, 2019
IIT JAM 2019 Examination date 2nd week of February, 2019
IIT JAM 2019 Result date 3rd week of March, 2019
Date of submission of IIT JAM 2019 Application Form for Admission  1st week of April, 2019 to 3rd week of April, 2019
IIT JAM 2019 First Admission List Release date Last week of May, 2019 


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Contact Details

To be updated soon. Check last time's IIT JAM contact details below.

Address: Organizing Chairperson JAM-2018
GATE-JAM Office,
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay,
PO IIT Powai,
Mumbai - 400076

Phone Number: 022-2576 7022, 7068

Email ID: jam@iitb.ac.in

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