IIT JAM 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates (out), Notification (Released), Syllabus

IIT JAM is the Joint Admission Test for M.sc an admission test conducting from 2004. It is a National level exam. IIT JAM conducted on the basis or behalf of MINISTRY OF HUMAN RESOURSE DEVELOPMENT (MHRD), Government of India. IIT JAM is conducted every year for admission into Master of Science (two year) course and other post graduate science courses in the INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (IIT), NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (NIT), INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE (IISc) Bangalore, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE EDUCATION AND RESARCH (NISER) Bhubaneshwar, INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE AND RESEARCH.

IIT JAM offers the admission in M.Sc., Joint M.Sc.-PhD. Dual Degree, etc. Students are informed that biometric system of identification (finger-print) of the student is going to be used for JAM 2021 entrance exam as well as for admission. In 2021 IIT JAM is conducted by Indian Institute of Science (IISc) BANGALORE. The application for IIT JAM 2021 is going to be start from 10th of September 2020 and remain available till 15th of October. In this article are giving you all information about IIT JAM 2021.

IIT JAM 2021 LATEST NOTIFICATIONS

The notification of the IIT JAM has been released on 12th august 2020. Some changes have been done by Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. Here we have provided the latest information about IIT JAM 2021.

  • This year IIT JAM 2021 is going to be conduct by INDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE (IISc) Bangalore.
  • IISC Bangalore has launched IIT JAM 2021 official Portal on official website of IIT JAM.
  • This year there will be 71 test centers IIT JAM.A new exam centre IMPHAL is added for the IIT JAM 2021 entrance examination 
  • A new subject Economics has been added in IIT JAM 2021 examination.  This year the IIT JAM 2021 Exam to be conduct for 7 subjects. Which are as follows:
  • Biotechnology
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Economics
  • Geology  

HIGHLIGHTS OF IIT JAM 2021

NAME OF THE EXAMJOINT ADMISSION TEST FOR M.SC.
CONDUCTED BYINDIAN INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE (IISc) Bangalore
MODE OF THE EXAMOnline computer-based test
COURSE LEVEL OF EXAMINATIONPG level exam
DURATION OR TIME3 hours (180 minutes)
TYPE OF EXAMNational level
OFFERED COURSESM.Sc., M.Sc. + M. TECH, M.Sc.+ PhD, M.SC+ PhD dual degree and various other PG courses
LANGUAGE OF THE PAPEREnglish only
MODE OF APPLICATIONOnline
NUMBER OF TEST CITIES71 test cities (IMPHAL is added new one)
ELIGIBILITYFor General/OBC – 55% marks in Bachelor’s Degree  For SC/ST/PWD – 50% marks in Bachelor’s Degree  
OFFICIAL WEBSITEJam.iitk.ac.in

IIT JAM 2021 IMPORTANT EXAM DATES

The process of application for IIT JAM 2021 will start in September 2020. Candidates who are excited for IIT JAM 2021 can fill application forms from 10th September 2020. The application will be available only till 15th October 2020.here we have given the table of important dates of IIT JAM 2021:

EVENTSIMPORTANT DATES
Registration begin10th of September
Registration closing15th of October
Admit card availability5TH January 2021
Exam date14th February 2021
Result announcement20th March 20221
Last date of change in categoryTo be announced
Admission form availabilityTo be announced
1st admission list16th June 2021
Second admission listTo be announced
3rd admission listTo be announced
Last date to submit missing documentsTo be announced
Last date to pay fee for 2nd and 3rd admission listTo be announced
Last date of admission for IIT JAM 2021To be announced

IIT JAM 2021 SUMMARY

The Indian institute of science (IISc) is to going conduct IIT JAM 2021. The IISc is very famous institute in the whole world. The main aim of this institute is make a environment which contains excellent, creativity and excellence foundation of knowledge.

The time duration for IIT JAM 2021 will be 3 hours and the entrance paper will contain 60 questions which will be of 100 marks only. In the entrance paper there will be 3 types of questions which are as follows –Multiple choice type questions (MCQ), Numerical answer type questions (NAT)and multiple select type questions (MSQ). Candidates can apply for 1 or 2 papers IIT JAM 2021.

The application form for IIT JAM 2021 will release from 10th of September 2020 and candidates can apply for IIT JAM 2021 before 15th of October 2020. The exam will be held on 14th February 2021 by IISc Bangalore. The admit card will be available on the official website from 5th January 2021. The result of IIT JAM 2021 will be announced on 20th MARCH 2021.

IIT JAM 2021 APPLICATION FORM

The information bulletin has been released for IIT JAM 2021. The process for applying for IIT JAM 2021 is going to be start from September 2020. The registration will begin from 10th September 2020. The last date to apply for IIT JAM 2021 is 15th October 2021. The application form will be available only through online mode. The students can apply for various M.SC programs through JAM ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESSING SYSTEM (JOAPS). In this article we are going to give information about the application form of IIT JAM 2021.

  • The application form for IIT JAM 2021 will be available from 10th September 2020 on the official website i.e.  jam.iitk.ac.in
  • The candidates can fill the application form till 15th October 2020
  • The candidates can apply through an online mode JOAPS
  • Open the application form on the official website
  • Fill the details required to fill register yourself
  • Then you will be provided with a registration number, remember the registration number for further use
  • Fill all your personal details which will be asked in the application form like your name, fathers name, education details etc.
  • After completion of application form candidate will be asked to pay the application fee
  • Pay your fee according to your category and take a print of your application form further use
  • At the timing of filling application form, candidates have to upload a scanned passport size photograph and signature.
  • Candidates have to provide a valid and working Email id and phone number at the time of filling application form
  • Enter your exam city center according to your choice

Documents required at the time of filling application form of IIT JAM 2021

At the time of applying for IIT JAM 2021 the candidates are advised to take these documents with them so that they can fill every detail asked in the application form

  • Scanned photograph and signature
  • Address proof
  • Date of birth certificate
  • High school mark sheet
  • 10+2-mark sheet
  • Id proof like Aadhar Card, voter Id, PAN card, Driving license, passport etc.
  • Graduation mark sheet or any other equally qualifying examination mark sheet
  • Certificate of category
  • Email id and phone number
  • Credit card, debit card etc.

APPLICATION FEE OF IIT JAM 2021

When candidate fill any application form. The candidates are asked to pay the registration or application fee. The fee structures are dividing according to the category of the candidates. Candidates can pay their application fee by using online mode of fee payment through debit card, credit card, or any other net banking.  Here is the application fee structure of IIT JAM 2021 according to category.

CATEGORYAPPLICATION FEE
FEMALES (ALL CATEGORY)For one paper – INR 750For two papers – INR 1050
SC/ST/PWDFor one paper – INR 750For two papers – INR 1050
ALL OTHER CATEGORIESFor one paper – INR 1500For two papers – INR 2100

IIT JAM 2021 ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Every entrance exam has its own eligibility criteria and the main aspect for applying any course. Candidates who wish to sit in entrance exam of IIT JAM 2021 must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. If the candidate is failed to fill all the eligibility details the candidate will not be allow sitting in the examination and the admission will be cancelled if the candidate is able to sit in the examination. So, the candidates are requested to read all the eligibility instruction related to IIT JAM 2021. Here we have given a table of eligibility criteria:

ParticularsEligibility
Age limitNo age limit is required
NationalityIndian/foreigner both
QualificationsBachelor’s degree in any of these: Geology, Mathematics, Mathematical statistics, Chemistry, Biotechnology, physics Final year students are also eligible
PercentageGENERAL/OBC-55% SC/ST/PWD-50%
Physical healthPhysically fit certificate proof

IIT JAM 2021 EXAM PATTERN

The examination date for IITJAM 2021 is 14th February 2021. It is a national level exam and has a unique exam pattern from other. Candidates should have proper knowledge about the exam pattern so that they can prepare easily for the entrance exam. Here we have given some information about IIT JAM 2021.

PARTICULARSDETAILS
EXAM NAMEIIT JAM 2021
CONDUCTING BODYIISc BANGALORE
MODE OF THE QUESTION PAPERONLINE COMPUTER BASED TEST
LANGUAGE OF THE TESTENGLISH ONLY
SESSIONSMORNING SESSION- 9:00 am to 12:30 pm EVENING SESSION- 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm
DURATION3 HOURS
NUMBER OF SECTIONS3 sections
NUMBER OF QUESTIONS60
TYPE OF QUESTIONSMultiple choice questions (MCQs), Multiple select questions (MSQs) Numerical answer type (NATs)
TOTAL MARKS100
MARKING SCHEMEMCQs-50 MSQ-20 NAT-30
NEGATIVE MARKING1/3 will be deducted for 1-mark wrong answer 2/3 will be deducted for 2-mark wrong answer

Exam pattern in details:

Here we have given the exam pattern in details

Subjects – there will be seven subjects in IIT JAM 2021 these are as follows:

  • Chemistry  
  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Economics
  • Geology
  • Mathematical statistics
  • Biotechnology

Negative marking scheme

There will be negative marking in only section A. here is the detail of the negative marking scheme:

sectionsType of questionsNumber of questionsMarks of the questions
Section-AMultiple choice questions (MCQs),  3010 MCQ- 1 MARK
20 MCQ-2 MARKS
Section-BMultiple select questions (MSQs)  1010 MSQ- 2 MARKS
Section-CNumerical answer type (NATs)2010 NAT-1 MARK
10 NAT-2 MARKS
TOTAL3 TYPES60100 MARKS

IIT JAM 2021 EXAM SCHEDULE

IIT JAM 2021 entrance will be conducted on 14th February 2021 according to schedule the exam will have two sessions:

SESSIONSTIMING
1st session9:30 am to 12:30 pm
2nd session2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

IIT JAM 2021 EXAM CENTERS

Imphal is added as the new test center city in II JAM 2021.There are various exam cities center which are discussed below:

  • IISC BANGALORE-Bangalore, Kannur, Thrissur, Hubbali, Hyderabad, Palakkad
  • IIT BOMBAY-Goa, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nasik, Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Pune
  • IIT DELHI- New Delhi, Faridabad, Greater Noida, Gurgaon, Ghaziabad, Hisar, Indore, Jaipur, Jodhpur, Jammu
  • IIT GUWAHATI – Guwahati, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Durgapur, Kalyani, Patna, Siliguri, Asansol
  • IIT KANPUR-Kanpur, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bhopal, Agra, Lucknow, Varanasi
  • IIT KHARAGPUR – Kharagpur, Kolkata, Raipur, Vishakhapatnam, Vijayawada, Ranchi, Bhubaneshwar
  • IIT MADRAS-Chennai, Kollam, Kottayam, Madurai, Tirupati, Warangal, Ernakulam, Tiruchipalli, Tiruvanatpuram
  • IIT ROORKEE-Roorkee, Moradabad, Dehradun, Kurukshetra, Mohali, Noida

IIT JAM 2021 SYLLABUS

There are seven subjects will be in IIT JAM2021 Economics is added as the new subject in IIT JAM 2021. Students must go to the official website and check the syllabus related to the subjects. Here we have given some syllabus topics according to the subject:

Biotechnology:

Biotechnology contains the topics on the subjects Biology, physics, Mathematics and chemistry.

Biology

  • General biology
  • Microbiology
  • Biochemistry
  • Physiology
  • Metabolism  
  • Basic biotechnology
  • Molecular biology
  • Cell biology

  Chemistry

  • Atomic structure
  • Complex formation
  • Coordination compounds
  • Chemical equilibrium
  • Chemical kinetics
  • Stereochemistry
  • Hydrocarbons
  • Aromatic hydrocarbons
  • Biomolecules
  • Instrumental techniques
  • Electrochemistry
  • Acid base concepts

Physics

  • Physical world and measurement
  • Elementary statistics
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of Motion
  • Work energy and power
  • Magnetic effect of current
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Dual nature of matter
  • Principle of communications
  • Motion
  • Gravitation
  • Mechanics of solid and fluids
  • Oscillations
  • Waves

     Economics

  • Macroeconomics
  • Microeconomics
  • Statistics for Microeconomics
  • Indian economy
  • Mathematics for economy

        Geology      

  • Geomorphology
  • Structural geology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Mineralogy petrology
  • Economic geology
  • Applied geology
  • Paleontology

     Mathematics

  • Sets, relation and function
  • Mathematical induction
  • Logarithm
  • Trigonometry
  • Straight lines
  • Circles
  • Conic section
  • Exponential and logarithmic series
  • Statistics
  • Three-dimensional theory
  • vectors
  • metrics and determinants
  • differentiation
  • application of derivatives

Mathematical statistics

Mathematical statistics have mathematics and statistics here we have mentioned both separately:

Mathematics

  • sequence and series
  • Differential calculus
  • Integral calculus
  • metrics

Statistics 

  • Probability
  • Random variables
  • joint distribution
  • Sampling distribution
  • Limit theorems
  • estimation
  • Testing of hypothesis

ADDMISSION PROCESS OF IIT JAM 2021

The process for admission IIT JAM 2021 will begin after the result will release and counseling session will occur. Here we have given details about the admission process of the IIT JAM 2021:

STEP 1ST- APPLICATION FORM FILLING

The candidates can fill the application form by online mode i.e. JAM online application processing system (JOAPS). The candidate has to fill all the required details in the application form. Then you will be asked to pay the registration fee. Pay your fee by using debit card, credit card or any other net banking.

STEP 2ND –ADMIT CARD DOWNLOADING

The candidates can download there admit card through the official website of IIT JAM. The candidates have to fill their registration number and password then they admit card will be seen on the screen. Take a print of admit card for examination day.

STEP 3RD-EXAMINATION DAY

The entrance exam of IIT JAM will be conducted on 14th February 2021. The students take their admit cards with them at the examination center. Do the entire question in the examination carefully on the time.

STEP 4TH –RESULT

After the exam will be over the result of the exam will be announced. The candidates can check their result on the official website of IIT jam by entering their roll number or date of birth along with candidates’ name.

STEP 4TH –COUNSELLNG SESSION

The candidates have to fill an admission form for counseling session. The fee for filing the admission form is Rs.600.

STEP 5TH –ANNOUNCEMENT OF ADMISSION LIST

After counseling session, a list will be declared which contains a letter that will be sending by the college to the candidate. There is also a process of booking seats and fee is different for all categories:

General /OBC- INR 10000

SC/ST/PWD-INR 5000

PREPARATION TIPS FOR IIT JAM 2021

To crack the IIT JAM 2021 entrance exam students are given these some preparation tips which will be helpful for them.

  • It is very necessary for every candidate to get all knowledge about syllabus of IIT JAM 2021 exam from the official website of IIT JAM
  • Go through the best books related your subjects and purchase them for the preparation of the exam
  • Download the best articles and books regarding to syllabus of your subject and study them well
  • Take coaching’s if you can afford otherwise take online classes available for free
  • Discuss questions with your friends and classmates
  • Give mock test every week on the topic which you have studied and get sure to complete the syllabus before 1 month before examinations

IIT JAM 2021 ADMIT CARD

The admit card for IITJAM 2021 will be available on 5th January 2021. The admit card is very necessary because the candidate will not be allowed to enter in the examination hall without admit card.

Details of the Admit Card of IIT JAM 2021

The admit card will contain following details:

  1. Candidate name
  2. Photograph
  3. Registration number
  4. Signature of the candidate
  5. Paper name
  6. test paper code
  7. Test center name
  8. Test center address

How to download the Admit Card of IIT JAM 2021

Here are some instructions how to download the admit card:

  • Go to the official website of IIT JAM
  • The official website will be open
  • Click on the admit card option
  • Enter your registration number and password and details which will be asked
  • Click on download option
  • Take a print of your admit card for examination day
IIT JAM 2021 RESULT

The candidates who have given the entrance exam of IIT JAM 2021 can check the result on 20th march 2021. Rank will be given as all India rank (AIR). The scorecard will release from 30 March to 31 July 2021. Candidates can download their scorecard through online mode. The merit list will be based according to the categories. Here are some steps how to download the result.

  • Open the official website of IIT JAM 2021
  • Click on the result portal which is seen on your screen
  • Enter your application number or registration number or roll number
  • The result will appear on your screen and check your result and rank
  • Download it for further use for counseling session

IIT JAM MERIT LIST 2021

The merit list for IIT JAM 2021 will be released by JOPSA from 30 March to 31 July 2021. According to merit list the ranks will be provided. There will be three merit lists will be released for IIT JAM 2021. The dates will be announced for the merit lists. The first list will be announced and admission will be done after that the second list will be declared and admission will be done for second list candidates. The same process will be done for the 3rd merit list.

 IIT JAM CUT OFF 2021

The cut off will be released after the announcement of result of IIT JAM 2021. The candidates have to secure minimum cut off marks to be eligible to get admission. The cut off will be declared according to category of the candidates. When the cut off will be released after that the candidate will be called for counseling.

COUNSELLING PROCESS OF IIT JAM 2021

The candidate will be called for counseling session. The first admission list will be available on 16th June 2021. Candidate has to fill an admission form for first admission list and have to pay a fee of Rs. 600.  After that the seat will be allotted to the candidates according to categories. After that the candidate can book their seats by paying fee.

For GENERAL the seat booking fee is INR 10000 and for SC/ST/PWD the fee is INR 5000.

DOCUMENTS REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF COUNSELLING

  • Counseling letter
  • 10th mark sheet
  • Graduation mark sheet
  • Date of birth certificate
  • Proof of fee of seat booking
  • Passport sized photographs
  • Seat allotment letter

IIT JAM 2021 LIST OF COURSES

IIT JAM provides the admission in various PG Courses listed over here:

  • M.sc (4 semester)
  • Masters in economics
  • Joint M.sc-PhD
  • M.sc- PhD (dual degree)
  • Post graduate courses
  • Integrated PhD programs

CONTACT DETAILS OF IIT JAM 2021

Candidates can ask any thing on our website collegepadhai.com. Here we have given the contact details of IIT JAM 2021

CONTACT NUMBER – 080-22932392

E-MAIL id – jam@iisc.ac.in

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q: When will be first list of admission will release?

A: The first admission list will be announced on 16th June 2021.

Q: Can I apply for more than two papers in IIT JAM 2021?

A: No, you cannot apply for more than two papers.

Q: How many times I can attempt for IIT JAM 2021?

A: there is no limit for attempts in IIT JAM 2021 you can attempt the exam according to your wish.

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