Across India, the IIT Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. (IIT JAM 2022) is scheduled to be conducted by IIT Roorkee on February 13. The release date for the application form of IIT JAM has been set for August 25, 2021. You can register for the online exam before October 11, 2021.
You must have a Bachelor’s Degree as it is the minimum required eligibility criteria with an average of 55% for the general category and 50% for the reserved categories. Here’s a list of IIT JAM subjects for you:
The Economics subject has been added to the IIT JAM subject list, last year only.
The Application Process for the IIT JAM 2022 was supposed to be on August 30, 2021. Later, the date, August 25, 2021, was decided to make it earlier than before. You must submit the application form before October 11, 2021, as it is the last date of submission. You can visit the IIT JAM official website or click the given link https://jam.iitr.ac.in/
IIT JAM is conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology for admission into Master of Science (M.Sc.) as well as other science post-graduate programs also offered by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) and National Institutes of Technology (NITs).
The IITs are situated all over India under the authority of the Government of India, Ministry of Education. The Institutes of Technology Act, 1961 governs the twenty-three institutes all across the country. The IIT JAM was started in the year 2004 to provide admissions to the students in IITs, the Indian Institute of Science (IIFSc), and other Technical Institutes.
The admit card for the IIT JAM 2022 exam will possibly be released by January 4, 2022. The application fee for a single exam is Rs 1500 and Rs 2100 if you are opting for two subjects.
You can go through the table given below for details regarding the IIT JAM exam:
|Exam Conducting Body||IIT Roorkee|
|Exam Name||Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test for M.Sc.|
|Date of Exam||February 13, 2022|
|Application/ Exam Mode||Online (computer-based)|
|Exam Frequency||Once in a year|
|Exam Type||National Level|
|Admission Courses||M.Sc. (Two Years), Dual Degree, Joint M.Sc. Ph.D., MTech, Integrated Ph.D. degree programs at IISC and IIT post-graduate degree programs.|
|Total Questions||60 Questions|
|Qualification Requirement||Bachelor’s Degree with the Average of 55% marks|
|Number of Attempts Allowed||There is no such limit|
|IIT JAM Official Website||https://jam.iitr.ac.in/|
You will have to pay a certain amount after you complete the application form successfully. Your payment must be made online via Debit/ Credit card or net banking. The application fee structure for the IIT JAM 2022 is given below for your reference:
|CATEGORY||APPLICATION FEE (SINGLE SUBJECT)||APPLICATION FEE (TWO SUBJECTS)|
|Females (All Categories)||Rs 750||Rs 1,050|
|SC/ ST/ PWD|
|General/ OBC||Rs 1,500||Rs 2,100|
You can check the status of your application by visiting the IIT JAM official website https://joaps.iitr.ac.in/ After you have completed and submitted your application form. The application form status will let you know whether your application is received, accepted, rejected, or under review. After the verification of your application is completed by the exam conducting authorities the status will be updated and you will receive a notification on your email for the same.
You can follow the steps to check your application status:
You can take a look at the eight zones selected by the IIT Roorkee for IIT JAM 2022:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT BANGALORE ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT DELHI ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT BOMBAY ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT GUWAHATI ZONE:
|Asansol – Durgapur||Kalyani|
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT KHARAGPUR ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT KANPUR ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT MADRAS ZONE:
EXAMINATION CITIES UNDER IIT ROORKEE ZONE:
You can go through the list of courses and Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) accepting admissions all over India for different subject categories. You will get a rough idea of the Institutes and which courses they offering. There is a total of twenty-three IITs all over India.
GEOLOGY (GG) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|MSc (Tech) in Applied Geology||IIT (ISM) Dhanbad|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences||Bhubaneswar|
|MSc Applied Geology||Roorkee and Bombay|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Geophysics||Kharagpur|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Geology||Bhubaneswar and Kharagpur|
CHEMISTRY (CY) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|MSc Ph.D. Dual Degree in Energy||IISc Bangalore|
|Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering Ph.D.||Bombay|
|Integrated Ph.D. Programs in Biological Sciences||IISc Bangalore|
|MSc Chemistry||Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Roorkee, Varanasi|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Chemistry||Bhubaneswar, Kharagpur|
|Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences||IISc Bangalore|
MATHEMATICS (MA) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|MSc Mathematics||Kanpur, Delhi, Indore, Bombay, Madras, Roorkee|
|MSc Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics and Computing||Hyderabad|
|MSc Mathematics and Computing||Guwahati, Bhilai, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Mathematics||Bhubaneswar, IIT Kharagpur|
MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS (MS) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|COURSE LIST||IIT INSTITUTES|
|MSc Applied Statistics and Informatics||Bombay|
|MSc Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations Research||Bombay|
|MSc Statistics||IIT Kanpur|
|Integrated Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences||IISc Bangalore|
PHYSICS (PH) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|MSc Physics||Delhi, Hyderabad, Indore, IIT Madras, IIT Patna, IIT Roorkee, IIT Guwahati, IIT Varanasi, IIT Ropar, IIT (ISM) Dhanbad, IIT Bombay|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Physics||IIT Bhubaneswar, IIT Kharagpur|
|MSc Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics||IIT Kanpur|
|MSc Astronomy||IIT Indore|
|Joint MSc Ph.D. in Geophysics||IIT Kharagpur|
|Integrated Ph.D. in Physical Sciences||IISc Bangalore|
ECONOMICS (EN) COURSES AND INSTITUTES:
|MSc Economics||IIT Delhi, IIT Roorkee|
The IIT JAM Exam 2022 will be divided into two sessions and it will be a Computer Based Test (CBT). The exam is scheduled for February 13, 2022 (Sunday). You can select more than one subject.
|Exam Date||Session||Subjects and Codes|
February 13, 2022
Mathematical Statistics (MS)
IIT JAM is a science entrance exam that is conducted on a rotational basis. You will be eligible to get admission in MSc or other post-graduate programs offered by IITs across India. Integrated Ph.D. courses are offered by the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore.
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The schedule for the IIT JAM Examination 2022 has been released by JAM 2022 website. The application process has already started on August 25, 2021. Previously, August 30, 2021, was decided but was preponed to an earlier date. The application process will end on October 11, 2021. You can go through the table for the upcoming events given below:
|Online Application Process||August 25, 2021 – October 11, 2021|
|Admit Card Release Date||January 4, 2022|
|Exam Date||February 13, 2022|
|Declaration Of Result||March 22, 2022|
The Eligibility Criteria for the IIT JAM exam 2022 has been announced. You can go through the points below to know more about the IIT JAM eligibility:
You can only apply through the JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS) portal. The link for the portal is available at the JAM 2022 https://jam.iitr.ac.in/ website. The Registration process will be made available from August 25, 2021, on the website. You will have to first register on the JOAPS website with the following details:
You must enter your active email as all the details will be sent to you on your email. You should not use someone else’s email ID and make sure only you are registered from that email. Make sure the mobile number you provided is active. After the successful registration on the portal. The Enrolment ID will be sent to you on your email as well as your mobile number. You should keep your Enrolment ID as well as your password confidential.
DATA REQUIREMENTS FOR FILLING THE APPLICATION FORM: Your following details will be required to fill in your application form on the JOAPS portal:
You will need to fill in your complete details by logging in on the portal. Educational qualification, CGPA, gender, ID proof, etc.
IIT JAM APPLICATION FORM PHOTOGRAPH SPECIFICATIONS:
You can go through the given photograph specifications to avoid getting it rejected due to any reason. Your photograph must have a 3.5 cm Width and 4.5 cm Height. You can take a look at the table below for more details:
|3.5 cm Width x 4.5 cm Height
|Maximum Size – 480 x 640 Pixels
Minimum Size – 240 x 320 Pixels
Your photograph must be of good quality and in JPEG format and must be clicked in a professional studio. Any other medium used for taking your picture such as a mobile phone will be rejected.
The Photograph provided by you should be colored and must have a white or any light-colored background. Only clear glasses are permitted, if you wear spectacles with dark or tinted glasses your photograph will not get accepted. Poor quality images will lead to rejection with no application fee refund.
The file size of your image must be within 5KB to 200 KB.
IIT JAM SIGNATURE SPECIFICATIONS:
|2 cm Height x 7 cm Width||Maximum Size –160 x 560 Pixels
Minimum Size – 80 x 280 Pixels
Your signature must be done on white paper with a blue or black ink pen and it must be in a JPEG format and signature must be done horizontally so it should fit in the box.
If your signature includes any capital letters, initials, or any other ink pen it will be rejected. The file size of your image must be 5KB to 100.
The fee structure for the JAM Application form, category-wise is mentioned below. You can check for the details below:
|Category||IIT JAM Application Fee for Single Test Paper||For Two Test Papers|
|Female (All Categories)/ SC/ ST/ PwD||Rs 750||Rs 1,050|
|All Others||Rs 1,500||Rs 2,100|
You can go through the table below for the amount charged for any changes made in the JAM Exam paper:
|Group/Category||Existing||Wishes to Change||Wishes to Add|
|Case||Additional Fee (in Rs)||Case||Additional Fee (in Rs)|
|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|
|All Others||One Test Paper||One Test Paper||1,500||One Test Paper||600|
|Two Test Papers||Any One Test Paper||600||Not Applicable|
Any changes in the category or gender will have additional charges and no fee will be refunded to you. You can refer to the table below for the pattern:
|Existing Group/Category||Change||Case||Additional Fee (in Rs)|
|Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD (Group-1)||Within Group 1||One or Two Test Papers||Nil|
|To Group 2||One Test Paper||750|
|All Others (Group 2)||To Group 1||One or Two Test Papers||Nil|
The syllabus for the IIT JAM exam 2022 is mentioned below. You can go through the subjects as well as the topics under each subject to prepare well for your exam:
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The IIT JAM Examination is a Computer Based Test (CBT) scheduled to be conducted on February 13, 2022. The Exam is going to be conducted for seven subjects. You can select your subjects accordingly:
The examination is divided into two sessions:
FEBRUARY 13, 2022
9:30 AM – 12:30 Pm
|Physics (PH), and Mathematical Statistics (MS), Biotechnology (BT),|
3 PM – 6 PM
|Economics (EN), Geology (GG), and Mathematics (MA), Chemistry (CY),|
You will get three hours to complete the examination. There is a total of 60 questions with a 100 marks weightage. The Question paper has three sections:
The marking scheme for each section is explained below for your reference:
|SECTION||NO. OF QUESTIONS||MARKING SCHEME|
|A||10 MCQs||1 MARK EACH|
|20 MCQs||2 MARKS EACH|
|B||10 MSQs||1 MARK|
|C||10 NAT Ques||1 MARK|
|10 NAT Ques||2 MARKS|
There will be no negative marking for IIT JAM Exam 2022. But you will get a deduction for wrong answers.
The Admit Card will be made available on the JOAPS portal from January 4, 2022, for you to download. You will need to enter your Enrolment ID and password to log in to the Portal. You must keep in mind the below-given points.
You can follow steps to download your admit card:
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The result will be announced on the official website on March 22, 2022. You can go to the JOAPS portal by logging in your details. The Results will be declared in the form of a merit list including:
The scorecard will be announced by the authorities in March 2022. Only if you are qualified you can download the scorecard from the JOAPS portal. The date of the release of the scorecard will be notified by the authority.
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A. The IIT JAM is a national-level science exam for admission in MSc and Integrated Ph.D. courses offered by the IITs and IISc all over India.
A. The IIT JAM exam will be conducted at IIT Roorkee.
A. According to the courses offered by IITs and eligibility criteria, you should have mathematics for the exam
A. You can take admission in IIT or IISc Bangalore after successfully qualifying in the exam.
A. The advantage of the IIT JAM exam is that you can secure admission in the MSc and other courses offered by the IITs.
A. Everyone can clear the IIT JAM exam with well preparation. You just need good practice.
A. The joint admission test for Masters (JAM) is an admission test for you to get into the Masters of Science (M.Sc.)
A. The questions may or may not repeat in the exam. You can still go through the questions for your understanding.
A. The virtual calculator will be made available to you during the exam. You are not allowed to carry your calculator
A. You can start with thorough research about the topic and try to get familiar with the exam pattern and marking scheme. You can also go through the syllabus and try solving mock tests for rough ideas