JAM Cut Off 2018

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JAM Cut Off 2018
– Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT-B) jointly with other IITs and IISc Bangalore has released cut off for JAM 2018 along with the result on March 20, 2018. JAM 2018 cut off is the minimum marks required for admissions to the respective M.Sc programmes offered by various institutions including IITs and IISc Bangalore. The JAM cut off 2018 could be taken as a target score which a candidate needs to achieve to get admission into the M.Sc programmes in IITs and IISc Bangalore. The JAM 2018 Cut off score is determined considering a number of factors including total number of test-takers, maximum and minimum marks scored by candidates, the difficulty level of the test paper and previous years' cut-off trend. Candidates need to note that the JAM Cutoff 2018 will be the basis for admission into the M.Sc programmes, which implies that only those candidates will be offered postgraduate admissions in the institutes, who meet JAM cut-off 2018. Candidates can check below the JAM cut off trends and previous year’s cutoff.
LATEST - JAM 2018 First Admission List has been released on May 29. Click Here to check!

 

JAM Cutoff 2018

Programme and Code

General

OBC-NCL

SC

ST

PwD

Biological Sciences (BL)

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Biotechnology (BT)

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Chemistry (CY)

28.46

25.61

14.23

14.23

14.23

Geology (GG)

37.47

33.72

18.73

18.73

18.73

Mathematics (MA)

16.84

15.16

8.42

8.42

8.42

Mathematical Statistics (MS)

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Will be announced soon

Physics (PH)

17.05

15.35

8.53

8.53

8.53

JAM Cut off 2017

S.No.

Programme Code

General

OBC(NCL)

SC

ST

PwD

1

Biological Sciences (BL)

33.99

30.59

17

17

17

2

Biotechnology (BT)

26.67

24

13.34

13.34

13.34

3

Chemistry (CY)

23.35

21.02

11.68

11.68

11.68

4

Geology (GG)

33.29

29.96

16.64

16.64

16.64

5

Mathematics (MA)

19.51

17.56

9.76

9.76

9.76

6

Mathematical Statistics (MS)

19.04

17.14

9.52

9.52

9.52

7

Physics (PH)

14.79

13.31

7.39

7.39

7.39

JAM cut off 2018: Points to be noted

  • The JAM 2018 cut off will be released along with the announcements of JAM results i.e on March 20, 2018.

  • Admissions to M.Sc programmes in the participating colleges is based on JAM cut off 2018.

  • IIT Bombay on behalf of the other IITs and IISc Bangalore will announce JAM 2018 cut off.

  • Candidates will be called for JAM counselling based on their preference for the programme and institute and JAM Cut-off 2018.

  • The cutoff of JAM 2018 varies for each subject of the postgraduate science programmes offered in every institute.

  • Moreover, candidates can also check the previous years cut off trends of JAM so that they get an overview of the minimum and the maximum rank required for admissions to the M.Sc programmes.

  • It must be noted that a candidate found ineligible for the M.Sc programmes in the institutes will not be offered admissions, even if they meet JAM cut off 2018.

JAM Cut off Trends

S.No.

Programme Code

2017*

2016*

2015*

2014*

1.

BL

33.99

9

44

32

2.

BT

26.67

77

52

35

3.

CY

23.35

360

258

26

4.

GG

33.29

130

97

40

5.

MA

19.51

334

288

12.50

6.

MS

19.04

81

56

5

7.

PH

14.79

347

335

13

*Cut off rank for General category

 

JAM Cut Off 2017 (Opening and Closing Rank)

Click here to download category-wise opening and closing rank of each M.Sc programme or check through the official window below:

 

 

JAM Cut Off 2016 (Opening and Closing Rank)

Click here to download category-wise opening and closing rank of each M.Sc programme or check through the given window below:

 

 

JAM Cut Off 2015 (Opening and Closing Rank)

Click here to download category-wise opening and closing rank of each M.Sc programme or check through the given window below:

 

 

Need for JAM cut off 

JAM examination attracts thousands of applications every year against a limited number of seats, i.e., 1775 across 15 colleges offering M.Sc and Ph.D. programmes. Also, many of the JAM applicants are screened out by the entrance examination. Yet, the number of candidates qualifying the JAM entrance examination is quite huge as compared to the number of seats offered. Thus, JAM cut off is determined to shortlist candidates for admissions into the M.Sc programmes in IITs and IISc Bangalore and it becomes easy for the institutes to call the JAM cutoff qualifying candidates for counselling process.

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