JAM Eligibility Criteria 2017
JAM Eligibility Criteria 2017 – Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) has announced JAM eligibility criteria 2017 for admissions to postgraduate degree in sciences including Ph.D and M.Sc.Ph.D dual degrees offered at Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore and Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs). The eligibility criteria of JAM 2017 include minimum academic qualification and marks required for each academic programmes offered at different institutes.
JAM 2017 eligibility criteria mentioned in this page will help candidates in knowing the minimum conditions before they filled JAM 2017 application form.
The eligibility condition of JAM 2017 as notified by IIT Delhi, the conducting body for M.Sc programmes Joint Admission Test, mentions some common criteria as well as some specific for each of the offered programmes in the participating institutes of JAM 2017.
JAM 2017 Eligibility Criteria
Common eligibility criteria of JAM 2017 – Candidates can find below JAM 2017 eligibility criteria which are common for each programmes at par institutes for appearing in the post graduate science examination.
The JAM 2017 appearing candidates should have secured at least 55% marks in aggregate of the subjects including languages and subsidiaries of all the years combined. Those however belonging to SC/ST and PwD categories need to secure at least 50% marks in aggregate of the subjects.
Candidates need to note that the equivalence of marks in case of grades in letter/CGPA (and not in percentage of marks) will be decided by the JAM 2017 participating institutes.
As per the eligibility criteria of JAM 2017, candidates will need to submit their proof of qualifying the degree examinations by September 30, 2017 to the admitting institute, failing to do so will lead to cancellation of candidature.
Candidates can find below JAM 2017 eligibility criteria which are specific for each programmes at different institutes for appearing in the post graduate science admission test.
Eligibility Criteria of JAM 2017 
S.No  Test Papers  Academic Programmes  Institutes*  Essential subjects at graduation level  Essential subjects at 10+2 level 
1  Biological Sciences  Integrated Ph.D in Biological Sciences  IISc Bangalore  Biology/ Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics  Biology 
2  Biotechnology  Integrated Ph.D in Biological Sciences  IISc Bangalore  Biology/ Chemistry/ Physics/ Mathematics  Biology 
3  Biotechnology  M.Sc Biotechnology  IITB, IITR  Any branch / subjects  Mathematics 
4  Biotechnology  M.Sc.Ph.D dual degree in Environmental Science and Engineering  IIT Bombay  Any one of Biology, Biotechnology,  Mathematics 
5  Chemistry  M.Sc. Chemistry  IITB, IITD,  Chemistry for three years/ six semesters  Mathematics 
6  Chemistry  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Chemistry I  IITBBS,  Chemistry for three years/ six semesters  Mathematics 
7  Chemistry  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in  IITB  Any one of Biology, Biotechnology,  Mathematics 
8  Chemistry  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and  IITBBS  Mathematics and Physics with any one of  No restrictions 
9  Geology  M.Sc. Applied Geology  IITB, IITR  Geology for three years/ six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biological Science 

10  Geology  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geophysics  IITKGP  Geology as a subject for three years/ six  Mathematics 
11  Geology  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geology  IITKGP,  Geology as a subject for three years/ six  Mathematics 
12  Geology  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and  IITBBS  Mathematics and Physics and any one of  No Restrictions 
13  Mathematics  M.Sc. in Economics  IITR  Mathematics as one of the core subjects  No Restrictions 
14  Mathematics  M.Sc. Mathematics  IITB, IITD,  Mathematics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
15  Mathematics  M.Sc. Mathematics semesters / Mathematics and  IITH  Mathematics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
16  Mathematics  M.Sc. Mathematics and Computing  IITG  Mathematics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
17  Mathematics  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Mathematics  IITBBS,  Mathematics/ Statistics as a subject for at  No Restrictions 
18  Mathematics  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in  IITB  Mathematics/ Statistics as a subject for at  No Restrictions 
19  Mathematics  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in  IITB  Any one of Biology, Biotechnology,  Mathematics 
20  Mathematics  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and  IITBBS  Mathematics and Physics and any one of  No Restrictions 
21  Mathematical Statistics  M.Sc. in Economics  IITR  Mathematics as one of the core subjects  Mathematics 
22  Mathematical Statistics  M.Sc. Applied Statistics and  IITB  Mathematics or Statistics for at least two  No restrictions 
23  Mathematical Statistics  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in  IITB  Mathematics or Statistics for at least two  No restrictions 
24  Mathematical Statistics  M.Sc. Statistics  IITK  Statistics for at least two years/ four  No restrictions 
25  Physics  M.Sc. Physics  IITB, IITD,  Physics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
26  Physics  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Physics  IITBBS,  Physics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
27  Physics  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics  IITK  Physics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
28  Physics  M.Sc.(Physics)M.Tech (Materials  IITB  Physics for at least two years/ four semesters  No Restrictions 
29  Physics  M.Sc. Applied Geophysics  IITB  Physics and Mathematics/ Mathematical  No Restrictions 
30  Physics  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and  IITBBS  Mathematics and Physics and any one of  No Restrictions 
31  Physics  Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geophysics  IITKGP  Geology as a subject for three years/ six  Mathematics 
32  Physics  M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in  IITB  Any one of Biology, Biotechnology,  Mathematics 
*IITBIIT Bombay, IITBBSIIT Bhubaneswar, IITDIIT Delhi, IITGIIT Guwahati, IITGNIIT Gandhinagar, IITHIIT Hyderabad, IITIIIT Indore, IITKIIT Kanpur, IITKGPIIT Kharagpur, IITMIIT Madras, IITP–IIT Patna, IITRIIT Roorkee, IITRPRIIT Ropar
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