JAM Exam Centres 2018

JAM Exam CentresJAM Exam Centres 2018 – Candidates who wish to appear for JAM 2018 examination for M.Sc. programmes at IIT and IISc can check for the exam centres of JAM 2018 as notified by Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. As stated in the official list of JAM Exam Centres 2018, the postgraduate science entrance exam was held in 65 cities in India. Candidates can check the list of official exam centres as mentioned in this page below. It must be noted that candidates will be allotted exam centres as marked by them while filling up the application form of JAM 2018. However, the JAM 2018 Committee may add and/or drop any place as an examination centre at its own discretion. The exam centres will also be mentioned in admit card of JAM 2018. Candidates are advised to reach their JAM 2018 exam centres an hour before commencement of the examination. Biometric system of verification will be used. These will be captured before he/she sits for the JAM 2018 examination. Candidates should also make a note that once the JAM 2018 examination centre is allotted, it cannot be changed except in certain special cases.

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How to choose JAM Exam Centres 2018


The JAM 2018 examination is conducted through collaboration of eight zones listed below. Candidates should state their first, second and third choice cities at the time of applying for JAM 2018 exam centre. After they choose their first JAM 2018 exam centre, the zone gets determined and the candidates are supposed to choose the second JAM 2018 exam centre from the same zone. The third choice of JAM 2018 exam centre can be chosen from anywhere in India including the same zone. The JAM 2018 Committee reserves the right to drop or add a city depending on the number of candidates available at a listed City/Town.


A JAM 2018 exam centre once allotted will not be changed. A request for change of a centre within the same City/Town will not be permitted, however, a change of examination City/Town may be permitted if the request is raised within the stipulated time and after finishing the necessary formalities.


 Mentioned below is the list of exam centres for JAM 2018:


List of JAM 2018 Exam Cities:



IISc Bangalore

Bengaluru, Hubli, Hyderabad, Kannur, Kozhikode, Mangalore, Palakkad, Trissur

IIT Bombay

Ahmedabad, Goa, Mumbai, Nagpur, Nanded, Nasik, Pune, Vadodara

IIT Delhi

Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Greater Noida, Gurugram, Hisar, Indore, Jaipur, Jammu, Jodhpur, New Delhi

IIT Guwahati

Asansol-Durgapur, Dhanbad, Dibrugarh, Guwahati, Jorhat, Kalyani, Patna, Siliguri

IIT Kanpur

Agra, Allahabad, Bareilly, Bhopal, Kanpur, Lucknow, Varanasi

IIT Kharagpur

Bhubaneswar, Kharagpur, Kolkata, Raipur, Ranchi, Vijaywada, Visakhapatnam

IIT Madras

Chennai, Coimbatore, Ernakulam, Kollam, Kottayam, Madurai, Thiruvananthapuram, Tiruchirapalli, Tirunelveli, Warangal

IIT Roorkee

Dehradun, Jalandhar, Kurukshetra, NOIDA, Mohali, Moradabad, Roorkee

Highlights of JAM 2018 examination:

  • JAM 2018 will be conducted in online mode only on February 11, 2018.

  • There is no age restriction.

  • Biometric system of verification will be used.

  • Admission to most of the academic programmes at IISc Bangalore and IITs will be made on the basis of Rank in JAM 2018

  • There will be 7 test papers divided in to two sessions, where Session I will include– Mathematics, Biological Science, Physics and Session II will include Mathematical Statistics, Geology, Biotechnology & Chemistry.

  • Candidates can appear either for one paper or maximum for two papers, one from each session of JAM 2018..

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