JAM Exam Pattern 2019

JAM Exam Pattern JAM Exam Pattern 2019 – Indian Institute of Kharagpur has released the JAM 2019 exam pattern for JAM 2019 to be conducted by the institute. The exam pattern of JAM 2019 states the number of questions, total marks and the sections and the duration for each subject. Candidates can check here the JAM exam pattern 2019 for details. The exam paper for JAM 2019 will be divided into three sections containing 30, 10 and 20 questions respectively. Negative marking will be applicable only for section A. As for the negative marking,  for each wrong answer in the 1 mark question, 1/3 of marks will be deducted and for 2 marks questions, 2/3 marks will be deducted. No marks will be deducted for un-attempted questions. Each paper will have 60 question for a total of 100 marks. JAM 2019 is divided into two sessions which will be held from 9 am and 2 pm respectively. Joint Admission Test is conducted as part of the admissions to the various postgraduate programmes offered by the participating IIT’s.

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JAM Exam Pattern 2019

Given below is the detailed JAM 2019 exam pattern which mentions the number of questions, marking scheme, types of questions and the mode of exam. The question paper will be divided into three sections for all the subjects. The details pertaining each section is given below.

 

JAM Paper Pattern 2019 – Section-wise division

Sections/Types

Section A

Section B

Section C

Number of Questions

30

10

20

Duration

 Three hours

  

Marks

10 questions 1 mark

20 questions 2 marks

2 marks for each question

10 questions 1 marks

10 questions 2 marks

Negative Marking

1/3 of marks will be deducted and for 2 marks questions, 2/3 marks will be deducted

No negative marking

No negative marking

Types of Question

Multiple Choice

Multiple Choice

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Mode of Exam

Online

Online

Online

Total number of Question

60

Total Marks

100

JAM Exam Pattern 2019 – Papers, Sessions and Timing

 

JAM 2019 examination is divided into two sessions. The first session will start at 9 am while the second session will begin at 2 pm The list of papers under each session and their timings are given below.

 

JAM Subject Sessions and Timings

Papers

Session

Timings

Biotechnology (BT)

Session II

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

 Biological Sciences (BL)

Session I

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Chemistry (CY)

Session II

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Geology (GG)

Session II

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mathematical Statistics (MS)

Session II

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Mathematics (MA)

Session I

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Physics (PH)

Session I

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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Dev Pathak 2 days ago

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Tell me IIT JAM chemistry syllabus ?

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Sir if I have done b.sc ( mpc) in distance education, am I eligible to take JAM exam?

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Hello Lakshmi Narayana

Yes, you are eligible to apply

You can check the Eligibility criteria at https://university.careers360.com/articles/jam-eligibility-criteria

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Is there jam exam to do msc in computer science from iit or iisc

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Sumit 2 days ago

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Hello Ajay, 

Yes you need to appear for JAM and clear it with good scores to get a seat in MSC at IITs. 


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May I know the best coaching centres for iit jam Biotechnology in south india along with fee details

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Name the iit's which provides msc in biological Science by jam exam?

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