JAM Merit List 2020
Updated on Aug 5, 2019 - 12:25 p.m. IST by Vishwas Garia

JAM Merit List 2020 - The merit list of JAM 2020 will be released on March 20, 2020 in online mode at joaps.iitkgp.ac.in along with the declaration of result. To check the IIT JAM merit list 2020, candidates need to enter their login credentials including enrolment ID and password. Candidates will be able to check their ranks in the merit list of IIT JAM 2020 based on their performance in the entrance examination. Candidates whose name will be shortlisted on IIT JAM 2020 merit list need to fill the admission form for admissions in various participating colleges. The admission form of IIT JAM 2020 will be released on April 9, 2020. JAM Test was conducted on February 9, 2020 in different time slots depending upon the course applied for. Read the article below to know more details on IIT JAM Merit list 2020 including cut off marks, result, important dates and more.

JAM Merit List 2020 – Important Dates



JAM 2020 Examination

February 9, 2020

Declaration of Results/ Merit List of JAM

March 20, 2020 (To be released)

Scorecard release

April 3, 2020

Admission form release

April 9, 2020

Submission of Admission Form closed

April 22, 2020

Last Date for receipt of the request for change of category in proper format/ rectification

May 4, 2020

1st Admission List

June 1, 2020

Last Date for payment of Seat Booking Fee through online process for First Admission List

Second week of June 2020

2nd Admission List

June 16, 2020

Deadline for deciding on Admission offer and payment of Seat Booking Fees for the Second list

Fourth week of June 2020

Withdrawal option open from

First to Fourth week of June 2020

3rd and Final Admission List

June 29, 2020

Deadline for deciding on Admission offer and payment of seat booking fee

First week of July 2020

How to Check JAM Merit List 2020

Candidates must check the steps given below to know the steps to check the merit list of JAM 2020

  • Click on the official link (the link will be active as soon as the merit list is officially published)

  • Enter the enrolment ID and password

  • Calculate the below given arithmetic problem and enter the result.

  • Click on “Submit”

  • The JAM 2020 merit list will be displayed on the screen along with the rank and other necessary information.

Details mentioned on JAM 2020 Merit List

  • Name of the candidate

  • Rank

  • Qualifying Marks

  • All India Rank

  • Cut Off Marks

  • Category Wise Rank

  • Course applied for

  • Category of candidate

JAM Result 2020

After the entrance examination gets conducted, the result of JAM 2020 will be declared on March 20, 2020. The IIT JAM 2020 result will be available in online mode. Candidates can check JAM entrance exam result 2020 by using their login credentials. The scorecard of JAM 2020 will be available from April 3, 2020.

JAM Cut Off 2020

IIT Kanpur will release the cut off of JAM 2020 separately for various subjects along with the merit list. JAM cut off 2020 will vary depending upon the category of the candidate. i.e, General, SC, ST, OBC-NCL and PwD. The admissions to the various participating and result sharing colleges of JAM depends upon the cut off marks for different subjects. IIT JAM 2020 cut off mentions the minimum marks required to qualify the entrance examination.

JAM 2019 Cutoff

















Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - JAM Merit List 2020

Question: What after JAM 2020 merit list declaration?


Candidates need to download the score card of JAM exam after the declaration of merit list. The score card will is an essential document for JAM 2020 counselling process.

Question: What are the factors which decides the merit list of IIT JAM 2020?


JAM merit list 2020 depends on many factors including number of applicants, difficulty level of question paper, cut off marks, etc.

Question: I have forgotten my JOAPS password. How can i check the JAM 2020 merit list?


Candidates can click on "Forgot enrolment ID or password" available in JOAPS portal to retrieve the new password. After creating a new password, candidates can check the merit list of JAM 2020.

Question: How is the All India Merit List of JAM 2020 prepared?


For each test paper, All India Merit List will be prepared based on AIR. The number of candidates included in All India Merit List will depend on the total number of seats available in each category. 

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Iit jam maths ka syllabus kya hai?

Papeya Dubey Student Expert 27th Feb, 2020

IIT JAM Syllabus for Mathematics is as follows;

Sequences and Series of Real Numbersincludes topic such asSequences and series of real numbers, Convergent and divergent sequences, bounded and monotone sequences, Convergence criteria for sequences of real numbers, Cauchy sequences, absolute and conditional convergence; Tests of convergence for series of positive terms comparison test, ratio test, root test; Leibnitz test for convergence of alternating series

Functions of One Variableincludes topic such asLimit, continuity, differentiation, Rolles Theorem, Mean value theorem. Taylor's theorem. Maxima and minima.

Functions of Two Real Variablesincludes topic such as Limit, continuity, partial derivatives, differentiability, maxima and minima. Method of Lagrange multipliers, Homogeneous functions including Eulers theorem

Integral Calculus includes topic such asIntegration as the inverse process of differentiation, definite integrals and their properties, Fundamental theorem of integral calculus. Double and triple integrals, change of order of integration. Calculating surface areas and volumes using double integrals and applications. Calculating volumes using triple integrals and applications.


what is complete booklist for iit jam mathematics?

Nikki Nair 26th Feb, 2020

Hello Aspirant

For IIT jam you can refer some of the following books listed below

1.Linear algebra Sheldon Axler

2.Linear algebra samvedna publications

3.calculus Gorakh Prasad

4.vector calculus by Murray

5.Mathematical analysis by Binmore

6.Real analysis HL Royden

7.Differential equation GF Simmons

8.A textbook on statistics  C A  Weatherban

9.Solved paper by arihant publicantions

I hope this helps



If my final year exams will be after some days of iit jam exams can i give iit jam or not?

Smrity 26th Feb, 2020

Yes, you can give the IIT JAM even if your final year exams are days after IIt jam exam.

It has the provision for students who are studying in the final year to apply for the exam and take it.

To check out other eligibilty criteria for taking the iit jam you can check out this link:


All the best!


what is opening and closing ranks and on what basis the candidates will be selected in a particular range of opening and closing ranks in IIT JAM ?

Hrisheekesh Singh 25th Feb, 2020

Hi Sudheer,

The criteria through which the opening and closing ranks of IIT JAM Examination are decided is as follows:-

  • Number of seats.
  • Number of students appearing in the exam
  • Difficulty level of exam
  • Previous year cutoff trends

You should refer to this article for opening and closing ranks in IIT JAM of every single IIT.

I hope this information helps you.

Good Luck!


I am reading in BSc 2nd semester department of Mathematics in Vidyasagar University. I prepare for JAM exam. please suggest book least for this exam.....

Sarthak Dhiman 25th Feb, 2020

Hello Aspirant.

You currently have a lot of time to prepare well for your JAM examination. Some of the books best for this examination are.

1. Integral Calculus by F. Ayres

2. Linear algebra by Seymour Lipschitz

3. Real Analysis by HL Roden

You can also buy for revision mathematics book by Arihant publication. It'll help you a lot.

Best of luck !

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