JAM Mock Test 2020 - IIT Kanpur has activated JAM 2020 mock test link on November 21, 2019, on its official website. Candidates who had appeared in Joint Admission Test for M.Sc programmes 2020 could practice the mock test of JAM 2020 by visiting the link provided by organizing institutes. It must be noted that candidates could attempt JAM mock test 2020 with pre-filled login credentials. IIT JAM 2020 mock test can be practiced by both registered and non-registered candidates of JAM 2020. The login credentials created during the registration process are not required for attempting IIT JAM mock test 2020. The link to solve JAM mock test is available below in the article as well as online throughout the year by previous organizing institutes. JAM 2020 mock test is available at free of cost which makes it easier for candidates to attempt the mock examination as many times as possible. Practising mock test of JAM gives candidates an idea about the format of the question paper, the difficulty level of exam, etc. JAM was conducted on February 9, 2020, in online mode. Read the article below to know more about JAM 2020 mock test and more.
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Visit the official link of JAM 2020
Select the test paper for attempting the mock test.
The JAM mock test login window along with pre-filled credentials will appear on the screen.
Click on "Sign in"
Read the general instructions and click on "Next"
Mark the declaration and click on " I am ready to begin"
Candidates can now start with their IIT JAM mock test.
Candidates will be able to see four options of a question from which the candidates need to select one. To save the answer, the candidates will have to click on “Save and Next”. If the candidates wish to deselect an answer, he or she will have to click on “Clear Response”. If the candidates wish to come back and change their answer, later on, they can click on “Mark for Review & Next”.
The total duration of the mock test is of three hours similar to the actual examination.
JAM Mock Test consists of 60 questions carrying a total of 100 marks.
Candidates get zero marks for every non-attempted questions.
In case of calculations to be done, candidates are provided with a virtual calculator on the screen.
The timing is mentioned and candidates need to attempt the exam in the stipulated time.
Candidates need to answer all the questions in the given time limit only. No extra time will be given.
Candidates can check previous year JAM sample papers and practice them as much as they can. Solving sample papers helps candidates familiarize themselves with the type of questions and the JAM exam pattern. Sample paper of JAM 2020 helps candidates to manage time during the entrance examination.
How to Prepare for JAM 2020
It is very important for the aspirants of Joint Admission Test for M.Sc programmes to formulate a preparation strategy for the entrance examination. Before starting on with the preparation, candidates are advised to go through the complete syllabus of JAM 2020 for their desired programmes. Preparation plays a very crucial role for qualifying any examination. So, a lot of emphasis must be laid on deciding how to prepare for IIT JAM 2020. The candidates are advised to solve mock test and sample papers of JAM 2020 after completing the syllabus. There are few books suggested for the preparation of JAM 2020 for each test subjects which candidates must read to study for the entrance test. In this section, we have listed few good books which can be very helpful in JAM 2020 preparation.
Functions of One Variable
Mathematical Analysis - S.C. MalikMathematical Analysis – ApostolPrinciple of Mathematical Analysis - Rudi
Functions of Two Real Variables
Mathematical Analysis - H.C. MalikCalculus - Thomas & FinnyIntegral Calculus- Gorakh Prasad
Geometry & Vectors – VasishthaCalculus – Thomas & Finny
Ordinary Differential Equations - Earl.A.CoddingtonElementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems - Boyce-DiprimaOrdinary Differential Equation - Peter J. Collins, G.F. Simmons, M.D. Raisinghania
Real Analysis – H. L. Royden
Scaum's SeriesGilbert Strang – Linear Algebra & its applicationsModern Algebra – A.R. VasishthaUniversity Algebra – N.S. Gopalakrishan
Books and Authors
Atomic and Molecular Structure
Theory of Gases
Physical Chemistry–Peter W. Atkins
Physical Chemistry–Puri, Sharma, Pathania
Basic Mathematical Concepts
Differential Equation & Matrices–Shanti Narayan
Engineering Mathematics–B.S. Grewal
Physical Chemistry–Thomas Engel & Phillip Reid
Basic Physical Chemistry–Peter W. Atkins
Surface Chemistry–A. Goel
Introduction to Surface Chemistry & Catalysis–Gabor A. Somorjai
Chemical and Phase Equilibria
Principals of Chemical Equilibrium & Phase Rule–K.G. Denbigh
Phase Rule–Gurdeep Raj
An Introduction to Electrochemistry–Samuel Glasstone
Electrochemistry–Philip H. Rieger
A text book of Physical Chemistry (Vol-III)-K. L. Kapoor
Chemical Kinetics–Keith J. Laidler
A text book of Physical Chemistry (Vol-V)-K. L. Kapoor
Solid State–Peter W. Atkins
Solid State Physics–R.K. Puri & V.K.Babbar
Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry
Stereochemistry Conformation and Mechanism-P.S. Kalsi
Stereochemistry of Organic Compound-E. L. Eliel
Organic Chemistry (Vol-I)-I. L. Finar
Natural Products Chemistry
Organic Chemistry (Vol-II)-I. L. Finar
Organic Reaction Mechanism and Synthetic Applications
Organic Chemistry-Clayden, Greeves, Warner and Wothers
Organic Chemistry-T.W. Graham Solomons
Organic Chemistry-Morrison & Boyd
Qualitative Organic Analysis
Qualitative organic Analysis
Qualitative Organic Analysis-A. I. Vogel
Quantitative Inorganic Analysis-A. I. Vogel
Chemical Bonding and Shapes of Compounds
Inorganic Chemistry-J. E. Huheey
Inorganic Chemistry-Meissler & Tarr
Inorganic Chemistry–Shriver & Atkins
Inorganic Chemistry–James E. Huheey, E.A. Keiter, R. L. Keiter, O. K. Medhi
Instrumental Methods of Analysis
Instrumental method-Skoog, Holler & Crouch
Concise Inorganic Chemistry-J. D. Lee
Basic Inorganic Chemistry-F. A. Cotton & Wilkinson
Main Group Elements (s and p blocks)
Transition Metals (d block)
Physical Geology – MukherjeeGeodynamic Evolution of India - K S Valdiya
Palaeoecology: Ecosystems, Environments and Evolution by Brenchley, P. J., and Harper, D. A. T
Introduction to Palaeontology by Arnold
Mineralogy - Dexter Perkins/ Cornelis Klein
Optical Mineralogy by Paul F. Kerr
Optical mineralogy by P. K. Verma
Structural Geology - Prof. Haakon Fossen
Structural Geology - S.K. Ghosh/ Billings/ Davis
Geomorphology- M. J. SelbyIntroduction to Geomorphology by Kale, VS and Gupta, ARemote Sensing Geology by Gupta R.P
Fundamentals of Historical Geology and Stratigraphy of India by Ravindra Kumar
Stratigraphic principles and practice by Weller, J.M
Industrial minerals and rocks of India by Deb
Economic Mineral Deposits by Bateman, A.M. and Jensen, M.L
Ore deposits of India their distribution and processing by Gokhale, K.V.G.K. and Rao
An Introduction to Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology by John D. Winter
Igneous Petrology by Bose M.K
Hydrogeology - Todd and Karanth
Ground water by H.M.Ragunath
Engineering Geology - Krynine and Judd
Engineering Geology - K.M.Bhangar
How to Prepare for JAM 2020 Mathematical Statistics
Mathematical Analysis - Apostol
Mathematical Analysis -S.C.Malik
Principle of Mathematical Analysis - Rudi
Sequences and Series
Ordinary Differential Equation: Peter J. Collins, G.F. Simmons, M.D. Raisinghania
Vector Calculus: Murray R. Spiegel (Schaum's), A.R.Vasishtha
Integral Calculus: F. Ayres (Schaum's), Gorakh Prasad
An introduction to probability and statistics: V.K. Rohatgi
Introduction to Mathematical statistics: Hogg & Craig
Introduction to the theory of statistics: Mod & Graybill
Fundamentals of Mathematical statistics: S.C. Gupta & V.K. Kapoor
Testing of Hypotheses
Name of book
Voet & Voet
Irwin H. Segel
Mount David W.
Essential Cell Biology
Bruce Alberts, Dennis Bray, Alexander D Johnson, Julian Lewis, Martin Raff, Keith Roberts, Peter Walter
Molecular Cell Biology
Harvey Lodish, Arnold Berk, Chris A. Kaiser, Monty Krieger, Matthew P. Scott, Anthony Bretscher, Hidde Ploegh, Paul Matsudaira
Scott F. Gilbert, Susan R. Singer
Sambrook and Russel
Principles of Gene Manipulation
Sandy B. Primrose, Richard Twyman, Bob Old
Thomas J. Kindt, Barbara A. Osborne, Richard Goldsby
Abbas and Litchmann
Joanne Willey, Linda Sherwood, Chris Woolverton
Michael Pelczar Jr.
Molecular Biology of the Gene
James D. Watson, Tania A. Baker, Stephen P. Bell, Alexander Gann, Michael Levine, Richard Losick
Genetics (Benjamin/Cummings Series in the Life Sciences)
Peter J. Russell
Schaum's Outlines seriesMathematical Methods for Physics & Engineering: Riley, Hobson & Bence
Electricity and Magnetism
Introduction to Electrodynamics: David J. GriffithsElectricity & Magnetism: B.Ghosh
Mechanics and General Properties of Matter
Quantum Mechanics - By Zetili / Griffith / Schaums SeriesQuantum Mechanics - MC JainClassical Mechanics- Kepler or Barclays, and HJ Pain
Molecular and Atomic Physics - By Rajkumar / White
Kinetic theory, Thermodynamics
Thermodynamics- Zemanski Dittman, Saha Srivastava/ F. W. Sears and G. L. Salinger
Oscillations, Waves and Optics
Optics - By Ghatak/ Brijlal and Subhramanyam
Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics
Solid State Physics - By Kittel / M A Omar / S O PillaiSemiconductor and Electronics - By Boylested /Gaekwad
Candidates can take the mock test by visiting the official website of IIT JAM 2020. The JAM mock test 2020 is available from November 21, 2019.
There is no restriction in the number of attempts a candidate can make in JAM 2020 mock test.
The JAM 2020 mock test link has been activated on November 21 and is available on the JAM 2020 official website.
Yes, candidates have a provision of an online virtual calculator.
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For the year 2020 through iit jam iit kharagpur provides the biomedical sciences course which is of integrated nature -
The courses offered in biomedical sciences are-
2) Nuclear Medicine
3) Molecular Medical Microbiology
All these courses are Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D.
Hope this helps.
For the year 2020 following courses are available in iit jam to do msc.
1) M.Sc. Biotechnology
2) Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Molecular Medical Microbiology
3) M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering
iit jam exam is conducted
to take admission in M.Sc. (Two Years), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-UG Degrees Programmes at the IITs of India and Integrated PhD Degree Programmes at IISc, Bangalore.
The eligibility of mathematics at class 10+2 level depend on course in which you want to take admission. For example if you want to take admission to Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Molecular Medical Microbiology for this courses it is not necessary that you have math at 10+2 level. However for the course M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering it is compulsory to have mathematics at 10+2 level.
Yes, a pure PCB student can attempt IIT JAM Examination.
IIT-JAM is an entrance exam conducted by different IITs every year for admission of students in the M.Sc. program in any of the discipline in which you have pursued Bachelor's of Science.
For a GEN/OBC student 55%, or 5.55 out of 10 aggregate marks in their qualifying degree are required to attempt IIT JAM.
For a SC/ST/PWD student 50%, or 5.0 out of 10 aggregate marks in their qualifying degree are required to attempt IIT JAM.
As mentioned above, if you have done your B.Sc through Biology subjects than also you can attempt IIT JAM and take admission for M.Sc. Biotechnology and Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences and many more.
Moreover, the more M.Sc. courses are available for a Mathematics student.
You may refer to this
for more information about IIT JAM Eligibility Criteria 2020.
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To prepare for IIT jam, you should be well aware of exam pattern and syllabus.
IIT JAM entrance exam is held in computer-based mode, in two sessions - Session 1 and Session 2. The JAM exam 2020 includes three sections - Section A, Section B, Section C. Total questions that will be asked are 60 for a total of 100 marks. Candidates may note that questions will be of multiple-choice and numerical answer type questions.
Since there are many topics, the candidates will be needed to make a table dividing the topics and subjects and allowing them a specific amount of time to go through.
Prepare notes - Preparing notes, both short and long, will help a lot in revising the topics at the end or whenever it is needed.
exam pattern in mind - The candidates must learn in a smart way by dedicating most of their to the topics which carry more marks. The candidates are suggested to make a priority list, giving those topics the utmost priority which carries more marks than others.
Practicemakes a candidate perfect - Since practising is the most important preparation one can do for their JAM paper, the candidates must focus on practice each and every question available. The sample papers of JAM are available on the website which will help make the candidates acquainted with the actual exam paper and understand the JAM exam 2020 pattern as well.
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