What is JAM?

Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. programme popularly known as JAM is conducted on rotational basis by one of the 16 participating premier Institutes of India including Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, IIT Bhubaneswar, IIT Bombay, IIT Delhi, IIT Gandhinagar, IIT Guwahati, IIT Madras, IIT Patna, IIT Roorkee and IIT Ropar. The exam is condu..Read More

JAM Important Dates

Application Date
Application Date


05/Sep/2017 to 10/Oct/2017  12:00 AM to 11:59 PM

Admit Card Date
Admit Card Date



Exam Date
Exam Date


11/Feb/2018  10:00 AM

Result Date
Result Date



Application Date for JAM Admission
Application Date for JAM Admission


03/Apr/2018 to 17/Apr/2018  

03/Apr/2018 to 17/Apr/2018  

Counselling Date
Counselling Date


22/May/2018  11:00 AM Level: 1

12/Jun/2018  11:00 AM Level: 2

29/Jun/2018  11:00 AM Level: 3

JAM Application Details


  1. Click on the official link
  2. Click on ‘New User? Register here’ button provided in the bottom of the official application page of JAM
  3. Enter necessary details on the registration page of JAM
  4. Click on ‘Submit’ button in order to generate a registration id for JAM application form
  5. Provide information against all mandatory fields including number of test papers they wish to appear for, examination cities, date of birth, gender, parent’s name, nationality, category, communication address and qualify degree besides uploading photograph, signature and thumb impression
  6. Read the self-declaration form and click on ‘I accept the declaration’ check-box provided at the page
  7. Review the filled-in application form of JAM by clicking on ‘Save and View’ button
  8. Pay the application fee as per their selected category and choice of papers
  9. Download the application form that they have filled and take a print out of the same while saving a copy of the same for future correspondences



JAM Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidates should have secured at least 55% marks in aggregate of the subjects including languages and subsidiaries of all the years combined
  • However, those who belong to SC/ST and PwD categories need to secure at least 50% marks in aggregate of the subjects
  • Candidates must 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 participating institutes
  • As per the eligibility criteria of JAM, candidates need to submit their proof of qualifying the degree examinations to the admitting institute, failing to do so leads to cancellation of candidature


JAM Exam Fee

Modes of Payment

Credit Card
Debit Card
Net Banking
Demand Draft

JAM Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective



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srishti 2 days ago

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SrishtiLast Seen: 1 day 16 hours agoJoined on: 22-Apr-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation

Sir, i got 2444 rank in jam 2018 mathematics . can i get chance in NIT's ? iam general candidate .

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Tania 5 days ago

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TaniaLast Seen: 4 days 21 hours agoJoined on: 11-Sep-2016Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation

I will be appearing in Jam 2019 in Ph paper. I belong to sc category.How much do I have to score to get admission in msc geophysics in iitb?

I will be appearing in Jam 2019 in Ph paper. I belong to sc category. How much do I have to score to get admission in msc geophysics in iitb