About JAM 2019

JAM also known as the Joint Admission Test for M.Sc Programmes is an entrance exam conducted for the admission to the postgraduate science programmes offered in 18 IITs and IISc Bangalore. JAM 2019 will be conducted on February 10, 2019. JAM 2019 is the M.Sc. admission test for a number of programmes including M.Sc, Joint M.Sc-Ph.D, M.Sc Ph.D dual programme, integrated PhD, M.Sc-M.Tech and M.Sc-M.S (Research) in as many as 18 IITs and IISc Bangalore. IIT Kharagpur has announced JAM 2019 notification on August 14, 2018. According to the official notification of JAM 2019, the application will begin on September 5, 2018. IIT Kharagpur has also opened the correction window which will be available from October 25, 2018 to October 30, 2018. With the help of the correction window, candidates will be able to change their test centres/gender/category by paying an additional fee. JAM is a computer-based online examination conducted for a duration of three hours. The candidates appearing JAM 2019 can check their results on March 20, 2019. After the results of JAM 2019 are declared candidates who have qualified will be called for the counselling process after filling the Admission Forms from April 11, 2019, until April 24, 2019. IIT Kharagpur will release three admission lists the first of which will be released on June 3, 2019. 

Exam level: National Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Duration 3 Hours

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JAM 2019 Important Dates

20 Feb, 2019 - 25 Feb, 2019 Answer Key - Response sheets | Mode: Online
25 Feb, 2019 Answer Key | Mode: Online
20 Mar, 2019 Result | Mode: Online
11 Apr, 2019 - 24 Apr, 2019 Counselling - Admission Form | Mode: Online
03 Jun, 2019 Counselling - First Admission List | Mode: Online
18 Jun, 2019 Counselling - Second Admission List | Mode: Online
01 Jul, 2019 Counselling - Third Admission List | Mode: Online
09 Jan, 2019 - 10 Feb, 2019 Others - Mock test | Mode: Online
07 Jan, 2019 - 10 Feb, 2019 Admit Card | Mode: Online
01 Sep, 2018 - 12 Oct, 2018 Application | Mode: Online
25 Oct, 2018 - 30 Oct, 2018 Others - Application Correction Window | Mode: Online
10 Feb, 2019 Exam - Session One 9 AM-12 PM | Mode: Online
12 Aug, 2018 Advertisement - Official Notification | Mode: Online
10 Feb, 2019 Exam - Session Two 2 PM-5 PM | Mode: Online

JAM 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has released the eligibility criteria of JAM 2019 to be conducted. Candidates interested o take admissions to the different M.Sc programmes offered by the participating institutes must make sure to meet the eligibility criteria mentioned by IIT Kharagpur.

As per the eligibility released candidates belonging to the general category must have a minimum of 55 per cent or 5.5 aggregate out of 10 in their qualifying degree examination. Candidates belonging to the reserved category (SC/ST/) must score a minimum of 50 per cent marks or 5.0 out of 10 aggregate in the qualifying examination.

JAM 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online Male ₹ 1500
OBC Online Female, Male ₹ 750
OBC, SC, ST Online Transgender ₹ 750
General PWD Online Female, Transgender, Male ₹ 750

The application forms for JAM 2019 will be available online from September 5, 2018. Candidates must make sure to fill up and submit the application form on or before October 1, 2018. The following details are to be entered in the application form - 

  • Personal Details
  • Exam Centre Details
  • Academic Details

While filling the application form it is mandatory for the candidates to upload the following documents

  •   Class 10 mark sheet
  •   Class 12 mark sheet
  •   Qualifying degree certificate   
  •    Photograph 
  •    Signature

IIT JAM 2019 Application Form Fee    

            

Category

        
            

Application fee amount

        
            

Application For for two Subjects 

        
  General/ OBC                    

Rs. 1500 

        
            

Rs.2100

        
            

SC/ST/PwD

        
            

Rs. 750 

        
            

Rs. 1050

        
            

Female (all categories)

        
            

Rs. 750 

        
            

Rs. 1050

        


Note - IIT Kharagpur has opened the application correction window with the help of which candidates can change their test centres/gender/category in the application form. The correction window will be available from October 25, 2018 to October 30, 2018. Candidates will be able to carry out the corrections by paying an additional fee.

JAM 2019 Syllabus

JAM Biological Sciences

Biological science
General biology Taxonomy of plants and animals
Pro and eukaryotic organisms
Cell organelles and their function
Multicellular organization
General physiology
Energy transformations
Internal transport systems of plants and animals
Photosynthesis
Respiration
Regulation of body fluids and excretory mechanisms
Reproductive biology
Plant and animal hormones and their action
Nervous systems
Animal behavior
Plant and animal diseases
Mendelian genetics and heredity
Basics of developmental biology
Biology of populations and communities
Evolution
Basic principles of ecology
Genesis and diversity of organisms
Basics of biochemistry, molecular biology, biophysics Buffers
Trace elements in biological systems
Enzymes and proteins
Vitamins
Biological oxidations
Photosynthesis
Carbohydrates and lipids and their metabolism
Digestion and absorption
Detoxifying mechanisms
Nucleic acids
Nucleic acid metabolism
Nature of gene and its function
Genetic code
Synthesis of nucleic acids and proteins
Regulation of gene expression
Operons
Structure of biomolecules
Intra and intermolecular forces
Thermodynamics and kinetics of biological systems
Enzyme mechanisms and kinetics
Principles of x-ray diffraction
Ir and uv spectroscopy
Analytical and biochemical techniques
Microbiology, cell biology and immunology Classification of microorganisms and their characterization
Nutrient requirement for growth
Laboratory techniques in microbiology
Pathogenic microorganisms and disease
Applied microbiology
Viruses and fungi
Microbial genetics
Cell theory
Cell architecture
Cell division
Types of chromosome structure
Biochemical genetics-inborn errors of metabolisms
Innate and adaptive immunity
Antigen antibodies
Principles of processes of development
Mathematical sciences Mathematical sciences like algebraic, exponential, trigonometric and their derivatives and integrals of simple functions
Permutations and combinations
Basic probability and volumetric calculations

JAM Chemistry

Chemistry
Physical chemistry
Basic mathematical concepts Functions of maxima and minima
Integrals
Ordinary differential equations
Vectors and matrices
Elementary statistics and probability theory
Atomic and molecular structure Fundamental particles
Bohr’s theory of hydrogen atom
Wave particle duality
Uncertainty principle
Schrödinger’s wave equation
Quantum numbers
Shapes of orbitals
Hund’s rule and pauli’s exclusion principle
Electronic configuration of simple homonuclear diatomic molecules
Theory of gases Equation of state for ideal and non-ideal van der waals of gases
Kinetic theory of gases
Maxwell
Boltzmann distribution law
Equipartition of energy
Solid State Crystals and crystal systems
X rays
Nacl and kcl structures
Close packing
Atomic and ionic radii
Radius ratio rules
Lattice energy
Born haber cycle
Isomorphism
Heat capacity of solids
Chemical thermodynamics Reversible and irreversible processes
First law and its application to ideal and nonideal gases
Thermochemistry
Second law
Entropy and free energy
Criteria for spontaneity
Chemical and phase equilibria Law of mass action
Kp, kc, kx and kn
Effect of temperature on k
Ionic equilibria in solutions
Ph and buffer solutions
Hydrolysis
Solubility product
Phase equilibria
Phase rule and its application to one-component and two-component systems
Colligative properties
Electrochemistry Conductance and its applications
Transport number
Galvanic cells
Emf and free energy
Concentration cells with and without transport
Polarography
Debey
Huckel
Onsagar theory of strong electrolytes
Chemical kinetics
Reactions of various order
Arrhenius equation
Collision theory
Transition state theory
Chain reactions
Normal and branched
Enzyme kinetics
Photochemical processes
Catalysis
Adsorption Gibbs adsorption equation
Adsorption isotherm
Types of adsorption
Surface area of adsorbents
Surface films on liquids
Spectroscopy Beer lambert law
Fundamental concepts of rotational
Vibrational
Electronic and magnetic resonance spectroscopy
Organic chemistry Basic concepts in organic chemistry and stereochemistry
Electronic effects like resonance, inductive, hyperconjugation and steric effects and its applications of acid or base property
Optical isomerism in compounds with and without any stereocenters (allenes, biphenyls)
Conformation of acyclic systems of substituted ethane or npropane or n butane and cyclic systems of mono- and di-substituted cyclohexanes
Organic reaction mechanism and synthetic applications
Chemistry of reactive intermediates of carbocations, carbanions, free radicals, carbenes, nitrenes, benzynes etc
Hofmann curtius lossen rearrangement
Wolff rearrangement
Simmons smit reaction
Reimer tiemann reaction
Michael reaction
Darzens reaction
Wittig reaction and mcmurry reaction
Pinacol pinacolone
Favorskii
Benzilic acid rearrangement
Dienone phenol rearrangement
Baeyer villeger reaction
Oxidation and reduction reactions in organic chemistry
Organometallic reagents in organic synthesis like grignard, organolithium and organocopper
Diels alder
Electrocyclic and sigmatropic reactions
Functional group inter-conversions and structural problems using chemical reactions
Qualitative organic analysis
Identification of functional groups by chemical tests
Elementary uv, ir and 1h nmr spectroscopic techniques as tools for structural elucidation
Natural products chemistry
Chemistry of alkaloids
Steroids
Terpenes
Carbohydrates
Amino acids
Peptides and nucleic acids
Aromatic and heterocyclic chemistry
Monocyclic
Bicyclic and tricyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
And monocyclic compounds with one hetero atom
Synthesis
Reactivity and properties
Inorganic chemistry Periodic table
Periodic classification of elements and periodicity in properties
General methods of isolation and purification of eliments
Types of bonding of chemical bonding and shapes of compounds
Vsepr theory and shapes of molecules
Hybridization
Dipole moment
Ionic solids
Structure of nacl
Cscl
Diamond and graphite
Lattice energy
Main group elements (s and p blocks)
General concepts on group relationships and gradation in properties
Transition metals (d block)
Structure of electron deficient compounds involving main group elements
Characteristics of 3d elements
Oxide
Hydroxide and salts of first row metals
Coordination complexes
Structure
Isomerism
Reaction mechanism and electronic spectra
Vb, mo and crystal field theoretical approaches for structure
Color and magnetic properties of metal complexes
Organometallic compounds having ligands with back bonding capabilities such as metal carbonyls
Carbenes
Nitrosyls and metallocene
Homogenous catalysis
Bioinorganic chemistry
Essentials and trace elements of life
Basic reactions in the biological systems and the role of metal ions
Especially fe2+, fe3+, cu2+ and zn2+
Structure and function of hemoglobin and myoglobin and carbonic anhydrase
Instrumental methods of analysis
Basic principles
Instrumentations and simple applications of conductometry
Potentiometry and uv-vis spectrophotometry
Analysis of water
Air and soil samples
Analytical chemistry
Principles of qualitative and quantitative analysis
Acid base
Oxidation
Reduction and complexometric titrations using edta
Precipitation reactions
Use of indicators
Use of organic reagents in inorganic analysis
Radioactivity
Nuclear reactions
Applications of isotopes

JAM Geology

Geology
The planet earth Origin of the solar system and the earth
Geosphere and the composition of the earth
Shape and size of the earth
Earth moon system
Formation of continents and oceans
Dating rocks and age of the earth
Volcanism and volcanic landforms
Interior of earth
Earthquakes
Earth’s magnetism and gravity
Isostasy
Elements of plate tectonics
Orogenic cycles
Weathering and erosion in geomorphology
Transportation and deposition due to wind, ice, river, sea, and resulting landforms
Structurally controlled landforms
Structural geology Concept of stratum
Contour
Outcrop patterns
Maps and cross sections
Dip and strike
Classification and origin of folds
Classification and origin of faults
Classification and origin of joints
Classification and origin of unconformities
Classification and origin of foliations and lineations
Shear zones
Stereographic and equal area projections of planes and lines
Computation of true thickness of beds from outcrops and bore-holes
Palaeontology Major steps in the evolution of life forms
Fossils
Their mode of preservation and utility
Morphological characters
Major evolutionary trends and ages of important groups of animals
Brachiopoda
Mollusca
Trilobita
Graptolitoidea
Anthozoa
Echinodermata
Gondwana plant fossils
Elementary idea of verterbrate fossils in india.
Stratigraphy Principles of stratigraphy
Classification of litho
Classification of chrono and biostratigraphic
Distribution and classification of the stratigraphic horizons of india from archaean to recent
Mineralogy Symmetry and forms in common crystal classes
Physical properties of minerals
Isomorphism and polymorphism
Classification of minerals
Structure of silicates
Mineralogy of common rock forming minerals
Mode of occurrence of minerals in rocks
Transmitted polarised light microscopy and optical properties of uniaxial and biaxial minerals
Petrology Definition and classification of rocks
Igneous rocks forms of igneous bodies
Crystallization from magma
Classification of association and genesis of igneous rocks
Classification of sedimentary rocks
Texture and structure
Size and shape of sedimentary bodies
Clasification of metamorphic rocks
Facies
Zones and texture
Characteristic mineral assemblages of pelites in the barrovian zones and mafic rocks in common facies
Economic geology Properties of common economic minerals
General processes of formation of mineral deposits
Physical characters
Mode of occurrence and distribution in india both of metallic and non-metallic mineral deposits
Coal and petroleum occurrences in india
Ground water in applied geology
Principles of engineering geology

JAM Mathematics

Mathematics
Sequences and series of real numbers Sequence of real numbers
Convergence of sequences
Bounded and monotone sequences
Convergence criteria for sequences of real numbers
Cauchy sequences
Subsequences
Bolzano weierstrass theorem
Series of real numbers
Absolute convergence
Tests of convergence for series of positive terms in comparison test
Tests of convergence for series of positive terms in ratio test
Tests of convergence for series of positive terms in root test
Leibniz test for convergence of alternating series
Functions of one real variable Limit
Continuity
Intermediate value property
Differentiation
Rolle’s Theorem
mean value theorem
L hospital rule
Taylor s theorem
Maxima and Minima
Functions of two or three real variables Limit
Continuity
Partial derivatives
Differentiability
Maxima and Minima
Integral calculus Integration as the inverse process of differentiation
Definite integrals and their properties
Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
Double and triple integrals
Change of order of integration
Calculating surface areas and volumes using double integrals
Calculating volumes using triple integrals
Fundamental theorems of integral calculus
Applications of definite integrals
Arc lengths
Areas and volumes
Differential Equations Ordinary differential equations of the first order of the form y'=f(x,y)
Bernoulli’s equation
Exact differential equations
Integrating factor
Orthogonal trajectories
Homogeneous differential equations
Variable separable equations
Linear differential equations of second order with constant coefficients
Method of variation of parameters
Cauchy-euler equation
Vector Calculus Scalar and vector fields
Gradient
Divergence
Curl
Line integrals
Surface integrals
Green
Stokes and gauss theorems
Group theory Groups
Subgroups
Abelian groups
Non-abelian groups
Cyclic groups
Permutation groups
Normal subgroups
Lagrange's theorem for finite groups
Group homomorphisms and basic concepts of quotient groups
Linear algebra Finite dimensional vector spaces
Linear independence of vectors
Basis
Dimension
Linear transformations
Matrix representation
Range space
Null space
Rank nullity theorem
Rank and inverse of a matrix
Determinant
Solutions of systems of linear equations
Consistency conditions
Eigenvalues and eigenvectors for matrices
Cayley hamilton theorem
Real analysis Interior points
Limit points
Open sets
Closed sets
Bounded sets
Connected sets
Compact sets
Completeness of r. power series
Taylor s series
Radius and interval of convergence
Term wise differentiation and integration of power series
Sequences and Series Convergence of sequences of real numbers
Comparison
Root and ratio tests for convergence of series of real numbers
Differential calculus limits
Continuity and differentiability of functions of one and two variables
Rolle's theorem
Mean value theorems
Taylor's theorem
Indeterminate forms
Maxima and minima of functions of one and two variables
Matrices Rank
Inverse of a matrix
systems of linear equations
Linear transformations
eigenvalues and eigenvectors
Cayley hamilton theorem
Symmetric
Skew symmetric and orthogonal matrices

JAM Mathematical Statistics

Statistics
Probability Axiomatic definition of probability and properties
Conditional probability
Multiplication rule
Theorem of total probability
Bayes’ theorem and independence of events
Random variables Probability mass function
Probability density function and cumulative distribution functions
Distribution of a function of a random variable
Mathematical expectation
Moments and moment generating function
Chebyshev's inequality
Standard distributions Binomial
Negative binomial
Geometric
Poisson
Hypergeometric
Uniform
Exponential
Gamma
Beta and normal distributions
Poisson and normal approximations of a binomial distribution
Joint distributions Joint
Marginal and conditional distributions
Distribution of functions of random variables
Joint moment generating function
Product moments
Correlation
Simple linear regression
Independence of random variables
Sampling distributions Chi-square
T and f distributions and their properties
Limit theorems Weak law of large numbers
Central limit theorem
Estimation Unbiasedness
Consistency and efficiency of estimators
Method of moments
Method of maximum likelihood
Sufficiency
Factorization theorem
Completeness
Rao blackwell and lehmann-scheffe theorems
Uniformly minimum variance unbiased estimators
Rao cramer inequality
Confidence intervals for the parameters of univariate normal
Two independent normal
One parameter exponential distributions
Testing of hypotheses Basic concepts
Applications of neyman-pearson lemma for testing simple and composite hypotheses
Likelihood ratio tests for parameters of univariate normal distribution

JAM Physics

Physics
Mathematical methods Calculus of single and multiple variables
Partial derivatives
Jacobian
Imperfect and perfect differentials
Taylor expansion
Fourier series
Vector Algebra
Vector calculus
multiple integrals
Divergence theorem
Green s theorem
Stokes theorem
First order equations
Linear second order differential equations with constant coefficients
Matrices and determinants
Algebra of complex numbers
Mechanics and general properties of matter Newton’s laws of motion and its applications
Velocity and acceleration in cartesian
Polar and cylindrical coordinate systems
Uniformly rotating frame
Centrifugal and coriolis forces
Motion under a central force
Kepler’s laws
Gravitational law and field
Conservative and non conservative forces
System of particles
Center of mass
Equation of motion of the cm
Conservation of linear and angular momentum
Conservation of energy
Variable mass systems
Elastic and inelastic collisions
Rigid body motion
Fixed axis rotations
Rotation and translation
Moments of inertia and products of inertia
Parallel and perpendicular axes theorem
Principal moments and axes
Kinematics of moving fluids
Equation of continuity
Euler s equation
Bernoulli s theorem
Oscillations waves and optics Differential equation for simple harmonic oscillator and its general solution
Superposition of two or more simple harmonic oscillators
Lissajous figures
Damped and forced oscillators
Resonance
Wave equation
Traveling and standing waves in one dimension
Energy density and energy transmission in waves
Group velocity and phase velocity
Sound waves in media
Doppler effect
Fermat’s principle
General theory of image formation
Thick lens, thin lens and lens combinations
Interference of light
Optical path retardation
Fraunhofer diffraction
Rayleigh criterion and resolving power
Diffraction gratings
Linear polarisation
Circular polarisation
Elliptic polarization
Double refraction and optical rotation
Electricity and magnetism Coulomb’s law
Gauss’s law
Electric field and potential
Electrostatic boundary conditions
Solution of laplace’s equation for simple cases
Conductors
Capacitors
Dielectrics
Dielectric polarization
Volume and surface charges
Electrostatic energy
Biot savart law
Ampere’s law
Faraday’s law of electromagnetic induction
Self and mutual inductance
Alternating currents
Simple dc and ac circuits with r, l and c components
Displacement current
Maxwell’s equations and plane electromagnetic waves
Poynting’s theorem
Reflection and refraction at a dielectric interface
Transmission and reflection coefficients
Lorentz force and motion of charged particles in electric and mag-netic fields
Kinetic theory thermodynamics Elements of kinetic theory of gases
Velocity distribution and equipartition of energy
Specific heat of mono
Di and tri atomic gases
Ideal gas
Van der waals gas and equation of state
Mean free path
Laws of thermodynamics
Zeroth law and concept of thermal equilibrium
First law and its consequences
Isothermal and adiabatic processes
Reversible
Irreversible and quasi static processes
Second law and entropy
Carnot cycle
Maxwell’s thermodynamic relations and simple applications
Thermodynamic potentials and their applications
Phase transitions and clausius clapeyron equation
Ideas of ensembles
Maxwell boltzmann
Fermi dirac
Bose-einstein distributions
Modern physics Inertial frames and galilean invariance
Postulates of special relativity
Lorentz transformations
Length contraction
Time dilation
Relativistic velocity addition theorem
Mass energy equivalence
Blackbody radiation
Photoelectric effect
Compton effect
Bohr s atomic model
X-rays
Wave particle duality
Uncertainty principle
The superposition principle
Calculation of expectation values
Schrödinger equation
Schrödinger equation and its solution for one two and three dimensional boxes
Solution of schrödinger equation for the one dimensional harmonic oscillator
Reflection and transmission at a step potential
Pauli exclusion principle
Structure of atomic nucleus
Mass and binding energy
Radioactivity and its applications
Laws of radioactive decay
Solid state physics devices and electronics Crystal structure
Bravais lattices and basis
Miller indices. x-ray diffraction and bragg's law
Intrinsic and extrinsic semiconductors
Variation of resistivity with temperature
Fermi level
P-N junction diode
I-v characteristics
Zener diode and its applications
Bjt characteristics in cb
Bjt characteristics in ce
Cc modes
Single stage amplifier
Two stage r-c coupled amplifiers
Simple oscillators barkhausen condition
Sinusoidal oscillators
Opamp and applications
Inverting and non inverting amplifier
Boolean Algebra
Binary number systems conversion from one system to another system
Binary addition and subtraction
Logic gates and or not nand nor exclusive or
Truth tables combination of gates de morgan’s theorem

JAM 2019 Exam Pattern

JAM Biotechnology

The exam pattern of JAM 2019 for Biotechnology mentions the total number of questions, the types of questions and the marking scheme for each paper. 

Session: Session 2

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm

JAM Exam Pattern 2019 (Biotechnology) – Section-wise division

Sections/Types

Section A

Section B

Section C

Number of Questions

30

10

20

Duration

 3 hours

  

Marks

 1 mark 10 questions

 2 marks 20 questions

Each question carries 2 marks 

 1 marks 10 questions

2 marks 10 questions

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 questions

Multiple Choice questions

No options will be displayed

Mode of Exam

Online

Online

Online

Total number of Question

60

Total Marks

100

JAM Biological Sciences

The exam pattern of JAM 2019 for Biological Sciences mentions the total number of questions, the types of questions and the marking scheme for each paper. As per the exam pattern, negative marking will be applicable only for section A only. 

Session: Session 1

Time: 9 am to 12 noon

JAM Paper Pattern 2019 – Section-wise division

Sections/Types

Section A

Section B

Section C

Number of Questions

30

10

20

Duration

 3 hours

  

Marks

 1 mark 10 questions

 2 marks 20 questions

Each question carries 2 marks 

10 questions for 1 marks each

10 questions for 2 marks each

Negative Marking

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

Negative marking will not be applicable 

Negative marking will not be applicable

Types of Question

Multiple Choice questions

Multiple Choice questions

No options will be displayed

Mode of Exam

Online

Online

Online

Total number of Question

60

Total Marks

100

JAM Chemistry

Session: Session 2

Time: 2 pm to 5 pm

JAM Exam Pattern 2019 for Chemistry – Section-wise division  

            

Sections/Types

            

Section   A

            

Section B

            

Section C

        
Number  of Questions                    

30

            

10 

            

20

            

Duration

            

Three hours            

Mode of Exam        Online        Online        Online        
Types  of Question        Multiple Choice        Multiple Choice       No options will be displayed        
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        
Marks        10 questions 1 mark           

20 questions 2 marks

        
2 marks for each question        10 questions 1 marks           

10             questions 2 marks

        
Total             number of Question        60
Total             Marks        100        


JAM Geology

Session: Session 2

Time: 2 Pm to 5 PM

JAM Exam Pattern 2019 for Geology                                                                                                                    

      Sections/Types                    

Section A

        
Section B        Section C        
Number of Questions        30        10        20        
Mode of Exam        Online        
Duration        Three hours         
Types of QuestionMultiple Choice Multiple Choice        No             options will be displayed        
Negative             Marking        For 2 marks questions, 2/3 marks     will be deducted  1/3 of marks will be deducted and       No             negative marking        No             negative marking        
Marks        20 questions 2 marks
10 questions 1 mark           


        
2 marks for each question        10 questions 2 marks
10 questions 1 marks
Total             number of Question        60
Total Marks        100        

JAM Mathematics

Session: Session 1

Time: 9 AM to 12 Noon

JAM 2019 Exam Pattern for Mathematics

            

Sections/Types        

            

Section  A        

            

Section  B

            

Section  C     

Number  of Questions        3010        20
Duration        Three hours                 
Mode of Exam Online
Types  of Question        Multiple Choice QuestionMultiple Choice Question        No             options will be displayed        
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        
Marks        10 questions 1 marks    

20 questions 2 marks

2             marks for each question        10             questions 1 marks           

10             questions 2 marks 

Total             number of Question                    

60

        
Total             Marks        100        

JAM Mathematical Statistics

Session: Session 2

Time: 2 PM to 5 PM

JAM Exam Pattern 2019 for Mathematical Statistics

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 2 marks

10 questions 1 marks

Negative Marking

1/3 deduction for 1 mark questions and  2/3 marks deduction for 2 marks questions

No negative marking

No negative marking

Types of Question

Multiple Choice Questions

Multiple Selection Questions

No options will be displayed

Mode of Exam

Online

Online

Online

Total number of Question

60

Total Marks

100

JAM Physics

Session: Session 1

Time: 9 AM to 12 Noon        

JAM 2019 Exam Pattern for Physics                          

Sections/Types        Section  A        Section B        Section C        
Number of Questions        301020
DurationThree hours     
Mode of Exam Online
Types of Question        Multiple Choice        Multiple         Choice        No             options will be displayed        
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        
Marks10 questions 1 mark           

20 questions 2 marks

        
2 marks for each question        10 questions 1 marks           

10 questions 2 marks    

Total             number of Question60
Total Marks        100        

JAM 2019 Admit Card

The Indian Institute of Kharagpur has released JAM 2019 admit card online on January 7, 2019 at 9:30 pm. The admit card is available for download until February 10, 2019. 

How to Download JAM Admit Card 2019

  • Click on the link given 
  • Enter the login credentials (enrollment ID and Password/ JOAPS password)
  • Evaluate the arithmetic expression or enter the captcha given.
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ button
  • A window displaying admit card will appear. 

While downloading the admit card of JAM 2019 candidates must make sure to check for the following details -

  • Name and D.O.B
  • Photograph and signature uploaded
  • Exam centre details
  • Duration and session of examination

Candidates must make sure to follow the instructions mentioned in the IIT JAM admit card regarding the examination.

Download JAM 2019 Admit Card

JAM 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Karnataka Bengaluru
Hubli
Mangalore
Telangana Hyderabad
Warangal
Kerala Kannur
Kozhikode
Palakkad
Thrissur
Ernakulam
Kollam
Kottayam
Thiruvananthapuram
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Vadodara
Maharashtra Mumbai
Nanded
Nashik
Pune
Goa Panjim
Haryana Faridabad
Gurugram
Hisar
Kurukshetra
Uttar Pradesh Ghaziabad
Greater Noida
Agra
Allahabad
Bareilly
Kanpur
Lucknow
Varanasi
Noida
Moradabad
Madhya Pradesh Indore
Rajasthan Jaipur
Jodhpur
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Delhi New Delhi
West Bengal Asansol
Kalyani
Siliguri
Kharagpur
Kolkata
Jharkhand Dhanbad
Ranchi
Assam Dibrugarh
Guwahati
Jorhat
Bihar Patna
Odisha Bhubaneshwar
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Andhra Pradesh Vijayawada
Visakhapatnam
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Coimbatore
Madurai
Tiruchirappalli
Tirunelveli
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Roorkee
Punjab Jalandhar
Mohali

Documents Required at Exam

  • JAM 2019 admit card
  • Valid ID proof

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JAM 2019 Result

JAM 2019 result will be released online on March 20, 2019. Candidates can check their JAM 2019 result by entering their login details. The result of JAM 2019 will be available in the form of a pdf.

How to check JAM Result 2019

  • Click on the link given
  • Enter your Login details (login ID and password)
  • Click on the ‘Download Result’ tab.

A window displaying the result of Jam 2019 which includes the qualifying status, marks and rank obtained will be displayed.

JAM 2019 Counselling

Mode of Counselling: Online

IIT JAM 2019 counselling procedure will start with the release of the admission forms which will be released online on April 11, 2019. Candidates who qualify the JAM 2019 exams can apply for the counselling process by filling the admission forms.

Documents to be submitted

  •  Class 10 and Class 12 Certificate
  •  Degree Marksheet (If completed)
  •  Qualifying Degree Certificate
  •  Marksheet  until last semester attempted (If in Final Year)
  •  ID  Proof (Passport/ Voters ID/ PAN/ Aadhaar Card)
  •  College Transfer Certificate
  •  Caste and reservation certificate (OBC (Non Creamy Layer)), SC, ST
  •  Valid Certificate for PwD candidates
  •  Birth Certificate
  •  Nationality Certificate (General Category)

JAM  2019 Counselling - Seat booking fees

            

Category

        
            

Seat booking fee amount 

        
            

General/ OBC (Non Creamy Layer)

        
            

Rs. 10,000

        
            

SC

        
            

Rs. 5,000

        
            

ST

        
            

Rs. 5,000

        
            

PH

        
            

Rs. 5,000

        

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Class 10 and class 12 certificate
  • Qualifying degree certificate
  • Mark sheet until last semester attempted (if in final year)
  • Degree mark sheet (if completed)
  • Nationality certificate (general category)
  • ID proof (passport/voters ID/PAN/aadhar)
  • Birth certificate
  • College transfer certificate
  • Caste and reservation certificate (OBC-non creamy layer), SC, ST
  • Valid certificate for PwD candidates

General Information

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