What is JAM?

Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. programme popularly known as JAM is conducted on rotational basis by one of the 15 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 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

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JAM Exam Pattern

Mode of Exam: Online
Exam Format: Objective

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  • Uttar Pradesh
  • Delhi

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