IIT JAM 2022 Exam Dates, Syllabus, Application Form

JAM 2022

JAM – Joint Admission Test for Masters

IIT JAM is an exam for the aspirants who are interested in pursuing M.Sc. (Two Years), Masters in Economics (Two Years), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-Bachelor Degree Programmes & Integrated Ph.D. Programmes from renowned Indian colleges like IISc, IITs and NITs. As per the latest update, IIT JAM 2022 Exam will be scheduled on 13th February 2022.

Latest – JAM 2022 Application form will be available from 30 August 2021

Highlights of IIT JAM 2022

  • IIT Roorkee is the Organizing Institute for JAM 2022.
  • JAM 2022 Examination will be in online mode as Computer Based Test (CBT) for all Test Papers.
  • JAM 2022 will have seven Test Papers, namely, (i) Biotechnology (BT),  (ii) Chemistry (CY),  (iii) Economics (EN),  (iv) Geology (GG),  (v) Mathematics (MA),  (vi) Mathematical Sciences (MS) and (vii) Physics (PH) and Economics (EN).
  • All the seven Test Papers of JAM 2022 will be of entirely objective type, with three different patterns of questions, namely  Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ), Multiple Select Questions (MSQ), and Numerical Answer Type (NAT) questions.
  • Applications will be accepted ONLINE only through JAM 2022 website.
  • No hardcopy of the JAM 2022 scorecard will be sent to the JAM 2022 qualified candidates by the Organizing Institute. It can only be downloaded from JAM 2022 website within a specified period.
Exam NameJAM 2022 (Joint Admission Test for Masters 2022)
Exam OrganiserIIT Roorkee
Exam for Course LevelPG level
Mode of ExamComputer Based Test (Online Mode)
Medium of PaperEnglish only
Test Duration180 minutes (3 hours)
Total Questions60
Total Marks100
Courses OfferedM.Sc. (Two-year), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-Bachelors Degree Programmes
Official Websitejam.iisc.ac.in

Important Dates for JAM 2022

JAM 2022 EventDate (Day)
JAM Online Application Processing System Website OpensAugust 30, 2021 (Monday)
Last Date for Online Registration/Application Submission and Uploading of Documents on the WebsiteOctober 11, 2021 (Monday)
Availability of JAM Admit Cards on the Online Application Portal (for Download and Printing)January 04, 2022 (Tuesday)
Date of ExaminationFebruary 13, 2022 (Sunday)
Announcement of the ResultsMarch 22, 2022 (Tuesday)

IIT JAM Eligibility Criteria

The candidates who qualify in JAM 2022 shall have to fulfill the following Eligibility Requirements (ERs) for admissions to IITs.

  • Candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree.
  • The aggregate marks or CGPA/CPI in the qualifying degree (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) without rounding-off should be minimum 55% or 5.5 in scale of 10 for General/ EWS/OBC (NCL) category candidates, and 50% or 5.0 in scale of 10 for SC/ST/PwD category candidates.
  • Foreign nationals with Indian degree are eligible to apply, subject to the admitting institute’s policy.

If CGPA/CPI would be linearly mapped to a scale on 10 if it is on a different scale.

For Candidates with letter CGPA/grades instead of percentage of marks, the equivalence in percentage will be decided by the Admitting Institute(s).

Complete details for IIT JAM Eligibility Criteria

IIT JAM 2022 Application Form

Every year JAM Exam is generally conducted on second Sunday of February. This year IIT Roorkee is organizing the JAM 2022 exam.

Notification for JAM 2022 has been released. Check complete details about How to Fill the Online Application Form – IIT JAM Application Form 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Syllabus for All Subjects

Before starting preparation for any exam knowing syllabus is very important. With syllabus of IIT JAM exam, you can prioritize your preparation for important topics. Then choose the study material according to the syllabus.

Check the complete syllabus for your opted subject here – IIT JAM Syllabus 2022.

IIT JAM 2022 Exam Pattern

Before starting your preparation, it is important to know the IIT JAM Exam Pattern. So that you can easily understand the marks weightage of the topics.

The IIT JAM Exam contains three sections with three different types of questions as follows:

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)

These questions have four choices out of which only one choice is correct.

Multiple Select Questions (MSQ)

These questions have four choices and there may be one or more than one choice(s) can be correct out of the four given choices.

Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions

These types of questions do not have any choices. The answer can be numerical value, decimal, or an integer value.

Check the complete IIT JAM Exam Pattern like section-wise marks, negative marking, and other important details here – IIT JAM 2022 Exam Pattern.

IIT JAM Previous Years Question Papers & Answer Key

You must practice solving JAM Previous Years’ Question Papers. It will help you to understand the difficulty level of exam, topic wise marking weightage, boost up your confidence, etc.

IIT JAM Question Papers Free PDF.

IIT JAM Answer Key.

IIT JAM 2022 Admit Card

IIT JAM Admit Card is compulsory for each aspirant to appear in exam. 

IIT JAM Admit Card will be available on January 04, 2022 (Tuesday).

IIT JAM 2022 Preparation Tips

Here we will discuss some tips, tricks and quick notes for preparing for the IIT JAM 2022 Exam – IIT JAM Tips. These will help you in your preparations.

IIT JAM 2022 Results

IIT JAM 2022 result will be declared on 22 March 2022.

The candidates who appear in IIT JAM Exam may check step by step procedure to download their results and cut-offs here – IIT JAM Results.

List of Admitting Institutes for IIT JAM 2022

1.IISc Bangalore
2.IIT Bhilai
3.IIT Bhubaneswar
4.IIT Bombay
5.IIT Delhi
6.IIT (ISM) Dhanbad
7.IIT Gandhinagar
8.IIT Guwahati
9.IIT Hyderabad
10.IIT Indore
11.IIT Jodhpur
12.IIT Kanpur
13.IIT Kharagpur
14.IIT Madras
15.IIT Mandi
16.IIT Palakkad
17.IIT Patna
18.IIT Roorkee
19.IIT Ropar
20.IIT Tirupati
21.IIT (BHU) Varanasi

Result Sharing Institutes

For programmes listed below, admissions will not be directly based on the JAM 2022 score. However, to get admitted into these programmes, candidates qualified in JAM 2022 can apply separately to the Institutes concerned.

Result Sharing Institutes and Programmes

InstitutesProgramme JAM Test Papers 
IISc BangaloreIntegrated Ph.D. in Biological Sciences BT 
IISc BangaloreIntegrated Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences CY, PH 
IISc BangaloreIntegrated Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences MA, MS 
IISc BangaloreIntegrated Ph.D. in Physical Sciences PH 

CCMN (Counselling Body for Admission to NITs and CFTIs) will admit candidates through qualified JAM 2022 scores. Refer to web page of CCMN for further information about these Institutes.

JAM score will also be used by other centrally funded technical institutions such as IIEST Shibpur, SLIET Punjab, and IISERs for admission to their postgraduate programmes.

JAM 2022 Seat Matrix & Courses

M.Sc. (Two Years), Masters in Economics (Two Years), MSc-PhD Dual Degree, Joint MSc-PhD, and other Post-Bachelor’s Degree Programmes at different IITs and Integrated Ph.D. Programmes at the IISc to which admissions shall be made on the basis of JAM 2022. Check out the IIT JAM list of courses and Seat Matrix offered by each IIT and the IISc.

Also, visit – List of NIT MSc Courses

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