JAM which is abbreviated form of (Joint Admission Test) for M.Sc. (JAM) conducted by Indian Institution of Science (IISc) Bangalore and IITs for the admission in Ph.D. Degree programs at IISc, Bangalore and M.Sc. (Two Years), Joint M. Sc. -PhD Dual Degree, Joint M.Sc. –PhD, M. Sc. -M. tech, M.Sc. – M.S. (Research) /PhD Dual Degree and other Post-Bachelor’s Degree Programs at IITs. The main objective of this exam is to consolidate Science as a career option for bright Students across the country. The academic environment, interdisciplinary interaction and research infrastructure which are given to the student at these top Institutes like IISC Bangalore and IITs motivate the scholars pursue their career not only in research and development of basic Science but also in the interdisciplinary areas of Science and Technology.
From the year 2017, Examination of JAM conducted online for all Test Papers as Computer based Test (CBT). All of the papers of JAM will be of Objective Type with three different patterns of question which are described as below:
1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ): under this section, each question has four choices out of which only one choice is correct.
2. Multiple Select Questions (MSQ): This section is more or less common with upper section with the only difference that in this type of question more than one option may be correct.
3. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Question: In this type of question you have to type answers with the help of virtual keypad on the monitor.
All candidates have to apply only ONLINE.
Now all the Candidates have to apply online for the exam. They have to upload it on the website, NO hardcopies of documents are to entertain which are mailed to the Organization. Again no hardcopy of score card will be sent to the qualified candidates by the Organizing Institute. You can download it directly from the website.
Organizing Institute of IIT JAM 2024: IIT Madras
Eligibility Criteria: FOR ADMISSION In the qualifying degree, the aggregate marks should be at least 55% for General/OBC (NCL)/EWS category candidates and 50% or 5.0 out of 10 for SC/ST and PwD category candidates
|Important Dates of IIT JAM 2024|
|Online Registration and Application||5 September, 2023|
|Closure of Online Application||13 October, 2023|
|JAM Admit Cards||8 January, 2024|
|EXAM DATE||11 February, 2024|
|JAM 2023 Results||22 March, 2024|
Full-time M.Sc. (Two Years), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-Bachelors’ Degree Programs at different IITs and Integrated Ph.D. Programs at IISc to which admissions shall be made on the basis of JAM score.
Question Paper Pattern for JAM
This exam is conducted for the seven test papers named as below:-
In all sections, questions not attempted will result in no mark.
In section –A (MCQ) wrong answer will result in negative marks.
For all 1 Mark Questions, 1/3 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer.
For all 2 marks Question, 2/3 will be deducted for each wrong answer.
In section –B (MSQ) and section -C there are no negative marks.
On Screen virtual scientific calculator will be available for the candidates to do the calculations in the exams as any type of Physical Calculators, charts, Graph Sheets, Cellular Phone, Tables or any type of electronic gadgets not allowed in the examination hall.
For rough work a scribble pad will be provided to each candidate whom to be returned back by the end of the examination. The candidate required to choose the answer for MCQ and MSQ question type and has to enter the answer with the help of mouse (as keyboard will be disabled). At the end of examination computer screen will be close for further actions.
|IIT-JAM Mathematics 2024|
|Course Name||Class Schedule||Fees||Enroll Now|
|Regular/Weekend Classroom Program For IIT JAM MATHS Batch - 2 (OFFLINE) Center: GTB Nagar||Started From: 03rd June 2023 Read More||Rs. 44,840 /-
(Including 18% GST)
|Regular Classroom Program For IIT JAM MATHS Batch - 2 (OFFLINE) Center: Jia Sarai||Started From: 01st August 2023 Read More||Rs. 44,840 /-
(Including 18% GST)
|IIT JAM MATHS VL.Box Batch - 2||Started From: 01st August 2023 Read More||Rs. 37,760 /-
(Including 18% GST)
|IIT JAM MATHS Online Readers Course||Started From: 01st August 2023Read More||Rs. 17,999 /- (Including 18% GST)
(5500 Extra for Study Materials)
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All the 21 IITs provide MSc Maths or Msc Maths & Computing. The Older IIT’s like IIT Delhi, IIT Mumbai, IIT Roorkee, IIT Kharagpur and IIT Kanpur has established facilities and are ranked better than the newly established IIT, Few new IIT’s like IIT Hyderabad is also ranked better
The syllabus of MSc Maths and Statistics are different. In mathematical statistics syllabus, 60% weightage is given to statistics. So, if you are strong in statistics, then undoubtedly mathematical statistics will be easier for you.
Yes, you can write both the exams in the same year, the timings of the exam are generally different. You just have to select both the exam option while filling the JAM application form.
The exam cut off varies every year, cut off depends on the complexity of the paper. Generally the cut off varies from 50% to 65% , if you target for 70% marks then you can easily clear the exam.
There are Multiple career opportunities after completing MSc from IITs. A few career options are continuing in academics , market research/ data science, and research and development.
For IIT JAM maths crash course is not necessary for all the students, However if you want to brush up on all your concepts, need some guidance, motivation and want to give a few preparatory tests before the main exam it would be quite helpful.