IIT JAM 2021 Admission: The Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore will on Thursday begin the online application process for the IIT- Joint Admission Test for Masters (IIT-JAM) 2021. The IIT-JAM 2021 will be held on February 14, 2021 and the results will be out on March 20, 2021.
Interested and eligible candidates can apply online for the admissions on JOAPS portal at jam.iisc.ac.in on or before October 15, 2020.
JAM is a qualifying examination for candidates seeking admission to more than a few masters programmes. These programmes include MSc (two years), Masters in Economics (two years), Joint MSc-PhD, MSc-PhD Dual Degree, MSc-MS (Research) or PhD dual degree, and other post-bachelor degree programmes at IITs (Bhilai, Bhubaneshwar, Bombay, Delhi, ISM Dhanbad, Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Jodhpur, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Mandi, Palakkad, Patna, Roorkee, Ropar, Tirupati, and BHU Varanasi).
How to apply:
Visit the official website at jam.iisc.ac.in
On the top of the homepage, click on JOAPS portal link (will be activated soon)
Apply for the examination by providing the required information
Upload photograph, signature and other documents like category certificate (whether relevant), PwD certificate (whether relevant), etc.
Pay the application fee through any of the electronic payment modes.
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Application begins- September 10
Final date to apply- October 15
Admit card for IIT-JAM 2021– January 5, 2021
IIT JAM 2021 exam – February 14, 2021
Result declaration- March 20, 2021
Submission of Application Form for Admission on the JAM 2021 Website — April 15 to 28
Declaration of First Admission List — June 16
Declaration of Second Admission List– July 1
Declaration of Third and Last Admission List — July 16
Closure of Admissions through JAM 2021 –July 20
Candidates will have to have a Bachelor’s degree.
In the qualifying degree, the aggregate marks or CGPA/CPI without rounding-off (taking into consideration all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) will have to be no less than 55% or 5.5 out of 10 for General/OBC (NCL)/EWS category candidates, and 50% or 5.0 out of 10 for SC/ST and PwD category candidates.
Candidates belonging to the general category are required to pay an online registration fee of Rs 1500 for one paper and Rs 2100 for two papers while for female/ŚC/ST/PwD candidates, the registration fee is Rs 750 for one test paper and Rs 1050 for two test papers.
For more info, candidates are advised to visit the official website.