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IIT JAM 2023 3rd Admission List has been released on 26th June 2023. The admission Form has been Available on 11th April 2023. Results have been declared on 21st March 2023. The Score Card has been available on 3rd April 2023. Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test M.Sc is a national exam conducted by one of the IITs in the country once a year. IIT JAM 2023 Exam was conducted on 12th February 2023

IIT JAM 2023 exam recruits candidates for the courses like M.Sc- PhD. Dual Degree, Integrated PhD. Degree Programs at IISC, Joint M.Sc- PhD, M.Sc-M.Tech and more. It is Conducted by IIT Guwahati. Registration for IIT JAM 2023 will be conducted online. 

All the information for IIT JAM 2023 will be released on the official website only, and all the other information is given below. 

IIT JAM 2023 Notification – Admission List Released

New IIT JAM 2023 3rd Admission List has been released on 26th June 2023. Click to Check Counseling Details.

New IIT JAM 2024 Exam Dates has been Announced now, the Examination will be held on 11th February 2024, and the Application form is releasing on 5th September 2023. Click to Check the 2024 IIT JAM Exam Dates Details.

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IIT JAM Eligibility CriteriaIIT JAM Exam Pattern
IIT JAM SyllabusIIT JAM Preparation Tips

IIT JAM 2023 Highlights

Exam NameIIT JAM
Full-FormIndian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test
Exam TypesPG Degree Level
Exam LevelNational
Courses OfferedPost-Bachelor’s Degree Courses
Conducting BodyIIT Guwahati
Admitted through JAM should have a Bachelor’s degree
Foreign nationals with Indian degrees are eligible to apply.
Application ModeOnline
Exam ModeOnline (Computer Based Test)
Exam Date
12th February 2023
I Session – (Morning) – Biotechnology (B.T.), Mathematical Statistics (M.S.), and Physics (P.H.)
II Session – (Evening) – Chemistry (C.Y.), Economics (EN), Geology (G.G.), and Mathematics (M.A.)
Exam Duration3 Hours
Paper Pattern
Divided into three sections (A, B & C Section).
A Section (30 MCQ), B Section (10 MCQ), C Section (20 Numerical Answer Type (NAT))
Negative MarksAvailable, But No negative marking in Section-C (NAT).
Official website
Helpline0512-259 0151

IIT JAM 2023 Important Dates 

Dates are significant for an exam and are the most anticipated information candidates wait for. Knowing the dates on time helps the candidates to plan and prepare for the exam. IIT JAM 2023 will be online from September 2022. All the other dates for IIT JAM 2023 are given below:-

EventsDates (Announced)
IIT JAM 2023 Release of online application7th September 2022
Deadline for submission of application form14th October 2022
Application Correction Dates10th – 30th November 2022
IIT JAM 2023 Release of admit card11th January 2023
IIT JAM Exam date 202312th February 2023
Announcement of Result21st March 2023
Deadline for submission of application form11th – 25th April 2023
Last date for recovery or rectification of defective documents1st week of May 2023
Release of 1st admission list1st June 2023
Release of 2nd admission list15th June 2023
Release of 3rd admission list and final admissionJune 2023
Closure of admissions1st week of July 2023

IIT JAM 2023 Application Form 

The Application Form is the first official step toward the exam. It is a crucial step; all the candidates must fill in the application form to access the exam and an admit card. 

All the candidates are advised to fill in the application form with utmost care to avoid cancellations. All the information about the IIT JAM 2023 application form is given below:-

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  • The application form will be available on the official website only. 
  • The start date to submit the application form online is from 7th September 2022
  • The last date to submit the application form will be 14th October 2022
  • One applicant cannot fill out more than one application form.  
  • Candidates have to upload all the mentioned documents in the application form. 
  • Fill in your information very carefully to avoid cancellations. 
  • Fill in your details such as Name, Date of birth, and Address very carefully to avoid application form rejection. 
  • Upload all your documents, which are required very carefully and in the prescribed format. 
  • Do not forget to note down your registration number, User ID, and Password. 
  • Candidates should take the printout of the application form after completion.
  • Candidates will not have to send any hard copies. 

IIT JAM 2023 Application Fees 

Every candidate must pay some application fees after filling out the application. The conducting authorities set application fees, and every candidate has to pay the required application fees for IIT JAM 2023. 

The application form will be cancelled if the candidate has not submitted the application fees. You can see the application fees for different categories in the table below:

CategoryApplication FeesFor two test papers
Female/SC/STINR 750/-INR 1050/-
Other CategoryINT 1500/-INR 2100/-

There are some documents to be uploaded with the application form, and the guidelines for them are given in the table below:-

ParticularsFile SizeDimensionMinimum SizeMaximum Size
Photograph5KB-200KB3.5 * 4.5 cm240 * 230480 * 640 pixels
Signature5KB-100 K.B.2 * 7cm80 * 120160 * 560 pixels

The conducting authority body also has allowed changing the gender in the application form. But to make the changes, you will need to pay some extra fees given in the table below:

Female (all categories) / ST / SC / PwD (Group 1)Within Group 1One or two test papersNIL
All Other (Group 2)To Group 1One or Two test papersNIL
Female (all categories) / ST / SC / PwD (Group 1)To Group 2One test paper Two test papersINR 750, INR 1050

IIT JAM 2023 Application Form Correction 

IIT JAM 2023 application forms will be released in September 2022 and only be available on the official website online. If the candidates want to make changes and corrections to the IIT JAM 2023 application forms, they can do that only on the official website. 

Candidates would be informed of all the details about correcting the application form on the official website. Applicants would have to give some required documents for correction too. But it is advised not to make any mistakes in application forms.

IIT JAM 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

The conducting body sets Eligibility Criteria for all the candidates appearing for the exam. All candidates should check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. 

Eligibility criteria are the same for every candidate, and every candidate has to follow them. The eligibility criteria for IIT JAM 2023 are given below:-


Candidates should be Indian citizens, and candidates from foreign countries can also apply for IIT JAM 2023. 

Educational Criteria

The applying applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree in any subject with a minimum of 55% marks or 5.5 CGPA for General /OBC-NCL candidates and 50% marks or 5.0 CGPA for ST/SC/PWD.


Applicants taking their qualifying degree’s final year exam are also eligible.

All the candidates will be required to present a physical fitness certificate, and that should be from a qualified medical practitioner. The certificate should be in the appropriate format when applying for admission.

There is a potential that candidates would be subjected to a physical fitness exam which is administered by a medical board that the admitting institute forms. If a candidate is determined to be physically unfit, their admission may be cancelled. 

IIT JAM 2023 Exam Pattern 

Exam Pattern is essential information, and every candidate preparing for IIT JAM 2023 exam should read and consider the exam pattern before starting the preparation for the exam. Follow the exam pattern for IIT JAM 2023 below:-

  • Mode of Examination: Online
  • Duration of Exam: 3 hours 
  • Negative marking: No mark will be deducted for a wrong answer in sections B and C, and there will be negative marking in other sections. 
  • Question types: MCQs
  • Total Marks: 100 Marks 
  • Language: English 
Sections Section ASection BSection C
Section A30Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)10 *1 + 20*2= 50
Section B10Multiple Select Questions (MSQs)10*2=20
Section C20Numerical Answer Type10*1+10*2=30

IIT JAM 2023 Syllabus 

The syllabus is critical information about the exam. The candidates are evaluated based on their performance. All the candidates are advised to start preparing for the exam when they get the syllabus. The syllabus for IIT JAM 2023 is given below:-

IIT JAM Chemistry Syllabus: Organic Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry;

IIT JAM Mathematics Syllabus: Functions of One, Two, and Three Real Variables, Sequence and Series of Real Numbers, Integral Calculus, Differential Equations, etc.

IIT JAM Physics Syllabus Sequence and Series, Mathematical Methods, Oscillations, Electricity and Magnetism, Kinetic theory, Waves and Optics, Devices and Electronics, Thermodynamics, Calculus, Matrices, Random Variables, Standard Distributions, Probability, etc.

IIT JAM Geology Syllabus: Geomorphology, Palaeontology, Petrology, Mineralogy, The Planet Earth, Structural Geology, etc.;

IIT JAM Biological Sciences Syllabus: Basics of Biochemistry, Microbiology, Cell Biology and Immunology, General Biology, Biophysics; Chemistry & Biology (10+2+3 level), Physics& Mathematics (10+2).

IIT JAM 2023 Preparation Tips 

Preparation Tips are an essential part of exam preparation. All the candidates are advised to read the preparation tips before preparing for the exam. The IIS JAM 2023 preparation tips are given below:

  • Prepare the moment you get the syllabus and dates for the exam not to waste any time.
  • Plan your time accordingly so you do not miss out on any essential topics from the syllabus, as every point is important. 
  • Prepare on time so you do not feel burdened before the exam. 
  • Revision is the key to acing the exam, so revise the topics as you cover them.
  • Revise thoroughly before exams at least once, as it will help you brush up on what you have learned in the syllabus.
  • You can also make your notes while studying for the exam to understand the topics better. 
  • Read the syllabus carefully to get the idea and do not miss any crucial points. 
  • Give your best and be confident in yourself. 

IIT JAM 2023 Books 

Preparing for exams is an essential thing, and the sources from which we prepare are also significant. There are a lot of sources available from which you can prepare for exams. But books are the most readily available sources for preparing for the exam.

The list of IIT JAM 2023 books is given below:

Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
RPH Editorial BoardIIT-JAM MSc (Physics) Previous Papers & Practice Test Papers (Solved)
Samvedna PublicationIIT-Jam Physics (Solved Previous Year Test Paper & Mock Tests for all M.Sc. Entrance Examination)
PearsonElementary Solid-State Physics
PearsonClassical Mechanics
S. ChandNuclear Physics
David J. GriffithsIntroduction to Electrodynamics
F.W. Sears, G.L. SalingerThermodynamics, Kinetic Theory, Statistical Thermodynamics
ArihantSolved Papers and Practice Sets IIT-JAM Physics
Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
OXFORDAtomic & Molecular Structure: Physical chemistry
McGraw HillIntroduction to Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics
WileyAnalytical Chemistry
New AgeBasic Concept in Organic Chemistry & Stereochemistry
IFASInorganic Chemistry
New Age International PublishersHeterocyclic Chemistry
Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
Dr Gorakh PrasadIntegral Calculus
PearsonReal Analysis
Krishna’sModern Algebra
New Age International PublishersPrincipal of Real Analysis
S. ChandOrdinary & Partial Differential Equations
New Age International PublishersUniversity Algebra Through 600 Solved Problems
Schum’s OutlinesVector Analysis
Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
Apurva S Sastry & Sandhya BhattMicrobiology
PearsonMolecular Biology
Bruce Alberts / LodishCell Biology
OXFORDDevelopment Biology
Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
S. ChandPrinciples Microeconomics
S. ChandMacroeconomics
B.C. Mehta, G.M.K. MadaniMathematics for Economists
Mishra and PuriIndian Economy
B.L. AgarwalProgrammed Statistics
Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
New Age International PublishersFundamentals of Historical Geology, Stratigraphy of India
Mead L. Jensen & A.M. BatemanEconomic Mineral Deposits
G.S. RoonwalIron Ore Deposits and Banded Iron Formations of India
John D. WinterPrinciples of Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology
WileyGroundwater Hydrogeology
K.S. VaidyaGeodynamic Evolution of India
Arthur Morley DaviesIntroduction to Palaeontology
P.K. VermaOptical Mineralogy
Professor Haakon FossenStructural Geology
Kale, V.S. Gupta,

Ravi P. Gupta

Introduction to Geomorphology

Remote Sensing Geology

Author/ PublicationBook’s Name
S.C. Gupta, V.K. KapoorFundamentals of Mathematical Statistics
WileyAn Introduction to Probability & Statistics
McGraw HillIntroduction to the Theory of Statistics
JBC PressIIT-JAM Joint Admission Test for M.Sc. Mathematical Statistics 15 Years Solved Papers
Robert V. Hogg and Craig McKean HoggIntroduction to Mathematical Statistics

IIT JAM 2023 Admit Card 

The Admit Card for IIT JAM 2023 will be made available in January 2023. The admit card will only be available on the official website. All the candidates should make sure they download their admit cards. 

Candidates will have to enter their information like, Enrolment ID, Password, and Email ID to access their admit card. All the candidates will have to take a print of their admit cards and carry it with them to the exam hall. Candidates who will not have their admit cards with them will not be allowed to take the exam. 

IIT JAM 2023 Answer Key 

The answer Key for IIT JAM 2023 will be available online in March 2023. The answer key will be released online on the official website only. The candidates could match their answers with the answer key to get an estimation. 

The steps to download the answer key:

  • The first step is to go to the official website of IIT JAM 2023
  • Then click on the ‘ANSWER KEY’ link on the website
  • Then the candidate will be redirected to the display on the login page
  • After login, the screen will display the answer key for each paper separately
  • The same will be in PDF form; candidates can download and save it for future reference.

IIT JAM 2023 Cut Off

Cut-offs are the minimum marks set by the conducting body and the candidates giving the exam should score more than those minimum marks to pass the exam. The cut-off for IIT JAM’s previous year is given below; you can look to get an idea. 

SubjectGeneral Category SC/SC Category OBC Category 
Biological Sciences321628.8
Mathematical Statistics52.54.5


Question: Will the IIT JAM 2023 exam be conducted offline or Online?

Ans- The IIT JAM 2023 exam will be an online Exam. 

Question:- In which language will IIT JAM 2023 be conducted?

Ans- IIT JAM 2023 exam will be in the English language. 

Question: What the IIT JAM 2023 exam would be held?

Ans- The IIT JAM 2023 exam will be held in February 2023. 

Question:- Is IIT JAM 2023 a National or State level exam?

Ans- IIT JAM 2023 is a National level Exam. 

Question:- IIT JAM 2023 exam will be for how many hours?

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Ans- IIT JAM 2023 exam will be for 3 hours. 

If you have any other queries about IIT JAM 2023, you can leave your question below in the comment box.

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