Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM- 2020)

Joint Admission Test for MSc (JAM- 2020)

AdminissionsObjective: To provide admissions to M.Sc. (Two Years), Joint M.Sc. -Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, and other Post-Bachelor Degree Programmes at the IITs and Integrated Ph.D. Degree Programmes at the IISc and to consolidate Science as a career option for bright students across the country. JAM has been established as a benchmark for the undergraduate level science education in the country.

Eligibilities: The applicants who have either appeared or are due to appear in the final examination of their qualifying degree in 2020 are also eligible to appear in JAM 2020. By qualifying in JAM 2020, applicants can apply for a provisional admission subject to the condition that:

  • all parts of their final examination shall be completed by the date of registration of the Admitting Institute, and
  • proof of having passed the qualifying degree with required eligibility, as specified by the Admitting Institute, should be submitted by September 30, 2020.

How to apply: Applicants can apply online mode only.

Registration fee:


Fee Details

One Test Paper

Two Test Papers

Female (All Categories)/SC/ST/PwD

Rs. 750/-

Rs. 1050/-

All Others

Rs. 1500/-

Rs. 2100/-

Important dates:

  • Commencement of ONLINE Registration and Application on JAM 2020 Website: 5th September, 2019.
  • Last Date for Online Application Submission and Uploading of Documents on the Website: 8th October, 2019.
  • Admit Card Download from: 7th January, 2020.
  • Date of JAM 2020 Examination: 9th February, 2020.
  • Announcement of the Results of JAM 2020: 20th March, 2020.
  • Submission of Application Form for Admission on the JAM 2020 Website: 9th – 22nd April, 2020.
  • Last Date for Receipt of Request for Change of Category in Proper Format/Rectification of Defective Documents: 4th May, 2020.
  • Declaration of First Admission List: 1st June, 2020.
  • Declaration of Second Admission List: 16th June, 2020.
  • Declaration of Third and Final Admission List: 29th June, 2020.
  • Closure of Admissions through JAM 2020: 3rd July, 2020.

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