IIT JAM 2021 Application Form (Till 17th Oct), Registration – Apply Here

IIT JAM 2021IIT JAM 2021  Application Form has been extended till 17th October 2020. The examination will be organised by IISC Bangalore on behalf of Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD). Admission is offered into M.Sc, M.Sc.- Ph.D, M.Sc.- Ph.D dual degree and various other programmes at IIT & IISc. Candidates seeking to apply for M.Sc. (JAM) will have to apply through JAM Online Application processing System (JOAPS). Here we are providing detail information such as application form, its fee and much more regarding IIT JAM Application Form 2021. 

IIT JAM 2021  Application Form – Till 17th Oct  

newiconIIT JAM 2021 Application Form has been extended till 17th October 2020. Click here to apply. 

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Candidates must go through following details regarding IITJAM Registration:

  • IIT JAM 2021 application form has been made available from 10th September 2020.
  • The last date to submit the form is till 17th October 2020.
  • Candidates are able to apply for IIT JAM through online mode by using JOAPS.
  • While filling application form, candidates must not forget to upload passport size photograph & signature in prescribed format.
  • Candidates must not forget to provide valid/ working mail ID & phone number in the application form.
  • Candidates must also fill the exam city as per their preference during registration.
  • Authority has also provided correction facility in the application form from 2nd to 10th November 2020 to rectify mistakes (if any).
  • Candidates will be able to appear for one or two test papers also.
  • Incomplete application form will not be accepted so candidates must fill the form completely & carefully.
  • Candidates must also ensure that they fulfil all the eligibility norms before applying as form will be accepted only of eligible candidates.

Details/ Document required while filling application form:

  • Qualification exam details
  • Scanned passport size photograph & signature
  • Category certificate (if required)
  • PwD certificate (if required)
  • Valid email ID & mobile number
  • Fee payment- Net banking, Credit card, Debit card details.

Application Fee:

  • Candidates are able to submit the application fee via online mode.
  • Mode of payment includes credit card, debit card or net banking.
  • Application fee are as mentioned in the below table:
Group/ CategoryApplication Fee
One test paperTwo test paper
Female (All Categories)/ SC/ ST/ PwDRs.750/-Rs.1050/-
All OthersRs.1500/-Rs.2100/-
Check Here – How to Fill IIT JAM Application Form

IIT JAM Application Correction

Authority has also provided correction facility to rectify mistakes in the application form. It is a one time opportunity for candidates to edit the mistakes. Correction facility has been provided on 2nd to 10th November 2020 via online mode.

Correction has been made available in the fields such as category, gender and exam city. Candidates also have to submit the correction fee to edit changes.

IIT JAM Eligibility Criteria 

Candidates must go through following eligibility norms while filling applying for IIT JAM:

  • Nationality: Indian as well as foreign national category candidates will be eligible to apply.
  • Qualification: Candidates must qualify Bachelor’s degree to be eligible for IIT JAM 2021.
  • Percentage: He/ She must score at least 55% marks (50% for reserved category) to be eligible for IIT JAM 2021.
  • Physical fitness: Applying candidates will have to submit physical fitness proof from registered medical practitioner.
  • Age Limit: There will be no age limit to apply for IIT JAM 2021.
  • Appearing: Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam in year 2021 will be also eligible for examination.

JAM 2021 Application Dates

Candidates must check following table regarding IIT JAM Application Dates:

EventsDates (Announced)
Registration process starts10th September 2020
Last date for registration17th October 2020
Correction process2nd to 10th November 2020
IIT JAM 2021 exam14th February 2021

How to Apply for IIT JAM 2021

Candidates must follow following step by step procedure while applying for IIT JAM:

  • Visit official website (Link is provided above)
  • Click on “JOAPS Applicant login” option on the home page.
  • Fill the details such as name, mail ID & phone number.
  • Now candidates will receive an enrollment numb er on their registered mail ID & number.
  • After receiving details, login using the given login credentials.
  • Proceed to fill other personal & qualification details.
  • Candidates must also submit exam city as per their preference.
  • Once all details will be filled, upload passport size photograph & signature in JPEG format.
  • Photograph must be in 3.5 cm width * 4.5 cm height in range of 5KB to 200 KB.
  • Signature must be in range of 5 KB to 100 KB with maximum 160 * 560 pixels & minimum 80* 280 pixels in size.
  • Candidates must also upload category certificate (if required).
  • Now re-check & verify the given details.
  • After verification, click on “submit” option.
  • Then proceed to submit application fee as per your category.
  • Once fee will get submitted, a confirmation page will appear on your screen.
  • Take printout of confirmation page for future reference.

FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)

Answer: The application process of IIT JAM 2021 has been started from 10th September 2020.

Answer: Yes, foreign national category candidates will be also eligible to apply.

Answer: You will be able to apply for IIT JAM 2021 via online mode.

Answer: Yes, you will be allow to apply for two papers also.

Answer: No, the application fee is non-refundable in any case.

Through the above IIT JAM  2021 application form article, candidates can check all details such as application form, correction details, fee mode & much more. We have also mentioned step by step procedure for how to apply for examination to avoid any kind of rejection in the submission. Authority can accept application form only of eligible candidates so candidates must also check the mentioned eligibility norms to check whether they are eligible or not.

If you have any other query regarding IIT JAM 2021 Application Form, you can ask us by leaving your comment in the box below.

Displaying 83 Comments
  1. Roshni Wani says:

    I want to apply for IIT jam 2021.
    But now can I apply for this ?

  2. Bhoomika says:

    Sir 3b category comes under general or obc

  3. Ravinder says:

    Application form ki date extend ho skhti h kya

  4. Chandra says:

    Sir is there any option to change ta discipline .. there is no mistake in the rest of the form

  5. Ankita khan says:

    Status In my form it is written thati have taken action for defects but form not uploaded when it will be uploaded ???

  6. Itishree Priydarshini says:

    Hello sir,
    I rectified my defect in signature since oct 16. But still it is showing form is Under processing 😕😞.When I will get confirm that my form has been successfully accepted??

  7. Itishree Priydarshini says:

    Hello sir,
    I rectified my defect in signature since Oct 16,But still It is showing under processing….
    When I will confirm that my form successfully accepted??

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      well it can take few more days for final submission, however you should contact to the official help desk of IIT JAM as they will guide you through this.

  8. Ashwini says:

    sir I have rectified the defect but the photo upload is not as per brochure I have second chance to rectify the form

  9. Kaushiki Kamat says:

    Hi, I would like to know that I have recieved a email from IIT Jam site regarding defects of my photo and signature , so rectification for that is done so how will I know that my form is excepted by you’ll ?


    Sir during submission of the form because of some network error I didn’t verify my email otp and perhaps I have submitted my form so what should I do now

  11. Sayali says:

    Sir mujhe ek massage ata hai ki..you have at least one defect to attend..
    But wo kya defect hai wo smj nai aa rha

  12. Prachi says:

    Sir humari email Id verify nhi huye aur payment bhi nhi to ab kuchh nhi kr skte kya

  13. Amulya says:

    Can you please give extension for applying JAM exam 2021.. please give extension.. we tried applying twice, due to connectivity issue we couldn’t apply.. please try to figure it out.. but please give extension atleast 1 day.. please sir😭

  14. Mounika says:

    Sir I had not received any OTP yet to verify email address what can I do ?
    I tried with three different mails but I hadn’t received any OTP

  15. Ganesh says:

    I already submitted my IIT JAM 2021 application form. But I did mistake while applying for IIT JAM 2021 in category section .pls give a solution to correct my mistake.

  16. Rushikesh says:

    Sir my father’s name has been changed how it change I don’t know because mene registration krte wakt sahi dala badme kaise change hua pata nai chla mujhe

  17. Tanisha says:

    Sir i hadn’t received otp for my email verification.im trying from yesterday.

  18. Durgasainath says:

    What is the qualification for the exam?

  19. Jignesh says:

    Sir I have problem in my email verification ,I can’t get any otp on my mail what can I do ??

  20. Shejal says:

    i had not received otp yet to verify my email address. what to do then?

  21. Aishwarya says:

    I have submitted the form for Jam 2021 just now on 15th oct what is the last hour of submission today as it is the last day? when is the closing?

  22. Rajesh says:

    Hi you 🙂 I have a mail id verification trouble! Could I replace it with another id therein or shall I go for another registration ?

  23. Keshab kumar Sahoo says:

    i have rectified an error in photo.But its showing your application is under process.When will I get to know about its confirmation and application form has been accepted by the authorities ????

  24. Amrita Saha says:

    My status in application form after rectifying the defects is showing “under process” . How and when i will know it is successfully done or not ?

  25. mahesh kumar says:

    sir i have done payment successfully then jam screen shown another make payment

  26. Geetha A R says:

    When will be the editing option of this form? Pls reply me sir/madam

  27. Pranali Malpure says:

    Sir,My mail Id cannot be verified.I tried so many times.OTP sent is displaying on screen but cannot recieved at Email address.Please tell me how todo this process..

  28. Rahul says:

    Last date and time of application form

    • Sarvgyan Team says:

      According to the current announcement Application Form will close on October 15,2020, however official didn’t mentioned any specific time.

  29. Stuti Rani Gogoi says:

    I m trying to fill up registration form … But i m not able to fil it … The registration page is not opening why so???

  30. Harsha says:

    Sir, I have submitted my same signature which is already incorrect. I got a mail about rectify the signature.By mistakenly I was upload the same one. So, do I have any chance to rectify it again?please respond for it.

  31. Ayushi Rathore says:

    I have passed my 2 nd year with general promotion, and don’t get my marksheet of 2nd year yet , what can I do , is I eligible for iit jam 2021 , please reply because last date comming soon so I wanna upload my form , please reply

  32. Anchal says:

    Sir I uploaded my signature many times with given appropriate size but it can’t be upload what should I do .. please contact

  33. R.Revathi says:

    I did mistake while applying for IIT jam 2021 in category section please give a solution how to correct my mistake.

  34. Alok kumar says:


  35. Manas Ranjan Tripathy says:

    Is it acceptable if I upload passprt size photograph with coloured back ground

  36. Abutaher Mistry says:

    First I applied one paper but now I want to apply for two paper.How I can do this? Please help me

  37. Gourav mandal says:

    I have applied in jam 2021 physics paper. But I have given my phone number which is shown that the sim card is invalid. So, I want to change my phone number .what is the amount required to change phone number in one paper.

  38. Manish pandit says:

    Mera last semester BSc exam Abhi tak nahi hua to mujhe form me kya dalna hai pass out hogaya ya fir honeka hu
    Give me answer sir/mam

  39. Krishnakant rana says:

    I made the payment on 4th of October ,it was written in the screen that payment didn’t reach the destination ,payment was successful though.will I be refunded ? Coz it was written over there.and I haven’t yet been refunded.plz respond to it

  40. Krishnakant rana says:

    I made the payment on 4th of October ,payment was successful but it was written over there that my payment didnt reach the destination and it will be refunded.but it hasn’t been yet.when will I get it back? Plz respond to it

  41. Shrikant says:

    Sir I pass 2nd year in bsc in physics mathematics and computer science can I apply for IIT JAM?

  42. Shrikant says:

    Sir can i get admission in computer science through iit jam in iit’s?

  43. Shrikant says:

    Sir please gave me details about physical certificate. Is it optional or compulsory?

  44. Sheetal says:

    Hello…I’ve done my bsc in medical laboratory technology but while filling the discipline it says it must be in only two characters. What should I do when my course name is in three letters.
    Kindly reply ASAP.
    Thank you.

  45. Vaibhav Chauhan says:

    Jav koi bhi isaka form nikale to mujhe gmail kar dena please sir

  46. Chandra Shekhar says:

    Sir i have done 2 mistakes sir ..ples help me .i have given a pincode wrong and the discipline wrong ples tell me what to do

  47. Chungpa says:

    I’m male candidate, belongs to St category so what will be my exams fees (1paper)?

  48. Neha Gupta says:

    Sir I’m in sem 4 of bsc mathematics…..can I eligible for the jam 2021 examination??

  49. Trashna Thakur says:

    Due to Covid19 our 2nd year exam has not conducted. Sobwe haven’t got result of this year bit we also get general promotion and now i am in final year. Can we apply without 2nd year marksheet for this exam.

  50. Aftab says:

    I am registered in Jam 2021. Please tell me when to upload my result and the rest of the documents.

  51. Pradeep rathore says:

    Sir ews certificate is necessary at the time of form fill or at the time of counselling, I am confuse sir at the time of form fill ews is necessary or not

  52. Mayuri Dixit says:

    Candidates appearing in the qualifying exam in year 2021 will be also eligible for examination. W
    hat does that mean?

  53. Raj yadav says:

    Two generic paper are required or not for iit jam exam…

  54. Satendra kumar says:

    Kya mai IIT jam mathematics and chemistry dono ka exam ek sath de sakta hu

  55. Krishna parmar says:

    I am in third year of b.sc chemistry . What I give iit jam exam ?

  56. Panchal haresh says:

    Sir I confusions is how too start preparation I also start but I don’t understand how cover all topics

  57. rohit says:

    iit jam 2021 dene ke liye 12th me math subject hona jaruri h kya?

  58. Shraddha Tiwari says:

    I m from general category….and i have to apply only for 1 paper ..so how much fee i have too pay.

  59. Neelu says:

    Sir my graduation complete in 2019 so am I eligible for IIT JAM 2021

  60. Mamoni Sikdar says:

    Give me details about IIT JAM

  61. Tanushree says:

    Can anyone apply for iit jam geology if they have no optional of mathematics in bachelor degree?

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