IIT JAM Eligibility 2023, Qualifying Subject & Minimum Marks – Know Here

IIT JAM eligibility 2023IIT JAM Eligibility 2023 can be checked according to the various subject papers. Last year, the eligibility was revised. Complete eligibility must be checked by candidates before applying for the exam. Joint Admission Test for M.Sc (JAM)  is the national level exam for admission to M.Sc and other post-bachelor degree & dual degree programmes at IITs. This year IIT JAM 2023 will be conducted by IIT, Guwahati. The JAM exam is gateway for admission to integrated Ph.D programme at Indian Institute of Science (IISc) & IITs. Only eligible candidates will be able to apply for JAM 2023. Through this article, candidates can check JAM Eligibility 2023.

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IIT JAM Eligibility 2023

Here, candidates can check the complete IIT JAM eligibility criteria 2023:

General Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must check the eligibility before filling the IIT JAM 2023 application form.

  • Nativity: Indian national as well as foreign national will be eligible for JAM.
  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates applying for JAM must have Bachelor’s degree as a qualifying examination degree.
  • Minimum Marks: As per the new changes announced in the eligibility requirement for IIT JAM 2023, the percentage marks /CGPA/ CPI obtained in the qualifying degree is relaxed now to JUST PASS to be eligible to apply for IIT JAM 2023.
  • In case if candidates are promoted without a mark sheet, the promotion certificate or a document accompanying the promotion certificate duly signed by the Institute Head should mention the subjects taken in that semester/ year to evaluate the MEQ requirements for admission to a specific program.
  • Foreign nationals having Indian degree are eligible to apply, subject to admitting the policy of the Institute.
  • Students are required to submit their proof of passing the qualifying degree by 30th September, 2023.
  • At the time of admission, all the admitted candidates are required to submit a physical fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner in the prescribed form.
  • During admission, the admitted candidates will have to undergo a physical fitness test by a medical board constituted by the admitting institute.
  • In case students are not found physically fit to pursue their chosen course of study, their admission is liable to be cancelled.
    • Students must note that it is the complete responsibility of the candidates to prove that they satisfy the minimum educational qualifications (MEQs) and eligibility requirements (ERs) for admission.
    • At any stage, the admission institute has the right to cancel the admission of candidates who are found to have been admitted to programme in which they are not entitled, being unqualified or ineligible in accordance with the rules and regulations in effect.

Also Check:

IIT JAM Application Correction

IIT JAM Syllabus

IIT JAM Exam Pattern

Test Papers & Codes & Eligibility for Admission

Here, we are providing the eligibility criteria of various courses offered under IIT JAM exam 2023. The examination will be organized in seven subjects, also referred to as Test Papers, of Biological Sciences (BL), Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS) and Physics (PH).

Test Paper (Test paper code)Academic Programme(s)Institute(s)Minimum Educational Qualification(s) for Admission
Essential subjects in Bachelor’s Degree along with minimum durationEssential subjects at (10+2) level
Biotechnology (BT)M.Sc. BiotechnologyIITIAny Branch/ SubjectNo Restrictions
M.Sc. BiotechnologyIITB, IITRAny Branch/ SubjectMathematics
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and EngineeringIITBAny one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters
 
Chemistry (CY)
M.Sc. ChemistryIITB, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITI, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM, IITBHU,  IIT BhilaiChemistry for three years/six semestersMathematics
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in ChemistryIITBBS, IITKGP
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and EngineeringIITBAny one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semestersMathematics
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean SciencesIITBBSMathematics and Physics with any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and StatisticsNo Restrictions
Geology (GG) M.Sc. Applied GeologyIITB, IITRGeology for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biological ScienceMathematics
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in GeophysicsIITKGPGeology as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in GeologyIITKGP, IITBBS
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean SciencesIITBBSMathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and StatisticsNo Restrictions
M.Sc.(Tech) in Applied Geology*IITISMB.Sc degree (3 year) with Geology as Honours/ Major/ Main/Equivalent subject and any 2 subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.Mathematics
Mathematics (MA)M.Sc. in EconomicsIITRMathematics as one of the core subjectsNo Restrictions
M.Sc. MathematicsIITB, IITD, IITGN, IITI, IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPRMathematics for at least two years/four semesters
M.Sc. Mathematics/ Mathematics and ComputingIITISM
M.Sc. Mathematics and ComputingIITG,
IIT Bhilai
M.Sc. Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics and ComputingIITH
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in MathematicsIITBBS, IITKGPMathematics/ Statistics as a subject for at least two years/four semesters.
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations ResearchIITB
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and EngineeringIITBAny one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters.Mathematics
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean SciencesIITBBSMathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and StatisticsNo Restrictions
Mathematical Statistics (MS)M.Sc. Applied Statistics and InformaticsIITBMathematics or Statistics for at least two years/ four semestersNo Restrictions
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations ResearchIITB
M.Sc. StatisticsIITKStatistics for at least two years/ four semesters
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean SciencesIITBBSMathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics
Physics (PH)

 

M.Sc. PhysicsIITB, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITI,IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM, IITBHU, IIT BhilaiPhysics for at least two years/four semesters and Mathematics for at least one year/two semestersNo Restrictions
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in PhysicsIITBBS, IITKGP
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in PhysicsIITK
M.Sc. Applied GeophysicsIITBPhysics and Mathematics/Mathematical Physics for two years/four semesters and at least one of them as subject for three years/six semesters
M.Sc. AstronomyIITIPhysics and Mathematics for two years/four semesters and at least one of them as subject for three years/six semesters / Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean SciencesIITBBSMathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics
Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in GeophysicsIITKGPGeology as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics and ChemistryMathematics
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and EngineeringIITBAny one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters
M.Sc.(Tech) in AppliedGeophysicsIITISMB.Sc Degree (3 yr.) with Physics as Honours/ Major/ Main/ Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for 2 years/4 semesters and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology, Electronics, and Statistics for 1 year/ 2 semesters.No Restrictions

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  1. Deepika says:

    I am bsc student studying 2nd year when will I able to apply IIT jam

  2. Sourav says:

    B.A geography student give IIT JAM exam

  3. Sankit Das says:

    Sir I haven’t appeared for jee exam at 12std
    So can I give exam for iit jams after degree??
    Plz reply

  4. aiswarya e s says:

    I passed bsc geology with 79% and msc applied geology with 73%. can i take the exam and apply for PHD.

  5. SK ASIKUR RAHAMAN says:

    Sir i am a bsc Nutrition student, I can gate this exam?

  6. Savita says:

    I’m a student of electronics and telecommunication engineering (Btech). Can I eligible to apply for Msc in astronomy through IIT JAM ?

  7. Sricheta Patra says:

    Sir can I apply jam exam for msc in zoology??

  8. Puja Saikia says:

    I am a student of B.sc with botany hons and chemistry as generic. Will I be able to appear for JAM biotech or chemistry?

  9. Anshushree says:

    Can msc agriculture students can apply for iit jam..?

  10. Pratiksha khope says:

    Sir i am doing bsc in chem bot zoo and math in 12 th std i want to do msc in biological science i am eligible to apply for it jam can it apply for it iit jam biological science plz reply sir

  11. Pratiksha khope says:

    Sir i am final year student i am doing b.sc in che bot zoo and math in 12th std i want to do msc in biological science am i eligible to apply for it jam can i apply for it iit jam biological science plz reply sir i really need

  12. Aarthi Ravichandran says:

    I am an Indian national but I have a foreign degree. Want to apply to IISc for Joint MSc-PhD and IITB for MSc Biotech. Am I eligible?

  13. Pratima kanrar says:

    I passed bsc 2017 with 50% marks,can i jam exam ?

  14. Pratima kanrar says:

    I passed bsc 2017 with 50% marks,i am eligibility ?

  15. Shalini says:

    Sir…, IAM completed my bsc nuclear medicine technology.I don’t know which paper to select?? I want to study msc PhD in nuclear medicine in iit can anyone pls help me..

  16. Ammu says:

    Iam bsc zoology 3 year student.can I apply for iit jam biotechnology?is their any requirement of caste certificate for obc students for applying at iit jam?

  17. sunitha j shetty says:

    nw im final year student if m able to attend d jam exam?
    in eligible they said u must hv degree in applying subjec so im asking pls clarify soon

  18. Asha meena says:

    Sir me bsc final ki student hu can i apply this exam

  19. Akanksha sharma says:

    Sir can i apply for iit jam during the bsc b. ed 4 year integrated program(3rd year)???

  20. Shaik Firdaus says:

    Sir I am now persuing final year BSc but due to pandamic my 4th sem exams didn’t held so I wanted to know am I eligible to it

  21. Manindra Manhar says:

    I am a bsc final year biology student. Do i am eligible to give IIT JAM

  22. Sree vidya says:

    I’m from pcm in 12th and have biotechnology, genetics and chem in my bachelor. Am I eligible for iit jam 2021

  23. Krupa says:

    Can we get addmission in iit if we are bio students??

  24. Jeetendra says:

    I am completed my graduation in 2014 can I given iit jam exam in 2021

  25. Chitransh Sharma says:

    Sir i am in 3rd year b.sc from biotech but the issue is that i dont have 2nd year degree i just passed 2nd year whats the another option i have to submit my form any alternative option which can help me

  26. Manvi says:

    I am doing graduation from Bsc. (PCM). Can I able to give exam of iit jam in chemistry subject??

  27. Lata sharma says:

    Sir, I’m a student of integrated B.Ed (B.Sc – B. Ed) fourth year. Am I eligible for iit jam 2021?

  28. Sruthi says:

    Sir,I’m completed agricultural diploma instead of plus2 intermediate I’m interested in jam exam.Now I completed my b.sc with(botany, zoology, chemistry)am I eligible for jam exam for chemistrysir

  29. rohit says:

    12th me pcb subbject,iit jam ka exam de skte h kya?

  30. rohit says:

    sir,12th me pcb subbject,iit jam ka exam de skte h kya?

  31. Nikhil says:

    I got 39.86 marks in iit jam 2020 .The cutoff for 2nd round is also 39.86 .
    How Should i apply for the counselling round…?

  32. ashi says:

    M in bsc 2nd yr with subjects zoo botany n chem bt NO mathematics in 12 std . M i eligible for msc chem in iit jam exam next year if i got abv 55% aggregate in bsc??

  33. Kynjohbor lyngkhoi says:

    Sir can i apply for IIT JAM 2017 msc chemistry but failed maths in +2 level and taking chemistry hons in graduate level with zoology and botany as general subjects.

  34. without rounding off means sir

  35. Rivu Ghosh says:

    If I repeat or drop in any year during B.Sc or undergraduate course, will I be eligible for IIT jam?

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