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September 5, 2019 • 10:48 am

IIT JAM Exam Centres 2020 – Complete List of Cities and Centre Codes


IIT JAM 2020 Exam Centre



Hello Aspirants!


Aspiring for JAM 2020 Exam?


Here comes the good news for the candidates who are waiting for the exam notification. IIT JAM 2020 Exam will be conducted on 9th February 2020.


The registration process for IIT JAM 2020 has been started from 04th September 2019.


JAM exam is conducted through the eight IITs & IISc zones on the rotational basis. Candidates are required to follow some basic guidelines to select the IIT JAM Exam Centre.


Important Note - As per the official update of IIT Kanpur, the Ghaziabad city has been transferred from IIT Delhi Zone to IIT Roorkee Zone due to operational reasons.



IIT JAM Exam Centres 2020 – Important Points to Keep in Mind!


 Candidates have three choices to select the Exam Cities for JAM at the time of application form submission. Then the council allots the IIT JAM Exam Centre according to candidate’s preferences for cities.

 When you choose the first city, the zone gets determined and you have to choose 2 other cities from that zone only.

 The exam city has one or more exam centres of IIT JAM Exam.

 Once the centre is allotted, the request to change the city or town will be accepted only for exceptional circumstances. Click on How to Change IIT JAM Exam Centre to know the complete procedure.



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List of IIT JAM Exam Centres 2020


Below we have provided the complete list of IIT JAM Exam Cities with their codes to help you in the online procedure for JAM 2020 Exam.


All the JAM Exam Centres are divided into 7 IIT Zones and IISc, which are given below:


IIT Bombay

 IIT Delhi

 IIT Guwahati

 IIT Kanpur

 IIT Kharagpur

 IIT Madras

 IIT Roorkee

 IISc Bangalore



Check the complete updated zone wise list below


S. No.

Zone IIT JAM Exam Cities


1. IISc Banglore Bengaluru, Karnataka 101
Hubballi, Karnataka 102
Hyderabad, Telangana 103
Kannur, Kerala 104
Kozhikode, Kerala 105
Mangalore, Karnataka 106
Palakkad, Kerala 107
Thrissur, Kerala 108
2. IIT Bombay Ahmedabad, Gujrat 201
Goa, Goa 202
Mumbai, Maharashtra 203
Nagpur, Maharashtra 204
Nanded, Maharashtra 205
Nasik, Maharashtra 206
Pune, Maharashtra 207
Vadodara, Gujrat 208
3. IIT Delhi Faridabad, Haryana 301
Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh (Transferred to IIT Roorkee) 302
Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh 303
Gurgaon, Haryana 304
Hisar, Haryana 305
Indore, Madhya Pradesh 306
Jaipur, Rajasthan 307
Jammu, Jammu and Kashmir 308
Jodhpur, Rajasthan 309
New Delhi, Delhi 310
4. IIT Guwahati Asansol – Durgapur, West Bengal 401
Dhanbad, Jharkhand 402
Dibrugarh, Assam 403
Guwahati, Assam 404
Jorhat, Assam 405
Kalyani, West Bengal 406
Patna, Bihar 407
Siliguri, West Bengal 408
5. IIT Kanpur Agra, Uttar Pradesh 501
Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh 502
Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh 503
Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 504
Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 505
Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 506
Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh 507
6. IIT Kharagpur Bhubaneswar, Odisha 601
Kharagpur, West Bengal 602
Kolkata, West Bengal 603
Raipur, Chhattisgarh 604
Ranchi, Jharkhand 605
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh 606
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh 607
7. IIT Madras Chennai, Tamil Nadu 701
Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu 702
Ernakulam, Kerala 703
Kollam, Kerala 704
Kottayam, Kerala 705
Madurai, Tamil Nadu 706
Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 707
Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu 708
Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu 709
Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh 709
Warangal, Telangana 710
8. IIT Roorkee Dehradun, Uttarakhand 801
Jalandhar, Punjab 802
Kurukshetra, Haryana 803
Mohali, Punjab 804
Noida, Uttar Pradesh 805
Moradabad, Uttar Pradesh 806
Roorkee, Uttarakhand 807



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How to Change Exam Centre Under Exceptional Circumstances?


While filling up the application form, the student has to fill three cities based on his priority. The JAM 2020 Organizing Committee reserves the right to add a new city or remove an existing one and allot a city that may not be any one of the choices stated by the candidate. Refer to the below points for the key information about changing IIT JAM Exam Centre.


 You can’t change an exam centre within a same city/or town you opted earlier.

 You have to write a request application to the IIT JAM 2020 Organizing Institute with a valid reason to change the exam centre. Along with this request application, you have to send a Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- drawn in favor of “JAM 2020”, on any Nationalized Bank.

 The above application will be sent to the below address:


Organizing Chairperson, JAM 2020 Organizing IIT



Some General Instructions for the IIT JAM Exam


  Exam will be held in two sessions –

  For Physics (PH), Mathematical Statistics (MS) and Biotechnology (BT) subjects JAM exam will be held in session -1.

 Exam Timing for IIT JAM: - 9:30 A.M. to 12:30 P.M.

 In session -2, Exam will be organized for Chemistry (CY), Geology (GG) and Mathematics (MA) subjects.

 JAM Exam Timing: - 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M.

 Candidates must report at the JAM Exam Centre before 35 minutes of the exam.

 Candidates should carry the original photo ID Proof along with the JAM Admit Card, without these candidates will not be allowed in the examination centre.

 Mobile Phones, Calculator or any other Electronic Devices are not allowed in the JAM Exam Centre.

 Candidates need not carry their own rough sheet in the exam hall. Scribble Pads are provided to the candidates for the rough work. The applicants have to write their registration number and name on the pads.


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  • Sri Harshini Chappidi
    I am interested in doing Mac chemistry at IIT so I should prepare only for chemistry or the subjects like mathematics ,physics ,biology?
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    Eduncle Team @Eduncle
    Hello Sri Harshini,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Thanks for asking your query with us!   Yes, You can apply for two Test Papers simultaneously. But you must ensure that these test papers are not scheduled in the same session.   The first session includes Biological Sciences, Physics & Mathematics and the second session will be of Chemistry, Geology, Biotechnology & Mathematical Statistics   Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Sajid Patel
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    Eduncle Team @Eduncle
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