IIT JAM 2016 was successfully conducted on the scheduled date, Sunday 7th Feb, 2016. The aspirants who gave their best for preparing for this tough exams finally felt the relief after they had appeared for their chosen subjects.
JAM is surely considered as one of the toughest entrance exams to scrutinize the eligibility for taking the M.Sc. and PhD programs at the premier 16 Indian Institute of Technology and Indian Institute of Science (IISC B’lore). Scores for JAM 2016 will also be accepted by Indian Institute of Science, Education & Research, Pune (IISER) and Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad (MNNIT).
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Review of the IIT JAM Exam
As declared by many students who attempted the JAM exam, found the exam relatively easy this time. All the 7 subjects question papers had relatively easy questions when compared to their future counterparts.
The past JAM exam papers for Physics and Mathematics have been tough but, this time candidates found the Physics question paper, less tough as compared to its last appearances.
IIT JAM 2016 Question Papers
For the aspirants who wish to take this tough nut next year, grab a look at the complete questions papers for all the subjects. You can download the IIT JAM 2016 Question Papers conveniently here.
- Biological Sciences (BL)
- Biotechnology (BT)
- Chemistry (CY)
- Geology (GG)
- Mathematics (MA)
- Mathematical Statistics (MS)
- Physics (PH)
JAM 2016 Expected Cut-offs
Although the authorized sources have not yet released any information regarding the expected cut-offs, as it would be too early to release the cut-offs, but still on the basis of the cutoffs released in previous years, Eduncle has tried to collate data and derive out the expected cutoffs for JAM 2016. Below we have detailed out the expected cutoffs for all the 7 subjects for the General, OBC and SC/ST category.
Note: The official cut-offs will be released once the JAM 2016 Results are declared by IIT Madras who is the conveyor for JAM 2016 exam. The cutoff list shared below is just on estimates which is derived through the previous year cutoffs.
Expected Cutoff Marks for Biological Sciences:
- General: 32 Marks
- OBC: 28.80 Marks
- SC/ST: 16 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Bio Technology:
- General: 35 Marks
- OBC: 31.50 Marks
- SC/ST: 17.50 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Chemistry:
- General: 26 Marks
- OBC: 23.50 Marks
- SC/ST: 13 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Geology:
- General: 40 Marks
- OBC: 36 Marks
- SC/ST: 20 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Mathematics:
- General: 12.50 Marks
- OBC: 11.25 Marks
- SC/ST: 6.25 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Mathematical Statistics:
- General: 5 Marks
- OBC: 4.5 Marks
- SC/ST: 2.5 Marks
Expected Cutoff Marks for Physics:
- General: 13 Marks
- OBC: 11.50 Marks
- SC/ST: 6.50 Marks
IIT JAM Results 2016
As per the schedule, the IIT JAM 2016 Exam aspirants would be able to check their results on the official website through the JOAPS login credentials once the administering body for the JAM 2016 i.e. IIT Madras declares the results. The scheduled date for the results to be out is 23rd March 2016 (Wednesday).
Stay tuned with Eduncle for the latest news and updates on the IIT JAM 2016 Results
Wishing all JAM aspirants loads of Good Luck
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