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February 19, 2021 • 11:12 am

IIT JAM 2021 Latest Notification & Updates You Must Know

IIT JAM Notification

If you have a dream to pursue a Master's degree from top Indian colleges like IITs & IISCs, then IIT JAM is the gateway to them.

As per the latest IIT JAM Notification 2021, The Joint Admission Test will be held by IISC Bangalore for the 2021-22 academic session. Also, the JAM exam name is changed to Joint Admission Test for Masters (JAM) which earlier was Joint Admission Test for M.Sc.

A number of changes have been made this year by the conducting authority in terms of the number of exam papers, seats, schedules, etc. So, the candidates now need to know all the important IIT JAM exam dates and the latest events.

The JAM Authority has released the official IIT JAM 2021 notification on 12th August 2020 regarding the exam date. According to the latest update, the JAM 2021 Exam Candidates Responses are available from 19th February. So, make sure you check all the important updates provided in this article.
Below we are providing the JAM 2021 Latest Updates released by officials.


IIT JAM Exam Date 2021

Latest IIT JAM 2021 Notification

Quick Guide for Joint Admission Test



Download Free IIT JAM 2021 Model Paper & Solutions



IIT JAM 2021 Important Dates


The provisional calendar for the IIT JAM 2021 Exam released by the officials is given below. Please note down all the important dates and plan your preparation accordingly.


Exam Events

IIT JAM Important Dates

Start of Online Application for JAM 2021 exam

10th September 2020 (Closed)

Last Date of Online Submission

17th October 2020

Admit Card Release Date

11th January 2021

IIT JAM 2021 Exam Date

14th February 2021 (Sunday)

Candidates Response Sheet 19th February

Declaration of Result

20th March 2021

Online Registration for Admission Process

15th to 28th April 2021

Declaration of First Admission List

16th June 2021

Declaration of Second Admission List

1st July 2021

Declaration of Third & Final List

16th July 2021

Closure of Admission Through JAM 2021

20th July 2021



Download Free List of Important Topics along with their Marking Weightage and plan your preparations accordingly.



IIT JAM Notification 2021: Check Out the Latest Exam Updates Here


IIT JAM 2021 Latest News:

  IISc Bangalore has released the candidates' response sheet on 19th February. You can visit the official IIT JAM website to download the response sheet that you have submitted for the exam.

 The IIT JAM exam schedule has been released. The IIT JAM 2021 Admit card will be available at JOAPS Portal to download from 11th January 2021. The exam will be conducted in two sessions.

 The IIT JAM 2021 Mock Test links are available for students.

  As per the latest IIT JAM notification, the exam authority has added new examination cities in IIT Bombay, Kharagpur, Madras, Roorkee, Delhi, and Bangalore zone. Check out the details here- IIT JAM Exam Centers.

  The aspirants could make changes in their JAM Application Form through the JOAPS portal from 2nd to 10th November 2020.

 IIT Mandi allows students to take admission in M.Sc. Physics Programme through JAM 2021 exam.

 JAM 2021 registration process was started on 10th September till 17th November 2020.

 This year Mysuru, Rourkela, and Srinagar are also added to the list of IIT JAM examination cities.

 Minimum Educational Qualification (MEQ) requirements are revised for different programs.

 For the first time the Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore will organize the JAM 2021 Exam. The official IIT JAM 2021 exam dates had been released. check official update - Click Here.

 As per the latest updates, the name of the JAM exam has been changed to Joint Admission Test for Masters (JAM) which was Joint Admission Test for M.Sc earlier.

The IIT JAM exam authority has added Economics subject this year. The Joint Admission Test 2021 will be conducted for 7 subjects - Biotechnology(BT), Mathematical Statistics(MS), Physics(PH), Chemistry(CY), Economics(EN), Geology(GG) and Mathematics(MA).


The IIT JAM 2021 exam will be conducted in two sessions-

Exam Date


Test Papers and Codes

14th February 2021 (Sunday)

I (Morning Shift) -
9.30 AM to 12.30 PM

Mathematical Statistics (MS)

Physics (PH)

Biotechnology (BT)

II (Afternoon Shift) -
3 PM to 6 PM

Economics (EN)

Chemistry (CY)

Geology (GG)

Mathematics (MA)



Download Free PDF of IIT JAM 2021 Exam Syllabus



Quick Guide for Joint Admission Test


While preparing for the exam, candidates often get confused and don’t understand where to start the preparation. Eduncle has come here to help and support you by providing a complete exam guide as per the latest IIT JAM Notification 2021.

It contains all the important information you need to know while preparing for the exam.


Eligibility Criteria - Before applying for the exam, it’s very important to find out whether you are eligible for the JAM exam or not. To get complete knowledge about education qualification & age limit check the IIT JAM Eligibility here.

Syllabus – While preparing for the exam it is important to know the complete syllabus & must-read topics to boost your exam preparation. Download the IIT JAM 2021 Syllabus for Free.

Exam Pattern - You should know the pattern of the questions asked in the examination and the marking scheme when you are preparing for the exam. This will help you to streamline your planning. You can get the JAM Exam Pattern here.

Admit Card - The admit card is an essential part to enter the exam center. It includes the candidate's name, exam center, time, subject, and other important data regarding the examination. Get detailed information for IIT JAM Admit Card before download.

Question Papers – The best strategy to boost performance in the examination is by solving previous years' papers and model test papers.  It will help you in analyzing your exam preparation and enhancing speed & accuracy. You can find the IIT JAM Question Papers here.

Preparation Tips - Aspirants need guidance to achieve good scores in the exam. Here are some Experts recommended Tips for JAM Preparation that will help you prepare smartly and effectively.



Download Free PDF of Joint Admission Test Last Years’ Question Papers with Solutions & Boost Up Your Preparation



Hope you find this article about IIT JAM Notifications helpful. If you have any queries regarding the IIT JAM Latest News 2021 provided in this blog, you can share it with us in the comments section below.


We will try to solve your queries as soon as possible.


All the Best Aspirants.


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  • Selvam
    iam doing 2nd year in my bsc chemistry i want to join iit jam course here ... the doubt i have was wheather the teachera teach from basics or not
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  • Manish kumar Kumar
    i am fail in a subsidiary paper in part 2 .Am i eligible For Iit Jam
  • Sonam dash
    hello I'm in BSc 2nd year botany honours, can I crack it by taking biotechnology course!?
    Hello Sonam,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you can crack the IIT JAM exam in Biotechnology but you should be either in the final year of your B.Sc or have completed it.
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  • Kumar
    Hello eduncle , I want 2008 to 2013 answer keys for biotechnology paper, iitjam
  • Mohini
    hello eduncle is B.EL.ED ellegible for IIT JAM
    Hello Mohini,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible for the IIT JAM examination.
    Thanks for asking your query with us!
  • Tapur manu
    sir is there any reservation for chemistry honours students in iit jam chemistry exam
  • Vishal patel
    hello I am 1 year student can i creak iit jam exam with chemistry
    Hello Vishal,
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    You will be eligible to apply for the IIT JAM exam after completing the graduation degree. kindly Check out the
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    Devendra labana
    hello I am bsc 1 year student then how to start my preparation at this time ownward? plz guide me to start well defined preparation
  • Lucky singh
    I am studying from Bsc 2nd year.I am eligible for Chemistry entrance of IIT JAM
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  • Ambika
    i have completed graduation by chemistry, zoology and botany. am i eligible for botany entrance test of iit jam?
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    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You will be eligible to apply for IIT JAM in you graduation subject, which you have read for at least 2 years or 4 sem.
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  • Priya Khatri
    i am in b. sc medical 3rd year so please tell me which is best m. sc chemistry or m. sc biotechnology
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    Arun jangir
    chemistry is much better for job purpose rather than biotechnology
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