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September 18, 2020 • 4:07 pm

IIT JAM 2021 Latest Notification & Updates You Must Know

IIT JAM Notification

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

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

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

The JAM Authority has released the official IIT JAM 2021 notification on 12th August 2020. According to the latest update, the JAM 2021 Exam will take place on 14th February 2021. So make sure you check all important notifications & updates that have been provided by the officials here in this article.


Hence, here we are providing the IIT JAM 2020-21 Latest Updates released by official.

IIT JAM Exam Date 2021

JAM Exam Date 2020

Latest Notification of JAM 2020-21 Exam

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 Activities

Important Dates

Start of Online Application for JAM 2021 exam

10th September 2020 (Released)

Last Date of Online Submission

15th October 2020

Admit Card Release Date

5th January 2021

IIT JAM 2021 Exam Date

14th February 2021 (Sunday)

Declaration of Result

20th March 2021

Online Registration for Admission Process

15th to 28th April

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 Updates:

 JAM 2021 registration process has been stared on 10th September 2020. To know the step by step process checkout IIT JAM 2021 Application Form procedure.

 According to the latest notification the Applications should be submitted online from 10th September to 15th October 2020.

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

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

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

 From the year 2021, the name of the JAM exam is changed to Joint Admission test for Masters (JAM) which was Joint Admission test for M.Sc earlier.

The 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).


Important Note: Due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the dates mentioned in the blog may extend and can be revised based on the situation and Government directives.


The IIT JAM exam is administered in two sessions-


Test Papers and Codes


Mathematical Statistics (MS)

Physics (PH)

Biotechnology (BT)


Chemistry (CY)

Economics (EN)

Geology (GG)

Mathematics (MA)



Download Free PDF of IIT JAM 2021 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 JAM Exam Guide.

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 improve the streamline your planning. You can get the JAM Exam Pattern here.

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 your 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 latest Notifications helpful. If you have any queries regarding the information 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!



Showing 22 comments out of 44
  • Mahesh Saini
    i am in 3 rd year in biology so i can doing in from iit
    Hello Mahesh, You can apply for IIT JAM.
    yes! i want you suggestions
    Vijay nagar
    you can apply but you are eligible for counseling when you must be maths subject in 10+2 ,,if you have no maths subject then you can give nios exam
    Abhijeet Gaurav
    No eligibility for maths in 10+2 has been scrapped.
  • Shreya
    im in 2nd year bsc ..with botany zoology and chemistry combination.. can i take biological science paper in iit jam???
    Hello Shreya,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    You are eligible to apply for IIT JAM Bio technology subject after completing the graduation degree.
    Thanks for asking your quer...
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  • Yash prajapati
    I am doing with biology Can I apply for M. Sc chemistry in IIT/ JAM
    you can apply for biotechnology in iit jam
  • Ezaz ahamed
    I'm completed in microbiology, so can I eligible to apply for iit jam chemistry
    Hello Ezaz,
    Greetings from Eduncle!
    Yes, you are eligible to apply for IIT JAM exam. You can check out the subjects wise eligibility criteria from -
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  • Rajkumar Yadav
    Thanks for all your information..
    Hello Rajkumar, Greetings from Eduncle! Thanks for the kind words and appreciation! We value your generous feedback. Kind Regards, Eduncle Team
  • Sheetal shekhar
    I also like it & thanks a lot !
    Hello Sheetal,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Thanks for the kind words and appreciation! We value your generous feedback. For more such updates, Kindly stay tuned with Edun...
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  • Sradhanjali Behera
    Sir plz mention syllabus for computer science ,IIT JAM
    Hello Sradhanjali, Greetings from Eduncle! IIT JAM is not conducted in computer science but you are eligible for joint MSc-PhD course. If you want to appear in JAM, then You have t...
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  • Piyush verma Verma
    Thanx for the info
    Hello Piyush,   Greetings from Eduncle!   Thanks for the kind words and appreciation! We value your generous feedback. For more such updates, Kindly stay tuned with Edunc...
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  • Jane
    I like it when folks get together and share views. Great website, keep it up!
  • Aykku mithun
    I'm not even able to apply foe IIT JAM. I know Oct 8 is the last date to apply. What is the exact timing that online application process ending?
    Hello Aykku,
    Greeting From Eduncle!
    As per the official update, you can apply for the IIT JAM 2020 till 8th October 2019 upto 17:30 hours.
    Thank You!!
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