Dear IIT JAM Aspirants!!
Fancying about a challenging and gratifying professional life is common amongst our youth. And it is an acclaimed truth that being a part of the programmes at IITs and IISc can easily fulfill those dreams.
The IITs and IISc undoubtedly have greater significance all over the world for maintaining the degree of excellence in education in the fields of engineering, science & technology, and research.
In the direction of providing prospects to the engineering bachelors to develop academic flair at various IITs and IISc, IIT JAM Exam is led by IITs rotationally.
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Filling IIT JAM Online Application form is the initial phase to enter the admission procedure of IITs (Indian Institutes of Technology) and IISc (Indian Institute of Science).
The aspirants for IIT Jam exam can select among the following academic programmes: –
Programmes at the IITs
M.Sc. (Four Semesters)
Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree
Programmes at the IISc
Integrated Ph.D. Degree
To appear for the IIT JAM Exam 2018, aspirants need to complete the initial formalities of applying for the exam. The mode of applying and submitting your educational, age and other requisite details is ONLINE.
The complete process of login, applying, and submitting the duly filled in application with the valid details, is called JOAPS – Joint Online Application Processing System.
The process of IIT JAM Online Application 2018 is accomplished through the following steps: –
Step-2: Register Online
Step-4: Upload Scanned Images
Step-5: Fee Payment
Step-6: Print Application Form
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Before moving towards knowing the IIT JAM online application process in detail, let’s look on to the important information related to IIT JAM EXAM 2018.
IIT JAM EXAM 2018
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai – 400076
Now let’s come back to the process of filling IIT JAM Online Application Form 2018. Read the step by step procedure cautiously as explained below: –
IIT JAM Online Application 2018 – Step by Step Guide!
JAM Application Form 2018 is available on the official website. Those who wish to appear in the IIT JAM Exam may apply online now. The last date to submit the application has been extended till 17th October 2017. Follow the complete online registration process and apply now with these simple steps.
STEP 1 – Know the Important Data Needed While Applying
You should be aware regarding the documents to be kept ready before applying for IIT JAM Online. It will help you in avoiding mistakes while filling important details in application form. See the list of important documents below:
Your complete personal details like Name, Mobile Number, E-mail address, Date of Birth, Parent’s Name, and mobile number.
Your complete address with PIN code.
Details of your educational qualification including Name, Percentage, College, or University etc.
JAM Test Papers you wish to appear for.
Alternatives of IIT JAM 2018 JAM Exam Centres (Minimum Three).
Your Photograph and Signature bearing the definite format.
Scanned copy of your SC/ST/PwD certificates (if any) in pdf format.
Your photo identity proofe. Aadhar Card/ Driving License/ College ID/ Employee ID/ PAN Card/ Voter ID/ Passport etc.
Details of mode of paymente. Net Banking Details/ Credit or Debit Card Details.
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STEP 2 – Register through JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS)
Candidate, who are aspiring to enter the JAM 2018 admission process, must apply only through the JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS). The link is available at the official website (http://jam.iitb.ac.in/).
The link for the registration at JOAPS for JAM EXAM 2018 will get activated by 5th September 2017. To register at JOAPS, follow the guidelines given below:
You have to start your registration as a new user by clicking on “New User? Register Here”. The registration page will open.
You should enter you correct name, e-mail address and mobile number as per the instructions provided there.
The mobile number and e-mail id will be used for further communication, so make sure they are valid and not used by anyone else.
One e-mail id will be used only for one registration.
You will be asked to generate a password. Enter a good password that you can remember easily and submit the form. (You will need the password for further processing, so kindly keep it safe by noting down.)
Now you will get a confirmation message and your Enrolment ID will be sent to you as an e-mail and an SMS. You must keep this Enrolment ID for every important communication related to IIT JAM 2018 Exam.
STEP 3 – Fill the Detailed IIT JAM Application Form
As you are registered on the JOAPS now, you should log in for completing the IIT JAM online application process. Follow the guidelines below:
Enter your IIT JAM login credentials (Enrolment ID and Password) and submit the form. Enter the password carefully as it is case sensitive.
A welcome screen will open showing Application Status. Click on “Edit Application Form” and start filling the following: –
Fill Your IIT JAM 2018 Exam Details
The number of test papers you want to appear for in JAM 2018.
The subject name of the paper you wish to appear in JAM 2018.
Choice of Examination City 1, Examination City 2, and Examination City 3.
Fill Your Personal Details
Your accurate date of birth and gender as mentioned in your marksheets.
Name and mobile number of your parents or guardian.
Your nationality and category (GEN/ OBC-NCL/ SC/ ST).
Fill Your Communication Details
Your correspondence address with PIN code.
Your ID Proof and ID Proof Number.
Fill Your Qualifying Degree Details
Your qualifying degree and discipline.
Year of passing.
Name and Address of your college or university.
STEP 4 – Upload the Scanned Images /Documents
The JAM 2018 online application process is partial without uploading of scanned images and documents. You should upload the documents as per specifications set by officials.
You should upload your high quality scanned photograph as per the prescribed format.
You should upload the high quality scanned images of your signature as per the prescribed format.
You should upload your thumb impression as per the prescribed format.
You should upload your high quality scanned images for SC/ST/PwD certificates as per the prescribed format (JPEG/PDF).
OBC-NCL candidates are not required to upload their category certificate as they will submit it later as Appendix-V.
As you have filled all the necessary information in the IIT JAM Online Application form. Kindly check the details you have entered to avoid any mistakes.
If you have checked and verified every information, kindly accept the declaration [tick mark in the check box], and click on Proceed to Payment button as given below there.
A pop-up message will appear on the screen asking you for confirmation to final submission. Click on Continue.
Take help from these to add emphasis to your IIT JAM preparation:
STEP 5 – Making Online Application Fee Payment for IIT JAM 2018 Exam
The online application procedure is incomplete if you have not made payment of application fee.
As per the rules set by the organizing body, the payment of fee is acceptable only by online mode. You may use your net banking account, debit, or credit cards for making fee payment. See the payment procedure as below:
You Name, Enrolment ID and Application Fee Amount will be shown there. The amount of application fee is based on the category you choose while filling your personal details.
Click on Proceed to Payment.
Now, you should choose an appropriate payment option under Multi Option Payment System (MOPS) i.e. Net Banking, Card Payments, or Other Payment Modes.
You will be shown option for banks and their charges. Choose as per your preference.
Now, make payment of IIT JAM Application fees. You will get a confirmation message on the computer screen.
After successful payment of fees, you will be redirected to the IIT JAM Online Application website and a Fee Payment Number will be generated.
You should save the Fee Payment Number for further official use.
|One Test Paper||Two Test Papers|
|Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD||Rs. 750/-||Rs. 1050/-|
|General and OBC||Rs. 1500/-||Rs. 2100/-|
If you are not sure about your fee payment status because of any specific reason (weak internet connection or power failure) kindly login again with the help of IIT JAM Candidate Login credentials to JOAPS and look for your payment status.
If the status shown “Fee Pending or Not paid”, please go for a new payment at JOAPS fee payment portal and follow the complete payment procedure again.
STEP 6 – Download / Print IIT JAM 2018 Application Form
After the successful fee payment, you must download the hardcopy of the IIT JAM application form. See below the procedure to download the application form:
You will see two option there; one is for adding an addition paper and second one is for Downloading the application form.
If you want to add more paper, you can click on Add Paper.
To download the IIT JAM Application Form 2018, click on the Download.
Take the hard copy of the downloaded application form.
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Provision to Make Minor Modifications in JAM 2018 Applications
IIT JAM aspirants are also allowed to make minor and important corrections in their online application forms for IIT JAM 2018 after the application filling process is over.
You should send an email to the authority within the given time limit from you IIT JAM 2018 registered email id along with the relevant documents. The email should be subjected as “Correction in data (enrollment number)”.
The corrections in the Application form are permitted for the following details:
Candidate’s Name (only minor spelling with document proof)
Date of Birth (minor change in date/ month/ year with document proof)
Parent/Guardian’s Name (only minor spelling with document proof)
Category (with document proof)
Note: The dates for correction in IIT JAM 2018 Application Form will be announced by the officials on their website after the application process will over.
IIT JAM 2018 Correction in Application Form –
Gender, Category, and PwD Status Correction
Applicants can edit Gender, Category, and PwD status in their JAM 2018 Application Form.
First, visit on the official website of JOAPS.
Now Click on “Change Personal Data“.
After submitting, you will be redirected to the payment page.
Correction in Exam Centre
Candidates can make changes in their IIT JAM Exam Centre following the steps given below
Go to the official website JOAPS.
Click on “Change Personal Data”
Make Changes in the application form
Click to the submit button.
After corrections, you will be re-directed to the payment page.
For Correction, candidates have to pay additional Fees of Rs. 500/-
Fees Structure for the Correction in IIT JAM Online Application Form is as follows–
|Changes of Credentials||Fees|
|Change in Gender from Female to Male/Transgender(Not applicable for SC/ST and PwD Candidates)||INR 750 for Single PaperINR 1050 for Two Papers|
|Change in Category from SC/ST to Gen/OBC(Not applicable for Female and PwD Candidates)||INR 750 for Single PaperINR 1050 for Two Papers|
|Change in PwD from PwD to Non – PwD(Not applicable for Female and SC/ST Candidates)||INR 750 for Single PaperINR 1050 for Two Papers|
Be careful while changing all the details in the application form and before submitting the correction form verify the data you modified twice.
Fees paid earlier will not be refundable in any case. For example, a general applicant changing gender from male to female and category from General to SC/ST/PwD, the fees paid earlier will not refunded.
The correction link will be available from 30th October – 5th November 2017.
So, here the application procedure is completed. We have mentioned here the complete guidelines to help you filling and downloading the IIT JAM form.
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