National Institute of Technology (NITs) is always the second choice for students who want to get admission for MSc after JAM 2024.
There are many courses provided by NITs for MSc in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. These NITs have lenient admission eligibility criteria than IITs. So, BTech, BSc general, and Hons. students are eligible for MSc Admissions through Joint Admission Test.
IIT Madras has released 3000 seats of IIT JAM 2024 aspirants to take admission in MSc, MScPhD Dual Degree, Joint MScPhD, and other PG programs. The details for the same will release in last week of August 2023. Last year IIT Gwahati released 2800+ seats for IIT JAM 2024 candidates.
If you have missed the seat at IITs, then you can apply for top NITs for MSc after satisfying the NITs Admission Eligibility Criteria.
The selected students can check their results by entering the JAM registration IDpassword and check cutoff marks for NIT MSc admissions through the official website.
In this article, we have provided the details of:
NITs Admission Eligibility Criteria for IIT JAM
Every year, CCMN releases the NITs Admission Eligibility Criteria for IIT JAM Qualified students. According to the official notification, candidates should have: 
Valid JAM Score Card of the year 2024.
The candidates must have passed and secured at least 6.5 CGPA or 60% for GEN/GENEWS/OBC, whereas 6.0 CGPA or 55% in case of SC/ST/PwD.
If your result of qualifying degree is awaited, then provisional admission is permitted for your subject and minimum qualifying degree requirements latest by 30^{th} September 2024.
Important Note –
This Year includes 21 IITs, 31 NITs, IIEST Shibpur, 26 IIITs and 38Other Technical Institutes Funded Fully or Partilly by Central or State Government (OtherGFTIs). .
Below are the complete NITs Admission Eligibility Criteria 2024, courses name with duration, a total number of seats in given MSc course as follows:
Institute Name 
Course Code 
Programme Name 
Special Eligibility 
Mathematics 
Total no. of Seats 
Dr. B R Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
No 
39 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
No 
39 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
Yes 
39 

Malaviya National Institute of Technology Jaipur 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
39 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
39 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level 
No 
39 

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Bhopal 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
 
 
39 
PH 
MSc in Physics 
 
 
39 

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology 
MS 
MSc in Mathematics and Scientific 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
Yes 
29 
National Institute of Technology Agartala 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
13 
MC 
MSc in Mathematics and Computing 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
29 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
13 

National Institute of Technology Calicut 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Physics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
25 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics related subjects each for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics as one of the subject in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level 
No 
25 

National Institute of Technology Durgapur 
LS 
MSc in Life Science 
 
 
18 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Physics related subjects for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
Yes 
25 

GG 
MSc in Applied Geology and Geoinformatics 
Mathematics/Applied Mathematics, Physics/Applied Physics, and Chemistry/Applied Chemistry related subjects (any two) in 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
23 

MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Physics/Applied Physics/Chemistry/Applied Chemistry/Statistics/Computer Science (any two) as other subjects each in at least 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
25 

National Institute of Technology Hamirpur 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
25 
MC 
MSc in Mathematics and Computing 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics/Applied Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
25 

National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Surathkal 
 
All Programs(All Prog) 
 
No 
33 
 
No 
33 

National Institute of Technology Meghalaya 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Applied Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics related subjects for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
No 
20 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years, Mathematics in 10+2 level. 
No 
20 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Applied Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Mathematics related subjects for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
Yes 
20 

National Institute of Technology Nagaland 
PH 
MSc in Physics 
Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
11 
National Institute of Technology Nagaland  CY  MSc in Chemistry  Mathematics in 10+2 level    11 
National Institute of Technology Sikkim 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
15 
National Institute of Technology, Jamshedpur 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
37 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
37 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
38 

National Institute of Technology, Manipur 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
19 
MC 
MSc in Mathematics and Computing 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Applied Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Applied Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
19 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Applied Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Electronics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics/Applied Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics as one of the subject in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
19 

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela 
AS 
MSc in Atmospheric Sciences 
Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Physics as one of the subject in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Geology/Applied Geology/Geological Science/Earth Science related subjects for 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
No 
18 
LS 
MSc in Life Science 
Mathematics in 10+2 level 
 
37 

AG 
MSc in Applied Geology 
Geology/Applied Geology/Geological Science/Earth Science related subjects for 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
 
37 

MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
 
38 

CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
38 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subject in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
38 

National Institute of Technology, Silchar 
AC 
MSc in Applied Chemistry 
Chemistry for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level 
No 
25 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level 
No 
25 

 
All Programs(All Prog) 
Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 

AP 
MSc in Applied Physics 
Physics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level 
No 
25 

National Institute of Technology, Srinagar 
PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics/Applied Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
31 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
 
30 

MA  MSc in Mathematics  Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level  yes  30  
National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli 
CS 
MSc in Computer Science 
Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
No 
28 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Applied Chemistry related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Chemistry related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
No 
28 

MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years, Bachelor’s degree should be minimum of three years duration, with Mathematics/ Statistics in at least six semesters/three years. 
Yes 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Applied Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics related subjects for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics related subjects each for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Physics as one of the subject in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
28 

National Institute of Technology, Warangal 
AM 
MSc in Applied Mathematics 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Applied Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Statistics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
30 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
60 

EP 
MSc (Tech.) Engineering Physics (3 years) 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level. 
Yes 
60 

MS 
MSc in Mathematics and Scientific Computing 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Applied Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Statistics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
30 

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years. 
Yes 
25 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years, Mathematics in 10+2 level. 
Yes 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 4 semesters/2 years in UG level, Candidates should have minimum 60% marks (or CGPA 6.5/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years and for SC/ST/PwD candidates 55% marks (or CGPA 6.0/10) in aggregate of all semesters/years, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
Yes 
25 

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur, District Howrah 
AG 
MSc in Applied Geology 
Geology/Applied Geology/Geological Science/Earth Science related subjects for 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
No 
40 
AM 
MSc in Applied Mathematics 
Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Physics/Applied Physics/Chemistry/Applied Chemistry/Statistics/Computer Science/Economics (any two) as other subjects each in at least 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
No 
43 

CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level, Physics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
No 
44 

FS 
MSc in Food Processing and Nutrition Science 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in UG level, Biological Science as one of the subjects in UG level 
No 
30 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics for any 2 semesters/1 year in UG level 
No 
43 

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering and Technology 
CY 
MSc in Chemistry 
Chemistry as one of the subjects in UG level, Biological Science as one of the subjects in UG level, Chemistry as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level 
 
25 
MA 
MSc in Mathematics 
Mathematics in all semesters in UG level, Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Applied Mathematics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics/ Applied Mathematics in all semesters in UG level. 
 
25 

PH 
MSc in Physics 
Physics as one of the subjects in 6 semesters/3 years in UG level, Mathematics in 10+2 level 
 
25 
CCMN Queries Asked by Candidates
Here, we have covered the most asked Queries Regarding the IIT JAM exam. Check them below: 
Q.1) If I haven’t qualified with a valid JAM score OR I didn’t appear for JAM Exam, Can I apply?
Ans.) Without qualifying the JAM Exam, candidates can’t apply for CCMN Counselling to get admission in NITs for MSc courses.
Q.2) My AIR is XXXXXX. Which seat will I get?
Ans.) CCMN Seat allocation is based on the valid JAM Score and the minimum eligibility requirement. Every NIT has a different CCMN opening and closing rank that may vary every year. So, candidates should wait for CCMN Counselling to know about their seat allotment.
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