IIT Kharagpur has released JAM 2019 notification.  JAM (Joint Admission Test) is conducted to provide admission to M.Sc, Joint M.Sc, PhD, M.Sc. – PhD. Dual Degree etc. The test is conducted by one of the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs) institutes. IIT Kharagpur is the organizing institute for JAM 2019 and the test will be conducted in Online mode only.

JAM 2019 is open for all nationals (Indian / Foreign). Aspirants who wish to take admission to the academic programmes offered under JAM 2019 need to appear in JAM 2019. Aspirants will be happy to know that there is no age restriction for JAM 2019. Check below all the important dates for the entrance test.

JAM 2018 important dates

Students appearing for the exam has to fill JAM 2019 application form online through the official website. The online registration and application of JAM will commence from September 01, 2018. The submission of application and uploading of all the important documents will close on October 01, 2018. Candidates have one month to complete the registration and application process.

Aspirants will be allowed to download the admit card for the entrance test on January 04, 2019. It is the candidate responsibility to download their admit card through the official website of JAM 2019. For the practice purpose, the mock test link will be made available on the website from January 10, 2019. Students can take the Mock Test for the revision purpose.

JAM 2019 will be conducted on February 10, 2019 (Sunday) as a Computer Based online exam. The result of the test will be announced on March 20, 2019. Students can start applying for the Admission on the JAM 2019 website from April 11 to 21, 2019.

JAM 2019 Highlights

The organizing institute for JAM 2019 is IIT Kharagpur. The test will be conducted as Computer Based Test (CBT) Online only. The seven test papers of JAM 2019 will be objective type. There will be three different patterns of the questions namely, 1. MCQs 2. MSQs 3. Numerical Answer Types.

JAM application form will be accepted only Online through JAM 2019 official website. All the necessary documents are to be uploaded online to the application website only. Documents hardcopy should not be sent to the Organizing Institute. Biometric system will be used in JAM 2019 exam and admission for identity verification purpose. The hardcopy of JAM 2019 scorcard will not be sent to the qualified candidates. Aspirants have to download it from the official website within the specified period.

No suitability test or interview will be conducted for the admission to the programmes under JAM. IISc Bangalore will consider JAM result to shortlist candidate for the admission to the Integrated PhD programmes in Physica Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Biological Sciences courses.