IIT JAM 2025 Application Form, Exam Date, Syllabus, Eligibility, Pattern

Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test [IIT JAM]

IIT JAM - Indian Institute Of Technology Joint Admission Test

IIT JAM 2025 is popularly known as the Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test. This entrance test provides admission to the eligible candidates seeking admission for Ph.D. degree courses at IISc Bangalore and M.Sc. (2 years), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual degree.

The main objective of the exam is to offer admission to students in M.Sc. at various IITs and IIScs in Bangalore. The candidates appear for this entrance exam to get admission to a renowned college for studying the PG program, M.Sc. This is considered to be a national-level entrance test. With the JAM 2025 score, the candidates can also apply to another well-known and reputed institute for admission.

IIT JAM 2025 Exam Date

The exam authority has announced the IIT JAM 2025 exam dates. Below are the important dates for the entrance exam.



Commencement of ONLINE Registration and Application on JAM 2025 Website

25th August 2025 

Last Date (Extended) for Online Application Submission and Uploading of Documents on the Website

14 October 2025

Last Date (Extended) for Payment of Application Fee through Online process

17 October 2025

IIT JAM application form 2025 correction facility  20th to 25th October 2025
IIT JAM 2025 Admit Card  January 4, 2025
IIT JAM 2025 Exam Date  13 February 2025
IIT JAM 2025 Result Declration  22 March 2025
IIT JAM 2025 Score Card availability  1st April to 31st July 2025 
Submission of application form  for admission 11th to 25th April 2025
Declaration of admission list  From June 1, 2025 Onwards 

IIT JAM 2025 Eligibility criteria

There are some set eligibility criteria to appear for IIT JAM 2025. The candidates need to satisfy the eligibility criteria before proceeding for the registration and admissions in IISc and IITs. The following are the few criteria’s mentioned to appear for the entrance test which the candidates need to satisfy.

  • The candidates should have a bachelor’s degree from any recognized university.
  • The minimum marks should be 55% in aggregate for the general/OBC category, and for the reserved category of SC/ST candidates, the marks should be at least 50% in aggregate.
  • For applicants who have letter grades/CGPA instead of a percentile, the ratio of their percentage marks will be calculated by the admitting college.

IIT JAM 2025 Application Form & fees

The IIT JAM 2025 application form will be available in August 2025. The application form will be available online on the official website of JAM 2025. The payment of the application fee can be done via online or by e challan. The candidates can make the corrections in the application form for JAM 2025 after payment of the form fee. But the corrections can be done only for gender or category, not in the test paper or test city.

Application form fee details:

The application fees for 1 test paper are:

  • Female candidates (all categories): Rs. 750/-
  • Male candidates (General/OBC): Rs. 1500
  • Male candidates (SC/ST): Rs. 750

IIT JAM 2025 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

  • The IIT JAM 2025 question paper will consist of all objective MCA pattern questions.
  • The multiple choice question will have four options, of which one is the correct answer.
  • The question paper will have one more type of question pattern, i.e., MSQ (Multiple Select Questions). MSQ is similar to the MCQ pattern; the only difference is that there will be one or more than one choice of the correct option among the four options.
  • The third type of question pattern is Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions. Here, there will be a real sign number that needs to be entered by using the virtual keypad on the monitor.
  • No choices will be provided and a virtual calculator will also be given for the calculation. The total duration will be 3 hours. There will be a total 60 questions, each carrying 100 marks.

IIT JAM 2025 Admit Card

IIT JAM 2025 admit card will be available online on the official website from the month of January after the closure of the registration of the application form. The candidates need to download the admit card from the official link. The candidates must carry the admit card to the examination center along with a valid ID proof. The applicants need to login to the JAM official portal with their login ID.
The admit card will have some important information about the applicant, such as: candidate name, registration number, photograph, signature, code and name of the test paper, and details of the examination center.
The following are the steps to download the admit card:.

  • Login to the JAM official portal
  • Account login with the username and password
  • The arithmetic password expression given need to be entered.
  • Followed by the download of the admit card of JAM 2025.

IIT JAM 2025 Results & Score Card

After the successful completion of the entrance exam, the result of IIT JMAM 2025 will be declared online on the official website. The result will be announced in the month of March 2025. After the declaration of the result, the counselling procedure will start.

IIT JAM 2025 Counselling & Admission

IIT JAM 2025 admission will be done on the merit basis of all India ranking on the IISc Bangalore campus and IITs. After the declaration of the result,, the shortlisted candidates shall apply to the organizing institute (IIT Delhi) and specify their preferred programmes in which they are interested to taking admission.

The candidates will be selected on the basis of their educational qualifications, their entrance test performances and the required eligibility of the admitting institute.

After the declaration of the result, the applicants need to apply online using the admission form available at JAM 2025 official website.

List of IIT JAM 2025 examination centres

The exam center for JAM 2025 will be located to the eight zones. In these eight zones, the locations of the examination centers are listed. The applicant’s first step is to choose three city options; accordingly the zone will be chosen. With first choice of the city, the zone will get fixed and the second city option can be within that zone and for the third city option, the candidate anywhere in India from the same zone option itself.

IIT JAM Contact Information

IISc Bangalore
E-mail : jam@gate.iisc.ernet.in
Phone / Fax : (080) 22932392 / 23601227
Website : http://gate.iisc.ernet.in