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IIT JAM 2018 Registrations to begin from Sept. 5, 2017

Last Updated - August 14, 2017

IIT JAM 2018 Registration begins from September 05, 2017. The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has released a notification for IIT JAM 2018 Registration. IIT JAM is held for students seeking admission in integrated Ph.D. degree course and other Post-Graduation Degree courses at all major IITs. IIT JAM 2018 will be organized by IIT Bombay. It is a national level exam that is conducted online. IIT JAM Application Form will be accepted online through JAM’s Official Website.

  • The minimum eligibility to apply for IIT JAM is Bachelor’s Degree. 
  • IIT JAM 2018 Registration is done in online mode through the official website of JAM from September 05, 2017.
  • Application Fee is INR 1500 for one paper and INR 2100 for two papers for general and OBC-NCL candidates. It can be paid in online as well as offline mode.
  • The registration window closes on October 10, 2017. No applications will be accepted after the deadline. 

To apply for IIT JAM 2018, no additional requirements, like suitability test or interview, are needed for the programs for which admission process is through JAM. Integrated Ph.D. programs in Physical Sciences, Chemical Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Biological Sciences at IISc Bangalore will use IIT JAM Result to short list the candidates for final selection. 

IIT JAM 2018 Exam Dates

IIT JAM 2018 Exam Dates have been released. Candidates must fill-in the application form by October 10, 2017 to register themselves. IIT JAM Exam Date is February 11, 2018 and IIT JAM Result will be declared on March 20,2018. The below table describes all the necessary dates.

IIT JAM 2018 Registration begins fromSeptember 05, 2017
IIT JAM 2018 Registrations close onOctober 10, 2017
Download IIT JAM Admit CardJanuary 10, 2018
JAM 2018 Examination DateFebruary 11, 2018
Announcement of JAM 2018 ResultMarch 20, 2018
Submission of application form for admission on JAM 2018 websiteApril 03 to 17, 2018
Last date for receipt of request for change of category in proper format/ rectification of defective documents at IIT DelhiApril 17, 2018

IIT JAM 2018 Eligibility Criteria

A candidate applying for IIT JAM 2018, must ensure that he duly fulfills IIT JAM Eligibility which is given below. Failure to comply with these criteria may result in cancellation of candidature.

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science stream from a recognized university
  • Candidates with Distance Education degree can apply too
  • Minimum 55% marks in graduation for candidates of General and OBC Category
  • Candidates of other reserved categories must have 50% marks in graduation
  • Both Indian candidates and Foreign candidates may apply for JAM 2018
  • Those candidates are appeared or are due to appear in the qualifying degree’s examination in 2017 are also eligible

IIT JAM 2018 Application Process

IIT JAM  Application Process is online only. Candidates can register at the JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS) link available at website The facility for Online Registration and Application will be available from September 05, 2017. Refer to below steps for more information:

  • A candidate has to first register on JOAPS website, by providing his/her name, a valid E-mail address, a working mobile number, and a password.
  • The candidate must give an E-mail address that he/she uses and checks frequently, as all communications to the candidate from JAM 2018 will be sent to this Email address.
  • Upon successful registration, an E-mail containing candidate’s enrolment ID will be sent in the E-mail address provided by the candidate. The enrolment ID will also be sent to the mobile number provided by the candidate.
  • Candidate needs to use this enrolment ID along with the password for all JAM 2018 related communications or website operations. Keep your ID along with the password information safe, secure and confidential.

Upon logging in to the JAM 2018 application processing website, the candidate needs to fill in information, such as parent/guardian's name and mobile number, city choices, the number and choice of test paper(s) that he/she wishes to appear, date of birth, etc.

Required Documents for IIT JAM 2018 Registration

The candidate should upload the following files/documents to the application website:

  • A high-quality image of the candidate's photograph
  • A good quality image of the candidate's signature
  • A good quality scanned image of SC/ST/PwD certificates, if applicable (in JPEG/PDF format)

IIT JAM 2018 Admit Card

IIT JAM Admit Card will publish before sitting in the IIT JAM Exam. It will contain your name, registration no., photograph, signature, IIT JAM test centre, and name & code of Test Papers. Candidates can download their IIT JAM Admit Card from January 10, 2018 till the exam date.

The Candidate should carefully examine the Admit Card for all the entries made therein. In case of any discrepancy, the Candidate should inform the

Organizing Chairman,

JAM 2018,

IIT Bombay

A printout of the downloaded Admit Card must be brought to the test centre along with the original and valid photo identification. The Organizing Institute may withdraw the permission granted to a candidate to appear in JAM 2018, if it is found that the candidate is not eligible to appear in the exam, even though an Admit Card has been issued and is produced by the candidate before the Presiding Officer of the Test Centre.

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