Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test [IIT JAM]

IIT JAM 2018 Eligibility

Exam Date : 12th February 2018 To 12th February 2018
Result Date : 24th March 2018

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Eligibility Criteria for IIT JAM 2018

  • The eligibility criteria is a set of requirements which every candidate who aspires to write IIT JAM 2018 must fulfill before applying for the exam.
  • For the individuals planning to appear for Indian Institute of Technology, Joint Admission Test for M.Sc (IIT JAM), the first most important step is to know the eligibility criteria.
  • Only if the candidate fulfills the IIT JAM 2018 eligibility criteria, he/she should apply for the exam as the IIT JAM 2018 Application of ineligible candidates will get canceled.

The eligibility criteria for IIT JAM 2018 is as follows:

  • To appear for the IIT JAM 2018 examination, candidates must clear their bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution to satisfy the eligibility criteria for IIT JAM.
  • Indian and foreign nationals are also eligible for the IIT JAM examination.
  • General and OBC category students must obtain at least 55% marks in their graduation to satisfy the eligibility criteria to appear for the IIT JAM examination.
  • Students from reserved category must obtain at least 50% marks in their graduation to satisfy the eligibility criteria to appear for the IIT JAM examination.
  • Candidates who have done graduation from distance learning courses are also eligible for the IIT JAM 2018 examination.
  • Candidates who are appearing for the final year of their graduation are also eligible to apply for the IIT JAM 2018 examination.

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Academic Programme(s)

Institute(s)

Minimum Educational Qualification(s) for Admission

Essential subjects in Bachelor's Degree along with minimum duration

Essential subjects at (10+2) level

Biotechnology

(BT)

M.Sc. Biotechnology

IITB, IITI, IITR

Any Branch/ Subject

Mathematics

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering

IITB

Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters

 

Chemistry

(CY)

M.Sc. Chemistry

IITB, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITI, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM

Chemistry for three years/six semesters

Mathematics

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Chemistry

IITBBS, IITKGP

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering

IITB

Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters

Mathematics

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

IITBBS

Mathematics and Physics with any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology, and Statistics

No Restrictions

Geology

(GG)

 

M.Sc. Applied Geology

IITB, IITR

Geology for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biological Science

Mathematics

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Geophysics

IITKGP

Geology as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Geology

IITKGP, IITBBS

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

IITBBS

Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology, and Statistics

No Restrictions

M.Sc.(Tech) in

Applied Geology *

IITISM

B.Sc degree (3 years) with Geology as Honours/ Major/ Main/Equivalent

subject and any 2 subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry.

Mathematics

Mathematics

(MA)

M.Sc. in Economics

IITR

Mathematics as one of the core subjects

No Restrictions

M.Sc. Mathematics

IITB, IITD, IITGN, IITI, IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR

Mathematics for at least two years/four semesters

M.Sc. Mathematics/ Mathematics and Computing

IITH, IITISM

M.Sc. Mathematics and Computing

IITG

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Mathematics

IITBBS, IITKGP

Mathematics/ Statistics as a subject for at least two years/four semesters.

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations Research

IITB

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering

IITB

Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters.

Mathematics

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

IITBBS

Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology, and Statistics

No Restrictions

Mathematical Statistics

(MS)

M.Sc. Applied Statistics and Informatics

IITB

Mathematics or Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters

No Restrictions

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations Research

IITB

M.Sc. Statistics

IITK

Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

IITBBS

Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics

Physics

(PH)

M.Sc. Physics

IITB, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITI,IITJ,IITK, IITM, IITP, IITR, IITRPR, IITISM

Physics for at least two years/four semesters and Mathematics for at least one year/two semesters

No Restrictions

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Physics

IITBBS, IITKGP

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics

IITK

M.Sc. Applied Geophysics

IITB

Physics and Mathematics/Mathematical Physics for two years/four semesters and at least one of them as subject for three years/six semesters

M.Sc. Astronomy

IITI

Physics/ Mathematics / Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences

IITBBS

Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics

Joint M.Sc.- Ph.D. in Geophysics

IITKGP

Geology as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

Mathematics

M.Sc.- Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and

Engineering

IITB

Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters

M.Sc.(Tech) in Applied Geophysics

IITISM

B.Sc Degree (3 yr.) with Physics as Honours/ Major/ Main/ Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for 2 years/4 semesters and another subsidiary subject from 

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