How to Apply for IIT JAM

Published On: 03 Oct 2012

 | Last Updated On: 12 Sep 2013

Joint Admission Test for M.Sc (JAM) is an entrance exam conducted by Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT), Kanpur. Joint Admission Test (JAM) is held to take admissions to M.Sc. (two year), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D., M.Sc.-Ph.D, dual degree M.Sc.-M.Tech and other post-bachelor’s degree programs at the IITs and to the integrated Ph.D. programs at IISc and to consolidate science as a career option for bright students from across the country.

Candidates who are interested in taking admission to 2 year M.Sc, Joint M.Sc - Ph.D, M.Sc - Ph.D dual degree, M.Sc - M.Tech and other post-bachelor degree programs at the IITs and integrated Ph.D programs at IISc for the session commencing in 2014, can start filling the application form. Details regarding filling up the application procedure is given below -

How to Apply for IIT JAM 2014 –

  • Candidates can apply for JAM 2014 only through online process.
  • The facility for online registration will be available through the website from 16th September, 2013.
  • A candidate has to first register on the JAM-2014 website.
  • The candidate then needs to fill-in all the personal data. The personal data can be modified until the candidate has paid the fee.
  • Once the personal data is submitted, the candidate can make a payment either through net-banking or through challan.
  • In case of payment through net-banking, the site will redirect the candidate to a secure payment gateway through which the payment can be made.
  • After the successful payment, the payment gateway will redirect the candidate back to the JAM-2014 website for taking the printout of the online registration form.
  • In case of payment through challan, the candidate should generate and print a PDF -file of the challan, which needs to be presented to any core banking branch of State Bank of India on the next day for payment.
  • The payment data of the candidate will get automatically updated in the portal. After two days of making the payment, the candidate can login into the JAM-2014 online application portal for taking a printout of the online registration form. Note that due to the above process, the last date for payment of application fee through challan is 12th October, 2013.






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