IIT JAM : Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test

For M Sc. (Mathematics)

National Level Exam
  • IIT JAM for M Sc Mathematics 2017
  • Application Process for IIT JAM
  • Eligibility
  • Exam Pattern
  • Syllabus for IIT JAM 2017
    Feb 12 2017 12:00AM - Feb 12 2017 12:00AM
    Sep 5 2016 12:00AM - Oct 6 2016 12:00AM
    Mar 27 2017 12:00AM

IIT JAM - How to Apply


Candidates can apply for JAM 2017 only through JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS) link available at website http://jam.iitd.ac.in. The facility for Online Registration and Application will be available through the website http://jam.iitd.ac.in from September 05, 2016. 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.

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.

Upon logging in to the JAM 2017 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, gender, address for communication, category and PwD status. The candidate's application fee will get determined based on this information. The candidate should also fill his/her other details, such as information on qualifying degree, percentage of marks/CGPA, details of valid personal ID information, etc. It may be noted that the candidate can specify any one of the following photo ID card for the personal ID information: Aadhaar ID, College ID, Driving License, Employee ID, PAN Card, Passport, Voter ID. Candidates are discouraged from making application through a third person.

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

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


After filling in the required fields in the application form and uploading the required documents, the candidate must review his/her complete application form. The last date to complete and submit the application form is October 06, 2016 (Thursday). Any application that is incomplete in any respect and does not have the required valid documents will be summarily rejected.

Application Fee:
The details of the application fee specific to Gender/ Category are given below.

Application Fee Details for JAM 2017


Fee Details
One Test Paper
Two Test Papers
Female (All Categories)/ SC/ST/PwD
Rs. 750/-
Rs. 1050/-
General and OBC
 Rs. 1500/-
Rs. 2100/-


The application fee is non-refundable