Posted on: 6th Oct 2019

IIT JAM Syllabus

Applicants, are you looking for the IIT JAM Syllabus 2020? If yes then you are at the accurate place because now, we are going to share the exam syllabus & exam pattern in the following section of this article. Candidates those who are preparing for the IIT Joint Admission Test 2019-20 then they may have a glance at this article and grab all the details from here. The exam is going to be held on 09th February 2020. We advise the candidates to start preparing for the test with the IIT JAM Exam Pattern 2020. You can get the full topic wise IIT JAM Exam Syllabus from this post.

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IIT JAM 2020 Exam Pattern-

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted in online mode.
  • Time Duration: The time duration for the exam will be 3 hours.
  • Total Questions: There will be 60 questions asked in the exam.
  • Type of Questions: Questions will be in multiple-choice and numerical answer type.
  • Language of paper: It will be asked in the English language only.
  • Total Papers: 7 papers will be organized for the exam.
  • Total Marks: The question paper will be of 100 marks.
  • Negative Marking: In the exam negative marking will be only for section I.

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Total marks

No. of questions

Type of questions

Section I

30 Questions

Multiple-choice questions

50 Marks

Section II

10 Questions

Multiple select questions

20 Marks

Section III

20 Questions

Numerical answer type questions

30 Marks


60 Questions


100 Marks

IIT JAM 2020 Notification

JAM Syllabus PDF Download Subjects Wise-

Biotechnology (BT)

Chemistry (CY)

Geology (GG)

Mathematics (MA)

Mathematical Statistics (MS)

Physics (PH)

IIT JAM Exam Syllabus 2020 Information-

Name of the Conducting Authority -

Indian Institute of Technology

Details About -

IIT JAM Syllabus 2020

Name of the Course -

M.Sc. (four semesters), M.Sc. Ph.D., dual degree Course

Name of the Test -

IIT Joint Admission Test

Mode of Admit Card -

Online Mode

Initial Date to Apply

05th September 2019

Final Date to Apply

08th October 2019

Examination Date -

09th February 2020

Admit Card Release Date -

Available Soon

Result Declaration Date -

20th March 2020

IIT JAM Result

IIT JAM Answer Key

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