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IIT JAM - CutOff

Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test 2021

Exam Date: 14 Feb 2021

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Exam Date: 14 Feb 2021

IIT JAM 2020 Cutoff (Released): Category and subject-wise cutoff

Updated On - July 13 2020 by Ganesh Wankhede

IIT JAM 2020 Cutoff has been released by Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur on 16 March 2020.  The Cutoff for IIT JAM 2020 was released for the different subjects. IIT JAM exam is conducted annually by different IIT’s, this year JAM entrance was conducted on 09 February 2020. Separate IIT JAM Cut off marks was released for General, OBC and SC/ST candidates. Candidates who will clear the IIT JAM 2020 Cutoff will be granted admissions in the colleges of their choice through the IIT JAM 2020 counselling procedure.

IIT JAM 2020 Cutoff

Here given below are some important highlights of cutoff for IIT JAM 2020 exam:

  • IIT, Kanpur has released separate IIT JAM Cutoff for General, OBC and SC/ST test takers.
  • Along with the overall IIT JAM Cutoff, conducting authority will also release the subject-wise cut-offs on the official website.
  • Cut off for the exam is based on the difficulty level of exam, a number of vacant positions, the total number of appearing candidates, last year cut off trend and average marks obtained by candidates in IIT JAM exam.

Given are some statistics regarding IIT JAM 2020 exam and its cutoff

  • Qualifying marks for general category candidates in Physics was 19.51 while for SC/ ST/ PWD, it was 9.76. For Physics exam, approx 11900 candidates appeared in the exam.
  • In Chemistry, cutoff marks for General Category test takers are 14.79 and 7.39 for SC/ST/PWD. For Chemistry Paper of IIT JAM 2020, about 11510 candidates appeared.
  • In Mathematics, cutoff marks for General Category was 23.35 and for SC/ST/PWD candidates was 11.68.

IIT JAM 2020 Expected cutoff

As per previous year trends, Cutoff for IIT JAM seems to be increasing from last few years. Considering all the factors affecting IIT JAM cutoff, JAM exam cutoff is supposed to be according to the following table:

IIT JAM 2020 cutoff
Subject
GEN
OBC (NCL)
SC/ST/PwD

Chemistry

16.96

15.26

8.48

Physics

21.70

19.53

10.85

Mathematics

33.65

30.29

16.82

Mathematical Statistics

19.96

17.96

9.98

Geology

53.01

47.71

26.50

Biotechnology

39.86

35.87

19.93

IIT JAM Previous Year Cutoffs

Candidates applying for the JAM entrance test must check the previous year JAM cutoff to know about JAM 2020 cutoff or the minimum marks required to be eligible for the counselling.

JAM 2019 Cutoff 

IIT JAM 2019 cutoff

Subject

GEN

OBC (NCL)

SC/ST/PwD

Chemistry

20.31

18.28

10.15

Physics

24.99

22.49

12.49

Mathematics

22.96

20.66

11.48

Mathematical Statistics16.0814.478.04
Geology35.0731.5617.54
Biotechnology22.9320.6411.46

JAM 2018 Cutoff 

IIT JAM 2018 Cutoff

Subject

GEN

OBC

SC/ST/PwD

Chemistry

28.46

25.61

14.23

Biotechnology

27.67

24.9

13.84

Physics

17.05

15.35

8.53

Mathematical statistics

18.97

17.07

9.48

Mathematics

16.84

15.16

8.42

Biological Sciences

21.48

19.33

10.74

Geology

37.47

33.72

18.73

JAM 2017 Cutoff 

Subjects

General

OBC (NCL)

SC

ST

PwD

Biotechnology

26.67

24

13.34

13.34

13.34

Biological Sciences

33.99

30.59

17

17

17

Chemistry

23.35

21.02

11.68

11.68

11.68

Physics

14.79

13.31

7.39

7.39

7.39

Mathematics

19.51

17.56

9.76

9.76

9.76

Mathematical Statistics

19.04

17.14

9.52

9.52

9.52

Geology

33.29

29.96

16.64

16.64

16.64

JAM 2020 Cutoff - Key Points

Given below are some important points regarding the IIT JAM 2020 result:

  • JAM 2020 Result was declared on 16 March 2020.
  • Candidates who will clear JAM cut off 2020 can attend the counselling process.
  • The IIT JAM cut off 2020 is different for different categories of candidates.

IIT JAM 2020 Admission Process

Only qualified candidates can apply for IIT JAM Admission procedure 2020. Candidateshave to apply by using their enrolment ID and password on the official website. Such candidates have to register on the website for admission. All the information regarding admission will be uploaded on the candidate’s login ID for which paper they have applied in the JAM entrance exam. Candidates must have a list of programs and the choice list for which they want to apply. If any candidate if found with incomplete application form, then authority has right to cancel their canditure.

 

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