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IIT JAM - Previous Question Papers

Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test

Form Date: 17 Aug - 03 Oct 2022 (Tentative)

Computer Based Test

Form Date: 17 Aug - 03 Oct 2022

IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers: Download PDF Here

Updated On - June 23 2022 by Sajjan Brahma

IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers are available here for download in pdf format. Applicants must practice from the IIT JAM Previous Year's Question Papers, Sample and Model test papers in order to get good marks in the exam. This Entrance Examination is hosted once a year at the national level in rotation by different IIT and IISc jointly to offer admission in the most Prestigious Institutes of India being IITs, IISc, NITs, and a few more. The courses offered are M.Sc (Four Semesters), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D, M.Sc-PhD Dual Degree, etc at the IITs and Integrated Ph.D. Programs at IISc. Applicants can go through the complete article below to download the IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers.

Latest Updates

  • IIT JAM 2022 entrance exam is going to be conducted on 13 February 2022. Applicants must practice from the IIT JAM Previous Year's Question Papers, Sample and Model test papers in order to get good marks in the exam.

IIT JAM 2022 Paper Pattern

IIT JAM Paper Pattern 2022 sections, subject, the duration for the examination, the medium of examination, marking scheme, and more of such important details are mentioned below. Detailed exam pattern for JAM 2022 must be referred to by the candidates for the preparation and giving the exam point of view.
Paper Pattern for IIT JAM 2022
Mode of Examination

Computer-Based Online Test


180 minutes (3 hours)





Total No. of Questions


Total Marks


Negative marking

Section A: 1/3 marks deducted for one mark question and 2/3 for 2 mark question

Section B: No negative marking

Section C: No negative marking 

IIT JAM 2022 Syllabus

JAM syllabus differs for all 6 papers. Aspirants can check below the IIT JAM syllabus 2022 for all the 6 JAM subject papers from below:

  • Biotechnology (BT) - Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.
  • Chemistry (CY) - Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Inorganic Chemistry.
  • Geology (GG) - Geomorphology, Structural Geology, Palaeontology, Economic & Applied Geology, Petrology, Mineralogy, and Stratigraphy.
  • Mathematics (MA) - Sequence and Series of real numbers, Functions of two real variables, Differential Equations, Group Theory, Vector Calculus, Real Analysis, and Linear Algebra.
  • Mathematical Statistics (MS) - Sequence and Series, Differential Calculus, Integral Calculus, Matrices, Estimation and Testing of Hypothesis, Standard, Sampling and Joint Distributions, Differential Equations, Statistics, Probability, and Random Variables.
  • Physics (PY) - Mechanics and General Properties of Matter, Oscillations, Waves and Optics, Simple Oscillators, Electronics and Devices, Modern Physics, Solid-state Physics, KInetic theory, Electricity, and Magnetism.

IIT JAM 2022 Preparation Tips

The Preparation Tips are listed below by the experts and are targeted for the Candidates planning to look for some guidance and moral support for their preparation which might help them in scoring than what they are planning to score:

  • Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all the things and before even starting their preparation, they must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources, and various other important factors.
  • Make notes of everything, put tags and sticky notes.
  • Daily revision is an important aspect as what the candidate studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • Make stronger points even better and work on weak points as well.

How to download IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers?

Following are the steps to be followed by candidates to download IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers.

  • Step 1: Candidates have to go to the official website of the IIT JAM.
  • Step 2: Search for the "QUESTION PAPERS" tab.
  • Step 3: Click on the tab of question papers.
  • Step 4: Download the papers in pdf format.

IIT JAM 2022 Previous Question Papers

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Form Start Date:

17 Aug 2022

Form End Date:

03 Oct 2022

The forms will open on 17 Aug 2022



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10 Feb 2023

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