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Indian Institutes of Technology Joint Admission Test for MSc 2020

Form Date: 10 Sep - 15 Oct 2020

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Form Date: 10 Sep - 15 Oct 2020

IIT JAM 2020 Result: Released, How to Download the Scorecard, Merit List

Updated On - July 13 2020 by Latika Kalra

IIT JAM 2020 Result has been declared on 16 March 2020 on the website of the Indian Institute of Test, Kanpur. The scorecard will have the details about the candidate's scores in the Joint Admission Test for M.Sc entrance exam. For each test paper in JAM 2020, an All India Rank (AIR) will be assigned to all the appeared candidates based on their performance in the entrance exam paper. The courses offered are M.Sc (Four Semesters), Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D, M.Sc-PhD Dual Degree, etc at the IITs and Integrated PhD Programmes at IISc. Check the other details regarding the IIT JAM 2020 result below in the article.

IIT JAM 2020 Result 

The IIT JAM 2020 result date is 16 March 2020 on the official website. The detailed information for the JAM 2020 result is mentioned below:
  • The merit list will be prepared based on the performance of the aspirants in the entrance exam. 
  • The authority will not send the rank card to an individual via post.
  • Rank card will be available on the official website.
  • The Score Card and the rank obtained by the candidate will be available for download from 31 March 2020.

IIT JAM 2020 Result Dates

The candidates can check the JAM 2020 dates in the below table:
JAM 2020 Result Dates
Result Declaration date16 March 2020
JAM 2020 Exam 09 February 2020
Score Card Download date03 April 2020 to 31 July 2020

Tie-Breaking for IIT JAM 2020

The tie-breaking criteria for awarding the ranks to candidates scoring the same aggregate marks in a test paper will be as follows: 
  • The candidate with a higher ratio of positive marks to negative marks will be given a priority.
  • If the above criteria fail to break ties, the concerned candidates will be awarded the same rank. 

How to Download the IIT JAM 2020 Result?

The aspirants can download the IIT JAM 2020 scorecard by following the below steps:
Step 1 - Visit the official website http://jam.iitk.ac.in
Step 2 - Click on the link given to check the JAM 2020 result.
Step 3 - Enter the login credentials which will be asked to get the scorecard.
Step 4 - After the result gets open the candidates can download the rank card.

IIT JAM 2020 Merit List 

The details for the JAM merit list can be checked below in the given points:
  • For each test paper, an All India Merit List will be prepared based on All India Rank.
  • The number of candidates included in the All India Merit List will depend on the total number of seats available in each category(OBC-NCL, EWS, SC, ST, and PwD) in a given subject.
Note- Please note that the number of category-wise (OBC-NCL, EWS, SC, ST, and PwD) candidates included in the All India Merit List will be based on the category declared by the candidates in their application.

IIT JAM 2020 Admission Process

Only candidates who qualify in JAM 2020 (whose names appear in the Merit List) will be eligible to apply for admission to any of the Academic Programmes available at IITs. The other details for the JAM 2020 exam can be checked below in the given points:
  • After JAM 2020 results will be announced, a qualified candidate will have to apply ONLINE only using
    the prescribed Admission Form available at JOAPS website, irrespective of IITs where the admission
    is sought. The period for submission of online Admission Form is 09 April 2020 to  22 April 2020.
  • The Reserved category candidates must upload a valid OBC-NCL/EWS certificate issued after 31 March 2019 when they submit their application form for admission after the declaration of JAM 2020 results. The final seat allotment will be done based on the OBC-NCL/EWS certificate submitted along with the application form for admission. The candidate will be considered in the General category in case the OBC-NCL/EWS Certificate is invalid or not in the prescribed format or not uploaded within the specified time. 
  • The qualified candidate will have to submit Rs 600/- online through JOAPS by 22 April 2020 after carefully choosing the order of programme preferences based on the ER and MEQ of the programmes at Admitting Institutes.
  • The admission process will commence from 01 June 2020 on JAM 2020 website.






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