JAM Eligibility – Check the Eligibility Criteria of the IIT JAM 2022 Exam

JAM Eligibility: Indian Institute of Science Bangalore has released the JAM Eligibility Criteria for the 2022 exam. The candidate who has a Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 55% marks can apply for the JAM 2022. JAM has established a benchmark for the undergraduate level of science education in the country. The Integrated Ph.D. Programme at IISc, started in the early 1990s to enable students to directly join a PhD Programme after their B.Sc. Degree, has flourished under JAM. For more details about JAM Eligibility, keep reading this article.

JAM Eligibility

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JAM Eligibility

The candidates who have either appeared or are due to appear in the final examination of their qualifying degree in 2021 are also eligible to appear in JAM 2022. By qualifying in JAM 2022, candidates can apply for provisional admission subject to the condition that: all parts of their final examination shall be completed by the date of registration of the Admitting Institute, and proof of having passed the qualifying degree with required eligibility, as specified by the Admitting Institute, should be submitted by time.

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Detailed Eligibility of JAM 2022

Eligibility criteria for IIT JAM 2022 are as follows:

Age: There is no age restriction.

Educational Qualification: Educational qualification is as follows:

  • All candidates admitted through JAM should have a Bachelor’s degree.
  • In the qualifying degree, the aggregate marks or CGPA/CPI without rounding-off (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) should be at least 55% or 5.5 out of 10 for General/OBC (NCL)/EWS category candidates, and 50% or 5.0 out of 10 for SC/ST and PwD category candidates.
  • Foreign nationals with Indian degrees are eligible to apply, subject to the admitting institute’s policy.

If CGPA/CPI is on a different scale, it would be linearly mapped to a scale of 10. For Candidates with letter grades/ CGPA (instead of percentage of marks), the equivalence in percentage of marks will be decided by the Admitting Institute(s).

Special Note

Proof of having passed the Qualifying Degree with the Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQ) as specified by the Admitting Institute should be submitted by time. At the time of admission, all the admitted candidates will have to submit a Physical Fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner in the prescribed form. At the time of admission, the admitted candidates may also have to undergo a Physical Fitness test by a medical board constituted by the Admitting Institute. In case a candidate is not found physically fit to pursue his/her chosen course of study, his/her admission is liable to be canceled.



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