IIT JAM 2016 Admit Card Released: Download Hall Tickets @ jam.iitm.ac.in
Admit cards are released and are open for download for the Joint Admission Test for M. Sc (JAM) 2016 examination. JAM 2016 is an entrance test conducted by the IITs and IISc jointly, which takes admission to the Integrated Doctorate and Integrated Master Degree courses. The courses in which the candidates can apply are – Joint M.Sc with PhD, M.Sc – MTech dual degree, M.Sc – MS dual degree, etc. Every year the JAM is conducted by a fixed IIT institute, like this year’s organizer is IIT, Madras. In total, 1629 seats are available in all the IITs and IISc. The examination will be held all over India and the exam date is fixed to be on 07-02-2016. The admit cards are released on the official website of JAM and are open for download from 31-12-2015, 11 AM. Candidates must carry admit cards along with them to the exam hall otherwise they will not be allowed to enter the exam hall.
Starting date of online admit card download – 31-12-2015
Date of Exam: – 07-02-2016
Date of result declaration: – 23-03-2016
The exam will be conducted online only. The JAM 2016 will have seven papers which will be of objective type. There will be three types of questions- Multiple Choice type i.e. MCQ, Multiple Select type i.e. MSQ and Numerical Answer type. MCQ questions will have four options out of which one option will be correct. MSQ questions will also have four options, but can have more than one correct answer. The third type, NAT will have a virtual keypad on the computer screen where the answer is to be written.
The entire examination system is online, right from the application process for admission to the courses.
The candidates applying must have a bachelor’s degree with minimum 55 per cent aggregate from a recognized university. Candidates belonging to SC/ ST and Physically Handicapped category must have at least 50 per cent aggregate marks in graduation.
IIT JAM Admit card download:
The online admit cards for JAM 2016 is available on the official webpage of JAM i.e. www.jam.iitm.ac.in. Steps to download it:
- Open the link http://jam.iitm.ac.in/jam2016/index.php.
- Click on the ‘Download Admit Card’ option which will take you to another page.
- Enter the Registration No. or Enrolment ID in the first tab.
- Enter password in the second tab.
- Enter the captcha in the box provided.
- Click on the SUBMIT button to download the admit card.