New Delhi: Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore has announced the result for the Joint Admission Test For Masters or JAM 2021 on its official website today, March 20. All the students who have participated in this exam can see the results by going to the official website jam.iisc.ac.in.
JAM is a qualifying test for admission to various master’s programmes, including, MSc (2 years), Masters in Economics (2 years), Joint MSc-PhD, MSc-PhD Dual Degree, MSc-MS (Research), or Ph.D. dual degree, and other post-bachelor degree programmes.
As of 2021, the eligibility criteria for JAM include having a bachelor’s degree with an average mark of 55% in the general category, and 50% for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes and Persons with Disabilities. They are open to foreign nationals.
The exam is three hours and is conducted only in English. It includes 60 questions, as follows: 30 multiple choice questions (MCQ), 10 multiple select questions (MSQ), and 20 numerical answer type (NAT) questions. Total marks are 100, 50 for MCQ, 20 for MSQ, and 30 for NAT. Negative marks are given for mistakes in the MCQ part.
How to check IIT JAM Result 2021:
Step 1: Visit the official website of IIT JAM 2021- jam.iisc.ac.in.
Step 2: On the homepage, you will find links to check the IIT JAM result
Step 3: Click on the result link
Step 4: Key in your login credentials and submit
Step 5: Your IIT JAM results will be displayed on the screen
Step 6: Download and take its print out for future reference
As per the schedule released, candidates will be allowed to submit the application form from April 15 to 28, and the first admission list will be released on June 16. The second and third lists will be released on July 1 and 16, respectively.