• IIT Madras is the Organizing Institute for JAM 2016.
  • JAM 2016 Examination will be conductedONLINE only as a Computer Based Test (CBT) for all Test Papers.
  • All the seven Test Papers of JAM 2016 will be of fully objective type, with three different patterns of questions as follows:
    1. Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) : Each MCQ type question has four choices out of which only one choice is the correct answer.
    2. Multiple Select Questions (MSQ): Each MSQ type question is similar to MCQ but with a difference that there may be one or more than one choice(s) that are correct out of the four given choices.
    3. Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions: For each NAT type question, the answer is a signed real number which needs to be entered using the virtual keypad on the monitor. A virtual calculator will also be available on the computer monitor. No choices will be shown for these type of questions.
  • All candidates have to apply onlyONLINE.
  • NO hardcopies of any documents are to be sent to the Organizing Institute. If the payment is made by E-challan then scanned copy (PDF file) of the counter-foil (your copy) should be uploaded on the JAM online application processing system (JOAPS) by login to your account. All the necessary documents (certificates, mark-sheet, etc.) are to be uploaded to the JOAPS only.
  • No hardcopy of JAM 2016 score card will be sent to the JAM 2016 qualified candidates by the Organizing Institute. However, it can be downloaded from JAM 2016 website.

Admitting Institutes
IISc Bangalore IIT Bhubaneswar IIT Bombay IIT Delhi IIT Gandhinagar IIT Guwahati IIT Hyderabad IIT Indore IIT Kanpur IIT Kharagpur IIT Madras IIT Patna IIT Roorkee NIT Ropar
IISc Bangalore IIT Bhubaneswar IIT Bombay IIT Delhi IIT Gandhinagar IIT Guwahati IIT Hyderabad IIT Indore IIT Kanpur IIT Kharagpur IIT Madras IIT Patna IIT Roorkee IIT Ropar