IIT JAM 2020 Eligibility Criteria


“What is the eligibility criteria for jam 2020 ?
I still have backlog(s). Am I eligible for jam 2020 ?
You all must have this kind of questions in your mind. Below article will solve this puzzle of yours. Just take a look.”

The candidates who qualify in JAM 2020 shall have to fulfill the following Eligibility Requirements (ER) for admissions to IITs.

  • 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.

If CGPA/CPI is on a different scale, it would be linearly mapped to a scale on 10.

At the time of admission, all 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 cancelled.

# Note :
(a) It is entirely the responsibility of the Candidate to prove that he/she satisfies the Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQs) and Eligibility Requirements (ERs) for Admission.
(b) The Admitting Institute has the right to cancel, at any stage, the admission of a candidate who is found to have been admitted to a course to which he/she is not entitled, being unqualified or ineligible in accordance with the rules and regulations in force.

JAM 2020 candidates must check these eligibility criteria before starting the application process, candidate must ensure that he/she meets the eligibility criteria of JAM 2020 as given above.

If you fill your JAM 2020 application form properly then you need not to worry about it.
All JAM 2017 application forms are being checked carefully. If JAM 2020 office found any mistake in your form they will contact you.

For more details about How to fill JAM 2020 online application form :
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For complete information & query solution please refer JAM 2020 official website :

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    • Hello Akshay,

      Eligibility criteria for IIT JAM exam does not vary subject wise. It is same for all IIT JAM applicants.

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