IIT JAM 2019 Application Form – IIT Kharagpur Started the Registration Process

Published on : 6th September 2018    Author : Himanshu Basant Bhatt

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur has invited online applications for the Joint Admission Test (JAM) 2019. Interested candidates can submit the online application form for IIT JAM entrance exam 2019 through the official website of IIT Kharagpur - http://jam.iitkgp.ac.in/. The application process has started from 5th September 2018 and will continue till 10th October 2018.

Documents Required for filling the IIT JAM Application Form 2019

Before moving ahead with the application process, candidates must ensure that they keep the following documents ready. This will make the application submission process smooth.

  • A valid ID proof (the same ID proof (in original) should be carried to the examination hall)
  • Details in the qualification certificate
  • College name and address with PIN code
  • Choice of examination cities
  • Good quality scanned image of candidate’s photograph with size 3.5cm x 4.5cm in JPEG format. Maximum resolution of the image should be 480x640 pixels, and the minimum resolution should be 240x320 pixels. File size should be 5KB to 200KB.
  • Good quality scanned image of candidate’s signature with size 2cm x 7cm in JPEG format. Maximum resolution of the image should be 160x560 pixels, and the minimum resolution should be 80x280 pixels. File size should be 5KB to 100KB.
  • Scanned copy of category certificate (if applicable)
  • Scanned copy of PWD certificate (if applicable)
  • Net banking/debit card/credit card details

IIT JAM 2019 Online Application Process

Applications for JAM are submitted through the JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS) only. The application process can be completed in the following two phases:

  • Registering for JAM 2019
  • Filling the JAM 2019 Application Form

Registering for JAM 2019

  • Go to IIT Kharagpur official website - http://jam.iitkgp.ac.in/
  • Click on ‘Login Portal (JOAPS)’ link under the ‘Latest Announcements’ section. You will be redirected to JOAPS portal.
  • Click on ‘New User? Register Here’ link at the bottom of the login page.
  • Enter details asked for such as candidate’s name, email address, and mobile number. Set a password, solve the arithmetic expression, and read the Disclaimer.
  • Click on ‘Submit’ button.
  • On successful registration, an email containing your Enrolment ID will be sent to the registered email ID.

Filling the JAM 2019 Application Form

  • Now log-in at the JOAPS portal (https://joaps.iitkgp.ac.in/) with your registered enrolment ID and password to complete the application form.
  • Enter details such as personal information, address, qualification details, choice of examination cities, etc.
  • Upload the scanned images of your photograph, signature, and other certificates.
  • Make fee payment and submit the application form.
  • After successful submission of the application form, take a printout of the completed application form.

Application Fee

The JAM application fee can be paid only through the online mode until 10th October 2018. Addition bank charges are to be borne by the candidate. Please note that the application will be non-refundable.


Fee Amount

One Test Paper

Two Test Papers

General and OBC

₹ 1500/-

₹ 2100/-

Female (all categories)/SC/ST/PWD

₹ 750/-

₹ 1050/-

JAM 2019 Important Dates

Here are the important dates for various exam events as per the official schedule:

JAM 2019 Exam Events

Important Dates

Online application process begins at JOAPS

05th September 2018

Last date of online application submission

10th October 2018

Admit card availability

04th January 2019

Mock Test link activated

10th January 2019

JAM 2019 Exam – 10th February 2019 (Sunday)

Session I (Biological Science, Math, Physics

9:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Session II (Biotechnology, Chemistry, Geology, Mathematical Statistics)

2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

JAM 2019 Result announcement

20th March 2019

Submission of Application form for Admission

11th to 24th April 2019

Declaration of First Admission List

May 2019 (tentative)

Declaration of Second Admission List

June 2019 (tentative)

Declaration of Final Admission List

June 2019 (tentative)

Closure of Admission process

July 2019 (tentative)

About IIT JAM Exam

IIT JAM entrance exam is conducted every year for admission to various post-graduate degree programmes offered at different IITs and integrated PhD programmes offered at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc). The programmes include full-time M.Sc. (two years), M.Sc.-Ph.D. Dual Degree, Joint M.Sc.-Ph.D. and M.Sc.-M.Tech. The exam is conducted on a rotational basis by the zonal IITs. The objective behind conducting the exam is promoting Science as a career option.