IIT JAM 2020 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Last Updated on : 10/08/2019

The JAM 2020 application process will begin from 5th September 2019. Check out the FAQs section for the exam to clarify all your queries before filling the application form.

Question 1: Have the officials announced the IIT JAM 2020 exam date?

Yes, the exam will be held on 9th February 2020.

Question 2: When and how can I access and fill the application form?

The IIT Kanpur will be starting the online registration process for JAM 2020 on 5th September 2019. The last date for the same is 8th October 2019. The process will entirely be online. Candidates have to visit the JOAPS website, read the instructions carefully and fill the form.

Question 3: If I wish to use one email ID for multiple applications, can I do that?

No, doing this will result in the cancellation of the candidature. To submit one application, one valid email address should be used.

Question 4: What documents do I need to send?

No hard copy of any document will be sent to IIT Kanpur. Necessary documents like DOB, voter ID, aadhaar card, academic proof, photo, signature, etc. can be uploaded online.

Question 5: I have selected the wrong exam papers. Is it possible to modify or change it?

No. Applications once filled and submitted cannot be altered or changed.

Question 6: Will applicants have to post the printout of the submitted application form?


Question 7: At the time of the exam, are test-takers allowed to take mobile phones?

The candidates are allowed to take only the admit card, a pen and an ID proof.

Question 8: For how many JAM papers a candidate can apply?

Either one or two.