Only the candidates who qualify in JAM 2017 (whose names appear in the Merit List) will be eligible to apply for admission to any of the corresponding academic programmes available at IITs (refer to Appendices-I & II of this Information Brochure).
Candidates are advised, in their own interest, to refer to the brief profiles of the Admitting Institutes and Departments at their respective websites (Table 1). Applicants should note that they have to apply for admission by filling an online Application Form for Admission (henceforth called Admission Form) available only at JAM 2017 website.
Based on the test paper(s) qualified, an applicant can apply to one or more academic programmes covered under that test paper(s), subject to fulfillment of the Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQs) and the Eligibility Requirements (ERs) of the Admitting Institute(s). For the academic session 2017-18, the following admission procedure shall be followed for all the Programmes at IITs covered under JAM 2017. Candidates are also advised to refer to the JAM 2017 website for latest updates.
NOTE to OBC-NCL Candidates: The candidates must upload a valid OBC-NCL certificate in the prescribed format when they submit their application form for admission after the declaration of JAM 2017 results. The final seat allotment will be done based on the OBC-NCL certificate submitted along with the application form for admission. The candidate will be considered in the General category in case the OBC-NCL Certificate is invalid or not in the prescribed format or sent/ uploaded after April 25, 2017.