IIT JAM 2018: Answer Keys, Result Announcement, Counselling

13 Jan, 2018

IIT JAM 2018 answer key will be issued by the IIT-Joint Admission test as soon as the exam is conducted. IIT JAM Mock test will begin from February 2018, student can stay connected with Getentrance to know latest notification. The Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) has declared an official notification about an extension of registration dates of the Joint Admission Test (JAM) 2018.


The exam is organized by the Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) in order to present admission to aspirants in MSc and other post-BSc courses. JAM is organized by participating colleges on a rotational basis. This time IIT Delhi would be conducting the same. JAM 2018 will be conduct on 11th February 2018 in 2 sessions as the computer-based test (CBT).

IIT JAM 2018 Important dates:

Events Dates
Application form release 5th September 2017
Last date to submit the online application & uploading documents 17th October 2017 (Extended)
Last date for application fee payment (online) 17th October 2017 (Extended)
Correction in gender, category & PwD status 30th October to 5th November 2017
Admit card available 9th January 2018
Mock test link February 2018
Exam date 11th February 2018
Result announcement 20th March 2018
Submission of admission form 3rd – 17th April 2018
Last Date for receipt of request for change of category 17th April 2018
First admission list released 22nd May 2018
Second admission list released 12th June 2018
Third & final admission list release 29th June 2018
Closure of Admissions through JAM 2018 5th July 2018

IIT JAM 2018 Answer Key

    IIT Bombay will soon release their official IIT JAM 2018 answer keys on the official website. According to notification it will announce after a few days of the written test which is 11th February, 2018. Candidates can view IIT JAM answer key 2018 of their respective test paper to check answers for all the questions asked in the IIT JAM exam for the year 2018. Students can also get an approx. estimate of their marks that they have scored in exam by going through the answer key.

    Event Date
    Date of exam February 11, 2018
    Display of official answer keys Few days after February 11, 2018
    Result announcement March 20, 2018

    How to download the IIT JAM Answer Key 2018?

    • Go to to official Website of IIT JAM online.
    • Check out the link named “IIT JAM 2018 Answer key/Solutions Corner” Click it to proceed.
    • Click on the PDF link to download the solutions of IIT JAM Exam.
    • Save the solution on your Phone/PC.
    • Click the PDF link.
    • Scroll down for your JAM 2017 cutoff marks.

    Only the candidates who qualify in JAM 2018 (whose names appear in the Merit List) will be eligible to apply for admission to any of the corresponding academic programmes available at IITs.

    IIT JAM Result 2018

    IIT JAM 2018 Result will be announced on 20th March 2018 and will be provided via online mode through the website to all student. Students can check the result by entering required details to view their results. (All India Rank) AIR rank list will be prepared for each paper. The merit list will be prepared as per the marks obtained in the examination.

    IIT JAM 2018 Counselling

    Candidates who have their names appear in the IIT JAM merit list are eligible to apply for admission. Students have to apply for admission by filling the application form through the website. Submission of admission form will be started from 3rd April 2018. In the application form candidates have to fill their preferences, education details, marks obtained, etc. Seats will be allotted to students as per the preferences filled, rank and availability of seats. A admission list will be published through the website for admission. After seat allotment, candidates have to visit to the allotted college to complete admission.

    Exam pattern

    • The period of the examination will be of 3 hrs for all the 7 papers
    • The medium for all the test papers would be English
    • There will be a total of 60 questions carrying 100 marks
    • The complete paper will be separated into three sections, A, B and C and all the sections are compulsory

    Division of sections

    Section A:

    In total, the paper has 30 multiple choice questions (MCQ)

    10 questions of one mark each and 20 questions of two marks each

    Each MCQ type question has four choices

    Section B:

    Total 10 multiple select questions (MSQ) carrying 2 marks each

    Each MSQ type question is similar to MCQ but with a distinction that there may be one or more than one choices that are correct out of the four given choices

    Section C

    Total 20 numerical answer type (NAT) questions relating 10 questions of one mark each and 10 questions of two marks each.

    IIT JAM 2018 Eligibility criteria

    Educational qualification:

    The students who are interested in applying must be holding a Bachelors degree with minimum 55% aggregate scores from a well-known university/institute.

    How to apply IIT JAM 2018 Application Form

    • Visit the official website, http://jam.iitd.ac.in/
    • Select on relevant link
    • You will have to enter all the necessary information in a prescribed format
    • Click on submission
    • All of you are requested to download or take a printout of the same for future reference



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