IIT JAM Entrance Exam Date 2014
Indian Institute of Technology Joint Admission Test ( IIT JAM ) 2014 invites applications from eligible candidates for Admission to MSc ( Two Year ), Joint MSc – PhD, MSc – PhD Dual Degree, MSc – MTech and other Post Bachelor Degree Programs in various IIT’s across the country through JAM 2014 Entrance Test.
IIT JAM 2014 Entrance Exam
IIT JAM Exam Date 2014 : 9th February, 2014
IIT JAM 2014 Exam Schedule
- IIT JAM 2014 will be held on 9th February, 2014 ( Sunday ) in two sessions.
- IIT JAM Test schedule for different test papers of IIT JAM 2014 is given below :
- IIT JAM test schedule will not be changed under any circumstances.
- Number of test papers allowed : A candidate can appear in either one or two test papers, subject to the restrictions imposed by the JAM 2014 Test Schedule given and on payment of requisite additional fees for the second test paper, if applicable. Candidates desirous of appearing in two test papers must ensure, from the above JAM 2014 Exam Schedule, that these test papers are not scheduled in the same session.
|Country or territory||Capital||Status|
|Bouvet Island||-||Territory of Norway|
|French Southern Territories [Antarctica 1]||Alfred Faure (Crozet Islands) Port-aux-Français (Kerguelen Islands) Martin-de-Viviès (Saint Paul and Amsterdam Islands)||Overseas territory of France|
|Heard Island and McDonald Islands||—||External territory of Australia|
|South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands [Antarctica 2]||King Edward Point||Overseas territory of the United Kingdom|
IIT JAM Application Form 2014
IIT JAM 2014 Online Application Form
The facility for IIT JAM 2014 Online Registration will be available through the website http://gate.iitk.ac.in/jam.
A candidate should register for an account in “JAM 2014 Online Application Portal” between 16th September, 2013 to 12th October, 2013.
Then the candidate needs to fill – in all the personal data through an JAM 2014 Online Form. IIT JAM 2014 MCA Online Form can be modified / updated as desired until the candidate has paid examination fee. The last date for payment of Examination Fee is 12th October, 2013.
IIT JAM 2014 Application Form Submission
the candidate should download the form and take a print out of the same. The photograph, declaration and signature will have to be provided by the candidate on the printed IIT JAM 2014 Online Registration Form. The photograph should be glued at the appropriate place provided in the form and must not be stapled and not be signed / attested. The candidate must generate and print the address label with barcode which should be pasted on the top of the envelope.
The envelope containing the signed JAM 2014 Application Form along with the following :
a) JAM Office copy of the stamped challan ( of the SBI Core Banking Branch where the challan amount was paid ) or the proof of Debit Card / Net Banking Transaction for the JAM 2014 Application Form.
b) Filled in OBC – NCL Certificate, if applicable. Filled in SC / ST Certificate, if applicable.
d) Physical Disability Certificate, if applicable; must be sent by Speed / Registered Post ( mails through Courier will NOT be accepted ) so as to reach the latest by 23rd October, 2013 to the following address :
The Organizing Chairman,
JAM 2014, GATE / JAM Office,
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur,
UP – 208 016.
IIT JAM 2014 Application Form Fee
i. IIT JAM 2014 Application Fee Payment through Challan in INR :
IIT JAM Application fee payment through challan accepted only at a branch of State Bank of India.
|Campus (Year)||Shiv Nadar |
University ( 1 )
resident ( 2 )
|Shiv Nadar |
University ( 3 )
|Currency||Indian Rupees||US Dollars||Indian Rupees||US Dollars||Equivalent of Indian Rupees|
|Tuition||Full scholarship||Full scholarship||Full scholarship||Full scholarship||Full scholarship|
|Fees||Full scholarship||915||Full scholarship||952||104,552|
|Room & Board*||91,000||12,012||91,000||12,492||1,554,251|
|Books & Misc.||15,000||2,496||-||2,596||300,143|
|Scholarship from SNU ( per student )||46,675||46,675||235,000||48,542||5,802,175|
ii. IIT JAM 2014 Application Fee Payment through NetBanking in INR :
|DM Neurology||MD / DNB ( General Medicine / Paediatrics )|
|DM Gastroentology||MD / DNB ( General Medicine / Paediatrics )|
|DM Reproductive Medicine||MD / MS / DNB ( Obst. & Gyn. )|
|DM Nephrology||MD / DNB ( General Medicine / Paediatrics )|
|DM Medical Oncology||MD / DNB ( General Medicine / Radiotherapy / Paediatrics )|
|MCh Neuro Surgery||MS / DNB ( General Surgery )|
|MCh Pediatrics Surgery||MS / DNB ( General Surgery )|
|MCh Surgical Oncology||MS / DNB ( General Surgery / ENT / Orthopaedics / Obst. & Gyn. )|
|MCh Urology||MS / DNB ( General Surgery )|
- *Person with Disability.
- If the fee paid is NOT as per the Gender, Category and Number of Test Paper( s ) the filled in form will be rejected without any intimation to the candidate.
IIT JAM 2014 Admit Card
JAM 2014 Admit Card, bearing the Candidate’s Name, Registration Number, Photograph, Signature, Category as declared by the Candidate, Disability Status and Name( s ) and Code( s ) of the Test Paper( s ) applied along with the Name and Address of the Test Center allotted, will be available for download from JAM 2014 website during 13th December, 2013 to 20th December, 2013.
The Candidate should carefully examine the JAM 2014 Admit Card for all the entries made therein. In case of any discrepancy, the Candidate should inform the Organizing Chairman, JAM 2014, IIT Kanpur immediately.
If a candidate is not able to download the Admit Card, then the Chairperson JAM of the respective IISc / IITs, under which the first choice Test City / Town of the candidate falls, may be contacted through Phone / Fax / Email, giving the Online Registration Number, Name, Mailing Address and City Code of the desired Test Center ( first choice ) to get information about the Registration Number and the Name of the Test Center allotted.
Those candidates who may have misplaced, lost or are unable to download their IIT JAM 2014 Admit Card will be issued a Duplicate Admit Card by the Presiding Officer of their respective Test Center, on the Date of Examination, i.e., 9th February, 2014 ( one hour before the examination ).
On production of a photograph identical to that pasted on the JAM Application / IIT JAM 2014 Online Registration Form and the Identity Card from the Institution last attended ( bring the Original Identity Card along with its Photocopy ). No candidate will be permitted to appear in JAM 2014 Test without a valid Admit Card. The Admit Card should be presented to the invigilators / JAM officials for verification.
The Admit Card of JAM 2014 must be carefully preserved by the Candidate and produced at the time of admission, if required by the Admitting Institute.
IIT JAM 2014 Exam Syllabus
IIT JAM Biological Sciences Syllabus 2014
General Biology : Taxonomy and physiology, Pro and Eukaryotic organisms; cell organelles and their function; Multicellular Organization; energy transformations; internal transport systems of plants; respiration; regulation of body fluids and excretory mechanisms; cellular reproduction; Mendelian genetics and heredity; biology and populations and communities; evolution; genesis and diversity of organisms; animal behaviour, plant and animal diseases.
Basics of Biochemistry, Biophysics, Molecular Biology : Buffers; trace elements in biological systems; enzymes and proteins; vitamins; biological oxidations, carbohydrates and lipids and their metabolisms; digestion and absorption; detoxifying mechanisms; plant and animal hormones and their action, nervous system, nucleic acids, nature of gene and its function, Genetic code, synthesis of nucleic acids and proteins. Enzyme mechanisms and kinetics, nucleic acid metabolism, photo synthesis.
Structure of Biomolecules : Intra and intermolecular forces; thermodynamics and kinetics of biological systems, principles of x – ray diffraction, IR and UV spectroscopy and hydrodynamic techniques.
Microbiology, Cell Biology and Immunology : Classes of micro organisms and their characterization, nutrient requirement for growth; laboratory techniques in microbiology, pathogenic microorganisms and disease; applied microbiology; viruses, Microbial genetics. Innate and adaptive immunity, antigen antibodies.
Cell Theory : Cell architecture; methods of cell fractionation; cell division; types of chromosome structure; biochemical genetics – inborn errors of metabolisms; viruses and fungi; principles of processes of development.
Mathematical Sciences : Mathematical functions ( algebraic, exponential, trigonometric ), their derivatives ( derivatives and integrals of simple functions ), permutations and combinations.
IIT JAM Biotechnology Syllabus 2014
The IIT JAM 2014 Biotechnology ( BT ) test paper comprises of Biology ( 44% weightage ), Chemistry ( 20% weightage ), Mathematics ( 18% weightage ) and Physics ( 18% weightage ).
IIT JAM Biology ( 10+2+3 level ) Syllabus :
General Biology : Taxonomy; Heredity; Genetic variation; Conservation; Principles of ecology; Evolution; Techniques in modern biology.
Biochemistry and Physiology : Carbohydrates; Proteins; Lipids; Nucleic acids; Enzymes; Vitamins; Hormones; Metabolism – Glycolysis, TCA cycle, Oxidative Phosphoryation; Photosynthesis. Nitrogen Fixation, Fertilization and Osmoregulation; Vertebrates – Nervous system; Endocrine system; Vascular system; Immune system; Digestive system, Reproductive System.
Molecular Biology : DNA; RNA; Replication; Transcription; Translation; Proteins; Lipids and Membranes; Operon model; Gene transfer.
Cell Biology : Cell cycle; Cytoskeletal elements; Mitochondria; Endoplasmic reticulum; chloroplast; Golgi apparatus; Signaling.
Microbiology : Isolation; Cultivation; Structural features of virus; Bacteria; Fungi; Protozoa; Pathogenic micro – organizms.
JAM IIT Chemistry ( 10+2+3 level ) Syllabus :
Atomic Structure : Bohr’s theory and Schrodinger wave equation; Periodicity in properties; Chemical bonding; Properties of s, p, d and block elements; Complex formation; Coordination compounds; Chemical equilibria; Chemical thermodynamics ( first and second law ).
Chemical kinetics ( zero, first, second and third order reactions ); Photochemistry; Electrochemistry; Acid – base concepts; Stereochemistry of carbon compounds; Inductive, Electromeric, conjugative effects and resonance; Chemistry of Functional Groups : hydrocarbons, alkyl halides, alcohols, aldehydes, ketones, carboxylic acids, amines and their derivatives;
Aromatic hydrocarbons, halides, nitro and amino compounds, phenols, diazonium salts, carboxylic and sulphonic acids; Mechanism of organic reactions; Soaps and detergents; Synthetic polymers; Biomolecules – amino acids, proteins, nucleic acids, lipids and carbohydrates ( polysaccharides ); Instrumental techniques – chromatography ( TLC, HPLC ), electrophoresis, UV – Vis, IR and NMR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry.
IIT JAM Syllabus for Mathematics ( 10+2 level ) :
Sets, Relations and Functions, Mathematical Induction, Logarithms, Complex numbers, Linear and Quadratic equations, Sequences and Series, Trigonometry, Cartesian System of Rectangular Coordinates, Straight lines and Family, Circles, Conic Sections, Permutations and Combinations, Binomial Theorem, Exponential and Logarithmic Series, Mathematical Logic, Statistics, Three Dimensional Geometry, Vectors, Matrices and Determinants, Boolean Algebra, Probability, Functions, limits and Continuity, Differentiation, Application of Derivatives, Definite and Indefinite Integrals, Differential Equations.
IIT JAM Physics Syllabus ( 10+2 level )
Physical World and Measurement, Elementary Statics and Dynamics, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Electrostatics, Current electricity, Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current, Electromagnetic waves, Optics, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiations, Atomic Nucleus, Solids and Semiconductor Devices, Principles of Communication, Motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body, Gravitation, Mechanics of Solids and Fluids, Heat and Thermodynamics, Oscillations, Waves.
IIT JAM Chemistry Syllabus 2014
Basic Mathematical Concepts : Functions, maxima and minima, integrals, ordinary differential equations, vectors and matrices, determinants, elementary statistics and probability theory.
Atomic and Molecular Structure : Fundamental particles. Bohr’s theory of hydrogen – like atom; Wave – particle duality; Uncertainty principles; Schrodinger’s wave equation; Quantum numbers, shapes of orbitals; Hund’s rule and Pauli’s exclusion principle, electronic configuration of simple homonuclear diatomic molecules.
Theory of Gases : Equation of state of ideal and nonideal ( van der Waals ) gases, Kinetic theory of gases. Maxwell – Boltzmann distribution law; equipartition of energy. Solid state : Crystals, crystal systems, X – rays, NaCl and Kcl structures, close packing, atomic and ionic radii, radius ratio rules, lattice energy, Born-Haber cycle, isomorphism, heat capacity of solids.
Chemical Thermodynamics : Reversible and irreversible processes; First law and its application to ideal and non – ideal gases; Thermochemistry; Second law; Entropy and free energy, Criteria for spontaneity.
Chemical and Phase Equilibria : Law of mass action; Kp, Kc, Kx and Kn; Effect of temperature on K; Ionic equilibria in solutions; pH and buffer solutions; Hydrolysis; Solubility product; Phase equilibria – Phase rule and its application to one – component and two – component systems; Colligative properties.
Electrochemistry : Conductance and its applications; Transport number; Galvanic cells; EMF and Free energy; Concentration cells with and without transport; Polarography; Concentration cells with and without transport; Debey – Huckel – Onsagar theory of strong electrolytes.
Chemical Kinetics : Reactions of various order, Arrhenius equation, Collision theory; Theory of absolute reaction rate; Chain reactions – Normal and branched chain reactions; Enzyme kinetics; photochemical processes; Catalysis.
Adsorption : Gibbs adsorption equation, adsorption isotherm, types of adsorption, surface area of adsorbents, surface films on liquids.
IIT JAM Geology Syllabus 2014
The Planet Earth : Origin of the Solar System and the Earth; Geosphere and the composition of the Earth; Shape and size of the earth; Earth – moon system; Formation of continents and oceans; Dating rocks and age of the Earth; Energy in the earth system; Volcanism and volcanic landforms; Interior of earth; Earthquakes; Earth’s magnetism and gravity, Isostasy; Elements of Plate tectonics; Orogenic cycles.
Geomorphology : Weathering and erosion; Transportation and deposition due to wind, ice, river, sea, and resulting landforms, Structurally controlled landforms.
Structural Geology : Concept of stratum; Contour; Outcrop patterns; Maps and cross sections; Dip and strike; Classification and origin of folds, faults, joints, foliation and lineation, unconformities; shear zones.
Palaeontology : Major steps in the evolution of life forms; Fossils; their mode of preservation and utility; Morphological characters, major evolutionary trends and ages of important groups of animals – Brachiopoda, Mollusca, Trilobita, Graptolitoidea, Anthozoa, Echinodermata; Gondwana plant fossils; Elementary idea of verterbrate fossils in India.
Stratigraphy : Principles of stratigraphy; Litho -, chrono – and biostratigraphic classification; distribution and classification of the stratigraphic horizons of India from Archaean to Recent.
Mineralogy : Symmetry and forms in common crystal classes; Physical properties of minerals; Isomorphism and polymorphism, Classification of minerals; Structure of silicates; Mineralogy of common rock – forming minerals; Mode of occurrence of minerals in rocks. Transmitted polarised light microscopy and optical properties of uniaxial and biaxial minerals.
Petrology : Definition and classification of rocks; Igneous rocks – forms of igneous bodies; Crystallization from magma; classification, association and genesis of igneous rocks; Sedimentary rocks – classification, texture and structure; size and shape of sedimentary bodies. Metamorphic rocks – classification, facies, texture and properties.
Economic Geology : Properties of common economic minerals; General processes of formation of mineral deposits; Physical characters; Mode of occurrence and distribution in India both of metallic and non – metallic mineral deposits; Coal and petroleum occurrences in India.
Applied Geology : Ground Water; Mineral exploration, elements of Mining Geology and Environmental Geology; Principles of Engineering Geology.