HOW TO APPLY FOR ADMISSION

Applicants can apply for Admission based on JAM 2018 only through the online application process at JAM 2018 website (http://jam.iitb.ac.in). The application fee for the admission is Rs. 600/- for all applicants and is non-refundable.

Applicants can use their Enrollment ID and password for logging into https://joaps.iitb.ac.in and view their scores. If they are qualified, they can start applying for admission by choosing "Admission Form Filling".

The candidate needs to have the following documents, in PDF form, ready before starting the online application:

A. Mandatory Documents for All:

1)    X Certificate

2)    XII Marksheet

3)    Qualifying Degree: Marksheets of all semesters/ years

B. Document for General Category:

1)    Nationality Certificate: Birth Certificate or Voter ID or First page of Passport or School Transfer Certificate (TC) showing nationality or Nationality Certificate issued by the authorized government agency or Aadhar Card.

(Please note that any other documents, Ration Card, Driving License, College/ Institute/ School ID, Bank Passbook, PAN Card, Mark sheets are not considered as Nationality Certificate).

C. Other Documents:

1)    Category Certificate for OBC(NCL), SC and ST Applicants

2)    PwD Certificate for PwD Applicants

The photograph and signature uploaded during the time of applying for JAM 2018 Examination will be used for admission process. There is no need to re-upload the same.

Irrespective of whether a candidate has qualified in one or two Test Papers, only one duly completed Admission Form should be submitted, listing in the option form all the programmes at IITs (along with the order of preferences) where the candidate is seeking admission.

The application fee (non-refundable) for admission is Rs. 600/- and this amount has to be paid ONLINE only using credit card or debit card or net banking. No challan payment is accepted. During the time of payment of fee, additional charges pertaining to the mode of payment would be added up.

Any application which is incomplete in any respect and does not have the required valid documents will be summarily rejected. The Applicants must take care to fill in the details in the application form correctly and must upload correct and valid documents. Candidate must ensure the successful submission of their application in the portal.

Applicants are required to visit the "Admission Procedure" link in JAM 2018 website (http://jam.iitb.ac.in/) for more information on the application and payment processes. They are advised to visit the "FAQ for JAM 2018 Admission" section as well for additional queries.

Note:

(a) Candidate should note that mere qualifying or being in the merit list of any test paper neither guarantee nor provide automatic entitlement to admission. It would be based on the order of merit and available seats as well as meeting the ER and MEQ of the programme in the concerned institute. The fulfillment of ER & MEQ is decided by the department offering the programme and the prerogative to accept/reject the candidate remains with the department.

(b) The application form for admission will not be considered if the fee is not paid successfully on or before 17th April 2018. No further intimation regarding the rejection of application form for admission will be sent to candidate in this regard.

(c) The admission in IISc Banglore, IISER Bhopal, IISER Pune and CCMN Institutes will NOT be done through common JAM admission process. The candidate must directly apply to these institutes for admissions to their post bachelor programmes.