JAM (Joint Admission Test to M.Sc.) is the admission test conducted
by IITs or Indian Institute of Technology's in Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati,
Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee for admission to their high quality
Master of Science and other post-B.Sc. programmes in respective disciplines.
Admissions to various M.Sc. and other post -B.Sc. academic programmes
in IITs shall be made on the basis of All India Merit Rank in JAM.
Candidates who qualify in any Test Paper of JAM shall be eligible
for admission to all the academic programmes corresponding to that Test
Paper offered by the different participating departments of IITs, provided
they also satisfy the essential eligibility requirements and minimum
educational qualifications for the academic programme(s) as specified
by the Institute(s) in which the admission is sought.