The online registration process for JAM (Joint Admission Test for MSc) 2018 will begin from September 5, 2017.
This year IIT JAM will be conducted by the IIT Bombay. The last date to register for JAM is October 10, 2017 and the exam is scheduled for February 11, 2018.
The only mode available for applying for the JAM 2018 is online through JAM Online Application Processing System (JOAPS), the official link for which is jam.iitb.ac.in.
JAM is a computer based online test which is conducted by the IITs at different centers across the nation.
It is conducted for giving admissions into two-year Master of Science (MSc), joint MSc-Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), MSc PhD dual degree MSc-Master of Technology (MTech), MSc-MS (by research), other post- Bachelor's degree and PhD dual degree programs at the various IITs located at Bhubaneswar, Bombay, Delhi, Gandhinagar, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Kanpur, Jodhpur, Kharagpur, Madras, Roorkee and Ropar.
The same test is used for giving admissions in PhD programs at Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore.