IIT JAM 2020 Syllabus


IIT JAM Syllabus

IIT JAM is the entrance exam for admissions in PG/MSc and PhD programs in IISc and IITs. Questions of IIT JAM exam are given from subjects like Physics, Chemistry Biological Science, Biotechnology, Geology, Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics. IIT JAM question paper contains questions from the syllabus of graduation level. IIT JAM syllabus 2020 will give an idea about the topics and subjects need to be covered well to crack IIT JAM with a good score. Candidates can find below the detailed IIT JAM 2020 Syllabus.


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IIT JAM 2020 Syllabus

Biotechnology (BT)

  • The syllabus will be completely based on 10+2+3 level
  • The weightage of the test paper will be as follows: Biology (44% weightage), Mathematics (18%), Chemistry (20%) and Physics (18%)


Biological Sciences (BL)

  • Basics of Biochemistry, biophysics, molecular biology
  • General Biology
  • Microbiology, cell biology and immunology
  • Mathematical sciences


Chemistry (CY)

  • Physical Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry


Physics (PH)

  • Mechanics and General Properties of Matter
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Oscillations, waves, and optics
  • Kinetic theory, Thermodynamics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Modern Physics
  • Simple Oscillators
  • Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics


Mathematics (MA)

  • Functions of two real variables
  • Sequences and series of real numbers
  • Differential equations
  • Group Theory
  • Vector Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Real Analysis


Mathematical Statistics (MS)

  • The weightage of the test paper will be as Mathematics (40%) and Statistics (60%)
  • Mathematics
  • Differential Calculus
  • Sequences and Series
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Matrices
  • Statistics
  • Random Variables
  • Probability
  • Standard Distributions
  • Sampling Distributions
  • Joint Distributions
  • Estimation
  • Testing of Hypotheses


Geology (GG)

  • Geomorphology
  • The Planet earth
  • Structural geology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Palaeontology
  • Mineralogy
  • Economic Geology
  • Petrology
  • Applied Geology

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