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How do I prepare for IIT JAM Chemistry?

The proper study plan for the IIT JAM exam can be really helpful to prepare for the Chemistry.
You can prepare for the IIT JAM chemistry by the following points to remember:
1. Start with the topics which are mentioned in the syllabus and focus only on them. Don't study anything apart from that.
2. Learn the basics and solve the numerical based on the important topics such as Thermodynamics, Chemical Kinetics, Equilibrium, Electrochemistry etc.
3. Practice online mock test papers to make perfect your weak areas.
4. Revision is the must. Revise whatever you studied and devote more time to revise important topics.
5. Before going to the exam check the important things such as IIT JAM Admit card which is important to sit for the exam.
6. Analyze the mock tests which you take and find your best strategy through it.
7. Solve previous years JAM Question Papers, through this you will found your weak points and also get an idea about question types which will be asked in the exam.
All the best!!!


  • IIT JAM Chemistry -

    A proper study plan for JAM 2018 Chemistry paper can help them in fetching more marks than other JAM takers.

    Before starting your chemistry preparation, you must know complete syllabus and paper pattern of the exam.

    • Mode – Online (Computer Based Test)
    • Duration - 3 Hours
    • Language- English
    • Total Number of Questions – 60
    • Total Marks- 100
    • Type of Questions- MCQ, MSQ, Numerical Answer Type Questions

    Solve IIT JAM question paper 2017, 2016, 2015 etc. daily after finishing the complete syllabus.

    Make notes in your own language so that at the time of revision, this can help you.

  • Hi,
    Here you can check the eligibility criteria :
    Date of Birth
    Candidates whose date of birth falls on or after October 01, 1993 are eligible for JEE (Main) 2018. However, upper age limit is relaxed by 5 years in the case of Scheduled Caste (SC), Scheduled Tribe (ST) and Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates, i.e. SC, ST and PwD candidates who are born on or after October 01, 1988 are eligible. Date of birth as recorded in the Secondary Education Board/University certificate will only be considered.

    Year of Appearance in Qualifying Examination (QE)
    Only those candidates who have passed their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2016 or 2017; or those who are appearing in their Class 12th Exam or any equivalent qualifying examination in 2018 are eligible to appear in JEE (Main) - 2018. Candidates passing their Class 12th in 2018 can appear if their results are declared before June 15, 2018.

    Candidates who passed Class 12th qualifying examination in 2014 or before as well as those who will appear in such examination in 2018 or later are not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) – 2018. Students who appeared in class 12th equivalent qualifying Examinations in 2015, did not pass in 2015, but passed in 2016 are also not eligible to appear in JEE (Main) 2017.

    Number of subjects in the Qualifying Examination (QE)
    Candidates must have taken at least five subjects in class 12th qualifying examination to be eligible for writing JEE (Main) - 2018. The candidates who have taken four subjects are not permitted to write JEE (Main) 2018 and if such candidates appear in JEE (Main) by furnishing wrong information, their rank/result will not be declared.

    Number of Attempts
    The number of attempts for appearing in JEE Main is limited to 3.

    No. of Attempts and Age limit for the states of Madhya Pradesh and Odisha
    Since the states of Madhya Pradesh, Nagaland and Odisha have joined JEE (Main) system from 2014. The age limit, for admission to institutions in these states which were earlier admitting candidates based on their state level examinations, will be as per their past practice only. The number of attempts in such cases will also remain same as per their past practice. This will however be obviously not applicable for admission to IITs/NITs/IIITs/CFTIs.

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