JAM 2021 Answer Key – IISc Bangalore will release JAM answer key 2021 online at jam.iisc.ac.in. The candidates can download JAM 2021 answer key along with the question paper to calculate the scores. The answer keys will be available for the papers, Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Economics (EN), Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS), Physics (PH). To calculate the scores using JAM 2021 answer key, the candidates need to add 01 or 02 marks for the correct answers. For the wrong MCQ, deduct -1/3 for 01 marker questions and -2/3 for 02 marker questions. There is no negative marking for Multiple-Select questions (MSQ) and Numerical Answer Type questions (NAT). Check more information about JAM 2021 answer key from this page.
JAM 2021 Answer Key
JAM answer key is the resource through which, the candidates who appeared for the exam can calculate the scores before the actual declaration of result. Check the important dates regarding JAM 2021 answer key from the table given below.
|JAM 2020 Exam||14 Feb 2021|
|JAM Answer Key releases on||3rd week of Feb 20221|
|Challenge answer key between||to be announced|
|Final answer key releases on||3rd week of Mar 2021|
|Result of JAM 2020 releases on||20 Mar 2021|
Download Answer Key: The candidates can download JAM 2021 answer key as per the schedule given above at jam.iisc.ac.in.
How to Use JAM 2021 Answer Key to Calculate Scores?
The candidates can check the information provided below to calculate the scores of JAM 2021.
1st step: Click on the link mentioned above and download the answer key and question paper of the respective papers.
Step 2: Next, start matching the answers from the answer key.
Step 3 – Now, use the marking scheme given below to calculate the scores.
JAM 2021 Marking Scheme
If answer is correct
- For 1 marks MCQ – add 1 marks
- For 2 marks MCQ – add 2 marks
- For 1 mark NAT – add 1 marks
- For 2 mark NAT – add 2 marks
If the answer is wrong:
- For 1 mark MCQ – deduct 1/3 marks
- For 2 marks MCQ – deduct 2/3 marks
- There is no negative marking for the NAT and MSQ. So, no need to deduct marks.
Note: No question attempted in any section will result in 0 marks.
How to Download JAM 2021 Answer Key?
IIT JAM answer key releases in the online mode. Check the steps given below to download the answer key.
Step 1: Firstly, click on the link given above.
Step 2: Next, click on the relevant link of the answer key and question paper of the relevant subject.
Step 3: Then, download the answer key along with the question paper.
Step 4: Lastly, start cross-checking the answers and calculating the scores.
Challenge JAM 2021 Answer Key
The candidates can challenge the provisional answer key once they are out if they are not satisfied with the answers indicated to any question. Check the steps given below to challenge the answer key.
Few important points to note while challenging the answer key of JAM 2020 are as follows:
- Make sure the question number is as per the pdf file or JAM question paper.
- It is important to ensure that the right section and question number of selected while challenging.
- If candidates attach a supporting document then they also need to mentioned section name and question number in the document.
How to challenge JAM 2021 answer key?
Step 1– Go to the JOAPS portal.
Step 2– Next, enter the enrollment number and password.
Step 3– Now, mention the question number along with the justification for which challenge has to be done.
Step 4– Next, upload the required documents (if required).
Step 5– Lastly, pay the amount for challenging the answer key.
Processing fee: As per last year, the challenging fee was Rs 500.
JAM 2021 Exam Pattern
- Mode of exam: JAM 2021 is a computer-based test
- Type of questions: There are multiple-choice questions, multiple-select questions and numerical-answer type questions.
- Total No. of Questions: There are 60 questions in the test
- Total Marks: The exam is of 100 marks in total
|Sections||Total No. of Q’s||Types of Questions||Marks Allotted||Negative mark|
|Section A||30||MCQ’s||1 or 2 marks||⅓ mark or ⅔ marks|
|Section B||10||MSQ’s||2 Marks||No negative marking|
|Section C||20||NAT||1 or 2 marks||No negative marking|
JAM 2021 Response Sheet
The official exam conducting body releases the response sheet as well for JAM. It is basically a PDF that depicts the recorded answers of the candidates who appeared for the exam. The candidates can use the response sheet along with the question paper and JAM 2021 answer key to calculate the scores.
How to download JAM 2021 response sheet?
- Access the direct link given above on this page
- Next, enter the enrollment number and password in the login window
- Now, click on ‘view response sheet’ button
- Lastly, download the response sheet.
JAM 2021 Result
After the release of the final answer key, the result for JAM is announced. It is released at the JOAPS portal. The candidate’s candidates can check it by entering their login credentials. For each test paper, an All India Rank (AIR) is assigned to the candidates according to the performance in the exam. Also, for each test paper, All India Merit List is also released that is prepared on the basis of AIR.
Apart from this, the scorecard is also released for the qualified candidates. The candidates can download it from JOAPS portal as well. The scorecard of JAM consists of the following details:
- Name of the candidates
- Registration number
- AIR of JAM
- Marks scored out of 100
- Total no. of candidates appeared in the paper
- Category wise qualifying marks
IIT JAM Answer Key – Archives
JAM 2020 Answer Key
|Subject||JAM Answer Key||JAM Question Paper|
|BT||Download Here||Download Here|
|MS||Download Here||Download Here|
|PH||Download Here||Download Here|
|CY||Download Here||Download Here|
|GG||Download Here||Download Here|
|MA||Download Here||Download Here|
Check below the answer key of JAM from the previous years:
|Name of the Subject||Question Paper||Provisional Answer Key||Final Answer Key|
|Biological Sciences (BL)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Biotechnology (BT)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Chemistry (CY)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Geology (GG)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Mathematics (MA)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Mathematical Statistics (MS)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
|Physics(PH)||Download Here||Download Here||Download Here|
More archived answer keys are available below:
|Subject||Final Answer Key|
|Biological Sciences (BL)||Click Here|
|Biotechnology (BT)||Click Here|
|Chemistry (CY)||Click Here|
|Geology (GG)||Click Here|
|Mathematics (MA)||Click Here|
|Mathematical Statistics (MS)||Click Here|
|Physics (PH)||Click Here|
To Check Previous Year Question Papers with Answer Key, Click here
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Official Website: jam.iisc.ac.in
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