Syllabus for the IIT JAM Exam 2021

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Candidates can go through the major subjects and topics covered under IIT JAM syllabus for all seven test papers discussed below:

Biological Sciences (BL) : The topics of biological science are:

  • General Biology
  • Basics of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biophysics
  • Microbiology, Cell Biology and Immunology
  • Mathematical Sciences

Biotechnology (BT) : The subject included in this test papers are:

  • Biology (10 + 2 + 3 level) : This includes topics of
  • General Biology
  • Biochemistry and Physiology
  • Basic Biotechnology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Chemistry (10 + 2 + 3 level)
  • Mathematics (10 + 2 level)
  • Physics (10 + 2 level)

Chemistry (CY) , Geology (GG) , Mathematics (MA) : the subject included in this test papers are:

  • Physical Chemistry: it includes topics as under:
  • Basic Mathematical Concepts
  • Atomic and Molecular Structure
  • Theory of Gases
  • Solid state
  • Chemical Thermodynamics
  • Chemical and Phase Equilibria
  • Electrochemistry
  • Chemical Kinetics
  • Adsorption
  • Spectroscopy
  • Organic Chemistry: it includes topics as under:
  • Basic Concepts in Organic Chemistry and Stereochemistry
  • Organic Reaction Mechanism and Synthetic Applications
  • Qualitative Organic Analysis
  • Natural Products Chemistry
  • Aromatic and Heterocyclic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry: it includes topics as under:
  • Periodic Table
  • Chemical Bonding and Shapes of Compounds
  • Main Group Elements (s and p blocks)
  • Transition Metals (d block)
  • Bioinorganic Chemistry
  • Instrumental Methods of Analysis
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • The Planet Earth
  • Geomorphology
  • Structural Geology
  • Palaeontology
  • Stratigraphy
  • Mineralogy
  • Petrology
  • Economic Geology
  • Applied Geology
  • Sequences and Series of Real Numbers
  • Functions of One Real Variable
  • Functions of Two or Three Real Variables
  • Integral Calculus
  • Differential Equations
  • Vector Calculus
  • Group Theory
  • Linear Algebra
  • Real Analysis

Mathematical Statistics (MS) : This includes subjects are:

  • Mathematics: it includes topics as under:
  • Sequences and Series
  • Differential Calculus
  • Integral Calculus
  • Matrices
  • Statistics: it includes topics as under:
  • Probability
  • Random Variables
  • Standard Distributions
  • Joint Distributions
  • Sampling distributions
  • Limit Theorems
  • Estimation
  • Testing of Hypotheses
  • Physics (PH) : it includes topics as under:
  • Mathematical Methods
  • Mechanics and General Properties of Matter
  • Oscillations, Waves and Optics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Kinetic theory, Thermodynamics
  • Modern Physics
  • Solid State Physics, Devices and Electronics

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