IIT JAM 2020 Answer Key – Download PDF Provisional and Final Answer Key

IIT JAM 2020 Answer Key – IIT JAM answer key 2020 will announce by the IIT Kanpur tentatively in the last week of February. Students can check their correct and incorrect answer from the announced answer key PDF file. IIT JAM 2020 exam is conducted for the postgraduate courses of M. Sc programs in various disciplines and get an admission into different IITs, NITs. Students can get here the details regarding the IIT JAM answer key 2020, marking scheme, provisional and final answer key, how to challenge a question, and result.


IIT JAM 2020 Answer Key

In 2019, IIT Kanpur is the conducting institutes of IIT JAM 2020 exam. Students who have attended the JAM examination can know their result on 20 March 2020. After the completing exam, students would like to know the answer key for checking the answer from that to evaluating the approximate score. IIT Kanpur will first release the provisional key to the students which can download it from its official website. Subsequently, the final answer key will be announced by the IIT Kanpur after the announcement of the provisional answer key.

The exam conducting authority also release the candidate’s response sheets. Students can get their response sheet from the JAM 2020 official page by proving the valid credentials in the login page.

Summary of IIT JAM 2020 Exam
Dates Events
09 February 2020 JAM 2020 Examination
Last week of February (Expected) Release of the Answer Key
20 March 2020 Announcement of JAM 2020 Results
IIT JAM Answer Key
How to download the JAM 2020 Answer Key

Aspirants should follow the below mentioned instruction for how to download the IIT JAM 2020 answer key.

  1. Go to the IIT JAM 2020 official web page
  2. Choose the suitable link for Answer Key
  3. If need, Provide the login details to get the Answer Key
  4. JAM Answer key will be available in the format of PDF file
  5. Check and download the Answer key.
How to challenge the IIT JAM 2020 Answer Key

Students can raise their objections for any questions on the JAM 2020 exam can to challenge the concerned question. IIT Kanpur will release the provisional key before the announcement of the result. From that provisional answer key, candidates can raise their hands for any questions that you think are wrong. Candidates should follow the below steps for how to challenge the questions.

  1. Visit the JAM 2020 official page
  2. Select the appropriate link for the challenge the question
  3. Enter the login details such as enrollment ID and password
  4. Provide your valuable answer for that challenging question with applicable fees
  5. If your answer approved, your fees will be refunded to you or else it will not refund.
IIT JAM 2020 Answer Key

The provisional and final answer key will be announced by the IIT Kanpur after the completing of the entrance examinations. For more details, students should check time to time the IIT JAM 2020 website.

Subjects Answer Key
Biotechnology (BT) Available soon
Chemistry (CY) Available soon
Geology (GG) Available soon
Mathematics (MA) Available soon
Mathematical Statistics (MS) Available soon
Physics (PH) Available soon
IIT JAM 2020 Marking Scheme
Sections Questions Type Total number of Questions Total Marks
A Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) 30 50
B Multiple Select Questions (MSQ) 10 20
C Numerical Answer Type (NAT) 20 30
Total Marks 60 100



In Section A, the first 10 questions will be one mark weightage and the remaining 20 questions will be 2 mark weightage. 1/3 marks will be deducted for 1 marks question from the total marks and 2/3 marks will be deducted for 2 mark question.

In Section B, there are totally 10 questions with each 2 marks weightage. In Section C, the first 10 questions will be one mark weightage and the remaining 10 questions will be two marks weightage. There are no negative marks for Section B and Section C.

IIT JAM Result 2020

IIT JAM 2020 result will be declared by the concerned authority on 20 March 2020. Students can check their result in the online mode at the official page of the IIT Kanpur. Based on the merit list candidates can get the admission into various NITs, IITs.

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