MCA ENTRANCE NOTIFICATION
Joint Admission Test (JAM 2011), IIT Roorkee
Admissions for MCA - 2011
Test Date :   08 May 2011 (Sunday)

Mininum Educational Qualifications for Admission:
Bachelor’s degree with Mathematics as a subject for at least one year for annual system candidates/ at least two papers of Mathematics for semester system candidates.

Eligibility Requirements for Admission:
The candidates who qualify in JAM 2011 shall have to fulfill the following eligibility criteria for admissions in IITs.

  • At least 55% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for General/OBC category candidates and at least 50% aggregate marks (taking into account all subjects, including languages and subsidiaries, all years combined) for SC, ST and PD category candidates in the qualifying degree.
    For candidates with letter grades/CGPA (instead of percentage of marks), the equivalence in percentage of marks will be decided by the Admitting Institute(s).

  • Proof of having passed the qualifying degree with the minimum educational qualification as specified by the admitting institute should be submitted by 30th September 2011.

At the time of admission, all admitted candidates will have to submit a physical fitness certificate from a registered medical practitioner in the prescribed form. At the time of registration, the admitted candidates may also have to undergo a physical fitness test by a medical board constituted by the Admitting Institute. In case a candidate is not found to be physically fit to pursue his/her chosen course of study, his/her admission is liable to be cancelled.

Note:

  1. It will entirely be the responsibility of the candidate to prove that he/she satisfies the minimum educational qualifications and eligibility requirements for admissions.

  2. The admitting institute has the right to cancel, at any stage, the admission of a candidate who is found to have been admitted to a course to which he/she is not entitled, being unqualified or ineligible in accordance with the rules and regulations in force.

Total Seats: 48

Exam Pattern:
The questions for Biotechnology and Computer Applications test papers will be fully objective type. These test papers have to be answered in an Objective Response Sheet (ORS) by darkening appropriate bubbles using black HB pencil. Since the ORS will be evaluated by electronic means, it is imperative that the instructions given on the ORS are carefully read and followed by the candidates.
All other test papers will be objective-cum-subjective type. There will be a “question-cum-answer booklet” for each of these six test papers. Answers to various questions are to be given at appropriate places in the “question-cum-answer booklet” itself. No supplementary sheet will be provided. In each of these six test papers, objective and subjective questions will carry weightages of 30% and 70% respectively.
The objective type questions in all the test papers will have four choices as possible answers, of which, only one will be correct. There will be negative marking for wrong answers to the objective type questions in all the test papers. For wrong answer to an objective type question, candidates will get negative 1/3 (negative one third) of the maximum marks assigned to that question.

Note:

  1. Use of logarithmic tables/calculator of any kind/ cellular phone/electronic gadgets is NOT permitted in the examination hall.

  2. All answers to the subjective type questions must be written in blue/ black/ blue-black ink only. Sketch pen, pencil or ink of any other colour is not permitted.

  3. The medium for all the test papers will be English only.

  4. Use of unfair means by a candidate in JAM 2011, whether detected at the time of test, evaluation or at any other stage, will lead to cancellation of his/her candidature as well as disqualification of the candidate from appearing in JAM in future.

  5. Disclosure of identity in any form, such as writing registration number or name inside the question-cum-answer booklet, or making any kind of distinguishing marks, may lead to disqualification of the candidate.

Procedures to apply for JAM-2011:
Candidates can submit Application Form in two different modes : Online and Offline. The preferred mode of application process is Online

  • Offline Procedure:The "OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) Application Form" along with the "Information Brochure" will be available from 22nd December 2010 to 21st January 2011 on cash payment of application fee of Rs. 1000/- for General/OBC category male candidates, Rs. 900/- for General/OBC category female candidates and Rs. 500/- for SC/ST and PD candidates from the designated branches of Punjab National Bank listed below.
    The "OMR Application Form" and the "Information Brochure" can also be obtained by Post from the JAM Office, IIT Roorkee by making a written request along with a Demand Draft of Rs.1000/- for General category male candidates, Rs.900/- for General category female candidates and Rs.500/- for SC/ST and PD candidates, drawn in favour of "Chairman, JAM, IIT Roorkee", on any Nationalized Bank, payable at Roorkee and a self-addressed slip (11.0 cm x 6.0 cm). Such requests must reach the JAM office, IIT Roorkee, latest by 18th January, 2011. The application material shall be dispatched by registered post/speed post. JAM Office, IIT Roorkee, however, does not take any responsibility for the late delivery of application material, due to postal delay or loss of documents in transit. Once an Application Form has been purchased either from the Bank or by post from the JAM Office, IIT Roorkee, any claim for refund of the fees, for any reason whatsoever, will not be entertained nor can this fees be held in reserve for future.
    The OMR Application Form enclosed in the envelope provided with the Information Brochure is to be completed by the candidate in all respects. After reading the instructions given in Section 13, carefully fill in all the items of the form. Fold the form only where it was originally folded. Also write the code(s) of the test paper(s) applied, and the first choice of city/town of test on the top-left portion of the envelope.
    The candidates desiring to appear for a second test paper must clearly mention their option in the OMR Application Form. Such candidates are required to pay an additional fee of Rs.300/- (Rs.150/- for SC/ST and PD candidates) through a demand draft in favour of "Chairman, JAM, IIT Roorkee", on any Nationalized Bank, payable at Roorkee. This demand draft is to be sent along with the OMR Application Form.
    List of Enclosures and the Address for Sending the Completed OMR Application Form: (i) Bank/JAM Office Pay-in-slip, (ii) Demand Draft for the second test paper, if applicable, (iii) SC/ST Certificate (copy), if applicable, and (iv) Disability Certificate (copy), if applicable.
    Irrespective of the choice of the test centres, candidate must send the duly filled in OMR Application Form along with all necessary enclosures indicated above, to the following address:
    Organizing Chairman, JAM 2011
    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
    Roorkee - 247 667

    The candidates are advised to send their completed OMR Application Forms by Speed Post/Registered Post only and retain the receipt of posting. The completed OMR Application Form can also be submitted in person at the JAM office, IIT Madras, during office hours on working days.
    Last Date for Receipt of the Completed OMR Application Form: Last date for receipt of the duly completed OMR Application Form at the JAM Office, IIT Roorkee, is 31st January 2011. Any OMR Application Form received after this date will not be accepted. Any delay in receiving the application material by the candidate will not be considered as a valid reason for the late submission of the completed OMR Application Form after the deadline. The institute will not be responsible for any postal delay or irregularity or loss in postal transit.

Application fees:

Category

Fee for application form from banks / IITR JAM Office(Rs.)

Fee for online registration(Rs.)

Application Fee for 2nd Test Paper(Rs.)

General / OBC Male

1000/-

900/-

300/-

General / OBC Female

900/-

800/-

300/-

SC / ST / PD

500/-

400/-

150/-

Branches of Punjab National Bank designated for the sale of offline JAM 2011 applications:
Ahmedabad (Ashram Road), Agra (Raja Ki Mandi), Aligarh (Railwy Road), Allahabad (Civil Lines), Amritsar (Lawrence Road), Bangalore (Bangalore City), Bareilly (Shayam Ganj), Bhopal (Habib Ganj), Bhubaneswar (122-A Station Square), Chandigarh (Sector 17-BC), Chennai (N.S.C. Bose Road and T Nagar), Coimbatore (Oppannakara Street), Delhi (Hauz Khas, Janpath, Maharani Bagh and Vivek Vihar), Durgapur (Benachitty), Gorakhpur (Bank Road), Guwahati (Fancy Bazar), Hyderabad (Banjara Hills), Indore (M.G Road), Jabalpur (Jawahar Ganj), Jaipur (Mirza Ismail Road), Jameshedpur (Bistupur), Jorhat (Garali), Kanpur (Mall Road), Kharagpur (IIT Campus), Kochi (Mattancherry), Kolkata (New Market and Brabourne Road), Kurukshetra (Railway Road), Lucknow (Hazrat Ganj), Mangalore (Balmatte Road), Meerut (Eastern Kachahari Road), Mumbai (Ghatkoper (East) and N.C. Kelkar Road-Dadar), Mazzafarpur (Jail Road), Nagpur (Sitabuldi), Nanded (Patni Niwas Old Munda), Noida (Sector-18 Chillera Aterial Market), Patna (Exhibition Road), Pune (Pune Camp), Raipur (Jai Stambh Chowk), Ranchi (S.N. Ganguli Road), Roorkee (IIT Campus), Secunderabad (Rashtrapathi Road), Shillong (Police Bazar), Shimla (The Mall), Siliguri (H.C. Road), Thiruvananthapuram (Station Raod), Tiruchirapalli (Royal Road (Cantonment)), Vadodara Main (Fateh Ganj), Varanasi (Mehmoor Ganj), Vijayawada (Near Gandhi Park), Vishakhapatnam (Jiwan Prakash Road LIC Building Near RTC Campus).

  • Online Procedure: The facility for Online Registration will be available through the website http://www.iitr.ac.in/jam from 22nd December 2010. The last date for submission of Online Application Forms on website is 24th January 2011 at 18:00 hrs. A candidate can fill-in electronically his/her personal data and the appropriate application fee can be paid by a Demand Draft drawn in favour of "Chairman, JAM, IIT Roorkee", on any nationalized Bank, payable at Roorkee.
    After electronically filling his/her personal data and information pertaining to the Demand Draft in the Online Application Form on the website, the candidate can download this form and take a print out of the same. The photograph, declaration and signature will have to be provided by the candidate on the printed Online Registration Form. The photograph should be glued at the appropriate place provided in the form and must not be stapled and not be signed/attested. The candidate is also advised to keep a photocopy of the completed Online Registration Form for his/her record.
    List of Enclosures and the Address for Sending the Completed Online Registration Form: The following documents should be enclosed along with the completed Online Registration Form: (i) Demand Draft for the appropriate Application fee, (ii) SC/ST Certificate (copy), if applicable, and (iii) Disability Certificate (copy), if applicable.
    Irrespective of the choice of the test centres, candidate must send the completed Online Registration Form along with all necessary enclosures indicated above, to the following address:
    Organizing Chairman, JAM 2011
    Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
    Roorkee - 247 667

    The candidates are advised to send their completed Online Registration Forms by Speed Post/Registered Post only and retain the receipt of posting. The completed Online Registration Form can also be submitted in person at the JAM office, IIT Roorkee, during office hours on working days.
    Last Date for Receipt of the Completed Online Registration Form: Last date for receipt of the duly completed Online Registration Form at the JAM Office, IIT Roorkee, is 31st January 2011. Any Online Registration Form received after this date will not be accepted. Any delay in receiving the application material by the candidate will not be considered as a valid reason for the late submission of the completed Online Registration Form after the deadline. The institute will not be responsible for any postal delay or irregularity or loss in postal transit.

Important Dates:

Issue of application forms and information brochures at Punjab National Bank counters or by post only from IIT Roorkee and commencement of Online Registration

22 December 2010 (Wednesday)

Last date for receipt of requests at IIT Roorkee for issue of application material by post

18 January 2011 (Tuesday)

Last date for issue of application forms and information brochures at Bank counters

21 January 2011 (Friday)

Last date for Online Registration on the website

24 January 2011 (Monday) at 18:00 hrs.

Last date for receipt of completed OMR application form along with Pay-in-slip and Demand Draft (if any) / Online Registration Form along with Demand Draft at the Organizing Institute (IIT Roorkee)

31 January 2011 (Monday)

Announcement of the result of JAM 2011

30 May 2011 (Monday) at 17:00 hrs.

Issue of application form(s) for admission by JAM Office of the Organizing Institute / downloading from the website of Organizing Institute starts

01 June 2011 (Wednesday)

Last date for receipt of completed application forms for admission along with Demand Draft of Rs. 300/- by Organizing Institute

15 June 2011 (Wednesday)

Note:-
This notification / information has been taken / reproduced from the newspaper / website of the respective institute. NIMS Kanpur is no where responsible for the authenticity of the information given here in.