JAM 2020 examination will be conducted in six subjects, also referred to as Test Papers; Biotechnology (BT), Chemistry (CY), Geology (GG), Mathematics (MA), Mathematical Statistics (MS) and Physics (PH). Candidates are advised to become familiar with the code(s) of the test paper(s) as this information is required at the time of application submission, at the time of examination, and later at the time of admission process.
The Minimum Educational Qualifications (MEQs) for admissions to various Academic Programmes covered under JAM 2020 are given below, along with the names of the Test Papers and their Codes and the Institute offering the Academic Programmes. Admission to each of the Academic Programmes shall be offered on the basis of merit in the corresponding Test Paper(s) of JAM 2020.
Test Papers and their Codes, corresponding Academic Programmes offered by the Admitting Institutes and their Minimum Educational Qualifications for Admission  

Test Paper (Test paper code) 
Academic Programme  Institute  Minimum Educational Qualifications for Admission  
Essential subjects in Bachelor's Degree along with minimum duration  Essential subjects at (10+2) level  
Biotechnology 
M.Sc. Biotechnology 
IITB, IITI, IITR 
Any Branch/Subject 
No Restrictions 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Molecular Medical Microbiology 
IITKGP 
B.Sc./B.S. degree (three years/six semesters) with Biology/Biotechnology/Botany/Lifescience/Physiology/Zoology/Microbiology/Biochemistry/Genetics & Molecular Biology as Honours/Major/Main Subject, and any one of Chemistry/Physics/Mathematics as one of compulsory subsidiary subject for at least one year/two semesters 
No Restrictions 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters 
Mathematics 

Chemistry 
M.Sc. Chemistry 
IITI 
Chemistry for three years/six semesters 
No Restrictions 
IITB, IITBhilai, IITBHU, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITISM, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITMandi, IITP, IITPKD, IITR, IITRPR, IITTP 
Chemistry for three years/six semesters 
Mathematics 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Chemistry 
IITBBS, IITKGP 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Nuclear Medicine 
IITKGP 
B.Sc./B.S. degree (three years/six semesters) with Chemistry as Honours/Major/Main Subject, Mathematics as compulsory one subsidiary subject and Physics/Biology as another subsidiary subject for at least two years/four semesters 
No Restrictions 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters 
Mathematics 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics with any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 
No Restrictions 

Geology 
M.Sc. Applied Geology 
IITB, IITR 
Geology for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biological Science 
Mathematics 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geophysics 
IITKGP 
Geology as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geology 
IITBBS, IITKGP 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 
No Restrictions 

M.Sc.(Tech) in Applied Geology 
IITISM 
B.Sc degree (three year) with Geology as
Honours/Major/Main/Equivalent subject and any two subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry. 
Mathematics 

Mathematics 
M.Sc. in Economics 
IITR 
Mathematics as one of the core subjects 
No Restrictions 
M.Sc. Mathematics 
IITB, IITD, IITGN, IITI, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITP,IITPKD, IITR, IITRPR 
Mathematics for at least two years/four semesters 

M.Sc. Mathematics/Mathematics and Computing 
IITH, IITISM 

M.Sc. M.Tech Dual Degree in MathematicsData and Computational sciences 
IITJ 

M.Sc. Mathematics and Computing 
IITBhilai, IITG 

M.Sc. Mathematics and Statistics 
IITTP 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Mathematics 
IITBBS, IITKGP 
Mathematics/Statistics as a subject for at least two years/four semesters 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations Research 
IITB 

M.Sc. Applied Mathematics 
IITMandi 
Mathematics for at least two years/four semesters 
Mathematics 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters. 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 
No Restrictions 

Mathematical Statistics 
M.Sc. Applied Statistics and Informatics 
IITB 
Mathematics or Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters 
No Restrictions 
M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Operations Research 
IITB 

M.Sc. Statistics 
IITK 
Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 

Physics 
M.Sc. Physics 
IITB, IITBhilai, IITBHU, IITD, IITG, IITGN, IITH, IITI, IITISM, IITJ, IITK, IITM, IITP, IITPKD, IITR, IITRPR, IITTP 
Physics for at least two years/four semesters and Mathematics for at least one year/two semesters 
No Restrictions 
Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Physics 
IITBBS, IITKGP 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Physics 
IITK 

M.Sc. Applied Geophysics 
IITB 
Physics and Mathematics/Mathematical Physics for two years/four semesters and at least one of them as subject for three years/six semesters 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Medical Physics 
IITKGP 
B.Sc./B.S. degree (three years/six semesters) with physics as Honours/Major/Main Subject, Mathematics as compulsory one subsidiary subject and Chemistry/Biology as another subsidiary subject for at least two years/four semesters 

M.Sc. Astronomy 
IITI 
Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
IITBBS 
Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 

Joint M.Sc. Ph.D. in Geophysics 
IITKGP 
Geology/Physics as a subject for three years/six semesters and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, Geology and Chemistry 
Mathematics 

M.Sc. Ph.D. Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
IITB 
Any one of Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics for two years/four semesters, and any one of the other four subjects for at least one year/two semesters 

M.Sc.(Tech) in Applied Geophysics 
IITISM 
B.Sc Degree (three years) with Physics as Honours/ Major/ Main/ Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for two years/four semesters and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology, Electronics, Statistics and Computer Science for one year/ two semesters. 
No Restrictions 