In order to fulfill IIT JAM eligibility criteria, candidates
Minimum Educational Qualification
Test Paper Name & Code 
Course 
Subjects Required in Graduation along with Minimum Duration 
Subjects Required in Class XII 
Biotechnology (BT) 
MSc Biotechnology 
Any Branch/ Subject 
Mathematics 
Dual degree in MSc PhD in Environmental Science and Engg 
Any one subject 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 

Chemistry (CY) 
MSc Chemistry 
Chemistry for three years/ six semesters 
Mathematics 
Joint MSc PhD in Chemistry 

MSc PhD Dual Degree in Environmental Science and Engineering 
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 

Atmosphere and Ocean Sc. – MSC. + PhD 
Phy. and Maths out of these subjects Com. App., Chem., CS, Geology, and Statistics 
No Restrictions 

Geology (GG) 
Applied MSc 
6 sem. In Geo. and any 2 of these: Maths, Chemistry, Physics, and Biological Science 
Mathematics 
MSc PhD in Geophysics 
3 years study of geology and any two subjects among Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry 

Joint MSc PhD in Geology 

MSc + PhD in Ocean Sc. And Atmosphere 
Maths and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Geology, CS, Statistics, and Computer Application 
No Restrictions 

MSc (Tech) in Applied Geology 
BSc degree (3 year) with Geology as Honours/ Major/ Main/ Equivalent subject and any 2 subsidiary subjects from Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry 
Mathematics 

Mathematics (MA) 
MSc in Economics 
Mathematics as one of the core subjects 
No Restrictions 
MSc Mathematics 
Mathematics for at least two years/ four semesters 

MSc Mathematics/ Mathematics and Computing 

MSc Mathematics and Computing 

Joint MSc PhD in Mathematics 
Mathematics/ Statistics as a subject for at least two years/four semesters 

MSc PhD Dual Degree in Operations Research 

MSc + PhD in Environ. Sc. and Engg. 
Any one of Bio tech.. Bio., Phy., Chem., and Mathematics for 4 sem, and any one among four for 1 year 
Mathematics 

MSc + PhD in Ocean sc. And Atmosphere 
Maths and Physics and one of out of these subjects Statistics, Chemistry, Computer Applications, Computer Science, and Geology 
No Restrictions 

Mathematical Statistics (MS) 
MSc Informatics & Applied Statistics 
Maths for at least 2 years 
No Restrictions 
MSc PhD Dual Degree in Operations Research 

MSc Statistics 
Statistics for at least two years/ four semesters 

MSc PhD Dual course in Atmosphere and Ocean Sc. 
Mandatory subjects are Maths and Phy. and one among these subjects Geology, Statistics, Chem., CS, and Computer Application 

Physics (PH) 
MSc Physics 
Physics for at least two years/ four semesters and Mathematics for at least one year/two semesters 
No Restrictions 
Joint MSc PhD in Physics 

MSc PhD Dual Degree in Physics 

MSc Astronomy 
Physics/ Mathematics / Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering/ Mechanical Engineering 

MSc Applied Geophysics 
Phys. and Mathematical Physics for 4 sem. and at least one of them as subject for 6 sem. 

Joint MSc PhD in Atmosphere and Ocean Sciences 
Mathematics and Physics and any one of these subjects among Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Application, Geology and Statistics 

MSc PhD Geophysics 
3 years Geology and any 2 subjects among Physics, Mathematics, and Chemistry 
Mathematics 

MSc + PhD Degree in Environmental Sc. & Engg. 
Any one out of Bio., Biotech., Mathematics, Chem., and Phy. for 2 years and any one of the 4 subjects for at least 2 sem 

MSc (Tech) in Applied Geophysics 
BSc Degree (3 year) with Physics as Honours/ Major/ Main/ Equivalent subject, Mathematics as a subsidiary subject for 2 years/ 4 semesters and another subsidiary subject from Chemistry, Geology, Electronics, and Statistics for 1 year/ 2 semesters 
No Restriction 
Qualification 
Percentage 
Reservation 

Graduation Degree in Science  55% aggregate marks (50% for SC/ ST/ PwD category candidates)  Any 