The syllabus of JAM Chemistry 2022 is divided into three parts - Physical Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, and Inorganic chemistry. So below, we have mentioned the section-wise IIT JAM Chemistry Syllabus. You should pick up one by one topic from each section and complete the IIT JAM syllabus 2022 to get a seat in the exam.
Going through the trends of previous six-year exam papers. The topic-wise weightage is-
Here is the detailed IIT JAM 2022 paper pattern with the number of questions, total marks, negative marking, type of questions, etc for all 3 sections.
JAM Exam Paper of all 7 subjects will consist of three types of questions:
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ): As per the IIT JAM Exam Pattern 2022, each MCQ type question will have four choices out of which only one choice will be the correct answer.
Multiple Select Questions (MSQ): Based on Paper Pattern guidelines, each MSQ type question is similar to MCQ. The only difference is, there may be one or more than one correct choice out of the four given choices. The candidate will get full marks only if he/she selects all the correct options.
Numerical Answer Type (NAT) Questions: For each NAT type question, the answer is a real number that needs to be entered using the numerical virtual keypad. No choices will be given for these questions.
There will be a total of 60 questions carrying 100 marks. The entire paper will be divided into three sections A, B, and C. All sections are compulsory. Questions in each section are of different types as given below:
Section A contains a total of 30 MCQs out of which 10 questions carry 1 mark each and 20 questions carry 2 marks each.
Section B contains a total of 10 MCQs carrying two marks each.
Section C contains a total of 20 NAT Questions out of which 10 questions carry 1 mark each and 10 questions carry 2 marks each.
The candidates can check the marking scheme below -
In all sections, questions not attempted will result in zero marks.
In Section-A (MCQ), incorrect answers will result in negative marks:-
After knowing IIT JAM 2022 Paper Pattern and marking scheme, you must know about the following points.
The candidate must follow the guidelines provided by the IIT JAM 2022 authorities otherwise it can be counted in unfair means. It may lead to the cancellation of candidature from JAM Exam at any other stage of the exam. The candidate may be disqualified as well to appear further in IIT JAM.