IIT JAM is an all India level Entrance exam conducted by Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and Indian Institute of Science (IISC) through which aspirants can take admission in various Master of Science programs. JAM 2020 is going to be held on February 9, 2020. IIT Kanpur will conduct the IIT JAM Statistics course in Session 1, which is from 09:30 am to 12:30 pm.
Here, at Gyaanseeko we provide you some basic details and beneficial preparation tips and tricks that can help you to crack the exam✌.
Let us start with the Basic pattern of an exam-
BASIC PATTERN OF EXAM
IIT JAM is a computer-based online exam of 3 hours with 60 questions in total. The key highlights of the Exam pattern are as follows:
|EXAM NO. OF QUESTIONS||TYPES OF QUESTIONS||TOTAL MARKS|
|SECTION 1||30 MCQ’s||50|
|SECTION 2||10 MCQ’s||20|
|SECTION 3||20 NUMERICAL ANSWER TYPE||30|
MARKING SCHEME FOR EACH SECTION
|SECTION||TYPE OF QUESTIONS||NEGATIVE MARKING|
|A||10 MCQ’s – 1 mark for each |
20 MCQ’s – 2 marks for each
|B||10 MCQ’S – 2 marks for each||No negative marking|
|C||20 MCQ’s – 2 marks for each||No negative marking|
With only a few days left to Exam day, it becomes very important to have a proper preparation strategy for IIT JAM Mathematical Statistics. Here are a few tips that can help you to reach your ultimate goal.
SYLLABUS– Knowledge of the complete syllabus is the first step towards Preparation. Syllabus of Mathematical Statistics is based on a 10+2+3 level. It is divided into two parts. The first part comprises questions from Mathematics with 40% weightage and the Second part has questions from Statistics with 60% weightage. To get a complete syllabus of Mathematical Statistics (👉click here).
BOOKS– After knowing the complete syllabus, it is important to have the correct study material for preparation. Some best books 📚 to follow for Statistics are:
- Introduction to Probability & Statistics – V.K.Rohatgi
- Fundamentals of Mathematical Statistics – S.C.Gupta & Kapoor
Your chances of success increase manyfold if you practice various online Mock tests and Previous years Question papers. Make sure you complete your syllabus at least 20 days before the exam date so that you can have sufficient time to practice enough questions. Practicing Old question papers and giving Mock tests will help you to analyze your weaker points and to increase your speed.
Although every topic is important from IIT JAM’s point of view more focus should be given to the Distribution Theory, Bayes theorem, Maximum likelihood, Random variables, Probability, Estimator, Unbiasedness.
Bruce Lee said, ” I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.” Likewise, it is very important to be consistent and revising topics from time to time to keep things fresh and long-lasting in mind. So, “Arise, awake and stop not until the goal is achieved.”
This is pretty much you need to know about IIT JAM Mathematical Statistics. Now you have to give your best to crack the exam, just follow up the things given above and you will succeed.
Wish you All the best 👍