Reference Books and Preparation Tips for IIT JAM M.Sc Chemistry Exam


Preparation for IIT JAM Chemistry exam can be done with the help of reference books like, Analytical Chemistry by R. Gopalan, Mathematical preparation for physical Chemistry by F. Daniel, Organic Spectroscopy by William Kemp, etc. E-books, reference guides, etc also acts useful sources for exam preparation.

Reference Books for IIT JAM M.Sc Chemistry Exam

Books on Analytical Chemistry

  • Analytical Chemistry: An Introduction by D.A. Skoog, D.M. West and F.J. Holler,
  • Analytical Chemistry: Theory and Practice by U.N. Dash
  • Quantitative Analysis by R.A. Day Jr. A.L. Underwood
  • Analytical Chemistry by R. Gopalan
  • Elementary Organic Spectroscopy: Principles and Chemical Applications, by S.Chand
  • Introduction to Chromatography: Theory and Practice by V.K. Srivastava, K.K. Srivastava
  • Modern Experimental Organic Chemistry by R.M. Roberts, J.C. Gilbert, L.B. Rodewald, A.S. Wingrove
  • Chemical Analysis: An Instrumental Approach by A.K. Srivastava, P.C. Jain

Books on Physical Chemistry

  • Physical Chemistry by K. J. Laidler and J. M. Meiser
  • Fundamentals of Physical Chemistry by S.H. Maron and J.B. Lando
  • Physical Chemistry by I. N. Levine
  • Essentials of Nuclear Chemistry by H. J Arnikar
  • Mathematical preparation for Physical Chemistry by F. Daniel
  • Physical Chemistry - A Molecular Approach by D. A. McQuarrie and J. D. Simon
  • Principles of Physical Chemistry by B. R. Puri, L. R. Sharma, and M. S. Pathania
  • University General Chemistry by C.N. R Rao

Books on Inorganic Chemistry

  • Chemistry of Organic Natural Products by O. P. Agarwal
  • Concepts and models in Inorganic Chemistry by B.Douglas, D.Me Daniel, John Alexander
  • Concise Inorganic Chemistry by J. D Lee
  • Inorganic Chemistry by A. G. Sharpe
  • Inorganic Chemistry by D. F. Shriver and P. W. Atkins
  • Modern Inorganic Chemistry by R. C. Aggarwal

Books on Organic Chemistry

  • Introduction to Molecular Spectroscopy by Barrow
  • Organic Chemistry – Structure and Reactivity by Seyhan N. Ege
  • Organic Chemistry by Paula Y. Bruice
  • Organic Chemistry by R. T. Morrison and R. N. Boyd
  • Applications of Absorption Spectroscopy of Organic Compounds byDyer
  • Organic Spectroscopy by William Kemp
  • Spectroscopy of Organic Compounds by P.S.Kalsi

Preparation Tips for IIT JAM M.Sc Chemistry Exam

First step in exam preparation is to collect detailed syllabus of the exam. Physical Chemistry, Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, etc are the main subjects in IIT M.Sc JAM (Chemistry). After collecting syllabus, aspirant should set up an appropriate timetable. This timetable should be prepared so that you can cover all subjects mentioned in the syllabus.

Candidate should provide equal importance to both theory as well as problems. As subject of Chemistry includes formulas and equations, practice by writing will be really useful.

Referring books and suitable web portals will also help. After gaining basic idea on all topics included in the syllabus, one can start practicing model question papers and reference guides. Solving maximum number of questions will help you in better time management and in understanding the type of questions asked.



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4 Responses to “Reference Books and Preparation Tips for IIT JAM M.Sc Chemistry Exam”

  1. 4

    i am doing second year BSCchemistry,i wouid like to know the syllubus of JAM chemistry. please sent me the syllubus.

  2. 3

    i am prepartion for iit jam please tell me best practes guestion book for chemistry.

  3. 2
    saket pandey:

    Give me tips for physical chemistry problems.

  4. 1

    by mahesh
    i m bsc 2nd year student it is best time for the preparation of iitjam (chem.) or not plz tell me and talk some books ,caoching institute and model papers which are more sutaible