IPMAT Exam Pattern 2020 (Revised): Check Paper Pattern, Syllabus
IPMAT Exam Pattern 2020 - Indian Institute of Management, Indore had revised the exam pattern of IPMAT 2020. As per the revised exam pattern of IPMAT 2020, the number of questions for each section had been reduced. Also, the sectional time limit and the overall time limit had been reduced. This article on IPMAT exam pattern 2020 contains details on the structure of IPMAT 2020 like mode of exam, total duration, the time allotted to each section, type of questions, marks distribution and related information. IPMAT was conducted by the Indian Institute of Management, Indore to enroll students in its five-year integrated program in management. As per the IPMAT 2020 exam pattern, the paper was divided into two major sections i.e. quantitative ability and verbal ability. This article on the exam pattern of IPMAT 2020 would help candidates to understand the structure of the exam. Candidates can check the details on exam pattern of IPMAT 2020 below.
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Overview of IPMAT 2020 Exam Pattern
The revised exam pattern of IPMAT 2020 is given below. Candidate must go through the article on IPMAT exam pattern 2020 to have insight on duration of exam, time allotment to each section, marking scheme, mode of exam, etc and can formulate strategies to prepare. IPMAT 2020 computer-based exam aims at admitting candidates in IIM Indore’s five-year Integrated Management Programme.
Exam Pattern of IPMAT 2020
Duration of IPMAT 2020
Mode of exam
Section-wise time allotment
IPMAT Section-wise Breakup 2020
As per the exam pattern of IPMAT 2020, there will be three sections in the aptitude test namely quantitative ability (Multiple Choice Question), quantitative ability (Short Answer Question) and verbal ability (Multiple Choice Question). In order to have an elaborative view of the exam pattern, this article contains details on the section-wise breakup of the syllabus of IPMAT 2020 which the candidates could refer to from the table below.
Exam Pattern of IPMAT 2020
Type of Questions
No. of Questions
|Sectional time limit||30 minutes||30 minutes||30 minutes|
- For every correct answer, 4 marks will be given
- For every incorrect answer, 1 mark will be deducted except for QA(short answer question)
IPMAT Syllabus 2020
Keeping the mind the syllabus of IPMAT 2020, quantitative ability assesses the candidate's ability to solve questions on geometry, mensuration, distance, time and work, profit and loss, number system.
Subtopics under IPMAT 2020 Syllabus
As per the exam pattern of IPMAT 2020, marks will be awarded to the candidates on the follows -
Each question carries four marks. Hence, every correct answer will get four marks.
One mark will be deducted for a wrong answer. However, for the quantitative ability - short answer section there will be no negative marking.
For unattempted questions, neither the marks will be awarded nor deducted.
All candidates must answer the sections in a pre-specified order.
IPMAT Sample Papers 2020
While preparing themselves for IPMAT 2020, candidates could solve IPMAT 2020 sample papers as well as past year question papers. The IPMAT Sample Papers 2020 would assist students in understanding the overall difficulty level of the actual paper as it could be on similar lines.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IPMAT Exam Pattern 2020 (Revised): Check Paper Pattern, Syllabus
Question: Into how many sections will the IPMAT 2020 be divided?
There will be 2 major sections of quantitative ability and verbal ability. The QA section will have both types of questions i.e. MCQs and Short answers. Whereas the VA section will include only MCQs.
Question: How much time will a candidate have to complete the IPMAT 2020?
As per the IPMAT 2020 exam pattern, candidates will be given 1.5 hours in total. For more description on the time allotment, read the full article of IPMAT exam pattern 2020.
Question: What sub-topics will be covered in QA and VA?
Quantitative ability will test candidate’s speed and accuracy with numbers, ability to do numerical calculations, mensuration, profit and loss, set theory, etc. Verbal ability assess the verbal ability of candidate and includes sub-topics like Comprehension of passages, vocabulary, Synonyms, Antonyms, Idioms, and Phrases, etc. Candidates can refer to the IPMAT syllabus 2020 for more information on sub-topic covered under each section.
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Questions related to IPMAT
How we can prepare for IPMAT without coaching ??
Section-1: Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning. This includes topics such as Number system, Percentage, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Profit, loss and Distance, Average, Time and Work, Ratio, Proportion and Variation, Time, Speed and Distance, Sequence and Series, Mensuration, Permutations and Combinations, Probability, Equations, Logarithm, Geometry, Coordinate Geometry, Matrices and Determinants.
Section-2: Verbal Ability& Reading Comprehension - Reading Comprehension, Para-jumble, Idioms and Phrases, Fill in the Blanks, Antonym, Synonm, Confusing words.
One of the best books to prepare for IPMAT is Crack the IIM Indore IPM Entrance Exam, published by Pearson and written by IIM Lucknow Alumnus Nishit Sinha.
Apart from these, you should also go for certain magazines like Business and Management Chronicles by Chronicle Publication and Competition Success Review or even newspaper such as The Hindu, Economics Time and The Statesman. Allot one to two days for each aptitude section. Once you complete the syllabus give mock tests and solve previous year exam papers.
IPMAT Question paper previous year
Important points on Eligibility Criteria
Candidates who are likely to complete standard XII/ HSC or equivalent by the end of June 30, 2020 can also apply, subject to meeting the eligibility criteria
If selected, such candidates will be offered admission to the programme provisionally.
At the time of registration for the programme, such candidate must have to produce X and XII standard mark sheet (securing minimum marks i.e. 60% for General and NC-OBC or 55% for SC, ST and PwD) along with school leaving certificate/migration certificate, failing which the candidate’s provisional admission offer will stand cancelled.
The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate in X and XII Standard would be calculated based on the aggregate marks of all subjects that appear in the mark sheet/grade sheet, irrespective of the Board’s regulation.
In case the candidates are awarded letter grades or grades points instead of marks, the conversion of grades to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure certified by the Board/ Competent Authority explaining the method of conversion from where they have obtained the certificate.
Applicants pursuing their X and/or XII standard from international schools affiliated to foreign board’s like IGCSE (International General Certificate for Secondary Education) and IB (International Baccalaureate) can also apply.
llabus Section 1: Quantitative Aptitude, Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning
Quantitative Aptitude Syllabus-
Number System, Percentage, Simple Interest and Compound Interest, Profit, Loss and Distance, Average, Time and Work, Ratio, Proportion and Variation, Time, Speed and Distance, Sequence and Series, Mensuration, Permutations and Combinations, Probability, Equations
Data Interpretation Syllabus-
Basics of Data Interpretation, Data Sufficiency, Practice Exercise on Data Interpretation
Logical Reasoning Syllabus-
Sequencing and Arrangement, Team Selection
Syllabus for Section 2: Verbal Ability& Reading Comprehension
Idioms and Phrases
Fill in the Blanks
Antonym, Synonym, Confusing Words
sir plz tell me what is the exact syllabus of IPMAT entrance exam
I hope you are doing well.
IPMAT entrance examination syllabus is as follows:
- Number systems
- Common graphs & charts
- Distance, Time and Work
- Data Interpretation
- Quantitative reasoning
- Mixtures and Alligations
- Interpretation of tables
- Set Theory
- Problems on Ages
- Simple Equations
- Sentence completion
- Comprehension of passages
- Sentence Rearrangement
- Sentence Correction
- Logical Consistency
- Modifiers & Parallelism
- Noun & Pronoun Errors
- Inference based passages
- Verbal Analogies
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Can i apply for IPMAT if i am a commerce student with no math in 12th?
Yes,you can apply for IPMAT without math i give you eligibility criteria for ipmatIntegrated Program in Management (IPM) is run by only three institutes in India - IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak and Nirma University, Ahmadabad. For admission into IPM course at these three institutes you would have to appear for the entrance test- Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) which are conducted separately by IIM Indore IPM and IIM Rohtak IPM. Scores of IPMAT- Indore are accepted by IIM Indore IPM and Nirma University IP004D. While IIM Rohtak IPM conducts its own entrance test- IPMAT- Rohtak. Each institute has its own set of eligibility criteria.
IIM Indore IPMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria for IPM:
Age: Candidate should have been born on or after August 01, 1999 (5 years of relaxation to the candidates from SC/ST/PwD category will be given i.e. born on or after August 01, 1994)
Qualifying Exam: Candidate should have passed Standard XII/HSC or equivalent examination in 2017, 2018 or appearing in 2019
Minimum Percentage (%) of marks: Candidate should have Minimum 60% in standard X/ SSC and standard XII/ HSC or equivalent examinations (55 % for the candidates from SC/ST/ PwD category)
Note 1: Candidates who are likely to complete standard XII/ HSC or equivalent by the end of June 30, 2019 can also apply, subject to meeting the eligibility criteria as mentioned above. If selected, such candidates will be offered admission to the programme provisionally. At the time of registration, such candidate must have to produce standard X/ SSC and standard XII/ HSC or equivalent examinations mark sheet (securing minimum marks, as indicated above) along with school leaving certificate/migration certificate, failing which the candidate’s provisional admission offer will stand cancelled.
Note 2: The percentage of marks obtained by the candidate in X and XII Standard would be calculated based on the aggregate marks of all subjects that appear in the mark sheet/grade sheet, irrespective of the Board’s regulation. In case the candidates are awarded letter grades or grades points instead of marks, the conversion of grades to percentage of marks would be based on the procedure certified by the Board/ Competent Authority.
IIM Rohtak IPMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria for IPM
IPMAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria for students keen to apply for 5 year Integrated program in Management (IPM) in IIM Rohtak :
Minimum 60% in Standard X/ SSC and Standard XII/ HSC or equivalent examinations (55% for the candidates from SC/ ST/ PwD category)
Maximum 20 years of age as on July 31, 2019
Reservation will be applicable as per GOI norms after meeting the minimum eligibility criteria.
Note: Students, who are likely to complete Standard XII/ HSC or equivalent by July 31, 2010, can also apply subject to meeting the IPMAT 2021 eligibility criteria as mentioned above.
IPMAT Eligibility Criteria 2021: Highlights
IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak reserve all rights to decide the eligibility conditions for the exam.
No intimation will be sent to candidates who are not selected for the final offer.
Candidates who attempt to apply with minor changes of information more than once will be rejected and debarred from the further selection process.
A general category candidate requires a minimum of 60% in Higher secondary school certificate and Senior secondary school certificate or equivalent examination to fill the application form.
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Can anyone give me complete information of iims and ipmat exam ?
IPMAT is an aptitude test conducted by IIM Indore for admission to its five-year course, IPM (Integrated Programme in Management).
Section Number of Questions Time duration
Quantitative Ability (MCQ) 40 40 minutes
Quantitative Ability (SA) 20 40 minutes
Verbal Ability (MCQ) 40 40 minutes
What is IPMAT?
Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) is conducted by the Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore). The national level test is a gateway for admission to the five- year Integrated Program in Management offered at IIM Indore. IPMAT 2020 dates have been extended amid the coronavirus outbreak. IPMAT 2020 will now be conducted on September 7. Earlier the exam was scheduled to be conducted on July 25, 2020. The registration dates for IPMAT 2020 were also extended from March 30, 2020 to April 20, 2020. The IPMAT 2020 registrations started on February 17, 2020.
IPMAT 2020 will be held in online test mode followed by Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI). The program is spread across a period of five years and consists of 15 terms. Every year constitutes of three terms of three months duration. The final selection of candidates will be based on the Composite Scores (CS) computed on the basis of the following.
IIM Entrance Exam 2020 - Every year more than two lakh candidates register themselves to take admission in Indian Institute of Management through IIM entrance exam.
Distance MBA from IIMs in India: Fees.
IIMs Programme Name Total Fees (In Lakh)
IIM Indore GMPE 3.50
Exam Pattern of IIM Entrance Exam
Sections - Three i.e. Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension, Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning, Quantitative Ability
Mode of Exam - Computer-based exam
Time Duration - Three hours i.e. 180 minutes
Sectional Duration - 60 minutes to each section
Marking scheme - 3 marks for every correct answer and -1 for every wrong answer