IRMA Admission 2021 - Exam Dates, Eligibility, Registrations, Pattern, Syllabus
IRMA Admission 2021: Institute of Rural Management, Anand, Gujarat (IRMA) has extended the last date to fill IRMASAT 2021 application from till January 20. IRMA offers admission in PGDRM, FPRM, PGDMX(R) and certificate course in rural development. IRMA 2021 admission process is based on a number of quality parameters. Candidates who qualify the minimum cut-offs in the CAT 2020/ XAT 2021 will be eligible to appear in IRMASAT 2021 and GA and PI process IRMA also offers the option to the candidates for shortlisting based on profile or based on their CAT/XAT exam scores for the final selection round. IRMASAT is a national level entrance exam conducted annually for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management Programme (PGDRM). The registration process for IRMASAT 2021 has already begun from October 19, 2020 in an online mode. The last date to submit the IRMASAT application form is January 20, 2021. The authorities will release the cutoff based on the candidate's performance in XAT 2021 and CAT 2020. Read the article below to check more details regarding IRMA admission 2021, IRMA admission schedule, eligibility criteria, selection procedure, etc.
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IRMA 2021 Admission: College Overview
Name of College
Institute of Rural Management Anand
Year Of Establishment
IRMA Admission Criteria
IRMA Admission Schedule 2021
Candidates can check below the admission schedule for IRMASAT 2021 with all the details regarding the IRMASAT 2021 application process commencement, IRMASAT cutoff dates, IRMASAT test 2021 dates, etc.
Admission Schedule for IRMA
IRMASAT 2021 Application process begins
October 19, 2020
Last date for filling the IRMASAT 2021 Application form
January 20, 2021 (Extended)
IRMASAT 2021 Cutoff
Last week of January 2021
IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2021, Group Activities and Personal Interview
First week of February 2021
IRMASAT 2021 Final Results
Last week of March 2021
IRMA Admission 2021: Eligibility Criteria
Candidates must fulfil the eligibility for admissions in IRMA before they register themselves. Check the IRMA eligibility criteria 2021 below.
For Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management( PGDRM):
The applicant must be a graduate from any discipline, with a minimum of 15 years of education.
The candidate must hold a bachelor's degree, with at least 50% marks (45% or above for SC/ST/Differently Abled Person) or equivalent CGPA
A candidate appearing for the final year bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification examination and those who have completed the degree requirements and are awaiting results can also apply
The applicant should have appeared in CAT 2020/ XAT 2021 exam and must have scored minimum prescribed score in the entrance exam to become eligible for IRMA admission 2021
A candidate must be a postgraduate or post graduate equivalent degree/diploma from a recognized university or institution in any discipline
A candidate must have secured a minimum of 55% marks or equivalent grade(5% less for those eligible for reservations)
The candidate must have a valid score in CAT/ XAT/ GMAT/ GRE/ UGC-JRF/CSIR JRF/ NET/ ICAR-SRF/ ICAR
A candidate must be a graduate in any discipline
A candidate must have secured 50 percent or above (45 percent or above for SC/ST/DAP) aggregate marks or equivalent CGPA at the graduation level
At least five years of post-qualification full-time work experience is necessary in Managerial/Supervisory position.
Admission will be on the basis of the candidate having a valid score of either CAT/XAT/GMAT
How to fill IRMA Application Form 2021?
IRMA application form procedure includes three steps-Registration, Filling up of application form and fee payment. Let us have a look at the step by step guide to fill IRMASAT 2021 application form.
Step 1 - Visit the official website of IRMASAT( https://www.irma.ac.in/)
Click on the direct link which is provided on this page for IRMA admission 2021.
Next, you have to register online by entering your name, email id, mobile number, city, state, etc. and then click on the “Register” button.
On submitting the registration details, you will receive an email verification.
Click on the email verification link and then you can proceed to the next stage
Step 2- Candidates will be directed to a new page where they have fill IRMASAT 2021 application form.
After registering online, candidates have to provide their personal information, academic details, exam details, etc.
Also, you need to upload the scanned images as per the specification and format provided on this page.
On entering all the necessary information, submit the application form
Step 3- Pay the IRMASAT application form fee
IRMASAT 2021 application fee is to be paid online only. The candidates can pay the fee by the following modes:
For students belonging to General and OBC categories, IRMASAT 2021 application fee is Rs 1500. For SC/ST /DAP candidates, the application fee is Rs 750. For overseas applicants, application fee is Rs 2000.
Step 4: After paying the amount of application fee, candidates will have to take a print of fee receipt for future reference.
IRMA Admission Process 2021
Candidates can check below the steps to apply for admission at IRMA.
Apply and appear in CAT 2020/ XAT 2021
Register and Apply for IRMA Admission
Take IRMASAT & Attend PI Round
Final Admission Offer
How to apply for IRMA 2021 Admissions?
Step 1:Apply and Appear in CAT 2020/ XAT 2021
The candidate must have appeared or have registered to appear and score the minimum required percentile in CAT 2020/ XAT 2021
Step 2: Register and Apply for IRMA Admission
Carefully register and apply online for admission to IRMA. While applying, the applicant is required to pay the application fee. You need to follow the sequence of all stages after editing (do not skip any stage) to ensure proper data entry. Any editing is possible before final submission. After final submission, it will not be possible to edit the application form.
Step 3: Shortlisting
The first shortlisting includes the candidates, short-listed for Interview round on the basis of their profile. The second shortlisting includes the candidates shortlisted on the basis of their entrance exam score.
Step 4:Take IRMASAT & Attend PI Round
After the shortlisting process, all the profile based or non-profile based shortlisted candidates have to appear in IRMASAT, Group Activity followed by Personal Interview. The process will be held at IRMA.
Step 5: Final Admission Offer
Final Admission Offer will be made to the candidates in the last week of April/ first week of May 2021 on the basis of Final Merit Score
IRMA Admissions 2021: Cutoff List for appearing in IRMASAT
IRMASAT 2021 cutoff refers to the minimum marks required by the candidates to appear for IRMASAT and GA/ PI rounds. Authorities will release the IRMA cutoff based on the candidate's performance in XAT 2021 and CAT 2020. Check the table below for previous year’s cutoff.
IRMASAT Cut off 2020
Cutoff Percentiles of CAT 2019
Cutoff Percentiles of XAT 2020 scores
80 percentile for Profile Based Calls
85 percentile for Non-Profile Based Calls
80 percentile for Profile Based Calls
85 percentile for Non-Profile Based Calls
IRMA Admissions 2021 Selection Criteria
IRMASAT selection procedure 2021 consists of the following- shortlisting and calling applicants for IRMA Social Awareness Test 2021 (IRMASAT 2021), Group Activity (GA), and Personal Interview (PI) in two ways:
Merit-based Calls: The admissions committee will decide category wise cut-offs (CAT 2020 and XAT 2021 percentile scores) for shortlisting applicants for IRMASAT 2021 and GA and PI process.
Profile-cum-merit based Calls: The applicant will be considered under the profile-based calls only if the applicant is a graduate in one of the following three disciplines:
Agriculture (B.Sc., B. Tech, Engineering, etc.) and
Shortlisted candidates will be called for the selection process at IRMA, where they will have to take the IRMA Social Awareness Test 2021 (IRMASAT 2021), Group Activity, and Personal Interview. IRMASAT 2021, GA and PI process will be conducted at IRMA.
IRMA reserves the right to consider an application under Profile-based Selection.
Candidates should note that the mere fulfillment of minimum eligibility criteria will not ensure consideration for shortlisting for the next stage of the Admissions process.
IIMs and XLRI have no role either in the selection process or in the conduct of academic programmes at IRMA.
Fee Structure for PGDRM 2021
The fee for admissions in IRMA for PGDRM course are:
For Indian Nationals
Rs. 10,50,000 for two years
Other Service Charges
Rs. 2,00,000/- for two years
Deposit and Other Activities Charges
Rs. 73,000/- for two years
For Foreign Nationals/ Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) / Persons of Indian
Origin (PIO) / Children of Indian Workers in Gulf Countries (CIWGC) / Non
Resident Indian(s) (NRI) Candidates
US $ 23500 for two years
Other Service Charges
US $ 5000 for two years.
Deposits and Other Activities Charges
Rs. 73,000/- for two years.
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - IRMA Admission 2021 - Exam Dates, Eligibility, Registrations, Pattern, Syllabus
Question: What is the last date to fill the application form of IRMASAT 2021?
The last date to fill the IRMASAT application form is December 31, 2020.
Question: What are the courses offered at IRMA, Gujarat?
Institute of Rural Management, Anand, Gujarat (IRMA) offers admission in PGDRM, FPRM, PGDMX(R) and certificate course in rural development.
Question: On what basis is admission offered in IRMA?
Candidates who qualify the minimum cut-offs in the CAT 2020/ XAT 2021 will be eligible to appear in IRMASAT 2021 and GA and PI process.
Question: What is the selection process of IRMA?
After the online test, the candidates who will be selected based on the weightage given to marks obtained in either CAT OR XAT and IRMASAT. The weightage will be distributed as follows. 80% marks shall be given if the candidate has appeared for CAT OR XAT, then 20% marks will be given to marks obtained in IRMASAT.
Question: Does IRMA have reservations?
IRMA follows the statutory reservation policy of Government of India. Seats not filled by candidates of the reserved category will be offered to the general category.
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Questions related to IRMA Anand
I am a graduate in BVSc &AH with CGPA of 7.3. currently i am working in cooperative sector named as Sangam dairy.I had a work experince of 28 months in cooperative dairy sector.On which percentile of CAT and XAT I get a call from IRMA. And what are my chances of selection after i get a call
The cutoff for general category admission in IRMA remains the highest with 85 percentile in both CAT and XAT. IRMASAT is conducted for admission to PGDRM program. The cut off scores of IRMASAT and CAT/XAT are released separately.
Shortlisted candidates will be called for selection process at IRMA where they will have to take the IRMA Social Awareness Test 2021 (IRMASAT), Group Activity and Personal Interview.
Based on your scores in all the listed examination, you will be selected with your final percentage aggregate calculated at the end.
All the best!
Will IRMA accept students in the campus for the current year PGDM(RM) 2021-23 program?
I hope you are doing good. I would glad to inform you that application forms of many buisness schools has been postponed due to the lockdown which includes IRMS also . Take it as your golden period as you got time extension for gd and pI .
For now ,applications forms has not relaeased but will be released very soon for 2021-2023 program
Hope you found this answer helpful. Good luck for your future
Please provide me with the details of refund policy of IRMA. I have been selected for IRMA and I havent received any reply from their admission committee. Thanks in advance!
The IRMA refund policy states that if IRMA recieves information about the widthrawal of a student from the programme,before the induction programme starts, they will fine 1000/- rupees from the fees,and return the rest of the fees.
IRMA Refund Rules of PGDRM40 (2019 – 21) will be applicable if the student withdraws after joining the Induction Programme.
I hope it helps,
best of luck
Does Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Anand accept freeship card? I am a girl from gujarat belonging to SC category.
Institute of Rural Management Anand is an autonomous institution and premier business school located in Anand Gujarat, India with the mandate of contributing to the professional management of rural organisations.
Yes,they do accept have similar facilities like the freeship card for the poor applicants.
The financial assistance that is provided by the University are :
Scholarships for SC / ST Applicants : It covers the entire cost of education of SC / ST applicants are available at IRMA. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India has allocated four scholarships to IRMA for SC participants. The scholarship covers fees, non-refundable charges, lodging and boarding expenses, and cost of books, stationery, and personal computer ( http://www.socialjustice.nic.in ).
Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme and Fee Exemption : The Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme, as per the AICTE rules, is available at IRMA. IRMA also firmly believes that no one should be deprived of education for lack of financial resources. Hence, IRMA is open to providing financial assistance to meet the PRM tuition fees of extremely poor applicants. Participants can request for Exemption only after joining.
Educational Loans : Educational loans are available from various banks to applicants enrolling at IRMA.
To know more details about the scholarship and application process you can refer to the official website
- https://www.irma.ac.in/ and
Hope it helps
Thank You !!!
CAT percentile is 83.93. Can i be shortlisted for GLIM, GIM, TAPMI, IRMA,BIM or KJSIMR?
If good profile, yes, you do have chances for some like GL