IRMASAT Selection Process 2019 - The selection procedure of IRMASAT 2019 involves three steps. In the first step, aspirants must appear for CAT or XAT. For the second step of IRMASAT 2019 selection procedure, candidates will be shortlisted by Institute of Rural Management Anand to appear for IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) online test, Group Activities (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. IRMASAT 2019 was conducted on the same day of Group Activity and Personal Interviews. Short-listed candidates will be informed about their date of IRMASAT 2019 and Group Activity and Personal Interviews. The list of shortlisted candidates was announced by the first week of February, 2019. This will be followed by a final merit list of IRMASAT which will have the names of candidates selected for admission in the PGDRM programme at IRMA Anand. This list will be announced in the first week of March 2019. Know the details of IRMASAT selection procedure 2019 in this article.
Let’s take a look at the tentative timelines of selection procedure of IRMASAT 2019 :
Important Dates for IRMASAT Selection Procedure 2019
IRMASAT 2019 online test, GA & PI Round
February 11-23, 2019
Final Result of IRMASAT 2019
First week of March 2019
Only the candidates who clear the IRMASAT 2019 cutoff (based on CAt/XAT score), were shortlisted to appear for IRMASAT online test, Group Activities (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. To call the candidates for the IRMASAT selection process, IRMA will consider the profile of the candidates along with the scores in CAT 2018 and XAT 2019. If a candidate has appeared for both CAT 2018 and XAT 2019, then the higher score among the two tests will be considered.
IRMASAT 2019 Selection Procedure
The selection procedure of IRMASAT consists of the following steps:
Submission of a valid score of either CAT 2018 and XAT 2019. The highest of the two scores will be considered for admission.
Appearing for IRMASAT 2019.
Attending the IRMASAT selection process - Group Activities (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds.
Parameters to Shortlist Applicants for GA & PI
CAT 2018 or XAT 2019
IRMASAT ISC 2018 Marks
IRMASAT 2019 Cutoff
|Category||Cutoff Percentiles of CAT 2018/XAT 2019 scores|
80 percentiles for Profile Based Calls
85 percentiles for Non Profile Based Calls
|OBC (NC)||70 percentile|
Previous Year IRMASAT Cutoff
CAT Percentile 2017
XAT Percentile 2018
IRMASAT on ISC Marks (Out of 40)
NC - OBC
The final merit list will be prepared by the exam conducting authority, IRMA, on the basis of below-mentioned factors and weightage.
Weightage for Final Merit List
Weightage in percentage
CAT 2018 or XAT 2019 Score
Issues of Social Concern Score (IRMASAT 2019)
Group Activities (GA) Score
Personal Interview (PI) Score
The result of IRMASAT 2019 will be declared after these three rounds. As per the cutoff for IRMASAT, candidates scoring less than the required cutoff will not be shortlisted. The table below mentions the previous year cut off for IRMASAT.
IRMASAT 2017 Category wise cutoff
Cutoff (Out of 100 Marks)
NC – OBC
IRMASAT 2019 was conducted in online mode for admissions to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) programme offering 240 seats. As per the IRMASAT important dates, the exam is scheduled between February 11-23, 2019.