IRMASAT 2019 – The IRMASAT 2019 has been conducted at a national level in computer-based mode between February 11 and February 23, 2019. The result has been declared in the form of shortlisted candidates who appeared for selection rounds of IRMASAT. IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) is a national level entrance exam for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management programme (PGDRM) offering 240 seats. Aspirants who wish to secure admission in Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) programme in IRMA institute must appear for IRMA Social Awareness Test. Careers360 brings to you the detailed information about IRMASAT 2019 in this article regarding eligibility criteria, application form, important dates, exam pattern, result, cutoff, selection procedure, etc.
The exam was conducted across 28 centres across the country. The test carries 40 MCQ-type questions which have to be attempted in a duration of 80 minutes. As per eligibility criteria of IRMASAT 2019, candidates were shortlisted on the basis of CAT 2018 and XAT 2019 scores. Post that, they were required to take IRMASAT 2019, Group Activity and Personal Interview. IRMASAT 2019 was conducted on the same day of Group Activity and Personal Interviews. Short-listed candidates were informed about their date of IRMASAT 2019 and Group Activity and Personal Interviews through a list in the form of PDF which was declared by IRMA.
All about IRMASAT:
Exam Name: IRMA Social Awareness Test
Short Name: IRMASAT
Exam Type: National
Exam Category: Post Graduate
Conducting Body: Institute of Rural Management, Anand
The table below reflects the important dates for IRMASAT 2019:
IRMASAT 2019 Schedule
IRMASAT 2019 Start Date of Application Form
September 18, 2018
Last Date to Submit IRMASAT 2019 Application Form (closed)
January 21, 2019
IRMASAT 2019 Admit Card
Last week of January 2019
Intimation for Group Activities & Personal Interview
First week of February 2019
IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2019, Group Activities & Personal Interview(conducted)
February 11-23, 2019
IRMASAT 2019 Cutoff (released)
Third week of February 2019
IRMASAT 2019 Final Results
First week of March 2019
Beginning of First Term
July 10, 2019
Candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria for IRMASAT 2019 as given below:
Candidate must have passed their Bachelor’s degree (10+2+3) in any discipline from a recognised university with at least 50 percent (45 percent for SC/ ST / DAP) aggregate marks.
Students in their final year of graduation are also eligible to apply provided they fulfill the IRMASAT 2019 eligibility criteria by the time of admission.
NRI, NRI sponsored applicants, Foreign Nationals, Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) must have a valid score of GMAT/ GRE Scores (taken on or after January 2013)/ CAT 2018 or XAT 2019 scores.
Candidates of General Category, who score above 80 percentile in CAT 2018/XAT 2019 are eligible to be shortlisted for IRMASAT 2019 and GA and PI process under Merit -cum-profile based call.
IRMASAT Reservation Guidelines
15 per cent
7.5 per cent
27 per cent
The application process for IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2019 started from September 18, 2018, and ended on January 21, 2019. It could be filled in online mode along with the payment of the requisite fee for successful registration.
Steps to fill IRMASAT Application Form 2019
Visit the official website of IRMA and click “Apply now” button.
Register with your valid e-mail ID and phone number. Mention your name as given in your graduation certificate / mark-sheet.
Fill in the IRMASAT 2019 Application form with the correct information and verify the information entered prior to final submission. Follow the sequence of all stages after editing without skipping any step, to ensure proper data entry. Edit errors if any before final submission. Once the final submission is done, it will not be possible to edit the application form of IRMASAT.
At the time of form-filling, candidates will be required to upload a scanned or digital copy of their photograph and signature in the prescribed format alongwith certificates of their category (OBC (Non creamy) / SC / ST / DAP), academic qualifications, sports and extra-curricular activities and work experience.
Pay the requisite application fee for successful registration.
Application Fee for IRMASAT 2019 - Candidates could pay the application fee through online mode via ICICI Online Payment Gateway, SBI Challan, IMS Learning Centre and Demand Draft.
Application Fee for Online Applicants
No. of Programmes
Note: The application fee was waived off for the Below Poverty Line (BPL) applicants.
IRMASAT was conducted in 19 states and 28 exam centres all over India. The candidate can choose one city to appear for IRMASAT exam. The name of the test centre, address and other information was mentioned on the admit card. Here is list of IRMASAT exam centres-
IRMASAT Exam States
The IRMASAT 2019 admit card was available for download in online mode from the last week of January 2019. Candidates must login using their IRMASAT credentials - Form Number and DOB to download the admit card of IRMASAT 2019. The hall ticket of IRMASAT 2019 carries candidates’ roll number, venue and time of the exam.
IRMASAT 2019 is a computer-based test of 80 minutes duration. A total of 40 objective type multiple choice questions will be asked from the topic ‘Issues of Social Concern.’ Candidates will be offered five choices out of which they need to mark one correct response.
Marking Scheme: One mark will be awarded for every correct answer and one-fourth negative marking will be applied for each incorrect answer.
The questions asked in IRMASAT 2019 will be based on the topics covered under the Issue of Social Concern or General Awareness. The important topics covered are mentioned below:
Agriculture and Education
Corporate Social Responsibility
Employment and Literacy
Gender and Social Groups
Rural & Urban Population
Social & Economic Development
The result of IRMASAT 2019 was declared in February 2019 in the form of score-cards. To view and download the result, candidates can visit the official website of IRMASAT to check their result. The result displays sectional as well as overall scores of the test takers.
The result of IRMASAT 2019 will include the result of Group Activities and Personal Interview besides the outcome of IRMASAT online test 2019. This process took place between February 11 to 23, 2019. A final merit list will be prepared which will have the names of qualifying students eligible for admission in IRMA. This list is expected to be released in the first week of March 2019.
The cutoff of IRMASAT 2019 will enlist the minimum mark or percentile that a candidate requires to get selected for further rounds of the admission process. By fulfilling the IRMASAT cutoff, candidates will be eligible for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management programme (PGDRM). Here is the IRMSAT 2019 cutoff for short listing candidates for IRMASAT, GA and PI.
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|
Candidates can check the previous year category-wise IRMASAT cutoff from the below-mentioned table:
Cutoff (Out of 100 Marks)
NC - OBC
Shortlisted candidates will have to appear for Group Activities (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds after qualifying IRMASAT score. The final merit list will be declared by Institute of Rural Management Anand in the first week of March 2019.
Parameters 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
Address: Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)
Post Box No. 60, Anand, 388001
Contact: 02692 - 260 391 / 260 181
Fax: 02692 - 260188