Everything about IPMAT 2020

Everything about IPMAT 2020

The duration of IPM course is five years in which candidates learn managerial and leadership skills for the first three years at UG (Undergraduate) level. Candidates have to study the same set of courses as which PGP (Post Graduate Program) students study. 

Application Form: The application form is available in online mode. Candidates have to fill all the asked details in the application form. Candidates also have to upload scanned copies of signature and passport size color photographs. The application form should be submitted before the due date.

IIM Indore IPM 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria are as follows:

Age: The age of a candidate as per 31st August 2020 should be 20 years for SC/ ST/ PwD candidates 22 years

Educational Qualification: 

    • Qualifying Exam: The minimum educational qualification is 12th or equivalent
    • Marks Required: General/ OBC candidates are required to secure at least 60% marks in the qualifying exam. SC/ ST / PWD are required to secure at least  55% marks in the qualifying exam 
    • Other Reservations: They will be applicable as per GOI norms after meeting the minimum eligibility criteria

    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 program provisionally
    • At the time of registration for the program, 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 canceled
    • 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 grades or grade 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

    Important instruction for a photograph

    • Image must be of 6 months older only
    • Candidates have to affix the same photograph on the admit card
    • The image must be of the head and should and background must be of white color

    IPMAT 2020 Calendar

    IPM 2020 Admissions Calendar

    Admissions Procedure for IPM 2020 Batch

    Available on the Institute Website

    Online application submission

    Monday, February 17, 2020, to Monday, March 30, 2020

    IPM AT 20 test day

    Thursday, April 30, 2020

    Announcement of call for Personal Interviews

    Second week of May 2020 (Tentative)

    Personal Interviews

    Last week of May 2020 (Tentative)

    Announcement of Provisional Admissions Offers

    Third week of June 2020 onwards (Tentative)

    Program Registration

    July 2020 (last week)/ August 2020 (first week) (Tentative)

    IIM Indore IPM 2020 Syllabus

    The syllabus for IPM-AT includes the following:

    • Verbal Ability (VA) 
    • Quantitative Ability (QA)

    QA section carries 60% weight and the VA section carries 40% weight in the exam. The detailed syllabus is given below:

    Verbal Ability 

    • Proper Usage of words
    • Vocabulary
    • Sentence Correction
    • Grammar

    Quantitative Ability

    • Geometry
    • Loss and Profit
    • Distance and Time
    • Data Interpretation
    • Averages
    • Simple Equations
    • Numbers
    • Work and Time
    • Allegations & Mixtures
    • Percentage

    IIM Indore IPM Admit Card 2020

    The admit card will be available in the month of May. Candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website prior to a week of the exam. Candidates have to bring the admit card on the day of the exam. The admit card will comprise of candidate’s roll number, exam center details and other necessary details. Candidates will be not allowed to sit for the exam without admit card. 

    IIM Indore IPM Result 2020

    The result will be announced in the last week of May. Candidates have to enter roll number and name to check the result. Those who will secure more or equal marks to the cut off decided will be shortlisted for the interview round. The copy of the result should be downloaded and one print out should also be taken as the result copy will be required at the time of interview and admission.

    IPMAT 2020

    IIM Indore IPM Selection Procedure

    • Candidates have to qualify the IPM-AT and Personal Interview round
    • To sit in the exam candidates have to apply for IPM-AT in online mode first
    • The entrance test will be conducted in the third week of May 2020
    • The syllabus includes proficiency in English, aptitude, Mathematics and logical reasoning
    • Those who will qualify the exam will be shortlisted for the interview on their IPM-AT score
    • The authority will judge a candidate’s communication skills, persuasion skills, confidence level and general awareness during the interview

    How to Apply for IIM Indore IPM 2020

    The steps to fill the application form are as follows:

    • Visit the official website of the Institute
    • Look for the Registration link and press it
    • The registration form will open
    • Fill all the required detail and hit the Submit button
    • The User Id and Password will be sent via SMS and e-mail
    • Now, log in to pay the application fee
    • After that, fill all the required personal and academic details in the application form
    • Candidates should take a hard copy of filled up application form for further reference

    Factors Influencing the IPMAT Cutoff 2020

    Candidates must know the factors that are taken into consideration while preparing the IPMAT 2018 cutoff in order to better assess their chances of qualifying for the counseling. The factors are listed below:

    • Total Number of students
    • Availability of seats
    • Reservation of seats
    • Previous year cutoff trends
    • The difficulty level of examination
    • Marking scheme
    • Performance of the candidates
    • Lowest and average marks scored by candidates in IPMAT 2020


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