IIM Indore IPMAT

Indian Institute of Management, Indore conducts national level undergraduate test, Integrated Programme in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) every year to admit students in its Five Years Integrated Management Programme.

Important Dates

  • Start Date of Applications: 17 February, 2020

  • Last Date to Apply: 20 April, 2020

Wha's New in IPMAT 2020

  1. Total exam centres of IPMAT 2020 are 34 cities as notified by IIM Indore. The number of exam centre cities for the year 2019 was 28.

  2. Previously, the application fees for general category candidates was Rs. 3540 & SC/ST/PwD candidates was Rs. 1770. The application fees for IPMAT 2020 is Rs. 4130 for general and Rs. 2065 for SC/ST/PwD candidates.

Eligibility Criteria

Age: For IPMAT 2020, you must be born on or after August 01, 1999. Candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category will be given five year relaxation.

Minimum Marks Required: Candidates belonging to general category must have minimum of 60% in Higher secondary school certificate and Senior secondary school certificate or equivalent examination. However, candidates of SC/SC/PwD category will be given 5% relaxation.

Exam Centres

Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Chandigarh/ Mohali, Chennai, Dehradun, Delhi, Faridabad, Ghaziabad, Gurugram, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Indore, Jaipur, Kolkata, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Meerut, Mumbai, Nagpur, Noida, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Roorkee, Siliguri, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur, Varanasi and Visakhapatnam.

Exam Pattern

The paper is divided into two sections - Quantitative Ability (QA) and Verbal Ability (VA). The exam is conducted in computer based mode. Total duration is 120 minutes (two hours). After this, the candidates selected are shortlisted for Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).

Each question carries four marks. No marks are awarded or deducted for unattempted questions. For a wrong answer, one mark is deducted. However, for the quantitative ability short answer section there is no negative marking.

Section-wise Breakup

Sections QA QA VA
Type of Questions Multiple choice questions Short answers Multiple choice questions
No. of Questions 40 20 40

Selection Process

The merit list is issued category-wise based on the composite score (CS).

Composite Score (CS)

Elements Score weightage
Aptitude Test Score (ATS) 50
Personal Interview (PI) 35
Written Ability Test (WAT) 15
Composite Score (CS) 100