• IPM - Introduction

    IPM stands for the Integrated Programme in Management (IPM). It is a five-year programme in management offered by the Indian Institute of Management, Indore (IIM Indore). The programme is aimed at students who have passed out of class 12th / Higher Secondary or equivalent from various schools in India.

    Launched by IIM Indore in the year 2011, the five-year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM) is the first of its kind in India. It is meant for the young students with managerial and leadership aspirations and carries the IIM brand ensuring good career growth. After 3 years of the study schedule, the IPM students become the part of IIM Indore MBA/PGDM batch leading to high placements.

    IIM Indore will be conducting IPMAT 2020 on May 16, 2020 for admission to its 5-year integrated programme. The candidates for IPM will be selected on the basis of overall performance in IPMAT, Written Ability Test (WAT) & Personal Interview (PI)

    It is for the first time that a management institute of the repute of an IIM is offering a course admitting students who completed their higher secondary examinations. IIM Indore aims to develop competent management professionals, change agents and outstanding leaders through this program. It provides an excellent opportunity for young aspirants, who want to pursue a career in management. The programme will help the students getting a head start in the field of management much earlier than they could have through the more traditional approach of post-graduation or a master's program. The program will also aid students in overall personality development and bring about societal awareness in them

    Importance of IPM

    There are several other reasons why this program would excite a student fresh out of school:

    • Better training in management - thanks to a wider training horizon and a world-class IIM faculty.
    • The brand value of being an IIM graduate alongside your graduation.
    • Much improved employability as compared to traditional graduation options.
    • Relatively easier entrance test as compared to the other management entrance tests post-graduation where the number of applicants is much higher.

    IIM IPM Indore

    Launched in 1996 Indian Institute of Management, Indore is the first of its kind which offers a five-year management degree (Integrated Programme in Management) with the top academic standards for developing the best industry leaders, businessmen, and entrepreneurs.

    The five-year integrated programme aims to attract students who have qualified 12th or equivalent exam from the schools across India.

    The five-year programme consists of 15 terms divided into three parts of three months in each year. The first three years of the IPM course deals with the building of a strong foundation of the students and last two focuses on strengthening their management skills.

    IIM Indore IPM Important Dates

    Particulars Details
    Registration for the IPM exam opens Third week of March 2020
    Last date to submit the Application form Third week of April 2020
    Issuance of the admit card Last week of April 2020
    IIM Indore IPM 2020 Exam Date Second week May 2020
    Declaration of the IPM result Third week of May 2020
    Dates for counselling First week of June 2020


    Established in 2009, Indian Institute of Management, Rohtak will be starting its first batch of the Integrated Programme in Management from 2019 to 2024. The five-year management programme will cater those candidates who aim to make their career in business management.

    The IIM Rohtak, IPM will provide the option of exiting from the course to its students after the successful completion of three years, i.e. with bachelor's in management studies (BMS) certificate. In this way the students still have the option of continuing the integrated programme for five years which will lead to their master's in management studies (MMS) degree. The IPM programme will be taking 160 students in its first batch. The annual fees for the domestic candidates is Rs.4,10,000/- and for the international candidates it is Rs.6,20,000/-

    IIM Rohtak IPM Important Dates

    Particulars Details
    IPM Online Application Opens Second week of April, 2020
    Last date for submission of online Application Second week of May, 2020
    Download Hall Ticket Second week of May, 2020
    IIM Rohtak IPM Aptitude test (Online) Third week of May, 2020
    IIM Rohtak IPM Personal Interview Second week of June, 2020
    Announcement of Selection List July 2020
    Induction & Orientation of the Programme August 2020

    IPMAT 2020 Eligibility

    IPMAT eligibility 2020 is set of requirements as mentioned by IIM Indore, that students must fulfill for admission to the five-year Integrated Programme in Management. The eligibility criteria for IPMAT 2020 is as under:

    • The candidate should have scored a minimum of 60% in class 10th/SSC and class 12th/ HSC or equivalent examination in case of General and NC-OBC category
    • The candidates must have passed the qualifying examination in 2018, 2019 or in 2020.
    • Also, the candidate should be of maximum 20 years of age as on July 31, 2020
    • The candidate should have scored a minimum of 55% in class 10th/SSC and class 12th/ HSC or equivalent examination in case of SC, ST and PWD (DA) category

    State Wise Eligibility Criteria for General and NC/OBC category

    • Candidates applying for the exam should have obtained an aggregate of 60% in both class 10th and class 12th or the overall score of SAT1 should be 1600 out of 2400
    • Candidates who will be appearing for class 12th examination or are waiting for the results can also apply for the examination.
    • The candidate should not be more than 20 years of age as on July 31, 2020

    SC, ST and PWD/DA category

    • Candidates applying for the exam should have obtained an aggregate of 55% in both class 10th and class 12th or the overall score of SAT1 should be 1475 out of 2400
    • Candidates who will be appearing for class 12th examination or are waiting for the results can appear for the examination.
    • The candidate should be exceed 22 years of age as on July 31, 2020

    IPMAT 2020 Application & Registration Form

    IPMAT 2020 registration dates will be out soon. The registrations for IPMAT 2020 are likely to begin the month of March 2020 and candidates have to fill the applications in online mode only. Before filling IPMAT 2020 application form, it is important to check the eligibility criteria of the exam. Applications of only those candidates will be accepted who are eligible to apply for the exam.

    The application fee for candidates belonging to General and NC-OBC categories is Rs 3, 450/-, and for candidates belonging to SC, ST and PWD (DA) categories is Rs 1,770/-. The fee can be paid only in online mode through the following:

    • Credit/Debit Card
    • Net Banking

    Candidates can fill in the application form by following the below mentioned steps:

    • Visit the official website of IIM Indore
    • Click on the registration link of IPMAT 2020
    • The candidate needs to generate a User ID and password
    • This User ID and password will also be sent to the candidate through registered Email and SMS.
    • Next, the candidate needs to re-login using the credentials.
    • The next step is to enter the required details in the application form. candidates must ensure that they enter the correct details as the same cannot be changed later.
    • Pay the registration fee through Credit/Debit Card or Net Banking.
    • Candidates belonging to reserved categories need to submit valid and attested certificates supporting their reservation category.

    IPMAT 2020 Admission Process

    Step 1: Fill in the Application form

    Candidates willing to appear for IPMAT 2020 need to register for the exam. It must be noted that the application form must be submitted before the deadline. It is advised to check the eligibility criteria before filling in the application form.

    The fee is Rs 1400 for general category/NC-OBC and Rs 700 for reserved category candidates. Candidates must note that the fee can be paid only in online mode. Candidates can choose to pay the fee by any of the following:

    • Credit/Debit Card
    • NetBanking

    Step 2: Download IPMAT 2020 Admit Card

    Candidates who register successfully for the exam will get access to the admit cards. The same will be available at least a week before the date of exam. Registered candidates can download their respective admit cards from the official website by entering their Registered ID and password.

    Step 3: Appear for IPMAT 2020

    The dates for IPMAT 2020 have not been announced yet. IPMAT is conducted in an online mode and the duration of the exam is 2 hours. Registered candidates need to appear for the exam where they will be assessed on Quantitative Ability (Multiple Choice Question-MCQ), Quantitative Ability (Short Answer Question-SA) and Verbal Ability (Multiple Choice Question-MCQ).

    Step 4: Check IPMAT 2020 Result

    Test-takers can check their results online. The result is generally declared within 10-15 day from the date of exam. Candidates need to enter their application form number, email ID or Date of Birth in order to access their result.

    Step 5: WAT-PI

    Candidates who clear the written test are further called in for the WAT-PI process. Shortlisted candidates need to appear for an Essay writing round and are then interviewed by a panelist of IIM Indore

    IPMAT 2020 Exam Pattern

    IPMAT Exam Pattern 2020 mentions important details of the question paper including type of questions, marking scheme, sectional weightage and other details. IPMAT 2020 will be conducted in a Computer-Based Mode. The Aptitude Test for IIM Indore Five-year Integrated Programme in Management will comprise of 100 questions.

    IPMAT 2019 Exam Pattern

    Exam Structure Details
    Number of Sections 3 Sections
    Verbal Ability (MCQ)
    Quantitative Ability (MCQ)
    Quantitative Aptitude (SA)
    Duration of Exam 2 hours
    Mode of Exam Online
    Total Number of Questions 100
    Marking Scheme

    +4 for every correct answer

    -1 for every incorrect answer

    Please Note: No marks will be given or deducted for questions that are not attempted by candidates.

    Sectional Weightage

    Section Number of Questions Time
    Quantitative Ability (MCQ) 40 40
    Verbal Ability (MCQ) 40 40
    Quantitative Ability (SA) 40 40

    IPM 2020 Syllabus

    Indian Institute of Management Indore (IIM Indore) regulates the syllabus of IIM Indore's IPMAT. Management candidates who are planning to appear for the exam must know the complete IPMAT syllabus as it will allow them to cover all the topics covered in the exam while preparing for it. As per the IPMAT syllabus, QA section covers the Mathematical, Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation skills, and Verbal Ability section covers the English Language Comprehension skills.

    Quantitative Aptitude Data Interpretation/Logical Reasoning Verbal Ability
    • Number System
    • Percentage
    • Simple Interest and Compound Interest
    • Profit, Loss and Distance
    • Average
    • Time and Work
    • Ratio, Proportion and Variation
    • Time, Speed and Distance
    • Sequence and Series
    • Mensuration
    • Permutations and Combinations
    • Probability
    • Equations
    • Logarithm
    • Geometry
    • Coordinate Geometry
    • Matrices and Determinants
    • Set Theory
    • Functions and Graphs
    • Basics of Data Interpretation
    • Data Sufficiency
    • Practice Exercise on Data Interpretation
    • Sequencing and Arrangement
    • Team Selection
    • Reading Comprehension
    • Para-jumble
    • Idioms and Phrases
    • Fill in the Blanks
    • Para Completion
    • Antonym,Synonym, Confusing Words

    IPMAT 2020 Results

    IPMAT Result 2020 will be announced a week after the exam is held. IPMAT 2020 is likely to be held in the month of May 2020 for admissions to five-year integrated program in management. IPMAT result 2020 will be declared on the official website of IIM Indore. Candidates can check their results for IPMAT exam by entering their login credentials on the result window.

    IPMAT Result 2020 will mention scores and percentile obtained by candidates in each section of the question paper along with overall scores and percentile. Based on IPMAT result, the candidates are shortlisted for further rounds of Written Ability Test (WAT) and Personal Interview (PI).

    How to check IPMAT Result 2020?

    Candidates can check their IPMAT 2020 results by following the below mentioned steps:

    • Visit the official website
    • Click on the ˜Results' tab on the homepage
    • Enter application form number
    • Enter the registered email id or Date of Birth in DD/MM/YY format
    • Enter security code
    • Click on the ˜Get Status' tab
    • IPMAT 2020 result will appear on the screen
    • Download and take a printout of the same

    Candidates must make sure that they keep the printout of the result safe until the admission process ends. The maximum and minimum scores are the highest and lowest scores secured by the candidate in respective sections.

    The scores of IPMAT 2020 will decide whether the test-taker will be eligible for WAT and PI or not. The shortlisted candidates will have to appear for the WAT-PI rounds at any of the eight centres, namely Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata and Mumbai.

IPMAT 2020 Admit Card

IPMAT admit cards 2020 will be released a week before the exam date. The admit card of IPMAT 2020 will be available on the official website. Candidates need to download their admit card by entering details i.e. Application Number/User ID and Password in the login window.

The IPMAT 2020 admit card was issued only to those candidates who successfully registered for the exam before the last date of registration. The admit card will be available only in online mode at official website of IIM Indore.

How to download IPMAT Admit Card 2020?

Follow the below mentioned steps to download the admit card:
  • Visit the official website
  • Click on the ˜Admit Card' tab
  • Enter Application Number or User ID and Password
  • Login using the above-mentioned credentials
  • IPMAT 2020 admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Download and take a printout of the same

Details on IPMAT Admit Card 2020

Candidates should check the details mentioned on the admit card. The admit card must contain the following information:
  • Name of the candidate
  • Signature and photograph of the candidate
  • Roll Number
  • Time and venue of the exam centre
  • Instruction related to the exam
  • Space for invigilator's signature

In case any of the details is incorrect or missing, the same should be reported immediately to the officials. Also, in case the admit card is inaccessible, the candidate should immediately get in touch with the authorities.

Candidates must remember that the admit card is an important document that is required to be carried to the exam hall. Permission to enter the exam hall will not be given to candidates found without their admit cards.