About Management Exams (IPMAT, JIPMAT, NPAT, SET, etc.)

Management has been flourishing as a career and hence, a degree in India. In cue with this trend, India's top management institutions (IIMs) have launched a management degree program that can be pursued right after school. Here's a list of options the students have:

  • 5-Year Course: The IPM (Integrated Program in Management) offered by IIM Indore, Rohtak, Bodh Gaya, Ranchi, and Jammu allows interested candidates to complete their BBA and MBA Courses together. The list of IIMs in this category is expected to grow rapidly.
  • 3-Year Course: Courses like the BBA, BMS, and BBM fall under this category and are offered by several colleges across the country with NMIMS, Symbiosis, and Christ University being some of the most prominent colleges.

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IPM and BBA Entrance Exams

There are 2 basic options when it comes to management courses after Class 12: 3-year courses (BBA/BMS/ others) and the IPM programs. The top colleges offering both courses require aspirants to appear for certain entrance exams as a part of the admission process. Some of the most important exams are mentioned here:

How to prepare for IPMAT

Having decided on management as a career path and narrowed it down to your dream college, let’s understand how you can reach your destination. It is extremely important to understand how to prepare for IPMAT since this is the only getaway to getting admission to the most prestigious management colleges. Some of the articles will help you understand how to prepare for IPMAT

Other things you need to know about IPM

There are a lot more details that you can find out about IPM and BBA Exams and Colleges. Some of the more commonly asked questions are doubts will be answered through the articles given here:

Important things About Other BBA Entrance Exams

There are various other BBA entrance exams including NMIMS-NPAT and Symbiosis Entrance Test among others. These articles will apprise you of the syllabus, exam pattern, application process, mock tests, cutoff, and other important things that you must know about these entrances.



IPM is Integrated Program in Management. It is a five-year integrated BBA+MBA program currently offered by five IIMs and few other reputed B-Schools.

Currently, IIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, IIM Ranchi, IIM Jammu and IIM Bodhgaya offer the five-year Integrated Program in Management. Beyond IIMs, one can study IPM at NALSAR Hyderabad, Nirma University, TAPMI and IIFT too.

The tentative date for IPMAT (IIM Indore) is May 2025, IPMAT (IIM Rohtak) in May 2025 and JIPMAT (IIM Jammu and Bodhgaya) around June 2025.

IPMAT (IIM Indore) result released on 6th June, 2024, IPMAT (IIM Rohtak) on 27th May,2024 and JIPMAT results are yet to be declared.

While there is no age limit for JIPMAT (IIM Jammu and IIM Bodhgaya), IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak have an age limit of 20 years for general category candidates.

All IPM based entrances-IPMAT (IIM Indore); IPMAT (IIM Rohtak) and JIPMAT are online/computer-based tests.

IPM is a five-year program immediately after class XII and the pedagogy and curriculum is unique which helps build the analytical rigor. Moreover, the ease of selection and brand recognition are another factor one should not forget when it comes to IPM.

On completion of the first three years, students are awarded BBA Degree. On completion of the 5 years, MBA Degree is awarded.

Preparing for IPMAT involves right blend of strategy and time management. One must work of the fundamentals of Mathematics, English and Logical Reasoning. To know in detail the prep strategy, click here

As IPM is currently offered at select institutes only, one can even consider BBA/BMS after class XII. Delhi University, NMIMS University, Symbiosis International University, Christ University, St. Xavier College Mumbai are few eminent institutions offering the three year undergraduate BBA/BMS program.

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