IPMAT Indore 2024: Test Pattern

The test pattern comprises two sections, and different weights are allocated to them as shown in the table.




No of Questions

Quantitative Ability (SA)

40 minutes


15 questions

Quantitative Ability (MCQ)

40 minutes


30 questions

Verbal Ability

40 minutes


45 questions

Total duration of 2 hours will be provided to answer a total of 90 questions distributed across two sections.

Marking scheme

  • Every correct answer carries 4 marks
  • Every incorrect answer carries - 1 mark
  • The quantitative Ability (SA) Section will not carry any negative marking

IPMAT Indore 2024 Tentative Exam Calendar

The online application process for IPMAT 2024 will be open from March first week. A detailed catalog of the deadlines is given below, as shared by the official website of IIM Indore.


Date/ Deadline

IPMAT Application start date

March 2024

IPMAT Application last date

Mid-April 2024

Exam Date

Mid-June 2024 (2 to 4 PM)

Announcement of Interviews

End of June 2024

Final Announcement of the result

Second week of July 2024

IPMAT Indore 2024 Registration fee

The eligible candidates need to submit their application online (visit www.iimidr.ac.in)

  • The application fee for general category candidates is INR 4130
  • The application fee for SC/ST/PwD category candidates is INR 2065.

IPMAT 2024 Admit Card

The admit card for IPMAT 2024 will be issued by IIM Indore. As a general trend, the admit card is made available for download around the second week of April 2024 for all candidates who have completed the application procedure. The IPMAT 2024 Admit cards are released only in online mode on the official website. It is advisable to keep extra copies of the admit card as they will further be needed for the counseling process as well.

IPMAT 2024: Admission Eligibility Criteria

In order to be accepted into the IPM 2024 Program, candidates need to fulfill certain eligibility criteria. The IPMAT 2024 Eligibility Criteria for IIM Indore are mentioned below:

  • Qualifying Exam: All candidates who have completed their higher secondary education (10+2) or equivalent exam from schools across India in 2022 or appearing in 2024 are eligible to give the IPMAT Exam.
  • Age: All candidates who are born on or after August 1, 2003, are eligible to appear for the IPMAT with a provision for age relaxation of up to 5 years for candidates from SC, ST, and PwD categories i.e. candidates born on or after August 1, 1998.
  • Minimum marks: General candidates should have a minimum percentage of 60% and candidates from SC, ST, and PwD should have a minimum percentage of 55% in their 10+2 or equivalent exam.

IPMAT Indore 2024 Student Intake

The sanctioned intake for IPM 2024 batch (domestic applicant) is 150 for IIM Indore for which the candidate must clear the IPMAT 2024 as well as the interview rounds.

IPMAT Indore 2024 Syllabus

Both the sections in the test have 45 questions each, for a total of 180 marks.

The syllabus incorporates the following topics.

Quantitative Techniques

Verbal Ability

  • Number System
  • Averages & Percentages
  • Roots, Indices, Surds
  • Simple & Compound Interest
  • Profit & Loss
  • Algebraic Formulae
  • Linear & Quadratic Equations
  • Ratio & Proportion
  • Partnership
  • Mixtures & Alligations
  • Time, Speed & Distance
  • Work-Related Problems
  • Pipes & Cisterns
  • Geometry: Lines, Angles & Triangles,
  • Polygons, Circles & Mensuration
  • Permutations, Combinations, Probability,
  • Matrices & Determinants
  • Functions
  • Logarithm
  • Etymology & Roots
  • Idioms & Phrases
  • Analogies
  • Antonyms-Synonyms
  • Foreign Words
  • Noun & Pronoun Errors
  • Subject-Verb Agreement
  • Prepositions and Conjunctions
  • Tenses, Modifiers & Parallelism
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Inference based passages
  • Syllogisms
  • Logical Consistency
  • Deductive Reasoning

IPMAT Indore 2023: Category-wise Cut-offs


Quantitative Ability (SA)

Quantitative Ability (MCQ)

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IPMAT Indore 2024 Selection Procedure

Students who aspire to get into the 5 years Integrated Programme in Management have to appear and qualify in 2 tests, based on which a student is offered admission into the IPMAT Programme. Candidates will be selected based on their overall aptitude test and personal interview performance.

Stage 1:

  • As part of the selection procedure, candidates will have to undergo the 'Aptitude Test' by IIM Indore which will test the Aptitude and Proficiency in English of the candidate.
  • The candidates have to obtain minimum qualifying marks as per the cut-off that is prepared by IIM Indore to move on to the next stage. Those candidates who qualify for this test are allowed to appear for Personal Interview (PI).
  • The questions will be multiple choice questions with 4 marks for every right answer and a negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer.

Stage 2:

  • Candidates who are shortlisted will proceed to the second stage, i.e. Personal Interview (PI).Personal Interview (PI): Those candidates who qualify for the Aptitude Test round will be eligible for the Personal Interview. The interview judges the students' level of confidence, communication skills, general awareness, persuasion skills, and knowledge. This is administered by the admissions committee.

IPMAT Indore Category-wise Reservation


Percentage % of reserved seats







Person with disabilities (PwD)


Economically weaker sections (EWS)


Candidates belonging to NC-OBC, SC, ST, and PwD categories need to produce valid Caste certificate(s) in support of their reservation category and candidates belonging to Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) need to produce a valid document ascertaining the eligibility of the candidate to apply under EWS category.

IPMAT Indore 2024 Fees

  • Indian candidates: The fees for the IPMAT program at IIM Indore is INR 4,00,000/- per annum for the first three years.
  • International candidates: The fees for the IPMAT program at IIM Indore is INR 6,00,000/- per annum for the first three years.
  • The program fee for the 4th and 5th years will be as per the prevailing fees of IIM Indore's PGP program.

Counseling centers for IPMAT 2024

The counseling for IPMAT will be in offline mode.

A list of counseling locations is given below:

  • Delhi
  • Hyderabad
  • Indore
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • Chennai
  • Bangalore
  • Guwahati

Required documents for IPMAT 2024 counseling

The following documents are required for the IPMAT 2024 counseling.

  • IPMAT 2024 admit card
  • IPMAT 2024 scorecard
  • Valid photo ID
  • Mark sheet and certificates for class 10 and class 12

Suggested Readings

IPMAT Rohtak 2024 Introduction to the IPM program at IIMs IPMAT & JIPMAT Eligibility Criteria