IPM Indore 2023

IPMAT 2023 will be conducted by IIM Indore for admission in the Five-Year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM). It is conducted for students who have graduated from 12th/Higher Secondary or equivalent and wish to pursue a career in Management. The IPM program at IIM Indore is a cross-disciplinary management program that has a blended course of management studies from undergraduate to Postgraduate. It consists of 15 terms which will be covered over 5 years with internship projects at the end of every academic year. The program can be categorized into two segments. The first segment focuses on foundation courses whereas the second segment focuses on management courses. The first 3 years of the course represent the BBA Course while the final 2 years represent the MBA Course for the students. Students will be awarded a B.A (Foundation in Management) + MBA degree on successfully completing the entire 5-year program.

IPMAT Indore 2023: Test Pattern

The test pattern comprises three 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 in three sections.

Marking scheme

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

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IPMAT Indore 2023: Exam Calendar

The online application process for IPMAT 2023 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

6 March 2023

IPMAT Application last date

14 April 2023

Exam Date

16 June 2023 (2 to 4 PM)

Announcement of Interviews

End of June 2023

Final Announcement of the result

Second week of July 2023 

IPMAT Indore 2023: Registration fee

The eligible candidates needs 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 2023: Admit card

The admit card for IPMAT 2023 will be issued by IIM Indore. As a general trend, the admit card is made available for download around the second week of April 2023 for all candidates who have completed the application procedure. The IPMAT 2023 Admit cards are released only in the 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 2023: Admission Eligibility Criteria

In order to be accepted into the IPMAT 2023 Program, candidates need to fulfill certain eligibility criteria. The IPMAT 2023 Eligibility Criteria for IIM Indore is 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 2023 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 category 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 2023: Student Intake (Indore)

The sanctioned intake for IPM 2023 batch (domestic applicant) is 150 for IIM Indore for which the candidate must clear the IPMAT 2023 as well as the interview rounds.

IPMAT 2023 (Indore): 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 2022: Category wise Cut-offs


Quantitative Ability (SA)

Quantitative Ability (MCQ)

Verbal Ability

























IPMAT 2023 (Indore): 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 performance in the aptitude test and personal interview.

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.

IPMAT Aptitude Test Structure

Section No. of Questions

Quantitative Ability (SA) 15 questions

Quantitative Ability (MCQ) 30 questions

Verbal Ability (MCQ) 45 questions

Stage 2:

Candidates who are shortlisted will proceed to the second stage, i.e. Personal Interview (PI).

  • Personal Interview (PI): Those candidates who qualify 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

Category wise distribution/reservation of seats:


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 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 2023

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 2023 counseling

The following documents are required for the IPMAT 2023 counseling.

  • IPMAT 2023 admit card
  • IPMAT 2023 score card
  • Valid photo ID
  • Mark sheet and certificates for class 10 and class 12