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IPMAT Syllabus 2022

Before you start preparing for IPMAT 2022, one thing that each candidate needs to be clear is the IPMAT Syllabus. IPMAT Syllabus 2022 has been released by IIM Rohtak and IIM Indore on the official website. A proper understanding of the IPMAT syllabus is an extremely crucial milestone on the road to qualifying for the exam. Candidates must go for the syllabus for both IIM’s because they both have a different IPMAT syllabus. The exams comprise verbal ability, quantitative aptitude, logical reasoning sections, that are covered under the IIM syllabus. IIM Indore and Nirma University accept the IPMAT score conducted by IIM Indore. While IIM Rohtak conducts its IPMAT. Since IPMAT Indore and IPMAT Rohtak have different paper patterns, we will discuss their IPMAT 2022 syllabus and exam pattern. In this article, we will discuss the IPMAT syllabus in detail.

In the IPMAT syllabus majority of the questions are based on comprehension and verbal ability, quantitative aptitude, and logical reasoning. There is a little difference in the syllabus topics for both colleges. Candidates must know both IIMs for the IPMAT syllabus. A detailed overview of the IPMAT syllabus is given below for

  • IPMAT syllabus for IIM Rohtak.
  • IPMAT syllabus for IIM Indore.

In order to pass this exam, you must first understand the topics. It will help you with an overview of the section-wise IPMAT syllabus as well as the issues on which you should concentrate more in preparation for the exam.

IPMAT Syllabus and Exam Pattern (Indore)

IPMAT Indore paper pattern:

Section Total Question Time Duration
Quantitative Ability(MCQ) 40 40 minutes
Quantitative Ability(SA) 20 40 minutes
Verbal Ability 40 40 minutes

IPMAT marking scheme has each question of 4 marks with the negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer except for the Quantitative Ability (SA) Section. SA* stands for Short Answers.

IPMAT Indore Section-wise Syllabus:

As with any Entrance Exam, it is essential to have a good preparation strategy in place before the actual preparation can begin. One of the more important details in the IPM Preparation Strategy is the IPM Syllabus which is explained in detail below:

IPMAT Syllabus for Quantitative Ability

IPMAT Syllabus for Verbal Ability

In total there are 60 questions of 240 marks.

VA section of IPMAT Indore consists of 40 Questions for 160 Marks.

  • 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,
  • Determinants
  • Vectors
  • Integration & Differentiation

  • 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 Syllabus and Exam Pattern (Rohtak)

IPMAT Rohtak Exam Pattern:

Sr. No Exam Type Description Duration Link Activated Link Disabled
Section 1 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) Total 60 questions from Quantitative Ability, Logical Reasoning and Verbal Ability 45 minutes 03:30 PM (IST) 04:15 PM (IST)
Section 2 Written Ability Test (WAT) 02 Short Essay on the topic given in not more than 1000 characters/ 250 words (approx..) each 30 minutes 04:30 PM (IST) 05:00 PM (IST)

Each question carries 4 marks. There is a negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer.

IPMAT Rohtak Section-wise Syllabus:

The IIM Rohtak IPM exam is separate from the IPM IIM Indore. The IIM Rohtak IPM Exam follows a very similar Exam Pattern to the CAT Exam with a similar IPM Exam Syllabus as well.

PMAT Syllabus for Quantitative Ability

IPMAT Syllabus for Logical Reasoning

PMAT Syllabus for Verbal Ability

Logical Reasoning or LR is not seen in IPMAT Indore but in IPMAT Rohtak it is an important section covering the following topics:

  • 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,
  • Determinants
  • Vectors
  • Integration & Differentiation
  • Inferences & Judgments
  • Logical Sequence Series
  • Coding
  • Arrangements
  • Cubes and Dices
  • Blood Relations
  • Input & Output
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Binary Logic
  • Syllogism
  • Statements and Conclusions
  • Statements and Assumptions
  • Probably True or False
  • Strong and Weak Arguments
  • Course of Action
  • Assertions and Reasons
  • Critical Reasoning
  • 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 Syllabus Preparation Tips

Candidates find the IPMAT syllabus challenging and difficult while preparing for the exam. Check the important preparation tips for the IPMAT below.

  • Quantitative Ability is the toughest section, and you'll need a lot of practice to pass it. Firstly, solidify your understanding of each section's basic conceptual knowledge
  • Reading the newspaper on a daily basis will help you improve your reading skills, and sometimes about the social topics.
  • Practising previous year's question papers is the most effective way to identify the weak areas and work on them.
  • Candidates must develop a reading habit and should make a proper self-study plan.

In the above article, the complete IPMAT Syllabus and the exam pattern is mentioned in detail. Knowing the exam syllabus and the exam pattern is imperative before writing any exam. Once you know the syllabus you should go for the right approach to crack the exam. To get the right guidance, you can go through the Career Launcher’s Online Coaching Programs that will help you to crack the IPMAT exam. Start preparing now!