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IPMAT Syllabus

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IIPMAT is the standard exam conducted byIIM Indore, IIM Rohtak, IIM Bodh Gaya, IIM Ranchi and IIM Indore and Nirma University to admit students in the five year IPM program. The IPM program is also offered by Nirma University, The university accepts students for IPM through IPMAT conducted by IIM Indore.

While, IIM Rohtak conducts its own IPMAT. Since both IPMAT Indore and IPMAT Rohtak have different paper pattern, we will discuss their IPMAT syllabus and exam pattern

Note: IIM Ranchi and IIM Bodh Gaya will conduct the IPMAT for the first time in the year 2021. The universities however haven’t released the syllabus at their respective websites. Candidates are advised to prepare for the exam based on the IPMAT syllabus for IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak.

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: Each question carries 4 marks.

There is negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer except for 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 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

JIPMAT 2021 Syllabus

JIPMAT (Joint Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test) is the entrance exam being conducted for the first time by NTA i.e. the National Testing Agency to admit students in the newly introduced IPM program by IIM Jammu and IIM Bodh Gaya. The JIPMAT 2021 score will constitute 60% of the merit score for IIM Jammu and 70% for IIM Bodh Gaya

JPMAT 2021 Exam Pattern

The Paper will comprise of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Topic 

Total questions 

Quantitative Aptitude

33

Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning 

33

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension 

34

Total questions: 100

Each question will carry 4 marks

JIPMAT 2021 Syllabus

Quantitative Aptitude

The Questions will be asked to test the understanding and application of various concepts up to class 10 Mathematics.

Data Interpretation

Questions will be asked to test the ability to interpret from the given dataset.

Logical Reasoning

Questions will be asked to test the reasoning ability.

Verbal Ability and Reading Comprehension

Questions will be asked to test the basic understanding of English language. Reading Comprehension - Questions will be asked to test the ability to comprehend, interpret and infer from the given passage.