IPMAT Exam 2019 - Online Application Form Registration

IPMAT 2019, Exam Date, Application Form

Indian Institute of Management Indore started the 5-year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM) (BBA + MBA) in 2011. It is a first of its kind of course in India. IIM Indore conducts a national level exam to shortlist the candidates known as IPM Aptitude Test 2019 or IPMAT 2019. Some of the salient features of the Integrated Programme in Management are:

  1. Years 1 to 3 are foundation years where the focus is on language and oral communication skills, along with building a base of foundational subjects for management studies, ethical understanding, and physical well-being
  2. Years 4 and 5 are with the PGP Programme students and focus is on developing critical thinking and integrative thinking ability.
  3. The 4th and 5th years have been accredited by Association of MBAs, London
  4. Overall IPM focuses on transforming young students into managers and leaders

Let us take a look in detail about the IPMAT 2019 exam which is conducted to shortlist students for the 5-Year Integrated Programme in Management

IPMAT 2019 About

IPMAT 2019 Exam Name

Integrated Programme in Management Aptitude Test 2019

IPMAT 2019 Exam Level

National Level

IPMAT 2019 Exam Mode

Online (Computer-Based Test)

IPMAT 2019 Exam Conducting Body

Indian Institute of Management Indore

IPMAT 2019 Exam Duration

2 Hours or 120 Minutes

IPMAT 2019 Exam Language

English (Only)

IPMAT 2019 Exam Pattern

3 Sections:

Quantitative Ability (40)

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (40)

Quantitative Ability – Short Answer Type (20)

IPMAT 2019 Exam Marking Scheme

Correct Answer: +4

Incorrect Answer: -1

Note: There is no negative marking for Short Answer Type questions

IPMAT 2019 Exam Questions Type

MCQs and Short Answer Type

IPMAT 2019 Important Dates

IPMAT 2019 Registration Window

2nd Week of March 2019 – 3rd Week of April 2019

IPMAT 2019 Admit Card

April-May 2019 (TBC)

IPMAT 2019 Exam Date

12 May 2019 (Speculated)

IPMAT 2019 Exam Result

4th Week of May 2019

IPMAT 2019 Selection Process

June 2019 (Tentative)

IPMAT 2019 Eligibility

The eligibility criteria for 5-Year Integrated Programme in Management are:

Category

Marks

Age Limit

General & NC-OBC

Minimum 60 percent marks in X and XII

20 years as on 31st July 2019

SC, ST and PwD

Minimum 55 percent marks in X and XII

22 years as on 31st July 2019

Things to keep in mind:

  1. The candidates who complete their HSC or XII class exams by 30th June 2019 can apply
  2. Candidates from International Baccalaureate or foreign boards like IGCSE can also apply
  3. All aggregate scores and letter grades will be converted to percentage of marks for all students.

IPMAT 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam patter for IPMAT 2019 exam or the Aptitude Test (AT) is as follows:

IPMAT 2019 Exam Section

IPMAT 2019 Exam Sections

IPMAT 2019 Exam Questions

IPMAT 2019 Exam Marking Scheme

IPMAT 2019 Exam Time (in Minutes)

Correct Answer

Incorrect Answer

Quantitative Ability

MCQ

40

+4

-1

40

Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension

MCQ

40

+4

-1

40

Quantitative Ability

Short Answer Type

20

+4

Nil

40

Total

100

400

120

Note:  The candidates will have to answer the three sections in a pre-specified order as given in the final exam paper. The order will be same for all the candidates, not necessarily specified above.

IPMAT 2019 Application Registration

  1. Candidates must register online on the official website. The link will be activated when online registration for IPMAT 2019 exam starts
  2. Register using valid email id
  3. Login using the IPMAT 2019 application id and password
  4. Fill the online application form for IPMAT 2019
  5. Pay the online fee for IPMAT 2019 exam
  6. Submit the complete application form.

Note: No changes can be made once the IPMAT 2019 application form is submitted

IPMAT 2019 Exam Fees

The application fee for IPMAT 2019 is as follows:

Category

IPMAT 2019 Exam Fee

Payment Mode

GEN and NC-OBC

INR 3000 + 18% GST

Online Mode – Debit, Credit or NEFT

Note: The fee is non-refundable and non-transferable

SC, ST, PwD

INR 1500 + 18% GST

IPMAT 2019 Admit Card

The IPMAT 2019 Admit Card is available online for downloading on the official website of IIM Indore. Things to keep in mind are:

  1. Candidates must download and print the IPMAT 2019 Admit Card
  2. The candidates must duly sign and affix photograph in the hall ticket for IPMAT 2019 exam
  3. The candidates must carry the hard copy of IPMAT 2019 hall ticket along with a self-attested photocopy and original of the ID proof
  4. Only three things will be allowed inside the exam hall – IPMAT 2019 Admit Card, original Photo ID Card & Photocopy (self-attested) of Photo ID Card
  5. The following is considered as a valid photo id proof - Driving License, Passport, PAN Card, Voter ID, Aadhar Card, Identification Affidavit, School ID/College ID.

IPMAT 2019 Selection Procedure

The selection process for 5-Year IPM 2019-24 batch consists following rounds -

  1. Aptitude Test (AT) (IPMAT 2019 Exam)
  2. Written Ability Test (WAT)
  3. Personal Interview (PI)
  4. Final Merit List

The entire process can be broken up in FIVE stages. The details are as follows:

Stage 1: The candidates based on the eligibility criteria must apply for the course and IPMAT 2019 exam

Stage 2: Those who clear the minimum eligibility criteria will be called for IPMAT 2019 or AT (Aptitude Test)

Stage 3: Candidates are shortlisted based on the minimum cutoff score – overall and sectional. The minimum cutoff marks are decided by the admission committee. The shortlisted candidates are called for WAT and PI

Stage 4: Candidates are invited for WAT and PI rounds based on the Aptitude Test Score (ATS). The ATS is calculated as follows:

IPMAT 2019 Exam Component

Score Calculation

QA (MCQ) Score

30 * (Candidate's Score - Minimum Score) / (Maximum Score - Minimum Score)

VA (MCQ) Score

35 * (Candidate's Score - Minimum Score) / (Maximum Score - Minimum Score)

QA (SA) Score

35  * (Candidate's Score - Minimum Score) / (Maximum Score - Minimum Score)

Aptitude Test Score (ATS)

Sum of Above Score

Note: The Maximum and Minimum scores are calculated based on the eligible pool

Stage 5: The final merit list is calculated based on the Composite Score (CS) keeping in account the reservations. The CS is calculated as:

IPMAT 2019 Selection Component

Weightage

Aptitude Test Score (ATS)

50%

Personal Interview (PI)

35%

Written Ability Test (WAT)

15%

Composite Score (CS)

Calculated out of 100

IPMAT 2019 Exam Centers

The IPMAT 2019 exam will be conducted in around 28 cities in India. These are:

  • Ahmedabad
  • Bengaluru, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh, Chennai
  • Dehradun
  • Ghaziabad, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Gwalior
  • Hyderabad
  • Indore
  • Jaipur
  • Kolkata, Kozhikode
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Nagpur, New Delhi, Noida
  • Patna, Pune, Raipur
  • Ranchi
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Varanasi, Visakhapatnam

The Stage 4 (WAT and PI rounds) selections are conducted at 8 locations mentioned below:

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

IPMAT 2019 Seat Reservations

As per the Government of India regulations, the reservation of seats is as follows:

Category

Reservation

General (GEN)

45.5%

Non-Creamy Layer Other Backward Class (NC-OBC)

27%

Schedule Caste (SC)

15%

Schedule Tribe (ST)

7.5%

Person with Disability (Pwd)

5%

IPMAT 2019 Participating Colleges

  1. The IPMAT 2019 score is accepted by IIM Indore’s 5-Year Integrated Programme in Management and NIRMA University’s BBA-MBA integrated course

  2. Candidates applying for the BBA+MBA course at NIRMA Institute of Management can apply via the IPMAT 2019 exam
  3. Candidates must register separately for IPMAT 2019 and apply on NIRMA University’s official website - http://www.nirmauni.ac.in/IMNU/ApplyOnlineBBA.

IPMAT 2019 Contact Details

Admissions Office:

Indian Institute of Management Indore

Rau-Pithampur Road

Indore 453556 (Madhya Pradesh)

 

Phone:

0731 2439686/687

 

Email:

ipmadmissions@iimidr.ac.in

 

Website:

www.iimidr.ac.in