IIM Indore was the earliest one to start the IPM Program in India in 2011. IIM Indore is a 'Triple Crown' Business School with accreditation from the top international bodies; AMBA, AACSB & EQUIS
The IPM program is specifically designed for business management aspirants. It is a program meant for young aspirants of management and leadership. The program is fit for students who have graduated from class 12h. The program structure of the IIM Indore IPM program is a combination or amalgamation of 3 years of Under-graduation studies with 2 years of post-graduation studies or masters.
IIM Indore IPM program consists of 15 terms spread over a period of 5 years, with each year having 3 terms of 3 months. IPM is divided into two parts.
Each of IIM Indore, IIM Ranchi & NIRMA University have their own Criteria. Lets Have a look at Criteria for IIM Indore below:
General and NC-OBC Category
Minimum 60% in Std. X and Std. XII
Maximum age limit is 20 years born on or after August 01, 2001
SC,ST and PWD (DA) Category
Minimum 55% in Std. X and Std. XII -
Maximum age limit is 25 years, born on or after August 01, 1995.
Candidate should have passed Standard XII/HSC or equivalent examination in 2019, 2020 or appearing in 2021.
The percentage of marks would be calculated based on the aggregate marks of all subjects.
Letter grades or grades points must be converted to percentage by the Board/ Competent Authority.
Applicants pursuing studies in affiliation to foreign Board’s like IGCSE and IB can also apply.
The candidates will be selected on the basis of overall performance in Aptitude Test (AT) and Personal Assessment (PA). Any candidate who fails to appear either in AT or PA or both shall not be considered for selection. The selection process is as follows:
Stage 1: The candidates satisfying the minimum eligibility criteria should submit their application online
Stage 2: Based on the applications received, candidates satisfying minimum eligibility criteria will be called for the Aptitude Test (AT) to be conducted across various cities in the country. Click here for Details on the IPMAT test and subsequent process.
Stage 3: In this stage, the eligible pool for Stage-4 (Personal Assessment (PA) is created considering the candidates meeting minimum cut off in each section & overall minimum score criteria. Click here for Detailed Analysis
Stage 4: Personal Assessment is conducted for candidates shortlisted based on their Aptitude test Scores for each category. The Assessment consists of Interview & Written Ability test. Click here for Details on the complete process.
Stage 5: Final Selection: Category wise merit list will be generated based on Composite Score which gives 65% weightage to Aptitude test and 35% weightage to Personal Assessment
Application Start Date
23rd March 2021 (Tuesday)
Test Results (Tentative)
23rd July 2021 (Friday)
4th June 2021 (5:00 PM)
Final Results (Tentative)
16th August 2021 (Monday)
IPMAT-Indore Exam Date
16th July 2021 (Friday)
Classes Start (Tentative)
30th August 2021 (Monday)