IRMA 2021 Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

Institute of Rural Management Anand [IRMA]

IRMA - Institute Of Rural Management Anand

IRMASAT entrance exam is a National level entrance examination for PG programs of rural development also and here the admission possibilities for students taking up IRMASAT 2021 are for varied streams along with Diploma and Fellowship programs as well. IRMASAT is an exam that will be conducted annually by Institute of Rural Management Anand.

IRMASAT 2021 is a Common Entrance Exam held by IRMA for various rural development PG programs like PGDRM/ FPRM with some of the basic specializations related to the chosen course.  This is applicable to all candidates in the city where the IRMA has its campuses and for the ones who meet the eligibility criteria can appear for this test. The application process for IRMASAT is easy and affordable with sharing of exam scores with selected institute of his/ her choice.

The IRMASAT 2021 exam will be conducted in online mode for all PG Programs which are conducted once in a year. Later once the results are out the authority will help in getting into the desired course in Institute of Rural Management Anand. 

Name of the Examination

 IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT)

Exam Conducting Authority

 Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA)

Examination Level

National Level

Examination Mode

Online  

Mode of Application

Online

Course offered

PGDRM/ FPRM

IRMA 2021 Exam Date

IRMASAT competitive exam is known for getting admissions for PG Diploma programs in Institute of Rural Management Anand with various specializations in the selected stream which will be held as per the schedule released by the institute committee. The students are suggested to keep a tab on the mentioned tentative dates related for this entrance examination. Here are some of the tentative details mentioned that the students will have to check on so as to get updates on the schedule of IRMASAT 2021 which are given below which is conducted annually.

IRMASAT speculative exam details        

Important details

Dates (Tentatively)

IRMASAT Application form availability

Second week of October 2020

Late Date to submit the form

Fourth week of December 2020

IRMASAT Examination, Group activities and Personal interview

First week of January 2021

IRMASAT result announcement

Final week of March 2021

IRMA 2021 Eligibility criteria

Students getting prepared to appear for IRMASAT 2021 should know about the conducting University who initiates for taking important decisions in their eligibility criteria. Knowing the specified criteria will help the aspiring students to know if they will be qualified or have the capacity to appear for the exam before filling the online application form. Here the candidates should realize that once the IRMA committee decides that the student doesn’t fit to the set criteria then the application might be eliminated at any stage of admissions. 

Students applying for the entrance test must fulfill the eligibility criteria mentioned below in order to appear for the Institute of Rural Management Anand Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2021 exam:

  • Students must have completed their Bachelor’s Degree in any stream from a recognized institute with a minimum of 5% in aggregate and 45% for SC/ST/DAP categories.
  • Students who are doing their final year for the qualifying examination can also apply, however they must provide the degree completion certificate at the time of admission.
  • Students must have secured a valid score in CAT 2020 and XAT 2021 entrance exam to be eligible for IRMASAT selection process  and there is no age limit specified to apply for IRMASAT 2021

IRMA 2021 Application Form & fees

The students can apply for IRMASAT and can do it both offline and online. In the online format students will have to follow certain steps before applying for IRMASAT 2021 like: Registration, Filling the Application and Uploading scanned Photographs and other required Documents, Online/ Online paying of fees, etc. Tentatively the IRMASAT 2021 Application Form will be made live and accessible from the second week of October 2020 as announced by the IRMA authority and the last due date for the submission of application form with fee will be in the last week of December 2021. IRMASAT 2021 Application form will be made accessible through online mode on the official website and can also be applied in offline format as well.

The online application form will be live from second week of October 2021 and students can make sure that they are registered on time for taking up the entrance test.

Step 1: Registration                                                                                  

To register for IRMASAT 2021, the students will have to provide some of the basic details such as their name, date of birth, email-id, contact details, residence address, choice of course, entrance exam details, exam center information, etc. and lastly press submit button.

Step 2: Uploading Documents/ Photographs                                      

Applicants have to digitally upload their photograph and their signature in a scanned copy as per the specifications asked in the form. The document size that needs to be submitted should be within the specified size limit in the form.

Step 3: Application Submission                                                                    

Once the above two steps are accomplished a confirmation message will be displayed on the screen and the student should read it and click on ‘I accept the terms and conditions’.

The IRMASAT 2021 application form will appear on the screen and the aspirants will have to scrutinize all the details and try to modify it if necessary and then click on ‘Save and Print’. Students are recommended to take a print out the application receipt after the above steps are completed.

Step 4: Payment of Fees                                                 

Application fees will have to be paid through both online (debit/credit card, net banking) mode for which the application fee for IRMASAT 2021 is INR 1500 for General/OBC and INR 750 for SC/ST. Payment link for IRMASAT 2021 application fees will be live only after the form has been submitted, and the students can continue to pay the fees.

Step 5: Confirmation of IRMASAT 2021 Application          

After the payment transaction of IRMASAT application fee is completed, students will get an online receipt to their mobile number which shows the completion of registration process.

They will also get a mail on their registered email ID where the students will get a PDF file of the complete Application Form of IRMASAT 2021 attached and later they can view their registered accounts and print out the application form.

IRMA 2021 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

While preparing to attend IRMASAT 2021 competitive entrance exam the students must be aware if there are any changes in the exam Pattern. This will help them with better preparation by knowing the details like what is the mode of examination, marking criteria, important sections to concentrate on, if there is any negative marking, question type, total number of questions and sections, exam duration etc.

IRMASAT 2021 is 80 minutes exam which is accessible in online mode exam for joining for management courses in University level. Here the students will have toattend 40 questions. The exam paper has only one section to attend with topics under Social Concern or General Awareness

IRMASAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Details

Exam Mode

Online (Computer-based)

Exam Medium

English

Type of questions

MCQ

No of Questions

40

Exam Duration

80 mins

Negative marking

¼ marks will be deducted

 

IRMASAT 2021 Syllabus

For PG admissions the questions will be based on their degree knowledge where the IRMASAT 2021 examination is conducted for 80 mins with 40 questions and the question paper is in MCQ format and has one section with subtopics like Agriculture and Education, Corporate Social Responsibility, Environmental Issues, Employment and Literacy, Gender and Social Groups, Health Issues, Human Development, Human Rights, Indian Economy, Rural Development, Rural & Urban Population, Social & Economic Development.

IRMA 2021 Admit Card

For IRMASAT 2021 computer-based test admit card/ hall ticket will be issued to the candidates who have registered themselves for the exam after the slot booking is done. Firstly, the student must log in to IRMASAT website and click on the ‘Admit card’ link and enter their login details and download the admit card/ hall ticket. The admit cards are also sent to the candidates through post and the student must carefully check the information mentioned on the admit card such as the name of the student, date of the exam, exam centre, time and contact details. Applicants must also carry a photo ID proof issued by the Government of India to the exam center and attach a recent passport size photograph on the hall ticket as they uploaded in the IRMASAT application form. It is also compulsory for all applied candidates to carry their admit card at the examination center, if not the applicant will not be allowed to attend the examination without the admit card along with any valid additional ID proof.

Documents Required with IRMASAT 2021 Admit Card

In addition to IRMASAT 2021 admit card/ hall ticket the candidate shall also carry one more valid Photo Id proof to prove their identity such as: 

  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • PAN Card
  • Voter ID
  • Aadhaar ID

IRMA 2021 Results & Score Card

IRMASAT results 2021 are tentatively to be announced by the last week of March 2021 for first schedule and in the last week of April 2021 for second schedule. The result as well as the rank list will be released on the official website of IRMASAT 2021.The IRMASAT merit list can be viewed using the login credentials.

IRMASAT 2021 results and merit list includes details such as student’s name, student’s IRMASAT registration number, roll number of the applicant, section-wise scores and overall scores. Some of the parameters in which the result will be listed are- scores of CAT 2020 or XAT 2021, Issues of Social Concern Score (IRMASAT 2021), Group Activities (GA) Score, Personal Interview (PI) Score, Academic Performance, Diversity, Profile etc.

Steps to Download IRMASAT 2021 Results

  • Visit the IRMASAT official website
  • Click on ‘IRMASAT scorecard’ tab
  • Enter your login credentials such as IRMASAT 2021 user ID and password

Lastly, Download and save the IRMASAT 2021 result and lastly take a print out

IRMA 2021 Admit Card

One of the important factors for an aspirant to know is about IRMASAT 2021 qualifying and Admission cut off:

IRMASAT 2021 cut-off margin will be announced by the IRMA based on the student’s performance in the entrance test and their results that will get published through online on the official website of the institute. The margin percentage depends on varied reasons and one such factor refers to the minimum marks required by the candidates to appear for IRMASAT and GA-PI rounds. IRMA committee will release their cutoff based on the candidate's performance in XAT 2021 and CAT 2020. It is mandatory for applicants to outreach the margin criteria to qualify the examination & to further participation in various processes.

IRMA 2021 Counselling & Admission

IRMASAT 2021 Selection Process

Students who will par the cutoff standard will be selected for IRMASAT 2021, GA and PI rounds which will be conducted in the final week of January 2021. Selection process of students for will be based on:

  • Merit basis:  Students having more than 85 percentages in CAT 2020 or XAT 2021 will be selected for IRMASAT 2021 and GA and PI rounds.
  • Students should have Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture, Dairy, Public policy, Sustainability, Veterinary Sciences, and Food Technology.
  • Excellence in graduation from any top university      
  • Field experience in any Development Sector, Dairy, Public Policy.
  • Marks scored above 80 percentile in XAT or CAT

Whereas, students who have scored above 85 percentile in XAT or CAT will be mentioned under non-profile based called and will be selected for IRMASAT and GA/PI process.

Ask & Answers

how should I check my IRMA Result?

Steps to check IRMA Result:

  • IRMA Aspirants need to visit the official website in order to check the IRMA Result.
  • Then they need to visit the IRMA Result page via online mode. 
  • Aspirants need to enter their Registration number and other details for login.
  • Then they must click on the submit button. 
  • Then IRMA Result will be shown on the screen.


I want to know the IRMA Eligibility criteria for PGDRM program in order to apply for the exam?

IRMA Eligibility criteria for PGDRM program:

  • Qualification criteria: IRMA candidates need to clear their Bachelor’s degree in any branch from a recognized university.
  • Percentage Criteria: For General cadre, it is 50% aggregate marks and for SC/ST/DAP, it is 45% marks. 
  • The candidates should have a qualified score either in CAT or XAT exam in order to fulfill the IRMA Eligibility criteria.


Can I know, how could I download IRMA Admit card?

To download IRMA Admit card:

  • IRMA Aspirants need to visit the official website of IRMA in order to
  • Avail IRMA Admit card.
  • IRMA Admit card will be made available via online mode.
  • The authority will also send hard copy of IRMA Admit card via post.
  • Aspirants need to get their IRMA Admit card in the examination hall along with the valid ID proof. 


I want to know the IRMA Exam Pattern for PGDRM program?

IRMA Exam Pattern for PGDRM program: 

  • IRMA exam will be conducted online via Computer Based Test.
  • IRMA Exam Pattern will be of multiple choice questions.
  • In IRMA, The Total Number of questions is 40. 
  • The duration of the IRMA exam will be of 80 minutes.
  • In IRMA Exam pattern, for every right answer 1 mark will be given.
  • There is a Negative marking system where ¼ mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.


I want to know the IRMA Admission process?

Details on IRMA Admission process:

  • In IRMA Admission process, after getting qualified in IRMA exam, the candidates will be called for further rounds of admission.
  • In IRMA, The rounds include Group Activity, Personal Interview & other rounds.
  • In IRMA Admission process for PGDRM program, the aspirants will be selected on the basis of IRMA test, Group activity and Personal Interview.