Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) has released the application form of IRMASAT 2021 (IRMA Social Awareness Test) on 19th October. The last date to apply for admission is 31st December 2020. The exam will be conducted in the 2nd week of February 2021.
IRMASAT (IRMA Social Awareness Test) is an entrance test organized by the IRMA (Institute of Rural Management Anand) for post-graduation studies. This is a social awareness test and it mainly focuses on admission in the post-graduation diploma in rural management and fellow program in rural management. For the year 2020, applications were received until 21st January. However, the admission to the PGDRM course is followed by the CAT/XAT/GMAT/GRE scores. The whole admission follows the process including application submission, appearing in IRMASAT, Group Activity, and Personal interview.
IRMASAT 2020 Schedule:
|Commencement of IRMASAT 2020 online application form||September 20, 2019|
|Deadline for Offline & Online Application (Indian Citizens)||December 31, 2019|
|Deadline for Applications (International Citizens)||March 31, 2020|
|Online Test for IRMASAT for Indians||February 1st Week, 2020|
|Implication of Group Activity, and Personal interview for Indians||February 2nd Week, 2020|
|Group Activity, and Personal interview for Indians||February Last Week to March 2nd week, 2020|
|Final result announcement (Indians)||March 15, 2020 (Tentative)|
|Final date of acceptance form submission online||March 3rd week, 2020|
|Last Date of First Year fee online deposit||April 15, 2020|
|Telephonic Personal Interview (TPI) of International Citizens||April 3rd week to last week, 2020|
|Final result Announcement (International Citizens)||May 1, 2020|
|Application form released||October 19, 2020|
|Last date to apply||December 31, 2020|
|Admit card releases||Last week of January 2021|
|Exam date||2nd week of February 2021|
IRMASAT 2020 Admit Card:
The admit card for IRMASAT 2020 will be released soon after the slot booking and successful registration of the candidates. The admit card is expected to be released on the month of February this year. The candidates will be able to download the admit card from the official website of the IRMASAT 2020.
How To Download IRMASAT 2020 Admit Card Online?
- Go to the official website of IRMASAT
- Click on the "Admission" Link
- Log in to the website using respective login credential
- Review the admit card shown on the screen
- Download & print a copy for use
IRMASAT 2020 Syllabus:
The topics, those have been covered by the IRMASAT, are:
- Indian Economy
- Social and Economic Development
- Human Rights
- Environmental Issues
- Employment and Literacy
- Corporate Social Responsibility
- Human Development
- Gender and Social Groups like Caste and Religion
- Health Issues
- Rural and Urban Population
- Sex Ratio
- Rural Development
IRMASAT 2020 Exam Pattern:
Conducted by IRMA, the candidates are tested on issues of social concern. There are total of of 40 questions get asked with a time limit of 80 minutes. Before applying, a candidate can view the demo online mock test on the official website of IRMA.
|Test Duration||80 Minutes|
|Total Number of Sections||1|
|Total Number of Questions||40|
|Number of options||5|
|Marks per question||1|
|Negative Marking||1/4th of the allotted marks|
|Exam Mode||Fully Computer-Based|
IRMASAT 2020 Cut-Off:
The cut-off mark of IRMASAT mostly gets released after the declaration of the result. However, candidates scoring above 80% with profile-based calls are eligible for GD and personal interview. Those who come under non-profile based calls and with a score above than 85% are eligible for IRMASAT along with GD & PI.
Here is the list for category-wise cut-off marks.
Note: Standardised full mark is 100.
|Category||Cut Off Mark (Out of 100)|
|OBC - Non-Creamy||48.2716|
|DAP (Differently abled person)||30.9707|
IRMASAT 2020 Application form:
You can apply for the IRMASAT entrance test by both online & offline. In the same way, payments can also be made by both online & offline mode. For the online mode of payment, a candidate can use from credit card/debit card/net banking. Whereas for offline mode, the candidate has to get a bank challan of SBI. In the case of foreign candidates, there is an option to pay in Indian currency or else their own country’s currency. Here is the detailed chart of payment.
|Category||General & OBC||SC/ST/DAP||BPL||International Student|
PGDRM program has total 240 seats available. There are also reserved seats as per the candidates cast and religion. This chart shows the seats reserved as per candidates.
IRMASAT 2020 Counselling:
Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) has released the application form of IRMASAT 2021 (IRMA Social Awareness Test) on 19th October. The last date to apply for admission is 31st December 2020. The exam will be conducted in the 2nd week of February 2021. Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) conducts IRMASAT for admission into a 2-year program of Post-Graduation Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM). The admission process of IRMA involves IRMASAT, Personal Interview (PI), and Group Activity (GA).
Steps to Apply:
- Go to the official website of IRMA
- Click on "Admission Open for PGDM (RM) 2021-23 Apply Now" present on the homepage
- Then click on "Apply Now"
- Provide all the details and Register
- Verify your email id through the OTP sent
- Login using the credentials and fill the application form
- Upload required documents
- Pay the application fee through online mode
- Submit the application form
IRMASAT 2021 Application Fee:
|General and NC-OBC||Rs 1500/-|
|SC, ST, PwD||Rs 750/-|
|Overseas applicants||Rs 2250/-|
IRMASAT 2020 Exam Result:
The final scorecard of IRMASAT 2020 most expectedly will be released in the first week of March. Along with the score, the cut-off marks for the selection will also be released. The students can check their score from the official website by using their login credentials.
IRMASAT 2020 Answer Key:
The IRMASAT Entrance Exam of 2020 will be held in the first week of February. The result will be out within two weeks from the exam date. It is expected that the answer-key for IRMASAT will be out before the result. So the students will be able to access the answer key from the official website of IRMA by logging in with their given credentials.
IRMASAT 2020 Eligibility:
To appear for IRMASAT the candidates have to fulfill some specific eligibility criteria. As per the requirement, the candidate must have completed his/her graduation with any discipline from a recognized university. The candidate (whether an Indian candidate or a foreign candidate) can appear for the entrance by CAT/XAT/GMAT score. However, Indian candidates also have to appear for ‘Issues of Social Concern Test’.
Note: There is no age limit for applying for IRMASAT.
IRMASAT 2020 FAQs:
Q: Is there any correspondence course offered by IRMA?
A: No. IRMA does not offer any Correspondence course.
Q: What is the age limit to apply for the PGDRM course in IRMA?
A: There is no age limit to apply for PGDRM.
Q: Is the Fellow Program in Rural Management(FPRM) approved by AICTE?
A: Yes. The FPRM course is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education.
Q: Is there any negative marking in IRMASAT 2020?
A: Yes, 25% of the allotted mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
Q: What is the exam mode of IRMASAT 2020?
A: The IRMASAT 2020 will be conducted only in online mode i.e. computer-based.
Q: Is IRMASAT score enough to get admission into the IRMA institute?
A: No, along with the qualifying marks in IRMASAT, candidates also need to have a good score in CAT/XAT/GMAT/GRE.
Q: Can I apply for IRMASAT 200 in offline mode?
A: No, the application form of IRMASAT 2020 is available only in online mode and can be applied through online only.
Q: What is the age limit to apply for IRMASAT?
A: There is no such age limit defined to apply for IRMASAT.
Q: What is the cut-off for IRMASAT 2020?
A: The expected cut-off for IRMASAT 2020 is:
- General: 80%
- OBC: 70%
- SC: 60%
- ST: 50%