IRMA 2018 The IRMA Social Awareness Test is conducted by Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) for admissions to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) and Fellow Programme in Rural Management (FPRM). IRMA 2018 will be conducted on February 4, 2018 in online mode across 28 exam centres.There are total 240 Seats for PGDRM programme in IRMA. IRMA online registration has started from October 12, 2017. The last date to apply for IRMA 2018 both online and offline is December 31, 2017. To be eligible for IRMA 2018 candidates must have XAT 2018 and CAT 2017 scores.The exam comprises 40 questions relevant to the issues of social concern. On the basis of candidate's score in CAT, XAT, IRMASAT scores candidates will be called forgroup activity (GA) and Personal Interview (PI). Final selection will be done on the basis ofCAT, XAT, IRMASAT scores and performance in GA and PI.Specific weight ages will be assigned to these factors to arrive at the final merit list.Read below for more details on IRMA 2018 eligibility, application, important dates, exam pattern, syllabus and sample papers.
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The application process of IRMA exam has started on October 12, 2017. The candidates must keep a track of the IRMA dates 2018 to ensure that no deadlines are missed. The table given below provides information on important dates of IRMA 2018.
IRMA Important Dates 2018
|1||IRMA application starts||October 12, 2017|
|2||IRMA application ends||December 31, 2017|
|3||Issue of IRMA Admit Card||February 1, 2018|
|4||IRMA 2018 Exam||February 4, 2018|
|5||Intimation for Group Activity and Personal Interview||February 12, 2018|
|6||Group Activity and Personal Interview||February 26 to March 10, 2018|
|5||IRMA result to be announced||March 15, 2018|
It is important for the candidates to make sure that they are eligible for the exam. If the candidates fail to prove their eligibility, they will be disqualified from the examination. The eligibility criteria for IRMA 2018 is as follows -
PRM Eligibility Criteria
Graduation with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ ST candidates)
Final year students can also apply
FPRM Eligibility Criteria
The candidates who fulfil the above-mentioned eligibility criteria can fill the application form for IRMA 2018. The application process for IRMA exam 2018 has started on October 12. The candidates can fill the application form for online or offline.The last date of IRMA 2018 application form of both online and offline is December 31, 2017. A valid email id is required for registration. Also, scanned images of passport size photo and signature should be kept in handy. All the details must be filled correctly. Along with submitting the application form for Issues of Social Concern test, the candidates must also pay the application fee online. To apply offline, the candidates need to purchase IRMA application form 2018 from the IRMA admission counter. The candidates can fill the form and mail it to the admissions office of IRMA. The fee can be paid via DD drawn in favour of IRMA payable at Anand.
The candidates applying for IRMA 2018 must pay the specified fee offline or online. The table given below provides the details of IRMA application fee 2018 -
|Category||Online Fee Payment||Offline Fee Payment (Demand Draft)|
|One Programme||Two Programmes||One Programme||Two Programmes|
|General||Rs. 1200||Rs. 1600||Rs. 1275||Rs. 1675|
|SC/ ST/ DAP||Rs. 600||Rs. 800||Rs. 675||Rs. 875|
The admit card of IRMA 2018 will be issued only to those candidates who successfully submit the application form on February 1, 2018.IRMA admit card will be released online and the candidates must download and print the same. The admit card contains several important details. It is mandatory for the candidates to carry the IRMA 2018 admit card to the examination centre on the day of the exam.
IRMA 2018 is a computer-based test. The total duration of the exam is 80 minutes. In Issues of Social Concern test, a total of 40 questions is asked. Only objective type questions are asked in the exam. Every question has five options and the candidates must select the right one. As far as the marking scheme is concerned, 1 mark is awarded for every correct answer and 0.25 mark is deducted for every incorrect answer. The exam is held in a single session and the questions are based on a wide variety of social issues.
IRMA 2018 comprises Issues of Social Concern test. The questions in this test are based on Indias economy, development goals, Human Development Index, disparities in income, the right to information, agricultural system, rural development policy, health issues, poverty alleviation, primary education, internal security, environmental issues etc. It is important for the candidates to keep a track of the latest happenings on this topics.
IRMA is a national level entrance exam conducted in around 28 cities across the country. Some of the major cities where the IRMA 2018 is conducted include Delhi NCR, Bangalore, Chennai, Kolkata, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Varanasi, Mumbai, Pune etc. The candidates can indicate their preference of the IRMA exam centre 2018 in the application form. However, the IRMA reserves the right to allot any test centre to the candidate.
The result of IRMA 2018 will be announced on March 15, 2018 . On the basis of the IRMA result of online test, candidates are shortlisted for Group Activity (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) round. On the basis of the overall scores of the candidates, the final selection list is prepared. The successful candidates are offered admissions in the PGDRM programme offered by IRMA.
The cutoff is the minimum marks that the candidates must score to qualify for the next round. Along with the announcement of the result, IRMA will announce cutoff marks. The candidates can check the table given below for information on last years IRMA cutoff.
|Category||CAT 2016 (Percentile)||XAT 2017 (Percentile)||ISC Marks (Out of 40)|
The candidates who wish to pursue PRM programme from IRMA must appear for Common Admission Test 2017 or Xavier Aptitude Test 2018. IRMA shortlists candidates for Issues of Social Concern exam on the basis of CAT/ XAT scores. The shortlisted candidates need to appear for IRMA 2018 test. The candidates who meet the cutoff criteria of IRMA exam are invited for Group Activity (GA) and Personal Interview (PI). On the basis of the overall performance of the candidates, IRMA releases the final selection list. This concludes the selection process.
IRMA Eligibility Criteria 2018 – The eligibility criteria of IRMA has been released by Indian Insitute of Rural Management Anand. IRMA eligibility criteria enlists the requirement in terms of age, nationality and educational qualification that candidates have to fulfil for appearing in IRMA Social Awareness Test. IRMA eligibility criteria for Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PRM) and Fellow Programme in... Read more
IRMA Test Centres 2018 – The exam centres of IRMA has been released by the Institute of Rural Management Anand along with the notification. According to IRMA test centres, the IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2018 is scheduled to be conducted across 28 exam cities on February 4. The test will be conducted online to assess a candidate’s awareness about issues of social concern. Entrance Corner has provided... Read more
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IRMA Application Form 2018 – The application form of IRMA 2018 exam has been released by Institute of Rural Management (IRMA) on October 12, 2017. The last date to fill IRMA application form both online and offline is December 31, 2017. IRMA application form 2018 can be filled in both online and offline mode. To fill online IRMA application form candidates have to first register for the exam. Post that candidates... Read more
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IRMA Cutoff 2018: The cutoff of IRMA is the minimum qualifying percentile that candidates have to score to qualify the exam and become eligible for the next round of the selection procedure. The admission committee decides the cutoff for IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) as well as CAT 2017 or XAT 2018 based on which candidates are selected for Group Activity (GA) and Personal Interview (PI). IRMA cutoff will be... Read more
IRMA Result 2018 – The result of IRMA will provide the score obtained by the candidates along with the qualifying status for pre-admission rounds. The IRMA result will be available in online mode around the fourth week of February 2018. To download IRMA 2018 result, candidates are required to enter their application number and date of birth. The shortlisted candidates who have applied for PRM are required to... Read more