IRMA Admissions 2019: The IRMASAT 2019 exam has begun from February 11, 2019 and will go on till February 23, 2019. IRMASAT 2019 is national-level entrance based test for admissions to the PGDRM 2019-21 Batch for the Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA), Gujarat. Notably, IRMASAT 2019 is the Social Awareness Test conducted by IRMA.

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IRMA Admissions 2019

Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), located at Anand, Gujarat, provides admissions to the Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) programme. This exam is generally conducted in the first week of February from 11th-23rd at the IRMA Campus. The IRMSAT 2019 Computer-based exam will be followed by a Group Activity (GA) and Personal Interview (PI) on the same day.

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IRMA Admissions 2019: Eligibility Criteria for IRMA

  • Any Graduate from any discipline, with a minimum of 15 years (10+2+3) of education, having 50% (45% for SC/ST/DAP (Differently Abled Person) aggregate marks in the Graduation level can apply for admission.
  • The percentage of aggregate marks will be calculated as per practice followed by the concerned university or institution.
  • In case the concerned university/institute does not have any scheme for converting CGPA into equivalent marks, IRMA would be establishing equivalence by dividing obtained CGPA with the maximum possible CGPA and multiplying the resultant with 100.
  • Students in their final year of graduation can also apply if they manage to complete all the requirements of graduation before July 01, 2019.

IRMA 2019 Admissions: Selection Process

  • IRMA will shortlist candidates as per their CAT 2019 and XAT 2019 Scores.
  • In the Final Selection Process, candidates will appear for the IRMASAT 2019 exam, which is a mandatory Social Awareness Test.
  • The final selection of the candidate will depend on the CAT 2019/XAT 2019 exam score and performance in IRMASAT 2019, Group Activity, and Personal Interview.
  • It is mandatory for applicants to appear for CAT 2018 / XAT 2019 and IRMASAT 2019.

THE IRMA Selection Process is conducted in 2 Stages, viz;

Stage A: a) Merit-based selection

Candidates belonging to the General Category, scoring above 85 percentile in CAT 2018/XAT 2019 will be eligible to be shortlisted for IRMASAT 2019 and GA (Group Activity) and PI (Personal Interview) Process.

b) Profile and Merit-based Calls

  • General Category candidates who have scored above 80 percentile in CAT 2018/XAT 2019 and fall in the Profile-based call criteria will be shortlisted for IRMASAT 2019 and GA and PI process.
  • The core criteria for IRMA Admissions 2019 is Graduation from top universities and colleges, (ii) Work Experience in Social Impact, Community Development, Livelihoods, Policy and Advocacy, Agriculture and Allied sectors; (iii) Graduation in Social sciences, Development studies, Agriculture and Allied sciences.
  • IRMASAT 2019 Cutoff for the candidates of reserved categories will be decided separately at an appropriate time.

Stage B: Shortlisted students expected to write IRMASAT 2019

  • The shortlisted candidates will be called for the Selection Process at IRMA. Here, they will have to write the  IRMA Social Awareness Test 2019 (IRMASAT 2019), Group Activity and Personal Interview.
  • Notably, IRMASAT 2019, GA and PI process will be conducted at IRMA, Anand campus.

IRMA 2019 Important Dates

IRMA’s online Admissions Test – “IRMASAT” for Indian Nationals
February 1st week, 2019
Intimation for Group Activity and Personal Interview to Indian Nationals
February 2nd week, 2019
Group Activity and Personal interview for Indian nationals
February Last Week to March 2nd week, 2019
Announcement of final results (for Indian nationals)
March 15, 2019 (Tentative)
Last date for submitting acceptance form with initial fee (online) of Rs. 25,000/-
March 3rd week, 2019
Last date to deposit the first year fee (online)
April 15, 2019
Telephonic Personal Interview (TPI) for Foreign Nationals and NRI
April 3rd week to last week, 2019
Announcement of final results (for Foreign Nationals)
May 1, 2019
Classes on Bridge Courses
May last week to June 1st week, 2019
Induction Programme
June 1st week to June 2nd week, 2019
Beginning of First Term
June 3rd week, 2019

IRMA 2019 Parameters for the Final Merit List 

Parameters Weightage in percentage
CAT 2018 or XAT 2019 Score 35
Issues of Social Concern Score (IRMASAT 2019) 10
Group Activities (GA) Score 10
Personal Interview (PI) Score 20
Academic Performance 5
Diversity 5
Profile 15
Total 100

IRMA Results 2019 

IRMA Results 2019 and IRMA Merit List 2019 will be out as soon as the exams get over, i.e., on February 23, 2019. Check out the Complete IRMA Shortlisting Criteria HERE!