IRMASAT 2023: Application Form, Dates, Syllabus

IRMASAT 2023 Application process is supposed to begin tentatively in the last week of September 2023. Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) will conduct IRMASAT 2023. Candidates can fill the application form in online mode till third week of January 2023. Students must check the eligibility criteria of IRMASAT 2023 exam before applying for it. Authorities will release the admit card of IRMASAT 2023 exam only for successfully registered candidates. IRMASAT exam will be expected to be conducted from second week of February till last week of February 2023. IRMASAT is a national level exam conducted every year for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management Programme (PGDRM). Candidates can check the complete information related to IRMASAT 2023 such as dates, eligibility criteria, application process, exam, cut off and selection procedure from this article.

IRMASAT 2023 Highlights

Candidates can check the basic details of IRMASAT exam from the following table:

Exam NameIRMA Social Awareness Test
Conducting BodyInstitute of Rural Management, Anand
Commonly known asIRMASAT
Exam CategoryPost Graduate
Exam LevelNational
Exam ModeOnline
Exam Duration180 minutes
Total No. of Question40
Question TypeObjective (MCQs)
Negative MarkingOne mark for each correct answer0.25 marks will be deducted for incorrect answer

IRMASAT Exam Dates 2023

Candidates can check the important dates related to IRMASAT test from the following table:

IRMASAT 2023 Application process beginsLast week of September 2023
Last date for filling the IRMASAT 2023 Application formThird week of January 2023
IRMASAT 2023 Cut offLast week of January 2023
IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT) 2023, Group Activities and Personal InterviewFirst week of February 2023
IRMASAT 2023 Final ResultsLast week of March 2023

IRMASAT Application Form 2023

IRMA, Anand will release the application form of IRMASAT 2023 exam tentatively in last week of September 2023. Candidates can fill the registration form in online mode until the third week of January 2023. 

Given below are the steps that will help candidates to apply for IRMASAT 2023 exam:

  • Step 1 – Registration
  • Step 2 – Login using credentials created
  • Step 3 – Fill details in the application form
  • Step 4 – Upload all the asked documents
  • Step 5 – Pay the application fee
  • Step 6 – Print the form for future references

IRMASAT Application Fee

After filling the details in the application form, candidates have to pay the registration fee which is given in the following table:

CategoryApplication Fee
General/ OBCRs. 1500
SC/ST/DAPRs. 750

Note – Candidates can pay the application fee of IRMASAT in online mode via :

  • ICICI Online Payment Gateway
  • SBI Challan
  • IMS Learning Centre
  • Demand Draft

IRMASAT Eligibility Criteria 2023

Candidates must fulfil the IRMASAT 2023 eligibility criteria set by the authorities before registering themselves. Given below are some important:

  • Candidates must have passed Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized university/institute with a minimum of 50% in aggregate (SC/ST/DAP categories must have 45%).
  • Final year candidates can also apply, however such candidates have to provide the pass proof at the time of admission.
  • Students must have a valid score in CAT 2023 and XAT 2023 exams to apply for IRMASAT selection process.
  • Authority has not set any age limit to apply for IRMASAT 2023.

IRMASAT Syllabus 2023

IRMA, Anand mainly designs the questions in IRMASAT 2023 exam by covering the topics from Social Concern or General Awareness. Some of the important topics generally asked in IRMASAT exams are:

  • 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

IRMASAT Result 2023

Authority will release the final merit list of IRMASAT 2023 tentatively in the last week of March 2023. Candidates scoring more than the cut off marks will be considered as qualified once and such candidates can appear in the further selection rounds to offer final admission to IRMA PGDRM programme. IRMASAT Result 2023 will define the name of the shortlisted candidates in the form of merit list.

Parameters for Final Merit List

ParametersWeightage in percentage
CAT 2023 or XAT 202335
Issues of Social Concern Score (IRMASAT 2023)10
Group Activities (GA) Score10
Personal Interview (PI) Score20
Academic Performance5

IRMASAT Cut off 2023

IRMASAT 2023 cut off refers to the minimum marks required by the candidates to appear for IRMASAT and GAP-PI rounds. Authorities will release the cut off based on the candidate’s performance in XAT 2023 and CAT 2023. Check the table below for previous year cut off:

IRMASAT 2023 Cut off

CategoryCut off Percentiles of CAT 2019Cut off Percentiles of XAT 2023 scores
General80 percentiles for Profile Based Calls85 percentiles for Non-Profile Based Calls80 percentiles for Profile Based Calls85 percentiles for Non-Profile Based Calls
General (EWS)80 Percentile80 Percentile
OBC (NC)70 percentile70 percentile
Sc60 percentile60 percentile
ST50 percentile50 percentile
DAP50 percentile50 percentile

IRMASAT 2019 Cutoff

CategoryCutoff (Out of 100 marks)
OBC (NC)45.5614

IRMASAT Selection Procedure 2023

Candidates who will qualify the admission test will be shortlisted for further GA and PI rounds. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of following two profiles:

1 – Non profile based/merit-based calls – Candidates with more than 85 percentile in CAT 2023 or XAT 2023 will be selected for further IRMASAT 2023 exam and GA and PI rounds.

2 – Profile based calls – Candidates will be shortlisted for profile-based calls if they fulfil the following criterion:

  • Graduation in Development, Agriculture, Food Technology, Sustainability, Dairy, Public policy, Veterinary Sciences.
  • Graduation with good scores from any top university
  • Work experience in Development Sector, Dairy, Public Policy.
  • Candidate must have secured more than 80 percentile in XAT or CAT

Such candidates will be categorized under profile-based call and will be selected for IRMASAT and GA/PI process.

Whereas, candidates with more than 85 percentile in XAT or CAT will be categorized under non-profile based called and will be shortlisted for IRMASAT and GA/PI process.

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