IIM Indore does not prescribe any syllabus for the IPMAT 2021 Exam. However, the questions will be asked from topics like quantitative ability ad verbal ability.

To score good marks in the upcoming exam, it is important to go through the detailed syllabus. Also, it will help you know the important topics from the exam point of view and plan your preparation in a better way.

This post takes you through the detailed IIM IPM Syllabus for Quantitative Ability and Verbal Ability.

IPMAT Indore Syllabus for Quantitative Ability 

According to the IPMAT Paper Pattern, a total of 60 questions will be asked from the quantitative section. Out of which, 40 are objective-type questions and 20 are short answer-type questions.

The Quant section being related to the Maths section tests your understanding of Class 12 Maths. The topics asked in this section include:

Number systems Common graphs & charts Data Interpretation Mixtures and Alligations
Distance, Time and Work Averages Quantitative reasoning Geometry
Profit & Loss Simple Equations Percentages Quadratic Equations
Binomial Theorem Mensuration Permutation & Combination Ratio & Proportion
Trigonometry Set Theory Problems on Ages Logarithms

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IPMAT Quantitative Ability Weightage

After preparing all the topics as per the syllabus, it is advised to solve IPMAT Question Papers as it will help you know the difficulty level of the paper and the type of questions asked in the exam.

To help you get an idea about the number of questions asked from each topic, we have provided the topics and their weightage for the quantitative section in the table below:

IPMAT Weightage - Quantitative Ability (SA)

Here, we have outlined the section-wise important topics that need to be prepared 

Important Quant Topics No. of  Questions
Sequences & Series (AP, GP) 4
Algebra 4
Logarithms 4
Averages 4
Percentages 2
Probability & Venn Diagram 2
Total 20

IPMAT Weightage - Quantitative Ability MCQ

Go through the detailed IIM IPM Syllabus for MCQ section from the table below and start your preparation accordingly.

Important Topics No. of Questions
Number System 4
Arithmetic 8
Algebra 6
Geometry & Mensuration 5
Permutation Combination and Probability 5
Set Theory 4
Data Interpretation 5 in one set
Matrices and Determinants 3
Total 40

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IPMAT Verbal Ability Syllabus 2021

A total of 40 questions will be asked from the verbal ability topic in the IPMAT exam. Following the IPMAT Preparation Tips provided by experts will help improve your verbal ability skills.

The below table shows the important topics to be prepared in the Verbal ability section of the exam.

Vocabulary (including Synonyms & Antonyms) Reading Comprehension Grammar Sentence Rearrangement
Sentence Correction Sentence Completion Correct Usage of words and phrases Verbal Analogies
Logical Consistency Deductive Reasoning Inference based passages Prepositions
Conjunctions Tenses Modifiers & Parallelism Noun & Pronoun Errors

IPMAT Weightage for Verbal Ability

Check the subject-wise important topics and number of questions asked from the verbal ability topic in the IPMAT Exam and enhance your preparation for the upcoming exam.

Important Topics Number of questions
Reading Comprehension 12
Fill in the Blanks 10
Sentence Completion 5
Para Jumbles 4
Sentence correction 5
Para completion 4
Total 40

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IPMAT Logical Reasoning Preparation Tips

You are tested on logical reasoning, only if you are applying for IIM Rohtak IPMAT Exam. You can refer to the best IPMAT Books to improve your reasoning skills. Check out the table below to know which topics need to be prepared under the logical reasoning section.

Topic Sub-Topic
Basic LR Logical Sequence Series, Coding, Arrangements
Blood Relations, Input & Output, Binary Logic
Standard LR Sets Games and Tournaments, Cubes and Visual Puzzles, Word Problems,
Sequencing, Grid Puzzles, Linear and Circular Seating Arrangements, etc
Visual Puzzles Cubes and Dices, Venn Diagrams
Sentence Correction Critical Reasoning, Statements, and Conclusions, Syllogisms, True or False, etc.


What is the syllabus for IPMAT 2021?

The IIM does not provide any specific IIM IPM Syllabus. However, candidates will be tested based on Quantitative Ability and Verbal Ability. Hence, candidates are advised to go through the complete IPMAT Syllabus form the above post carefully and then start their preparation accordingly. 

How can I prepare for IPMAT Exam 2021?

Following the expert tips will definitely help you to prepare better for the Exam. Begin your preparation by studying from the right books which cover all the concepts and topics according to the latest exam pattern and make sure you are aware of the detailed Paper pattern and latest Syllabus of the IPM Exam before starting your preparation. Taking up Mock Tests regularly and solving IIM IPM  Sample Papers helps to test your preparation and improve your speed and managing time. 

What are the important topics of the IPMAT Verbal Ability Section?

The important topics of IPMAT Verbal Ability Section include Vocabulary (including Synonyms & Antonyms), Reading Comprehension, Grammar, Sentence Rearrangement, Sentence Correction, Sentence Completion, Correct Usage of words and phrases, Verbal Analogies.

Which is the best IIM IPM Study Material for Quantitative Ability?

For cracking the quantitative ability section, refer to R.D.Sharma or R.S.Aggarwal book. It includes all the concepts from the 12th standard explained in depth. It is also easily understandable without any tutor. Also solving can help in understanding the difficulty level of questions. 

Which are the best books to prepare IIM IPM Syllabus?

Some of the best books for IPMAT Preparation are: Class XI and XII Mathematics - R.D. Sharma Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams - R.S.Aggarwal Word Power Made Easy - Norman Lewis English Grammar and Composition - Wren and Martin 

Is IIM IPM Syllabus same as DU JAT Syllabus?

No. The IPMAT syllabus is different from DU JAT Syllabus.