Updated On : March 20, 2023

*Summary: **IPMAT syllabus is an extensive list that covers a wide range of topics. Start your preparations early, as the IPMAT syllabus is vast! Find the important topics, sectional weightage and prep books in the article below.*

Indian Institute of Management (IIM) does not prescribe the syllabus for the Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT).

However, based on the previous year's trends and question papers, we have provided the topic-wise IPMAT syllabus for the upcoming exam.

The IPMAT 2023 exam syllabus consists of two major sections:

- Quantitative aptitude (QA)
- Verbal ability (VA)

The syllabus for IPM Indore and IPM Rohtak slightly varies!

Here's everything you need to know about IPMAT 2023 syllabus.

The IPMAT Indore syllabus is vast, and you must be very selective while preparing for the exam.

There are three sections in the IIM Indore aptitude test, i.e.,

- Quantitative Ability (MCQ)
- Quantitative Ability (Short Answer)
- Verbal Ability

Check the **Paper Pattern for the IPMAT exam**.

IIM Indore never reveals the number of questions beforehand. It's just the sections and sectional time that is known officially.

Since past three years the no of questions were different.

Let's dig into the post to know the essential topics under the quantitative and verbal ability sections.

Last year, QA SA had 15 questions and in QA MCQ included 30.

The Quant section tests your understanding of Class 12 Maths.

Check out the table below to understand the IIM IPM Syllabus for the quantitative section.

Topic |
Sub-Topics |
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Number System |
Remainder | HCF & LCM | Properties of a Number |

Factorial | Finding Unit Digit | Surds & Indices | |

Successive Division | Divisibility | Simplification | |

Concept of Factor | |||

Algebra |
Algebraic Formulae | Linear Equations | Inequalities |

Quadratic Equations | Logarithm | - | |

Geometry |
Basics of Geometry | Angles | Lines |

Triangles | Quadrilaterals | Circle | |

Polygons | Coordinate Geometry | Mensuration | |

Height & Distance | |||

Arithmetic Problems |
Time & Work | Average | Problems on Age |

Percentage | Partnership | Profit Loss & Discount | |

Ratio & Proportion | Simple & Compound Interest | Mixture & Allegations | |

Time, Speed & Distance | Boats & Streams | - | |

Modern Maths |
Set theory | Probability | Permutation & Combination |

Sequence & Series | Determinants | Integration & Differentiation | |

Determinants | Data Interpretation | Vectors |

To help you get an idea about the number of questions asked from each topic, we have provided the subject-wise weightage in the table below:

After preparing all the topics, as per the syllabus, solving the **previous year's IPMAT Question Papers **is necessary.

It will help you understand the difficulty level of the paper and the type of questions appearing in IPMAT.

Look at the table below to know the section-wise topics and their weightage.

Important Quant Topics |
No. of Questions |

Sequences & Series (AP, GP) | 2 |

Algebra | 1 |

Logarithms | 2 |

Averages | 1 |

Percentages | 2 |

Probability & Venn Diagram | 2 |

Total |
10 |

**IPMAT Weightage - Quantitative Ability MCQ**

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

You can follow** IPMAT Maths Preparation Tips** to understand better how to solve tricky questions from these topics in a matter of seconds.

Important Topics |
No. of Questions |

Number System | 2 |

Arithmetic | 4 |

Algebra | 2 |

Geometry & Mensuration | 1 or 2 |

Permutation Combination and Probability | 2 |

Set Theory | 1 |

Data Interpretation | 5 in one set |

Matrices and Determinants | 2 |

Total |
20 |

To enhance your **IPMAT Verbal Ability preparation**,** **learn at least ten new words daily and note the meaning and example of each word you find unfamiliar or difficult to remember.

The below table shows the essential topics under the IPMAT Syllabus for the Verbal ability section.

Topic |
Sub-Topics |
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Vocabulary |
Synonyms | Antonyms | Spelling Errors |

Idioms & Phrases | One Word Substitution | Odd one out | |

Foreign Words | Word Usage | - | |

Grammar |
Noun | Pronoun | Prepositions |

Verb | Adverb | Conjunctions | |

Direct & Indirect Speech | Figures of Speech | Phrasal Verbs | |

Tenses | Etymology & Roots | Articles | |

Active Voice | Passive Voice | Deductive Reasoning | |

Subject-Verb Agreement | |||

Verbal Ability |
Error Spotting | Fill in the blanks | Sentence Completion |

Para jumbles | Sentence Improvement | Analogies | |

Reading Comprehension |
Synonym & Antonym (the meaning of a particular word used in the passage) | Inference based questions | Assumption based questions |

**Verbal Ability Weightage in IPMAT 2023 Exam**

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

Important Topics |
Number of questions |

Reading Comprehension | 8 |

Fill in the Blanks | 5 |

Sentence Completion | 5 |

Para Jumbles | 4 |

Sentence correction | 5 |

Para Completion | 3 |

Total | 30 |

Looking at the IPM exam syllabus for Rohtak, it appears to be vast. The sections in the paper are fixed every year.

The IIM IPM Rohtak Aptitude Test will have quantitative ability, verbal ability, and logical reasoning questions.

We have provided section-wise essential topics and the IPMAT syllabus in the post to ease your preparation.

Go through the topics below and enhance your **IPMAT Exam Preparation**.

The table below has the sections, number of questions and time duration respectively.

Section |
Number of Questions |
Time Duration for each section |

Quantitative Ability | 40 | 40 minutes |

Logical Reasoning | 40 | 40 minutes |

Verbal Ability | 40 | 40 minutes |

Check out the table below to know the essential topics you must focus on under the quantitative ability section.

Number systems | Common graphs & charts | Data Interpretation | Mixtures and Allegations |

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 |

The following table explains the detailed verbal ability syllabus for the IPMAT 2023 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 |

You are tested on logical reasoning, quantitative aptitude, and verbal ability if you apply for the IIM Rohtak IPMAT Exam. Practice is the only key to enhancing your **IPMAT logical reasoning preparation**.

Check out the table below to know important topics under the logical reasoning section of the IIM IPM exam syllabus.

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, Conclusions, Syllogisms, True or False, etc. |

You may have come across many books both online and offline. But, you must choose the book that covers all the topics per the latest IPMAT syllabus.

The following are some of the **best preparation books for IPMAT **that you can include during your preparation.

- Quantitative Aptitude for Competitive Exams by R.S. Aggarwal
- Class XI and XII Mathematics by R.D. Sharma
- Magical Book on Quicker Maths by M.Tyra
- Complete Companion for IIM Indore IPM by Due North academy
- Class XI and XII Mathematics by R.D. Sharma

The right IPMAT syllabus allows you to devise a perfect preparation strategy.

With the help of this syllabus, students will be able to develop a strong base for the entrance exam and better understand the topics and concepts that will be tested.

Treat the syllabus as an important and comprehensive guide to entering the top management institutes in India.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the syllabus for IPMAT 2023?

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 2023?

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 the syllabus of IPMAT same as DU JAT Syllabus?

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

Can I get IPMAT Syllabus 2023 PDF?

Yes. You can go through the above post to check the detailed syllabus for the IPMAT exam.

What kind of topics will be asked under the quantitative section of the IPMAT Syllabus 2023?

Topics related to number system, algebra, geometry, arithmetic problems will be asked under the quantitative section of the IPMAT Syllabus.

Is IIM IPM Syllabus similar for IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak?

No. The IIM IPM syllabus varies for IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak. You can check the above post to know the detailed syllabus for both IIM Indore and IIM Rohtak.