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The National Testing Agency conducts the national level entrance exam JIPMAT for admission into 5-year Integrated Programme in Management offered by IIM Bodh Gaya and IIM Jammu. If you wish to study at IIMs then here is all you need to know about JIPMAT Exam Pattern.

This post shall take you through the subject-wise marking scheme and question paper pattern.


  • This is a national-level entrance exam for admission 5-year Integrated Program. 
  • There are various courses offered at IIM Bodh Gaya and IIM Jammu that are: PG program or MBA, Ph.D. Program in Management, and Integrated program in Management. 
  • The five-year Integrated Programme in Management (IPM) is a unique and creative program meant for young students with managerial and leadership aspirations.
  • The course aims at producing contextually relevant socially-conscious managers and leaders with a foundation of world-class education in social sciences followed by management education.
  • The program enables you to demonstrate: Language skills, Oral communication skills, Knowledge of foundational subjects for management studies, An awareness of ethical understanding, and Physical well-being.

JIPMAT Exam Pattern Highlights

Sections Quantitative Aptitude; Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning; Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension
Total number of questions 100
Type of questions Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Duration of Examination 150 minutes (02:30 hours)
Timing of Examination 03:00 P.M. to 05:30 P.M.
Mode of Examination Computer Based Test (CBT) mode
Medium of Question Paper English
Total marks 400
Marking scheme +4 for correct attempt -1 for incorrect attempt

JIPMAT 2021 Exam Pattern 2021

Here is the brief question paper pattern of JIPMAT Exam 2021. There are a total of three sections included in the question paper for 400 marks. 

Sections Number of Questions Marks Allotted Total Marks
Quantitative Aptitude 33 4 132
Data Interpretation and Logical Reasoning 33 4 132
Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension 34 4 136
Total 100 - 400

JIPMAT Marking Scheme 2021

The marking scheme for the JIPMAT exam is tabulated below. 

Category Marks Allotted
For correct answer +4 marks
For wrong answer -1 mark
unattempted Question No marks