IRMA Admission 2020: Exam Date , Registration , Important Dates , Eligibility , Admit Card and Result

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Table of Contents

1. About IRMA

2. Course Offered

3. Eligibility Criteria

4. Important FAQ's

 

 

 


ABOUT IRMA:

Dr. Verghese Kurien, known as the ‘Father of the White Revolution in India’, founded IRMA  in 1979 at Anand, Gujarat with the support of the Swiss Agency for Development Cooperation (SDC), the Government of India, Government of Gujarat, the erstwhile Indian Dairy Corporation and the National Dairy Development Board (NDDB). It is focusing on creating management professionals who can bring about the change by applying their management acumen at the grass root level while influencing the public policy narrative at a national and a global level. Creating management professionals who can bring about sustainable, ecologically-friendly and equitable growth.

 

IRMA highlights:

  • IRMA has recorded that there have been 100% Placement took place  in 2019 with average salary of Rs. 12.85 L p.a. and highest salary of Rs.50.31 L p.a.
  • Students of IRMA’s programme are extremely valued in native, national and international cooperatives, NGOs, development organisations, and funding agencies.
  • Top Recruiters include GCMMF-AMUL, ITC Agribusiness Division, ADM Agro, Tolaram, Godrej Agrovet, Afriventures, National Bulk Handling Corporation, Adani Wilmar, Seedworks, Future Group, Pidilite, Grofers, Bigbasket.
  • IRMA, Anand can use CAT 2019 / XAT 2020 scores for admission to Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management 2020- 22.
  • PGDRM Programme tuition fee is Rs.10.50 lakh.
  • IRMA shortlist and call applicants in two ways :

1.Merit Based Calls - The Applicants of General Category, who score above 85 percentile in CAT 2019/XAT 2020 comes under the eligibility criteria to short list for IRMASAT and GA and PI process.

2. Profile-cum-Merit Based calls - The Applicants for General Category, who score above 80 percentile in CAT 2019/XAT 2020 and comes under the Profile-based-call eligibility criteria will be shortlisted for IRMSAT and GA and PI process.

The key criteria to shortlist the applicants based on profile are:

(i) Excellence: Graduation from top institutes and colleges.

(ii) Working Experience in Community Development, Social Impact, Policy and Advocacy, Livelihoods, Agriculture and Allied Sectors.

(iii) Graduation in Development Studies, Agriculture and Allied Sciences and Social Sciences.

 

Cut off for the applicants  of reserved categories will be decided separately at

appropriate time.

 

Shortlisted applicants will be called for selection process at IRMA where they will have to take the IRMA Social Awareness Test 2020 (IRMASAT 2020), Group Activity and Personal Interview. IRMASAT 2020, GA and PI process will be conducted at IRMA.

 

Courses Offered :

The three main courses offered by IRMA are:

1. PGDRM:  2YEARS Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management

2. FPRM: Fellow Programme in Rural Management

3. PGDMX(R): Post Graduate Diploma in Management

 

Selection Process of IRMA Courses:

1. PGDRM( Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management)

There are two ways in this course to select the candidates:

  • Merit Based Calls:  The Applicants of General Category, who score above 85 percentile in CAT 2019/XAT 2020 comes under the eligibility criteria to short list for IRMASAT and GA and PI process.
  • Profile-cum-Merit Based Calls: The criteria to short list the candidates on the basis of Profile are:

 (i) Excellence: Graduation from top institutes and colleges.

(ii) Working Experience in Community Development, Social Impact, Policy and Advocacy, Livelihoods, Agriculture and Allied Sectors.

(iii) Graduation in Development Studies, Agriculture and Allied Sciences and Social Sciences.

 

The candidates who are selected as per the criteria above are called for selection process at IRMA where they will have to take the IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT), Group Activity and Personal Interview.

 

2. FPRM(Fellow Programme in Rural Management)

The selection process of this course is as follows:

  • Apply with CAT, XAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, UGC-JRF/NET, CSIR JRF/NET, ICAR-SRF, or the ICAT ASRB-NET scores.
  • The screening of applications will be done by the designated selection committee of IRMA on the basis of multiple parameters like  test scores, academic qualification,  research proposal  and reservation.
  • As per the screening the students are selected and called for the personal interview (PI).
  • The final selection includes the presentation of the research proposal and personal interview.
  • If it's necessary the selection committee may conduct a short written test for those who are called for PI to assess their analytical and communication abilities.
  • The decision of the selection committee concerning the process and criteria is final.

 

3. PGDMX(R) (Post Graduate Diploma in Management)

Candidates can check below the selection process of this course:

  • Apply with CAT/XAT/GMAT scores
  • Selected candidates are called for Group activity and/or Personal Interview.

 

Eligibility Criteria for IRMA 2020 Courses:

 The candidate must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the courses of IRMA.

Each course has different eligibility criteria.

1. Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM)

  • The applicant should have Bachelor's degree from any discipline.
  • The applicant must have gain 50% (45% for SC/ST /DAP ) marks.
  • The applicant must have appeared for CAT or XAT.
  • The applicants who's Graduation will get complete before June 2019 may also apply.

 

2. Fellow Programme in Rural Management(FPRM)

  • Any Candidate with a postgraduate or postgraduate equivalent degree/diploma from a recognized university or institution in any discipline.
  • The Candidate with  55% or equivalent grade (50% for SC/ST /DAP ) can apply.
  • The applicants who's final exams of these degrees will get complete before July 01 may also apply.
  • The candidate must have a valid score of  CAT/GMAT/XAT/GRE/UGC-JRF/NET CSIR-JRF/NET/ICAR-SRF/ICAR/ASRB-NET/GATE.

 

3. Post Graduate Diploma in Management(PGDMX(R))

  • The applicant should have Bachelor's degree from any discipline.
  • The applicant must have gain 50% (45% for SC/ST /DAP ) marks.
  • The candidate will get Admission on the basis of the candidate having a valid score of either CAT/XAT/GMAT or Mini GMAT.
  • The candidate should have at least five years of post-qualification full-time work experience in Managerial/Supervisory position.

 

How to apply for IRMA:

The candidates can apply for the courses of IRMA through the online mode only.

Following are the steps to apply for IRMA:

Step 1

The candidate have to apply Register online.

Step 2

The applicant can Fill Up the online application form.

Step 3

Then the candidate can pay the application fee online only.

Below you can check the application fee category and course:

 

Category

PGDRM

FPRM

General and OBC

Rs. 1500/-

Rs.1400/-

SC/ST/DAP

Rs. 750/-

Rs. 700/-

FN/PIO/OCI/NRI/CIWG/NRI Sponsored

Rs. 2250/-

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The admission to PGDRM 2020 is OPEN.

 The application process at Institute of Rural Management Anand (IRMA) is open from September 27,2019.The last date to apply for admission will be January 10,2020. IRMA offers the option to the candidates for short listing based on profile or based on their CAT/XAT exam scores for final selection round. The application method  is online and the application fee is Rs.1500/-. After the short listing, candidates need to appear in IRMASAT and GD-PI process.

 

 

Highlights of PGDRM Programme :

  • The young talented managers are prepared by IRMA's Post Graduate Programme in Rural Management to assume challenge-filled responsibilities in rural cooperatives and development organisations.
  • The two-year residential programme resulting in a  Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) is identified  as equivalent to a Master's degree by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU).
  • PGDRM is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
  • All participants are properly placed in different organisations through the IRMA Campus Placement programme.
  • The participants of this programme are highly valued in local, national and international cooperatives, NGOs, development organisations, and funding agencies.

 

IRMA Admission 2020: Key Points

  • Two short listing criteria - Profile Based and Non-Profile Based  Introduced
  • IRMA can use  CAT 2019 and XAT 2020 scores to shortlist candidates
  • Short listing will not be based on IRMA Social Awareness Test (IRMASAT)
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be called to appear in IRMASAT 2020
  • IRMASAT, an exam on ‘Issues of Social Concern’ will be held at IRMA at the time of interview and  will be one of the components in final selection process.

 

Important dates regarding PGDRM Programme:

  • Application Filling  start date for Admission 2020 : 27, September 2019.
  • Application Filling end date for Admission 2020:  10,January 2019.
  • Admit Card for IRMASAT 2020: last week of January 2020
  • IRMASAT 2020, Group Activity and Personal Interview : 10-29, February 2020
  • IRMASAT Cut Off 2020 : February 2020
  • Final Results : First or Second week of March 2020

 

Important FAQ's:

Q. Who conducts the IRMA exam?

A. Institute of Rural Management Anand conducts the IRMA exam.

 

Q. How the IRMA is conducted online or offline?

A. IRMA is conducted online based on Multiple Choice Questions.

 

Q. Can the form be filled offline?

A. The form  can be filled online only because the submission of application and supporting documents can be done in online mode only.

 

Q. How can I download the admit card?

A. A candidate has to log in using his/her form number and date of birth on the Official Website . After the submission of these two details, the admit card of IRMA 2020 will appear on the screen.

 

Q. Is there a negative marking in IRMA 2020?

A. Yes, there is negative marking in every incorrect answer by -0.25.

 

Q. What is the information given on admit card of IRMA?

A. Admit card of IRMA has following information in it:

     1. Candidate's name

     2. Date of Birth

     3. Category

     4. Photograph

     5. Signature

     6. Exam Date

     7.Exam Timings

     8. Address, and

     9. Instructions

 

Q. What is the marking scheme of IRMA 2020?

A. The candidate is given 1 mark for every correct answer and -¼ is deducted for each wrong answer.

 

Q. Is there any age limit for the PGDRM Programme?

A. There is no age limit for admission to PGDRM of IRMA.

 

Q. Which score will be considered if the candidate provides both CAT and XAT score ?

A. The higher score will be considered for the selection process ,out of both the scores( CAT and XAT).

 

Q. What is the qualification eligibility for IRMA?

A. Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline to apply for PGDRM and PGDMX(R). For admission in FPRM, candidate should have a postgraduate degree or any equivalent degree.

 

Q. How IRMA final Result is prepared?

A.After the completion of the Written Test, Personal Interview and Group Activity IRMA declare the final result of the candidates. Firstly, candidates are shortlisted on the basis of the CAT / XAT and other exam scores. Then, weightage is given to IMRA online test, GD and PI.

 

Q. What is the selection process of IRMA?

A. After the online test, the candidates who will be selected based on the weightage given to marks obtained in either CAT OR XAT and IRMA Online Test. The weightage will be distributed as follows. 80% marks shall be given if the candidate has appeared for CAT OR XAT, then 20% marks will be given to marks obtained in IRMA ONLINE TEST.

 

Q. How can I check my IRMA Result?

A.Candidates can check their IRMA Result by entering their Application Form Number and Date of Birth which must be the same as given at the time of the Registration.

 

Q.Which documents are required for IRMA 2020 application form?

A. Candidates shall have a valid email ID, phone number, scanned copy of photograph and signature, scanned copy of 10th and 12th mark sheet and certificate, birth certificate, income certificate, community certificate, and reservation certificate (if applicable).

 

Q. How to apply for IRMA 2020?

A. Candidates can apply for IRMA 2020 on the basis of CAT / XAT 2020 scores for admission in PGDRM, PGDMX(R). For admission in the FPRM course, candidates can apply on the basis of CAT, XAT, GMAT, GRE, GATE, UGC-JRF/NET, CSIR JRF/NET, ICAR-SRF, or the ICAT ASRB-NET scores.

 

 

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