IPM Aptitude Test (IPMAT) -

Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPM - AT) (IPM Aptitude Test (IPMAT) - 2016)

Pen & Paper | National Level Exam
Important Dates
Registration Date
Mar 16, 2016
Test Date
May 13, 2016
Result Date
Jun 26, 2016

How to Prepare for IPM Aptitude Test (IPMAT) 2016

Preparation Strategy

IPMAT is still a pen and paper test. IPMAT exam’s main objective to test speed and accuracy. Candidates need to attempt each question in less than 80 seconds. Selection of questions is crucial here.

Aspirants should focus on core topics and theory. Try and finish all the topics in the next two months. Thereafter, do not touch new topics or comfortable areas. The chief strategy should be to attempt familiar questions and leave non-familiar/non-comfortable questions. Candidates should be able to decide this within 10 seconds.

Speed will be also very critical in IPMAT exam. Apart question learning to select a question, candidates should also to reject a question in less than 10 seconds.

So focus on basic quant syllabus. For Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation, revise the Class 5-10 NCERT school books. Since fast calculations can save time, practice with tables, squares, cubes and decimal-fraction conversions.

Verbal ability section usually consists of grammar, reading comprehension. There’s no different strategy for VA section. Candidates need to focus on an overall strategy for MBA exams while preparing for verbal sections, because all the exams have similar syllabus.


Finally, practicing past years' IPMAT question papers as well as Mock Tests of various players are perhaps the best source for preparation.