IRMASAT - Exam Pattern

Institute of Rural Management Anand Social Awareness Test

Form Date: 15 Oct - 31 Dec 2021 (Tentative)

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Form Date: 15 Oct - 31 Dec 2021

IRMASAT 2021 Exam Pattern : Paper details, Marking Scheme, Duration

Updated On - July 10 2021 by Anusha Pachauri

IRMASAT 2021 Exam Pattern will be released by the IRMA, Anand. The Institute of Rural Management Anand Social Awareness Test 2021 will be conducted on 28 January 2021. The exam will be conducted to enrol the candidates in two-year Post-Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) at Institute of Rural Management Anand. Candidates can go through the article to have all the information regarding the IRMASAT Exam Pattern 2021.

IRMASAT 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates may choose Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM) and Fellow Programme in Rural Management (FPRM) after IRMASAT 2021. The candidates need to check the IRMASAT exam pattern 2020 before they start preparing for the exam. Type of questions in each paper and mode of examination is given in the table shown below:
IRMASAT 2021 Test Pattern

Examination Mode

Computer-based exam (CBT)

Number of sections


IRMASAT 2020 Duration

80 minutes

Total number of questions


Marks per question

One mark

Negative marks

0.25 of the allotted marks will be deducted for each wrong answer

Total number of options for every question


IRMASAT 2021 Question Distribution

According to the IRMASAT 2021 previous year papers, the table given below shows the type and number of questions asked in the IRMASAT paper.

IRMASAT 2021 Exam Structure
Number of Questions

Fill in the blanks


Paragraph based questions






Total Number of Questions

The total number of questions asked in IRMASAT 2021 is 40. In IRMASAT 2021, applicants will have to answer all the questions of all types such as paragraph based questions, fill-ups and 09 questions based on general knowledge and current affairs.

Duration of IRMASAT 2021

The candidate will be provided 80 minutes to attempt the whole IRMASAT 2021 paper. In those 80 minutes, applicants have to answer all the necessary questions. Candidates are advised to answer only those questions with which they are familiar with as there is negative marking of 0.25 marks.

IRMASAT 2021 Marking Scheme

As per IRMASAT 2021 test pattern, candidates will be allowed one mark if they attempt the question correctly. If the answers given by the candidate is incorrect, then one-fourth of the total mark i.e. 0.25 mark will be deducted from each correct response.

IRMASAT 2021 Cutoff

IRMASAT cutoff is the minimum mark that a candidate needs to clear the exam. The table is given below shows the per cent-wise marks required by the candidate of different categories to clear the exam.

IRMASAT 2021 Cutoff
Percentage Required

General and OBC


Scheduled Caste (SC)


Scheduled Tribe (ST)


Persons with Disabilities


IRMASAT 2021 Paper Time Instructions

Before attempting the IRMASAT 2021 exam Candidates are advised to go through the following points which they must require during the exam:

  • Candidates who are appearing in IRMASAT 2021 will have to answer objective type questions by choosing one of the correct options from the given options.
  • To attempt an IRMASAT 2021 question, the candidate can click the question number and after answering it and then click on “save and next”.
  • There is a facility to review the answer. Therefore, candidates will have to click on the “Mark for Review & Next” button in such cases.
  • Candidates are advised to answer only those questions which they know to avoid negative marking.
  • If the candidate wants to change the selected option, then in such cases he or she can select another option or clear the response button from the screen.
  • Once the candidate after going through a particular question clicks on the save and next tab, they will reach the next question of the exam.
  • Candidates can navigate between different sections within the particular time allotted to that question.
  • Once the exam time i.e. 80 questions are completed, the candidate can not be able to answer any question in IRMASAT 2021 tests.
  • The responses chosen by the candidates will be saved automatically if he or she does not click on the “submit” tab.
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Form Start Date:

15 Oct 2021

Form End Date:

31 Dec 2021

The forms will open on 15 Oct 2021



Examination Date (Online):

18 Feb 2022, 19 Feb 2022

Application Fees:

₹ 1,500

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20 Jan 2021-02 Aug 2021

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18 Sep 2021-18 Sep 2021


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