IRMA Exam Syllabus 2018

Rajat updated on : 20 Sep 2017

IRMA Exam 2018 contains one section with 40 questions. IRMA 2018 applicants should read this post to know more about IRMA exam syllabus 2018.

IRMA Exam Syllabus

IRMA Exam Syllabus 2018 - Institute of Rural Management, Anand will conduct an online exam for admission to its rural management programs. IRMA exam is expected to be conducted in the month of February 2018 in the second week. The candidates will be shortlisted for the exam on the basis of XAT 2018 / CAT 2017 score. The shortlisted candidates will then be allowed to sit in the exam. As we know that other MBA entrance examinations have three to four sections, there is only one section in this exam. Mainly the questions asked in this exam are based on issues of social concern. In order to prepare for this exam, it is very important for the students to understand IRMA exam syllabus 2018 so that the applicants can start preparing for the exam. The total time limit given for this exam is 80 minutes i.e. 1 hour and 20 minutes. Candidates have to answer total 40 questions. In this article, we will discuss the exam syllabus of IRMA 2018.

Exam Pattern of IRMA 2018

Before we move to IRMA exam syllabus 2018, let us first have a look at the exam pattern of IRMA 2018.

Total Number of Questions


Total Duration of IRMA Examination

1 Hour and 20 Minutes (80 Minutes)

Type of Questions Asked

Multiple Choice Questions

Mode of IRMA Examination

Online Computer Based

Marking Scheme

+ 1 Mark for Correct Answer

 – 0.25 for Incorrect Answer

IRMA Exam Syllabus 2018

IRMA 2018 exam has only one section. The section is broad enough to cover a wide range of topics. Mainly the questions asked in the exam are based on ‘Issues of Social Concern’; hence candidates need to understand this subject. The candidates are required to have knowledge of all the latest events of India and world. Along with this, the candidate is required to study about Indian economy, government policies, education, agriculture etc. The candidate should keep a track of all events related to these fields regularly. The candidate should also know the administration policies and schemes which have been launched by the government for the people.

There is no exam syllabus in particular. But the students have to have the knowledge of the topics mentioned below. Such topics are related to social issues and the candidates should understand this. As per the exam syllabus of previous years, we have prepared a list of some of the major topics which are covered in IRMA exam syllabus 2018.

  • Environment Issues
  • Education
  • Sex Ratio
  • Indian Economy
  • Health Issues
  • Agriculture
  • Human Rights
  • Gender and Social Groups
  • Rural Development
  • Employment and Literary
  • Rural Development
  • Women Oriented Schemes
  • Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
  • Educational Initiatives of the Government
  • Integrated Rural Development Program Schemes
  • Poverty Alleviation and Development Programs of Government
  • Internal Security Issues
  • ]Short Term Migration
  • \Millennium Development Goals
  • \Human Development Index (HDI)
  • \Good Governance and Accountability
  • \Right to Information
  • \Disparities in Income

 These are the major topics which the candidate has to prepare thoroughly in order to crack IRMA exam. There will be all objective type questions in this exam. As per the previous pattern of exam, there will be five options at the end of every question. The exam will be held in one session only. Candidates who are looking to make their career in rural management, Institute of Rural Management Anand provides post graduate and fellowship programs for the same. Interested candidates can visit the official website and can apply online for the exam. Candidate should check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

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