All about BBA from IIM Indore

BBA-IPM from IIM Indore
In 2011, IIM Indore launched a five-year integrated programme in Management, popularly known as IPM for young candidates with managerial and leadership aspirations. It is the first of its kind, unique and creative program in India. IPM has been accredited by the Association of MBAs, AMBA London (4th and 5th Year). 12th pass candidates can apply for IPM from IIM Indore. Through IPM, IIM Indore attracts young minds and moulds them as outstanding leaders through a world-class education. Every year nearly 120 students are admitted to the IPM programme.
IPM consists of 15 terms expanding over a period of 5 years. Each year consists of 3 terms of 3 months.
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The first three years of BBA
-IPM is an intensive study of foundational disciplines, involving learning goals related to language skills, communication skills, demonstrating knowledge of foundational subjects for management studies, creating awareness of ethical understanding and enhancing physical well being.
In the last two years, IPM students are merged with the ongoing batch of the Post- Graduate Management Programme. Last two years of the programme involves developing the social consciousness, competence in quantitative analysis, critical and integrative thinking skills, enabling students to learn about applying the basic principles of communication to write effective business messages. Learning goals also include promoting interpersonal awareness and ability to work in groups, case analysis and reports, preparing business leaders with a sound understanding of ethics etc.
At the end of 3rd year, IPM students need to complete a social internship and a business internship programme between years 4 and 5. This experiential learning inculcates leadership qualities in students and hones their managerial skills further.
Courses Offered in First 3 Years
Following table presents a list of courses offered in the first 3 years of Admission through IPMAT 2019:
Mathematics, Statistics, EconomicsPsychology, Sociology, Political Science, Foundations of ManagementOthers
  • Foundation Courses in Maths & Statistics
  • Game Theory
  • Optimisation
  • Stochastic Modelling
  • Spreadsheet Modelling
  • Mathematical Modelling
  • Micro and Macroeconomics
  • Indian Economy
  • Money, Banking and Finance
  • Econometrics
  • International Trade
  • Introduction to Sociology & Psychology
  • India & World Politics
  • Public Administration
  • International Relations
  • Business, Government and Society
  • Business History
  • Principles of Management
  • Humanities
  • Literature
  • Languages: English, French, Spanish, German
  • Communication & Presentation Skills
  • Dance, Music
Courses Offered at PGP Level
Courses offered through IPMAT are similar to the courses offered at PGP level. List of courses offered is given below:
CommunicationEconomicsFinance & Accounting
Humanities & Social SciencesInformation SystemsMarketing
Operations ManagementStrategy
Rural Immersion ProgrammeHimalaya Outbound ProgrammeIndustry Visit Workshop
Other Optional WorkshopsQuantitative Techniques 
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Course Fees
StagesCourse fee for resident IndiansCourse fee for Non-Resident Indians(NRI) and Overseas Citizen of India (OCI)
For the first three yearsRs. 4 lakhs p.aRs. 6 lakhs p.a
For the fourth and fifth year
As per the prevailing PGP fees
  • The above mentioned course fees include lodging, access to lectures, internet facilities and a library.‚Äč
IPMAT 2019 Important Dates:
Tentative dates of important events are as given below:
EventTentative Dates
Application Dates12th March, 2019 - 18th April, 2019
Admit card release07th May, 2019
Date of Entrance Exam11th May, 2019
Declaration of Result28th May, 2019
Counselling dates03rd June, 2019 - 07th June, 2019
Weightage of various stages:
Integrated Program in Management Aptitude Test (IPMAT) is a national level entrance test for integrated 5-year programme offered by the IIM Indore. Selection process includes various stages with different weightage. Stage wise weightage is mentioned below:
StageWeightage (%)
Aptitude Test (AT) Score50 percent
Personal Interview (PI)35 percent
Written Ability Test (WAT)15 percent