The process of selection at IPM Indore consists of Aptitude Test followed by Personal Interview.
Average Duration: 20-25 minutes
No. of Panelists: 3
- Excerpts from Interview 1: Tell us something about yourself. Do you know Demand-Supply Law in Economics? Explain. Have you read the latest budget? What are key highlights of the budget?
Why has the Indian IT Industry grown significantly in the past decade? What factors have contributed to it? Do you know about the 2G scam? Do you agree with it being a scam? Do you think auctioning a country’s natural resources is best for the people of the country? Why?
- Excerpts from Interview 2: Introduce yourself. Who is the commerce minister in the new government? Tell me the applications of centripetal force. Tell me one application of integration. Show this on a graph. What is mathematical induction and how do you use it?
- Excerpts from Interview 3: Tell us about yourself. Which subjects of your curriculum do you like the most? What are your hobbies apart from your regular curriculum? As you were a science student, were you preparing for other competitive exams? Will you prefer IIM Indore IPM to them? Tell us some pitfalls of demonetisation. What do you know about Keynesian theory?
- Excerpts from Interview 4: Tell us something about yourself. Explain Rutherford’s gold foil experiment. Differentiate between mean, median and mode. Are you familiar with the term ‘Percentile’? Suppose 340 students take a test and you score 70 percentile marks, what does this mean? Name some of the states where the elections were held? Who is the present Home Minister? Are you familiar with the term FMCG? Who is the present RBI governor? Difference between Repo rate and Reverse Repo rate and how it affects the economy?
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