# IIM (Tiruchirappalli) Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) Entrance Examination

IIM Tiruchirappalli is one of the latest IIM’s which was started by Government of India. In order to get admission for PGPBM in IIM (Tiruchirappalli) for the year 2012, graduates need to qualify entrance examination conducted by this institute. Candidates who qualify this entrance examination will be called for a GD and Personal Interview round.

Structure and Pattern of IIM (Tiruchirappalli) Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) Entrance Examination

This entrance examination will include two main sections –
• Section – A – Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation – 30 objective type questions - 70 minutes time limit
• Section – B – Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning - 30 objective type questions - 70 minutes time limit
Candidates who posses good score in CAT exam will get an exemption from the written examination.

Syllabus of IIM (Tiruchirappalli) Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) Entrance Examination is as follows –

Section – A – Quantitative Ability and Data Interpretation
• Geometry
• Harmonic mean
• HC F
• In-equations
• Installment Payments
• LCM
• Logarithm
• Maxim a & Minima
• Median
• Menstruation
• Mode
• Number Base System
• Number system
• Partnership
• Algebra, Profit & Loss, Averages
• Arithmetic mean
• Arithmetic progression
• Binomial Expansion
• Work
• Work and time
• Percentages
• Permutations & Combinations
• Pipes and Cisterns
• Probability
• C o-ordinate geometry
• Calendar
• Clocks
• Complex numbers
• Geometric mean
• Geometric Progression
• Set Theory
• Simple Interest & Compound Interest
• Surds & Indices
• Tim e -Speed-Distance
• Trigonometry
• Vectors
• Progression
• Bar Graphs
• Column Graphs
• Line Charts
• Pie Chart
• Tables
• Venn Diagrams
Section – B – Verbal Ability and Logical Reasoning
• Analogies
• Antonyms
• Comprehension of passage
• Contextual usage
• Different usage of same word
• Filling the Blanks
• Foreign language words used in English,
• Idioms
• Jumbled paragraphs
• Odd man out
• One word substitution
• Sentence completion
• Sentence Correction
• Syllogisms
• Verbal Reasoning
Eligibility criteria of Structure and Pattern of IIM (Tiruchirappalli) Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) Entrance Examination

Graduation is the main qualification required to apply for IIM (Tiruchirappalli) Post Graduate Programme in Business Management (PGPBM) Entrance Examination. 50% marks is necessary to apply for this entrance examination. SC/ST/PWD candidates are eligible for relaxation in marks.