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CAT Exam 2018 Registration, Application Form iimcat.ac.in Notification

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Indian Institute of Managements (IIMs) is going to conduct CAT Exam for the candidates who want to get admission in the management courses like MBA. Every year the organization conducts Common Admission Test on the rotational basis; this year also the organization is inviting the eligible candidates to fill the CAT application form. As per the notification, the registration will start from 09.08.2017 and ends on 20.09.2017. Candidates who meet the required eligibility can have CAT Exam Registration by going through online mode. You can acquire more details regarding CAT Exam 2018 by visiting the official website of the organization.

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Courses offered by Indian Institute of Managements Minimum Qualification Required
Application fee Process of Selection
Ways to fill Common Admission Test Registration form CAT Exam Centres
About Syllabus CAT Exam Pattern
CAT Admit Card About Result
Cut off list Important date & Note

Applicants must hold Bachelor’s degree in any respective discipline from any recognized institute or university. CA/CS/ICWA professional degree holders are also applicable for the entrance exam. For the purpose of selection, the candidates have to go through the Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interviews (PI). If you want to get success in CAT, proper time management and solving of question paper will help you to score well. Aspirants can obtain more details in regards of CAT Exam 2018 by having a look on this page which is well designed by the team of www.recruitmentinboxx.com.

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Name of the Courses:

Post Graduate Programmes in Management:

Institutes  Programmes
IIM Amritsar PGP
IIM Bodh Gaya PGP IIM Calcutta PGP-PGDM
IIM Indore PGP (Indore, Mumbai), EPGP, PGP-HRM
IIM Jammu PGP IIM Kashipur PGP, EPGP IIM Kozhikode PGP
IIM Nagpur PGP
IIM Sambalpur PGP
IIM Sirmaur PGP
IIM Tiruchirappalli PGP, PGPBM
IIM Udaipur PGP
IIM Visakhapatnam PGP

Fellow Programmes in Management (FPM) [equivalent to Ph.D.]:

Institutes  Programmes
 IIM Ahmedabad FPM
IIM Bangalore FPM
IIM Calcutta FPM
IIM lndore FPM
IIM Kashipur FPM & EFPM
IIM Kozhikode FPM
lIM Lucknow FPM
IIM Ranchi FPM
IIM Rohtak FPM
RGIIM Shillong FPM
IIM Tiruchirappalli FPM
IIM Udaipur FPM

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Eligibility Criteria:

  • Applying candidates must hold bachelor’s degree in any relevant stream from any recognized institute or university.
  • Applicants who are appearing in the final year of any qualifying exam or waiting for the final year result are also eligible to fill the application from.
  • Those candidates who are having CA/CS/ICWA professional degree can also apply for CAT Exam.

Reservation of Seats:

Category Percentage
PWD 3%
ST 7.50%
SC 15%
OBC 27%

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Application Fee:

  • Candidates have to pay Rs 1800/- as an application fee.
  • SC/ ST and PWD category candidates need to Rs 900/- as a registration fee.

Selection Procedure:

The selection procedure consists of Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interviews (PI). Selection of the candidates will be done on the basis of their overall performance in three phases of the selection procedure.

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How to fill CAT Application form:

  • First of all you are required to visit the official website of the organization that is www.iimcat.ac.in
  • Now you on the new page and you need to hit on “Registration for New User” tab and a new page will appear on your screen.
  • Fill the form carefully and upload all the required documents and also upload a recent passport size photograph.
  • After that go through the form once and then hit on submit button and a new Id and password will be generated.
  • Already registered candidates can log in using the generated id and password.
  • Candidates are advised to take a print out of the form for the further future reference.

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Documents/Details Required:

  • Scanned Images of Signature, Photograph & left hand thumb impression. The scanned image size should be less than 80 KB each.
  • Valid Email ID & Mobile Number.
  • Qualification Details.
  • Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking Details.

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CAT Exam Centres:

CAT will be conducted in around 140 test centres spread all over India. Earlier the test was conducted in 136 cities and now some more cities are added as the test centre for CAT and have become 140 in number. Candidates can select the tests centers according to their own preference. Exam centres are as follows:

Port Blair Rohtak Ahmednagar
Kurnool Sonipat Kolhapur
Nellore Simla Nashik
Tirupati Jammu Solapur
Vijaywada Dhanbad Amravati
Visakhapatnam Jamshedpur Aurangabad
Chittoor Ranchi Jalgaon
Itanagar Bangalore Kolhapur
Dibrugarh Belgaum Mumbai
Guwahati Bidar Nagpur
Silchar Chikballapur Nanded
Aurangabad Davanagere Nashik
Gaya Hassan Pune
Muzaffarpur Kolar Ratnagiri
Patna Mandya Satara
Chandigarh Mangalore Solapur
Bhilai Mysore Shillong
Raipur Ramnagara Balasore
New Delhi Shimoga Berhampur
Madgaon Tumkur Bhubaneswar
Verna Udupi Cuttack
Ahmedabad Kochi Sambalpur
Anand Kasargod Rourkela
Gandhinagar Kollam Puducherry
Rajkot Kozhikode Fatehgarh Sahib
Surat Malappuram Jalandhar
Vadodara Thrissur Khanna
Ambala Trivandrum Ludhiana
Bahadurgarh Bhopal Mohali
Faridabad Gwalior Pathankot
Gurugram Indore Patiala
Palwal Jabalpur Phagwara
Panipat Sagar Ropar
Sangrur Madurai Bareilly
Ajmer Namakkal Ghaziabad
Alwar Thanjavur Gorakhpur
Jaipur Tiruchirappalli Greater Noida
Jodhpur Tirunelvelli Kanpur
Kota Hyderabad Lucknow
Sikar Karim Nagar Mathura
Udaipur Khammam Meerut
Chennai Agra Noida
Coimbatore Allahabad Varanasi
Dehradun Burdwan Durgapur
Roorkee Hooghly Kalyani
Asansol Howrah Kolkata

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CAT 2018 Syllabus:

Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension Quantitative Ability
·         Caselets and Tables

·         Bar Graphs and Column Graphs

·         Venn Diagrams

·         Line Charts & Pie Chart

·         Combination of two or more types linked to each other

·         Number and Letter Series

·         Calendars, Cubes and Clocks

·         Binary Logic

·         Seating Arrangement

·         Syllogism

·         Logical

·         Matching

·         Logical Sequence

·         Logical

·         Connectives

·         Blood Relations

·         Synonyms Antonyms (Vocabulary Based)

·         Grammar or English Usage

·         Correction in Sentence

·         Fill in the blanks

·         Jumbled Paragraph and Close Passage

·         Analogies and Reverse Analogies

·         Meaning/Usage Match

·         Verbal Reasoning

·         Summary Questions

·         Reading Comprehension

·         Facts Inferences Judgements


·         Number Systems

·         LCM & HCF

·         Profit, Loss & Discount

·         Percentages

·         Speed, Time & Distance

·         Time & Work

·         Simple & Compound Interest

·         Ratio & Proportion

·         Averages

·         Quadratic & Linear Equations

·         Complex Numbers

·         Logarithm

·         Binomial Theorem

·         Sequences & Series

·         Surds & Indices

·         Inequalities

·         Probability, Permutation and Combination

·         Set Theory

·         Functions & Geometry

·         Mixtures & Alligations

·         Trigonometry

·         Coordinate Geometry & Mensuration

Get Detailed: CAT Syllabus 2017

CAT Exam Pattern 2018:

CAT Exam will be a computer based examination consisting of 100 objective type questions. The number of questions in Verbal and Reading Comprehension and Quantitative Ability sections is 34 and Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning section contains 32 questions. Duration of the examination is three hours. You can have a look on the below given exam pattern.

S.No. Section No. of MCQs No. of Non-MCQs Questions from each section Time allotted to each section (minutes)
1 Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension (VRC) 24 10 34 60
2 Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning (DI & LR) 24 8 32 60
3 Quantitative Ability (QA) 27 7 34 60
Total 75 25 100 180

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About CAT Admit Card 2018:

CAT Admit card will be available from 18.10.2017 on the official website of the organization. Admit card contains some important information like Name of the candidate, Exam date, Exam venue and Important Instructions for exam day. Candidates must download the admit card before the commencement of the exams as without it you may not be allowed to enter the examination hall. Aspirants also need to carry a photo identity along with the admit card.

CAT Result 2018:

Candidates need to go through online mode to download the result. The cut off list will be declared in the second week of January 2018 on the official website. You can get your score card using CAT ID/Sr No. and password. No hard copy of the scorecards will be sent by IIMs to the candidates, they need to download through online procedure.

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CAT Cutoff of IIMs (Expected):

IIMs Sections Category
General OBC-NC SC ST PwD
IIM Ahmedabad VRC 75 50 65 60 60
DI & LR 70 50 65 60 60
QA 70 50 65 60 60
Aggregate 80 60 75 70 70
IIM Bangalore VRC 85 75 70 60 60
DI & LR 80 70 65 60 60
QA 80 70 65 60 60
Aggregate 90 80 75 75 75
IIM Calcutta VRC 80 75 65 60 65
DI & LR 80 75 65 60 65
QA 80 75 65 60 65
Aggregate 90 85 70 70 70
IIM Lucknow VRC 85 77 55 50 55
DI & LR 85 77 55 50 55
QA 85 77 55 50 55
Aggregate 90 82 70 65 70

Common Admission Test Dates:

Opening Date of Registration  09.08.2017
Closing date of registration  20.09.2017 (5:00 pm)
Date to download Admit Card  18.10.2017 to 26.11.2017
Exam date  26.11.2017
Date of result  Second week of January, 2018


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