CAT means Common Admission Test. This exam is a Computer based Test jointly conducted by the IIMs and TCS. CAT Exam 2017 provides admissions into Indian Institute of Management and other Universities for Post Graduate Management Programs i.e. M.B.A. The Applicants who qualify in the Common Admission Test Exam can get the admission in IIMs and other Indian Universities and Colleges.
CAT Exam Details 2017
Common Admission Test is a computer based online test for Admission to Post Graduate Management programs. This test is conducted by the TCS and IIMs. It is one of the best Exam in India which provides admissions for the Students in Management Courses. Every year it releases the CAT 2017 notification in the month of July. The CAT examination is conducted in the month of November every year. Based on the CAT Score, the Indian Institute of Management give the admissions to the candidates.
Common Admission Test (CAT)
CAT is a computer based Test for the Aspirants looking for admissions in IIMs in India. The Test Comprises of Verbal Ability (VA), Quantitative Ability (QA), Reading Comprehension (RC), Logical Reasoning (LR) and Data Interpretation (DI). This Exam is to select the Students for business administration Programs. On basis of rotation, the IIMs will conduct the Exam. A Large Number of Candidates applies for the CAT every year for the admission in MBA Programs. The duration of exam is for 3 hours with the validity of score for one year. Check the below article for more details about the Exam Pattern, Previous Papers, Test Centers, and more.
CAT 2017 Exam Dates and Overview
|Exam Name||Common Admission Test.|
|Board Name||Indian Institutes of Management.|
|Exam Level||All over india.|
|Starting date to apply||First week of August 2016.|
|Last date to apply||First week of September 2016.|
|Admit card||last week of October 2016.|
|Exam date||First week of November 2016.|
|Results date||Second Week of January 2017.|
|Rank Card available from||Second Week of January 2017|
Courses Offered for CAT 2017 Examination
Indian Institute of Management offers many Business Administration Programs for the Candidates. The Courses offered through CAT are
- Post Graduate Management Programs (M.B.A).
CAT Exam Eligibility Criteria
Check the points available below to know the eligibility criteria for the Common Admission Test.
- The Candidates must finish the Bachelors Degree with minimum 50% of marks from a recognized university are eligible for the CAT exam.
- The Students belonging to SC, ST, PWD Category must attain minimum 45% marks in the Bachelors Degree Exam.
- The Applicants completing the Final Year Under Graduation Course are also eligible to apply.
Check the below table for the CAT Notification, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, previous papers, Admit Cards, Result, etc.