CAT 2017 EXAM CENTERS
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
CAT 2017 is scheduled in the month of December. There will be 2 sessions , In forenoon from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon and in afternoon 2:30 p.m.to 5:30 p.m. Candidates have to report to the test center 1 and a half hour prior to the test timings.Candidates have to carry admit card and original Id proof to the exam hall.
This year CAT Exam will be conducted in 135 cities. In the year 2015, the number of test cities were increased from 99 to 136. Consequently, number of exam centers were also increased from 307 to 650. For Candidates in the Differently Abled category (Low vision and Cerebral palsy), Wheel Chairs will be made available at the test center according to the preference filled in the application form. Around 2 lakhs candidates will take the exam. Candidates can check CAT 2017 Exam Centers list as mentioned below.
The candidates looking for CAT 2017 Exam Centers in Andhra Pradesh can choose from the list of centers given in the table below:
|Test State||Test Cities|
|Andaman and Nicobar||Port Blair|
|New Delhi||New Delhi|
|Jammu & Kashmir||Jammu|
Candidates who clear the CAT Exam stage are called for Group Discussion/Written Ability Test, and Personal Interview. The interviews, earlier, were held at the respective IIMs and the selected candidate had to travel to the respective city for the GD-PI session. However, this posed a problem to candidate’s who received calls from multiple IIMs.
With the aim of cost cutting, and for convenience of candidates, many IIMs conduct interviews in common cities. The table below lists out the interview cities for respective IIMs. For the newer IIMs, one of the older IIMs is the conducting authority.
|IIM Ahmedabad||Ahmedabad, Bangalore, New Delhi, and Kolkata|
|IIM Bangalore||Bangalore, Kolkata, and New Delhi|
|IIM Lucknow||Bangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Hyderabad|
|IIM Indore||Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi|
|IIM Calcutta||Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai|
|IIM Kozhikode||Kozhikode, New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata|
|IIM Shillong||Shillong, Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai|
|IIM Rohtak||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Ranchi||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Raipur||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Trichy||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Udaipur||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Kashipur||Chennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai|
|IIM Bodh Gaya||IIM Calcutta|
|IIM Vishakhapatnam||IIM Bangalore|
|IIM Amritsar||IIM Kozhikode|
|IIM Sambalpur||IIM Indore|
|IIM Sirmaur||IIM Lucknow|
Appearing for CATcan be a stressful experience. While a good preparation can help control the jitters, there are always certain points other than preparation which an aspirant should keep in mind. Here we have listed a few points which a candidate must keep in mind on the day of exam.