CAT 2017 Exam Dates
CAT 2017 Exam Dates will be shortly released by IIM Lucknow. Common Admission Test (CAT) is expected to be held on December 4, 2017. CAT Application Form will be available in August 2017 for all candidates willing to apply.
Candidates who register successfully will be able to download their CAT Admit Card in October 2017 onwards. The exam is a national level entrance exam, held annually in the month of November/December. CAT is conducted for admission to MBA/PGDM management courses in IIMs, IITs, IISc Bangalore and other top b-schools.
CAT Result will be declared in the month of January 2018. The result will be available in the form a score card. Candidates must enter their User Id & Password on the official website to download scorecard.
CAT 2017 Registration Dates
- The registration for CAT 2017 will begin in August 2017.
- Candidates can fill the application form of CAT 2017 through online mode.
- For online registration, students need to register themselves by visiting the official website i.e. iimcat.ac.in.
- They have to provide their complete details of their personal and academic background to complete their CAT Application Form.
- CAT 2017 Registration Fee of INR 1700 can be paid through debit card/credit card. The fee is non-refundable.
Here are all important CAT Registration Dates 2017:
CAT Application Form 2017 will be available from
Last day to pay application fee via online mode
Last date to fill CAT Application Form 2017
Last date for Reprint of filled Application Form
CAT 2017 Admit Card Date
- Candidates can download CAT 2017 admit card in October 2017.
- CAT Admit Card will be made available on the official website of CAT i.e. iimcat.ac.in
- The admit card for CAT is issued only to those candidates, whose applications have been received on time.
- Candidates are also required to paste their recent passport size photograph on the downloaded admit card to be carried to the allocated test centre.
- CAT 2017 Admit card will contain the following information:
- Name of the candidate
- Roll number of the candidate
- Date of examination
- Time of examination
- Details of the test center allotted
CAT 2017 Exam Date
- CAT 2017 is expected to be held on December 4, 2017.
- A total of 100 multiple choice questions will be asked.
- There will be 3 sections in the paper. CheckCAT Exam Pattern
- The duration of CAT 2017 is 180 minutes, i.e. 03 hours.
- Every correct answer given 3 marks each and 1/3rd mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.
CAT 2017 Result Date
- The result of CAT 2017 is likely to be announced on January 15, 2018.
- CAT result will be declared online by its conducting body- IIM Lucknow at iimcat.ac.in.
- Candidates can visit iimcat.ac.in and enter their user id and password to check CAT Result.
- The scores in CAT will be valid for the following academic year only.
- CAT Result will solely be based on a candidate’s performance in the entrance exam.
- All candidates who qualify the exam and secure the minimum CAT Cut off, will participate in the counselling rounds of the respective colleges.
Here is the CAT 2017 Result Date for your reference:
CAT 2017 Result
CAT 2017 Counselling Date
CAT Selection Procedure 2017
- The selection procedure for CAT will be conducted after the announcement of the results by the participating institutes in February 2018.
- Each CAT Participating College has a different criterion to select its students.
- These shortlisted candidates will have to appear in a Group Discussion (GD). At GD stage, students will again be scrutinized on the basis of their performance.
- These shortlisted students will later have to appear in the last stage, personal interview (PI).
- After the PI rounds is over, overall performance of a candidate will be measured, and among many, few will be selected for final admissions.
Following are the documents required at the time of CAT 2017 Counselling:
- Original shortlist letter
- All the original and at least two photocopies of certificates of 10th and 12th.
- CAT 2017 scorecard.
- Original CAT Admit card/hall ticket.
- Four to Six passport size photographs both colourful and black & white.
- Original degree or provisional certificate if candidate is appearing.
- Community certificate (OBC/ST/SC/Other) signed by the authorised authority.
We hope you have taken note of all important dates of CAT 2017. Make sure you do not miss out any of these!