CAT 2017 HOW TO APPLY
NATIONAL LEVEL ONLINE TEST
CAT 2017 is conducted for admission to different management programmes offered by IIM’s and other B-Schools. CAT 2017 Results will also be considered by IITs, NITs, Faculty of Management Study and Indian Institutes of Science. CAT 2017 will be organised by IIM Calcutta this year. CAT 2017 Registration begins from August 8, 2017 and ends on September 22, 2017. Candidates must make note of change in the exam date. CAT 2017 is now scheduled to take place on December 4, 2017 will be held at different exam centres.
Candidates must take note of the CAT 2017 Eligibility Criteria before applying. The basic eligibility for the exam is minimum 50% marks in graduation for General and OBC category candidates and 45% for reserved category candidates. Students who have already completed their Bachelor degree at least or are in the final year of their pursuing program at the time of commencement of application process are eligible to appear in CAT 2017. There is no age limit set for CAT 2017.
This year, the application process is entirely online. Candidates can visit the CAT Official website,for the latest updates.
|Process||Exam Date||Read More|
|Registration Process||August 2017 – September 2017||How to Fill CAT 2017 Application Form|
|Online Tutorial and Sample Paper released||October 2017||CAT 2017 Practice Papers|
|Admit Card Download||From third week of October||Download CAT 2017 Admit Card|
|Test Date||November or December 2017|
|Result Declaration||Mid of January 2018||CAT 2017 Result|
Candidates will be required to provide the following details while CAT Application Process
|CAT SYLLABUS||CAT MCQ QUESTIONS||CAT PAPER ANALYSIS||CAT PAPER ANALYSIS FOR QA||CAT PAPER ANALYSIS For DI|
This section will require you to fill in your details from class 10 till your most recent academic information. You will need to enter the details of following academic qualifications:
The aggregate percentage will be calculated against all the subjects mentioned in the mark sheet for class 10th. In this section you will need to enter the following details:
In this case again the aggregate percentage will be calculated against all subjects mentioned in the mark sheet for class 12th. In this section you will need to enter the following details:
This section will require you to enter the details of your Bachelor degree program. Do not get confused if your degree is an Honors degree. In this section you can enter details of all types of under-graduate or equivalent programs which are approved by UGC, Association of Indian Universities, or Ministry of HRD.
Candidates who are in the final year of the program should select “Yes” in the field “Are you in the final year of Bachelor Degree?” Those who have completed their Bachelor degree program should select Yes in the relevant field.
The following details will be asked in the form:
This is optional and students who have completed their PG degree only should fill these details. You will have to enter the following details:
After filling in the details click on “Save & Continue” and move to the next section.
This section requires you to fill in your work related information. They will be counted on till July 31,2017. Make sure you mention the information in months and not in years.
Steps to fill in Work Experience details
Here are the steps to fill in your work experience:
This section will require you to select the name of programmes offered at various IIMs as per your preference. It will also ask you to mention your choice of city for interview in an adjacent column. In case of PGP/PGDM programmes at the following IIMs, you must select the same interview centres. The choice of centres include Kashipur, Udaipur, Raipur, Tiruchirappalli, Rohtak and Ranchi.
After the interview centre, you will be asked to select the exam centre out of 4 given choices. After selecting the exam centre preferences, click on “Save and Continue” button.
CAT 2017 Instructions for filling the Application Form
Here are some general instructions that you need to adhere to