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CAT 2017 Exam Centers

IIM Lucknow will be conducting CAT 2017 on November 26, 2017. It has announced the list of CAT 2017 exam centers. Many test centers are replaced with new ones this year. In last 4 years, a number of CAT exam cities has gone up substantially and is continuously rising year after year.

In the year 2016, CAT was conducted in 136 cities. This year, there are 140 CAT 2017 exam cities across the nation.

  • The application process has started and candidates can select up to 4 CAT Test cities.
  • Candidates should fill their preferred choice of CAT Test Centers while filling CAT Application Form.
  • If the exam officials are unable to allot a test city of CAT according to candidate’s preference, then a nearby city will be allotted.
  • It is mandatory to carry CAT Admit Card to the exam hall. It will be available from October 18 –November 26, 2017.
  • Carry an original valid photo identity proof such as Driving License, Voter ID, Passport, Aadhar Card to the exam hall.
  • Candidates are required to reach CAT 2017 examination center 1 hour 30 minutes prior to the commencement of the test. Check Here CAT Exam Pattern
  • In case of any questions regarding the exam center of CAT, you may contact the conducting authority.

CAT New Added Test Center 2017

IIM Lucknow brings about the changes, additions and replacement of many CAT test centers in order to facilitate easy accessibility for CAT aspirants and also to help them reduce their commuting time to arrive at the CAT test center.

Bhatinda in PunjabPurnea in BiharWaknaghat in Himachal Pradesh
Samba in J&KDharwad and Gulbarga in KarnatakaErnakulam in Kerala
Ulhasnagar in MaharashtraDhenkanal in OdishaBankura in West Bengal
SNAP 2017 Registration open for MBA/PGDM    
NMAT 2018 Registration open for MBA/PGDM    

CAT Test Centers List 2017

The table below brings to your list of cities where CAT 2017 exam centers will be located.

Test StateTest Cities
Andhra PradeshChittoor
Kurnool
Nellore
Tirupati
Vijayawada
Vishakhapatnam
Arunachal PradeshItanagar
AssamDibrugarh
Guwahati
Andaman and NicobarPort Blair
BiharAurangabad
Gaya
Muzaffarpur
Patna
Purnea
ChandigarhChandigarh
ChhattisgarhBhilai
Raipur
New DelhiNew Delhi
GoaMadgaon
Verna
GujaratAhmedabad
Anand
Gandhinagar
Rajkot
Surat
Vadodara
HaryanaAmbala
Bahadurgarh
Faridabad
Gurgaon
Palwal
Panipat
Rohtak
Sonipat
Himachal PradeshShimla
Jammu & KashmirJammu
JharkhandDhanbad
Jamshedpur
Ranchi
KarnatakaBengaluru
Belgaum
Bidar
Chikballapur
Davanagere
Hassan
Kolar
Mandya
Mangalore
Mysore
Ramnagara
Shimoga
Tumkur
Udupi
KeralaKochi
Kasaragod
Kozhikode
Kollam
Malappuram
Thrissur
Thiruvananthapuram
Madhya PradeshBhopal
Gwalior
Indore
Jabalpur
Sagar
MaharashtraAhmednagar
Amravati
Aurangabad
Jalgaon
Kolhapur
Mumbai
Nagpur
Nashik
Navi Mumbai
Pune
Solapur
Nanded
Ratnagiri
Satara
Thane
MeghalayaShillong
OdishaBhubaneshwar
Cuttack
Sambalpur
Balasore
Berhampur
Rourkela
PuducherryPuducherry
PunjabFatehgarh Sahib
Jalandhar
Ludhiana
Mohali
Patiala
Ropar
Sangrur
RajasthanJaipur
Jodhpur
Kota
Udaipur
Ajmer
Alwar
Sikar
TamilnaduChennai
Coimbatore
Madurai
Namakkal
Tiruchirappalli
Tirunelvelli
Thanjavur
TelanganaHyderabad
Karim Nagar
Khammam
Uttar PradeshAgra
Allahabad
Ghaziabad
Gorakhpur
Greater Noida
Kanpur
Lucknow
Meerut
Varanasi
Bareilly
Mathura
UttarakhandDehradun
Roorkee
West BengalDurgapur
Hooghly
Asansol
Bishnupur
Howrah
Kolkata
Kalyani
Siliguri
Burdwan

How to Choose CAT Exam Center 2017?

  • Candidates are required to fill any four examination centers while applying for CAT 2017
  • At the second step of form-filling, the system will ask you for your four preferred centers.
  • The final allotment of exam centers is according to the choices filled by the candidate in his form.
  • If the choice of the first center is not available, the second center gets automatically included in CAT admit card.
  • Changes in the preference of the center admit card will not be allowed.

Instructions for CAT Exam Center 2017

  1. You need to reach the test center by 7:30 a.m. for forenoon session or by 1:00 p.m. for the afternoon session.
  2. Candidates reaching late (after 8:45 a.m. for forenoon / 2:15 p.m. for afternoon sessions) WILL NOT be permitted inside the test center.
  3. Only Admit Card and original Photo ID proof will be permitted inside the test hall.
  4. Applicants who have opted for using a scribe MUST also carry the duly filled Scribe Affidavit (available on the CAT website) along with the Photo ID proof (original plus a copy) of the scribe.
  5. Your Admit Card (plus scribe affidavit if applicable) will be collected by the test invigilator and WILL NOT be returned to you. These will be retained by the invigilator.
  6. Any kind of watch, mobile phones, earphones, microphones, pager, health band or any other electronic gadgets, any printed/blank/hand written paper, pencil box, pouch, calculator etc., are NOT allowed inside the test center.
  7. Candidates wearing shoes or any other closed footwear WILL have to leave the footwear (including socks) outside the exam hall. You can wear open footwear like chappals, sandals etc.
  8. On the day of the test, your digital fingerprint scan will be captured.
  9. Candidates whose fingerprints cannot be digitally scanned due to reasons like applying Mehndi / henna / any cosmetic colors’ etc., will not be permitted to take the test.
  10. It is strongly recommended that you avoid applying Mehndi on your hands (palm side) for at least 5 days prior to the test.

IIM Interview Centers 2017

CAT Selection Procedure this year 2017 is varied according to the participating institutes. Majorly there are two steps of CAT 2017 selection procedure. First one is CAT exam itself and the second one is GD and Interview rounds conducted by the institutes. Candidates will be shortlisted for the second round that is for GD and Personal Interview round on the basis of CAT Score.

IIMs follow the below-given steps for the CAT Selection Procedure 2017.

1. Result and Shortlisting

  • After the declaration of the CAT Result 2017, candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of CAT score percentile and cut off for all IIMs.
  • The list of shortlisted candidates will be made available on the websites of individual IIM.
  • Each IIM will send the call letters to the shortlisted candidates.
  • The shortlisting criteria vary from IIM to IIM.

2. Admission Process

  • This round of selection may vary according to the institutes.
  • This round includes Written Ability Test (WAT), Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interviews (PI).
  • Admission authorities may also include the other factors like –
  1. Previous academic performance of the candidates
  2. Relevant work experience and
  3. Other similar inputs for shortlisting the candidates at the different level of admission procedure.

The table below lists out the interview cities for respective IIMs. For the newer IIMs, one of the older IIMs is the conducting authority.

IIMInterview City/Center
IIM AhmedabadAhmedabad, Bangalore, New Delhi, and Kolkata
IIM BangaloreBangalore, Kolkata, and New Delhi
IIM LucknowBangalore, Kolkata, Lucknow, Mumbai, New Delhi, and Hyderabad
IIM IndoreBangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Indore, Kolkata, Mumbai, and New Delhi
IIM CalcuttaKolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai
IIM KozhikodeKozhikode, New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata
IIM ShillongShillong, Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai
IIM RohtakChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM RanchiChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM RaipurChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM TrichyChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM UdaipurChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM KashipurChennai, Bangalore, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai
IIM NagpurN/A
IIM Bodh GayaIIM Calcutta
IIM VishakhapatnamIIM Bangalore
IIM AmritsarIIM Kozhikode
IIM SambalpurIIM Indore
IIM SirmaurIIM Lucknow

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