Registration for CAT has been initiated by the CAT Centre. Registration starts on Wednesday, August 04 at 10.00 am
, and will close on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 5.00 pm
The CAT exam is being convened by IIM Ahmedabad this year. The exam will be held on 28th November, Sunday
. The exam will be held for 2 hours
in three sessions
, like last year. The exam will consist of 3 sections of 40 minutes
each. Prior to 2020, the CAT exam was a three hour exam held in two sessions.
The CAT exam will be conducted online across 158 cities. You will be allowed to choose up to 6 locations
for taking the CAT exam. There will be an edit window open after the registration period to edit only the photograph, signature or test city preference
Candidates have to register on iimcat.ac.in
to fill the forms. They will have to update their personal details as well as education and work-experience details. Candidates with a Bachelor's degree
(or in the final year of a Bachelor's degree) with at least 50% scores or equivalent CGPA (45% for SC, ST or PWD candidates)
are eligible to apply and take CAT.
The registration fee is INR 2200 (INR 1100 for SC, ST and PWD candidates)
, and can be paid by a debit card, credit card, wallet, etc. We recommend that you keep your academic scores handy before filling the forms. You will also need digital copies of your photograph and signature, as well as caste/EWS/PWD certificates
, as applicable.