Common Admission Test

The Common Admission Test (CAT) is the test which is given by the students to get admission in the Indian Institutes of Management abbreviated as IIMs for various Business Administration programs. The test is conducted by one of the Indian Institutes of Management according to their policy of rotation to get admission for various management programs in Indian Institutes of Management including IITs and IISC. Every year the examination of Common Admission Test is conducted in the months of October and November. During the 20 days testing window, this online examination is conducted for the admission in the post graduate programs. The written examination of Common Admission Test is designed to evaluate the candidate’s quantitative, verbal and nonverbal abilities. The Common Admission Test for the various management programs has two sections. The first section is to check the quantitative ability and the data interpretation techniques while the second section is for the verbal ability and the Logical reasoning.
Candidates need to answer both the sections in 140 minutes. The candidates need to answer the thirty questions within seventy minutes. Once the time will end for the first section, candidates will move to the second section and will not be allowed to go back. To get appear in the CAT examination the candidates must have at least 50% marks in the Bachelor’s degree. The examination is conducted at the large scale and considered as the most difficult examination for the entrance in IIMs to pursue MBA. Three scaled score card is provided to each candidate, first is the overall scaled score and the other two are the scaled scores obtained by the candidates for each section. After the selection in the written examination, the candidates are short listed for Group discussion and the personal Interview process and to get admission in IIMs, these are the last steps. To guide the candidates a 15 minutes tutorial is also offered before the examination of CAT. More about CAT Syllabus, Previous Year Question papers, Sample Papers, Information about the books can be found easily on our edurite website.






  • CAT Syllabus

    CAT stands for Common Admission Test, it is an exam to get admission in IIM's and its score is also valid in some other Management Institution of India. It also follows a CAT Syllabus which includes contents from four knowledge areas that are Quantitative, Data Interpretation, English and Reasoning. Quantitative aptitude tests the Mathematical skills of student and includes questions from...Read More

  • CAT Text Books

    The candidates wants to pursue their Post Graduate courses in Business Management from IIMs need to clear the Common Admission Test. CAT Books have a major role in clearing the examination of CAT and the Common Admission Test Books can be collect form the portal of edurite exam. Books always are the part of student's life and in getting the good rank in the competitive exams candidates also n...Read More

  • CAT Previous Year Question Papers

    Common Entrance Test is the exam conducted by IIM's to take admission in its chain of colleges. Its score card is also valid for other top colleges of India. CAT Question Paper is beneficial for those students who are appearing for this exam. It is must to practice once students are done with the process of understanding the basics using the CAT books. To practice they ne...Read More

  • CAT Sample Papers

    Common Admission Test is organized at a large scale to get entrance in various business administration programs of IITs and IIMs. The CAT sample papers can help the candidates in their preparation for the examination. The conduction of the test is according to the rotation policies of IIMs. The test process goes to 20 days in which the online examination is held at the differ...Read More

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