IIM CAT Application closing date extended to 23 Sept, Admit Card on 28 October

IIM CAT 2020 registration last date is revised as 23 Sept 2020 (Wednesday). Candidates desirous to take Admissions into MBA programme into paritipating IIMs, now can apply Online for IIM CAT 2020 till the extended date, i.e 23/09/2020.

By Rohit Sindhu, Updated : Sep 16, 2020 12:56 IST
IIM CAT Application closing date extended to 23 Sept, Admit Card on 28 October
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Indian Institutes of Management (IIM) CAT 2020 last date for application submission has been extended to 23rd September. IIM Nodal Agency appointed to condcut Common Admission Test (CAT) on Wednesday, extends the last date for Online application submission for one more week, to Sept 23, 2020. Candidates are provided the IIM CAT 2020 Application registration facility at Online Portal up to 23 Sept, 2020, however, no change in exam schedule is made. IIM CAT 2020 admit card is also scheduled to release on October 28, 2020.

Candidates desirous to register for the Indian Institute of Management Common Admission Test (IIM CAT) for MBA/ Post Graduate Programmes in Management now can apply for the CAT application till 23rd September 2020. IIM CAT 2020 to be conducted on November 29, 2020 at allotted exam centres in Online mode. Common Admission Test (CAT) 2020 to be conducted following the social- distancing and proper safety instructions laid in SOP.

For the IIM CAT 2020 the participating IIMs include IIM Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bodh Gaya, Calcutta, Indore, Jammu, Kashipur, Kozhikode, Lucknow, Nagpur, Raipur, Ranchi, Rohtak, Sambalpur, Shillong, Sirmaur, Tiruchirappalli, Udaipur and Visakhapatnam.

For instructions on how to register online for the IIM CAT 2020, candidates are facilitated the Instruction video at iimcat.ac.in

Common Admission Test (CAT) 2020 Admit Card:

CAT 2020 Admit Card download to begin at 05:00 PM on October 28, 2020 (Wednesday). Candidates using the Registration credentials (Application Number/ ID and Password) will be able to download the IIM CAT 2020 admit cards.

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CAT 2020 Test Day- NOV 29, 2020, Sunday:

IIM will conduct a computer-based Common Admission Test 2020 (CAT 2020) on Sunday, November 29, 2020 in two sessions. Duration of the CAT exam will be 2 hours for all categories. Sectional duration of the exam is 40 minutes (time allotted for candidates of PwD category 60 minutes (tentative). In IIM CAT 2020 exam a total 100 questions to be asked. The Examination will be in Computer based mode. Marking scheme in the exam will be as follows - For every correct response a total 3 marks would be given whereas, 1 mark would be deducted for every wrong response as a penalty.

IIM CAT New Exam Pattern:

  • Verbal Ability & Reading Comprehension- 34 Questions (27 MCQs, 7 TITA Questions)
  • Data Interpretation & Logical Reasoning- 32 Questions (24 MCQs, 8 TITA Questions)
  • Quantitative Ability- 34 Questions (23 MCQs, 11 TITA Questions).

Note- As per revised module, IIM CAT new exam pattern will include a total 100 questions incapsulating a total 74 MCQs and 26 TITA questions.